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Righteous republic. the political foundations of modern India

Righteous republic. the political foundations of modern India


Ananya Vajpeyi



A thoroughly original, high quality and path-breaking contribution to Indian intellectual history. -...read more
Superman: The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero

Superman: The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero


Larry Tye



A Letter from Author Larry Tye Larry Tye’s previous books include , , , and the bestselling ....read more
Dune and Philosophy: Weirding Way of the Mentat

Dune and Philosophy: Weirding Way of the Mentat


Jeffery Nicholas



Frank Herbert’s Dune is the biggest-selling science fiction story of all time; the original book and its numerous sequels h...read more
A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare: 1599

A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare: 1599


James Shapiro



The year 1599 was crucial in the Bard's artistic evolution as well as in the historical upheavals he...read more
The Silver Bear

The Silver Bear


Derek Haas



A hitman isn't allowed to have a life... He calls himself Columbus. Some call him the Silver Bear. All know him as one of the dead...read more
The Right Letter!:  How to Communicate Effectively in a Busy World

The Right Letter!: How to Communicate Effectively in a Busy World


Jan Venolia



* This handy, portable addition to the Right! series (650,000 copies sold) is an important guide to ...read more
Rewrite Right! : Your Guide to Perfectly Polished Prose: 2nd Edition

Rewrite Right! : Your Guide to Perfectly Polished Prose: 2nd Edition


Ellen Sasaki, Jan Venolia



Good, clear writing appears effortless. But chances are, the more effective the communication, the m...read more
A Primer of Mathematical Writing: Being a Disquisition on Having Your Ideas Recorded, Typeset, Published, Read, and Appreciated

A Primer of Mathematical Writing: Being a Disquisition on Having Your Ideas Recorded, Typeset, Published, Read, and Appreciated


Steven G. Krantz



"This book is about writing in the professional mathematical environment. While the book is nomi...read more
Translation Under State Control: Books for Young People in the German Democratic Republic

Translation Under State Control: Books for Young People in the German Democratic Republic


Ga Thomson-Wohlgemuth



Dr. Gaby Thomson-Wohlgemuth is an Associate Lecturer at the University of Surrey, UK. ...read more
Syntax for German in the User Specialty Languages System

Syntax for German in the User Specialty Languages System


Magdalena Zoeppritz



Syntax for German in the User Specialty Languages System...read more
Ideologies of Theory

Ideologies of Theory


Fredric Jameson



“Fredric Jameson is America’s leading Marxist critic. A prodigiously energetic thinker ...read more
History of Modern Chinese Literature

History of Modern Chinese Literature


Tang Tao



Tang Tao, born in 1913 in Zhenhai County, Zhejiang Province, was a well-known essayist, poet, litera...read more
Chinese Literature

Chinese Literature


Feng Wang, Dan Yao, Huiyun Tang, Jinhui Deng



This accessible, illustrated introduction takes the reader through the rich Chinese literary traditi...read more
The Old French Johannes Translation of The Pseudo-Turpin Chronicle: A Critical Edition

The Old French Johannes Translation of The Pseudo-Turpin Chronicle: A Critical Edition


Ronald N. Walpole



Text: English, Latin --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this titl...read more
Philosophy and the Art of Writing

Philosophy and the Art of Writing


Berel Lang



For information on similar titles, please visit www.lexingtonbooks.com...read more
The Computer Connection

The Computer Connection


Alfred Bester



"Fresh, witty, and totally original ... developments are clever and quick. Bester writes with wit an...read more
Doris Lessing (Bloom's Modern Critical Views)

Doris Lessing (Bloom's Modern Critical Views)


Harold Bloom



Dubbed an iconoclast, Doris Lessing experimented with radical change. Her fiction shifted between realistic, mystical, and science...read more
Talking About Detective Fiction

Talking About Detective Fiction


P.D. James



A Q&A with P.D. James Question: What made you decide to write a book about detective fiction? P...read more
Into Battle (The Seventh Tower, Book 5)

Into Battle (The Seventh Tower, Book 5)


Garth Nix



[The Seventh Tower books are] highly recommended for both fans of his other works and newcomers. It'...read more
The Alpine Decoy

The Alpine Decoy


Mary Daheim



Mary Daheim and I go back a long way -- well, seventeen or eighteen years. That's a long time for a...read more
Just Listen

Just Listen


Sarah Dessen



Grade 9 Up Annabel Greene seemingly had everything: cool friends, close family, good grades, and a p...read more
Wilful Behaviour (Commissario Brunetti 11)

Wilful Behaviour (Commissario Brunetti 11)


Donna Leon



Wilful Behaviour (Commissario Brunetti 11)...read more
Noise

Noise


Darin Bradley



Media studies professor Bradley crafts an exceptionally polished debut, carefully negotiating the ba...read more
Dervish Is Digital (Tea from an Empty Cup)

Dervish Is Digital (Tea from an Empty Cup)


Pat Cadigan



In Artificial Reality, everything is permitted and nothing is forbidden--or so they say. Run a con g...read more