Mid Atlantic

Grand Avenues: The Story of Pierre Charles lEnfant, the French Visionary Who Designed
In 1791, shortly after the United States won its independence, George Washington personally asked Pierre Charles L'Enfant--a young French artisan turned American revolutionary soldier who gained...
February 12, 2008
336 Pages
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
**Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History**

"Extraordinary...a great American biography" (The New Yorker) of the most important African-American of the nineteenth century:...

January 7, 2020
Simon & Schuster
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Media Tie-In)
Read the cult-favorite coming-of-age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Now a major motion picture starring...
August 14, 2012
MTV Books
224 Pages
Mrs. Lincolns Dressmaker

Mrs. Lincolns Dressmaker

Chiaverini, Jennifer
The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Sisters and Switchboard Soldiers unveils the private lives of President Abraham Lincoln and his wife, Mary Todd...
September 24, 2013
Dutton Books
Hershey: Milton S. Hersheys Extraordinary Life of Wealth, Empire, and Utopian Dreams
Extensively researched and vividly written by Pulitzer Prize--winning journalist Michael D'Antonio, Hershey is the fascinating story of the unique American visionary Milton S....
January 9, 2007
Simon & Schuster
320 Pages
Bullet in the Chamber

Bullet in the Chamber

Dedakis, John
Gutsy reporter, Lark Chadwick once again finds herself at the wrong place at the right time: front-row center when the White House press briefing room is suddenly attacked. The president is missing...
October 1, 2016
Strategic Media


Dedakis, John
When popular First Lady Rose Gannon dies suddenly (and mysteriously) during an interview with White House correspondent Lark Chadwick, Lark is thrust into the midst of a media-bashing frenzy. Lark,...
September 1, 2019
Strategic Media Press
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life
This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition combines the two most important African American slave narratives into one volume.

Frederick Douglass's Narrative, first published in 1845,...

December 28, 2004
Mass Market Paperbound
Modern Library
464 Pages
The Lost Boys of Montauk: The True Story of the Wind Blown, Four Men Who Vanished at Se
An immersive account of a tragedy at sea whose repercussions haunt its survivors to this day, lauded by New York Times bestselling author Ron Suskind as "an honest and...
May 25, 2021
Gallery Books
American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic

On a clear morning in July 1804, Alexander Hamilton stepped onto a boat at the edge of the Hudson River. He was bound for a New Jersey dueling ground to settle his bitter dispute with Aaron Burr...

May 28, 2019
Liveright Publishing Corporation

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