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- Medallion Media Group 2011; US$ 9.99
Delivering an inside account of one of wrestling's most famous fighters, this autobiography offers a rare chance to learn about Joe "Animal" Laurinaitis's life both inside and outside the ring. Revealing riveting stories about his participation in the 1980s and 1990s superstar wrestling team the Road Warriors, it recounts memorable fights with his... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 56.00
The present volume has as its primary aim readings, from a feminist perspective, of a number of works from Russian literature published over the period in which the woman question rose to the fore and reached its peak. All the works considered here were produced in, or hark back to, a fairly narrowly defined period of not quite 20 years... more...
- Editions Rodopi 1905; US$ 101.00
Turgenev is in many ways the most enigmatic of the great nineteenth-century Russian writers. A realist, he was nevertheless drawn towards symbolism and the supernatural in his later career. Renowned for his authentic depictions of Russian life, he spent l more...
- Editions Rodopi 2012; US$ 60.00
Perhaps more than any other nineteenth-century Russian writer, Dostoevskii?s continuing popularity rests on his contemporary relevance. The prophetic streak in his creativity gives him the same lasting appeal as dystopian novelists such as Zamiatin and Orwell whom he influenced and whose ethical concerns he anticipated. Religious themes are prominent... more...
- Reaktion Books 2013; US$ 25.00
London from Punk to Blair is a rich portrait of Europe?s foremost capital. An array of contributors, including poets, journalists, teachers, historians, wanderers, drinkers, photographers, and foodies, offer a selection of personal and subjective readings of the city since the late ?70s. These essays chart a variety of literal and metaphorical explorations... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 94.00
One of the most famous quotations in the history of Russian literature is Fedor Dostoevskii?s alleged assertion that ?We have all come out from underneath Gogol?s Overcoat?. Even if Dostoevskii never said this, there is a great deal of truth in the comment. Gogol certainly was a profound influence on his work, as were many others. Part of this book?s... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 165.00
This volume addresses a range of issues which underlie the notions of European identity. Among them: what does it mean to be a European? What place will minorities find in the Europe of the twenty-first century? What roles will women play in the future communities? Will Europe become more open to diversity, or become increasingly introspective? more...
- Simon & Schuster 2007; US$ 15.00
Turning conventional wisdom on its head, The Blue Way shows why socially progressive companies that make political contributions to "blue" politicians and causes outperform "red" companies. The idea that progressives are better at businesses than conservatives will surprise most people - including many progressives. But as The Blue Way shows,... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 106.40
The present volume has as its central aim a reassessment of the works of Ivan Turgenev for the twenty-first century. Against the background of a decline in interest in nineteenth-century literature the articles gathered here seek to argue that the period in general, and his work in particular, still have much to offer the modern sensibility. The volume... more...