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"Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul." -- Rebecca West
Cicely Isabel Fairfield (21 December 1892—15 March 1983), known by her pen name Rebecca West, or Dame Rebecca West, DBE was an English author, journalist, literary critic and travel writer. A prolific, protean author who wrote in many genres, West was committed to feminist and liberal principles and was one of the foremost public intellectuals of the twentieth century. She reviewed books for The Times, the New York Herald Tribune, the Sunday Telegraph, and the New Republic, and she was a correspondent for The Bookman. Her major works include Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (1941), on the history and culture of Yugoslavia; A Train of Powder (1955), her coverage of the Nuremberg trials, published originally in The New Yorker; The Meaning of Treason, later The New Meaning of Treason, a study of World War II and Communist traitors; The Return of the Soldier, a modernist World War I novel; and the "Aubrey trilogy" of autobiographical novels, The Fountain Overflows, This Real Night, and Cousin Rosamund. Time called her "indisputably the world's number one woman writer" in 1947. She was made CBE in 1949, and DBE in 1959, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to British letters.

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Total Books: 171
Happy Starts at Home
2016 - Happy Starts at Home (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781513706672
ISBN-10: 1513706675
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Self-Help
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Music Therapy Social Skills Assessment and Documentation Manual  Clinical guidelines for group work with children and adolescents
The Judge
2012 - The Judge (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781277474459
ISBN-10: 1277474451
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Literature & Fiction
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The Return of the Soldier By the Author of  Black Lamb and Grey Falcon
Return of the Soldier
2010 - Return of the Soldier (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781844087150
ISBN-10: 1844087158
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The Return of the Soldier
2010 - The Return of the Soldier [Broadview Editions] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781551115122
ISBN-10: 1551115123
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Henry James
2010 - Henry James (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781163831618
ISBN-10: 1163831611
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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The Essential Rebecca West Uncollected Prose
2010 - The Essential Rebecca West Uncollected Prose (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780980235555
ISBN-10: 0980235553
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Rosamund
2009 - Rosamund (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788862610810
ISBN-10: 8862610815
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The Harsh Voice
2008 - The Harsh Voice (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781844085859
ISBN-10: 1844085856
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The Judge A Novel
2008 - The Judge a Novel [1922] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781436663120
ISBN-10: 1436663121
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Schwarzes Lamm und grauer Falke
2007 - Schwarzes Lamm Und Grauer Falke (Audio CD)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783866045965
ISBN-10: 3866045964
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Black Lamb and Grey Falcon
2007 - Black Lamb and Grey Falcon [Penguin Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143104902
ISBN-10: 014310490X
Genres: History, Travel
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Partenope
2006 - Partenope (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788889397534
ISBN-10: 8889397535
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Woman as Artist and Thinker
2005 - Woman As Artist and Thinker (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780595365357
ISBN-10: 0595365353
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Survivors in Mexico
2004 - Survivors in Mexico [Yale Nota Bene] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780300105216
ISBN-10: 0300105215
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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The Fountain Overflows
2002 - The Fountain Overflows [New York Review Books Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590170342
ISBN-10: 1590170342
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Agneau Noir et agneau gris  Un voyage  travers la Yougoslavie
2000 - Agneau Noir Et Agneau Gris Un Voyage Travers La Yougoslavie (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782825108659
ISBN-10: 2825108650
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The Phoenix Meaning of Treason
2000 - The Phoenix Meaning of Treason (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781842120231
ISBN-10: 1842120239
Genres: History, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Law, Engineering & Transportation
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A Train of Powder
2000 - A Train of Powder (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781566633192
ISBN-10: 1566633192
Genres: History, Reference, Nonfiction, Law, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Black Lamb And Grey Falcon  Part 1 Of 3
2000 - Black Lamb and Grey Falcon Part 1 of 3 (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9780736650663
ISBN-10: 0736650660
Genre: General
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1996 - 1900 (Paperback)Hardcover
1982 - Harriet Hume a London Fantasy [A Virago modern classic] (Other)Paperback
Strange Necessity Essays The [BCL1-PR English Literature] (Other)Hardcover