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The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900
3.70
not set
Oct 01, 2015
 
The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case: Race, Law, and Justice in the Reconstruction Era
3.83
really liked it
Sep 30, 2015
Sep 21, 2015
 
Taming the Nueces Strip: The Story of McNelly's Rangers
4.09
really liked it
Apr 24, 2015
May 28, 2015
 
Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
3.78
it was amazing
Jan 06, 2015
Aug 29, 2014
 
The Forgotten People: Cane River's Creoles of Color
4.33
it was amazing
Jun 03, 2014
Jun 06, 2014
 
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair that changed America
3.97
really liked it
Dec 05, 2012
Nov 23, 2012
 
A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War
3.95
not set
Apr 26, 2012
 
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
4.42
really liked it
Jan 12, 2011
Jun 05, 2011
 
The Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers who Inspired Chicago
3.63
liked it
Feb 05, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
 
A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of Roanoke
3.47
it was ok
Dec 03, 2010
Oct 27, 2010
 
The Rise and Fall of the Spanish Empire
3.41
not set
Jun 27, 2010
 
Dancing to the Precipice: The Life of Lucie de la Tour du Pin, Eyewitness to an Era
4.01
liked it
Sep 17, 2009
Aug 17, 2009
 
The Pirates' Pact: The Secret Alliances Between History's Most Notorious Buccaneers and Colonial America
3.36
liked it
Jun 10, 2009
May 06, 2009
 
Good Girls, Good Food, Good Fun: The Story of USO Hostesses During World War II
3.33
not set
May 06, 2009
 
The Beautiful Cigar Girl: Mary Rogers, Edgar Allan Poe, and the Invention of Murder
3.44
really liked it
Jun 25, 2008
Jun 05, 2008
 
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
4.16
it was amazing
not set
May 03, 2008
 
Cottonclads!: The Battle of Galveston and the Defense of the Texas Coast
3.75
liked it
not set
May 03, 2008
 
Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
4.04
it was amazing
not set
May 03, 2008
 
Wolf of the Deep: Raphael Semmes and the Notorious Confederate Raider CSS Alabama
3.93
really liked it
not set
May 03, 2008
 
Last Flag Down: The Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship
3.79
really liked it
not set
May 03, 2008
 
Sea Venture: Shipwreck, Survival, and the Salvation of the First English Colony in the New World
3.82
liked it
not set
May 03, 2008
 
The Pirates Laffite: The Treacherous World of the Corsairs of the Gulf
3.40
it was amazing
Nov 28, 2007
May 03, 2008
 
The Pirate Coast: Thomas Jefferson, the First Marines, and the Secret Mission of 1805
3.82
really liked it
Dec 30, 2007
May 03, 2008
 
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War
3.99
liked it
Apr 11, 2008
Apr 01, 2008
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