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  • 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 ...
  • In Manchuria: A Village Called Wasteland and the Transformation of Rural China
    Michael Meyer
    Paperback: 02/09/2016
     
    A combination of memoir, contemporary reporting, and historical research, presenting a unique profile of China...
  • The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures
    William deBuys
    Paperback: 10/06/2015
     
    An award-winning author's stirring quest to find and understand an elusive and exceptionally rare species in ...
  • 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 ...
  • Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
    Philip Connors
    Paperback: 02/28/2012
     
    A decade ago Philip Connors left work as an editor at the Wall Street Journal and talked his way into a job as...
  • Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • 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-...

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