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Davis, Philip - Bernard Malamud : A Writer's Life, e-kirja

Bernard Malamud : A Writer's Life

Davis, Philip


Philip Davis presents the first full-scale biography of Bernard Malamud (1914-1986), the self-made son of poor Jewish immigrants who went on to become one of the foremost novelists and short-story writers of the post-war period. The time is ripe for a revival of interest in a man who at

Fay, Laurel - Shostakovich : A Life, e-kirja

Shostakovich : A Life

Fay, Laurel


He prudently censored himself, in one case putting aside a work based on Jewish folk poems. Under later regimes he balanced a career as a model Soviet, holding government positions and acting as an international ambassador with his unflagging artistic ambitions.

Ratner, Gerald - The Rise and Fall...and Rise Again, e-kirja

The Rise and Fall...and Rise Again

Ratner, Gerald


In 1991, Gerald Ratner made a landmark speech to the Institute of Directors
After over 25 years in the jewellery trade, Gerald Ratner was one of the most well-known and successful retailers of his generation. He had built up a highly profitable, multi-million pound international business, including household names like