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  • I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
    Ed Yong
    Hardcover: 08/09/2016
     
    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
    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...
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
    Yuval Noah Harari
    Hardcover: 02/10/2015
     
    A groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution that explores the ways in which biology and ...
  • 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 ...
  • Darwin's Ghosts: The Secret History of Evolution
    Rebecca Stott
    Paperback: 03/19/2013
     
    Darwin’s Ghosts tells the story of the collective discovery of evolution, from Aristotle to Al-Jahiz, an ...
  • City: A User's Guide to the Past, Present, and Future of Urban Life
    P.D. Smith
    Hardcover: 06/19/2012
     
    With erudite prose and carefully chosen illustrations, this unique work of metatourism explores what cities ...

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