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- Wings Press 2012; US$ 9.99
Focusing on the United States' Desert Southwest, this compilation of poetry celebrates its flora, fauna, customs, and people. An insightful collection, it includes an interesting trope that runs throughout the book, implying a comparison between native dance and traditional notions of poetic meter. more...
- BenBella Books, Inc. 2014; US$ 6.99
Six hunters and two official guides are going on the trip of their lifetime. Their destination? Earth as it was a hundred million years ago, long before human dominion, when the great hot-blooded dinosaurs ruled supreme. Each of the time travelers has a different motive. Some are on the strange safari for pay. Others are taking a psychological and... more...
- LSU Press 2014; US$ 9.95
In this collection, Jacqueline Osherow gives us perfectly formed, musical poems that glide between the worlds of art, architecture, literature, and religion. Traveling through Europe, Tel Aviv, and New York, Osherow observes with a keen eye the details of objects -- beautiful buildings and ancient artifacts -- and of the conversations and interactions... more...
- Felony & Mayhem Press 2013; US$ 9.99
Julian Kestrel, gentleman sleuth and dandy, becomes fascinated with the unsolved case of the murder of a Milanese aristocrat and the disappearance of his protégé, a brilliant young English opera singer. What has become of the singer?s fiancée and the aristocrat?s notoriously surly manservant? Could the murder be tied to Italy?s tumultuous politics?... more...
- Arcade Publishing 2013; US$ 23.95
This is not the Africa of Isak Dinesen, nor the Africa of Joy Adamson. This is the Africa of civil wars and tribal massacres, where the Lord?s Resistance Army recruits child-soldiers after forcing them to kill their parents and eat their hearts. The aid workers who voluntarily subject themselves to life here are a breed of their own. Meet Hickey,... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 74.99
This book looks at the more recent works of fiction by Stephen King as well as an examination of his nonfiction book, On Writing , published in 2000. Works discussed in this volume include Duma Key , The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon , Under the Dome , Joyland , and Dr. Sleep . more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 79.99
This book studies the novels of writer Mark Helprin in relation to Dante?s Divine Comedy by demonstrating that Helprin?s novels are both popular works of literature and serious explorations of philosophical and political themes. In the end, Helprin?s novels offer a robust defense of liberal democracy, while advocating for ancient virtue.... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 20.74
Überraschend neue Blicke auf drei Meisterwerke der Moderne - Wolfgang Matz bietet eine atemlose Lektüre. Liebe und Betrug sind die ewigen Themen der Literatur, von Tristan und Isolde bis Don Giovanni - mitten im 19. Jahrhundert taucht aber plötzlich im Gesellschaftsroman eine neue Variante der alten Geschichte auf: der Ehebruch in der bürgerlichen... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 16.51
Hauptbeschreibung Der Koreaner Choi Seung-Ho wird oft als Zivilisationskritiker bezeichnet, der den Zerstörungen des industriellen Zeitalters nachfragt. Seine Gedichte berufen sich auf die Schönheit des Alltäglichen und suchen nach einer Einheit des Menschen mit der Natur. Während er in den frühen Büchern die Erkundung der realen Welt durch das Individuum... more...
- Universitätsverlag Winter 2014; US$ 40.95
?I am because you are? is a key passage in ?What I Loved? (2003), contemporary American writer Siri Hustvedt?s third novel, and a recurring motif throughout both her fictional and nonfictional work. This volume examines relational identity formation in her writing, especially the relationship between self and other in photography and painting, the... more...