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  • A Brutal Reckoning: The Creek Indians and the Epic War for the American South by Peter Cozzens

    A Brutal Reckoning: The Creek Indians and the Epic War for the American South by Peter Cozzens

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    'Cozzens is a master storyteller' The Times'Extremely well researched' Times Literary SupplementFrom the devastating invasion by Spanish conquistadors in the sixteenth century to the relentless pressure from white settlers 150 years later, A Brutal...
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  • Nimitz at War: Command Leadership from Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay by Craig L. Symonds

    Nimitz at War: Command Leadership from Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay by Craig L. Symonds

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    From America's preeminent naval historian, the first full-length portrait in over fifty years of the man who won the war in the Pacific in World War Two-"destined," says Andrew Roberts, "to be the defining life of Chester Nimitz for a long time to come."...
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  • The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton 9780486496368

    The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton 9780486496368

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780486496368Author Alexander HamiltonFormat PaperbackPage Count 448Imprint Dover Publications Inc.Publisher Dover Publications Inc.Weight(grams)...
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  • The Island That Disappeared: Old Providence and the Making of the Western World by Tom Feiling

    The Island That Disappeared: Old Providence and the Making of the Western World by Tom Feiling

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781911184041Author Tom FeilingFormat PaperbackPage Count 400Imprint Explore Books (London)Publisher Explore Books (London)Weight(grams) 620g
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  • The American Future: A History From The Founding Fathers To Barack Obama by Simon Schama

    The American Future: A History From The Founding Fathers To Barack Obama by Simon Schama

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    The American Future traces the history of a country whose most enduring trait is its capacity for self-renewal, especially at times of disaster. Examining issues of power, race and immigration, religious fervour and prosperity, this masterful portrait of...
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  • The Maya: A Very Short Introduction by Matthew Restall

    The Maya: A Very Short Introduction by Matthew Restall

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    The Maya forged one of the greatest societies in the history of the ancient Americas - and in all of human history. Long before contact with Europeans, Maya communities built spectacular cities with large, well-fed large populations. They mastered the...
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  • The Inca: Lost Civilizations by Kevin Lane 9781789145465

    The Inca: Lost Civilizations by Kevin Lane 9781789145465

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    From their mythical origins to astonishing feats of engineering, an expertly informed reassessment of one of the great empires of the Americas: the Inca. In their heyday, the Inca ruled over the largest land empire in the Americas, reaching the pinnacle...
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  • The Human Factor: Gorbachev, Reagan, and Thatcher, and the End of the Cold War by Archie Brown

    The Human Factor: Gorbachev, Reagan, and Thatcher, and the End of the Cold War by Archie Brown

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    In this penetrating analysis of the role of political leadership in the Cold War's ending, Archie Brown shows why the popular view that Western economic and military strength left the Soviet Union with no alternative but to admit defeat is wrong. To...
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  • Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior's Life and Legacy by William Matson

    Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior's Life and Legacy by William Matson

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781423657972Author William MatsonFormat PaperbackPage Count 256Imprint Gibbs M. Smith IncPublisher Gibbs M. Smith Inc
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  • Enslaved: The Sunken History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade by Sean Kingsley 9781639364589

    Enslaved: The Sunken History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade by Sean Kingsley 9781639364589

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    A riveting and illuminating exploration of the transatlantic slave trade by an intrepid team of divers seeking to reclaim the stories of their ancestors. "For me, Enslaved is an attempt to give a voice to the millions whose voices were silenced."-Samuel...
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  • 1493: How Europe's Discovery of the Americas Revolutionized Trade, Ecology and Life on Earth by Charles C. Mann

    1493: How Europe's Discovery of the Americas Revolutionized Trade, Ecology and Life on Earth by Charles C. Mann

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    Two hundred million years ago the earth consisted of a single vast continent, Pangea, surrounded by a great planetary sea. Continental drift tore apart Pangaea, and for millennia the hemispheres were separate, evolving almost entirely different suites of...
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  • Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs by Camilla Townsend 9780190673062

    Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs by Camilla Townsend 9780190673062

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    In November 1519, Hernando Cortes walked along a causeway leading to the capital of the Aztec kingdom and came face to face with Moctezuma. That story--and the story of what happened afterwards--has been told many times, but always following the...
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  • Titanic: Minute by Minute by Jonathan Mayo 9781780726342

    Titanic: Minute by Minute by Jonathan Mayo 9781780726342

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    2.20am on 15th April 1912, the Titanic is plunging 12,000 feet to the ocean floor. Machinery, coal, crystal goblets, pianos and jewellery all tumbled through the dark water. Hundreds of passengers and crew remained trapped below decks - hundreds more...
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  • Drake: England's Greatest Seafarer by Ernle Bradford 9781497637856

    Drake: England's Greatest Seafarer by Ernle Bradford 9781497637856

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    The authoritative biography of British explorer Sir Francis Drake, from the bestselling author of The Great Siege. Long considered one of the great heroes of British history, Sir Francis Drake was a brilliant navigator, intrepid explorer, and fearsome...
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  • A Brief History of America by Jeremy Black 9781472147387

    A Brief History of America by Jeremy Black 9781472147387

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    The next in this series of admirably concise yet nevertheless comprehensive titles looks at the history of all Americans as well as America; its environmental history and its linkage to economic history; the political shaping of America; and America in...
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  • Last Stand of Tin Can Soldiers: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the US Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer

    Last Stand of Tin Can Soldiers: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the US Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.AwardsWinner of Samuel Eliot Morison Prize 2004.Book InformationISBN 9780553381481Author James D. HornfischerFormat PaperbackPage Count 512Imprint Presidio PressPublisher Random...
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  • The Gold Machine: In the Tracks of the Mule Dancers by Iain Sinclair

    The Gold Machine: In the Tracks of the Mule Dancers by Iain Sinclair

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    A New Statesman Book of the Year, 2021 'Follow Iain Sinclair into the cloud jungles of Peru and emerge questioning all that seemed so solid and immutable.' Barry Miles From the award-winning author of The Last London and Lights Out for the...
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  • Capitalism and Slavery by Eric Williams 9781469663685

    Capitalism and Slavery by Eric Williams 9781469663685

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    Slavery helped finance the Industrial Revolution in England. Plantation owners, shipbuilders, and merchants connected with the slave trade accumulated vast fortunes that established banks and heavy industry in Europe and expanded the reach of capitalism...
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  • A History of Brazil by E. Bradford Burns 9780231079556

    A History of Brazil by E. Bradford Burns 9780231079556

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    Here is a new edition of the book generally acclaimed as the best single-volume history of Brazil. It has been thoroughly revised and updated to include expanded treatment of intellectual, social, and popular history, and to provide increased coverage of...
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  • How Yiddish Changed America and How America Changed Yiddish by Ilan Stavans

    How Yiddish Changed America and How America Changed Yiddish by Ilan Stavans

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781632062260Author Ilan StavansFormat PaperbackPage Count 528Imprint Restless BooksPublisher Restless Books
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  • Letters concerning the English Nation by Voltaire 9780199555321

    Letters concerning the English Nation by Voltaire 9780199555321

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    Inspired by Voltaire's two-year stay in England (1726-8), this is one of the key works of the Enlightment. Exactly contemporary with Gulliver's Travels and The Beggar's Opera, Voltaire's controversial pronouncements on politics, philosophy, religion, and...
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  • Rez Life by David Treuer 9780802120823

    Rez Life by David Treuer 9780802120823

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780802120823Author David TreuerFormat PaperbackPage Count 352Imprint Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly PressPublisher Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press
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  • Mafia Spies: The Inside Story of the CIA, Gangsters, JFK, and Castro by Thomas Maier

    Mafia Spies: The Inside Story of the CIA, Gangsters, JFK, and Castro by Thomas Maier

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    From bestselling author and the producer of the hit cable series Masters of Sex, Thomas Maier, comes a true story of espionage and mobsters, based on the never-before-released JFK Files.From Vegas to Miami to Havana, the shocking connections between the...
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  • Hell's Gorge: The Battle to Build the Panama Canal by Matthew Parker 9780099484332

    Hell's Gorge: The Battle to Build the Panama Canal by Matthew Parker 9780099484332

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    2014 is the 100-year-anniversary of the panama canal: one of the most extraordinary engineering feats in world history.Hell's Gorge traces a heroic dream that spanned four centuries: to build a canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.The human cost...
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  • The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 by Rick Atkinson

    The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 by Rick Atkinson

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    'To say that Atkinson can tell a story is like saying Sinatra can sing ... A powerful new voice has been added to the dialogue about [America's] origins as a people and a nation. It is difficult to imagine any reader putting this beguiling...
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  • Healing Haunted Histories: A Settler Discipleship of Decolonization by Elaine Enns 9781725255364

    Healing Haunted Histories: A Settler Discipleship of Decolonization by Elaine Enns 9781725255364

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781725255364Author Elaine EnnsFormat HardbackPage Count 420Imprint Wipf & Stock PublishersPublisher Wipf & Stock PublishersWeight(grams) 735gDimensions(mm)...
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  • A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca by Andre Resendez

    A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca by Andre Resendez

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    In 1528, a mission set out from Spain to colonize Florida. But the expedition went horribly wrong: Delayed by a hurricane, knocked off course by a colossal error of navigation, and ultimately doomed by a disastrous decision to separate the men from their...
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  • A Future in Ruins: UNESCO, World Heritage, and the Dream of Peace by Lynn Meskell

    A Future in Ruins: UNESCO, World Heritage, and the Dream of Peace by Lynn Meskell

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    Best known for its World Heritage program committed to "the identification, protection and preservation of cultural and natural heritage around the world considered to be of outstanding value to humanity," the United Nations Educational, Scientific and...
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  • Cowboy - American Icon: A Short History of Wild West Culture by Daniel Pruitt 9780228104490

    Cowboy - American Icon: A Short History of Wild West Culture by Daniel Pruitt 9780228104490

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    A sweeping visual history of the iconic figure of the Old West - and the present west. Cattle were introduced to North America as early as the 1680s. But the true era of the cowboy required an intersection of inventions and conditions that finally...
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  • Goose Green by Mark Adkin

    Goose Green by Mark Adkin

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    Reissued for the 40th anniversary of the Falklands conflictThe most in-depth and powerful account yet published of the first crucial clash of the Falklands war - told from both sides.'Thorough and exhaustive' Daily Telegraph'An excellent and fast paced...
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  • 1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C Mann

    1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C Mann

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781400032051Author Charles C. MannFormat PaperbackPage Count 576Imprint Random House IncPublisher Random House USA IncWeight(grams) 527gDimensions(mm) 203mm...
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  • Mass Uprisings in the USSR: Protest and Rebellion in the Post-Stalin Years: Protest and Rebellion in the Post-Stalin Years by V. A. Kozlov

    Mass Uprisings in the USSR: Protest and Rebellion in the Post-Stalin Years: Protest and Rebellion in the Post-Stalin Years by V. A. Kozlov

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    Until recent times, incidents of mass unrest in the USSR were shrouded in official secrecy. Now this pioneering work by historian Vladimir A. Kozlov has opened up these hidden chapters of Soviet history. It details an astonishing variety of widespread...
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  • Why America Loses Wars Why America Loses Wars: Limited War and US Strategy from the Korean War to the Present by Donald Stoker

    Why America Loses Wars Why America Loses Wars: Limited War and US Strategy from the Korean War to the Present by Donald Stoker

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    How can you achieve victory in war if you don't have a clear idea of your political aims and a vision of what victory means? In this provocative challenge to US political aims and strategy, Donald Stoker argues that America endures endless wars because...
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  • Ding Dong! Avon Calling!: The Women and Men of Avon Products, Incorporated by Katina Manko

    Ding Dong! Avon Calling!: The Women and Men of Avon Products, Incorporated by Katina Manko

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    The Avon Lady acquired iconic status in twentieth century American culture. This first history of Avon tells the story of a direct sales company that was both a giant in its industry and a kitchen-table entrepreneurial venture. With their distinctive...
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  • The Big Truth: Upholding Democracy in the Age of "The Big Lie" by Major Garrett

    The Big Truth: Upholding Democracy in the Age of "The Big Lie" by Major Garrett

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    When a seven-million-vote margin of victory and 306 electoral votes pointed to Joe Biden as the victor in the 2020 Presidential Election, Trump-fueled conspiracy theories exploded. In The Big Truth, CBS's Chief Washington correspondent Major...
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  • The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King by Rich Cohen 9781250033314

    The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King by Rich Cohen 9781250033314

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781250033314Author Rich CohenFormat PaperbackPage Count 288Imprint Picador USAPublisher Picador USAWeight(grams) 272gDimensions(mm) 208mm * 140mm * 20mm
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  • In America: Travels with John Steinbeck by Geert Mak

    In America: Travels with John Steinbeck by Geert Mak

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    In 1960 John Steinbeck and his dog Charley set out in their green pickup truck to rediscover the soul of America, visiting small towns and cities from New York to New Orleans.The trip became Travels With Charley, one of his best-loved books.Half a...
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  • The Mexican Revolution: A Very Short Introduction by Alan Knight

    The Mexican Revolution: A Very Short Introduction by Alan Knight

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    The Mexican Revolution defined the sociopolitical experience of those living in Mexico in the twentieth century. Its subsequent legacy has provoked debate between those who interpret the ongoing myth of the Revolution and those who adopt the more...
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  • The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction by Matthew Restall 9780195392296

    The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction by Matthew Restall 9780195392296

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    With startling speed, Spanish conquistadors invaded hundreds of Native American kingdoms, took over the mighty empires of the Aztecs and Incas, and initiated an unprecedented redistribution of the world's resources and balance of power. They changed the...
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  • Negroland: A Memoir by Margo Jefferson 9781783783397

    Negroland: A Memoir by Margo Jefferson 9781783783397

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    'Jefferson's eye for details yields some devastatingly honest and painful insights' The Times 'Captivating... Charm is this book's watchword' Colin Grant, Guardian The daughter of a successful paediatrician and a fashionable socialite, Margo...
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