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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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Flown into the Arms of Angels

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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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Movie Posters

A collection of posters featuring movies that have helped shape the history of world cinema. This book focuses on some of the finest movie posters ever produced – some because of the ...
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The Ancestors Are Happy

The Ancestors Are Happy is a masterfully woven tapestry portraying a landscape of stories, which also offers a compilation of personal tales from Inuit informants whose lives collectively span the ...
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Ferrari

A delight for car fans! This lavish volume covers the history and the main stages in the evolution of the legendary Ferrari brand. It features incredible renderings presenting 40 of the most ...
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Party Like a President

There’s the office: President of the United States. And then there’s the man in the office—prone to temptation and looking to unwind after a long day running the country. ...
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9780761180845
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McCulloch's Wonder

The new edition of McCulloch's Wonder provides train buffs with a long-awaited update to a classic railway history. New visuals capture the dramatic landscape that had to be conquered to complete ...
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9781552854020
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Prison of Grass

Originally published in 1975, this important book is now back in print in a revised and updated edition. Since its first publication it has become a classic of revisionist history. Bringing a Native ...
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Steel Rails and Iron Men

In the late nineteenth century, something stood in the way of mining and selling the riches discovered in the interior of British Columbia: mountains-and lots of them. While politicians and ...
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9781552854525
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Algonquin Legacy

Algonquin Legacy now finds the Anishinaabe people and their allies, who had come with them from the Eastern Lands of Turtle Island, now living in what is now Manitoba. They have made quick allies ...
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A Short History of Newfoundland and Labrador

Who were the first settlers in Newfoundland and Labrador? What is the origin of the Pink, White, and Green flag? Was Newfoundland and Labrador poor prior to Confederation? These are some of the ...
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Buffalo Days and Nights

Born in 1833, Peter Erasmus was a colourful and important character in the events that marked western Canada's transformation from the open buffalo plains of Rupert's Land into townsites and ...
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Atlas of Empires

Atlas of Empires tells the story of how and why the great empires of history came into being, operated, and ultimately declined, and it discusses the future of the empire in today's globalized ...
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9781620082874
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Spitfire, Vol. 1

This first of two volumes on the Supermarine Spitfire covers the design, testing, development, and early WWII combat use of the famed British fighter aircraft's initial variants. The Spitfire in its ...
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9780764362361
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