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  • Hardworking Catsby Lisa Kerber; John Ungar

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 14.95

    Lisa Kerber wrote and illustrated The Countdown to Baby Advent Calendar . Lisa and her husband currently live in Marlborough, New Hampshire, with their three overindulged cats, Ummie, Posh, and Peebzo. John Ungar is a former communications consultant who designs custom holiday cards. He lives in San Francisco, California. more...

  • Helenby Ronald K. S. Euripides; James Michie; Colin Leach

    Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 19.99

    Outstepping the literal bounds of genre, this work has been referred to by scholars as both a tragedy and a comedy. This translation attempts to preserve Euripides' structure of subtlety and his comments on both the futility of war and the distinction between appearance and reality. more...

  • Helping Friends and Harming Enemiesby Mary Whitlock Blundell

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 36.00

    This book is a detailed study of five plays of Sophocles that examines a key ethical principle. more...

  • Heracles and Euripidean Tragedyby Thalia Papadopoulou

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 96.00

    This book explores the complex questions about divinity and human values examined in Euripides' Heracles. more...

  • The Herald Diaryby Ken Smith

    Black & White Publishing 2012; US$ 2.90

    It was the year that saw Rangers Football Club face Big Tax, administration and life in Division Three, Greece struggle with teetering debt, Scots wrestle with the idea of a referendum on independence and the Scottish football team watching Euro 2012 from the comfort of their sofas. And what did most Scots do? Well, of course, we laughed about it -... more...

  • The Herald Diaryby Ken Smith

    Black & White Publishing 2013; US$ 2.90

    It was a year of big questions in Scotland: should we become independent? When will the economy improve? What happened with all that sun? And will we hear the pitter-patter of tiny panda paws on Scottish soil soon? These questions, and so many more, were put to The Herald newspaper's Diary column, where views on world affairs, plus all the hilarious... more...

  • The Herald Diaryby Ken Smith

    Black & White Publishing 2011; US$ 2.90

    If all Scotsmen think they are a comedians, then the Herald newspaper's daily Diary column is their jokebook. When true life cartwheels over into humour or a joke is cracked in a Scottish office, bar or playground, it usually ends up in the Diary. The year 2011 has brought us royal weddings, Scottish elections, tumbling house prices, headline-grabbing... more...

  • Holidays in Heckby P. J. O'Rourke; O'; P. J. Rourke

    Atlantic Books 2011; US$ 7.99

    Holidays in Heck takes the reader on a globe-trotting journey to far-reaching places including China, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan and the Galapagos Islands. The collection begins after the Iraq War, when P.J. retired from being a war correspondent because he was "too old to keep being scared stiff and too stiff to keep sleeping on the ground." Instead... more...

  • Holidays in Hellby P. J. O'Rourke; O'; P. J. Rourke

    Atlantic Books 2012; US$ 7.99

    Now available as an ebook, the original classic in which P.J. O'Rourke takes on the role of tour guide with hilarious results P.J. O'Rourke travels to hellholes around the globe in Holidays in Hell , looking for trouble, the truth, and a good time. After casually sight-seeing in war-torn Lebanon and being pepper-gassed in Korea, P.J. checks... more...

  • Homer in the Twentieth Centuryby Barbara Graziosi; Emily Greenwood

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 49.99

    A collection of essays exploring the crucial place of Homer in the cultural landscape of the twentieth century. It contributes to current debates about the nature of the Western literary canon, the evolving notion of world literature, the relationship between orality and the written word, and the dialogue between texts across time and space. - ;This... more...