Results for Non Fiction + 1st Books/1st Novels + 20th Century (multiple decades)

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  • Dadland
    Keggie Carew
    Hardcover: 03/07/2017
     
    A spellbinding journey into surprising and shady corners of twentieth-century politics, a rackety English ...
  • All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir
    Rob Spillman
    Paperback: 02/14/2017
     
    In his intimate, entertaining, and heartfelt memoir, Spillman narrates a colorful, music-filled coming-of-age ...
  • The Little Red Guard: A Family Memoir
    Wenguang Huang
    Paperback: 04/02/2013
     
    Three generations of a family living under one roof reflect the dramatic transformations of an entire society ...
  • Across Many Mountains: A Tibetan Family's Epic Journey from Oppression to Freedom
    Yangzom Brauen
    Paperback: 10/30/2012
     
    An extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman ...
  • All of Me: How I Learned to Live with the Many Personalities Sharing My Body
    Kim Noble
    Paperback: 10/01/2012
     
    Taking the reader through an extraordinary world where the very nature of reality is different, this personal ...
  • Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef
    Gabrielle Hamilton
    Paperback: 01/24/2012
     
    Blood, Bones & Butter is an unflinching and lyrical work. Gabrielle Hamilton's story is told with uncommon ...
  • The Sugar King of Havana: The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
    John Paul Rathbone
    Paperback: 07/26/2011
     
    The son of a Cuban exile recounts the remarkable and contradictory life of famed sugar baron Julio Lobo, the ...

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