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The New Yorker On the Money: The Economy in Cartoons, 1925-2009 - Robert Mankoff
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The New Yorker On the Money: The Economy in Cartoons, 1925-2009 - Robert Mankoff

In "On the Money," fans can revel in over 350 of "The New Yorker"'s best cartoons on the theme of money, culled from the past 80+ years. From bossy businessmen to crooked creditors to slighted stockholders, no one in the financial world has escaped humorously critical jabs from the master of cartoon humor. The collection is edited by "The New Yorker"'s cartoon editor, Robert Mankoff, and includes an introduction by the best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell.

Pythons Autobiography By the Pythons - Palin, M., Jones, T., Gilliam, T., Idle, E.
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Pythons Autobiography By the Pythons - Palin, M., Jones, T., Gilliam, T., Idle, E.

Over thirty years ago, a group of six Englishmen - well, one was Welsh and another an interloping American - rewrote the rules of comedy. Monty Python's Flying Circus, an unheralded, previously unseen half-hour show of sketches, hilarities, inanities and animations, first appeared on the BBC late one night in 1969. Its impact has been felt the world over ever since. From its humble beginnings, it blossomed into the most influential movement in modern comedy. THE PYTHONS' AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE PYTHONS is a unique look at arguably the most important comic team of the modern age, with 64 pages of…

The History of Zonaras - Banchich Thomas, Lane Eugene
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The History of Zonaras - Banchich Thomas, Lane Eugene

While an exile from Constantinople, the twelfth-century Byzantine functionary and canonist John Zonaras culled earlier chronicles and histories to compose an account of events from creation to the reign of Alexius Comnenus. For topics where his sources are lost or appear elsewhere in more truncated form, his testimony and the identification of the texts on which he depends are of critical importance. For his account of the first two centuries of the Principate, Zonaras employed now-lost portions of Cassius Dio. From the point where Dio's History ended, to the reign of Theodosius the Great (d.…