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Author: Matt Alt
Release Date: June 23, 2020
The untold story of how Japan became a cultural superpower through the fantastic inventions that captured—and transformed—the world’s imagination. The Walkman. Karaoke. Pikachu. Pac-Man. Akira. Emoji. We’ve all falle...
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Author: Augustine Sedgewick | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: April 07, 2020
The epic story of how coffee connected and divided the modern worldCoffee is an indispensable part of daily life for billions of people around the world--one of the most valuable commodities in the history of global capitalism, the leading source of ...
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Author: Mara Hvistendahl | Narrator: James Lurie and Mara Hvistendahl
Release Date: February 04, 2020
A riveting true story of industrial espionage in which a Chinese-born scientist is pursued by the U.S. government for trying to steal trade secrets, by a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction.   In September 2011, sheriff’s deputie...
Author: Guy M. Snodgrass | Narrator: Guy M. Snodgrass
Release Date: October 29, 2019
"This is the memoir America wishes Jim Mattis had written." —The Washington PostAn insider's sometimes shocking account of how Defense Secretary James Mattis led the US military through global challenges while serving as a crucial check on...
Author: Raghuram Rajan | Narrator: Raghuram Rajan and Jason Culp
Release Date: February 26, 2019
Shortlisted for the Financial Times/McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardFrom one of the most important economic thinkers of our time, a brilliant and far-seeing analysis of the current populist backlash against globalization.Raghuram Rajan, ...
Author: David Pilling | Narrator: Elliot Hill
Release Date: January 30, 2018
A provocative critique of the pieties and fallacies of our obsession with economic growth We live in a society in which a priesthood of economists, wielding impenetrable mathematical formulas, set the framework for public debate. Ultimately, it is th...