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Sapiens: A Brief History Of Humankind
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|May 10, 2016

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Destined to become a modern classic in the vein of Guns, Germs, and Steel , Sapiens is a lively, groundbreaking history of humankind told from a unique perspective.      100,000 years ago, at least six species of human inhabited the…
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
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|May 7, 2019

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A Bill Gates Summer Reading Pick A "riveting and illuminating" (Yuval Noah Harari) new theory of how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't, by the Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of the landmark bestsellers Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse .…
Shoot For The Moon: The Space Race And The Extraordinary Voyage Of Apollo 11
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|March 12, 2019

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"This is the best book on Apollo that I have read. Extensively researched and meticulously accurate, it successfully traces not only the technical highlights of the program but also the contributions of the extraordinary people who made it possible." -Mike…
Spies Of No Country: Behind Enemy Lines At The Birth Of The Israeli Secret Service

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From the award-winning and critically-acclaimed author of Pumpkinflowers , the never-before-told story of the mysterious "Arab Section": the Jewish-"Arab" spies who, under deep cover in Beirut as refugees, helped the new State of Israel win the War of…
The Spy And The Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story Of The Cold War
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|September 18, 2018

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The celebrated author of A Spy Among Friends and Rogue Heroes returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling Cold War-era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work helped hasten the collapse of the Soviet Union. If anyone could be considered a…
Killers Of The Flower Moon: The Osage Murders And The Birth Of The Fbi
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|April 3, 2018

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST  A New York Times  Notable Book Named a best book of the year by Amazon,   Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, GQ, Time, Newsday, Entertainment…
The Curse Of Oak Island: The Story Of The World's Longest Treasure Hunt
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|December 11, 2018

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From longtime Rolling Stone contributing editor and journalist Randall Sullivan, The Curse of Oak Island explores the curious history of Oak Island and the generations of individuals who have tried and failed to unlock its secrets. In 1795, a teenager discovered…
21 Things You May Not Know About The Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation With…

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Based on a viral article, 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act is the essential guide to understanding the legal document and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous Peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer. Since its creation…
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West

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Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important and dramatic chapter in the American story—the settling of the Northwest Territory by dauntless pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals…
The Silk Roads: A New History Of The World
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|March 7, 2017

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Far more than a history of the Silk Roads, this book is truly a revelatory new history of the world, promising to destabilize notions of where we come from and where we are headed next. From the Middle East and its political instability to China and its economic…
Guns, Germs, And Steel: The Fates Of Human Societies
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|March 7, 2017

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In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production…
They Call Me George: The Untold Story of Black Train Porters and the Birth of Modern Canada
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|February 5, 2019

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A CBC BOOKS MUST-READ NONFICTION BOOK FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH Smartly dressed and smiling, Canada’s Black train porters were a familiar sight to the average passenger—yet their minority status rendered them politically invisible, second-class in the…
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