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  • Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence

    New York Times bestsellerThe former Director of National Intelligence's candid and compelling account of the intelligence community's successes--and failures--in facing some of the greatest threats to AmericaWhen he stepped down in January 2017 as the fourth United States director of national intelligence, James Clapper had been President Obama's senior intelligence adviser for six and a half years, longer than his three predecessors combined. He led the U.S. intelligence community through a period that included the raid on Osama bin Laden, the... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0525558640
    • ASIN: 0525558640
    • ISBN: 0525558640
    • Manufacturer: Viking

  • Life at the Top: New York's Exceptional Apartment Buildings

    What are New York City’s best apartment buildings? Before 1900, it was the Dakota and the Osborne; soon after came McKim, Mead & White’s 998 Fifth and the ultra-soigné 820 Fifth Avenue. The roaring twenties produced true luxury: 740 Park Avenue, the art deco–inspired River House, and Rosario Candela’s extraordinary 778 and 720 Park Avenue. Today, the city’s skyline sparkles with palatial new buildings, such as Robert A. M. Stern’s 15 Central Park West, Richard Meier’s glass-walled Perry Street towers, and 432 Park Avenue, New Yor... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0865653402
    • ASIN: 0865653402
    • ISBN: 0865653402
    • Manufacturer: Vendome Press

  • Sticky Facts: New York

    A totally new idea in sticker books, combining the joy of learning with the joy of stickers. It’s an innovative, kid-friendly approach to beloved topics for ages 6 and up, featuring a cutting-edge sticker sheet design that allows for text and color images to appear underneath the sticker. Here’s how it works: Read a question, then peel off the corresponding sticker to reveal the answer underneath. The fun doesn’t stop there—place the sticker on the facing activity page to create a book of facts and images that can be enjoyed again and a... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1523501383
    • ASIN: 1523501383
    • ISBN: 1523501383
    • Manufacturer: Workman Publishing Company

  • Inside the Apple: A Streetwise History of New York City

    How much do you actually know about New York City? Did you know they tried to anchor Zeppelins at the top of the Empire State Building? Or that the high-rent district of Park Avenue was once so dangerous it was called “Death Avenue”? Lively and comprehensive, Inside the Apple brings to life New York's fascinating past.This narrative history of New York City is the first to offer practical walking tour know-how. Fast-paced but thorough, its bite-size chapters each focus on an event, person, or place of historical significance. Rich in anecdo... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 141658997X
    • ASIN: 141658997X
    • ISBN: 141658997X
    • Brand: Free Press
    • Manufacturer: Free Press

  • Life at the Dakota

    Life at the Dakota is a deliciously entertaining social history which describes the lives of the rich and trendy, from Roberta Flack to John Lennon, who called The Dakota "home", despite the fact this New York apartment house was erected “too far up” and on the wrong side of town.

    • ASIN: 1493024736
    • ASIN: 1493024736
    • ISBN: 9781493024735
    • Manufacturer: GPP

  • New York: The Novel

    Winner of the David J. Langum, Sr., Prize in American Historical Fiction Named one of the best books of the year by The Washington Post and “Required Reading” by the New York PostEdward Rutherfurd celebrates America’s greatest city in a rich, engrossing saga, weaving together tales of families rich and poor, native-born and immigrant—a cast of fictional and true characters whose fates rise and fall and rise again with the city’s fortunes. From this intimate perspective we see New York’s humble beginnings as a tiny Indian fishing vi... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0345497422
    • ASIN: 0345497422
    • ISBN: 0345497422
    • Brand: Ballantine Books
    • Manufacturer: Ballantine Books

  • The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos

    Most people think of mathematicians as solitary, working away in isolation. And, it's true, many of them do. But Paul Erdos never followed the usual path. At the age of four, he could ask you when you were born and then calculate the number of seconds you had been alive in his head. But he didn't learn to butter his own bread until he turned twenty. Instead, he traveled around the world, from one mathematician to the next, collaborating on an astonishing number of publications. With a simple, lyrical text and richly layered illustrations, this ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1596433078
    • ASIN: 1596433078
    • ISBN: 1596433078
    • Brand: Roaring Brook
    • Manufacturer: Roaring Brook Press

  • Howard Stern Comes Again

    Rock stars and rap gods. Comedy legends and A-list actors. Supermodels and centerfolds. Moguls and mobsters. A president. Over his unrivaled four-decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities—discussing sex, relationships, money, fame, spirituality, and success with the boldest of bold-faced names. But which interviews are his favorites? It’s one of the questions he gets asked most frequently. Howard Stern Comes Again delivers his answer. This book is a feast of conversation and more, as between the lines... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1501194291
    • ASIN: 1501194291
    • ISBN: 1501194291
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

  • Life After Death

    The New York Times bestselling memoir by Damien Echols of the West Memphis Three, who was falsely convicted of three murders and spent nearly eighteen years on Death Row.In 1993, teenagers Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin, and Jessie Misskelley, Jr.—who have come to be known as the West Memphis Three—were arrested for the murders of three eight-year-old boys in Arkansas. The ensuing trial was marked by tampered evidence, false testimony, and public hysteria. Baldwin and Misskelley were sentenced to life in prison; while eighteen-year-old Echols... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0142180289
    • ASIN: 0142180289
    • ISBN: 0142180289
    • Manufacturer: Plume

  • Everything & Everywhere: A Fact-Filled Adventure for Curious Globe-Trotters (Travel Book for Children, Kids Adventure Book, World Fact Book for Kids)

    From Marc Martin, best-selling author and illustrator of the award-winning children's book A River, named Best Illustrated Picture Book by the New York Times.From Hong Kong to Reykjavik, Ulaanbaatar to New York City, this beautifully illustrated, fact-filled adventure book will take curious kids on a lush and unexpected journey around the globe to discover what makes each place unique. Sleepy sloths, colorful cows, staggering skylines, and terrible traffic—countless surprises await globetrotting children of all ages. All you and your child ne... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1452165149
    • ASIN: 1452165149
    • ISBN: 9781452165141
    • Manufacturer: Chronicle Books

  • The Bowery Boys: Adventures in Old New York: An Unconventional Exploration of Manhattan's Historic Neighborhoods, Secret Spots and Colorful Characters

    “Among the best city-centric series.”–New York TimesTHE BOWERY BOYS' OFFICIAL COMPANION TO THEIR WILDLY POPULAR, AWARD-WINNING PODCASTThe Bowery Boys podcast is a phenomenon, thrilling audiences each month with one amazing story after the next. Now, in their first-ever book, the duo gives you an exclusive personal tour through New York’s old cobblestone streets and gas-lit back alleyways. Featuring fascinating guides to:• Hell's Kitchen and Columbus Circle• The Bowery and Astor Place• Tribeca and Foley Square• Chinatown and Litt... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1612435572
    • ASIN: 1612435572
    • ISBN: 9781612435572
    • Brand: Ulysses Press
    • Manufacturer: Ulysses Press

  • Educated: A Memoir

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW • ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR • BILL GATES’S HOLIDAY READING LIST • FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE’S AWARD IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY • FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE’S JOHN LEONARD PRIZE FOR BEST FIRST BOOK • FINALIST FOR THE PEN/JEAN STEIN BOOK AWARD • FINALIST FOR THE LOS ANGELES BOOK PRIZENAMED ONE OF THE BES... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0399590501
    • ASIN: 0399590501
    • Brand: Random House
    • Manufacturer: Random House

  • Lochner v. New York: Economic Regulation on Trial

    Lochner v. New York (1905), which pitted a conservative activist judiciary against a reform-minded legislature, remains one of the most important and most frequently cited cases in Supreme Court history. In this concise and readable guide, Paul Kens shows us why the case remains such an important marker in the ideological battles between the free market and the regulatory state.The Supreme Court's decision declared unconstitutional a New York State law limiting bakery workers to no more than ten hours per day or sixty hours per week. By evoking... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0700609199
    • ASIN: 0700609199
    • ISBN: 0155068679
    • Brand: University Press of Kansas
    • Manufacturer: University Press of Kansas

  • Plainview-Old Bethpage (Images of America)

    Plainview-Old Bethpage presents an intriguing story of two vibrant Long Island communities that share a colorful 300-year-old history. They were once quaint farming communities that almost overnight found themselves facing seismic cultural changes. In just 10 years, from 1950 to 1960, the combined population of Plainview and Old Bethpage soared from 2,000 to over 33,000. Plainview-Old Bethpage presents a journey back in time to the Native Americans, the settlers who followed, the farmers who worked the land, and the thousands who came to make a... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1467125601
    • ASIN: 1467125601
    • ISBN: 1467125601
    • Manufacturer: Arcadia Publishing

  • The Little Book of New York

    Discover everything about the neighborhoods and heritage sites of the city of New York in this glorious little bookComplete with period illustrations, it tells the history of New York, its five boroughs and its famous monumentsWhich woman was the model for the Statue of Liberty? Why do we call NY's stock exchange Wall Street? Why is Broadway the only avenue going through Manhattan diagonally? Which is the first Art Deco skyscraper of the city? How many workers died during the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge? Which building was known by the ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 2812315326
    • ASIN: 2812315326
    • ISBN: 2812315326
    • Manufacturer: E/P/A Editions

  • The Job : True Tales from the Life of a New York City Cop

    "A nice quiet night." During his two decades on the force, if you asked NYPD officer Steve Osborne how things were going, that's what he'd tell you. On a stakeout? Nice quiet night. Drive by

    • UPC: 46768232
    • Rating: 4.0

  • God's Big Plans for Me Storybook Bible : Based on the New York Times Bestseller the Purpose Driven Life

    God's Big Plans for Me Storybook Bible explores Bible stories that answer a fundamental question, What Am I Here for. Aligning with the foundational principles from the #1 New York Times bestselling book The Purpose

    • UPC: 55747373

  • The Mole People : Life in the Tunnels Beneath New York City

    Explores the underground communities beneath New York City, examining the people that live there, the factors that influenced their decision to move below ground, and the sense of identity individuals find in this alternative

    • UPC: 189649
    • Rating: 4.455

  • The Sinatra Club : My Life Inside the New York Mafia

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    • UPC: 21628923
    • Rating: 3.0

  • King of New York 3 : The Life of Showbiz

    King of New York 3: The Life of

    • UPC: 296294360

  • Death, Disease, and Life at War : The Civil War Letters of Surgeon James D. Benton, 111th and 98th New York Infantry Regiments, 1862-1865

    "Union surgeon James Dana Benton witnessed firsthand the suffering and death brought about by the ghastly wounds, infections, and diseases that wreaked havoc to both the Union and Confederate armies. A native of New York,

    • UPC: 55829280
    • Rating: 5.0

  • The New York Times Be Mine Sunday Crosswords : 75 Puzzles from the Pages of The New York Times

    Since it first ran in 1942, The New York Times Sunday crossword puzzles are the standard by which all others are judged. Features: * 75 classic Sunday New York Times crosswords* Portable and perfect for

    • UPC: 46509307

  • How the Other Half Lives : Studies Among the Tenements of New York

    "How the Other Half Lives" is a chronicle of the conditions of abject poverty that the residents of the slums of New York at the end of the 19th century had to endure. Riis, who

    • UPC: 36200143
    • Rating: 3.75

  • Growing Up in the West End of New Rochelle, New York in the 50's-60's : My Life, My Neighborhood (Up the West)

    Growing Up in the West End of New Rochelle, New York in the 50's-60's: My Life, My Neighborhood (Up the

    • UPC: 53300358

  • How the Other Half Lives : Studies Among the Tenements of New York

    Originally published by same publisher in 1970, with the addition of an introduction, chronology of Riis's life, and a selected

    • UPC: 13009008
    • Rating: 3.75

  • THE FACTS OF LIFE MAR 18,2003 NEW YORK NORMAN ROCKWELL COVER COLLECTION

    • UPC: 132146142149
    • Category: Other US Event Stamp Covers
    • Price: 1 USD

  • The Facts of Life,Johnathan Miller and David Pelham, Viking Books, NY, 1984

    • UPC: 333075958870
    • Category: Children & YA Non-Fiction
    • Price: 10 USD

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