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              Mark Twain among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples
                

              Mark Twain among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Driscoll, Kerry

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              Mark Twain among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples is the first book-length study of the writer's evolving views regarding the aboriginal inhabitants of North America and the Southern Hemisphere, and his deeply conflicted representations of them in fiction, newspaper sketc ...

              ISBN 9780520310742
              Published 15 August 2019 by University of California Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Encyclopedia of Animals: A Complete Visual Guide
                

              The Encyclopedia of Animals: A Complete Visual Guide (Hardback)

              Edited by McKay, George; Volume editor Cooke, F.; Hutchinson, Stephen; Vogt, Richard G.; Dingle, Hugh

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              A comprehensive exploration of the world of animals integrates color illustrations, distribution maps, diagrams, wildlife photographs, and detailed coverage of all sorts of animals, along with an overview of animal evolution, biology, behavior, and classification.

              ISBN 9780520244061
              Published 15 November 2004 by University of California Press
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              International Water Scarcity and Variability: Managing Resource Use Across Political Boundaries
               

              International Water Scarcity and Variability: Managing Resource Use Across Political Boundaries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dinar, Shlomi; Dinar, Ariel

              • RRP: $57.99
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              Looks at water management challenges created by water scarcity and environmental change. With examples focusing on North America, Europe, Central Asia, and the Middle East, this book asks policy makers to consider strategies and incentives to help lessen conflict and motivate coo ...

              ISBN 9780520292789
              Published 15 September 2016 by University of California Press
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              The Exultant Ark: A Pictorial Tour of Animal Pleasure
               

              The Exultant Ark: A Pictorial Tour of Animal Pleasure (Hardback)

              By Balcombe, Jonathan Peter

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              Opens our eyes to a different, more scientifically way of looking at the animal kingdom. In more than one hundred striking images, this title celebrates the full range of animal experience with dramatic portraits of animal pleasure ranging from the charismatic and familiar to the ...

              ISBN 9780520260245
              Published 15 May 2011 by University of California Press
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              Ithaca Forever: Penelope Speaks, A Novel
               

              Ithaca Forever: Penelope Speaks, A Novel (Hardback)

              By Malerba, Luigi; Translated by Heise, Douglas Grant; Introduction by Hauser, Emily

              • RRP: $57.50
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              After twenty years, Odysseus finally returns to Ithaca, but instead of receiving the homecoming he had hoped for finds himself caught in an intense battle of wills with his faithful and long-suffering wife Penelope. When Penelope recognizes him under the guise of a beggar, she be ...

              ISBN 9780520303683
              Published 15 September 2019 by University of California Press
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              Punishing Poverty: How Bail and Pretrial Detention Fuel Inequalities in the Criminal Justice System
               

              Punishing Poverty: How Bail and Pretrial Detention Fuel Inequalities in the Criminal Justice System (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Scott-Hayward, Christine S.; Fradella, Henry F.

              • RRP: $59.99
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              Most people in jail have not been convicted of a crime. Instead, they have been accused of a crime and cannot afford to post the bail amount to guarantee their freedom until trial. Punishing Poverty examines how the current system of pretrial release detains hundreds of thousands ...

              ISBN 9780520298316
              Published 15 August 2019 by University of California Press
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              Meat Planet: Artificial Flesh and the Future of Food

              Meat Planet: Artificial Flesh and the Future of Food (Hardback)

              By Wurgaft, Benjamin Aldes

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              In 2013 a Dutch scientist unveiled the world's first laboratory-created hamburger, and since then the idea of producing meat, not from live animals but from carefully cultured tissues, has spread like wildfire through the media. Meanwhile, cultured meat research races against pop ...

              ISBN 9780520295537
              Published 15 August 2019 by University of California Press
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              Series California Studies in Food & Culture
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              From Fascism to Populism in History

              From Fascism to Populism in History (Hardback)

              By Finchelstein, Federico

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              -Fascism and populism are at the center of political discussions today. Although they are often conflated, they represent alternative global trajectories. This book represents a historian's inquiry into how and why fascism became linked with populism in history. Stressing the sig ...

              ISBN 9780520295193
              Published 15 October 2017 by University of California Press
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              Making All Black Lives Matter: Reimagining Freedom in the Twenty-First Century
               

              Making All Black Lives Matter: Reimagining Freedom in the Twenty-First Century (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ransby, Barbara

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              In the wake of the murder of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and the exoneration of his killer, three black women activists launched a hashtag and social media platform, Black Lives Matter, which would become the rubric for a larger movement. This book provides a detailed ...

              ISBN 9780520292710
              Published 15 August 2018 by University of California Press
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              Series American Studies Now: Critical Histories of the Present
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              Life at the Extremes: The Science of Survival
                

              Life at the Extremes: The Science of Survival (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ashcroft, Frances

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              Explores the limits of human survival and the physiological adaptations that enable us to exist under extreme conditions. The author reviews limits to human life underwater, at high altitudes, at high speeds, at micro levels, and at freezing and hot temperatures.

              ISBN 9780520234208
              Published 15 March 2002 by University of California Press
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