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Miracles and Massacres: True and Untold Stories of the Making of America, by Glenn Beck 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Miracles and Massacres: True and Untold Stories of the Making of America by Glenn Beck November 2013
Edmund Burke: The First Conservative, by Antony Ferguson, Jesse Norman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Edmund Burke: The First Conservative by Antony Ferguson, Jesse Norman November 2013
Fire and Light: How the Enlightenment Transformed Our World, by James MacGregor Burns, Norman Dietz 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Fire and Light: How the Enlightenment Transformed Our World by James MacGregor Burns, Norman Dietz October 2013
The Family: Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century, by David Laskin 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Family: Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century by David Laskin October 2013
Churchill’s Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race, by Graham Farmelo 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Churchill’s Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race by Graham Farmelo October 2013
The Interloper: Lee Harvey Oswald inside the Soviet Union, by Peter Savodnik 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Interloper: Lee Harvey Oswald inside the Soviet Union by Peter Savodnik October 2013
Verdun: The Lost History of the Most Important Battle of World War I, 1914–1918, by John Mosier 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Verdun: The Lost History of the Most Important Battle of World War I, 1914–1918 by John Mosier October 2013
Year Zero: A History of 1945, by Ian Buruma 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Year Zero: A History of 1945 by Ian Buruma September 2013
Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War, by Max Hastings 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War by Max Hastings September 2013
Forgotten Ally: China’s World War II, 1937–1945, by Rana Mitter 3.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 53.5 out of 5 Forgotten Ally: China’s World War II, 1937–1945 by Rana Mitter September 2013
The Devil That Never Dies: The Rise and Threat of Global Antisemitism, by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Devil That Never Dies: The Rise and Threat of Global Antisemitism by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen September 2013
A Short History of the Twentieth Century, by John Lukacs 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A Short History of the Twentieth Century by John Lukacs August 2013
The Butler: A Witness to History, by Wil Haygood 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Butler: A Witness to History by Wil Haygood July 2013
Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World, by Michael Fullilove 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World by Michael Fullilove July 2013
FDR and the Jews, by Allan J. Lichtman, Richard Breitman 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 FDR and the Jews by Allan J. Lichtman, Richard Breitman July 2013
The Time Traveler’s Guide to Elizabethan England, by Ian Mortimer 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Time Traveler’s Guide to Elizabethan England by Ian Mortimer June 2013
Carnivore: A Memoir by One of the Deadliest American Soldiers of All Time, by Dillard Johnson, James Tarr 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Carnivore: A Memoir by One of the Deadliest American Soldiers of All Time by Dillard Johnson, James Tarr June 2013
Detroit: An American Autopsy, by Charlie LeDuff 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Detroit: An American Autopsy by Charlie LeDuff May 2013
The Axmann Conspiracy: The Nazi Plan for a Fourth Reich and How the U.S. Army Defeated It, by Scott Andrew Selby 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Axmann Conspiracy: The Nazi Plan for a Fourth Reich and How the U.S. Army Defeated It by Scott Andrew Selby May 2013
The Secret Rescue: An Untold Story of American Nurses and Medics Behind Nazi Lines, by Cate Lineberry 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Secret Rescue: An Untold Story of American Nurses and Medics Behind Nazi Lines by Cate Lineberry May 2013
Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, by Christian Caryl 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century by Christian Caryl April 2013
Black Hearts: One Platoon’s Descent into Madness in Iraq’s Triangle of Death, by Jim Frederick, Corey Snow 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Black Hearts: One Platoon’s Descent into Madness in Iraq’s Triangle of Death by Jim Frederick, Corey Snow March 2013
Roosevelt and Churchill: Men of Secrets, by David Stafford 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Roosevelt and Churchill: Men of Secrets by David Stafford March 2013
Between Man and Beast: An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure That Took the Victorian World by Storm, by Monte Reel 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Between Man and Beast: An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure That Took the Victorian World by Storm by Monte Reel March 2013
The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America, by Ernest Freeberg 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America by Ernest Freeberg February 2013
Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration, by David Roberts 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration by David Roberts January 2013
Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges to U.S. Empire, by Noam Chomsky 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges to U.S. Empire by Noam Chomsky January 2013
World War Two: A Short History, by Norman Stone 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 World War Two: A Short History by Norman Stone January 2013

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