Non Fiction

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FIRST 90 DAYS, UPDATED AND EXPANDED: PROVEN STRATEGIES FOR GETTING UP TO SPEED FASTER AND SMARTER (REVISED)

Written by Watkins, Michael D
Named one of 100 Leadership & Success Books to Read in a Lifetime by Amazon Editors The world's most trusted guide for leaders in transition Transitions are a critical time for leaders. In fact, most agree that moving into a new role is the biggest challenge a manager will face.
May 14, 2013 | Hardcover | Harvard Business School Press |
$30.00
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IVAN THE TERRIBLE

Written by Romanoff, Nikita
Czar Ivan IV (1530-1584), the first Russian ruler to take the title czar, is known as one of the worst tyrants in history, but few people among the general public know how he got such an infamous reputation. Relying on extensive research based heavily on original Russian sources, this definitive biography depicts an incredibly complex man living in a time of simple, harsh realities.
October 1, 2002 | Paperback | Cooper Square Publishers |
$19.95
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NICHOLAS AND ALEXANDRA: THE CLASSIC ACCOUNT OF THE FALL OF THE ROMANOV DYNASTY

Written by Massie, Robert K
The story of the love that ended an empire In this commanding book, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert K. Massie sweeps readers back to the extraordinary world of Imperial Russia to tell the story of the Romanovs' lives: Nicholas's political naïveté, Alexandra's obsession with the corrupt mystic Rasputin, and little Alexis's brave struggle with hemophilia.
February 1, 2000 | Paperback | Random House Trade |
$20.00
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LETTERS OF ABELARD AND HELOISE (REVISED)

Written by Heloise
One of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs Through the letters between Abelard and Heloise, we follow the path of their 12th-century romance, from its reckless and ecstatic beginnings when Heloise became Abelard's pupil, through the suffering of public scandal and enforced secret marriage, to their eventual separation.
April 27, 2004 | p | Penguin Books |
$17.00
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TO THE FINLAND STATION

Written by Wilson, Edmund
Edmund Wilson's magnum opus, "To the Finland Station," is a stirring account of revolutionary politics, people, and ideas from the French Revolution through the Paris Commune to the Bolshevik seizure of power in 1917.
April 30, 2003 | Paperback | New York Review of Books |
$17.95
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BISMARCK: A LIFE

Written by Steinberg, Jonathan
This riveting, New York Times bestselling biography illuminates the life of Otto von Bismarck, the statesman who unified Germany but who also embodied everything brutal and ruthless about Prussian culture. Jonathan Steinberg draws heavily on contemporary writings, allowing Bismarck's friends and foes to tell the story.
April 1, 2013 | Paperback | Oxford University Press, USA |
$21.95
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GEOGRAPHY OF THE IMAGINATION: FORTY ESSAYS

Written by Davenport, Guy
In the 40 essays that constitute this collection, Guy Davenport, one of America's major literary critics, elucidates a range of literary history, encompassing literature, art, philosophy and music, from the ancients to the grand old men of modernism.
January 1, 1981 | Paperback | David R. Godine Publisher |
$18.95
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IN FRONT OF YOUR NOSE: 1946-1950

Written by Orwell, George
Considering that much of his life was spent in poverty and ill health, it is something of a miracle that in only forty-six years George Orwell managed to publish ten books and two collections of essays. Here, in four fat volumes, is the best selection of his non-fiction available, a trove of letters, essays, reviews, and journalism that is breathtaking in its scope and eclectic passions.
June 27, 2019 | Paperback | Nonpareil Books |
$17.95
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AS I PLEASE: 1943-1946

Written by Orwell, George
Considering that much of his life was spent in poverty and ill health, it is something of a miracle that in only forty-six years George Orwell managed to publish ten books and two collections of essays. Here, in four fat volumes, is the best selection of his non-fiction available, a trove of letters, essays, reviews, and journalism that is breathtaking in its scope and eclectic passions.
June 27, 2019 | Paperback | Nonpareil Books |
$19.95
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AGE LIKE THIS, 1920-1940

Written by Orwell, George
Considering that much of his life was spent in poverty and ill health, it is something of a miracle that in only forty-six years George Orwell managed to publish ten books and two collections of essays. Here, in four fat volumes, is the best selection of his non-fiction available, a trove of letters, essays, reviews, and journalism that is breathtaking in its scope and eclectic passions.
June 27, 2019 | Paperback | Nonpareil Books |
$19.95

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