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  1. Higher hc

    Higher hc 100 Years of Boeing

    By Russ Banham

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    Over the course of a century, the Boeing Company has grown from a small outfit operating out of a converted boathouse—producing a single pontoon plane made from canvas and wood—into the world's largest aerospace company. The thrilling story of the celebrated organization i


  2. Lists of Note

    Lists of Note

    Compiled by Shaun Usher

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    Lists of Note curates 125 unputdownable entries from a list of names that are as eclectic and intriguing as its contents, which include myriad reasons given by ancient Egyptians for missing work, Albert Einstein's demands of his estranged wife, F. Scott Fitzgerald's extensive


  3. Waste-Free Kitchen Handbook pb

    Waste-Free Kitchen Handbook pb

    By Dana Gunders

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    Despite a growing awareness of food waste, many well-intentioned home cooks lack the tools to change their habits. This handbook—packed with engaging checklists, simple recipes, practical strategies, and educational infographics—is the ultimate tool for reducing food waste


  4. Hope and Other Luxuries hc

    Hope and Other Luxuries hc A Mothers Life with a Daughters Anorexia

    By Clare B. Dunkle

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    Clare Dunkle seemed to have an ideal life—two beautiful, high-achieving teenage daughters, a loving husband, and a satisfying and successful career as a children's book novelist. But it's when you let down your guard that the ax falls. Just after one daughter successfully conque


  5. Funny on Purpose

    Funny on Purpose The Definitive Guide to an Unpredictable Career in Comedy Standup + Improv + Sketch + TV + Writing + Directing + YouTube

    By Joe Randazzo, Foreword by John Hodgman

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    It takes guts to be a comedian, and it takes smarts to make a living off it. In this insider's guide, former Onion editor Joe Randazzo delivers a funny and insightful blueprint for those looking to turn their sense of humor into a vocation. Explaining how it works and how to break in,


  6. Way More than Luck

    Way More than Luck Commencement Speeches on Living with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills

    Other Various Authors

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    The commencement speech is the most popular public address of our time, shared every spring and remembered for years. Here, in an anthology of some of the finest of the genre, brilliant creative minds in every sector offer their wisdom: David Foster Wallace on living a compassionate l


  7. Conversation Sparks

    Conversation Sparks Trivia Worth Talking About

    By Ryan Chapman

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    Jump-start any conversation with this collection of over 350 fascinating, little-known facts. Hand-drawn speech bubbles and a charming conversationalist add personality to memorable tidbits on everything from the number of shipping containers lost at sea (about one per hour!) to now-r


  8. Green: A Field Guide to Marijuana

    Green: A Field Guide to Marijuana

    By Dan Michaels, Photographs by Erik Christiansen

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    Green: A Field Guide to Marijuana is required reading for a new generation of curious and sophisticated pot smokers. Presented in an eye-popping package and filled with hyperdetailed photography of individual buds, this essential guide to marijuana is smart, practical, and ex


  9. Roadmap

    Roadmap The Get-It-Together Guide for Figuring Out What to Do with Your Life

    Created by Brian McAllister, Created by Mike Marriner, Created by Nathan Gebhard

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    This welcome antidote to the fusty, no-longer-relevant career guide answers an old question—"So, what are you going to do with your life?"—in a groundbreaking way. From the team behind the inspirational TV series and campus and online resource, it is presented in a motivat


  10. Paddle Against the Flow

    Paddle Against the Flow Lessons on Life from Doers, Creators, and Cultural Rebels

    By HUCK Magazine

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    Nas on language, Cat Power on looking inward, Spike Jonze on loving what you do, and Kim Gordon on feeling the flow. These are just a few of the indie stars and surprising insights collected in this gorgeous book by Huck magazine. Since launching in 2006, Huck has be


  11. Art Before Breakfast

    Art Before Breakfast A Zillion Ways to Be More Creative, No Matter How Busy You Are

    By Danny Gregory

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    Packed with the signature can-do attitude that makes beloved artist Danny Gregory a creativity guru to thousands across the globe, this unique guide serves up a hearty helping of inspiration. For aspiring artists who want to draw and paint but just can't seem to find time in the day,


  12. The Egyptian Book of the Dead

    The Egyptian Book of the Dead The Book of Going Forth by Day

    Translated by Dr. Raymond Faulkner, Preface by Carol Andrews, Foreword by James Wasserman, Translated by Ogden Goelet

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    For millennia, the culture of the ancient Egyptians has fascinated historians and spiritual seekers. The 20th anniversary edition of this seminal work includes all-new material analyzing the progress in modern Egyptology. Written some 3,500 years ago, the Papyrus of Ani is the best-pr


  13. 7 Minutes to Fit

    7 Minutes to Fit 50 Anytime, Anywhere Interval Workouts

    By Brett Klika

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    There's a reason why searching Google for the New York Times article "The Scientific 7-Minute Workout" yields nearly 100 million results: we all want an exercise routine that's quick, efficient, and delivers powerful results. In 7 Minutes to Fit, the scientific study


  14. The Who, the What, and the When

    The Who, the What, and the When 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History

    By Jenny Volvovski, Julia Rothman, and Matt Lamothe

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    In the bestselling tradition of The Where, the Why, and the How, this offbeat illustrated history reveals 65 people you've probably never heard of, but who helped shape the word as we know it.


  15. No Plot? No Problem! Revised

    No Plot? No Problem! Revised A Low-stress, High-velocity Guide to Writing a Novel in 30 Days

    By Chris Baty

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    Chris Baty, founder of the wildly successful literary marathon known as National Novel Writing Month, has completely revised and expanded his definitive handbook for extreme noveling.


  16. Worn Stories

    Worn Stories Princeton Architectural Press

    By Emily Spivack

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    Everyone has a memoir in miniature in at least one piece of clothing. In Worn Stories, Emily Spivack has collected over sixty of these clothing-inspired narratives from cultural figures and talented storytellers.


  17. Rural Studio at Twenty: Designing and Building in Hale County, Alabama

    Rural Studio at Twenty: Designing and Building in Hale County, Alabama Princeton Architectural Press

    By Andrew Freear and Elena Barthel

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    With Andrea Oppenheimer Dean and Timothy Hursley For two decades the students of Auburn University’s Rural Studio have designed and built remarkable houses and community buildings for impoverished residents of Alabama’s Hale County, one of the poorest in the nation.


  18. Lincoln Memorial

    Lincoln Memorial The Story and Design of an American Monument

    By Jay Sacher • Illustrations by Chad Gowey

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    Though Abraham Lincoln remains one of the most beloved figures in American history and millions of people visit the Lincoln Memorial each year, few are familiar with the intriguing stories behind this national monument.


  19. Artists, Writers, Thinkers, Dreamers

    Artists, Writers, Thinkers, Dreamers Portraits of 50 Famous Folks & All Their Weird Stuff

    By James Gulliver Hancock

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    This cultural who’s-who illuminates 50 famous figures, from Leonardo da Vinci to Coco Chanel, through the fascinating trivia of their lives. Artist James Gulliver Hancock depicts historical icons in quirky annotated portraits surrounded by their associated possessions, baggage, and foibles.


  20. Isotype

    Isotype Design and Contexts 1925–1971 Princeton Architectural Press

    By Christopher Burke, Eric Kindel, and Sue Walker, editors

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    Austrian sociologist Otto Neurath developed the Isotype system of pictograms in the early 1930s as a way to communicate complex information in visual form.


  21. Permanent Change: Plastics in Architecture and Engineering

    Permanent Change: Plastics in Architecture and Engineering Princeton Architectural Press

    By Michael Bell and Craig Buckley, editors

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    Almost every industry in the world has benefited from the invention of plastics, but it is only in the recent past that they have begun to be appreciated as architectural materials in their own right. Plastics are quickly becoming one of the most ubiquitous materials in construction and have the potential to reshape the roles of architects and engineers, as well as the construction industry at large


  22. The Public Library: A Photographic Essay

    The Public Library: A Photographic Essay Princeton Architectural Press

    By Robert Dawson

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    Many of us have vivid recollections of childhood visits to a public library: the unmistakable musty scent, the excitement of checking out a stack of newly discovered books. Today, the more than 17,000 libraries in America also function as de facto community centers offering free access to the internet, job-hunting assistance, or a warm place to take shelter. And yet, across the country, cities large and small are closing public libraries or curtailing their hours of operation. Over the last eighteen years, photographer Robert Dawson has crisscrossed the country documenting hundreds of these endangered institutions.


  23. If—

    If— Creative Paperbacks

    By Rudyard Kipling; Illustrations by Giovanni Manna

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    When Rudyard Kipling wrote the poem "If—" in 1909, he was addressing his 12-year-old son, John, who would die in battle a few short years later during World War I.


  24. Self-Portrait With Seven Fingers

    Self-Portrait With Seven Fingers Creative Paperbacks

    By Jane Yolen

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    During Marc Chagall's long life, he found love, helped pioneer the modernist art movement, and painted.


  25. Meanwhile in San Francisco

    Meanwhile in San Francisco The City in its Own Words

    By Wendy MacNaughton

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    Take a stroll through the City by the Bay with renowned artist Wendy MacNaughton in this illustrated collection of everyday observations. With her beloved city as a backdrop, a sketchbook in hand, and a natural sense of curiosity, MacNaughton set out to capture locals in their own words.


  26. The Bike Deconstructed

    The Bike Deconstructed A Grand Tour of the Modern Bicycle Princeton Architectural Press

    By Richard Hallett

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    A metal frame, two wheels, pedals, a seat, and handlebars—on first glance, bicycles look pretty straightforward. And yet, even today's most stripped-down bicycles can feature as many as two hundred parts, each with a critical role to play.


  27. The Rooftop Beekeeper

    The Rooftop Beekeeper A Scrappy Guide to Keeping Urban Honeybees

    By Megan Paska

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    The number of urban beekeepers has escalated with more than 25 percent increases year over year in the United States and the United Kingdom. From a go-to authority on beekeeping and backyard farming, The Rooftop Beekeeper is the first handbook to explore the ease and charm of keeping bees in an urban environment.


  28. Conversations on the Hudson

    Conversations on the Hudson Princeton Architectural Press

    By Nick Hand

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    One spring day in 2012, fresh from his circumnavigation of the British Isles, English designer Nick Hand set off on his bicycle from Brooklyn, New York, and pedaled north along the Hudson River toward its source in the Adirondack Mountains.


  29. Spies Around the World: The CIA and Other American Spies

    Spies Around the World: The CIA and Other American Spies Creative Paperbacks

    By Michael E. Goodman

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    Tales of daring secret operatives and risky plots are not just the stuff of movies.


  30. Spies Around the World: The KGB and Other Russian Spies

    Spies Around the World: The KGB and Other Russian Spies Creative Paperbacks

    By Michael E. Goodman

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    Tales of daring secret operatives and risky plots are not just the stuff of movies.


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