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The Kennedys: an American drama

By: Collier, Peter and David Horowitz

Price: $4.69

Publisher: New York, Summit Books: 1984

Seller ID: 1433


A national bestseller based on hundreds of interviews with family members and associates, archival research, and previously unused sources reveals the all-too-human saga behind a high profile political family. View more info

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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

By: Hillenbrand, Laura

Price: $9.33

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2010

Seller ID: 1508


On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane’s bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. So began one of the most extraordinary odysseys of the Second World War. The lieutenant’s name was Louis Zamperini. In boyhood, ... View more info

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Among the Heroes: United Flight 93 and the passengers and crew who fought back

By: Longman, Jere

Price: $6.24

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811


Ex-Library; Of the four horrific hijackings on September 11, Flight 93 resonates as one of epic resistance. At a time when the United States appeared defenseless against an unfamiliar foe, the gallant passengers and crew of Flight 93 provided for many Americans a measure of victory in the midst of unthinkable defeat. Together, they seemingly accomplished what all the security guards and soldiers, military pilots and government officials, could not -- they thwarted the te... View more info

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Catherine: the Great Portrait of a Woman

By: Massie, Robert K.

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1511


Ex-Library; Born into a minor noble family, Catherine transformed herself into Empress of Russia by sheer determination. Possessing a brilliant mind and an insatiable curiosity as a young woman, she devoured the works of Enlightenment philosophers and, when she reached the throne, attempted to use their principles to guide her rule of the vast and backward Russian empire. She knew or corresponded with the preeminent historical figures of her time: Voltaire, Diderot, Fred... View more info

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Franklin and Winston: an Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship

By: Meacham, Jon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2004

Seller ID: 232


512 pages; The most complete portrait ever drawn of the complex emotional connection between two of history’s towering leadersFranklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill were the greatest leaders of “the Greatest Generation. ” In Franklin and Winston, Jon Meacham explores the fascinating relationship between the two men who piloted the free world to victory in World War II. It was a crucial friendship, and a unique one—a president and a prime minister spending enorm... View more info

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My American Journey

By: Powell, Colin L. and Joseph Persico

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1996

Seller ID: 1602


This is the powerful story of a life well lived and well told. At a time when Americans feel disenchanted with their leaders, General Powell's passionate views on family, personal responsibility, and, in his own words, "the greatness of America and the opportunities it offers" inspire hope and present a blueprint for the future. An utterly absorbing account, it is history with a vision. View more info

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Me 'n Henry

By: Swan, Walter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Swan Enterprises: 1987

Seller ID: 103


A story about two boys growing up on the old family homestead in Cochise County when Arizona was an infant state. View more info

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Corrie Ten Boom

By: Wellman, Sam

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Barbour Publishing Incorporated: 2004

Seller ID: 446


Heroes of the Faith; People need inspiration like never before--stories of legendary, faith-filled heroes who met amazing obstacles with courage and even joy...stories of godly men and women who changed the world. Barbour's Heroes of the Faith series--in a new format at a new lower price--will inspire readers with the bravery, commitment, perseverance, and wisdom of these great Christian leaders. View more info

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The Mapmaker's Wife: a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon

By: Whitaker, Robert

Price: $4.33

Publisher: New York, Delta Trade Paperbacks: 2005

Seller ID: 1022


The year is 1735. A decade-long expedition to South America is launched by a team of French scientists racing to measure the circumference of the earth and to reveal the mysteries of a little-known continent to a world hungry for discovery and knowledge. From this extraordinary journey arose an unlikely love between one scientist and a beautiful Peruvian noblewoman. Victims of a tangled web of international politics, Jean Godin and Isabel Gramesón’s destiny would ulti... View more info

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Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan

By: Wilber, Del Quentin

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 2011

Seller ID: 1012


For the first time, a minute-by-minute account of the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. On March 30, 1981, President Reagan walked out of a hotel in Washington, D. C. , and was shot by a would-be assassin. For years, few people knew the truth about how close the president came to dying, and no one has ever written a detailed narrative of that harrowing day. Now, drawing on exclusive new interviews, Del Quentin Wilber tells the electrifying story of a moment wh... View more info