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A People's History of the United States A People's History of the United States (Paperback)
by (shelved 6281 times as history)
avg rating 4.08 — 182,635 ratings — published 1980
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1776 1776 (Paperback)
by (shelved 5788 times as history)
avg rating 4.08 — 180,706 ratings — published 2005
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A Short History of Nearly Everything A Short History of Nearly Everything (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.21 — 285,817 ratings — published 2003
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Night  (The Night Trilogy, #1) Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 4208 times as history)
avg rating 4.33 — 946,735 ratings — published 1956
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John Adams John Adams (Paperback)
by (shelved 3921 times as history)
avg rating 4.06 — 301,084 ratings — published 2001
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SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome (Paperback)
by (shelved 3521 times as history)
avg rating 4.07 — 32,298 ratings — published 2015
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The Guns of August The Guns of August (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 3345 times as history)
avg rating 4.18 — 55,010 ratings — published 1962
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Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton (Paperback)
by (shelved 3241 times as history)
avg rating 4.22 — 117,383 ratings — published 2004
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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.09 — 104,932 ratings — published 2015
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2841 times as history)
avg rating 4.07 — 568,329 ratings — published 2010
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The Histories The Histories (Paperback)
by (shelved 2565 times as history)
avg rating 3.99 — 40,316 ratings — published -450
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Salt: A World History Salt: A World History (Paperback)
by (shelved 2549 times as history)
avg rating 3.74 — 54,652 ratings — published 2002
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King Leopold's Ghost King Leopold's Ghost (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 2517 times as history)
avg rating 4.16 — 39,449 ratings — published 1998
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Hiroshima Hiroshima (Paperback)
by (shelved 2039 times as history)
avg rating 3.98 — 57,800 ratings — published 1946
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The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1902 times as history)
avg rating 4.16 — 70,761 ratings — published 2017
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The Art of War The Art of War (Paperback)
by (shelved 1894 times as history)
avg rating 3.97 — 313,050 ratings — published -500
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Battle Cry of Freedom Battle Cry of Freedom (Paperback)
by (shelved 1884 times as history)
avg rating 4.35 — 25,550 ratings — published 1988
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Hidden Figures Hidden Figures (Paperback)
by (shelved 1883 times as history)
avg rating 3.94 — 74,943 ratings — published 2016
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History of the Peloponnesian War History of the Peloponnesian War (Paperback)
by (shelved 1821 times as history)
avg rating 3.88 — 27,291 ratings — published -411
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Cormac McCarthy
“Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.”
Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses

George Orwell
“The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.”
George Orwell

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