Recent Books (in no particular order)...

Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815 (Oxford History of the United States)

The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt

The Richness of Life: The Essential Stephen Jay Gould

A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World

The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution

The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Mystic of the Atom

Marcus Aurelius: A Life

How We Decide

Proust Was a Neuroscientist

Shakespeare: The World as Stage (Eminent Lives)

The Perfect Swarm: The Science of Complexity in Everyday Life

What Do You Care What Other People Think?: Further Adventures of a Curious Character

Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History

The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence

Talking Prices: Symbolic Meanings of Prices on the Market for Contemporary Art (Princeton Studies in Cultural Sociology)

The First Idea: How Symbols, Language, And Intelligence Evolved From Our Primate Ancestors To Modern Humans

The Science of Leonardo: Inside the Mind of the Great Genius of the Renaissance

Desert Solitaire

The Pillars of the Earth (Deluxe Edition)

Man in the Dark: A Novel

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Signet Classics)

In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto

Dragon Sea: A True Tale of Treasure, Archeology, and Greed off the Coast of Vietnam

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir

Seabiscuit: An American Legend

Intelligence in Nature

Thomas Paine's Rights of Man: A Biography (Books That Changed the World)

The World Is Flat 3.0: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

The Forest for the Trees: An Editor's Advice to Writers

A More Perfect Constitution: Why the Constitution Must Be Revised: Ideas to Inspire a New Generation

Classic Feynman: All the Adventures of a Curious Character

One River

Shamans Through Time

The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion: A New Abridgement from the Second and Third Editions (Oxford Worlds Classics)

Rocks of Ages: Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life

The World Without Us

After the Ice: A Global Human History 20,000-5000 BC

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Outliers: The Story of Success

The Link: Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor

Origin of Everyday Things

Who Is Mark Twain?

Walking On Sand: The Story of an Immigrant Son and the Forgotten Art of Public Service

McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld

Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome

The Grand Turk: Sultan Mehmet II-Conqueror of Constantinople and Master of an Empire

The Road to Eleusis: Unveiling the Secret of the Mysteries