History

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VANISHING RACE

Written by Dixon, Joseph K
A century ago, a Philadelphia philanthropist sponsored a series of journeys to the American West to document Native American cultures and traditions. The Wanamaker Expeditions, conducted between 1908 and 1913, visited Crow Agency, Montana, near the site of the Battle of Little Bighorn.
May 26, 2015 | Hardcover | Calla Editions | 336 Pages |
$40.00
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TERROR YEARS: FROM AL-QAEDA TO THE ISLAMIC STATE

Written by Wright, Lawrence
With the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Looming Tower, Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East.
August 23, 2016 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 384 Pages |
$28.95
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WAR

Written by Junger, Sebastian
In his breakout bestseller, The Perfect Storm, Sebastian Junger created "a wild ride that brilliantly captures the awesome power of the raging sea and the often futile attempts of humans to withstand it" (Los Angeles Times Book Review).
May 17, 2011 | Paperback | Twelve | 320 Pages |
$16.99
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GAY REVOLUTION: THE STORY OF THE STRUGGLE

Written by Faderman, Lillian
"This is the history of the gay and lesbian movement that we've been waiting for." --The Washington Post The sweeping story of the struggle for gay and lesbian rights--based on amazing interviews with politicians, military figures, and members of the entire LGBT community who face these challenges every day. The fight for gay and lesbian civil rights--the years of out
September 27, 2016 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 832 Pages |
$20.00
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HISTORY BOOK

Written by DK
Travel thousands of years into our past and discover the significant events that shaped the world as we know it. This book includes short, descriptive explanations of key ideas, themes, and events of world history that are easy to understand. Explore topics such as the founding of Baghdad, the colonization of the Americas, and the inception of Buddhism without complicated jargon.
July 5, 2016 | Hardcover | DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) | 352 Pages |
$25.00

ELECTRIC KOOL-AID ACID TEST (COLLECTOR'S EDITION)

Written by Tom Wolfe
Description to come.
November 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Taschen | 356 Pages |
$350.00
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TIME TRAVELER'S HANDBOOK: 19 EXPERIENCES FROM THE ERUPTION OF VESUVIUS TO WOODSTOCK

Written by Wyllie, James
Travel through time to witness some of the most extraordinary and colorful events in world history with this unusual and entertaining guide that includes fascinating cultural details from each period, including what and where to eat, what to wear, how to act like a local, and most importantly, how to stay alive.
May 10, 2016 | Hardcover | Harper Design | 352 Pages |
$21.99
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AMAZONS: LIVES AND LEGENDS OF WARRIOR WOMEN ACROSS THE ANCIENT WORLD

Written by Mayor, Adrienne
The real history of the Amazons in war and love
February 9, 2016 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 544 Pages |
$17.95
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HISTORY OF VENICE

Written by Norwich, John Julius
As comprehensive as it is engaging, John Julius Norwich's A History of Venice is a complete history of the most beautiful and magical of cities. This necessary volume traces the rise of Venice from its fifth-century origins through 1797 when Napoleon put an end to the thousand-year-old Republic.
June 18, 1989 | Paperback | Vintage | 673 Pages |
$26.00
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NETWORK: THE BATTLE FOR THE AIRWAVES AND THE BIRTH OF THE COMMUNICATIONS AGE

Written by Woolley, Scott
The astonishing story of America's airwaves, the two friends--one a media mogul, the other a famous inventor--who made them available to us, and the government which figured out how to put a price on air.
April 26, 2016 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 288 Pages |
$26.99

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