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  • The Invention of Murder : How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime
    Judith Flanders
    Paperback: 07/15/2014
     
    In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most...
  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
  • The Remedy : Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
    Thomas Goetz
    Hardcover: 04/03/2014
     
    The riveting history of tuberculosis, the world's most lethal disease, the two men whose lives it ...
  • Darwin : A Life in Poems
    Ruth Padel
    Paperback: 10/09/2012
     
    This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin,...
  • Thunderstruck
    Erik Larson
    Paperback: 09/07/2007
     
    The interwoven stories of two men whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time...
  • The Meaning of Everything : The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
    Simon Winchester
    Paperback: 10/01/2004
     
    A scintillating account of the creation of the greatest monument ever erected to a living language. Winchester...

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