This compact but wide-ranging reference work contains useful information on more than 1400 South Africans, famous and infamous, who have featured prominently in the country's annals. The entries are fully cross-referenced and encompass all fields of activity and eras.
The Charmed Life and Tragic Death of the Favorite Kennedy Daughter. A biography of Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy, from the bestselling and award winning biographer Barbara Learning, that draws on unique access to firsthand accounts and previously unseen sources.
Called "intimate, intelligent, and sincere" by "The New Yorker, " the more than 300 love letters written by Beauvoir to Algren after their love-at-first-sight meeting in 1947 are collected for the first time. 16 photos.