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Dressing Up

(Available October 19, 2021)
Dressing Up
Written by Elizabeth L. Block
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780262045841
Our Price: $29.95
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Dressing Up
The Women Who Influenced French Fashion
Written by Elizabeth L. Block


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $29.95

How wealthy American women--as consumers and as influencers--helped shape French couture of the late nineteenth century; lavishly illustrated.

French fashion of the late nineteenth century is known for its allure, its ineffable chic--think of John Singer Sargent's Madame X and her scandalously slipping strap. For Parisian couturiers and their American customers, it... Read more >
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Dressing Up
The Women Who Influenced French Fashion
Written by Elizabeth L. Block


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $18.99

How wealthy American women--as consumers and as influencers--helped shape French couture of the late nineteenth century; lavishly illustrated.

French fashion of the late nineteenth century is known for its allure, its ineffable chic--think of John Singer Sargent's Madame X and her scandalously slipping strap. For Parisian couturiers and their American customers, it... Read more >
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The Car That Knew Too Much
The Car That Knew Too Much
Written by Jean-Francois Bonnefon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780262045797
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The Car That Knew Too Much
Can a Machine Be Moral?
Written by Jean-Francois Bonnefon


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $22.95

The inside story of the groundbreaking experiment that captured what people think about the life-and-death dilemmas posed by driverless cars.

Human drivers don't find themselves facing such moral dilemmas as "should I sacrifice myself by driving off a cliff if that could save the life of a little girl on the road?"... Read more >
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The Car That Knew Too Much
Can a Machine Be Moral?
Written by Jean-Francois Bonnefon


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $13.99

The inside story of the groundbreaking experiment that captured what people think about the life-and-death dilemmas posed by driverless cars.

Human drivers don't find themselves facing such moral dilemmas as "should I sacrifice myself by driving off a cliff if that could save the life of a little girl on the road?"... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Xuanzang

(Available October 19, 2021)
Xuanzang
Written by Benjamin Brose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611807226
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Xuanzang
China's Legendary Pilgrim and Translator
Written by Benjamin Brose


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $22.95

The life and legacy of Xuanzang: a Buddhist seeker, philosopher, and intrepid traveler who became the world's most famous pilgrim.

In the fall of 629, Xuanzang (600–662), a twenty-nine-year-old Buddhist monk and scholar left the capital of China to begin an epic pilgrimage across the country, through the deserts of Central Asia... Read more >
Ending Fossil Fuels

(Available October 19, 2021)
Ending Fossil Fuels
Written by Holly Jean Buck
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781839762345
Our Price: $19.95
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Ending Fossil Fuels
Why Net Zero is Not Enough
Written by Holly Jean Buck


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $19.95

Ending the fossil fuel industry is our only hope of a liveable climate.

Around the world, countries and companies are setting net-zero carbon emissions targets. But "net-zero" is a term that conveniently obscures multiple futures. There could be a version of net-zero where the fossil fuel industry is still spewing tens of... Read more >
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Ending Fossil Fuels
Why Net Zero is Not Enough
Written by Holly Jean Buck


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $9.99

Ending the fossil fuel industry is our only hope of a liveable climate.

Around the world, countries and companies are setting net-zero carbon emissions targets. But "net-zero" is a term that conveniently obscures multiple futures. There could be a version of net-zero where the fossil fuel industry is still spewing tens of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Concept of the Social
The Concept of the Social
Written by Malcolm Bull
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844672936
Our Price: $26.95
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The Concept of the Social
Scepticism, Idleness and Utopia
Written by Malcolm Bull


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $26.95

From here to utopia, new directions in political theory

What does political agency mean for those who don't know what to do or can't be bothered to do it? This book develops a novel account of collective emancipation in which freedom is achieved not through knowledge and action but via doubt and... Read more >
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The Concept of the Social
Scepticism, Idleness and Utopia
Written by Malcolm Bull


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $9.99

From here to utopia, new directions in political theory

What does political agency mean for those who don't know what to do or can't be bothered to do it? This book develops a novel account of collective emancipation in which freedom is achieved not through knowledge and action but via doubt and... Read more >
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Schools and Screens

(Available October 19, 2021)
Schools and Screens
Written by Victoria Cain
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780262045230
Our Price: $29.95
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Schools and Screens
A Watchful History
Written by Victoria Cain


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $29.95

Why screens in schools—from film screenings to instructional television to personal computers—did not bring about the educational revolution promised by reformers.

Long before Chromebook giveaways and remote learning, screen media technologies were enthusiastically promoted by American education reformers. Again and again, as schools deployed film screenings, television programs, and computer games, screen-based... Read more >
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Schools and Screens
A Watchful History
Written by Victoria Cain


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $18.99

Why screens in schools—from film screenings to instructional television to personal computers—did not bring about the educational revolution promised by reformers.

Long before Chromebook giveaways and remote learning, screen media technologies were enthusiastically promoted by American education reformers. Again and again, as schools deployed film screenings, television programs, and computer games, screen-based... Read more >
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Imperial Intimacies
Imperial Intimacies
Written by Hazel V. Carby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781788735100
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Imperial Intimacies
A Tale of Two Islands
Written by Hazel V. Carby


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $19.95

Winner of the British Academy’s Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding 2020

Highly commended for PEN Hessell–Tiltman Prize 2020


A haunting and evocative history of British empire, told through one woman’s family story

“Where are you from?” was the question hounding Hazel Carby as a girl in post-war London. One of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad
The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad
Written by Shannon Carpenter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780593457832
Our Price: $17.50

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The Ultimate Stay-At-Home Dad
Your Essential Manual for Being an Awesome Full-Time Father
Written by Shannon Carpenter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $17.50

A practical guide for modern-day parenting geared towards stay-at-home dads, offering advice on everything from learning to cook and clean with children, to dealing with mental health and relationships, with the easygoing perspective that dads can use their natural talents to parent any way that they choose.

The Ultimate Stay-at-Home Dad manual... Read more >
Trace - The Embroidered Art of Michele Carragher
Trace - The Embroidered Art of Michele Carragher
Written by Michele Carragher
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782217435
Our Price: $40.00
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Trace - The Embroidered Art of Michele Carragher

Written by Michele Carragher


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $40.00

A sumptuous exploration of the work of renowned costume embroiderer, Michele Carragher.

Staggeringly detailed and sumptuously worked, Michele Carragher's embroidered art is breathtaking to behold. This rich and detailed insight into her work guides you from her initial ideas, right through to the finished, astonishing pieces of work.

Rich in symbolism and drawing... Read more >
Ur Special
Ur Special
Written by Danny Casale
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780593453711
Our Price: $17.50

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Ur Special
Advice for Humans from Coolman Coffeedan
Written by Danny Casale


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $17.50

Based on the wildly popular characters from Coolman Coffeedan, a colorful and charming collection of parables reminding us to face our fears, our anxieties, and our self-consciousness head-on.
 


What do a naked cat, a sad turtle, an armless robot, and a sentient potato have in common? Quite a lot, actually!
 
In this vibrant... Read more >
Provecho
Provecho
Written by Edgar Castrejon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781984859112
Our Price: $30.00
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Provecho
100 Vegan Mexican Recipes to Celebrate Culture and Community [A Cookbook]
Written by Edgar Castrejon


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $30.00

100 plant-based Mexican, Colombian, and Salvadoran recipes to transform normally meat-heavy dishes into vegan celebrations of family and home.

When Edgar Castrejon adopted a vegan lifestyle as a college student away from home for the first time, he worried he would no longer fit in at the table with his family. Growing... Read more >
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Provecho
Provecho
Written by Edgar Castrejon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781984859129
Our Price: $15.99
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Provecho
100 Vegan Mexican Recipes to Celebrate Culture and Community [A Cookbook]
Written by Edgar Castrejon


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $15.99

100 plant-based Mexican, Colombian, and Salvadoran recipes to transform normally meat-heavy dishes into vegan celebrations of family and home.

When Edgar Castrejon adopted a vegan lifestyle as a college student away from home for the first time, he worried he would no longer fit in at the table with his family. Growing... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Chapman Piloting & Seamanship 69th Edition

Edited by Chapman and Jonathan Eaton


Format: eBook, 920 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $19.99

Chapman is the foundation reference for all boaters and sailors with essential information on boat handing and seamanship skills on coast and inland waters.
 


With three million copies sold, Chapman Piloting & Seamanship is the one comprehensive resource boaters at all levels of experience trust for everything they need to know to... Read more >
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Chapman Piloting & Seamanship 69th Edition

(Available October 19, 2021)
Chapman Piloting & Seamanship 69th Edition
Edited by Chapman and Jonathan Eaton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781950785490
Our Price: $65.00
 Quantity: 1 
Chapman Piloting & Seamanship 69th Edition

Edited by Chapman and Jonathan Eaton


Format: Hardcover, 920 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2021
Price: $65.00

Chapman is the foundation reference for all boaters and sailors with essential information on boat handing and seamanship skills on coast and inland waters.
 


With three million copies sold, Chapman Piloting & Seamanship is the one comprehensive resource boaters at all levels of experience trust for everything they need to know to... Read more >
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There and Back
There and Back
Written by Jimmy Chin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781984859501
Our Price: $40.00
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There and Back
Photographs from the Edge
Written by Jimmy Chin


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $40.00

The Academy Award-winning director of Free Solo and National Geographic photographer presents the first collection of his iconic adventure photography, featuring some of the greatest moments of the most accomplished climbers and outdoor athletes in the world, and including 75 never-before-seen photos.

Filmmaker, photographer, and world-class mountaineer Jimmy Chin goes where few can follow to capture stunning... Read more >
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There and Back
There and Back
Written by Jimmy Chin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781984859518
Our Price: $14.99
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There and Back
Photographs from the Edge
Written by Jimmy Chin


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $14.99

The Academy Award-winning director of Free Solo and National Geographic photographer presents the first collection of his iconic adventure photography, featuring some of the greatest moments of the most accomplished climbers and outdoor athletes in the world, and including 75 never-before-seen photos.

Filmmaker, photographer, and world-class mountaineer Jimmy Chin goes where few can follow to capture stunning... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Boogie Down Predictions
Boogie Down Predictions
Edited by Roy Christopher, Contribution by Rasheeda Phillips, Steven Shaviro and Kodwo Eshun, Introduction by Ytasha L. Womack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781913689285
Our Price: $21.95
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Boogie Down Predictions
Hip-Hop, Time, and Afrofuturism
Edited by Roy Christopher
Contribution by Rasheeda Phillips, Steven Shaviro and Kodwo Eshun
Introduction by Ytasha L. Womack


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $21.95

Essays that explore the connections between time, representation, and identity within hip-hop culture.

"This book, edited by Roy Christopher, is a moment. It is the deconstructed sample, the researched lyrical metaphors, the aha moment on the way to hip-hop enlightenment. Hip-hop permeates our world, and yet it is continually misunderstood. Hip-hop's intersections... Read more >
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Boogie Down Predictions
Hip-Hop, Time, and Afrofuturism
Contribution by Rasheeda Phillips, Steven Shaviro and Kodwo Eshun
Introduction by Roy Christopher and Ytasha L. Womack


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $16.99

Essays that explore the connections between time, representation, and identity within hip-hop culture.

"This book, edited by Roy Christopher, is a moment. It is the deconstructed sample, the researched lyrical metaphors, the aha moment on the way to hip-hop enlightenment. Hip-hop permeates our world, and yet it is continually misunderstood. Hip-hop's intersections... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Known and Strange Things
Known and Strange Things
Written by Teju Cole
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780593216170
Our Price: $22.50

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Known and Strange Things
Essays
Written by Teju Cole


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $22.50

A blazingly intelligent first book of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every Day Is for the Thief

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Time • The Guardian • Harper's Bazaar • San Francisco Chronicle • The Atlantic • Financial Times • Kirkus

Finalist for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
EP3
EP3
Edited by Alex Coles and Catharine Rossi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9783956793950
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EP3
Post-Craft
Edited by Alex Coles and Catharine Rossi


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2021
Price: $28.00

An examination of the notion of craft as it moves from moves from “modern craft” to “post-craft” amid new economies of making.

The notion of the handmade has shifted from the margins to center stage. Craft's value is increasingly recognized across creative, economic, social, cultural, and political contexts. Amid dissolving disciplinary boundaries...

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