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Major General Daniel Butterfield: A Civil War Biography

Major General Daniel Butterfield: A Civil War Biography...

Author: James Pula
ISBN: 9781611217001
Format: Hardback
$90.00

Dan Butterfield played a pivotal role during the Civil War. He led troops in the field at the brigade, division,...  Read More >>

Down with the System: The highly-awaited memoir from the System Of A Down legend

Down with the System: The highly-awaited memoir from...

Author: Serj Tankian
ISBN: 9781035403639
Format: Paperback
$34.99

The incredible first memoir by System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian  Read More >>

Hanna and Barbera: Conversations

Hanna and Barbera: Conversations

Author: Kevin Sandler ,  Tyler Solon Williams
ISBN: 9781496850430
Format: Hardback
$185.90

Encompassing more than fifty years of film and television history, the conversations in this volume include first-person...  Read More >>

My Memories of John Hartford

My Memories of John Hartford

Author: Bob Carlin
ISBN: 9781496851383
Format: Hardback
$168.30

A memoir about author Bob Carlin’s years working alongside singer, songwriter, banjoist, and fiddler John Hartford...  Read More >>

But for the Grace of God Go I: Insights into the grace of God for survival and revival

But for the Grace of God Go I: Insights into the grace...

Author: Terry Boyle ,  John Latta
ISBN: 9780646892528
Format: Paperback
$42.21

The author shares his own journey from religiosity to discovering the grace of God and how it changed his life and...  Read More >>

A Mystery of Mysteries: The Death and Life of Edgar Allan Poe

A Mystery of Mysteries: The Death and Life of Edgar...

Author: Mark Dawidziak
ISBN: 9781250792518
Format: Paperback
$36.99

A brilliant new biography of Edgar Allan Poe that examines the renowned author’s life through the prism of his mysterious...  Read More >>

Facing Down the Furies: Suicide, the Ancient Greeks, and Me

Facing Down the Furies: Suicide, the Ancient Greeks,...

Author: Edith Hall
ISBN: 9780300273533
Format: Hardback
$39.95

An award-winning classicist turns to Greek tragedies for the wisdom to understand the damage caused by suicide and...  Read More >>

More Richly in Earth: A Poet’s Search for Mary MacLeod

More Richly in Earth: A Poet’s Search for Mary MacLeod...

Author: Marilyn Bowering
ISBN: 9780228021124
Format: Hardback
$79.07

Mary MacLeod was a rarity: a female bard in seventeenth-century Scotland. A chronicle of travel through the Scottish...  Read More >>

Bones Worth Breaking

Bones Worth Breaking

Author: David Martinez
ISBN: 9780374610951
Format: Paperback
$32.99

Bones Worth Breaking is a portrait of the unbreakable bond between...  Read More >>

Chasing Hope: A Reporter's Life

Chasing Hope: A Reporter's Life

Author: Nicholas D. Kristof
ISBN: 9780593536568
Format: Hardback
$65.00

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Down with the System: The highly-awaited memoir from the System Of A Down legend

Down with the System: The highly-awaited memoir from...

Author: Serj Tankian
ISBN: 9781035403622
Format: Hardback
$59.99

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Clément Janequin: French Composer at the Dawn of Music Publishing

Clément Janequin: French Composer at the Dawn of Music...

Author: Dr Rolf Norsen
ISBN: 9781648250859
Format: Hardback
$343.20

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Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk

Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk

Author: Kathleen Hanna
ISBN: 9780008365349
Format: Hardback
$36.99

An electric, searing memoir by the original rebel girl and legendary frontwoman of Bikini Kill and Le Tigre  Read More >>

Herod the Great: Jewish King in a Roman World

Herod the Great: Jewish King in a Roman World

Author: Martin Goodman
ISBN: 9780300228410
Format: Hardback
$34.95

A vivid account of the political triumphs and domestic tragedies of the Jewish king Herod the Great during the turmoil...  Read More >>

They Were Good Germans Once: A Memoir: My Jewish migr Family

They Were Good Germans Once: A Memoir: My Jewish migr...

Author: Evelyn Toynton
ISBN: 9781953002389
Format: Hardback
$47.99

In these essays, Toynton remembers her migr relatives, some of whom left Germany as soon as Hitler came to power,...  Read More >>

The Situation Room: The Inside Story of Presidents in Crisis

The Situation Room: The Inside Story of Presidents in...

Author: George Stephanopoulos ,  Lisa Dickey
ISBN: 9781538740767
Format: Hardback
$65.00

George Stephanopoulos, former senior advisor to President Clinton and for more than 20 years anchor of This Week...  Read More >>

Magical / Realism: Essays on Music, Memory, Fantasy, and Borders

Magical / Realism: Essays on Music, Memory, Fantasy,...

Author: Vanessa Angelica Villarreal
ISBN: 9780593187142
Format: Hardback
$65.00

Part memoir and part cultural criticism, this brilliant, singular collection of essays explores migration, violence,...  Read More >>

Geoffrey Chaucer: Unveiling the Merry Bard

Geoffrey Chaucer: Unveiling the Merry Bard

Author: Mary Flannery
ISBN: 9781789148633
Format: Hardback
$39.99

A chronicle of Geoffrey Chaucer's life, accomplishments and roles outside poetry.  Read More >>

Andreas Vesalius: Anatomy and the World of Books

Andreas Vesalius: Anatomy and the World of Books

Author: Sachiko Kusukawa
ISBN: 9781789148527
Format: Hardback
$39.99

A revisionist biography of Andreas Vesalius — the father of modern anatomy — as deeply shaped by Renaissance culture....  Read More >>

The White Bonus: Five Families and the Cash Value of Racism in America

The White Bonus: Five Families and the Cash Value of...

Author: Tracie McMillan
ISBN: 9781250619426
Format: Hardback
$54.99

Award-winning journalist Tracie McMillan combines gripping memoir, top-notch original reporting, and rigorous research...  Read More >>

Lotus Girl: My Life at the Crossroads of Buddhism and America

Lotus Girl: My Life at the Crossroads of Buddhism and...

Author: Helen Tworkov
ISBN: 9781250321558
Format: Hardback
$49.99

A literary memoir detailing the development of Buddhism in America from one of the movement’s central figures.  Read More >>

Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen

Author: Robert Sholl
ISBN: 9781789148657
Format: Hardback
$49.99

An exploration of the life, ideas and music of visionary composer Olivier Messiaen.  Read More >>

The Life of LTC Rolt: Where Engineering Met Literature

The Life of LTC Rolt: Where Engineering Met Literature...

Author: Victoria Owens
ISBN: 9781399056618
Format: Hardback
$59.99

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Reinvented: My Journey of Addiction and Redemption

Reinvented: My Journey of Addiction and Redemption

Author: Mike Cinelli
ISBN: 9798988158196
Format: Paperback
$44.85

For two decades, Mike Cinelli fought tirelessly to break free from the clutches of heroin and crack cocaine addiction....  Read More >>

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