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The Great Beanie Baby Bubble: Mass Delusion and the Dark Side of Cute
3.88
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Apr 08, 2015
 
Papyrus: The Plant that Changed the World: From Ancient Egypt to Today's Water Wars
3.90
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Jul 12, 2014
 
Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World-from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief
3.90
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Feb 03, 2014
 
The Mushroom Hunters: On the Trail of Secrets, Eccentrics, and the American Dream
3.81
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Jan 08, 2014
 
Gold: A History, A Hunt, A Fever
3.37
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Dec 16, 2013
 
A History of Food in 100 Recipes
3.71
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Nov 15, 2013
Oct 31, 2013
 
Tilt: A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa
3.42
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Jul 17, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
 
Born on a Mountain Top: On the Road with Davy Crockett and the Ghosts of the Wild Frontier
3.75
it was amazing
Mar 25, 2013
Mar 24, 2013
 
Famous Firearms of the Old West: From Wild Bill Hickok's Colt Revolvers to Geronimo's Winchester, Twelve Guns That Shaped Our History
4.10
it was amazing
Feb 2013
Feb 01, 2013
 
On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks
3.64
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Jan 04, 2013
Dec 30, 2012
 
Thomas Jefferson's Creme Brulee: How a Founding Father and His Slave James Hemings Introduced French Cuisine to America
3.47
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Nov 28, 2012
Nov 29, 2012
 
Automate This: How Algorithms Came to Rule Our World
3.81
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Nov 08, 2012
Nov 06, 2012
 
Attention All Shipping: A Journey Round the Shipping Forecast
3.83
it was amazing
Sep 22, 2012
Sep 22, 2012
 
Drinking Water: A History
3.66
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Aug 28, 2012
Aug 28, 2012
 
Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet
3.47
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Jul 05, 2012
Jul 05, 2012
 
Visit Sunny Chernobyl: And Other Adventures in the World's Most Polluted Places
3.65
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Jun 09, 2012
Jun 09, 2012
 
Floating Gold: A Natural (and Unnatural) History of Ambergris
3.56
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Jun 05, 2012
May 30, 2012
 
Just My Type: A Book About Fonts
3.77
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Oct 11, 2011
Oct 07, 2011
 
Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks
3.85
it was amazing
Sep 29, 2011
Sep 20, 2011
 
Smoking Ears and Screaming Teeth: A Celebration of Scientific Eccentricity and Self-Experimentation
3.76
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Sep 10, 2011
Sep 05, 2011
 
Killer Stuff and Tons of Money: Seeking History and Hidden Gems in Flea-Market America
3.87
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Sep 05, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos
3.63
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Sep 14, 2011
Aug 25, 2011
 
Dog Days: A Year in the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile
3.72
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Jul 30, 2011
Jul 28, 2011
 
The Sinner's Grand Tour: A Journey Through the Historical Underbelly of Europe
3.43
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Jun 07, 2011
May 24, 2011
 
All Your Base Are Belong to Us: How Fifty Years of Videogames Conquered Pop Culture
3.53
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Apr 14, 2011
Apr 08, 2011
 
Indigo: In Search of the Color That Seduced the World
2.78
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Mar 26, 2011
Mar 22, 2011
 
Chocolate Wars: The 150-Year Rivalry Between the World's Greatest Chocolate Makers
3.63
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Jan 04, 2011
Dec 24, 2010
 
Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms & a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
3.63
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Dec 07, 2010
Dec 02, 2010
 
Keep the Change: A Clueless Tipper's Quest to Become the Guru of the Gratuity
3.51
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Nov 13, 2010
Nov 12, 2010
 
Sneaker Wars
3.68
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Nov 05, 2010
Oct 22, 2010
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