biography-memoir books
  • Biography & Memoir books
  • Should I Still Wish: A Memoir (American Lives)
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    Pages : 156

    by: John W. Evans

    Publisher: pUniversity of Nebraska Press

    Book Description

    A slim but probing biography of grief and happiness.

    In a follow-up to his debut memoir, Young Widower (2014), Evans (Creative Writing/Stanford Univ.) explores his next stages of life following the death of his wife, Katie. Marrie ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0803295227

    ISBN-13: 9780803295223

    Language: English

  • A Time of Scandal: Charles R. Forbes, Warren G. Harding, and the Making of the Veterans Bureau
    Views : 371
    Pages : 408

    by: Rosemary Stevens

    Publisher: pJohns Hopkins University Press

    Book Description

    A reconsideration of one of the most notorious scandals of the Warren Harding presidency.

    Charles R. Forbes (1877-1952), the first director of the U.S. Veterans Bureau, appears in the popular conception of the early 1920s as "a dashing pl ... more

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    ISBN-10: 1421421305

    ISBN-13: 9781421421308

    Language: English