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Race Matters
Race Matters
Written by Cornel West
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679749868
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Race Matters

Written by Cornel West


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 29, 1994
Price: $14.95

With a new introduction, the groundbreaking classic Race Matters affirms its position as the bestselling, most influential, and most original articulation of the urgent issues in America?s ongoing racial debate.

Cornel West is at the forefront of thinking about race. In Race Matters he addresses a range of issues, from the crisis... Read more >
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The Sorcerer's Companion
The Sorcerer's Companion
Written by Allan Zola Kronzek and Elizabeth Kronzek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307885135
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The Sorcerer's Companion
A Guide to the Magical World of Harry Potter, Third Edition
Written by Allan Zola Kronzek and Elizabeth Kronzek


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $16.99

The New York Times bestseller, now fully updated to include the complete seven-volume series.

Who was the real Nicholas Flamel? How did the Sorcerer’s Stone get its power? Did J. K. Rowling dream up the terrifying basilisk, the seductive veela, or the vicious grindylow? And if she didn’t, who did?

Millions of readers... Read more >
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The Undercover Economist
The Undercover Economist
Written by Tim Harford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345494016
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The Undercover Economist
Exposing Why the Rich Are Rich, Why the Poor Are Poor--And Why You Can Never Buy a Decent Used Car!
Written by Tim Harford


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $16.00

“The economy [isn’t] a bunch of rather dull statistics with names like GDP (gross domestic product),” notes Tim Harford, columnist and regular guest on NPR’s Marketplace, “economics is about who gets what and why.” In this acclaimed and riveting book–part exposé, part user’s manual–the astute and entertaining columnist from the Financial... Read more >
The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
Written by Toby Wilkinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553384901
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The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt

Written by Toby Wilkinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $20.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Magisterial . . . [A] rich portrait of ancient Egypt’s complex evolution over the course of three millenniums.”—Los Angeles Times

 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post • Publishers Weekly
 
In this landmark volume, one of the world’s most renowned... Read more >
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No Disrespect
No Disrespect
Written by Sister Souljah
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679767084
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No Disrespect

Written by Sister Souljah


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 30, 1996
Price: $15.00

Rapper, activist, and hip-hop rebel, Sister Souljah possesses the most passionate and articulate voice to emerge from the projects. Now she uses that voice to deliver what is at once a fiercely candid autobiography and a survival manual for any African American woman determined to keep her heart open and her... Read more >
Gay Berlin
Gay Berlin
Written by Robert Beachy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272102
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Gay Berlin
Birthplace of a Modern Identity
Written by Robert Beachy


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $27.95

An unprecedented examination of the ways in which the uninhibited urban sexuality, sexual experimentation, and medical advances of pre-Weimar Berlin created and molded our modern understanding of sexual orientation and gay identity.

Known already in the 1850s for the friendly company of its “warm brothers” (German slang for men who love other... Read more >
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Pluto
Pluto
Edited by Richard Grossinger, Contribution by Richard C. Hoagland, Robert Kelly, Rob Brezsny and Dana Wilde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948972
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Pluto
New Horizons for a Lost Horizon: Astronomy, Astrology, and Mythology
Edited by Richard Grossinger
Contribution by Richard C. Hoagland, Robert Kelly, Rob Brezsny and Dana Wilde


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $21.95

Encompassing astronomy, mythology, psychology, and astrology, Pluto offers a wealth of knowledge about our most famous dwarf planet. First observed in 1930 and once defined as the ninth and final planet in our solar system, Pluto and its discovery and reclassification throw a unique light on how we generate meaning in... Read more >
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Enrique's Journey
Enrique's Journey
Written by Sonia Nazario
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588366023
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Enrique's Journey

Written by Sonia Nazario


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $11.99

An astonishing story that puts a human face on the ongoing debate about immigration reform in the United States, now updated with a new Epilogue and Afterword, photos of Enrique and his family, an author interview, and more—the definitive edition of a classic of contemporary America
 
Based on the Los... Read more >
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The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
Written by Erving Goffman
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ISBN: 9780385094023
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The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Written by Erving Goffman


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 1959
Price: $15.95

A study of human behavior in social situations and the way we appear to others. Dr. Goffman has employed as a framework the metaphor of theatrical performance. Discussions of social techniques are based upon detailed research and observation of social customs in many regions. Read more >
The Life You Can Save
The Life You Can Save
Written by Peter Singer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981568
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The Life You Can Save
How to Do Your Part to End World Poverty
Written by Peter Singer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies...

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