Archive | July, 2014

Best-Loved Recipes from the Columbia Restaurant

NEW! Best-Loved Recipes from the Columbia Restaurant by Richard Gonzmart Epicurean Rendezvous Award—“The Best Restaurant in Tampa, Florida”—Fortune Golden Spoon Award—Florida Trend Fine Dining Hall of Fame Award—Nation’s Restaurant News Enjoy the savory comfort and culinary excellence of the Columbia Restaurant in your own home with this brand-new book of recipe cards! Set the table […]

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An Introduction to the Chansons de Geste

Now available! An Introduction to the Chansons de Geste by Catherine M. Jones Delve into the stories and rhythms of the Old French chansons de geste, or “songs of heroic deeds”—one of the most important traditions of the French Middle Ages. These tremendously popular songs were based on French history but often embellished in fantastical […]

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Bob Kealing’s Tupperware Unsealed Acquired by Sony Pictures

Congratulations to Bob Kealing, author of Tupperware Unsealed: Brownie Wise, Earl Tupper, and the Home Party Pioneers. According to the Hollywood Reporter late Friday evening, Sony Pictures outbid Warner Bros. and Paramount to acquire the rights to Kealing’s book. The movie will be directed by Tate Taylor (The Help) and will star Sandra Bullock in […]

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Volume 9 of The Florida Edition of the Works of Laurence Sterne

The Miscellaneous Writings and Sterne’s Subscribers, an Identification List: Volume 9 of The Florida Edition of the Works of Laurence Sterne Edited by Melvyn New and W. B. Gerard We are proud to present the ninth and final volume of our acclaimed edition of the works of Laurence Sterne, a forty-year project that covers the […]

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The Path to the Greater, Freer, Truer World

The Path to the Greater, Freer, Truer World: Southern Civil Rights and Anticolonialism, 1937–1955 by Lindsey R. Swindall Left-leaning African Americans united in the American South in the late 1930s to fight back against racism and the oppression of workers in America and around the world. The cloud of suspicion and repression of the McCarthy […]

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June Review Roundup: Soccer, Speeches, Sightseeing!

Follow the adventures of our expert authors and find some great book recommendations here in our June Review Roundup! We’re excited to present highlights from this past month’s news and reviews. Fútbol!: Why Soccer Matters in Latin America by Joshua H. Nadel Are you loving the World Cup? Find out how Brazil perfected the game that began as an English invention—and, in turn, […]

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