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  • Babel: Around the World in Twenty Languages
    Gaston Dorren
    Hardcover: 12/04/2018
     
    Witty, fascinating and utterly compelling, Babel will change the way you look at and listen to the world and ...
  • Timekeepers: How the World Became Obsessed With Time
    Simon Garfield
    Paperback: 12/04/2018
     
    As managing time becomes the greatest challenge we face in our lives, this multi-layered history helps us ...
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
    Yuval Noah Harari
    Paperback: 05/15/2018
     
    A groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and ...
  • The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It ... Every Time
    Maria Konnikova
    Paperback: 01/10/2017
     
    An intriguing investigation into what makes a con artist, and why we continue to be duped by them.
  • Chilled: How Refrigeration Changed the World and Might Do So Again
    Tom Jackson
    Paperback: 10/04/2016
     
    The refrigerator may seem mundane nowadays, but it is one of the wonders of twentieth-century science - ...
  • Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?: The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization
    Andrew Lawler
    Paperback: 04/26/2016
     
    From ancient empires to modern economics, veteran journalist Andrew Lawler delivers a sweeping history of the ...
  • Rain: A Natural and Cultural History
    Cynthia Barnett
    Paperback: 04/05/2016
     
    Rain is elemental, mysterious, precious, destructive. It is the subject of countless poems and paintings; the...

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