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The Last Lion 3: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-65
4.37
Epic read, epic sweep of history. Interestingly enough this book was given to me by Jo Bess; who as a teenager got to listen to Churchill's radio addr...more
Mar 09, 2013
Jan 02, 2013
 
People On Our Side
3.50
The cool thing about this first edition with dust jacket is that it was a random find while visiting Larry McMurtry's Booked Up in Archer City, Texas....more
Jun 30, 2011
Jun 30, 2011
 
Samurai William: The Englishman Who Opened Japan
3.86
For the most part an enjoyable read that felt a little bogged down by the bickering amongst the early Englishmen, their European counterparts, and the...more
Apr 27, 2013
Oct 14, 2012
 
Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History
4.09
Living in Texas it clarifies much of our local history. It also enables the reader to make correlations to some of the current prevailing attitudes fo...more
Jul 07, 2014
Jul 07, 2014
 
The Defining Moment: FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope
3.87
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Jan 29, 2009
Feb 28, 2009
 
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
3.96
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Aug 04, 2010
Jul 28, 2010
 
Red Orchestra: The Story of the Berlin Underground and the Circle of Friends Who Resisted Hitler
3.61
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Sep 25, 2009
Sep 09, 2009
 
The Longest War: A History of the War on Terror and the Battles with Al Qaeda Since 9/11
3.90
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Nov 10, 2011
Sep 18, 2011
 
The Cold War: A New History
3.83
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Feb 15, 2012
Feb 15, 2012
 
Goodbye to a River: A Narrative
4.21
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Jan 24, 2011
Jul 07, 2009
 
Kabul in Winter: Life Without Peace in Afghanistan
3.88
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May 12, 2009
Apr 02, 2009
 
The Last Voyage of Columbus: Being the Epic Tale of the Great Captain's Fourth Expedition, Including Accounts of Swordfight, Mutiny, Shipwreck, Gold, War, Hurricane, and Discovery
3.87
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Apr 2007
Mar 02, 2009
 
One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band
4.07
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Aug 07, 2014
Aug 07, 2014
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