Topic: Josephine Baker


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  • Flappers

    In brief and provocative biographies, Judith Mackrell explores the lives of six influential women of the Jazz Age.

  • 4 truly American novels

    These books center on residents of the USA in different eras all trying to find success.

  • Gallery Spy Games

    Robert Hanssen: A career counterintelligence agent who pursued Russian spies for the FBI, he spied for the Russians from 1985 to 2000, passing along thousands of documents and the names of at least two double agents.

  • As Google apologizes, bizarre Michelle Obama pictures abound online

    Google apologized over a racially offensive image of the first lady from a blog. But countless Michelle Obama pictures circulate on the Web – some flattering and some not.

  • Le Corbusier: A Life

    The guru of modernism is now revealed through a rich trove of letters.