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"In The Lost Founding Father Cooper speaks to our times on national best interest in opposition to partisan politics."

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Biographer James Thomas Flexner has called George Washington the “indispensable man” of the American Revolution.

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“provides a fresh perspective on the strategic options each combatant faced as the once European war became truly global in 1941 . . .”

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Historians, like archeologists, play an invaluable role uncovering all-but-forgotten people of the past, thus helping provide a better picture of the present.

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“What better way could one take a journey in an easy chair?”

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“books like this remind us of the human cost of war and the sacrifices made by soldiers who answered their country’s call . . .”

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“This impressive book is an outstanding companion volume that covers the war from many perspectives . . .”

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“a great resource, but sadly, offers little understanding of how modern 20th century political culture was forged and the role radical women and men played in this critical development.”

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“a solid introductory volume to anyone wishing to learn about America’s airborne forces in World War II . . .”

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“disturbing, revealing, and vitally important.”

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In case the nonstop celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt.

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The history of the United States is still full of topics yet to be researched, explored, and revealed in book or other form.

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Environmental historian Miles Powell has provided a new and provocative angle to the history of the American conservation/preservation movement through the lens of its racial logics.

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It is always gratifying to learn history you don’t know.

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A Mind to Stay is a revealing history of much of the otherwise lost reality of thousands of plantations that lack documentation.”

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Jules Dassin’s classic film noir of New York, The Naked City, was released in 1948.

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We elect our leaders with a hope and a prayer. We generally do not know much about these men and women, except as they reveal themselves during a campaign.

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In this nonfiction work, the granddaughter of the late Abraham Zapruder relates the circumstances surrounding the filming of President Kennedy’s assassination on November 22, 1963, in Dallas, TX.

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Newspaper editor John O’Sullivan is generally credited with the development of, if not necessarily coining, the expression Manifest Destiny, the notion or idea that the United States of America sho

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John Avlon calls George Washington’s Farewell Address “the most famous American speech you’ve never read.” His new book, Washington’s Farewell, explores the history, intellectual formation

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Susan Quinn’s new book addresses a facet of Eleanor Roosevelt’s life that has been hinted at but never fully developed.

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“Al Capone was a son, husband, and father who was looking for the best way to become a good provider for everyone.”

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This is not one Till tale but three. When young Emmett Till was murdered in Money, Mississippi, in 1955, his death changed the Civil Rights Movement and American history.

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