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- Oxford University Press, UK 1998; US$ 8.99
The nine lives in this selection include those of Lycurgus, Pericles, Solon, Nicias, Themistocles, Alcibiades, Cimon, Agesilaus, and Alexander. Portraying virtues to be emulated and vices to be avoided, Plutarch explores with great insight the interplay of character and political action. This new translation is accompanied by a lucid introduction,... more...
- HarperCollins Publishers 2009; Not Available
A milestone in the history of popular theology, ?The Screwtape Letters? is an iconic classic on spiritual warfare and the power of the devil. more...
- HarperCollins Publishers 2010; Not Available
C.S. Lewis?s dazzling allegory about heaven and hell ? and the chasm fixed between them ? is one of his most brilliantly imaginative tales, as he takes issue with the ideas in William Blake?s ?The Marriage of Heaven and Hell?. more...
- Taylor Trade Publishing 2002; US$ 9.99
President Theodore Roosevelt left his mark on every facet of American life. Here, in a single volume, are not only his best Teddyisms and lost words, but also the best of Roosevelt's most memorable quotations, which serve to illuminate every area of our culture. more...
- BenBella Books, Inc. 2013; US$ 12.95
Released just before the March 2013 feature film Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters , this new edition is updated through The Last Olympian , and includes several brand new essays! The #1 New York Times bestselling Percy Jackson series? The Lightning Thief , The Sea of Monsters , The Titan?s Curse , The Battle of the Labyrinth , and The Last... more...
- Scribner 2009; Not Available
One might not expect a woman of Edith Wharton's literary stature to be a believer of ghost stories, much less be frightened by them, but as she admits in her postscript to this spine-tingling collection, "...till I was twenty-seven or -eight, I could not sleep in the room with a book containing a ghost story." Once her fear was overcome, however, she... more...
- Prometheus Books 2012; US$ 11.99
A charming biography that brings to life a famous figure of American literature and a distant, simpler age in the history of our country. If you were attending school in the late-nineteenth century, it's very likely that your teacher would have taught you to memorize lines from "The Village Blacksmith" by renowned poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. And... more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 19.95
When facing a moral dilemma, Isabel Dalhousie--Edinburgh philosopher, amateur detective, and title character of a series of novels by best-selling author Alexander McCall Smith--often refers to the great twentieth-century poet W. H. Auden. This is no accident: McCall Smith has long been fascinated by Auden. Indeed, the novelist, best known for his... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2012; US$ 12.77
Previously published as Mandela's Way Written by the co-author of international bestseller Long Walk to Freedom , Nelson Mandela: Portrait of an Extraordinary Man presents fifteen powerful lessons on life and leadership based on the life and work of Nelson Mandela, whose fight against apartheid in South Africa has become an enduring... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 1.99
According to The Waiter, eighty percent of customers are nice people just looking for something to eat. The remaining twenty percent, however, are socially maladjusted psychopaths. Waiter Rant offers the server's unique point of view, replete with tales of customer stupidity, arrogant misbehavior, and unseen bits of human grace transpiring in the... more...