United States History

From the River to the Sea: The Untold Story of the Railroad War That Made the West Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781982104290
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - July 5th, 2022

“Riveting...A great read, full of colorful characters and outrageous confrontations back when the west was still wild.” —George R.R.


The Man Who Hated Women: Sex, Censorship, and Civil Liberties in the Gilded Age Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781250174833
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Published: Picador - July 12th, 2022

Smithsonian Magazine, 10 Best History Books of 2021 "Fascinating . . . Purity is in the mind of the beholder, but beware the man who vows to protect yours.” —Margaret Talbot, The New Yorker


Plymouth Colony: Narratives of English Settlement and Native Resistance from the Mayflower to King Philip's War (LOA #337) Cover Image
By Lisa Brooks (Editor), Kelly Wisecup (Editor)
$50.00
ISBN: 9781598536737
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Published: Library of America - June 28th, 2022

Four centuries after the Mayflower's arrival, a landmark collection of firsthand accounts charting the history of the English newcomers and their fateful encounters with the region's Native peoples


This America Of Ours: Bernard and Avis DeVoto and the Forgotten Fight to Save the Wild Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780358438816
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Published: Mariner Books - July 5th, 2022

The untold story of the extraordinary fight to defend American wilderness from McCarthyism, and the radical couple who led the charge—and inspired a future of conservation


Three Days at Camp David: How a Secret Meeting in 1971 Transformed the Global Economy Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062887689
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - July 5th, 2022

The former dean of the Yale School of Management and Undersecretary of Commerce in the Clinton administration chronicles the 1971 August meeting at Camp David, where President Nixon unilaterally ended the last vestiges of the gold standard—breaking the link between gold and the dollar—transforming the entire global monetary system.


The Fire This Time Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781685890025
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Published: Melville House - July 12th, 2022

“Kenan continues Baldwin’s legendary tradition of ‘telling it on the mountain’ by giving a voice to the unvarnished truth.”The San Francisco Chronicle

James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time was one of the essential books of the sixties, and one of the most galvanizing statements of the American civil rights movement.


First Friends: The Powerful, Unsung (And Unelected) People Who Shaped Our Presidents Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538702932
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Published: Twelve - June 14th, 2022

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! 
USA TODAY "BEST BOOKS OF 2021" PICK! 

In the bestselling tradition of The Presidents Club and Presidential Courage, White House history as told through the stories of the best friends and closest confidants of American presidents.


Here are the riveting hist


The Earth Is All That Lasts: Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, and the Last Stand of the Great Sioux Nation Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062669896
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Published: Mariner Books - June 21st, 2022

"Fast-paced and highly absorbing." —Wall Street Journal

A magisterial dual biography of Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull, the two most legendary and consequential American Indian leaders, who triumphed at the Battle of Little Bighorn and led Sioux resistance in the fierce final chapter of the "Indian Wars."


Forget the Alamo: The Rise and Fall of an American Myth Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781984880116
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Published: Penguin Books - June 7th, 2022

A New York Times bestseller!

“Lively and absorbing. . ." — The New York Times Book Review


"Engrossing." —Wall Street Journal

“Entertaining and well-researched . . . ” Houston Chronicle


We Refuse to Forget: A True Story of Black Creeks, American Identity, and Power Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593329580
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 7th, 2022

“An important part of American history told with a clear-eyed and forceful brilliance.” —National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson


America's Revolutionary Mind: A Moral History of the American Revolution and the Declaration That Defined It Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781641772600
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Published: Encounter Books - July 5th, 2022

America's Revolutionary Mind is the first major reinterpretation of the American Revolution since the publication of Bernard Bailyn's The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution and Gordon S. Wood's The Creation of the American Republic.


The Divorce Colony: How Women Revolutionized Marriage and Found Freedom on the American Frontier Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780306827662
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Published: Hachette Books - June 14th, 2022

**AN AMAZON "BEST BOOK OF THE MONTH (Nonfiction)" (June 2022)**
**AN APPLE "BEST BOOK OF THE MONTH " (June 2022)**

From a historian and senior editor at Atlas Obscura, a fascinating account of the daring nineteenth-century women who moved to South Dakota to divorce their husbands and start living on their own terms

For a woman travel