Biography

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HIS TRUTH IS MARCHING ON: JOHN LEWIS AND THE POWER OF HOPE

Written by Meacham, Jon
An intimate and revealing portrait of civil rights icon and longtime U.S.
August 25, 2020 | Hardcover | Random House |
$30.00
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LAST AMERICAN ARISTOCRAT: THE BRILLIANT LIFE AND IMPROBABLE EDUCATION OF HENRY ADAMS

Written by Brown, David S
A revelatory biography of literary icon Henry Adams--one of America's most prominent writers and intellectuals of his era, who witnessed and contributed to America's dramatic transition from "colonial" to "modern." Henry Adams is perhaps the most eclectic, accomplished, and important American writer of his time.
November 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company | 464 Pages |
$30.00
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THOSE WHO FORGET: MY FAMILY'S STORY IN NAZI EUROPE - A MEMOIR, A HISTORY, A WARNING

Written by Schwarz, Geraldine
Those Who Forget, published to international awards and acclaim, is journalist Géraldine Schwarz's riveting account of her German and French grandparents' lives during World War II, an in-depth history of Europe's post-war reckoning with fascism, and an urgent appeal to remember as a defense against today's rise of far-right nationalism.
September 22, 2020 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company | 320 Pages |
$28.00
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ONCE I WAS YOU: A MEMOIR OF LOVE AND HATE IN A TORN AMERICA

Written by Hinojosa, Maria
"Maria's perspective is powerful and vital. Years ago, when In the Heights was just starting off-Broadway, Maria got the word out to our community to support this new musical about our neighborhoods. She has been a champion of our triumphs, a critic of our detractors, and a driving force to right the wrongs our society faces.
September 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Atria Books | 352 Pages |
$28.00
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ALL THE POWERS OF EARTH, VOLUME 3: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN VOL. III, 1856-1860

Written by Blumenthal, Sidney
Lincoln's incredible ascent to power in a world of chaos is newly revealed in this "compelling, original, and elegantly written" (Michael Beschloss, New York Times bestselling author) third volume of the "magisterial" (The New York Times Book Review) Political Life of Abraham Lincoln series, following A Self-Made Man and Wrestling with His Angel.
September 22, 2020 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 784 Pages |
$20.00
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TOUGH LOVE: MY STORY OF THE THINGS WORTH FIGHTING FOR

Written by Rice, Susan
Recalling pivotal moments from her dynamic career on the front lines of American diplomacy and foreign policy, Susan E.
August 4, 2020 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 560 Pages |
$20.00
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ELEANOR

Written by Michaelis, David
Prizewinning bestselling author David Michaelis presents a breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America's longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the world's most widely admired and influential women.
October 6, 2020 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 720 Pages |
$35.00
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HIS VERY BEST: JIMMY CARTER, A LIFE

Written by Alter, Jonathan
From one of America's most-respected journalists and modern historians comes the first full-length biography of Jimmy Carter, the thirty-ninth president of the United States and Nobel Prize-winning humanitarian. Jonathan Alter tells the epic story of an enigmatic man of faith and his improbable journey from barefoot boy to global icon.
September 29, 2020 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 800 Pages |
$37.50
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TRUTHS WE HOLD: AN AMERICAN JOURNEY

Written by Harris, Kamala
A New York Times bestseller From one of America's most inspiring political leaders, a book about the core truths that unite us, and the long struggle to discern what those truths are and how best to act upon them, in her own life and across the life of our country. Senator Kamala Harris's commitment to speaking truth is informed by her upbringing.
August 4, 2020 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 336 Pages |
$18.00
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KNOW MY NAME: A MEMOIR

Written by Miller, Chanel
"Know My Name is a gut-punch, and in the end, somehow, also blessedly hopeful."
August 18, 2020 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 384 Pages |
$18.00

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