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1776 1776 (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.06 — 271,365 ratings — published 2005
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 4.11 — 2,845,133 ratings — published 1947
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A Short History of Nearly Everything A Short History of Nearly Everything (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.19 — 404,316 ratings — published 2003
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John Adams John Adams (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.05 — 416,557 ratings — published 2001
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Night (The Night Trilogy #1) Night (The Night Trilogy #1)
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avg rating 4.30 — 1,027,159 ratings — published 1958
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The Guns of August The Guns of August (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.17 — 102,725 ratings — published 1962
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.04 — 733,700 ratings — published 2010
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Salt: A World History Salt: A World History (Paperback)
by (shelved 1946 times as history)
avg rating 3.73 — 146,558 ratings — published 2002
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SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.07 — 24,233 ratings — published 2015
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King Leopold's Ghost King Leopold's Ghost (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.14 — 69,893 ratings — published 1998
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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (Paperback)
by (shelved 1678 times as history)
avg rating 4.16 — 127,519 ratings — published 1999
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How the Irish Saved Civilization How the Irish Saved Civilization (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.81 — 86,947 ratings — published 1995
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Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.22 — 174,699 ratings — published 2004
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII The Six Wives of Henry VIII (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.10 — 132,190 ratings — published 1980
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Hiroshima Hiroshima (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 3.94 — 92,478 ratings — published 1946
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Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.86 — 62,096 ratings — published 2006
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The Art of War The Art of War (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.97 — 391,144 ratings — published -500
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The Prince The Prince (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.78 — 299,699 ratings — published 1513
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One Summer: America, 1927 One Summer: America, 1927 (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.05 — 62,820 ratings — published 2013
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The Wright Brothers The Wright Brothers (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.12 — 109,665 ratings — published 2015
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Steve Maraboli
“Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.”
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Mark Twain
“History doesn't repeat itself, but it does rhyme.”
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