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America's Favorite Holidays: Candid Histories

America's Favorite Holidays: Candid Histories

Explores how five of America's culturally important holidays—Christmas, Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween, and Thanksgiving—came to be what they are today, seasonal and religious celebrations heavily influenced by modern popular culture. Simultaneous. Hardcover available. 232 pp.

Author:
Forbes, Bruce David
Publisher:
Univ of California Press
ISBN:
9780520284722
Category:
Religion / Holidays / Christian
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$24.95
JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh

JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh

The "JPS Hebrew-English TANAKH" features the oldest-known complete Hebrew version of the Holy Scriptures, side by side with JPS's renowned English translation. Reprint. 2,040 pp.

Author:
The Jewish Publication Society
Publisher:
Jewish Publication Society
ISBN:
9780827606975
Category:
Religion / Judaism / Sacred Writings
Format:
Paper
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Now
Price:
$46.95
Mark Twain on Potholes and Politics: Letters to the Editor

Mark Twain on Potholes and Politics: Letters to the Editor

Collects more than a hundred letters that Mark Twain wrote to newspaper editors, recovering a large body of Twain's neglected and even unknown writings. 208 pp.

Author:
Scharnhorst, Gary, ed.
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press
ISBN:
9780826220462
Category:
Literary Collections / American / General
Format:
Hardcover
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Now
Price:
$35.00
Picking Up the Pieces: Moving Forward After Surviving Cancer

Picking Up the Pieces: Moving Forward After Surviving Cancer

"This is a book of deep experience. The survivors' voices are wise and inspiring. The advice is practical, sensible and supportive. Give it to anyone you know who has cancer. Buy it for yourself."
—James S. Gordon, author of "Comprehensive Cancer Care: Integrating Complementary and Conventional." Reissue. 322 pp.

Author:
Magee, Sherri & Scalzo, Kathy
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
ISBN:
9780813540368
Category:
Health & Fitness / Diseases / Cancer
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$23.95
Remaking the American Patient: How Madison Avenue and Modern Medicine Turned Patients into Consumers

Remaking the American Patient: How Madison Avenue and Modern Medicine Turned Patients into Consumers

In this Bancroft Prize winner, Nancy Tomes explores the consequences of the consumer economy and American medicine having come of age at exactly the same time. 560 pp.

Author:
Tomes, Nancy
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
ISBN:
9781469622774
Category:
Medical / Health Policy
Format:
Hardcover
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Now
Price:
$45.00
 
Title Author Publisher ISBN Category Format Available Price
Coming of Age in Jewish America: Bar and Bat Mitzvah Reinterpreted Munro, Patricia Keer Rutgers University Press 9780813575933 Religion / Judaism / Rituals & Practice Paper Now $27.95
Dailey Strengthening: 6 Keys to Balance Core Muscles for Optimal Health Dailey, Alice Ann. Illus by Megan Dailey Brown Books Publishing Group 9781612548647 Health & Fitness / Health Care Issues Paper Now $22.95
Historial antiobrero de los Clinton /Clinton's Anti-worker History: Por que Washington le teme al pueblo trabajador /Why Washington Fears Working People Barnes, Jack Pathfinder Press 9781604880946 Spanish-Language Paper Now $10.00
Kipling and the Sea: Voyages and Discoveries From North Atlantic to South Pacific Kipling, Rudyard. Intro by Andrew Lycett I.B. Tauris 9781780762739 Travel / Essays & Travelogues Hardcover Now $28.00
Midlife Happy Hour: Our Reward for Surviving Careers, Kids, and Chaos Ambrose, Elaine Brown Books Publishing Group 9781612549217 Humor / Form / Essays Paper Now $16.95
Seven League Boots: Adventures Across the World From Arabia to Abyssinia Halliburton, Richard. Foreword by Tahir Shah I.B. Tauris 9781780761381 Travel / Essays & Travelogues Paper Now $18.00
Tanakh: A New Translation of the Holy Scriptures According to the Traditional Hebrew Text The Jewish Publication Society Jewish Publication Society 9780827603660 Religion / Judaism / Sacred Writings Paper Now $23.95
Vagabonding with kids Turner, AK Brown Books Publishing Group 9781612549149 Humor / Topic / Marriage & Family Paper Now $16.95
Vagabonding With Kids Australia Turner, AK Brown Books Publishing Group 9781612549194 Humor / Topic / Marriage & Family Paper Now $16.95
Veterinary Medical School Admission Requirements 2017: For 2018 Matriculation The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges Purdue University Press 9781557537867 Medical / Veterinary Medicine / General Paper Now $35.00
Weariness of the Self, The: Diagnosing the History of Depression in the Contemporary Age Ehrenberg, Alain McGill-Queen's Unversity Press 9780773546486 Medical / Psychiatry / General Paper Now $22.95
 
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