History Books - 2021 Bestsellers - Page 4

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The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women By Kate Moore Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492650959
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Published: Sourcebooks - March 6th, 2018

A New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Amazon Charts Bestseller!


The Dressmakers of Auschwitz: The True Story of the Women Who Sewed to Survive By Lucy Adlington Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063030930
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - September 14th, 2021

A powerful chronicle of the women who used their sewing skills to survive the Holocaust, stitching beautiful clothes at an extraordinary fashion workshop created within one of the most notorious WWII death camps. 

At the height of the Holocaust twenty-five young inmates of the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp—mainly Jewish women and girls—


“Thought-provoking—a must read for [everyone] seeking a firm grasp of accurate American history."  —Kirkus (starred review)


Constitution of the United States By Founding Fathers (Created by) Cover Image
By Founding Fathers (Created by)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781429095334
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Published: Applewood Books - November 27th, 2018

The landmark legal document of the United States, the U.S. Constitution comprises the primary law of the Federal Government. Signed by the members of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, the Constitution outlines the powers and responsibilities of the three chief branches of the Federal Government, as well as the basic rights of the citizens of the United States.


The Barbizon: The Hotel That Set Women Free By Paulina Bren Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9781982123895
Published: Simon & Schuster - March 2nd, 2021

A “captivating portrait” (The Wall Street Journal), both “poignant and intriguing” (The New Republic): from award-winning author Paulina Bren comes the remarkable history of New York’s most famous residential hotel and the women who stayed there, including Grace Kelly, Sylvia Plath, and Joan Didion.

Welcome to New York’s legend


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Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History By S. C. Gwynne Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781416591061
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Published: Scribner - May 10th, 2011

*Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award*
*A New York Times Notable Book*
*Winner of the Texas Book Award and the Oklahoma Book Award*

This New York Times bestseller and stunning historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American We


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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania By Erik Larson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780307408877
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Published: Crown - March 22nd, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania

“Both terrifying and enthralling.”—Entertainment Weekly
Thrilling, dramatic and powerful.—NPR


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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror By W. Scott Poole Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640092662
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Published: Counterpoint - October 15th, 2019

The Washington Post, “One of the Best Books to Take You Off the Beaten Track”
 
A historian and Bram Stoker Award nominee explores the birth of modern horror films and literature—tracing their origins back to the confluence of military history, technology, and art circa World War I


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On Juneteenth By Annette Gordon-Reed Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631498831
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Published: Liveright - May 4th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES • 10 BEST BOOKS OF 2021
New York Times • Times Critics Top Books of 2021
New York Times Bestseller


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1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus By Charles C. Mann Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781400032051
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Published: Vintage - October 10th, 2006

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology that radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492—from “a remarkably engaging writer” (The New York Times Book Review).
 


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

THE CLASSIC NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"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


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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America By Ibram X. Kendi 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.