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Author: Louis Hyman
Release Date: August 21, 2018
The troubling history of how American work, American business--and perhaps even the American dream itself--became temporary

Foremost in the thinking of every working person in the United States is the basic question, how secure is my job.
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Author: Sam Anderson
Release Date: August 21, 2018
Award-winning journalist Sam Anderson’s long-awaited debut is a brilliant, kaleidoscopic narrative of Oklahoma City--a great American story of civics, basketball, and destiny.

Oklahoma City was born from chaos. It was founded in a bizarre but momentous "Land Run" in 1889, when thousands of people lined up along the borders of Oklahoma Territory and rushed in at noon to stake their claims.
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Author: Christian Di Spigna
Release Date: August 14, 2018
A rich and illuminating biography of America's forgotten Founding Father, the man who fomented rebellion and died heroically at Bunker Hill on the brink of revolution

Little has been known of one of the most important figures in early American history, Dr.
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Author: Bart van Es
Release Date: August 14, 2018
The extraordinary true story of a young Jewish girl in Holland under Nazi occupation who finds refuge in the homes of an underground network of foster families, one of them the author's grandparents

Bart van Es left Holland for England many years ago, but one story from his Dutch childhood never left him.
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Author: Hilary Spurling
Release Date: August 14, 2018
The author of the award-winning, two-volume Matisse. A Life, now gives us the long-awaited, definitive biography of literary master Anthony Powell--the critic, editor, and novelist known as "the English Proust"-- that, at the same time, takes us deep into twentieth-century London literary life.
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ISBN: 9780525642985
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Author: John David Mann and Brandon Webb
Release Date: August 07, 2018
From New York Times bestselling author and former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb. a four-step guide to making your fear work for you and not against you.

Brandon Webb has jumped out of airplanes, served as a sniper under terrifying conditions, and piloted planes through dangerous turbulence.
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Author: Nell Stevens
Release Date: August 07, 2018
History meets memoir in two irresistible true-life romances--one set in 19th century Rome, one in present-day Paris and London--linked by a bond between women writers a hundred years apart

In 1857, English novelist Elizabeth Gaskell completed her most famous work.
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Author: David D. Kirkpatrick | Narrator: David D. Kirkpatrick
Release Date: August 07, 2018
A candid narrative of how and why the Arab Spring sparked, then failed, and the truth about America's role in that failure and the subsequent military coup that put Sisi in power--from the Middle East correspondent of the New York Times.

In 2011, Egyptians of all sects, ages, and social classes shook off millennia of autocracy, then elected a Muslim Brotherhood president.
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ISBN: 9780525641582
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Author: Will Hunt | Narrator: Will Hunt
Release Date: July 24, 2018
For fans of quirky narrative histories, such as Confederates in the Attic and How Things Work, UNDERGROUND explores the mystical, primal, and enduring fascination we have with the worlds beneath our feet.

Will Hunt has explored caves and catacombs, subway systems and ancient mines.
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Author: William Atkins
Release Date: July 24, 2018
In the classic literary tradition of Bruce Chatwin and Geoff Dyer, a rich and exquisitely written account of travels in eight deserts on five continents that evokes the timeless allure of these remote and forbidding places.

One-third of the earth's surface is classified as desert.
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Author: Michiko Kakutani
Release Date: July 17, 2018
From Pulitzer Prize-winner Michiko Kakutani comes an incisive manifesto on America's retreat from reason.
 
Over the last three decades, Michiko Kakutani has been writing about the demise of objective truth in popular culture, academia, and contemporary politics.
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ISBN: 9780525635017
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Author: John F. Ross
Release Date: July 03, 2018
A timely new account of the first complete exploration of the Grand Canyon and Powell's subsequent career as a pioneer of sustainable development in the West-- a classic of American historical adventure that also lays the path for the environmental issues still with us today.
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