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Product Description: Lyndon Johnson and Mac Wallace crossed paths only briefly; but Wallace’s life, especially one violent episode and its intricate aftermath, illuminates the dark side of our 36th president.Perhaps no president has a more ambiguous reputation than LBJ...read more

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9781620408063 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, September 13, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Lyndon Johnson and Mac Wallace crossed paths only briefly; but Wallace’s life, especially one violent episode and its intricate aftermath, illuminates the dark side of our 36th president.

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Product Description: The Great Game in Cuba uses the backdrop of the Cuban Revolution to examine the CIA’s inner workings during the fifties and sixties. Detailing the agency’s lies and deceits, Mellen paints a vivid behind-the-scenes picture of the CIA in Cuba after the Castro revolution: what it wanted and the lengths it was willing to go to paralyze the opposition to Fidel Castro...read more

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9781620874677 | 1 edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, March 1, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Great Game in Cuba uses the backdrop of the Cuban Revolution to examine the CIA’s inner workings during the fifties and sixties.

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9780802778185 | Gardners Books, May 7, 2015, cover price $21.40
9781620408087 | Gardners Books, May 7, 2015, cover price $21.40

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Product Description: Working with thousands of previously unreleased documents and drawing on more than one thousand interviews, with many witnesses speaking out for the first time, Joan Mellen revisits the investigation of New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, the only public official to have indicted, in 1969, a suspect in President John F...read more

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9781620871881 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 10, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Working with thousands of previously unreleased documents and drawing on more than one thousand interviews, with many witnesses speaking out for the first time, Joan Mellen revisits the investigation of New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison, the only public official to have indicted, in 1969, a suspect in President John F.

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Product Description: Delving into the complex and intertwined world of the CIA, Lee Harvey Oswald, and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, this book takes on the angle of those who knew and associated with Kennedy’s alleged assassin. Profiling George de Mohrenschildt, a petroleum geologist based in Dallas and Haiti, this examination explores the relationship between Oswald, the CIA, and de Mohrenschildt...read more

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9781936296521 | Trine Day, October 22, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Delving into the complex and intertwined world of the CIA, Lee Harvey Oswald, and the assassination of President John F.

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Product Description: A new biography of the former District Attorney of Orleans Parish, Louisiana from his 1922 birth in Iowa and service in World War II - he was among those assigned to Dachau Concentration Camp the day after its liberation - to his years confronting the corrupt politics of Louisiana...read more

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9780977465729 | JFK Lancer Productions & Pub, March 30, 2008, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A new biography of the former District Attorney of Orleans Parish, Louisiana from his 1922 birth in Iowa and service in World War II - he was among those assigned to Dachau Concentration Camp the day after its liberation - to his years confronting the corrupt politics of Louisiana.

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9781574889734 | Potomac Books Inc, October 14, 2005, cover price $29.95

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9781597970488 | Reprint edition (Potomac Books Inc, March 30, 2007), cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Modern Times (1936) was Charlie Chaplin's last full-length silent film, and also his last appearance as the Tramp, probably the most recognizable figure in film history. Social and political concerns had often featured in Chaplin's films, but in Modern Times they culminate in a protest against conditions during the Great Depression...read more

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9781844571222 | British Film Inst, May 1, 2006, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Modern Times (1936) was Charlie Chaplin's last full-length silent film, and also his last appearance as the Tramp, probably the most recognizable figure in film history.

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Product Description: Declared obscene in Japan, where it has never been shown in its entirety, Oshima Nagisa's In the Realm of the Senses, was shown uncut at the Cannes Film Festival in 1976: thirteen screenings were required to satisfy audience demand...read more

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9781844570348 | British Film Inst, April 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Declared obscene in Japan, where it has never been shown in its entirety, Oshima Nagisa's In the Realm of the Senses, was shown uncut at the Cannes Film Festival in 1976: thirteen screenings were required to satisfy audience demand.

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9780851709154 | British Film Inst, February 26, 2002, cover price $18.95

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Product Description: Book by Mellen, Joan (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780787639716 | Gale Group, January 1, 2000, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: Book by Mellen, Joan

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Product Description: Book by (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780787639723 | Gale Group, January 1, 2000, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: 1 HARDCOVER BOOK, LIBRARY BINDING, HENCE, NO DUST COVER (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780787639709 | Gale Group, January 1, 2000, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: 1 HARDCOVER BOOK, LIBRARY BINDING, HENCE, NO DUST COVER

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Product Description: Playwright Lillian Hellman and author Dashiell Hammett are two of the 20th century's most intriguing literary personalities. The scintillating details of their unconventional relationship are revealed by a NEW YORK TIMES bestselling biographer who not only knew Hellman, but had unprecedented access to her personal papers and closest friends...read more

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9780060183394 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1996, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: A dual biography draws from the Hellman-Hammett archives and diary excerpts

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9780060984311 | Harpercollins, August 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Playwright Lillian Hellman and author Dashiell Hammett are two of the 20th century's most intriguing literary personalities.

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Traces the life and tumultuous career of the author from her childhood to her years in Paris, her rise in the literary world, her struggle against McCarthyism, and her final years

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9780374180980 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traces the life and tumultuous career of the author from her childhood to her years in Paris, her rise in the literary world, her struggle against McCarthyism, and her final years

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The 'infamous' Indian coach is revealed in a candid profile that goes beyond the public persona of a man dubbed mean-spirited, sexist, and profane to discover a smart, down-to-earth, and affectionate individual

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9781556111006 | Donald I Fine, September 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The 'infamous' Indiana coach is revealed in a candid profile that goes beyond the public persona of a man dubbed mean-spirited, sexist, and profane to discover a smart, down-to-earth, and affectionate individual

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9780380708093 | Reissue edition (Avon Books, July 1, 1991), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The 'infamous' Indian coach is revealed in a candid profile that goes beyond the public persona of a man dubbed mean-spirited, sexist, and profane to discover a smart, down-to-earth, and affectionate individual

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Product Description: USED HARDBACK

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9780394498003 | Random House Inc, September 1, 1978, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: USED HARDBACK

An international anthology of criticism looks at the themes, cinematic techniques, and life of the Spanish filmmaker, paying attention to individual films from Un Chien Andalou to That Obscure Object of Desire
By Joan Mellen (editor)

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9780195023985 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1978, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An international anthology of criticism looks at the themes, cinematic techniques, and life of the Spanish filmmaker, paying attention to individual films from Un Chien Andalou to That Obscure Object of Desire

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A critical study of the Japanese film, placing it in its historical, social, and political context and assessing its historical significance and its attractions for Western audiences

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9780394732787 | Random House Inc, November 1, 1976, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A critical study of the Japanese film, placing it in its historical, social, and political context and assessing its historical significance and its attractions for Western audiences

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