Biography

Citizen 13660

Citizen 13660

Mine Okubo was forced into protective custody shortly after Pearl Harbor. Her graphic memoir illuminates this experience with poignant illustrations and witty, candid text. 240 pp.

Author:
Okubo, Mine. Intro by Christine Hong
Publisher:
Univ of Washington Press
ISBN:
9780295993546
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Women
Format:
Paper
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$19.95
Local Wonders: Seasons in the Bohemian Alps

Local Wonders: Seasons in the Bohemian Alps

Ted Kooser describes with exquisite detail and humor the place he calls home in the rolling hills of southeastern Nebraska—an area known as the Bohemian Alps. 158 pp.

Author:
Kooser, Ted
Publisher:
Bison Books (Univ of Nebraska Pr)
ISBN:
9780803278110
Category:
Literary Collections / Essays
Format:
Paper
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$14.95
Lulu in Hollywood

Lulu in Hollywood

The collected writings of this icon of the silent era are presented in a new, more-complete edition. 115 pp.

Author:
Brooks, Louise. Intro by Kenneth Tynan
Publisher:
Univ of Minnesota Press
ISBN:
9780816637317
Category:
Biography & Autobiography
Format:
Paper
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$19.95
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Former slave, impassioned abolitionist, brilliant writer, newspaper editor and eloquent orator whose speeches fired the abolitionist cause, Frederick Douglass (1818–1895) led an astounding life. 96 pp.

Author:
Douglass, Frederick
Publisher:
Dover Publications
ISBN:
9780486284996
Category:
Biography & Autobiography
Format:
Paper
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$3.00
Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

The first true biography of Stan Lee is an eye-opening look at a pop-culture visionary. This book traces Lee's life—from his Depression-era childhood to his years as a teen editor and ultimately to his triumphs as the genius behind some of the most beloved characters in pop-culture history, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk and Thor. 229 pp.

Author:
Batchelor, Bob
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Trade (NBN)
ISBN:
9781442277816
Category:
Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$22.95
 
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