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Even More Short Lives

Enjoy these short but fascinating biographies which come in under 200 pages.

Abraham Lincoln by George S. McGovern
Virginia Woolf by Nigel Nicolson
Soul on ice by Eldridge Cleaver
Theodore Roosevelt by Louis Auchincloss
Newton by Peter Ackroyd
Leonardo da Vinci by Sherwin B Nuland
Mao Zedong by Jonathan D Spence
James Monroe by Gary Hart

The film and television star discusses the early part of his life and shares his thoughts about the lessons that he learned along the way.

Herman Melville by Elizabeth Hardwick
Night by Elie Wiesel
James K. Polk by John Seigenthaler
Marcel Proust by Edmund White
Joseph Smith by Robert V. Remini
Man's search for meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

Even the Stars Look Lonesome is Maya Angelou talking of the things she cares about most. In her unique, spellbinding way, she re-creates intimate personal experiences and gives us her wisdom on a wide variety of subjects.