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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.
  • Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America
    Patrick Phillips
    Hardcover: 09/20/2016
     
    A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia, and a harrowing testament to the deep roots of...
  • Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva
    Rosemary Sullivan
    Paperback: 06/21/2016
     
    A painstakingly researched, revelatory biography of Svetlana Stalin, a woman fated to live her life in the ...
  • 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...
  • How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
    Benedict Carey
    Paperback: 06/09/2015
     
    In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly ...
  • Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight
    Margaret Lazarus Dean
    Paperback: 05/19/2015
     
    Winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize, a breathtaking elegy to the waning days of human spaceflight as...
  • Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation
    Dan Fagin
    Paperback: 04/07/2015
     
    The riveting true story of sixty years in the life of a small town ravaged by industrial pollution, Toms River...

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