In Saramago's 'Blindness,' A Vision Of Human Nature

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'Create Dangerously': The Heart And Healing Of Haiti

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Oliver Sacks On His Burning Love Of 'Fire'

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'Ship Of The Line': Sailing To Fantasy And Back

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Laura Hillenbrand is also the author of Seabiscuit: An American Legend. The book inspired the Academy Award-nominated film Seabiscuit. Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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The 'Unbroken' Spirit Of An Ordinary Hero

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A Soldier's Steamy Affair: 'Meat Loves Salt'

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'Franklin And Eleanor': A Marriage Ahead Of Its Time

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