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Alan Walker

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Alan Walker is Professor of Music at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. Before going to Canada, he worked in the Music Division of the BBC in London. He is the author of several books of musical criticism and analysis, and has organized numerous Liszt festivals and symposia in the United States and Canada. For his contributions to Liszt scholarship, the government of Hungary has awarded him the medal “Pro Cultura Hungarica.” 

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Franz Liszt, Volume 1
The Virtuoso Years: 1811-1847
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 480 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

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Franz Liszt, Volume 2
The Weimar Years: 1848-1861
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 640 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

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Franz Liszt, Volume 3
The Final Years: 1861-1886
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 608 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

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The Wisdom of the Bones
In Search of Human Origins
Written by Alan Walker and Pat Shipman


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: September 2, 1997
Price: $16.00

In 1984 a team of paleoanthropologists on a dig in northern Kenya found something extraordinary: a nearly complete skeleton of Homo erectus, a creature that lived 1.5 million years ago and is widely thought to be the missing link between apes and humans. The remains belonged to a tall, rangy adolescent... Read more >
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