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    Geons, Black Holes, and Quantum Foam: A Life in Physics

    John Archibald Wheeler, Kenneth Ford


    The autobiography of one of the preeminent figures in twentieth-century physics.

  • 9780393318791 72

    Hemingway: The Paris Years

    Michael Reynolds


    The 1920s in Paris are the pivotal years in Hemingway's apprenticeship as a writer, whether sitting in cafés or at the feet of Gertrude Stein.

  • 9780393318357 72

    The Hemingway Women

    Bernice Kert


    A unique view of Hemingway, the man and the writer, through the women he loved and who loved him. 

  • 9780393318562 72

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky


    While many hundred thousands of pages have been written about Stravinsky, in this book—the composer's first—we hear from the man himself.

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    Glenn Gould: The Ecstasy and Tragedy of Genius

    Peter Ostwald


    "[Glenn Gould] marks a major advance in our understanding of one of the 20th century's most significant performing artists.... Ostwald is as engrossing a writer as any who has tried his hand at biography."—Ted Libbey, Washington Post Book World