Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend a weekend with Coco Chanel?
One might expect that a book written on the subject of style should be made very reader friendly. One might expect this, but that is not what is delivered in this reissue of a 1996 edition.Mr.
In these recessionary times, buying a book like Secret Historian only makes good sense for the frugal reader, in that it consists of a dizzying array of biographies, all bound within a sin
Immediately after Fort Sumter surrendered, the author tells us of the tremendous enthusiasm for war in both the North and the South.
Houghton, Mifflin, Harcourt, April 2009
This is a fantastic account for both general and academic audiences.
Romance with a social message rooted in Christianity is the basis of Kathi Macias’ Extreme Devotion Series.
"I have committed 100,000 crimes, and those crimes were just all style."
about the same: selling people a good time they desperately wanted.”
According to his only child, Christopher, William F.
Not too many autobiographies begin with the author sliding down the birth canal.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010
About 13 years ago, the German philosopher Jürgen Habermas wrote:
Woe be unto the American marketplace. Its raw commodities are exhausted, its markets sullied; it is a land of bad deals, betrayed customers, and unscrupulous operators. . . .
This charming book consists of two novellas; the first is Feeding Mrs.
What makes the information in Design, Measurement and Management of Large-Scale IP Networks unique is that it is based on actual measurements collected from the Sprint IP backbone.
What makes poetry intriguing? One answer may be found among the stanzas of Coffeehouse Meditations. Ms.
For any cookbook author, figuring out your audience can be tricky.
Across the “pond” and beyond, A Thousand Cuts, by Londoner Simon Lelic not only emulates the headlines, it dissects them by exploring the views and theories of those observers and amateur
Niccolò Capponi is a historian and direct descendent of Machiavelli.
For the better part of this year, newspapers, magazines, the blogosphere, radio, TV, and bookstores have been filled with analyses of how President Obama squandered his initial popularity by pushin
Consider these words, penned by a man who helped shape one of the most prosperous eras in American business history:
I only recently learned that my father played second base when he was in Little League; I was, justifiably, cordoned off in left field.