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Near the beginning of The Autobiography of an Execution, David Dow lays his cards on the table. "People think that because I am against the death penalty and don't think people should be executed, that I forgive those people for what they did. Wel...

The Autobiography of an Execution

The Ziegfeld Follies, Florenz Ziegfeld's stage spectacular, promised the best performers, the most lavish sets, and the most ravishing girls. At fourteen, Doris Eaton Travis became one of these prized beauties. Over the past century, Doris has per...

Century Girl: 100 Years in the Life of Doris Eaton Travis Last Living Star of the Ziegfeld Follies

As the first great Jewish player in the major leagues and the first African American to play in organized baseball during the twentieth century, respectively, Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson are forever linked because of the barriers they encou...

Two Pioneers: How Hank Greenberg and Jackie Robinson Transformed Baseball--And America

Why is Mozart the best known and most popular of all the great Western classical composers? As the 250th anniversary of his birth approaches, his reputation stands higher than ever before. This lively new Pocket Guide assesses what Mozart means to...

The Faber Pocket Guide to Mozart

Rex Feral kills for hire. Daring. Unafraid. Professional. Now he dares to tell his. professional secrets. Feral is a hit man. Some consider him a criminal. Others think him a hero. In truth, he is a lethal weapon aimed at the enemy of the one who ...

Hit Man: A Technical Manual for Independent Contractors

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a relentless condition, the primary symptom being the occurrence of terrifying ideas, images, and urges that jump into a person's mind and return again and again, despite the individual's attempt to remove th...

Can Christianity Cure Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder?: A Psychiatrist Explores the Role of Faith in Treatment

In a prose that is so beautiful it is poetry, we see the world of growing up and going somewhere through the dust and heat of Fresno's industrial side and beyond: It is a boy's coming of age in the barrio, parochial school, attending church, publi...

Living Up The Street

Andy Picheta, experienced music film producer and part time hotelier, steps out of semi-retirement and a comfortable life in the Scottish Highlands to work on Michael Forever, a giant tribute concert to Michael Jackson, featuring a host of interna...

How I Paid Tribute to Michael Jackson

Jubal Early (1816-1894) was an important general for the Confederacy, but his most lasting contribution to the South came after the war. Early served under Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee, rising from regiment commander to Corps commander in t...

Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early, Confederate States of America

In honor of Cage's eightieth birthday, this full-length study of the influential American composer celebrates John Cage's contributions to modern music, analyzes influences on his art, and places his life an work within the context of twentieth-ce...

The Roaring Silence: John Cage, A Life

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