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Falling Crime Rates Are Good — at a Cost. A Writer Sees Both Sides.

In “Uneasy Peace,” Patrick Sharkey sees disparities when the homicide rate drops. The country is safer, but some people are now afraid of the police. 74 more words

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How Hunting Became a Macho Sport

“The Fair Chase,” Philip Dray’s illuminating history, recounts the evolution of American hunting from frontier vocation to competitive pastime.

Published: June 22, 2018 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

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Woodrow Wilson Achieved a Lot. So Why Is He So Scorned?

Patricia O’Toole’s “The Moralist” is the latest biography of Wilson, who has inspired fierce arguments ever since his death in 1924.

Published: June 22, 2018 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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New in Paperback: ‘The Book That Changed America,’ ‘Manhattan Beach’

Six new paperbacks to check out this week.

Published: June 22, 2018 at 05:30AM

Books By JOUMANA KHATIB

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‘Kitchen Confidential,’ First Published in 2000, Tops the List Again

Demand for Anthony Bourdain’s memoir has soared since his death.

Published: June 22, 2018 at 05:30AM

Books By TINA JORDAN

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Bears and Poets: Endangered Prey in This Week’s Crime Column

The deep woods and the drawing rooms of London are crime scenes in Marilyn Stasio’s column. Also two villages, one in France and the other in England. 74 more words

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Grandmas and Grandpas Are a Kid’s Natural Allies in These Books

Affecting stories by the Fan Brothers, Dan Santat and Minh Le, and more celebrate the bonds between grandparents and grandkids.

Published: June 22, 2018 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

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