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The History and Sociology of Genocide

Analyses and Case Studies

Frank Chalk and Kurt Jonassohn

Genocide is not an invention of the twentieth-century, say Frank Chalk and Kurt Jonassohn in this absorbing book, but has occurred throughout history in all parts of the world. This study—the first comprehensive survey of the...

September 10, 1990, Paper, $42.00

The Demise of Nuclear Energy?

Lessons for Democratic Control of Technology

Joseph G. Morone and Edward J. Woodhouse

Three Mile Island, Seabrook, Diablo Canyon: their controversies have come to symbolize the unhappy fate of American nuclear power. Three decades of effort and an investment of several hundred billion dollars have culminated...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $21.00

Interpreting Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier

A Performer`s Discourse of Method

Ralph Kirkpatrick

This book sets forth the provocative theories of a musician who has been called the outstanding harpsichordist of this century. The late Ralph Kirkpatrick reveals here his approach to a deeper comprehension of music,...

September 10, 1987, Paper, $24.00

The Diary of Joseph Farington

Volume 3, September 1796-December 1798, Volume 4, January 1799-July 1801

Joseph Farington; Edited by Kathryn Cave

Joseph Farington (1747-1821) was a professional topographical artist and lived most of his life in London.  Through his extensive involvement in the affairs of the Royal Academy, his wide circle of friends, and his...

September 10, 1979, Cloth, $95.00

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

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

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

Wordsworth and the Enlightenment

Nature, Man, and Society in the Experimental Poetry

Alan Bewell

This book provides a new context for understanding Wordsworth's major poetry by examining the poet's response to Enlightenment attitudes toward nature and society. Alan Bewell argues that at the core of Wordsworth's poetry is...

September 10, 1989, Cloth, $66.00

Karl Kraus

Apocalyptic Satirist: Culture and Catastrophe in Habsburg Vienna

Edward Timms

A fascinating study of the life and work of Karl Kraus, the Austrian satirist whose critiques of the mass media, the military-industrial complex, and technology running out of control have earned him a following...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $48.00

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