"Partner to Power, however, 'reminds us that some of the most powerful people working in the White House, indeed in the whole of government, are often the least kn
On September 13, 1971, my Buffalo National Guard unit entered Attica State Prison where the prisoners had rioted and seized hostages.
It is unfortunate and even tragic in today's society that our history is so largely unknown, mostly untaught and unlearned.
“The 50th anniversary . . . should be retold as a tribute to these long forgotten heroes that answered their county’s call in this controversial war.”
No book could have a more auspicious moment of publication than Simon Baatz’s The Girl on the Velvet Swing.
“Can America find the vital spark needed to walk the cooperative pathway?”
What are Americans afraid of?
“In This Grand Experiment, Jessica Ziparo tells the history of female federal employees in Washington, DC, 1861–1865, ‘an important but overlooked
“Gordon argues that the Klan represents how some of the most primitive political passions are rooted in fear and hatred of otherness—and a willingness to exploit these sentiments for purpos
“a book not only fascinating but necessary for these trying times.”
“sets the standard for a single volume military history text on the American Revolution.”
"This work makes for thought provoking good reading including finding much lost history."
“a brilliant and deeply informed must-read for anyone seriously interested in geopolitics, the history of Empire, and the shape of the future.”
“For anyone who enjoys reading about American history, this book is most enjoyable, informative, and belongs on the library shelf.”
“This is a straightforward, well-told, and uplifting personal story of what essentially represents the American dream.”
“Merry’s book is a needed corrective to the underestimation of McKinley by professional historians.”
Brooks Brothers is commemorating its bicentennial year this year, and what better way to celebrate than to serve up a monograph that recounts its history via compelling visuals and great text.
"Essential Witness reminds the reader of what quality, talent, and technical expertise meant in photography and with America's railroads as a subject."
"Read this book. Do not wait until some modern Buffalo Bill makes this story into another epic movie about the West's greatest show!"
"In The Lost Founding Father Cooper speaks to our times on national best interest in opposition to partisan politics."
Biographer James Thomas Flexner has called George Washington the “indispensable man” of the American Revolution.
“provides a fresh perspective on the strategic options each combatant faced as the once European war became truly global in 1941 . . .”
Historians, like archeologists, play an invaluable role uncovering all-but-forgotten people of the past, thus helping provide a better picture of the present.
“What better way could one take a journey in an easy chair?”
“books like this remind us of the human cost of war and the sacrifices made by soldiers who answered their country’s call . . .”