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Nature
HomeGround
Barry Lopez (ed.)
Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape
Politics
AudacityofHope
Barack Obama
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
Psychology
PracticalPsychoanalysis
Owen Renik
Practical Psychoanalysis for Therapists & Patients
Cooking
StartingwithIngredients
Aliza Green
Starting With Ingredients: The Quintessential Recipes for the Way We Really Cook
Art
jacket cover
Virgil
The Aeneid
The new translation by Robert Fagles
U.S. History
RiseAmericanDemocracy
Sean Wilentz
The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln
Now in paper!
Science
TroublewithPhysics
Lee Smolin
The Trouble With Physics: The Rise of String Theory, the Fall of a Science, & What Comes Next
Science
SingularityisNear
Ray Kurzweil
The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology
Now in paper!
American Studies
HumboldtCurrent
Aaron Sachs
The Humboldt Current: Nineteenth-Century Exploration & the Roots of American Envionmentalism
African American Studies
WaitingTilMidnight
Peniel Joseph
Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America
Cooking
LifeisMeals
James & Kay Salter
Life Is Meals: A Food Lover’s Book of Days
Art
jacket cover
Jonathan Harr
The Lost Painting: The Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece
Now in paper!

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