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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
Written by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000403
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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

Written by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples
 
Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. The centuries-long genocidal program of... Read more >
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FDR
FDR
Written by Jean Edward Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812970494
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FDR

Written by Jean Edward Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $22.00

One of today’s premier biographers has written a modern, comprehensive, indeed ultimate book on the epic life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In this superlative volume, Jean Edward Smith combines contemporary scholarship and a broad range of primary source material to provide an engrossing narrative of one of America’s greatest presidents.

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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 >
The British Army since 2000
The British Army since 2000
Written by James Tanner, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782005933
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The British Army since 2000

Written by James Tanner
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the First Gulf War in Iraq to the ongoing war in Afganistan the British Army has undergone massive changes in everything from mission capabilities to equipment.

Fully illustrated and written by an insider, this engaging book traces the major transformations in British Army doctrine, organization, structures, units, uniforms and equipment, from... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45
Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45
Written by Andrew Thomas, Illustrated by Chris Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003380
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Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $22.95

Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe details the exploits of the 37 piolts that "made ace" flying Merlin-enguned Spitfires in bitter aerial clashes over northwest Eurpose in the final years of World War II.

After seizing air superiority over France before D-Day, the Spitfire battled Luftwaffe fighters over the V-2 rocket sites and... Read more >
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Destiny of the Republic
Destiny of the Republic
Written by Candice Millard
Format: eBook
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 >
1491 (Second Edition)
1491 (Second Edition)
Written by Charles C. Mann
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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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Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang
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ISBN: 9780307456700
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Empress Dowager Cixi
The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Written by Jung Chang


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book

In 1852, at age sixteen, Cixi was chosen as one of Emperor Xianfeng’s numerous concubines. When he died in 1861, their five-year-old son succeeded to the throne. Cixi at once launched a coup against her son’s regents and placed herself as the true source of...

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Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
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ISBN: 9780345467393
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Seabiscuit
An American Legend
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 1, 2003
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains a Seabiscuit discussion guide and an excerpt from Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken.

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... Read more >
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 faces... Read more >
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