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What about Darwin?: All Species of Opinion from Scientists, Sages, Friends, and Enemies Who Met, Read, and Discussed the Naturalist Who Changed the World
Thomas F. Glick.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780801894626.  Daedalus Item Code: 44273
 
Over the past 160 years, Charles Darwin and his revolutionary ideas have inspired commentary all over the world. In this unique and wide-ranging collection, Darwin scholar Thomas Glick gathers ... (Read More)
 
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What Are You Optimistic About?: Today's Leading Thinkers Lighten Up
John Brockman, ed.
Publisher: Pocket.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849832168.  Daedalus Item Code: 52381
 
In a rising tide of doomsday scenarios—climate change, global terrorism, pandemics, and more—it seems that things are bad and getting worse. Yet despite such dire predictions, scientists see many ... (Read More)
 
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What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World
Robert Hass.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061923920.  Daedalus Item Code: 44376
 
A former Poet Laureate of the United States, and author of the Pulitzer Prize– and National Book Award–winning poetry collection Time and Materials, Robert Hass follows up his National Book ... (Read More)
 
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What Should I Do With My Life?: The True Story of People Who Answered the Ultimate Question
Po Bronson.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375758980.  Daedalus Item Code: 42336
 
Having traveled the country in search of individuals who have struggled to find their calling, Po Bronson offers stories of 57 very different people trying to answer such questions as, "Is a career ... (Read More)
 
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What There Is to Say We Have Said: The Correspondence of Eudora Welty and William Maxwell
Suzanne Marrs, ed.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547376493.  Daedalus Item Code: 34135
 
Over 50 years, Pulitzer Prize winner Eudora Welty and New Yorker editor William Maxwell penned warm and intelligent letters to each other, sharing worries about work and family, literary ... (Read More)
 
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What's a Dog For?: The Surprising History, Science, Philosophy, and Politics of Man's Best Friend
John Homans.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594205156.  Daedalus Item Code: 43396
 
He adopted his dog Stella from a shelter for all the usual reasons—fond memories of dogs from his youth, wanting a companion for his son, and looking forward to long walks around the neighborhood. ... (Read More)
 
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What Ship is NOT a Ship?
Harriet Ziefert. Josée Masse, illus.
Publisher: Blue Apple.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781609054472.  Daedalus Item Code: 59041
 
"A panda bear is a bear. A brown bear is a bear. A polar bear is a bear," begins this fun language book for prereaders, and indeed, each one looks appealingly bearish in Josée Masse's stylized ... (Read More)
 
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When Washington Burned: An Illustrated History of the War of 1812
Arnold Blumberg.
Publisher: Casemate.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781612001012.  Daedalus Item Code: 44508
 
Illustrated with more than 100 color photos, reproductions of period art, and maps, this book vividly and succinctly traces the War of 1812, our "second war of independence," through the roots of the ... (Read More)
 
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When We Argued All Night
Alice Mattison.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062120373.  Daedalus Item Code: 44378
 
Two young men are swimming naked in an Adirondack lake when they hear a motor; a car appears and two women get out, one with an orange scarf around her head. It's 1936, in this novel from the author ... (Read More)
 
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When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940–1944
Ronald C. Rosbottom.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316217439.  Daedalus Item Code: 59429
 
(2014 National Book Award Nominee) Nazi Germany's June, 1940 defeat of France was heartrending for the residents of Paris in particular, and yet subsequently an eerie sense of normalcy ... (Read More)
 
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Where is Your Mama?: Slide & See
Vincent Balas & Lucie Durbiano.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: board book.
ISBN: 9780547548074.  Daedalus Item Code: 50071
 
A little bluebird has lost his mama, so friends Kitten and Puppy help him look for her, peeking into a barn, a burrow, and even a hole in a stone wall. Maybe she's singing in that tree? In each ... (Read More)
 
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Whitaker's World of Weird
Tracey Turner.
Publisher: A & C Black.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781408104538.  Daedalus Item Code: 42889
 
Yes, the bite-sized bits of illustrated trivia, fun facts, and other entries in Whitaker's are frequently weird, describing strange phenomena, creepy creatures, bizarre coincidences, ... (Read More)
 
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