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Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler: The Age of Social Catastrophe - Page 147

Robert Gellately - History - 2009 - 720 pages
The Age of Social Catastrophe Robert Gellately. tral Committee was too large.
and he agreed to the creation of the Political Bureau. or Politburo. initially with
live members. The Politburo became the key inner circle of the most influential ...
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Environment and Society: A Critical Introduction

Paul Robbins, John Hintz, Sarah A. Moore - Science - 2013 - 352 pages
Offering insightful and accessible coverage of the key issues in this important field, this book will change the way students think about the relationship between the environment and society today.
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Hothouse Flower and the Nine Plants of Desire: A Novel

Margot Berwin - Fiction - 2009 - 266 pages
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Daniel Leonard Everett - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 300 pages
Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him.
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The Challenge for Africa

Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
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Gulag: A History

Anne Applebaum - History - 2007 - 736 pages
The Gulag--a vast array of Soviet concentration camps that held millions of political and criminal prisoners--was a system of repression and punishment that terrorized the entire society, embodying the worst tendencies of Soviet communism.
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Backing Hitler: Consent and Coercion in Nazi Germany

Robert Gellately - History - 2001 - 384 pages
Noone could forsee how such ordinary aspirations would eventuate in that most extreme act, genocide. But this is one lesson the Nazis teach us and, thanks to Robert Gellately's fine book, it is available for all to learn.
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