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- Random House Publishing Group 2004; US$ 16.00
In the spring of 1884 Ulysses S. Grant heeded the advice of Mark Twain and finally agreed to write his memoirs. Little did Grant or Twain realize that this seemingly straightforward decision would profoundly alter not only both their lives but the course of American literature. Over the next fifteen months, as the two men became close friends and intimate... more...
- Penguin Group US 2007; US$ 17.00
A unique look at the complex relationship between two of America?s foremost World War II leaders The first book ever to explore the relationship between George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower, Partners in Command eloquently tackles a subject that has eluded historians for years. As Mark Perry charts the crucial impact of this duo on victory in... more...
- Basic Books 2014; US$ 29.99
At times, even his admirers seemed unsure of what to do with General Douglas MacArthur. Imperious, headstrong, and vain, MacArthur matched an undeniable military genius with a massive ego and a rebellious streak that often seemed to destine him for the dustbin of history. Yet despite his flaws, MacArthur is remembered as a brilliant commander whose... more...
- Penguin Group US 2002; US$ 13.99
In the late 1820s Sarah and Angelina Grimké traded their elite position as daughters of a prominent white slaveholding family in Charleston, South Carolina, for a life dedicated to abolitionism and advocacy of women's rights in the North. After the Civil War, discovering that their late brother had had children with one of his slaves, the Grimké sisters... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95
This bestselling introduction to Chinese society uses the themes of resistance and protest to explore the complexity of life in contemporary China. The fully revised third edition adds three new chapters on gender and the family, the reform of the Hukou system and village governance. A comprehensive resource for undergraduates and specialists, this... more...
- World Wisdom 2012; US$ 9.99
What is the essence of a human being seen through the prisms of spirituality, psychology, sociology, and love, and also of sacred art? And seen also through those of leadership and justice, as well as of politics, and even crime, along with the roles of sexuality and marriage? This book defines man and woman in the context of both cosmology and society,... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 51.80
Rarely do academics and policymakers have the opportunity to sit down together and contemplate the broadest consequences of war. Our comprehension has traditionally been limited to wars causes, execution, promotion, opposition, and immediate political and economic ends and aftermath. But just as public health researchers are becoming aware of... more...
- Penguin Group US 2015; US$ 9.99
A collection of historic writings from the slave-owner-turned-abolitionist sisters portrayed in Sue Monk Kidd?s novel The Invention of Wings Sarah and Angelina Grimké?s portrayal in Sue Monk Kidd?s latest novel, The Invention of Wings , has brought much-deserved new attention to these inspiring Americans. The first female agents for the American... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 99.99
The 1940s is a lost decade in horror cinema, undervalued and written out of most horror scholarship. This book deconstructs persistent scholarly discourse by re-evaluating the historical, political, economic, and cultural factors of 1940s horror cinema to recover a decade of horror. more...