Around the World in (More Than) 80 Days Discovering What Makes America Great and Why We Must Fight to Save It

A battle rages for the heart and soul of America. For one group, the idea of "American Exceptionalism" is dead. Some never tire of lecturing us about how out-of-step America is...

Members Club A User's Guide to the Penis

Wherever there are people, there are penises. And even though men always carry their penis with them, we might not know it as well as we think . . .Members Club is a fascinating...

How to Be Content An Ancient Poet's Guide for an Age of Excess

What the Roman poet Horace can teach us about how to live a life of contentmentWhat are the secrets to a contented life? One of Rome's greatest and most influential poets, Horace...

Sway

After his father died on 9/11 in the World Trade Center, nine-year-old Matthew John Bocchi began an obsessive quest to find out exactly how he died. He researched video tapes,...

Beyond the Mask How My Tragedy Sparked an Incredible Life: Lessons I Might Never Have Learned

Minutes before Brian Walsh, then just a teenager, heard his beeper go off, calling him to help put out another fire, he was on top of the world. An hour later, after a freak...

Powering Prosperity A Citizen's Guide to Shaping the 21st Century

Since the Global Financial Crisis, we have been approaching a crossroad in modern human history. The top one percent of people own more than half of the world's wealth, while...

The Lives of Isaac Stern

No single American could personify what Henry Luce called the American Century. But over his eighty-one years, Isaac Stern came closer than most. Russian-Jewish parents brought...

Lucky Bones

A case of stolen shoes leads maverick Chicago PI Sam Kelson into something far darker and deeper in the second of this hardhitting crime noir series."My boyfriend's been stealing...

The Apocalypse Factory Plutonium and the Making of the Atomic Age

It began with plutonium, the first element ever manufactured in quantity by humans. Fearing that the Germans would be the first to weaponize the atom, the United States marshaled...

The Greek Connection The Life of Elias Demetracopoulos and the Untold Story of Watergate

He was one of the most fascinating figures in twentieth-century political history. Yet today, Elias Demetracopoulos is strangely overlooked—even though his life reads like an...

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