Three Laws of Nature A Little Book on Thermodynamics

A short and entertaining introduction to thermodynamics that uses real-world examples to explain accessibly an important but subtle scientific theory. A romantic description of...

Vietnam There & Back: A Combat Medic's Chronicle

In 1967, Jim Purtell left his small Midwestern town to join the US Army. He did so at a time when the country was pro-Vietnam and serving seemed an honorable thing to do. Little...

The Baby Bombers The Inside Story of the Next Yankees Dynasty

Derek Jeter and the "Core Four" have passed the torch to a new generation of Yankees superstars—featuring Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez, Luis Severino, and Greg Bird—who...

Geology A Very Short Introduction

In this Very Short Introduction, Jan Zalasiewicz gives a brief introduction to the fascinating field of geology. Describing how the science developed from its early beginnings, he...

Chop Suey A Cultural History of Chinese Food in the United States

In 1784, passengers on the ship Empress of China became the first Americans to land in China, and the first to eat Chinese food. Today there are over 40,000 Chinese restaurants...

Homeward Ship, Book 3

Life on the Ship has changed, and for Zax it means a return to the top.The Pilot Academy finally beckons and Zax battles for position against a competitor who brings a fascinating...

Web of Fear A Police Procedural Novel

A Girl Missing for the Whole World to SeeDetective Hannah Shor gets a case in the worst way possible-a friend calls her for help. Her twelve-year-old daughter has been kidnapped,...

Deadly Web A Police Procedural Novel

Detective Hannah Shor is desperate to prove her worth to her superiors, and herself. When a middle-aged man is found stabbed to death in his apartment, she might just get her...

Out of the Depths An Unforgettable WWII Story of Survival, Courage, and the Sinking of the USS Indianapolis

July 30, 1945-The USS Indianapolis and its 1,196-man crew is making its way toward a small island in the South Pacific. The ship is sailing unescorted, assured by headquarters the...

The Humane Economy

A major new exploration of the economics of animal exploitation and a practical roadmap for how we can use the marketplace to promote the welfare of all living creatures, from the...

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