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Season of Saturdays Season of Saturdays

30% Off:
$25.00 $17.50

Michael Weinreb From an award-winning writer, journalist, and college football expert: an entertaining cultural history that highlights the key moments, games, personalities, and scandals of the popular and controversial American pastime. "Season of Saturdays is simply an unforgettable read." —Paul Finebaum

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When Britain Burned the White House When Britain Burned the White House

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$25.99 $18.19

Peter Snow When Britain Burned the White House highlights this unparalleled moment in British and American history, the courageous, successful defense of Fort McHenry and the American triumph that would follow, and America’s and Britain’s decision to never again fight each other. “Lucid, witty, and humane, with terrific pace, and so evenhanded that it will surely be received as well in America as here.” —The Spectator (UK)

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Design Brooklyn

30% Off:
$40.00 $28.00

Anne Hellman & Michel Arnaud A visual exploration of the unique and diverse architecture, interiors, and design of public and private spaces in today’s Brooklyn, from mechanics’ shops renovated into restaurants, to newly built museums, to restored brownstones and modern townhouses.

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Girls Standing on Lawns Girls Standing on Lawns

30% Off:
$14.95 $10.47

Maira Kalman

Girls Standing on Lawns is a unique collaboration between renowned artist and bestselling children’s book author Maira Kalman and New York Times bestselling writer Daniel Handler, better known as Lemony Snicket. This clever book contains 40 vintage photographs from the collection of The Museum of Modern Art, New York, more than a dozen original paintings by Kalman inspired by the photographs, and brief, lyrical texts by Handler. Poetic and thought-provoking, Girls Standing on Lawns is a meditation on memories, childhood, nostalgia, home, family, and the act of seeing.

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century Capital in the Twenty-First Century

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$39.95 $27.97

Thomas Piketty Capital in the Twenty-First Century reorients our understanding of economic history and confronts us with sobering lessons for today.

"Piketty, a prominent economist, explains the tendency in mature societies for wealth to concentrate in a few hands." -New Yorker, Amy Merrick