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- The Text Publishing Company 2012; US$ 12.95
Just off the boat from Italy, Nino Culotta arrives in Sydney. He thought he spoke English but he‚??s never heard anything like the language these Australians are speaking. They‚??re a Weird Mob is an hilarious snapshot of the immigrant experience in Menzies-era Australia, by a writer with a brilliant ear for the Australian way with words. more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2015; US$ 14.99 US$ 10.99
When young Vittorio Innocente?s mother, Cristina, is bitten by a snake in the family stable, no one sees the blue-eyed stranger leaving except for Vittorio. He struggles to keep his mother?s secret but secrets in a small village are hard to keep, and while Cristina?s belly gradually grows under her loose dresses, they find themselves shunned by their... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2015; US$ 30.00 US$ 22.50
From multi-award winning author Nino Ricci comes a novel of devastating emotional power and intelligence, and often breathless suspense: the story of one man's descent into sleeplessness.† †††††David Pace is a man who has it all--a successful career as an almost-famous academic, a wife blessed with both beauty and brains, a young son and a lovely... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 67.99
By considering the works of Herodotus against a background of late archaic and early classical Greek culture and society, these new essays by an international team of experts make a thought-provoking contribution to the ongoing debates concerning literacy and oral culture. - ;The origins and development of Greek historiography cannot be properly understood... more...
- Other Press 2010; US$ 16.95
Winner of the 2008 Governor General’s Award for Fiction Montreal during the turbulent mid-1980s: Chernobyl has set Geiger counters thrumming across the globe, HIV/AIDS is cutting a deadly swath through the gay population worldwide, and locally, tempers are flaring over the recent codification of French as the official language of Quebec.... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2009; US$ 22.00
From Governor General? s Award-winner Nino Ricci, one of Canada?s most highly acclaimed literary voices, Testament is a bold work of historical fiction. Set in a remote corner of the Roman Empire at a moment of political unrest and spiritual uncertainty, it re-tells the life of a holy man of enormous charisma who alters the course of human history.... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2009; US$ 18.95
The crater held a circle of stars above them as if they were closed up in a snow globe, a private cosmos. He thought of Darwin sleeping out on the pampas during his Beagle trip, a middle-class white kid traveling the world, the first of the backpackers. It was only afterwards, really, that he had made any sense of what he had seen. Alex wondered what,... more...
- Temple University Press 2010; US$ 85.50
In this systematic historical analysis, Nino Langiulli focuses on a key philosophical issue, possibility, as it is refracted through the thought of the Italian philosopher Nicola Abbagnano. Langiulli examines Abbagnano's attempt to raise possibility to a level of prime importance and investigates his understanding of existence. In so doing, the... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2009; US$ 90.00
A reading of women's post-war literary representations in terms of exemplarity. more...