2260 books (113 pages) in this category

Al Dente

A History of Food in Italy

by Fabio Parasecoli

Over the last three decades Italian cuisine has gained in status as well as fame. High-end Italian restaurants are now listed among the most prestigious establishments in major cities worldwide, and television shows and magazines are full of ...

ISBN: 9781780232768

Binding: Hardback


Alfred Hitchcock's America

by Murray Pomerance

With a sharp eye for social detail and the pressures of class inequality, Alfred Hitchcock brought to the American scene a perspicacity and analytical shrewdness unparalleled in American cinema. <p>Murray Pomerance works from a basis in ...

ISBN: 9780745653037

Binding: Paperback


All at Sea

The Policy Challenges of Rescue, Interception, and Long-Term Response to Maritime Migration

by Kathleen Newland

<p> <p>With migrant maritime arrivals the subject of major policy and public focus in the Mediterranean, the Bay of&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Bengal, and elsewhere, this Migration Policy Institute volume reviews the policy ...

ISBN: 9780983159162

Binding: Paperback


All Day

A Year of Love and Survival Teaching Incarcerated Kids at Rikers Island, New York's Most Notorious Jail

by Liza Jessie Peterson

ISBN: 9781455570911

Binding: Hardback


All the Wild That Remains Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West

by David Gessner

ISBN: 9780393352375

Binding: Paperback


Almost French

The Story of an Australian Woman’s Impetuous Heart and Finding Love in a Magical City

by Caroline Lee

After backpacking her way around Europe journalist Sarah Turnbull is ready to embark on one last adventure before heading home to Sydney. A chance meeting with a charming Frenchman in Bucharest changes her travel plans forever. Acting on ...

ISBN: 9781742677453

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

Ambient Media

Japanese Atmospheres of Self

by Paul Roquet

<p><i>Ambient Media</i> examines music, video art, film, and literature as tools of atmospheric design in contemporary Japan. Paul Roquet traces the emergence of ambient styles from the environmental music and Erik Satie boom of the 1960s and ...

ISBN: 9780816692460

Binding: Paperback


America's Americans

Population Issues in U.S. Society and Politics

by Philip Davies

This book examines the social, cultural, economic, and political effects of modern demographic change in the United States. The contributors from the U.S. and the U.K. draw on new research to analyze a wide range of issues pertaining to the ...

ISBN: 9781900039796

Binding: Paperback


American Hookup the New Culture of Sex on Campus

by Wade

ISBN: 9780393355536

Binding: Paperback


American Negro Folktales


A preacher battles a bear, a mother returns from the dead, and a clever servant conducts a Big Feet Contest in this rich anthology of African-American folklore. Scores of humorous and harrowing stories, collected during the mid-twentieth ...

ISBN: 9780486796802

Binding: Paperback


American Politics

by Adrian Mulraney

To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics. Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis of how history has shaped the way ...

ISBN: 9781743104446

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

American Revolution: The Fall Of Wall Street And The Rise OfBarack Obama: Quarterly Essay 32

by Kate Jennings

Where were you when America elected Barack Obama? Kate Jennings was in New York, eyes wide open, completing her take on an amazing time- 'the run-up to the election ... a time when every day felt like a year and we became slightly crazed from ...

ISBN: 9781863953115

Binding: Paperback


American Rhapsody

Writers, Musicians, Movie Stars, and One Great Building

by Claudia Roth Pierpont

Ranging from the shattered gentility of Edith Wharton's heroines to racial confrontation in the songs of Nina Simone, <i><b>American Rhapsody</b></i> presents a kaleidoscopic story of the creation of a culture. Here is a series of deeply ...

ISBN: 9780374104405

Binding: Hardback


American Runway

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at 75 Years of Fashion and the Front Row

by Booth Moore

ISBN: 9781419726484

Binding: Hardback


American Slaves Tell Their Stories


This collection of enthralling personal narratives vivifies life during and just after the era of slavery in the United States. First published 25 years after the Civil War ended, the volume was the work of an educated African-American woman who

ISBN: 9780486441900

Binding: Paperback


American Ways

A Cultural Guide to the United States of America

by Gary Althen

ISBN: 9780984247172

Binding: Paperback


An Accidental American

by Caroline Lee

Part French, part Lebanese, part American, and a master forger, Nicole Blake has experienced enough danger and excitement to last her several lifetimes... After a six-year stint in a dank prison in Marseille, Nicole has relinquished the world ...

ISBN: 9781741636567

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

An Accidental American

by Caroline Lee

Part French, part Lebanese, part American, and a master forger, Nicole Blake has experienced enough danger and excitement to last her several lifetimes... After a six-year stint in a dank prison in Marseille, Nicole has relinquished the world ...

ISBN: 9781742332918

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

An Author Bites The Dust

by Peter Hosking

A cat... a ping-pong ball... a drunken gardener... With these slight clues to go on Detective-Inspector Bonaparte investigates the mysterious death of famous author, Mervyn Blake, who dies an agonising death late one night in his writing room. ...

ISBN: 9781742018218

Binding: CD-Audio

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An Essay on the Principle of Population


The first major study of population size and its tremendous importance to the character and quality of society, this polemic examines the tendency of human numbers to outstrip their resources. Pivotal in establishing the field of demography, it ...

ISBN: 9780486456089

Binding: Paperback