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Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
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ISBN: 9780385535687
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

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Women Who Run with the Wolves
Women Who Run with the Wolves
Written by Clarissa Pinkola Phd EstÚs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345396815
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Women Who Run with the Wolves

Written by Clarissa Pinkola Phd EstÚs


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: August 22, 1995
Price: $20.00

"A deeply spiritual book...She honors what is tough, smart and untamed in women. She venerates the female soul."
--The Washington Post Book World
Within every woman there lives a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing. She is the Wild Woman, who represents the instinctual nature of women. But... Read more >
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Savage Inequalities
Savage Inequalities
Written by Jonathan Kozol
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ISBN: 9780770435684
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Savage Inequalities
Children in America's Schools
Written by Jonathan Kozol


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $15.00

For two years, beginning in 1988, Jonathan Kozol visited schools in neighborhoods across the country, from Illinois to Washington D.C., and from New York to San Antonio. He spoke with teachers, principals, superintendents, and, most important, children. What he found was devastating. Not only were schools for rich and poor blatantly... Read more >
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Jet Set
Jet Set
Written by William Stadiem
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ISBN: 9780345536976
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Jet Set
The People, the Planes, the Glamour, and the Romance in Aviation's Glory Years
Written by William Stadiem


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $13.99

In October 1958, Pan American World Airways began making regularly scheduled flights between New York and Paris, courtesy of its newly minted wonder jet, the Boeing 707. Almost overnight, the moneyed celebrities of the era made Europe their playground. At the same time, the dream of international travel came true for... Read more >
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The Power Broker
The Power Broker
Written by Robert A. Caro, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307914187
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The Power Broker
Robert Moses and the Fall of New York
Written by Robert A. Caro
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $60.00

For the sheer magnitude, depth and authority of its revelations, The Power Broker stands alone---a huge and galvanizing biography revealing not only the virtually unknown saga of one man's incredible accumulation of power, but the hidden story of the shaping (and mis-shaping) of New York through the past half-century.

Robert Caro's monumental... Read more >
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Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
Written by Tracy McMillan
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ISBN: 9780345532930
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Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
The Straight Talk You Need to Get the Relationship You Deserve
Written by Tracy McMillan


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

This paperback edition includes an exclusive conversation between Bill and Giuliana Rancic, hosts of NBC’s Ready for Love, and Tracy McMillan, one of its expert matchmakers. This new relationship show features three of America’s most eligible guys searching for their soul mates.
 
If you’re looking to get married and you’re... Read more >
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All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes
All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes
Written by Maya Angelou
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ISBN: 9780679734048
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All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes

Written by Maya Angelou


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 4, 1991
Price: $14.00

In 1962 the poet, musician, and performer Maya Angelou claimed another piece of her identity by moving to Ghana, joining a community of "Revolutionist Returnees" inspired by the promise of pan-Africanism. All God's Children Need Walking Shoes is her lyrical and acutely perceptive exploration of what it means to be an... Read more >
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Ogilvy on Advertising
Ogilvy on Advertising
Written by David Ogilvy
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ISBN: 9780394729039
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Ogilvy on Advertising

Written by David Ogilvy


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 12, 1985
Price: $27.50

A candid and indispensable primer on all aspects of advertising from the man Time has called "the most sought after wizard in the business". 223 photos. Read more >
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The Foxfire Book
The Foxfire Book
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385073530
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The Foxfire Book
Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 17, 1972
Price: $19.95

In the late 1960s, Eliot Wigginton and his students created the magazine Foxfire in an effort to record and preserve the traditional folk culture of the Southern Appalachians. This is the original book compilation of Foxfire material which introduces Aunt Arie and her contemporaries and includes log cabin building, hog dressing... Read more >
Down These Mean Streets
Down These Mean Streets
Written by Piri Thomas
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ISBN: 9780679781424
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Down These Mean Streets

Written by Piri Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: November 25, 1997
Price: $14.95

Thirty years ago Piri Thomas made literary history with this lacerating, lyrical memoir of his coming of age on the streets of Spanish Harlem. Here was the testament of a born outsider: a Puerto Rican in English-speaking America; a dark-skinned morenito in a family that refused to acknowledge its African blood... Read more >
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