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Product Description: From the acclaimed, best-selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell: a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed For three crucial years in the 1930s, the Spanish Civil War dominated headlines in America and around the world, as volunteers flooded to Spain to help its democratic government fight off a fascist uprising led by Francisco Franco and aided by Hitler and Mussolini...read more

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9780547973180, titled "Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939" | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, March 29, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the acclaimed, best-selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell: a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed For three crucial years in the 1930s, the Spanish Civil War dominated headlines in America and around the world, as volunteers flooded to Spain to help its democratic government fight off a fascist uprising led by Francisco Franco and aided by Hitler and Mussolini.

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Product Description: A National Review Top Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Century   “One of Orwell’s very best books and perhaps the best book that exists on the Spanish Civil War.”—The New Yorker   In 1936, originally intending merely to report on the Spanish Civil War as a journalist, George Orwell found himself embroiled as a participant—as a member of the Workers’ Party of Marxist Unity...read more
By Adam Hochschild (foreword by)

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9780544382046 | Mariner Books, May 19, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A National Review Top Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Century   “One of Orwell’s very best books and perhaps the best book that exists on the Spanish Civil War.

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Product Description: From “the heir to R. Crumb and Art Spiegelman” (Economist) comes a monumental, wordless depiction of the most infamous day of World War I.Launched on July 1, 1916, the Battle of the Somme has come to epitomize the madness of the First World War...read more
By Adam Hochschild (contributor) and Joe Sacco

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9780393088809 | Slp har/pa edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 4, 2013), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: From “the heir to R.

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Product Description: "This is the kind of investigatory history Hochschild pulls off like no one else . . . Hochschild is a master at chronicling how prevailing cultural opinion is formed and, less frequently, how it's challenged." — Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh AirWorld War I was supposed to be the “war to end all wars...read more

Hardcover:

9780618758289 | Houghton Mifflin, May 3, 2011, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Award-winning author Adam Hochschild explores the First World War with a particular focus on the conflict between the critics and the supporters of the war.

Paperback:

9780547750316 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, March 6, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "This is the kind of investigatory history Hochschild pulls off like no one else .

Miscellaneous:

9780547549217 | Houghton Mifflin, May 3, 2011, cover price $28.00

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9781452601311 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Award-winning author Adam Hochschild explores the First World War with a particular focus on the conflict between the critics and the supporters of the war.
9781452651316 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Award-winning author Adam Hochschild explores the First World War with a particular focus on the conflict between the critics and the supporters of the war.

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Product Description: Infra, Richard Mosse’s first book, offers a radical rethinking of how to depict a conflict as complex and intractable as that of the ongoing war in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Mosse photographs both the rich topography, inscribed with the traces of conflicting interests, as well as rebel groups of constantly shifting allegiances at war with the Congolese national army (itself a patchwork of recently integrated warlords and their militias)...read more

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9781597112024 | Aperture, February 29, 2012, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Infra, Richard Mosse’s first book, offers a radical rethinking of how to depict a conflict as complex and intractable as that of the ongoing war in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Product Description: History lies heavily on South Africa, and Adam Hochschild brings to bear a lifetime's familiarity with the country in an eye-opening work that blends history and reportage. Hochschild looks at the tensions of modern South Africa through a dramatic prism: the pivotal nineteenth-century Battle of Blood River -- which determined whether the Boers or the Zulus would control that part of the world -- and its contentious commemoration by rival groups 150 years later...read more

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9780670835393 | Viking Pr, November 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the turmoil of present-day South Africa in terms of its turbulent and violent past, traces the history of the Boers in the country, and profiles a diversity of Black and white South Africans

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9780618758258 | Houghton Mifflin, April 24, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: History lies heavily on South Africa, and Adam Hochschild brings to bear a lifetime's familiarity with the country in an eye-opening work that blends history and reportage.
9780140117851 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, November 1, 1991), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: History lies heavily on South Africa, and Adam Hochschild brings to bear a lifetime's familiarity with the country in an eye-opening work that blends history and reportage.

Product Description: The author, an activist in the antiwar movement and co-founder of "Mother Jones," recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa

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9780844672984 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 30, 2006, cover price $29.25 | About this edition: The author, an activist in the antiwar movement and co-founder of "Mother Jones," recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa
9780896217669 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 1, 1987), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author, an activist in the antiwar movement and co-founder of 'Mother Jones,' recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa

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9780618439201 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, January 7, 2005), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The author, an activist in the anti-war movement and co-founder of 'Mother Jones,' America's largest progressive magazine, recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa.
9780815604129 | Syracuse Univ Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "An extraordinarily moving portrait of the complexities and confusions of familial love".
9780140096101 | Viking Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: The author, an activist in the anti-war movement and co-founder of 'Mother Jones,' America's largest progressive magazine, recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa

Offers an account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world.

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9780618104697 | Houghton Mifflin, January 7, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Offers an account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world.

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9780618619078 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, February 10, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers an account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world.

Miscellaneous:

9780547526959 | Houghton Mifflin, February 10, 2006, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Boris Sergievsky was one of the most colorful of the early aviators. He made his first flight less than ten years after the Wright brothers made theirs; he made his last only four years before the Concorde took off. Born in Russia, Sergievsky learned to fly in 1912...read more

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9780815605454 | Syracuse Univ Pr, December 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Boris Sergievsky was one of the most colorful of the early aviators.

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9781574886382 | Potomac Books Inc, August 1, 2003, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Boris Sergievsky was one of the most colorful of the early aviators.

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Explores how Russians--prison survivors, historians, concentration camp guards, and others--are healing the wounds inflicted by long-repressed memories of the former leader and recounts the efforts of many to locate or find out what happened to relatives who disappeared during Stalin's tyrannical tenure. Reprint.

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9780070466319, titled "Pathways to English, Book 6 Cue Cards" | McGraw-Hill, January 1, 1984, cover price $50.00 | also contains Pathways to English, Book 6 Cue Cards

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9780618257478 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, February 4, 2003), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Explores how Russians--prison survivors, historians, concentration camp guards, and others--are healing the wounds inflicted by long-repressed memories of the former leader and recounts the efforts of many to locate or find out what happened to relatives who disappeared during Stalin's tyrannical tenure.

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A true tale of turn-of-the-century greed, avarice, and colonial violence explores the African legacy of Belgium's King Leopold, a man who conducted one of the first great genocides of the century while cultivating a reputation as a humanitarian. Reissue. (A Linden Productions' documentary, written, directed, & produced by Pippa Scott, narrated by Don Cheadle, releasing Winter 2006) (History -- General)

Hardcover:

9780395759240 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1998, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A colorful, provocative study of King Leopold II of Belgium's genocidal plunder of the Congo in the 1880s, as the European powers were colonizing Africa, reveals the heroic efforts that led to the first international human rights movement.

Paperback:

9780618711673 | Mariner Books, April 1, 2006, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A true tale of turn-of-the-century greed, avarice, and colonial violence explores the African legacy of Belgium's King Leopold, a man who conducted one of the first great genocides of the century while cultivating a reputation as a humanitarian.
9780618001903 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, September 3, 1999), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Documents the plundering of the territory
9789990064216 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1999, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: A collection of magazine articles and literary essays by Hochschild, previously published in 1997.

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9780815604471 | Syracuse Univ Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A collection of essays that first appeared in publications including the New York Times Book Review, the Village Voice, the New York Review of Books, West, the San Francisco Chronicle, Mother Jones, and Zyzzyva

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9780815605942 | Syracuse Univ Pr, July 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of magazine articles and literary essays by Hochschild, previously published in 1997.

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Product Description: Stalin's rule over Russia left some 20 million people dead and, in the 35 years since his death, no one would openly write or talk about his vast self-inflicted genocide. With the advent of glasnost, journalist Hochschild explores how Russians today are healing the wounds from an avalanche of long-repressed memories...read more

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9780670840915 | Viking Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Explores how Russians are healing the wounds inflicted by long-repressed memories of the former leader and recounts the efforts of many to locate relatives who disappeared during Stalin's tenure

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9780140157956 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, March 1, 1995), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Stalin's rule over Russia left some 20 million people dead and, in the 35 years since his death, no one would openly write or talk about his vast self-inflicted genocide.

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