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  • Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
    Peter Stark
    Hardcover: 03/04/2014
     
    In 1810, John Jacob Astor sent out two advance parties to settle the wild, unclaimed western coast of North ...
  • Fire Season : Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
    Philip Connors
    Paperback: 02/28/2012
     
    A decade ago Philip Connors left work as an editor at the Wall Street Journal and talked his way into a job as...
  • Halfway to Heaven : My White-knuckled - and Knuckleheaded - Quest for the Rocky Mountain High
    Mark Obmascik
    Paperback: 05/11/2010
     
    When Mark Obmascik's twelve-year-old son gets bitten by the climbing bug, he can't resist the opportunity for ...
  • The Wild Trees : A Story of Passion and Daring
    Richard Preston
    Paperback: 02/12/2008
     
    Richard Preston unfolds the spellbinding story of Steve Sillett, Marie Antoine, and the tiny group of daring ...
  • Grayson
    Lynne Cox
    Paperback: 02/01/2008
     
    The true story of long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox's ocean encounter with an 18-foot baby whale and her efforts...
  • The Devil's Teeth : A True Story of Survival and Obsession Among America's Great White Sharks
    Susan Casey
    Paperback: 05/30/2006
     
    A journalist's obsession brings her to a remote island off the California coast, home to the world's ...
  • The Age of Gold : The California Gold Rush and the New American Dream
    H.W. Brands
    Paperback: 10/01/2003
     
    Tells the stories of the great fortunes made and of great fortunes lost by hundreds now forgotten by history; ...

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