“I am only human, although I regret it.”—Mark Twain
Waugh’s Lincoln and McClellan promised to be a study of their relationship that broke new ground.
Keep Your Wives Away from Them is a must-have addition to any feminist scholar of religion’s bookshelf.
Wilbert Rideau, a black man unjustly sentenced to death when he was nineteen for having killed a white woman in a botched bank robbery in 1961, spent 44 years in Louisiana prisons, the most notorio
Plume, September 2009
Heart of the Game, by S. L.
Forest Gate is a novel revealing the true cost of stereotypes and cultural propaganda and how everyone is guilty of this new type of blaxploitation being used by politicians, media—especia
(Larson Publications, June 16, 2010)
Richard Clarke served in the White House for four presidents and was appointed National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Counterterrorism under Bill Clinton, and the first
Despite our economic malaise, one industry has emerged and continues to thrive: the publication of books about our economic malaise.
Even in the 21st century, relatively little is known about schizophrenia.
(The Lyons Press, 2008)
The title says it all, and the book delivers what is on the label. According to the blurb on the back cover, Leslie Goldman, MPH, is a health writer for the American Medical Association.
Author John Caird is an impressively credentialed theater man.
As words for this review materialize upon the screen, Mötley Crüe’s Greatest Hits’ crunches and screams in the background, raucous and direct in the commutation from auditory to written form.
This year’s Slap-In-The-Face-Get-A-Grip-Bub Award for business books goes to Jeffrey Pfeffer, business professor at Stanford and author of nine volumes on organization dynamics.
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, April 15, 2010)
Hailed as the sequel to the 1980s cult classic, The Official Preppy Handbook, True Prep is a new outlook on all things preppy.
Army National Guard Captain Benjamin Tupper brings us this important collection of blogs and essays from his year-long tour in Afghanistan.
(Palgrave Macmillan, April 13, 2010)
It was Tom Peters who started the business book boom.
In the history of fashion, there is little space devoted to designers who accessorized or augmented the much-ballyhooed fashions of the twentieth century. In this instance, Miriam Haskell is a st
This uniquely-titled book was written by Wes Moore, the Rhodes Scholar, U.S. Army paratrooper, and White House Fellow. He is the successful Wes Moore.
Cowboy Conservatism is an illuminating history of modern conservatism in the state of Texas—a conservatism that spread throughout the United States, but that began with a bullet that took