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  • Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
    Tim Sultan
    Hardcover: 02/23/2016
     
    Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...
  • The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
    Doug Most
    Paperback: 02/10/2015
     
    The Race Underground is a great American saga of two rival American cities, their rich, powerful and sometimes...
  • Soldier's Heart: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
    Elizabeth D. Samet
    Paperback: 09/30/2008
     
    What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its ...
  • Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash
    Elizabeth Royte
    Paperback: 08/29/2006
     
    A brilliant exploration into the soiled heart of the American trash can.
  • Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
    Michael C. Carroll
    Paperback: 08/09/2005
     
    In the shadow of New York City lies an unimposing 840-acre island unidentified on most maps. Lab 257 takes you...
  • Report From Ground Zero: The Story of the Rescue Efforts at the World Trade Center
    Dennis Smith
    Paperback: 02/01/2003
     
    Captures the horror and chaos of those first terrifying hours, and the ensuing anger and grief and ...

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