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The Truth Matters: A Citizen's Guide to Separating Facts from Lies and Stopping Fake News in Its Tracks

Bruce R Bartlett · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

A lucid, practical, and concise guide for citizens who want to cut through the lies in this era of "fake news" and "alternative facts."

As recent national events have proven, the floodgates have opened and the political terrain is shifting rapidly with the dangerous...
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Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Paul Waldau · Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback

In this compelling volume in the What Everyone Needs to Know® series, Paul Waldau expertly navigates the many heated debates surrounding the complex and controversial animal rights movement. Organized around a series of probing questions, this timely resource offers the most complete,...
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Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time

Brigid Schulte · Sarah Crichton Books
Pages: 353
Format: Hardcover

Can working parents in America or anywhere ever find true leisure time? According to the Leisure Studies Department at the University of Iowa, true leisure is "that place in which we realize our humanity. " If that's true, argues Brigid Schulte, then we're doing dangerously little...
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God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine

Victoria Sweet · Riverhead Hardcover; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

San Francisco's Laguna Honda Hospital is the last almshouse in the country, a descendant of the Hôtel-Dieu (God's hotel) that cared for the sick in the Middle Ages. Ballet dancers and rock musicians, professors and thieves-"anyone who had fallen, or, often, leapt,...
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Bright Bazaar: Embracing Color for Make-You-Smile Style

Will Taylor · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 191
Format: Hardcover

Dive into a refreshing take on color from one of the world's leading interiors bloggers, Will Taylor of Bright.Bazaar, West Elm's "go-to blogger for color inspiration." What began as a popular blog attracting over 400,000 readers a month is now a gorgeous, color-popping...
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Agent 110 : Allen Dulles, American spymaster, and the German underground in World War II

Scott Miller · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 368

The "lively and engrossing" (The Wall Street Journal) story of how OSS spymaster Allen Dulles built an underground network determined to take down Hitler and destroy the Third Reich.

Agent 110 is Allen Dulles, a newly minted spy from an eminent family. From his townhouse...
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Hello Goodbye Hello: A Circle of 101 Remarkable Meetings

Craig Brown · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

Hello Goodbye Hello is a daisy chain of 101 fascinating true encounters, a book that has been hailed by reviewers in London as “howlingly funny” (The Spectator), “original and a complete delight” (The Sunday Times), and “rich and hugely enjoyable” (The...
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