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The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression, by Amity Shlaes 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes July 2012
The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788–1800, by Jay Winik 4.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 54.06 out of 5 The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788–1800 by Jay Winik July 2012
The Lost Peace: Leadership in a Time of Horror and Hope: 1945–1953, by Robert Dallek 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Lost Peace: Leadership in a Time of Horror and Hope: 1945–1953 by Robert Dallek July 2012
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870–1914, by David McCullough 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870–1914 by David McCullough July 2012
The Path between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870–1914, by David McCullough 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Path between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870–1914 by David McCullough July 2012
The Prize: The Battle for World Mastery, by Daniel Yergin 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Prize: The Battle for World Mastery by Daniel Yergin July 2012
The Savage City: Race, Murder, and a Generation on the Edge, by T. J. English 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Savage City: Race, Murder, and a Generation on the Edge by T. J. English July 2012
The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat, by Bob Woodward 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat by Bob Woodward July 2012
The Secret of Chanel No. 5: The Intimate History of the Worlds Most Famous Perfume, by Tilar J. Mazzeo 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Secret of Chanel No. 5: The Intimate History of the World's Most Famous Perfume by Tilar J. Mazzeo July 2012
The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898, by Evan Thomas 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898 by Evan Thomas July 2012
The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany, by Stephen E. Ambrose 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany by Stephen E. Ambrose July 2012
The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany 1944–45, by Stephen E. Ambrose 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany 1944–45 by Stephen E. Ambrose July 2012
To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian, by Stephen E. Ambrose 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian by Stephen E. Ambrose July 2012
To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian, by Stephen E. Ambrose 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian by Stephen E. Ambrose July 2012
Voyagers of the Titanic: Passengers, Sailors, Shipbuilders, Aristocrats, and the Worlds They Came From, by Richard Davenport-Hines 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Voyagers of the Titanic: Passengers, Sailors, Shipbuilders, Aristocrats, and the Worlds They Came From by Richard Davenport-Hines July 2012
George F. Kennan: An American Life, by John Lewis Gaddis 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 George F. Kennan: An American Life by John Lewis Gaddis July 2012
Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty, by William Bligh 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty by William Bligh July 2012
The Speckled Monster: A Historical Tale of Battling Smallpox, by Jennifer Lee Carrell 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Speckled Monster: A Historical Tale of Battling Smallpox by Jennifer Lee Carrell May 2012
The Eskimo and the Oil Man: The Battle at the Top of the World for America’s Future, by Bob Reiss 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Eskimo and the Oil Man: The Battle at the Top of the World for America’s Future by Bob Reiss May 2012
Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China, by Paul French 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China by Paul French April 2012
Crossing the Borders of Time: A True Story of War, Exile, and Love Reclaimed, by Leslie Maitland 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Crossing the Borders of Time: A True Story of War, Exile, and Love Reclaimed by Leslie Maitland April 2012
Rights of Man, by Thomas Paine 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Rights of Man by Thomas Paine February 2012
Thinking the Twentieth Century, by Tony Judt 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Thinking the Twentieth Century by Tony Judt February 2012
How Do You Kill Eleven Million People?: Why The Truth Matters More Than You Think, by Andy Andrews 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 How Do You Kill Eleven Million People?: Why The Truth Matters More Than You Think by Andy Andrews January 2012
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman, by Robert K. Massie 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie November 2011
Civilization: The West and the Rest, by Niall Ferguson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Civilization: The West and the Rest by Niall Ferguson November 2011
Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age, by Will Durant 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age by Will Durant July 2011
Tales of the Alhambra, by Washington Irving 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Tales of the Alhambra by Washington Irving December 2010

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