History Books - 2019 Bestsellers - Page 9

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The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399573194
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019

FINALIST FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


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Chief Engineer: Washington Roebling, The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781620400524
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 5th, 2019

“A welcome tribute to the persistence, precision and humanity of Washington Roebling and a love-song for the mighty New York bridge he built.” - The Wall Street Journal


The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062561411
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Published: Custom House - June 25th, 2019

COSTA BOOK AWARD WINNER: BOOK OF THE YEAR • #1 SUNDAY TIMES (UK) BESTSELLER


Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781568585987
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017

The National Book Award winning history of how racist ideas were created, spread, and deeply rooted in American society.


The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101974605
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Published: Anchor - June 4th, 2019

*National Bestseller*

A sweeping account of America's oldest unsolved mystery, the people racing to unearth its answer, and the sobering truths--about race, gender, and immigration--exposed by the Lost Colony of Roanoke


Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812987164
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 6th, 2018

A groundbreaking account of how Britain became the base of operations for the exiled leaders of Europe in their desperate struggle to reclaim their continent from Hitler, from the New York Times bestselling author of Citizens of London and Those Angry Days


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Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393609455
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 7th, 2019

A spine-chilling saga of virulent racism, human folly, and the ultimate triumph of scientific progress.


Barons of the Sea: And Their Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper Ship Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781476745985
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 2nd, 2019

“A fascinating, fast-paced history…full of remarkable characters and incredible stories” about the nineteenth-century American dynasties who battled for dominance of the tea and opium trades (Nathaniel Philbrick, National Book Award–winning author of In the Heart of the Sea).

There was a time, back when the United States was young and the robber barons


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God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525435907
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Published: Vintage - March 5th, 2019

A New York Times Notable Book

National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist


An NPR Best Book of the Year


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 the Year

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


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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780743270755
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 26th, 2006

Winner of the Lincoln Prize

Acclaimed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin illuminates Lincoln's political genius in this highly original work, as the one-term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from obscurity to prevail over three gifted rivals of national reputation to become president.

On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P.


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The Graves Are Walking: The Great Famine and the Saga of the Irish People Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781250032171
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Published: Picador - July 23rd, 2013


A magisterial account of one of the worst disasters to strike humankind--the Great Irish Potato Famine--conveyed as lyrical narrative history from the acclaimed author of The Great Mortality


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