Search Results: "Zsa Zsa Gabor"


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ONE LIFETIME IS NOT ENOUGH by Zsa Zsa Gabor
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 1, 1991

"The mind reels. (Thirty-two pages of b&w photographs—not seen.)"
Entertainment plus as Gabor recaps her nine marriages and names apparently every man who ever slept with her—an epic list. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"A well-composed synthesis of a little-understood profession's recent personal history."
The sources of management theory—the history and the progenitors of the peculiar discipline of business forensics (but not actual lessons in management)—are detailed in this survey course. Read full book review >

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LINCOLN, THE WAR PRESIDENT by Gabor S. Boritt
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"First-rate commentary by some of our finest historians on the President tested more than any other by war. (Twenty b&w illustrations.)"
Seven sterling essays that assess the nature of Lincoln's leadership as commander in chief. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 24, 1995

"An inspired idea that fails to deliver the optimistic message of progress the author promises."
A working mother paints the portraits of five role models: women who combined extraordinary achievement with lasting marriage, to varying degrees of success. Read full book review >

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Released: Dec. 22, 2009

"An autobiography as compelling for its narrative as it is for its masculine attitude and vigor."
A fascinating memoir that details the personal anxieties and triumphs of an iconoclastic 20th-century life. Read full book review >

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LINCOLN'S GENERALS by Gabor S. Boritt
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"Five thoughtful and well-written essays, further grist for the mill of seemingly endless fascination with America's costliest war."
An intriguing collection of essays covering much familiar ground, but with enough new insights and fresh perspectives to interest both Civil War buffs and casual readers. Read full book review >

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WHY THE CONFEDERACY LOST by Gabor S. Boritt
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1992

"A stimulating, authoritative, and persuasive contribution to Civil War historiography."
In this slender but sensibly argued group of essays edited by Boritt (Civil War Studies/Gettysburg College), five outstanding Civil War scholars offer their views of what led to Robert E. Lee's appointment with Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox. Read full book review >