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John Payne Collier: Scholarship and Forgery in the Nineteenth Century
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John Payne Collier: Scholarship and Forgery in the Nineteenth Century

John Payne Collier (1789–1883), one of the most controversial figures in the history of literary scholarship, pursued a double career. A prolific and highly influential writer on the drama, poetry, and popular

Yale University Press - 9780300096613

Failure of Empire: Valens and the Roman State in the Fourth Century A.D.
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Failure of Empire: Valens and the Roman State in the Fourth Century A.D.

Failure of Empire is the first comprehensive biography of the Roman emperor Valens and his troubled reign (a.d. 364-78). Valens will always be remembered for his spectacular defeat and death at the

University Of California Press - 9780520233324

33 Months As A POW In Stalag Luft III: A WWII Airman Tells His Story
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33 Months As A POW In Stalag Luft III: A WWII Airman Tells His Story

An American World War II prisoner tells his story of the Great Escape Many fascinating stories of the Great Escape have been told since the end of World War II. Not until

Fulcrum Publishing - 9781555915360

The Day John Met Paul: An Hour-by-Hour Account of How the Beatles Began
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The Day John Met Paul: An Hour-by-Hour Account of How the Beatles Began

With many new photos and an updated introduction, The Day John Met Paul, a critically-acclaimed Beatles book, re-appears in a visually stunning second edition. The book is an hour-by-hour account of the

Routledge - 9780415979337

Walking to Vermont: From Times Square into the Green Mountains -- a Homeward Adventure
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Walking to Vermont: From Times Square into the Green Mountains -- a Homeward Adventure

A distinguished former foreign correspondent embraces retirement by setting out alone on foot for nearly four hundred miles, and explores a side of America nearly as exotic as the locales from which

Simon & Schuster - 9780743251525

The Last Kamikaze: The Story of Admiral Matome Ugaki
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The Last Kamikaze: The Story of Admiral Matome Ugaki

This is the story of a man and a Navy--Vice Admiral Matome Ugaki and the Imperial Japanese Navy. By 1945 the Imperial Navy was physically destroyed and Admiral Ugaki was given the

Praeger Publishers - 9780275940676

Eminent Educators: Studies in Intellectual Influence (Contributions to the Study of Education)
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Eminent Educators: Studies in Intellectual Influence (Contributions to the Study of Education)

Eminent Educators is the first book of its kind. Focusing on the four intellectual giants of the 20th century--John Dewey, Howard Gardner, Carol Gilligan, and John Ogbu--the book provides biographical information and

Greenwood Press - 9780313310607

To Love This Life, Quotations by Helen Keller
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To Love This Life, Quotations by Helen Keller

To Love This Life is a beautiful and moving souvenir of one of the world's most admired women. This memorable collection of quotations from Helen Keller brings words of wisdom, courage, and

Afb Press - 9780891283478

Get Carter: Backstage in History from JFK's Assassination to the Rolling Stones
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Get Carter: Backstage in History from JFK's Assassination to the Rolling Stones

For most of his life, Bill Carter has been hearing two words that either struck fear in his heart or caused it to race for an entirely different reason: Get Carter. Early

Fine's Creek Publishing Llc - 9780977460427

Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Documentary History (Contributions in American History)
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Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Documentary History (Contributions in American History)

Both Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt were giants in public life. From strikingly different backgrounds, and sharply contrasting styles and approaches, each man left his unique mark upon the presidency. This

Greenwood Press - 9780313306082

Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
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Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea

In 1978 Eric Hansen found himself shipwrecked on a desert island in the Red Sea. When goat smugglers offered him safe passage to Yemen, he buried seven years' worth of travel journals

Vintage - 9780679738558

Constantine Samuel Rafinesque: A Voice in the American Wilderness
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Constantine Samuel Rafinesque: A Voice in the American Wilderness

Half a century after the death of Constantine Samuel Rafinesque in 1840, a small number of researchers, biographers, and historians of natural science suggested that the famed botanist's last name should become

University Press Of Kentucky - 9780813123165

Breaking Clean
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Breaking Clean

In this extraordinary literary debut third-generation homesteader Judy Blunt describes her hardscrabble life on the prairies of eastern Montana in prose as big and bold as the landscape. On a ranch miles

Vintage - 9780375701306

Agrippina: Sex, Power, and Politics in the Early Empire
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Agrippina: Sex, Power, and Politics in the Early Empire

In this dynamic biography-the first on Agrippina the Younger in English-Anthony Barrett paints a startling new picture of the powerful first-century Roman woman who was the sister of the emperor Caligula, wife

Yale University Press - 9780300078565

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