The Barnes & Noble ReviewAfter a remarkable debut with White Teeth, Zadie Smith returns with an equally remarkable novel that reaffirms her talent, intelligence, and impressive literary range. The eponymous Autograph Man is Alex Li-Tandem, an Anglo-Chinese Jew obsessed with the "Jewish/Goyish" dichotomy he sees everywhere around him. We first encounter Alex at age 13, attending a wrestling match with his father, Li-Jin, and discovering the arcane world of the autograph collector. Shortly afterward, Li-Jin
Looking for a meaningful, personal quilt to give as a gift or to pass down to future generations? T-shirts, photographs, and autographs may not be what you think of as "traditional" quilt elements, but for those wanting to honor a special person, or commemorate an event, or to simply preserve the memory of a bygone era, they add a personal touch to a quilt like no other. 12 projects: T-shirt Quilts (Blanket Statement; Remember When; and Good Sports); Autograph Quilts (Quilt of Prayers; Quilting Stars; and
Autograph Hell was conceptualized when a prized autograph of President George Washington turned out to be a fake. Author Charles G. Irion was stunned. As an illustrious, informed autograph collector, how could this happen. Follow Irion on his trail of truth as he starts at the very beginning of autograph collecting to find a world filled with falsified documents and counterfeit signatures. Most of which were "authenticated" by the autograph experts who control this multi-million dollar business. Join Irion
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America sees the cowboys of yesteryear as native heroes. Cowboys were seen to represent American character and to stand for freedom in rugged big sky lands. Cowboys were tough, self-reliant, courageous, modest, and only turned to violence when absolutely necessary. With a reputation like that, it is no wonder that since the very first reel was created, the Western has been the single most popular movie genre. In this comprehensive guide, readers will find over 2000 Western movie star's photos and signatures
This book is at the frontiers of Bartók research. It presents a vast array of unknown material. Both the breadth and the depth of Somfai's approach is unique among source studies in twentieth-century music."-Reinhold Brinkmann, Harvard University
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This second volume in our OLD HOLLYWOOD IN COLOR series offers an appreciation of the first era of film stars from the 'teens through the 1920s. Studios were quick to exploit the public's fascination with popular movie celebrities and reinforced this interest by supplying autographed photos from the stars themselves. Although many of the signatures were facsimiles, like the movies themselves, these photos created the illusion of an acquaintance, a link, perhaps even a bond between celebrity and fan. All
Complete English translation with a running parallel transliteration of the original ideograms of The Code of Hammurabi, the longest surviving legal text from the Old Babylonian period The Code of Hammurabi is a collection of laws proscribed by Hammurabi, the sixth King of the First Dynasty of Babylon, and reigned from approximately 1792 BC to 1750 BC. These were inscribed on cuneiform tablets towards the end of his reign and discovered on the acropolis of Susa in 1901 by the Egyptologist Gustav Jquier. The
Cheers To The Grad Autograph Books. Get all your classmates' autographs on the 80 colorful pages of this hardcover book. Paper. 5 1/4 OTC
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In the midst of a World War, the true enemy was unseen. It came with a handshake or a breath and it left behind 40 million dead. In October 1918, World War I was winding down, but the world had yet to face the deadliest killer known. Spanish Flu would devastate the world. In Cumberland, Maryland, Dr. Alan Keener, a young doctor fresh from medical school, suspects the flu has reached Allegany County. He wants to take steps to prevent its spread, but he is met with resistance from old-school doctors who
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Take a break with Mickey Mouse! This Mickey Mouse Comfy Pillow and Autograph Book features a nifty autograph book that you can fill up with the signatures of all the famous Disney characters you meet. Then, when you're all tuckered out, it's the perfect time to pull out the cushy neck pillow that looks like Mickey himself. It's a perfect combination for that Disney Mickey Mouse fan! Pillow measures about 10-inches in diameter. Ages 4 and up.
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Jansje, an Unlikely HeroineMy book, Stranger Friends was the first story I felt compelled to write after I raised my five children. I was the only surviving member of my family who remembered how my parents invited social misfits, men and women of diverse nationalities and backgrounds and handicapped people to our home.I have been carrying this second story in my head and heart since I was a teenager. I inherited The Autograph Book from my mother, Anna, who received it from her mother, Jansje. Though I
Get a taste of what it's like to be famous with recipes from your favorite film and television stars. Whet your appetite with Rene Taylor's ("The Nanny") "Aphrodisiac Appetizers." Dance the night away with John Travolta's ("Saturday Night Fever, Pulp Fiction") "Tuna Tar Tare Won Ton Crisps." Kick it up a notch with Jackie Chan's ("Rush Hour, Shanghai Noon") dangerous "Beef Fillet with Season Vegetables." Still hungry? Come back for second helpings of James Earl Jones' ("The Hunt for the Red October, Field
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