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.
A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2017A dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, who preserved democracy from the threats of authoritarianism, from the left and right alike.
"Riveting...Engrossing...Mr. Sedgwick's subtitle calls the Cherokee story an 'American Epic, ' and indeed it is." --H. W. Brands, The Wall Street JournalAn 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.
The captivating story of four unforgettable sisters and their glamorous mother, Elizabeth Stuart, granddaughter of Mary, Queen of Scots
The previously untold story of the violence in Congress that helped spark the Civil War
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTA New York Times Notable Book
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.
"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
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.
New York Times Bestseller
" A] fascinating, engrossing, often dark history of drug use in the Third Reich." -- Washington Post
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