'Cookbook Collector': Updated Austen Hits The Spot
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A 'Thousand Autumns' In The Land Of The Rising Sun
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A portrait of Pearl S. Buck taken during the 1920s, during the time she lived in Nanking. As a child, she lived in a small Chinese village called Zhenjiang. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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'Pearl Buck In China': A Child Across The Good Earth
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Tamsen Donner: Pioneer Dame Of The Donner Party
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Summer Titles That Will Take You Back In Time
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An Arranged Marriage Spirals Into Quiet Disaster
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When Work And Love Hit The Skids, 'Slow' Down
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A Publishing Titan's 'Life' And 'Time'
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In A Seaside Town, Hidden Desires Surface
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A Novel Tallies The Real Cost Of Health Care
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Pride And Sensibility: Jane Austen's Literary Ambition
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The Gods, At Play In The House Of Mortals
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On The Roads: The Cartography Of Us
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