April 2017

Picture of Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives: Sex, Gender, and Archaeology.

Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives: Sex, Gender, and Archaeology.

Joyce, Rosemary A.

Explores how men and women in many times and places represented sexual differences and how...

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Picture of Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Kelly, Nataly and Zetzsche, Jost.

A treasure trove of interesting and entertaining stories which show how translation and in...

$31.95 $14.95

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Picture of Christ to Coke: How Image Becomes Icon.

Christ to Coke: How Image Becomes Icon.

Kemp, Martin.

Explores the stories of eleven images - from high art to the love heart - teasing out what...

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Picture of The Vision of Frank Lloyd Wright: A Complete Guide to the Designs of an Architectural Genius.

The Vision of Frank Lloyd Wright: A Complete Guide to the Designs of an Architectural Genius.

Heinz, Thomas A.

Offers new insights into the character of this ‘…complex, powerful and at all times confid...

$39.95

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Picture of The Grand American Home.

The Grand American Home.

McCulloch, Janelle (ed.).

The homes depicted and described have all been worked on by the many talents of the archit...

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Picture of Taylor Cullity Lethlean: Making Sense of Landscape.

Taylor Cullity Lethlean: Making Sense of Landscape.

Lee, Gini and Ware, SueAnne (eds.).

The Taylor Cullity Lethlean landscape architects have practices in Adelaide and Melbourne ...

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Picture of Pop Art: A Colourful History.

Pop Art: A Colourful History.

Sooke, Alastair.

It was invented in London and shifted attention from the exalted to the everyday, making a...

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Picture of Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Gade, Anna M.

Islam has undergone widespread religious revitalization in Indonesia. Engagement with The ...

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Picture of The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists.

The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists.

Morgan, Ann Lee.

An informative reference for scholars, students, museumgoers and those members of the publ...

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Picture of China's Wars: Rousing the Dragon, 1894-1949.

China's Wars: Rousing the Dragon, 1894-1949.

Jowett, Philip S.

In the late 19th century China was ’…a ramshackle and isolated medieval empire upon whom t...

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Picture of Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life.

Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life.

Ackroyd, Peter.

An engrossing and intelligent biography of the actor who was born in London and who became...

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Picture of Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Boehling, Rebecca L. and Larkey, Uta.

A family's recently discovered correspondence provides the inspiration for this fascinatin...

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Picture of Bending Adversity: Japan and the Art of Survival.

Bending Adversity: Japan and the Art of Survival.

Pilling, David.

Provides a portrait of a stubbornly resistant nation with a history of overcoming successi...

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Picture of A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

Brown, Andrew.

He argues that modern biographies work by framing life as a struggle against drink, drugs,...

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Picture of Murdoch's World: The Last of The Old Media Empires.

Murdoch's World: The Last of The Old Media Empires.

Folkenflik, David.

Rupert Murdoch, the media tycoon, has redefined the culture of news and the rules of journ...

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Picture of Letters to Huldah.

Letters to Huldah.

Hellyer, Jill.

Huldah Turner was Jill Hellyer's English teacher at North Sydney Girls' High School and it...

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Picture of Sydney and Violet: Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce, and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis.

Sydney and Violet: Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce, and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis.

Klaidman, Stephen.

Tells the story of how Sydney and Violet Schiffe, ‘despite their commercial and Jewish ori...

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Picture of Queen Victoria: A Life of Contradictions.

Queen Victoria: A Life of Contradictions.

Dennison, Matthew.

A concise look at Victoria’s complicated and psychologically fascinating personality and c...

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Picture of A Chronology of Jane Austen and Her Family: 1600-2000.

A Chronology of Jane Austen and Her Family: 1600-2000.

Le Faye, Deirdre.

For nearly forty years Deirdre Le Faye, one of the world's leading authorities on Jane Aus...

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Picture of Rudyard Kipling.

Rudyard Kipling.

Lycett, Andrew.

A rich and detailed biography of the famous writer, whose imperialist stance has caused co...

$49.95 $16.95

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Picture of Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Morris, James McGrath.

A very good biography of the Jewish Hungarian immigrant to the USA who became a media baro...

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Picture of My Salinger Year.

My Salinger Year.

Rakoff, Joanna.

At 23 she had left university with dreams of becoming a poet, and moved to New York. She t...

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Picture of Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela.

Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela.

Mandela, Nelson.

Mandela has been one of the world’s great moral and political leaders. The story of his li...

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Picture of The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince.

The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince.

Ridley, Jane.

Brilliantly entertaining and rich in every detail, this is an impeccably researched biogra...

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