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Noble Savages: My Life Among Two Dangerous Tribes -- the Yanomamo and the Anthropologists

Napoleon A. Chagnon · Simon & Schuster; 1st Edition, 1st Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT SCIENTIFIC MEMOIRS OF OUR TIME When Napoleon Chagnon arrived in Venezuela’s Amazon region in 1964 to study the Yanomamö Indians, one of the last large tribal groups still living in isolation, he expected to find Rousseau’s “noble savages,”...
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From This Moment On

Shania Twain · Atria Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The world may know Shania Twain as many things: a music legend, a mother, and recently, a fixture in the news for her painful, public divorce and subsequent marriage to a cherished friend. But in this extraordinary autobiography, Shania reveals that she is so much more. She is Eilleen Twain,...
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Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as the Duck Commander

Phil Robertson · Howard Books; Nineteenth Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

This no-holds-barred autobiography chronicles the remarkable life of Phil Robertson, the original Duck Commander and Duck Dynasty® star, from early childhood through the founding of a family business.LIVING THE DREAM Duck calls - though the source of his livelihood - are not what makes...
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Is It Just Me?: Or Is It Nuts out There?

Whoopi Goldberg · Hachette Books
Format: Book

Have you noticed people aren't as polite as they once were or that rudeness is no longer an exception but a lifestyle? Sure you have. All you need to do is set foot outside your door to see that bad manners are taking over everywhere. Just look and you'll see: People yak on cell...
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George W. Bush: The American Presidents Series: The 43rd President, 2001-2009

James Mann · Times Books
Format: Hardcover

The controversial president whose time in office was defined by the September 11 attacks and the war on terrorGeorge W. Bush stirred powerful feelings on both sides of the aisle. Republicans viewed him as a resolute leader who guided America through the September 11 attacks and retaliated...
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Ike's Bluff: President Eisenhower's Secret Battle to Save the World

Evan Thomas · Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Evan Thomass startling account of how the underrated Dwight Eisenhower saved the world from nuclear holocaust. Upon assuming the presidency in 1953, Dwight Eisenhower set about to make good on his campaign promise to end the Korean War. Yet while Eisenhower was quickly viewed by many as a doddering...
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Scandalous Women: The Lives and Loves of History's Most Notorious Women

Elizabeth Kerri Mahon · Perigee Trade
Format: Paperback

Throughout history women have caused wars, defied the rules, and brought men to their knees. The famous and the infamous, queens, divorcées, actresses, and outlaws have created a ruckus during their lifetimes-turning heads while making waves. Scandalous Women tells the stories of the risk...
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My Teenage Dream Ended

Farrah Abraham · MTV Press
Format: Hardcover

"I got off the phone and I tried to calm down, but my mind was racing. Derek was the father of the baby I was carrying inside me. He was my first love, my only true love. We hadn't spoken in more than two months, but crazily I had still hoped we had a future together - me, him,...
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Beneath the Sands of Egypt: Adventures of an Unconventional Archaeologist

Donald P. Ryan · William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

From the known to the unknown . . . With its spectacular temples, tombs, monuments, and mummies, as well as esoteric metaphysics, legendary historical characters, and connections to the Bible, ancient Egypt has enticed the human imagination for centuries. This search for understanding...
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Sully: My Search for What Really Matters

Chesley B Sullenberger · William Morrow & Company
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

Now a major motion picture from Clint Eastwood, starring Tom Hanks - the inspirational autobiography by one of the most captivating American heroes of our time, Capt. 'Sully' Sullenberger - the pilot who miraculously landed a crippled US Airways Flight 1549 in New York's Hudson River, saving...
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Cloris: My Autobiography

Cloris Leachman · Kensington Publishing Corporation; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

She received two Emmy Awards as the irrepressible Phyllis on The Mary Tyler Moor Show. . .she won an Oscar for her supporting role as a frustrated housewife in The Last Picture Show. . .she delighted audiences with her deliciously villainous turns as Frau Blucher in Young Frankenstein and Nurse...
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Morningstar: Growing Up With Books

ANN HOOD · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 186
Format: Hardcover

A memoir about the magic and inspiration of books from a beloved and best-selling author.In her admired works of fiction, including the recent The Book That Matters Most, Ann Hood explores the transformative power of literature. Now, with warmth and honesty, Hood reveals the personal story...
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Crazy for the Storm: A Memoir of Survival

Norman Ollestad · Ecco
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Dad Said Ollestad, we can do it all. . . . Why do you make me do this? Because it's beautiful when it all comes together. I don't think it's ever beautiful. One day. Never. We'll see, my father said. Vamanos. From the age of three, Norman Ollestad was thrust...
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Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut

Rob Sheffield · Dutton Adult; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Language:Chinese.HardCover Pub Date: 2010 07 Pages: 274 in Publisher: penguin Growing up in the eighties. you were surrounded by mysteries These were the years of MTV and John Hughes movies. the era of big dreams and bigger shoulder pads Like the any teenage geek. Rob Sheffield spent the decade...
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