Julia Angwin - Business & Economics - 2009 - 384 pages
The Battle to Control the Most Popular Website in America Julia Angwin.
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T.R. Reid - Computers - 2007 - 320 pages
In this completely revised and updated edition of The Chip, T.R. Reid tells the gripping adventure story of their invention and of its growth into a global information industry. This is the story of how the digital age began.
Lisa Margonelli - Social Science - 2007 - 352 pages
Oil on the Brain is a smart, surprisingly funny account of the oil industry—the people, economies, and pipelines that bring us petroleum, brilliantly illuminating a world we encounter every day.
Adrian Bejan, J. Peder Zane - Science - 2012 - 288 pages
In this groundbreaking book, Adrian Bejan takes the recurring patterns in nature—trees, tributaries, air passages, neural networks, and lightning bolts—and reveals how a single principle of physics, the Constructal Law, accounts for the ...
Ross Pennie - Fiction - 2011 - 295 pages
Dr. Zol Szabo and infectious disease specialist Hamish Wakefield race against time to find the cause of a mysterious epidemic that may be linked to a contamination of the food supply.
Dick Lehr - True Crime - 2009 - 416 pages
A remarkable work of investigative journalism, The Fence details the shocking story of the attack, the attempted cover-up by police officers beholden to a "blue wall of silence," and the bitter repercussions on the lives of those involved.
Marilyn Fabe - Performing Arts - 2004 - 297 pages
Encompassing the earliest silent films as well as those that exploit the most recent technological innovations, this book gives us the particulars of how film—arguably the most influential of contemporary forms of ...
Meg Cabot, Mia Thermopolis - Fiction - 2009 - 432 pages
Princess Mia Thermopolis, Meg Cabot's most beloved character, has always been an outspoken animal-rights activist and committed environmentalist. In keeping with Mia's true spirit, Meg will be donating her advance to Greenpeace.