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American Dialogue: The Founders and Us Cover Image
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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.


Disney's Land: Walt Disney and the Invention of the Amusement Park That Changed the World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501190803
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Published: Scribner - December 3rd, 2019

A propulsive history chronicling the conception and creation of Disneyland, the masterpiece California theme park, as told like never before by popular historian Richard Snow.

One day in the early 1950s, Walt Disney stood looking over 240 acres of farmland in Anaheim, California, and imagined building a park where people “could live among Mickey Mouse and Snow White in a world


The Improbable Wendell Willkie: The Businessman Who Saved the Republican Party and His Country, and Conceived a New World Order Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781631496257
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Published: Liveright - November 19th, 2019

From a two-time Pulitzer-winning historian comes an “insightful, compelling portrait” (New York Times Book Review) of Wendell Willkie, the businessman-turned-presidential candidate.


America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781541672604
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Published: Basic Books - November 26th, 2019

An award-winning historian reframes our continuing debate over immigration with a compelling history of xenophobia in the United States and its devastating impact


Bringing Down the Colonel: A Sex Scandal of the Gilded Age, and the
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ISBN: 9781250234919
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Published: Picador - March 3rd, 2020

“I’ll take my share of the blame. I only ask that he take his.”


Cheaters Always Win: The Story of America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538728703
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Published: Twelve - December 3rd, 2019

A social history of cheating and how American history -- through real estate, sports, finance, academics, and of course politics -- has had its unfair share of rigged results and widened the margins on its gray areas.


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One Day: The Extraordinary Story of an Ordinary 24 Hours in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399166662
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Published: Blue Rider Press - October 22nd, 2019

On New Year’s Day 2013, two-time Pulitzer Prize–winner Gene Weingarten asked three strangers to, literally, pluck a day, month, and year from a hat. That day—chosen completely at random—turned out to be Sunday, December 28, 1986, by any conventional measure a most ordinary day. Weingarten spent the next six years proving that there is no such thing.
 


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The Wonders: The Extraordinary Performers Who Transformed the Victorian Age Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643132204
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 5th, 2019

A radical new history that rediscovers the remarkable freak performers whose talents and charisma helped define an era.


Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525540533
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Published: Sentinel - November 5th, 2019

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


Presidents of War: The Epic Story, from 1807 to Modern Times Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307409614
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Published: Broadway Books - October 22nd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From a preeminent presidential historian comes a “superb and important” (The New York Times Book Review) saga of America’s wartime chief executives
 


The Mayflower: The Families, the Voyage, and the Founding of America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250108579
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 5th, 2019

From acclaimed historian and biographer Rebecca Fraser comes a vivid narrative history of the Mayflower and of the Winslow family, who traveled to America in search of a new world.


The Fall of Richard Nixon: A Reporter Remembers Watergate Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400069705
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Published: Random House - October 29th, 2019

Bestselling author Tom Brokaw brings readers inside the White House press corps in this up-close and personal account of the fall of an American president.


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