John Stanislaus Joyce
John Wyse Jackson/Peter CostelNew York 1997
James Joyce often remaked that his wit, gift for storytelling, and many of his...
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Love in America
Julian GreenNew York 1994
Plausible portraits of James Lord
Lord, JamesNew York 2003
Over the course of his life as a friend and confidant of artists and collectors,...
The Pigeon Tunnel
Le Carr?, JohnViking, New York, 2016
From his years serving in British Intelligence during the Cold War, to a career as a writer that took him from war-torn Cambodia to Beirut on the cusp of the 1982 Israeli invasion, to Russia before...
Cimino, Al & Smith, Durden Jo & Frasca, M.A.Arcturus Publishing, London
The Mafia began on a small island in the Mediterranean, Sicily. It grew to become a major political force in Italy, while its tentacles penetrated every aspect of life in the United States. Through...
Architects of Death: The Family Who Engineered the Death Camps
Bartlett, KarenSt. Martin's Press, New York
Architects of Death tells the astonishing story of how the gas chambers and crematoria that facilitated the murder and incineration of more than one million people in the Holocaust were designed...
Fire and Flames
GeronimoPm Press, Oakland CA
Translated for the first time into English, the history of the German autonomous anticapitalist movement is traced back to the 1970s in this firsthand account. Battling police in riot gear, the...
On Power and Ideology: The Managua Lectures
Chomsky, NoamHaymarket Books, Chicago Il
In the late 1980s, in the midst of Reagan's interventions in Central America, Chomsky travelled to Nicaragua and gave the lectures that became On Power and Ideology. The lectures provide a master...
Rogue States: The Rule of Force in World Affairs
In this still-timely classic, Noam Chomsky argues that the real rogue states are the United States and its allies. Chomsky turns his penetrating gaze toward U.S. involvement in the Middle East,...
Wilhelm Liebknecht and German Social Democracy
Pelz, William A.Haymarket Books, Chicago Il
Wilhelm Liebknecht and German Social Democracy is the most comprehensive collection available in English of the speeches and writings of Wilhelm Liebknecht, founder and leading voice of the German...
Titian: His Life
Hale, SheilaHarper Collins, New York
The first definitive biography of the master painter in more than a century, Titian: His Life is being hailed as a "landmark achievement" for critically acclaimed author Sheila Hale (Publishers...
A History of Cannibalism
Constantine, NathanArcturus Publishing Limited, 2018, London
This work is presented in a blisteringly honest, nothing-barred style of narrative. It tackles one of society's last remaining taboo subjects unflinchingly. "Silence of the Lambs", "Deliverance",...
How to Keep a Pet Squirrel
Scheffler, AxelFaber and Faber Limited, London, 2010
While dipping into The Children's Encyclopaedia of 1910, Axel Scheffler came across a small but indispensable guide to procuring and caring for your pet squirrel. Intrigued by the unlikely notion...
J. D. Salinger - A Life
Slawenski, KennethRandom House Trade Paperback, New York, 2012
One of the most popular and mysterious figures in American literary history, author of the classic Catcher in the Rye, J. D. Salinger eluded fans and journalists for most of his life. Now comes a...
Who Rules The World?
Chomsky, NoamHenry Holt and Company, New York, 2016
The world's leading intellectual offers a probing examination of the waning American century, the nature of US policies post-9/11, and the perils of valuing power above democracy and human rights....
The town of Bethlehem carries so many layers of meaning--some ancient, some mythical, some religious--that it feels like an unreal city, even to the people who call it home. Today, the city is...
Rare Books Uncovered
Rego Barry, Rebecca
Read about the family whose discovery in their attic of a copy of Action Comics No. 1--the first appearance of Superman-saved their home from foreclosure. Or the Salt Lake City bookseller who...
Revolution: The History of England from the Battle of the Boyne to the Battle of Waterloo
The fourth volume of Peter Ackroyd's enthralling History of England, beginning in 1688 with a revolution and ending in 1815 with a famous victory. In Revolution, Peter Ackroyd takes readers from...
Slang is the language of pop culture, low culture, street culture, underground movements and secret societies; depending on your point of view, it is a badge of honor, a sign of identity or a...
Einstein and the Rabbi
A bestselling author and rabbi?s profoundly affecting exploration of the meaning and purpose of the soul, inspired by the famous correspondence between Albert Einstein and a grieving rabbi.
Jerusalem: The Biography
Montefiore, Simon Sebag
Jerusalem is the universal city, the capital of two peoples, the shrine of three faiths; it is the prize of empires, the site of Judgement Day, and the battlefield of today's clash of...
Building and Dwelling
Building and Dwelling is the definitive statement on cities by the renowned public intellectual Richard Sennett. In this sweeping work, he traces the anguished relation between how cities are built...
The Talmud - A Biography
The story of the ancient Jewish scripture, the Talmud, a thrilling insight into the Jewish psyche and a devastating account of the history of anti-semitism. Dr Harry Freedman is a writer and...
Why You Like It - The Science and Culture of Musical Taste
From the chief architect of the Pandora Radio?s Music Genome Project comes a definitive and groundbreaking examination of how your mind, body, and upbringing influence the music you love. Everyone...
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