Biography : used copies at The Book Chateau
Biography and Auto-biography speaks to peoples lives. The way they lived.It addresses their career path whether it be good or bad.The legacy they left behind. Biographies are rich , they not only address the human lives but also the country in the individual lives. A prime example of one such individual is Arthur Miller.
His Biography showed that he left a legacy, of literary works ;the play crucible is shared not only by Americans but by people around the world. Other beloved works like death of a salesman and view from the bridge are directly related to real life situations.
Aldous Huxley too had a great life as seen in his biography.He is smart, brilliant and charming.Although he lost his sight at 16 he excelled as an author.He wrote “A Brave New World “, as well as other philosophical works.
The Biography of Charles Lindbergh speaks volumes about his contribution to aviation.
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A Woman in Charge a biography of Hillary Clinton by Carl Bernstein. This a portrait of her life and career.
A Woman Named Jackie Biography by David Heymann. About Jackie Bouvier- Kennedy-Onassis. She needs no introduction. As she is known around the world. For years she remains the focus of unparalleled fascination and curiosity.
A Yankee Saint a biography of John Humphrey Noyes by Robert Allerton Parker . John H Noyes is the founder of The Oneida, Putney and Wallingford communities . He was a frontier settler.
ADA by Vladimir Nabokov tells a strange story of a man
Van Veen falling in love unknowingly with his sister
McKeever Porter’s Biography Adlai Stevenson. His Life and Legacy. About an intellectual, a politician, and a beacon of hope for others.
Adolf Hitler a biography by John Toland (1976) is compiled from interviews by people closely associated with Hitler and his crimes.As well as many people who opposed it.
A biography of Aldous Huxley a 20th century English novelist and playwright. A Used book
Ron Chernow’s biography Alexander Hamilton. The author brings to life the man that is the principal designer of the federal government, the stock exchange, and America’s two-party system of democracy. The most important man in America’s politics that did not become president.
All The Presidents Men is the story of Watergate and President Nixon. As told by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the journalist who broke the story.
Aly a biography by Leonard slater about Aly. The man who had everything, prince, millionaire, religious leader, sportsman, and much more.
America’s Medicis explains how the Rockefellers nurtured world class museums, art collections, plazas and works of art and architecture around the country.
This book portrays aspects of Mr. Huston’s private life. As well as his public persona. He was a boxer,an actor and a traveler. All in all a great life.
A memoir/biography of a Brooklyn New York born boy raised in Ireland and how he survived difficult early upbringings.
Leo Tolstoy’s novel Anna Karenina about love, faith, family, marriage. And yes betrayal.
Another Part of The Wood By Kenneth Clarke : a self Portrait. The story of a boy taking his life into his own hands and changed the direction of his life. From gambling, shooting parties, fun and more fun to a life of meaning and giving back.
Christopher Hitchens book Arguably Essays top -class. For decades he writes about tolerance, reason as well as skepticism that define and inform the foundations of our civilization. They are about politics. culture. And yes past and present issues
In this long awaited Biography of Arthur Miller we learn that he is a master poet and playwright.Who not only writes but produced plays.
At Home In The World a novel by Daniel Pearl is a collection of his writings.This work was done while he worked for the Wall Street Journal. A travelling Journalist he was kidnapped in Pakistan by Islamic extremist.
Barach Obama’s book The Audacity Of Hope. About the hope of building a better America for every struggling American. Through inclusiveness and faith as we rid ourselves of partisan politics.