Non Fiction

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KIDNAPPING CLUB: WALL STREET, SLAVERY, AND RESISTANCE ON THE EVE OF THE CIVIL WAR

Written by Wells, Jonathan Daniel
Winner of a 2020-2021 New York City Book Award In a rapidly changing New York, two forces battled for the city's soul: the pro-slavery New Yorkers who kept the illegal slave trade alive and well, and the abolitionists fighting for freedom.
February 7, 2023 | Paperback | Bold Type Books | 368 Pages |
$19.99
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CROOKED: THE ROARING '20S TALE OF A CORRUPT ATTORNEY GENERAL, A CRUSADING SENATOR, AND THE BIRTH OF THE AMERICAN POLITICAL SCAN

Written by Masters, Nathan
THE RIVETING, FORGOTTEN NARRATIVE OF THE MOST CORRUPT ATTORNEY GENERAL IN AMERICAN HISTORY AND THE MAVERICK SENATOR WHO STOPPED AT NOTHING TO TAKE HIM DOWN Many tales from the Jazz Age reek of crime and corruption. But perhaps the era's greatest political fiasco--one that resulted in a nationwide scandal, a public reckoning at the department of justice, the rise of J.
March 21, 2023 | Hardcover | Hachette Books | 384 Pages |
$30.00
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MADAME RESTELL: THE LIFE, DEATH, AND RESURRECTION OF OLD NEW YORK'S MOST FABULOUS, FEARLESS, AND INFAMOUS ABORTIONIST

Written by Wright, Jennifer
"This is the story of one of the boldest women in American history: self-made millionaire, a celebrity in her era, a woman beloved by her patients and despised by the men who wanted to control them." An industrious immigrant who built her business from the ground up, Madame Restell was a self-taught surgeon on the cutting edge of healthcare in pre-Gilded Age New York, and her bustling
February 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Hachette Books | 352 Pages |
$30.00
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ASSYRIA: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE WORLD'S FIRST EMPIRE

Written by Frahm, Eckart
A new history of Assyria, the ancient civilization that set the model for future empires At its height in 660 BCE, the kingdom of Assyria stretched from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf. It was the first empire the world had ever seen. Here, historian Eckart Frahm tells the epic story of Assyria and its formative role in global history.
April 4, 2023 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 528 Pages |
$35.00
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LEFT ON TENTH: A SECOND CHANCE AT LIFE: A MEMOIR

Written by Ephron, Delia
The beloved writer of romantic comedies like You've Got Mail tells her own late-in-life love story in her New York Times bestselling "resplendent memoir," complete with a tragic second act and joyous resolution (Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author of The Good Left Undone).
January 31, 2023 | Paperback | Back Bay Books | 304 Pages |
$18.99
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PUTIN'S WORLD: RUSSIA AGAINST THE WEST AND WITH THE REST

Written by Stent, Angela
In this revised version that includes an exclusive new chapter on the Russia-Ukraine war, renowned foreign policy expert Angela Stent examines how Putin created a paranoid and polarized world--and increased Russia's status on the global stage. How did Russia manage to emerge resurgent on the world stage and play a weak hand so effectively? Is it because Putin is a brilliant strategist?
February 21, 2023 | Paperback | Twelve | 496 Pages |
$18.99
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HONEY, BABY, MINE: A MOTHER AND DAUGHTER TALK LIFE, DEATH, LOVE (AND BANANA PUDDING)

Written by Ladd, Diane
A collection of deeply personal conversations from award-winning actress and activist Laura Dern and the woman she admires most, her mother--legendary actress Diane Ladd--that take readers on an intimate tour of their lives, sharing their most honest conversations on love, life, success, and everything in between. Award-winning actresses and mother-daughter duo Laura Dern and Diane Lad
April 25, 2023 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing | 272 Pages |
$30.00
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QUEEN: HER LIFE

Written by Morton, Andrew
#1 New York Times bestselling biographer Andrew Morton provides the definitive, most comprehensive account of Queen Elizabeth II's legendary reign. Painfully shy, Elizabeth Windsor's personality was well suited to her youthful ambition of living quietly in the country, raising a family, and caring for her dogs and horses.
November 15, 2022 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing |
$30.00
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HANNIBAL: ROME'S GREATEST ENEMY

Written by Freeman, Philip
Telling the story of a man who stood against the overwhelming power of the mighty Roman empire, Hannibal is the biography of a man who, against all odds, dared to change the course of history. Over two thousand years ago one of the greatest military leaders in history almost destroyed Rome.
January 10, 2023 | Paperback | Pegasus Books | 240 Pages |
$17.95
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COURTING INDIA: SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND, MUGHAL INDIA, AND THE ORIGINS OF EMPIRE

Written by Das, Nandini
A profound and ground-breaking approach to one of the most important encounters in the history of colonialism: the British arrival in India in the early seventeenth century. Traditional interpretations of the British Empire's emerging success and expansion have long overshadowed the deep uncertainty that marked its initial entanglement with India.
April 4, 2023 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books | 400 Pages |
$29.95

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