Results for Nonfiction + 20th Century (multiple decades), set in USA

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  • Solitary
    Albert Woodfox
    Hardcover: 03/05/2019
     
    A chronicle of rare power and humanity that proves the better spirits of our nature can thrive against any ...
  • When Death Becomes Life: Notes from a Transplant Surgeon
    Joshua D. Mezrich
    Hardcover: 01/15/2019
     
    A gifted surgeon illuminates one of the most profound, awe-inspiring, and deeply affecting achievements of ...
  • A Mind Unraveled: A Memoir
    Kurt Eichenwald
    Hardcover: 10/16/2018
     
    The compelling story of an acclaimed journalist and New York Times bestselling author's ongoing struggle with ...
  • The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
    Paige Williams
    Hardcover: 09/11/2018
     
    New Yorker magazine staff writer Paige Williams explores the riveting and perilous world of fossil collectors ...
  • The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease
    Meredith Wadman
    Paperback: 09/04/2018
     
    The epic and controversial story of a major breakthrough in cell biology that led to the conquest of rubella ...
  • A Girl's Guide to Missiles: Growing Up in America's Secret Desert
    Karen Piper
    Hardcover: 08/14/2018
     
    A poignant, surreal, and fearlessly honest look at growing up on one of the most secretive weapons ...
  • Educated: A Memoir
    Tara Westover
    Hardcover: 02/20/2018
     
    Winner of the 2018 BookBrowse Nonfiction Award

    An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of ...

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