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The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture


The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture


$4.63


What does the world want? According to John Battelle, a company that answers that question—in all its shades of meaning—can unlock the most intractable riddles of business and arguably of human culture itself. And for the past few years, that’s exactly what Google has been doing. But The Search offers much more than the inside story of Google’s triumph. It’s a big-picture book about the…

Scandinavians: In Search of the Soul of the North


Scandinavians: In Search of the Soul of the North


$19.76


A journey of discovery though two millennia of Scandinavia’s history, culture and society, “told with deep knowledge and an intoxicating passion” (BBC).Scandinavia is the epitome of cool: we fill our homes with Nordic furniture; we envy their humane social welfare system and their healthy outdoor lifestyle; we glut ourselves on their crime fiction; even their strangely attractive melancholia see…

In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History


In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History


$18.14


Geology is an extremely visual subject, and In Search of Ancient Oregon is a beautifully photographed, expertly written account of Oregon’s fascinating geological story. Written by a passionate and professional geologist who has spent countless hours in the field exploring and photographing the state, In Search of Ancient Oregon is a book for all those interested in Oregon’s landscapes and environ…