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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 ...
  • Gulp : Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
    Mary Roach
    Paperback: 04/01/2014
     
    The irresistible, ever-curious, and always best-selling Mary Roach returns with a new adventure to the ...
  • Animal Wise : The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures
    Virginia Morell
    Paperback: 03/25/2014
     
    Noted science writer Virginia Morell explores the frontiers of research on animal cognition and emotion, ...
  • 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 ...
  • The World Until Yesterday : What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?
    Jared Diamond
    Paperback: 10/29/2013
     
    The World Until Yesterday provides a mesmerizing firsthand picture of the human past as it had been for ...
  • Five Days at Memorial : Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
    Sheri Fink
    Hardcover: 09/10/2013
     
    Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink's landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged ...

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