Biography & Autobiography Books - Historical

The Queen: Her Life By Andrew Morton Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538700433
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 15th, 2022

#1 New York Times bestselling biographer Andrew Morton provides the definitive, most comprehensive account of Queen Elizabeth II's legendary reign. 

Painfully shy, Elizabeth Windsor’s personality was well suited to her youthful ambition of living quietly in the country, raising a family, and caring for her dogs and horses.


Dickens and Prince: A Particular Kind of Genius By Nick Hornby Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593541821
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 15th, 2022

“An ardent fan letter from Hornby that makes you want to re-read Great Expectations while listening to Sign o’ the Times.” —Vogue


The Nazi Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill By Brad Meltzer, Josh Mensch Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250777263
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 10th, 2023

From the New York Times bestselling authors of The First Conspiracy and The Lincoln Conspiracy comes the little-known true story of a Nazi plot to kill FDR, Joseph Stalin, and Winston Churchill at the height of World War II.


A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carré By John le Carré, Tim Cornwell (Editor) Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780593490679
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Published: Viking - December 6th, 2022

An archive of letters written by the late John le Carré, giving readers access to the intimate thoughts of one of the greatest writers of our time


Defend Us in Battle: The True Story of Ma2 Navy Seal Medal of Honor Recipient Michael A. Monsoor By George Monsoor, Rose M. Rea (With) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780785290599
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Published: Harper Horizon - November 8th, 2022

Our Man In Tokyo: An American Ambassador and the Countdown to Pearl Harbor By Steve Kemper Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780358064749
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Published: Mariner Books - November 8th, 2022

A gripping, behind-the-scenes account of the personalities and contending forces in Tokyo during the volatile decade that led to World War II, as seen through the eyes of the American ambassador who attempted to stop the slide to war.


Tutankhamun, King of Egypt: His Life and Afterlife By Aidan Dodson Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781649031617
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Published: American University in Cairo Press - January 10th, 2023

An innovative account of the life of Tutankhamun, the rediscovery of his existence, and the enduring impact of the finding of his tomb, by leading Egyptologist Aidan Dodson


A Coastline Is an Immeasurable Thing: A Memoir Across Three Continents By Mary-Alice Daniel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062960047
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Published: Ecco - November 29th, 2022

A poetic coming-of-age memoir that probes the legacies and myths of family, race, and religion—from Nigeria to England to America


The Revolutionary: Samuel Adams By Stacy Schiff Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316441117
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 25th, 2022

A revelatory biography from a Pulitzer Prize-winner about the most essential Founding Father— the one who stood behind the change in thinking that produced the American Revolution.

"A glorious book that is as entertaining as it is vitally important.” —Ron Chernow
 
"A beautifully crafted, invaluable biography…Schiff ing


My Travels with Mrs. Kennedy By Clint Hill, Lisa McCubbin Hill Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781982181116
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Published: Gallery Books - October 25th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The #1 New York Times bestselling authors of Mrs. Kennedy and Me reveal never-before-told stories of Secret Service Agent Clint Hill’s travels with Jacqueline Kennedy through Europe, Asia, and South America.


Agatha Christie: An Elusive Woman By Lucy Worsley Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781639362523
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Published: Pegasus Crime - September 6th, 2022

A new, fascinating account of the life of Agatha Christie from celebrated literary and cultural historian Lucy Worsley.

"Nobody in the world was more inadequate to act the heroine than I was."

Why did Agatha Christie spend her career pretending that she was “just” an ordinary housewife, when clearly she wasn’t?  Her life is


The Daughter of Auschwitz: My Story of Resilience, Survival and Hope By Tova Friedman, Malcolm Brabant, Ben Kingsley (Foreword by) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781335449306
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Published: Hanover Square Press - September 6th, 2022

*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*

WITH A FOREWORD BY SIR BEN KINGSLEY

A powerful memoir by one of the youngest survivors of Auschwitz, Tova Friedman, following her childhood growing up during the Holocaust and surviving a string of near-death experiences in a Jewish ghetto, a Nazi labor camp, and Auschwitz.