Books

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Book Reviews

October 26, 2000
GEMINI Dorothy Dunnett Borzoi Books/Random House (Historical Fiction) Genius entrepreneur Nicholas de Fleury returns to Scotland to repair the damage he has done, in this eighth and final book of Dorothy Dunnett's House of Niccolo series. Assailed by blood feuds, and conscripted into the politics of a small country torn apart by a volatile royal family and the border wars with England, the charismatic Nicholas turns his formidable talents to fostering a climate which will support a healthy business…
Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction

August 20, 2000
BELL HOOKS Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center, 2nd Edition The Overlook Press, Peter Mayer Publishers Bell Hooks has to founding thoughts that were the catalyst for her writing of the ground breaking FEMINIST THEORY. The first, "...initially feminist theory was the site for the criical interrogation and re-imagining of sexist gender roles." met the second, "Looking at the interlocking nature of gender, race, and class was the perspective that changed the direction of feminist thought." and a movement…