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Full Circle: A Memoir
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|This title releases October 25, 2017

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Stanton In Her Own Time: A Biographical Chronicle Of Her Life, Drawn From Recollections, Interviews…

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Among nineteenth-century women’s rights reformers, Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815–1902) stands out for the maternal and secular advocacy that shaped her activism and public reception. A wife and mother of seven, she was also a prolific writer,…
The Days of Henry Thoreau: A Biography
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|December 8, 2015

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Henry David Thoreau is generally remembered as the author of Walden and "Civil Disobedience," a recluse of the woods and a political protester who once went to jail. To his contemporaries he was a minor disciple of Emerson; he has since joined the ranks of…
The Complete Memoirs of Casanova "The Story of My Life" (All Volumes in a single book, illustrated…

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What can be said about Casanova? Writer, seducer, poet, socialite, philosopher, friend of royalty, Mozart and Voltaire, wit, playwright, lover of life, man on the run. His life was more colourful than the most far-fetched tale and he was a lover and seducer as…
Franz Schubert: A Biography
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|November 1, 1997

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Franz Schubert (1797-1828) was born in Vienna of immigrant parents. During his short life he produced an astonishing amount of music. Symphonies, chamber music, opera, church music, and songs (more than 600 of them) poured forth in profusion. His 'Trout'…
«My Name is Freida Sima»: The American-Jewish Women's Immigrant Experience Through the Eyes of a…

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Freida Sima (Bertha) Eisenberg Kraus was among the two million Jewish men, women and children who emigrated from Europe to the United States during the Great Wave of Immigration (1881–1914). This book tells her story and that of her family, from her birth…
Bird of Passage: Recollections of a Physicist

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Here is the intensely personal and often humorous autobiography of one of the most distinguished theoretical physicists of his generation, Sir Rudolf Peierls. Born in Germany in 1907, Peierls was indeed a bird of passage," whose career of fifty-five years took…
Tokutomi Soho, 1863-1957: A Journalist for Modern Japan

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Tokutomi Soho was one of modern Japan's most prolific, most popular, and most influential journalists and social critics. Through a comprehensive and balanced biography of this important public figure, John Pierson examines the interaction of a man and his time.…
Martin van Buren and the American Political System

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Donald Cole analyzes the political skills that brought Van Buren the nickname Little Magician," describing how he built the Albany Regency (which became a model for political party machines) and how he created the Democratic party of Andrew Jackson.…
I DIED A THOUSAND TIMES IN AFRICA
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|January 8, 2014

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William Wordsworth: A Life
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|April 1, 1990

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Based on intimate knowledge of the poet's manuscripts, on a fresh look at contemporary records, and on a study of the mass of material that has appeared since the last serious biography, a quarter-century ago, this new account of Wordsworth focuses on what was…
The Passion Of Michel Foucault: PASSION OF MICHEL FOUCAULT

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Based on extensive new research and a bold interpretation of the man and his texts, The Passion of Michel Foucault is a startling look at one of this century's most influential philosophers. It chronicles every stage of Foucault's personal and professional…