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Product Description: “Extraordinary. . . . This is no butterfly-watching stroll through a life.” ―Dwight Garner, New York TimesDavid Hare has long been one of Britain’s best-known screenwriters and dramatists. He’s the author of more than thirty acclaimed plays that have appeared on Broadway, in the West End, and at the National Theatre...read more

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9780393249187 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 2, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: “Frank, moving, and beguiling, The Blue Touch Paper is the fascinating story of becoming a writer in the 1960s and 70s when Britain was changing even faster than the author.
9780571294336 | Gardners Books, August 27, 2015, cover price $32.25 | About this edition: Born in 1947, David Hare is one of Britains foremost playwrights and screenwriters.

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9780393353457 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 11, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: “Extraordinary.

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Product Description: Do you want to be happier? Find inner calm? Enjoy a rich and rewarding life? Here's how. . . The Buddha in Me, the Buddha in You combines the tried-and-tested wisdom of Nichiren Buddhism with the best of popular psychology and personal development, making this a brilliant guide to how life works, and how to get the most from it...read more

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9781846044953 | Ebury Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Do you want to be happier?

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Product Description: I want to give my country a model of perfection...Nothing less. My country needs cheering up. I'm the man to do it. Nobody can doubt John Christie's passion or his formidable will: his wooing of his opera singer wife has been marked by a determination befitting a man who won the Military Cross at the Battle of Loos...read more

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9780571325276 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $15.70 | About this edition: I want to give my country a model of perfection.

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Product Description: A stage adaptation of Katherine Boo's National Book Award-winning study of life in a Mumbai slumIndia is surging with global ambition. But beyond the luxury hotels surrounding Mumbai airport lies a makeshift slum, Annawadi, full of people with plans of their own...read more

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9780865478350 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 6, 2015), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A stage adaptation of Katherine Boo's National Book Award-winning study of life in a Mumbai slumIndia is surging with global ambition.

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9780571325191 | Gardners Books, December 3, 2015, cover price $16.35

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Product Description: Anton Chekhov is one of the undisputed masters of world drama. He is usually thought to hide himself behind his characters and stories, keeping his own personality well off-stage. But when he was young he wrote three plays — Platonov, Ivanov and The Seagull — which, with their thrilling sunbursts of youthful anger and romanticism, reveal a very different playwright from the one known by his mature, more familiar work...read more
By David Hare (trans)

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9780571313020 | Gardners Books, June 4, 2015, cover price $28.15 | About this edition: Anton Chekhov is one of the undisputed masters of world drama.

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Product Description: Four clergymen seek to make sense of their mission while being torn in all directions by the Church of England. After a critically lauded debut in 1990 at London s National Theatre, Racing Demon went on to earn universal acclaim...read more

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9780571161065 | Reprint edition (Faber & Faber, September 1, 1995), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In conflict with government, torn with internal dissension on matters of doctrine and practice, the Church of England finds itself enjoying unwelcome publicity.

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9781580818919 | L A Theatre Works, March 15, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Four clergymen seek to make sense of their mission while being torn in all directions by the Church of England.

Product Description: This BBC Radio 4 full-cast production from 2000 stars many of the original West End and Broadway stage cast: Judi Dench, Samantha Bond, Ronald Pickup, and Joyce Redman, with Christopher Hanson. Written for the stage by David Hare, the play centers on fading actress Esme and her relationship with her daughter and son-in-law over a period of 15 years...read more

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9780571191796 | Faber & Faber, December 1, 1997, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: 1979.

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9780792781059 | Blackstone Audio Inc, November 1, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This BBC Radio 4 full-cast production from 2000 stars many of the original West End and Broadway stage cast: Judi Dench, Samantha Bond, Ronald Pickup, and Joyce Redman, with Christopher Hanson.

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Product Description: Memory, history, and culture collide with the starlit rooftop dreams of a myth-inspired character as Soledad and her partner, Hailstorm, redefine family on their own terms after the death of their eldest son in Iraq. blu, steeped in poetic realism and contemporary politics, challenges us to try to imagine a time before war...read more
By David Hare (foreword by)

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9780300169225 | Yale Univ Pr, September 27, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Memory, history, and culture collide with the starlit rooftop dreams of a myth-inspired character as Soledad and her partner, Hailstorm, redefine family on their own terms after the death of their eldest son in Iraq.

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A lone woman, Anna Fierling, tries to achieve the irreconcilable aims of making money and keeping her family alive during the nightmare of the Thirty Years War.
By David Hare (editor)

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9780413702906 | New edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, December 1, 2010), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A lone woman, Anna Fierling, tries to achieve the irreconcilable aims of making money and keeping her family alive during the nightmare of the Thirty Years War.
9780077093464, titled "Forensic Marketing: The Professional's Guide to Optimizing Results from Marketing Communication" | McGraw-Hill, April 1, 2000, cover price $22.59 | also contains Forensic Marketing: The Professional''s Guide to Optimizing Results from Marketing Communication | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: In two contrasted readings for the stage, David Hare visits a place where a famous wall has come down, and a place where a wall is going up. BERLINFor his whole adult life, David Hare has been visiting the city that so many young people regard as the most exciting in Europe...read more

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9780571251308 | Faber & Faber, May 15, 2009, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: In two contrasted readings for the stage, David Hare visits a place where a famous wall has come down, and a place where a wall is going up.

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Product Description: Now nominated for five Academy Awards® including Best Adapted Screenplay and based on the award-winning and New York Times bestselling novel by Bernhard Schlink, legendary playwright and screenwriter David Hare's film adaptation of The Reader comes complete with an introduction by the author and is published to coincide with The Weinstein Company's upcoming release starring Kate Winslet and Ralph Fiennes...read more

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9781602860933 | Perseus Books Group, January 5, 2009, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Now nominated for five Academy Awards® including Best Adapted Screenplay and based on the award-winning and New York Times bestselling novel by Bernhard Schlink, legendary playwright and screenwriter David Hare's film adaptation of The Reader comes complete with an introduction by the author and is published to coincide with The Weinstein Company's upcoming release starring Kate Winslet and Ralph Fiennes.

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In 1991, before an election they did not expect to win, the Conservative government made a fateful decision to privatize the railways. As a result, the taxpayer subsidizes rail more lavishly than ever before. This book tells the intricate story of a dream gone sour, by gathering together the first-hand accounts of those most intimately involved.

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9780571237593 | Faber & Faber, January 25, 2007, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In 1991, before an election they did not expect to win, the Conservative government made a fateful decision to privatize the railways.
9780571220946, titled "The Permanent Way" | Faber & Faber, May 11, 2005, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A compelling work of documentary drama from Britain's "greatest living political playwright" (New Statesman).

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Product Description: "Politics is about the reconciliation of the irreconcilable," says Nadia Blye, a young American war reporter turned academic who teaches political studies at Yale. With her faith in academia beginning to erode and memories from her time in the Balkans and the Middle East haunting her, Nadia travels with her boyfriend, Philip Lucas, to rural England to visit her father, Oliver, who has his own past to reckon with...read more

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9780865479654 | Faber & Faber, December 12, 2006, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: "Politics is about the reconciliation of the irreconcilable," says Nadia Blye, a young American war reporter turned academic who teaches political studies at Yale.

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Product Description: "Please reject absolutely the crazy . . . suggestion that playwrights don't have intentions . . . They do."In this intimate collection of writings by the author of Stuff Happens and Plenty, David Hare reveals a perspective as meticulously constructed as one of his dramas...read more

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9780571228720 | Faber & Faber, December 27, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: "Please reject absolutely the crazy .

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Product Description: "Stuff happens . . . And it's untidy, and freedom's untidy, and free people are free to make mistakes and commit crimes and do bad things."Such was Donald Rumsfeld's response on April 11, 2003, following the infamous looting and pillaging of Baghdad...read more

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9780078373404, titled "Mechanics of Materials/Book and 5 1/4 Inch Disk" | Bk&disk edition (McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 1992), cover price $136.70 | also contains Mechanics of Materials/Book and 5 1/4 Inch Disk | About this edition: This text widely used and highly regarded in it first edition, is intended for the core course in mechanics or strength of materials which is generally taught at the sophomore or junior level.

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9780571226061 | Faber & Faber, June 30, 2005, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: "Stuff happens .

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9780571215935 | Faber & Faber, August 1, 2003, cover price $13.00

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Product Description: Based on Michael Cunningham's Pulitzer Prize-winning book, David Hare's screenplay is published to coincide with the Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films release starring Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C...read more

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9780786888078 | Miramax, December 1, 2002, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Based on Michael Cunningham's Pulitzer Prize-winning book, David Hare's screenplay is published to coincide with the Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films release starring Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C.

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Product Description: In 1997, David Hare adapted the little-known play, Ivanov, and revealed the young Anton Chekhov as a markedly different writer from the one English-speaking audiences were familiar with. Now he has produced a streamlined new version of Chekhov's freshman drama Platonov--an abandoned seven-hour manuscript in which Chekhov recasts Don Juan as a Russian schoolmaster...read more

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9780571210510 | Faber & Faber, November 1, 2002, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: In 1997, David Hare adapted the little-known play, Ivanov, and revealed the young Anton Chekhov as a markedly different writer from the one English-speaking audiences were familiar with.

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Product Description: A darkly comic look at love and addiction by the author of Amy's ViewWhen struggling poet, reformed alcoholic, and devout Alcoholics Anonymous adherent Paul Peplow interviews the wildly successful, reclusive, and notoriously prickly entrepreneur Victor Quinn, he is in no way prepared for what is to follow...read more

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9780571205745 | Faber & Faber, April 18, 2001, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A darkly comic look at love and addiction by the author of Amy's ViewWhen struggling poet, reformed alcoholic, and devout Alcoholics Anonymous adherent Paul Peplow interviews the wildly successful, reclusive, and notoriously prickly entrepreneur Victor Quinn, he is in no way prepared for what is to follow.

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Product Description: The candid interviews that formed the basis for David Hare's famed trilogy of plays about the state of Britain in the early 1990s. Asking Around is a record of the firsthand documentary research that provided the inspiration and source material for David Hare's trilogy of plays, Racing Demon, Murmuring Judges, and The Absence of War...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780571170630 | Faber & Faber, April 1, 2001, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The candid interviews that formed the basis for David Hare's famed trilogy of plays about the state of Britain in the early 1990s.

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Product Description: Portraying the two critical moments in Oscar Wilde’s late life –– when he decides to stay in England and face imprisonment and the night after his release, two years later –– David Hare’s The Judas Kiss presents the consequences of taking an uncompromisingly moral position in a world defined by fear, expedience, and conformity...read more

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9780573626654 | Samuel French Inc Plays, October 1, 1999, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Portraying the two critical moments in Oscar Wilde’s late life –– when he decides to stay in England and face imprisonment and the night after his release, two years later –– David Hare’s The Judas Kiss presents the consequences of taking an uncompromisingly moral position in a world defined by fear, expedience, and conformity.

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A diary of Hare's experiences describes his frightening transformation from playwright to actor, including his experience of performing as himself in his own play (view table of contents)

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9780571201358 | Faber & Faber, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: A diary of Hare's experiences describes his frightening transformation from playwright to actor, including his experience of performing as himself in his own play

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9780573627002 | Samuel French Inc Plays, October 1, 1999, cover price $6.00

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