Nonfiction

Be the Change: Lisa Fithian, Shut it Down

In September's Be the Change Community Action event,  veteran activist Lisa Fithian offers her guide to direct action and strategic civil disobedience as the most radical and rapid means to social change.

Shut It Down: Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603588843
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 3rd, 2019

Mark Peterson, The City-State of Boston

Yale professor Mark Peterson reads from his book The City-State of Boston: a groundbreaking history of early America that shows how Boston built and sustained an independent city-state in New England before being folded into the United States.

The City-State of Boston: The Rise and Fall of an Atlantic Power, 1630-1865 Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780691179995
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Published: Princeton University Press - April 23rd, 2019

Kristine Lilly, Powerhouse

Kristine Lilly is a legendary athlete: she played midfielder for the United States Women's National Soccer Team for over twenty-three years. This included five FIFA World Cups and three Olympic Games. She was inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame in 2012 and the US Soccer Hall of Fame in 2014. Before that, she won four national championships at The University of North Carolina.

Powerhouse: 13 Teamwork Tactics That Build Excellence and Unrivaled Success Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781626346383
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Published: Greenleaf Book Group Press - May 7th, 2019

Stephen Kinzer, Poisoner in Chief

The bestselling author of All the Shah’s Men and The Brothers tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIA’s secret drug and mind-control experiments of the 1950s and ’60s.

Poisoner in Chief: Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA Search for Mind Control Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250140432
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 10th, 2019

Happy Hour with Cass Sunstein: How Change Happens

A special "happy hour" event with author and Harvard Law professor Cass Sunstein! Join us to mingle over light refreshments, hear from the author, and get your copy of How Change Happens signed. Please note the 4:30 pm event time, and feel free to stop by throughout the hour!

How Change Happens Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780262039574
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Published: MIT Press - April 9th, 2019

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