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Edith's War: Writings of a Red Cross Worker and Lifelong Champion of Social Justice (Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series)
Edith's War: Writings of a Red Cross Worker and Lifelong Champion of Social Justice (Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series)
By Texas A&M University Press
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ean: 9781623496258, isbn: 162349625X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
Edith May Witt served her country by joining the Red Cross in World War II as a staff assistant (or “club woman”) in Oran, Algeria, and worked throughout the Mediterranean theater, including several assignments in Italy. Edith Witt was also a tal...


Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History
By Unknown
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ean: 9781400067213, isbn: 1400067219,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “The single most important explanation, and the fullest explanation, of how Donald Trump became president of the United States . . . nothing less than the most important book that I have read this year.”—Lawrence O...


The Best Guide to Eastern Philosophy and Religion: Easily Accessible Information for a Richer, Fuller Life
The Best Guide to Eastern Philosophy and Religion: Easily Accessible Information for a Richer, Fuller Life
By St. Martin's Griffin
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ean: 9781580631976, isbn: 1580631975,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
The Best Guide to Eastern Philosophy & Religion provides a thorough discussion of the most widely practices belief systems of the East. Author Diane Morgan understands how to direct the materialistic, linear way of Western thinking toward a comprehen...


Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing
Tigerland: 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing
By Knopf
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ean: 9781524731861, isbn: 1524731862,

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From the author of the best-selling The Butler--an emotional, inspiring story of two teams from a poor, black, segregated high school in Ohio, who, in the midst of the racial turbulence of 1968/1969, win the Ohio state baseball and basketball champio...


Fascism: A Warning
Fascism: A Warning
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
[*Read by the author - Madeleine Albright]From one of the most admired international leaders comes a timely, considered, and personal look at the history and current resurgence of fascism today and the virulent threat it poses to international freedo...


The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
By Random House Large Print
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“The best true spy story I have ever read.”—JOHN LE CARRÉThe celebrated author of Double Cross and Rogue Heroes returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling Americans-era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work help...


Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition
Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition
By Beacon Press MA
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mpn: 22152004, ean: 9780323306577, isbn: 0807060100,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
A new gift edition of a modern classic, with supplemental photographs, speeches, letters, and essays  Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl’s memoir of life in Nazi death camps has riveted generations of readers. Based on Frankl’s own experience and the st...


The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny
The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny
By Liveright
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ean: 9781631494000, isbn: 9781631494000,

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“A book so gripping it can scarcely be put down. . . . Superb.”― New York Times Book Review"WESTWARD HO! FOR OREGON AND CALIFORNIA!"In the eerily warm spring of 1846, George Donner placed this advertisement in a local newspaper as he and a rest...


Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
By Grove Press
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ean: 9780802127907, isbn: 0802127908,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist in History Winner of the 2018 Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Greene Award for a distinguished work of nonfiction. The first battle book from Mark Bowden since his #1 New York Times bestseller Black Hawk Down,...


The Guns of August
The Guns of August
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
[Read by Wanda McCaddon -aka- Nadia May] *Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award *One of AudioFile's Best Voices of 2009 for History: Wanda McCaddon Winner of the 1963 Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction In this Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, historian B...


Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
By Lansing, Alfred/ Prebble, Simon (NRT)
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This is a thrilling account of one of the most astonishing feats of exploration and human courage ever recorded.In August of 1914, the British ship Endurance set sail for the South Atlantic. In October, 1915, still half a continent away from its inte...


JFK: An American Coup D'etat: The Truth Behind the Kennedy Assassination
JFK: An American Coup D'etat: The Truth Behind the Kennedy Assassination
By imusti
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
JFK - An American Coup Detat...


Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates
Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates
By Liveright
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ean: 9781631492105, isbn: 9781631492105,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
With surprising tales of vicious mutineers, imperial riches, and high-seas intrigue, Black Flags, Blue Waters vividly reanimates the “Golden Age” of piracy in the Americas. Set against the backdrop of the Age of Exploration, Black Flags, Blue Wat...


Mysteries in History: Ancient History
Mysteries in History: Ancient History
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sku: UKI1163, mpn: TCR3049, ean: 9781420630497, isbn: 1420630490,

Designed to help students think critically about mysteries in ancient history. Includes teacher lesson plans, background information, and student activities.Grades - 5,6,7,8. Weight - 0.75. Depth - 8.50. Width - 11.00. Height - 0.31. ...


The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
By Century
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ean: 9780451495785, isbn: 0451495780,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
A sweeping yet intimate narrative about the last hundred years of turbulent European history, as seen through one of Mitteleuropa’s greatest houses—and the lives of its occupants   When Norman Eisen moved into the US ambassador’s residence in ...


In the Shadows of the American Century: The Rise and Decline of US Global Power (Dispatch Books)
In the Shadows of the American Century: The Rise and Decline of US Global Power (Dispatch Books)
By Haymarket Books
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mpn: 26105705, ean: 9781608467730, isbn: 9781608467730,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In a completely original analysis, prize-winning historian Alfred W. McCoy explores America’s rise as a world power—from the 1890s through the Cold War—and its bid to extend its hegemony deep into the twenty-first century through a fusion of cy...


Road to Disaster: A New History of America's Descent Into Vietnam
Road to Disaster: A New History of America's Descent Into Vietnam
By Custom House
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ean: 9780062449740, isbn: 0062449745,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
"The most thoughtful and judicious one-volume history of the war and the American political leaders who presided over the difficult and painful decisions that shaped this history. The book will stand for the foreseeable future as the best study of th...


Letters of a Woman Homesteader (Dodo Press)
Letters of a Woman Homesteader (Dodo Press)
By Dodo Press
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ean: 9781409972303, isbn: 1409972305,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Elinore Pruitt Stewart, nee Rupert (1876-1933) was an American nurse and author. Both parents died when she was young, and she was sent to work for the local railroad. She married a man much older than her who then died in an accident. With her young...


AP World History Prep Plus 2018-2019: 3 Practice Tests + Study Plans + Targeted Review & Practice + Online (Kaplan Test Prep)
AP World History Prep Plus 2018-2019: 3 Practice Tests + Study Plans + Targeted Review & Practice + Online (Kaplan Test Prep)
By Kaplan Publishing
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ean: 9781506203379, isbn: 150620337X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
Exam changes recently announced by the College Board, which affect the AP World History exam, will not take place until the May 2020 exam. In the meantime, this book is the most current and fully aligned with exams given in 2018 and 2019.Kaplan is cu...


The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events
The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events
By Touchstone
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mpn: 9780743270038, ean: 9780743270038, isbn: 0743270037,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
The new fourth revised editionA vast and absorbing resource, the fourth edition of The Timetables of ™History spans millennia of human history. Unlike any other reference volume, this book gives a sweeping overview of the making of the contemporary...



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