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  • Killing the SS: The Hunt for the Worst War Criminals in History (Bill O'Reilly's Killing Series)

    The Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller (October 2018)Confronting Nazi evil is the subject of the latest installment in the mega-bestselling Killing seriesAs the true horrors of the Third Reich began to be exposed immediately after World War II, the Nazi war criminals who committed genocide went on the run. A few were swiftly caught, including the notorious SS leader, Heinrich Himmler. Others, however, evaded capture through a sophisticated Nazi organization designed to hide them. Among those war criminals were Josef Mengele, the “Angel of D...

    • ASIN: 1250165547
    • Brand: Henry Holt & Company, Inc.

  • A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1)

    NOW THE ACCLAIMED HBO SERIES GAME OF THRONES—THE MASTERPIECE THAT BECAME A CULTURAL PHENOMENON Winter is coming. Such is the stern motto of House Stark, the northernmost of the fiefdoms that owe allegiance to King Robert Baratheon in far-off King’s Landing. There Eddard Stark of Winterfell rules in Robert’s name. There his family dwells in peace and comfort: his proud wife, Catelyn; his sons Robb, Brandon, and Rickon; his daughters Sansa and Arya; and his bastard son, Jon Snow. Far to the north, behind the towering Wall, lie savage Wild...

    • ASIN: 0553593714
    • Brand: Bantam
    • UPC: 352050000739

  • Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

    Winner of the 1964 Pulitzer Prize in Non-Fiction. In this award-winning classic work of consensus history, Richard Hofstadter, author of The Age of Reform, examines the role of social movements in the perception of intellect in American life. "As Mr. Hofstadter unfolds the fascinating story, it is no crude battle of eggheads and fatheads. It is a rich, complex, shifting picture of the life of the mind in a society dominated by the ideal of practical success." --Robert Peel in the Christian Science Monitor ...

    • ASIN: 0394703170
    • Brand: Hofstadter, Richard

  • Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Civil War

    The newest installment in the New York Times #1 bestselling companion series to the Fox historical docudrama, Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies; The Civil War is a pulse-quickening account of the deadliest war in American historyFrom the birth of the Republican Party to the Confederacy’s first convention, the Underground Railroad to the Emancipation Proclamation, the Battle of Gettysburg to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Civil War reveals the amazing and often little known stories behind the...

    • ASIN: 1250109841
    • Brand: HENRY HOLT

  • Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975

    An absorbing and definitive modern history of the Vietnam War from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Secret War.Vietnam became the Western world’s most divisive modern conflict, precipitating a battlefield humiliation for France in 1954, then a vastly greater one for the United States in 1975. Max Hastings has spent the past three years interviewing scores of participants on both sides, as well as researching a multitude of American and Vietnamese documents and memoirs, to create an epic narrative of an epic struggle. He ...

    • ASIN: 0062405667

  • The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America (Studies in Postwar American Political Development)

    The explosive rise in the U.S. incarceration rate in the second half of the twentieth century, and the racial transformation of the prison population from mostly white at mid-century to sixty-five percent black and Latino in the present day, is a trend that cannot easily be ignored. Many believe that this shift began with the "tough on crime" policies advocated by Republicans and southern Democrats beginning in the late 1960s, which sought longer prison sentences, more frequent use of the death penalty, and the explicit or implicit targeting of...

    • ASIN: 0199892806

  • The Civil War: A Concise History

    One hundred and fifty years after the first shots were fired on Fort Sumter, the Civil War still captures the American imagination, and its reverberations can still be felt throughout America's social and political landscape. Louis P. Masur's The Civil War: A Concise History offers a masterful and eminently readable overview of the war's multiple causes and catastrophic effects. Masur begins by examining the complex origins of the war, focusing on the pulsating tensions over states rights and slavery. The book then proceeds to cover, year by y...

    • ASIN: 0199740488

  • Truman

    • ASIN: 0671456547
    • Brand: Simon Schuster

  • Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928

    A magnificent new biography that revolutionizes our understanding of Stalin and his world   The product of a decade of intrepid research, Stalin is a landmark achievement. Stephen Kotkin offers a biography that, at long last, is equal to this shrewd, sociopathic, charismatic dictator in all his dimensions. We see a man inclined to despotism who could be utterly charming; a pragmatic ideologue; a leader who obsessed over slights yet was a precocious geostrategic thinker—unique among Bolsheviks—and yet who made egregious strategic blunders. ...

    • ASIN: 0143127861
    • Brand: Penguin Books

  • American Gospel: God, the Founding Fathers, and the Making of a Nation

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham reveals how the Founding Fathers viewed faith—and how they ultimately created a nation in which belief in God is a matter of choice. At a time when our country seems divided by extremism, American Gospel draws on the past to offer a new perspective. Meacham re-creates the fascinating history of a nation grappling with religion and politics–from John Winthrop’s “city on a hill” sermon to Thomas Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence; from the Revolution to the...

    • ASIN: 0812976665
    • Brand: Meacham, Jon

  • The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

    • ASIN: B000FCKM7E
    • Brand: Unknown

  • Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism

    An absorbing and original narrative history of American capitalismNAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2017 BY THE ECONOMISTFrom the days of the Mayflower and the Virginia Company, America has been a place for people to dream, invent, build, tinker, and bet the farm in pursuit of a better life. Americana takes us on a four-hundred-year journey of this spirit of innovation and ambition through a series of Next Big Things -- the inventions, techniques, and industries that drove American history forward: from the telegraph, the railroad, guns, radio, and banking ...

    • ASIN: B01N5X436J
    • Brand: PENGUIN PRESS

  • Reinhold Niebuhr: Major Works on Religion and Politics (LOA #263): Leaves from the Notebook of a Tamed Cynic / Moral Man and Immoral Society / The ... History (Library of America (Hardcover))

    A definitive collection of the theologian and public intellectual who was the conscience of the American Century. “One of my favorite philosophers,” remarked Barack Obama about the theologian Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971) in 2007. President Obama is but one of the many American political leaders—including Jimmy Carter and Martin Luther King Jr.—to be influenced by Niebuhr’s writings. Throughout the Depression, World War II, and the Cold War, Niebuhr was one of the most prominent public voices of his time, probing with singular style ...

    • ASIN: 1598533754
    • Brand: Library of America

  • A History of US: All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book Ten

    Recommended by the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.A History of US is a 10-volume, award-winning series about the birth and development of the United States as related by master storyteller Joy Hakim. All the People, the last volume in the series, covers US History from the end of World War II to the present. This updated fourth edition covers, for the first time, events that have taken place in the past 6 years, including the 2008 election of Barack Obama and the signficance...

    • ASIN: 0199735530
    • Brand: Spring Arbor/Ingram

  • A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West

    A rousing and meticulously researched account of the notorious Battle of Little Big Horn and its unforgettable cast of characters from Sitting Bull to Custer himself. In June of 1876, on a desolate hill above a winding river called "the Little Bighorn," George Armstrong Custer and all 210 men under his direct command were annihilated by almost 2,000 Sioux and Cheyenne. The news of this devastating loss caused a public uproar, and those in positions of power promptly began to point fingers in order to avoid responsibility. Custer, who was conve...

    • ASIN: 0316067474
    • Brand: Back Bay Books

  • Captain America: Civil War (DVD)

    Steve Rogers leads the newly formed team of Avengers, but after another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to

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  • Captain America: Civil War (Blu-ray + Digital)

    The most explosive clash to ever rock the Marvel Cinematic Universe ignites a firestorm of conflict in the game-changing epic, Captain America: Civil War. In the wake of collateral damage, government pressure to rein in

    • UPC: 285479793
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    • Rating: 4.75

  • The Ultimate Civil War Series 150th Anniversary Edition (DVD)

    Ultimate Civil War Series [DVD] 68390452747

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    • Rating: 4.5

  • America The Story of Us: Civil War (DVD)

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  • Civil War: America Divided

    Brother fought brother with incomprehensible bloodshed! Moral values stood completely opposite one another, but out of this house divided against itself,quot; came unity. A comprehensive 10-part examination of Americas Civil War from the soldiers point

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    • Rating: 3.667

  • Aftershock: Beyond The Civil War (DVD)

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  • Divided We Fall: 10 Civil War Movies (DVD)

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  • Reconstruction: The Second Civil War (DVD)

    Spanning the years from 1863 to 1877, this dramatic mini-series recounts the tumultuous post-Civil War years. America was grappling with rebuilding itself, with bringing the South back into the Union, and with how best to

    • UPC: 3538675
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  • The History Channel Presents: The Civil War (DVD)

    Utilizing rare diary entries, photographs, and modern-day reenactments, History explores every aspect of this landmark

    • UPC: 5840144
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    • Rating: 5.0

  • Captain America: Civil War (4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray + Digital)

    Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War finds Steve Rogers leading the newly formed team of Avengers in their continued efforts to safeguard humanity. But after another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure

    • UPC: 166673472

  • The Civil War, Part I: Crash Course US History #20

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