Jewish Entrepreneurship In Salonica
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Jewish Entrepreneurship In Salonica

[caption id="attachment_326" align="aligncenter" width="531"] Jewish Entrepreneurship In Salonica[/caption] Jewish Entrepreneurship In Salonica, 1912-1940: An Ethnic Economy In Transition By Orly C. Meron In this book the author, Dr Orly C Meron, provides a multidisciplinary exploration of Salonica's Jewish-owned economy between the years 1912-1940, a period prior to and during Greece's national consolidation. (more…)
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The If Man

The If Man: Dr Leander Starr Jameson, the Inspiration for Kipling's Masterpiece [caption id="attachment_207" align="aligncenter" width="531" caption="The IF Man"][/caption] Dr Leander Starr Jameson, the inspiration for Kipling’s masterpiece A rollicking biography of Dr Leander Starr Jameson—hero, rogue and rascal of Empire and the man who inspired Kipling to write his masterpiece, If- (more…)
Burt Bacharach
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HarperCollins aquires rights to Bacharach story

  [caption id="attachment_181" align="aligncenter" width="531" caption="Burt Bacharach"][/caption] HarperCollins has acquired world rights to Burt Bacharach's life story, ANYONE WHO HAD A HEART. Written with Robert Greenfield and told in Bacharach's own words, the book will recount the life and times of a true American icon who has composed many of the most important popular songs of the last century. The deal was negotiated by Jonathan Burnham, Senior VP, Publisher, Harper
Boris Karloff
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Boris Karloff – The Authorised Biography

[caption id="attachment_23" align="aligncenter" width="531" caption="Boris Karloff"][/caption] 'Boris Karloff - More Than a Monster' is The Authorised Biography, the definitive story of Boris Karloff - a name synonymous with horror. Drawing on detailed research, previously unpublished letters, and interviews with those who knew him, this new biography dispels the often repeated myths associated with the star - many perpetuated by Karloff himself - and reveals a wealth of new information about the