books by Barricade Books
Who's Who in Hell: A Handbook and International Directory for Humanists, Freethinkers, Naturalist, ...
Warren Allen Smith
Barricade Books, 2000
This listing of several thousand nonbelievers include ancients such as Euripides; French revolutionaries; and statements by or about countless individuals including Sir Arthur C.Clarke, Hugh Hefner, Jack Nicholson, Sally Jesse Raphael. This book makes a case not only for the respectabilty of nonbelievers but also for their positive outlooks and creativity.
The Investigation: A Former FBI Agent Uncovers the Truth Behind Howard Hughes, Melvin Dummar, and the Most ...
Barricade Books, 2005
His curiosity piqued by an offhand comment by a relative, agent Magnesen launches his provate investigation into the controversial meeting between Howard Hughes and Melvin Dummar and the validityof the handwritten Howard Hughes Will which named Dummar as an heir.
My Face for the World to See
Barricade Books, 2002
Liz Renay was born into small-town life in Mesa, Arizona to a family of religious zealots. Then WW II came and she became a "V-girl," attracting servicemen with her beautiful face and voluptuous figure. Thus began her entry into the world of New York high fashion models and Fifty-Second Street strippers. Fate led her into the underworld, where she became a confidante and girlfriend to important mobsters and shady dealers. From New York she went ...
Power Beyond Reason: The Mental Collapse of Lyndon Johnson
D. Jablow Hershman
Barricade Books, 2002
What happened when the most powerful nation in the world gave its highest office to a man who came to believe that God was selecting his bombing targets. This examination of Lyndon Johnson, a paranoid manic-depressive, answers that question. Using virtually everything ever written about the president, this book examines what drove him throughout his life and especially during the Vietnam War. Did his bipolar disorder shape his personality? ...
Shtick Shift: Jewish Humor in the 21st Century
Barricade Books, 2009
This isnt your zaydes Jewish comedy. The once revolutionary, understated "Jew-ish" and "Israel-lite" flavor of Seinfeld has been replaced by a brutal matter-of-factness that would make earlier generation cringe. Your primer to the ever-changing face of Jewish comedy at the dawn of the 21st century: the new faces, their outrageous routines and their sometimes surprising seriousness about the most de pressing issues of our time.
An Uncommon Journey: From Vienna to Shanghai to America--A Brother and Sister Escape to Freedom During World ...
Barricade Books, 2011
On a visit to the Holocaust Museum in Washington DC, Deborah Strobin and her brother Ilie Wacs came face to face with their painful past as refugees in Shanghai's Jewish ghetto. There, hanging on the Museum's wall, they were shocked to discover photos of Deborah as a five-year-old posing for Japanese war propaganda. During a brief period, 1938-1945, China was a haven to 18,000 Jewish refugees primarily from Nazi Germany and Nazi Austria. ...
The Case for Children: Why Parenthood Makes Your World Better
Barricade Books, 2012
Today many young men and women are doing everything during their reproductive years except reproduce! Never before in human history have birth rates intentionally fallen so far, and so fast, and in so many places. This groundbreaking book explores the overwhelming benefits that parenthood brings to individuals and society and provides strong expert statistical evidence that contradicts many modern myths of parenthood. The ...
A German Tale: A Girl Surviving Hitler's Legacy
Erika V. Shearin Karres
Barricade Books, 2001
"A German Tale is a must read for anyone who wants to understand Germany during and after World War II." -Marc Jaffe, Former Editor in Chief of Bantam Books. A German Tale by Erika V. Shearin Karres is the devastating account of growing up in the aftermath of W.W.II, told from the perspective of an innocent German girl. In a unique prose style A German Tale vividly recounts the author's childhood in the ruins of Nazi Germany. Her memoir ...
Casino Gambling for the Winner
Barricade Books, 1980
"This is a way-to-win book for gamblers, 208 pages of advice from Lyle Stuart, one of the highest rollers of them all...the book is full of sound and practical advice on the mechanics and protocol of the gaming scene." LAS VEGAS SUN It has taken Lyle Stuart twenty-two years to become a gambling winner. Now, you need only read his astonishingly honest and successful book to know what he knows--the rules, the odds, and the discipline of a winner.
The Old Neighborhood
Barricade Books, 2014
“Corman’s novel is a work of art. The journey is joyous.” —Los Angeles Times The classic, best-selling novel of a successful ad man from the Mad Men era. Steve Robbins, burned out, his marriage failing, returns to his roots in his old neighborhood in the Bronx to find the piece of himself that he left behind. Caught in the mainstream of modern marriage and success, he realizes his dreams have come true and they are ...
The Official Guide to Wine Snobbery (A Cult Classic)
Leonard S. Berstein
Barricade Books, 2003
Hailed as the most entertaining reference to wine culture, this book arms readers with valuable knowledge of wine etiquette, while identifying those sensless acts of snobbery that often lead to embrassing situations.
Mark Twain Remembers
Barricade Books, 1999
Mark it with a Stone
Barricade Books, 1996
He stayed alive while his family perished, working as a slave laborer,and surviving torture at Auchwitz and Bergen-Belsen.
Confessions of a Sex Kitten
Barricade Books, 1991
Hardcover - "Confessions of a Sex Kitten".
The Pulse Test: The Secret of Building Your Basic Health
Arthur F., M.D. Coca
Barricade Books, 1994
This classic bestseller shows readers how to find their personal allergies and avoid illness. The Pulse Test shows readers step-by-step how to discover their pulse pattern and test themselves to find out what foods and/or inhalants cause their pulse to work beyond its regular capacity. TP: Barricade Books.
A Man of Respect: A Novel
Barricade Books, 1995
Lone Wolf: A Biography of Vladimir (Ze'Ev) Jabotinsky Two Volume Set
Barricade Books, 1996
Barricade Books, 2014
"One of the funniest books in years.” —Gene Shalit, The Today Show God has appeared on earth to set the record straight in this uproarious comic novel, adapted into the movie comedy starring George Burns. God is here to confront nonbelievers, taking his messenger—and the reader—on a wildly funny roller coaster ride. As God Himself says, “The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets and before that the 1914 ...
Charity on Trial: What You Need to Know Before You Contribute
Barricade Books, 2006
While the nation's love affair with charities is strong and continuing, the increase in indicting news stories over the past several years (including this year's Senate Finance Committee's hearings on the subject) has heightened the public's interest, as well as its cynicism. In the midst of such scrutiny, Charity on Trial seeks to demystify what donors and others should expect from the charitable sector.
Strange, Outlandish, Crude, and Sometimes Funny Jokes
Barricade Books, 1997
A collection of often shocking jokes and anecdotes reflecting the sharp cynicism of the century's end. Even the most grizzled joke veterans will find themselves laughing aloud.
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