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The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II
Alexander Hamilton
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington (B&N Exclusive)
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow
First: Sandra Day O'Connor
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
Churchill: Walking with Destiny

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Thank You for My Service
Night
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Hitler
Unfreedom of the Press
Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Man's Search for Meaning - with New Foreward
The Moscow Rules: The Secret CIA Tactics That Helped America Win the Cold War
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
What Stalin Knew: The Enigma of Barbarossa
Open Cockpit
A People's History of the United States
The Diary of a Young Girl

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Thank You for My Service
Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century
The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz
Greetings from Bury Park (Blinded by the Light Movie Tie-In)
Homilies from Montana
Last Witnesses: An Oral History of the Children of World War II
Crisis in the Red Zone: The Story of the Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History, and of the Outbreaks to Come
The Bastard Brigade: The True Story of the Renegade Scientists and Spies Who Sabotaged the Nazi Atomic Bomb
The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
America's Reluctant Prince: The Life of John F. Kennedy Jr.
Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force
Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War
The Kennedy Heirs: John, Caroline, and the New Generation - A Legacy of Triumph and Tragedy
George Marshall: Defender of the Republic
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster

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Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger Pre-Order Now
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The Way I Heard It Pre-Order Now
Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead Pre-Order Now
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience Pre-Order Now
The Library Book Pre-Order Now
Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
These Truths: A History of the United States Pre-Order Now
Mythos Pre-Order Now
Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands Pre-Order Now
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam 2020, Premium Edition: 5 Practice Tests + Complete Content Review + Proven Prep for the NEW 2020 Exam Pre-Order Now
Prince Albert: The Man Who Saved the Monarchy Pre-Order Now
Leadership: In Turbulent Times Pre-Order Now
Culture Jihad: How to Stop the Left from Killing a Nation Pre-Order Now
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