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The Low Countries: A History by Anthony Bailey

From a New York Times bestselling author: Throughout the centuries, the Low Countries have witnessed dramatic, world-changing events. Here is the fascinating story of Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg — from their ancient origins to the dark days of World War II.

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If a Pirate I Must Be… by Richard Sanders

Through audacity and guile, Bartholomew Roberts won notoriety as the greatest pirate captain of the Caribbean. The legendary Black Bart’s daring exploits come to life in this amazing history of lawlessness at sea.

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Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M. by Sam Wasson

This New York Times bestseller brings 1950s New York City and Hollywood to life! A dazzling account of the making of Breakfast at Tiffany’s that’s “so smart and entertaining, it should come with its own popcorn” (People).

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Africa: A History by Alvin M. Josephy

For thousands of years, Africa has been a vibrant hub of civilization. Here is the breathtaking story of the continent and its peoples, from ancient times to the post-colonial era.

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Thomas Jefferson: A Life by Willard Sterne Randall

“Brilliant, magisterial” (Kirkus Reviews): A New York Times bestselling author captures the life of one of history’s most enigmatic leaders! Challenging long-held assumptions, this “masterful, gracefully written portrait brings us closer to Jefferson than any previous biography” (Publishers Weekly).

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The Cover-Up at Omaha Beach by Gary Sterne

A New York Times bestseller and a must for World War II buffs: This gripping, “detailed” military history (Publishers Weekly) explores new information surrounding D-Day, including the effects of a heretofore unknown German gun position.

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Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife by Francine Prose

In a small room, a girl penned a diary that would touch hearts for generations to come. This New York Times bestseller explores what Anne Frank wrote, who she was, and the legacy she left behind in an “extraordinary testimony to the power of literature and compassion” (Booklist starred review).

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Edith Kermit Roosevelt by Sylvia Jukes Morris

“Marvelously full-blooded, engagingly written” (Newsweek): With access to previously unpublished letters and diary entries, this biography of former First Lady Edith Roosevelt is “an endlessly engrossing book, at once of historical and human importance” (The Washington Post).

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Tarawa by Robert Sherrod

Experience firsthand the brutal Battle of Tarawa from a World War II correspondent who lived through it. From the initial naval bombardment to the final victory, history buffs won’t soon forget this vivid encounter.

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Bruce Catton’s America by Bruce Catton

Explore vignettes of days long past as expertly recorded by a beloved, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian. Featuring award-winning pieces and previously unpublished works, this collection of Bruce Catton’s writings is indispensable.

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Rebels by Peter De Rosa

This “stunningly dramatic, lyrical work” (Publishers Weekly) tells the story of the 1916 Easter Rising, which left Ireland forever changed. A detailed and exciting account of rebellion!

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American Heritage History of World War I by S.L.A. Marshall

Experience the harrowing conflict that devastated millions of lives, changed modern warfare, spurred political change, and ultimately planted the seeds of World War II. A compelling read for history buffs.

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Eyewitness to History: World War II by Stephen W. Sears

From a New York Times bestselling author: Immerse yourself in “the greatest war of all time told as it is best told — by the people who lived it” (The Washington Post). This moving anthology includes intimate stories of those on the front lines, from Sicily to the beaches of Normandy.

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The Best of American Heritage: Hamilton by Edwin S. Grosvenor

In this meticulously researched tome, multiple historians chronicle the life and impact of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, from his unconventional childhood to his tragically infamous death.

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Enigmas by David Boyle

Years of secrecy went into establishing the techniques used by British code breakers like Alan Turing to turn the tides of war. Learn how specialized teams of cryptographers did the impossible and altered the course of world history.

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