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  • And Yet...

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781476772066
    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
    • Published: November 2015
    An anthology of seminal essays by the late author of god is not Great includes his case against religious faith, arguments in favor of intervention in Iraq, indictments against leading political figures and tributes to writers and thinkers who influenced his career.
  • Animal Farm and 1984

    By George Orwell

    Our Price: $24.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780151010264
    • Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.
    • Published: April 2003
    Orwell's two indelible classics marking the author's birth centenary.
  • Arguably: Essays

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781455502776
    • Publisher: Twelve
    • Published: 2011
    Controversial and consummate essayist Christopher Hitchens looks with love, loathing, warmth, and authority at a wide range of political and cultural issues, past and present. Astute, vivid, and uninhibited on dozens of famous and not-so-famous writers, he is a phrasemaker par excellence, with a quiver full of barbed arrows, ready to fly at unsuspecting targets. His fresh perceptions of such figures as varied as Charles Dickens, Karl Marx, Rebecca West, George Orwell, J.G. Ballard, and Philip Larkin are matched in brilliance by his pungent discussions and intrepid observations, gathered from a lifetime of traveling and reporting from such destinations as Iran, China, and Pakistan. What emerges from this indispensable volume is an intellectual self-portrait of a writer with an exemplary steadiness of purpose and a love affair with the English language. Christopher Hitchens passed away on December 15, 2011). Index. 788p.
  • God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780446579803
    • Publisher: Twelve
    • Published: 2007
    With his pummeling erudition and wit, journalist Christopher Hitchens addresses the most urgent issue of our time: the malignant force of religion in the world. Redefining the debate about religion in public life, Hitchens takes on the faithful, arguing eloquently to make the ultimate case against religion through a close & learned reading of the major religious texts. Citing the personal story of his own dangerous encounters with faith, Hitchens describes his intellectual journey toward a secular view of life based on science and reason, in which the heavens are replaced by the Hubble telescope's awesome view and the double helix replaces Moses and the burning bush. 307p.
  • Hitch-22: A Memoir

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780446540339
    • Publisher: Twelve
    • Published: June 2010
    One of the most noticed and debated public intellectuals of our time, despite decades on the public stage, Christopher Hitchens has rarely written of the private dimensions of his life - until now. The book is the candid,personal history of a complicated man: English-born and American by adoption, all atheist and partly Jewish, stalwartly bohemian (proudly flaunting 'drinking' along with 'disputation' as 'hobbies' in Who's Who), and rigorously intellectual. Here he discusses his famously unbending convictions, tracing the thread of principle that connects his opposition to war in Vietnam and his support for intervention in Iraq. Written in a mode that is anything but shy. Photos.
  • Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780809041893
    • Publisher: FARRAR STRAUS AND GIROUX
    • Published: December 1988
    Traces the history of the Parthenon, explains how and why its sculptures and friezes were taken to Britain, and discusses the arguments for returning them
  • International Territory: The United Nations 1945-95

    By Adam Bartos

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781859849019
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: November 1994
    Shows the United Nations building in New York, and discusses how it reflects the optimism of the postwar era
  • Lines of Dissent: Writing from the New Statesman, 1913-1988

    By Stephen Howe

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780860912071
    • Publisher: Verso
    • Published: September 1988
    Gathers essays by Samuel Beckett, E.M. Forster, Graham Greene, D.H. Lawrence, Malcolm Muggeridge, J.B. Priestly, Bertrand Russell, and Rebecca West
  • Mortality

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $7.95 - $11.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781455502752
    • Publisher: Twelve
    • Published: September 2012
    "Courageous, insightful and candid thoughts on malady and mortality from one of our most celebrated writers"--Provided by the publisher.
  • Mortality

    By Christopher Hitchens

    Our Price: $5.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781455522552
    • Publisher: Twelve
    • Published: September 2012
    The author Hitch-22 describes his ultimately losing battle with esophageal cancer while writing columns for Vanity Fair on politics and culture and also describing his personal and philosophical view of life and death. (biography & autobiography). Simultaneous.
  • The Sixties: Diaries, Volume Two, 1960-1969

    By Christopher Isherwood

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780061180194
    • Publisher: Harper
    • Published: December 2010
    This second volume of Christopher Isherwood's remarkable diaries opens on his fifty-sixth birthday, as the fifties give way to the decade of social and sexual revolution. Isherwood takes the reader from the bohemian sunshine of Southern California to a London finally swinging free of postwar gloom, to the racy cosmpolitanism of New York and to the raw Australian outback. he charts his ongoing quest for spiritual certainty under the guidance of his Hindu guru, and he reveals in reckless detail the emotional drama of his love for the American painter Don Bachardy, thrity years his junior and struggling to establish his own artistic identity. The diaries are crammed with wicked gossip and probing psychological insights about the cultural icons of the time - from Francis Bacon to Gore Vidal. But the diaries are most revealing about Isherwood himself - his fiction, his film writing, his college teaching, and his affairs of the heart. In the background run references to the political and historical events of the period. , i.e., the Vietnam War, the Summer of Love. An unparalleled chronicle with open-ended consequences. Glossary, Index. 756p.

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