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  • A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
    Alexis Okeowo
    Paperback: 10/02/2018
     
    In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by ...
  • Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
    Liza Mundy
    Paperback: 10/02/2018
     
    "Code Girls reveals a hidden army of female cryptographers, whose work played a crucial role in ending World ...
  • A Disappearance in Damascus: Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War
    Deborah Campbell
    Paperback: 09/18/2018
     
    In the midst of an unfolding international crisis, renowned journalist Deborah Campbell finds herself swept up...
  • A Girl's Guide to Missiles: Growing Up in America's Secret Desert
    Karen Piper
    Hardcover: 08/14/2018
     
    A poignant, surreal, and fearlessly honest look at growing up on one of the most secretive weapons ...
  • The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
    Christopher de Bellaigue
    Paperback: 08/14/2018
     
    A revelatory and game-changing narrative that rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history ...
  • I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad
    Souad Mekhennet
    Paperback: 06/26/2018
     
    "I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio...
  • Call Me American: A Memoir
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the ...

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