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Articles with keyword "books"

Image of Fats Domino's piano

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“Saving Fats”

Beguiling post-Katrina story-telling

Book cover: Faulkner and His Women

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That’s Amore!

Transforming women

Book cover for Network Nation

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Telecommunications Triumphs

Communications revolution set in motion by optical telegraph and early telephone.

Elise Lemire, author of Black Walden:Slavery and Its Aftermath in Concord, Mass

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Black Walden

The neighborhood where Henry David Thoreau took shelter was home to Concord's "abandoned" slaves.

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The Ubiquitous Book

The rise of America's culture of print.

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Of Stevedores and Book Slingers

Mention the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and what comes to mind are workers heaving bales along a waterfront, operating straddle carriers shipside, or driving winches above break bulk c

Duane W. Roller, professor emeritus of Greek and Latin at Ohio State University

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Impertinent Questions with Duane W. Roller

On the elusive Cleopatra.

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Our Founding Novelist

Charles Brockden Brown mixed spontaneous combustion with Gothic horror.

Cover of Madman Atomic Comics No. 7, 2007

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Comics and the Classical Tradition

Comics are taken seriously in Washington state.

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The Gorey Details

Goreyphiles flock to Hawai'i for an exhibit of his dark-humored work.