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Landslide

(Available September 23, 2014)
Landslide
Written by Jonathan Darman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400067084
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Landslide
LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America
Written by Jonathan Darman


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $30.00

In politics, the man who takes the highest spot after a landslide is not standing on solid ground.
 
In this riveting work of narrative nonfiction, Jonathan Darman tells the story of two giants of American politics, Lyndon Johnson and Ronald Reagan, and shows how, from 1963 to 1966, these two... Read more >
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Landslide
LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America
Written by Jonathan Darman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $14.99

In politics, the man who takes the highest spot after a landslide is not standing on solid ground.
 
In this riveting work of narrative nonfiction, Jonathan Darman tells the story of two giants of American politics, Lyndon Johnson and Ronald Reagan, and shows how, from 1963 to 1966, these two... Read more >
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Before the Trumpet

(Available September 9, 2014)
Before the Trumpet
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804173339
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Before the Trumpet
Young Franklin Roosevelt, 1882-1905
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.95

 
Before Pearl Harbor, before polio and his entry into politics, FDR was a handsome, pampered, but strong-willed youth, the center of a rarefied world.  In Before the Trumpet, the award-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward transports the reader to that world—Hyde Park on the Hudson and Campobello Island, Groton and Harvard and... Read more >
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Before the Trumpet
Young Franklin Roosevelt, 1882-1905
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

 
Before Pearl Harbor, before polio and his entry into politics, FDR was a handsome, pampered, but strong-willed youth, the center of a rarefied world.  In Before the Trumpet, the award-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward transports the reader to that world—Hyde Park on the Hudson and Campobello Island, Groton and Harvard and... Read more >
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A First Class Temperament
The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, 1905-1928
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: eBook, 944 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

In this classic of American biography, based upon thousands of original documents, many never previously published, the prize-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward tells the dramatic story of Franklin Roosevelt’s unlikely rise from cloistered youth to the brink of the presidency with a richness of detail and vivid sense of time, place... Read more >
A First-Class Temperament

(Available September 9, 2014)
A First-Class Temperament
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804173353
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A First-Class Temperament
The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, 1905-1928
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: Trade Paperback, 944 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.95

In this classic of American biography, based upon thousands of original documents, many never previously published, the prize-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward tells the dramatic story of Franklin Roosevelt’s unlikely rise from cloistered youth to the brink of the presidency with a richness of detail and vivid sense of time, place... Read more >
The Roosevelts

(Available September 9, 2014)
The Roosevelts
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700230
Our Price: $60.00
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The Roosevelts
An Intimate History
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $60.00

A vivid and personal portrait of America’s greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation—the companion volume to the seven-part PBS documentary series
 
With 796 photographs, some never before seen
 
The authors of the acclaimed and best-selling The Civil War, Jazz, The War, and Baseball present... Read more >
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The Roosevelts
An Intimate History
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

A vivid and personal portrait of America’s greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation—the companion volume to the seven-part PBS documentary series
 
With 796 photographs, some never before seen
 
The authors of the acclaimed and best-selling The Civil War, Jazz, The War, and Baseball present... Read more >
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To Move the World

(Available September 2, 2014)
To Move the World
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812985122
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To Move the World
JFK's Quest for Peace
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $16.00

An inspiring look at the historic foreign policy triumph of John F. Kennedy’s presidency—the crusade for world peace that consumed his final year in office—by the New York Times bestselling author of The Price of Civilization, Common Wealth, and The End of Poverty
 
The last great campaign of John F. Kennedy’s... Read more >
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Harold and Jack
Harold and Jack
Written by Christopher Sandford
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149352
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Harold and Jack
The Remarkable Friendship of Prime Minister Macmillan and President Kennedy
Written by Christopher Sandford


Format: Hardcover, 332 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $25.95

Acclaimed biographer Christopher Sandford tells the engrossing story of the unlikely friendship between British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and President John F. Kennedy, a crucial political and personal relationship during the most dangerous days of the Cold War. 

This is the story of the many-layered relationship between two iconic leaders of the... Read more >
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Harold and Jack
The Remarkable Friendship of Prime Minister Macmillan and President Kennedy
Written by Christopher Sandford


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $11.99

Acclaimed biographer Christopher Sandford tells the engrossing story of the unlikely friendship between British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and President John F. Kennedy, a crucial political and personal relationship during the most dangerous days of the Cold War. 

This is the story of the many-layered relationship between two iconic leaders of the... Read more >
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The Comeback
The Comeback
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101873656
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The Comeback

Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

Franklin Roosevelt contracted polio in the summer of 1921, resulting in permanent paralysis from the waist down. One year later, he went back to work. Noted historian Geoffrey C. Ward, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Parkman Prize and finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, who is... Read more >
The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553399998
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $45.00

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
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The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553400007
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $22.50

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
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The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553418637
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $28.00

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553418644
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $13.99

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
Days of Fire
Days of Fire
Written by Peter Baker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385525190
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Days of Fire
Bush and Cheney in the White House
Written by Peter Baker


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Top 10 Best Book of the Year
A Washington Post Notable Book

Theirs was the most captivating American political partnership since Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger: a bold and untested president and his seasoned, relentless vice president. Confronted by one crisis after another, they struggled to protect the country, remake...

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The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection

Written by Lisa Kathleen Graddy and Amy Pastan


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.95

Admire the nationally famous collection of first ladies' gowns and learn about the contributions made by the women who wore them

The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection is a beautifully illustrated book inspired by one of the most popular attractions at the Smithsonian: the first ladies exhibit at the National Museum of American...

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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Written by Theodore Roosevelt, Edited by Gordon Hutner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345806123
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Written by Theodore Roosevelt
Edited by Gordon Hutner


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.99

Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919) was our most published president with an incredible output of writing including forty books, over a thousand articles, and countless speeches and letters.
 
Collected here in one volume are examples of Roosevelt’s voluminous writings over a dazzling array of topics. Organized by general categories, readers can sample writings on... Read more >
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Written by Theodore Roosevelt, Edited by Gordon Hutner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806116
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Written by Theodore Roosevelt
Edited by Gordon Hutner


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919) was our most published president with an incredible output of writing including forty books, over a thousand articles, and countless speeches and letters.
 
Collected here in one volume are examples of Roosevelt’s voluminous writings over a dazzling array of topics. Organized by general categories, readers can sample writings on... Read more >
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The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection
The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection
Written by Lisa Kathleen Graddy and Amy Pastan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588344694
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The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection

Written by Lisa Kathleen Graddy and Amy Pastan


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $12.95

Admire the nationally famous collection of first ladies' gowns and learn about the contributions made by the women who wore them

The Smithsonian First Ladies Collection is a beautifully illustrated book inspired by one of the most popular attractions at the Smithsonian: the first ladies exhibit at the National Museum of American...

Read more >
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392593
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $17.00

Now a new original series on AMC
 
Basing his tale on remarkable original research, historian Alexander Rose reveals the unforgettable story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and into the shadowy underworld of double agents... Read more >
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804179829
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

Now a new original series on AMC
 
Basing his tale on remarkable original research, historian Alexander Rose reveals the unforgettable story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and into the shadowy underworld of double agents... Read more >
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Memorias olvidadas
Memorias olvidadas
Written by Andres Pastrana Arango and Gonzalo Guillen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789588806303
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Memorias olvidadas
Episodios personales de la historia de colombia, relatados a Gonzalo Guillén
Written by Andres Pastrana Arango and Gonzalo Guillen


Format: Trade Paperback, 294 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $22.00

En Memorias olvidadas, el ex presidente de Colombia, Andrés Pastrana Arango, da cuenta de episodios importantes de la historia reciente de su país, ocurridos entre 1983 y 2002, de los cuales fue protagonista.
 
Estos acontecimientos están narrados de una forma amena, acompañados de datos reveladores que el autor ha recolectado y guardado a... Read more >
Roosevelt's Centurions
Roosevelt's Centurions
Written by Joseph E. Persico
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974973
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Roosevelt's Centurions
FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II
Written by Joseph E. Persico


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $20.00

All American presidents are commanders in chief by law. Few perform as such in practice. In Roosevelt’s Centurions, distinguished historian Joseph E. Persico reveals how, during World War II, Franklin D. Roosevelt seized the levers of wartime power like no president since Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War. Declaring himself “Dr... Read more >
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