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The Best Strangers in the World: Stories from a Life Spent Listening By Ari Shapiro Cover Image
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The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For By David McCullough Cover Image
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For (Hardcover) By David McCullough $25.00
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Don't You Ever: My Mother and Her Secret Son By Mary Carter Bishop Cover Image
Don't You Ever: My Mother and Her Secret Son (Paperback) By Mary Carter Bishop $20.99
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The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 1]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation By Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn Cover Image
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The Deadline: Essays By Jill Lepore Cover Image
The Deadline: Essays (Hardcover) By Jill Lepore $45.00
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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow By Yuval Noah Harari Cover Image
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Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items By J. W. Ocker Cover Image
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The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves By Matt Ridley Cover Image
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Daily Rituals: How Artists Work By Mason Currey (Editor) Cover Image
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Anarchism and Other Essays (Dover Books on History) By Emma Goldman Cover Image
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Slavery By Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II By Douglas A. Blackmon Cover Image
Slavery By Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II (Paperback) By Douglas A. Blackmon $19.00
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Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches That Would Have Rewritten History By Jeff Nussbaum Cover Image
Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches That Would Have Rewritten History (Hardcover) By Jeff Nussbaum $29.99
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The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For By David McCullough Cover Image
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Patriots, Loyalists, and Revolution in New York City, 1775-1776 By Bill Offutt Cover Image
Patriots, Loyalists, and Revolution in New York City, 1775-1776 (Paperback) By Bill Offutt $45.00
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Earthly Delights: A History of the Renaissance By Jonathan Jones Cover Image
Earthly Delights: A History of the Renaissance (Hardcover) By Jonathan Jones $39.95
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I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp: An Autobiography By Richard Hell Cover Image
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Post-Scarcity Anarchism (Working Classics #3) By Murray Bookchin Cover Image
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Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies By Dick Gregory Cover Image
Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies (Paperback) By Dick Gregory $15.99
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Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches That Would Have Rewritten History By Jeff Nussbaum Cover Image
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Our Town Oak Park: Walk with Me, in Search of True Community By Ken Trainor Cover Image
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In Defense Of Sanity: The Best Essays of G.K. Chesterton By G. K. Chesterton Cover Image
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El infinito en un junco / Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World By Irene Vallejo Cover Image
El infinito en un junco / Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World (Paperback) By Irene Vallejo $18.95
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The Anti-Federalist Papers and the Constitutional Convention Debates By Ralph Ketcham, Ralph Ketcham (Introduction by) Cover Image
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Histoire des Banques Centrales et de l'asservissement de l'humanité By Stephen Mitford Goodson Cover Image
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Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World By Rob Sheffield Cover Image
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The Life and Times of Sherlock Holmes: Essays on Victorian England, Volume 1 By Liese Sherwood-Fabre Cover Image
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In Defense Of Sanity: The Best Essays of G.K. Chesterton By G. K. Chesterton Cover Image
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Perpetual Slavery By Ciarán Finlayson Cover Image
Perpetual Slavery (Paperback) By Ciarán Finlayson $26.56
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The Lost Tomb: And Other Real-Life Stories of Bones, Burials, and Murder By Douglas Preston, David Grann (Foreword by), David Grann (Contribution by) Cover Image
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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow By Yuval Noah Harari Cover Image
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La plata, la espada y la piedra: Tres pilares cruciales en la historia de Améric a / Silver, Sword, and Stone: The Story of Latin America By Marie Arana Cover Image
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Red Reckoning: The Cold War and the Transformation of American Life By Mark Boulton (Editor), Tobias T. Gibson (Editor), Linda Weiss (Contribution by) Cover Image
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Every Goddamn Day: A Highly Selective, Definitely Opinionated, and Alternatingly Humorous and Heartbreaking Historical Tour of Chicago By Neil Steinberg Cover Image
Every Goddamn Day: A Highly Selective, Definitely Opinionated, and Alternatingly Humorous and Heartbreaking Historical Tour of Chicago (Hardcover) By Neil Steinberg $25.00
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Emerson's Essays: The Complete First & Second Series By Ralph Waldo Emerson Cover Image
Emerson's Essays: The Complete First & Second Series (Hardcover) By Ralph Waldo Emerson $21.59 Email or call for price
Dismantling America: and other controversial essays By Thomas Sowell Cover Image
Dismantling America: and other controversial essays (Hardcover) By Thomas Sowell $35.00
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The Drowned and the Saved By Primo Levi Cover Image
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The Hatred of Poetry By Ben Lerner Cover Image
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The First Kennedys: The Humble Roots of an American Dynasty By Neal Thompson Cover Image
The First Kennedys: The Humble Roots of an American Dynasty (Hardcover) By Neal Thompson $28.00
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The Souls of Black Folk: The Unabridged Classic (Clydesdale Classics) By W. E. B. Dubois Cover Image
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The First Kennedys: The Humble Roots of an American Dynasty By Neal Thompson Cover Image
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Here on Lake Hallie: In Praise of Barflies, Fix-It Guys, and Other Folks in Our Hometown By Patti See Cover Image
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The Celtic Myths That Shape the Way We Think By Mark Williams Cover Image
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Sole Food: Digestible Sneaker Culture By Jemayne L. King Cover Image
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What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July? By Frederick Douglass Cover Image
What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July? (Hardcover) By Frederick Douglass $12.95
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The Greek Myths That Shape the Way We Think By Richard Buxton Cover Image
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Confucianism and the Succession Crisis of the Wanli Emperor, 1587 By Daniel K. Gardner, Mark C. Carnes Cover Image
Confucianism and the Succession Crisis of the Wanli Emperor, 1587 (Paperback) By Daniel K. Gardner, Mark C. Carnes $45.00
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A Story Untold By Michael L. Thurmond Cover Image
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Egyptian Mythology: A Traveler's Guide from Aswan to Alexandria By Garry J. Shaw Cover Image
Egyptian Mythology: A Traveler's Guide from Aswan to Alexandria (Hardcover) By Garry J. Shaw $24.95
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