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Truth doesn't have a side - my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports Truth doesn't have a side - my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports

Offers an account of the author's life, describing his childhood in war-torn Nigeria and the forensic pathology studies that led to his much-criticized findings about the role of concussion in brain disease.

Aug 11, 2017
Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to be considered one of the worst figures in history, with this brand-new nonfiction series that focuses on the most nefarious historical figures. On a list of the worst people ever, Adolf Hitler is certainly at or near the top. Born the son of a low-ranking government official, no one would have predicted that the young Adolf would grow up and become the leader of millions of Germans as well as one of the most despised figures of the twentieth ce

Aug 11, 2017
Remembering Diana - a life in photographs Remembering Diana - a life in photographs

"For the millions who adored the People's Princess, this lavish book celebrates Diana Spencer's life in pictures. Page after page of inside photos from the legendary National Geographic archives document the royal's most memorable moments in the spotlight; a luminous, personal remembrance by Diana friend and biographer Tina Brown adds context and nuance to a poignant life twenty years after her tragic death. Float down memory lane through more than 100 remarkable images of Diana, from her days a

Aug 10, 2017
Narrative of Sojourner Truth - a bondswoman of olden time, with a history of her labors and correspondence drawn from her Book of life ; also, A memorial chapter Narrative of Sojourner Truth - a bondswoman of olden time, with a history of her labors and correspondence drawn from her Book of life ; also, A memorial chapter

Truth's testimony to her 30 years of bondage in upstate New York and the revelations that turned her into an abolitionist.

Aug 10, 2017
Memoirs of my nervous illness Memoirs of my nervous illness

Aug 10, 2017
I'm with the band - confessions of a groupie I'm with the band - confessions of a groupie

Pamela Des Barres was the "Sweetheart of Rock," the reigning queen of L.A.'s wild music scene. A hopeful romantic and the ultimate star-chaser, she lived life in the fast lane. Now she tells everything.

Aug 10, 2017