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Robert Oppenheimer
Robert Oppenheimer
Written by Ray Monk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385722049
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Robert Oppenheimer
A Life Inside the Center
Written by Ray Monk


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $20.00

An unforgettable story of discovery and unimaginable destruction and a major biography of one of America’s most brilliant—and most divisive—scientists, Robert Oppenheimer: A Life Inside the Center vividly illuminates the man who would go down in history as “the father of the atomic bomb.” Oppenheimer’s talent and drive secured him a... Read more >
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The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors
The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors
Written by James D. Hornfischer
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ISBN: 9780553381481
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The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors
The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour
Written by James D. Hornfischer


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2005
Price: $18.00

“This will be a fight against overwhelming odds from which survival cannot be expected. We will do what damage we can.”

With these words, Lieutenant Commander Robert W. Copeland addressed the crew of the destroyer escort USS Samuel B. Roberts on the morning of October 25, 1944, off the Philippine Island of... Read more >
A Spy Among Friends
A Spy Among Friends
Written by Ben Macintyre, Afterword by John Le Carre
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804136631
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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $27.00

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 >
Tonight We Die As Men PB
The Untold Story of Third Batallion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment from Toccoa to D-D
Written by Ian Gardner


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $9.99

The exploits of the 3rd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment have long been overshadowed by those of Easy Company, 2nd Battalion. Yet the actions of the 3rd Battalion during the D-Day landings were every bit as incredible. This is the astounding story of how, after suffering many immediate casualties on landing... Read more >
Freedom's Forge
Freedom's Forge
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604631
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Freedom's Forge
How American Business Produced Victory in World War II
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $13.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SELECTED BY THE ECONOMIST AS ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

Remarkable as it may seem today, there once was a time when the president of the United States could pick up the phone and ask the president of General Motors to resign his position and... Read more >
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The Zhivago Affair
The Zhivago Affair
Written by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908001
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The Zhivago Affair
The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book
Written by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $26.95

Drawing on newly declassified government files, this is the dramatic story of how a forbidden book in the Soviet Union became a secret CIA weapon in the ideological battle between East and West.
 
In May 1956, an Italian publishing scout took a train to a village just outside Moscow to visit Russia’s...

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The Guns of August
The Guns of August
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman
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ISBN: 9780345386236
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The Guns of August
The Outbreak of World War I; Barbara W. Tuchman's Great War Series
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: March 8, 1994
Price: $18.00

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time

The Proud Tower, the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Guns of August, and The Zimmerman Telegram comprise Barbara W. Tuchman’s classic histories of the First World War era

In this landmark, Pulitzer Prize–winning account, renowned historian Barbara W. Tuchman... Read more >
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Enrique's Journey
Enrique's Journey
Written by Sonia Nazario
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ISBN: 9781588366023
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Enrique's Journey

Written by Sonia Nazario


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $11.99

Now updated with a new Epilogue and Afterword, photos of Enrique and his family, an author interview, and more, this is the definitive edition of a classic of contemporary America.

Based on the Los Angeles Times newspaper series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for feature writing and another for feature photography... Read more >
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Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
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ISBN: 9780449005613
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Seabiscuit
An American Legend
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2002
Price: $16.00

Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in 1938, receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad... Read more >
Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946263
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Cracking the AP World History Exam, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $19.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP World 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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