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  • On Paper : The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History
    Nicholas A. Basbanes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    A consideration of all things paper: Entertaining, illuminating, irresistible, a book that masterfully guides ...
  • The Riddle of the Labyrinth : The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code
    Margalit Fox
    Paperback: 04/15/2014
     
    The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code tells one of the most intriguing stories in ...
  • The Universe Within : Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People
    Neil Shubin
    Paperback: 10/08/2013
     
    From one of our finest and most popular science writers comes the answer to a scientific mystery as big as the...
  • Darwin's Ghosts : The Secret History of Evolution
    Rebecca Stott
    Paperback: 03/19/2013
     
    Darwin’s Ghosts tells the story of the collective discovery of evolution, from Aristotle to Al-Jahiz, an ...
  • Is That a Fish in Your Ear? : Translation and the Meaning of Everything
    David Bellos
    Paperback: 10/16/2012
     
    Funny and surprising on every page, Is That a Fish in Your Ear? offers readers new insight into the mystery of...
  • Just My Type : A Book About Fonts
    Simon Garfield
    Paperback: 09/04/2012
     
    A hugely entertaining and revealing guide to the history of type that asks, What does your favorite font say ...
  • 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 ...

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