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Making books do things e-books can’t

At a garage studio in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Eagle Rock, Lisa Pearson is publishing books with the skill of a craftsman, framing the printed word as a work of art. One volume, “Torture of ...

Updated : 2011.01.07 17:48

New edition removes Twain’s ‘offensive’ words

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (AP) ― Mark Twain wrote that “the difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter.” A new edition of “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and “Tom...

Updated : 2011.01.05 18:41

Revolutionary book that inspired Gandhi turns 150

WASHINGTON (AFP) ― It was 150 years ago that the book “Unto This Last” was published, a groundbreaking work that turned economic thinking on its head and profoundly influenced the views of many in...

Updated : 2011.01.03 19:47

Century after death, Tolstoy sidelined in modern Russia

MOSCOW (AFP) ― A century ago, all of Russia mourned Leo Tolstoy’s death at a backwater train station. But today the novelist and pacifist, who abhorred any form of government, is more respected in ...

Updated : 2010.11.21 18:15