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China's Second Continent
China's Second Continent
Written by Howard W. French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946652
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China's Second Continent
How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
Written by Howard W. French


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $16.95

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of the Best Books of the Year at • The Economist  The Guardian • Foreign Affairs

Chinese immigrants of the recent past and unfolding twenty-first century are in search of the African dream. So explains indefatigable traveler Howard W. French, prize-winning investigative journalist and former New York Times bureau... 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 Download0
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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The Woman Warrior
The Woman Warrior
Written by Maxine Hong Kingston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307759337
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The Woman Warrior
Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts
Written by Maxine Hong Kingston


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2010
Price: $11.99

A Chinese American woman tells of the Chinese myths, family stories and events of her California childhood that have shaped her identity. Read more >
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See No Evil
See No Evil
Written by Robert Baer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781400045983
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See No Evil
The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War Against Terrorism
Written by Robert Baer


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 17, 2002
Price: $11.99

In See No Evil, one of the CIA’s top field officers of the past quarter century recounts his career running agents in the back alleys of the Middle East. In the process, Robert Baer paints a chilling picture of how terrorism works on the inside and provides compelling evidence about how...

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Inside the Criminal Mind
Inside the Criminal Mind
Written by Stanton Samenow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804139908
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Inside the Criminal Mind
Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Stanton Samenow


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.00

Long-held myths defining the sources of and cures for crime are shattered in this ground-breaking book--and a chilling profile of today's criminal emerges. Read more >
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Letter to a Christian Nation
Letter to a Christian Nation
Written by Sam Harris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307266606
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Letter to a Christian Nation

Written by Sam Harris


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 19, 2006
Price: $9.99

From the new afterword by the author:Humanity has had a long fascination with blood sacrifice. In fact, it has been by no means uncommon for a child to be born into this world only to be patiently and lovingly reared by religious maniacs, who believe that the best way to keep... Read more >
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Coming Apart
Coming Apart
Written by Charles Murray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307453433
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Coming Apart
The State of White America, 1960-2010
Written by Charles Murray


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $16.00

From the bestselling author of Losing Ground and The Bell Curve, this startling long-lens view shows how America is coming apart at the seams that historically have joined our classes.


In Coming Apart, Charles Murray explores the formation of American classes that are different in kind from anything we have ever... Read more >
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This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
Written by Patrick Di Justo
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ISBN: 9780804139885
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This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
From Eggnog to Beef Jerky, the Surprising Secrets
Written by Patrick Di Justo


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $15.00

What do a cup of coffee and cockroach pheromone have in common? How is Fix-A-Flat like sugarless gum? Is a Slim Jim meat stick really alive? If I Can't Believe It's Not Butter isn't butter, what is it?

All of these pressing questions and more are answered in This Is What You... Read more >
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Orientalism
Orientalism
Written by Edward W. Said
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ISBN: 9780394740676
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Orientalism

Written by Edward W. Said


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1979
Price: $16.95

The noted critic and a Palestinian now teaching at Columbia University,examines the way in which the West observes the Arabs. Read more >
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The Good Spy
The Good Spy
Written by Kai Bird
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ISBN: 9780307889775
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The Good Spy
The Life and Death of Robert Ames
Written by Kai Bird


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.
 
On April 18, 1983, a bomb exploded... Read more >
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