2152 books (108 pages) in this category

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, American Rhapsody presents a kaleidoscopic story of the creation of a culture. Here is a series of deeply involving ...

ISBN: 9780374104405

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

American Slaves Tell Their Stories

by OCTAVIA V. ROGERS ALBERT

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

$17.99

American South in a Global World

by James L. Peacock

ISBN: 9780807855898

Binding: Paperback

$72.00

Amish School

by Sara Fisher

Written by an Amish schoolteacher, this book gives an insider's view of an Amish school, as well as the history of how Amish schools and curriculum developed. Revised Edition! Sold more than 50,000 copies in earlier editions! The Old Order ...

ISBN: 9781561482313

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

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
$34.95

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
$29.95

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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$34.95

An Essay on the Principle of Population

by T. R. MALTHUS

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

$15.99

An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

A Selected Edition

by Adam Smith

ISBN: 9780199535927

Binding: Paperback

$22.95

Anarchism

by PETER KROPOTKIN

One of the few members of the Russian aristocracy to become a revolutionary, Prince Peter Kropotkin (1842‒1921) renounced his title at the age of 12. He later became one of the leading theorists of anarchism. Forced to flee his homeland in

ISBN: 9780486419558

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Ancient Egyptian Myths and Legends

by LEWIS SPENCE

""Let us walk in the gloom of the pyramids, in the cool shadows of ruined temples, aye, through the tortuous labyrinth of the Egyptian mind itself, trusting that by virtue of the light we carry we shall succeed in unravelling to some extent the ...

ISBN: 9780486265254

Binding: Paperback

$30.99

Ancient Egyptian Religion

by HENRI FRANKFORT

Fascinating book explores the underlying concept of the changeless as the basis of Egyptian religion, and how it unifies what scholars had believed to be an unrelated jungle of weird myths, doctrines, and practices generated by local cults. ...

ISBN: 9780486411385

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

And Now Here's…

by Mark Mitchell

Mike McColl Jones has heard the words 'And now here's...' 6000 times and each of those 6000 times tonight show hosts such as Graham Kennedy, Don Lane, Bert Newton and Steve Vizard have walked into shot and spoken words written for them by ...

ISBN: 9781740946070

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$18.95

And Yet...

Essays

by Christopher Hitchens

These seminal, uncollected essays by the late Christopher Hitchens showcase the notorious contrarian's genius for rhetoric, and offer sharp rebukes to tyrants and the ill-informed everywhere. ...

ISBN: 9781760110079

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

And Yet...

Essays

by Christopher Hitchens

These seminal, uncollected essays by the late Christopher Hitchens showcase the notorious contrarian's genius for rhetoric, and offer sharp rebukes to tyrants and the ill-informed everywhere. ...

ISBN: 9781760294953

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Angela

by Kate Hosking

Angela and Gracey were going to be 'best friends forever' and make it into the same university as care-free first year students. But for Gracey, her Aboriginal heritage takes on a new significance. While Angela falls in love for the first time, ...

ISBN: 9781743154007

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$24.95

Angela

by Kate Hosking

Angela and Gracey were going to be 'best friends forever' and make it into the same university as care-free first year students. But for Gracey, her Aboriginal heritage takes on a new significance. While Angela falls in love for the first time, ...

ISBN: 9781743154953

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$29.95

Anguli Ma

A Gothic Tale

by Chi Vu

Chi Vu takes the central figure in a traditional Buddhist folktale, a deranged killer who wears his victims’ fingers in a garland around his neck, and turns him into a menacing abbatoir worker who carries bloody chunks of meat home to his ...

ISBN: 9781920882877

Binding: Paperback

$24.00

Animal Rights: All That Matters

by Mark Rowlands

ISBN: 9781444178845

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Animals in Religion

Devotion, Symbol and Ritual

by Barbara Allen

<div><i>Animals in Religion</i> explores the role and presence of animals within a wide range of religious traditions, from ensouled narratives within oral tradition to religious texts, myths and accompanying legends. Some of the material may ...

ISBN: 9781780235691

Binding: Hardback

$99.99