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Chaucer's Host
Up-So-Doun
Dolores Cullen
208 pages, paperback, $14.95
ISBN 1-56474-254-7
Innkeeper Herry Bailly is the host of the company who tell and hear Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. For those who simply enjoy the entertainment of storytelling, that's all he is. But read between the lines, and find the allegories embedded in these tales (as Chaucer's contemporaries were accustomed to do), and you'll find the image of Christ—the central force and guiding light in Chaucer's plan of literary pilgrimage.
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The Allegory
Dolores L. Cullen

ISBN 1-56474-334-9
424 pages, paperback, $16.95
"Cullen's Chaucer's Pilgrims is a thought-provoking addition to literature on this well-studied classic." —Library Journal

Dolores Cullen, whose groundbreaking interpretations of The Canterbury Tales have already stirred up much controversy in academic circles, has the answer to the hidden "riddle" in Chaucer's Pilgrims: The Allegory.
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Chemo and Lunch
One Woman's Victory over Hereditary Breast Cancer

Susan Winn
128 pages, paperback, $8.95


Christian Mandates for a New Millennium
Essays of a Religious and Social Liberal
Robert E. Willoughby
ISBN 1-56474-322-5
144 pages, paperback, $12.00
After fifty years' involvement with the church as a minister and a teacher, Reverend Willoughby expresses his views on religion and society, and particularly what's wrong with the church today, including fundamentalism, racism, sexism, and homophobia.
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Class War in America
How Economic and Political Conservatives Are
Exploiting Low- and Middle-Income Americans
Charles M. Kelly
1-56474-348-9
240 pages, paperback, $15.95
Financial conservatives, with the aid of their political supporters, have been exploiting and suppressing working Americans for the past twenty years. Here is a guided tour of conservative America's agenda and strategies, fully documented with actual quotes from the establishment press.
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The Crime of Christendom

Fred Gladstone Bratton
256 pages, paperback, $12.95


A Curious Kind of Widow
Loving a Man With Advanced Alzheimer's
Ann Davidson
ISBN 1-56474-454-X
432 pages, paperback, $16.95

In this memoir, Ann Davidson (author of Alzheimer's: A Love Story) relates her experience as caregiver for her husband, during the later stages of his dementia. Determined to stay in loving contact, she nevertheless must build a new life for herself. The book deals with the stages of advanced Alzheimer's and the plight of the caregiver: how much longer can she care for her husband alone? How effective (or how counterproductive) are his powerful medications? Can this man who sputters gibberish and rides a roller-coaster of moods and behavior patterns adjust to residential care? How can she visit him without feeling despair and depression? How do we deal with the inevitable future, the letting go?
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