History

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HITLER'S FIRST HUNDRED DAYS: WHEN GERMANS EMBRACED THE THIRD REICH

Written by Fritzsche, Peter
This unsettling and illuminating history reveals how Germany's fractured republic gave way to the Third Reich, from the formation of the Nazi party to the rise of Hitler.
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 432 Pages |
$32.00
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POLAND 1939: THE OUTBREAK OF WORLD WAR II

Written by Moorhouse, Roger
A "chilling" and "expertly" written history of the 1939 September Campaign and the onset of World War II (Times of London).
July 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 432 Pages |
$32.00
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CHILDREN OF ASH AND ELM: A HISTORY OF THE VIKINGS

Written by Price, Neil
The definitive history of the Vikings -- from arts and culture to politics and cosmology -- by a distinguished archaeologist with decades of expertise
August 25, 2020 | Hardcover | Basic Books |
$35.00
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ZODIAC: THE SHOCKING TRUE STORY OF THE HUNT FOR THE NATION'S MOST ELUSIVE SERIAL KILLER

Written by Graysmith, Robert
Robert Graysmith's New York Times bestselling account of the desperate hunt for a serial killer and his own investigation of California's unsolved Zodiac murders. A sexual sadist, the Zodiac killer took pleasure in torture and murder. His first victims were a teenage couple, stalked and shot dead in a lovers' lane.
May 5, 2020 | Paperback | Berkley Books | 432 Pages |
$17.00
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PILGRIMAGE TO ETERNITY : FROM CANTERBURY TO ROME IN SEARCH OF A FAITH

Written by Egan, Timothy
From the world's greatest tour guide, a deeply-researched, captivating journey through the rich history of Christianity and the winding paths of the French and Italian countryside that will feed mind, body, and soul (New York Times). What a wondrous work!
June 16, 2020 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 384 Pages |
$18.00
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AMERICAN PREDATOR

Written by Callahan, Maureen
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An Amazon "Best Book of 2019"A Washington Post "10 Books To Read in July" A Los Angeles Times "Seven Highly Anticipated Books for Summer Reading" A USA Today "20 of the Season's Hottest New Books" A New York Post "25 Best Beach Reads of 2019 You Need to Pre-Order Now"
June 9, 2020 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 304 Pages |
$17.00
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TO START A WAR: HOW THE BUSH ADMINISTRATION TOOK AMERICA INTO IRAQ

Written by Draper, Robert
"Authoritative . . . The most comprehensive account yet of that smoldering wreck of foreign policy, one that haunts us today." -Los Angeles Times
July 28, 2020 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 496 Pages |
$30.00
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UNIDENTIFIED: MYTHICAL MONSTERS, ALIEN ENCOUNTERS, AND OUR OBSESSION WITH THE UNEXPLAINED

Written by Dickey, Colin
Absolutely perfect for the current moment.
July 21, 2020 | Hardcover | Viking | 320 Pages |
$27.00
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UNION: THE STRUGGLE TO FORGE THE STORY OF UNITED STATES NATIONHOOD

Written by Woodard, Colin
The author of American Nations returns to the historical study of a fractured America by examining how a myth of national unity was created and fought over in the nineteenth century--a myth that continues to affect us today Union tells the story of the struggle to create a national myth for the United States, one that could hold its rival regional cul
June 16, 2020 | Hardcover | Viking | 432 Pages |
$30.00
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CULT OF GLORY: THE BOLD AND BRUTAL HISTORY OF THE TEXAS RANGERS

Written by Swanson, Doug J
"Swanson has done a crucial public service by exposing the barbarous side of the Rangers." --The New York Times Book Review A twenty-first century reckoning with the legendary Texas Rangers that does justice to their heroic moments while also documenting atrocities, brutality, oppression, and corruption The Texas Rangers came to life in 1823, when Texas was still
June 9, 2020 | Hardcover | Viking | 480 Pages |
$28.00

New Arrivals

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