Books in Brief

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God in Gotham: The Miracle of Religion in Modern Manhattan

John Butler Harvard University Press)

The President and Immigration Law

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez (Oxford University Press, September 2020)

Beat the Coronavirus: Strategies for Staying Safe and Coping

Dr. Karen Jubanyik and Joseph Lasica (, LLC)

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The Open Sea

Joseph G. Manning (Princeton University Press)

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Peter Eisenman (Princeton University Press)

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The Betrayal of the Duchess

Maurice Samuels (Basic Books)

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Billionaire Wilderness

Justin Farrell (Princeton University Press)

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Sea Wife

Amity Gaige (Knopf)

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Religious Conflict in Brazil

Erika Helgen (Yale University Press)

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Fundamentals of Physics II (expanded edition)

R. Shankar (Yale University Press)