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My life in hockey

BeĢliveau, Jean, 1931-2014
Hockey players -- Canada -- Biography
Montreal Canadiens (Hockey team)

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Conflict and command

"We should grow too fond of it" : why we love the Civil War / Drew Gilpin Faust -- Was the Civil War a total war? / Mark Neely Jr -- A "face of battle" needed : an assessment of motives and men in Civil War historiography / Marvin R. Cain -- The Confederacy's first shot / Grady McWhiney -- The professionalization of George B. McClellan and early field command / Edward Hagerman -- Pinkerton and McClellan : who deceived whom? / Edwin C. Fishel -- McClellan and Halleck at war : the struggle for the Union war effort in the West, November 1861-March 1862 / Ethan S. Rafuse -- Jefferson Davis's pursuit of ambition : the attractive features of alternative decisions / Richard E. Beringer -- "The enemy at Richmond" : Joseph E. Johnston and the Confederate government / Richard M. McMurry -- An old-fashioned general in a modern war? : Robert E. Lee as Confederate general / Gary W. Gallagher -- Marse Robert and the fevers : a note on the general as strategist and on medical ideas as a factor in Civil War decision making / Richard M. McMurry -- Everyman's war : a rich and poor man's fight in Lee's army / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- Another look at Grant's crossing of the James, 1864 / Brian Holden Reid -- Mars and the reverend Longstreet, or, Attacking and dying in the Civil War / Albert Castel -- Who whipped whom? : Confederate defeat reexamined / Grady McWhiney.

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Full count : four decades of Blue Jays baseball

Jeff Blair takes us back to the days when the Toronto Blue Jays were "the Cadillac of franchises," and shows us how they become baseball's premier club. Then he explores the disappointing aftermath, until the offseason of 2012.

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Date-onomics : how dating became a lopsided numbers game

The man deficit -- How we got to 57:43 -- Sex ratios 101 -- Sex and the city -- The woman deficit -- Mormons and Jews -- Game theory -- Solving the man deficit.

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