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  • The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
    Andrea Wulf
    Paperback: 10/04/2016
    The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary...
  • The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse: An Extraordinary Edwardian Case of Deception and Intrigue
    Piu Marie Eatwell
    Paperback: 09/20/2016
    One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of ...
  • The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
    Rinker Buck
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
    An epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way—in a covered wagon with...
  • The Vanishing Velazquez: A 19th Century Bookseller's Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece
    Laura Cumming
    Hardcover: 04/12/2016
    From one of the world's most expert art critics, the incredible true story - part art history and part mystery...
  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
    Karen Abbott tells the stories of four courageous women - a socialite, a farmgirl, an abolitionist, and a ...
  • Glorious Misadventures: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America
    Owen Matthews
    Paperback: 07/07/2015
    From the glittering court of Catherine the Great to the wilds of the New World, Matthews conjures a ...
  • Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans
    Gary Krist
    Paperback: 06/16/2015
    From bestselling author Gary Krist, a vibrant and immersive account of New Orleans' other civil war, at a...

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