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Product Description: “Julia Alvarez has suitcases full of history (public and private), trunks full of insights into what it means to be a Latina in the United States, bags full of literary wisdom.” —Los Angeles Times From the internationally acclaimed author of the bestselling novels In the Time of the Butterflies and How the García Girls Lost Their Accents comes a rich and revealing work of nonfiction capturing the life and mind of an artist as she knits together the dual themes of coming to America and becoming a writer...read more

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9781616205584 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, October 28, 2014), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “Julia Alvarez has suitcases full of history (public and private), trunks full of insights into what it means to be a Latina in the United States, bags full of literary wisdom.

This manual uses a structured, systems approach in a comprehensive coverage of electronic devices and circuits. It presents concepts such as gain, frequency response, multi-stage amplification, feedback and oscillation, and integrated circuit theory, field-effect devices and their applications in large-scale integration, and the theory of operational amplifiers are covered extensively. Also included are many important applications of those versatile devices, optoelectronics, switching regulators, and class-D amplifiers. The book contains extensive coverage of SPICE, including examples and exercises in every chapter to show its application to every aspect of devices and circuit theory.

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9780691634623 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $104.95
9780023117015, titled "Electronic Devices and Circuits" | 3rd edition (Merrill Pub Co, August 1, 1992), cover price $79.00 | also contains Electronic Devices and Circuits | About this edition: This manual uses a structured, systems approach in a comprehensive coverage of electronic devices and circuits.
9780691063737 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1978, cover price $49.50

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9780691605692 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: This book provides a full-scale interpretation of Marianne Moore's poetry and prose, starting with her early experiments and exploring the range and variety of her artistic achievement.

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Product Description: There was never anything calm about Vincent. Her sisters used to say that she had a bee chasing her. Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892–1950), known as Vincent, was an acclaimed American poet who came to embody the modern, liberated woman of the Jazz Age...read more

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9781613731727 | Chicago Review Pr, April 1, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: There was never anything calm about Vincent.

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Product Description: A History of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry explores the genealogy of modern American verse by women from the early twentieth century to the millennium. Beginning with an extensive introduction that charts important theoretical contributions to the field, this History includes wide-ranging essays that illuminate the legacy of American women poets...read more
By Linda A. Kinnahan (editor)

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9781107137561 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: A History of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry explores the genealogy of modern American verse by women from the early twentieth century to the millennium.

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Product Description: This book presents the extraordinary life and writings of Maya Angelou. It examines the changing viewpoints in her six autobiographies within the context of women's and African American autobiographies, with specific reference to the slave narrative and to contemporary fiction and film...read more

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9781440837586 | 2 edition (Greenwood Pub Group, January 18, 2016), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: This book presents the extraordinary life and writings of Maya Angelou.

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Product Description: In this book novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences—the American poet Elizabeth Bishop. Ranging across her poetry, prose, letters, and biography, Tóibín creates a vivid picture of Bishop while also revealing how her work has helped shape his sensibility as a novelist and how her experiences of loss and exile resonate with his own...read more
By John Keating (narrator)

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9781511323574 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 17, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In this book novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences—the American poet Elizabeth Bishop.

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Product Description: Curious about her enduring love for Richard Brautigan’s work, Allison Green embarks on a roadtrip tracing the route of his most famous work, Trout Fishing in America. As she travels, she examines the way we relate to the things that influence us―the ancestors who created us, the past that shaped us, the writers who changed the way we saw the world―and how these things intertwine to make us who we are...read more

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9781932010770 | Ooligan Pr, June 1, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Curious about her enduring love for Richard Brautigan’s work, Allison Green embarks on a roadtrip tracing the route of his most famous work, Trout Fishing in America.

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Product Description: In this book, novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences--the American poet Elizabeth Bishop. Ranging across her poetry, prose, letters, and biography, Tóibín creates a vivid picture of Bishop while also revealing how her work has helped shape his sensibility as a novelist and how her experiences of loss and exile resonate with his own...read more

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9780691154114 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 22, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this book, novelist Colm Tóibín offers a deeply personal introduction to the work and life of one of his most important literary influences--the American poet Elizabeth Bishop.
9780396080121, titled "The Best Plays of 1980-1981" | Bookthrift Co, May 1, 1989, cover price $4.98 | also contains The Best Plays of 1980-1981 | About this edition: Scripts of the best stage plays of 1980

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Product Description: Mina Loy is recognised today as one of the most innovative modernist poets, numbering Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, Djuna Barnes and T.S. Eliot amongst her admirers. Drawing on substantial new archival research, this book challenges the existing critical myth of Loy as a 'modern woman' through an analysis of her unpublished autobiographical prose...read more

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9781441176400, titled "Reading Mina Loy's Autobiographies: Myth of the Modern Woman" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 8, 2013, cover price $110.00

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9781472596505, titled "Reading Mina Loy's Autobiographies: Myth of the Modern Woman" | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 18, 2014), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Mina Loy is recognised today as one of the most innovative modernist poets, numbering Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, Djuna Barnes and T.

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Product Description: In this revised introduction to Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison's novels, Jan Furman extends and updates her critical commentary. New chapters on four novels following the publication of Jazz in 1992 continue Furman's explorations of Morrison's themes and narrative strategies...read more

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9781570030673, titled "Toni Morrison's Fiction" | Univ of South Carolina Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The thematic and artistic development of a Nobel-Prize-winning writer.

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9781611173666, titled "Toni Morrison's Fiction" | Rev exp edition (Univ of South Carolina Pr, June 6, 2014), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this revised introduction to Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison's novels, Jan Furman extends and updates her critical commentary.
9781570033179, titled "Toni Morrison's Fiction" | Univ of South Carolina Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Presents a survey of six novels, a short story, and a book of criticism by Toni Morrison, describing the characters, themes, and settings of her works, including her portrayal of African American characters and experiences.

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Product Description: The "black family" in the United States and the Caribbean often holds contradictory and competing meanings in public discourse: on the one hand, it is a site of love, strength, and support; on the other hand, it is a site of pathology, brokenness, and dysfunction that has frequently called forth an emphasis on conventional respectability if stability and social approval are to be achieved...read more

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9780813935492 | Univ of Virginia Pr, February 4, 2014, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: The "black family" in the United States and the Caribbean often holds contradictory and competing meanings in public discourse: on the one hand, it is a site of love, strength, and support; on the other hand, it is a site of pathology, brokenness, and dysfunction that has frequently called forth an emphasis on conventional respectability if stability and social approval are to be achieved.

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9780813935508 | Univ of Virginia Pr, February 4, 2014, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The "black family" in the United States and the Caribbean often holds contradictory and competing meanings in public discourse: on the one hand, it is a site of love, strength, and support; on the other hand, it is a site of pathology, brokenness, and dysfunction that has frequently called forth an emphasis on conventional respectability if stability and social approval are to be achieved.

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Product Description: The controversial American poet Amy Lowell (1874-1925), a founding member of the Imagist group that included D. H. Lawrence and H. D., excelled as the impresario for the “new poetry” that became news across the U. S. in the years after World War I...read more

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9781442223929 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 8, 2013, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: The controversial American poet Amy Lowell (1874-1925), a founding member of the Imagist group that included D.

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Product Description: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J...read more
By Emily Durante (narrator), Mel Foster (narrator), Janis Ian (narrator) and Todd J. McCaffrey (editor)

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9781480536326 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 6, 2013), cover price $59.97 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.

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Product Description: When Anne McCaffrey passed in November 2011, it was not only those closest to her who mourned her death; legions of readers also felt the loss deeply. The pioneering science fiction author behind the Dragonriders of Pern® series crafted intricate stories, enthralling worlds, and strong heroines that profoundly impacted the science fiction community and genre...read more
By Todd J. McCaffrey (editor)

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9781937856830 | Benbella Books, August 6, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When Anne McCaffrey passed in November 2011, it was not only those closest to her who mourned her death; legions of readers also felt the loss deeply.

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Product Description: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J...read more
By Emily Durante (narrator), Mel Foster (narrator) and Janis Ian (narrator)

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9781480536333 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 6, 2013), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.

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Product Description: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J...read more
By Emily Durante (narrator) and Mel Foster (narrator)

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9781491574966 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 11, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.
9781480536340 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, August 5, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.
9781480536296 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, August 6, 2013), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.
9781480536319 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 6, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A Tribute to SF Great Anne McCaffreyAngelina Adams - David Brin - David Gerrold - John Goodwin - Janis IanAlec Johnson - Georgeanne Kennedy - Mercedes Lackey - Sharon Lee & Steve MillerLois McMaster Bujold - Elizabeth Moon - Charlotte Moore - Robert NeilsonJody Lynn Nye & Bill Fawcett - Robin Roberts - Elizabeth Ann ScarboroughWen Spencer - Michael Whelan - Richard J.

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Product Description: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of myth. Educated at Smith, she had an epically conflict-filled relationship with her mother, Aurelia. She then married the poet Ted Hughes and plunged into the Sturm und Drang of married life in the full glare of the world of English and American letters...read more
By George Newbern (narrator)

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9781452641850, titled "American Isis: The Life and Art of Sylvia Plath: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 25, 2013), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of myth.

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Product Description: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of legend. Educated at Smith College, she had a conflicted relationship with her mother, Aurelia. She then married the poet Ted Hughes and plunged into the Sturm und Drang of literary celebrity...read more

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9780312640248 | St Martins Pr, January 29, 2013, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: On the fiftieth anniversary of her death, a startling new vision of Plath―the first to draw from the recently-opened Ted Hughes archiveThe life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of myth.

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9781250043443 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, March 4, 2014), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of legend.

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9781452611853 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 25, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of myth.
9781452661858 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 25, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The life and work of Sylvia Plath has taken on the proportions of myth.

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Product Description: Since the 1980s, many activists and writers have turned from identity politics toward ethnic religious traditions to rediscover and reinvigorate their historic role in resistance to colonialism and oppression. In her examination of contemporary fiction by women of color―including Toni Morrison, Ana Castillo, Toni Cade Bambara, Louise Erdrich, and Leslie Marmon Silko―Channette Romero considers the way these novels newly engage with Vodun, Santería, Candomblé, and American Indian traditions...read more

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9780813933283 | Univ of Virginia Pr, August 29, 2012, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Since the 1980s, many activists and writers have turned from identity politics toward ethnic religious traditions to rediscover and reinvigorate their historic role in resistance to colonialism and oppression.

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9780813933290 | Univ of Virginia Pr, August 29, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Since the 1980s, many activists and writers have turned from identity politics toward ethnic religious traditions to rediscover and reinvigorate their historic role in resistance to colonialism and oppression.

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Product Description: In recent years, a series of major collections of posthumous writings by Elizabeth Bishop--one of the most widely read and discussed poets of the twentieth century--have been published, profoundly affecting how we look at her life and work...read more
By Thomas Travisano (editor)

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9780813932613 | Univ of Virginia Pr, May 15, 2012, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: In recent years, a series of major collections of posthumous writings by Elizabeth Bishop--one of the most widely read and discussed poets of the twentieth century--have been published, profoundly affecting how we look at her life and work.

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9780813932743 | Univ of Virginia Pr, May 15, 2012, cover price $38.50

Product Description: This biography of one of America's great 20th century humorists traces her climb to celebrity status in New York during the 1920s and 1930s. It tells of her three broken marriages, her personal tragedies and her relationships with key figures like Lillian Hellman and Scott Fitzgerald...read more
By Grace Conlin (narrator)

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9781223058566 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, June 20, 2012), cover price $118.00 | About this edition: This biography of one of America's great 20th century humorists traces her climb to celebrity status in New York during the 1920s and 1930s.

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Product Description: American poetry has been shaped and deeply influenced by the wealth of female voices that have contributed to its originality and vivacity through the years. From the colonial era's Phillis Wheatley to the new voices of the 21st century, this volume surveys the ongoing contributions and critical legacy of the United States' diverse women poets...read more

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9781604139914 | New edition (Chelsea House Pub, September 30, 2011), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: American poetry has been shaped and deeply influenced by the wealth of female voices that have contributed to its originality and vivacity through the years.
9780877549604 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 1986, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Gathers criticism of Anne Bradstreet, Emily Dickinson, Gertrude Stein, Denise Levertov, Adrienne Rich, and Sylvia Plath

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Product Description: Wharton's late and critically-neglected novels are reclaimed as experimental in form and radical in content in this book, which also suggests that her portrayal of older female characters in her last six novels anticipates contemporary unease about the cultural marginalization of the older woman in Western society...read more

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9781403941268, titled "Edith Wharton: Sex, Satire, and the Older Woman" | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2011, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Wharton's late and critically-neglected novels are reclaimed as experimental in form and radical in content in this book, which also suggests that her portrayal of older female characters in her last six novels anticipates contemporary unease about the cultural marginalization of the older woman in Western society.

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