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The Dictionary People: The Unsung Heroes Who Created the Oxford English Dictionary By Sarah Ogilvie Cover Image
The Dictionary People: The Unsung Heroes Who Created the Oxford English Dictionary (Hardcover) By Sarah Ogilvie $30.00
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Palo Alto: A History of California, Capitalism, and the World By Malcolm Harris Cover Image
Palo Alto: A History of California, Capitalism, and the World (Hardcover) By Malcolm Harris $36.00
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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know By Malcolm Gladwell Cover Image
Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know (Hardcover) By Malcolm Gladwell $30.00
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Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger By Rebecca Traister Cover Image
Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger (Paperback) By Rebecca Traister $17.00
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All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation By Rebecca Traister Cover Image
All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation (Paperback) By Rebecca Traister $18.99
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Living Queer History: Remembrance and Belonging in a Southern City By Gregory Samantha Rosenthal Cover Image
Living Queer History: Remembrance and Belonging in a Southern City (Paperback) By Gregory Samantha Rosenthal $29.95
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The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads By Tim Wu Cover Image
The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads (Paperback) By Tim Wu $17.00
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How Muslims Shaped the Americas By Omar Mouallem Cover Image
How Muslims Shaped the Americas (Paperback) By Omar Mouallem $18.00
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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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Holland on the Hudson: An Economic and Social History of Dutch New York By Oliver A. Rink Cover Image
Holland on the Hudson: An Economic and Social History of Dutch New York (Paperback) By Oliver A. Rink $26.95
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No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History By Gail Collins Cover Image
No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History (Hardcover) By Gail Collins $30.00
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Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger By Rebecca Traister Cover Image
Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger (Hardcover) By Rebecca Traister $27.00
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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know By Malcolm Gladwell Cover Image
Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know (Paperback) By Malcolm Gladwell $18.99
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Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents By Isabel Wilkerson Cover Image
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents (Paperback) By Isabel Wilkerson $21.00
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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition By Anne Frank, Otto M. Frank (Editor), Mirjam Pressler (Editor), Susan Massotty (Translated by) Cover Image
The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition (Mass Market) By Anne Frank, Otto M. Frank (Editor), Mirjam Pressler (Editor), Susan Massotty (Translated by) $8.99
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A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them By Timothy Egan Cover Image
A Fever in the Heartland: The Ku Klux Klan's Plot to Take Over America, and the Woman Who Stopped Them (Hardcover) By Timothy Egan $30.00
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The Art of Seduction By Robert Greene, Joost Elffers (Producer) Cover Image
The Art of Seduction (Paperback) By Robert Greene, Joost Elffers (Producer) $26.00
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A People's History of the United States By Howard Zinn Cover Image
A People's History of the United States (Paperback) By Howard Zinn $22.99
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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition By Anne Frank, Otto M. Frank (Editor), Mirjam Pressler (Editor), Susan Massotty (Translated by), Nadia Murad (Introduction by) Cover Image
The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition (Paperback) By Anne Frank, Otto M. Frank (Editor), Mirjam Pressler (Editor), Susan Massotty (Translated by), Nadia Murad (Introduction by) $14.00
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Normal Women: Nine Hundred Years of Making History By Philippa Gregory Cover Image
Normal Women: Nine Hundred Years of Making History (Hardcover) By Philippa Gregory $39.99
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Witchcraft: A History in Thirteen Trials By Marion Gibson Cover Image
Witchcraft: A History in Thirteen Trials (Hardcover) By Marion Gibson $28.00
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Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents By Isabel Wilkerson Cover Image
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents (Hardcover) By Isabel Wilkerson $32.00
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Just Action: How to Challenge Segregation Enacted Under the Color of Law By Leah Rothstein, Richard Rothstein Cover Image
Just Action: How to Challenge Segregation Enacted Under the Color of Law (Hardcover) By Leah Rothstein, Richard Rothstein $25.00
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The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World By Jonathan Freedland Cover Image
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World (Paperback) By Jonathan Freedland $19.99
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The Age of Deer: Trouble and Kinship with our Wild Neighbors By Erika Howsare Cover Image
The Age of Deer: Trouble and Kinship with our Wild Neighbors (Hardcover) By Erika Howsare $28.00
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The Core of an Onion: Peeling the Rarest Common Food—Featuring More Than 100 Historical Recipes By Mark Kurlansky Cover Image
The Core of an Onion: Peeling the Rarest Common Food—Featuring More Than 100 Historical Recipes (Hardcover) By Mark Kurlansky $28.00
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When God Was A Woman By Merlin Stone Cover Image
When God Was A Woman (Paperback) By Merlin Stone $18.99
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Debt: The First 5,000 Years,Updated and Expanded By David Graeber Cover Image
Debt: The First 5,000 Years,Updated and Expanded (Paperback) By David Graeber $26.99
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One Nation Under Blackmail: The Sordid Union Between Intelligence and Crime that Gave Rise to Jeffrey Epstein, VOL.1 By Whitney Alyse Webb Cover Image
One Nation Under Blackmail: The Sordid Union Between Intelligence and Crime that Gave Rise to Jeffrey Epstein, VOL.1 (Paperback) By Whitney Alyse Webb $24.95
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The Library Book By Susan Orlean Cover Image
The Library Book (Paperback) By Susan Orlean $17.99
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Barracoon: The Story of the Last
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" (Paperback) By Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker (Foreword by), Deborah G. Plant (Introduction by) $17.99
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American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis By Adam Hochschild Cover Image
American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis (Hardcover) By Adam Hochschild $29.99 Email or call for price
Begin Again: How We Got Here and Where We Might Go - Our Human Story. So Far. By Oliver Jeffers, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator) Cover Image
Begin Again: How We Got Here and Where We Might Go - Our Human Story. So Far. (Hardcover) By Oliver Jeffers, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator) $26.99
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Five Days in November By Clint Hill, Lisa McCubbin Hill Cover Image
Five Days in November (Paperback) By Clint Hill, Lisa McCubbin Hill $18.99 Email or call for price
The Times: How the Newspaper of Record Survived Scandal, Scorn, and the Transformation of Journalism By Adam Nagourney Cover Image
The Times: How the Newspaper of Record Survived Scandal, Scorn, and the Transformation of Journalism (Hardcover) By Adam Nagourney $35.00
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Foreign Bodies: Pandemics, Vaccines, and the Health of Nations By Simon Schama Cover Image
Foreign Bodies: Pandemics, Vaccines, and the Health of Nations (Hardcover) By Simon Schama $32.99
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50 Years of Ms.: The Best of the Pathfinding Magazine That Ignited a Revolution By Katherine Spillar (Editor), Eleanor Smeal (Introduction by), Gloria Steinem (Foreword by) Cover Image
50 Years of Ms.: The Best of the Pathfinding Magazine That Ignited a Revolution (Hardcover) By Katherine Spillar (Editor), Eleanor Smeal (Introduction by), Gloria Steinem (Foreword by) $50.00
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The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels By Jon Meacham Cover Image
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels (Paperback) By Jon Meacham $21.00
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The Injustice of Place: Uncovering the Legacy of Poverty in America By Kathryn J. Edin, H. Luke Shaefer, Timothy J. Nelson Cover Image
The Injustice of Place: Uncovering the Legacy of Poverty in America (Hardcover) By Kathryn J. Edin, H. Luke Shaefer, Timothy J. Nelson $29.99
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Flight of the Wasp: The Rise, Fall, and Future of America's Original Ruling Class By Michael Gross Cover Image
Flight of the Wasp: The Rise, Fall, and Future of America's Original Ruling Class (Hardcover) By Michael Gross $30.00
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American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis By Adam Hochschild Cover Image
American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis (Paperback) By Adam Hochschild $24.99
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The Book That Started It All: The Original Working Manuscript of Alcoholics Anonymous By Anonymous Cover Image
The Book That Started It All: The Original Working Manuscript of Alcoholics Anonymous (Hardcover) By Anonymous $79.00
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Harry Tiebout: The Collected Writings By Anonymous Cover Image
Harry Tiebout: The Collected Writings (Paperback) By Anonymous $17.95
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Pockets: An Intimate History of How We Keep Things Close By Hannah Carlson Cover Image
Pockets: An Intimate History of How We Keep Things Close (Hardcover) By Hannah Carlson $35.00
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The Witch of New York: The Trials of Polly Bodine and the Cursed Birth of Tabloid Justice By Alex Hortis Cover Image
The Witch of New York: The Trials of Polly Bodine and the Cursed Birth of Tabloid Justice (Hardcover) By Alex Hortis $29.95
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Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language By Amanda Montell Cover Image
Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language (Paperback) By Amanda Montell $21.99
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Who Owns This Sentence?: A History of Copyrights and Wrongs By David Bellos, Alexandre Montagu Cover Image
Who Owns This Sentence?: A History of Copyrights and Wrongs (Hardcover) By David Bellos, Alexandre Montagu $28.99
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Into the Bright Sunshine: Young Hubert Humphrey and the Fight for Civil Rights (Pivotal Moments in American History) By Samuel G. Freedman Cover Image
Into the Bright Sunshine: Young Hubert Humphrey and the Fight for Civil Rights (Pivotal Moments in American History) (Hardcover) By Samuel G. Freedman $34.95
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