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Undocumented America

Cornejo Villavicencio, Karla - SPIEGEL & GRAU

One of the first undocumented immigrants to graduate from Harvard reveals the hidden lives of her fellow undocumented Americans in this deeply personal and groundbreaking portrait of a nation. Traveling across the country, journalist Karla Cornejo Villavicencio risked arrest at every turn...
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Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution

Nathaniel Philbrick - Viking
Format: Print book

"Valiant Ambition may be one of the greatest what-if books of the age - a volume that turns one of America's best-known narratives on its head." - Boston Globe"Clear and insightful, it consolidates his reputation as one of America's foremost practitioners of narrative...
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In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History

Mitch Landrieu - Viking
Format: Hardcover

"An extraordinarily powerful journey that is both political and personal...An important book for everyone in America to read." --Walter Isaacson,#1 New York Times bestselling author of Leonardo Da Vinci and Steve JobsThe New Orleans mayor who removed the Confederate statues confronts...
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Half American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II at Home and Abroad

Matthew F Delmont - Viking
Format: Hardcover

The definitive history of World War II from the African American perspective, written by civil rights expert and Dartmouth history professor Matthew DelmontOver one million Black men and women served in World War II. Black troops were at Normandy, Iwo Jima, and the Battle of the Bulge,...
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Irish Miscellany: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Ireland

Dermot McEvoy - Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Hardcover

With Irish Miscellany, author Dermot McEvoy lets you revel in the fun and fascinating explanations behind Irish traditions and folklore. He offers the answers to questions you’ve always had—or never knew you had—as he covers all aspects of Ireland. From Irish culture to ancient...
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The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator

Timothy C. Winegard - Dutton
Format: Hardcover

**The instant New York Times bestseller.***An international bestseller.*"Hugely impressive, a major work." - NPRA pioneering and groundbreaking work of narrative nonfiction that offers a dramatic new perspective on the history of humankind, showing how through millennia,...
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Road to Surrender: Three Men and the Countdown to the End of World War II

Evan Thomas - Random House
Format: Paperback

A riveting, immersive account of the agonizing decision to use nuclear weapons against Japan - a crucial turning point in World War II and geopolitical history - with you-are-there immediacy by the New York Times bestselling author of Ike's Bluff and Sea of Thunder.. At 9:20 a.m. on the morning...
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Colonial Williamsburg: The Guide: The Official Companion to the Historic Area

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Format: Paperback


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Birdmen: The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies

Lawrence Goldstone - Ballantine Books
Format: Paperback

From acclaimed historian Lawrence Goldstone comes a thrilling narrative of courage, determination, and competition: the story of the intense rivalry that fueled the rise of American aviation. The feud between this nation's great air pioneers, the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss,...
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Brothers and Sisters: The Allman Brothers Band and the Inside Story of the Album That Defined the '70s

Alan Paul - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Alan Paul's in-depth narrative look at the Allman Brothers' most successful album, and a portrait of an era in rock and roll and American history.The Allman Brothers Band's Brothers and Sisters was not only the band's best-selling album,...
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