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  • Economics for the Common Good
    Tirole, Jean
    When Jean Tirole won the Nobel Prize in Economics, he suddenly found himself being stopped in the street by strangers and asked to comment on current events far from his own research. His transformation from academic economist to public intellectual prompted him to reflect more deeply on the role economists and their discipline play in society. The result is Economics for the C...

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  • On the Come Up
    Angie Thomas
    u003cpu003eThis is the highly anticipated second novel by Angie Thomas, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling, award-winning The Hate U Give.u003c/pu003eu003cpu003eSixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least win her first battle. As the daughter of an underground hip hop legend who died right before he hit big, Bri’s got massi...

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  • Machines Like Me
    McEwan, Ian
    Machines Like Me occurs in an alternative 1980s London. Britain has lost the Falklands War, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power, and Alan Turing achieves a breakthrough in artificial intelligence. In a world not quite like this one, two lovers will be tested beyond their understanding. Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Mi...

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  • Tao Te Ching
    Lao Tzu
    The original mindfulness book, in a landmark new translation by the award-winning translator of the I Ching and The Art of War The most translated book in the world after the Bible, the Tao Te Ching, or “Book of the Tao,” is a guide to cultivating a life of peace, serenity, and compassion. Through aphorisms and parable, it leads readers toward the Tao, or the “Way”: harmony wit...

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  • Astounding
    Nevala-Lee, Alec
    u003cpu003eAn Economist Best Book of the Yearu003c/pu003eu003cpu003eA Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Best Book of 2018u003c/pu003eu003cpu003e"Enthralling…A clarion call to enlarge American literary history.” — Washington Postu003c/pu003eu003cpu003e“Engrossing, well-researched… This sure-footed history addresses important issues, such as the lack of racial diversity and gender parit...

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  • The Third Revolution
    Economy, Elizabeth C.
    In The Third Revolution, eminent China scholar Elizabeth C. Economy provides an incisive look at the transformative changes underway in China today. Chinese leader Xi Jinping has unleashed a powerful set of political and economic reforms: the centralization of power under Xi, himself, the expansion of the Communist Party's role in Chinese political, social, and economic life, a...

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  • Run River
    Didion, Joan
    Joan Didion's electrifying first novel is a haunting portrait of a marriage whose wrong turns and betrayals are at once absolutely idiosyncratic and a razor-sharp commentary on the history of California. Everett McClellan and his wife, Lily, are the great-grandchildren of pioneers, and what happens to them is a tragic epilogue to the pioneer experience, a story of murder and be...

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  • Something Happened
    Heller, Joseph
    Bob Slocum was living the American dream. He had a beautiful wife, three lovely children, a nice house...and all the mistresses he desired. He had it all -- all, that is, but happiness. Slocum was discontent. Inevitably, inexorably, his discontent deteriorated into desolation until...something happened. Something Happened is Joseph Heller's wonderfully inventive and controversi...

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  • Giacometti
    Giacometti, Alberto
    A fresh appraisal of Giacometti's output, from painting to sculptureThis comprehensive survey of the work of the Swiss-born modern master Alberto Giacometti offers a fresh and incisive account of his creative output. Published on the occasion of Giacometti's first major museum presentation in the US in over a decade, the volume brings together nearly 200 sculptures, paintings a...

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  • Science In The Soul
    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The legendary biologist and bestselling author mounts a timely and passionate defense of science and clear thinking with this career-spanning collection of essays, including twenty pieces published in the United States for the first time. For decades, Richard Dawkins has been a brilliant scientific communicator, consistently illuminating the wonders ...

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  • LAB
    Fishman, Mark C.
    Los laboratorios son tanto monasterios como estaciones espaciales, que evocan las grandes ideas de generaciones pasadas y las tecnologías para impulsar el futuro. Sin embargo, el diseño estándar de laboratorio ha cambiado poco en los últimos años. Aquí Mark Fishman describe cómo construir laboratorios como hogares para científicos, para acomodar no solo sus herramientas elegant...

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  • Flappers And Philosophers
    Fitzgerald, F. Scott
    Flappers and Philosophers was published in 1920 on the heels of Fitzgerald's sensational debut, This Side of Paradise, and anticipated themes in The Great Gatsby. This iconic collection marks the writer's entry into short fiction, and contains some of his most famous early stories, including "Bernice Bobs Her Hair," "The Ice Palace," "Head and Shoulders," and "The Offshore Pira...

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  • Globalization And Its Discontents: Revisited
    Stiglitz, Joseph E.
    In this crucial expansion and update of his landmark bestseller, renowned economist and Nobel Prize winner Joseph E. Stiglitz addresses globalization's new discontents in the United States and Europe. Immediately upon publication, Globalization and Its Discontents became a touchstone in the globalization debate by demonstrating how the International Monetary Fund, other major i...

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  • Gauguin
    Groom, Gloria
    An unprecedented exploration of Gauguin's works in various media, from works on paper to clay and furniturePaul Gauguin (1848-1903) was a creative force above and beyond his legendary work as a painter. Surveying the full scope of his career-spanning experiments in different media and formats-clay, works on paper, wood, and paint, as well as furniture and decorative friezes-thi...

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  • A Collection of Latin American Modern...
    Finotti, Leonardo
    A Collection of Latin American Modern Architecture is part of an ongoing series by one of the leading architectural photographers, Leonardo Finotti. It presents roughly one hundred of Finotti’s photographs of undiscovered Latin American modern architecture he took over the past eight years and offers an important overview of the region.The way the photographs are taken and pres...

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  • Strategic Design: 8 Essential Practices...
    Calabretta, Giulia / Gemser, Gerda / Karpen, Ingo
    Design professionals’ in innovation are no longer just executors of new product and/or service design briefs but are increasingly involved in the crafting of these briefs and in the strategic decisions leading to these briefs. Their rol is growing towards a more strategic one. In order to effectively play this role, design professionals need to master a set of strategic practic...

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  • Hannah Höch: Life Portrait
    Köhne, Orgel
    German photomonteur Hannah Höch (1889–1978) is best known for her association with the Berlin Dadaists. But her life and artistic career far outlasted Dada, spanning two world wars and most of the 20th century. And at the age of 83, Höch began to look back.The result was Höch’s last--and largest, at nearly 4 x 5 feet--photo-collage, “Life Portrait,” created between 1972 and 197...

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  • Frank Auerbach
    Lampert, Catherine
    Born in Berlin in 1931 to Jewish parents, the eight-year-old Auerbach was sent to England in 1939 to escape the Nazi regime. His parents stayed behind and died in a concentration camp in 1943. Now in his eighties, Auerbach is still producing his distinctly sculptural paintings of friends, family and surroundings in north London, where he has made his home since the war. The art...

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  • A Decent Ride
    Welsh, Irvine
    This book is short-listed for the 2015 Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize for comic fiction. A rampaging force of nature is wreaking havoc on the streets of Edinburgh, but has top shagger, drug-dealer, gonzo-porn-star and taxi-driver, 'Juice' Terry Lawson, finally met his match in Hurricane 'Bawbag'? Can Terry discover the fate of the missing beauty, Jinty Magdalen, and keep he...

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  • Minor White
    Martineau, Paul
    Controversial, misunderstood, and sometimes overlooked, Minor White (1908–1976) is one of the great photographers of the twentieth century, whose ideas exerted a powerful influence on a generation of photographers and still resonate today. His photographic career began in 1938 in Portland, Oregon, with assignments for the WPA (Works Progress Administration). After serving in Wo...

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  • Major Works, The
    Pope, Alexander
    This fine edition features a comprehensive biographical index, as well as an introduction and invaluable notes. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable f...

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  • Karl Marx
    Berlin, Isaiah
    Isaiah Berlin's intellectual biography of Karl Marx has long been recognized as one of the best concise accounts of the life and thought of the man who had, in Berlin's words, a more "direct, deliberate, and powerful" influence on mankind than any other nineteenth-century thinker. A brilliantly lucid work of synthesis and exposition, the book introduces Marx's ideas and sets th...

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  • Nothing Like the Sun
    Anthony Burgess
    A magnificent, bawdy telling of Shakespeare's love life, following young Will's maturation into sex and writing. A playful romp, it is at the same time a serious look at the forces that midwife art, the effects of time and place, and the ordinariness that is found side by side with the extraordinariness of genius.“Burgess can remake reality not only in his own writing but also ...

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  • Just Visiting This Planet
    Tyson, Neil De Grasse
    In a companion volume to Merlin's Tour of the Universe, here is a completely new collection of questions and answers about the cosmos for stargazers of all ages.Whether waxing about Earth and its environs, the Sun and its stellar siblings, the world of light, physical laws, or galaxies near and far, Merlin--a fictional visitor from Planet Omniscia--is easy to understand, often ...

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  • To Show and to Tell
    Phillip Lopate
    u003cbu003eA long-awaited new book on personal writing from Phillip Lopate—celebrated essayist, the director of Columbia University’s nonfiction program, and editor of u003ciu003eThe Art of the Personal Essayu003c/iu003e.u003c/bu003eu003cbru003eu003cbru003eDistinguished author Phillip Lopate, editor of the celebrated anthology u003ciu003eThe Art of the Personal Essay, u003c/iu0...

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  • Crooked Timber of Humanity, The
    Berlin, Isaiah / Hardy, Henry / Banville, John
    "Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made."--Immanuel Kant Isaiah Berlin was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century--an activist of the intellect who marshaled vast erudition and eloquence in defense of the endangered values of individual liberty and moral and political plurality. In The Crooked Timber of Humanity he expose...

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  • Hedgehog and the Fox, The
    Berlin, Isaih / Hardy, Henry / Ignatieff, Michael
    "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing." This ancient Greek aphorism, preserved in a fragment from the poet Archilochus, describes the central thesis of Isaiah Berlin's masterly essay on Leo Tolstoy and the philosophy of history, the subject of the epilogue to War and Peace. Although there have been many interpretations of the adage, Berlin uses it to ...

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  • The Lady of the Rivers
    Gregory, Philippa
    #1 New York Times bestselling author and "queen of royal fiction" (USA TODAY) Philippa Gregory brings to life the story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman of passion and of legend who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the War of the Roses to bring her family unimaginable power. When the young and beautiful Jacquetta is married to the older Duke of ...

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  • Green Mars
    Robinson, Kim Stanley
    Nearly a generation has passed since the first pioneers landed, but the transformation of Mars to an Earth-like planet has just begun. In Green Mars the colonists will attempt to turn the red planet into a lush garden for humanity. They will bombard the atmosphere with ice meteorites to add moisture. They will seed the red deserts with genetically engineered plants. Then they w...

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  • Great Transformation, The
    Polanyi, Karl
    In this classic work of economic history and social theory, Karl Polanyi analyzes the economic and social changes brought about by the "great transformation" of the Industrial Revolution. His analysis explains not only the deficiencies of the self-regulating market, but the potentially dire social consequences of untempered market capitalism. New introductory material reveals t...

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