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A 19th Century Novel Explains Quantitative Easing

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This photo, taken at Katherine Tucker Windham's Selma house, shows reporter Nikki Davis Maute — and in the background, some say, the spirit the family calls Jeffrey. University of Alabama Press hide caption

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Spine-Tingling With A Twang: Great Alabama Ghost Stories

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Stephen King On Growing Up, Believing In God And Getting Scared

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J.K. Rowling reads to children at the 2010 White House Egg Roll. According to a new essay, her own experiences as a young student helped inform the Harry Potter character Dolores Umbridge. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Book Of Strange New Things' Treads Familiar Territory

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The Incredible Story Of Chilean Miners Rescued From The 'Deep Down Dark'

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