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Leadership: In Turbulent Times Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781476795928
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 18th, 2018

In this culmination of five decades of acclaimed studies in presidential history, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin offers an illuminating exploration of the early development, growth, and exercise of leadership.

Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership?


In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525426769
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Published: Viking - October 16th, 2018

The thrilling story of the year that won the Revolutionary War from the New York Times bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea and Valiant Ambition


Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735213241
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Published: Sentinel - October 23rd, 2018

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


On Desperate Ground: The Marines at The Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385541152
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Published: Doubleday - October 2nd, 2018

"On Desperate Ground is first-rate narrative history. Hampton Sides' characters are richly drawn, his background history engrossing, and his battle scenes bone-chillingly realistic--a great read."
--Daniel James Brown, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Boys in the Boat


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American Dialogue: The Founders and Us Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385353427
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Published: Knopf - October 16th, 2018

The award-winning author of Founding Brothers and The Quartet now gives us a deeply insightful examination of the relevance of the views of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and John Adams to some of the most divisive issues in America today.


Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735224735
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Published: Penguin Books - October 23rd, 2018

New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2017


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How Do We Look: The Body, the Divine, and the Question of Civilization Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781631494406
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - September 4th, 2018

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Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781328876645
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - August 7th, 2018

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Exhilarating.” —New York Times Book Review


Riveting.People

“Keith O’Brien has brought these women—mostly long-hidden and forgotten—back into the light where they belong.


The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062430519
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Published: Dey Street Books - August 28th, 2018

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

NPR Best Book of 2017

“Not all superheroes wear capes, and Elizebeth Smith Friedman should be the subject of a future Wonder Woman movie.” — The New York Times


Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735220621
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Published: Viking - August 7th, 2018

A candid narrative of how and why the Arab Spring sparked, then failed, and the truth about America's role in that failure and the subsequent military coup that put Sisi in power--from the Middle East correspondent of the New York Times.


The Husband Hunters: American Heiresses Who Married into the British Aristocracy Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250164599
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 7th, 2018

A deliciously told group biography of the young, rich, American heiresses who married into the impoverished British aristocracy at the turn of the twentieth century – The real women who inspired Downton Abbey


The Fighters Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781451676648
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 14th, 2018

“A classic of war reporting...The author’s stories give heart-rending meaning to the lives and deaths of these men and women, even if policymakers generally have not.”—The New York Times

Pulitzer Prize winner C.J.


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