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The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
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mpn: 51119974, ean: 9780399589812, isbn: 0399589813,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment in American politics and life by looking back at critical times in our history when hope overcame division and fear. Our current clima...
The Mountain Men: The Dramatic History And Lore Of The First Frontiersmen
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mpn: 75 black & white illustrations, ean: 9781493018826, isbn: 1493018825,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
To know how the West was really won, start with the exploits of these unsung mountain men who, like the legendary Jeremiah Johnson, were real buckskin survivalists. Preceded only by Lewis and Clark, beaver fur trappers roamed the river valleys and mo...
As If!: The Oral History of Clueless as told by Amy Heckerling and the Cast and Crew
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mpn: 16 pg 4-C insert, ean: 9781476799087, isbn: 1476799083,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Will we ever get tired of Clueless? Ugh, as if!Acclaimed pop culture journalist Jen Chaney celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the classic film’s release in the first book of its kind, weaving together original interviews with writer and direct...
Heartbreak Ridge : Korea, 1951
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ean: 9780275932176, isbn: 0275932176,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
A set of rugged hills close to the demarcation line between North and South Korea came to be known as Heartbreak Ridge when an operation to take these hills, initially expected to be completed in one day, continued for a full month of bitter sacrific...
Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family: A Glorious Illustrated History
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781465438003, isbn: 1465438009,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family is a magnificent tribute to the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II and a celebration of the British royal family, from the first English kings through the birth of the queen's second grandchild to Prince Will...
World War II: The Definitive Visual History
By Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781465436023, isbn: 1465436022,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
World War II: The Definitive Visual History is a comprehensive, authoritative, yet accessible guide to the people, politics, events, and lasting effects of World War II. Perhaps the most complex, frightening, and destructive event in global history, ...
Gotti's Rules: The Story of John Alite, Junior Gotti, and the Demise of the American Mafia
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780062346896, isbn: 006234689X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
From the New York Times bestselling author of Blood and Honor and The Last Gangster—“one of the most respected crime reporters in the country” (60 Minutes)—comes the sure to be headline-making inside story of the Gotti and Gambino families, t...
The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention
ean: 9780292710832, isbn: 9780292710832,
Using documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, recently opened archival collections, and interviews with the actual participants, Immerman provides us with a definitive, powerfully written, and tension-packed account of the United S...
Fascism: A Warning
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mpn: 48891573, ean: 9780062856524, isbn: 0062802186,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
#1 New York Times Bestseller A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy shapes today’s world, written by one of America’s most admired public servants, the first woman to serve as U.S. secretary of ...
Island of the Lost: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World
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mpn: 3855520, ean: 9781565124080, isbn: 1565124081,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Auckland Island is a godforsaken place in the middle of the Southern Ocean, 285 miles south of New Zealand. With year-round freezing rain and howling winds, it is one of the most forbidding places in the world. To be shipwrecked there means almost ce...
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House
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mpn: 980092995, ean: 9781250158062, isbn: 1250158060,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
#1 New York Times BestsellerWith extraordinary access to the West Wing, Michael Wolff reveals what happened behind-the-scenes in the first nine months of the most controversial presidency of our time in Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House.Sin...
TR's Last War: Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a Journey of Triumph and Tragedy
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ean: 9781493028870, isbn: 1493028871,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
An amazingly fresh approach to a much covered subject….TR's Last War is a riveting new account of Theodore Roosevelt’s impassioned crusade for military preparedness as America fitfully stumbles into World War I, spectacularly punctuated by his un...
Queer City: Gay London from the Romans to the Present Day
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ean: 9781419730993, isbn: 1419730991,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
PRAISE FOR QUEER CITY “Always entertaining . . . much to be recommended.”—The Spectator “A nimble, uproarious pocket history of sex in his beloved metropolis.”—Independent “Ackroyd has an encyclopedic knowledge of London, and a poet’s...
On Desperate Ground: The Marines at The Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle
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ean: 9780385541152, isbn: 0385541155,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
"On Desperate Ground is first-rate narrative history. Hampton Sides' characters are richly drawn, his background history engrossing, and his battle scenes bone-chillingly realistic--a great read."--Daniel James Brown, #1 New York Times bestselling au...
Ways of the World with Sources for AP®
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ean: 9781319022723, isbn: 1319022723,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Ways of the World is the ideal textbook for your redesigned AP® World History classroom. Like the AP® course it supports, Ways of the World focuses on significant historical trends, themes, and developments in world history. Authors Robert Strayer ...
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