Search Results: "Romulus Hillsborough"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2001

"A quiet work of mute precision that brings to life the Hagakure and those who lived by its dictates."
A portrayal of Japanese warrior life that is as deliberate, spare, disciplined, and quietly poetic as a tea ceremony. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE BORDERLAND by Edwin Shrake
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2000

"Still, Shrake moves the plot along with zest. His portrait of a tiny nation, born in struggle, fighting to survive and to invent an identity, is often gripping. An unusual, ambitious work of historical fiction."
A vigorous portrait of the fledgling Texas republic, set in 1839 and involving a large cast of gaudy, outsize characters. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AMONG THE THUGS by Bill Buford
NON-FICTION
Released: June 8, 1992

"An extraordinary and powerful cautionary cry."
A horrific and almost unbearably up-close look at British football (soccer) fan violence; by the editor of Granta. Read full book review >