History Books - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 10

Tecumseh and the Prophet: The Shawnee Brothers Who Defied a Nation Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781524733254
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Published: Knopf - October 27th, 2020

"An insightful, unflinching portrayal of the remarkable siblings who came closer to altering the course of American history than any other Indian leaders."⁠
--Professor H.W. Brands, author of The Zealot and the Emancipator and Heirs of the Founders


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American Dialogue: The Founders and Us Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780804172479
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Published: Vintage - November 26th, 2019

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.


Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525540540
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Published: Sentinel - May 12th, 2020

The New York Times bestseller now in paperback with a new epilogue.


The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250257673
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 7th, 2020

Taking place during the most critical period of our nations birth, The First Conspiracy tells a remarkable and previously untold piece of American history that not only reveals George Washingtons character, but also illuminates the origins of Americas counterintelligence movement that led to the modern day CIA.


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This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525509912
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Published: Random House - March 24th, 2020

The thrilling, cinematic story of a community shattered by disaster—and the extraordinary woman who helped pull it back together

“A powerful, heart-wrenching book, as much art as it is journalism.”—The Wall Street Journal
 


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The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143128991
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Published: Penguin Books - March 5th, 2019

"Both a page-turning drama and an inspiration for every reader" -- Hillary Rodham Clinton

Soon to be a major television event, the nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote.


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The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358118220
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Published: Mariner Books - September 3rd, 2019

“Bascomb has unearthed a remarkable piece of hidden history, and told it perfectly.


Bloody Mohawk: The French and Indian War & American Revolution on New York's Frontier Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781883789664
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Published: Black Dome Press - February 26th, 2010

In this narrative history of the Mohawk River Valley and surrounding region from 1713 to 1794, Professor Richard Berleth charts the passage of the valley from a fast-growing agrarian region streaming with colonial traffic to a war-ravaged wasteland.


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The Private Lives of the Tudors: Uncovering the Secrets of Britainas Greatest Dynasty Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802127549
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Published: Grove Press - October 17th, 2017

England's Tudor monarchs--Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I--are perhaps the most celebrated and fascinating of all royal families in history. Their love affairs, their political triumphs, and their overturning of the religious order are the subject of countless works of popular scholarship.


Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250178169
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 7th, 2020

The definitive true story of Wild Bill, the first lawman of the Wild West, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City.


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Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780143109990
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Published: Penguin Books - March 7th, 2017

Longlisted for the 2016 National Book Award for Nonfiction

One of America’s great miscarriages of justice, the Supreme Court’s infamous 1927 Buck v. Bell ruling made government sterilization of “undesirable” citizens the law of the land

 


Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812998757
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Published: Random House - July 28th, 2020

A gripping portrait of modern Tibet told through the lives of its people, from the bestselling author of Nothing to Envy.

“You simply cannot understand China without reading Barbara Demick on Tibet.”—Evan Osnos, author of Age of Ambition 


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