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Roadside Baseball: The Locations of America's Baseball Landmarks

by Chris Epting & Joe Buck

Capturing such quintessentially American pastimes as baseball and road trips in one fascinating work, this updated and expanded guide chronicles more than 500 important events in baseball history with detailed...


The Ultimate Counterterrorist Home Companion: Six Incapacitating Holds Involving a Spatula and Other Ways to Protect Your Family

by Zack Arnstein, Larry Arnstein & Bryan Duddles

We all know how our government is fighting global terrorism, but what are you doing to help? Probably not much.

The Ultimate Counterterrorist Home Companion can change that. It’s the definitive guide to how...


Dinner with a Cannibal: The Complete History of Mankind's Oldest Taboo

by Carole A. Travis-Henikoff & Christy G. Turner

Presenting the history of cannibalism in concert with human evolution, Dinner with a Cannibal takes its readers on an astonishing trip around the world and through history, examining its subject from every angle...


Mark Spitz: The Extraordinary Life of an Olympic Champion

by Richard J. Foster, Keith Jackson & Mark Spitz

Mark Spitz is arguably the most famous and successful Olympic athlete of all time because of his legendary performances at the 1972 Olympics, where he won seven gold medals while breaking seven world records....


Destination: Cocktails: The Traveler's Guide to Superior Libations

by James Teitelbaum

Featuring hundreds of cocktail bars in dozens of cities across the United States and around the world, Destination: Cocktails is the traveler’s guide to the craft cocktail movement. From New York to Los Angeles...


The Encyclopedia of Sixties Cool: A Celebration of the Grooviest People, Events, and Artifacts of the 1960s

by Chris Strodder & Michelle Phillips

The Encyclopedia of Sixties Cool profiles over 250 of the most intriguing personalities of the 1960s. The men and women covered in the book include a wide range of celebrities—from well-known superstars (the...


The Gumshoe and the Shrink: Guenther Reinhardt, Dr. Arnold Hutschnecker, and the Secret History of the 1960 Kennedy/Nixon Election

by David L. Robb

The Gumshoe and the Shrink is a tale of political intrigue—a detective story and medical mystery set against the backdrop of the closest and most storied presidential election in American history. It’s the...


The Disneyland Encyclopedia: The Unofficial, Unauthorized, and Unprecedented History of Every Land, Attraction, Restaurant, Shop, and Major Event in t

by Chris Strodder

Spanning the entire history of the park, from its founding more than 50 years ago to the present, this fascinating book explores 500 attractions, restaurants, stores, events, and significant people from Disneyland....


The Spirit of a Woman: Stories to Empower and Inspire

by Terry Laszlo-Gopadze & Angeles Arrien

Combining storytelling and courageous honesty, The Spirit of a Woman: Stories to Empower and Inspire is an indispensable resource for every woman, providing inspiring stories of female creativity and compassion...


The 99th Monkey: A Spiritual Journalist's Misadventures with Gurus, Messiahs, Sex, Psychedelics, and Other Consciousness-Raising Experiments

by Eliezer Sobel

Suffused with a unique brand of irreverent humor, this account recalls the autobiographical explorations of the most significant alternative communities, ashrams, gurus, shamans, and consciousness-raising seminars...


Route 66 Adventure Handbook: Turbocharged Fourth Edition

by Drew Knowles

Route 66 Adventure Handbook is your personal guide to the vanishing American roadside, with all of its exuberance, splendor, and absurdity.

For this updated and expanded fourth edition, Drew Knowles has included...


MGM: Hollywood's Greatest Backlot

by Steven Bingen, Stephen X. X. Sylvester & Michael Troyan

Going behind the scenes at one of Hollywood’s greatest movie studios, this extraordinary history reveals the untold story of the soundstages and outdoor sets where many of the world’s greatest films were...


I Love You a Thousand Ways: The Lefty Frizzell Story

by David Frizzell & Merle Haggard

I Love You a Thousand Ways is the story of one of the most loved, respected, and imitated singer/songwriters in the history of country music, a man whose songs touched the lives of millions of people. Lefty...


The Party of Your Life: Get the Funeral You Want by Planning It Yourself

by Erika Dillman

The Party of Your Life is a lively, irreverent guide to putting the F-U-N back in funeral. This upbeat book will appeal to adults of all ages who want a send-off that reflects their interests, achievements,...


Secret Stairs: East Bay: A Walking Guide to the Historic Staircases of Berkeley and Oakland

by Charles Fleming

With more than 400 paved pathways and public staircases latticing the slopes of Berkeley and Oakland alone, the hills of East Bay contain one of the finest and densest urban hiking environments in the state...


A Perfect Haze: The Illustrated History of the Monterey International Pop Festival

by Kenneth Kubernik, Harvey Kubernik & Michelle Phillips

The first major rock music festival and the precursor to Woodstock, the Monterey International Pop Festival was an unprecedented gathering of pop, soul, jazz, and folk artists who took the stage one luminous...


Rudolph, Frosty, and Captain Kangaroo: The Musical Life of Hecky Krasnow ¿ Producer of the World's Most Beloved Children's Songs

by Judy Gail Gail Krasnow

Rudolph, Frosty, and Captain Kangaroo is a memoir by Judy Gail Krasnow about her father, Hecky Krasnow, the producer of such classic children’s records and holiday tunes as “Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer,”...