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.
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
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.
An award-winning historian reframes our continuing debate over immigration with a compelling history of xenophobia in the United States and its devastating impact$20.00ISBN: 9781250234919Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Picador - March 3rd, 2020
“I’ll take my share of the blame. I only ask that he take his.”$28.00ISBN: 9781538728703Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$28.00ISBN: 9780399166662Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.
$27.95ISBN: 9781643132204Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Pegasus Books - November 5th, 2019
A radical new history that rediscovers the remarkable freak performers whose talents and charisma helped define an era.$28.00ISBN: 9780525540533Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Sentinel - November 5th, 2019
The New York Times bestseller now in paperback with a new epilogue.$20.00ISBN: 9780307409614Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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
$19.99ISBN: 9781250108579Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$27.00ISBN: 9781400069705Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.