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"During World War II, Michigan became a temporary home to six thousand German and Italian POWs. At a time of homefront labor shortages, they picked fruit in Berrien County, ha…more
- Broken stars: contemporary Chinese science fiction in translationGet This Now!
"The stories span the range from short-shorts to novellas, and evoke every hue on the emotional spectrum. Besides stories firmly entrenched in subgenres familiar to Western SF…more
- Key modern architects: 50 short histories of modern architectureGet This Now!
"Combining the clarity and accessibility of a textbook with in-depth reading and a critical approach, Key Modern Architects provides an invaluable resource for both the classr…more
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"Horror comics were among the first comic books published--ghastly tales that soon developed an avid young audience, along with a bad reputation. Parent groups, psychologists,…more
- Your country, our war: the press and diplomacy in AfghanistanGet This Now!
Based on extensive fieldwork in Afghanistan and eight years of interviews, this book reviews the dynamics between Afghan and U.S. journalists, and the global diplomatic power …more
- Women's emancipation writing at the fin de siècleGet This Now!
"This work investigates women's emancipation writing in the second half of the nineteenth and the early twentieth centuries. Many novelists in various national literatures tou…more
- Illegal encounters: the effect of detention and deportation on young peopleGet This Now!
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Amidst discontent over America's growing diversity, many white Americans now view the political world through the lens of a racial identity. Whiteness was once thought to be i…more
- Skeleton keys: the secret life of boneGet This Now!
Bone is as embedded in our culture as it is in our bodies. Our species has made instruments and jewelry from bone, treated the dead like collectors' items, put our faith in sk…more
- Greek sanctuaries and temple architecture: an introductionGet This Now!
"An introduction to ancient Greek sanctuary sites and temple architecture, explaining technical terms and aesthetic concepts behind Greek architectural design"--
- Early modern theatre and the figure of disabilityGet This Now!
"What work did physically disabled characters do for the early modern theatre? Through a consideration of a range of plays, including Doctor Faustus and Richard III, Genevieve…more
- Mind in life: biology, phenomenology, and the sciences of mindGet This Now!
"Evan Thompson draws upon sources as diverse as molecular biology, evolutionary theory, artificial life, complex systems theory, neuroscience, psychology, Continental Phenomen…more