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    So Much Things to Say: The Oral History of Bob Marley

    Roger Steffens, Linton Kwesi Johnson


    The world’s leading reggae scholar has spent forty years interviewing Bob Marley and his closest confidants. This is the definitive telling of Marley’s life.

  • 9780393609158 72

    Saving Charlotte: A Mother and the Power of Intuition

    Pia de Jong


    Best-selling author Pia de Jong’s vivid memoir about her daughter’s battle with leukaemia and the startling decision that led to her recovery.

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    Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

    Harvey Sachs


    On the 150th anniversary of his birth comes this monumental biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini, whose dramatic life was unparalleled among twentieth-century musicians.

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    Frederick Douglass

    William S. McFeely


    "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

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    Wedding Toasts I'll Never Give

    Ada Calhoun


    Poignant and witty essays on the beautiful complexity of marriage.