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The Real Warren Buffett: Managing Capital, Leading People
The Real Warren Buffett unveils the secret of how Warren Buffett led Berkshire Hathaway to staggering success.

Zeroing in on his original management style and leadership approach, author James O'Lough…
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What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence
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From Blackstone chairman, CEO, and co-founder Stephen A. Schwarzman, a long-awaited book that uses impactful episodes from Schwarzman's life to show readers how to build, tra…
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The Romantic's Guide: Hundreds of Creative Tips for a Lifetime of Love
The Romantic's Guide contains hundreds of tips for the romantically impaired. There are unique ideas on gift-giving, creative dating, having fun with food, and all the little things you can do each da…
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Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike
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In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of …
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The Courage to Be Disliked: How to Free Yourself, Change your Life and Achieve Real Happiness
The Japanese phenomenon that teaches us the simple yet profound lessons required to liberate our real selves and find lasting happiness.

The Courage to be Disliked shows you how to unlock the power wit…
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TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking
A New York Times Bestseller

For anyone who has ever been inspired by a TED talk…

 
...this is an insider’s guide to creating talks that are unforgettable.
 
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Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility
When it comes to recruiting, motivating, and creating great teams, Patty McCord says most companies have it all wrong. McCord helped create the unique and high-performing culture at Netflix, where she…
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Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General
Readers around the world have thrilled to Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesus—riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now fro…
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No Limits: Blow the CAP Off Your Capacity
#1 New York Times bestselling author John C. Maxwell's latest book will enhance the lives of leaders, professionals, and anyone who wants to achieve success and personal growth.We often treat the word…
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It Doesn't Take a Hero: The Autobiography of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf
He set his star by a simple motto: duty, honor,  country. Only rarely does history grant a single  individual the ability, personal charisma, moral  force, and intelligence to command the respect,  ad…
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It's Not about the Bike: My Journey Back to Life
It is such an all-American story. A lanky kid from Plano, Texas, is raised by a feisty, single parent who sacrifices for her son, who becomes one of our country's greatest athletes. Given that backgro…
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Beyond Belief: Finding the Strength to Come Back
Josh Hamilton was the first player chosen in the first round of the 1999 baseball draft. He was destined to be one of those rare "high-character " superstars. But in 2001, working his way from the min…
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Sons and Soldiers: The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned with the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler
Joining the ranks of Unbroken, Band of Brothers, and Boys in the Boat, the little-known saga of young German Jews, dubbed The Ritchie Boys, who fled Nazi Germany in the 1930s, came of age in America, …
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Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul
In 2008, Howard Schultz, the president and chairman of Starbucks, made the unprecedented decision to return as the CEO eight years after he stepped down from daily oversight of the company and became …
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Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other Writings
Philip Fisher gilt als einer der Pioniere der modernen Investmenttheorie und z�hlt zu den einflussreichsten Investoren aller Zeiten.

Seine Investmentphilosophien, die er vor fast 40 vorgestellt hat, …
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The Carbon Club
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As the climate crisis threatens more extreme bushfire seasons, droughts and floods, many Australians are demanding their leaders answer the question: 'Why didn't you do something?'

The Carbon Club rev…
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David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
In his #1 bestselling books The Tipping Point, Blink, and Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell has explored the ways we understand and change our world. Now he looks at the complex and surprising ways the weak …
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Dispatches From The Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival
In 2005, two tragedies--the Asian tsunami and Hurricane Katrina--turned CNN reporter Anderson Cooper into a media celebrity. Dispatches from the Edge, Cooper's memoir of "war, disasters and survival,…
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Fourth and Long: The Fight for the Soul of College Football
Why we love the game, what is at risk, and the fight to save it.

In search of the sport’s old ideals amid the roaring flood of hypocrisy and greed, bestselling author John U. Bacon embedded himself in …
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Not War But Murder: Cold Harbor 1864
Ernest Furgurson, author of Ashes of Glory and Chancellorsville 1863, brings his talents to a pivotal and often neglected Civil War battle–the fierce, unremitting slaughter at Cold Harbor, Virginia, w…
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A Reporter's Life
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"IMMEDIATELY ENGROSSING . . . [A] SPLENDID MEMOIR".
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2001: A Space Odyssey (Space Odyssey, #1)
On the Moon, an enigma is uncovered.

So great are the implications of this discovery that for the first time men are sent out deep into our solar system.

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Principles: Life and Work
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Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past forty years to create unique result…
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The Arthashastra
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The Arthashastra is an ancient Indian treatise on statecraft, economic policy and military strategy, written in Sanskrit. It identifies its author by the names 'Kauṭilya' and 'Vishnugupta', both names…
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Cut the Crap and Jargon: Lessons from the Start-up Trenches
Start-ups are the fountainheads of innovation that power this world. However, they lose the plot when they do not have access to timely, contextual and good quality advice based on a deep understandin…
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Earnhardt Nation: The Full-Throttle Saga of NASCAR's First Family
A colorful, fearless portrait of the larger-than-life first family of NASCAR, the Earnhardts, and the rise of the world’s fastest stock car racing organization.

More than sixty years ago, Ralph Earnhar…
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The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq
“A classic of war reporting...The author’s stories give heart-rending meaning to the lives and deaths of these men and women, even if policymakers generally have not.” —The New York Times

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Ethics for the New Millennium
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In a difficult, uncertain time, it takes a person of great courage, such as the Dalai Lama, to give us hope. Regardless of the violence and cynicism we see on television and read about in the news, th…
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The Pixar Touch: The Making of a Company
The Pixar Touch is a lively chronicle of Pixar Animation Studios' history and evolution, and the "fraternity of geeks" who shaped it. With the help of visionary businessman Steve Jobs and animating ge…
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The Thin Green Line: The Money Secrets of the Super Wealthy
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