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Memories of the Great & the Good
Alistair Cooke.
Publisher: Arcade.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781611457186.  Daedalus Item Code: 54001
Over the course of his long career, Alistair Cooke has known and interviewed hundreds of the most influential men and women of the 20th century. Here he has collected his memories of those whom he ... (Read More)
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Mick Jagger
Philip Norman.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061944857.  Daedalus Item Code: 44356
"A great band, said the letter from Decca, one of Britain's major record labels, but you'll never get anywhere with that singer. Mick Jagger, voice and all, has always been one of a kind. [Philip] ... (Read More)
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Mom & Me & Mom
Maya Angelou.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400066117.  Daedalus Item Code: 52577
Returning to the memoir decades after her six-volume autobiography practically re-invented the form, Maya Angelou here charts the most formative relationship of her life in this stirring portrait. ... (Read More)
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More Scenes from the Rural Life
Verlyn Klinkenborg. Nigel Peake, illus.
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781616891565.  Daedalus Item Code: 50030
In his Rural Life column in the New York Times, which ran from 1997 until December 2013, Verlyn Klinkenborg wrote eloquently on every aspect of life on his upstate New York farm, ... (Read More)
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Christopher Hitchens. Graydon Carter, foreword. Carol Blue, afterword.
Publisher: Twelve.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781455502752.  Daedalus Item Code: 53233
On June 8, 2010, while on a book tour for his memoir Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens was stricken with excruciating pain in his chest and thorax. As he would later write in Vanity Fair, ... (Read More)
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M Train
Patti Smith.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781101875100.  Daedalus Item Code: 59879
The legendary poet, performer, and eternal bohemian (she has been awarded the title of Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres, the highest honor given to an artist by the French Republic), Patti Smith ... (Read More)
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My Life on the Road
Gloria Steinem.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780679456209.  Daedalus Item Code: 59423
(First Edition, Autographed) The co-founder of Ms. magazine, the recipient of numerous journalism awards, and a winner of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Gloria Steinem has been a ... (Read More)
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My Organic Life: How a Pioneering Chef Helped Shape the Way We Eat Today
Nora Pouillon, with Laura Fraser.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385350754.  Daedalus Item Code: 59525
This wonderfully engaging memoir from the woman who founded America's first certified organic restaurant is the story of a largely unheralded culinary pioneer who made it her mission to bring ... (Read More)
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Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor
Adrian Fort.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250042675.  Daedalus Item Code: 54693
When Virginian divorcée Nancy Langhorne Shaw married Englishman Waldorf Astor, she joined one of the richest families in the world. Not content to be a hostess, Lady Astor became the first female ... (Read More)
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Alan Forrest.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781784297596.  Daedalus Item Code: 54248
Born the son of a Corsican attorney, Napoleon Bonaparte became the most powerful man in Europe, a leader whose charisma and legacy endures even to this day. In this 2011 biography, Alan Forrest ... (Read More)
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The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
Edith H. Beer, with Susan Dworkin.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780688177768.  Daedalus Item Code: 54038
An outspoken young woman in 1930s Vienna, law student Edith Hahn was forced into a ghetto and then into a labor camp. Obtaining permission to return to Vienna, she went underground, using identity ... (Read More)
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Neil Young: A Life in Pictures
Colin Irwin.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847329653.  Daedalus Item Code: 51742
Despite his successes as an innovator and inspiration to other musicians and songwriters, Neil Young has refused to be typified or even pinned down, restlessly changing styles and directions through ... (Read More)
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