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The Eagle and the Lion

The Tragedy of American-Iranian Relations

James A. Bill

A thought-provoking exploration of the American-Iranian relationship, from the 1940s through the Iran-Contra affair and its aftermath. James Bill, a well-known authority on the Middle East, has not only lived in Iran but also...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $49.00

The Rise of American Air Power

The Creation of Armageddon

Michael S. Sherry

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September 10, 1989, Paper, $42.00

Behind the Lines

Gender and the Two World Wars

Margaret R. Higonnet; Edited by Jane Jenson, Sonya Michel, and Margaret Collins Weitz

What effect did the two world wars have on the relations between women and men? Drawing on broad comparative material—from government policy to popular media, poetry and fiction, and personal letters—this book...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $32.00

Nietzsche's Teaching

An Interpretation of "Thus Spoke Zarathustra"

Laurence Lampert

The first comprehensive interpretation of Nietzsche’s Thus Spoke Zarathustra—an important and difficult text and the only book Nietzsche ever wrote with characters, events, setting, and a plot. Laurence Lampert’s...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $39.00

Three Medieval Views of Women

"La Contenance des Fames," "Le Bien des Fames," "Le Blasme des Fames"

Edited by Gloria K. Fiero, Wendy Pfeffer, and Mathé Allain

This bilingual edition of three French poems dating from the late thirteenth and early fourteenth centuries contains two poems that assail the vices of women and a third that lists women's virtues. The lively and amusing...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $16.00

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

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