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Product Description: The past few years have featured such blockbusters as Super-Size Me, Fahrenheit 9/11, Sicko, March of the Penguins, and An Inconvenient Truth. And as news articles proclaim a new era in the history of documentary films, more and more new directors are making their first film a nonfiction one...read more

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9780275992255 | Praeger Pub Text, August 17, 2012, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: The past few years have featured such blockbusters as Super-Size Me, Fahrenheit 9/11, Sicko, March of the Penguins, and An Inconvenient Truth.

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Product Description: FILLED WITH INSPIRATION! This photo-rich guide to the history, character, and culture of California's Wine Country will inspire explorers and armchair travelers alike.
By John Doerper, Robert Holmes (photographer), Charles O'Rear (photographer), Matt Villano and Sharon Wood

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9781400004928 | 6 edition (Compass Amer Guides, December 7, 2010), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: FILLED WITH INSPIRATION!

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Product Description: Elisa Traum, a former Argentinian currently residing in Israel, returns to Buenos Aires after twenty years of absence to mourn two friends- two fellow Jews who together with him once comprised " the three musketeers". These young men signed their own death sentences when they joined the Montoneros, the left-wing Peronist guerilla group, back in the bad days of the Dirty War in the 1970's and 80s...read more
By Sharon Wood (trans)

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9781592641932 | Toby Pr, October 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Elisa Traum, a former Argentinian currently residing in Israel, returns to Buenos Aires after twenty years of absence to mourn two friends- two fellow Jews who together with him once comprised " the three musketeers".

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Grazia Deledda has been variously categorised as Romantic, Realist, Symbolist or Decadent. This book aims to show the writer and her work in a fresh light, emphasising the extraordinary nature of her achievement given her unpromising beginnings. It offers insight into her work from the perspectives of modernism, feminism and post-colonialism.
By Sharon Wood (editor)

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9781906221676 | Troubador Pub, December 30, 2007, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Grazia Deledda has been variously categorised as Romantic, Realist, Symbolist or Decadent.

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Product Description: It's a cinch for the hostess to celebrate the bride-to-be with this light-hearted collection of eight classic shower games. The perforated game sheetsenough for a party of 15plus instructions and hostessingadvice, make it easy to throw a splendid shower.

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9780811856942 | Gjr spi edition (Chronicle Books Llc, February 22, 2007), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: It's a cinch for the hostess to celebrate the bride-to-be with this light-hearted collection of eight classic shower games.

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Product Description: 'Collaboration' is a complex cultural and political phenomenon: the combined practice of two or more artists, simultaneously or across time, or the willing (and therefore publicly reprehensible) collusion implied by the term's specifically historical meaning...read more
By Silvia Bigliazzi (editor) and Sharon Wood (editor)

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9780754655121 | Ashgate Pub Co, July 30, 2006, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: 'Collaboration' is a complex cultural and political phenomenon: the combined practice of two or more artists, simultaneously or across time, or the willing (and therefore publicly reprehensible) collusion implied by the term's specifically historical meaning.

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Product Description: Elsa Morante has long been recognized internationally as one of the most significant, innovative, and important writers of the 20th century Italy. Nonetheless, there has, to date, been no full-length study in English dedicated to her work...read more
By Stefania Lucamante (editor) and Sharon Wood (editor)

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9781557534071 | Purdue Univ Pr, November 30, 2005, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Elsa Morante has long been recognized internationally as one of the most significant, innovative, and important writers of the 20th century Italy.

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Product Description: The Flying Island is an account of an Italian woman's solitary stay on the Azores. The islanders are poised between their open generosity and simplicity, their traditions bordering on the magic and the supernatural; and the brute realism of the new American culture imported with returning workers who increasingly view the Azores not as home but as holiday destination...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Romana Petri and Sharon Wood (trans)

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9781902881645 | Toby Pr, July 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The Flying Island is an account of an Italian woman's solitary stay on the Azores.

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Product Description: This volume offers a comprehensive historical account of writing by women in Italy. Covering writing from the Middle Ages to the present day, it moves away from narrow definitions of literature, and brings to light other forms of expression such as letter writing, religious and devotional writing, travel writing, and journalism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Letizia Panizza (editor) and Sharon Wood (editor)

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9780521570886 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This volume offers a comprehensive historical account of writing by women in Italy.

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Product Description: This is a collection of short prose pieces - stories, characterizations, fragments - are triumphs of an incisive and sympathetic imagination. Old women in their kitchens, old men haunted by their past and humbled by their decripitude, mothers and sons, fathers and daughters, brother and sisters...read more

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9781857544367 | Carcanet Pr, December 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This is a collection of short prose pieces - stories, characterizations, fragments - are triumphs of an incisive and sympathetic imagination.

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Product Description: This book examines women's writing in Italy from Unification to the present day, exploring the lives and works of women writers within the context of Italian history, culture and politics. The changing face of Italian social and political life since Unification has greatly affected the position of women in Italy...read more

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9780485910025 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, January 1, 1996, cover price $220.00 | About this edition: This book examines women's writing in Italy from Unification to the present day, exploring the lives and works of women writers within the context of Italian history, culture and politics.

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9780485920024 | Athlone Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This book examines women's writing in Italy from Unification to the present day, exploring the lives and works of women writers within the context of Italian history, culture and politics.

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Product Description: Wortman offers technical information, history, and anecdotes for 12 bridges across the Willamette River, two across the Columbia River, and several railroad bridges in the Portland (Oregon) vicinity. Since the 1989 first edition, she has been leading bridge walks for children and adults, and has married a bridge engineer...read more

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9780875952116 | Oregon Historical Society Pr, September 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Wortman offers technical information, history, and anecdotes for 12 bridges across the Willamette River, two across the Columbia River, and several railroad bridges in the Portland (Oregon) vicinity.

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Product Description: How has it happened that from being politely ignored or marginalized just half a century ago, women writers in Italy are now at the centre of literary activity? To what extent does writing by women reflect the successes and failures of Italy in the post-war period? What form did the feminist movement in Italy take, and how did this affect what - and how - women wrote? And how are women who write responding to a more fragmented post-modern age? These are just some of the questions asked of the relationship between women and fiction in post-war Italy in this anthology...read more
By Sharon Wood (editor)

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9780719038914 | Manchester Univ Pr, March 15, 1994, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How has it happened that from being politely ignored or marginalized just half a century ago, women writers in Italy are now at the centre of literary activity?

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Product Description: Alberto Moravia is one of the best known and most widely translated writers to come out of contemporary Italy. This study suggests new ways of reading his fiction in the context of recent works of feminist and cultural theory about gender, the structure of subjectivity and the processes of narrative...read more

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9780745303000 | Pluto Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Alberto Moravia is one of the best known and most widely translated writers to come out of contemporary Italy.

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9780686665977 | Century House/Alf, June 1, 1959, cover price $60.00

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