History

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SAVING FREEDOM: TRUMAN, THE COLD WAR, AND THE FIGHT FOR WESTERN CIVILIZATION

Written by Scarborough, Joe
History called on Harry Truman to unite the Western world against Soviet communism, but first he had to rally Republicans and Democrats behind America's most dramatic foreign policy shift since George Washington delivered his farewell address. How did one of the least prepared presidents to walk into the Oval Office become one of its most successful?
November 24, 2020 | Hardcover | Harper |
$29.99
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DEAD DOUBLES: THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLDWIDE HUNT FOR ONE OF THE COLD WAR'S MOST NOTORIOUS SPY RINGS

Written by Barnes, Trevor
The astonishing but true story of one of the most notorious spy cases from the Cold War--and the international manhunt that seized global attention as it revealed the shadowy world of deep cover KGB operatives.
September 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Harper | 352 Pages |
$28.99
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EVIL GENIUSES: THE UNMAKING OF AMERICA: A RECENT HISTORY

Written by Andersen, Kurt
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - When did America give up on fairness?
August 11, 2020 | Hardcover | Random House |
$30.00
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AGENT SONYA: MOSCOW'S MOST DARING WARTIME SPY

Written by Macintyre, Ben
The "master storyteller" (San Francisco Chronicle) behind the New York Times bestseller The Spy and the Traitor uncovers the true story behind the Cold War's most intrepid female spy. In 1942, in a quiet village in the leafy English Cotswolds, a thin, elegant woman lived in a small cottage with her three children and her husband, who worked as a machinist nearby.
September 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Crown Publishing Group (NY) |
$28.00
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NOTRE-DAME: THE SOUL OF FRANCE

Written by Poirier, Agnès
The profound emotion felt around the world upon seeing images of Notre-Dame in flames opens up a series of questions: Why was everyone so deeply moved? Why does Notre-Dame so clearly crystallise what our civilisation is about? What makes 'Our Lady of Paris' the soul of a nation and a symbol of human achievement? What is it that speaks so directly to us today?
September 8, 2020 | Hardcover | ONEWorld Publications | 240 Pages |
$26.95
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UNSINKABLE: FIVE MEN AND THE INDOMITABLE RUN OF THE USS PLUNKETT

Written by Sullivan, James
In the bestselling tradition of Indianapolis and In Harm's Way comes a thrilling and vividly told account of the USS Plunkett--a US Navy destroyer that sustained the most harrowing attack on any Navy ship by the Germans during World War II, that gave as good as it got, and that was later made famous by John Ford and Herman Wouk. More than the story of a single, sava
December 8, 2020 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company |
$30.00
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HYMNS OF THE REPUBLIC: THE STORY OF THE FINAL YEAR OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

Written by Gwynne, S C
From the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of Empire of the Summer Moon and Rebel Yell comes "a masterwork of history" (Lawrence Wright, author of God Save Texas), the spellbinding, epic account of the last year of the Civil War. The fourth and final year of the Civil War offers one of the most compelling narratives and one of history's grea
October 6, 2020 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company | 416 Pages |
$20.00
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SHIP OF DREAMS: THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC AND THE END OF THE EDWARDIAN ERA

Written by Russell, Gareth
This original and "meticulously researched retelling of history's most infamous voyage" (Denise Kiernan, New York Times bestselling author) uses the sinking of the Titanic as a prism through which to examine the end of the Edwardian era and the seismic shift modernity brought to the Western world.
November 3, 2020 | Paperback | Atria Books | 448 Pages |
$18.00
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VICKSBURG: GRANT'S CAMPAIGN THAT BROKE THE CONFEDERACY

Written by Miller, Donald L
Winner of the Civil War Round Table of New York's Fletcher Pratt Literary Award Winner of the Austin Civil War Round Table's Daniel M. & Marilyn W. Laney Book Prize
October 20, 2020 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 688 Pages |
$22.00
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LEADERSHIP IN WAR

Written by Roberts, Andrew
A comparison of nine leaders who led their nations through the greatest wars the world has ever seen and whose unique strengths--and weaknesses--shaped the course of human history, from the bestselling, award-winning author of Churchill and Napoleon "Has the enjoyable feel of a lively dinner table conversation with an opinionated guest." --The New York Times Book Revie
October 27, 2020 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$17.00

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