History Books - 2019 Bestsellers - Page 5

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Disappointment River: Finding and Losing the Northwest Passage Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101973165
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Published: Anchor - February 5th, 2019

“Masterful.”


The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780300217902
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Yale University Press - March 26th, 2019

Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2019 by the New York Times Book Review
 
“Damrosch brings the Club’s redoubtable personalities—the brilliant minds, the jousting wits, the tender camaraderie—to vivid life.”New York Times Book Review

In 1763, the painter Joshua Reynolds proposed to hi


The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians Cover Image
By David M. Rubenstein, Carla Hayden (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982120252
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 29th, 2019

Co-founder of The Carlyle Group and patriotic philanthropist David M.


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SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631492228
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Published: Liveright - September 6th, 2016

New York Times Bestseller
A New York Times Notable Book
Named one of the Best Books of the Year by the Wall Street Journal, the Economist, Foreign Affairs, and Kirkus Reviews
Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award (Nonfiction)
Shortlisted for the Cundill Prize in Historical Literature
Finalist for the


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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780375725609
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Published: Vintage - February 10th, 2004

This New York Times bestseller intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction.


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Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781501116223
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Published: Scribner - October 29th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of Empire of the Summer Moon and Rebel Yell comes “a masterwork of history” (Lawrence Wright, author of God Save Texas), the spellbinding, epic account of the last year of the Civil War.

The fourth and final year of the Civil War offers one of the most compelling narratives and one of


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All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard-Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335005564
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Published: Hanover Square Press - November 5th, 2019

*A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice*

"A whale of a tale, told clearly and quickly. I read the entire book in almost one sitting."--Thomas E. Ricks, New York Times Book Review


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Revolution Song: The Story of America's Founding in Six Remarkable Lives Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393356212
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 6th, 2018

“An engaging piece of historical detective work and narrative craft.” —Chicago Tribune


A People's History of the United States Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062397348
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - November 17th, 2015

"A wonderful, splendid book—a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future." –Howard Fast


The Ghost Ships of Archangel: The Arctic Voyage That Defied the Nazis Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525557463
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Published: Viking - May 14th, 2019

An extraordinary story of survival and alliance during World War II: the icy journey of four Allied ships crossing the Arctic to deliver much needed supplies to the Soviet war effort.


Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780804176729
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 19th, 2019

THE NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, LOS ANGELES TIMES, AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER 

“A band of brothers in an American tank . . . Makos drops the reader back into the Pershing’s turret and dials up a battle scene to rival the peak moments of Fury.”
The Wall Street Journal


Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593132951
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Published: Random House - June 11th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A celebration of American history through the music that helped to shape a nation, by Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham and music superstar Tim McGraw

“Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw form an irresistible duo—connecting us to music as an unsung force in our nation's history.”—Doris Kearns Goodwin


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