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WASTE OF TIMELESSNESS AND OTHER EARLY STORIES

WASTE OF TIMELESSNESS AND OTHER EARLY STORIES

Literary & General

Genre:

Anaïs Nin

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Ohio University Press/Swallow Press

Sixteen stories written by the late diarist and novelist in her early twenties manifest the origins of her irony, humor, and feminism.
Waste of Timelessness and Other Early Stories is a small collection of rare short stories by Anaïs Nin, written before her more known publications. The book is an example of the early work of a person who was later a successful writer.

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LITHIUM

LITHIUM

Current Issues

Genre:

Lukasz Bednarski

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Publisher:

Hurst

How a little-known mineral will affect our jobs and daily lives as much as, if not more than, AI or Big Data have done.

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THE PALAVEEVI SISTERS (II)

THE PALAVEEVI SISTERS (II)

Literary & General

Genre:

Alek Popov

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Ciela

Kara and Yara are here again after the crushing end of the first part.
Kara falls into the hands of the Bulgarian military, but manages to escape, only to find herself in the middle of bombed Sofia and eventually fall into a huge mess.
Yara is rescued by Serbian partisans. She has lost her memory, takes the name Snezhana and falls in love with brave commander Panther. Crazy adventures follow.

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A RULEBOOK FOR ARGUMENTS (Fifth Edition)

A RULEBOOK FOR ARGUMENTS (Fifth Edition)

Philosophy, Logic

Genre:

Anthony Weston

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Hackett

From academic writing to personal and public discourse, the need for good arguments and better ways of arguing is greater than ever before.
A Rulebook for Arguments is a succinct introduction to the art of writing and assessing arguments, organized around specific rules, each illustrated and explained soundly but briefly, a veritable entry-level book for those seeking information on how to employ critical thinking.

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THE STRUCTURE OF APPEARANCE

THE STRUCTURE OF APPEARANCE

Philosophy

Genre:

Nelson Goodman

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Springer

In "The Structure of Appearance" Nelson Goodman aims at describing the world as composed of individuals.
This is perhaps Goodman’s main work, although it is less widely known than, for example, "Languages of Art". It is a constitutional system, which shows how from a basis of primitive objects and a basic relation between those objects all other objects can be obtained by definitions alone.

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NAVALNY AGAINST PUTIN

NAVALNY AGAINST PUTIN

Current Issues

Genre:

Anna Zafesova

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Paesi Edizioni

The beginning of the end of Putin's era begins when Alexei Navalny is poisoned by the Russian secret services. He survived, and now that changes everything. Especially fot Putin, who now has a real opponent

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BEYOND BELIEF

BEYOND BELIEF

Current Issues, Religion

Genre:

Elle Hardy

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Publisher:

Hurst

A fascinating exposé of the global revolution you’ve never heard of: a deep-pocketed, tech-savvy Christian movement reshaping our societies from within.

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FINE BOYS

FINE BOYS

Literary & General

Genre:

Eghosa Imasuen

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Ohio University Press/Swallow Press

Set in Nigeria during the pro-democracy movement and told from the perspective of an eighteen-year-old Gen-Xer, Ewaen, this coming-of-age novel examines the violent university confraternities during the mid-1990s.

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CULTURAL ECONOMICS

CULTURAL ECONOMICS

Economy & Politics

Genre:

Christiane Hellmanzik

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Agenda Publishing

Through the careful use of case studies, the book explores the core economic considerations such as supply and demand, competition and pricing, alongside macro trends such as globalization, digitalization and the internet, which are changing the industry's business models.

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THE ACCURSED TOWER

THE ACCURSED TOWER

History

Genre:

Roger Crowley

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Publisher:

Yale U.P./Basic Books

From a New York Times-bestselling author, a stirring account of the siege of Acre in 1291, when the last Christian stronghold fell to the Muslim army

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THE LENIN PLOT

THE LENIN PLOT

History

Genre:

Barnes Carr

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Pegasus

The surprising story of perhaps the darkest episode in American espionage history: the “midnight war” to depose Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin.

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MEGHAN AND HARRY

MEGHAN AND HARRY

Biography & Memoirs

Genre:

Lady Colin Campbell

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Pegasus

**A Wall Street Journal bestseller**
This blockbuster narrative provides the first behind-the-scenes, authoritative account of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s marriage, by the New York Times bestselling author of "Diana in Private".

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DEMOCRACY AND COMMUNITY

DEMOCRACY AND COMMUNITY

Philosophy

Genre:

Jean-Luc Nancy, Peter Engelmann

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Passagen

What would democracy be if we as individuals not only want to live side by side, but want to develop a common sense of life? Based on this question, Peter Engelmann debates a possible radical democracy in this conversation with Jean-Luc Nancy.

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POLITICS AND AESTHETICS

POLITICS AND AESTHETICS

Philosophy

Genre:

Jacques Rancière, Peter Engelmann

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Publisher:

Passagen

Investigating new forms of emancipatory politics arising from current art practices and social movements, this short book will appeal to anyone interested in contemporary art, aesthetics, philosophy and political theory.

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FOR A POLITICS OF THE COMMON GOOD

FOR A POLITICS OF THE COMMON GOOD

Philosophy

Genre:

Alain Badiou, Peter Engelmann

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Publisher:

Passagen

The former Maoist answers questions from the sceptical, but open-minded, anti-communist Peter Engelmann and, in allowing Badiou to tackle some commonly held prejudices on the big questions of capitalism, communism, fascism, liberalism and Islamism, it’s a format that works very well.

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I OWN YOU

I OWN YOU

Biography & Memoirs

Genre:

Dawn McConnell and Katy Weitz

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Publisher:

Pan Books

Powerful and inspiring, I Own You is the shocking story of how one woman overcame her harrowing past to find happiness on her own terms.

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THE WIFE OF MARTIN GUERRE

THE WIFE OF MARTIN GUERRE

Literary & General

Genre:

Janet Lewis

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Ohio University Press/Swallow Press

This compelling story is a rich novella with the timeless power of a fable. It is based on a famous story of a court case in mid-16th century France. Janet Lewis depicts a distant time and a traditional rural culture based on a highly ordered patriarchal structure.

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I'M PROBABLY LOST

I'M PROBABLY LOST

Literary & General

Genre:

Sara Salar

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Publisher:

Nashre Cheshmeh

A bold narration of a secret life in a woman’s head

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A GUIDE TO DEATH BY MEDICINAL HERBS

A GUIDE TO DEATH BY MEDICINAL HERBS

Literary & General

Genre:

Atieh Attarzadeh

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Publisher:

Nashre Cheshmeh

A different narrative of love and violence: There is nothing to fear in the world!

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AUTUMN IS THE LAST SEASON OF THE YEAR

AUTUMN IS THE LAST SEASON OF THE YEAR

Literary & General

Genre:

Nasim Marashi

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Publisher:

Nashre Cheshmeh

Resistance against a masculine history

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