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Confronting Climate Gridlock

How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future

Daniel S. Cohan; Foreword by Michael E. Webber

Atmospheric scientist and environmental engineering professor Daniel Cohan argues that escaping the gravest perils of climate change will first require American diplomacy, technological innovation, and policy to catalyze...

March 29, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

The Castle

A History

John Goodall

The castle has long had a pivotal place in English life, associated with lordship, landholding, and military might, and today it remains a powerful symbol of history. But castles have never been merely impressive fortresses—they were...

April 12, 2022, Hardcover, $26.00

Why the New Deal Matters

Eric Rauchway

A look at how the New Deal fundamentally changed American life, and why it remains relevant today“A must-read for those who’ve read nothing about the New Deal before, those who’ve read everything about it, and...

April 6, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 1733-1795

Light and Flame

Richard Butterwick

A major new assessment of the “vanished kingdom” of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth—one which recognizes its achievements before its destruction Richard Butterwick tells the compelling story of the last...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Minerva's French Sisters

Women of Science in Enlightenment France

Nina Rattner Gelbart

A fascinating collective biography of six female scientists in eighteenth-century France, whose stories were largely written out of history This book presents the stories of six intrepid Frenchwomen of science in...

May 11, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

Invisible Ink

A Novel

Patrick Modiano; Translated from the French by Mark Polizzotti

Patrick Modiano explores the boundaries of recollection in a "mesmerizing, enigmatic novel" (Publishers Weekly)“Nobel Prize winner Modiano’s title smartly ties together the theme, plot, and...

October 27, 2020, Hardcover, $24.00

Urban Lichens

A Field Guide for Northeastern North America

Jessica L. Allen and James C. Lendemer; Illustrations and Selected Photographs by Jordan R. Hoffman

A practical field guide to the common lichens found in the northeastern megalopolis, including New York City, Toronto, Boston/New Haven, Philadelphia, Baltimore/Washington, D.C., and as far west as Chicago Lichens...

November 23, 2021, PB-Flexibound, $26.00

Founding God's Nation

Reading Exodus

Leon R. Kass

A chapter-by-chapter explanation of the Book of Exodus, revealing its wisdom about nation building and people formation"Kass draws from Exodus’ record of the founding of Judaism timely—even urgent...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

Reality of Dreams

Post-Neoliberal Utopias in the Ecuadorian Amazon

Japhy Wilson

An exploration of radical megaprojects in the Ecuadorian Amazon, considering the fate of utopian fantasies under conditions of global capitalism From 2007 to 2017, the “Citizens’ Revolution” launched an ambitious...

September 28, 2021, Paper, $45.00

The Weaponisation of Everything

A Field Guide to the New Way of War

Mark Galeotti

Hybrid War, Grey Zone Warfare, Unrestricted War: today, traditional conflict—fought with guns, bombs, and drones—has become too expensive to wage, too unpopular at home, and too difficult to manage. In an age when America threatens...

February 1, 2022, Hardcover, $25.00