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The Tragedy of Benedict Arnold: An American Life Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781681777375
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 1st, 2018

The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand for Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501174193
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 10th, 2018

A timely collection of speeches by David McCullough, the most honored historian in the United States--winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, two National Book Awards, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among many others--that reminds us of fundamental American principles.


Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143110880
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Published: Penguin Books - May 1st, 2018

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2017

A dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, who preserved democracy from the threats of authoritarianism, from the left and right alike.


Blood Moon: An American Epic of War and Splendor in the Cherokee Nation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501128714
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 10th, 2018

"Riveting...Engrossing...Mr. Sedgwick's subtitle calls the Cherokee story an 'American Epic, ' and indeed it is." --H. W. Brands, The Wall Street Journal

An astonishing untold story from America's past--a sweeping, powerful, and necessary work of history that reads like Gone with the Wind for the Cherokee.


Daughters of the Winter Queen: Four Remarkable Sisters, the Crown of Bohemia, and the Enduring Legacy of Mary, Queen of Scots Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316387910
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Published: Little Brown and Company - April 10th, 2018

The captivating story of four unforgettable sisters and their glamorous mother, Elizabeth Stuart, granddaughter of Mary, Queen of Scots


The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374154776
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 11th, 2018

The previously untold story of the violence in Congress that helped spark the Civil War


Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST

A New York Times Notable Book


Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780802127907
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Published: Grove Press - June 12th, 2018

A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist in History

Winner of the 2018 Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Greene Award for a distinguished work of nonfiction.


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The Last Wild Men of Borneo: A True Story of Death and Treasure Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062439024
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Published: William Morrow & Company - March 6th, 2018

"Adventure travel at its best." --Kirkus, starred review - "Haunting." --Booklist, starred review - "Quite a story-exciting, funny, and tragic-and Hoffman tells it extraordinarily well." --Washington Post


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Princesses Behaving Badly: Real Stories from History Without the Fairy-Tale Endings Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781683690252
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Published: Quirk Books - March 6th, 2018

This new paperback edition offers true tales of these take-charge princesses plus dozens more in a fascinating read that's perfect for history buffs, feminists, and anyone seeking a different kind of bedtime story.


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Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich Cover Image
By Norman Ohler, Shaun Whiteside (Translator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328915344
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Published: Mariner Books - March 6th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller

" A] fascinating, engrossing, often dark history of drug use in the Third Reich." -- Washington Post


The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492650959
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Published: Sourcebooks - March 6th, 2018

A New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal Bestseller

"the glowing ghosts of the radium girls haunt us still."--NPR Books

The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark danger


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