John Singer Sargent The Complete Paintings Cumulative Index to Volumes I-IX
ISBN: HB: 9780300219203, Yale University Press, April 2024
144 pp., 30.5x24.8 cm, 2 black&white illus.
The cumulative index to "John Singer Sargent: The Complete Paintings" comprises two indexes covering the nine volumes of the complete catalogue raisonne: a comprehensive general index and an index of the titles of all the works by Sargent that have b...
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Economic Consequences of the Pandemic
ISBN: HB: 9780300257755, Yale University Press, July 2023
192 pp., 21.6x14 cm
The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the global economy and revealed glaring inadequacies and injustices in many parts of our social and economic systems. The prepandemic world was defined by globalization and the free movement of goods, people, and cap...
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Henry Van de Velde Selected Essays, 1889-1914
ISBN: PB: 9781606067949, Getty Publications, March 2023
392 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm
The first English collection of writings by Henry van de Velde, one of the most influential designers and theorists of the twentieth century. Belgian artist, architect, designer, and theorist Henry van de Velde (1863-1957) was a highly original and i...
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Life A Journey through Science and Politics
ISBN: HB: 9780300264548, Yale University Press, February 2023
408 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 16 colour illus., 42 black&white illus.
A renowned scientist and environmental advocate looks back on a life that has straddled the worlds of science and politics. Acclaimed as a public scientist and as a spokesperson on pressing environmental and equity issues, Paul R. Ehrlich reflects o...
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No-State Solution A Jewish Manifesto
ISBN: HB: 9780300251289, Yale University Press, February 2023
192 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm
A provocative manifesto, arguing for a new understanding of the Jews' peoplehood. Today there are two seemingly mutually exclusive notions of what "the Jews" are: either a religion or a nation/ethnicity. The widespread conception is that the Jews we...
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American Phage Group Founders of Molecular Biology
ISBN: HB: 9780300263565, Yale University Press, February 2023
312 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 9 black&white illus.
A fascinating historical account of the American Phage Group and how its new research framework became the foundation for molecular biology. This book is the first critical and analytical study of the American Phage Group – a small group of scientis...
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Great New York Fire of 1776 A Lost Story of the American Revolution
ISBN: HB: 9780300246957, Yale University Press, February 2023
352 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 30 black&white illus.
Who set the mysterious fire that burned down much of New York City shortly after the British took the city during the Revolutionary War? New York City, the strategic center of the Revolutionary War, was the most important place in North America in 1...
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Tragic Mind Fear, Fate, and the Burden of Power
ISBN: HB: 9780300263862, Yale University Press, February 2023
160 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm
A moving meditation on recent geopolitical crises, viewed through the lens of ancient and modern tragedy. Some books emerge from a lifetime of hard-won knowledge. Robert D. Kaplan has learned, from a career spent reporting on wars, revolutions, and...
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Last Post
ISBN: PB: 9781800173033, Carcanet, February 2023
384 pp., 21.6x13.5 cm
The letters in "Last Post", addressed to celebrated people of Raphael's close and more distant acquaintance, drawn in part from his memoirs, display his "iridescent intelligence, seductive charm, urbane temper and unflagging delight" (TLS).
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Moving Crops and the Scales of History
ISBN: HB: 9780300257250, Yale University Press, February 2023
352 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 25 black&white illus.
A bold redefinition of historical inquiry based on the "cropscape" – the people, creatures, technologies, ideas, and places that surround a crop. Human efforts to move crops from one place to another have been a key driving force in history. Crops h...
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