344 best books about essays

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Cracks in the Parchment Curtain and Other Essays in Philippine History
Cracks in the Parchment Curtain and Other Essays in Philippine History

This book provides valuable insights and material for a deeper understanding of various periods of Philippine history.

views: 32, published: 03.08.2018
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Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition

How do we know a cat is a cat? And why do we call it a cat? How much of our perception of things is based on...

views: 26, published: 03.08.2018
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In Search of Nature
In Search of Nature

Perhaps more than any other scientist of our century, Edward O. Wilson has scrutinized animals in their natural...

views: 21, published: 18.08.2018
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Under This Blazing Light
Under This Blazing Light

This collection - published here in English for the first time - brings together a number of political, personal, and...

views: 21, published: 28.08.2018
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Songs to Birds
Songs to Birds

Explores the behavior of birds, how animals behave with each other and with the rest of the world, how ponds support...

views: 20, published: 29.08.2018
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Making Waves
Making Waves

Mario Vargas Llosa, renowned as a novelist, is one of our most brilliant and provocative public intellectuals as...

views: 19, published: 29.08.2018
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Writing New York: A Literary Anthology
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology

Presents a literary portrait of the city of New York through the eyes of more than a hundred writers, from Washington...

views: 16, published: 29.08.2018
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Sprache ist eine Waffe: Sprachglossen
Sprache ist eine Waffe: Sprachglossen

Kurt Tucholsky glossierte Beamtendeutsch und Kasinojargon näselnder Leutnants, spürte Modewörter und entbehrliche...

views: 16, published: 27.08.2018
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The Sense of the Past: Essays in the History of Philosophy
The Sense of the Past: Essays in the History of Philosophy

Before his death in 2003, Bernard Williams planned to publish a collection of historical essays, focusing primarily...

views: 16, published: 01.09.2018
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The LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka Reader
The LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka Reader

Amiri Baraka - dramatist, poet, essayist, orator, and fiction writer - is one of the preeminent African-American...

views: 16, published: 28.09.2018
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Lanterns & Lances
Lanterns & Lances

"I trust that this collection of pieces will prove that I ave not become, at sixty six going on fifty, as one...

views: 16, published: 15.09.2018
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About Time 6: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who
About Time 6: The Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who

About Time vol. 6 covers Seasons 22 to 26 of Doctor Who, focusing on the tenures of Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy,...

views: 15, published: 28.08.2018
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The Illustrated History of the Jewish People
The Illustrated History of the Jewish People

A wonderfully accessible, beautifully illustrated chronicle of Jewish life through the ages, based on the best recent...

views: 15, published: 07.08.2018
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Canaries in the Mineshaft: Essays on Politics and Media
Canaries in the Mineshaft: Essays on Politics and Media

Renata Adler is one of the most original, incisive and witty writers active in American letters today. Whether it be...

views: 15, published: 03.08.2018
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What Are You Optimistic About?: Today's Leading Thinkers on Why Things Are Good and Getting Better
What Are You Optimistic About?: Today's Leading Thinkers on Why Things Are Good and Getting Better

The nightly news and conventional wisdom tell us that things are bad and getting worse. Yet despite dire predictions,...

views: 15, published: 02.08.2018
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Esai dan Prosa
Esai dan Prosa
views: 15, published: 30.08.2018
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The Works Of Max Beerbohm
The Works Of Max Beerbohm

He did not raise his hat in answer to my salute, but smiled most graciously and made as though he would extend his...

views: 15, published: 28.09.2018
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The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies
The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies

In this appealing and luminous collection of essays, Roland Barthes examines the mundane and exposes hidden texts,...

views: 14, published: 12.08.2018
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The Poem Behind the Poem: Translating Asian Poetry
The Poem Behind the Poem: Translating Asian Poetry

"The translator must keep faith with the deeper need that poetry fulfills in our lives, [to] discover not what...

views: 14, published: 01.09.2018
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Alien Zone: Cultural Theory and Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema
Alien Zone: Cultural Theory and Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

This is especially true of the science fiction film-a genre as old as cinema itself-which has rarely received the...

views: 13, published: 30.08.2018
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