Biography

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TO STOP A WARLORD: MY STORY OF JUSTICE, GRACE, AND THE FIGHT FOR PEACE

Written by Sedgwick Davis, Shannon
One woman's inspiring true story of an unlikely alliance to stop the atrocities of a warlord, proving that there is no limit to what we can do, even in the face of unspeakable injustice and impossible odds "This compelling and inspiring book beautifully moves each of us to take action to help the most vulnerable among us."--Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu Late one night in
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | Spiegel & Grau | 352 Pages |
$27.00
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NEW NEGRO: THE LIFE OF ALAIN LOCKE

Written by Stewart, Jeffrey C
Winner of the 2018 National Book Award for Nonfiction. A tiny, fastidiously dressed man emerged from Black Philadelphia around the turn of the century to mentor a generation of young artists including Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, and Jacob Lawrence and call them the New Negro -- the creative African Americans whose art, literature, music, and drama would inspire Black
February 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 944 Pages |
$39.95
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REVOLUTIONARY: GEORGE WASHINGTON AT WAR

Written by O'Connell, Robert L
From an acclaimed military historian, a bold reappraisal of young George Washington, an ambitious if reckless soldier destined to become the legendary general who took on the British and, through his leadership, came to define the American character How did George Washington become an American icon? Robert L.
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | Random House | 400 Pages |
$32.00
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FIRST: SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR

Written by Thomas, Evan
The intimate, inspiring, and authoritative biography of Sandra Day O'Connor, America's first female Supreme Court justice, drawing on exclusive interviews and first-time access to Justice O'Connor's archives--by the New York Times bestselling author Evan Thomas. "She's a hero for our time, and this is the biography for our time."--Walter Isaacson She was born in 1930
March 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Random House | 496 Pages |
$30.00
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BACK CHANNEL: A MEMOIR OF AMERICAN DIPLOMACY AND THE CASE FOR ITS RENEWAL

Written by Burns, William J
From America's "secret diplomatic weapon" (The Atlantic)--a man who served five presidents and ten secretaries of state--comes an impassioned argument for the enduring value of diplomacy in an increasingly volatile world. Over the course of more than three decades as an American diplomat, William J.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Random House | 512 Pages |
$32.00
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UNWINDING OF THE MIRACLE: A MEMOIR OF LIFE, DEATH, AND EVERYTHING THAT COMES AFTER

Written by Yip-Williams, Julie
As a young mother facing a terminal diagnosis, Julie Yip-Williams began to write her story, a story like no other.
February 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Random House | 336 Pages |
$27.00
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DREAMS FROM MY FATHER: A STORY OF RACE AND INHERITANCE

Written by Obama, Barack
In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man--has been killed in a car accident.
August 10, 2004 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$17.00
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WILD BILL: THE TRUE STORY OF THE AMERICAN FRONTIER'S FIRST GUNFIGHTER

Written by Clavin, Tom
The definitive true story of Wild Bill, the first lawman of the Wild West, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City.
February 5, 2019 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 336 Pages |
$29.99
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LYNDON JOHNSON AND THE AMERICAN DREAM: THE MOST REVEALING PORTRAIT OF A PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENTIAL POWER EVER WRITTEN

Written by Kearns Goodwin, Doris
An engrossing biography of President Lyndon Johnson from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Team of Rivals
March 26, 2019 | Paperback | Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin | 432 Pages |
$21.99
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JACKIE, JANET & LEE: THE SECRET LIVES OF JANET AUCHINCLOSS AND HER DAUGHTERS, JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS AND LEE RADZIWILL

Written by Taraborrelli, J Randy
*THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER**CURRENTLY BEING DEVELOPED FOR TELEVISION BY TOMORROW STUDIOS*A dazzling biography of three of the most glamorous women of the 20th Century: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, her mother Janet Lee Auchincloss, and her sister, Princess Lee Radziwill.
February 5, 2019 | Paperback | St. Martin's Griffin | 576 Pages |
$19.99

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