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'I can never understand how the scribbles of such an ordinary person. can possibly have value.' So wrote Nella Last in her diary on 2 September 1949. More than sixty years on, tens of thousands of people have read and enjoyed three volumes of her ...

The Diaries of Nella Last: Writing in War and Peace

Euripides, wrote Aristotle, 'is the most intensely tragic of all the poets' In his questioning attitude to traditional pieties, disconcerting shifts of sympathy, disturbingly eloquent evil characters and acute insight into destructive passion, he ...

Electra and Other Plays: Euripides (Penguin Classics)

Behind the secret missions. Beneath the official stories. Beyond the brotherhood?. The Navy SEALs have been fighting terrorists around the world for more than a decade. And for all that time, the Bandito Platoon from SEAL Team Seven have been on...

Tom Clancy Presents: Act of Valor

Lod Airport, Israel: Two Concorde jets take off for a U. N. conference that will finally bring peace to the Middle East. Covered by F-14 fighters, accompanied by security men, the planes carry warriors, pacifists, lovers, enemies, dignitaries -- a...

By the Rivers of Babylon

The great Persian poet Hafez is so beloved in Iran that almost every family there keeps his Divan close at hand. For some fifteen years, esteemed American poet and author Robert Bly has worked with the great Islamic scholar Leonard Lewisohn to pro...

The Angels Knocking on the Tavern Door: Thirty Poems of Hafez

In Black Water Rising, Attica Locke delivered one of the most stunning and sure-handed fiction debuts in recent memory, garnering effusive critical praise, several award nominations, and passionate reader response. Now Locke returns with The Cutti...

The Cutting Season: A Novel

A fresh new look for the best-selling series from America's number-one inspirational novelist, Karen Kingsbury. Fans will enjoy a personal note from Karen and Gary Smalley as well as discussion questions for book group use. Revisit the Baxter fami...

Rejoice (Redemption)

Lucian (ca. 120?190 CE), the satirist from Samosata on the Euphrates, started as an apprentice sculptor, turned to rhetoric and visited Italy and Gaul as a successful travelling lecturer, before settling in Athens and developing his original brand...

Lucian, Vol. 7: Dialogues of the Dead / Dialogues of the Sea-Gods / Dialogues of the Gods / Dialogues of the Courtesans (Loeb Classical Library, No. 431) (English and Greek Edition)

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. THE SENSUAL SAGA OF EVA AND GIDEON CONTINUES in the hotly anticipated follow-up to BARED TO YOU. the New York Times bestselling novel of "EROTIC ROMANCE THAT SHOULD NOT BE MISSED. " -- Romance Novel News. . Gideon...

Reflected in You: A Crossfire Novel

This latest volume in the celebrated Cambridge History of Literary Criticism addresses literary criticism of the Romantic period, chiefly in Europe. Its seventeen chapters are by internationally respected academics and explore a range of key topic...

The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism, Vol. 5: Romanticism (v. 5)

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