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Author: Jon Meacham and Annette Gordon-Reed
Release Date: October 06, 2020
An inspiring manual on how to be a good citizen today, from Thomas Jefferson and others. Edited and with an introduction and essays by Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham and with an afterword by Pulitzer Prize winner Annette Gordon-Reed.Thomas Jeffers...
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Author: Wesley Morgan
Release Date: October 06, 2020
A deeply reported history of the American war in Afghanistan told through the infantry battalions and commando teams who fought in one of the country's most violent regions: the Pech valley.When we think of the war in Afghanistan, chances are we're t...
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Author: Shaun Usher
Release Date: October 06, 2020
A powerful new volume of missives about combat by Alexander Hamilton, General Sherman, Evelyn Waugh, Kurt Vonnegut, and more, from the author of the bestselling Letters of Note collectionsDefeated Cossacks taunt the pompous sultan of the Ottoman Empi...
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Author: H. W. Brands
Release Date: October 06, 2020
From New York Times bestselling historian H. W. Brands, the epic struggle over slavery as embodied by John Brown and Abraham Lincoln, two men with radically different views on how moral people must act when their democracy countenances evil.John Brow...
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Author: Philip H. Gordon
Release Date: October 06, 2020
The definitive account of how regime change in the Middle East has proven so tempting to American policymakers for decades—despite never achieving the far-reaching aims of its proponents—and how it’s finally time to forge a new path...
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Author: Joby Warrick
Release Date: October 06, 2020
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Black Flags, the harrowing story of America's mission in Syria: to find and destroy Syria's chemical weapons and defeat ISIS--only to lose control of bothIn August 2012, Syrian president Bashar al-Assad was c...
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Author: Peter Baker and Susan Glasser | Narrator: Michael Quinlan
Release Date: September 29, 2020
From two of America's most revered political journalists comes the definitive biography of legendary White House chief of staff and secretary of state James A. Baker III: the man who ran Washington when Washington ran the world.For a quarter-century,...
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Author: David S. Reynolds
Release Date: September 29, 2020
From one of the great living historians of 19th century America, a revelatory and enthralling new biography of Lincoln, many years in the making, that embeds him deeply in his tumultuous age.David S. Reynolds, author of the Bancroft-prize-winning cul...
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Author: Lynne Cheney
Release Date: September 29, 2020
A vivid account of leadership focusing on the first four Virginia presidents--George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe--from the bestselling historian and author of James Madison.From a small expanse of land on the North A...
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Author: Margaret MacMillan
Release Date: September 22, 2020
From the bestselling author of Paris 1919 comes a provocative view of war as an essential component of humanity and our history. Is peace an aberration?  The instinct to fight may be innate in human nature, but war—organized violence&mdash...
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Author: Martin J. Sherwin
Release Date: September 22, 2020
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer comes the first effort to set the Cuban Missile Crisis, with its potential for nuclear holocaust, in a wider historical narrative of the C...
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Author: Ben Macintyre
Release Date: September 15, 2020
The New York Times bestselling author of The Spy and the Traitor tells the thrilling true story of the most important female spy in history: an agent code-named “Sonya,” who set the stage for the Cold War.In 1942, in a quiet village in th...
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