Why The Dreyfus Affair Matters

Author: Louis Begley
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300156456
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In Why the Dreyfus Affair Matters, the acclaimed novelist draws upon his legal expertise to create a riveting account of the famously complex case, and to remind us of the interest each one of us has in the faithful execution of laws as the ...

Why Arendt Matters

Author: Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300134568
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Over the next twenty-five years, she wrote ten more books and developed a set of ideas that profoundly influenced the way America and Europe addressed the central questions and dilemmas of World War II. In this concise book, Elisabeth Young ...

Why The Constitution Matters

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780300150377
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Instead, by providing key facts about Congress, the president, and the nature of the current constitutional regime, his book reveals not only why the Constitution matters to each of us but also, and perhaps more important, how it matters.

Rural Society And French Politics

Author: Michael Burns
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400853389
Size: 71.61 MB
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These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions.

Enigmas Of Identity

Author: Peter Brooks
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400839696
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This wide-ranging book draws on literature, law, and psychoanalysis to examine important aspects of the emergence of identity as a peculiarly modern preoccupation.

The Affair

Author: C. P. Snow
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 1842324276
Size: 35.35 MB
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This novel, which became a successful West End play, describes a miscarriage of justice in the same Cambridge college which served as a setting for The Masters.

A King Condemned

Author: C.V. Wedgwood
Publisher: Tauris Parke Paperbacks
ISBN: 1848856881
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Originally published: The trial of Charles I. London: Collins, 1964.

Why Translation Matters

Author: Edith Grossman
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300163037
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"Why Translation Matters argues for the cultural importance of translation and for a more encompassing and nuanced appreciation of the translator's role.

Why Poetry Matters

Author: Jay Parini
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300124236
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This deeply felt meditation on poetry, its language and meaning, and its power to open minds and transform lives examines the importance of poetry and its diverse applications in the world.

Violette Nozi Re

Author: Sarah Maza
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520948734
Size: 31.27 MB
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This compulsively readable book brilliantly evokes the texture of life in 1930s Paris.