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Kitty Kelley - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 656 pages
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Paul Strohm - Philosophy - 2011 - 152 pages
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Arkady Babchenko - History - 2009 - 416 pages
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Kevin Poulsen - Technology & Engineering - 2011 - 288 pages
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Jack Boulware, Silke Tudor - Music - 2009 - 512 pages
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Kim MacQuarrie - History - 2007 - 512 pages
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