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Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of American National Security Policy during the Cold War

Strategies of Containment (2nd ed.)

A Critical Appraisal of American National Security Policy during the Cold War

Oxford University Press (2005)
US$11.69

This updated edition of Gaddis' classic carries the history of containment through the end of the...

Lion and the Journalist: The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop

Lion and the Journalist

The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop

Lyons Press (2011)
US$24.50

A New York Times Bestseller Theodore Roosevelt, accidental president, and Joseph Bishop,...

Truman
Simon & Schuster (2003)
US$13.99

The Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Harry S. Truman, whose presidency included momentous events...

The Great Depression and the New Deal: A Very Short Introduction
Oxford University Press (2008)
US$7.19

The New Deal shaped our nation's politics for decades, and was seen by many as tantamount to the...

The Twentieth Century: A People's History

The Twentieth Century

A People's History

HarperCollins (2009)
US$12.76

Containing just the twentieth-century chapters from Howard Zinn's bestselling A People's History of...

FDR
Random House Publishing Group (2007)
US$7.27

NATIONAL BESTSELLER - "A model presidential biography... Now, at last, we have a biography that is...

The First Way of War: American War Making on the Frontier, 1607–1814

The First Way of War

American War Making on the Frontier, 1607–1814

Cambridge University Press (2005)
US$22.00

This 2005 book shows how war waged against Indian noncombatant population and agricultural resources...

Flapper: A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern

Flapper

A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern

Crown/Archetype (2009)
US$14.55

Flapper is a dazzling look at the women who heralded a radical change in American culture and...

The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression

The Forgotten Man

A New History of the Great Depression

HarperCollins (2009)
US$12.01

In The Forgotten Man , Amity Shlaes, one of the nation's most-respected economic commentators,...

Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945

Freedom from Fear

The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945

Oxford University Press (1999)
US$15.29

Between 1929 and 1945, two great travails were visited upon the American people: the Great...