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Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767929714
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Published: Anchor - June 12th, 2012

A Booklist Notable Book of 2012

The extraordinary New York Times bestselling account of James Garfield's rise from poverty to the American presidency, and the dramatic history of his assassination and legacy, from bestselling author of The River of Doubt, Candice Millard.  
 


Know My Name: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735223707
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Published: Viking - September 24th, 2019

Universally acclaimed, rapturously reviewed, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for autobiography, and an instant New York Times bestseller, Chanel Miller's breathtaking memoir "gives readers the privilege of knowing her not just as Emily Doe, but as Chanel Miller the writer, the artist, the survivor, the fighter." (The Wrap).


She Called Him Raymond Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781605712710
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Published: Shirespress - July 1st, 2015

A letter penned in 1944 uncovers the powerful and heartfelt story of Helen Gregg, the daughter of Irish immigrant parents who grew up in the miseries of Hell's Kitchen during the Great Depression, and Clarence Raymond Stephenson, a young aspiring B-17 pilot raised in the small, struggling city of Ironton, Ohio. Fate brings them together in New York's Central Park in 1942.


The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062820693
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 10th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER


The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781476772202
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 10th, 2019

The authoritative biography of Michael Bloomberg: business genius, inventor, innovator, publisher, philanthropist, activist, and presidential candidate.


George Marshall: Defender of the Republic Cover Image
$34.00
ISBN: 9781101990971
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Published: Dutton Caliber - July 9th, 2019

The extraordinary career of George Catlett Marshall—America’s most distinguished soldier–statesman since George Washington—whose selfless leadership and moral character influenced the course of two world wars and helped define the American century.  


Conversations with RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Life, Love, Liberty, and Law Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250235169
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - November 5th, 2019

In her own words, Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers an intimate look at her life and career, through an extraordinary series of conversations with the head of the National Constitution Center.


Abraham Lincoln Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781429096119
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Published: American Roots - March 31st, 2016

In February 1959, Carl Sandburg gave an address on the occasion of Abraham Lincoln's 150th birthday before the Joint Session of Congress. The Lincoln biographer spoke of the nation's 16th president as a man "who is both steel and velvet, who is as hard as rock and soft as drifting fog, who holds in his heart and mind the paradox of a terrible storm and peace unspeakable and perfect."


Permanent Record Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250237231
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Published: Metropolitan Books - September 17th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government’s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down.


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I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316322423
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 2nd, 2015

A MEMOIR BY THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

As seen on Netflix with David Letterman


"I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday."


Sisters: The Lives of America's Suffragists Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780809087037
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Published: Hill and Wang - August 22nd, 2006

How the Personal Became Political In the Fight to Grant Women Civil Rights


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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374531263
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - August 5th, 2008

My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life.
"Why did you leave Sierra Leone?"
"Because there is a war."
"You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?"
"Yes, all the time."
"Cool."
I smile a little.
"You should tell us about it sometime."


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