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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West (B&N Exclusive Edition)
A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present
Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777
Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II
They Called Us Enemy
Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War
Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis
The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II
Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery
Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide
The Curse of Oak Island: The Story of the World's Longest Treasure Hunt
The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation

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The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience
Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant
Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
The Way I Heard It
The Library Book
Night
Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle in the Afghan War
No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History
Common Sense (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)
The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11
Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead
American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama
Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands (Signed Book)
The Constitution of the United States of America and Selected Writings of the Founding Fathers (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)
The Birth of America: From Before Columbus to the Revolution

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The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience
The Way I Heard It
The Library Book
No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History
The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11
Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead
Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands (Signed Book)
Return to the Reich: A Holocaust Refugee's Secret Mission to Defeat the Nazis
Renia's Diary: A Holocaust Journal
These Truths: A History of the United States
The Second Founding: How the Civil War and Reconstruction Remade the Constitution (B&N Exclusive Edition)
Transaction Man: The Rise of the Deal and the Decline of the American Dream
No Surrender: A Father, a Son, and an Extraordinary Act of Heroism That Continues to Live on Today
Thank You for My Service
Crisis in the Red Zone: The Story of the Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History, and of the Outbreaks to Come

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Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Trump vs. China: Facing America's Greatest Threat (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Three Days at the Brink: FDR's Daring Gamble to Win World War II (Signed Book) Pre-Order Now
Southern Women: More Than 100 Stories of Innovators, Artists, and Icons Pre-Order Now
The Right Kind of Crazy: My Life as a Navy SEAL, Covert Operative, and Boy Scout from Hell Pre-Order Now
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam 2020, Premium Edition: 5 Practice Tests + Complete Content Review + Proven Prep for the NEW 2020 Exam Pre-Order Now
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2020 Edition: Practice Tests & Prep for the NEW 2020 Exam Pre-Order Now
Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West Pre-Order Now
The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe Pre-Order Now
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Pre-Order Now
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington Pre-Order Now
Code Name: Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy Pre-Order Now
The End Is Always Near: Apocalyptic Moments, from the Bronze Age Collapse to Nuclear Near Misses Pre-Order Now
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present Pre-Order Now
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster Pre-Order Now