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Escape from Earth: A Secret History of the Space Rocket

Fraser MacDonald · PublicAffairs
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

The long-buried truth about the dawn of the Space Age: lies, spies, socialism, and sex magickLos Angeles, 1930s: Everyone knows that rockets are just toys, the stuff of cranks and pulp magazines. Nevertheless, an earnest engineering student named Frank Malina sets out to prove the doubters...
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Endeavour: The Ship That Changed the World

Peter Moore · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

A Sunday Times (U.K.) Best Book of 2018 and Winner of the Mary Soames Award for HistoryAn unprecedented history of the storied ship that Darwin said helped add a hemisphere to the civilized worldThe Enlightenment was an age of endeavors, with Britain consumed by the impulse for grand...
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Super Thinking: The Big Book of Mental Models

Gabriel Weinberg · Portfolio
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"You can't really know anything if you just remember isolated facts. If the facts don't hang together on a latticework of theory, you don't have them in a usable form. You've got to have models in your head."- Charlie Munger, investor, vice chairman of Berkshire...
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ACCUPLACER Study Guide: Spire Study System & Accuplacer Test Prep Guide with Accuplacer Practice Test Review Questions

ACCUPLACER Study Guide Team · Spire Study Systems
Pages: 163
Format: Paperback

ACCUPLACER STUDY GUIDE for 2019The ACCUPLACER study guide by Spire Study Systems was developed by seasoned educators, creative thinkers and professionals, and savvy entrepreneurs who refused to accept the old standards that simply don't work.With the book you hold in your hands now,...
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One Giant Leap: The Untold Story of How We Flew to the Moon

Charles Fishman · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author of The Wal-Mart Effect, Charles Fishman reveals the untold true story of the men and women charged with taking the United States to the Moon.President John F. Kennedy astonished the world on May 25, 1961, when he announced to Congress that the United...
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The Plaza: The Secret Life of America's Most Famous Hotel

Julie Satow · Twelve
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Journalist Julie Satow's thrilling, unforgettable history of how one illustrious hotel has defined our understanding of money and glamour, from the Gilded Age to the Go-Go Eighties to today's Billionaire Row. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial} p.p2 {margin:...
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Moon Rush: The New Space Race

Leonard David · National Geographic
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Veteran space journalist digs into the science and technology--past, present, and future--central to our explorations of Earth's only satellite, the space destination most hotly pursued today.In these rich pages, veteran science journalist Leonard David explores the moon in all its facets,...
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Howard Stern Comes Again

Howard Stern · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

Rock stars and rap gods. Comedy legends and A-list actors. Supermodels and centerfolds. Moguls and mobsters. A president. Over his unrivaled four-decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities - discussing sex, relationships, money, fame, spirituality,...
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Puppies For Dummies

Sarah Hodgson · For Dummies
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Everything you need to bring home a new puppy Across America and beyond, tails are wagging with anticipation. Why? Because puppies and the people who love them are eager for the update of Puppies for Dummies. Originally released and welcomed as a positive, loving alternative to the alpha...
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The Millennial Whisperer: The Practical, Profit-Focused Playbook for Working With and Motivating the World's Largest Generation

Chris Tuff · Morgan James Publishing
Pages: 206
Format: Paperback

Written by a leader for leaders, The Millennial Whisperer shares proven, profit-driven strategies for leading millennials in the workforce. The Millennial generation is the largest, most diverse generation in the history of the United States. They will make up 75 percent of the workforce...
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