Search Results: "Amira Hass"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 1999

"Hass graces Gaza with revolutionary fire, but ultimately, her book only proves that nothing positive is built on rage."
Remarkable but vehemently Marxist reportage from an Israeli journalist who adopts Gaza as her home. Read full book review >

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THE AFTERMATH by Aaron Hass
NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1995

A psychiatrist and himself a child of Holocaust survivors, Hass has written a balanced, informative work on former death camp inmates and others who outlived the murderous Third Reich. Read full book review >

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A LITTLE BOOK ON FORM by Robert Hass
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: April 4, 2017

"Erudite, witty, and well-informed, this encyclopedic labor of love will become the go-to book on poetic form for years to come."
What makes a poem tick. Read full book review >

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ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Aug. 14, 2012

"Not for all readers, but prime in its class—literate, learned and wise criticism, with scarcely a breath of cynicism or disdain."
A winner of just about every major literary award exercises his considerable critical chops, ruminating on the works of poets, photographers, writers and other artists. Read full book review >

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THE BATTLE OF THE SNOW CONES / LA GUERRA DE LAS RASPAS by Lupe Ruiz-Flores
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 30, 2010

"While the themes of friendly rivalry and work-made-fun are worthwhile, the odd deus ex machina mystifies more than it delights. (Picture book. 5-7)"
On one of the hottest weeks of the summer in Caliente, Texas, best friends Elena and Alma open competing snow-cone stands across the street from each other. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1998

"A sometimes illuminating look at a unique national phenomenon. (16 b&w photos, not seen)"
paper 0-520-21317-3 A dissertation-like examination of why people leave many and varied objects at the Veterans Memorial in Washington. Read full book review >