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The Human Age: The World Shaped By Us (tekijä: Diane Ackerman)
2014
The Storm and the Tide: Tragedy, Hope and Triumph in Tuscaloosa (tekijä: Lars Anderson)
2014
The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism (tekijä: Edward E. Baptist)
2014
The Double Life of Paul De Man (tekijä: Evelyn Barish)
2014
Law of the Jungle: The $19 Billion Legal Battle Over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who'd Stop at Nothing to Win (tekijä: Paul M. Barrett)
2014
Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality (tekijä: Jo Becker)
2014
The most dangerous book: the battle for James Joyce's Ulysses (tekijä: Kevin Birmingham)
2014
On Immunity: An Inoculation (tekijä: Eula Biss)
2014
Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany's Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America (tekijä: Howard Blum)
2014
Boy on Ice: The Life and Death of Derek Boogaard (tekijä: John (Watusi) Branch)
2014
The Trigger: Hunting the Assassin Who Brought the World to War (tekijä: Tim Butcher)
2014
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir (tekijä: Roz Chast)
2014
Careless People: Murder, Mayhem and the Invention of The Great Gatsby (tekijä: Sarah Churchwell)
2014
Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous (tekijä: Gabriella Coleman)
2014
History Lessons: A Memoir of Madness, Memory, and the Brain (tekijä: Clifton Crais)
2014
Out of the Woods: A Memoir of Wayfinding (tekijä: Lynn Darling)
2014
Hack Attack: The Inside Story of How the Truth Caught Up with Rupert Murdoch (tekijä: Nick Davies)
2014
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation (tekijä: David Brion Davis)
2014
The Heathen School: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic (tekijä: John Demos)
2014
Isabella: The Warrior Queen (tekijä: Kirstin Downey)
2014
The Cause of All Nations: An International History of the American Civil War (tekijä: Don H. Doyle)
2014
Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People (tekijä: Elizabeth A. Fenn)
2014
Aretha: From These Roots (tekijä: Aretha Franklin)
2014
Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy (tekijä: Francis Fukuyama)
2014
Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn: A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything (tekijä: Amanda Gefter)
2014
A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, From Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man (tekijä: Holly George-Warren)
2014
India Calling: An Intimate Portrait of a Nation's Remaking (tekijä: Anand Giridharadas)
2014
Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away (tekijä: Rebecca Goldstein)
2014
Study in Perfect (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction) (tekijä: Sarah Gorham)
2014
The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World (tekijä: Greg Grandin)
2014
William Wells Brown: An African American Life (tekijä: Ezra Greenspan)
2014
The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942 (tekijä: Nigel Hamilton)
2014
Snowden - maailman halutuin mies (tekijä: Luke Harding)
2014
Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War (tekijä: Mark Harris)
2014
Unremarried Widow: A Memoir (tekijä: Artis Henderson)
2014
A Cup of Water Under My Bed: A Memoir (tekijä: Daisy Hernandez)
2014
Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe (tekijä: Alan Hirshfeld)
2014
The Sea Inside (tekijä: Philip Hoare)
2014
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League (tekijä: Jeff Hobbs)
2014
The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld: A Memoir (tekijä: Justin Hocking)
2014
Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art (tekijä: Carl Hoffman)
2014
Internal Medicine: A Doctor's Stories (tekijä: Terrence Holt)
2014
Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion (tekijä: Harold Holzer)
2014
War of the Whales: A True Story (tekijä: Joshua Horwitz)
2014
Ten Cities That Made an Empire (tekijä: Tristram Hunt)
2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution (tekijä: Walter Isaacson)
2014
The Empathy Exams: Essays (tekijä: Leslie Jamison)
2014
Dear Leader: Poet, Spy, Escapee--A Look Inside North Korea (tekijä: Jang Jin-sung)
2014
The Other Side: a Memoir (tekijä: Lacy M. Johnson)
2014
How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World (tekijä: Steven Johnson)
2014
Getting Schooled: The Reeducation of an American Teacher (tekijä: Garret Keizer)
2014
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (tekijä: Elizabeth Kolbert)
2014
Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928 (tekijä: Stephen Kotkin)
2014
Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh (tekijä: John Lahr)
2014
The Secret History of Wonder Woman (tekijä: Jill Lepore)
2014
The Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science (tekijä: Armand Marie Leroi)
2014
Flash boys : kapina Wall Streetillä (tekijä: Michael Lewis)
2014
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal (tekijä: Ben Macintyre)
2014
The Answer to the Riddle Is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia (tekijä: David Stuart MacLean)
2014
Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town (tekijä: Beth Macy)
2014
The History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs (tekijä: Greil Marcus)
2014
Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man (tekijä: Thomas Page McBee)
2014
My Life in Middlemarch (tekijä: Rebecca Mead)
2014
What We See When We Read (tekijä: Peter Mendelsund)
2014
Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America (tekijä: Donald L. Miller)
2014
War! What Is It Good For?: Conflict and the Progress of Civilization from Primates to Robots (tekijä: Ian Morris)
2014
The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway (tekijä: Doug Most)
2014
The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era (tekijä: Craig Nelson)
2014
If Only You People Could Follow Directions: A Memoir (tekijä: Jessica Hendry Nelson)
2014
The Mighty Dead: Why Homer Matters (tekijä: Adam Nicolson)
2014
Unreal City: Las Vegas, Black Mesa, and the Fate of the West (tekijä: Judith Nies)
2014
One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band (tekijä: Alan Paul)
2014
The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan (tekijä: Rick Perlstein)
2014
Pääoma 2000-luvulla (tekijä: Thomas Piketty)
2014
A Deadly Wandering: A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention (tekijä: Matt Richtel)
2014
When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940-1944 (tekijä: Ronald C. Rosbottom)
2014
Busted: A Tale of Corruption and Betrayal in the City of Brotherly Love (tekijä: Wendy Ruderman)
2014
The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words, 1000 BCE – 1492 CE (tekijä: Simon Schama)
2014
Little Failure: A Memoir (tekijä: Gary Shteyngart)
2014
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette (tekijä: Hampton Sides)
2014
Take This Man: A Memoir (tekijä: Brando Skyhorse)
2014
On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller (tekijä: Richard Norton Smith)
2014
Pandora's DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science, and One Family Tree (tekijä: Lizzie Stark)
2014
Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival (tekijä: Peter Stark)
2014
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (tekijä: Bryan Stevenson)
2014
Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic (tekijä: Matthew Stewart)
2014
The Unpersuadables: Adventures with the Enemies of Science (tekijä: Will Storr)
2014
My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind (tekijä: Scott Stossel)
2014
Perfectly Miserable: Guilt, God and Real Estate in a Small Town (tekijä: Sarah Payne Stuart)
2014
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap (tekijä: Matt Taibbi)
2014
The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet (tekijä: Nina Teicholz)
2014
Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War (tekijä: Helen Thorpe)
2014
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free (tekijä: Héctor Tobar)
2014
There Was and There Was Not: A Journey Through Hate and Possibility in Turkey, Armenia, and Beyond (tekijä: Meline Toumani)
2014
Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution (tekijä: Laurence Tribe)
2014
Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet we Made (tekijä: Gaia Vince)
2014
The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern America (tekijä: Edward White)
2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp (tekijä: Lawrence Wright)
2014
Hope: Entertainer of the Century (tekijä: Richard Zoglin)
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