The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,130,202 members ⚫ 1,348,641 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
20th Century

Most popular at the top

  • Case Closedby Gerald Posner

    Open Road Media 2013; US$ 17.99

    Pulitzer Prize Finalist: “By far the most lucid and compelling account . . . of what probably did happen in Dallas—and what almost certainly did not.” — The New York Times Book Review The Kennedy assassination has reverberated for five decades, with tales of secret plots, multiple killers, and government cabals often overshadowing the event... more...

  • The Powers That Beby David Halberstam

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 17.99

    A Pulitzer Prize winner’s in-depth look at four media-business giants: CBS-TV, Time magazine, the Washington Post , and the Los Angeles Times . In this fascinating New York Times bestseller, the author of The Best and the Brightest , The Fifties , and other acclaimed histories turns his investigative eye to the rise of the American media... more...

  • Cocaineby Marc Olden

    MysteriousPress.com/Open 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 War on Povertyby Kyle Farmbry

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 42.50

    The War on Poverty: A Retrospective examines the strategies and programs launched since 1964 through the eyes of academics and practitioners engaged in education, health care, social services provision, and community economic development. more...

  • Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward Countyby Kristen Green

    HarperCollins 2015; US$ 12.79

    NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history: the period after the  Brown v. Board of Education  decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate. In the wake of the Supreme Court’s unanimous ... more...

  • Capital of the Worldby David Wallace

    Lyons Press 2012; US$ 15.99

    A portrait of NewYork City in the roaring twenties. more...

  • Visions of a Flying Machineby Peter L. Jakab

    Smithsonian 2014; US$ 18.95

    This acclaimed book on the Wright Brothers takes the reader straight to the heart of their remarkable achievement, focusing on the technology and offering a clear, concise chronicle of precisely what they accomplished and how they did it. This book deals with the process of the invention of the airplane and how the brothers identified and resolved... more...

  • Rethinking American Women's Activismby Annelise Orleck

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95

    In this enthralling narrative, Annelise Orleck chronicles the history of the American women's movement from the nineteenth century to the present. Starting with an incisive introduction that calls for a reconceptualization of American feminist history to encompass multiple streams of women's activism, she weaves the personal with the political, vividly... more...

  • Unto the Sonsby Gay Talese

    Random House Publishing Group 2014; US$ 13.98

    "An Italian ROOTS." —The Washington Post Book World At long last, Gay Talese, one of America's greatest living authors, employs his prodigious storytelling gifts to tell the saga of his own family's emigration to America from Italy in the years preceding World War II. Ultimately it is the story of all immigrant families and the hope and sacrifice... more...

  • The Nixon Tapes: 1973by Douglas Brinkley; Luke Nichter

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015; US$ 15.89

    The blueprint for Nixon’s downfall, based on tapes released from 2010 to 2013, most of which have never been published. These are the very last Nixon tapes, and no president has recorded since. This book—combined with The Nixon Tapes: 1971 – 1972 —will stand as the go-to source on the Nixon tapes; a generation of Americans will learn about Richard... more...