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by Rebecca Traister
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Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West
by David Gessner
The Story of an Australian Woman?s Impetuous Heart and Finding Love in a Magical City
by Sarah Turnbull
After backpacking her way around Europe journalist Sarah Turnbull is ready to embark on one last adventure before heading home to Sydney. A chance meeting with a charming Frenchman in Bucharest changes her travel plans forever. Acting on ...Audio Book
by Thomas Etzemuller
A Snapshot of the Weird and Wonderful World of the Tumblr Generation
by Pernille Kok-Jensen
The Rise of Donald Trump and Decline of the Golden Age
by John L. Campbell
The 2016 presidential election was unlike any other in recent memory, and Donald Trump was an entirely different kind of candidate than voters were used to seeing. He was the first true outsider to win the White House in over a century and the ...
The New Culture of Sex on Campus
by Lisa Wade
The Muscular Male Body in Popular Culture, 1860-1970
by David L. Chapman
The ?American hunk? is a cultural icon: the image of the chiseled, well-built male body has been promoted and exploited for commercial use for over 125 years, whether in movies, magazines, advertisements, or on consumer products, not only in ...
by America Ferrera
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by RICHARD M DORSON
A preacher battles a bear, a mother returns from the dead, and a clever servant conducts a Big Feet Contest in this rich anthology of African-American folklore. Scores of humorous and harrowing stories, collected during the mid-twentieth ...
The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts
by Chris McGreal
A devastating portrait of America's opioid painkiller epidemic - the deadliest drug crisis in US history. ...
by Jon Roper
To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics. Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis of how history has shaped the way ...Audio Book
by Kate Jennings
Kate Jennings was in New York, eyes wide open, completing her take on an amazing time- 'the run-up to the election ... a time when every day felt like a year and we became slightly crazed from worry but also mesmerised, unable to switch off the ...
Writers, Musicians, Movie Stars, and One Great Building
by Claudia Roth Pierpont
Ranging from the shattered gentility of Edith Wharton's heroines to racial confrontation in the songs of Nina Simone, <i><b>American Rhapsody</b></i> presents a kaleidoscopic story of the creation of a culture. Here is a series of deeply ...
A Behind-the-Scenes Look at 75 Years of Fashion and the Front Row
by Booth Moore
by OCTAVIA V. ROGERS ALBERT
This collection of enthralling personal narratives vivifies life during and just after the era of slavery in the United States. First published 25 years after the Civil War ended, the volume was the work of an educated African-American woman who
by T. R. MALTHUS
The first major study of population size and its tremendous importance to the character and quality of society, this polemic examines the tendency of human numbers to outstrip their resources. Pivotal in establishing the field of demography, it ...
by Scott M. James
Offering the first general introductory text to this subject, the timely <i>Introduction to</i> <i>Evolutionary Ethics</i> reflects the most up-to-date research and current issues being debated in both psychology and philosophy. The book ...
by Lester Friedman
by PETER KROPOTKIN
Includes "Law and Authority," arguing social control through custom and education, and "Prisons and Their Moral Influence on Prisoners," expressing the evils of the prison system, and other documents. One of the few members of the Russian ...