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  • Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers
    Simon Winchester
    Paperback: 10/25/2016
     
    Pacific is a paean to this magnificent sea of beauty, myth, and imagination that is transforming our lives.
  • The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
    Emily Voigt
    Hardcover: 05/24/2016
     
    A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"—the world's most ...
  • The Human Age: The World Shaped By Us
    Diane Ackerman
    Paperback: 09/10/2015
     
    A beguiling, optimistic engagement with the changes affecting every part of our lives, The Human Age is a wise...
  • The Wild Life of Our Bodies: Predators, Parasites, and Partners That Shape Who We Are Today
    Rob Dunn
    Paperback: 12/31/2014
     
    A biologist shows the influence of wild species on our well-being and the world and how nature still clings ...
  • The International Bank of Bob: Connecting Our Worlds One $25 Kiva Loan at a Time
    Bob Harris
    Paperback: 02/18/2014
     
    After making hundreds of microloans online, Bob wanted to see the results first-hand, so he travels from Peru ...
  • Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat
    Bee Wilson
    Paperback: 10/08/2013
     
    Technology in the kitchen does not just mean the Pacojets and sous-vide of the modernist kitchen. It can also ...
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Daniel Kahneman
    Paperback: 04/02/2013
     
    Engaging the reader in a lively conversation about how we think, Thinking, Fast and Slow will transform the ...

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