More Pricks Than Kicks
Beckett's anti-hero, in these ten short stories, is Belacqua, a Dublin student and philanderer
The End of the Battle
A British officer, forcibly retired from the front line because of his age, refuses to adjust to a desk job during World War II
Men at Arms
The first volume of Evelyn Waugh's masterful trilogy about war, religion, and politics.
A young Norwegian immigrant girl works hard for her young brother and the land at the expense of everything else
The Nick Adams Stories
Events in the life of Hemingway's memorable character are presented chronologically in this arrangement of the stories
Remembrance of Things Past
Cities of the Plain
Including THE GUERMANTES WAY and CITIES OF THE PLAIN.
An ordinary man is unwittingly caught up in a senseless murder in Algeria
The Catcher in the Rye
After leaving prep school Holden Caulfield spends three days on his own in New York City
Minor Attic Orators
Fourth century BCE orators were involved in Athenian resistance to Macedon. Lycurgus was with Demosthenes in the anti-Macedonian faction. Hyperides was also hostile to Philip and led Athenian patriots after 325 BCE. But Dinarchus favored an oligarchy under Macedonian control and Demades supported the Macedonian cause too.
The Chomsky Reader
1st Edition Paperback
Political essays examine topics including equality, Soviet-American relations, the Vietnam War, and the conflicts in Central America