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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 End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America
Alexander Hamilton
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington (B&N Exclusive)
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
Accidental Presidents: Eight Men Who Changed America
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow
First: Sandra Day O'Connor
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels


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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Unfreedom of the Press
Man's Search for Meaning - with New Foreward
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
Maids, Wives, Widows: Exploring Early Modern Women's Lives, 1540-1740
The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
Into Enemy Arms: The Remarkable True Story of a German Girl's Struggle against Nazism, and Her Daring Escape with the Allied Airman She Loved
Greetings from Bury Park (Blinded by the Light Movie Tie-In)
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win (New Edition)
Tobacco: A Cultural History of How an Exotic Plant Seduced Civilization
A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
Thank You for My Service

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Unfreedom of the Press
The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
Greetings from Bury Park (Blinded by the Light Movie Tie-In)
George Marshall: Defender of the Republic
America's Reluctant Prince: The Life of John F. Kennedy Jr.
The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California
Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force
One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon
Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations
Last Witnesses: An Oral History of the Children of World War II
Crisis in the Red Zone: The Story of the Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History, and of the Outbreaks to Come
Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War
The Volunteer: One Man, an Underground Army, and the Secret Mission to Destroy Auschwitz
The Kennedy Heirs: John, Caroline, and the New Generation - A Legacy of Triumph and Tragedy

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Thank You for My Service
The Way I Heard It Pre-Order Now
Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead Pre-Order Now
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience Pre-Order Now
The Library Book Pre-Order Now
Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Prince Albert: The Man Who Saved the Monarchy Pre-Order Now
These Truths: A History of the United States Pre-Order Now
Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands Pre-Order Now
When Bishops Meet: An Essay Comparing Trent, Vatican I, and Vatican II Pre-Order Now
Mythos Pre-Order Now
Culture Jihad: How to Stop the Left from Killing a Nation Pre-Order Now
The Economists' Hour: False Prophets, Free Markets, and the Fracture of Society Pre-Order Now
Leadership: In Turbulent Times Pre-Order Now
So You Want to Talk about Race Pre-Order Now