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The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford (American Presidency)

John Robert Greene

This is the first comprehensive study of one of our most popular yet most misunderstood presidents. Reaching well beyond the image of Ford as "healer" of a war-torn and scandal-ridden nation, John Robert Greene extends and revises our understanding of... (read more)

US Presidency
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Great Inaugural Addresses (Dover Thrift Editions)

James Daley (edt)

The President's inaugural address reflects the current state of the nation and offers insights into the coming administration. This collection features the voices of twenty Chief Executives, from George Washington's 1789 oration to the 2009 speech... (read more)

20th Century
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November 22, 1963: Reflections on the Life, Assassination, and Legacy of John F. Kennedy

Dean R. Owen

As the fiftieth anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination draws near, the events of that fateful day will undoubtedly be on the minds of many throughout the world. Here Dean Owen curates a fascinating collection of interviews and thought... (read more)

1860 to 1920
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The Sea Captain's Wife: A True Story of Love, Race, and War in the Nineteenth Century

Martha Elizab Hodes

A finalist for the Lincoln Prize, "comes surprisingly, and movingly, alive" (Tina Jordan, ).... (read more)

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Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked

Chris Matthews

andlt;I andgt;TIP AND THE GIPPERandlt;/Iandgt; is a magnificent personal history of a time when two great political opponents served together for the benefit of the country. Chris Matthews was an eyewitness to this story as a top aide to Speaker of the... (read more)

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Self-Portrait of a Scoundrel

Chauncey Holt

Released for the first time 16 years after his death, this startling autobiography by one of the so-called “three tramps” from the John F. Kennedy assassination reveals the details of Chauncey Marvin Holts many claims. Much mystery and... (read more)

Federalist Papers
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The Federalist Papers (Signet Classics)

Alexander Hamilton

The dissenting opinions of Patrick Henry and others who saw the Constitution as a threat to our hard-won rights and liberties.... (read more)

Colonial America
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The World They Made Together: Black and White Values in Eighteenth-Century Virginia

Mechal Sobel

In the recent past, enormous creative energy has gone into the study of American slavery, with major explorations of the extent to which African culture affected the culture of black Americans and with an almost totally new assessment of slave culture as... (read more)

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