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  • The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
    Emily Voigt
    Paperback: 05/09/2017
     
    A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"—the world's most ...
  • The Third Wave: A Volunteer Story
    Alison Thompson
    Hardcover: 07/12/2011
     
    The Third Wave tells the inspiring story of how volunteering changed Thompson’s life, and provides an ...
  • Forecast: The Consequences of Climate Change, from the Amazon to the Arctic, from Darfur to Napa Valley
    Stephan Faris
    Paperback: 09/01/2009
     
    A vivid and illuminating portrayal of the surprising ways that climate change will affect the world in the ...
  • My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me
    Mahvish Khan
    Paperback: 06/22/2009
     
    Outraged that her country was illegally imprisoning people at Guantanamo, Mahvish Khan volunteered to ...
  • A Crime So Monstrous: Face-to-Face with Modern-Day Slavery
    E. Benjamin Skinner
    Paperback: 03/24/2009
     
    To be a moral witness is perhaps the highest calling of journalism, and in this unforgettable, highly readable...
  • Pigeons: The Fascinating Saga of the World's Most Revered and Reviled Bird
    Andrew D. Blechman
    Paperback: 10/10/2007
     
    In the tradition of Robert Sullivan’s best-selling Rats comes a whimsical and intimate look into the ...
  • Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope
    Fred Watson
    Paperback: 06/01/2006
     
    'Provides a fine overview of the 400-year history of the telescope...Watson relates intriguing stories ...

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