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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson March 2015
The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam, by Barbara W. Tuchman 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam by Barbara W. Tuchman November 2011
The Greatest Generation Speaks: Letters and Reflections, by Tom Brokaw 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Greatest Generation Speaks: Letters and Reflections by Tom Brokaw January 2000
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal, by Ben MacIntyre 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben MacIntyre July 2014
50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple’s Extraordinary Rescue Mission into the Heart of Nazi Germany, by Steven Pressman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple’s Extraordinary Rescue Mission into the Heart of Nazi Germany by Steven Pressman April 2014
Currahee!: A Screaming Eagle at Normandy, by Donald R. Burgett 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Currahee!: A Screaming Eagle at Normandy by Donald R. Burgett September 2001
The Greatest Speeches of the Vietnam War, by SpeechWorks 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Greatest Speeches of the Vietnam War by SpeechWorks May 2016
Rough Riders: Theodore Roosevelt, His Cowboy Regiment, and the Immortal Charge Up San Juan Hill, by Mark Lee Gardner 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rough Riders: Theodore Roosevelt, His Cowboy Regiment, and the Immortal Charge Up San Juan Hill by Mark Lee Gardner May 2016
The Secret War: Spies, Ciphers, and Guerrillas, 1939–1945, by Max Hastings 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Secret War: Spies, Ciphers, and Guerrillas, 1939–1945 by Max Hastings May 2016
The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution, by David  Wootton 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton April 2016
Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour, by Richard Zacks 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour by Richard Zacks April 2016
The Great Presidential Debates, by 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Great Presidential Debates by April 2016
The Last Goodnight: A World War II Story of Espionage, Adventure, and Betrayal, by Howard Blum 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Last Goodnight: A World War II Story of Espionage, Adventure, and Betrayal by Howard Blum April 2016
The Greatest Speeches of Sports Legends, by 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Greatest Speeches of Sports Legends by April 2016
The King’s Bed: Sex and Power in the Court of Charles II, by Don Jordan, Michael Walsh 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The King’s Bed: Sex and Power in the Court of Charles II by Don Jordan, Michael Walsh March 2016
The Great Speeches of World War II, by 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Great Speeches of World War II by March 2016
Their Promised Land: My Grandparents in Love and War, by Ian Buruma 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Their Promised Land: My Grandparents in Love and War by Ian Buruma January 2016
The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815 by Ariel Durant, Will Durant December 2015
Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century, by Alistair Horne 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century by Alistair Horne November 2015
Cast of Characters: Wolcott Gibbs, E. B. White, James Thurber, and the Golden Age of the New Yorker, by Thomas Vinciguerra 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Cast of Characters: Wolcott Gibbs, E. B. White, James Thurber, and the Golden Age of the New Yorker by Thomas Vinciguerra November 2015
Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge, by Antony Beevor 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge by Antony Beevor November 2015
Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain’s Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940, by John Kelly 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain’s Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940 by John Kelly October 2015
The Witch of Lime Street: Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World, by David Jaher 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Witch of Lime Street: Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World by David Jaher October 2015
They All Love Jack: Busting the Ripper, by Bruce Robinson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 They All Love Jack: Busting the Ripper by Bruce Robinson October 2015
The New Tsar: The Rise and Reign of Vladimir Putin, by Steven Lee Myers 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The New Tsar: The Rise and Reign of Vladimir Putin by Steven Lee Myers September 2015
Killing the Messenger: The Right-Wing Plot to Derail Hillary and Hijack Your Government, by David Brock 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Killing the Messenger: The Right-Wing Plot to Derail Hillary and Hijack Your Government by David Brock September 2015
Objective Troy: A Terrorist, a President, and the Rise of the Drone, by Scott Shane 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Objective Troy: A Terrorist, a President, and the Rise of the Drone by Scott Shane September 2015
Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789 by Ariel Durant, Will Durant September 2015

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