The Vanishing Velazquez
: A 19th Century Bookseller's Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece
From one of the world's most expert art critics, the incredible true story - part art history and part mystery...
You Will Not Have My Hate
This inspirational and heartbreaking memoir shows the power of love as a young father finds himself suddenly ...
: 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.
City of Dreams
: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York
A defining American story, never before told with such breadth of scope, lavish research, and resounding ...
Of Arms and Artists
: The American Revolution Through Painters' Eyes
A fascinating look at how the art world viewed the American Revolution, and how their work still effects the ...
The Invention of Nature
: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary...
: How Refrigeration Changed the World and Might Do So Again
The refrigerator may seem mundane nowadays, but it is one of the wonders of twentieth-century science - ...
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