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Today, 2018

The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington

In 1776, an elite group of soldiers were handpicked to serve as George Washington’s bodyguards. Wa...

Today, 2018

The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal.

The incredible true story of the decade-long quest to bring down Paul Le Roux—the creator of a fri...

Today, 2018

Code Name: Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy

The true story of the woman who became WWII\'s most highly decorated spy The year is 1942, and Worl...

Today, 2018

Underground: A Human History of the Worlds Beneath Our Feet

A panoramic investigation of the subterranean landscape, from sacred caves and derelict subway stati...

Today, 2018

Camelot's End: Kennedy vs. Carter and the Fight that Broke the Democratic Party

From a strange, dark chapter in American political history comes the captivating story of Ted Kenned...

Today, 2018

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present

A sweeping history--and counter-narrative--of Native American life from the Wounded Knee massacre t...

Today, 2018

A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American Women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland

A Publishers Weekly Top 10 History Title for the seasonBooklist\'s Top 10 Diverse Nonfiction titles ...

Today, 2018

Last Boat Out of Shanghai: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Fled Mao's Revolution

The dramatic real life stories of four young people caught up in the mass exodus of Shanghai in the ...

Today, 2018

The Last Whalers: Three Years in the Far Pacific with a Courageous Tribe and a Vanishing Way of Life

A \"magnificent book\" (Sebastian Junger) and \"monumental achievement\" (Mitchell Zuckoff) that tel...

Today, 2018

Hitler's Pawn: The Boy Assassin and the Holocaust

A remarkable story of a forgotten seventeen-year-old Jew who was blamed by the Nazis for the anti-Se...
 
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