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Product Description: In 2009, at the peak of the financial crisis, AIG - the American insurance behemoth - was sinking fast. It was the peg upon which the nation hung its ire and resentment during the financial crisis: the pinnacle of Wall Street arrogance and greed...read more
By Bob Benmosche, Valerie Hendy (contributor) and Peter Marks (contributor)

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9781250072184 | St Martins Pr, April 12, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: In 2009, at the peak of the financial crisis, AIG - the American insurance behemoth - was sinking fast.

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Product Description: Critically assesses how literary and cinematic utopias and dystopias have imagined and evaluated surveillance. Imagining Surveillance presents the first full length study of the depiction and assessment of surveillance in literature and film...read more

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9781474400190 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Critically assesses how literary and cinematic utopias and dystopias have imagined and evaluated surveillance.

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Product Description: George Orwell argued that one of the four great motives for a prose writer was the desire 'to push the world in a certain direction, to alter other people's idea of the kind of society that they should strive after'. This book contains exciting new work by established and emerging scholars that explores political literature over the last century and a half...read more
By Peter Marks (editor)

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9781443835749 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, February 1, 2012, cover price $67.95 | About this edition: George Orwell argued that one of the four great motives for a prose writer was the desire 'to push the world in a certain direction, to alter other people's idea of the kind of society that they should strive after'.

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Product Description: George Orwell is acclaimed as one of English literature's great essayists. Yet, while many are considered classics, as a body of work his essays have been neglected. Peter Marks provides the first sustained study of Orwell the essayist, giving these compelling pieces the critical attention they merit...read more

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9781441148735 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2012, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: George Orwell is acclaimed as one of English literature's great essayists.

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9781441125842 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: George Orwell is acclaimed as one of Englishliterature's great essayists.

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9780719070327 | Manchester Univ Pr, March 15, 2010, cover price $85.00

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Product Description: Aims to provide evidence of the way in which the literature of the 1990s is constantly engaging in questions of memory and history and the representation of time in the present day. Included are essays on key texts of the 1990s, from Graham Swift's "Last Orders" to Jane Smiley's "A Thousand Acres"...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Roger Luckhurst (editor) and Peter Marks (editor)

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9780582312036 | Longman Pub Group, January 1, 2001, cover price $86.95 | About this edition: Aims to provide evidence of the way in which the literature of the 1990s is constantly engaging in questions of memory and history and the representation of time in the present day.

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Product Description: At the end of the century, much criticism has become devoted to `last things': the end of history, the end of the subject, the end of the novel, the end, even, of the end. Literature and the Contemporary, in contrast, aims to provide through twelve essays evidence of the way in which the literature of the 1990s is constantly engaging in questions of memory and history and the representation of time in the present day...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Roger Luckhurst (editor) and Peter Marks (editor)

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9780582312043 | Taylor & Francis, April 1, 1999, cover price $70.95 | About this edition: At the end of the century, much criticism has become devoted to `last things': the end of history, the end of the subject, the end of the novel, the end, even, of the end.

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Product Description: "Aligning Technology for Best Business Results" has fast become a popular guide for companies trying to make the best use of new design, manufacturing, and information technology. According to the book's authors, "If companies are going to spend millions of dollars and countless hours to investigate, select, install, learn, customize, use, and manage technology tools, they ought to have better business results for the effort...read more

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9781890213022 | Design Insight Pubns, August 1, 1995, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: "Aligning Technology for Best Business Results" has fast become a popular guide for companies trying to make the best use of new design, manufacturing, and information technology.

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After a London scientist discovers that the 'Piltdown Man' skull--which established for almost fifty years that the first 'man' was an Englishman--is a fake, questions are raised as to who may have participated in the fraud, and why

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9780881843194 | Carroll & Graf Pub, August 1, 1987, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: After a London scientist discovers that the 'Piltdown Man' skull--which established for almost fifty years that the first 'man' was an Englishman--is a fake, questions are raised as to who may have participated in the fraud, and why

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9780881844030 | Carroll & Graf Pub, August 1, 1988, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: After a London scientist discovers that the 'Piltdown Man' skull--which established for almost fifty years that the first 'man' was an Englishman--is a fake, questions are raised as to who may have participated in the fraud, and why

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