Cinco Meses en la Argentina

Desde el Punto de Vista de Una Mujer

Katherine S. Dreier and Cynthia Tompkins

Translated by Maria Gabriela Mizraje

Translation of Katherine Dreier’s "Five Months in the Argentine: From a Woman’s Point of View 1918 to 1919." In the prologue, Mizraje provides a socio-historical context of the period in…

La Mujer Que Quiso Ser Amada por Dios

Sor Juana Inés en la Cruz de la Crítica

Emil Volek

The book, developed on and off for almost forty years, offers a radical revision of life and work of the Mexican nun Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651–1695). Based on the latest…

The Memoirs of Catherine the Great

Translated by Mark Cruse and Hilde Hoogenboom

This is the first translation for which the original manuscripts, which are in French in Catherine II’s own hand, were consulted in the archives in Moscow. A substantial introduction…

Schoenberg's Early Correspondence book cover

Schoenberg's Early Correspondence

Schoenberg in Words, Volume 8

Edited by Sabine Feisst and Ethan Haimo

Translated by Sabine Feisst and Ethan Haimo

Early in his career, the composer Arnold Schoenberg maintained correspondence with many notable figures: Gustav Mahler, Heinrich Schenker, Guido Adler, Arnold Rosé, Richard Strauss,…

Schoenberg's New World: The American Years book cover

Schoenberg's New World: The American Years

Sabine Feisst

The first full-length study dedicated to Schoenberg's life and music in the United States, "Schoenberg's New World" dispels many myths and fills significant gaps in the existing…

Augustine: A New Biography


A New Biography

Jim O'Donnell

Saint Augustine — the celebrated theologian who served as bishop of Hippo from 396 C.E. until his death in 430 C.E. — is widely regarded as one of the most influential thinkers in the…

The Lucy Man: The Scientist Who Found the Most Famous Fossil Ever

The Lucy Man

The Scientist Who Found the Most Famous Fossil Ever

CAP Saucier

Foreward by   Donald C. Johanson

This revealing biography, written for a younger audience of school-age children, describes Donald Johanson’s remarkable life and career. In 1974, Johanson discovered "Lucy" …

Legacy Forward Made Easy

Ben Pandya

Changing Hands Bookstore, in advance of Ben Pandya’s community reading event, described “Legacy Forward Made Easy” this way: “Pandya invites readers to take a journey to leadership…

The Grand Scribe's Records

The Grand Scribe's Records

Volume VIII: The Memoirs of Han China, Part 1

Qian Liu and Meghan Cai

Edited by William H. Nienhauser Jr.

The 16 chapters translated herein continue the biographies of individuals in pre-Han China presented in volume seven of "The Grand Scribe's Records." The reader is introduced to the…

Cover of "Ecuador and Galapagos Islands" featuring an image of a blue-footed booby

Ecuador and Galapagos Islands

Les Beletsky and David L. Pearson

Travelers to Ecuador want to experience tropical forests and see tropical animals and plants. On the Galapagos Islands, curious visitors want to see with their own eyes the exotic,…