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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
    Paperback: 10/25/2016
     
    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
    Emily Voigt
    Hardcover: 05/24/2016
     
    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
    Diane Ackerman
    Paperback: 09/10/2015
     
    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
    Tyler Cowen
    Paperback: 02/26/2013
     
    Provocative, incisive, and as enjoyable as a juicy, grass-fed burger, An Economist Gets Lunch will influence ...
  • The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean
    Susan Casey
    Paperback: 05/31/2011
     
    From Susan Casey, bestselling author of The Devil’s Teeth, an astonishing book about colossal, ship-...
  • The Big Necessity: The Unmentionable World of Human Waste and Why It Matters
    Rose George
    Paperback: 07/07/2009
     
    An utterly original exploration of the world of human waste that will surprise, outrage—and entertain
  • In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
    Michael Pollan
    Paperback: 04/28/2009
     
    "Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." These simple words go to the heart of Michael Pollan's In ...

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