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  • Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
    Liza Mundy
    Hardcover: 10/10/2017
     
    "Code Girls reveals a hidden army of female cryptographers, whose work played a crucial role in ending World ...
  • A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
    Alexis Okeowo
    Hardcover: 10/03/2017
     
    In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by ...
  • Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
    Heather Harpham
    Hardcover: 08/01/2017
     
    A shirt-grabbing, page-turning love story that follows a one-of-a-kind family through twists of fate that ...
  • I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad
    Souad Mekhennet
    Hardcover: 06/13/2017
     
    "I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio...
  • The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
    Kate Moore
    Hardcover: 05/02/2017
     
    The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark danger.
  • Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory
    Lydia Reeder
    Hardcover: 01/24/2017
     
    The Boys in the Boat meets A League of Their Own in this true story of a Depression-era championship women's ...
  • Joan of Arc: A History
    Helen Castor
    Paperback: 05/17/2016
     
    From the author of the acclaimed She-Wolves, the complex, surprising, and engaging story of one of the most ...

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