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Quackery

What won’t we try in our quest for perfect health, beauty, and the fountain of youth? Well, just imagine a time when doctors prescribed morphine for crying infants. When liquefied gold was ...
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9780761189817
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Paper Bullets

“A Nazi resistance story like none you’ve ever heard or read.” —Hampton Sides, author of Ghost Soldiers and On Desperate Ground"Every page is gripping, and the amount of ...
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9781616209162
 -  73916
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9781643752051
 -  74205
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 - Release: 2021/11/02
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Down Along with That Devil's Bones

ESSENTIAL ANTIRACIST READING “We can no longer see ourselves as minor spectators or weary watchers of history a­fter finishing this astonishing work of nonfiction.” —Kiese ...
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9781616209100
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9781643752037
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 - Release: 2021/09/28
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Island of the Lost

 “Riveting.” —The New York Times Book Review Hundreds of miles from civilization, two ships wreck on opposite ends of the same deserted island in this ...
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9781616209704
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Antonov's Heavy Transports

This book charts the development and service history of the Antonov design bureau's heavy transport aircraft. In the late 1950s, the Antonov design bureau began developing the An-22 heavy ...
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9780764360718
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USS Enterprise (CV-6)

Though it barely missed being caught and destroyed at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, the US Navy's USS Enterprise (CV-6) aircraft carrier took part in every major action of the Pacific ...
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9780764360756
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The Earth in Her Hands

The Earth in Her Hands celebrates the important contributions women make to the wide world of plants—in the fields of horticulture, environmental science, botany, floral design, farming, ...
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9781604699029
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The Portuguese

?Portugal is an established member of the European Union, one of the founders of the euro currency and a founding member of NATO. Yet it is an inconspicuous and largely overlooked country on the ...
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Burning Down the Haus

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY  Rolling Stone * BookPage * Amazon *  Rough Trade Longlisted for the Carnegie Medal for Excellence “[A] riveting and inspiring history of ...
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9781616208431
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9781616209797
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The Stonewall Generation

“It deserves prominent placement on LGBTQ history bookshelves. . . . An indelible collection of wise voices resonating with experience, pride, resilience, and revolution." —Kirkus ...
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The Knights of Columbus

What You Don't Know About the Knights of Columbus Could Fill a Book—and It Has!This book tells a uniquely American story of faith in action. From its 1882 founding by a handful of men from a small, ...
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Atlas of Empires

Featuring 60 beautiful and detailed maps, Atlas of Empires tells the story of how and why the great empires of history came into being, operated, and ultimately declined, and discusses the future of ...
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9781620082874
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The Complete Guide to Flags of the World, 3rd Edition

This up-to-date reference guide shows each country’s national flag, explains its origin and meaning, and provides a locator map with key statistics.
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9781504800075
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Bushido

In eighteenth-century Japan, Tsunetomo Yamamoto created the Hagakure, a document that served as the basis for samurai warrior behavior. Its guiding principles greatly influenced the Japanese ruling ...
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A Frozen Hell

"Masterfully recreates all the heroism, tragedy and drama of a campaign whose lessons deserve far more attention." —General James R. Galvin, former Supreme Allied Commander, Europe ...
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9781565122499
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