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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
by Hunter S. Thompson
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page. It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one... (read more)

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Let Me Finish
Let Me Finish
by Roger Angell
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"A lovely book and an honest one . . . A genuinely grown-up book, a rare gem indeed in our pubescent age."— Washington Post Book World   In this acclaimed autobiography, Roger Angell takes an unsentimental look at his early days as a boy... (read more)

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Coming Into the Country
Coming Into the Country
by John McPhee
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Coming into the Country is an unforgettable account of Alaska and Alaskans. It is a rich tapestry of vivid characters, observed landscapes, and descriptive narrative, in three principal segments that deal, respectively, with a total wilderness, with... (read more)

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The Men Who Stare at Goats
The Men Who Stare at Goats
by Jon Ronson
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Bizarre military history: In 1979, a crack commando unit was established by the most gifted minds within the U.S. Army. Defying all known laws of physics and accepted military practice, they believed that a soldier could adopt the cloak of invisibility... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing in America: The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist
Fear and Loathing in America: The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist
by Hunter S Thompson
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Brazen, incisive, and outrageous as ever, Hunter S. Thompson is back with another astonishing volume of his private correspondence, the highly anticipated follow-up to The Proud Highway. When that first book of letters appeared in 1997, Time pronounced... (read more)

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Audition: A Memoir
Audition: A Memoir
by Barbara Walters
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Young people starting out in television sometimes say to me: "I want to be you." My stock reply is always: "Then you have to take the whole package." And now, at last, the most important woman in the history of television journalism gives us that... (read more)

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The Control of Nature
The Control of Nature
by John Mcphee
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The Control of Nature is John McPhee's bestselling account of places where people are locked in combat with nature. Taking us deep into these contested territories, McPhee details the strageties and tactics through which people attempt to control nature.... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
by Hunter S Thompson
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“Buy the ticket, take the ride,” was a favorite slogan of Hunter S. Thompson, and it pretty much defined both his work and his life. Jann S. Wenner, the outlaw journalists friend and editor for nearly thirty-five years, has assembled articles&... (read more)

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Personal History
Personal History
by Katharine Graham
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In this critically acclaimed memoir, the woman who piloted the Washington Post through the crises of the Pentagon Papers, Watergate, and a pressmen's strike and turned it into a great newspaper now tells her story with courage, candor, and dignity... (read more)

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Family Man
Family Man
by Calvin Trillin
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Calvin Trillin begins his wise and charming ruminations on family by stating the sum total of his child-rearing advice: "Try to get one that doesn't spit up. Otherwise, you're on your own." Suspicious of any child-rearing theories beyond "Your children... (read more)

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Letter from America, 1946-2004. Alistair Cooke
Letter from America, 1946-2004. Alistair Cooke
by Alistair Cooke
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For over half a century, Alistair Cooke entertained and informed millions of listeners around the world in his weekly BBC radio program Letter from America. An outstanding observer of the American scene, he became one of the world's best-loved... (read more)

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Tragedy & Farce: How the American Media Sell Wars, Spin Elections, and Destroy Democracy
Tragedy & Farce: How the American Media Sell Wars, Spin Elections, and Destroy Democracy
by John Nichols
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How American media are failing our democracy, by the authors Bill Moyers calls "the Paul Revere and Tom Paine of our time." "As this book makes clear, the problem is deeper than the administration or the right-wing echo chamber…the very structure of... (read more)

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Bill of Wrongs: The Executive Branch's Assault on America's Fundamental Rights
Bill of Wrongs: The Executive Branch's Assault on America's Fundamental Rights
by Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose
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Until her death in January 2007, Ivins made at least one speech a month for no fee in defense of the Bill of Rights. During her travels, she met ordinary people going to extraordinary measures to protect their rights, and, in this book, she celebrates... (read more)

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Looking for Trouble: The Life and Times of a Foreign Correspondent
Looking for Trouble: The Life and Times of a Foreign Correspondent
by Richard Beeston
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Looking for Trouble is a vivid account of 35 years in journalism by a former foreign correspondent and bureau chief of The Daily Telegraph. It recounts an extraordinary and eventful period in the years before instant communication and mass TV coverage... (read more)

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Friends Talking in the Night
Friends Talking in the Night
by Philip Hamburger
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From a writer of astonishing versatility, this wonderfully rich collection of pieces is both a memoir of Philip Hamburger's writing life and a vivid and various record of the world he has lived in. Hamburger first went to work for The New Yorker in 1939,... (read more)

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Reality Show: Inside the Last Great Television News War
Reality Show: Inside the Last Great Television News War
by Howard Kurtz
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Dan Rather, Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings: They were on a first-name basis with the country for a generation, leading viewers through moments of triumph and tragedy. But now that a new generation has succeeded them, the once-glittering job of network anchor... (read more)

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Conglomerates and the Media
Conglomerates and the Media
by Erik Barnouw
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A trenchant examination of the effects of increasing conglomerate control of news and culture, by nine leading insiders and critics.... (read more)

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Obliviously On He Sails: The Bush Administration in Rhyme
Obliviously On He Sails: The Bush Administration in Rhyme
by Calvin Trillin
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Does the Bush Administration sound any better in rhyme? In this biting array of verse, it at least sounds funnier. Calvin Trillin employs everything from a Gilbert and Sullivan style, for describing George Bushs rescue in the South Carolina primary by... (read more)

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The Next Century
The Next Century
by David Halberstam
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Drawing on his experience as a correspondent for The New York Times in Europe and Vietnam, David Halberstam takes a moment to reflect on the recent past, the astonishing events now taking place in the world, and the look of the next century.... (read more)

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Headless Body in Topless Bar: The Best Headlines from America's Favorite Newspaper
Headless Body in Topless Bar: The Best Headlines from America's Favorite Newspaper
by Staff Of The New Yor
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Either you love them or you hate them, but everybody agrees on one thing—there's just nothing like a New York Post headline. Gathered here for the first time ever are the best of the best from the paper's two-hundred-year history. Whether... (read more)

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