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The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History, by Boris Johnson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History by Boris Johnson November 2014
The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916–1931, by Adam Tooze 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916–1931 by Adam Tooze November 2014
Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans, by Malcolm Gaskill 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans by Malcolm Gaskill November 2014
Ambition and Desire: The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte, by Kate Williams 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Ambition and Desire: The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte by Kate Williams November 2014
Patton at the Battle of the Bulge: How the General’s Tanks Turned the Tide at Bastogne, by Leo Barron 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Patton at the Battle of the Bulge: How the General’s Tanks Turned the Tide at Bastogne by Leo Barron November 2014
A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War, by Stanley Weintraub 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War by Stanley Weintraub October 2014
Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France, by Caroline Moorehead 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France by Caroline Moorehead October 2014
When Lions Roar: The Churchills and the Kennedys, by Thomas Maier 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 When Lions Roar: The Churchills and the Kennedys by Thomas Maier October 2014
George Marshall: A Biography, by Debi Unger, Irwin Unger 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 George Marshall: A Biography by Debi Unger, Irwin Unger October 2014
The Malaria Project: The US Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure, by Karen M. Masterson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Malaria Project: The US Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure by Karen M. Masterson October 2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David, by Lawrence Wright 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Lawrence Wright September 2014
Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year, by Tavis Smiley 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year by Tavis Smiley September 2014
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
Sgt. Reckless: America’s War Horse, by Robin Hutton 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Sgt. Reckless: America’s War Horse by Robin Hutton July 2014
Secret Lives of the Tsars: Three Centuries of Autocracy, Debauchery, Betrayal, Murder, and Madness from Romanov Russia, by Michael Farquhar 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Secret Lives of the Tsars: Three Centuries of Autocracy, Debauchery, Betrayal, Murder, and Madness from Romanov Russia by Michael Farquhar July 2014
Forgotten Fifteenth: The Daring Airmen Who Crippled Hitler’s War Machine, by Barrett Tillman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Forgotten Fifteenth: The Daring Airmen Who Crippled Hitler’s War Machine by Barrett Tillman June 2014
American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution, by Walter R. Borneman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution by Walter R. Borneman May 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
Battle: The Story of the Bulge, by John Toland 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Battle: The Story of the Bulge by John Toland April 2014
Supreme Commander: MacArthur’s Triumph in Japan, by Seymour Morris 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Supreme Commander: MacArthur’s Triumph in Japan by Seymour Morris April 2014
The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis, by Thomas Goetz 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis by Thomas Goetz April 2014
Last Stand at Khe Sanh: The US Marines’ Finest Hour in Vietnam, by Gregg Jones 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Last Stand at Khe Sanh: The US Marines’ Finest Hour in Vietnam by Gregg Jones April 2014
The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era, by Craig Nelson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era by Craig Nelson March 2014
The Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America, by Ed Offley 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America by Ed Offley March 2014
Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany’s Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America, by Howard Blum 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany’s Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America by Howard Blum February 2014
The Twilight of the American Enlightenment: The 1950s and the Crisis of Liberal Belief, by George M. Marsden 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Twilight of the American Enlightenment: The 1950s and the Crisis of Liberal Belief by George M. Marsden February 2014
Call Me Burroughs: A Life, by Barry Miles 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Call Me Burroughs: A Life by Barry Miles January 2014
Act of War: Lyndon Johnson, North Korea, and the Capture of the Spy Ship, by Jack Cheevers 4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5 Act of War: Lyndon Johnson, North Korea, and the Capture of the Spy Ship by Jack Cheevers December 2013

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