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Paul Robeson

• <b>Author:</b> Martin Duberman<p><b>The remarkable life of Paul Robeson, quintessential Harlem Renaissance man: scholar, all-American, actor, activist, and firebrand</b><p>Born the son of an ex-slave in New Jersey in 1898, Paul Robeson, endowed with multiple gifts, seemed destined for fame. In his youth, he was as …

Here, There and Everywhere

• <b>Author:</b> Geoff Emerick & Howard Massey<p>Geoff Emerick became an assistant engineer at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in 1962 at age fifteen, and was present as a new band called the Beatles recorded their first songs. He later worked with the Beatles as they recorded their singles “She Loves You” …

Einstein

• <b>Author:</b> Walter Isaacson<p>By the author of the acclaimed bestsellers <i>Benjamin Franklin</i> and <i>Steve Jobs</i>, this is the definitive biography of Albert Einstein.<p>How did his mind work? What made him a genius? Isaacson’s biography shows how his scientific imagination sprang from the rebellious nature of his …

The Black Hand

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Blatchford<p>THE BLACK HAND is the true story of Rene Enriquez, aka "Boxer," and his rise in a secret criminal organization, a new Mafia, that already has a grip on all organized crime in California and soon all of the United States. This Mafia is using a base army of an estimated 60,000 …

Undisputed Truth

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Tyson & Larry Sloman<p><b>“Raw, powerful and disturbing—a head-spinning take on Mr. Tyson's life.”—Wall Street Journal</b> <br>Philosopher, Broadway headliner, fighter, felon—Mike Tyson has defied stereotypes, expectations, and a lot of conventional wisdom during his three decades in the public eye. …

So, Anyway...

• <b>Author:</b> John Cleese<p>John Cleese’s huge comedic influence has stretched across generations; his sharp irreverent eye and the unique brand of physical comedy he perfected with Monty Python, on <i>Fawlty Towers</i>, and beyond now seem written into comedy’s DNA. In this rollicking memoir, <i>So, Anyway…</i>, Cleese …

Long Walk to Freedom

• <b>Author:</b> Nelson Mandela<p><b>The book that inspired the major new motion picture Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.</b><br>Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the …

Whipping Boy

• <b>Author:</b> Allen Kurzweil<p>Winner of the Edgar® Award for Best Fact Crime<p>The true account of one boy’s lifelong search for his boarding-school bully.<p>Equal parts childhood memoir and literary thriller, Whipping Boy chronicles prize-winning author Allen Kurzweil’s search for his twelve-year-old nemesis, a …

The Dirt

• <b>Author:</b> Tommy Lee and Others<p>Ten years ago, Motley Crue's bestselling The Dirt—penned with rock chronicler extraordinaire Neil Strauss—set a new bar for rock 'n' roll memoirs. A genuine cultural phenomenon, this turbocharged blockbuster, with more than half a million copies in print, has now been …