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The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Alexander Hamilton
Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore Roosevelt
Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century
Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow
The Wright Brothers
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Churchill: Walking with Destiny
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington (B&N Exclusive)
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

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Unfreedom of the Press Pre-Order Now
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery (Signed Book)
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 (Signed Book)
Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Land of Hope: An Invitation to the Great American Story
Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War
The Shadow War: Inside Russia's and China's Secret Operations to Defeat America
Surprise, Kill, Vanish: The Secret History of CIA Paramilitary Armies, Operators, and Assassins
Country Driving: A Journey through China from Farm to Factory
Only Yesterday: An Informal History of the 1920s
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster
The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II
The Official CIA Manual of Trickery and Deception
Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation Pre-Order Now

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Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore Roosevelt
The Wright Brothers
1776
The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge
The Path between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
John Adams
The Johnstown Flood
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For
Brave Companions: Portraits in History
Truman
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

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The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery (Signed Book)
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 (Signed Book)
The Shadow War: Inside Russia's and China's Secret Operations to Defeat America
Surprise, Kill, Vanish: The Secret History of CIA Paramilitary Armies, Operators, and Assassins
The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II
Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II
A Thousand Small Sanities: The Moral Adventure of Liberalism
Ghosts of Gold Mountain: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad
A Good American Family: The Red Scare and My Father
Dragon's Jaw: An Epic Story of Courage and Tenacity in Vietnam
Endeavour: The Ship That Changed the World

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