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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...
  • The Mansion of Happiness : A History of Life and Death
    Jill Lepore
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
     
    Renowned Harvard scholar and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore has composed a strikingly original, ...
  • 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,...
  • Banquet at Delmonico's : Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America
    Barry Werth
    Paperback: 04/01/2011
     
    In Banquet at Delmonico’s, Barry Werth, the acclaimed author of The Scarlet Professor, draws readers ...
  • Darwin's Armada : Four Voyages and the Battle for the Theory of Evolution
    Iain McCalman
    Paperback: 11/15/2010
     
    Darwin's Armada tells the stories of Charles Darwin, Thomas Huxley, Joseph Hooker and Alfred Wallace, four ...
  • Passing Strange : A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line
    Martha A. Sandweiss
    Paperback: 01/26/2010
     
    The secret double life of the man who mapped the American West and the woman he loved
  • Slavery by Another Name : The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II
    Douglas A. Blackmon
    Paperback: 01/13/2009
     
    In this groundbreaking historical expose, Douglas A. Blackmon brings to light one of the most shameful ...

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