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    Robert E. Lee: A Biography

    Emory M. Thomas

    Paperback

    "The best and most balanced of the Lee biographies."—New York Review of Books

  • 9780393315509 72

    John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism

    Alan Ryan, Edwin Burrage Child

    Paperback

    When John Dewey died in 1952, he was memorialized as America's most famous philosopher, revered by liberal educators and deplored by conservatives,...

  • 9780393315776 72

    Edward Hopper: The Art and The Artist: The Art and the Artist

    Gail Levin, Whitney Museum of American Art, Edward Hopper

    Paperback

    This sumptuous book presents the full range of Edward Hopper's work and offers greater access to Edward Hopper, the man, than any other single volume.

  • 9780393313765 72

    Frederick Douglass

    William S. McFeely

    Paperback

    “A masterpiece….[W]ill rightfully assume its place as the standard biography of a truly great figure in the nation’s past.” —New York Newsday

  • 9780393313277 72

    Fidel Castro

    Robert E. Quirk

    Paperback

    In this masterly biography, the prize-winning historian Robert E. Quirk paints a portrait of the charismatic leader who for more than three decades—and over eight American presidencies—managed to sustain a communist regime in the western hemisphere.