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Lessons For The Modern World From The Societies Of 'Yesterday'

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Death Of The (Predatory) Salesman: These Days, It's A Buyer's Market

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Ben Fountain is the author of Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk and the short story collection Brief Encounters With Che Guevara. Thorne Anderson hide caption

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Author Ben Fountain's Book Picks For 2013

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Workers pose for a photo at the Hoboken de Bie & Co. gin distillery in Rotterdam, Netherlands, circa 1900. By the end of the 19th century, cocktail culture had helped make gin a more respectable spirit. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Book Of Gin' Distills A Spirited History

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Tamari Greens, Miso Yams: Chef Gives Vegans Multicultural Flavor

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Margaret Atwood has written 13 novels, including The Handmaid's Tale and Oryx and Crake. George Whiteside hide caption

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R.A. Dickey currently plays for the New York Mets. He was previously with the Seattle Mariners, Minnesota Twins, Texas Rangers and Milwaukee Brewers. courtesy of the author hide caption

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R.A. Dickey On 'Winding Up' As A Knuckleballer

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American bartender Harry Craddock mixes a drink at the Savoy Hotel in London in 1926. Craddock is known for helping to popularize the Corpse Reviver, one of the drinks featured in historian Lesley Blume's book about vintage cocktail culture. Topical Press Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Dick Wolf is an Emmy Award-winning writer, producer and creator of the TV series Law & Order. MMXII James Chen Photographer, Santa Barbara/William Morrow hide caption

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'Law & Order' Meets Tom Clancy In Dick Wolf's First Novel

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Perfectionists Are Often The Best At 'The Art Of Procrastination'

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