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In Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel's memoir Night, a scholarly, pious teenager is wracked with guilt at having survived the horror of the Holocaust and the genocidal campaign that consumed his...Read More
Publication Date: Nov 1987
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Author Erik Larson imbues the incredible events surrounding the 1893 Chicago World's Fair with such drama that readers may find themselves checking the book's categorization to be sure that The...Read More
Publication Date: Feb 2004
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The bestselling author of Truman and John Adams, David McCullough has written profiles of exceptional men and women past and present who have not only shaped the course of history...Read More
Publication Date: Jul 2005
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In this WW II history, FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS author Bradley tells the story of nine Americans who were shot down and taken prisoner by the Japanese. He tells of...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2004
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Though literature, films, and folklore have romanticized pirates as gallant seaman who hunted for treasure in exotic locales, David Cordingly, a former curator at the National Maritime Museum in England,...Read More
Publication Date: May 2006
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A steamboat goes up in flames...and down to the bottom of the sea. A locomotive plunges into a creek...and vanished into mystery. A German U-boat sends an American troop transport,...Read More
Publication Date: Aug 1997
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Julia Gelardi's Born to Rule is the powerful epic story of five royal granddaughters of Queen Victoria, who reigned over the end of their empires, the destruction of their families,...Read More
Publication Date: Feb 2006
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When two of his American employees were held hostage in Iran, H. Ross Perot and a select group of his employees took matters into their own hands.
Publication Date: Jun 1993
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The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin, John Wilkes Booth, led Union cavalry and detectives...Read More
Publication Date: Feb 2007
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In this rich and riveting narrative, a writer's search for the truth behind his family's tragic past in World War II becomes a remarkably original epic - part memoir, part...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2007
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As good a rifle company as any in the world, Easy Company, 506th Airborne Division, U.S. Army, kept getting the tough assignments -- responsible for everything from parachuting into France...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2001
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Presents a witty collection of the most outrageous, scandalous, and offbeat events in American history takes a close-up look at the misdeeds and misbehavior of America's founding fathers, including infamous...Read More
Publication Date: Jul 2003
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In The Forgotten Man, Amity Shlaes, one of the nation's most-respected economic commentators, offers a striking reinterpretation of the Great Depression. She traces the mounting agony of the New...Read More
Publication Date: Jun 2008
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For the first time in decades comes a fresh look at the fabled Tudor dynasty, comprising some of the most enigmatic figures ever to rule a country.“A...Read More
Publication Date: Mar 2011
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A round-the-world investigation of the vampire myth, including a recently discovered "vampire skeleton," brings historic and scientific context to our enduring interest in vampires. Legend and lore are examined through.....Read More
Publication Date: Apr 2011
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From Puritans to heathens-Sarah Vowell takes on Hawaii in this New York Times bestseller. Of all the countries the United States invaded or colonized in 1898, Sarah Vowell considers the...Read More
Publication Date: Mar 2012
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THE SECRET SERVICE. An elite team of men who share a single mission: to protect the president of the United States. On November 22, 1963, these men failed—and a country...Read More
Publication Date: Nov 2010
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Based on his private journals and his public interviews, A Fist in the Hornet's Nest is Richard Engel's harrowing, fascinating, and informative view of Iraq from street level. Through his...Read More
Publication Date: Feb 2005
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For many centuries, the world of Islam was in the forefront of human achievement--the foremost military and economic power in the world, the leader in the arts and sciences of...Read More
Publication Date: Jan 2002
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First Peoples' distinctive approach to American Indian history has earned praise and admiration from its users. Created to fill the significant need for a survey text that acknowledges the diversity...Read More
Publication Date: Oct 2007
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Publication Date: Mar 1995
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A recollection of the land, its people, and its ideals. Examines what we choose to remember and how progress has created absences in our landscapes.
Publication Date: Sep 1995
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The people of Puerto Rico today are caught in a centuries-old dilemma of identity. In this non-partisan text, Arturo Morales Carrión discusses the island's social, institutional, and cultural evolution and...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 1984
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Samuel Comstock knew he was born to do some great thing, but his only legacy was a reign of terror. Two years out of Nantucket on a whaling voyage in...Read More
Publication Date: Jun 2002
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The relationship between military leaders and political leaders has always been a complicated one, especially in times of war. When the chips are down, who should run the show...Read More
Publication Date: Jun 2002
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From Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's Hardball, star of NBC's The Chris Matthews Show, and the New York Times bestselling author of Now, Let Me Tell You What I Really...Read More
Publication Date: Nov 2002
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In 1935, with a doctorate in art history and no prospect of a job, the 26-year-old Ernst Gombrich was invited by a publishing acquaintance to attempt a history of the...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 2008
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Mario Cuomo once said of Abraham Lincoln, "He was a man of ideas, grand and soaring ones," but the description could be used just as easily to describe Cuomo. Here,...Read More
Publication Date: Sep 1993
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Publication Date: Dec 1989
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Publication Date: Sep 1985
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