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Tales Behind the Tombstones by Chris Enss

From an award-winning storyteller comes the fascinating truth about the lives, deaths, and burials of some of the Wild West’s most infamous heroes! Read about legends from Calamity Jane to Buffalo Bill Cody in this entertaining and well-researched collection.

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The Last Parallel by Martin Russ

“One of the most gripping stories of combat ever told” (The New York Times): A Marine veteran shares his experiences on the front lines of the Korean War in this first-hand look at the devastation of battle.

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The Blizzard of 88 by Mary Cable

This “intriguing” account (Publishers Weekly) documents an 1888 blizzard that was one of the worst ever seen in the US, and the havoc it wreaked along the East Coast. “Amazing stories of life and death fill this readable social history of a great disaster” (Library Journal).

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Lafayette by Olivier Bernier

Lafayette was known for his tenacity in the fight for American independence and for his role in the French Revolution of 1789. A New York Times bestselling author paints an intimate portrait of the quixotic hero in this absorbing history.

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Twilight at Monticello by Alan Pell Crawford

“Intimate and detailed” (Associated Press): This insightful book provides a never-before-seen view of US president Thomas Jefferson, his endeavors, and his ideals during the last years of his life. “A rewarding experience” (Kirkus Reviews).

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Winston Churchill: An Informal Study of Greatness by Robert Lewis Taylor

Even before he became England’s Prime Minister, Winston Churchill led a fascinating life. This must-read biography from a Pulitzer Prize–winning author is “tremendously entertaining” (Kirkus Reviews).

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The Italian Renaissance by J. H. Plumb

Explore the astonishing achievements of figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Machiavelli in this definitive tour through the Italian Renaissance — an engaging, accessible history that “will genuinely enthrall the ordinary reader” (The Times Literary Supplement).

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A War Like No Other by Victor Davis Hanson

Observe every facet of the Peloponnesian War in this “elegant, lucidly written” account (Publishers Weekly) of the clash between Athens and Sparta. “A first-rate chronicle, capturing the intensity and savagery of ancient warfare” (Booklist).

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The Life of Andrew Jackson by Robert V. Remini

“Superb… vivid” (Publishers Weekly): An acclaimed historian encapsulates Andrew Jackson’s influential and controversial presidency in this portrait that is “rich in detail” (The New York Times Book Review).

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Mexico: A History by Victor Alba

By the time Spanish conquistadors appeared on the scene, Mexico had already been playing host to growing, thriving civilizations for thousands of years. This riveting work explores the country’s storied history, from the ancient Olmecs to the Mexican Revolution.

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Native Roots by Jack Weatherford

A New York Times bestselling author and anthropologist shows how much of modern US culture is deeply rooted in Native American influence. An “insightful and provocative” tribute (Kirkus Reviews) to the enduring legacy of the nation’s indigenous populations.

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1946–52: Years of Trial and Hope by Harry S. Truman

In this remarkable memoir of a turbulent time, the 33rd US president chronicles his experiences dealing with the Cold War, the dismissal of General MacArthur, and the Berlin Blockade. An illuminating perspective on some of the most complicated and compelling events in American history.

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The American Revolution by Gordon S. Wood

A New York Times bestseller from a Pulitzer Prize–winning author: How did the war for US independence come about, and what were the consequences? Go beyond the legend to understand the truth of the Revolutionary War. “Elegant, concise, and lucid” (The Wall Street Journal).

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The Murder of the Century by Paul Collins

From a New York Times bestselling author comes the compelling story of a grisly murder case that plunged New York into a frenzied panic during the summer of 1897. “Both a gripping true crime narrative and an astonishing portrait of fin de siècle yellow journalism” (Kirkus Reviews).

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One Minute to Midnight by Michael Dobbs

This New York Times bestseller presents an hour-by-hour account of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the closest the world has ever come to nuclear Armageddon. A “first-rate” account (Library Journal) of those desperate days.

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