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Kent Bloomer

Nature as Ornament

Edited by Sunil Bald and Gary Huafan He; With essays by Thomas Beeby, Kent Bloomer, Turner Brooks, Edward Casey, Douglas Cooper, Mari Hvattum, Guru Dev Kaur Khalsa, Emer O’Daly, Richard Prum, Willie Ruff, Stacey Sloboda, and Michael Young

A celebration of renowned sculptor and educator Kent Bloomer’s work, examining the role of ornament in contemporary architecture and society Best known for New York’s Central Park luminaires (1982), the...

September 15, 2020, Paper, $35.00

Beethoven's Piano Sonatas

A Short Companion

Charles Rosen

Beethoven’s piano sonatas form one of the most important collections of works in the whole history of music. Spanning several decades of his life as a composer, the sonatas soon came to be seen as the first body of...

July 28, 2020, Paper, $25.00

The Passage to Europe

How a Continent Became a Union

Luuk van Middelaar

The untold story of the crises and compromises that united a continent As financial turmoil in Europe preoccupies political leaders and global markets, it becomes more important than ever to understand the...

July 28, 2020, Paper, $25.00

A Journey to Freedom

Richard Oakes, Alcatraz, and the Red Power Movement

Kent Blansett

The first book-length biography of Richard Oakes, a Red Power activist of the 1960s who was a leader in the Alcatraz takeover and the Indigenous rights movement   A revealing portrait of Richard Oakes, the...

September 8, 2020, Paper, $30.00

A Better Planet

Forty Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future

Edited by Daniel C. Esty; Foreword by Ingrid C. Burke

A practical, bipartisan call to action from the world’s leading thinkers on the environment and sustainability   Sustainability has emerged as a global priority over the past several years. The 2015 Paris...

September 15, 2020, Paper, $20.00

Conversations in Jazz

The Ralph J. Gleason Interviews

Ralph J. Gleason; Edited by Toby Gleason; Foreword and Introductory Notes by Ted Gioia

An extraordinary collection of revealing, personal interviews with fourteen jazz music legends During his nearly forty years as a music journalist, Ralph J. Gleason recorded many in-depth interviews with...

September 8, 2020, Paper, $20.00

Job

A New Translation

Edward L. Greenstein

This revelatory new translation of Job by one of the world’s leading biblical scholars will reshape the way we read this canonical text The book of Job has often been called the greatest poem ever written....

August 4, 2020, Paper, $18.00

Who Is an Evangelical?

The History of a Movement in Crisis

Thomas S. Kidd

A leading historian of evangelicalism offers a concise history of evangelicals and how they became who they are today Evangelicalism is arguably America’s most controversial religious movement....

September 8, 2020, Paper, $20.00

Confessions of a Born-Again Pagan

Anthony T. Kronman

In this passionate and searching book, Anthony Kronman offers a third way—beyond atheism and religion—to the God of the modern world  “An astonishing, . . . epically ambitious book. . . . An...

September 22, 2020, Paper, $30.00

Surviving Genocide

Native Nations and the United States from the American Revolution to Bleeding Kansas

Jeffrey Ostler

"Intense and well-researched, . . . ambitious, . . . magisterial. . . . Surviving Genocide sets a bar from which subsequent scholarship and teaching cannot retreat."—Peter Nabokov, New York Review of Books

September 22, 2020, Paper, $25.00

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