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  • Former Peopleby Douglas Smith

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012; US$ 22.99

    Epic in scope, precise in detail, and heart-breaking in its human drama, Former People is the first book to recount the history of the aristocracy caught up in the maelstrom of the Bolshevik Revolution and the creation of Stalin's Russia. Filled with chilling tales of looted palaces and burning estates, of desperate flights in the night from marauding... more...

  • Former Peopleby Douglas Smith

    Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 7.30

    Epic in scope, intimate in detail, heartbreaking in its human drama, this is the first book to recount the history of the nobility caught up the maelstrom of the Bolshevik Revolution and the creation of Stalin?s Russia. It is a book filled with chilling tales of looted palaces, burning estates, of desperate flights from marauding thugs and Red Army... more...

  • Rasputinby Douglas Smith

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 35.99

    On the centenary of the death of Rasputin comes a definitive biography that will dramatically change our understanding of this fascinating figure A hundred years after his murder, Rasputin continues to excite the popular imagination as the personification of evil. Numerous biographies, novels, and films recount his mysterious rise to power... more...

  • Helsinki Driftby Douglas Burnet Smith

    Dundurn 2002; US$ 7.99

    In these poems Smith takes the reader on a kaleidoscopic journey through Amsterdams antique streets and canals, Tuscanys sun-soaked landscapes, and more. more...

  • On the Genealogy of Moralsby Friedrich Nietzsche; Douglas Smith

    OUP Oxford 1998; US$ 7.99

    On the Genealogy of Morals (1887) is a book about the history of ethics and about interpretation. Nietzsche rewrites the former as a history of cruelty, exposing the 4entral values of the Judaeo-Christian and liberal traditions - compassion, equality, justice - as the product of a brutal process of conditioning designed to domesticate the animal vitality... more...

  • Ever Wonder Why?by Douglas B. Smith

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 6.99

    Everyone knows that...donuts have holes...we clink glasses before saying a toast...golfers yell "fore!" before teeing off...we nod our heads yes and shake our heads no...But how many of us know why? You'll learn the answers and a whole lot more in this fun and fact-filled almanac. And all you have to do is ask WHY?! more...

  • The Birth of Tragedyby Friedrich Nietzsche; Douglas Smith

    OUP Oxford 2008; US$ 6.99

    The Birth of Tragedy (1872) is a book about the origins of Greek tragedy and its relevance to the German culture of its time. For Nietzsche, Greek tragedy is the expression of a culture which has achieved a powerful balance between insight into the chaos and suffering which underlies all existence and the discipline and clarity of rational Apollonian... more...

  • On Democracy's Doorstep: The Inside Story of How the Supreme Court Brought "One Person, One Vote" to the United Statesby J. Douglas Smith

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 16.99

    A Washington Post Notable Work of Nonfiction A Slate Best Book of 2014 The inside story of the Supreme Court decisions that brought true democracy to the United States As chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Earl Warren is most often remembered for landmark rulings in favor of desegregation and the rights of the accused. But Warren... more...

  • Biocomputingby Douglas W. Smith

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    The results of today's genome projects promise enormous medical and agricultural benefits and point to a new predictive approach to the conduct of future research in biology. Biocomputing: Informatics and Genome Projects represents a survey of the needs and objectives of genome projects as of the early 1990's. It provides the groundwork necessary... more...

  • Managing White Supremacyby J. Douglas Smith

    The University of North Carolina Press 2003; US$ 29.99

    Tracing the erosion of white elite paternalism in Jim Crow Virginia, Douglas Smith reveals a surprising fluidity in southern racial politics in the decades between World War I and the Supreme Court's 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision. Smith draws on official records, private correspondence, and letters to newspapers from otherwise anonymous... more...