Results for Non Fiction + Nature & Environmental Themes + 20th Century (multiple decades)

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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
    Hardcover: 10/27/2015
     
    Pacific is a paean to this magnificent sea of beauty, myth, and imagination that is transforming our lives.
  • Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation
    Dan Fagin
    Paperback: 04/07/2015
     
    The riveting true story of sixty years in the life of a small town ravaged by industrial pollution, Toms River...
  • The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation.
  • Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
    Timothy Egan
    Paperback: 08/06/2013
     
    How a lone man's epic obsession led to one of America's greatest cultural treasures: Prize-winning ...
  • Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man
    Mark Kurlansky
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    The first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process ...
  • Yellow Dirt: An American Story of a Poisoned Land and a People Betrayed
    Judy Pasternak
    Paperback: 07/05/2011
     
    Yellow Dirt offers readers a window into a dark chapter of modern history that still reverberates today, ...
  • Eating Animals
    Jonathan Safran Foer
    Paperback: 09/01/2010
     
    Brilliantly synthesizing philosophy, literature, science, memoir and his own detective work, Eating Animals ...

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