New and Notable Nonfiction for August [SHOWING SLIDE 1 OF 12]
1493 by Charles C. Mann
Kirkus Star
by Charles C. Mann

"Focusing on ecology and economics, Mann provides a spellbinding account of how an unplanned collision of unfamiliar animals, vegetables, minerals and diseases produced unforeseen wealth, misery, social upheaval and the modern world."
Read full book review >