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    The Bishop's Boys: A Life of Wilbur and Orville Wright

    Tom D. Crouch

    Paperback

    The reissue of this definitive biography heralds the one-hundredth anniversary of the Wright brothers' first flight.

  • 9780393304039 72

    Roger Williams: The Church and the State

    Edmund S. Morgan

    Paperback

    An illuminating portrait of the nation's earliest—and most passionate—advocate for the total separation of church and state.

  • 9780393300246 72

    The Life of John Maynard Keynes

    Roy Forbes Harrod

    Paperback

    The Life of John Maynard Keynes traces the life and career of the famous English economist and evaluates his contribution to modern economic policy...

  • 9780393007312 72

    Worker in the Cane: A Puerto Rican Life History

    Sidney W. Mintz

    Paperback

    This is the absorbing story of Don Taso, a Puerto Rican sugar cane worker, and of his family and the village in which he lives. Told largely in his own words, it is a vivid account of the drastic changes taking place in Puerto Rico, as he sees them.

  • 9780393005844 72

    Augustus

    A. H M Jones, Moses I. Finley

    Paperback

    Constitutional changes, administrative revisions, factional rivalry, and war are all themes that Professor Jones develops within the main narrative. He treats separately such topics as finance, religion, social policy, literature and the arts, and the sources of this crucial period in the history of Rome.