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The American Political Tradition
The Dain Curse; Nick and Nora Charles feature in another of his novels
Freddy and Fredericka; Winter's Tale (takes place in a fantastical New York City)
'Channel Firing'; Desperate Remedies
Aithiopika
Holy History of Mankind; Rome and Jerusalem; European Triarchy; proponent of Labor Zionism
wrote the lines 'If you think I am going to make a sexual joke in this poem you are mistaken' in 'Poem with a Cucumber in It'
Plutarch wrote On the Malignity of [him]; The Histories
the title of The Grapes of Wrath samples from her most famous poem, beginning 'Mine eyes have seen the glory...'
The Growth of the Soil
Birthday Letters; wife implied he was 'A man in black with a Meinkampf look', like her father
Cows, Pigs, Wars and Witches; Cannibals and Kings
TANSTAAFL used a lot in his The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
Between Facts and Norms; Legitimation Crisis
Durtal appears in his Là-bas and La Cathédrale; the Odilon Redon-collecting Jean des Esseintes tries to withdraw into his own aesthetic world in another work
Lectures on the Philosophy of History; Philosophy of Right
Black Sunday; Red Dragon
'The Nutcracker and the Mouse King'
This Too a Philosophy of History for the Formation of Humanity; Treatise on the Origin of Language
The Myth of the Negro Past
To the Virgins, To Make Much of Time
A Modern Instance
The Queer Art of Failure; In a Queer Time and Place; Female Masculinity (illustrates the 'bathroom problem')
The Impending Crisis of the South
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Germany. A Winter's Tale; Buch der Lieder; Lyrisches Intermezzo
'The Bridge of Sighs'; 'The Song of the Shirt'
The Bread-Winners: A Social Study; former secretary to Abe Lincoln
revived the term 'aletheia'; The Origin of the Work of Art
The Analysis of Beauty; engraved Industry and Idleness
Micrographia
A System of Moral Philosophy; mentor to Adam Smith
'Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori'
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love
Prolegomena to a Theory of Language; developed the theory of glossematics; founded the Cercle Linguistique de Copenhague
dude from Ephesus who said 'You cannot step twice in the same river' in his alleged 'panta rhei' or 'everything flows' aphorism; fire is the most basic element
Ninety-Three; Les Orientales; Bug-Jargal; Odes and Ballads
The Death of Empedocles; 'Bread and Wine'
I Am a Strange Loop; The Mind's I (w/ Dennett); most famous book is subtitled 'An Eternal Golden Braid'
Offending the Audience; wrote Wings of Desire screenplay for Wim Wenders
Individualism and Economic Order; Law, Legislation and Liberty
The Country Parson; The Temple: Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations; Jacula Prudentum
Man's Place in Nature; debated Samuel Wilberforce
Coyote Waits; A Thief of Time; Navajo Tribal Police mystery novels
A History of the Arab Peoples
popularized the term 'epoche' in his Cartesian Meditations
District and Circle; Station Island; The Haw Lantern; translated Buile Suibhne to Sweeney Astray
The Concept of Law
Peter Camenzind; Beneath the Wheel
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The Age of Revolution; The Age of Capital; The Age of Empire ('long 19th century' trilogy)
claimed 1729 was a 'boring number' in A Mathematician's Apology; first name in an eqn stating (p^2)+(2pq)+(q^2)=1; discovered Ramanujan
After Many a Summer Dies the Swan; a character's mother became pregnant after misusing her 'Malthusian belt' in another work
The Wallace
Aspects of Scientific Explanation; Philosophy of Natural Science; 'raven paradox' illustrates the problem with inductive logic
'Mithridates, he died old'; fell in love with Oxford classmate Moses Jackson; subject of Stoppard's The Invention of Love; 'When I Was One-and-Twenty'
'Let America Be America Again'; 'Early Bright', 'Dig and Be Dug', 'Vice Versa to Bach' are sections of a more famous work
Kitab al Khazari (or Book of the Khazars); Ode to Zion
The Tree of Misery; A Passage to France (third part of his autobiography The Days); blind Egyptian
Something Happened; Picture This
The Gray Zone; My Lai 4 (won a Pulitzer for reporting on its coverup)
Watch on the Rhine; Karen Wright and Martha Dobie are accused of lesbianism in another play
'As Kingfishers Catch Fire'; 'Felix Randal'; 'sprung rhythm'
The Autumn of the Middle Ages; Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
Islands in the Stream
Elements of Law; The Long Parliament
In the Shade of Spring Leaves; 'The Thirteenth Night'; Meiji-era female poet
Value and Capital
Catalogue of Women
Dr. Heidegger's Experiment
'Society Upon the Stanislaus'; 'Ah Sin' (w/ Twain); 'The Heathen Chinee'; in another work, a character mispronounces 'Achilles' as 'ash-heels'
'Old Iron-Sides'

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