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New Women in the Old West
New Women in the Old West

A riveting history of the American West told for the first time through the pioneering women who used the challenges of…

Names of New York
Names of New York

A short, fascinating journey into the past, present, and future of New York City through its place names and the stories…

The Burning
The Burning

With chilling details, humanity, and the narrative thrust of compelling fiction, The Burning recreates the town of…

A Single Star and Bloody Knuckles
A Single Star and Bloody Knuckles

Traces the state's conflicted and dramatic evolution over the past 150 years through its pivotal political players,…

How Iceland Changed the World
How Iceland Changed the World

The untold story of how one tiny island in the middle of the Atlantic has shaped the world for centuries.

American Republics
American Republics

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, the powerful story of a fragile nation as it expands across a contested…

Midnight's Borders
Midnight's Borders

The first true people's history of modern India, told through a seven-year, 9,000-mile journey along its many contested…

Voyagers
Voyagers

Charts the course of the seaborne migrations that populated the islands between Asia and the Americas from late…

Rhapsody

A fact-based historical novel set primarily in New York City in the 1920s and inspired by the decade-long relationship…

The Conductors

As a conductor on the Underground Railroad, Hetty Rhodes helped usher dozens of people north with her wits and magic. Now…

Vera

Narrowly surviving the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, a bordello proprietor's daughter bonds with an unlikely new family…

The Women of Chateau Lafayette

A multi-generational saga based on true events is set in an extraordinary castle in the heart of France, where a…

The Rebel Nun

Marj Charlier's The Rebel Nun is based on the true story of Clotild, the daughter of a sixth-century king and his…

Wild Women and the Blues

In an award-winning debut novel, a sharecropper's daughter navigates celebrity encounters, bootlegging and gangster…

Cloudmaker

Secretly building an airplane during the summer of Amelia Earhart's final flight, a young tinkerer and an aspiring pilot…

Nothing the Same, Everything Haunted

A middle-aged Jewish man who fantasizes about being a cowboy goes on an eccentric quest across Europe after the 1941 Nazi…

Beatnik Buenos Aires

Argentine creators Diego Arandojo (writer) and Facundo Percio (artist) come together to celebrate a time in Argentine…

Violence in the Hill Country

An in-depth history of the Civil War in the Texas Hill Country, this book examines patterns of violence on the Texas…

A Thousand May Fall

A pathbreaking history of the Civil War centered on a regiment of immigrants and their brutal experience of the conflict…

The Western Front

In this narrative history, Nick Lloyd brings together the latest research from America, France, Britain, and Germany,…

The Bomber Mafia

Malcolm Gladwell weaves together the stories of a Dutch genius and his homemade computer, a band of brothers in central…

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