- Mafia: The History of the Mob in America DVD
- This double DVD set features five programs that delve deep into the dark heart of organized crime. The authoritative history of "La Cosa Nostra" at an incredible low price. The complete, acclaimed series from A&E, now available on DVD. The real story of figures like Al Capone, Lucky Luciano and [ read more ]
- 1491 New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus (Paperback) Book
- In this groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology, Charles C. Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492.Contrary to what so many Americans learn in school, the pre-Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine… [ read more ]
- Hot, Flat, and Crowded Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew...
- Examines America's loss of focus and national purpose since 9/11, and the global environmental crisis, and shows how the solutions to these two problems are linked.Proposes an ambitious national strategy to address key issues in climate change and energy shortages, identifying the factors… [ read more ]
- Last Emperor, The: The Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)
- Bernardo Bertolucci's sumptuous epic about the last monarch of China, "The Last Emporer: The Criterion Collection" (1987) is a feast for the eyes. When he ascends to the throne at age three, the Manchurian Emporer of China becomes more a symbol than a vessel of real power. As he matures, the… [ read more ]