Biography

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WHAT NOW, LIEUTENANT?: LEADERSHIP FORGED FROM EVENTS IN VIETNAM, DESERT STORM AND BEYOND

Written by Neal, Richard
Wars, fought on a grand scale with global consequences, are made up of countless smaller battles and events. For the men who fought, bled and died in them they are not small--those little pieces of war--and the personal aftermath and their effect is beyond measure.
January 19, 2017 | Hardcover | Fortis |
$26.95
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DUTCH GIRL: AUDREY HEPBURN AND WORLD WAR II

Written by Matzen, Robert
Twenty-five years after her passing, Audrey Hepburn remains the most beloved of all Hollywood stars, known as much for her role as UNICEF ambassador as for films like Roman Holiday and Breakfast at Tiffany's. Several biographies have chronicled her stardom, but none has covered her intense experiences through five years of Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.
April 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Goodknight Books | 400 Pages |
$27.95
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HE SAID, SHE SAID: LESSONS, STORIES, AND MISTAKES FROM MY TRANSGENDER JOURNEY

Written by Gorgeous, Gigi
Today, Gigi Gorgeous is beloved for her critically-acclaimed documentary, her outrageous sense of humor, her no-holds-barred honesty, and her glam Hollywood lifestyle. Ten years ago, she was a gawky Canadian teen named Gregory.
April 2, 2019 | Paperback | Harmony | 224 Pages |
$18.99
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JOHN ADAMS

Written by McCullough, David
The Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling biography of America's founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.
September 3, 2002 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 751 Pages |
$20.00
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BOATS AGAINST THE CURRENT: THE HONEYMOON SUMMER OF SCOTT AND ZELDA: WESTPORT, CONNECTICUT 1920

Written by Webb, Richard
Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald honeymooned for five months in the summer of 1920 in a modest gray house in Westport, Connecticut. It was an experience that had a more profound impact on both of their collective works than any other place they lived. It was, for Scott and Zelda, their honeymoon.
June 26, 2018 | Hardcover | Prospecta Press |
$40.00
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PRETENDER: MY LIFE UNDERCOVER FOR THE FBI

Written by Ruskin, Marc
Of all the tools available to law enforcement, the living, breathing undercover operative remains the gold standard. This is true in TV shows and in the real world. In the era of electronic surveillance, UC work enforces accountability; it prevents mistakes, and of all the boots on the ground, undercover agents are often the most valuable.
June 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Thomas Dunne Books |
$27.99
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DR. BENJAMIN RUSH: THE FOUNDING FATHER WHO HEALED A WOUNDED NATION

Written by Unger, Harlow Giles
A gripping, often startling biography of the Founding Father of an America that other Founding Fathers forgot--an America of women, African Americans, Jews, Roman Catholics, Quakers, indentured workers, the poor, the mentally ill, and war veterans Ninety percent of Americans could not vote and did not enjoy rights to life, liberty, or the pursuit of happiness when our Founding Fath
September 11, 2018 | Hardcover | Da Capo Press |
$28.00
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TAKING THE STAND: MY LIFE IN THE LAW

Written by Dershowitz, Alan
America's most prominent legal mind and the #1 bestselling author of Chutzpah and The Best Defense, Alan Dershowitz, recounts his legal autobiography, describing how he came to the law, as well as the cases that have changed American jurisprudence over the past 50 years, most of which he has personally been involved in.
March 26, 2019 | Paperback | Broadway Books | 560 Pages |
$18.00
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ALL THE LIVES WE EVER LIVED: SEEKING SOLACE IN VIRGINIA WOOLF

Written by Smyth, Katharine
A wise, lyrical memoir about the power of literature to help us read our own lives--and see clearly the people we love most. Katharine Smyth was a student at Oxford when she first read Virginia Woolf's modernist masterpiece To the Lighthouse in the comfort of an English sitting room, and in the companionable silence she shared with her father.
January 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Crown Publishing Group (NY) | 320 Pages |
$26.00
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BOLD WORLD: A MEMOIR OF FAMILY AND TRANSFORMATION

Written by Patterson, Jodie
Inspired by her transgender son, activist Jodie Patterson explores identity, gender, race, and authenticity to tell the real-life story of a family's history and transformation. "A courageous and poetic testimony on family and the self, and the learning and unlearning we must do for those we love."--Janet Mock As an African American growing up on Manhattan's Upper West Side
January 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Ballantine Books | 352 Pages |
$28.00

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