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1774: The Long Year of Revolution $32.50
Title:

1774: The Long Year of Revolution

Author: Norton, Mary Beth
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780385353366
Release Date:

02/11/2020

Description:

A Pulitzer Prize finalist and 2018 president of the American Historical Association examines the critical ?long year? of 1774 and the revolutionary change that took place from December 1773 to mid-April 1775, from the Boston Tea Party and the first Continental Congress to the Battles of Lexington and Concord. Illustrations. Tour.

A Black Women's History of the United States $27.95
Title:

A Black Women's History of the United States

Author: Berry, Daina Ramey & Gross, Kali Nicole
Publisher: Beacon Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780807033555
Release Date:

02/04/2020

Description:

Two award-winning history professors and authors focus on the stories of African-American women slaves, civilians, religious leaders, artists, queer icons, activists and criminals in a celebration of black womanhood that demonstrates its indelible role in shaping America.

Author in Chief $30.00
Title:

Author in Chief

Author: Fehrman, Craig
Publisher: Avid Reader Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781476786391
Release Date:

02/11/2020

Description:

A journalist historian shares lesser-known insights into the public and private writing lives of America?s Presidents, from Lincoln?s secret speech anthology for the 1860 election to Teddy Roosevelt?s accounts of his life-risking safaris. 125,000 first printing. Illustrations.

Fight of the Century: Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases $27.00
Title:

Fight of the Century: Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases

Author: Chabon, Michael & Waldman, Ayelet, eds. Foreword by David Cole
Publisher: Avid Reader Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781501190407
Release Date:

01/21/2020

Description:

A collaboration between the ACLU and authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman features essays by such writers as Jennifer Egan, Neil Gaiman, Marlon James, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Salman Rushdie and more, each writing about a landmark ACLU case. 75,000 first printing.

Franklin & Washington: The Founding Partnership $29.99
Title:

Franklin & Washington: The Founding Partnership

Author: Larson, Edward J.
Publisher: William Morrow
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780062880154
Release Date:

02/11/2020

Description:

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and award-winning author of Summer for the Gods presents a dual biography of the two Founding Fathers to illuminate in fresh detail how their underexplored relationship forged the United States. 150,000 first printing.

John Adams Under Fire: The Founding Father's Fight for Justice in the Boston Massacre Murder Trial $28.99
Title:

John Adams Under Fire: The Founding Father's Fight for Justice in the Boston Massacre Murder Trial

Author: Abrams, Dan & Fisher, David
Publisher: Hanover Square Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781335015921
Release Date:

03/03/2020

Description:

The best-selling authors of Lincoln?s Last Trial draw on the second American President?s spoken words and trial transcripts in an account of John Adams?s future-risking agreement to represent British soldiers implicated in five colonist murders. 300,000 first printing.

Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote $28.00
Title:

Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote

Author: Dubois, Ellen Carol
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781501165160
Release Date:

02/25/2020

Description:

Published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, a high-energy chronicle of the movement for women?s voting rights shares bold portraits of its devoted leaders and activists. By the author of Feminism and Suffrage. 50,000 first printing. Illustrations.

Unknown Valor: A Story of Family, Courage, and Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima $27.99
Title:

Unknown Valor: A Story of Family, Courage, and Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima

Author: Maccallum, Martha & Drez, Ronald J.
Publisher: Harpercollins
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780062853851
Release Date:

02/25/2020

Description:

The Fox News host of The Story with Martha MacCallum presents a 75th anniversary tribute to the heroes of Iwo Jima, retracing the story of a relative who sacrificed his life to help defeat the Imperial Army. 200,000 first printing.

You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington $27.00
Title:

You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington

Author: Coe, Alexis
Publisher: Viking Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780735224100
Release Date:

02/04/2020

Description:

A whimsically irreverent portrait of America?s first president includes coverage of Washington?s entitled upbringing by a single mother, his dog ?Sweetlips,? his numerous military defeats and the partisan nightmares that spun from his back-stabbing cabinet.

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