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The Shores of Bohemia: A Cape Cod Story, 1910-1960

John Taylor Williams - ?Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

An intimate portrait of a legendary generation of artists, writers, activists, and dreamers who created a utopia on the shores of Cape Cod during the first half of the twentieth century.Their names are iconic: Eugene O'Neill, Willem de Kooning, Josef and Annie Albers, Emma Goldman,...
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The Facemaker: A Visionary Surgeon's Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I

Lindsey Fitzharris - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

Lindsey Fitzharris, the award-winning author of The Butchering Art, presents the compelling, true story of a visionary surgeon who rebuilt the faces of the First World War's injured heroes, and in the process ushered in the modern era of plastic surgery.From the moment that the first...
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To Risk It All: Nine Conflicts and the Crucible of Decision

James Stavridis USN - ?Penguin Press
Format: Hardcover

From one of the great naval leaders of our time, a master class in decision-making under pressure through the stories of nine famous acts of leadership in battle, drawn from the history of the United States Navy, with outcomes both glorious and notoriousAt the heart of Admiral James Stavridis's...
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Two Wheels Good: The History and Mystery of the Bicycle

Jody Rosen - Crown
Format: Hardcover

A panoramic revisionist portrait of the nineteenth-century invention that is transforming the twenty-first-century worldThe bicycle is a vestige of the Victorian era, seemingly at odds with our age of smartphones and ride-sharing apps and driverless cars. Yet we live on a bicycle planet....
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Scorpions' Dance: The President, the Spymaster, and Watergate

JEFFERSON MORLEY - St. Martin's Press
Format: Kindle Edition

For the 50th anniversary of the Watergate break-in: The untold story of President Richard Nixon, CIA Director Richard Helms, and their volatile shared secrets that ended a presidency.Scorpions' Dance by intelligence expert and investigative journalist Jefferson Morley reveals the Watergate...
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The Inheritors: An Intimate Portrait of South Africa's Racial Reckoning

Eve Fairbanks - Simon & Schuster
Format: Kindle Edition

A dozen years in the making, The Inheritors weaves together the stories of three ordinary South Africans over five tumultuous decadesin a sweeping and exquisite look at what really happens when a country resolves to end white supremacy. Dipuo grew up on the south side of a mine dump that...
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Gettysburg: Three Days That Saved the United States (Fox Chapel Publishing) Remembering the Civil War's Most Decisive Battle - Timelines, Facts, Rare Historic Photos, Real Stories, and More

Ben Nussbaum

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Scars and Stripes: An Unapologetically American Story of Fighting the Taliban, UFC Warriors, and Myself

Tim Kennedy - Simon & Schuster
Format: Book

From decorated Green Beret sniper, UFC headliner, and all around badass Tim Kennedy, a rollicking, inspirational memoir offering lessons in how to embrace failure and weather storms, in order to unlock the strongest version of yourself. Tim Kennedy has a problem; he only feels alive right...
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