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Why read?

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Argues that questions about the uses of literature are essential to a literary education and that reading not for only training and education, but…

An Interview with Nicholas Basbanes.

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Author Nicholas Basbanes is interviewed as part of the Booknotes Oral History Project on 1 May 2014. Mr. Basbanes discusses his appearance on C-SPAN's…

An Interview with Douglas Wilson.

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Professor Douglas Wilson is interviewed as part of the Booknotes Oral History Project on 8 July 2014. Wilson discusses his appearance on C-SPAN's…

Lusitani : an epic tragedy.

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An account of the 1915 sinking of the Lusitania offers a portrait of early twentieth-century maritime history and the terrible impact of the disaster…