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The Untouchables is the gripping true story of the team of men who broke the back of the vicious Chicago crime mob and its stranglehold on the nation, told by the man who orchestrated the effort. Enor…
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Sleepy Hollow: A Novelization (Includes the Classic Short Story)
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From the acclaimed master of action and suspense. The all time classic.


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Blood, Sweat & Gears. The Story of the Gray Ghost and the Junkyard Firebird
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A lone journalist unravels the mystery behind a Nazi war criminal's escape. In 1945, as the Allies closed in on war-ravaged Berlin, Hitler's personal secretary, Martin Bormann, made his escape. Since …
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The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World
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Road to Perdition (Road to Perdition, #1)
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Faust, Part Two
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This is a new translation of Faust, Part Two by David Luke, whose translation of Faust, Part I was the winner of the European Poetry Translation Prize. Here, Luke expertly imitates the varied verse-fo…
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