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  • Below Stairs: The Classic Kitchen Maid's Memoir That Inspired Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey
    Margaret Powell
    Paperback: 12/24/2012
     
    Brilliantly evoking the long-vanished world of masters and servants, Margaret Powell's classic memoir of her ...
  • Young Stalin
    Simon Sebag Montefiore
    Paperback: 10/14/2008
     
    A revelatory account that finally unveils the shadowy journey from obscurity to power of the Georgian cobbler&...
  • Ava's Man
    Rick Bragg
    Paperback: 08/01/2002
     
    The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of All Over but the Shoutin’ continues his personal history of the...
  • The Boy Genius and The Mogul: The Untold Story of Television
    Daniel Stashower
    Hardcover: 04/01/2002
     
    A vivid portrait of a self-taught scientist whose brilliance allowed him to "capture light in a bottle." A ...
  • Seabiscuit: An American Legend
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Paperback: 03/01/2002
     
    Hillenbrand brilliantly re-creates a universal underdog story, one that proves life is a horse race.
  • An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of A Rural Boyhood
    Jimmy Carter
    Paperback: 10/01/2001
     
    Carter's clean and eloquent prose evokes a time when the cycles of life were predictable and simple and ...
  • 26 Fairmount Avenue
    Tomie dePaola
    Paperback: 03/01/2001
     
    Funny, dramatic and memorable moments combined with lively illustrations throughout will make everyone wish ...

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