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Herman Melville

Herman Melville

by David Kirby

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Neither, strictly, a critical analysis nor a biography, this study can be considered a biography of a career, an examination of the external events and internal development and motivations of Melville's life and work. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Continuum International Publishing Group
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Literature and Life Ser.
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5.68(w) x 8.54(h) x 1.03(d)

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DAVID KIRBY is the author of Evidence of Harm, which was a New York Times bestseller, winner of the 2005 Investigative Reporters and Editors award for best booke, and a finalist for the New York Public Library Helen Bernstein Award for Excellence in Journalism, and Animal Factory, an acclaimed investigation into the environmental impact of factory farms. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. 

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