Jacob Todd is abroad on his own for the first time, visiting his grandfather''s grave at the annual commemoration of the Battle of Arnhem in Amsterdam. There, he meets Geertrui, a..
In 1979 Yale University Press published "The Heritage of Vietnamese Poetry". Although that collection of premodern poems has gone out of print, there is renewed demand for such an..
In this smart pocket-sized volume, Jane Austen''s eternally witty remarks are given a fresh look and contemporary point of view. Organized thematically in chapters with..
May, 1940. Britain is at war, European democracies are falling rapidly and the public are unaware of this dangerous new world. Just days after his unlikely succession to Prime..
Hilarious, exuberant, subtle, tender, brutal, spectacular, and above all unexpected: these two extraordinary volumes contain the limitless possibilities of the British short story..