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The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316296816
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 7th, 2022

This New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice explores how technology and best intentions collide in the heat of war.

In The Bomber Mafia, Malcolm Gladwell weaves together the stories of a Dutch genius and his homemade computer, a band of brothers in central Alabama, a British psychopath, and pyromaniacal chemists at Harvard to examine one of the greatest m


African Founders: How Enslaved People Expanded American Ideals Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781982145095
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 31st, 2022

In this sweeping, foundational work, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David Hackett Fischer draws on extensive research to show how enslaved Africans and their descendants enlarged American ideas of freedom in varying ways in different regions of the early United States.

African Founders explores the little-known history of how enslaved people from different regions of A


Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525562191
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Published: Penguin Books - May 31st, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Travels with George . . . is quintessential Philbrick—a lively, courageous, and masterful achievement.” The Boston Globe

 


In his forceful follow-up to Moneyland, Oliver Bullough unravels the dark secret of how Britain placed itself at the center of the global offshore economy and at the service of the worst people in the world.


Rebels at Sea: Privateering in the American Revolution Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781631498251
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Published: Liveright - May 31st, 2022

The bestselling author of Black Flags, Blue Waters reclaims the daring freelance sailors who proved essential to the winning of the Revolutionary War.


The Confidence Men: How Two Prisoners of War Engineered the Most Remarkable Escape in History Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984853851
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 7th, 2022

The Great Escape for the Great War: the astonishing true story of two World War I prisoners who pulled off one of the most ingenious escapes of all time.


Killing the Killers: The Secret War Against Terrorists (Bill O'Reilly's Killing Series) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250279255
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Published: St. Martin's Press - May 3rd, 2022

Instant #1 New York Times bestseller!

In the eleventh book in the multimillion-selling Killing series, Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard reveal the startling, dramatic story of the global war against terrorists.


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River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780385543101
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Published: Doubleday - May 17th, 2022

The harrowing story of one of the great feats of exploration of all time and its complicated legacy—from the New York Times bestselling author of The River of Doubt and Destiny of the Republic


Facing the Mountain: An Inspiring Story of Japanese American Patriots in World War II Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525557425
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Published: Penguin Books - May 10th, 2022

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
One of NPR's "Books We Love" of 2021
Longlisted for the PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography 

Winner of the Christopher Award 
 


Putin's People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took On the West Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250787323
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Published: Picador - May 3rd, 2022

A New York Times and Sunday Times bestseller | A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice
Named a best book of the year by The Economist | Financial Times | New Statesman | The Telegraph


Countdown bin Laden: The Untold Story of the 247-Day Hunt to Bring the Mastermind of 9/11 to Justice (Chris Wallace’s Countdown Series) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982176532
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - May 10th, 2022

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER * INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Following Chris Wallace’s “riveting” (The New York Times) and “propulsive” (Time) first book Countdown 1945 comes a deeply reported, revelatory, and thrillingly told account of the final months of the hunt for Osama bin Laden.

On August 27, 2010,


The Indispensables: The Diverse Soldier-Mariners Who Shaped the Country, Formed the Navy, and Rowed Washington Across the Delaware Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802156907
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - May 10th, 2022

From the bestselling author of Washington's Immortals and The Unknowns, an important new chronicle of the American Revolution heralding the heroism of the men from Marblehead, Massachusetts