November 2015

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Picture of The Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora.

The Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora.

Lal, Brij V. et al (eds.).

Shows how Indians live and work in almost every corner of the world and have influenced li...

$139.95 $24.95

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Picture of A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt - And Why They Shouldn't.

A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt - And Why They Shouldn't.

Irvine, William B.

He investigates the history of insults, the role they play in society and the many ways so...

$26.95 $7.95

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Picture of Edvard Munch.

Edvard Munch.

Hoifodt, Frank.

It might be just a little one, but this book, published by the Tate, tells us a lot about ...

$9.95

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Picture of John Everett Millais: Illustrator and Narrator.

John Everett Millais: Illustrator and Narrator.

Goldman, Paul.

Examines the importance of Millais' distinguished contribution to the history and developm...

$53.95 $14.95

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Picture of Imagining Childhood.

Imagining Childhood.

Langmuir, Erika.

Written by an art historian who says that pictures of children in Western art don't just m...

$99.95 $29.95

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Picture of Making the Most of Your Pressure Cooker: How to Create Delicious, Healthy Meals in Double Quick Time.

Making the Most of Your Pressure Cooker: How to Create Delicious, Healthy Meals in Double Quick Time.

Humphries, Carolyn.

The pressure cooker is once again fashionable in today's modern lifestyle - and

you'...

$26.95 $9.95

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Picture of In Search of Elegance: Towards an Architecture of Satisfaction.

In Search of Elegance: Towards an Architecture of Satisfaction.

Lincourt, Michel.

What is architecture and how is it judged? Architecture should be elegant, not only to sat...

$57.95 $7.95

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Picture of China's Silent Army: The Pioneers, Traders, Fixers and Workers Who Are Remaking the World in Beijing's Image.

China's Silent Army: The Pioneers, Traders, Fixers and Workers Who Are Remaking the World in Beijing's Image.

Cardenal, Juan Pablo.

The 'silent army' is made up of the many ordinary Chinese citizens working around the worl...

$42.95 $14.95

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Picture of Liberace.

Liberace.

Alston, Isabella.

A small-format, highly illustrated biography of the flamboyant piano player who began in t...

$9.95

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Picture of Cleopatra: A Life.

Cleopatra: A Life.

Schiff, Stacy.

Schiff returns to classical sources to separate fact from fiction and reconstruct Cleopatr...

$49.95 $14.95

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Picture of Idea Man: A Memoir by the Co-Founder of Microsoft.

Idea Man: A Memoir by the Co-Founder of Microsoft.

Allen, Paul.

Paul Allen and Bill Gates were two young mavericks who turned technology on its head. Thei...

$29.95 $3.95

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Picture of Mr. Churchill's Profession: Statesman, Orator, Writer.

Mr. Churchill's Profession: Statesman, Orator, Writer.

Clarke, Peter.

Part 1 provides biographical chapters on Churchill's early life. By the time he had reache...

$39.95 $19.95

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Picture of Body of Truth: D.H. Lawrence: The Nomadic Years 1919-1930.

Body of Truth: D.H. Lawrence: The Nomadic Years 1919-1930.

Callow, Philip.

A poignant and revealing story of the artist at the close of his life. He was a quintessen...

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Picture of A Genius for Money: Business, Art and the Morrisons.

A Genius for Money: Business, Art and the Morrisons.

Dakers, Caroline.

James Morrison was one of the least-known but most extraordinary of 19th-century merchant ...

$52.95 $19.95

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Picture of One Leg Too Few: The Adventures of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore.

One Leg Too Few: The Adventures of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore.

Cook, William.

The story of the extraordinary partnership and friendship of the pair who created the comi...

$69.95 $24.95

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Picture of Citizen Soldier: A Life of Harry S. Truman.

Citizen Soldier: A Life of Harry S. Truman.

Donald, Aida D.

Truman was an unlikely, accidental president. He came from poor farming stock and joined t...

$34.95 $14.95

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Picture of A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II.

A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II.

Paterson, Michael.

Her life, of course, has been exhaustively documented, but this look at her life 'behind t...

$26.95 $9.95

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Picture of 'Swampy': Tall Tales and True From Boyhood and Beyond.

'Swampy': Tall Tales and True From Boyhood and Beyond.

Marsh, Bill.

In this collection of stories Bill Marsh takes us from his childhood in a small outback to...

$32.95 $7.95

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Picture of Graham Greene: A Life in Letters.

Graham Greene: A Life in Letters.

Greene, Richard (ed.).

His letters reveal a life consumed by political fights and turbulent romantic relationship...

$55.95 $19.95

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Picture of Dangerous Ambition: Dorothy Thompson and Rebecca West: New Women in Search of Love and Power.

Dangerous Ambition: Dorothy Thompson and Rebecca West: New Women in Search of Love and Power.

Hertog, Susan.

These two smart, self-made women, friends for more than 40 years achieved unprecedented fa...

$55.00 $14.95

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Picture of Slovenly Kate and Other Stories from the Struwwelpeter Library.

Slovenly Kate and Other Stories from the Struwwelpeter Library.

Hoffmann, Heinrich.

These cautionary tales (1875) are all darkly humorous where naughty children receive their...

$7.95

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Picture of Such Things Happen: The Life of a Typographer.

Such Things Happen: The Life of a Typographer.

Lewis, John.

He tells a terrific story about his life as an illustrator, wartime camofleur, typographer...

$55.00 $16.95

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Picture of A Widow's Story.

A Widow's Story.

Oates, Joyce Carol.

She tells the heart-breaking story of her husband's unexpected death and her consequent un...

$35.00 $12.95

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Picture of Shane Warne: Portrait of a Flawed Genius.

Shane Warne: Portrait of a Flawed Genius.

Wilde, Simon.

No cricketer's life, on or off the field has aroused such interest, or been subject to suc...

$29.95 $3.95

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