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Geometric art connects different cultures.
By Meredith Good
One a patriot, one a spy--two wives of the American Revolution.
By Tory Cooney
What the White Album says about us.
By Mark Athitakis
Real and imagined cowboys in New Mexico.
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The evolution of Wonder Woman.
By Laura Wolff Scanlan
How New York became a hub for Spanish dance.
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Henry Box Brown mailed himself to freedom.
By Kevin Mahnken
It takes patience and cunning to learn the traditional way of Japanese boats.
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An anthology of writings by veterans.
By Amy Lifson
Alfred Shaheen brought Hawaiian fashion to the world.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
By Anna Maria Gillis
Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
A Workingman's Poet
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
By Danny Heitman
The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
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