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La Furia de Evita
La Furia de Evita
Written by Marcos Aguinis
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ISBN: 9789500741897
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La Furia de Evita

Written by Marcos Aguinis


Format: Trade Paperback, 354 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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Ultra-polémica “autobiografía” de Eva Perón.

Dicen que fui contradictoria desde muy jovencita. Es verdad; seguro que
desde la panza de mamá. También era contradictorio Perón, que aspiraba a
la simpatía de los Estados Unidos y el dictador Franco a la vez.

Experto en el arte de "subir la apuesta", Marcos Aguinis entrega aquí el
que posiblemente... Read more >
Lincoln in the World
Lincoln in the World
Written by Kevin Peraino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307887207
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Lincoln in the World
The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power
Written by Kevin Peraino


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $26.00

A captivating look at how Abraham Lincoln evolved into one of our seminal foreign-policy presidents—and helped point the way to America’s rise to world power.
 
This is the story of one of the most breathtaking feats in the annals of American foreign policy—performed by one of the most unlikely figures. Abraham Lincoln... Read more >
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Lincoln in the World
Lincoln in the World
Written by Kevin Peraino
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ISBN: 9780307887221
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Lincoln in the World
The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power
Written by Kevin Peraino


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

A captivating look at how Abraham Lincoln evolved into one of our seminal foreign-policy presidents—and helped point the way to America’s rise to world power.
 
This is the story of one of the most breathtaking feats in the annals of American foreign policy—performed by one of the most unlikely figures. Abraham Lincoln... Read more >
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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Written by Jon Meacham
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ISBN: 9780812979480
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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Written by Jon Meacham


Format: Trade Paperback, 800 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to... Read more >
Days of Fire
Days of Fire
Written by Peter Baker
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ISBN: 9780385525183
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Days of Fire
Bush and Cheney in the White House
Written by Peter Baker


Format: Hardcover, 816 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $35.00

In Days of Fire, Peter Baker, Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, takes us on a gripping and intimate journey through the eight years of the Bush and Cheney administration in a tour-de-force narrative of a dramatic and controversial presidency.

Theirs was the most captivating American political partnership since Richard Nixon...

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Days of Fire
Days of Fire
Written by Peter Baker
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ISBN: 9780385536929
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Days of Fire
Bush and Cheney in the White House
Written by Peter Baker


Format: eBook, 816 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.99

In Days of Fire, Peter Baker, Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, takes us on a gripping and intimate journey through the eight years of the Bush and Cheney administration in a tour-de-force narrative of a dramatic and controversial presidency.

Theirs was the most captivating American political partnership since Richard Nixon...

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Days of Fire
Days of Fire
Written by Peter Baker, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780385362351
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Days of Fire
Bush and Cheney in the White House
Written by Peter Baker
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $35.00

In Days of Fire, Peter Baker, Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, takes us on a gripping and intimate journey through the eight years of the Bush and Cheney administration in a tour-de-force narrative of a dramatic and controversial presidency.

Theirs was the most captivating American political partnership since Richard Nixon...

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Dallas, November 22, 1963
Dallas, November 22, 1963
Written by Robert A. Caro
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ISBN: 9780804171342
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Dallas, November 22, 1963

Written by Robert A. Caro


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $1.99

An eBook short.

This account of the Kennedy assassination ("the most riveting ever," says The New York Times) is taken from Robert A. Caro's brilliant and best-selling The Passage of Power

Here is that tragic day in Dallas alive with startling details reported for the first time by the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning... Read more >
Fidel Castro
Fidel Castro
Written by Ignacio Ramonet
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ISBN: 9786074294095
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Fidel Castro
Biografia a dos voces
Written by Ignacio Ramonet


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $14.00

Sociólogo, teórico de la cultura, periodista y una de las voces más representativas del movimiento altermundista, Ignacio Ramonet ha logrado desvelar -tras semanas de intensas conversaciones- las claves de la Revolución cubana a través de la biografía humana y política del último «monstruo sagrado» de la política internacional: el polémico Fidel... Read more >
The Wars of Watergate
The Wars of Watergate
Written by Stanley I. Kutler
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ISBN: 9780307834058
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The Wars of Watergate
The Last Crisis of Richard Nixon
Written by Stanley I. Kutler


Format: eBook, 736 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $13.99

This is the first truly comprehensive history of the political explosion that shook America in the 1970s, and whose aftereffects are still being felt in public life today. Drawing on contemporary documents, personal interviews, memoirs, and a vast quantity of new material, Stanley Kutler shows how President Nixon’s obstruction of justice... Read more >
Three Years With Grant
Three Years With Grant
Written by Sylvanus Cadwallader
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ISBN: 9780307830333
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Three Years With Grant
As Recalled by War Correspondent
Written by Sylvanus Cadwallader


Format: eBook, 354 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2013
Price: $15.99

During the Civil War, Sylvanus Cadwallader, a war correspondent employed first by the Chicago Times and later for the New York Herald, was attached to General Grant’s headquarters from 1862 to 1865. Three Years with Grant is his account of that period.

As a portrait of Grant, the personality and the military... Read more >
To Move the World
To Move the World
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812994926
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To Move the World
JFK's Quest for Peace
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $26.00

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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To Move the World
To Move the World
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs
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ISBN: 9780812994933
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To Move the World
JFK's Quest for Peace
Written by Jeffrey D. Sachs


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $13.99

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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The Man Who Saved the Union
The Man Who Saved the Union
Written by H.W. Brands
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ISBN: 9780307475152
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The Man Who Saved the Union
Ulysses Grant in War and Peace
Written by H.W. Brands


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $17.95

Ulysses Grant emerges in this masterful biography as a genius in battle and a driven president to a divided country, who remained fearlessly on the side of right. He was a beloved commander in the field who made the sacrifices necessary to win the war, even in the face of criticism...

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Roosevelt's Centurions
Roosevelt's Centurions
Written by Joseph E. Persico, Read by Dan Woren
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ISBN: 9780449012192
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Roosevelt's Centurions
FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II
Written by Joseph E. Persico
Read by Dan Woren


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $32.50

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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Roosevelt's Centurions
Roosevelt's Centurions
Written by Joseph E. Persico
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ISBN: 9780679645436
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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: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
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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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Eisenhower in War and Peace
Eisenhower in War and Peace
Written by Jean Edward Smith
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ISBN: 9780812982886
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Eisenhower in War and Peace

Written by Jean Edward Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 976 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $20.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Christian Science Monitor • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“Magisterial.”—The New York Times

 
In this extraordinary volume, Jean Edward Smith presents a portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower that is as full, rich, and revealing as anything ever written about America’s thirty-fourth president...

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The Passage of Power
The Passage of Power
Written by Robert A. Caro
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ISBN: 9780375713255
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The Passage of Power
The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Vol. IV
Written by Robert A. Caro


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $18.95

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD,  THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE, THE MARK LYNTON HISTORY PRIZE, THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK PRIZE

 ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR  The Economist * Time *Newsweek * Foreign Policy...

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The Gentleman Boss
The Gentleman Boss
Written by Thomas Reeves
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ISBN: 9780307828910
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The Gentleman Boss

Written by Thomas Reeves


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $19.99

“ ‘Chet’ Arthur President of the United States. Good God!” was perhaps the most pithy contemporary reaction to the accession of the twenty-first Chief Executive. It has certainly been the most enduring, even though Arthur himself has remained an enigma—in large part because this shrewd, secretive New Yorker saw to it... Read more >
Madison and Jefferson
Madison and Jefferson
Written by Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg
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ISBN: 9780812979008
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Madison and Jefferson

Written by Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $20.00

“[A] monumental dual biography . . . a distinguished work, combining deep research, a pleasing narrative style and an abundance of fresh insights, a rare combination.”—The Dallas Morning News
 
The third and fourth presidents have long been considered proper gentlemen, with Thomas Jefferson’s genius overshadowing James Madison’s judgment and common sense... Read more >
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Two Americans
Two Americans
Written by William Lee Miller
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ISBN: 9780307742643
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Two Americans
Truman, Eisenhower and a Dangerous World
Written by William Lee Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

From William Lee Miller, the highly regarded biographer of Abraham Lincoln, a riveting dual examination of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower that explores the similarities and equally striking differences of two remarkable men in the context of mid-twentieth-century American culture and politics.
 
Two Americans weaves together the life stories of Truman and...

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Crusade in Europe
Crusade in Europe
Written by Dwight D. Eisenhower
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ISBN: 9780307816573
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Crusade in Europe

Written by Dwight D. Eisenhower


Format: eBook, 559 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $17.99

Dedicated to the Allied Soldier, Sailor and Airman of WWII. Read more >
John Quincy Adams
John Quincy Adams
Written by Paul C. Nagel
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ISBN: 9780307828194
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John Quincy Adams
A Public Life, A Private Life
Written by Paul C. Nagel


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $19.99

February 21, 1848, the House of Representatives, Washington D.C.: Congressman John Quincy Adams, rising to speak, suddenly collapses at his desk; two days later, he dies in the Speaker’s chamber. The public mourning that followed, writes Paul C. Nagel, “exceeded anything previously seen in America. Forgotten was his failed presidency and...

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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Written by Jon Meacham, Read by Edward Herrmann and Jon Meacham
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739334614
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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann and Jon Meacham


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $50.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg Businessweek

In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to... Read more >
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Written by Jon Meacham, Read by Edward Herrmann and Jon Meacham
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739334621
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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Written by Jon Meacham
Read by Edward Herrmann and Jon Meacham


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $27.50

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg Businessweek

In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to... Read more >
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