|The Nickel Boys||Colson Whitehead||
THE NICKEL BOYS revolves around two young men sentenced to a juvenile reformatory in 1960s Jim Crow Florida where they and the other residents are subject to the cruel abuse of the staff, both physically and sexually. One, Elwood Curtis, keeps the words of Martin Luther King Jr. in his mind and heart, trying to live Dr...
|Genesis: The Deep Origin of Societies||E.O. Wilson||
GENESIS is another thought-provoking work by the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner as he turns his keen...
|The Social Conquest of Earth||E.O. Wilson||
THE SOCIAL CONQUEST OF EARTH finds the two-time Pulitzer Prize winning biologist and author countering the theory that evolution encourages creatures to put family first by demonstrating that group selection, not kin selection, is the primary driving force of human evolution. Demonstrating that the sources of morality...
|The Origins of Creativity||E.O. Wilson||
THE ORIGINS OF CREATIVITY reflects on the origins of language, storytelling and art to examine the role played by the humanities in defining our species. While humans are uniquely advanced, we pose a grave danger through our abuse of the earth. This easy-to-read book will give us a deeper understanding of the human...
|A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park||E.O. Wilson||
A WINDOW ON ETERNITY: A BIOLOGIST'S WALK THROUGH GORONGOSA NATIONAL includes straight-forward insight and gorgeous photography of one of the world's most biologically rich places. While examining the woodlands that gave birth to humanity, Edward O. Wilson allows the reader to visit sacred spots and even "hear"...
|Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life||E.O. Wilson||
HALF-EARTH: OUR PLANET'S FIGHT FOR EARTH argues that we must move swiftly and dedicate fully half the surface of the earth to nature, or we will face mass extinction of many species - including our own.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed on the title page by Edward O....
|Letters to a Young Scientist||E.O. Wilson||
LETTERS TO A YOUNG SCIENTIST distills more than sixty years of teaching into twenty letters filled with anecdotes of success and failure that should encourage and entice the next generation to have a love of science and respect for the modest place we humans have in the planet's ecosystem.
WASH was named the best debut novel of 2013. Based loosely on the author's forebears, this story brings to light the unspeakable plan a Revolutionary War veteran devised for his slave. Meticulous research provides the reader a view into the inspiration a mother's love can bring in the most terrible of times.
|Waging Heavy Peace||Neil Young||
WAGING HEAVY PEACE is the remarkable story of the life of one of the world's best known musicians in his own words. There are many never-before-reported tidbits in this keepsake.
THIS COPY was hand signed by Neil Young on the number page. It is a new, unread limited edition...