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Barracoon: The Story of the Last Slave

ZORA NEALE HURSTON · HQ
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Abducted from Africa, sold in America. The compelling true story of one of the last survivors of the Atlantic Slave Trade, Barracoon recounts one man's fight for freedom. After being illegally smuggled as "Black Cargo" fifty years after the abolition of slavery, Cudjo Lewis...
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I'm Your Huckleberry: A Memoir

Val Kilmer · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Legendary actor Val Kilmer shares the stories behind his most beloved roles, reminisces about his star-studded career and love life, and reveals the truth behind his recent health struggles in a remarkably candid autobiography.Val Kilmer has played so many iconic roles over his nearly four-decade...
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Apollo's Legacy: Perspectives on the Moon Landings

Roger D. Launius · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

The remarkable story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic mission to reach the moon.

President John F. Kennedy astonished the world on May 25, 1961, when he announced to Congress that the United States should land a man on the Moon by 1970....
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Radical: The Science, Culture, and History of Breast Cancer in America

Kate Pickert · Little, Brown Spark
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In this "powerful and unflinching page-turner" (New York Times) , a healthcare journalist examines the science, history, and culture of breast cancer.

As a health-care journalist, Kate Pickert knew the emotional highs and lows of medical treatment well -- but always...
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My Master Recipes: 165 Recipes to Inspire Confidence in the Kitchen *With Dozens of Variations*

Patricia Wells · William Morrow
Pages: 496
Format: Print book

Famed bestselling cookbook author Patricia Wells creates a blueprint for success in the kitchen with this superb collection of recipes drawn from her cooking schools in France - the perfect successor to Julia Child's classic The Way to Cook.

At her cooking schools in Paris and Provence,...

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You Can Drop It!: How I Dropped 100 Pounds Enjoying Carbs, Cocktails & Chocolate–and You Can Too!

Ilana Muhlstein · Galvanized Media
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Most Registered Dietitian Nutritionists Couldn't Claim This - "I Lost 100 Pounds and Now I'm Sharing How I Did It with You!" MORE THAN 240,000 CLIENTS CAN'T BE WRONG!My name is Ilana Muhlstein and I wrote You Can Drop It! to help you learn my personal and proven...
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I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

Souad Mekhennet · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 354
Format: Hardcover

"I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio recorder, watch, and purse at my hotel. . . ."

For her whole life, Souad Mekhennet, a reporter for The Washington Post who was born and educated in Germany,...

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The Ultimate Bicycle Owner's Manual: The Universal Guide to Bikes, Riding, and Everything for Beginner and Seasoned Cyclists

Eben Weiss · Black Dog & Leventhal
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Everything you need to know to purchase, maintain, and ride a bike for recreation, commuting, competition, travel, and beyond From the bike world's most beloved and trusted advocate. Eben Weiss, aka Bike Snob NYC, is the voice of cyclists everywhere. Through his popular blog he has been...
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The Impossible First

Colin O'Brady · Scribner
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Colin O'Brady's awe-inspiring memoir recounts his triumphant recovery from a tragic accident and his gripping 932-mile crossing of the landmass of Antarctica solo, unsupported, and human powered - the first to accomplish this extraordinary feat. Prior to December 2018, no individual...
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