Henry David Thoreau’s views of 19th-century media resonate today
Henry David Thoreau’s views of 19th-century media resonate today August 1, 2017 9.18pm EDT Mark Canada Executive Vice Chancellor for
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PORTRAITS OF COURAGE, an art memoir by George W. Bush | Penguin Random House
A vibrant collection of oil paintings and stories by President George W. Bush honoring the sacrifice and courage of America’s
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LINCOLN IN THE BARDO, a historical novel by George Saunders
“Saunders is the most humane American writer working today.”—Harper’s Magazine
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THE MAGICIAN, a novel by Lev Grossman (Time magazine book critic)
Did you know? This New York Times bestselling novel about a young man practicing magic in the real world is
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2 Fantasy Books | THE ERSTWHILE + THE VORRH, fiction by B. Catling
By Randy Gener The Erstwhile By BRIAN CATLING The Vorrh By BRIAN CATLING Penguin Random House  | 480 Pages +
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EXPECT GREAT THINGS: The Life and Search of Henry David Thoreau, by Kevin Dann
Other historians have skipped past or undervalued these aspects of Thoreau’s life. Not this one.
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THE WORLD REMADE
THE WORLD REMADE: AMERICA IN WORLD WAR I, a revisionist history by G.J. Meyer
This revisionist hsitory interweaves the many strands of his story into a gripping narrative that casts new light on one
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Nixon
RICHARD NIXON: THE LIFE, a biography by John A. Farrell
Defining portrait of a man who led America in a time of turmoil and left us a darker age. We
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Henry David Thoreau’s views of 19th-century media resonate today - Henry David Thoreau’s views of 19th-century media resonate today August 1, 2017 9.18pm EDT Mark Canada Executive Vice Chancellor for… Read More
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