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    After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America's Greatest Poet

    Julie Dobrow


    The untold story of the mother and daughter who opened the door to Emily Dickinson’s poetry.

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    Alaric the Goth: An Outsider's History of the Fall of Rome

    Douglas Boin


    The first biography of Alaric to appear in English tells the history of the fourth-and fifth-century Roman Empire through the life of the Goth who attacked it.

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    Alexander the Great

    Ulrich Wilcken, Eugene N. Borza, G C. Richards, Eugene N. Borza, Eugene N. Borza


    Here is one of the great biographies of Alexander, in its original form, brought fully up to date with findings of modern research and criticism.

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    Alfred C. Kinsey: A Life

    James H. Jones


    The hidden life of Alfred C. Kinsey, the principal architect of the sexual revolution.

  • All My Cats

    Bohumil Hrabal, Paul Wilson


    A literary master’s story about the aggravations and great joys of cats, from “a most sophisticated novelist, with a gusting humor and a hushed tenderness of detail” (Julian Barnes)