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Bottom of the Ninth: Branch Rickey, Casey Stengel, and the Daring Scheme to Save Baseball from Itself

Bottom of the Ninth

Branch Rickey, Casey Stengel, and the Daring Scheme to Save Baseball from Itself

Henry Holt and Co. (2010)
US$6.79

Fifty years ago, as baseball faced crises on and off the field, two larger-than-life figures took...

Genre and the City
Taylor and Francis (2013)
US$46.52

This book’s chapters analyze aspects of urban politics with a combination of critical thinking...

The Speaking Self: Language Lore and English Usage: Second Edition
Springer International Publishing (2017)
US$82.94

This book aims to explain social variation in language, otherwise the meaning and motivation of...

A Sense of Place: Great Travel Writers Talk About Their Craft, Lives, and Inspiration

A Sense of Place

Great Travel Writers Talk About Their Craft, Lives, and Inspiration

Travelers' Tales (2009)
US$16.58

Great writers inspire readers to head out in search of foreign sunsets, but in this instance, they...

The Creative Spark: How musicians, writers, explorers, and other artists found their inner fire and followed their dreams

The Creative Spark

How musicians, writers, explorers, and other artists found their inner fire and followed their dreams

Travelers' Tales (2019)
US$18.99

The creative spark resides in all of us, but some activate that spark more than others. In 50-plus...

Wrestling with Shylock: Jewish Responses to The Merchant of Venice

Wrestling with Shylock

Jewish Responses to The Merchant of Venice

Cambridge University Press (2017)
US$108.00

This book explores responses to The Merchant of Venice by Jewish writers, critics, theater artists,...

War Crimes, Atrocity and Justice
Wiley (2014)
US$22.46

What do we know about war crimes and justice? What are the discursive practices through which the...

Politics and Time
Wiley (2016)
US$23.40

Catastrophic events like the bombing of Hiroshima, Hurricane Katrina’s devastation of New Orleans,...

Methods and Nations: Cultural Governance and the Indigenous Subject

Methods and Nations

Cultural Governance and the Indigenous Subject

Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$47.82

Methods and Nations critiques one of the primary deployments of twentieth-century social science:...

Cinematic Geopolitics
Taylor and Francis (2008)
US$45.23

In recent years, film has been one of the major genres within which the imaginaries involved in...