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  • Trapped Under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
    Neil Swidey
    Paperback: 02/17/2015
     
    The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below ...
  • Nine Lives: Mystery, Magic, Death, and Life in New Orleans
    Dan Baum
    Paperback: 02/16/2010
     
    Nines Lives is a multivoiced biography of a dazzling, surreal, and imperiled city, told through the lives of ...
  • The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring
    Richard Preston
    Paperback: 02/12/2008
     
    Richard Preston unfolds the spellbinding story of Steve Sillett, Marie Antoine, and the tiny group of daring ...
  • Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
    Jon Krakauer
    Paperback: 06/08/2004
     
    A multilayered, bone-chilling narrative of messianic delusion, savage violence, polygamy, and unyielding faith...
  • Class Action: The Story of Lois Jenson and the Landmark Case that Changed Sexual Harassment Law
    Laura Leedy Gansler, Clara Bingham
    Paperback: 10/14/2003
     
    "This riveting, assiduously well-reported account follows the tortuous class-action lawsuit that redefined ...
  • Justice - Crimes, Trials, and Punishments
    Dominick Dunne
    Paperback: 05/01/2002
     
    Justice brings together Dunne's mesmerizing essays of justice denied and justice affirmed in one volume. ...
  • Spooked: Espionage in Corporate America
    Adam Penenberg, Marc Barry
    Paperback: 12/01/2001
     
    A page-burning account of intrigue and espionage in the offices and boardrooms of today's corporations.

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