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What Is To Be Done? (89 Edition)
What Is To Be Done? (89 Edition)
by Nikolai G. Chernyshevsky
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**** A BCL3 choice. Michael R. Katz (Russian, U. of Texas, Austin) has translated the socialist classic and provided a long introduction with Wm. G. Wagner (history and Russian, Williams College). Wagner has provided annotations to allusions... (read more)

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Auuaboogie (07 Edition)
Auuaboogie (07 Edition)
by Susan Straight
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Straight writes with tenderness and insight about the lives of people from the Westside, a black neighborhood in a large southern California city--but it isn't the California everyone knows or thinks they know.... (read more)

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Natural Life: Thoreau's Worldly Transcendentalism
Natural Life: Thoreau's Worldly Transcendentalism
by David M. Robinson
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Traces--on the event of the sesquicentennial of Thoreau's "Walden--the evolution of the concept of "natural life" as an ethical standard in Thoreau's writings with an emphasis on the later phase of his career and his engagement with science and natural... (read more)

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The Passionate Troubadour: A Medieval Novel about Francis of Assisi
The Passionate Troubadour: A Medieval Novel about Francis of Assisi
by Edward M. Hays
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More than simply picturing the patron saint of poverty, peace, ecology, and animals, this book depicts Francis of Assisi as a holy model for becoming fully oneself as a unique individual.... (read more)

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Beyond the Pale
Beyond the Pale
by Elana Dykewomon
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"Beyond the Pale" tells the stories of two Jewish women living through times of darkness and inhumanity in the early 20th century, capturing their undaunted love and courage in luminous and moving prose.... (read more)

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The Five Books of Moses Lapinsky
The Five Books of Moses Lapinsky
by Karen X Tulchinsky
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A family saga about a Jewish boy-cum-champion boxer, set against the Great Depression, race riots and WWII. Ocular Productions has purchased the film rights and secured funding (release date to come).... (read more)

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A Reckless Moon
A Reckless Moon
by Dianne Warren
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Dianne Warren has crafted seven exquisite stories, each of them a novella in scope. Each of the stories features a casual violation that brings home the fragility of middle-class life in this suburban world of small accidents with enormous repercussions.... (read more)

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Montana 1948
Montana 1948
by Larry Watson
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“From the summer of my twelfth year I carry a series of images more vivid and lasting than any others of my boyhood and indelible beyond all attempts the years make to erase or fade them… “ So begins David Haydens story of what happened in... (read more)

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The Five Books of Moses Lapinsky
The Five Books of Moses Lapinsky
by Karen X. Tulchinsky
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In researching the life of his boxer father Sonny, historian Moses Lapinsky uncovers a pivotal event. On a hot Toronto night in 1933, at an amateur baseball game at Christie Pits field, four Nazi youths flashed a large black swastika, shouting "Heil... (read more)

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The Devil's General/ Germany: Jekyll and Hyde
The Devil's General/ Germany: Jekyll and Hyde
by Carl Zuckmayer
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Both works in this volume - a play by Carl Zuckmayer (1896-1977) and an unusual contemporary study of Nazi Germany by Sebastian Haffner (1907-99) - bear testimony to the disturbing events that were to change German history in the aftermath of World War I.... (read more)

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Postcards from Ed: Dispatches and Salvos from an American Iconoclast
Postcards from Ed: Dispatches and Salvos from an American Iconoclast
by Edward Abbey
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Edward Abbey (1927-1989) was a singular American writer and cult hero, as famous for books like Desert Solitaire and The Monkey Wrench Gang as he was infamous for the prickly persona of "Cactus Ed." Abbey's postcards and letters, legendary during his... (read more)

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
by Jean Giono
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Twenty years ago Chelsea Green published the first trade edition of The Man Who Planted Trees, a timeless eco-fable about what one person can do to restore the earth. The hero of the story, Elzéard Bouffier, spent his life planting one hundred... (read more)

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Cracking India
Cracking India
by Bapsi Sidhwa
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Eight-year-old Lenny, spirited daughter of an affluent Parsee family, narrates the story of the breaking of India as she witnesses Muslims, Hindus, Christians, and Sikhs fight for their land and their lives during the dividing of the country into Hindu... (read more)

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The Song of Kahunsha
The Song of Kahunsha
by Anosh Irani
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Moving, poignant, and wonderfully rich in the sights and sounds of Bombay, this novel is the story of ten-year-old Chamdi's search for his long-lost father and his own struggle for survival on the city's dangerous streets.... (read more)

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Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres)
Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres)
by Gina Wisker
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This is a series of introductory books about different types of writing. One strand of the series focuses on genres such asScience Fiction, Horror, Romance, and Crime, and the other focuses on movements or styles often associated with historicaland... (read more)

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Please
Please
by Peter Darbyshire
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A surreal portrait of a cold urban world from a young writer whose short stories have already earned high praise. Please chronicles the life of an emotionally numb man who drifts through a hallucinatory world of parties filled with celebrity wannabes... (read more)

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Sky Bridge
Sky Bridge
by Laura Pritchett
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The Crow Eaters
The Crow Eaters
by Bapsi Sidhwa
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The Five: A Novel of Jewish Life in Turn-Of-The-Century Odessa
The Five: A Novel of Jewish Life in Turn-Of-The-Century Odessa
by Vladimir Jabotinsky
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Education of Cyrus (01 Edition)
Education of Cyrus (01 Edition)
by Xenophon
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