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A deadly poisoning, a stolen painting and a criminal mastermind challenge the skills of Sharpe and Donovan

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Opposites attract in this gilded age historical romance when a young American suffragette eschews marriage until a handsome detective is hired to protect her from a dangerous stalker.

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The CDC’s Outbreak Task Force director is on the hunt for a killer–she doesn't need the distraction of her bodyguard!

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When missing turns to murdered, one woman's search for answers will take her to a place she never wanted to go…

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Where do you go when you're at the end of your rope?

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The men of BOLO Consultants uncover a dangerous enemy in the City of Sin.

Uncommon Grounds by Mark Pendergrast


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Also by Mark Pendergrast:

Uncommon Grounds, October 2010
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Uncommon Grounds, April 2000
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For God, Country, and Coca-Cola, March 2000
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Uncommon Grounds
Mark Pendergrast

The History of Coffee and How It Transformed Our World

Basic Books
April 2000
On Sale: April 25, 2000
554 pages
ISBN: 0465054676
EAN: 9780465054671
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Historical | Non-Fiction

The first comprehensive business and social history of coffee, which describes how coffee has dominated and molded the economies, politics, and social structures of entire countries. Pendergrast's scrupulously researched and lively anecdotal history provides a window through which to view broader themes of modern-day media and marketing, the rise of mass production, colonialism, women's issues, and international commodity schemes.

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