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American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell

American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell

Deborah Solomon

" Deborah Solomon, a biographer and art critic, draws on a wealth of unpublished letters and documents to explore the relationship between Rockwell's despairing personality and his genius for reflecting America's brightest hopes.
Jackson Pollock: A Biography

Jackson Pollock: A Biography

Deborah Solomon

Deborah Solomon's biography sets Jackson Pollock in his time and portrays him as a shy, often withdrawn person, full of insecurities and self-doubts, and frequently unable to express himself about his art or its meaning.
Utopia Parkway: The Life and Work of Joseph Cornell

Utopia Parkway: The Life and Work of Joseph Cornell

Deborah Solomon

Deborah Solomon’s definitive biography of Joseph Cornell, one of America’s most moving and unusual twentieth-century artists, now reissued twenty years later with updated and extensively revised text Few artists ever led a stranger life ...
Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup, a ...

Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup, a ...

Solomon Northup

Describes the life in slavery of Solomon Northup from Saratoga, N.Y., born a free Black man.
Twelve Years a Slave Solomon Northup

Twelve Years a Slave Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup

Twelve Years a Slave, sub-title: Narrative of Solomon Northup, citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington city in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana, is a memoir by Solomon Northup as told ...
Walk Out Walk On: A Learning Journey into Communities Daring ...

Walk Out Walk On: A Learning Journey into Communities Daring ...

Margaret Wheatley

i, Aeron Miller xii, Meg Wheatley xviii, DanielSeguin.ca 3, Deborah Frieze 6, Paul Winder 9, Deborah Frieze 1617, Illustration by Todd Stewart 18, Deborah Frieze 21, Deborah Frieze 23, Alex Lewin 23, Deborah Frieze 26, Aerin Dunford 26, ...
12 Year's A Slave as Written By Solomon Northup

12 Year's A Slave as Written By Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup. APPENDIX. 331 ington aforesaid, or in the county of Essex, in said State, and always resided in the State of New York until about the year 1841, since which time deponent has not seen him or known where he was, until a ...
Twelve Years a Slave: Gold Edition

Twelve Years a Slave: Gold Edition

Northup Solomon

Twelve Years a Slave, sub-title: Narrative of Solomon Northup, citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington city in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana, is a memoir by Solomon Northup as told ...
Solomon's Fine Featherless Friends

Solomon's Fine Featherless Friends

Jerry Hicks

The wise owl Solomon continues to give Sara and her classmate Seth advice on dealing with life.
Solomon Islands Mysteries: Accounts of Giants and UFOs in ...

Solomon Islands Mysteries: Accounts of Giants and UFOs in ...

Marius Boirayon

These are some of the incredible tales that the Solomon Islanders have lived with for decades and you will read about in this spellbinding book.
Political Issues in America: The 1990s

Political Issues in America: The 1990s

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13 See Burt Solomon, 'In Bush's image', National Journal, 1 July 1990, p. 1642- 7 , and Burt Solomon, 'Bush cultivates the press corps hoping for a harvest of goodwill', National Journal, 5 May 1990, pp. 1104-5. 14 See Burt Solomon, ' Bush's ...
Marcel Dzama: Puppets, Pawns, and Prophets

Marcel Dzama: Puppets, Pawns, and Prophets

Deborah Solomon

Five small paintings depicting a lone female terrorist seated on a bed emphasize the underlying tension between reality and fiction which characterizes all of the works gathered here. Marcel Dzama was born in 1974 in Winnipeg, Canada.
Business Ethics: Case Studies and Selected Readings

Business Ethics: Case Studies and Selected Readings

Marianne M. Jennings

62Randall Smith and Deborah Solomon, “Ebbers's Exit Hurts WorldCom's Biggest Fan,” Wall Street Journal, May 3 2002, p. C1. 63Id. 64Id., p. C3. 65Id. 66At least one lawsuit by a shareholder alleges that the loans were made in exchange for ...
Three Felonies A Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent

Three Felonies A Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent

Harvey Silverglate

Deborah Solomon & Ann Marie Squeo, “Crackdown Puts Corporations, Executives in New Legal Peril,” The Wall StreetJournal, June 20, 2005. 29. Jonathan Glater, “Indictment Broadens In Shelters At KPMG,” The New York Times, october 18, ...
When I Met the Wolf Girls

When I Met the Wolf Girls

Deborah Noyes

Deborah Noyes. Text copyright © 2007 by Deborah Noyes Illustrations copyright © 2007 by August Hall All rights reserved. ... Book design by Carol Goldenberg Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Noyes, Deborah. When I met  ...
Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup

Twelve Years a Slave: Narrative of Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup

This book gives, in chilling detail, an account of a way of life that hopefully will never, ever, occur again in this great country... the "Land of the Free!
Deborah

Deborah

Carol Fitzpatrick

God has called Deborah to lead the people of Israel out of captivity. But how can just one woman do this? Find out how God worked through Deborah to save His people. Illustrated.
Solomon's Seal

Solomon's Seal

Steven Savile

With the discovery of the long lost Seal of Solomon Konstantin Khavin and Orla Nyren find themselves in Jerusalem and Palestine fighting for their lives with enemies on all sides.
Beyond Common Sense: Psychological Science in the Courtroom

Beyond Common Sense: Psychological Science in the Courtroom

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Psychological Science in the Courtroom Eugene Borgida, Susan T. Fiske ... theory” (TMT; Greenberg, Pyszczynski, & Solomon, 1986; Pyszczynski, Greenberg, Solomon, Arndt, & Schimel, 2004; Solomon, Greenberg, & Pyszczynski, 1991).
The Southern Frontiers, 1607-1860: The Agricultural ...

The Southern Frontiers, 1607-1860: The Agricultural ...

John Solomon Otto

The Agricultural Evolution of the Colonial and Antebellum South John Solomon Otto. Library of Congress Cataioging-in-Publication Data Otto, John Solomon. The Southern frontiers, 1607-1860. (Contributions in American history, ISSN ...
GE and EMD Locomotives

GE and EMD Locomotives

Brian Solomon

Solomon brings the story up to date with afterwords detailing such recent developments as GE's revolutionary Evolution locomotives and EMD's SD70ACe and SD70M-2.
A Taste of the Tropics: Traditional & Innovative Cooking ...

A Taste of the Tropics: Traditional & Innovative Cooking ...

Jay Solomon

Travelling along the Equator with utensils in hand, chef and restaurateur Jay Solomon takes a journey through Cuba and Aruba to Hawaii and Indonesia, sharing his visions of paradise along the way.
Vintage Diesel Power

Vintage Diesel Power

Brian Solomon

Author Brian Solomon covers every prominent manufacturer of the period—including Electro-Motive, Alco, Baldwin, and GE—as well as iconic models like Geeps, E and F units, PAs and FAs, sharknoses, U-boats, and more.
A Mouse in Solomon's House

A Mouse in Solomon's House

Mack Thomas

Marble, an adventurous ypung mouse who lives in King Solomon's palace, meets a white hawk called Wisdom, who helps him learn about friendship, work, pride, honesty, and other topics.
The Truth About Male & Female Markets

The Truth About Male & Female Markets

Michael R. Solomon

This is the eBook version of the printed book. This Element is an excerpt from The Truth About What Customers Want (9780137142262), by Michael R. Solomon. Available in print and digital formats.
Psalms of Solomon: A New Translation and Introduction

Psalms of Solomon: A New Translation and Introduction

Heerak Christian Kim

A New Translation and Introduction Heerak Christian Kim. Ancient History Psalms of Solomon Psalms of Solomon is an ancient Jewish writing from the Second Century BC. As a primary source written by a Jewish writer living during the turmoil ...
Streetcars of America

Streetcars of America

Brian Solomon

cover. image. One of Boston's former Dallas double-ended PCC cars wears a fresh coat of paint at the Reservoir Cutback on July 5, 1959—the opening weekend for MTA's new Riverside Line. (Richard Jay Solomon) ...
FDR v. The Constitution: The Court-Packing Fight and the ...

FDR v. The Constitution: The Court-Packing Fight and the ...

Burt Solomon

Historian Burt Solomon, deeply steeped in Washington's lore, skillfully chronicles one of the great set pieces in American history, illuminating the inner workings of the nation's capital as the three branches of our government squared off.
St Petersburg: A Cultural History

St Petersburg: A Cultural History

Solomon Volkov

Now Solomon Volkov, a Russian emigre and acclaimed cultural historian, has written the definitive cultural biography of this city and its transcendent artistic and spiritual legacy.