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A Tribute to John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc.: January 1964

Seller ID: 46225

ISBN: B000K0CAYO

Condition: Used - Good


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Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy

By: Canellos, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: February 2009

Seller ID: 46348

ISBN: 1439138176

Condition: Used - Good


No figure in American public life has had such great expectations thrust upon him, or has responded so poorly. But Ted Kennedy -- the youngest of the Kennedy children and the son who felt the least pressure to satisfy his father's enormous ambitions -- would go on to live a life that no one could have predicted: dismissed as a spent force in politics by the time he reached middle age, Ted became the most powerful senator of the last half century and the nation's keeper o... View more info

Portraits of the Presidents Power and Personality in the White House

By: Time-Life Books

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Time Books: September 2000

Seller ID: 46356

ISBN: 1929049048

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Every Four Years: The American Presidency

By: Smithsonian Institution

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Exposition Books: April 1980

Seller ID: 46358

ISBN: 0895990059

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When the Cheering Stopped: The Last Years of Woodrow Wilson by Gene Smith (1971-06-03)

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: January 1811

Seller ID: 46703

ISBN: B01FGP7MC2

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An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It

By: Al Gore

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Rodale Books: May 2006

Seller ID: 46341

ISBN: 1594865671

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"An Inconvenient Truth"--Gore's groundbreaking, battle cry of a follow-up to the bestselling "Earth in the Balance"--is being published to tie in with a documentary film of the same name. Both the book and film were inspired by a series of multimedia presentations on global warming that Gore created and delivers to groups around the world. With this book, Gore, who is one of our environmental heroes--and a leading expert--brings together leading-edge research from top sc... View more info

The Good News and Bad News of the Bible

By: Andres Steinmetz

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Internal Conversations: November 1996

Seller ID: 46345

ISBN: 096549330X

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Thomas Jefferson Travels: Selected Writings, 1784-1789

By: ANTHONY BRANDT, THOMAS JEFFERSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: National Geographic: April 2006

Seller ID: 31427

ISBN: 0792254864

Condition: Used - Good


Acclaimed travel and adventure expert Anthony Brandt illuminates Jefferson's inspiring voice, restless imagination and penetrating intelligence, drawing on his voluminous travel diaries and personal correspondence to reveal the man himself and the world in which he played such a vital role. Powerfully written in Jefferson's own words, the book traces his journeys throughout Europe during his five-year residency in Paris, where he replaced Benjamin Franklin as U.S. Minist... View more info

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The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

By: Barack Obama

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Crown: October 2006

Seller ID: 29239

ISBN: 0307237699

Condition: Collectible - Like New


In July 2004, Barack Obama electrified the Democratic National Convention with an address that spoke to Americans across the political spectrum. One phrase in particular anchored itself in listeners' minds, a reminder that for all the discord and struggle to be found in our history as a nation, we have always been guided by a dogged optimism in the future, or what Obama called "the audacity of hope." "The Audacity of Hope" is Barack Obama's call for a different brand... View more info

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Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World

By: Bill Clinton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Knopf: September 2007

Seller ID: 48790

ISBN: 0307266745

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Here, from Bill Clinton, is a call to action. "Giving" is an inspiring look at how each of us can change the world. First, it reveals the extraordinary and innovative efforts now being made by companies and organizations--and by individuals--to solve problems and save lives both "down the street and around the world." Then it urges us to seek out what each of us, "regardless of income, available time, age, and skills," can do to help, to give people a chance to live out ... View more info

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Misunderestimated: The President Battles Terrorism, John Kerry, and the Bush Haters

By: Bill Sammon

Price: $6.00

Publisher: William Morrow: April 2004

Seller ID: 46322

ISBN: 0060723831

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A riveting portrait of President Bush as he broadens the war on terror overseas -- and plunges into high-stakes political battles at home"They misunderestimated me," George W. Bush famously remarked on the eve of his historic presidency. Fractured syntax aside, Bush was right: his detractors misunderstood his appeal to the American public, and underestimated his considerable political skills. In this compelling new book, Bill Sammon reveals how the president is tur... View more info

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One Soldier's Story: A Memoir

By: Bob Dole

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: April 2005

Seller ID: 46362

ISBN: 0060763418

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Before he became one of America's most respected statesmen, Bob Dole was an average citizen serving heroically for his country. The bravery he showed after suffering near-fatal injuries in the final days of World War II is the stuff of legend. Now, for the first time in his own words, Dole tells the moving story of his harrowing experience on and off the battlefield, and how it changed his life.Speaking here not as a politician but as a wounded G.I., Dole recounts ... View more info

Plan of Attack

By: Bob Woodward

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: April 2004

Seller ID: 15991

ISBN: 074325547X

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"Plan of Attack" is the definitive account of how and why President George W. Bush, his war council, and allies launched a preemptive attack to topple Saddam Hussein and occupy Iraq. Bob Woodward's latest landmark account of Washington decision making provides an original, authoritative narrative of behind-the-scenes maneuvering over two years, examining the causes and consequences of the most controversial war since Vietnam.Based on interviews with 75 key participant... View more info

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State of Denial: Bush at War, Part III

By: Bob Woodward

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: September 2006

Seller ID: 15994

ISBN: 0743272234

Condition: Used - Good


"Insurgents and terrorists retain the resources and capabilities to sustain and even increase current level of violence through the next year." This was the secret Pentagon assessment sent to the White House in May 2006. The forecast of a more violent 2007 in Iraq contradicted the repeated optimistic statements of President Bush, including one, two days earlier, when he said we were at a "turning point" that history would mark as the time "the forces of terror began thei... View more info

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The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

By: Candice Millard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Anchor: October 2006

Seller ID: 21670

ISBN: 0767913736

Condition: Used - Good


At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, "The River of Doubt" is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt's harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth. The River of Doubt--it is a black, uncharted tributary of the Amazon that snakes through one of the most treacherous jungles in the world. Indians armed with poison-tipped arrows haunt its shadows; piranhas glide through its waters; boulder-strewn rapids tu... View more info

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The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey

By: Candice Millard

Price: $5.75

Publisher: Anchor: October 2006

Seller ID: 44914

ISBN: 0767913736

Condition: Used - Good


At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, "The River of Doubt" is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt's harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth. The River of Doubt--it is a black, uncharted tributary of the Amazon that snakes through one of the most treacherous jungles in the world. Indians armed with poison-tipped arrows haunt its shadows; piranhas glide through its waters; boulder-strewn rapids tu... View more info

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No One Left to Lie To: The Triangulations of William Jefferson Clinton

By: Christopher Hitchens

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Verso: April 1999

Seller ID: 46717

ISBN: 1859847366

Condition: Used - Good


In this new paperback edition, Christopher Hitchens concludes that there is a rapist in the Oval Office and offers a pitiless scrutiny of Mrs Clinton's contemptible Senate campaign. View more info

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Five Presidents: My Travels with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon and Ford

By: Clint Hill, Lisa McCubbin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Gallery Books: May 2016

Seller ID: 29845

ISBN: 1476794138

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Secret Lives of the U.S. Presidents

By: Cormac O'Brien

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Quirk Books: February 2004

Seller ID: 41543

ISBN: 1931686572

Condition: Used - Good


Murder, Gambling, Adultery, UFOs--And The White House? ? Your high school history teachers never gave you a book like this one "Secret Lives of the U.S. Presidents "features outrageous and uncensored profiles of the men in the White House--complete with hundreds of little-known, politically incorrect, and downright wacko facts. You'll discover that: - George Washington spent a whopping 7% of his salary on booze - John Quincy Adams loved to skinny-dip in th... View more info

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Too Close to the Sun: Growing Up in the Shadow of my Grandparents, Franklin and Eleanor

By: Curtis Roosevelt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PublicAffairs: October 2008

Seller ID: 15988

ISBN: 1586485547

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Curtis Roosevelt was three when he and his sister, Eleanor, arrived at the White House soon after their grandfather's inauguration. The country's "First Grandchildren," a pint-sized double act, they were known to the media as "Sistie and Buzzie." In this rich memoir, Roosevelt brings us into "the goldfish bowl," as his family called it--that glare of public scrutiny to which all presidential households must submit. He recounts his misadventures as a hapless kid in an ... View more info