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The Aviators
The Aviators
Written by Winston Groom
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211560
Our Price: $30.00
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The Aviators
Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
Written by Winston Groom


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $30.00

Written by gifted storyteller Winston Groom (author of Forrest Gump), The Aviators tells the saga of three extraordinary aviators--Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle--and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage.
 
This is the fascinating story of three extraordinary heroes who defined aviation during the great... Read more >
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The Aviators
Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
Written by Winston Groom


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $30.00

Written by gifted storyteller Winston Groom (author of Forrest Gump), The Aviators tells the saga of three extraordinary aviators--Charles Lindbergh, Eddie Rickenbacker, and Jimmy Doolittle--and how they redefine heroism through their genius, daring, and uncommon courage.
 
This is the fascinating story of three extraordinary heroes who defined aviation during the great age of flight. These... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Sea and Civilization
The Sea and Civilization
Written by Lincoln Paine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400044092
Our Price: $40.00
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The Sea and Civilization
A Maritime History of the World
Written by Lincoln Paine


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in breathtaking depth how people first came into contact with one another by ocean and river, lake and stream, and how goods, languages, religions, and entire cultures spread across and along the world’s waterways, bringing together civilizations and...

Read more >
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Last Train to Paradise
Last Train to Paradise
Written by Les Standiford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400049479
Our Price: $14.95
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Last Train to Paradise
Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean
Written by Les Standiford


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2003
Price: $14.95

Last Train to Paradise is acclaimed novelist Les Standiford’s fast-paced and gripping true account of the extraordinary construction and spectacular demise of the Key West Railroad—one of the greatest engineering feats ever undertaken, destroyed in one fell swoop by the Labor Day hurricane of 1935. Brilliant and driven entrepreneur Henry Flagler’s... Read more >
Last Train to Paradise
Last Train to Paradise
Written by Les Standiford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781400051182
Our Price: $11.99
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Last Train to Paradise
Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean
Written by Les Standiford


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2003
Price: $11.99

Last Train to Paradise is acclaimed novelist Les Standiford’s fast-paced and gripping true account of the extraordinary construction and spectacular demise of the Key West Railroad—one of the greatest engineering feats ever undertaken, destroyed in one fell swoop by the strongest storm ever to hit U.S. shores.

In 1904, the brilliant... Read more >
The Race Underground
The Race Underground
Written by Doug Most, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553398052
Our Price: $25.00

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The Race Underground
Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
Written by Doug Most
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $25.00

In the late nineteenth century, as cities like Boston and New York grew larger, the streets became increasingly clogged with horse-drawn carts.  When the great blizzard of 1888 brought New York City to a halt, a solution had to be found. Two brothers—Henry Melville Whitney of Boston and William Collins Whitney of New York City—pursued the dream of his city... Read more >
The Lunatic Express
The Lunatic Express
Written by Carl Hoffman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767929813
Our Price: $14.00
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The Lunatic Express
Discovering the World . . . via Its Most Dangerous Buses, Boats, Trains, and Planes
Written by Carl Hoffman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $14.00

Indonesian Ferry Sinks.  Peruvian Bus Plunges Off Cliff.  African Train Attacked by Mobs.  Whenever he picked up the newspaper, Carl Hoffman noticed those short news bulletins, which seemed about as far from the idea of tourism, travel as the pursuit of pleasure, as it was possible to get.  So off he... Read more >
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The Sea and Civilization
The Sea and Civilization
Written by Lincoln Paine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962256
Our Price: $19.99
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The Sea and Civilization
A Maritime History of the World
Written by Lincoln Paine


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $19.99

A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in breathtaking depth how people first came into contact with one another by ocean and river, lake and stream, and how goods, languages, religions, and entire cultures spread across and along the world’s waterways, bringing together civilizations and...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Girls' Bicycle Handbook
The Girls' Bicycle Handbook
Written by Caz Nicklin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781623651497
Our Price: $24.99
 Quantity: 1 
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The Girls' Bicycle Handbook
Everything You Need to Know About Life on Two Wheels
Written by Caz Nicklin


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $24.99

The Girls’ Bicycle Handbook is for women cyclists everywhere who need practical no-nonsense advice and information on cycling, but don’t want to dispense with style in the process.

Whether you’re a committed bike commuter or a complete novice, blogger, entrepreneur and passionate cyclist Caz Nicklin gives the low-down on making cycling part... Read more >
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Traffic
Traffic
Written by Tom Vanderbilt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277190
Our Price: $16.95
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Traffic
Why We Drive the Way We Do (and What It Says About Us)
Written by Tom Vanderbilt


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $16.95

A New York Times Notable Book

One of the Best Books of the Year
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In this brilliant, lively, and eye-opening investigation, Tom Vanderbilt examines the perceptual limits and cognitive underpinnings that make us worse drivers than we think we are. He demonstrates why... Read more >
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