I Contain Multitudes
: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
Joining the ranks of popular science classics like The Botany of Desire and The Selfish Gene, a groundbreaking...
Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?
: The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization
From ancient empires to modern economics, veteran journalist Andrew Lawler delivers a sweeping history of the ...
: A Natural and Cultural History
Rain is elemental, mysterious, precious, destructive. It is the subject of countless poems and paintings; the...
: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari
A groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and ...
: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History
Nicholas A. Basbanes
A consideration of all things paper: Entertaining, illuminating, irresistible, a book that masterfully guides ...
: The Secret History of Evolution
Darwins Ghosts tells the story of the collective discovery of evolution, from Aristotle to Al-Jahiz, an ...
: A User's Guide to the Past, Present, and Future of Urban Life
With erudite prose and carefully chosen illustrations, this unique work of metatourism explores what cities ...
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