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  • Birdmen : The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies
    Lawrence Goldstone
    Hardcover: 05/06/2014
     
    A thrilling narrative of courage, determination, and competition: the story of the intense rivalry that fueled...
  • 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 ...
  • The Unwinding : An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation.
  • A Garden of Marvels : How We Discovered that Flowers Have Sex, Leaves Eat Air, and Other Secrets of Plants
    Ruth Kassinger
    Hardcover: 02/25/2014
     
    In the tradition of The Botany of Desire and Wicked Plants, a witty and engaging history of the first ...
  • Trapped Under the Sea : One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
    Neil Swidey
    Hardcover: 02/18/2014
     
    The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below ...
  • The Race Underground : Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
    Doug Most
    Hardcover: 02/04/2014
     
    The Race Underground is a great American saga of two rival American cities, their rich, powerful and sometimes...
  • My Age of Anxiety : Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
    Scott Stossel
    Hardcover: 01/07/2014
     
    A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author's struggles with anxiety, and of the history of ...

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