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Through the Perilous Fight
Through the Perilous Fight
Written by Steve Vogel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981391
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Through the Perilous Fight
From the Burning of Washington to the Star-Spangled Banner: The Six Weeks That Saved the Nation
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $17.00

In a rousing account of one of the critical turning points in American history, Through the Perilous Fight tells the gripping story of the burning of Washington and the improbable last stand at Baltimore that helped save the nation and inspired its National Anthem.
 
In the summer of 1814, the... Read more >
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9-11
Was There an Alternative?
Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $3.99

In 9-11, published in November 2001 and arguably the single most influential post 9-11 book, internationally renowned thinker Noam Chomsky bridged the information gap around the World Trade Center attacks, cutting through the tangle of political opportunism, expedient patriotism, and general conformity that choked off American discourse in the months immediately... Read more >
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The Boys of '67
Charlie Company's War in Vietnam
Written by Andrew Wiest


Format: eBook, 376 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $9.95

‘compelling…  a fine blend of military and social history, sympathetic, well-written but analytically rigorous’
(Professor Gary Sheffield,  BBC History Magazine  Best Books of the Year 2012)

When the 160 men of Charlie Company (4th Battalion/47th Infantry/9th ID) were drafted by the US Army in May 1966, they were part of the wave...

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Citizens of London
Citizens of London
Written by Lynne Olson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369826
Our Price: $11.99
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Citizens of London
The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour
Written by Lynne Olson


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

The acclaimed author of Troublesome Young Men reveals the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, the handsome, chain-smoking head of CBS News in Europe; Averell Harriman, the hard-driving millionaire who ran FDR’s... Read more >
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Days of Fire
Days of Fire
Written by Peter Baker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385525190
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Days of Fire
Bush and Cheney in the White House
Written by Peter Baker


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Top 10 Best Book of the Year
A Washington Post Notable Book

Theirs was the most captivating American political partnership since Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger: a bold and untested president and his seasoned, relentless vice president. Confronted by one crisis after another, they struggled to protect the country, remake...

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Zealot
Zealot
Written by Reza Aslan, Read by Reza Aslan
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804148740
Our Price: $17.50

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Zealot
The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
Written by Reza Aslan
Read by Reza Aslan


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $17.50

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Good Housekeeping • Booklist • Publishers Weekly • Bookish

From the internationally bestselling author of No god but God comes a fascinating, provocative, and meticulously researched biography that challenges long-held assumptions about the man we know as Jesus... Read more >
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The Wealth of Nations
The Wealth of Nations
Written by Adam Smith, Introduction by Alan B. Krueger
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553585971
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The Wealth of Nations

Written by Adam Smith
Introduction by Alan B. Krueger


Format: Paperback, 1264 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2003
Price: $7.99

The Wealth of Nations
by Adam Smith

It is symbolic that Adam Smith’s masterpiece of economic analysis, The Wealth of Nations, was first published in 1776, the same year as the Declaration of Independence.

In his book, Smith fervently extolled the simple yet enlightened notion that individuals are fully capable of setting and... Read more >
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The Demon in the Freezer
The Demon in the Freezer
Written by Richard Preston
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345466631
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The Demon in the Freezer
A True Story
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2003
Price: $7.99

“The bard of biological weapons captures
the drama of the front lines.”

-Richard Danzig, former secretary of the navy


The first major bioterror event in the United States-the anthrax attacks in October 2001-was a clarion call for scientists who work with “hot” agents to find ways of protecting civilian populations against biological weapons. In... Read more >
Things That Matter
Things That Matter
Written by Charles Krauthammer, Read by Charles Krauthammer and George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553398328
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Things That Matter
Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics
Written by Charles Krauthammer
Read by Charles Krauthammer and George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: December 26, 2013
Price: $45.00

 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 >
They Came Before Columbus
They Came Before Columbus
Written by Ivan Van Sertima
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968170
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They Came Before Columbus
The African Presence in Ancient America
Written by Ivan Van Sertima


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2003
Price: $15.95

They Came Before Columbus reveals a compelling, dramatic, and superbly detailed documentation of the presence and legacy of Africans in ancient America. Examining navigation and shipbuilding; cultural analogies between Native Americans and Africans; the transportation of plants, animals, and textiles between the continents; and the diaries, journals, and oral accounts of... Read more >
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