Superfreakonomics: global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide bombers should buy life insurance

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Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics --the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster. B ased on revolutionary research and original studies SuperFreakonomics promises to once again challenge our view of the way the world really works.

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title_display Superfreakonomics : global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide bombers should buy life insurance
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Superfreakonomics : global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide bombers should buy life insurance / Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner
Superfreakonomics Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance
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