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Product Description: The author was born in Miami, Florida, on November 22, 1962. What inspired him to write this book was the love of his family and his community. He enjoyed growing up in residential community in Miami, Florida, called Richmond Heights...read more

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9781480903814 | Rosedog Pr, December 9, 2017, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: The author was born in Miami, Florida, on November 22, 1962.

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Product Description: This engaging biography chronicles the life and times of Cleopatra, spanning from the Ptolemaic period to recent archaeological work uncovering artifacts relating to her era.• Highlights the key events in Cleopatra's life and times on a concise timeline• Includes photographs, illustrations, and a helpful bibliograph...read more

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9781440830297 | Greenwood Pub Group, June 30, 2017, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This engaging biography chronicles the life and times of Cleopatra, spanning from the Ptolemaic period to recent archaeological work uncovering artifacts relating to her era.

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Product Description: Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Wilbur (b. 1921) is part of a notable literary cohort, American poets who came to prominence in the mid-twentieth century. Wilbur's verse is esteemed for its fluency, wit, and optimism; his ingeniously rhymed translations of French drama by Molière, Racine, and Corneille remain the most often staged in the English-speaking world; his essays possess a scope and acumen equal to the era's best criticism...read more

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9781625342232 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, February 28, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Wilbur (b.

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9781625342249 | Reprint edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, February 28, 2017), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Wilbur (b.

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Product Description: Last Chance Mustang is the story of Samson, a formerly free-roaming, still wild-at-heart American mustang that was plucked from his mountainous Nevada home and thrown into the domestic horse world where he was brutalized and victimized...read more

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9781250059413 | St Martins Pr, June 23, 2015, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Last Chance Mustang is the story of Samson, a formerly free-roaming, still wild-at-heart American mustang that was plucked from his mountainous Nevada home and thrown into the domestic horse world where he was brutalized and victimized.
9780385133081, titled "International Folk Dancing U. S. A." | Olympic Marketing Corp, January 1, 1982, cover price $3.98 | also contains International Folk Dancing U. S. A. | About this edition: International Folk Dancing U.

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9781250106193 | Reprint edition (Griffin, February 14, 2017), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Last Chance Mustang is the story of Samson, a formerly free-roaming, still wild-at-heart American mustang that was plucked from his mountainous Nevada home and thrown into the domestic horse world where he was brutalized and victimized.

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9780415540643 | Routledge, February 8, 2017, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: John Pepper was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 1992. After only six years of regular, energetic exercise, which has since been proven to slow down or even reverse Pd, and taking medication, which has also since been proven to slow down or reverse Pd, he no longer appears to have Pd, although he still has many of the symptoms...read more

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9781434983534 | Rosedog Pr, February 2, 2013, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: John Pepper was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 1992.

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Product Description: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood...read more

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9781625342584 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, January 31, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood.

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9781625342591 | Reprint edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, January 31, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The life of William Apess (1798–1839), a Pequot Indian, Methodist preacher, and widely celebrated writer, provides a lens through which to comprehend the complex dynamics of indigenous survival and resistance in the era of America's early nationhood.

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Product Description: Institutional foundation stories have a tendency to change and develop with the passage of time and much repetition. Maritime social historian, R.W.H. Miller, here explores the life of The Rev. John Ashley and his association with the foundation story of the Mission to Seafarers, the work of which society is much admired by its present Patron, HRH the Princess Royal...read more

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9780718894504 | Lutterworth Pr, January 26, 2017, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Institutional foundation stories have a tendency to change and develop with the passage of time and much repetition.

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Product Description: Who's Who 2017 is the 169th edition of the world's longest established and most comprehensive general reference book, brought right up to date for the year ahead. The first autobiographical reference book in the world and, after 169 years, still the most accurate and reliable resource for information supplied and checked by the entrants themselves...read more

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9781472913609 | 169 edition (Yearbooks, January 26, 2017), cover price $455.00 | About this edition: Who's Who 2017 is the 169th edition of the world's longest established and most comprehensive general reference book, brought right up to date for the year ahead.

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Product Description: A Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize A New York Post Must-Read   “Part family heirloom, part history lesson, The Hundred-Year Walk is an emotionally poignant work, powerfully imagined and expertly crafted.”—Aline Ohanesian, author of Orhan’s Inheritance “This book reminds us that the way we treat strangers can ripple out in ways we will never know ...read more

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9780618982660 | Houghton Mifflin, January 12, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: An epic tale of one man’s courage in the face of genocide and his granddaughter’s quest to tell his story In the heart of the Ottoman Empire as World War I rages, Stepan Miskjian’s world becomes undone.

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9780544811942 | Mariner Books, January 24, 2017, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize A New York Post Must-Read   “Part family heirloom, part history lesson, The Hundred-Year Walk is an emotionally poignant work, powerfully imagined and expertly crafted.

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9781515903215, titled "The Hundred Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey" | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 8, 2016), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: In the heart of the Ottoman Empire as World War I rages, Stepan Miskjian's world becomes undone.

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Product Description: The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Smash Cut, Flannery, and City Poet delivers the first popular biography of Rumi, the thirteenth-century Persian poet revered by contemporary Western readers.Ecstatic love poems of Rumi, a Persian poet and Sufi mystic born over eight centuries ago, are beloved by millions of readers in America as well as around the world...read more

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9780061999147 | Harpercollins, January 17, 2017, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Smash Cut, Flannery, and City Poet delivers the first popular biography of Rumi, the thirteenth-century Persian poet revered by contemporary Western readers.

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Product Description: From New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb, an “inspirational page-turner” (Daily News, New York) about people who find their life’s purpose in unexpected ways, often surprising themselves and their loved ones...read more

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9781476752426 | Simon & Schuster, January 5, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb—inspiring stories of people who find their life’s purpose in unexpected ways, often surprising themselves and the ones they love.

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9781476752433 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, January 3, 2017), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb, an “inspirational page-turner” (Daily News, New York) about people who find their life’s purpose in unexpected ways, often surprising themselves and their loved ones.

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9781442394544 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, January 5, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: From New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb—inspiring stories of people who find their life’s purpose in unexpected ways, often surprising themselves and the ones they love most.

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Product Description: Written by Lionel Bailly, who is a physician and a lecturer at University College London, Freud: A Complete Introduction is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place. It covers the key areas that students are expected to be confident in, outlining the basics in clear jargon-free English, and then providing added-value features like summaries of key books, and even lists of questions you might be asked in your seminar or exam...read more

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9781444190939 | Teach Yourself, January 3, 2017, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Written by Lionel Bailly, who is a physician and a lecturer at University College London, Freud: A Complete Introduction is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place.

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Product Description: If John Fowler was—in the words of the late Duchess of Devonshire—the Prince of Decorators, and Nancy Lancaster undoubted doyenne of English country house style, Imogen Taylor was their crown princess. She joined interior design firm Colefax and Fowler in 1949 and when John retired in 1971 he passed on to her all his clients...read more

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9781910258774 | Pimpernel Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: If John Fowler was—in the words of the late Duchess of Devonshire—the Prince of Decorators, and Nancy Lancaster undoubted doyenne of English country house style, Imogen Taylor was their crown princess.

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Product Description: In An American Princess, Laurie Dennett relates the remarkable story of a New England woman whose wealth, intelligence, and charm took her to the heart of aristocratic and intellectual Europe. Marguerite Chapin (1880–1963) was the product of two cultures: her father’s enterprising American one and her mother’s French heritage, which enabled her to move to Paris when she inherited a fortune at age twenty-one...read more

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9780773548183, titled "An American Princess: The Remarkable Life of Marguerite Chapin Caetani" | McGill Queens Univ Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In An American Princess, Laurie Dennett relates the remarkable story of a New England woman whose wealth, intelligence, and charm took her to the heart of aristocratic and intellectual Europe.

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Product Description: Georgiana’s story is surely one of the most compelling and dramatic in late Georgian society and is the subject of numerous books and the highly successful film The Duchess. Love affairs, tragedy, high society, gambling and a host of illegitimate children are shared between herself, her best friend, her lover and her husband...read more

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9781781555576 | Fonthill Media, December 31, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Georgiana’s story is surely one of the most compelling and dramatic in late Georgian society and is the subject of numerous books and the highly successful film The Duchess.

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Product Description: “Engaging stories of modern survival with uplifting and often surprising takeaways.” —Gay Hendricks, PhD, New York Times bestselling author of The Big Leap and Conscious Loving “Bouncing Forward shows us how adversity can turn us toward our deepest inner resources of trust, wisdom, and love...read more

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9781501115134 | Reprint edition (Enliven, December 27, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: “Engaging stories of modern survival with uplifting and often surprising takeaways.

Product Description: In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors(r) New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to y
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9781410322418 | Gale Group, December 2, 2016, cover price $355.00 | also contains Contemporary Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field | About this edition: Find biographical information on more than 130,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.
9781410322890 | New rev edition (Gale Group, November 18, 2016), cover price $355.00 | also contains Contemporary Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field | About this edition: In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors(r) New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors.
9781410322401 | Gale Group, November 4, 2016, cover price $355.00 | also contains Contemporary Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field | About this edition: Find biographical information on more than 130,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.
9781410322883 | New rev edition (Gale Group, October 28, 2016), cover price $355.00 | also contains Contemporary Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field | About this edition: In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors(r) New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors.
9781410322395 | Gale Group, October 7, 2016, cover price $355.00 | also contains Contemporary Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field | About this edition: Find biographical information on more than 130,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters.
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Product Description: The classic Christmas tale, with beautiful new illustrations This gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old for over half a century and is now a modern classic. Dylan Thomas (1914–1953), one of the greatest poets and storytellers of the twentieth century, captures a child’s-eye view and an adult’s fond memories of a magical time of presents, aunts and uncles, the frozen sea, and in the best of circumstances, newly fallen snow...read more

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9780811213080, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, October 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A holiday classic captures a child's-eye-view and adult's warm remembrances of the holiday season landscape, portraying a time of gift giving, good things to eat, and newly fallen snow.
9781858810119, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New edition (Orion Pub Co, September 30, 1993), cover price $8.50 | About this edition: This miniature edition is a celebration of the author's childhood and Christmas in a small Welsh town.
9781561383061, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Min edition (Running Pr Book Pub, September 1, 1993), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Poetic remembrances of Christmases past are illustrated with the classic woodblock engravings of Fritz Eichenberg in this new edition of the enchanting holiday tale.
9780811211543 | New Directions, November 1, 1990, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780879233396, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | David R Godine Pub, October 1, 1980, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.

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9780811217316, titled "Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, November 30, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In print for fifty years, this gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old from its very first edition.
9780811215602, titled "Child's Christmas in Wales" | Gift edition (New Directions, November 1, 2003), cover price $8.00 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780811213158, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Ppk edition (New Directions, April 1, 1996), cover price $109.50 | About this edition: The classic Christmas tale, with beautiful new illustrations This gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old for over half a century and is now a modern classic.
9780811213097, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | New Directions, November 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780879235291, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Reprint edition (David R Godine Pub, September 1, 1984), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
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9780763666958, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, September 24, 2013), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Fifty years after its first publication in book form, Dylan Thomas's timeless prose poem is echoed by the rolling, evocative images of Caldecott Honor artist Chris Raschka — a beautiful gift for book lovers.
9780763621612, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Candlewick Pr, October 30, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The Welsh poet Dylan Thomas recalls the celebration of Christmas with his family and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
9780823405657, titled "A Child's Christmas in Wales" | Holiday House, July 1, 1985, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.

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Product Description: WINNER OF THE EISNER AWARD FOR BEST COMICS-RELATED BOOKFINALIST FOR THE NBCC AWARD IN BIOGRAPHY FINALIST FOR THE PEN/JACQUELINE BOGRAD WELD AWARD FOR BIOGRAPHYIn the tradition of Schulz and Peanuts, an epic and revelatory biography of Krazy Kat creator George Herriman that explores the turbulent time and place from which he emerged—and the deep secret he explored through his art...read more

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9780061732997 | Harpercollins, December 6, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: WINNER OF THE EISNER AWARD FOR BEST COMICS-RELATED BOOKFINALIST FOR THE NBCC AWARD IN BIOGRAPHY FINALIST FOR THE PEN/JACQUELINE BOGRAD WELD AWARD FOR BIOGRAPHYIn the tradition of Schulz and Peanuts, an epic and revelatory biography of Krazy Kat creator George Herriman that explores the turbulent time and place from which he emerged—and the deep secret he explored through his art.

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Product Description: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
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9781410329042 | Gale Group, November 18, 2016, cover price $378.00 | About this edition: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
9781410329035 | Gale Group, October 28, 2016, cover price $378.00 | About this edition: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
9781410329028 | Gale Group, October 7, 2016, cover price $378.00 | About this edition: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
9781410329011 | Gale Group, September 16, 2016, cover price $378.00 | About this edition: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
9781410329004 | Gale Group, August 26, 2016, cover price $378.00 | About this edition: Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism assembles critical responses to the works of 20TH-Century authors of all sorts-novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, philosophers, political leaders, scientists, mathematicians and writers from other genres-fro
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Product Description: Sarah Parker Remond (1826–1894) left the free black community of Salem, Massachusetts, where she was born, to become one of the first women to travel on extensive lecture tours across the United Kingdom. Remond eventually moved to Florence, Italy, where she earned a degree at one of Europe's most prestigious medical schools...read more

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9781625342454 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Sarah Parker Remond (1826–1894) left the free black community of Salem, Massachusetts, where she was born, to become one of the first women to travel on extensive lecture tours across the United Kingdom.

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9781625342461 | Reprint edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2016), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Sarah Parker Remond (1826–1894) left the free black community of Salem, Massachusetts, where she was born, to become one of the first women to travel on extensive lecture tours across the United Kingdom.

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Product Description: Trân Van Thuy is a celebrated Vietnamese filmmaker of more than twenty award-winning documentaries. A cameraman for the People's Army of Vietnam during the Vietnam War, he went on to achieve international fame as the director of films that address the human costs of the war and its aftermath...read more

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9781625342515 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Trân Van Thuy is a celebrated Vietnamese filmmaker of more than twenty award-winning documentaries.

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9781625342522 | Reprint edition (Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2016), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Trân Van Thuy is a celebrated Vietnamese filmmaker of more than twenty award-winning documentaries.

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Product Description: A biography of the journalist and children's editor and writer, Arthur Mee (1875-1943). It draws on approximately 700 letters sent by Mee to his friend John Derry, as well as letters between Mee and Alfred Harmsworth. The book aims to enable readers to locate the brand of Arthur Mee as journalist and children's editor/author within the wider cultural, political and social context of England c...read more

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9780718894351 | Lutterworth Pr, July 31, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A biography of the journalist and children's editor and writer, Arthur Mee (1875-1943).

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