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FULL SPECTRUM: HOW THE SCIENCE OF COLOR MADE US MODERN

Written by Rogers, Adam
A lively account of our age-old quest for brighter colors, which changed the way we see the world, from the best-selling author of Proof: The Science of Booze From kelly green to millennial pink, our world is graced with a richness of colors. But our human-made colors haven't always matched nature's kaleidoscopic array.
May 18, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 336 Pages |
$28.00
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VIKING HEART: HOW SCANDINAVIANS CONQUERED THE WORLD

Written by Herman, Arthur
From a New York Times best-selling historian and Pulitzer Prize finalist, a sweeping epic of how the Vikings and their descendants have shaped history and America Scandinavia has always been a world apart. For millennia Norwegians, Danes, Finns, and Swedes lived a remote and rugged existence among the fjords and peaks of the land of the midnight sun.
August 3, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 480 Pages |
$30.00
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TIGER GIRL AND THE CANDY KID: AMERICA'S ORIGINAL GANGSTER COUPLE

Written by Stout, Glenn
The true Jazz Age tale of America's first gangster couple, Margaret and Richard Whittemore Before Bonnie and Clyde there were Tiger Girl and the Candy Kid. In the wake of world war, a pandemic, and an economic depression, Margaret and Richard Whittemore, two love-struck working-class kids from Baltimore, reached for the dream of a better life.
March 30, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 384 Pages |
$27.00
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PLUNDER: A MEMOIR OF FAMILY PROPERTY AND NAZI TREASURE

Written by Kaiser, Menachem
From a gifted young writer, the story of his quest to reclaim his family's apartment building in Poland--and of the astonishing entanglement with Nazi treasure hunters that follows Menachem Kaiser's brilliantly told story, woven from improbable events and profound revelations, is set in motion when the author takes up his Holocaust-survivor grandfather's former battle to reclaim the fa
March 16, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 288 Pages |
$27.00
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COME FLY THE WORLD: THE JET-AGE STORY OF THE WOMEN OF PAN AM

Written by Cooke, Julia
Glamour, danger, liberation: in a Mad Men-era of commercial flight, Pan Am World Airways attracted the kind of young woman who wanted out, and wanted up Required to have a college education, speak two languages, and possess the political savvy of a Foreign Service officer, a jet-age stewardess serving on iconic Pan Am between 1966 and 1975 also had to be between 5′3" and
March 2, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 288 Pages |
$28.00
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LESSONS FROM THE EDGE: A MEMOIR

Written by Yovanovitch, Marie
An inspiring and urgent memoir by the ambassador who electrified the nation by speaking truth to power. By the time she became US Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch had seen her share of corruption, instability, and tragedy in developing countries.
May 4, 2021 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 368 Pages |
$30.00
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MAN OF JASMINE & OTHER TEXTS

Written by Zürn, Unica
Anagram play meets psychic crisis in Unica Zürn's acclaimed Surrealist document of mental precarity
January 12, 2021 | Hardcover | Atlas Press LLC | 192 Pages |
$23.99
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THIS IS THE FIRE: WHAT I SAY TO MY FRIENDS ABOUT RACISM

Written by Lemon, Don
In this 'vital book for these times' (Kirkus Reviews), Don Lemon brings his vast audience and experience as a reporter and a Black man to today's most urgent question: How can we end racism in America in our lifetimes? The host of CNN Tonight with Don Lemon is more popular than ever.
March 16, 2021 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 224 Pages |
$28.00
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STALIN'S WAR: A NEW HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II

Written by McMeekin, Sean
A prize-winning historian reveals how Stalin--not Hitler--was the animating force of World War II in this major new history. World War II endures in the popular imagination as a heroic struggle between good and evil, with villainous Hitler driving its events. But Hitler was not in power when the conflict erupted in Asia--and he was certainly dead before it ended.
April 20, 2021 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 864 Pages |
$40.00
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HAWKING HAWKING: THE SELLING OF A SCIENTIFIC CELEBRITY

Written by Seife, Charles
Stephen Hawking was widely recognized as the world's best physicist and even the most brilliant man alive-but what if his true talent was self-promotion? When Stephen Hawking died, he was widely recognized as the world's best physicist, and even its smartest person. He was neither.
April 6, 2021 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 400 Pages |
$30.00

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