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Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125352
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Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Human Geography Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

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Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125345
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Cracking the AP Human Geography Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $18.00

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Human Geography Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

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The Revenge of Geography
The Revenge of Geography
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982220
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The Revenge of Geography
What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.00

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.
 
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The Revenge of Geography
The Revenge of Geography
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069835
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The Revenge of Geography
What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $28.00

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.
 
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The Revenge of Geography
The Revenge of Geography
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780679604839
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The Revenge of Geography
What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $11.99

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.
 
In The Revenge of Geography, Kaplan builds on the insights... Read more >
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1493
1493
Written by Charles C. Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278241
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1493
Uncovering the New World Columbus Created
Written by Charles C. Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of 1491. Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China...

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Forces of Nature
Forces of Nature
Written by Barry A. Vann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146016
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Forces of Nature
Our Quest to Conquer the Planet
Written by Barry A. Vann


Format: Hardcover, 342 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.00

As long as the human species has existed, men and women have had to contend with the unpredictable forces of nature. Geographer Barry A. Vann brings a unique perspective to this age-old struggle in this illuminating overview of human population shifts and their precarious relationship with climate change and geography.

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Forces of Nature
Our Quest to Conquer the Planet
Written by Barry A. Vann


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

As long as the human species has existed, men and women have had to contend with the unpredictable forces of nature. Geographer Barry A. Vann brings a unique perspective to this age-old struggle in this illuminating overview of human population shifts and their precarious relationship with climate change and geography.

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The Long Road Home
The Long Road Home
Written by Ben Shephard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400033508
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The Long Road Home
The Aftermath of the Second World War
Written by Ben Shephard


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $16.95

Groundbreaking and remarkably relevant to modern emergency relief efforts, The Long Road Home tells the epic story of how the mammoth refugee problem in the wake of World War II was painstakingly solved.
 
While the war was still going on, the Western Allies began to plan for the humanitarian crisis they...

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Country of Exiles
Country of Exiles
Written by William R. Leach
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307760517
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Country of Exiles

Written by William R. Leach


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $9.99

In Country of Exiles, William Leach, whose Land of Desire was a finalist for the National Book Award, explores the troubling effects of our national love affair with mobility.  He shows us how the impulse to pull up stakes and find a new frontier has always battled with the need to put... Read more >
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Gypsies
Gypsies
Photographed by Patrick Cariou, Foreword by Eddie Brannan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875704
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Gypsies

Photographed by Patrick Cariou
Foreword by Eddie Brannan


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $45.00

With Gypsies, photographer Patrick Cariou and writer and filmmaker Guy-Laurent Winterstein retrace the migration of the Rom people (the Gypsies’ own term for themselves) from northern to southern Europe, the Middle East, and ultimately to India, the home of their ancestors. The original journey was an epic, thousand-year odyssey and Cariou and Winterstein have labored more than... Read more >
The Coming Population Crash
The Coming Population Crash
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001226
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The Coming Population Crash
and Our Planet's Surprising Future
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $16.00

A leading environmental writer looks at the unexpected effects—and possible benefits—of a shrinking, graying population
 
Over the last century, the world’s population quadrupled and fears of overpopulation flared, with baby booms blamed for genocide and terrorism, and overpopulation singled out as the primary factor driving global warming. Yet, surprisingly, it appears... Read more >
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Postmodern Geographies
Postmodern Geographies
Written by Edward W. Soja
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676699
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Postmodern Geographies
The Reassertion of Space in Critical Social Theory
Written by Edward W. Soja


Format: Trade Paperback, 228 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2011
Price: $17.95

Postmodern Geographies stands as the cardinal broadcast and defence of theory’s “spatial turn.” From the suppression of space in modern social science and the disciplinary aloofness of geography to the spatial returns of Foucault and Lefebvre and the construction of Marxist geographies alert to urbanization and global development, renowned geographer Edward... Read more >
DIGNITY
DIGNITY
Written by Dana Gluckstein, Epilogue by Amnesty International, Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Introduction by Faithkeeper Oren R. Lyons
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875629
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DIGNITY
In Honor of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Written by Dana Gluckstein
Epilogue by Amnesty International
Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Introduction by Faithkeeper Oren R. Lyons


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $39.95

DIGNITY, a collection of iconic photographs by Dana Gluckstein, honors Indigenous Peoples worldwide and celebrates the 50th Anniversary in 2011 of Amnesty International, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning human rights organization. With over ninety exquisite black-and-white portraits spanning three decades, this richly printed coffee table gift book succeeds in distilling the universality... Read more >
What I Eat
What I Eat
Written by Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780984074402
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What I Eat
Around the World in 80 Diets
Written by Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $40.00

A stunning photographic collection featuring portraits of 80 people from 30 countries and the food they eat in one day.

In this fascinating study of people and their diets, 80 profiles are organized by the total number of calories each person puts away in a day. Featuring a Japanese sumo wrestler, a... Read more >
The Coming Population Crash
and Our Planet's Surprising Future
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2010
Price: $26.95

A leading environmental writer looks at the unexpected effects—and possible benefits—of a shrinking, graying population
 
Over the last century, the world’s population quadrupled and fears of overpopulation flared, with baby booms blamed for genocide and terrorism, and overpopulation singled out as the primary factor driving global warming. Yet, surprisingly, it appears... Read more >
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Falling Palace
Falling Palace
Written by Dan Hofstadter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307484598
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Falling Palace
A Romance of Naples
Written by Dan Hofstadter


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $9.99

A portrait of the sun-drenched volcanic city from an American who has lost his heart to the place and to a beguiling Neapolitan woman.

In Falling Palace Dan Hofstadter brilliantly reveals Naples, from the dilapidated architectural beauty to the irrepressible theater of everyday life. We witness the centuries-old festivals that regularly crowd... Read more >
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Book of Peoples of the World
Book of Peoples of the World
Edited by Wade Davis, K. David Harrison and Catherine Herbert Howell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426202384
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Book of Peoples of the World
A Guide to Cultures
Edited by Wade Davis, K. David Harrison and Catherine Herbert Howell


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $40.00

As cultures and languages disappear from the Earth at a shocking rate, it becomes all the more urgent for us to know and value the world’s many ethnic identities. National Geographic’s Book of Peoples of the World propels that important quest with concern, authority, and respect. Created by a team of... Read more >
What the World Eats
What the World Eats
Written by Faith D'Aluisio, Photographed by Peter Menzel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582462462
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What the World Eats

Written by Faith D'Aluisio
Photographed by Peter Menzel


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2008
Price: $22.99

Sitting down to a daily family meal has long been a tradition for billions of people. But in every corner of the world this age-old custom is rapidly changing. From increased trade between countries to the expansion of global food corporations like Kraft and Nestlé, current events are having a tremendous... Read more >
Falling Palace
Falling Palace
Written by Dan Hofstadter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375714283
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Falling Palace
A Romance of Naples
Written by Dan Hofstadter


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2006
Price: $13.95

A portrait of the sun-drenched volcanic city from an American who has lost his heart to the place and to a beguiling Neapolitan woman.

In Falling Palace Dan Hofstadter brilliantly reveals Naples, from the dilapidated architectural beauty to the irrepressible theater of everyday life. We witness the centuries-old festivals that regularly crowd... Read more >
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