Top 502 Nonfiction Books: The Meta-List

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  1. Empathy Exams: Essays, The by Jamison, Leslie
  2. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Gawande, Atul
  3. Sixth Extinction: an Unnatural History, The by Kolbert, Elizabeth
  4. Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Piketty, Thomas
  5. On Immunity: an Innoculation by Biss, Eula
  6. In the Kingdom of Ice: the Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the U.S.S. Jeannette by Sides, Hampton
  7. Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Wright, Lawrence
  8. What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Munroe, Randall
  9. Bad Feminist: Essays by Gay, Roxane
  10. Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Osnos, Evan
  11. Secret History of Wonder Woman, The by Lepore, Jill
  12. Deep Down Dark: the Untold Story of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle that Set Them Free by Tobar, Héctor
  13. Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution, The by Isaacson, Walter
  14. Blood Will Out: the True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade by Kirn, Walter
  15. Invisible Bridge: the Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan, The by Perlstein, Rick
  16. No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Greenwald, Glenn
  17. Dataclysm: Who We Are When We Think No One’s Looking by Rudder, Christian
  18. Flash Boys: a Wall Street Revolt by Lewis, Michael
  19. This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Klein, Naomi
  20. History of Rock ’n’ Roll in Ten Songs, The by Marcus, Greil
  21. Five Came Back: a Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Harris, Mark
  22. Most Dangerous Book: the Battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses, The by Birmingham, Kevin
  23. Unspeakable: and Other Subjects of Discussion, The by Daum, Meghan
  24. Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom and Deception in the New World, The by Grandin, Greg
  25. Geek Sublime: the Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty by Chandra, Vikram
  26. Trip to Echo Spring: on Writers and Drinking, The by Laing, Olivia
  27. True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas, The by Giridharadas, Anand
  28. How We Got to Now: Six Innovations that Made the Modern World by Johnson, Steven
  29. Human Age: the World Shaped by Us, The by Ackerman, Diane
  30. Men Explain Things to Me by Solnit, Rebecca
  31. Political Order and Political Decay: from the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy by Fukuyama, Francis
  32. Big Fat Surprise: Why Meat, Cheese and Butter Belong in a Healthy Diet, The by Teicholz, Nina
  33. Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution, The by Eig, Jonathan
  34. Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap, The by Taibbi, Matt
  35. Dr. Mutter’s Marvels: a True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine by Aptowicz, Cristin O’Keefe
  36. How Not to Be Wrong: the Power of Mathematical Thinking by Ellenberg, Jordan
  37. Interior Circuit: a Mexico City Chronicle, The by Goldman, Francisco
  38. Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures, The by Kenneally, Christine
  39. Savage Harvest: a Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art by Hoffman, Carl
  40. Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food, The by Barber, Dan
  41. Underground Girls of Kabul: in Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan, The by Nordberg, Jenny
  42. Zhivago Affair: the Kremlin, the CIA and the Battle over a Forbidden Book, The by Finn, Peter
  43. Deadly Wandering: a Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention, A by Richtel, Matt
  44. Deluge: the Great War, America, and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916–1931 by Tooze, Adam
  45. Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness, The by Solnit, Rebecca
  46. Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble by Johnson, Marilyn
  47. Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories, The by Keegan, Marina
  48. Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation, The by Davis, David Brion
  49. Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials that Shape Our Man-Made World by Miodownik, Mark
  50. Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: the History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery, The by Kean, Sam
  51. Teacher Wars: a History of America’s Most Embattled Profession, The by Goldstein, Dana
  52. World Order by Kissinger, Henry
  53. All the Truth Is Out: the Week Politics Went Tabloid by Bai, Matt
  54. Bill of the Century: the Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act, The by Risen, Clay
  55. China’s Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa by French, Howard W.
  56. Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation by Harris, Blake J.
  57. Demon Camp: a Soldier’s Exorcism by Percy, Jennifer
  58. Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans by Krist, Gary
  59. Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War by Vaill, Amanda
  60. How to Speak Money: What the Money People Say — and What It Really Means by Lanchester, John
  61. Killing Patton: the Strange Death of World War II’s Most Audacious General by O’Reilly, Bill
  62. Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science, The by Leroi, Armand Marie
  63. Loitering: New and Collected Essays by D’Ambrosio, Charles
  64. Long Shadow: Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century, The by Reynolds, David
  65. No Good Men among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War through Afghan Eyes by Gopal, Anand
  66. Noble Hustle: Poker, Beef Jerky, and Death, The by Whitehead, Colson
  67. People’s Platform: Taking Back Power and Culture in the Digital Age, The by Taylor, Astra
  68. Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won’t Go Away by Goldstein, Rebecca Newberger
  69. Sense of Style: the Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century, The by Pinker, Steven
  70. Smile Revolution in 18th-Century Paris, The by Jones, Colin
  71. Texts from Jane Eyre: and Other Conversations with Your Favorite Literary Characters by Ortberg, Mallory & Gobbo, Madeline
  72. Three Minutes in Poland: Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film by Kurtz, Glenn
  73. Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by Mann, William J.
  74. When Paris Went Dark: the City of Light under German Occupation, 1940–1944 by Rosbottom, Ronald C.
  75. Why Homer Matters by Nicolson, Adam
  76. 400 Things Cops Know: Street Smart Lessons from a Veteran Patrolman by Plantinga, Adam
  77. American Cornball: a Laffopedic Guide to the Formerly Funny by Miller, Christopher
  78. Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves by Braitman, Laurel
  79. As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Elwes, Cary & Layden, Joe
  80. Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire: a Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival by Stark, Peter
  81. Burning Down the House: the End of Juvenile Prison by Bernstein, Nell
  82. Cities of Empire: the British Colonies and the Creation of the Urban World by Hunt, Tristram
  83. Coming Swarm: DDOS Actions, Hacktivism, and Civil Disobedience on the Internet, The by Sauter, Molly
  84. Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World’s First Digital Weapon by Zetter, Kim
  85. Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace by Saval, Nikil
  86. Deep: Freediving, Renegade Science and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves by Nestor, James
  87. Do Not Sell at Any Price: the Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World’s Rarest 78 RPM Records by Petrusich, Amanda
  88. Elephant Company: the Inspired Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II by Croke, Vicki
  89. Encounters at the Heart of the World: a History of the Mandan People by Fenn, Elizabeth A.
  90. Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence by Armstrong, Karen
  91. Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality by Becker, Jo
  92. Future of the Mind: the Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind, The by Kaku, Michio
  93. Glass Cage: Automation and Us, The by Carr, Nicholas
  94. Gottland: Mostly True Stories from Half of Czechoslovakia by Szczygiel, Mariusz
  95. Hack Attack: the Inside Story of How the Truth Caught up with Rupert Murdoch by Davies, Nick
  96. Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, The by Baptist, Edward A.
  97. How Google Works by Schmidt, Eric & Rosenberg, Jonathan
  98. How to Be a Victorian: a Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Victorian Life by Goodman, Ruth
  99. Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America by Cook, Kevin
  100. Lincoln and the Power of the Press: the War for Public Opinion by Holzer, Harold
  101. Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941–1942, The by Hamilton, Nigel
  102. Meat Racket: the Secret Takeover of America’s Food Business, The by Leonard, Christopher
  103. Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues by Blaser, Martin J.
  104. Mission at Nuremberg: an Army Chaplain and the Trial of the Nazis by Townsend, Tim
  105. Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It, The by Dean, John W.
  106. Pity the Animal by Hodson, Chelsea
  107. Poking a Dead Frog: Conversations with Today’s Top Comedy Writers by Sacks, Mike
  108. Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books, The by Nafisi, Azar
  109. Science…for Her! by Amram, Megan
  110. Scorpion’s Sting: Antislavery and the Coming of the Civil War, The by Oakes, James
  111. Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality without Religion by Harris, Sam
  112. War of the Whales: a True Story by Horwitz, Joshua
  113. What We See When We Read by Mendelsund, Peter
  114. What Would Lynne Tillman Do? by Tillman, Lynne
  115. Words Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy Riot by Gessen, Masha
  116. Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street’s Post-Crash Recruits by Roose, Kevin
  117. 100 Essays I Don’t Have Time to Write: On Umbrellas and Sword Fights, Parades and Dogs, Fire Alarms, Children and Theater by Ruhl, Sarah
  118. Against Football: One Fan’s Reluctant Manifesto by Almond, Steve
  119. Age of Atheists: How We Have Sought to Live since the Death of God, The by Watson, Peter
  120. Age of Radiance: the Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era, The by Nelson, Craig
  121. All Joy and No Fun: the Paradox of Modern Parenthood by Senior, Jennifer
  122. Another Great Day at Sea: Life aboard the USS George H. W. Bush by Dyer, Geoff
  123. Austerity Bites: a Journey to the Sharp End of Cuts in the UK by O’Hara, Mary
  124. Birds of Pandemonium: Life among the Exotic and Endangered, The by Raffin, Michele
  125. Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation Is Conquering the World throug Pop Culture, The by Hong, Euny
  126. Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World, The by Gold, Russell
  127. Burglary: the Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI, The by Medsger, Betty
  128. Busted: a Tale of Corruption and Betrayal in the City of Brotherly Love by Ruderman, Wendy & Laker, Barbara
  129. Careless People: Murder, Mayhem, and the Invention of The Great Gatsby by Churchwell, Sarah
  130. Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517–1648 by Greengrass, Mark
  131. Collapse: the Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall, The by Sarotte, M.E.
  132. Danubia: a Personal History of Habsburg Europe by Winder, Simon
  133. Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany’s Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America by Blum, Howard
  134. Dodging Extinction: Power, Food, Money and the Future of Life on Earth by Barnosky, Anthony D.
  135. Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance by Angwin, Julia
  136. Dylanologists: Adventures in the Land of Bob, The by Kinney, David
  137. Eight World Cups: My Journey through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer by Vecsey, George
  138. Empire’s Crossroads: a History of the Caribbean from Columbus to the Present Day by Gibson, Carrie
  139. End of Absence: Reclaiming what We’ve Lost in a World of Constant Connection, The by Harris, Michael
  140. Everyday Sexism by Bates, Laura
  141. Fame Lunches: On Wounded Icons, Money, Sex, the Brontës, and the Importance of Handbags, The by Merkin, Daphne
  142. Faster, Higher, Stronger: How Sports Science Is Creating a New Generation of Superathletes, and What We Can Learn from Them by McClusky, Mark
  143. Fateful Year: England 1914, The by Bostridge, Mark
  144. Garden of Marvels: How We Discovered that Flowers Have Sex, Leaves Eat Air, and Other Secrets of Plants, A by Kassinger, Ruth
  145. God’s Traitors: Terror & Faith in Elizabethan England by Childs, Jessie
  146. Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous by Coleman, Gabriella
  147. Heathen School: a Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic, The by Demos, John
  148. Homing Instinct: Meaning and Mystery in Animal Migration, The by Heinrich, Bernd
  149. House of Debt: How They (and You) Caused the Great Recession, and How We Can Prevent It from Happening Again by Mian, Atif & Sufi, Amir
  150. How We Learn: the Surprising Truth about Why, When, and Where It Happens by Carey, Benedict
  151. Indonesia, etc.: Exploring the Improbable Nation by Pisani, Elizabeth
  152. Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World by Alexander, Amir R.
  153. It’s Complicated: the Social Lives of Networked Teens by Boyd, Danah
  154. Late Starters Orchestra, The by Goldman, Ari L.
  155. Learning to Walk in the Dark by Taylor, Barbara Brown
  156. Let’s Talk about Love: Why Other People Have Such Bad Taste by Wilson, Carl
  157. Life on the Edge: the Coming of Age of Quantum Biology by Al-Khalili, Jim & McFadden, Johnjoe
  158. Lifted: a Cultural History of the Elevator by Bernard, Andreas
  159. Limber by Pelster, Angela
  160. Mad Catastrophe: the Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire, A by Wawro, Geoffrey
  161. Marriage Markets: How Inequality Is Remaking the American Family by Carbone, June & Cahn, Naomi
  162. Me, Myself and Why: Searching for the Science of Self by Ouellette, Jennifer
  163. Meaning of Human Existence, The by Wilson, Edward O.
  164. Midnight at the Pera Palace: the Birth of Modern Istanbul by King, Charles
  165. Molecules: the Elements and the Architecture of Everything by Gray, Theodore W.
  166. Monkey’s Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life, The by de Queiroz, Alan
  167. Nature’s God: the Heretical Origins of the American Republic by Stewart, Matthew
  168. On Democracy’s Doorstep: The Inside Story of How the Supreme Court Brought “One Person, One Vote” to the United States by Smith, J. Douglas
  169. On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City by Goffman, Alice
  170. One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future by Carson, Ben
  171. Operation Paperclip: the Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America by Jacobsen, Annie
  172. Owl who Liked Sitting on Caesar: Living with a Tawny Owl, The by Windrow, Martin
  173. Pandora’s DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes through History, Science, and One Family Tree by Stark, Lizzie
  174. Parthenon Enigma, The by Connelly, Joan Breton
  175. Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War by Risen, James
  176. Pope and Mussolini: the Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe, The by Kertzer, David I.
  177. Private Island: Why Britain Now Belongs to Someone Else by Meek, James
  178. Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights by Pollitt, Katha
  179. Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change, The by Braun, Adam
  180. Proof: the Science of Booze by Rogers, Adam
  181. Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry that Built America’s First Subway, The by Most, Doug
  182. Revolution by Brand, Russell
  183. Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government, The by Howard, Philip K.
  184. S Street Rising: Crack, Murder and Redemption in D.C. by Castaneda, Ruben
  185. Season of the Witch: How the Occult Saved Rock and Roll by Bebergal, Peter
  186. Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies, The by Brynjolfsson, Erik & McAfee, Andrew
  187. Shifts and the Shocks: How the Financial Crisis Has Changed Our Future, The by Wolf, Martin
  188. Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Nonfiction, A by Pratchett, Terry
  189. Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace by Lamott, Anne
  190. So We Read On: How the Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures by Corrigan, Maureen
  191. Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility, The by Clark, Gregory
  192. South China Sea: the Struggle for Power in Asia, The by Hayton, Bill
  193. Sting in the Tale: My Adventures with Bumblebees, A by Goulson, Dave
  194. Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BC-1492 AD, The by Schama, Simon
  195. Supermodel and the Brillo Box: Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art, The by Thompson, Don
  196. Tastemakers: Why We’re Crazy for Cupcakes but Fed up with Fondue, The by Sax, David
  197. Trapped under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles into the Darkness by Swidey, Neil
  198. Uncertain Justice: the Roberts Court and the Constitution by Tribe, Laurence & Matz, Joshua
  199. Unreal City: Las Vegas, Black Mesa, and the Fate of the West by Nies, Judith
  200. Unspeakable Things: Sex, Lies, and Revolution by Penny, Laurie
  201. Victorian City: Everyday Life in Dickens’ London, The by Flanders, Judith
  202. War! What Is It Good for?: Conflict and the Progress of Civilization from Primates to Robots by Morris, Ian
  203. Wars of the Roses: the Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors, The by Jones, Dan
  204. Why I Read: the Serious Pleasure of Books by Lesser, Wendy
  205. Windfall: the Booming Business of Global Warming by Funk, McKenzie
  206. Winning Marriage: the Inside Story of How Same-Sex Couples Took on the Politicians and Pundits — and Won by Solomon, Marc
  207. Worn Stories by Spivack, Emily
  208. Wounded Tiger: the History of Cricket in Pakistan by Oborne, Peter
  209. 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help that Actually Works by Harris, Dan
  210. 1177 B. C.: The Year Civilization Collapseds by Cline, Eric H.
  211. 13 Hours: the Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi by Zuckoff, Mitchell & The Annex Security Team
  212. Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal by Shroder, Tom
  213. Adventures in the Anthropocene: a Journey to the Heart of the Planet We Made by Vince, Gaia
  214. Age of the Vikings, The by Winroth, Anders
  215. Amazing Thing about the Way It Goes: Stories of Tidiness, Self-Esteem and Other Things I Gave Up, The by Pearl-McPhee, Stephanie
  216. America: Imagine a World without Her by D’Souza, Dinesh
  217. America’s Deadliest Twister: the Tri-State Tornado of 1925 by Partlow, Geoff
  218. American Catch: the Fight for Our Local Seafood by Greenberg, Paul
  219. Arrival of the Fittest: Solving Evolution’s Greatest Puzzle by Wagner, Andreas
  220. Art in America 1945–1970: Writings from the Age of Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art and Minimalism by Perl, Jed, ed.
  221. Art of Empathy: Celebrating Literature in Translation by National Endowment for the Arts
  222. Art of Secularism: The Cultural Politics of Modernist Art in Contemporary India, The by Zitzewitz, Karin
  223. Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere, The by Iyer, Pico
  224. Art of the English Murder, The by Worsley, Lucy
  225. Asia’s Cauldron: the South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific by Kaplan, Robert
  226. Ax Murders of Saxtown: the Unsolved Crime that Terrorized a Town and Shocked the Nation by Pistor, Nicholas J. C.
  227. Babe Ruth’s Called Shot: the Myth and Mystery of Baseball’s Greatest Home Run by Sherman, Ed
  228. Back Channel to Cuba: the Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana by LeoGrande, William M.
  229. Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld by Halpern, Jake
  230. Beatles Lyrics: the Stories behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More than 100 Classic Beatles Songs by Davies, Hunter
  231. Bending Adversity: Japan and the Art of Survival by Pilling, David
  232. Beowulf: a Translation and Commentary by Tolkien, J. R. R.
  233. Berlin: Portrait of a City through the Centuries by MacLean, Rory
  234. Best American Sports Writing 2014 by McDougall, Christopher, ed.
  235. Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters by Roth, Michael S.
  236. Blood and Guts: Dispatches from the Whale Wars by Vincent, Sam
  237. Blood Royal: A True Tale of Crime and Detection in Medieval Paris by Jager, Eric
  238. Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells: the Best of Early Vanity Fair by Carter, Graydon, ed.
  239. Bohemians: Mark Twain and the San Francisco Writers who Reinvented American Literature, The by Tarnoff, Ben
  240. Brazil’s Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy by Zirin, Dave
  241. Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone) by Green, Elizabeth
  242. Bunch of Pretty Things I Did Not By, A by Lazarovic, Sarah
  243. Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America, The by Offley, Ed
  244. Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism by Streeck, Wolfgang
  245. By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from the New York Times Book Review by Paul, Pamela, ed.
  246. Call and Response by Kincaid, Paul
  247. Cause of All Nations: an International History of the American Civil War, The by Doyle, Don H.
  248. Chain: Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food, The by Genoways, Ted
  249. Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen and the 90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion by Callahan, Maureen
  250. Chase Your Shadows: the Trials of Oscar Pistorius by Carlin, John
  251. Check the Technique: More Liner Notes for Hip-Hop Junkies by Coleman, Brian
  252. Chosen Exile: a History of Racial Passing in American Life, A by Hobbs, Allyson
  253. Circling the Midnight Sun by Raffan, James
  254. Citizens of the Green Room: Profiles in Courage and Self-Delusion by Leibovich, Mark
  255. Collected Petrarch by Atkins, Tim
  256. Comradely Greetings: The Prison Letters of Nadja and Slavoj by Tolokonnikovam, Nadezhda & Zizek, Slavoj
  257. Confidence or the Appearance of Confidence: the Best of Believer Music Interviews by Vida, Vendela & Simonini, Ross, eds.
  258. Congo: the Epic History of a People by Reybrouck, David van
  259. Congratulations, by the Way: Some Thoughts on Kindness by Saunders, George
  260. Contest of the Century: the New Era of Competition with China by Dyer, Geoff
  261. Copernicus Complex: Our Cosmic Significance ina Universe of Planets and Probabilities, The by Scharf, Caleb
  262. Copyright Wars: Three Centuries of Trans-Atlantic Battle, The by Baldwin, Peter
  263. Countercultures and Popular Music by Sklower, Jedediah & Whiteley, Sheila, eds.
  264. Cowboys and Indies: The Epic History of the Record Industry by Murphy, Gareth
  265. Culture Map: Breaking through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business, The by Meyer, Erin
  266. Culture Worrier: Reflections on Race, Politics, and Social Change: Selected Columns 1984–2014 by Page, Clarence
  267. Dangerous by Fast, Susan
  268. Dark Net: Inside the Digital Underworld, The by Bartlett, Jamie
  269. David Foster Wallace Reader, The by Wallace, David Foster
  270. Dead and Those about to Die: D-Day: the Big Red One at Omaha Beach, The by McManus, John C.
  271. Dear Luke, We Need to Talk to Darth: And Other Pop Culture Correspondences by Moe, John
  272. Death Class: a True Story about Life, The by Hayasaki, Erika
  273. Death Dealer: How Cops and Cadaver Dogs Brought a Killer to Justice by Flora, Kate
  274. Defending Beef: The Case for Sustainable Meat Production by Niman, Nicolette Hahn
  275. Definitely Maybe by Niven, Alex
  276. Denali’s Howl: the Deadliest Climbing Disaster on America’s Wildest Peak by Hall, Andy
  277. Detroit Anthology, A by Clark, Anna, ed.
  278. Devil’s Alliance: Hitler’s Pact with Stalin, 1939–1941, The by Moorhouse, Roger
  279. Dictators at War and Peace by Weeks, Jessica L. P.
  280. Disobeying Hitler: German Resistance after Operation Valkyrie by Hansen, Randall
  281. Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America by Frey, William H.
  282. Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class by Lopez, Ian Haney
  283. Dollar Trap: How the U. S. Dollar Tightened Its Grip on Global Finance, The by Prasad, Eswar
  284. Dominican Baseball: New Pride, Old Prejudice by Klein, Alan
  285. Dreamers and Deceivers: True Stories of the Heroes and Villains who Made America by Beck, Glenn
  286. Eating Dangerously: Why the Government Can’t Keep Your Food Safe… and How You Can by Booth, Michael & Brown, Jennifer
  287. Ebola: the Nature and Human History of a Deadly Virus by Quammen, David
  288. Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know about the All-There-Is, The by Trotta, Roberto
  289. Emperor Far Away: Travels at the Edge of China, The by Eimer, David
  290. Empire of Cotton: a Global History by Beckert, Sven
  291. Empire on the Edge: How Britain Came to Fight America by Bunker, Nick
  292. Essays and Reviews 1959–2002 by Williams, Bernard
  293. Essential Ellen Willis, The by Aronowitz, Nona Willis, ed.
  294. Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon, The by Stone, Brad
  295. Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life by Deresiewicz, William
  296. Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy by Sassen, Saskia
  297. Fantastic Laboratory of Dr. Weigl: How Two Brave Scientists Battled Typhus and Sabotaged the Nazis, The by Allen, Arthur
  298. Feathered River across the Sky: the Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction, A by Greenberg, Joel
  299. Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army’s War of War by Fair, C. Christine
  300. Figure of the Detective: A Literary History and Analysis, The by Brownson, Charles
  301. Football: Great Writing about the National Sport by Schulian, John, ed.
  302. For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us about Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice by Schultz, Howard & Chandrasekaran, Rajiv
  303. Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream, The by Washburn, Dan
  304. Forensis: the Architecture of Public Truth by Forensic Architecture, ed.
  305. Forgotten Depression: 1921: the Crash that Cured Itself, The by Grant, James
  306. Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of the Banking Crises and Scarce Credit by Calomiris, Charles & Haber, Stephen
  307. Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany by Stubbs, David
  308. Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity by Beachy, Robert
  309. GDP: A Brief but Affectionate History by Coyle, Diane
  310. Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli Conflict by Judis, John B.
  311. Getaway Car: a Donald Westlake Nonfiction Miscellany, The by Westlake, Donald
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