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Newton's Football
Newton's Football
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345545145
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Newton's Football
The Science Behind America's Game
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $26.00

In the bestselling tradition of Freakonomics and Scorecasting comes a clever and accessible look at the big ideas underlying the science of football. 
 
Did you hear the one about the MacArthur genius physicist and the NFL coach? It’s not a joke. It’s actually an innovative way to understand chaos... Read more >
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American Hunger
American Hunger
Written by Eli Saslow
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ISBN: 9781101873892
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American Hunger
The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Washington Post Series
Written by Eli Saslow


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $1.99

An eBook short.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting

In this Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, Washington Post reporter Eli Saslow traveled across the country over the course of a year—from Florida and Texas to Rhode Island and Tennessee—to examine the personal and political implications and repercussions of America's growing food stamp program.
 
Saslow... Read more >
The Nine
The Nine
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780307472892
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The Nine
Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

In The Nine, acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Toobin takes us into the chambers of the most important—and secret—legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, revealing the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land. An institution at a moment of transition, the Court now stands at... Read more >
The Weed Agency
The Weed Agency
Written by Jim Geraghty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436520
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The Weed Agency
A Comic Tale of Federal Bureaucracy Without Limits
Written by Jim Geraghty


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $13.00

The spellbinding mock history of the Department of Agriculture's most secretive and vital agency

The little-known USDA Agency of Invasive Species -- founded by President and humble peanut farmer Jimmy Carter -- would like to reassure you that they rank among the most effective and cost-efficient offices within the sprawling federal bureaucracy. ... Read more >
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Profit Over People
Neoliberalism and Global Order
Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $15.95

Why is the Atlantic slowly filling with crude petroleum, threatening a millions-of-years-old ecological balance? Why did traders at prominent banks take high-risk gambles with the money entrusted to them by hundreds of thousands of clients around the world, expanding and leveraging their investments to the point that failure led to a... Read more >
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A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
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ISBN: 9780804194549
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $28.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
Price of Fame
Price of Fame
Written by Sylvia Jukes Morris
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ISBN: 9780804179690
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Price of Fame
The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce
Written by Sylvia Jukes Morris


Format: eBook, 752 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $13.99

“I hope I shall have ambition until the day I die,” Clare Boothe Luce told her biographer Sylvia Jukes Morris. Price of Fame, the concluding volume of the life of an exceptionally brilliant polymath, chronicles Luce’s progress from her arrival on Capitol Hill through her career as a diplomat, prolific journalist... Read more >
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The Audacity of Hope
The Audacity of Hope
Written by Barack Obama
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ISBN: 9780307382092
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The Audacity of Hope
Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
Written by Barack Obama


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2006
Price: $7.99

In July 2004, Barack Obama electrified the Democratic National Convention with an address that spoke to Americans across the political spectrum. One phrase in particular anchored itself in listeners’ minds, a reminder that for all the discord and struggle to be found in our history as a nation, we have always... Read more >
On the Abolition of All Political Parties
On the Abolition of All Political Parties
Written by Simone Weil, Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz, Translated by Simon Leys, Introduction by Simon Leys
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ISBN: 9781590177815
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On the Abolition of All Political Parties

Written by Simone Weil
Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz
Translated by Simon Leys
Introduction by Simon Leys


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.00

An NYRB Classics Original 

Simone Weil—philosopher, activist, mystic—is one of the most uncompromising of modern spiritual masters. In “On the Abolition of All Political Parties” she challenges the foundation of the modern liberal political order, making an argument that has particular resonance today, when the apathy and anger of the people... Read more >
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Legacy of Ashes
Legacy of Ashes
Written by Tim Weiner
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ISBN: 9780307455628
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Legacy of Ashes
The History of the CIA
Written by Tim Weiner


Format: eBook, 848 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $13.99

With shocking revelations that made headlines in papers across the country, Pulitzer-Prize-winner Tim Weiner gets at the truth behind the CIA and uncovers here why nearly every CIA Director has left the agency in worse shape than when he found it; and how these profound failures jeopardize our national security.


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