A Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker makes its way through the Northwest Passage.

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Anthony Brandt tells complex tales of heroism and folly in The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage.

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Interpreters of Dreams: New novels by Dinaw Mengestu and Jean Kwok

The Woman Who Fell from the Sky by Jennifer Steil

Stranger in a Strange Land

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The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History by Samuel Moyn

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The book: The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History
The author: Samuel Moyn, Columbia professor of history

Sunset Park by Paul Auster

The Country of Lost Things

The Country of Lost Things: Paul Auster's latest wondroulsly fulfills its storytelling ambition

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