Slavish Shore

Author: Jeffrey L. Amestoy
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674495322
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Literary acclaim did not erase the young lawyer’s memory of floggings he witnessed aboard ship or undermine his vow to combat injustice. Jeffrey Amestoy tells the story of Dana’s determination to keep that vow.

Slavish Shore

Author: Jeffrey L. Amestoy
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674088190
Size: 73.87 MB
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Literary acclaim did not erase the young lawyer’s memory of floggings he witnessed aboard ship or undermine his vow to combat injustice. Jeffrey Amestoy tells the story of Dana’s determination to keep that vow.

Sea Of Glory

Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440649103
Size: 58.10 MB
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"A treasure of a book."—David McCullough The harrowing story of a pathbreaking naval expedition that set out to map the entire Pacific Ocean, dwarfing Lewis and Clark with its discoveries.

The Nature Of Sacrifice

Author: Carol Bundy
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780374120771
Size: 53.21 MB
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A Civil War memoir focusing on the life of Charles Russell Lowell, Jr. chronicles the career of the aide to General McLellan as he forms a black regiment, fights Colonel Mosby's guerrillas, and executes a ruthless war against Virginia, ...

Ma S Odyssey

Author: Sandra Harner
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1583946632
Size: 44.69 MB
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""This enchanting, poetic recording of one woman's experiences while in a shamanic state of consciousness is a must-read for students and practitioners of shamanism, and will have broad appeal for spiritual and New Age readers interested in ...

David Jones

Author: Thomas Dilworth
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473547571
Size: 23.66 MB
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He is overlooked because his best writing is imbedded in two book-length prose-poems – In Parenthesis and The Anathemata, making it difficult to anthologise; the work is informed by his Catholic faith and so may feel unfashionable in this ...

America Alone

Author: Stefan Halper
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521674607
Size: 66.17 MB
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An in-depth critique of the Bush administration and the Iraq war argues that when America's immense military power is used unwisely by neo-conservative radicals that dominate the national security process, it can fracture global stability.

Doctors

Author: Sherwin B. Nuland
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307807894
Size: 21.89 MB
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But as renowned Yale surgeon and medical historian Sherwin B. Nuland shows in this brilliant collection of linked life portraits, the theory bears little resemblance to the truth.

I Am A Monument

Author: Aron Vinegar
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262220822
Size: 33.53 MB
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The dialogue between the two editions continues with this book, where for the first time the two versions of Learning from Las Vegas are read comparatively.

The Handbook Of Economic Sociology

Author: Neil J. Smelser
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400835585
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The Handbook of Economic Sociology, Second Edition is the most comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of economic sociology available.