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Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Photo Author : Thomas Piketty
Photo ISBN : 9780674430006
Photo Publisher : Harvard University Press
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Photo Pub Date : April 2014
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In this book, Thomas Piketty analyses a unique collection of data from twenty countries, ranging as far back as the eighteenth century, to uncover key economic and social patterns. His findings will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about wealth and inequality.

 

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Culture and the Death of God

Photo Author : Terry Eagleton
Photo ISBN : 9780300203998
Photo Publisher : Yale University Press
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How to live in a supposedly faithless world threatened by religious fundamentalism? Terry Eagleton, formidable thinker and renowned cultural critic, investigates in this thought-provoking book the contradictions, difficulties, and significance of the modern search for a replacement for God.

 

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From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town

Photo Author : Ingrid D. Rowland
Photo ISBN : 9780674047938
Photo Publisher : Harvard University Press
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The experience of Pompeii always reflects a particular time and sensibility, says Ingrid Rowland. From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town explores the fascinating variety of these different experiences, as described by the artists, writers, actors, and others who have toured the excavated site.

 

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If Mayors Ruled the World: Dysfunctional Nations, Rising Cities

Photo Author : Benjamin R Barber
Photo ISBN : 9780300164671
Photo Publisher : Yale University Press
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Demonstrates how city mayors, singly and jointly, are responding to transnational problems more effectively than nation-states mired in ideological infighting and sovereign rivalries. Featuring profiles of a dozen mayors around the world - courageous, eccentric, or both at once, this title presents a vision of governance for the coming century.

 

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It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens

Photo Author : danah boyd
Photo ISBN : 9780300166316
Photo Publisher : Yale University Press
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What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens’ lives? In this eye-opening book, Danah Boyd uncovers some of the major myths regarding teens' use of social media. She explores tropes about identity, privacy, safety, danger, and bullying.

 

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Jack the Ripper: The Forgotten Victims

Photo Author : Paul Begg & John Bennett
Photo ISBN : 9780300117202
Photo Publisher : Yale University Press
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The number of women murdered and mutilated by Jack the Ripper is impossible to know, although most researchers now agree on five individuals. These five canonical cases have been examined at length in Ripper literature, but other contemporary murders and attacks bearing strong resemblance to the gruesome Ripper slayings have received scant attention. These unsolved cases are the focus of this intriguing book.

 

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Latin: Story of a World Language

Photo Author : Jürgen Leonhardt
Photo ISBN : 9780674058071
Photo Publisher : Harvard University Press
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The mother tongue of the Roman Empire and the lingua franca of the West for centuries afterward, Latin survives today primarily in classrooms and texts. Yet this "dead language" is unique in the influence it has exerted across centuries and continents. This book offers the story of the first "world language," from antiquity to the present.

 

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Pleasures of the Garden: A Literary Anthology

Photo Author : Christina Hardyment (
Photo ISBN : 9780712357203
Photo Publisher : British Library Publishing
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This collection of classic garden writing presents the garden as place of solace in a busy world, a retreat for lovers, and an earthly paradise. Gardens have been cherished in all times and cultures, and this anthology reveals a wide range of voices, from the classic to the little known, the lyrical to the light-hearted. Fiction and poetry inspired by gardens – from The Secret Garden to the poems of Rudyard Kipling – are featured alongside letters and memoirs about the real gardens created and enjoyed by some of the world’s greatest writers. It is superbly illustrated throughout with garden and flower pictures from around the world and across the centuries.

 

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The Ambiguity of Virtue: Gertrude van Tijn and the Fate of the Dutch Jews

Photo Author : Bernard Wasserstein
Photo ISBN : 9780674281387
Photo Publisher : Harvard University Press
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Working with the Nazi-appointed Jewish Council in Amsterdam, Gertrude van Tijn helped many Jews escape. But she faced difficult moral choices. Some called her a heroine; others, a collaborator. Bernard Wasserstein's haunting narrative draws readers into this twilight world, to expose the terrible dilemmas confronting Jews under Nazi occupation.

 

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The Art and History of Globes

Photo Author : Sylvia Sumira
Photo ISBN : 9780712358682
Photo Publisher : British Library Publishing
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Photo Pub Date : April 2014
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This book celebrates the art and history of the globe, focusing on the 400 years when the printed globe – as navigational tool, scientific instrument and powerful status symbol – occupied an important place in the history of European exploration.

 

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The Blue Man and Other Stories of the Skin

Photo Author : Robert Norman
Photo ISBN : 9780520272866
Photo Publisher : University of California Press
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Written by a leading dermatologist, The Blue Man and Other Stories of the Skin provides a compelling and accessible introduction to the life of our largest organ, while also recounting the author's experiences with memorable patients he has treated who suffer from mysterious skin conditions.

 

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The Great War Seen from the Air: In Flanders Fields, 1914-1918

Photo Author : Birger Stichelbaut
Photo ISBN : 9780300196580
Photo Publisher : Yale University Press
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Supplementing aerial images with maps, documents, and photos taken from the ground, this one-of-a-kind visual record stands as an important contribution to World War I history, revealing the wartime landscape of Flanders Fields as rarely seen before.

 


  

     
 
 

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