Jay Bahadur - Travel - 2011 - 288 pages
Inside Their Hidden World Jay Bahadur. consisting of a mothership towing two
skiffs—half of which had been intercepted before reaching open ocean, and half
captured in the wake of attempted hijackings. The success of their shift in strategy
Paul Theroux - Travel - 2013 - 368 pages
. . His readers can only be grateful." — Seattle Times “If this book is proof, age has not slowed Theroux or encouraged him to rest on his achievements . . .
Anne Fausto-Sterling - Social Science - 2008 - 496 pages
In this brilliant and provocative book, the acclaimed author of Myths of Gender argues that even the most fundamental knowledge about sex is shaped by the culture in which scientific knowledge is produced.Drawing on astonishing real-life ...
Eleanor Herman - History - 2009 - 320 pages
Alive with flamboyant characters, outrageous humor, and stirring poignancy, this glittering tale of passion and politics chronicles five hundred years of scintillating women and the kings who loved them.