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Low Carb Express

Annie Bell · Kyle Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Adopting a low carb diet doesn't mean you have to deprive yourself of delicious food. Author of Low-Carb Revolution, award-winning food writer Annie Bell offers a speedy update to this diet, revolving around fresh seasonal ingredients. Every recipe lists the carbohydrate and protein...
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Zora and Langston: A Story of Friendship and Betrayal

Yuval Taylor · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Hurston and Hughes, two giants of the Harlem Renaissance and American literature, were best friends -- until they weren't.Zora Neale Hurston (Their Eyes Were Watching God) and Langston Hughes ("The Negro Speaks of Rivers," "Let America Be America Again") were...
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Mama's Last Hug: Animal and Human Emotions

Frans de Waal · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

New York Times best-selling author and primatologist Frans de Waal explores the fascinating world of animal and human emotions.Frans de Waal has spent four decades at the forefront of animal research. Following up on the best-selling Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?, which...
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Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny

Kate Manne · Oxford University Press
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Down Girl is an exploration of misogyny in public life and politics. Kate Manne argues that misogyny should not be understood primarily in terms of the hatred or hostility some men feel toward all or most women. Rather, it's primarily about controlling, policing, punishing, and exiling...
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Girl in Black and White: The Story of Mary Mildred Williams and the Abolition Movement

Jessie Morgan-Owens · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The riveting, little-known story of Mary Mildred Williams -- a slave girl who looked "white" -- whose photograph transformed the abolitionist movement.When a decades-long court battle resulted in her family's freedom in 1855, seven-year-old Mary Mildred Williams unexpectedly...
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Midnight: Three Women at the Hour of Reckoning

Victoria Shorr · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Exquisite and nuanced in its storytelling, Midnight crafts intimate, humanizing portraits of Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, and Joan of Arc that ask us to behold the women behind the icons.Midnight is a study in the courage of three women -- Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, and Joan of Arc. Jane...
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Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions: Get the Most Out of Your Retirement and Medical Benefits

Joseph Matthews Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 496
Format: Paperback

Your complete guide to Social Security retirement and medical benefits. The rules for claiming Social Security benefits are changing. Find out if you can still choose between your own benefits and spousal benefits. Learn this and more with Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions--completely...
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This Atom Bomb in Me

Lindsey A. Freeman · Redwood Press
Pages: 136
Format: Paperback

This Atom Bomb in Me traces what it felt like to grow up suffused with American nuclear culture in and around the atomic city of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. As a secret city during the Manhattan Project, Oak Ridge enriched the uranium that powered Little Boy, the bomb that destroyed Hiroshima....
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Worried?: Science investigates some of life's common concerns

Lise A. Johnson · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

How scientific reasoning explains our most common daily fears -- from germs to natural disasters and everything in between.How scientific reasoning explains our most common daily fears -- from germs to natural disasters and everything in between.Quick--what do you worry about most? Your...
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Practical Equality: Forging Justice in a Divided Nation

Robert Tsai · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A path-breaking account of how Americans have used innovative legal measures to overcome injustice -- and an indispensable guide to pursuing equality in our time.Equality is easy to grasp in theory but often hard to achieve in reality. In this accessible and wide-ranging work, American...
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