Biography

Picture of Alexander Hamilton: American.

Alexander Hamilton: American.

Brookhiser, Richard.

He was one of the 'founding fathers' of America but is one of the least understood. He is ...

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Picture of Derek Jarman.

Derek Jarman.

Charlesworth, Michael.

Explores the life of the European filmmaker who also designed sets for ballet and opera, w...

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Picture of A Very English Hero: The Making of Frank Thompson.

A Very English Hero: The Making of Frank Thompson.

Conradi, Peter J.

Frank Thompson was the lover of author, Iris Murdoch who recruited him into the Communist ...

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Picture of Hothouse: The Art of Survival and the Survival of Art at America's Most Celebrated Publishing House, Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Hothouse: The Art of Survival and the Survival of Art at America's Most Celebrated Publishing House, Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Kachka, Boris.

A remarkable story: both a review of the life and times of Roger Straus and a history of h...

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Picture of The Man Who Changed the Way We Eat: Craig Claiborne and the American Food Renaissance.

The Man Who Changed the Way We Eat: Craig Claiborne and the American Food Renaissance.

McNamee, Thomas.

Craig Claiborne taught me how to cook, well not personally but through his New York Times ...

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Picture of Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding of California.

Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding of California.

Orfalea, Gregory.

Beginning with Serra's boyhood on the island of Mallorca this is the captivating story of ...

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Picture of Polly: Memories of an East End Girl.

Polly: Memories of an East End Girl.

Smith, Jeff.

Mary Rebecca Chambers, known to all as Polly, was born in 1911 and spent her formative yea...

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Picture of Robert Adam: An Illustrated Life of Robert Adam, 1728-92.

Robert Adam: An Illustrated Life of Robert Adam, 1728-92.

Tames, Richard.

His name is equated with style and elegance. He was more often responsible for renovation,...

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Picture of Patrick O'Brian: The Making of the Novelist.

Patrick O'Brian: The Making of the Novelist.

Tolstoy, Nikolai.

Tolstoy was O'Brian's much loved stepson and tells of O'Brian's life up to the time when h...

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