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The Archaeology of Social Boundaries

(Available April 14, 2015)
The Archaeology of Social Boundaries
Edited by Miriam T. Stark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935623786
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Edited by Miriam T. Stark


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On Sale: April 14, 2015
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Mapping the boundaries between ancient societies through studies of "ethnicity," migration, or economic systems is of perennial interest to archaeologists, who typically have taken two divergent approaches. North American archaeologists have studies formal variation in the style of finished products, while the French tradition, exploring links between cognition and technical choice... Read more >
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Queen Bess
Daredevil Aviator
Written by Doris L. Rich


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

Here is the brief but intense life of Bessie Coleman, America's first African American woman aviator. Born in 1892 in Atlanta, Texas, she became known as “Queen Bess,” a barnstormer and flying-circus performer who defied the strictures of race, sex, and society in pursuit of a dream. Read more >
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Future Crimes
Future Crimes
Written by Marc Goodman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385539005
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Future Crimes
Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It
Written by Marc Goodman


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $27.95

NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever...
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Future Crimes
Future Crimes
Written by Marc Goodman
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ISBN: 9780385539012
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Future Crimes
Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It
Written by Marc Goodman


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $12.99

NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever...
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Future Crimes
Future Crimes
Written by Marc Goodman, Read by Robertson Dean and Marc Goodman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804193030
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Future Crimes
Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It
Written by Marc Goodman
Read by Robertson Dean and Marc Goodman


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On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $50.00

NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever...
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Future Crimes
Future Crimes
Written by Marc Goodman, Read by Robertson Dean and Marc Goodman
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ISBN: 9780804193047
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Future Crimes
Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It
Written by Marc Goodman
Read by Robertson Dean and Marc Goodman


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On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $25.00

NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever...
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The Future of the Mind
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473349
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $16.00

Michio Kaku, the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible and Physics of the Future tackles the most fascinating and complex object in the known universe: the human brain.

The Future of the Mind brings a topic that once belonged solely to the province of science fiction into a startling new reality. This...

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Trapped Under the Sea
Trapped Under the Sea
Written by Neil Swidey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886736
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Trapped Under the Sea
One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
Written by Neil Swidey


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $15.00

The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below the ocean, to do a nearly impossible job—with deadly results
 
A quarter-century ago, Boston had the dirtiest harbor in America. The city had been dumping sewage into it for generations, coating the... Read more >
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Brilliant!
Brilliant!
Written by Bob Johnstone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781633880627
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Shuji Nakamura And the Revolution in Lighting Technology (Updated Edition)
Written by Bob Johnstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 347 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $18.00

To celebrate the awarding of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics to Shuji Nakamura (along with two other Japanese scientists), this newly updated edition profiles the gifted Japanese engineer who is largely responsible for the coming revolution in lighting technology. Veteran technology writer Bob Johnstone not only was the first Western...

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Brilliant!
Shuji Nakamura And the Revolution in Lighting Technology (Updated Edition)
Written by Bob Johnstone


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $11.99

A revolution in the way we use artificial lighting is underway, one that is every bit as sweeping and significant as Edison’s invention of the light bulb. The technology of light emitting diodes (LEDs) is ready for widespread implementation. Its impacts will include a reduction in energy consumption for electric lighting... Read more >
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Being Digital
Being Digital
Written by Nicholas Negroponte
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101911822
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Being Digital

Written by Nicholas Negroponte


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2015
Price: $11.99

In lively, mordantly witty prose, Negroponte decodes the mysteries--and debunks the hype--surrounding bandwidth, multimedia, virtual reality, and the Internet, and explains why such touted innovations as the fax and the CD-ROM are likely to go the way of the BetaMax. "Succinct and readable. . . . If you suffer from digital... Read more >
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Rare
Rare
Written by Keith Veronese
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149727
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Rare
The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth
Written by Keith Veronese


Format: Hardcover, 270 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $25.00

How will your life change when the supply of tantalum dries up? You may have never heard of this unusual metal, but without it smartphones would be instantly less omniscient, video game systems would falter, and laptops fail.  Tantalum is not alone.  Rhodium. Osmium. Niobium. Such refugees from the bottom of... Read more >
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Rare
The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth
Written by Keith Veronese


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

How will your life change when the supply of tantalum dries up? You may have never heard of this unusual metal, but without it smartphones would be instantly less omniscient, video game systems would falter, and laptops fail.  Tantalum is not alone.  Rhodium. Osmium. Niobium. Such refugees from the bottom of... Read more >
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The Golden Age of the Great Passenger Airships
Graf Zeppelin and Hindenburg
Written by Harold Dick and Douglas Robinson


Format: eBook, 226 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $39.95

Drawing on the extensive photographs, notes, diaries, reports, recorded data, and manuals he collected during his five years at the Zeppelin Company in Germany, from 1934 through 1938, Harold G. Dick tells the story of the two great passenger Zeppelins. Against the background of German secretiveness, especially during the Nazi period... Read more >
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Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Written by Walter Isaacson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873281
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Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Los genios que inventaron el futuro
Written by Walter Isaacson


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

­­­Tras su extraordinaria biografía de Steve Jobs, el nuevo libro de Walter Isaacson cuenta la fascinante historia de las personas que inventaron el ordenador e internet; Los innovadores está destinado a convertirse en la historia definitiva de la revolución digital y en una guía indispensable para entender cómo sucede realmente la... Read more >
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Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Written by Walter Isaacson
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ISBN: 9781101873298
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Innovadores (Innovators-SP)
Los genios que inventaron el futuro
Written by Walter Isaacson


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $9.99

­­­Tras su extraordinaria biografía de Steve Jobs, el nuevo libro de Walter Isaacson cuenta la fascinante historia de las personas que inventaron el ordenador e internet; Los innovadores está destinado a convertirse en la historia definitiva de la revolución digital y en una guía indispensable para entender cómo sucede realmente la... Read more >
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Tex Johnston
Jet-Age Test Pilot
Written by A. M. "Tex" Johnston


Format: eBook, 274 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

One of America's most daring and accomplished test pilots, Tex Johnston flew the first US jet airplanes and, in a career spanning the 1930s through the 1970s, helped create the jet age at such pioneering aersospace companies as Bell Aircraft and Boeing. Read more >
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Visions of a Flying Machine
The Wright Brothers and the Process of Invention
Written by Peter L. Jakab


Format: eBook, 282 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $18.95

This acclaimed book on the Wright Brothers takes the reader straight to the heart of their remarkable achievement, focusing on the technology and offering a clear, concise chronicle of precisely what they accomplished and how they did it. This book deals with the process of the invention of the airplane and... Read more >
The Woman and the Car
The Woman and the Car
Written by Dorothy Levitt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402875
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The Woman and the Car
A Chatty Little Handbook for the Edwardian Motoriste
Written by Dorothy Levitt


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

The Woman and the Car is a faithfully reproduced, quirky classic from the dawn of motoring - and a testament to womankind's perennial claim on the steering wheel! Take a spin through a time - 1909 to be exact - when no right-thinking lady would consider solo motoring without her revolver... Read more >
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Mars Rover Curiosity
Mars Rover Curiosity
Written by Rob Manning and William L. Simon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344731
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Mars Rover Curiosity
An Inside Account from Curiosity's Chief Engineer
Written by Rob Manning and William L. Simon


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $29.95

The firsthand account of the trials and tribulations of engineering one of the most complex pieces of space technology, the Mars Rover Curiosity, by its chief engineer Rob Manning

In the course of our enduring quest for knowledge about ourselves and our universe, we haven't found answers to one of our most... Read more >
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Mars Rover Curiosity
An Inside Account from Curiosity's Chief Engineer
Written by Rob Manning and William L. Simon


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $29.95

The firsthand account of the trials and tribulations of engineering one of the most complex pieces of space technology, the Mars Rover Curiosity, by its chief engineer Rob Manning

In the course of our enduring quest for knowledge about ourselves and our universe, we haven't found answers to one of our most... Read more >
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National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Understand, Prepare, Survive, Recover
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: eBook0
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $30.00

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes--weather is becoming extreme, and this book tells you how to plan ahead and prepare, respond to emergencies, and survive the worst-case scenarios. From the risks of building on changing coastlines to the safety kit you should have packed up at home, from the telltale signs of a... Read more >
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National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen
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ISBN: 9781426213762
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National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Understand, Prepare, Survive, Recover
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $30.00

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes--weather is becoming extreme, and this book tells you how to plan ahead and prepare, respond to emergencies, and survive the worst-case scenarios. From the risks of building on changing coastlines to the safety kit you should have packed up at home, from the telltale signs of a... Read more >
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History of the Space Shuttle, Volume Two
Development of the Space Shuttle, 1972-1981
Written by T. A. Heppenheimer


Format: eBook, 504 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $32.95

Basing his work on virtually untapped NASA archives, T. A. Heppenheimer has produced the second volume of his definitive history of the space shuttle. Volume Two traces the development of the shuttle through a decade of engineering setbacks and breakthroughs, program-management challenges, and political strategizing, culminating in the first launch in... Read more >
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Magnificent Failure
Free Fall from the Edge of Space
Written by Craig Ryan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $29.95

Locked in a desperate Cold War race against the Soviets to find out if humans could survive in space and live through a free fall from space vehicles, the Pentagon gave civilian adventurer Nick Piantanida’s Project Strato-Jump little notice until May Day, 1966. Operating in the shadows of well-funded, high-visibility Air... Read more >
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