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Every Tool's a Hammer: Life Is What You Make It

Adam Savage · Atria Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

MythBusters' Adam Savage - Discovery Channel star and one of the most beloved figures in science and tech - shares his golden rules of creativity, from finding inspiration to following through and successfully turning your idea into reality. Adam Savage is a maker. From Chewbacca's...
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Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Steven Strogatz · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From preeminent math personality and author of The Joy of x, a brilliant and endlessly appealing explanation of calculus - how it works and why it makes our lives immeasurably better. Without calculus, we wouldn't have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound. We wouldn't have unraveled...
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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism

Robin DiAngelo · Beacon Press
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this "vital, necessary, and beautiful book" (Michael Eric Dyson) , antiracist...
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The Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found

Violet Moller · Doubleday
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

After the Fall of Rome, when many of the great ideas of the ancient world were lost to the ravages of the Dark Ages, three crucial manuscripts passed hand to hand through seven Mediterranean cities and survived to fuel the revival of the Renaissance--an exciting debut history. The foundations...
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The Killer Across the Table: Unlocking the Secrets of Serial Killers and Predators with the FBI's Original Mindhunter

John E. Douglas · Dey Street Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The legendary FBI criminal profiler, number-one New York Times bestselling author, and inspiration for the hit Netflix show Mindhunter delves deep into the lives and crimes of four of the most disturbing and complex predatory killers, offering never-before-revealed details about his profiling...
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Large Mammals of the Rocky Mountains: Everything You Need to Know about the Continent's Biggest Animals―from Elk to Grizzly Bears and More

Jack Ballard · Falcon Press Publishing
Pages: 440
Format: Paperback

This is the ultimate guide to big mammals of the Rocky Mountains - Elk, Grizzly Bears, Wolves, Bison, Black Bears, Moose, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Lions, and Whitetail Deer. This book offers up substantive yet easily digestible information on these big mammals, from where they live to what...
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ACA's Beginner's Guide to Fly Casting: Featuring the Twelve Casts You Need to Know

JOHN FIELD · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

In The ACA's Beginner's Guide to Fly Casting: A Comprehensive Manual for Novice Casters, John Field, tournament caster and FFI Master Casting Instructor, teaches and explains the fundamentals of fly casting, step by step. John shares the casting games of the American Casting Association...
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Encyclopedia of Aquarium and Pond Fish

David Alderton · DK
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

The most complete owner's manual for keeping all types of freshwater and saltwater fish in indoor tropical and coldwater aquariums and outdoor ponds.Choose the right fish for any water temperature--tropical or coldwater--and for all types of environments, including indoor aquariums...
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Calculus: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself

Hugh Neill · Teach Yourself
Pages: 388
Format: Paperback

Calculus: A Complete Introduction is the most comprehensive yet easy-to-use introduction to using calculus. Written by a leading expert, this book will help you if you are studying for an important exam or essay, or if you simply want to improve your knowledge. The book covers all areas...
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How Technology Works

DK · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever asked yourself how the inventions, gadgets, and devices that surround us actually work? Discover the hidden workings of everyday technology with this graphic guide.How Technology Works demystifies the machinery that keeps the modern world going, from simple objects such as zip fasteners...
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