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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
Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety, by Eric Schlosser 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety by Eric Schlosser September 2013
Forgotten Ally: China’s World War II, 1937–1945, by Rana Mitter 3.33 out of 53.33 out of 53.33 out of 53.33 out of 53.33 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
The Last Battle: When U.S. and German Soldiers Joined Forces in the Waning Hours of World War II in Europe, by Stephen Harding 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Last Battle: When U.S. and German Soldiers Joined Forces in the Waning Hours of World War II in Europe by Stephen Harding August 2013
Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk: The Turning Point of World War II, by Dennis E. Showalter 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk: The Turning Point of World War II by Dennis E. Showalter August 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 Black Russian, by Vladimir Alexandrov 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Black Russian by Vladimir Alexandrov 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
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
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
Abraham Lincoln: A Life 1864–1865: The Grand Offensive; Reelection; Victory at Last; The Final Days, by Michael Burlingame 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Abraham Lincoln: A Life 1864–1865: The Grand Offensive; Reelection; Victory at Last; The Final Days by Michael Burlingame December 2012
Abraham Lincoln: A Life: 1863–1864: From the Mud March to Gettysburg; Victory at the Polls and in the Field; Reconstruction and Renomination, by Michael Burlingame 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Abraham Lincoln: A Life: 1863–1864: From the Mud March to Gettysburg; Victory at the Polls and in the Field; Reconstruction and Renomination by Michael Burlingame December 2012
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861–1865, by James Oakes 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861–1865 by James Oakes December 2012
Stalin’s Secret Agents: The Subversion of Roosevelts Government, by M. Stanton Evans, Herbert Romerstein 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Stalin’s Secret Agents: The Subversion of Roosevelt's Government by M. Stanton Evans, Herbert Romerstein November 2012
Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman--from World War to Cold War, by Michael Dobbs 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman--from World War to Cold War by Michael Dobbs October 2012
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