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34
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
4.02
Feb 25, 2015
Dec 28, 2014
 
32
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
4.13
Jan 22, 2015
Dec 28, 2014
 
33
Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
3.92
Feb 15, 2015
Dec 08, 2014
 
31
The Story of Earth: The First 4.5 Billion Years, from Stardust to Living Planet
4.12
Dec 18, 2014
Dec 02, 2014
 
30
The Innovators: How a Group of  Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution
3.95
Nov 15, 2014
Nov 29, 2014
 
29
Who Discovered America? The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas
3.10
Aug 31, 2014
Sep 10, 2014
 
27
Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origin of Species
4.05
Feb 18, 2014
Feb 17, 2014
 
23
The Seashell on the Mountaintop: A Story of Science, Sainthood, and the Humble Genius who Discovered a New History of the Earth
3.81
Jul 17, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
 
24
Lost in Shangri-la: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
3.79
Aug 11, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
 
25
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
4.25
Sep 25, 2013
Nov 29, 2010
 
19
The Age of Gold: The California Gold Rush and the New American Dream
3.98
Aug 2011
Nov 05, 2010
 
26
American Colossus: The Triumph of Capitalism, 1865-1900
3.79
Nov 27, 2013
Nov 05, 2010
 
22
For All the Tea in China: Espionage, Empire and the Secret Formula for the World's Favourite Drink
3.66
Nov 05, 2010
Nov 05, 2010
 
20
Cro-Magnon
3.67
Aug 2011
Nov 05, 2010
 
21
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa
4.14
not set
Nov 05, 2010
 
28
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
3.85
Apr 04, 2014
Nov 05, 2010
 
18
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City
3.56
Oct 07, 2010
Sep 21, 2010
 
3
Admiral Richard Byrd: Alone in the Antarctic
3.75
Sep 10, 2010
Sep 07, 2010
 
4
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
4.18
Jan 2003
Sep 04, 2010
 
11
Into Africa: The Epic Adventures of Stanley & Livingstone
4.01
Jan 2003
May 31, 2010
 
14
Shadow Divers
4.24
not set
May 31, 2010
 
5
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium
3.86
not set
May 31, 2010
 
13
Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Wild Frontier
4.20
not set
May 31, 2010
 
6
The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution
4.15
Jan 2009
Apr 19, 2010
 
7
Evolution
4.55
Jan 2008
Apr 19, 2010
 
8
The Reluctant Mr. Darwin: An Intimate Portrait of Charles Darwin and the Making of His Theory of Evolution
3.96
Oct 07, 2007
Apr 19, 2010
 
2
Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-69
3.91
Jan 1999
Apr 19, 2010
 
1
Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
4.07
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
10
The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring
4.04
Jan 2007
Apr 19, 2010
 
15
Proof
4.00
Feb 08, 2007
Apr 19, 2010
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