Steve Forbes, Elizabeth Ames - Business & Economics - 2012 - 288 pages
Acknowledgments. THE AUTHORS wish to thank the following people for their
support and encouragement. Larry Kirshbaunfs skilled representation and
insights helped make this book possible. At Crown, John Mahaney's editorial
vision and ...
Christopher Hayes - Political Science - 2012 - 320 pages
Upending well-worn ideological and partisan categories, Hayes entirely reorients our perspective on our times. Twilight of the Elites is the defining work of social criticism for the post-bailout age.
W. Bruce Cameron - Fiction - 2012 - 336 pages
More than just another endearing dog tale, A Dog's Journey is the moving story of unwavering loyalty and a love that crosses all barriers.
Bernd Heinrich - Nature - 2012 - 256 pages
From one of the finest naturalist/writers of our time, a fascinating investigation of Nature’s inspiring death-to-life cycle When a good friend with a severe illness wrote, asking if he might have his “green burial” at Bernd ...
Andrew Blum - Computers - 2012 - 304 pages
This is a book about real places on the map: their sounds and smells, their storied pasts, their physical details, and the people who live there.
Alan S. Blinder - Business & Economics - 2013 - 528 pages
Named one of the Ten Best Books of 2013 by Michiko Kakutani and the New York Times Book Review “Blinder is a master storyteller . . . one of the best books yet about the financial crisis.” —The Wall Street Journal Alan S. ...
Colin Powell - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 304 pages
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Simon Johnson - Business & Economics - 2010 - 240 pages
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Jim O'neill - Business & Economics - 2011 - 256 pages
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Bernd Heinrich - Nature - 2009 - 432 pages
At the heart of this book are Heinrich's love and respect for these complex and engaging creatures, and through his keen observation and analysis, we become their intimates too.