An Infinite History The Story of a Family in France over Three Centuries

This audiobook narrated by Eve Matheson tells the story of social change in France through the experiences of a single extended family across five generationsMarie Aymard was an...

Eva Palmer Sikelianos A Life in Ruins

This audiobook narrated by Suzanne Stroh reveals the untold story of a visionary twentieth-century American performer who devoted her life to the revival of ancient Greek...

The Cheating Cell How Evolution Helps Us Understand and Treat Cancer

A fundamental and groundbreaking reassessment of how we view and manage cancer When we think of the forces driving cancer, we don’t necessarily think of evolution. But evolution...

Lives of Houses

A group of notable writers—including UK poet laureate Simon Armitage, Julian Barnes, Margaret MacMillan, and Jenny Uglow—celebrate our fascination with the houses of famous...

Digging Up Armageddon The Search for the Lost City of Solomon

A vivid portrait of the early years of biblical archaeology from the acclaimed author of 1177 BC: The Year Civilization CollapsedIn 1925, James Henry Breasted, famed Egyptologist...

Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism

New York Times BestsellerWall Street Journal BestsellerFrom economist Anne Case and Nobel Prize winner Angus Deaton, a groundbreaking account of how the flaws in capitalism are...

Brooklyn The Once and Future City

An unprecedented history of Brooklyn, told through its places, buildings, and the people who made them, from the early seventeenth century to todayAmerica's most storied urban...

Digital Cash The Unknown History Of The Anarchists, Utopians, And Technologists Who Created Cryptocurrency

The fascinating untold story of digital cash and its creators—from experiments in the 1970s to the mania over Bitcoin and other cryptocurrenciesBitcoin may appear to be a...

The Drama Of Celebrity

A bold new account of how celebrity worksWhy do so many people care so much about celebrities? Who decides who gets to be a star? What are the privileges and pleasures of fandom?...

Will This Be on the Test? What Your Professors Really Want You to Know about Succeeding in College

The essential survival guide for college students Getting into college takes plenty of hard work, but knowing what your professors expect of you once you get there can be even...

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