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The Affirmative Action Puzzle

The Affirmative Action Puzzle

A rich, multifaceted history of affirmative action from the Civil Rights Act of 1866 through today’s tumultuous times   From acclaimed legal historian, author of a biography of Louis Brandeis (“Remarkable”...

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Invisible Americans

Invisible Americans

"A clarion call to address this most unjust blight upon the American landscape. Madrick has provided a valuable service in presenting a highly readable and cogent argument for change."--Mark...

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Lord of All the Dead

Lord of All the Dead

From the internationally renowned author of Soldiers of Salamis, a "nonfiction novel" about his own family history and the legacy of the Spanish Civil War.Javier...

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The Passion Economy

The Passion Economy

The brilliant creator of NPR's Planet Money podcast and award-winning New Yorker staff writer explains our current economy: laying out its internal logic and revealing...

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Physical Intelligence

Physical Intelligence

Elegantly written and deeply grounded in personal experience—works by Oliver Sacks come to mind—Physical Intelligence gives us a clear, illuminating examination...

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The Wapshot Chronicle

The Wapshot Chronicle

Pulitzer Prize-winner John Cheever's National Book Award-winning first novel, finally back in print. A Vintage Original.By 1957, John Cheever was already recognized...

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Interior Chinatown

Interior Chinatown

"One of the funniest books of the year has arrived, a delicious, ambitious Hollywood satire." —The Washington Post"Fresh and beautiful . . . Interior Chinatown represents yet another stellar destination in the journey...

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Margaret Thatcher: Herself Alone

Margaret Thatcher: Herself Alone

Charles Moore's masterful and authoritative biography of Britain's first female prime minister reaches its climax with the story of her zenith and her fall.How...

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Voices of History

Voices of History

A celebration of the great speeches of world history and cultural life. A VINTAGE ORIGINALIn this exuberant collection, acclaimed historian Simon Sebag Montefiore takes...

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Decoding "Despacito"

Decoding "Despacito"

Reported on and written by Leila Cobo, Billboard's VP of Latin Music and the world's ultimate authority on popular Latin music, The Real Story of Latin Music is...

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Think, Write, Speak

Think, Write, Speak

A rich compilation of the previously uncollected Russian and English prose and interviews of one of the twentieth century's greatest writers, edited by Nabokov experts Brian Boyd and Anastasia Tolstoy.“I...

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Finding Latinx

Finding Latinx

Young Latinos across the United States are redefining their identities, pushing boundaries, and awakening politically in powerful and surprising ways. Many of them—Afrolatino,...

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Mud and Stars

Mud and Stars

ONE OF SMITHSONIAN'S BEST TRAVEL BOOKS OF THE YEARSearching for a Russia not in the news, author Sara Wheeler embarks on an adventure inspired by the country's great literary...

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Love in the Time of Cholera (Illustrated Edition)

Love in the Time of Cholera (Illustrated Edition)

A beautifully packaged edition of one of García Márquez's most beloved novels, with never-before-seen color illustrations by the Chilean artist Luisa Rivera...

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Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen

Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen

In 1726, in the town of Godalming, England, a woman confounded the nation’s medical community by giving birth to seventeen rabbits. This astonishing true story is the basis...

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Galileo's Error

Galileo's Error

From a leading philosopher of the mind comes this lucid, provocative argument that offers a radically new picture of human consciousness—panpsychism.Understanding...

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Furious Hours

Furious Hours

In Furious Hours, Casey Cep masterfully brings together the tales of a serial killer in 1970s Alabama and of Harper Lee, the beloved author of To Kill a Mockingbird,...

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A Leg to Stand On

A Leg to Stand On

Here the doctor becomes a patient, as Dr. Sacks chronicles the mountaineering accident which left him with the uncanny feeling of being "legless," and raises profound questions of...

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Life Undercover

Life Undercover

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Fast and thrilling . . . Life Undercover reads as if a John le Carré character landed in Eat Pray Love." The New...

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Long Way Home

Long Way Home

A searing memoir about the rise, fall, and ultimate redemption of the scion of Hollywood royalty--son of Michael Douglas, grandson of Kirk Douglas. A moving, shocking, and inspiring...

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Sleep Donation

Sleep Donation

For the first time in paperback, a haunting novella from the uncannily imaginative author of the national bestsellers Swamplandia! and Orange World: the story of a deadly insomnia...

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Homeland

Homeland

Fernando Aramburu's internationally acclaimed novel evokes an unresolved history of violence, giving a fictional account of lives shattered by Basque terrorism even as it rekindles...

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Plagued by Fire

Plagued by Fire

Frank Lloyd Wright has long been known as a rank egotist who held in contempt almost everything aside from his own genius. Harder to detect, but no less real, is a Wright who fully...

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The Prince

The Prince

That Machiavelli’s name has become synonymous with cold-eyed political calculation only heightens the intrinsic fascination of The Prince—the...

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