Recent Books

Blackmail
Blackmail
Greg Iles
Als im Mississippi die nackte Leiche eines Mädchens gefunden wird, ist die ganze Gemeinde von Natchez geschockt - am meisten aber der Anwalt Penn...
Mindmapping China
Mindmapping China
Jeanne Boden
The Great Heart of the Republic
The Great Heart of the Republic
Adam Arenson
In the battles to determine the destiny of the United States in the middle decades of the nineteenth century, St. Louis, then at the hinge between...
The Songs of Trees
The Songs of Trees
David George Haskell
The author of the Pulitzer Prize finalistThe Forest Unseenvisits with nature’s most magnificent networkers — trees“Fluent, compelling, and...
History of the Mafia
History of the Mafia
Salvatore Lupo
When we think of the Italian Mafia, we think of Marlon Brando, Tony Soprano, and the Corleones& mdash;iconic actors and characters who give shady...
Fitzgerald and Hemingway on Film
Fitzgerald and Hemingway on Film
Candace Ursula Grissom
A comprehensive guide to all major film adaptations based on the novels of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway, this is essential for scholars...
At the Mercy of Their Clothes
At the Mercy of Their Clothes
Celia Marshik
In much of modern fiction, it is the clothes that make the character. Garments embody personal and national histories. They convey wealth, status,...
A Taste for Rabbit
A Taste for Rabbit
Linda Zuckerman
In the tradition of WATERSHIP DOWN comes a brilliant novel about foxes, rabbits, and the cold calculation that leads to war. Imagine a world in...