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  • Of Arms and Artists: The American Revolution Through Painters' Eyes
    Paul Staiti
    Paperback: 09/19/2017
     
    A fascinating look at how the art world viewed the American Revolution, and how their work still effects the ...
  • A Disappearance in Damascus: Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War
    Deborah Campbell
    Hardcover: 09/05/2017
     
    In the midst of an unfolding international crisis, renowned journalist Deborah Campbell finds herself swept up...
  • The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy
    Henry Hemming
    Paperback: 09/13/2016
     
    The untold story of an enigmatic genius who changed warfare forever.
  • The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory
    Julie Checkoway
    Paperback: 06/21/2016
     
    The inspirational, untold story of impoverished children who transformed themselves into world-class swimmers.
  • Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
    Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    Karen Abbott tells the stories of four courageous women - a socialite, a farmgirl, an abolitionist, and a ...
  • Zero Night: The Untold Story of World War Two's Greatest Escape
    Mark Felton
    Hardcover: 08/25/2015
     
    On August 30, 1942 - 'Zero Night' - 40 Allied officers staged the most audacious mass escape of World War II. ...

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