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The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge (Touchstone Books)
The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge (Touchstone Books)
by David McCullough
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This monumental book tells the enthralling story of one of the greatest accomplishments in our nations history, the building of what was then the longest suspension bridge in the world. The Brooklyn Bridge rose out of the expansive era following the... (read more)

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Lost Kingdom: Hawaii's Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America's First Imperial Venture
Lost Kingdom: Hawaii's Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America's First Imperial Venture
by Julia Flynn Siler
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"Only one American state was formally a sovereign monarchy. In this compelling narrative, the award-winning journalist Julia Flynn Siler chronicles how this Pacific kingdom, creation of a proud Polynesian people, was encountered, annexed, and absorbed." &... (read more)

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The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America, from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
by Philip Caputo
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IN THE LONGEST ROAD, ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST RESPECTED WRITERS TAKES AN EPIC JOURNEY ACROSS THE NATION, AIRSTREAM IN TOW, AND ASKS EVERYDAY AMERICANS WHAT UNITES AND DIVIDES A COUNTRY AS DIVERSE AS IT IS VAST. Standing on a wind-scoured island off the... (read more)

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Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love
Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love
by David Talbot
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The critically acclaimed, andlt;iandgt;San Francisco Chronicleandlt;/iandgt; bestsellerand#8212;a gripping story of the strife and tragedy that led to San Franciscoand#8217;s ultimate rebirth and triumph.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Salon... (read more)

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Smokejumper: A Memoir by One of America's Most Select Airborne Firefighters
Smokejumper: A Memoir by One of America's Most Select Airborne Firefighters
by Jason A. Ramos and Julian Smith
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Smokejumper is a fascinating look at the elite men and women who parachute into raging forest fires, risking their lives daily. Ramos provides a lively historical account of firefighting in the wilderness and takes us to the front lines, where fires can... (read more)

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Johnstown Flood (Touchstone Books)
Johnstown Flood (Touchstone Books)
by David McCullough
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andlt;Iandgt;The New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; We have no better social historian.... (read more)

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The Last Bohemia: Scenes from the Life of Williamsburg, Brooklyn
The Last Bohemia: Scenes from the Life of Williamsburg, Brooklyn
by Robert Anasi
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A firsthand account of the swift transformation of Williamsburg, from factory backwater to artists district to trendy hub and high-rise colony      Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is now so synonymous with hipster culture and the very idea of... (read more)

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The Age of Gold: The California Gold Rush and the New American Dream
The Age of Gold: The California Gold Rush and the New American Dream
by H W Brands
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Summer at Tiffany
Summer at Tiffany
by Marjorie Hart
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New York City, 1945. Marjorie Jacobson and her best friend, Marty Garrett, arrive fresh from the Kappa house at the University of Iowa hoping to find summer positions as shopgirls. Turned away from the top department stores, they miraculously find jobs... (read more)

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Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families Who Share the Tomlinson Name - One White, One Black
Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families Who Share the Tomlinson Name - One White, One Black
by Chris Tomlinson
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A New York Times Best Seller! Tomlinson Hill is the stunning story of two families—one white, one black—who trace their roots to a slave plantation that bears their name. Internationally recognized for his work as a fearless war... (read more)

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The Last Outlaws: The Lives and Legends of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
The Last Outlaws: The Lives and Legends of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
by Thom Hatch
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The Old West was coming to an end. Two legendary outlaws refused to go with it.   As leaders of the Wild Bunch, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid executed the most daring bank and train robberies of their day. For several years at the end of the... (read more)

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North by Northwestern: A Seafaring Family on Deadly Alaskan Waters
North by Northwestern: A Seafaring Family on Deadly Alaskan Waters
by Sig Hansen
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New York Times bestseller “A chronicle that reads like a collection of your crazy buddy's bar stories about his crazier old man.” -Outside Magazine The action of the hit Discovery Channel series DEADLIEST CATCH combines with the personal... (read more)

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Ed Koch and the Rebuilding of New York City (Columbia History of Urban Life)
Ed Koch and the Rebuilding of New York City (Columbia History of Urban Life)
by Jonathan Soffer
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In 1978, Ed Koch assumed control of a city plagued by filth, crime, bankruptcy, and racial tensions. By the end of his mayoral run in 1989 and despite the Wall Street crash of 1987, his administration had begun rebuilding neighborhoods and infrastructure.... (read more)

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Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt
Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt
by Chris Hedges
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Named a Best Book of the Year by Amazon.com and the Washington Post Three years ago, Pulitzer Prizeand#150;winner Chris Hedges and award-winning cartoonist and journalist Joe Sacco set out to take a look at the sacrifice zones, those areas in America... (read more)

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City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles
City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles
by Mike Davis
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Founded in 1957, the Southern California suburb prophetically named City of Industry today represents, in the words of Victor Valle, andquot;The gritty crossroads of the global trade revolution that is transforming Southern California factories into... (read more)

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Tide, Feather, Snow: A Life in Alaska
Tide, Feather, Snow: A Life in Alaska
by Miranda Weiss
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"Miranda Weiss's Tide, Feather, Snow is beautifully poetic, her observations are expansive, and the pace and rhythm in which she writes are perfect.” — Lynne Cox, author of Grayson and Swimming to Antarctica "Tide, Feather, Snow is about... (read more)

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The Subway Chronicles: Scenes from Life in New York
The Subway Chronicles: Scenes from Life in New York
by Jacquelin Cangro
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Jacquelin Cangro, founder of thesubwaychronicles.com, has had her work published in literary journals and is a monthly columnist for Learning Through History magazine. She recently completed her first novel.... (read more)

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Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
by Gary Kamiya
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A runaway San Francisco Chronicle bestseller, Cool Gray City of Love is a one-of-a-kind book for a one-of-a-kind city. It's a love song in 49 chapters to an extraordinary place, taking 49 different sites around the city as points of entry and inspiration-... (read more)

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Brave Companions
Brave Companions
by David McCullough
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The bestselling author of Truman and John Adams, David McCullough has written profiles of exceptional men and women past and present who have not only shaped the course of history or changed how we see the world but whose stories express much that is... (read more)

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Going Rouge
Going Rouge
by Richard Kim
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The “Fox Mole”—whose dispatches for Gawker made headlines in Businessweek, The Hollywood Reporter, and even on The New York Times website—delivers a funny, opinionated memoir of his eight years at the unfair, unbalanced Fox News... (read more)

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