History Books - 2019 Bestsellers - Page 8

D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World  War II Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451495082
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Published: Crown - April 23rd, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The dramatic, untold history of the heroic women recruited by Britain’s elite spy agency to help pave the way for Allied victory in World War II

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Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060518509
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 6th, 2007

The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history.

The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062652560
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 7th, 2019

The revered New York Times bestselling author traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the single component crucial to advancement—precision—in a superb history that is both an homage and a warning for our future.

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The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812998368
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Published: Random House - May 21st, 2019

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Jennifer Szalai, The New York Times • The New York Times Book Review • NPR • Publishers Weekly 

The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451498625
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Published: Crown - August 6th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The epic true crime story of the most successful bootlegger in American history and the murder that shocked the nation, from the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy

“Gatsby-era noir at its best.”—Erik Larson

Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631496226
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Published: Liveright - September 17th, 2019

With surprising tales of vicious mutineers, imperial riches, and high-seas intrigue, Black Flags, Blue Waters is “rumbustious enough for the adventure-hungry” (Peter Lewis, San Francisco Chronicle).

The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735222939
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Published: Penguin Books - January 22nd, 2019

The instant New York Times bestseller.

A brilliant recasting of the turning points in world history, including the one we're living through, as a collision between old power hierarchies and new social networks.

“Captivating and compelling.” —The New York Times

How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374172145
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 19th, 2019

Named one of the ten best books of the year by the Chicago Tribune
A Publishers Weekly best book of 2019 | A 2019 NPR Staff Pick

A pathbreaking history of the United States’ overseas possessions and the true meaning of its empire

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Saratoga: Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War Cover Image
ISBN: 9780805061239
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - May 15th, 1999

In the summer of 1777 (twelve months after the Declaration of Indepence) the British launched an invasion from Canada under General John Burgoyne. It was the campaign that was supposed to the rebellion, but it resulted in a series of battles that changed America's history and that of the world.

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The Tragedy of Benedict Arnold Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643132396
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 12th, 2019

History remembers this proud, talented, and conflicted man solely through the lens of his last desperate act of treason. Yet the fall of Benedict Arnold remains one of the Revolutionary period’s great puzzles.

Vicksburg: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781451641370
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 29th, 2019

Winner of the Civil War Round Table of New York’s Fletcher Pratt Literary Award
Winner of the Austin Civil War Round Table’s Daniel M. & Marilyn W.

Everything Worthy of Observation: The 1826 New York State Travel Journal of Alexander Stewart Scott Cover Image
By Paul G. Schneider (Editor)
ISBN: 9781438475165
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Published: Excelsior Editions/State University of New Yo - July 1st, 2019

In the pre-dawn of August 2, 1826, Alexander Stewart Scott stepped aboard the steamboat Chambly in Quebec City, Canada. He was beginning a journey that not only took him across New York State but also ultimately changed his view of America and her people.

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