A Vindication Of Love: Reclaiming Romance for the Twenty-first Century by Cristina NehringA Vindication Of Love: Reclaiming Romance for the Twenty-first Century by Cristina Nehring

A Vindication Of Love: Reclaiming Romance for the Twenty-first Century

byCristina Nehring

Paperback | May 25, 2010

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"A fierce and lively book. . . .This is one of those rare books that could make people think about their intimate lives in a new way." — New York Times Book Review

“A rousing defense of imprudent ardor and romantic excess. . . . It’s difficult to deny that [Nehring] is on to something.” — Wall Street Journal

A thinking person’s “guide” that makes the case for love in an age both cynical about and fearful of strong passion. Bold and challenging, A Vindication of Love has inspired praise and controversy, and brilliantly reinvigorated the romance debate. A perfect choice for readers of Alain de Botton’s How Proust Can Change Your Life and Pierre Bayard’s How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read.

A highly acclaimed and consistently provocative critic and essayist, Cristina Nehring has written forAtlantic Monthly,Harper's, theNew York Times Book Review,Condé Nast Traveler,New Yorkmagazine,American Scholar, theLos Angeles Times, and theLondon Review of Books, among other publications. She lives with her daughter in Paris, Los Ang...
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Title:A Vindication Of Love: Reclaiming Romance for the Twenty-first CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.79 inPublished:May 25, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060765046

ISBN - 13:9780060765040

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“A fierce and lively book.... one of those rare books that could make people think about their intimate lives in a new way.”