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Revolution Song: A Story of American Freedom Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780393245547
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 7th, 2017

Russell Shorto's work has been praised as "first-rate intellectual history" (Wall Street Journal), "literary alchemy" (Chicago Tribune) and simply "astonishing" (New York Times).


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The Great Halifax Explosion: A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062666536
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Published: William Morrow & Company - November 7th, 2017

The astonishing true story of history's largest manmade explosion before the atomic bomb, and its world-changing aftermath, from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon


Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780735213234
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Published: Sentinel - October 24th, 2017

Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.


The Fleet at Flood Tide: America at Total War in the Pacific, 1944-1945 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780345548726
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Published: Bantam - November 14th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The extraordinary story of the World War II air, land, and sea campaign that brought the U.S. Navy to the apex of its strength and marked the rise of the United States as a global superpower


Earning the Rockies: How Geography Shapes America's Role in the World Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588228
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Published: Random House Trade - November 7th, 2017

An incisive portrait of the American landscape that shows how geography continues to determine America's role in the world--from the bestselling author of The Revenge of Geography and Balkan Ghosts


Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780735224711
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Published: Penguin Press - October 24th, 2017

From the great historian of the American Revolution, New York Times-bestselling and Pulitzer-winning Gordon Wood, comes a majestic dual biography of two of America's most enduringly fascinating figures, whose partnership helped birth a nation, and whose subsequent falling out did much to fix its course.


Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781627790642
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - September 19th, 2017

The Revolutionary War as never told before.


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We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780399590566
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Published: One World - October 3rd, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - In these "urgently relevant essays,"* the National Book Award-winning author of Between the World and Me "reflects on race, Barack Obama's presidency and its jarring aftermath"*--including the election of Donald Trump.


The General vs. the President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781101912171
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Published: Anchor Books - October 3rd, 2017

At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the world, when he suggested that General Douglas MacArthur, the willful, fearless, and highly decorated commander of the American and U.N. forces, had his finger on the nuclear trigger.


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Genghis Khan and the Quest for God: How the World's Greatest Conqueror Gave Us Religious Freedom Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735221178
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Published: Penguin Books - October 3rd, 2017

A landmark biography by the New York Times bestselling author of Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World that reveals how Genghis harnessed the power of religion to rule the largest empire the world has ever known.


The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525428305
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Published: Viking - September 19th, 2017

An instant New York Times bestseller, this major new history of the knights Templar is "a fresh, muscular and compelling history of the ultimate military-religious crusading order, combining sensible scholarship with narrative swagger" - Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of Jerusalem


Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631491320
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - September 19th, 2017

An epic of remarkable originality, Alone captures the heroism of World War II as movingly as any book in recent memory.


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