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FAMOUS BIOGRAPHY : BRIEF BIOGRAPHIES...

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Price: $8.00

Publisher: JOHN B ALDEN - NEW YORK:

Seller ID: IM435237


FREDERICK THE GREAT by T.B. Macaulay ROBERT BURNS by Thoma s Carlyle MAHOMET by Gibbon JOAN OF ARC by Michelet HAN nibaL by Thomas Arnold JULIUS CAESAR by H.G. Liddell OLIV ER CROMWELL by Lamartine WILLIAM PITT by T.B. Macaulay MA RTIN LUTHER by Bunsen MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS by Lamartine CO LUMBUS by Lamartine VITTORIA COLONNA by T.A. Trollope View more info

INTERNATIONAL WHO'S WHO 1986-87

By: Europa Publications

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TALMAN COMPANY INC.:

Edition: 50TH

Seller ID: IM320848


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World's Most Notorious Men

By: Book Sales, Inc.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ALVA PRESS:

Seller ID: IM483794


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EMINENT VICTORIANS

By: A.N. WILSON

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PARKWEST PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM189814


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COME TO JUDGMENT

By: ALDEN WHITMAN

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM199445


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OBITUARY BOOK

By: ALDEN WHITMAN

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NATIONAL BOOK NETWORK INC.:

Seller ID: IM281530


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Six Men

By: ALISTAIR COOKE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM481538


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TRIO

By: ARAN SAROYAN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM202769


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PERSONA GRATA

By: BEATIN / TYNAN

Price: $17.00

Publisher: G.P. PUTNAM & SON'S:

Seller ID: IM425465


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ROOSEVELT WOMEN

By: BETTY BOYD CAROLI

Price: $9.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM165766


The Roosevelt name conjures up images of powerful Presidents and dashing men of high society. But few people know much about the extraordinary network of women that held the Roosevelt clan together through war, scandal, and disease. In "The Roosevelt Women," Betty Boyd Caroli weaves together stories culled from a rich store of letters, memoirs, and interviews to chronicle nine extraordinary Roosevelt women across a century and a half of turbulent history.She examines the... View more info

LATE BLOOMERS

By: BRENDAN GILL

Price: $5.00

Publisher: ARTISAN:

Seller ID: IM411714


"Late Bloomers" applauds seventy-five individuals whose greatest achievements occurred or were recognized later in their lives. The people profiled have come from different countries and diverse social backgrounds, yet all have one thing in common: They refused to give up their dreams just because they were no longer young, and thus managed to make the second half of their lives rich and fulfilling for themselves and for others. In sparkling profiles written by vete... View more info

CREATIVE PROCESS

By: BREWSTER GHISELIN

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NEW AMERICAN LIBRARY/MM-PG:

Seller ID: IM161678


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VARIETY OF MEN

By: C.P. SNOW

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SCRIBNER BOOK CO.:

Seller ID: IM423327


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BOOK OF PEOPLE

By: CHRISTOPHE ANDERSEN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PUTNAM PUBLISHING GROUP@:

Seller ID: IM127522


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CULTURAL AMNESIA : NECESSARY MEMORIES

By: CLIVE JAMES

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NORTON W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM118105


Echoing Edward Said s belief that Western humanism is not enough, we need a universal humanism, the renowned critic Clive James presents here his life s work. Containing over one hundred original essays, organized by quotations from A to Z, "Cultural Amnesia" illuminates, rescues, or occasionally destroys the careers of many of the greatest thinkers, humanists, musicians, artists, and philosophers of the twentieth century. In discussing, among others, Louis Armstrong, Wa... View more info

FOUR FAVOURITES

By: D.B. WYNDHAM LEWIS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UNKNOWN PUBLISHER:

Seller ID: IM423157


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GREAT SOULS : SIX WHO CHANGED A CENTURY

By: DAVID AIKMAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: LEXINGTON BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM226982


As a senior journalist with Time magazine, David Aikman witnessed some of the most important world events and interviewed many of the prominent global power figures of his time. In this moving volume, Aikman profiles six of these figures: Billy Graham, Nelson Mandela, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Mother Teresa, Pope John Paul II, and Elie Wiesel. He explains how each of these luminaries personify specific virtues that are sorely needed today: salvation, forgiveness, truth, co... View more info

AMERICANS

By: DAVID FROST

Price: $3.50

Publisher: AVON BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM433115


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AMERICAN CHILDHOODS

By: DAVID WILLIS MCCULLOUGH

Price: $7.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM85366


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GENIUS TALK

By: DENIS BRIAN

Price: $15.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PRESS (HA):

Seller ID: IM61486


In this unique book, celebrated biographer Denis Brian draws on some of the greatest scientific minds of the twentieth century, in pursuit of their distinct views on life, knowledge, and the cosmos. A provocative and revealing interviewer, Brian weaves together the insights and personal stories of a stellar cast of Nobel Prize winners and other luminaries, including Linus Pauling's ill-fated support of Vitamin C as a cure for cancer, Ashley Montagu's explanation of why t... View more info