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Boucheron

Anita Coppet · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

This book is a journey through the sparkling world of the iconic Maison Boucheron, which has championed a sensual, chic, modern, and independent form of femininity for over a century and a half. The Boucheron universe-from its aesthetic vocabulary to its sources of inspiration, its artistic...
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Target Tokyo: Jimmy Doolittle and the Raid That Avenged Pearl Harbor

James M. Scott · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The dramatic account of one of America's most celebrated -- and controversial -- military campaigns: the Doolittle Raid.In December 1941, as American forces tallied the dead at Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt gathered with his senior military counselors to plan an ambitious...
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How to decorate.

Farrow & Ball. · Mitchell Beazley
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Set to become the bible of home decoration, Farrow & Ball How to Decorate provides a highly practical and inspirational guide to the successful use of paint and paper in any home, large or small, urban or country. Published on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the iconic brand,...
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Scorched Earth: Restoring America after Obama

Michael Savage · Center Street
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"New York Times" bestselling author Michael Savage reveals why we have an infected political system, and what we can now do to nurse the country back to health. Michael Savages says that for the past eight years there has been a retrovirus in the White House, and that the last...
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Nordic Light: Lighter, Everyday Eating from a Scandinavian Kitchen

Simon Bajada · Hardie Grant Books
Pages: 223
Format: Print book

Wholesome Scandinavian recipes with a healthy, modern twistPresenting a new angle to the trends in Scandinavian recipes and techniques, Nordic Light shies away from the classics and instead presents lighter, cleaner, and modern recipes. Focusing on seasonal fresh produce and vegetables,...
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The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper

Hallie Rubenhold · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Five devastating human stories and a dark and moving portrait of Victorian London - the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper. Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are famous for the same thing, though they never met. They came from Fleet Street, Knightsbridge,...
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Black Detroit: A People's History of Self-Determination

Herb Boyd · Amistad
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

The author of Baldwin's Harlem looks at the evolving culture, politics, economics, and spiritual life of Detroit - a blend of memoir, love letter, history, and clear-eyed reportage that explores the city's past, present, and future and its significance to the African American legacy...
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The Friendly Orange Glow: The Untold Story of the PLATO System and the Dawn of Cyberculture

Brian Dear · Pantheon
Pages: 640
Format: Hardcover

The remarkable, untold story of PLATO, the computer program and platform created in the 1960s that marked the true beginning of cyberculture - a book that will rewrite the history of computing and the InternetAt a time when Steve Jobs was only a teenager and Mark Zuckerberg wasn't even...
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The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible

A.N. Wilson · Harper
Pages: 212
Format: Print book

From renowned historian, biographer and novelist, A.N. Wilson, a deep personal, literary, and historical exploration of the Bible.In The Book of the People, A. N. Wilson explores how readers and thinkers have approached the Bible, and how it might be read today. Charting his own relationship...
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Picture Your Prosperity: Smart Money Moves to Turn Your Vision into Reality

Ellen Rogin · Portfolio
Format: Hardcover

Everyone has a unique vision of a prosperous and secure future. Whats yours?If someone asked you to describe prosperity and security, what would you see in your minds eye? Is it finally taking that trip to Paris? A beautiful beach house? Or maybe making that last mortgage payment and staying...
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The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture

HEATHER MAC DONALD · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

By the New York Times bestselling author: a provocative account of the attack on the humanities, the rise of intolerance, and the erosion of serious learningAmerica is in crisis, from the university to the workplace. Toxic ideas first spread by higher education have undermined humanistic...
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Operation Dragoon: The Allied Liberation of the South of France: 1944

Robin Cross · Pegasus Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A dramatic and expertly rendered narrative of the Allied liberation of the South of France during Operation Dragoon in 1944.Operation Dragoon is the story of the Allied invasion of the South of France on August 15, 1944. It was, in effect, the second D-Day, launched two months after "Overlord,"...
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Longitude : the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time

Dava Sobel · Walker
Format: Book

The story of mariners' centuries-long search for ways of determining longitude that tells not only of the scientific advances but of the perseverance, pettiness, politics, & interesting anecdotes involved. Longitude is the dramatic human story of an epic scientific quest, and of John...
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Graduate Programs in Engineering & Applied Sciences 2019

Peterson's · Peterson's
Pages: 624
Format: Hardcover

Peterson's Graduate Programs in Engineering & Applied Sciences 2019 offers extensive profiles of more than 3,800 graduate programs in relevant disciplines such as: Aerospace/aeronautical engineering Agricultural engineering & bioengineering Chemical engineering Civil and environmental...
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A Genius for Deception: How Cunning Helped the British Win Two World Wars

Nicholas Rankin · Oxford University Press
Format: Hardcover

In February 1942, intelligence officer Victor Jones erected 150 tents behind British lines in North Africa. "Hiding tanks in Bedouin tents was an old British trick," writes Nicholas Rankin. German general Erwin Rommel not only knew of the ploy, but had copied it himself. Jones...
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