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Product Description: This survey of North African history challenges both conventional attitudes toward North Africa and previously published histories written from the point of view of Western scholarship. The book aims, in Professor Laroui's words, "to give from within a decolonized vision of North African history just as the present leaders of the Maghrib are trying to modernize the economic and social structure of the country...read more
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780691635859 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This survey of North African history challenges both conventional attitudes toward North Africa and previously published histories written from the point of view of Western scholarship.

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9780691607245 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: This survey of North African history challenges both conventional attitudes toward North Africa and previously published histories written from the point of view of Western scholarship.

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Product Description: A penetrating analysis of the life and doctrines of the Spanish-born Arab theologian.A penetrating analysis of the life and doctrines of the Spanish-born Arab theologian.Originally published in 1969.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press...read more
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780691642604 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: A penetrating analysis of the life and doctrines of the Spanish-born Arab theologian.

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Product Description: Everyone knows that Bertolt Brecht was one of the great 20th-century innovators in theatre - the literary-theatrical equivalent of a Picasso or Stravinsky - and Germany's greatest poet of the last century, but the playwright was also a dazzling writer of stories...read more
By Yvonne Kapp (trans), Tom Kuhn (editor), Ralph Manheim (editor), Hugh Rorrison (trans) and John Willett (editor)

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9781472578204 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 26, 2015, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: Everyone knows that Bertolt Brecht was one of the great 20th-century innovators in theatre - the literary-theatrical equivalent of a Picasso or Stravinsky - and Germany's greatest poet of the last century, but the playwright was also a dazzling writer of stories.

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Product Description: Everyone knows that Bertolt Brecht was one of the great 20th-century innovators in theatre - the literary-theatrical equivalent of a Picasso or Stravinsky - and Germany's greatest poet of the last century, but the playwright was also a dazzling writer of stories...read more
By Bertolt Brecht, Yvonne Kapp (trans), Ralph Manheim (editor), Hugh Rorrison (trans) and John Willett (editor)

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9781472577511 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 26, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Everyone knows that Bertolt Brecht was one of the great 20th-century innovators in theatre - the literary-theatrical equivalent of a Picasso or Stravinsky - and Germany's greatest poet of the last century, but the playwright was also a dazzling writer of stories.

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9781628723298 | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, May 6, 2014), cover price $14.95
9781559703901 | Little Brown & Co, November 1, 1997, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: On September 28, 1983, the discovery of a previously unknown tale by Wilhelm Grimm was reported on the front page of The New York Times. "After more than 150 years," the Times noted, "Hansel and Gretel, Snow-White, Rumpelstiltskin, and Cinderella will be joined by another Grimm fairy-tale character...read more
By Wilhelm Grimm, Ralph Manheim (trans) and Maurice Sendak (illustrator)

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9781250035127 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, February 26, 2013), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: On September 28, 1983, the discovery of a previously unknown tale by Wilhelm Grimm was reported on the front page of The New York Times.

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Product Description: "The Sunday edition of the Kärntner Volkszeitung carried the following item under ‘Local News': ‘In the village of A. (G. township), a housewife, aged 51, committed suicide on Friday night by taking an overdose of sleeping pills...read more
By Jeffrey Eugenides (introduced by), Peter Handke and Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780374533649 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 30, 2012), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: "The Sunday edition of the Kärntner Volkszeitung carried the following item under ‘Local News': ‘In the village of A.
9781590170199 | New York Review of Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Peter Handke's mother was an invisible woman.

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Product Description: In this version of the story of Joan of Arc, Brecht transforms her into 'Joan Dark', a member of the 'Black Straw Hats' (a Salvation Army-like group) in twentieth century Chicago. The play charts Joan's battle with Pierpont Mauler, the unctuous owner of a meat-packing plant...read more
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780413653307 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, December 7, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In this version of the story of Joan of Arc, Brecht transforms her into 'Joan Dark', a member of the 'Black Straw Hats' (a Salvation Army-like group) in twentieth century Chicago.

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Product Description: Soul of Wood made Jakov Lind’s reputation as one of the most boldy imaginative postwar writers and it remains his most celebrated achievement. In the title novella and six subsequent stories, Lind distorts and refashions reality to make the deepest horrors of the twentieth century his own...read more
By Michael Kruger (introduced by), Jakov Lind and Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9781590173305 | New York Review of Books, January 5, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Soul of Wood made Jakov Lind’s reputation as one of the most boldy imaginative postwar writers and it remains his most celebrated achievement.

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A hard drinking Finnish landowner, Puntila suffers from a divided personality - when drunk he is human and humane; when sober, surly and self centred. This play contains some of the best comedy Brecht wrote for the theatre. It also includes relevant texts, as well as an extensive introduction and commentary.
By Ralph Manheim (editor)

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9781408100707, titled "Mr Puntila and His Man Matti" | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, December 1, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A hard drinking Finnish landowner, Puntila suffers from a divided personality - when drunk he is human and humane; when sober, surly and self centred.
9781559702805 | Arcade Pub, January 17, 1997, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Long unavailable in this country, Mr.

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By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9781847491183 | Gardners Books, September 1, 2009, cover price $22.90

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By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9781847490414 | Gardners Books, November 25, 2009, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: 0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000

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Product Description: Short Letter, Long Farewell is one the most inventive and exhilarating of the great Peter Handke’s novels. Full of seedy noir atmospherics and boasting an air of generalized delirium, the book starts by introducing us to a nameless young German who has just arrived in America, where he hopes to get over the collapse of his marriage...read more
By Peter Handke, Ralph Manheim (trans) and Greil Marcus (introduced by)

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9781590173060 | New York Review of Books, March 31, 2009, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Short Letter, Long Farewell is one the most inventive and exhilarating of the great Peter Handke’s novels.

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Product Description: "It is this book that confirms Lind's status as an author of international importance."—New York TimesSergeant Gauthier Bachmann is the perfect Nazi soldier. But after a horrifying defeat at Voroshenko, where most of his Eighth Hessian Infantry Regiment was slaughtered in a single instant, Bachmann was declared mentally unfit to serve...read more
By Joshua Cohen (introduced by), Jakov Lind and Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9781934824146 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, March 30, 2009, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "It is this book that confirms Lind's status as an author of international importance.

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An autobiography where the author confronts his own life as a child of post-war Germany and his mother's life and death. In a painful and courageous attempt to deal with the almost intolerable horror of her suicide, he sets out to piece together the facts of her life, as she might have seen them.
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9781901285178 | New edition (Pushkin Pr Ltd, February 27, 2006), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An autobiography where the author confronts his own life as a child of post-war Germany and his mother's life and death.

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Product Description: "The third volume of his acclaimed autobiographical memoirs, The Play of the Eyes ambles along unpredictably, mingling character sketches, cafe conversations, dramatic readings of his plays, trips to Prague and Strasbourg, musings on the power of crowds and what makes the good man ...read more

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9780374530617 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 30, 2005, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: "The third volume of his acclaimed autobiographical memoirs, The Play of the Eyes ambles along unpredictably, mingling character sketches, cafe conversations, dramatic readings of his plays, trips to Prague and Strasbourg, musings on the power of crowds and what makes the good man .
9780374520755 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 1, 1987, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The third volume of Canetti's memoirs deals with the period of the late 1920s through the mid-1930s when he was living in Vienna and writing 'Auto-da-fe' and 'Crowds and Power'

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Product Description: Hermann Hesse's Rosshalde is the classic story of a man torn between obligations to his family and his longing for a spiritual fulfillment that can only be found outside the confines of conventional society.Johann Veraguth, a wealthy, successful artist, is estranged from his wife and stifled by the unhappy union...read more

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9780374508968 | Noonday Pr, July 1, 1998, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Hermann Hesse's Rosshalde is the classic story of a man torn between obligations to his family and his longing for a spiritual fulfillment that can only be found outside the confines of conventional society.

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Product Description: Novalis is one of the towering figures of German Romanticism. The Novices of Sais, translated from the German into French in 1925, received enthusiastic recognition by artists and poets alike and is often quoted by the surrealists...read more
By Paul Klee (illustrator) and Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780974968056 | Archipelago Books, June 30, 2005, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Novalis is one of the towering figures of German Romanticism.

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Product Description: Galileo ranks alongside Mother Courage and Mr. Puntila as one of Brecht's most intensely alive, human, and complex characters. In Life of Galileo, the great Renaissance scientist is in a brutal struggle for freedom from authoritarian dogma...read more
By Bertolt Brecht, Richard Foreman (foreword by), Ralph Manheim (editor), Norman Roessler (introduced by) and John Willett (editor)

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9780143105381 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, May 27, 2008), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Galileo ranks alongside Mother Courage and Mr.
9780413763808 | New edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, July 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Unable to resist his appetite for scientific investigation, Galileo comes in conflict with the Inquisition and must publicly abjure his theorie.
9780413577801, titled "The Life of Galileo" | New edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, July 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The figure of Galileo, whose 'heretical' discoveries about the solar system brought him to the attention of the Inquisition, is one Brecht's most human and complex creations.

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A comprehensive edition of Brecht's plays in the English language, this volume contains three plays he wrote while on the run in the early stages of the Second World War. They are: 'The Good Person of Szechwan', 'The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui', and 'Mr Puntila and his Man Matti'.
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780413685803 | New edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, July 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive edition of Brecht's plays in the English language, this volume contains three plays he wrote while on the run in the early stages of the Second World War.

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A comprehensive edition of Brecht's plays in the English language. It includes 'The Threepenny Opera', 'The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny', 'The Seven Deadly Sins', 'Man Equals Man' and 'The Elephant Calf'.
By W. H. Auden (trans), Bertolt Brecht, Ralph Manheim (trans), Gerhard Nellhaus (trans) and John Willett (trans)

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9780413685605 | New edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, April 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive edition of Brecht's plays in the English language.

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Like Last of the Just, which traced the Jewish experience of martyrdom, this book recreates through fact and myth people's enslavement and humiliation, and survival - and produces one of the most extraordinary heroines in black literature.

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9780815607045 | 1 edition (Syracuse Univ Pr, June 1, 2001), cover price $19.95
9780916870874 | Creative Arts Book Co, April 1, 1985, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Like Last of the Just, which traced the Jewish experience of martyrdom, this book recreates through fact and myth people's enslavement and humiliation, and survival - and produces one of the most extraordinary heroines in black literature.

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Product Description: The Lehrstücke (or 'learning-plays') lie at the heart of Brechtian theatre.Written during 1929 and 1930, years of far-reaching political and economic upheaveal in Germany and the period of Brecht's most sharply Communist works, these short plays show an abrupt rejection of most of the trappings of conventional theatre...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781559705448 | Arcade Pub, February 11, 2001, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The Lehrstücke (or 'learning-plays') lie at the heart of Brechtian theatre.

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Product Description: Murder, lust, shame, hypocrisy, and suicide are at the center of The Guiltless, Hermann Broch's postwar novel about the disintegration of European society in the decades preceding the Second World War. Broch's characters--apathetic, cruel, or indolent--are trapped in their indifference, prisoners of a "wakeful somnolence...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780810160781 | Marlboro Pr, December 27, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Murder, lust, shame, hypocrisy, and suicide are at the center of The Guiltless, Hermann Broch's postwar novel about the disintegration of European society in the decades preceding the Second World War.

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Product Description: This book includes the descriptions of all bacterial cytochromes so far purified and characterized. The bacterial cytochromes are classified on the basis of their functions and are listed in a large number of tables for the convenience of the reader...read more
By Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780387554990, titled "The Biochemistry of Bacterial Cytochromes" | Springer Verlag, September 1, 1992, cover price $124.00 | also contains The Biochemistry of Bacterial Cytochromes | About this edition: This book includes the descriptions of all bacterial cytochromes so far purified and characterized.

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9780570082521, titled "Help for Families of Stroke Victims" | Concordia Pub House, June 1, 1981, cover price $1.00 | also contains Help for Families of Stroke Victims | About this edition: Book by Anderson, Margaret J.

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