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SPEARHEADS FOR REFORM

By: ALLEN F. DAVIS

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ISBN: 1199112119

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FORGOTTEN MAN : A NEW HISTORY OF THE GRE

By: AMITY SHLAES

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ISBN: 0060936428

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In The Forgotten Man, Amity Shlaes, one of the nation's most-respected economic commentators, offers a striking reinterpretation of the Great Depression. She traces the mounting agony of the New Dealers and the moving stories of individual citizens who through their brave perseverance helped establish the steadfast character we recognize as American today. View more info

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FORGOTTEN MAN : A NEW HISTORY OF THE GRE

By: AMITY SHLAES

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ISBN: 0060936428

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In The Forgotten Man, Amity Shlaes, one of the nation's most-respected economic commentators, offers a striking reinterpretation of the Great Depression. She traces the mounting agony of the New Dealers and the moving stories of individual citizens who through their brave perseverance helped establish the steadfast character we recognize as American today. View more info

COMING OF THE NEW DEAL

By: ARTHUR M. SCHLESINGER

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Publisher: SENTRY INDUSTRIES INC.:

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ISBN: 1199459992

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RISE OF THE CITY 1878-1898

By: ARTHUR M. SCHLESINGER

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Publisher: MACMILLAN COMPANY:

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ISBN: 1199448907

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FROM THE SECRET FILES OF J. EDGAR HOOVER

By: ATHAN THEOHARIS

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ISBN: 1566630177

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Documents uncovered from the late FBI director's secret files reveal for the first time the shocking extent of FBI activities in collecting and using derogatory information about prominent Americans and political groups. Historian Athan Theoharis charges that Hoover was an "indirect blackmailer," exploiting the FBI's resources to serve the political interests of the White House and to advance his own political and moral agenda. None of the documents in five separate secr... View more info

DIES COMMITTEE UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES

By: AUGUST RAYMON OGDEN

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ISBN: 1199298050

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A study of the Special House Committee for the Investigatio n of Un-American Activities 1938-1944 jacket with darkenin g along the edges minor wear at the extremities. View more info

PERSONAL NIXON : STAYING ON THE SUMMIT

By: BARUCH KORFF

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Publisher: FAIRNESS PUBLISHING:

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ISBN: 1199110426

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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1865

By: BIRDSALL S. VIAULT

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ISBN: 0070674523

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GREAT REVOLT AND ITS LEADERS

By: CARLETON BEALS

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ISBN: 1199463116

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INVISIBLE SCAR

By: CAROLINE BIRD

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Publisher: POCKET BOOKS:

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ISBN: 1199458880

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PROFILES IN COURAGE FOR OUR TIME

By: CAROLINE KENNEDY

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Publisher: HYPERION:

Seller ID: IM493200

ISBN: 0786867930

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In the spirit of John F. Kennedy's Pulitzer Prize-winning Profiles in Courage, 13 essays honoring modern-day political heroes, penned by a collection of stellar authors.Nearly half a century after then-Senator John F. Kennedy was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Profiles in Courage, his masterful portrait of American heroes, the words "politician" and "courage" are rarely uttered in the same breath. But, as this celebration of modern political bravery amply demonstrates... View more info

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IN THE GREAT MAELSTROM

By: CHARLES J. HOLDEN

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ISBN: 1570034761

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Conservatives in Post-Civil War South Carolina. View more info

AMERICANS : THE NATIONAL EXPERIENCE

By: DANIEL J. BOORSTIN

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ISBN: 1199367915

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LAST CALL: THE RISE AND FALL OF PROHIBITION

By: DANIEL OKRENT

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Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM231252

ISBN: 0743277023

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A brilliant, authoritative, and fascinating history of America's most puzzling era, the years 1920 to 1933, when the U.S. Constitution was amended to restrict one of America's favorite pastimes: drinking alcoholic beverages. From its start, America has been awash in drink. The sailing vessel that brought John Winthrop to the shores of the New World in 1630 carried more beer than water. By the 1820s, liquor flowed so plentifully it was cheaper than tea. That Americans... View more info

RIGHTS IN CONFLICT

By: DANIEL WALKER

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Publisher: E.P. DUTTON:

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ISBN: 1199122998

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FIFTIES

By: DAVID HALBERSTAM

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Seller ID: IM470187

ISBN: 0449909336

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GREAT DELUGE : HURRICANE KATRINA NEW OR

By: DOUGLAS BRINKLEY

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Seller ID: IM18188

ISBN: 0061148490

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In the span of five violent hours on August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina destroyed major Gulf Coast cities and flattened 150 miles of coastline. But it was only the first stage of a shocking triple tragedy. On the heels of one of the three strongest hurricanes ever to make landfall in the United States came the storm-surge flooding, which submerged a half-million homes--followed by the human tragedy of government mismanagement, which proved as cruel as the natural disa... View more info

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BORN ALONG THE COLOR LINE

By: EBEN MILLER

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Seller ID: IM503249

ISBN: 0195174550

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In August, 1933, dozens of people gathered amid seven large, canvas tents in a field near Amenia, in upstate New York. Joel Spingarn, president of the board of the NAACP, had called a conference to revitalize the flagging civil rights organization. In Amenia, such old lions as the 65 year-old W.E.B. DuBois would mingle with "the coming leaders of Negro thought." It was a fascinating encounter that would transform the civil rights movement. With elegant writing and pi... View more info

RENDEZVOUS WITH DESTINY

By: ERIC F. GOLDMAN

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ISBN: 1199231215

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SON OF THE MORNING STAR

By: EVAN S. CONNELL

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ISBN: 0060970030

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SON OF THE MORNING STAR

By: EVAN S. CONNELL

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ISBN: 0060970030

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WAR LOVERS : ROOSEVELT LODGE HEARST A

By: EVAN THOMAS

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Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

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ISBN: 031600409X

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On February 15th, 1898, the American ship USS "Maine "mysteriously exploded in the Havana Harbor. News of the blast quickly reached U.S. shores, where it was met by some not with alarm but great enthusiasm. A powerful group of war lovers agitated that the United States exert its muscle across the seas. Theodore Roosevelt and Henry Cabot Lodge were influential politicians dismayed by the "closing" of the Western frontier. William Randolph Hearst's New York" Journal" f... View more info

ONLY YESTERDAY : AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF

By: FREDERICK LEWIS ALLEN

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Publisher: PERENNIAL LIBRARY:

Seller ID: IM422619

ISBN: 1199062804

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SINCE YESTERDAY 1929-1939

By: FREDERICK LEWIS ALLEN

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Seller ID: IM423898

ISBN: 1199075590

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