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“A hot-rod joy ride through mid-20th-century American history” (The New York Times Book Review), this one-of-a-kind narrative masterfully recreates the rivalry between the two men who innovated the electric guitar’s amplified sound—Leo Fender and Les Paul—and their intense competition to convince rock stars like the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, and Eric Cla
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Tom Wolfe's The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test ushered in an era of New Journalism, "An American classic" (Newsweek) that defined a generation. "An astonishing book" (The New York Times Book Review) and an unflinching portrait of Ken Kesey, his Merry Pranksters, LSD, and the 1960s.
Zizek as comedian: jokes in the service of philosophy.
"A serious and good philosophical work could be written consisting entirely of jokes."--Ludwig Wittgenstein
First published in 1995, Caribbean Currents has become the definitive guide to the distinctive musics of this region of the world.$29.95ISBN: 9781936807383Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quick American Archives - September 25th, 2018
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In The 50th Law, hip hop and pop culture icon 50 Cent (aka Curtis Jackson) joins forces with Robert Greene, bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power, to write a “bible” for success in life and work based on a single principle: fear nothing.$16.99ISBN: 9780062390868Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Dey Street Books - February 20th, 2018
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Foreword by Steven Pinker$17.95ISBN: 9780262536042Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: MIT Press - October 9th, 2018
The gap between theoretical ideas and messy reality, as seen in Neal Stephenson, Adam Smith, and Star Trek.
We depend on--we believe in--algorithms to help us get a ride, choose which book to buy, execute a mathematical proof. It's as if we think of code as a magic spell, an incantation to reveal what we need to know and even what we want.$15.99ISBN: 9780544002340Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mariner Books - April 23rd, 2013A NYTimes.com Editor's ChoiceA Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Finalist“A jaunty, insightful new book . . .