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The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
The Guarded Gate: Bigotry, Eugenics and the Law That Kept Two Generations of Jews, Italians, and Other European Immigrants Out of America
Alexander Hamilton
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington (B&N Exclusive)
Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Churchill: Walking with Destiny
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
First: Sandra Day O'Connor
Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present

Bestsellers

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America's Reluctant Prince: The Life of John F. Kennedy Jr.
Unfreedom of the Press
First on the Moon: The Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Experience
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Night
The Diary of a Young Girl
The New Social Contract: America's Journey from Welfare State to Police State
Summer at Tiffany
Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI
The Hotel on Place Vendome: Life, Death, and Betrayal at the Hotel Ritz in Paris
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys (50th Anniversary Edition)
Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win (New Edition)

Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

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First on the Moon: The Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Experience
Shoot for the Moon: The Space Race and the Extraordinary Voyage of Apollo 11
American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race
One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon
Chasing the Moon: The People, the Politics, and the Promise That Launched America into the Space Age
Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon
Apollo: A Graphic Guide to Mankind's Greatest Mission
The Mission of a Lifetime: Lessons from the Men Who Went to the Moon
Moon Rush: The New Space Race
Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

New Releases

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America's Reluctant Prince: The Life of John F. Kennedy Jr.
Unfreedom of the Press
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations
The Kennedy Heirs: John, Caroline, and the New Generation - A Legacy of Triumph and Tragedy
The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, a Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels
The Guarded Gate: Bigotry, Eugenics and the Law That Kept Two Generations of Jews, Italians, and Other European Immigrants Out of America
D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World War II
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery

Coming Soon

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Thank You for My Service Pre-Order Now
Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth Pre-Order Now
The Way I Heard It Pre-Order Now
Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead Pre-Order Now
The Library Book Pre-Order Now
Crisis in the Red Zone: The Story of the Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History, and of the Outbreaks to Come Pre-Order Now
Fire and Fortitude: The US Army in the Pacific War, 1941-1943 Pre-Order Now
Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Pre-Order Now
Leadership: In Turbulent Times Pre-Order Now
Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands Pre-Order Now
The Long Southern Strategy: How Chasing White Voters in the South Changed American Politics Pre-Order Now
The Liberation of Paris: How Eisenhower, de Gaulle, and von Choltitz Saved the City of Light Pre-Order Now
Mythos Pre-Order Now
Don Troiani's Campaign to Saratoga - 1777: The Turning Point of the Revolutionary War in Paintings, Artifacts, and Historical Narrative Pre-Order Now