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Im a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away Bill Bryson 076790382X 9780767903820 After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (h Im a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away

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Decision Points George W. Bush 0307590615 9780307590619 President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions of his presidency and personal life. Decision Pointsis the extraordinary account of Americarsquo;s 43rd president. Shattering the conven Decision Points

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Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy Carlos Eire 0743246411 9780743246415 Have mercy on me, Lord, I am Cuban. In 1962, Carlos Eire was one of 14,000 children airlifted out of Cuba -- exiled from his family, his country, and his own Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy

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Theodore Rex Edmund Morris 0812966007 9780812966008 Theodore Rexis the storynever fully told beforeof Theodore Roosevelts two world-changing terms as President of the United States. A hundred years before the catastrophe of September 11, 2001, TR suc Theodore Rex

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The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression Amity Shlaes 0060936428 9780060936426 In The Forgotten Man, Amity Shlaes, one of the nations most-respected economic commentators, offers a striking reinterpretation of the Great Depression. Sh The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend Laura Hillenbrand 0449005615 9780449005613 Seabiscuit: An American Legend   Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times Donald T. Phillips 0446394599 9780446394598 Lincoln on Leadership is the first book to examine Abraham Lincolns diverse leadership abilities and how they can be applied to todays complex wor Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times

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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Doris Kearns Goodwin 0743270754 9780743270755 On May 18, 1860, William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, Edward Bates, and Abraham Lincoln waited in their hometowns for the results from the Republican Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

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. . . If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620 Ann McGovern, Anna DiVito 0590451618 9780590451611 This popular book in the If You series answers a variety of questions about Pilgrim life--both on the ship and on shore--helping readers understand what i . . . If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620

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1776 David McCullough 0743226720 9780743226721 In this masterful book, David McCullough tells the intensely human story of those who marched with General George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence -- when the whole American caus 1776

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The World Is Flat 3.0: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century (Further Updated and Expanded) Thomas L. Friedman 0312425074 9780312425074 A New Edition of the Phenomenal #1 Bestseller One mark of a great book is that it makes you see things in a The World Is Flat 3.0: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century (Further Updated and Expanded)

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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith Jon Krakauer 1400032806 9781400032808 Jon Krakauers literary reputation rests on insightful chronicles of lives conducted at the outer limits. He now shifts his focus from extremes of physical adve Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith

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American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson Joseph J. Ellis 0679764410 9780679764410 For a man who insisted that life on the public stage was not what he had in mind, Thomas Jefferson certainly spent a great deal of time in the spotlight--and American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson

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Eisenhower: Soldier and President (The Renowned One-Volume Life) Stephen E. Ambrose 0671747584 9780671747589 Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Eisenhower himself to o Eisenhower: Soldier and President (The Renowned One-Volume Life)

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Very Charleston: A Celebration of History, Culture, and Lowcountry Charm Diana Hollingsworth Gessler 1565123395 9781565123397 Cobblestone streets leading to perfectly preserved historic homes. Intricate wrought-iron gates opening to lush, fragrant ga Very Charleston: A Celebration of History, Culture, and Lowcountry Charm

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Wait Till Next Year - A Memoir Doris Kearns Goodwin 0684847957 9780684847955 Set in the suburbs of New York in the 1950s,Wait Till Next Yearis Doris Kearns Goodwins touching memoir of growing up in love with her family and baseball. She re-creates th Wait Till Next Year - A Memoir

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A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman Joan Anderson 0767905938 9780767905930 Now available in paperback, the entrancing story of how one womans journey of self-discovery gave her the courage to persevere in re-creating her life. Life is A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

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John Adams David McCullough 0743223136 9780743223133 In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot who spared John Adams

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John Adams David McCullough 0684813637 9780684813639 In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life-journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot -- the colo John Adams

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Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer (P.S.) James L. Swanson 0060518502 9780060518509 The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin, John Wilkes Booth, led Union Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer (P.S.)

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Personal History Katharine Graham 0375701044 9780375701047 Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Biography An extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of Americas most famous and admired women,Personal Historyis, as its title suggests, Personal History

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Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation Cokie Roberts 006009026X 9780060090265 From #1 New York Times bestselling author Cokie Roberts comes New York Times bestseller Founding Mothers, an intimate and illuminating look at the fervently patr Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation

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The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever Mark Frost 1401309615 9781401309619 The year: 1956. Four decades have passed since Eddie Lowery came to fame as the ten-year-old caddie to U.S. Open Champion Francis Ouimet. Now a wealthy car dealer The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever

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Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever (Bill OReillys Killing Series) Bill OReilly, Martin Dugard 0805093079 9780805093070 Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever (Bill OReillys Killi Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever (Bill OReillys Killing Series)

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October 1964 David Halberstam 0449983676 9780449983676 THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER THE BEST SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR October 1964 should be a hit with old-time baseball fans, wholl relish the opportunity to relive that years to-die-for World Series, October 1964

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Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War Nathaniel Philbrick 0143111973 9780143111979 Nathaniel Philbrick became an internationally renowned author with his National Book Award winning In the Heart of the Sea, hailed as spellbinding by Time Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War

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Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2003 to 2005 Thomas E. Ricks 0143038915 9780143038917 The definitive account of the American militarys tragic experience in Iraq from a Pulitzer Prizewinning reporter Thomas E. Ricks, senior Pentagon c Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2003 to 2005

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Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place Terry Tempest Williams 0679740244 9780679740247 In the spring of 1983 Terry Tempest Williams learned that her mother was dying of cancer. That same season, The Great Salt Lake began to rise to record h Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil John Berendt 0679429220 9780679429227 Shots rang out in Savannahs grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981.Was it murder or self-defense?For nearly a decade, the shooting and its afterma Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

John Berendt (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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Washington: The Indispensable Man James Thomas Flexner 0316286168 9780316286169 The year is 1849. Young Jack Flagg sets out to recoup his Aunt Arabellas fortune on a ship bound from Boston to the California gold fields. Thus begin the wild, swashbuck Washington: The Indispensable Man

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The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever Mark Frost 1401302785 9781401302788 The year: 1956. Four decades have passed since Eddie Lowery came to fame as the 10-year-old caddie to U.S. Open Champion Francis Ouimet. Now a wealthy car dealer The Match: The Day the Game of Golf Changed Forever

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A Ladys Life in the Rocky Mountains (The Western Frontier Library Series) Isabella Lucy Bird, Daniel J. Boorstin 0806113286 9780806113289 In 1873, a middle-aged Englishwoman toured the Colorado Rockies on horseback -- alone, for the most part. Painti A Ladys Life in the Rocky Mountains (The Western Frontier Library Series)

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His Excellency: George Washington Joseph J. Ellis 1400032539 9781400032532 To this landmark biography of our first president, Joseph J. Ellis brings the exacting scholarship, shrewd analysis, and lyric prose that have made him one of the premier hist His Excellency: George Washington

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Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy Ted Widmer, Caroline Kennedy 1401324568 9781401324568 Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy   Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy

Ted Widmer, Caroline Kennedy annotated edition Hardcover

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Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989 Michael R. Beschloss 0743257448 9780743257442 Presidential Courageis a brilliantly readable and inspiring saga about crucial times in American history when a courageous Presid Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989

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Alive Piers Paul Read 0060778660 9780060778668 On October 12, 1972, an Uruguayan Air Force plane carrying a team of rugby players crashed in the remote snowy peaks of the Andes. Ten weeks later, only sixteen of the forty-five passengers were found al Alive

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Zeitoun Dave Eggers 0307387941 9780307387943 A New York Times Notable Book, An O, The Oprah Magazine Terrific Read of the Year, A Huffington Post Best Book of the Year, A New Yorker Favorite Book of the Year, A Chicago Tribune Favorite Nonfiction Boo Zeitoun

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Civil War Curiosities: Strange Stories, Oddities, Events, and Coincidences Webb Garrison 155853315X 9781558533158 This fascinating collection explores the unusual and often bizarre persons,attitudes, and events of the Civil War. Illustrated and index Civil War Curiosities: Strange Stories, Oddities, Events, and Coincidences

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir Bill Bryson 0767919378 9780767919371 From one of the most beloved and bestselling authors in the English language, a vivid, nostalgic, and utterly hilarious memoir of growing up in the 1950s Bill Br The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir

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