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Neptune's Admiral The Life of Sir Bertram Ramsay, Commander of Dunkirk and D-Day
ISBN: HB: 9780674049826, Harvard University Press, June 2019
400 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 25-30 photos
Admiral Bertram Ramsay may not be the most familiar World War II commander, but he was critical to the Allied victory. He orchestrated the dramatic evacuation of British expeditionary forces at Dunkirk, planned the invasions of North Africa and Sicil...
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Numbers and the Making of Us Counting and the Course of Human Cultures
ISBN: PB: 9780674237810, ISBN: HB: 9780674504431, Harvard University Press, April 2019
312 pp., 21x14 cm, 7 photos, 1 illus.
Carved into our past, woven into our present, numbers shape our perceptions of the world and of ourselves much more than we commonly think. "Numbers and the Making of Us" is a sweeping account of how numbers radically enhanced our species' cognitive...
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Njinga of Angola Africa's Warrior Queen
ISBN: PB: 9780674237445, ISBN: HB: 9780674971820, Harvard University Press, March 2019
320 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 14 halftones, 5 maps
Though largely unknown in the Western world, the seventeenth-century African queen Njinga was one of the most multifaceted rulers in history, a woman who rivaled Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great in political cunning and military prowess. Linda Hey...
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News from Germany The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900-1945
ISBN: HB: 9780674988408, Harvard University Press, March 2019
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 1 photo, 12 illus.
Information warfare may seem like a new feature of our contemporary digital world. But it was just as crucial a century ago, when the great powers competed to control and expand their empires. In "News from Germany", Heidi Tworek uncovers how Germans...
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Next Billion Users Digital Life Beyond the West
ISBN: HB: 9780674983786, Harvard University Press, February 2019
250 pp., 21x14 cm
New-media pundits obsess over online privacy and security, cyberbullying, and revenge porn, but do these things really matter in most of the world? "The Next Billion Users" reveals that many assumptions about Internet use in developing countries are...
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Natural History of Human Morality
ISBN: PB: 9780674986824, ISBN: HB: 9780674088641, Harvard University Press, October 2018
208 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm, 6 line illus.
"A Natural History of Human Morality" offers the most detailed account to date of the evolution of human moral psychology. Based on extensive experimental data comparing great apes and human children, Michael Tomasello reconstructs how early humans g...
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Natural History of Human Thinking
ISBN: PB: 9780674986831, Harvard University Press, October 2018
192 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm, 6 line illus.
Tool-making or culture, language or religious belief: ever since Darwin, thinkers have struggled to identify what fundamentally differentiates human beings from other animals. In this much-anticipated book, Michael Tomasello weaves his twenty years o...
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No Property in Man Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation's Founding
ISBN: HB: 9780674972223, Harvard University Press, October 2018
368 pp., 21x14 cm
A radical reconstruction of the founders' debate over slavery and the Constitution, by the best-selling, award-winning author of "The Rise of American Democracy". Americans revere the Constitution even as they argue fiercely over its original tolera...
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Not All Dead White Men Classics and Misogyny in the Digital Age
ISBN: HB: 9780674975552, Harvard University Press, October 2018
288 pp., 21x14 cm
A disturbing expose of how today's Alt-Right men's groups use ancient sources to promote a new brand of toxic masculinity online. A virulent strain of antifeminism is thriving online that treats women's empowerment as a mortal threat to men and to t...
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Next Gen PhD A Guide to Career Paths in Science
ISBN: PB: 9780674986794, ISBN: HB: 9780674504653, Harvard University Press, September 2018
272 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 3 line illus., 13 charts, 7 graphs
For decades, top scientists in colleges and universities pursued a clear path to success: enroll in a prestigious graduate program, conduct research, publish papers, complete the PhD, pursue postdoctoral work. With perseverance and a bit of luck, a t...
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