New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2014 Complete List Page 7

There are 244 books in the New York Times Nonfiction Best Sellers 2014 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 181 to 210.

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181. Confidence Code

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by: Katty Kay Claire Shipman
Release date: Apr 15, 2014
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Two journalists interview women in positions of leadership, examine research about confidence and discuss how women can achieve it.

182. Freakonomics

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by: Steven D Levitt Stephen J Dubner
Release date: Feb 17, 2010
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How to apply economic theory to almost everything.

183. Players First

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by: John Calipari Michael Sokolove
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The coach of the University of Kentucky’s men’s basketball team discusses the game and his career.

184. 90 Minutes In Heaven

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by: Don Piper Cecil Murphey
Release date: Aug 25, 2015
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A minister on the otherworldly experience he had after an accident.

185. Six Amendments

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by: John Paul Stevens
Release date: Apr 22, 2014
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The former Supreme Court justice proposes six amendments to the Constitution, addressing campaign financing, the death penalty, gun rights and other issues.

186. Look Me In The Eye

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by: John Elder Robison
Release date: Sep 25, 2007
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A life with Asperger’s syndrome; first published in 2007.

187. Balancing It All

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by: C ace Cameron Bure Dana Wilkerson
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The actor shares her story, with its insight for women into managing roles, responsibilities and opportunities.

188. Good Call

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by: Jase Robertson Mark Schlabach
Release date: May 06, 2014
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The second-oldest son of the “Duck Dynasty” family shares anecdotes and reflections on faith.

189. The Normans, From Raiders To Kings

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by: Lars Brownworth
Release date: Jan 03, 2014
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A history of one of the most successful groups in the Middle Ages.

190. The Life Of Elizabeth I

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by: Alison Weir
Release date: Apr 24, 2013
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A biography of the enigmatic queen; first published in 1998.

191. Where Does It Hurt?

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by: Jonathan Bush Stephen Baker
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A co-founder of Athenahealth calls for the application of new business models to health care.

192. President Me

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by: Adam Carolla
Release date: May 13, 2014
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Humorous political observations from the radio and television host, based on his popular podcast.

193. An Invisible Thread

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by: Laura L Schroff
Release date: Nov 01, 2011
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The long friendship between a sales executive and a destitute boy.

194. The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks

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by: Rebecca Skloot
Release date: Jan 01, 2011
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The story of a woman whose cancer cells were extensively cultured without her permission in 1951.

195. Tibetan Peach Pie

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by: Tom Robbins
Release date: May 27, 2014
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The author of novels like “Even Cowgirls Get the Blues” and “Another Roadside Attraction” recalls his colorful life.

196. In The Garden Of Beasts

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by: Erik Larson
Release date: May 10, 2011
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This portrait of Berlin during the rise of the Nazis centers on the family of William E. Dodd, the U.S. ambassador there.

197. Lee Marvin: Point Blank

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by: Dwayne Epstein
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A full-length biography of Marvin as a man and as an actor.

198. Special Heart

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by: Bret Baier Jim Mills
Release date: Jun 03, 2014
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A Fox News anchor on the challenges his family faced in caring for his son, who has congenital heart disease.

199. Carsick

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by: John Waters
Release date: Jun 03, 2014
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The cult-film director hitchhikes across the country.

200. Queen Of The Conqueror

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by: Tracy Borman
Release date: Apr 03, 2012
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The life of Matilda, wife of William I, set against a transformative period in European history.

201. Me

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by: Katharine Hepburn
Release date: Oct 12, 2011
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A memoir by the actress, first published in 1991.

202. I Like You Just The Way I Am

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by: Jenny Mollen
Release date: Jun 17, 2014
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The actress and writer’s memoir of acting on impulse, plotting hoaxes and ignoring boundaries.

203. That Summer In Sicily

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by: Marlena de Blasi
Release date: Aug 05, 2008
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The author and her husband stumbled across a Sicilian castle with a remarkable story.

204. It Looked Different On The Model

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by: Laurie Notaro
Release date: Jul 26, 2011
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Humorous tales of marriage, family and missteps.

205. On Gold Mountain

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by: Lisa See
Release date: Aug 20, 2014
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A multi-generational portrait of a Chinese-American family’s experience in the United States, the title’s “Gold Mountain.”

206. The Sisters Who Would Be Queen

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by: Le a de Lisle
Release date: Oct 13, 2009
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Three sisters — Mary, Katherine and Jane Grey — who were victims in a notoriously vicious Tudor power struggle.

207. We Two

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by: Gillian Gill
Release date: May 19, 2009
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An account of Queen Victoria’s marriage to Prince Albert; first published in 2009.

208. Franklin And Winston

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by: Jon Meacham
Release date: Oct 14, 2003
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An account of the friendship between Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill; first published in 2003.

209. A World On Fire

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by: Am a Foreman
Release date: Jun 28, 2011
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A study of Britain’s crucial role in the American Civil War.

210. Ship Of Ghosts

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by: James D Hornfischer
Release date: Mar 25, 2009
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The story of the U.S.S. Houston, a cruiser doomed in the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, and the ordeal of its crew; first published in 2006.

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