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Here, Right Matters: An American Story

Alexander Vindman · Harper
Format: Hardcover

Former U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman tells the story of his childhood as a Ukranian immigrant in Brooklyn, his choice to pursue a career in service of his new home in war and at the highest levels of the National Security Council, and his decision to report the infamous...
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Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals

Oliver Burkeman · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

The average human lifespan is absurdly, insultingly brief. Assuming you live to be eighty, you have just over four thousand weeks.Nobody needs telling there isn't enough time. We're obsessed with our lengthening to-do lists, our overfilled inboxes, work-life balance, and the ceaseless...
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Power Play: Tesla, Elon Musk, and the Bet of the Century

Tim Higgins · Doubleday
Format: Hardcover

Elon Musk is among the most controversial titans of Silicon Valley. To some he's a genius and a visionary; to others he's a mercurial huckster. Billions of dollars have been gained and lost on his tweets; his personal exploits are the stuff of tabloids. But for all his outrageous...
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All In: An Autobiography

Billie Jean King · Knopf
Format: Hardcover

In this spirited account, Billie Jean King details her life's journey to find her true self. She recounts her groundbreaking tennis career--six years as the top-ranked woman in the world, twenty Wimbledon championships, thirty-nine grand-slam titles, and her watershed defeat of Bobby...
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Dopamine Nation: Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence

Anna Dr. Lembke · Dutton
Format: Hardcover

This book is about pleasure. It's also about pain. Most important, it's about how to find the delicate balance between the two, and why now more than ever finding balance is essential. We're living in a time of unprecedented access to high-reward, high-dopamine stimuli: drugs,...
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The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line: Untold Stories of the Women Who Changed the Course of World War II

Mari Eder · Sourcebooks
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Radium Girls and history and WWII buffs, The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line takes you inside the lives and experiences of 15 unknown women heroes from the Greatest Generation, the women who served, fought, struggled, and made things happen during WWII -- in and out of uniform,...
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Show Them You're Good: Four Boys and the Quest for College

Jeff Hobbs

Four teenage boys are high school seniors at two very different schools within the city of Los Angeles, the second largest school district in the nation with nearly 700,000 students. In this "exceptional work of investigative journalism ... laced with compassion, insight, and
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The Guns of John Moses Browning: The Remarkable Story of the Inventor Whose Firearms Changed the World

Nathan Gorenstein · Scribner
Format: Hardcover

Few people are aware that John Moses Browning--a tall, modest man born in 1855 and raised as a Mormon in the American West-- invented the mechanism used in virtually all modern pistols, created the most popular hunting rifles and shotguns, and conceived the machine guns introduced in World...
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The Rise and Fall of Osama bin Laden

Peter L. Bergen · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

In The Rise and Fall of Osama bin Laden, Peter Bergen provides the first reevaluation of the man responsible for precipitating America's long wars with al-Qaeda and its descendants, capturing bin Laden in all the dimensions of his life: as a family man, as a zealot, as a battlefield...
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