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Picture of Careless People: Murder, Mayhem and the Invention of the Great Gatsby.

Careless People: Murder, Mayhem and the Invention of the Great Gatsby.

Churchwell, Sarah.

The Great Gatsby

was Scott Fitzgerald's masterpiece, and this tells the true and ext...

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Picture of The Seeds of Fiction: Graham Greene's Adventures in Haiti and Central America 1954-1983.

The Seeds of Fiction: Graham Greene's Adventures in Haiti and Central America 1954-1983.

Diederich, Bernard.

The author was a correspondent for Time

magazine and a trusted friend of Greene's. H...

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Picture of Gendering The Master Narrative: Women and Power in The Middle Ages.

Gendering The Master Narrative: Women and Power in The Middle Ages.

Erler, Mary C. and Kowaleski, Maryanne (eds.).

This collection provides a crucial reassessment of the role of women in the power structur...

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Picture of Disasters: Image and Context.

Disasters: Image and Context.

Hinton, Peter (ed.).

A collection of papers on the considerable range of phenomena which might reasonably be ca...

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Picture of Straight Flush: The College Kids Who Dealt Their Way to a Billion-Dollar Online Poker Empire - and How It All Came Crashing Down.

Straight Flush: The College Kids Who Dealt Their Way to a Billion-Dollar Online Poker Empire - and How It All Came Crashing Down.

Mezrich, Ben.

It is the true story of a group of students from the University of Montana who turned a we...

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Picture of Blood and Justice: The Seventeenth Century Parisian Doctor Who Made Blood Transfusion History.

Blood and Justice: The Seventeenth Century Parisian Doctor Who Made Blood Transfusion History.

Moore, Pete.

Paints a lively picture of 17th century attempts to perfect a scientific technique that on...

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Picture of Leningrad: Siege and Symphony.

Leningrad: Siege and Symphony.

Moynahan, Brian.

Tells the stupendous, heart-rending story of the siege of Leningrad, one of the most cultu...

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Picture of The Shop Girls: A True Story of Hard Work, Friendship and Fashion in an Exclusive 1950s Department Store.

The Shop Girls: A True Story of Hard Work, Friendship and Fashion in an Exclusive 1950s Department Store.

Seymour, Ellee.

It was in Cambridge that the elegant and exclusive department store, Heyworths, employed t...

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Picture of The Phone Book: The Curious History of the Book That Everyone Uses But No One Reads.

The Phone Book: The Curious History of the Book That Everyone Uses But No One Reads.

Shea, Ammon.

Shea turns a seemingly boring topic into an informative read in this examination of the ph...

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