An Ivy Leaguer spends a semester undercover at a fundamentalist Christian university – and is surprised by what he discovers.
Elaine Showalter’s absorbing tour of the American women writers’ pantheon.
The lies one man told himself about the Vietnam War.
Two sisters discover passion during the War of the Roses.
This debut novel sets an old-fashioned Gothic tale amid the ‘eternal snow’ of Wisconsin.
Daniel Wolff examines the lives of 12 Americans and the educations that made them.
Poetry that helped today’s women find a voice.
A journalist examines the life of an Iraqi general to understand why good people serve evil regimes.
A journalist explores the world of umpires.
When society focuses too tightly on feminine beauty, it's not a pretty story for women.
An insider's look at Torre's years with the N.Y. Yankees.
Today more people see their later decades as years of adventure, change, and growth.
A history of what it means to be free in America.
Before Rosa Parks, there was Claudette Colvin.
A young woman finds she cannot escape her family’s roots in Iceland.
An academic argues that evolution must be embraced as fact.
It is hard to imagine a better portrait of 9/11 and its causes.
An intriguing meld of mystery and literary history centered on Dickens’s last novel.
A shy, stay-at-home young woman becomes the unlikely heroine of this highly entertaining historical novel.
Why democracy is slow to take root in the Third World.
This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.
View Saved Items
You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.
You have already saved this item.