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Speaking Chinese in China

Ying Hsu and J. Marvin Brown

This text represents a second-year conversation course emphasizing modern usage of the language. It is structured in dialogue format, with accompanying explanatory notes for vocabulary and grammar. Pinyin and Yale...

September 10, 1983, Paper, $35.00

Methods of Book Design, Third Edition

Hugh Williamson

A new edition of this now classic work is long overdue, and, with the filmsetting revolution almost complete, it has been possible to write it.  The processes and methods of a book production are of course still changing...

September 10, 1983, Paper, $39.00

Common Landscape of America, 1580-1845

John R. Stilgoe

“A first-rate introduction to a still largely extant North America away from the great cities. This 400-page documentary by a dedicated exploring scholar explains how and why the landscape changed between the times of...

September 10, 1983, Paper, $42.00

Afro-American Literature in the Twentieth Century

The Achievement of Intimacy

Michael G. Cooke

Michael Cooke examines the essential structure of Afro-American literature as it has developed in the twentieth-century, with special attention to works by Jean Toomer, Zora Neal Hurston, Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison,...

March 11, 1986, Paper, $26.00

Can Modern War be Just?

James Turner Johnson

Now that mankind has created the capability of destroying itself through nuclear technology, is it still possible to think in terms of a "just war"? Johnson argues that it is, and in the context of specific case studies he...

March 11, 1986, Paper, $24.00

China's Foreign Relations in the 1980s

Robert R. Harding

What role will China play in world affairs during the 1980s, now that it has normalized relations with the United States and opened wider its economic doors?  In this thoughtful and important book, six respected...

September 10, 1986, Paper, $17.00

John Smibert

Colonial America`s First Portrait Painter

Richard H. Saunders

John Smibert (1688-1751) was the first portrait painter of distinction to attempt to carve out an existence in colonial America. This book by Richard Saunders is both a catalogue raisonné of Smibert's work and a discussion of...

October 25, 1995, Cloth, $95.00

Yale French Studies, Special Issue

After the Age of Suspicion: The French Novel Today

Edited by Charles A. Porter

This special issue of Yale French Studies presents a panoramic array of virtuoso talent. Included are extracts from the writings of sixteen contemporary French novelists, from Nathalie Sarraute and Claude Simon to Jeanne...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $32.00

Grimms` Bad Girls and Bold Boys

The Moral and Social Vision of the Tales

Ruth B. Bottigheimer

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September 10, 1989, Paper, $25.00

Marxism and Revolution

Karl Kautsky and the Russian Marxists, 1900-1924

Moira Donald

This book offers a new interpretation of the origins of Russian Marxism, placing it firmly within the folds of the western European socialist movement. Moira Donald argues that the chief theoretician of German Marxism, Karl...

September 22, 1993, Cloth, $64.00

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