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Reading history books challenges us to question what we think we know about the world. Books on historical events contain important information about the events that shaped who we are today, where we come from and the dynamics that have evolved over time. Reading books on historical figures helps us learn more about the powerful people who shaped our society, our history, and the world we live in today. From historical nonfiction, we have the chance to learn about important events and people that might not have been discussed in school. World history books are great for helping us explore parts of the world that we’ve never been to and learning about the events that shaped the places we want to visit. Historical novels offer an especially unique view on what the world was like at a given place and time in our history.

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A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age by William Manchester 0316545562 9780316545563 A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age

William Manchester  Paperback

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Decision Points by George W. Bush 0307590615 9780307590619 Decision Points

George W. Bush  Hardcover

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Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson 0316067601 9780316067607 Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10

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Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy by Carlos Eire 0743246411 9780743246415 Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy

Carlos Eire  Paperback

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Flags of Our Fathers by James Bradley, Ron Powers 0553384155 9780553384154 Flags of Our Fathers

James Bradley, Ron Powers  Paperback

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir by Bill Bryson 076791936X 9780767919364 The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir

Bill Bryson (Edition: 1) Hardcover

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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah 0374105235 9780374105235 A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

Ishmael Beah (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris 0812966007 9780812966008 Theodore Rex

Edmund Morris (Edition: Mod. Library Ppbk Ed., 2002/1st Printing) Paperback

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Who Was Dr. Seuss? by Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ 0448455854 9780448455853 Who Was Dr. Seuss?

Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ (Edition: Original) Paperback

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The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes 0060936428 9780060936426 The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression

Amity Shlaes (Edition: Trade Paperback Edition) Paperback

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Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victor by Ben Macintyre 0307453286 9780307453280 Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victor

Ben Macintyre (Edition: Reprint) Paperback

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

Laura Hillenbrand  Paperback

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Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History by Antonio Mendez, Matt Baglio 0670026220 9780670026227 Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History

Antonio Mendez, Matt Baglio  Hardcover

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President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime by Lou Cannon 067154294X 9780671542948 President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime

Lou Cannon (Edition: First Edition) Hardcover

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Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times by Donald T. Phillips 0446394599 9780446394598 Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times

Donald T. Phillips  Paperback

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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin 0743270754 9780743270755 Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin  Paperback

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1776 by David McCullough 0743226720 9780743226721 1776

David McCullough  Paperback

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World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty- first Century by Thomas L. Friedman 0312425074 9780312425074 World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty- first Century

Thomas L. Friedman (Edition: Trade Paperback Edition) Paperback

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Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps by Andrea Warren 0060007672 9780060007676 Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps

Andrea Warren  Paperback

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Home: A Short History of an Idea by Witold Rybczynski 0140102310 9780140102314 Home: A Short History of an Idea

Witold Rybczynski  Paperback

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Dont Know Much About American History (Dont Know Much About...(Paperback)) by Kenneth C Davis 0064408361 9780064408363 Dont Know Much About American History (Dont Know Much About...(Paperback))

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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer 1400032806 9781400032808 Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith

Jon Krakauer  Paperback

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The Romanovs: the Final Chapter by Robert K. Massie 0345406400 9780345406408 The Romanovs: the Final Chapter

Robert K. Massie  Paperback

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World War II: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History) by Elizabeth Raum 142963457X 9781429634571 World War II: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History)

Elizabeth Raum  Paperback

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Rosa Parks: My Story by Rosa Parks, Jim Haskins 0141301201 9780141301204 Rosa Parks: My Story

Rosa Parks, Jim Haskins  Paperback

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Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle by Countess of Fiona Carnarvon 0770435629 9780770435622 Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle

Countess of Fiona Carnarvon  Paperback

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American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson by Joseph J. Ellis 0679764410 9780679764410 American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson

Joseph J. Ellis  Paperback

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The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw 1400063140 9781400063147 The Greatest Generation

Tom Brokaw (Edition: Har/DVD) Hardcover

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In Pharaohs Army: Memories of the Lost War by Tobias Wolff 0679760237 9780679760238 In Pharaohs Army: Memories of the Lost War

Tobias Wolff (Edition: 1st Vintage Books Ed) Paperback

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Eisenhower: Soldier and President (The Renowned One-Volume Life) by Stephen E. Ambrose 0671747584 9780671747589 Eisenhower: Soldier and President (The Renowned One-Volume Life)

Stephen E. Ambrose (Edition: Edition Unstated) Paperback

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Left for Dead: A Young Mans Search for Justice for the USS Indianapolis by Pete Nelson 0385730918 9780385730914 Left for Dead: A Young Mans Search for Justice for the USS Indianapolis

Pete Nelson  Paperback

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In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitlers Berlin by Eric Larson 0307408841 9780307408846 In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitlers Berlin

Eric Larson (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman by Jon Krakauer 030738604X 9780307386045 Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman

Jon Krakauer (Edition: Revised) Paperback

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The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman 0374292884 9780374292881 The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

Thomas L. Friedman (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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Angelas Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt 068484267X 9780684842677 Angelas Ashes: A Memoir

Frank McCourt (Edition: 1st Touchstone Ed., 1999) Paperback

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Wait Till Next Year - A Memoir by Doris Kearns Goodwin 0684847957 9780684847955 Wait Till Next Year - A Memoir

Doris Kearns Goodwin  Paperback

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Jacobs Dozen: A Prophetic Look at the Tribes of Israel by Will Varner, William C Varner 0915540398 9780915540396 Jacobs Dozen: A Prophetic Look at the Tribes of Israel

Will Varner, William C Varner (Edition: 1st) Paperback

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A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman by Joan Anderson 0767905938 9780767905930 A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

Joan Anderson (Edition: 1st Broadway Books Trade Pbk. Ed) Paperback

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The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin by H. W. Brands 0385495404 9780385495400 The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

H. W. Brands  Paperback

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John Adams by David McCullough 0743223136 9780743223133 John Adams

David McCullough (Edition: 1st Touchstone) Paperback

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John Adams by David McCullough 0684813637 9780684813639 John Adams

David McCullough (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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Who Was King Tut? by Roberta Edwards, Who HQ 0448443600 9780448443607 Who Was King Tut?

Roberta Edwards, Who HQ  Paperback

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