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Original Essays | September 4, 2014

Edward E. Baptist: IMG The Two Bodies of The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

My new book, The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, is the story of two bodies. The first body was the new... Continue »
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Sacre Bleu: A Comedy D'Art by Christopher Moore
Sacre Bleu: A Comedy D'Art

Ellis, January 2, 2013

This book dazzles because of its thorough scholarship, skillful plotting and fully developed characters that feel real and human. Based on (mostly) real people ��" French impressionist painters ��" this book crackles with energy and humor. The depth and reach of this book, which blends fact and fiction seamlessly ��" makes for that rare work of fiction that never lets the reader down. The author of "Lamb" has truly stretched his talent and brought his readers into a vividly imagined story that recalls Phillip Pullman's impressive skills for richly textured, compelling storytelling,
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Buddha #01: Kapilavastu by Osamu Tezuka
Buddha #01: Kapilavastu

Ellis, January 1, 2010

All of the books in Osamu Tezuka's life of the Buddha, in graphic novel format, display a remarkable artistic and spiritual consistency; The series is inspiring, uplifting and loads of fun to read.
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