Search Results: "William A. Thau"


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THE WINDOW OF TIME by William A. Thau
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 14, 2010

"A gripping, literate page-turner.
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Thau's debut is a rip-roaring historical thriller set in Theodore Roosevelt's America. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 5, 2008

"Link's scholarly and unsparing biography of Helms is recommended reading for anyone who wonders how the nation ever became what it is."
Wide-ranging biography of the unrepentant racist and Cold Warrior par excellence. Read full book review >

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MindWealth by William A. Jones
NON-FICTION
Released: July 15, 2015

"A thorough examination of the economic, political, and cultural treatment of IP."
A veteran businessman assesses the state of intellectual property rights in the United Kingdom and beyond. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 28, 1997

"Valuable support for anyone who instinctively rejects Nostradamus."
A series of acute essays on the strange pseudoscience of predicting the future. Read full book review >

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ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE by William A. Check
Released: Feb. 15, 1989

In the "Encyclopedia of Health" series, a volume on what has been called the disease of the century. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 1992

"A deep-delving bio for Gleason-lovers. (Twenty-four b&w photographs—not seen.)"
Third life of Gleason in recent months and by far the best—as well as one of the best celebrity bios of recent memory, written with richness and brio by two-time Pulitzer-winner (for journalism) Henry (Visions of America, 1985), who's also a culture critic for Time. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Stunning, clever, and very provoking."
Through thoughtful essays, Ewing (Breaking Bounds, not reviewed) transforms a fantastic collection of photographs into a history of photography itself. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Grating at times, but these sternly libertarian arguments keep the constitutional dialogue lively and accessible."
Two conservative lawyers register their outrage at the Supreme Court's "back door" expansion of government and erosion of civil rights. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2013

"A thin, mostly secondhand portrait of a misguided doctor and the harm he caused his famous clientele."
JFK, his rogue doctor and the conspiracy to kill a meth-addicted president. Read full book review >