Nikolai Leskov - Literary Collections - 2013 - 608 pages
and Other Stories Nikolai Leskov. Introduction Leshov is a writer who yields
enormous pleasure, breaking past sectarian literary and ideological premises.
But more: we live in a moment of lowered cultural and emotional expectations,
after the ...
Jennifer Gilmore - Fiction - 2013 - 288 pages
Jennifer Gilmore’s eloquence about the human heart—its frailties and complexities—and her razor-sharp observations about race, class, culture, and changing family dynamics are spectacularly combined in this powerful novel.
Mason Currey - Reference - 2013 - 304 pages
. . Karl Marx . . . Woody Allen . . . Agatha Christie . . . George Balanchine, who did most of his work while ironing . . . Leo Tolstoy . . . Charles Dickens . . . Pablo Picasso . . .
David Whyte - Family & Relationships - 2009 - 384 pages
Only by understanding the journey involved in each of the three marriages and the stages of their maturation, he says, can we understand how to bring them together in one fulfilled life.
Robert G. Kaiser - Political Science - 2013 - 448 pages
Act of Congress tells the story of the Dodd-Frank Act, named for the two men who made it possible: Congressman Barney Frank, brilliant and sometimes abrasive, who mastered the details of financial reform, and Senator Chris Dodd, who worked ...