All That Is Solid Melts Into Air

Author: Marshall Berman
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9780860917854
Size: 69.32 MB
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The experience of modernization -- the dizzying social changes that swept millions of people into the capitalist world -- and modernism in art, literature and architecture are brilliantly integrated in this account.

The Goodriches

Author: Dane Starbuck
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780865971844
Size: 47.97 MB
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As the story of two fascinating and fiercely individualistic men, it is compelling reading, but as author Dane Starbuck says in the preface, ‘‘the later chapters of this book are as much a social commentary on American life in the ...

That S The Joint

Author: Murray Forman
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415969192
Size: 23.86 MB
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Assembled with great care by Mark Anthony Neal, hailed as "one of the most brilliant cultural critics of his generation" (Chicago Sun Times), and fellow hip-hop scholar Murray Forman, That's the Joint is the first to attempt to present the ...

Roads Were Not Built For Cars

Author: Carlton Reid
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916891
Size: 73.79 MB
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Cyclists were written out of highway history in the 1920s and 1930s by the all-powerful motor lobby:Roads Were Not Built For Cars tells the real story, putting cyclists center stage again. Not that the book is only about cyclists.

Heterotopia And The City

Author: Michiel Dehaene
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134100132
Size: 18.57 MB
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The book will be of interest to all those wishing to understand the city in the emerging postcivil society and post-historical era.

The Bruce Beckons

Author: William Sherwood Fox
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802060075
Size: 40.20 MB
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Separating Georgian Bay from Lake Huron, the Bruce Peninsula's remarkable natural history and richly varied wildlife today continue to draw thousands of visitors every year. 'Fox is an excellent guide through "hard land and moody waters".

Travels With Charley

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141190663
Size: 76.92 MB
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During the 1930s, his works included The Red Pony, Pastures of Heaven, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, and Of Mice and Men. The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939, earned him a Pulitzer Prize.

The Organization Man

Author: William H. Whyte
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812209265
Size: 28.12 MB
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This edition contains a new foreword by noted journalist and author Joseph Nocera. In an afterword Jenny Bell Whyte describes how The Organization Man was written.

Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Arthur Hobson Quinn
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404915
Size: 28.69 MB
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Based on exhaustive research in the Poe family archive, Quinn extracts the life from the legend, and describes how they both were distorted by prior biographies. "