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American Mojo: Lost and Found: Restoring our Middle Class Before the World Blows By
American Mojo: Lost and Found: Restoring our Middle Class Before the World Blows By

Peter D. Kiernan · Turner
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

In American Mojo: Lost and Found, Peter D. Kiernan, New York Times bestselling and award-winning author, focuses on America's greatest challenge -- and opportunity -- restoring the middle class to its full promise and potential. Our educated, skilled, and motivated middle class was the cornerstone...
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Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety
Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety

Eric Schlosser · Penguin Press HC, The
Format: Hardcover

The New YorkerExcellent... hair-raising... Command and Control is how nonfiction should be written. Louis MenandFamed investigative journalist Eric Schlosser digs deep to uncover secrets about the management of Americas nuclear arsenal. A ground-breaking account of accidents, near-misses,...
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National Museum of African American History and Culture: A Souvenir Book
National Museum of African American History and Culture: A Souvenir Book

National Museum of African American History and Culture · Smithsonian Books
Pages: 63
Format: Print book

This souvenir book showcases some of the most influential and important treasures of the National Museum of African American History and Culture's collections. These include a hymn book owned by Harriet Tubman; ankle shackles used to restrain enslaved people on ships during the Middle...
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Unwanted: A Murder Mystery of the Gilded Age
Unwanted: A Murder Mystery of the Gilded Age

Andrew Young · Westholme Publishing
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

A Sensational Crime and Trial that Confronted Racism, Sexism, and Privilege as America Took to the World Stage On the foggy, cold morning of February 1, 1896, a boy came upon what he thought was a pile of clothes. It was soon discovered to be the headless body of a young woman, brutally...
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A Stillness at Appomattox
A Stillness at Appomattox

Bruce Catton · Anchor Books
Pages: 438
Format: Paperback

When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. This final volume of The Army of the Potomac trilogy relates the final year of the Civil War.
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TIME Called To Be Free: How the Civil Rights Movement Created a New Nation
TIME Called To Be Free: How the Civil Rights Movement Created a New Nation

Editors of Time Magazine · Time
Format: Hardcover

In 1964, the battle for Civil Rights in the United States reached a climactic moment, sparking a new wave of activism by politicians, thinkers, writers, preachers, and citizens that would challenge the nation to live up to the principles of its founding fathers. The movement remains a cultural...
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Sgt. Reckless: America's War Horse
Sgt. Reckless: America's War Horse

Robin Hutton · Regnery History
Format: Hardcover

New York Times Bestseller!From the racetrack to the battlefielddauntless, fearless, and exemplar of Semper Fishe was Reckless, pride of the Marines. A Mongolian mare who was bred to be a racehorse, Ah-Chim-Hai, or Flame-of-the-Morning, belonged to a young boy named Kim-Huk-Moon. In order...
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The Ferguson Report: Department of Justice Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department
The Ferguson Report: Department of Justice Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department

United States Department of Justice Civil Rights Division · The New Press
Pages: 174
Format: Print book

On August 9, 2014, Michael Brown, an unarmed African American high school senior, was shot by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri. For months afterward, protestors took to the streets demanding justice, testifying to the racist and exploitative police department and court system,...
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They Killed Our President: 63 Reasons to Believe There Was a Conspiracy to Assassinate JFK
They Killed Our President: 63 Reasons to Believe There Was a Conspiracy to Assassinate JFK

Jesse Ventura · Skyhorse Publishing; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

The New York Times bestseller that offers all the evidence on the biggest conspiracy in American history!It’s been more than fifty years since John F. Kennedy was assassinated, and it’s time we all fully understood the facts, theories, and myths surrounding the plot to assassinate...
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Ancient Greece: Everyday Life in the Birthplace of Western Civilization
Ancient Greece: Everyday Life in the Birthplace of Western Civilization

Robert Garland · Sterling
Format: Hardcover

 Ancient Greece comes alive in this vibrant portrait of the daily lives of ordinary people—men and women, children and the elderly, slaves and foreigners, rich and poor. Robert Garland presents a wealth of fascinating, sometimes surprising information about our spiritual, cultural,...
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The History of Human Space Flight
The History of Human Space Flight

TED SPITZMILLER · UNIV PR OF FLORIDA
Pages: 624
Format: Print book

"A fascinating human saga of dedication, competition, sacrifice, and achievement." - Dave Finley, National Radio Astronomy Observatory "An ambitious and thorough history, extending back to the earliest risk takers and innovators who laid the groundwork for the astronauts...
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History for genealogists : using chronological time lines to find and understand your ancestors
History for genealogists : using chronological time lines to find and understand your ancestors

Judy Jacobson · Clearfield
Pages: 296
Format:  Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

History lays the foundation to understand a group of people. Genealogy lays the foundation to understand a person or family using tangible historic evidence.
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