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Muhammad Ali: His Life and Times

Thirty years after he burst onto the scene as a gold medal light-heavyweight at the Rome Olympics, Muhammad Ali is still a magical figure. His accomplishments in the ring were the stuff of legend — the two fights with Sonny …



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The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time

Originally published in 1979, the first volume of the bestselling “Gonzo Papers” is now back in print. The Great Shark Hunt is Dr. Hunter S. Thompson’s largest and, arguably, most important work, covering Nixon to napalm, Las Vegas to Watergate, …




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D.W. Griffith: An American Life

This magnificent and important biography . . . is the best ever written on the man. -The New Republic “Mr. Schickel’s excellent and important biography makes it clear that when the movers of our century are tallied, D.W. Griffith, flawed …



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Teammates

This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese …



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Bourbon Desserts

The flavor of bourbon adds flair and sophistication to every occasion. Celebrations in the Bluegrass State — or any state, for that matter — are never complete without the unique richness of this signature drink. Every holiday party is made …