The titles in this category deal with society at large - politics, history, religion, science, crime, etc.

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  1. The Year of Dreaming Dangerously

    Year of Dreaming Dangerously


    The renowned philosopher finds a utopian future in worldwide protests. Learn More
  2. Ya Basta! Ten Years Of The Zapatista Uprising

    Ya Basta! Ten Years Of The Zapatista Uprising


    For ten years a voice from deep within the mountains and jungles of Mexico has inspired us to fight back. Learn More
  3. Writing Across the Landscape

    Writing Across the Landscape: Travel Journals 1960-2013


    This long-awaited volume provides a panoramic portrait of art and life across the twentieth century, from Mexico to Morocco, Paris to Rome, and beyond. Learn More
  4. Wounded Storyteller

    Wounded Storyteller: Body, Illness, And Ethics


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    Since it was first published in 1995, The Wounded Storyteller has occupied a unique place in the body of work on illness. Both the collective portrait of a so-called “remission society” of those who suffer from some type of illness or disability and a cogent analysis of their stories within a larger framework of narrative theory, Arthur W. Frank’s book has reached a large and diverse readership including the ill, medical professionals, and scholars of literary theory. Learn More
  5. Worst Book I Ever Read

    Worst Book I Ever Read


    Seventy-seven contributors from New York City's downtown bohemian beat offer the most searing, scandalous and scurrilous denunciations of fellow writers ever to appear in print! Learn More
  6. Worm (trade paperback)

    Worm: The First Digital World War


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    Mark Bowden’s Worm: The Story of the First Digital World War is about the next frontier in war. Learn More
  7. WorldChanging

    WorldChanging: A User's Guide for the 21st Century


    Worldchanging is poised to be the Whole Earth Catalogue for this millennium. Learn More
  8. World's Most Haunted Places

    World's Most Haunted Places Magazine


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    Secrets Revealed! Learn More
  9. The World Until Yesterday (tpb)

    World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?


    Most of us take for granted the features of our modern society, from air travel and telecommunications to literacy and obesity. Learn More
  10. World Explorer #5 (Vol. 7)

    World Explorer #5 (Vol. 7)


    Strnage Tales of Discovery. Learn More
  11. Working Stiff

    Working Stiff: Two Years, 262 Bodies, and the Making of a Medical Examiner


    The fearless memoir of a young forensic pathologist’s “rookie season” as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases—hair-raising and heartbreaking and impossibly complex—that shaped her as both a physician and a mother. Learn More
  12. Word Nerd

    Word Nerd: Dispatches from the Games, Grammar, and Geek Underground


    In this zany, one-of-a-kind memoir, former executive director of the National SCRABBLE Association John D. Williams Jr. brings to life the obsessions, madness, and glory of the SCRABBLE® culture―from living-room players to world champions. Learn More
  13. Word Freak
  14. Woolgathering



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    The National Book Award–winner Patti Smith presents a treasure box of a childhood memoir about “clear unspeakable joy” and “just the wish to know.” Learn More
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    Wonder When You'll Miss Me


    Follow sixteen-year-old Faith Duckle in this audacious and darkly funny tale as she moves through the difficult journey from the schoolyard to the harlequin world of the circus. Learn More
  16. Women Who Kill: Profiles Of Female Serial Killers

    Women Who Kill: Profiles Of Female Serial Killers


    Carol Anne Davis explores the dark and disturbing world of the female serial killer. From the mass poisoner to the sexual sadist, from profit killings to crimes committed just for twisted thrills. Learn More
  17. Women Who Kill

    Women Who Kill


    This legendary bestseller exposes the truths and consequences of women on the edges of society—women driven to kill. Learn More
  18. Women Of The Underground: Music

    Women Of The Underground: Music


    Cultural Innovators Speak for Themselves. Learn More
  19. Women Of The Underground: Art

    Women of the Underground: Art: Cultural Innovators Speak for Themselves


    Until the late twentieth century, women’s creative skills were relegated to craft and decorative arts, and valued only for utilitarian purposes in service to others and the manufacturing of products to benefit society. Learn More
  20. Women In Clothes

    Women In Clothes


    Women in Clothes is a book unlike any other. Learn More
  21. Woman Warrior
  22. The Wolf Of Wall Street

    Wolf of Wall Street


    By day he made thousands of dollars a minute. By night he spent it as fast as he could, on drugs, sex, and international globe-trotting. Learn More
  23. Wizard: The Life And Times Of Nikola Tesla

    Wizard: The Life And Times Of Nikola Tesla - Biography Of A Genius


    Nikola Tesla (1856-1943), credited as the inspiration for radio, robots, and even radar, has been called the patron saint of modern electricity. Learn More
  24. Witness to the Revolution

    Witness to the Revolution: Radicals, Resisters, Vets, Hippies, and the Year America Lost Its Mind and Found Its Soul


    The electrifying story of the turbulent year when the sixties ended and America teetered on the edge of revolution. Learn More
  25. Without A Net

    Without A Net: The Female Experience Of Growing Up Working Class


    Much has been written about the plight of the working poor in America, but not by those with first-hand knowledge of how poverty shapes and distorts lives. Learn More

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