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Uncommon Carriers
Uncommon Carriers
by John McPhee
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This is a book about people who drive trucks, captain ships, pilot towboats, drive coal trains, and carry lobsters through the air: people who work in freight transportation. John McPhee rides from Atlanta to Tacoma alongside Don Ainsworth, owner and... (read more)

List Price $16.00
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Used - Trade Paper

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The Man Time Forgot: A Tale of Genius, Betrayal, and the Creation of Time Magazine (P.S.)
The Man Time Forgot: A Tale of Genius, Betrayal, and the Creation of Time Magazine (P.S.)
by Isaiah Wilner
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Friends, collaborators, and childhood rivals, Briton Hadden and Henry R. Luce were not yet twenty-five when they started Time, the first newsmagazine, at the outset of the Roaring Twenties. By age thirty, they were both millionaires, having laid the... (read more)

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The Dead Beat: Lost Souls, Lucky Stiffs, and the Perverse Pleasures of Obituaries (P.S.)
The Dead Beat: Lost Souls, Lucky Stiffs, and the Perverse Pleasures of Obituaries (P.S.)
by Marilyn Johnson
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Marilyn Johnson was enthralled by the remarkable lives that were marching out of this world— so she sought out the best obits in the English language and the people who spent their lives writing about the dead. She surveyed the darkest corners of... (read more)

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