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Eyewitness to World War II
Eyewitness to World War II
Written by Stephen Hyslop, Edited by Neil Kagan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426209703
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Eyewitness to World War II
Unforgettable Stories and Photographs From History's Greatest Conflict
Written by Stephen Hyslop
Edited by Neil Kagan


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $40.00

Eyewitness to World War II brings you closer than ever before to the greatest challenge a generation of Americans had ever faced. The unforgettable story of World War II is told through the words of those who lived it--both on the battlefield and the home front--creating a dramatic tapestry of the... Read more >
Things That Matter
Things That Matter
Written by Charles Krauthammer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349185
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Things That Matter
Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics
Written by Charles Krauthammer


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.99

 From America’s preeminent columnist, named by the Financial Times the most influential commentator in the nation, the long-awaited collection of Charles Krauthammer’s essential, timeless writings.
 
A brilliant stylist known for an uncompromising honesty that challenges conventional wisdom at every turn, Krauthammer has for decades daz­zled readers with his keen insight... Read more >
Trapped Under the Sea
Trapped Under the Sea
Written by Neil Swidey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307886729
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Trapped Under the Sea
One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
Written by Neil Swidey


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $26.00

The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below the ocean, to do a nearly impossible job—with deadly results
 
A quarter-century ago, Boston had the dirtiest harbor in America. The city had been dumping sewage into it for generations, coating the... Read more >
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A Spy Among Friends
A Spy Among Friends
Written by Ben Macintyre, Afterword by John Le Carre
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ISBN: 9780804136648
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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $13.99

Master storyteller Ben Macintyre’s most ambitious work to date brings to life the twentieth century’s greatest spy story.


Kim Philby was the greatest spy in history, a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain’s counterintelligence against the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War—while he was secretly working for... Read more >
1491 (Second Edition)
1491 (Second Edition)
Written by Charles C. Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032051
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1491 (Second Edition)
New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
Written by Charles C. Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.95

In this groundbreaking work of science, history, and archaeology, Charles C. Mann radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in 1492.
 
Contrary to what so many Americans learn in school, the pre-Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine wilderness; rather, there were huge numbers of...

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The Georgetown Set
The Georgetown Set
Written by Gregg Herken
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271181
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The Georgetown Set
Friends and Rivals in Cold War Washington
Written by Gregg Herken


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

A fascinating, behind-the-scenes history of postwar Washington—a rich and colorful portrait of the close-knit group of journalists, spies, and government officials who waged the Cold War over cocktails and dinner.

In the years after World War II, Georgetown’s leafy streets were home to an unlikely group of Cold Warriors: a coterie of... Read more >
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Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385531207
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $28.95

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
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Destiny of the Republic
Destiny of the Republic
Written by Candice Millard
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ISBN: 9780767929714
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Destiny of the Republic
A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
Written by Candice Millard


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $16.95

A Booklist Notable Book of 2012

The extraordinary New York Times bestselling account of James Garfield's rise from poverty to the American presidency, and the dramatic history of his assassination and legacy, from bestselling author of The River of Doubt, Candice Millard.  
 
James Abram Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever...

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The Diary of a Young Girl
The Diary of a Young Girl
Written by Anne Frank
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ISBN: 9780307776204
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The Diary of a Young Girl

Written by Anne Frank


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2010
Price: $5.99

The diary as Anne Frank wrote it. At last, in a  new translation, this definitive edition contains  entries about Anne's burgeoning sexuality and  confrontations with her mother that were cut from  previous editions. Anne Frank's The Diary of a  Young Girl is among the most enduring  documents of the twentieth century. Since its  publication in 1947, it has... Read more >
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Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125185
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Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP World History Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
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