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Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab
Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab
by Steve Inskeep
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A thrilling narrative history of two men — President Andrew Jackson and Cherokee Chief John Ross — who led their respective nations at a crossroads of American history. Five decades after the Revolutionary War, the United States faced a... (read more)

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One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon
One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon
by Tim Weiner
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"Weiner, a National Book Award winner for Legacy of Ashes, pulls no punches in his devastating account of Nixon's presidency, drawing on documents declassified in the last seven years. As his depressing introductory note states, 'For those who lived... (read more)

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Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham
Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham
by Emily Bingham
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The hidden story of the outcast princess of one of America's most powerful families Forbears can become fairy-tale figures, especially when they defy tradition and are spoken of only in whispers. For the biographer and historian Emily Bingham, the... (read more)

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Warrior #176: Patriot Militiaman in the American Revolution 1775-82
Warrior #176: Patriot Militiaman in the American Revolution 1775-82
by Ed Gilbert
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Ed Gilbert is a retired geoscientist, the author of a four-volume series on the history of the US Marine Corps tank units, and has written several numbers in the Osprey Warrior and Battle Orders series. Catherine Gilbert is a retired speech pathologist... (read more)

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The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H.W. Bush
The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H.W. Bush
by John H. Sununu
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George H. W. Bush is much too modest to brag about what he accomplished as the forty-first president of the United States. As a result, the conventional wisdom about his presidency misses many of his greatest achievements. Now this unique insider account... (read more)

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Revel for Out of Many, Volume 2 -- Access Card
Revel for Out of Many, Volume 2 -- Access Card
by John Mack Faragher
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REVEL™ for Out of Many: A History of the American People, Eighth Edition offers a distinctive and relevant approach to American history, highlighting the experiences of diverse communities of Americans in the unfolding story of our country. The... (read more)

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Revel for by the People: Volume 1 -- Access Card
Revel for by the People: Volume 1 -- Access Card
by James Fraser
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In REVEL for By the People, author Jim Fraser tells resonant stories of the many different people who have shaped the United States as it is today — from everyday women and men to the most important leaders of their day. By leveraging both the... (read more)

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The Good Son: JFK Jr. and the Mother He Loved
The Good Son: JFK Jr. and the Mother He Loved
by Christopher P. Andersen
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The #1 andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling author delivers another dramatic look into the lives of the Kennedysand#8212;including new details about JFK Jr., his relationship with his mother, his many girlfriends, and the night of his... (read more)

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Adams Papers #28: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 12: March 1797-April 1798
Adams Papers #28: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 12: March 1797-April 1798
by Sara (edt) Martin
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Volume 12 of Adams Family Correspondence, with 276 documents spanning from March 1797 through April 1798, opens with the inauguration of John Adams as president and closes just after details of the XYZ affair are made public in America. Through private... (read more)

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The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation
The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation
by Darrel Wanzer-serrano
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The Young Lords was a multi-ethnic, though primarily Nuyorican, liberation organization that formed in El Barrio (Spanish Harlem) in July of 1969. Responding to oppressive approaches to the health, educational, and political needs of the Puerto Rican... (read more)

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In the Shadow of the Alabama: The British Foreign Office and the American Civil War (New Perspectives on Maritime History and Nautical Archaeolog)
In the Shadow of the Alabama: The British Foreign Office and the American Civil War (New Perspectives on Maritime History and Nautical Archaeolog)
by Renata Eley Long
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This book looks at an allegation of betrayal made against a young Foreign Office clerk, Victor Buckley, who, it was claimed, leaked privileged information to agents of the southern States during the American Civil War. As a consequence, the CSS Alabama... (read more)

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The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H. W. Bush
The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H. W. Bush
by John H. Sununu
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In this unique insider account, John H. Sununu pays tribute to his former boss - an intelligent, thoughtful, modest leader - and his overlooked accomplishments. Though George H. W. Bush is remembered for orchestrating one of the largest and most... (read more)

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Revel for Out of Many, Volume 1 -- Access Card
Revel for Out of Many, Volume 1 -- Access Card
by John Mack Faragher
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REVEL™ for Out of Many: A History of the American People, Eighth Edition offers a distinctive and relevant approach to American history, highlighting the experiences of diverse communities of Americans in the unfolding story of our country. The... (read more)

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Revel for by the People: Volume 2 -- Access Card
Revel for by the People: Volume 2 -- Access Card
by Jim Fraser
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In REVEL for By the People, author Jim Fraser tells resonant stories of the many different people who have shaped the United States as it is today — from everyday women and men to the most important leaders of their day. By leveraging both the... (read more)

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The Battle of Petersburg, June 15-18, 1864
The Battle of Petersburg, June 15-18, 1864
by Sean M. Chick
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The Battle of Petersburg was the culmination of the Virginia Overland campaign, which pitted the Army of the Potomac, led by Ulysses S. Grant and George Gordon Meade, against Robert E. Leeandrsquo;s Army of Northern Virginia. In spite of having... (read more)

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Dispatches from Dystopia: Histories of Places Not Yet Forgotten
Dispatches from Dystopia: Histories of Places Not Yet Forgotten
by Kate Brown
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andldquo;Why are Kazakhstan and Montana the same place?andrdquo; asks one chapter of Kate Brownandrsquo;s surprising and unusual journey into the histories of places on the margins, overlooked or erased. It turns out that a ruined mining town in... (read more)

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The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It
The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It
by John W Dean
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Based on Nixons overlooked recordings, New York Times bestselling author John W. Dean connects the dots between what weve come to believe about Watergate and what actually happened   Watergate forever changed American politics, and in light of the... (read more)

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I'm Frank Hamer: The Life of a Texas Peace Officer
I'm Frank Hamer: The Life of a Texas Peace Officer
by H. Gordon Frost
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The ten companies of the Terry Texas Rangers were officially activated into the Confederate Army as the 8th Texas Cavalry Regiment, but throughout the Civil War they were known by the name of their first commander, Col. Benjamin F. Terry, who fell at the... (read more)

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Who Built That: Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreneurs
Who Built That: Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreneurs
by Michelle Malkin
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Firebrand conservative columnist, commentator, Internet entrepreneur, and #1 andlt;Iandgt;New York Times andlt;/Iandgt;bestselling author Michelle Malkin tells the fascinating, little-known stories of the inventors who have contributed to American... (read more)

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We Could Not Fail: The First African Americans in the Space Program
We Could Not Fail: The First African Americans in the Space Program
by Richard Paul
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The Space Age began just as the struggle for civil rights forced Americans to confront the long and bitter legacy of slavery, discrimination, and violence against African Americans. Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson utilized the space... (read more)

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