UPB Bestsellers— Cloth

Although UPB has only a few small windows on the universe, the books we sell the most copies of do suggest what people are reading in Berkeley. And some of us think Berkeley is the center of the universe. Whatever- here are some books that have sold well over past three months.

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Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Cover Image
$17.06
ISBN: 9780393609394
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 2nd, 2017

We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780399590566
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Published: One World - October 3rd, 2017

Designing San Francisco: Art, Land, and Urban Renewal in the City by the Bay Cover Image
$33.75
ISBN: 9780691172545
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Princeton University Press - August 29th, 2017

Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the U.S.-Mexico Boundary Cover Image
By Ronald Rael, Teddy Cruz (Preface by), Marcello Di Cintio (Contribution by)
$26.96
ISBN: 9780520283947
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Published: University of California Press - April 4th, 2017

Eros Visible: Art, Sexuality and Antiquity in Renaissance Italy Cover Image
$63.75
ISBN: 9780300219951
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Published: Yale University Press - October 31st, 2017

The Odyssey Cover Image
By Homer, Emily Wilson (Translator)
$35.96
ISBN: 9780393089059
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 7th, 2017

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness Cover Image
$26.06
ISBN: 9781524733155
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - June 6th, 2017

The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (Book of Dust, Volume 1) Cover Image
$20.69
ISBN: 9780375815300
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 19th, 2017

How to Run a Country: An Ancient Guide for Modern Leaders Cover Image
$11.66
ISBN: 9780691156576
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Published: Princeton University Press - January 22nd, 2013

How to Be a Good Husband Cover Image
By Bodleian Library the (Editor)
$9.90
ISBN: 9781851243761
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bodleian Library - January 1st, 2008

In the Province of the Gods Cover Image
$24.26
ISBN: 9780299314200
Availability: Ships from Warehouse, Usually in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Wisconsin Press - September 19th, 2017

Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, a Student, and a Life-Changing Friendship Cover Image
$24.30
ISBN: 9780812997316
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Published: Random House - July 11th, 2017

The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution Cover Image
$35.96
ISBN: 9780691176949
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Published: Princeton University Press - August 22nd, 2017

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Cover Image
$31.50
ISBN: 9780062316097
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Published: Harper - February 10th, 2015

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