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Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream
Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream
Paperback      ISBN: 0312060270
Explores the thirty-sixth President's background, his personal outlook and behavior, his political career, and the political system that fostered his rise
It Takes a Village, and Other Lessons Children Teach Us
It Takes a Village, and Other Lessons Children Teach Us
Hardcover      ISBN: 0684818434
The First Lady shares her observations on the needs of children and families in the modern, fragmented, fast-paced world and explores diverse ways in which we can improve family and community life. 500,000 first printing. $125,000 ad/promo.
Memoirs and Selected Letters: Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Selected Letters, 1839-1865
Memoirs and Selected Letters
Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Selected Letters, 1839-1865
Hardcover      ISBN: 0940450585
Letters from Grant to his wife, fellow officers, and government officials accompany his account of his life as a soldier, from West Point to the end of the Civil War
Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr and the Future of America
Duel
Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr and the Future of America
Paperback      ISBN: 0465017371
Describes the events that led up to the fatal duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, offers profiles of each man, and recounts Jefferson's attempts to ruin Burr after Hamilton's death. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : The Home Front in World War II
No Ordinary Time
Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : The Home Front in World War II
Paperback      ISBN: 0684804484
Examines the Roosevelts' working partnership during the war years
The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant: June 1-August 15, 1864
The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant
June 1-August 15, 1864
Hardcover      ISBN: 0809311178
On June 2, 1864, Ulysses S. Grant post­poned until the following morning an assault on Confederate lines near Cold Harbor planned for that afternoon be­cause of delays in positioning troops. In the meantime, Confederate forces strengthened their lines, and the assault became a slaughter that haunted Grant for the rest of his life. Thus began a summer of frustration for the general-in-chief of the U.S. Army. By failing to press their advantage, Major General William F. “Baldy

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Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy
Crossfire
The Plot That Killed Kennedy
Paperback      ISBN: 0881846481
Purports to uncover new evidence proving the conspiracy theory about the late President's assassination, tying the FBI, the CIA, the Mafia, the Cubans, the United States military, and others to the killing
Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington
Founding Father
Rediscovering George Washington
Paperback      ISBN: 0684831422
A revisionist biography of George Washington chronicles his quarter-century career in public life, from his heroic deeds as a leader through the legacy that has been passed down to his political descendants
An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood
An Hour Before Daylight
Memories of a Rural Boyhood
Paperback      ISBN: 0743211995
The former president offers an account of growing up on a Georgia farm during the Depression and provides profiles of the people who shaped his life.
President Kennedy: Profile of Power
President Kennedy
Profile of Power
Paperback      ISBN: 0671892894
An objective view of John F. Kennedy's presidency offers insights into the Bay of Pigs crisis, the civil rights battles, his commitment toward Vietnam, and other key events