Front Table
(Week of February 17th, 2013)

February 16th, 2013 by Front Table



  • The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov
  • Pitzer, Andrea
  • ¤ Pegasus
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism
  • Morozov, Evgeny
  • ¤ PublicAffairs
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South
  • Prashad, Vijay ; Ghali, Boutros-Boutros
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 300 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Ginkgo: The Tree That Time Forgot
  • Crane, Peter
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 408 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Environmental Studies


  • The Planning Game: Lessons from Great Cities
  • Garvin, Alexander
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Architecture


  • Fatal Flaws: How a Misfolded Protein Baffled Scientists and Changed the Way We Look at the Brain
  • Ingram, Jay
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Health & Medicine


  • Mutiny and Its Bounty: Leadership Lessons from the Age of Discovery
  • Murphy, Patrick J. ; Coye, Ray W.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-03-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • A History of Future Cities
  • Brook, Daniel
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Fear Itself: The New Deal and the Origins of Our Time
  • Katznelson, Ira
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 720 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The Art of Freedom: Teaching the Humanities to the Poor
  • Shorris, Earl
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
  • Tenorio-Trillo, Mauricio
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • Harvest: A Novel
  • Crace, Jim
  • ¤ Nan A. Talese
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Unfinished Empire: The Global Expansion of Britain
  • Darwin, John
  • ¤ Bloomsbury Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami
  • Ehrlich, Gretel
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • O.J. in the Morning, G&T at Night: Spirited Dispatches on Aging with Joie de Vivre
  • Hotchner, A. E.
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Lives & Letters


  • Vampires in the Lemon Grove: Stories
  • Russell, Karen
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Coolidge
  • Shlaes, Amity
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 576 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Little Known Facts: A Novel
  • Sneed, Christine
  • ¤ Bloomsbury USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Why Priests?: A Failed Tradition
  • Wills, Garry
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology


  • The Dancing Goddesses: Folklore, Archaeology, and the Origins of European Dance
  • Barber, Elizabeth Wayland
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Folktales


  • FDR and the Jews
  • Breitman, Richard ; Lichtman, Allan J.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • What Art Is
  • Danto, Arthur C.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Dasein Disclosed: John Haugeland’s Heidegger
  • Haugeland, John
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Gandhian Moment
  • Jahanbegloo, Ramin ; Lama, the Dalai (Foreword by)
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Landscapes of the Metropolis of Death: Reflections on Memory and Imagination
  • Kulka, Otto Dov
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 144 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • Adam Ferguson in the Scottish Enlightenment: The Roman Past and Europe’s Future
  • McDaniel, Iain
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Aristotle on Practical Wisdom:
  • Reeve, C. D. C.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Technologies of Choice?: ICTs, Development, and the Capabilities Approach (The Information Society Series)
  • Kleine, Dorothea
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 280 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles: A Novel
  • Jr., Ron Currie
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Detroit: An American Autopsy
  • LeDuff, Charlie
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Creating Room to Read: A Story of Hope in the Battle for Global Literacy
  • Wood, John
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: International Relations


  • Frances and Bernard
  • Bauer, Carlene
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Rainbow Troops: A Novel
  • Hirata, Andrea
  • ¤ Sarah Crichton Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science
  • Irmscher, Christoph
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • See Now Then: A Novel
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Is God Happy?: Selected Essays
  • Kolakowski, Leszek
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Normal Bar: The Surprising Secrets of Happy Couples and What They Reveal About Creating a New Normal in Your Relationship
  • Northrup, Chrisanna ; Schwartz, Pepper ; Witte, James
  • ¤ Harmony
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • How Literature Saved My Life
  • Shields, David
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Miracles of Life: Shanghai to Shepperton, An Autobiography
  • Ballard, J. G. ; Miéville, China
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • A Palette of Particles
  • Bernstein, Jeremy
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Democracy in Retreat: The Revolt of the Middle Class and the Worldwide Decline of Representative Government (Council on Foreign Relations Books)
  • Kurlantzick, Joshua
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Making Scientists: Six Principles for Effective College Teaching
  • Light, Gregory ; Micari, Marina
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition
  • Nirenberg, David
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 624 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • Spartacus (Revealing Antiquity)
  • Schiavone, Aldo
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • The City of Devi: A Novel
  • Suri, Manil
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • P. G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters
  • Wodehouse, P. G.
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-02-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 640 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Lives & Letters


  • The King of Infinite Space: Euclid and His Elements
  • Berlinski, David
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change
  • Gore, Al
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Engineers of Victory: The Problem Solvers Who Turned The Tide in the Second World War
  • Kennedy, Paul
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: General


  • Physics in Mind: A Quantum View of the Brain
  • Loewenstein, Werner
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • American Isis: The Life and Art of Sylvia Plath
  • Rollyson, Carl
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Lives & Letters


  • American Umpire
  • Hoffman, Elizabeth Cobbs
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Gandhi’s Printing Press: Experiments in Slow Reading
  • Hofmeyr, Isabel
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom
  • Johnson, Walter
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • Israel Has Moved
  • Pinto, Diana
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • Homer’s Turk: How Classics Shaped Ideas of the East
  • Toner, Jerry
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • A Great and Monstrous Thing: London in the Eighteenth Century
  • White, Jerry
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 704 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Sharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American South
  • Wright, Gavin
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Measure of Civilization: How Social Development Decides the Fate of Nations
  • Morris, Ian
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Views of the Cordilleras and Monuments of the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: A Critical Edition (Alexander von Humboldt in English)
  • Humboldt, Alexander von ; Poynter, J. Ryan ; Rayo, Giorleny D. Altamirano
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 664 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Latin American


  • What Kinship Is-And Is Not
  • Sahlins, Marshall
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 120 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • After the Music Stopped: The Financial Crisis, the Response, and the Work Ahead
  • Blinder, Alan S.
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The First Muslim: The Story of Muhammad
  • Hazleton, Lesley
  • ¤ Riverhead Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Islamic Studies


  • Artful
  • Smith, Ali
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Plato’s Republic: A Dialogue in 16 Chapters
  • Badiou, Alain ; Reinhard, Kenneth (Introduction)
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
  • Ball, Edward
  • ¤ Doubleday
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe (Science Essentials)
  • Ostriker, Jeremiah P. ; Mitton, Simon
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • A Jew Among Romans: The Life and Legacy of Flavius Josephus
  • Raphael, Frederic
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • The Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay
  • Bravin, Jess
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Occupy the Future (Boston Review Books)
  • Grusky, David ; McAdam, Doug ; Reich, Rob ; Satz, Debra
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief
  • Wright, Lawrence
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present
  • Boot, Max
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 784 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction
  • Kidder, Tracy ; Todd, Richard
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Writing & Publishing


  • The Taste of Ashes: The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in Eastern Europe
  • Shore, Marci
  • ¤ Crown
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Eastern European


  • My Beloved World
  • Sotomayor, Sonia
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • The Pinecone: The Story of Sarah Losh, Forgotten Romantic Heroine–Antiquarian, Architect, and Visionary
  • Uglow, Jenny
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Architecture


  • Five Myths about Nuclear Weapons
  • Wilson, Ward
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party (George Gund Foundation Imprint in African American Studies)
  • Bloom, Joshua
  • ¤ University of California Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Teenage Citizens: The Political Theories of the Young
  • Flanagan, Constance A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Word by Word: Emancipation and the Act of Writing
  • Hager, Christopher
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • An Anatomy of Chinese: Rhythm, Metaphor, Politics
  • Link, Perry
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 376 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Linguistics


  • Recognizing Public Value
  • Moore, Mark H.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Tropic Death
  • Walrond, Eric ; Rampersad, Arnold (Introduction)
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Europe before Rome: A Site-by-Site Tour of the Stone, Bronze, and Iron Ages
  • Price, T. Douglas
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement
  • Branch, Taylor
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster
  • Katz, Jonathan M.
  • ¤ Palgrave Macmillan
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Happy Life: The Search for Contentment in the Modern World
  • Malouf, David
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 112 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Tenth of December: Stories
  • Saunders, George
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People
  • Shubin, Neil
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Ambition, A History: From Vice to Virtue
  • King, William Casey
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Finding Camlann: A Novel
  • Pidgeon, Sean
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data
  • Wheelan, Charles
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 302 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Statistics


  • Britain Begins
  • Cunliffe, Barry
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Reason and Imagination: The Selected Correspondence of Learned Hand
  • Jordan, Constance ; Dworkin, Ronald
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable
  • Weatherall, James Owen
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Philosophy Shop: Ideas, Activities and Questions to Get People, Young and Old, Thinking Philosophically
  • Worley, Peter ; Adamson, Peter (Contribution by) ; Hobbs, Angela Hunter (Contribution by) ; Jeffery, Ben (Contribution by)
  • ¤ Independent Thinking Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2013-01-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 200 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?
  • Diamond, Jared
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept
  • Nongbri, Brent
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
  • Pink, Daniel H.
  • ¤ Riverhead Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Lost Carving: A Journey to the Heart of Making
  • Esterly, David
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks
  • Garfield, Simon
  • ¤ Gotham
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cartography


  • Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson
  • Ransby, Barbara
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 424 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Best of Punk Magazine
  • Holmstrom, John
  • ¤ It Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 372 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Becoming Right: How Campuses Shape Young Conservatives (Princeton Studies in Cultural Sociology)
  • Binder, Amy J. ; Wood, Kate
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 422 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Robert Duncan: The Collected Early Poems and Plays
  • Duncan, Robert
  • ¤ University of California Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 875 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and Other Stories
  • Lear, Edward
  • ¤ British Library
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 80 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Kids: Poetry


  • Pow!
  • Yan, Mo
  • ¤ Seagull Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 440 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • New York Nights
  • Murray, James T.
  • ¤ Gingko Press Inc.
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 276 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • On Teaching Religion: Essays by Jonathan Z. Smith
  • Lehrich, Christopher I.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • The Varieties of Vernacular Mysticism: 1350-1550 (The Presence of God)
  • McGinn, Bernard
  • ¤ The Crossroad Publishing Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 864 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology


  • Leo Strauss on Moses Mendelssohn
  • Strauss, Leo ; Yaffe, Martin D.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Earthquake Observers: Disaster Science from Lisbon to Richter
  • Coen, Deborah R.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 360 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Alone in America: The Stories that Matter
  • Ferguson, Robert A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Democratic Reason: Politics, Collective Intelligence, and the Rule of the Many
  • Landemore, Hélène
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Accelerating Democracy: Transforming Governance Through Technology
  • McGinnis, John O.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Trent: What Happened at the Council
  • O’Malley, John W.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Christian Theology


  • Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865
  • Oakes, James
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
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  • Hume’s Politics: Coordination and Crisis in the “History of England”
  • Sabl, Andrew
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 348 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Erasmus Darwin: Sex, Science, and Serendipity
  • Fara, Patricia
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery
  • Willis, Deborah ; Krauthamer, Barbara
  • ¤ Temple University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Photography


  • Love’s Subtle Magic: An Indian Islamic Literary Tradition, 1379-1545
  • Behl, Aditya
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-04
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  • LoveKnowledge: The Life of Philosophy from Socrates to Derrida
  • Brand, Roy
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-04
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  • Raised from the Ground
  • Saramago, Jose
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-04
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  • Drinking History: Fifteen Turning Points in the Making of American Beverages (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
  • Smith, Andrew F.
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
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  • Selected Letters of William Styron
  • Styron, William
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-04
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  • Sarah Osborn’s World: The Rise of Evangelical Christianity in Early America (New Directions in Narrative History)
  • Brekus, Catherine A.
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Heavenly Mathematics: The Forgotten Art of Spherical Trigonometry
  • Brummelen, Glen Van
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 216 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • The Question of Psychological Types: The Correspondence of C. G. Jung and Hans Schmid-Guisan, 1915-1916 (Philemon)
  • Jung, C. G. ; Schmid-Guisan, Hans ; Schmid-Guisan, Hans
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-03
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  • I Died for Beauty: Dorothy Wrinch and the Cultures of Science
  • Senechal, Marjorie
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-12-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Dune’s Twisted Edge: Journeys in the Levant
  • Levin, Gabriel
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 216 pages )
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  • In Praise of Love
  • Badiou, Alain
  • ¤ New Press, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 112 pages )
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  • 1775: A Good Year for Revolution
  • Phillips, Kevin
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 656 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Extinct Boids
  • Steadman, Ralph ; Levy, Ceri
  • ¤ Bloomsbury USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
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  • Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
  • Taleb, Nassim Nicholas
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Always Looking: Essays on Art
  • Updike, John
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • A History of Opera
  • Abbate, Carolyn ; Parker, Roger
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-26
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 624 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • The Roman Market Economy (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World)
  • Temin, Peter
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-26
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 316 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Deadline Artists–Scandals, Tragedies and Triumphs:: More of America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns
  • Avlon, John ; Angelo, Jesse ; Louis, Errol
  • ¤ Overlook Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-21
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  • Madmen, Intellectuals, and Academic Scribblers: The Economic Engine of Political Change
  • Lopez, Edward ; Leighton, Wayne
  • ¤ Stanford Economics and Finance
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Philosophy for Militants (Pocket Communism)
  • Badiou, Alain
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 122 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Saul Steinberg: A Biography
  • Bair, Deirdre
  • ¤ Nan A. Talese
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 752 pages )
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  • Kin
  • Burstein, Dror
  • ¤ Dalkey Archive Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
  • ¤ Paperback ( 140 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Titian: His Life
  • Hale, Sheila
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 864 pages )
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  • Liberation: Diaries, Vol. 3: 1970-1983
  • Isherwood, Christopher ; White, Edmund
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
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  • The Invention of the Land of Israel: From Holy Land to Homeland
  • Sand, Shlomo
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America
  • Bald, Vivek
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
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  • The Fallacies of States’ Rights
  • Barber, Sotirios A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Laws of Creation: Property Rights in the World of Ideas
  • Cass, Ronald A. ; Hylton, Keith N.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
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  • The Behavior of Federal Judges: A Theoretical and Empirical Study of Rational Choice
  • Epstein, Lee ; Landes, William M. ; Posner, Richard A.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 440 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • The Last Refuge: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America’s War in Arabia
  • Johnsen, Gregory
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • Collected Papers on Monetary Theory
  • Jr., Robert E. Lucas
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 568 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Defending American Religious Neutrality
  • Koppelman, Andrew
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
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  • Economic Foundations of International Law
  • Posner, Eric A. ; Sykes, Alan O.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
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  • The Land of Too Much: American Abundance and the Paradox of Poverty
  • Prasad, Monica
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 344 pages )
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  • Beyond Human Nature: How Culture and Experience Shape the Human Mind
  • Prinz, Jesse J.
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • The Archaeology of Power and Politics in Eurasia: Regimes and Revolutions
  • Yazicioglu, G. Bike ; Smith, Adam T.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 486 pages )
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  • The Revenge of History: The Battle for the 21st Century
  • Milne, Seumas
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Cycling Science: How Rider and Machine Work Together
  • Glaskin, Max
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sports & Games


  • The Book of Kells
  • Meehan, Bernard
  • ¤ Thames & Hudson
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
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  • The Zohar: Pritzker Edition, Volume Seven
  • Matt, Daniel C.
  • ¤ Stanford University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 608 pages )
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  • Woes of the True Policeman
  • Bolaño, Roberto
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
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  • The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World
  • Carroll, Sean
  • ¤ Dutton Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
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  • The Anatomy of Type: A Graphic Guide to 100 Typefaces
  • Coles, Stephen ; Seddon, Tony
  • ¤ Harper Design
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Interior Design


  • Poems 1962-2012
  • Glück, Louise
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 656 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Poetry


  • The First Four Notes: Beethoven’s Fifth and the Human Imagination
  • Guerrieri, Matthew
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed
  • Kurzweil, Ray
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • Sweet Tooth: A Novel
  • McEwan, Ian
  • ¤ Nan A. Talese
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
  • Meacham, Jon
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 800 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Dear Life: Stories
  • Munro, Alice
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy
  • Nasaw, David
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 896 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Lives & Letters


  • Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity
  • Solomon, Andrew
  • ¤ Scribner
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 976 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • The Testament of Mary
  • Toibin, Colm
  • ¤ Scribner
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 96 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Another Insane Devotion: On the Love of Cats and Persons
  • Trachtenberg, Peter
  • ¤ Da Capo Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
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  • Inhumanities: Nazi Interpretations of Western Culture
  • Dennis, David B.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 553 pages )
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  • Flaubert’s “Gueuloir”: On “Madame Bovary” and “Salammbo”
  • Fried, Michael
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 196 pages )
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  • A Small Town Near Auschwitz: Ordinary Nazis and the Holocaust
  • Fulbrook, Mary
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Eastern European


  • A Man of Misconceptions: The Life of an Eccentric in an Age of Change
  • Glassie, John
  • ¤ Riverhead Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version
  • Pullman, Philip
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 400 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Folktales


  • The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom
  • Rediker, Marcus
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
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  • The Barbarous Years: The Peopling of British North America: The Conflict of Civilizations, 1600-1675
  • Bailyn, Bernard
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 640 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Soul Repair: Recovering from Moral Injury after War
  • Brock, Rita Nakashima ; Lettini, Gabriella
  • ¤ Beacon Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 174 pages )
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  • Flight Behavior: A Novel
  • Kingsolver, Barbara
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
  • Manchester, William ; Reid, Paul
  • ¤ Little, Brown and Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 1232 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Hallucinations
  • Sacks, Oliver
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Health & Medicine


  • Gandhi and the Stoics: Modern Experiments on Ancient Values
  • Sorabji, Richard
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
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  • In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir
  • wa’Thiong’o, Ngugi
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
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  • Both Flesh and Not: Essays
  • Wallace, David Foster
  • ¤ Little, Brown and Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Wartime Kiss: Visions of the Moment in the 1940s (Essays in the Arts)
  • Nemerov, Alexander
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Photography


  • Jews and Words
  • Oz, Amos ; Oz-Salzberger, Fania
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • The Demon of Writing: Powers and Failures of Paperwork
  • Kafka, Ben
  • ¤ Zone Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Media Studies


  • The Redistribution Recession: How Labor Market Distortions Contracted the Economy
  • Mulligan, Casey B.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
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  • On Computing: The Fourth Great Scientific Domain
  • Rosenbloom, Paul S.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Against Fairness
  • Asma, Stephen T.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Eating the Enlightenment: Food and the Sciences in Paris, 1670-1760
  • Spary, E. C.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-11-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • My Escapee: Stories
  • Vallianatos, Corinna
  • ¤ Univ. of Massachusetts Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
  • Applebaum, Anne
  • ¤ Doubleday
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 608 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Eastern European


  • Assholes: A Theory
  • James, Aaron
  • ¤ Doubleday
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Black Flower
  • Kim, Young-ha
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
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  • Leonardo and the Last Supper
  • King, Ross
  • ¤ Walker & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Travels with Epicurus: A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of a Fulfilled Life
  • Klein, Daniel
  • ¤ Penguin Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs
  • Magazine, The New Yorker ; Orlean, Susan ; Updike, John ; Thurber, James ; Gladwell, Malcolm
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • The Fractalist: Memoir of a Scientific Maverick
  • Mandelbrot, Benoit
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • The Generals: American Military Command from World War II to Today
  • Ricks, Thomas E.
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 576 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Fun Stuff: And Other Essays
  • Wood, James
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Thirst: Water and Power in the Ancient World
  • Mithen, Steven
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Anthropology


  • What Are You Looking At?: The Surprising, Shocking, and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 Years of Modern Art
  • Gompertz, Will
  • ¤ Dutton Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • This Indian Country: American Indian Activists and the Place They Made (Penguin History American Life)
  • Hoxie, Frederick
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 480 pages )
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  • The Tale of the Heike
  • Tyler, Royall
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 784 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: East Asia


  • The Middlesteins: A Novel
  • Attenberg, Jami
  • ¤ Grand Central Publishing
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Facing the Torturer
  • Bizot, Francois
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Cezanne: A Life
  • Danchev, Alex
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
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  • This Living Hand: And Other Essays
  • Morris, Edmund
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Poems of Octavio Paz
  • Paz, Octavio
  • ¤ New Directions
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Poetry


  • Back to Blood: A Novel
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • ¤ Little, Brown and Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 720 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Newton and the Origin of Civilization
  • Buchwald, Jed Z. ; Feingold, Mordechai
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought
  • Bulliet, Richard ; Cook, David ; Euben, Roxanne L. ; Fahmy, Khaled ; Griffel, Frank ; Haykel, Bernard
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 672 pages )
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  • Building: Inside Studio Gang Architects
  • Gang, Jeanne ; Kice, Karen (Contribution by) ; Ryan, Zoe (Contribution by)
  • ¤ Other Distribution
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Architecture


  • Now All Roads Lead to France: A Life of Edward Thomas
  • Hollis, Matthew
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War
  • Kochanski, Halik
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 784 pages )
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  • On Politics: A History of Political Thought: From Herodotus to the Present
  • Ryan, Alan
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 1152 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • A Free Man: A True Story of Life and Death in Delhi
  • Sethi, Aman
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times
  • Piper, Andrew
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Books about Books


  • The Life of a Leaf
  • Vogel, Steven
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors
  • Ackroyd, Peter
  • ¤ Thomas Dunne Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Vivian Maier: Out of the Shadows
  • Cahan, Richard ; Williams, Michael
  • ¤ CityFiles Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Photography


  • The Fifty Year Sword
  • Danielewski, Mark Z.
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science Fiction


  • Essays in Biography
  • Epstein, Joseph
  • ¤ Axios Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 603 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Gershwins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs
  • Feinstein, Michael
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Waiting for the Barbarians: Essays from the Classics to Pop Culture
  • Mendelsohn, Daniel
  • ¤ New York Review Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 440 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Love Song: The Lives of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya
  • Mordden, Ethan
  • ¤ St. Martin’s Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars
  • Paglia, Camille
  • ¤ Pantheon
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 202 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • A Little History of Science
  • Bynum, William
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • War in Social Thought: Hobbes to the Present
  • Joas, Hans ; Knöbl, Wolfgang
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 338 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • How to Live like a Lord Without Really Trying
  • Mead, Shepherd
  • ¤ Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Humor


  • Europe and the Islamic World: A History
  • Tolan, John ; Laurens, Henry ; Veinstein, Gilles ; Esposito, John L.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 528 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Forgetting the Art World
  • Lee, Pamela M.
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 248 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • There Was A Country: A Personal History of Biafra
  • Achebe, Chinua
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Lives & Letters


  • Darwin: Portrait of a Genius
  • Johnson, Paul
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 176 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot
  • Macfarlane, Robert
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • A Thousand Mornings
  • Oliver, Mary
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 96 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Poetry


  • The Communist Horizon (Pocket Communism)
  • Dean, Jodi
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism


  • The Making of Global Capitalism
  • Gindin, Sam ; Gindin, Sam
  • ¤ Verso
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 464 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Silent House
  • Pamuk, Orhan
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The News from Spain: Seven Variations on a Love Story
  • Wickersham, Joan
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Biophysics: Searching for Principles
  • Bialek, William
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 632 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • The Richard Burton Diaries
  • Burton, Richard
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 704 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Film Studies


  • The Lives of Sumerian Sculpture: An Archaeology of the Early Dynastic Temple
  • Evans, Jean M.
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 287 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Book of “Genesis”: A Biography (Lives of Great Religious Books)
  • Hendel, Ronald
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 293 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Why Tolerate Religion?
  • Leiter, Brian
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 192 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Of Africa
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: African


  • Sensible Politics: The Visual Culture of Nongovernmental Activism
  • McLagan, Meg ; McKee, Yates
  • ¤ Zone Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 656 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Marc Blitzstein: His Life, His Work, His World
  • Pollack, Howard
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 648 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • Ancient Light
  • Banville, John
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Toby’s Room
  • Barker, Pat
  • ¤ Doubleday
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Round House
  • Erdrich, Louise
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • In Sunlight and in Shadow
  • Helprin, Mark
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 720 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Heart Broke In: A Novel
  • Meek, James
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Former People: The Final Days of the Russian Aristocracy
  • Smith, Douglas
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Russian


  • The Redgraves: A Family Epic
  • Spoto, Donald
  • ¤ Crown Archetype
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Drama and Theater


  • Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Double Entry: How the Merchants of Venice Created Modern Finance
  • Gleeson-White, Jane
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • An Ecology of Happiness
  • Lambin, Eric
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Environmental Studies


  • Freaks of Fortune: The Emerging World of Capitalism and Risk in America
  • Levy, Jonathan
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
  • Quammen, David
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Islam and the Arab Awakening
  • Ramadan, Tariq
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • A World Connecting: 1870-1945 (A History of the World)
  • Rosenberg, Emily S. ; Maier, Charles S. ; Ballantyne, Tony ; Burton, Antoinette ; Hoerder, Dirk ; Topik, Steven C.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 1168 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Planet Without Apes
  • Stanford, Craig B.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-10-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Environmental Studies


  • May We Be Forgiven: A Novel
  • Homes, A. M.
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Casual Vacancy
  • Rowling, J.K.
  • ¤ Little, Brown and Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don’t
  • Silver, Nate
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Pseudoscience Wars: Immanuel Velikovsky and the Birth of the Modern Fringe
  • Gordin, Michael D.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-26
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False
  • Nagel, Thomas
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-26
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 144 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Mr. Collier’s Letter Racks: A Tale of Art and Illusion at the Threshold of the Modern Information Age
  • Wahrman, Dror
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-26
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • The Story of My Assassins: A Novel
  • Tejpal, Tarun J.
  • ¤ Melville House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-25
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Axial Age and Its Consequences
  • Bellah, Robert N.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Great Persuasion: Reinventing Free Markets since the Depression
  • Burgin, Angus
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Two Cheers for Anarchism: Six Easy Pieces on Autonomy, Dignity, and Meaningful Work and Play
  • Scott, James C.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 198 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study
  • Vaillant, George E.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • The Verdict of Battle: The Law of Victory and the Making of Modern War
  • Whitman, James Q.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Legal Theory


  • Borges and Memory: Encounters with the Human Brain
  • Quiroga, Rodrigo Quian ; Fernández, Juan Pablo ; Kodama, María
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Cognitive Science


  • San Miguel
  • Boyle, T.C.
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Future Perfect: The Case For Progress In A Networked Age
  • Johnson, Steven
  • ¤ Riverhead Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-18
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Story of America: Essays on Origins
  • Lepore, Jill
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 420 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Empire and Modern Political Thought
  • Muthu, Sankar
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 405 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting
  • Ngai, Sianne
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 344 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Archaeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotions (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology)
  • Panksepp, Jaak ; Biven, Lucy
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 592 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Psychology


  • What Art Is Like, In Constant Reference to the Alice Books
  • Tamen, Miguel
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 128 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India
  • Vajpeyi, Ananya
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Skagboys
  • Welsh, Irvine
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Conscious Brain: How Attention Engenders Experience (Philosophy of Mind)
  • Prinz, Jesse J.
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Governing the World: The History of an Idea
  • Mazower, Mark
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Hobbitus Ille: The Latin Hobbit
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • ¤ HarperCollins
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The People of Forever Are Not Afraid: A Novel
  • Boianjiu, Shani
  • ¤ Hogarth
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Telegraph Avenue: A Novel
  • Chabon, Michael
  • ¤ Harper
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 480 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • This Is How You Lose Her
  • Diaz, Junot
  • ¤ Riverhead Hardcover
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Revenge of Geography: What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
  • Kaplan, Robert D.
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-11
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • Inheriting Abraham: The Legacy of the Patriarch in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (Library of Jewish Ideas)
  • Levenson, Jon D.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • The Founders and Finance: How Hamilton, Gallatin, and Other Immigrants Forged a New Economy
  • McCraw, Thomas K.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 496 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Memorial: A Version of Homer’s Iliad
  • Oswald, Alice ; Boland, Eavan
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 112 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Poetry


  • Playing in Time: Essays, Profiles, and Other True Stories
  • Rotella, Carlo
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Mortality
  • Hitchens, Christopher
  • ¤ Twelve
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 128 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Meat Eater: Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter
  • Rinella, Steven ; Brecher, John
  • ¤ Spiegel & Grau
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Nature


  • My Heart Is an Idiot: Essays
  • Rothbart, Davy
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Humor


  • NW: A Novel
  • Smith, Zadie
  • ¤ Penguin Press HC, The
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Book of Mischief: New and Selected Stories
  • Stern, Steve
  • ¤ Graywolf Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
  • Tough, Paul
  • ¤ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • Lincoln’s Code: The Laws of War in American History
  • Witt, John Fabian
  • ¤ Free Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The Scientific Buddha: His Short and Happy Life (The Terry Lectures Series)
  • Jr., Donald S. Lopez
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-03
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 168 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Buddhist Studies


  • Constellation: Friedrich Nietzsche and Walter Benjamin in the Now-Time of History
  • McFarland, James
  • ¤ Fordham University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 344 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Critical Theory & Marxism


  • Burn After Reading
  • Wg, Romany
  • ¤ Carpet Bombing Culture
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-09-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • ‘Pataphysics: A Useless Guide
  • Hugill, Andrew
  • ¤ The MIT Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir
  • Whitman, Marina
  • ¤ University of Michigan Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-31
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace
  • Max, D. T.
  • ¤ Viking Adult
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Fire in the Ashes: Twenty-Five Years Among the Poorest Children in America
  • Kozol, Jonathan
  • ¤ Crown
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • The Art of Procrastination: A Guide to Effective Dawdling, Lollygagging and Postponing
  • Perry, John
  • ¤ Workman Publishing Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-28
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 112 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Humor


  • Warriors of the Cloisters: The Central Asian Origins of Science in the Medieval World
  • Beckwith, Christopher I.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Medieval


  • Exam Schools: Inside America’s Most Selective Public High Schools
  • Finn, Chester E. ; Hockett, Jessica A.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 264 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • On Settling
  • Goodin, Robert E.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 124 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Portrait of a Novel: Henry James and the Making of an American Masterpiece
  • Gorra, Michael
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 416 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Masters of the Universe: Hayek, Friedman, and the Birth of Neoliberal Politics
  • Jones, Daniel Stedman
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 424 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The Rocks Don’t Lie: A Geologist Investigates Noah’s Flood
  • Montgomery, David R.
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Darkest America: Black Minstrelsy from Slavery to Hip-Hop
  • Taylor, Yuval ; Austen, Jake ; Watkins, Mel (Foreword by)
  • ¤ W. W. Norton & Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • Lionel Asbo: State of England
  • Amis, Martin
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 272 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise to Power
  • Rosenfeld, Seth
  • ¤ Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 752 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America
  • Anderson, Jennifer L.
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 424 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • The Fairies Return: Or, New Tales for Old
  • Davies, Peter
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 368 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Folktales


  • Banksy.: You Are an Acceptable Level of Threat
  • Shove, Gary ; Potter, Patrick ; Banksy
  • ¤ Carpet Bombing Culture
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 228 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
  • Brown, Peter
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 806 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet
  • Turner, John G.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-13
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 512 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: United States


  • Several Short Sentences About Writing
  • Klinkenborg, Verlyn
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Writing & Publishing


  • The Black Revolution on Campus
  • Biondi, Martha
  • ¤ University of California Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 366 pages )
  • ¤ Category: African American Studies


  • The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking
  • Burger, Edward B. ; Starbird, Michael
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-06
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 168 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • Magicians and Charlatans
  • Perl, Jed
  • ¤ Ram Distribution
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-08-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • The Imperial Security State: British Colonial Knowledge and Empire-Building in Asia (Critical Perspectives on Empire)
  • Hevia, Professor James
  • ¤ Cambridge University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: British & Irish


  • Picturing the True Form: Daoist Visual Culture in Traditional China (Harvard East Asian Monographs)
  • Huang, Shih-shan Susan
  • ¤ Harvard University Asia Center
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-30
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 526 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • Parting Ways: Jewishness and the Critique of Zionism (New Directions in Critical Theory)
  • Butler, Judith
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Judaic Studies


  • What the Best College Students Do
  • Bain, Ken
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • The Chosen Few: How Education Shaped Jewish History, 70-1492 (Princeton Economic History of the Western World)
  • Botticini, Maristella
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 346 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • How To Be Gay
  • Halperin, David M.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 560 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Queer Studies


  • Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story
  • Holt, Jim
  • ¤ Liveright
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Making of Modern Liberalism
  • Ryan, Alan
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-16
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 736 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Changing Subjects: Digressions in Modern American Poetry
  • Reddy, Srikanth
  • ¤ Oxford University Press, USA
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literary Criticism


  • Taking It Big: C. Wright Mills and the Making of Political Intellectuals
  • Aronowitz, Stanley
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-10
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • Mathematical Excursions to the World’s Great Buildings
  • Hahn, Alexander J.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Architecture


  • Philosophy of Physics: Space and Time (Princeton Foundations of Contemporary Philosophy)
  • Maudlin, Tim
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 200 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science


  • A Story of Ruins: Presence and Absence in Chinese Art and Visual Culture
  • Wu, Hung
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-07-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 296 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Art


  • A Hologram for the King
  • Eggers, Dave
  • ¤ McSweeney’s
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt
  • Hedges, Chris
  • ¤ Nation Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-12
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 320 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • A Capitalism for the People: Recapturing the Lost Genius of American Prosperity
  • Zingales, Luigi
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-06-05
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 336 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • Segregation: A Global History of Divided Cities (Historical Studies of Urban America)
  • Nightingale, Carl H.
  • ¤ University Of Chicago Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-29
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 536 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Historiography


  • America the Philosophical
  • Romano, Carlin
  • ¤ Knopf
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-22
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 688 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Brains, Buddhas, and Believing: The Problem of Intentionality in Classical Buddhist and Cognitive-Scientific Philosophy of Mind
  • Arnold, Dan
  • ¤ Columbia University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 328 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Buddhist Studies


  • The Ancient Middle Classes: Urban Life and Aesthetics in the Roman Empire, 100 BCE-250 CE
  • Mayer, Ernst Emanuel
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-14
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 312 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Bring Up the Bodies
  • Mantel, Hilary
  • ¤ Henry Holt and Co.
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 432 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Literature


  • The Buddhas of Bamiyan (Wonders of the World)
  • Morgan, Llewelyn
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 256 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Middle East


  • It’s Even Worse Than It Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided With the New Politics of Extremism
  • Mann, Thomas E. ; Ornstein, Norman J.
  • ¤ Basic Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Sociology & Political Science


  • On the Eve: The Jews of Europe Before the Second World War
  • Wasserstein, Bernard
  • ¤ Simon & Schuster
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-05-01
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 576 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: European


  • Freedom and the Arts: Essays on Music and Literature
  • Rosen, Charles
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 448 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Music


  • The Universe in Zero Words: The Story of Mathematics as Told through Equations
  • Mackenzie, Dana
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-09
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Mathematics


  • The Creation of Inequality: How Our Prehistoric Ancestors Set the Stage for Monarchy, Slavery, and Empire
  • Flannery, Kent ; Marcus, Joyce
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-04-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 648 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Ten Thousand Things: Nurturing Life in Contemporary Beijing
  • Farquhar, Judith ; Zhang, Qicheng
  • ¤ Zone Books
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-23
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 352 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
  • Acemoglu, Daron
  • ¤ Crown Business
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-20
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 544 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • The New Religious Intolerance: Overcoming the Politics of Fear in an Anxious Age
  • Nussbaum, Martha C.
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-19
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • On Humanity’s Intensive Introspection
  • Cropsey, Joseph
  • ¤ St. Augustines Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-03-15
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 208 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • Stylish Academic Writing
  • Sword, Helen
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-27
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 240 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Writing & Publishing


  • The Assumptions Economists Make
  • Schlefer, Jonathan
  • ¤ Belknap Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-21
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 384 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Economics


  • One Gear: Converting and Maintaining Single Speed and Fixed Gear Bicycles
  • shs
  • ¤ Gingko Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-17
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category:


  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
  • Boo, Katherine
  • ¤ Random House
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-02-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: South Asian


  • Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google?: Trick Questions, Zen-like Riddles, Insanely Difficult Puzzles, and Other Devious Interviewing Techniques You … Know to Get a Job Anywhere in the New Economy
  • Poundstone, William
  • ¤ Little, Brown and Company
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-01-04
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 304 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Careers


  • The Golden Ass
  • Apuleius
  • ¤ Yale University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2012-01-02
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 288 pages )
  • ¤ Category: History: Classical


  • Searching for Utopia: Universities and Their Histories (The Clark Kerr Lectures On the Role of Higher Education in Society)
  • Gray, Hanna Holborn
  • ¤ University of California Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-12-07
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 130 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Education


  • A Case for Irony (Tanner Lectures on Human Values)
  • Lear, Jonathan
  • ¤ Harvard University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2011-10-24
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 224 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Philosophy


  • The Little Book of String Theory (Science Essentials)
  • Gubser, Steven S.
  • ¤ Princeton University Press
  • ¤ Publication Date: 2010-02-08
  • ¤ Hardcover ( 184 pages )
  • ¤ Category: Science

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