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Biography Looks at Creator of the Shopping Mall

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An 'Off Season' Journey to Beach Resorts

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Samantha Ettus and the 'Experts' Guide'

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Eric Utne's 'Urban Almanac'

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A New 'Wind in the Willows'

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Southern Writer Brown Dead at 53

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Johnny Mercer Biographer Philip Furia

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Ask the Pilot

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Professor John Dominic Crossan

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Melvin Patrick Ely, 'Israel on the Appomattox'

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Revisiting the Ballad 'Frankie and Johnny'

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