Freakonomics A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
by Steven Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner
Hardcover: Apr 2005
Paperback: Apr 2006
Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? How much do parents really matter? What kind of impact did Roe v. Wade have on violent crime?...
Collapse How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
by Jared Diamond
Hardcover: Dec 2004
Paperback: Jan 2006
Brilliant, illuminating, and immensely absorbing, Collapse is destined
to take its place as one of the essential books of our time, raising the urgent question: How can our world best avoid committing ecological suicide?
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