|Theodore Roosevelt For The Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy||Dan Abrams||
THEODORE ROOSEVELT FOR THE DEFENSE follows ex-President Teddy Roosevelt defending himself from a...
|John Adams Under Fire: The Founding Father's Fight for Justice in the Boston Massacre Murder Trial||Dan Abrams||
JOHN ADAMS UNDER FIRE follows the aftermath of the Boston Massacre, where British soldier fired on civilians in Boston in 1770, which many believe to be the first shots fired in the American Revolution. Despite the outcry from his fellow patriots, the young lawyer John Adams vowed that the soldiers would receive a fair...
|The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777||Rick Atkinson||
THE BRITISH ARE COMING is the beginning of Rick Atkinson's new series about the American Revolution. This volume tells the story of the war from the first shots fired in Lexington and Concord to the end of Washington's 1777 winter campaign with a victory at Princeton, New Jersey.
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|America's Great Storm: Leading Through Hurricane Katrina||Hayley Barbour||
AMERICA'S GREAT STORM: LEADING THROUGH HURRICANE KATRINA gives a complete inside view of the results of the costliest natural disaster in American history. This is the story of rebuilding the entire housing, transportation, and education infrastructure of South Mississippi and the Gulf Coast.
|The Bill of Rights: The Fight to Secure America's Liberties||Carol Berkin||
THE BILL OF RIGHTS: THE FIGHT TO SECURE AMERICA'S LIBERTIES is an important volume that addresses what the founding fathers had in mind concerning The Bill of Rights and will help answer some of the debates we're still having today.
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|A Self-Made Man, 1809-1849: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln||Sidney Blumenthal||
A SELF-MADE MAN 1809 - 1849: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN begins with Lincoln's childhood and his thoughts of his father's slave. The author's prodigious research and political expertise gives the reader a unique glimpse at the early years. This is the first volume of an anticipated set of four.
|Wrestling with His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1956||Sidney Blumenthal||
WRESTLING WITH HIS ANGEL: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VOLUME 2, 1849-1856 is the second volume of Sidney Blumenthal's acclaimed, landmark biography, and reveals the future president's genius during the most decisive period of his political life.
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|All the Powers of Earth: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. III, 1856-1860||Sidney Blumenthal||
A SELF-MADE MAN 1809 - 1849: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN covers The Great Emancipator's...
|Rightful Heritage||Douglas Brinkley||
RIGHTFUL HERITAGE: FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AND THE LAND OF AMERICA is a true epic chronicle that displays FDR's passion for nature, and how his actions had such a powerful effect on our ecology. Considering what FDR faced in the depression and World War II, this is a remarkable insight.
|Portraits of Courage: A Commander In Chief's Tribute To America's Warriors||George W. Bush||
PORTRAITS OF COURAGE: A COMMANDER IN CHIEF'S TRIBUTE TO AMERICA'S WARRIORS is a collection of sixty-six oil paintings and stories honoring the sacrifices and courage of America's military veterans. President Bush personally knows every hero in the book.
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