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Mao
Mao
Written by Jung Chang and Jon Halliday
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ISBN: 9780679746324
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Mao
The Unknown Story
Written by Jung Chang and Jon Halliday


Format: Trade Paperback, 864 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $20.00

The most authoritative life of the Chinese leader every written, Mao: The Unknown Story is based on a decade of research, and on interviews with many of Mao’s close circle in China who have never talked before — and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him. It...

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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: $13.99

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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Ghost Soldiers
Ghost Soldiers
Written by Hampton Sides
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ISBN: 9781400033409
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Ghost Soldiers
The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission
Written by Hampton Sides


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 17, 2002
Price: $11.99

On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected U.S. troops slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: March thirty rugged miles to rescue 513 POWs languishing in a hellish camp, among them the last survivors of the infamous Bataan Death March. A recent prison massacre by Japanese soldiers elsewhere in the... Read more >
The First World War
The First World War
Written by John Keegan
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ISBN: 9780375700453
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The First World War

Written by John Keegan


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: May 16, 2000
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The First World War created the modern world. A conflict of unprecedented ferocity, it abruptly ended the relative peace and prosperity of the Victorian era, unleashing such demons of the twentieth century as mechanized warfare and mass death. It also helped to usher in the ideas that have shaped our times--modernism... Read more >
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With the Old Breed
With the Old Breed
Written by E.B. Sledge
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ISBN: 9780891419068
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With the Old Breed

Written by E.B. Sledge


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $16.00

“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir, With The Old Breed. He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary—into terms we mortals can grasp.”—Tom Hanks

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

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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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Ship of Ghosts
Ship of Ghosts
Written by James D. Hornfischer
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ISBN: 9780307490889
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Ship of Ghosts
The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of her Survivors
Written by James D. Hornfischer


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $13.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from James D. Hornfischer's Neptune's Inferno.

"Son, we’re going to Hell."

The navigator of the USS Houston confided these prophetic words to a young officer as he and his captain charted a course into U.S. naval legend. Renowned as FDR’s favorite... Read more >
The Guns of August
The Guns of August
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman
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ISBN: 9780345476098
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The Guns of August
The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Classic About the Outbreak of World War I
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman


Format: Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2004
Price: $7.99

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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In the President's Secret Service
In the President's Secret Service
Written by Ronald Kessler
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ISBN: 9780307461360
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In the President's Secret Service
Behind the Scenes with Agents in the Line of Fire and the Presidents They Protect
Written by Ronald Kessler


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2010
Price: $15.00

Never before has a journalist penetrated the wall of secrecy that surrounds the U.S. Secret Service. After conducting exclusive interviews with more than one hundred current and former Secret Service agents, bestselling author and award-winning reporter Ronald Kessler reveals their secrets for the first time.

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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America
10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America
Written by Steven M. Gillon
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ISBN: 9780307339348
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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America

Written by Steven M. Gillon


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $14.00

A companion book to The History Channel® special series of ten one-hour documentaries

10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America pinpoints pivotal days that transformed our nation. For the series and the book, The History Channel challenged a panel of leading historians, including author Steven M. Gillon, to come up with some less... Read more >
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