History Books - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 9

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Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328592798
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books - March 5th, 2019

A New York Times Bestseller * An Amazon Best Book of the Year * A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice * A Time Best Book for Summer
 
Between the world wars, no sport was more popular, or more dangerous, than airplane racing.


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One Day: The Extraordinary Story of an Ordinary 24 Hours in America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399185830
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Published: Blue Rider Press - September 8th, 2020

“One of the 50 Best Nonfiction Books of the Last 25 Years”—Slate


The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: A True Story of Family and Survival Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063019294
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 26th, 2020

“Brilliantly written, vivid, a powerful and often uncomfortable true story that deserves to be read and remembered. It beautifully captures the strength of the bond between a father and son.”--Heather Morris, author of #1 New York Times bestseller The Tattooist of Auschwitz


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The Second Founding: How the Civil War and Reconstruction Remade the Constitution Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393358520
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 11th, 2020

“Gripping and essential.”—Jesse Wegman, New York Times


Lakota America: A New History of Indigenous Power (The Lamar Series in Western History) Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780300255256
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Published: Yale University Press - October 13th, 2020

The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America’s history
  Named One of the New York Times Critics’ Top Books of 2019   •  Named One of the 10 Best History Books of 2019 by Smithsonian Magazine  • Winner of the MPIBA Reading the West Book Award for narrative nonfictio


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The King of Confidence: A Tale of Utopian Dreamers, Frontier Schemers, True Believers, False Prophets, and the Murder of an American Monarch Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316463591
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 14th, 2020

The "unputdownable" (Dave Eggers, National Book award finalist) story of the most infamous American con man you've never heard of: James Strang, self-proclaimed divine king of earth, heaven, and an island in Lake Michigan, "perfect for fans of The Devil in the White City" (Kirkus)

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Cho


Poisoner in Chief: Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA Search for Mind Control Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250762627
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 10th, 2020

The bestselling author of All the Shahs Men and The Brothers tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIAs secret drug and mind-control experiments of the 1950s and 60s.


The Perfect Horse: The Daring U.S. Mission to Rescue the Priceless Stallions Kidnapped by the Nazis Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780345544827
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 23rd, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of The Eighty-Dollar Champion, the remarkable story of the heroic rescue of priceless horses in the closing days of World War II

WINNER OF THE PEN AWARD FOR RESEARCH NONFICTION


Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781620973929
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Published: New Press - July 17th, 2018

"Every teacher, every student of history, every citizen should read this book. It is both a refreshing antidote to what has passed for history in our educational system and a one-volume education in itself."
--Howard Zinn

A new edition of the national bestseller and American Book Award winner, with a new preface by the author


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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780195168952
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - December 11th, 2003

Filled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, Battle Cry of Freedom will unquestionably become the standard one-volume history of the Civil War.


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One Summer: America, 1927 Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767919418
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Published: Anchor - June 3rd, 2014

A Chicago Tribune Noteworthy Book
A GoodReads Reader's Choice


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1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed Cover Image
By Eric H. Cline, Eric H. Cline (Afterword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780691168388
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Published: Princeton University Press - September 22nd, 2015

A bold reassessment of what caused the Late Bronze Age collapse


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