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Price: LEI 27,5

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A Corner of a Foreign Field : The Indian History of a British Sport

by Ramachandra Guha

  • Paperback: 200pages

  • Publisher: Picador

A book that interweaves biography with Indian history, the lives of cricketers with wider processes of social change. It is a meditation on the ramifications of sport in society at large, and how spor... More ›

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A Flame of Pure Fire : Jack Dempsey and the Roaring '20s

by Roger Kahn

  • Paperback: 496pages

  • Publisher: Mariner Books

A biography of the nation's first celebrity heavyweight champ retraces the life of Jack Dempsey--hobo, roughneck, boxer, millionaire, movie star, and eventually, a man of compassion and generosity. A ... More ›

Price: LEI 45

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A Life in Letters

by Pelham G. Wodehouse

  • Paperback: 602pages

  • Publisher: Random House

'Wodehouse said letters make "a wonderful oblique form for an autobiography," and Sophie Ratcliffe's expertly edited collection amply proves the point.' Spectator One of the funniest and most admired ... More ›

Price: LEI 55

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A Life of Barbara Stanwyck: Steel-True 1907-1940

by Victoria Wilson

  • Hardcover: 1044pages

  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A first volume of a full-scale portrait of the acclaimed screen actress includes coverage of her years as a dancer in New York, her fraught marriage to Broadway figure Frank Fay, her partnership with ... More ›

Price: LEI 88

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A Republic of Mind and Spirit : A Cultural History of American Metaphysical Religion

by Catherine L. Albanese

  • Paperback: 640pages

  • Publisher: Yale University Press

This path-breaking book tells the story of American metaphysical religion more fully than it has ever been told before, along the way significantly revising the panorama of American religious history.... More ›

Price: LEI 76

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A short history of Canada

by Desmond Morton

  • Paperback: 406pages

  • Publisher: McClelland & Stewart

Most of us know bits and pieces of our history but would like to be more sure of how it all fits together. The trick is to find a history that is so absorbing you will want to read it from beginning t... More ›

Price: LEI 169

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A Time for Choosing : The Rise of Modern American Conservatism

by Jonathan M. Schoenwald

  • Paperback: 352pages

  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

How did American conservatism, little more than a collection of loosely related beliefs in the late 1940s and early 1950s, become a coherent political and social force in the 1960s? What political str... More ›

Price: LEI 129

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A Woman at War: Marlene Dietrich Remembered

by J. David Riva , Guy Stern

  • Hardcover: 175pages

  • Publisher: Wayne State University Press

Marlene Dietrich's conflicted personal journey from Berliner to American soldier during World War II is as intense as any role she played on-screen and perhaps accounts for her ability to inspire so m... More ›

Price: LEI 65

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Abraham Joshua Heschel : Prophetic Witness

by Edward K. Kaplan , Samuel H. Dresner

  • Paperback: 416pages

  • Publisher: Yale University Press

  • Product Dimensions: 23.4 x 16.1 x 2.6 cm

Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972) was one of the outstanding Jewish thinkers of the 20th century. A renowned American theologian and interpreter, he was a living example of holiness, compassion, and ... More ›

Price: LEI 40

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Age and guile beat youth, innocence, and a bad haircut : twenty-five years of P.J. O'Rourke

by P. J. O'Rourke

  • Paperback: 341pages

  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan

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Price: LEI 75

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Along the Enchanted Way : A Story of Love and Life in Romania

by William Blacker

  • Paperback: 320pages

  • Publisher: John Murray

  • Product Dimensions: 13.1 x 2.2 x 19.8 cm

When William Blacker first crossed the snow-bound passes of northern Romania, he stumbled upon an almost medieval world.There, for many years he lived side by side with the country people, a life rule... More ›

Price: LEI 35

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America dezgolita de la brau in jos

by Raluca Feher

  • Paperback: 293pages

  • Publisher: Tandem Media

În 2011, după 18 ani de muncă, obosită frântă, am decis să plec în America de Sud pentru un an. Să mă odihnesc. Nu am reușit. Aceasta este prima parte a călătoriilor mele în America de Sud. Mai am să ... More ›