Five hundred years of history, in a pint glass.
Did our country's founders, inventors, and business leaders all have the same neurological quirk?
The voice of a young man's illness takes on an insidious power.
A hard-boiled icon's posthumous yarn hits the streets.
A physicist leads readers through the history of going where we want to.
The true story of an unlikely crime-fighting duo: Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, on the trail of a scandalous murderer.
A novelist tries to make very modern music out of a work of fiction.
Can the CIA director's soul be saved by an editor's idiosyncratic methods?
A rural community hides enchantments of terror and wonder in this coming-of-age tale.
The author's reflections on the turmoil in the land of his birth speak with renewed urgency.
How the British forced Washington into retreat -- and opened the door to his eventual victory.
A poignant novel of two lost souls and a dream of freedom, from the author of Riddley Walker.
Terror and redemption alternate in this darkly lyrical adventure set in the Depression-era South.
The former editor of The Nation provides an illustrated tour of comic provocation and satire.
Tales of everyday lives, suffused with a Picasso-esque vision.
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