: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers
Pacific is a paean to this magnificent sea of beauty, myth, and imagination that is transforming our lives.
The Dragon Behind the Glass
: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"the world's most ...
The Human Age
: The World Shaped By Us
A beguiling, optimistic engagement with the changes affecting every part of our lives, The Human Age is a wise...
An Economist Gets Lunch
: New Rules for Everyday Foodies
Provocative, incisive, and as enjoyable as a juicy, grass-fed burger, An Economist Gets Lunch will influence ...
: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean
From Susan Casey, bestselling author of The Devils Teeth, an astonishing book about colossal, ship-...
The Big Necessity
: The Unmentionable World of Human Waste and Why It Matters
An utterly original exploration of the world of human waste that will surprise, outrageand entertain
In Defense of Food
: An Eater's Manifesto
"Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." These simple words go to the heart of Michael Pollan's In ...
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