American history

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By Book Beat

American history

These Truths: A History of the United States

Jill Lepore


The Path to Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson I

Robert A Caro


Means of Ascent: The Years of Lyndon Johnson II

Robert A Caro


Civil War Volumes 1-3 Box Set

Shelby Foote


The Civil War

Bruce Catton



Shelby Foote


Leadership: In Turbulent Times

Doris Kearns Goodwin


Doris Kearns Goodwin: The Presidential Biographies: No...

Doris Kearns Goodwin


The Best and the Brightest

David Halberstam


Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Jon Meacham


America: A History in Verse: Volume 2 1940-1961

Edward Sanders



Ron Chernow


Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

David W. Blight


Alexander Hamilton

Ron Chernow


The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin


The Wordy Shipmates

Sarah Vowell


Lafayette in the Somewhat United States

Sarah Vowell


Gellhorn: A Twentieth-Century Life

Caroline Moorehead


The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters

Frances Stonor Saunders


The Last Empire: Essays 1992-2000

Gore Vidal


Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: Three Tenant Families

James Agee and Walker Evans


American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson

Joseph J. Ellis


The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's...

Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch


The Wealth of Nations

Adam Smith


Killing Rage: Ending Racism

Bell Hooks


The Evidence of Things Not Seen: Reissued Edition

David Adams Leeming and James a. Baldwin


The Twentieth Century: A People's History

Howard Zinn


An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz