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The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
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Jun 29, 2015
The Politics of the Family
Jan 2004
Jan 20, 2008
The Politics of Experience/The Bird of Paradise
Nov 2003
Jan 20, 2008
Self and Others
Mar 2004
Jan 20, 2008
All About Love: New Visions
Aug 2007
Jan 20, 2008
No Logo
Jul 2002
Jan 20, 2008
Welcome to the Machine: Science, Surveillance, and the Culture of Control
Oct 2004
Feb 16, 2008
Culture Jam: How To Reverse America's Suicidal Consumer Binge - And Why We Must
just do it.
Dec 2003
Nov 28, 2007
A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present
thanks howie!
May 2003
Jan 20, 2008
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy
keep shopping, nothing to see here.
Sep 2004
Jan 20, 2008
I'm a Lebowski, You're a Lebowski: Life, The Big Lebowski, and What Have You
please lower your voice, sir, this is a family restaurant.
Aug 2007
Feb 17, 2008
"how dare you have fun when christ died on the cross for you! was he having fun?"
Aug 2003
Jan 20, 2008
Revolution of Everyday Life
"down with a world in which the guarantee that we will not die of starvation has been purchased with the guarantee that we will die of boredom."
Jun 2007
Feb 14, 2008
No More Prisons: Urban Life, Home-Schooling, Hip-Hop Leadership, the Cool Rich Kids Movement, a Hitchhiker's Guide to Community Organzing, and Why Philanthropy is the Greatest Art Form of the 21st Century!
"it isn't about justice or peace or freedom or equality. it's about our very survival. the challenge before us as a human race in ensuring our own con ...more
Jun 2002
Feb 14, 2008
Let Me Stand Alone: The Journals of Rachel Corrie
this is an immensely rich collection, abounding with emotion, humility, and grace. i found myself reading early entries (written while still in her m ...more
Nov 2007
Nov 23, 2007
In the Absence of the Sacred: The Failure of Technology and the Survival of the Indian Nations
jerry mander is an engrossing writer, his evidence well-researched and convincing. this book is important because it not only upends many of the fall ...more
Apr 1999
Nov 25, 2007
Echoes of Notre Dame Football: Great and Memorable Moments of the Fighting Irish (with 2 audio CDs)
one hundred fifty pages of glossy goodness relive the greatest moments of college football's most storied program, from the rockne days through the mo ...more
Oct 2006
Mar 20, 2008
War is a Racket: The Antiwar Classic by America's Most Decorated Soldier
when the most decorated marine in u.s. history has penned a scathing, ferocious, and reasoned polemic against armed conflict (as well as the military ...more
Dec 2006
Nov 28, 2007
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam
this collection is incomparably moving and utterly compelling. it was adapted for the stage when i was in high school, and on opening night we had a l ...more
Sep 1995
Feb 17, 2008
In Search of the Primitive: A Critique of Civilization
diamond was an anthropologist and professor, so much of this book (subtitled "a critique of civilization") was penned rather academically. still, it ...more
May 2007
Feb 16, 2008
Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression
someplace like america: tales from the new great depression, as with so many other important and deserving books, may never enjoy the level of attenti ...more
Feb 2012
Feb 01, 2012
Death to the BCS: The Definitive Case Against the Bowl Championship Series: Totally Revised and Updated 2011 Edition
the bowl championship series is an utter debacle. while a majority of college football fans, even the most lackadaisical, must know this well, the ext ...more
Dec 2011
Dec 20, 2011
Here and Now: Letters (2008-2011)
an epistolary exchange of two literary luminaries, here and now collects three years of written correspondence between novelists j.m. coetzee and paul ...more
Apr 2013
Apr 03, 2013
Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything
the variability of translations is incontrovertible evidence of the limitless flexibility of human minds

is that a fish in your ear? is an accessible,
Oct 2012
Oct 30, 2012
God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
few books in the past decade have elicited as much fervent criticism, charged rhetoric, and heated opposition as christopher hitchens' antitheist expo ...more
Feb 2012
Feb 29, 2012
Too High to Fail: Cannabis and the New Green Economic Revolution
to anyone that has been paying attention for the past few decades (or can recall the lessons of alcohol prohibition), it is rather evident that the wa ...more
Jun 2013
Jun 26, 2013
Make Good Art
after a video recording of neil gaiman's 2012 commencement speech at the university of the arts in philly went viral, it only made sense that it would ...more
May 2013
May 10, 2013
The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession
interesting, but in no way thrilling or captivating, the man who loved books too much: the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary ...more
Jan 2010
Jan 17, 2010
The Lost Art of Reading: Why Books Matter in a Distracted Time
the lost art of reading was adapted from a much shorter piece that originally appeared in the los angeles times (for whom david ulin formerly served a ...more
Apr 2011
Apr 04, 2011
The Golden Section: Nature’s Greatest Secret
a slim work in the wooden books series, the golden section offers a very cursory introduction into the golden ratio, (aka the golden mean or φ, phi) - ...more
Mar 2014
Mar 14, 2014
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