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Mississippi
Written by Stephen E. Ambrose and Douglas Brinkley, Photographed by Sam Abell
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2002
$40.00/63.00(Canada) | 978-0-7922-6913-7 (0-7922-6913-6)

On a map, the Mississippi River cuts America neatly in half coursing from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico and separating East from West. But the Mississippi is in fact the “spine of our nation,” says Stephen Ambrose. It knits the nation together and connects the heartland to the world. It... Read more






National Geographic Almanac of World History, 2nd Edition
Written by Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | November 2011
$24.95/27.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0890-4 (1-4262-0890-1)

From the first civilizations to the 21st century, this wide-ranging, compulsively readable book encompasses all of world history--great ages and monumental events; the rise and fall of cultures; names, dates, and statistics, and stories galore. Designed as an authoritative reference that's also irresistible to browse, it's a brilliant blend of narrative... Read more






National Geographic Almanac of World History, 3rd Edition
Written by Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2014
$40.00/46.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1391-5 (1-4262-1391-3)

Epic in scope, yet loaded with captivating detail, this completely updated edition of National Geographic's bestselling Almanac of World History encompasses all of human history, from ancient times to present. It is a rich chronicle of great ages and cultures told in a vivid and varied format, a masterly combination of... Read more






The War of 1812 and the Rise of the U.S. Navy
Written by Mark Collins Jenkins and David Taylor, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic | Hardcover | March 2012
$30.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0933-8 (1-4262-0933-9)

Discover the epic naval story of the war that threatened to undo our nation in 1812. Riveting firsthand accounts enliven this official sea-level view of the conflict that proved American naval prowess a force to be reckoned with. Explore historic documents, letters, ephemera, and artifacts, including fascinating finds from the Navy's... Read more






The Making of America Revised Edition
Written by Robert D. Johnston, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic Children's Books | Hardcover | September 2010
$29.95/37.00(Canada) | 978-1-4263-0663-1 (1-4263-0663-6)

Trace 500 years of American history in this fascinating family reference—now updated to include the most significant developments of our time. You’ll pore over landmark events, intriguing facts, and compelling biographies. Period art and photography bring past events to life. Maps detail the course of wars, migration, and expansion. Illustrated time... Read more






The Making of America Revised Edition
Written by Robert D. Johnston, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic Children's Books | Hardcover | September 2010
$38.90/47.00(Canada) | 978-1-4263-0665-5 (1-4263-0665-2)

Trace 500 years of American history in this fascinating family reference—now updated to include the most significant developments of our time. You’ll pore over landmark events, intriguing facts, and compelling biographies. Period art and photography bring past events to life. Maps detail the course of wars, migration, and expansion. Illustrated time... Read more






National Geographic Visual History of the World
Written by National Geographic, Introduction by Douglas Brinkley
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2005
$35.00/48.00(Canada) | 978-0-7922-3695-5 (0-7922-3695-5)

The world history book to define all others, National Geographic Visual History of the World is a classic in the making. No other volume offers such a comprehensive and richly illustrated chronicle of world events, from the construction of the Pyramids to the overthrow of the Taliban. Readers see how momentous... Read more





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