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MACHIAVELLI: THE ART OF TEACHING PEOPLE WHAT TO FEAR

Written by Boucheron, Patrick
In a series of poignant vignettes, a preeminent historian makes a compelling case for Machiavelli as an unjustly maligned figure with valuable political insights that resonate as strongly today as they did in his time. Whenever a tempestuous period in history begins, Machiavelli is summoned, because he is known as one for philosophizing in dark times.
February 11, 2020 | Paperback | Other Press (NY) | 176 Pages |
$14.99
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MAP OF KNOWLEDGE: A THOUSAND-YEAR HISTORY OF HOW CLASSICAL IDEAS WERE LOST AND FOUND

Written by Moller, Violet
After the fall of Rome, as civilizations collapsed and libraries burned, ancient knowledge that would eventually fuel the Renaissance was at risk of being lost. This thrilling history tracks three crucial books as they were passed hand to hand through seven cities during a perilous thousand-year journey of survival.
April 14, 2020 | Paperback | Anchor Books | 416 Pages |
$17.95
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AMERICAN STORY: CONVERSATIONS WITH MASTER HISTORIANS

Written by Rubenstein, David M
Co-founder of The Carlyle Group and patriotic philanthropist David M. Rubenstein takes readers on a sweeping journey across the grand arc of the American story through revealing conversations with our greatest historians. In these lively dialogues, the biggest names in American history explore the subjects they've come to so intimately know and understand.
October 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster |
$30.00
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IMPEACHMENT REPORT: THE HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE'S REPORT ON ITS INVESTIGATION INTO DONALD TRUMP AND THE UKRAINE

Written by Meacham, Jon
The official report from the House Intelligence Committee on Donald Trump's secret pressure campaign against Ukraine, featuring an exclusive introduction by Pulitzer Prize‚"‚€‚"winning author and biographer Jon Meacham
December 17, 2019 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$12.99
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RED BOOK

Written by Jung, C G
"The years, of which I have spoken to you, when I pursued the inner images, were the most important time of my life. Everything else is to be derived from this. It began at that time, and the later details hardly matter anymore. My entire life consisted in elaborating what had burst forth from the unconscious and flooded me like an enigmatic stream and threatened to break me.
March 1, 2010 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$295.00
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EVERYTHING IN ITS PLACE: FIRST LOVES AND LAST TALES

Written by Sacks, Oliver
From the best-selling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcase Sacks's broad range of interests--from his passion for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia, dementia, and Alzheimer's. Oliver Sacks, scientist and storyteller, is beloved by readers for his neurological case histories and his f
March 31, 2020 | Paperback | Vintage | 288 Pages |
$16.95
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VIETNAM WAR

Written by Burns, Kenneth
From the award-winning historian and filmmakers of The Civil War, Baseball, The War, The Roosevelts, and others: a vivid, uniquely powerful history of the conflict that tore America apart--the companion volume to the major, multipart PBS film to be aired in September 2017. More than forty years after it ended, the Vietnam War continues to haunt our country.
March 24, 2020 | Paperback | Vintage | 864 Pages |
$20.00
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TRAGEDY, THE GREEKS, AND US

Written by Critchley, Simon
From the moderator of The New York Times philosophy blog "The Stone," a book that argues that if we want to understand ourselves we have to go back to theater, to the stage of our lives Tragedy presents a world of conflict and troubling emotion, a world where private and public lives collide and collapse.
March 17, 2020 | Paperback | Vintage | 336 Pages |
$16.95
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STORY OF MORE: HOW WE GOT TO CLIMATE CHANGE AND WHERE TO GO FROM HERE

Written by Jahren, Hope
"Hope Jahren is the voice that science has been waiting for." --Nature "A superb account of the deadly struggle between humanity and what may prove the only life-bearing planet within ten light years, written in a brilliantly sardonic and conversational style." --E. O.
March 3, 2020 | Paperback | Vintage | 224 Pages |
$15.00
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INHERITANCE: A MEMOIR OF GENEALOGY, PATERNITY, AND LOVE

Written by Shapiro, Dani
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "A gripping genetic detective story, and a meditation on the meaning of parenthood and family." --Jennifer Egan, author of Manhattan Beach
January 28, 2020 | Paperback | Anchor Books |
$16.95

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