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When Time Stopped
When Time Stopped

Neumann, Ariana

In this remarkably moving memoir Ariana Neumann dives into the secrets of her father’s past: years spent hiding in plain sight in war-torn Berlin, the annihilation of dozens of family members in the Holocaust, and the courageous choice to build anew.

In 1941, the first...

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Grace Will Lead Us Home
Grace Will Lead Us Home

Jennifer Berry Hawes

**Winner of the 2020 Audie Award for Best Non-Fiction**"This audiobook achieves an exceptional performance of an important work on a difficult subject—mass murder and its aftermath." - AudioFile Magazine, Earphones Award winnerA NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2019 * BARNES & NOBLE...
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The American Plague
The American Plague

Molly Caldwell Crosby

Over the course of history, yellow fever has paralyzed governments, halted commerce, quarantined cities, moved the U.S. capital, and altered the outcome of wars. During a single summer in Memphis alone, it cost more lives than the Chicago fire, the San Francisco earthquake, and the Johnstown...
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FDR
FDR

Jean Edward Smith

NATIONAL BESTSELLER - "A model presidential biography... Now, at last, we have a biography that is right for the man" - Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book WorldOne of today's premier biographers has written a modern, comprehensive, indeed ultimate book on the epic life of Franklin...
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The Lost Men
The Lost Men

Kelly Tyler-Lewis

In 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton sailed south aboard the Endurance to be the first to cross Antarctica. Shackleton's endeavor is legend, but few know the astonishing story of the Ross Sea party, the support crew he dispatched to the opposite side of the continent to build a vital lifeline...
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Ghost Soldiers
Ghost Soldiers

Hampton Sides

"The greatest World War II story never told" (Esquire)—an enthralling account of the heroic mission to rescue the last survivors of the Bataan Death March. On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected U.S. troops slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: March thirty rugged...
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Grant
Grant

Jean Edward Smith

Ulysses S. Grant was the first four-star general in the history of the United States Army and the only president between Andrew Jackson and Woodrow Wilson to serve eight consecutive years in the White House. As general in chief, Grant revolutionized modern warfare. Rather than capture enemy...
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The Spanish Flu Epidemic and its Influence on History
The Spanish Flu Epidemic and its Influence on History

Jaime Breitnauer

On the second Monday of March 1918, the world changed forever. What seemed like a harmless cold morphed into a global pandemic that would wipe out as many as a hundred-million people - ten times as many as the Great War. German troops faltered lending the allies the winning advantage, India...
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Hidden Figures
Hidden Figures

Margot Lee Shetterly

The #1 New York Times bestseller. The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America's greatest achievements in space. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst,...
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