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"The Europeans had made two promises to the United States if Marshall Plan help was forthcoming. The first promise was maximum self-help on the part of every country; and second, maximum mutual aid." -- Paul Hoffman
Paul Hoffman (born 1956) is a prominent author and host of the PBS television series Great Minds of Science. He was editor in chief of Discover, in a ten-year tenure with that magazine, and served as president and publisher of EncyclopŠdia Britannica before returning full-time to writing and consulting work. He lives in Woodstock, New York. Author of at least ten books, he has appeared on CBS This Morning and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer as a correspondent. Hoffman is also a puzzlemaster using the pseudonym Dr. Crypton. He designed the puzzle in the 1984 book In Search of the Golden Horse. He also designed the treasure map in the 1984 film, Romancing the Stone, starring Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, and Danny DeVito. Paul is a chess player rated around 1900 (or expert level). Hoffman holds a B.A. degree summa cum laude from Harvard. He is the winner of the first National Magazine Award for Feature Writing and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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Total Books: 107
The Beating of His Wings
2014 - The Beating of His Wings [Left Hand of God] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451470768
ISBN-10: 0451470761
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Spooky Yellowstone Tales Of Hauntings Strange Happenings And Other Local Lore
Murder in Wauwatosa The Mysterious Death of Buddy Schumacher
2012 - Murder in Wauwatosa the Mysterious Death of Buddy Schumacher [WI - The History Press] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781609496739
ISBN-10: 1609496736
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel
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The Last Four Things
2012 - The Last Four Things (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780451235121
ISBN-10: 0451235126
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Left Hand of God
2011 - The Left Hand of God (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780451231888
ISBN-10: 0451231880
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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Last Four Things
2011 - Last Four Things (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780718155216
ISBN-10: 0718155211
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Left Hand of God
The Left Hand of God
2010 - The Left Hand of God (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780525951315
ISBN-10: 0525951318
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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MAO ESQUERDA DE DEUS
2010 - Mao Esquerda De Deus (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788560280537
ISBN-10: 8560280537
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Essays on Descartes
2009 - Essays on Descartes (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780195321104
ISBN-10: 0195321103
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Golden Age of Censorship
2008 - The Golden Age of Censorship (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780552771740
ISBN-10: 0552771740
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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International Human Rights Litigations in US Courts
2008 - International Human Rights Litigations in Us Courts (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781571053534
ISBN-10: 1571053530
Genres: Law, Engineering & Transportation
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King's Gambit A Son a Father and the World's Most Dangerous Game
2007 - King's Gambit a Son a Father and the World's Most Dangerous Game (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781401300975
ISBN-10: 1401300979
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Wisdom of Crocodiles
2007 - The Wisdom of Crocodiles (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780552770828
ISBN-10: 0552770825
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Wings of Madness Alberto Santos-Dumont and the Invention of Flight
2004 - Wings of Madness Alberto Santos-dumont and the Invention of Flight (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781841153698
ISBN-10: 1841153699
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Wings of Madness  Alberto Santos-Dumont and the Invention of Flight
2004 - Wings of Madness Alberto Santos-dumont and the Invention of Flight (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780786885718
ISBN-10: 0786885718
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Nonfiction, Science & Math
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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Front Line USA  Threats Attacks Arrests and Harassment of Human Rights Defenders
Perl for Dummies
2003 - Perl for Dummies [Fourth Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780764537509
ISBN-10: 0764537504
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Der Mann der die Zahlen liebte
2001 - Der Mann Der Die Zahlen Liebte (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783548750583
ISBN-10: 3548750583
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Fundamentals of Investments for Financial Planning
El Hombre Que Solo Amaba Los Numeros
2000 - Netscape 6 for Dummies [For Dummies Computers] (Paperback)
2000 - Synoptic Concordance Vol 4 [Synoptic Corcordance] (Hardcover)
1991 - On the Line Police Brutality and Its Remedies [A Public Policy Report] (Paperback)
1984 - Macintosh Art [128K - Book and Disk] (Hardcover)