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Product Description: Interviews with 25 of this century's greatest dancers provide a unique perspective on over 80 years in the development of classical ballet. "... a volume that will become legendary - a guide for ballet students, their parents, and the audience." - WQXR
By Barbara Newman (editor)

Hardcover:

9780395313251 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1982, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Ballet dancers, such as Moira Shearer, Peter Martins, and Igor Youskevitch depict their careers and styles of dance

Paperback:

9780879101541 | Rev sub edition (Limelight Editions, July 1, 1992), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Interviews with 25 of this century's greatest dancers provide a unique perspective on over 80 years in the development of classical ballet.

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Product Description: The step-by-step evolution of a new production, documented in photographs and text.

Hardcover:

9780903102728 | Dance Books Ltd, January 1, 1983, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The step-by-step evolution of a new production, documented in photographs and text.

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Explains the plot of the Nutcracker ballet, looks at its music, choreography, and set and costume designs, and compares various productions of the ballet

Hardcover:

9780812056723 | Barrons Educational Series Inc, November 1, 1985, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Explains the plot of the Nutcracker ballet, looks at its music, choreography, and set and costume designs, and compares various productions of the ballet

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Product Description: A profusely illustrated storehouse of the funny, the bizarre, and the remarkable. It examines the various historical viewpoints of physicians-the doctor as image-maker and healer, the afflictions that defeated him, the quackeries that deluded him, and the social conditions that shaped his patients...read more

Hardcover:

9780070463011 | McGraw-Hill, January 1, 1988, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: A profusely illustrated storehouse of the funny, the bizarre, and the remarkable.

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Product Description: Barbara Newman reintroduces English-speaking readers to an extraordinary and gifted figure of the twelfth-century renaissance. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) was mystic and writer, musician and preacher, abbess and scientist who used symbolic theology to explore the meaning of her gender within the divine scheme of things...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780520211629, titled "Sister of Wisdom: St. Hildegard's Theology of the Feminine" | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, October 1, 1997), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Barbara Newman reintroduces English-speaking readers to an extraordinary and gifted figure of the twelfth-century renaissance.
9780520066151 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, February 1, 1989), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Barbara Newman reintroduces English-speaking readers to an extraordinary and gifted figure of the twelfth-century renaissance.

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Product Description: For this revised edition of Hildegard's liturgical song cycle, Barbara Newman has redone her prose translations of the songs, updated the bibliography and discography, and made other minor changes. Also included is an essay by Marianne Richert Pfau which delineates the connection between music and text in the Symphonia...read more
By Hildegard and Barbara Newman (trans)

Paperback:

9780801495144 | Cornell Univ Pr, February 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: For this revised edition of Hildegard's liturgical song cycle, Barbara Newman has redone her prose translations of the songs, updated the bibliography and discography, and made other minor changes.

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Product Description: In this account of her relationship with Bashir Gemayel, who was elected president of Lebanon in 1982, Barbara Newman uses all her skills as an investigative reporter to unravel the background to his assassination and to the history of the civil war.

Hardcover:

9780517572153 | Crown Pub, April 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In this account of her relationship with Bashir Gemayel, who was elected president of Lebanon in 1982, Barbara Newman uses all her skills as an investigative reporter to unravel the background to his assassination and to the history of the civil war.

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Product Description: This work contains the 26 visions of Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179), who was the first of the great German mystics, as well as a poet and a prophet, a physician and a political moralist. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809131303 | Paulist Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This work contains the 26 visions of Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179), who was the first of the great German mystics, as well as a poet and a prophet, a physician and a political moralist.

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Product Description: Why did hagiographers of the late Middle Ages praise mothers for abandoning small children? How did a group of female mystics come to define themselves as "apostles to the dead" and end by challenging God's right to damn? Why did certain heretics around 1300 venerate a woman as the Holy Spirit incarnate and another as the Angelic Pope?In From Virile Woman to WomanChrist, Barbara Newman asks these and other questions to trace a gradual and ambiguous transition in the gender strategies of medieval religious women...read more

Hardcover:

9780812232738 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, April 1, 1995, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Why did hagiographers of the late Middle Ages praise mothers for abandoning small children?

Paperback:

9780812215458 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, January 1, 1995, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Why did hagiographers of the late Middle Ages praise mothers for abandoning small children?

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A gift set includes an illustrated biography of the twelfth-century abbess and visionary, accompanied by a guide to understanding medieval music and a compact disc of her music, the sequel to the double platinum album, Chant.
By Jane Bobko (editor), Matthew Fox (editor) and Barbara Newman (editor)

Hardcover:

9780670864058 | Hardcover with CD edition (Viking Pr, November 1, 1995), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A biography of the twelfth-century abbess and visionary is accompanied by a compact disc of her music

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Product Description: For vacationers, this is an informative travel planner to the country's more appealing destinations.

Hardcover:

9781550011401 | AAA, April 1, 1996, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: For vacationers, this is an informative travel planner to the country's more appealing destinations.

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Presents the stories of Giselle, Coppelia, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and Swan Lake, includes choreographic and historical information, and features an audio CD with musical highlights
By Barbara Newman and Gill Tomblin (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780789420244 | Har/com edition (Dk Pub, October 1, 1997), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In story and illustrations, presents five classic ballets: Giselle, Coppelia, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and Swan Lake.

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Text and pictures show scenes and steps from the ballets 'Sleeping Beauty,' 'Giselle,' 'Coppelia,' 'Swan Lake,' and 'The Nutcracker,' while the enclosed CD includes the stories told scene-by-scene.
By Barbara Newman and Gill Tomblin (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780756613723, titled "The Illustrated Book of Ballet Stories" | Har/com edition (Dk Pub, October 17, 2005), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Text and pictures show scenes and steps from 'Sleeping Beauty,' 'Giselle,' 'Coppelia,' 'Swan Lake,' and 'The Nutcracker.
9780789422255 | Dk Pub, October 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In story and illustrations, presents five classic ballets: Giselle, Coppelia, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, and Swan Lake.

Paperback:

9780789454669, titled "The Illustrated Book of Ballet Stories" | Pap/cas edition (Dk Pub, June 1, 2000), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Text and pictures show scenes and steps from 'Sleeping Beauty,' 'Giselle,' 'Coppelia,' 'Swan Lake,' and 'The Nutcracker.
9780789460974, titled "The Illustrated Book of Ballet Stories" | Pap/com edition (Dk Pub, June 1, 2000), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Text and pictures show scenes and steps from 'Sleeping Beauty,' 'Giselle,' 'Coppelia,' 'Swan Lake,' and 'The Nutcracker.

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Product Description: For this revised edition of Hildegard's liturgical song cycle, Barbara Newman has redone her prose translations of the songs, updated the bibliography and discography, and made other minor changes. Also included is an essay by Marianne Richert Pfau which delineates the connection between music and text in the Symphonia...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780801485473 | 2 sub edition (Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1998), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: For this revised edition of Hildegard's liturgical song cycle, Barbara Newman has redone her prose translations of the songs, updated the bibliography and discography, and made other minor changes.

Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) would have been an extraordinary person in any age. But for a woman of the twelfth century her achievements were so exceptional that posterity has found it hard to take her measure. Barbara Newman, a premier Hildegard authority, brings major scholars together to present an accurate portrait of the Benedictine nun and her many contributions to twelfth-century religious, cultural, and intellectual life. Written by specialists in fields ranging from medieval theology to medicine to music, these essays offer an understanding of how one woman could transform so many of the traditions of the world in which she lived.Hildegard of Bingen was the only woman of her age accepted as an authoritative voice on Christian doctrine as well as the first woman permitted by the pope to write theological books. She was the author of the first known morality play; an artist of unusual talents; the most prolific chant composer of her era; and the first woman to write extensively on natural science and medicine, including sexuality as seen from a female perspective. She was the only woman of her time to preach openly to mixed audiences of clergy and laity, and the first saint whose biography includes a first-person memoir.Adding to the significance of this volume is the fact that Hildegard's oeuvre reflects the entire sweep of twelfth-century culture and society. Scholars and lay readers alike will find this collection a rich introduction to a remarkable figure and to her tumultuous world. With the commemoration of the 900th anniversary of Hildegard's birth in September 1998, the publication of Voice of the Living Light is especially welcome. (view table of contents)
By Barbara Newman (editor)

Hardcover:

9780520208261 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $85.00

Paperback:

9780520217584 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) would have been an extraordinary person in any age.

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Product Description: Contrary to popular belief, the medieval religious imagination did not restrict itself to masculine images of God but envisaged the divine in multiple forms. In fact, the God of medieval Christendom was the Father of only one Son but many daughters—including Lady Philosophy, Lady Love, Dame Nature, and Eternal Wisdom...read more

Hardcover:

9780812236910 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: "A wonderful book that makes a very big, new interdisciplinary argument.

Paperback:

9780812219111 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 8, 2005, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Contrary to popular belief, the medieval religious imagination did not restrict itself to masculine images of God but envisaged the divine in multiple forms.

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By Barbara Newman (illustrator) and Sophie K. North

Paperback:

9780618359400 | Ppk edition (Houghton Mifflin School, January 7, 2003), cover price $34.50

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Product Description: (Limelight). A critic and writer on dance for well over twenty years, Barbara Newman has gone in search of teachers and coaches, directors, choreographers and stagers former dancers who had turned the focus of their own experience on others to explain the state of ballet today...read more

Paperback:

9780879109950 | 1 edition (Limelight Editions, November 1, 2003), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: (Limelight).

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Provides a close-up look at the terrorist group Hezbollah, the so-called 'party of God,' discussing its training, organization, goals, and capabilities to conduct terrorist operations throughout the United States through the use of sleeper cells, and examines efforts to combat Hezbollah on the homefront. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780345475688 | Ballantine Books, March 1, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Provides a close-up look at the terrorist group Hezbollah, the so-called 'party of God,' discussing its training, organization, goals, and capabilities to conduct terrorist operations throughout the United States through the use of sleeper cells.

Paperback:

9780891418702 | Reprint edition (Presidio Pr, February 28, 2006), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Provides a close-up look at the terrorist group Hezbollah, the so-called 'party of God,' discussing its training, organization, goals, and capabilities to conduct terrorist operations throughout the United States through the use of sleeper cells, and examines efforts to combat Hezbollah on the homefront.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780739318362 | Abridged edition (Random House, March 1, 2005), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Before September 11, 2001, one terrorist group had killed more Americans than any other: Hezbollah, the “Party of God.

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Product Description: “Frauenlob” was the stage name of Heinrich von Meissen (c. 1260–1318), a medieval German poet-minstrel. A famous and controversial figure in his day, Frauenlob (meaning “praise of ladies”) exercised a strong influence on German literature into the eighteenth century...read more
By Benjamin Bagby (other contributor), Ensemble Sequentia (composer), Barbara Newman, Karl Stackmann and Barbara Thornton (other contributor)

Hardcover:

9780120724406, titled "Neuroendocrinology of Vasopressin, Courticoliberin and Opiomelanocortins" | Academic Pr, November 1, 1982, cover price $54.50 | also contains Neuroendocrinology of Vasopressin, Courticoliberin and Opiomelanocortins

Paperback:

9780271029252 | Pap/com edition (Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, January 30, 2007), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: “Frauenlob” was the stage name of Heinrich von Meissen (c.

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Product Description: The Dominican Thomas of Cantimpre (c. 1200-c. 1270) was a key figure in the 'evangelical awakening' of the thirteenth century. A prolific hagiographer, he lauded such diverse subjects as the abbot and apostolic preacher John of Cantimpre; the teenage saint Margaret of Ypres, an urban recluse who died at 21; Lutgard of Aywieres, a Cistercian nun and mystic; and the theatrical, mentally troubled Christina 'the Astonishing' of St-Trond...read more
By Margot H. King (trans) and Barbara Newman (editor)

Hardcover:

9782503520780 | Brepols Pub, December 15, 2008, cover price $92.00 | About this edition: The Dominican Thomas of Cantimpre (c.

Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Detective Jeffrey Bones solves crimes. But this time it's personal. He's at a science museum when his blue Tyrannosaurus rex goes missing. Could someone have stolen it? Bones must find his T-rex!
By Barbara Newman (illustrator)

Prebinding:

9781439593370 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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