History

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BONES: BROTHERS, HORSES, CARTELS, AND THE BORDERLAND DREAM

Written by Tone, Joe
The dramatic true story of two brothers living parallel lives on either side of the U.S.-Mexico border--and how their lives converged in a major criminal conspiracy José and Miguel Treviño were bonded by blood and a shared vision of a better life.
August 8, 2017 | Hardcover | One World | 352 Pages |
$28.00
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WE WERE EIGHT YEARS IN POWER: AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY

Written by Coates, Ta-Nehisi
In this "urgently relevant"* collection featuring the landmark essay "The Case for Reparations," the National Book Award-winning author of Between the World and Me "reflects on race, Barack Obama's presidency and its jarring aftermath"*--including the election of Donald Trump.
October 3, 2017 | Hardcover | One World | 400 Pages |
$28.00
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EARNING THE ROCKIES: HOW GEOGRAPHY SHAPES AMERICA'S ROLE IN THE WORLD

Written by Kaplan, Robert D
An incisive portrait of the American landscape that shows how geography continues to determine America's role in the world Book Club Pick for Now Read This, from PBS NewsHour and The New York Times - "There is more insight here into the Age of Trump than in bushels of political-horse-race journalism."--The New York Times Book Review (Editors' Choice) At a
November 7, 2017 | Paperback | Random House Trade | 224 Pages |
$18.00
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RISE OF ATHENS: THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST CIVILIZATION

Written by Everitt, Anthony
A magisterial account of how a tiny city-state in ancient Greece became history's most influential civilization, from the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian Filled with tales of adventure and astounding reversals of fortune, The Rise of Athens celebrates the city-state that transformed the world--from the democratic revolution that marke
September 26, 2017 | Paperback | Random House Trade | 576 Pages |
$20.00
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FANTASYLAND: HOW AMERICA WENT HAYWIRE: A 500-YEAR HISTORY

Written by Andersen, Kurt
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'Donnell How did we get here?
September 5, 2017 | Hardcover | Random House | 480 Pages |
$30.00
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WRITTEN WORLD: HOW LITERATURE SHAPED CIVILIZATION

Written by Puchner, Martin
The story of literature in sixteen acts--from Homer to Harry Potter, including The Tale of Genji, Don Quixote, The Communist Manifesto, and how they shaped world history In this groundbreaking book, Martin Puchner leads us on a remarkable journey through time and around the globe to reveal the how stories and literature have created the world we have today.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Random House | 448 Pages |
$32.00
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RISE AND KILL FIRST: THE SECRET HISTORY OF ISRAEL'S TARGETED ASSASSINATIONS

Written by Bergman, Ronen
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The first definitive history of the Mossad, Shin Bet, and the IDF's targeted killing programs, hailed by The New York Times as "an exceptional work, a humane book about an incendiary subject." WINNER OF THE NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD IN HISTORY NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY JENNIFER SZALAI, THE NEW YORK
January 30, 2018 | Hardcover | Random House | 784 Pages |
$35.00
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GENERALI IN HISTORY: TALES FROM THE ARCHIVE

Written by Generali, Assicurazioni
Company archives can provide real surprises. But few can also convey a sense of history like those of the Generali.
September 5, 2017 | Paperback | Marsilio Editori | 628 Pages |
$100.00
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MAYFLOWER: THE FAMILIES, THE VOYAGE, AND THE FOUNDING OF AMERICA

Written by Fraser, Rebecca
From acclaimed historian and biographer Rebecca Fraser comes a vivid narrative history of the Mayflower and of the Winslow family, who traveled to America in search of a new world. "There is nothing sleep-inducing about the chronicle crafted by Ms. Fraser . . .
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 384 Pages |
$29.99
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FEAR AND THE FREEDOM: HOW THE SECOND WORLD WAR CHANGED US

Written by Lowe, Keith
Bestselling historian Keith Lowe's The Fear and the Freedom looks at the astonishing innovations that sprang from WWII and how they changed the world. The Fear and the Freedom is Keith Lowe's follow-up to Savage Continent.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 576 Pages |
$29.99

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