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Product Description: A humiliating military defeat by Bismarck's Germany, a brutal siege, and a bloody uprising—Paris in 1871 was a shambles, and the question loomed, "Could this extraordinary city even survive?" With the addition of an evocative new preface, Mary McAuliffe takes the reader back to these perilous years following the abrupt collapse of the Second Empire and France's uncertain venture into the Third Republic...read more

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9781442209275 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 16, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A humiliating military defeat by Bismarck's Germany, a brutal siege, and a bloody uprising―Paris in 1871 was a shambles, and the question loomed, "Could this extraordinary city even survive?

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9781442209282 | Updated edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 16, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A humiliating military defeat by Bismarck's Germany, a brutal siege, and a bloody uprising—Paris in 1871 was a shambles, and the question loomed, "Could this extraordinary city even survive?

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Product Description: At the beginning of the twentieth century, Paris was the cosmopolitan hub of Europe and home to a vast number of foreigners – including the writers, painters, sculptors, and musicians who were creating works now synonymous with modernism itself, such as Les Desmoiselles d’Avignon, The Rite of Spring, and Ulysses...read more

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9781442645196 | Univ of Toronto Pr, April 18, 2013, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: At the beginning of the twentieth century, Paris was the cosmopolitan hub of Europe and home to a vast number of foreigners – including the writers, painters, sculptors, and musicians who were creating works now synonymous with modernism itself, such as Les Desmoiselles d’Avignon, The Rite of Spring, and Ulysses.

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Product Description: A burst of creative energy in the fields of architecture, design, and fashion characterized the years between the two World Wars. Shaping new styles of buildings and furnishings, redefining contemporary dress, and giving visual form to avant-garde performing arts, architects and designers forged a still-influential modern aesthetic...read more
By Donald Albrecht (editor)

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9781580932110 | Monacelli Pr, September 9, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A burst of creative energy in the fields of architecture, design, and fashion characterized the years between the two World Wars.

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Product Description: What does it mean to look like a lesbian? Though it remains impossible to conjure a definitive image that captures the breadth of this highly nuanced term, today at least we are able to consider an array of visual representations that have been put into circulation by lesbians themselves over the last six or seven decades...read more

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9780813535944 | Rutgers Univ Pr, August 25, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: What does it mean to look like a lesbian?

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Product Description: What does it mean to look like a lesbian? Though it remains impossible to conjure a definitive image that captures the breadth of this highly nuanced term, today at least we are able to consider an array of visual representations that have been put into circulation by lesbians themselves over the last six or seven decades...read more

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9780813535951 | Rutgers Univ Pr, August 25, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: What does it mean to look like a lesbian?

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Product Description: Elza Adamowicz presents an analysis of surrealist collage, both as a technique of cutting and pasting ready made material, and as a subversive and creative strategy. She considers verbal collage, pictorial collage, and the hybrids they generate, and discusses the works of Max Ernst and André Breton, as well as those of Aragon, Brunius, Eluard, Hugnet, Magritte, Péret, Styrsky and others...read more

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9780521592048 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $73.99 | About this edition: Elza Adamowicz presents an analysis of surrealist collage, both as a technique of cutting and pasting ready made material, and as a subversive and creative strategy.

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9780521619875 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 28, 2005, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Elza Adamowicz presents an analysis of surrealist collage, both as a technique of cutting and pasting ready made material, and as a subversive and creative strategy.

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Product Description: In France of the early twentieth-century, the term art nègre was as likely to refer to the black music and dance of America as to the sculpture of Africa. Indeed, music and dance, which both racial theorists and novelists portrayed as the "primitive" arts par excellence, were widely believed to exemplify the "genius" of blacks...read more

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9780271017532 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: In early twentieth-century France, the term art négre was as likely to call to mind the music and dance of black America as it was to evoke the sculpture of black Africa.
9780044200475, titled "Rhetoric of Everyday English Texts" | Unwin Hyman, September 1, 1984, cover price $49.95 | also contains Rhetoric of Everyday English Texts

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9780271023397 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, July 1, 2003, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: In France of the early twentieth-century, the term art nègre was as likely to refer to the black music and dance of America as to the sculpture of Africa.
9780071364546, titled "First Aid for the Usmle Step 1, 2001: A Student to Student Guide" | Student edition (McGraw-Hill, December 1, 2000), cover price $34.95 | also contains First Aid for the Usmle Step 1, 2001: A Student to Student Guide | About this edition: -- The most recognized medical review book for the USMLE Step 1 reviewed and written by students and physicians-- The only book published annually that incorporates valuable INSIDER information on the latest exam questions-- Over 34,000 students-- Exam is now computerized and can be taken at anytime -- no specific date for exam-- Includes valuable "Zagats-like" ratings guide to medical exam prep ratings

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Product Description: This groundbreaking book provides a major reassessment of the history and significance of cubism. David Cottington examines the cubist movement and sets it within the complex political, economic, and cultural forces of pre-World War I France...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780300075298 | Yale Univ Pr, November 1, 1998, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This groundbreaking book provides a major reassessment of the history and significance of cubism.

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Product Description: Melinda Camber Porter has interviewed the most prominent Parisian cultural figures of the '70s and '80s. The dominant trends in French artistic and political thought emerge vividly from an array of portraits and dialogues. As a whole, Through Parisian Eyes creates a seamless and revealing depiction of French culture including Melinda Camber Porter interviews with Francois Truffaut, Louis Malle, Marguerite Duras, Francoise Giround, Francoise Saga, Andre Malraux, Jean-Louis Barrault, Peter Brook and many others...read more

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9780306805400 | Da Capo Pr, August 21, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Melinda Camber Porter has interviewed the most prominent Parisian cultural figures of the '70s and '80s.

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Product Description: George Melly narrates the history of Surrealism and describes his love affair with the movement and its native city.
By George Melly and Michael Woods (photographer)

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9780500236239 | Thames & Hudson, August 1, 1991, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: George Melly provides a narrative of the history of the Surrealist movement and an analysis of its major works in literature.

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9780500276389 | Reprint edition (Thames & Hudson, August 1, 1992), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: George Melly narrates the history of Surrealism and describes his love affair with the movement and its native city.

Describes life in Paris between the wars, discusses art, fashions, drama, architecture, and advertising, and evokes the spirit of the times

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9780847807888 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, August 1, 1987, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes life in Paris between the wars, discusses art, fashions, drama, architecture, and advertising, and evokes the spirit of the times

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Gathers interviews with French intellectuals, including Truffaut, Anouilh, Resnais, Robbie-Grillet, Malle, Rohmer, Iavernier, Sartre, Sagan, and Malraux

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9780195041040 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1986, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Gathers interviews with French intellectuals, including Truffaut, Anouilh, Resnais, Robbie-Grillet, Malle, Rohmer, Iavernier, Sartre, Sagan, and Malraux

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Book by Jordan, Michael P.

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9780044200475 | Unwin Hyman, September 1, 1984, cover price $49.95 | also contains Le Tumulte Noir: Modernist Art and Popular Entertainment in Jazz-Age Paris, 1900-1930

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9780044200482 | Unwin Hyman, September 1, 1984, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Book by Jordan, Michael P.

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