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  • Dupesby Paul Kengor

    Intercollegiate Studies Institute 2014; US$ 14.99

    ?Nothing short of horrifying . . . In terms of putting the last 100 years in perspective,  Dupes  may be one of the most significant literary offerings of our time.? ? Washington Times more...

  • Blue Collar Intellectualsby Daniel Flynn

    Intercollegiate Studies Institute 2014; US$ 14.99

    Stupid is the new smart?but it wasn?t always so more...

  • The Good Yearsby Walter Lord

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99

    Lord?s account of the optimism and spirit that marked the beginning of the twentieth century for America Though remarkable in their own right, the first fifteen years of the 1900s had the misfortune of being sandwiched between?and overshadowed by?the Gilded Age and the First World War. In The Good Years , Walter Lord remedies this neglect, bringing... more...

  • The Workshop of Democracyby James MacGregor Burns

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 9.99

    The second volume of Burns?s acclaimed history of America, from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the Great Depression   Abraham Lincoln?s Gettysburg Address pointed to a new way to preserve an old hope?that democracy might prove a vibrant and lasting form of government for people of different races, religions, and aspirations. The... more...

  • The Crosswinds of Freedomby James MacGregor Burns

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99

    The final volume of Burns?s classic history of the American Experiment, from the election of FDR to the final days of the Cold War   Crosswinds of Freedom is an articulate and incisive examination of the United States during its rise to become the world?s sole superpower. Here is a young democracy transformed by the Great Depression, the Second... more...

  • Cocaineby Marc Olden Road 2012; US$ 7.99

    A meticulous account of the greatest drug scourge the country has ever seen Before crack, there was cocaine. In 1972, New Yorkers bought more powdered cocaine than heroin, and they paid dearly for it. Pimps, rock stars, UN delegates, and high school students all turned on with snow. Some used casually, and some threw their lives away for its fleeting... more...

  • The San Francisco Earthquakeby Gordon Thomas; Max Morgan-Witts

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 7.99

    This is the story of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906: It contains never before published documents of the insurance companies, the military, and the Red Cross to tear away the myths and expose the real villains and heroes The last big earthquake in the United States came at 5:13 a.m. on April 18, 1906, in San Francisco. No one knows when the... more...

  • The Yellow Kidsby Joyce Milton

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 3.99

    The amazing story behind the greatest newspapermen to ever live?Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst?lies primarily hidden with their reporters who were in the field. They risked their lives in Cuba as the country grappled for independence simply to ?get the story? and write what were not always the most accurate accounts, but were definitely... more...

  • The Day the Bubble Burstby Gordon Thomas; Max Morgan-Witts

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 7.99

    A riveting living history about Black Tuesday, October 29, 1929. Captures the era, the intoxicating expectancy, and the hope that ruled men?s hearts and minds before the bubble burst and the black despair of the decade that followed. more...

  • The Childrenby David Halberstam

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99

    David Halberstam?s New York Times Notable Book?a riveting account of the brave individuals at the core of the civil rights movement The young men and women at the heart of David Halberstam?s brilliant and poignant The Children came together through Reverend James Lawson?s workshops on nonviolence. Idealistic and determined, they showed... more...