Biography

The Private Life of Chairman Mao by Li Zhi-Sui, Li Zhisui

By Li Zhi-Sui, Li Zhisui From 1954 till Mao Zedong's loss of life 22 years later. Dr. Li Zhisui used to be the chinese [...]

Ted Kennedy: The Dream That Never Died by Edward Klein

By Edward Klein Within the most galvanizing speech of his profession, Ted Kennedy as soon as vowed: "For all these whose [...]

Edie: An American Biography by Jean Stein

By Jean Stein Born right into a relatives of rich and patrician New Englanders, Edie Sedgwick turned, within the Sixties, [...]

Diaries : Robert Musil 1899-1942 by Mark Jay Mirsky

By Mark Jay Mirsky The Diaries of Robert Musil are a mystery look at the lifestyles and brain of a author whose fiction [...]

Peggy Guggenheim: The Shock of the Modern (Jewish Lives) by Francine Prose

By Francine Prose In 2014 the Jewish publication Council provided the Jewish e-book of the 12 months honor to the Jewish [...]

Music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (Eastman Studies in by David Schulenberg

By David Schulenberg Of the 4 sons of J. S. Bach who turned composers, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-88) used to be the main [...]

The Lost Cyclist: The Epic Tale of an American Adventurer by David V. Herlihy

By David V. Herlihy Within the overdue Eighties, Frank Lenz of Pittsburgh, a popular high-wheel racer and long-distance [...]

How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and by Sarah Bakewell

By Sarah Bakewell Winner of the 2010 nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award for Biography How to get besides humans, tips [...]

Blackstone and his Commentaries: Biography, Law, History by Wilfrid Prest

By Wilfrid Prest The most celebrated works within the Anglo-American felony culture, William Blackstone's Commentaries [...]

Robert Frost: A Life by Jay Parini

By Jay Parini This attention-grabbing reassessment of America's hottest and well-known poet unearths a extra complicated [...]