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The War That Ended Peace
The War That Ended Peace
Written by Margaret MacMillan
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ISBN: 9780812994704
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The War That Ended Peace
The Road to 1914
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The New York Times Book Review • The Economist • The Christian Science Monitor • Bloomberg Businessweek • The Globe and Mail

From the bestselling and award-winning author of Paris 1919 comes a masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, a fascinating portrait of Europe...

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A Short History of Nearly Everything: Special Illustrated Edition
A Short History of Nearly Everything: Special Illustrated Edition
Written by Bill Bryson
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ISBN: 9780307885166
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A Short History of Nearly Everything: Special Illustrated Edition

Written by Bill Bryson


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2010
Price: $12.99

One of the world’s most beloved writers and bestselling author of One Summer takes his ultimate journey—into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.

In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trailwell, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the...

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A Spy Among Friends
A Spy Among Friends
Written by Ben Macintyre, Read by John Lee, Afterword by John Le Carre
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553397895
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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Read by John Lee
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $20.00

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 >
Isaac's Storm
Isaac's Storm
Written by Erik Larson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375708275
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Isaac's Storm
A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Written by Erik Larson


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2000
Price: $15.95

National Bestseller

September 8, 1900, began innocently in the seaside town of Galveston, Texas. Even Isaac Cline, resident meteorologist for the U.S. Weather Bureau failed to grasp the true meaning of the strange deep-sea swells and peculiar winds that greeted the city that morning. Mere hours later, Galveston found itself submerged in... Read more >
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780307946249
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Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $18.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP U.S. History Exam with 2 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher.

Inside the Book: All the Practice & Strategies You Need
2 full-length practice tests with detailed explanations... Read more >
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The Cave and the Light
The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385663
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The Cave and the Light
Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $18.00

Arthur Herman has now written the definitive sequel to his New York Times bestseller, How the Scots Invented the Modern World, and extends the themes of the book—which sold half a million copies worldwide—back to the ancient Greeks and forward to the age of the Internet. The Cave and the Light... Read more >
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Jerusalem
Jerusalem
Written by Simon Sebag Montefiore
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ISBN: 9780307280503
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Jerusalem
The Biography
Written by Simon Sebag Montefiore


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $20.00

Jerusalem is the universal city, the capital of two peoples, the shrine of three faiths; it is the prize of empires, the site of Judgment Day and the battlefield of today’s clash of civilizations. From King David to the 21st century, from the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam to the...

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Fierce Patriot
Fierce Patriot
Written by Robert L. O'Connell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069729
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Fierce Patriot
The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman
Written by Robert L. O'Connell


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $28.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

William Tecumseh Sherman was more than just one of our greatest generals. Fierce Patriot is a bold, revisionist portrait of how this iconic and enigmatic figure exerted an outsize impact on the American landscape—and the American character.

 
America’s first “celebrity” general, William Tecumseh Sherman was a man of many... Read more >
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Destiny of the Republic
Destiny of the Republic
Written by Candice Millard
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ISBN: 9780385535007
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Destiny of the Republic
A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
Written by Candice Millard


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $12.99

James A. Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Born into abject poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, and a renowned and admired reformist congressman. Nominated for president against his will, he engaged in a fierce battle with the corrupt political... Read more >
The Aeneid
The Aeneid
Written by Virgil, Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
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ISBN: 9780679729525
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The Aeneid

Written by Virgil
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: June 16, 1990
Price: $13.00

Virgil's great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman civilizing mission. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Read more >
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