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  1. Mein Kampf

    Mein Kampf

    $22.00

    In 1922, just four years after the war to end all wars, an unknown Austrian then living in Bavaria planned a pamphlet to be called Settling Accounts. Learn More
  2. The Mental Floss History of the United States

    Mental Floss History of the United States

    $15.99

    The (Almost) Complete and (Entirely) Entertaining Story of America. Learn More
  3. Modern Utopian

    Modern Utopian: Alternative Communities of the '60s and '70s

    $19.95

    Back to the Land. Urban communes. Sustainable cooperatives. Thirty years ago, alternative communities swept the nation. Today, with sustainability, peak oil and retirement concerns, people of all ages are reviving and expanding notions of cooperative living as new communities form and thrive. Learn More
  4. Modern War #12

    Modern War #12

    $6.99

    Military History In The Making. Learn More
  5. Not In My Neighborhood

    Not in My Neighborhood: How Bigotry Shaped a Great American City

    $28.95

    Eugenics, racial thinking, and white supremacist attitudes influenced even the federal government's actions toward housing in the 20th century, dooming American cities to ghettoization. Learn More
  6. On an Irish Island

    On an Irish Island

    $26.95

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    On an Irish Island is a love letter to a vanished way of life, in which Robert Kanigel, the highly praised author of The Man Who Knew Infinity and The One Best Way, tells the story of the Great Blasket, a wildly beautiful island off the west coast of Ireland, renowned during the early twentieth century for the rich communal life of its residents and the unadulterated Irish they spoke. Learn More
  7. On Paper

    On Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History

    $35.00

    A consideration of all things paper—its invention that revolutionized human civilization; its thousand-fold uses (and misuses), proliferation, and sweeping influence on society; its makers, shapers, collectors, and pulpers—written by the admired cultural historian and author of the trilogy on all things book-related: A Gentle Madness; Patience and Fortitude (“How could any intelligent, literate person not just love this book?”—Simon Winchester); and A Splendor of Letters (“Elegant, wry, and humane”—André Bernard, New York Observer). Learn More
  8. Operatin Massacre

    Operation Massacre

    $16.95

    1956. Argentina has just lost its charismatic president Juán Perón in a military coup, and terror reigns across the land. Learn More
  9. Original Zinn

    Original Zinn: Conversations on History and Politics

    $13.95

    Historian, activist, and bestselling author Howard Zinn has been interviewed by David Barsamian for public radio numerous times over the past decade. Original Zinn is a collection of their conversations, showcasing the acclaimed author of A People's History of the United States at his most engaging and provocative. Learn More
  10. Orphans Preferred

    Orphans Preferred: The Twisted Truth and Lasting Legend of the Pony Express

    $16.00

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    The Pony Express is one of the most celebrated and enduring chapters in the history of the United States, a story of the all-American traits of bravery, bravado, and entrepreneurial risk that are part of the very fabric of the Old West. Learn More

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