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Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters
Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters
By Tantor Audio
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$32.95
4.4 out of 5 stars with 263 reviews
In Plutopia, Kate Brown draws on official records and dozens of interviews to tell the extraordinary stories of Richland, Washington, and Ozersk, Russia - the first two cities in the world to produce plutonium. To contain secrets, American and Sovi


Animal Factory: The Looming Threat of Industrial Pig, Dairy, and Poultry Farms to Humans and the Environment
Animal Factory: The Looming Threat of Industrial Pig, Dairy, and Poultry Farms to Humans and the Environment
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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$15.95
4.7 out of 5 stars with 227 reviews
Swine flu. Bird flu. Unusual concentrations of cancer and other diseases. Massive fish kills from flesh-eating parasites. Recalls of meats, vegetables, and fruits because of deadly E. coli bacterial contamination. Recent public-health crises raise ur


Make Elephants Fly: The Process of Radical Innovation
Make Elephants Fly: The Process of Radical Innovation
By Hachette Audio
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$24.95
4.6 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Drawing on examples of the hottest innovators in Silicon Valley, this step-by-step guide will show you how to develop, test, and launch your impossibly big idea to success. Almost every major company today has made innovation its number one priorit


The Only Rule Is It Has to Work: Our Wild Experiment Building a New Kind of Baseball Team
The Only Rule Is It Has to Work: Our Wild Experiment Building a New Kind of Baseball Team
By Tantor Audio
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$23.95
4.0 out of 5 stars with 235 reviews
It's the ultimate in fantasy baseball: You get to pick the roster, set the lineup, and decide on strategies - with real players, in a real ballpark, in a real playoff race. That's what baseball analysts Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller got to do when a


Fueling Freedom: Exposing the Mad War on Energy
Fueling Freedom: Exposing the Mad War on Energy
By Tantor Audio
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$23.95
4.3 out of 5 stars with 257 reviews
Fossil fuel energy is the lifeblood of the modern world. Before the Industrial Revolution, humanity depended on burning wood and candle wax. But with the ability to harness the energy in oil and other fossil fuels, quality of life and capacity for pr


The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
By Tantor Audio
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$19.95
4.1 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
When Columbia professor Dickson Despommier set out to solve America's food, water, and energy crises, he didn't just think big - he thought up. Despommier's stroke of genius, the vertical farm, has excited scientists, architects, and politicians a


Hidden America: From Coal Miners to Cowboys, an Extraordinary Exploration of the Unseen People Who Make This Country Work
Hidden America: From Coal Miners to Cowboys, an Extraordinary Exploration of the Unseen People Who Make This Country Work
By Penguin Audio
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$20.95
4.7 out of 5 stars with 278 reviews
Five hundred feet underground, Jeanne Marie Laskas asked a coal miner named Smitty, "Do you think it's weird that people know so little about you?" He replied, "I don't think people know too much about the way the whole damn country works." Hidde


Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate
Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate
By Tantor Audio
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$23.95
4.8 out of 5 stars with 214 reviews
On ship-tracking websites, the waters are black with dots. Each dot is a ship; each ship is laden with boxes; each box is laden with goods. In postindustrial economies, we no longer produce but buy. We buy, so we must ship. Without all those dots, the world would not work. Freight shipping has been no less revolutionary than the printing press or the Internet, yet it is all but invisible. Away from public scrutiny, shipping revels in suspect practices, dubious operators, and a shady system.


Life from Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness
Life from Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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$14.95
4.9 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
Sasha Martin set herself a rather ambitious goal: to cook - and eat - her way around the world, with 196 recipes from 196 countries in 196 weeks. Enter Global Table Adventure, a project that proves to be more than just a culinary challenge as Sasha attempts to navigate the vicissitudes of marriage, motherhood, and life's failures and successes, all inextricably linked to her troubled past. For Sasha food and cooking unlock the memories of a difficult childhood and the loss and heartbreak that


The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma
The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma
By Tantor Audio
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$26.95
4.4 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
In 1989, the charismatic Joshua Boger left Merck, then America's most admired business, to found a drug company that would challenge industry giants and transform health care. Barry Werth described the company's tumultuous early days during the AIDS crisis in The Billion-Dollar Molecule, a celebrated classic of science and business journalism. Now he returns to tell a riveting story of Vertex's bold endurance and eventual success. The $325-billion-a-year pharmaceutical business is America's


Down and Dirty Pictures: Miramax, Sundance and the Rise of Independent Film
Down and Dirty Pictures: Miramax, Sundance and the Rise of Independent Film
By Brilliance Audio
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$29.95
4.2 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Down and Dirty Pictures chronicles the rise of independent filmmakers and of the twin engines - the Sundance Film Festival and Miramax Films - that have powered them. Peter Biskind profiles the people who took the independent movement from obscurity to the Oscars, most notably Sundance founder Robert Redford and Harvey Weinstein, who with his brother, Bob, made Miramax an indie powerhouse. Candid, penetrating and controversial, Down and Dirty Pictures is a must-read for anyone interested in


How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise
How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise
By Brilliance Audio
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$14.95
4.6 out of 5 stars with 170 reviews
In 1973, a young filmmaker named George Lucas scribbled some notes for a far-fetched space-fantasy epic. More than 40 years and $37 billion later, Star Wars-related products outnumber human beings, a stormtrooper army spans the globe, and ''Jediism'' has become a religion in its own right. Lucas's creation has grown into far more than a cinematic classic; it is, quite simply, one of the most lucrative, influential, and interactive franchises of all time. Yet until now the complete history of


Presto!: How I Made over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales
Presto!: How I Made over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales
By Novel Audio
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$14.95
4.3 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
An unconventional weight loss tale from an unconventional personality. Penn Jillette tells how he lost 100 pounds with his trademark outrageous sense of humor and biting social commentary that makes this success story anything but ordinary. Legendary magician Penn Jillette was approaching his 60th birthday. Topping 330 pounds and saddled with a systolic blood pressure reading over 200, he knew he was at a dangerous crossroads: If he wanted to see his small children grow up, he needed to


Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
By Tantor Audio
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$17.95
4.0 out of 5 stars with 236 reviews
After billions of dollars and 50 years of effort, researchers are finally cracking the code on artificial intelligence. As society stands on the cusp of unprecedented change, Jerry Kaplan unpacks the latest advances in robotics, machine learning, and perception powering systems that rival or exceed human capabilities. Driverless cars, robotic helpers, and intelligent agents that promote our interests have the potential to usher in a new age of affluence and leisure - but, as Kaplan warns, the


The Most They Ever Had
The Most They Ever Had
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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$10.95
4.8 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
In these real-life stories, Rick Bragg brilliantly evokes the hardscrabble lives of those who live and die by an American cotton mill. In 2001, a community of people in the Appalachian foothills had come to the edge of all they had ever been. Across the South, padlocks and chains bound the doors of silent mills. It seemed a miracle to blue-collar people in Jacksonville, Alabama, that their mill still bit, shook, and roared. The mill had become almost a living thing, rewarding the hard working


Driving Honda: Inside the World’s Most Innovative Car Company
Driving Honda: Inside the World’s Most Innovative Car Company
By Brilliance Audio
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$17.95
4.7 out of 5 stars with 229 reviews
For decades there have been two iconic Japanese auto companies. One has been endlessly studied and written about. The other has been generally underappreciated and misunderstood. Until now. Since its birth as a motorcycle company in 1949, Honda has steadily grown into the world's fifth largest automaker and top engine manufacturer, as well as one of the most beloved, most profitable, and most consistently innovative multinational corporations. What drives the company that keeps creating and


Janesville: An American Story
Janesville: An American Story
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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$20.95
4.8 out of 5 stars with 221 reviews
Winner of the 2017 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award! A Washington Post reporter's intimate account of the fallout from the closing of a General Motors assembly plant in Janesville, Wisconsin - Paul Ryan's hometown - and a larger story of the hollowing of the American middle class. This is the story of what happens to an industrial town in the American heartland when its factory stills - but it's not the familiar tale. Most observers record the immediate shock of


Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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$17.95
4.9 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
From the number-one New York Times best-selling author of Liar's Poker and ''one of the country's most popular business journalists'' (The New York Times) Michael Lewis, comes an engaging new book about Wall Street. Michael Lewis, the best-selling author of Boomerang, The Big Short, The Blind Side, Moneyball, and many others, returns to the financial world to give listeners a ringside seat as the biggest news story in years prepares to hit Wall Street.


The Real Madrid Way: How Values Created the Most Successful Sports Team on the Planet
The Real Madrid Way: How Values Created the Most Successful Sports Team on the Planet
By Tantor Audio
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$23.95
4.9 out of 5 stars with 236 reviews
Real Madrid is the most successful sports team on the planet. The soccer club has more trophies than any other sports team, including 11 UEFA Champions League trophies. However, the story behind the triumph goes beyond the players and coaches. Generally unnoticed, a management team consisting mostly of outsiders took the team from near bankruptcy to the most valuable sports organization in the world. How did Real Madrid achieve such extraordinary success? Columbia Business School adjunct


Clean Protein
Clean Protein
By Hachette Audio
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$25.95
4.8 out of 5 stars with 265 reviews
Join the Clean Protein revolution and lose weight, feel stronger, and live longer. Food and wellness experts Kathy Freston and Bruce Friedrich have spent years researching the future of protein. They've talked to the food pioneers and the nutrition scientists, and now they've distilled what they've learned into a strength-building plan poised to reshape your body and change your world. Complete with delicious recipes and a detailed guide to food planning, Clean Protein explains everything



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