Wesley the Owl The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
by Stacey O'Brien
Hardcover: Aug 2008
Paperback: Jun 2009
When biologist Stacey O'Brien first met a four-day-old baby barn owl with nerve damage in one wing, she knew he had no hope of surviving on his own in the wild, so gave him a permanent home living with her. This is the funny, poignant story of their...
God Is Not Great How Religion Poisons Everything
by Christopher Hitchens
Hardcover: May 2007
Paperback: Apr 2009
Hitchens frames the argument for a more secular life based on science and reason, in which hell is replaced by the Hubble Telescope's awesome view of the universe, and Moses and the burning bush give way to the beauty and symmetry of the double helix...
Soldier's Heart Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
by Elizabeth D. Samet
Hardcover: Oct 2007
Paperback: Sep 2008
What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its reality? What is the best way to stir uninhibited classroom discussions in a setting that is designed to train students to follow orders, ...
by Erik Larson
Hardcover: Oct 2006
Paperback: Sep 2007
The interwoven stories of two men whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time - Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication...
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