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  • Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher : The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
    Timothy Egan
    Paperback: 08/06/2013
     
    How a lone man's epic obsession led to one of America's greatest cultural treasures: Prize-winning ...
  • Overbooked : The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism
    Elizabeth Becker
    Hardcover: 04/16/2013
     
    Elizabeth Becker investigates global travel industry practices in an eye-opening examination of this $6.5 ...
  • An Economist Gets Lunch : New Rules for Everyday Foodies
    Tyler Cowen
    Paperback: 02/26/2013
     
    Provocative, incisive, and as enjoyable as a juicy, grass-fed burger, An Economist Gets Lunch will influence ...
  • Birdseye : The Adventures of a Curious Man
    Mark Kurlansky
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    The first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process ...
  • City : A User's Guide to the Past, Present, and Future of Urban Life
    P.D. Smith
    Hardcover: 06/19/2012
     
    With erudite prose and carefully chosen illustrations, this unique work of metatourism explores what cities ...
  • Lost in Shangri-La : A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
    Mitchell Zuckoff
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...
  • 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...

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