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Nigel Hamilton, War and Peace

To mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day,  join us to hear the stirring climax to Nigel Hamilton’s three-part saga of FDR at war—proof that he was WWII’s key strategist, even on his deathbed.

“A first-class, lens-changing work.” —James N. Mattis, former United States Secretary of Defense

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War and Peace: FDR's Final Odyssey: D-Day to Yalta, 1943–1945 (FDR at War #3) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780544876804
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - May 7th, 2019

Steve Almond, William Stoner and the Battle for the Inner Life

Stoner is a 1965 novel by the American writer John Williams. It tells the story of William Stoner, who attends the state university to study agronomy, but instead falls in love with English literature and becomes an academic.

William Stoner and the Battle for the Inner Life: Bookmarked Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781632460875
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Published: Ig Publishing - June 11th, 2019

Michael Kranish, The World's Fastest Man

In the tradition of The Boys in the Boat and Seabiscuit, a fascinating portrait of a groundbreaking but forgotten figure--the remarkable Major Taylor, the black man who broke racial barriers by becoming the world’s fastest and most famous bicyclist at the height of the Jim Crow era.

The World's Fastest Man: The Extraordinary Life of Cyclist Major Taylor, America's First Black Sports Hero Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501192593
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Published: Scribner - May 7th, 2019

Sarah Rose, D-Day Girls

“Gripping. Spies, romance, Gestapo thugs, blown-up trains, courage, and treachery (lots of treachery)--and all of it true.”--Erik Larson, author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake 

D-Day Girls: The Spies Who Armed the Resistance, Sabotaged the Nazis, and Helped Win World  War II Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780451495082
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Published: Crown - April 23rd, 2019

Special Book Signing Event with Shalane Flanagan, RUN FAST, COOK FAST, EAT SLOW

The meet & greet has sold out!

Meet New York City Marathon champion and Olympic medalist Shalane Flanagan and get your copy of her cookbook Run Fast. Cook Fast. Eat Slow signed the morning before the Boston Marathon!

Run Fast. Cook Fast. Eat Slow.: Quick-Fix Recipes for Hangry Athletes Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781635651911
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Published: Rodale Books - August 14th, 2018

Run Fast. Eat Slow.: Nourishing Recipes for Athletes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623366810
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Published: Rodale Books - August 9th, 2016

You Say You Want a Revolution: SDS, PL, and Adventures in Building a Worker-Student Alliance

“…a Jewel of a collection of US revolutionaries’ memoirs that captures and recreates the period like no other…” --Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

From Cuba to Harvard Yard and San Francisco State. Defying the travel ban, fighting the war and racism, student strikes, labor and community alliances.

COME CELEBRATE, question, and enjoy readings from this publication of memoirs with participants in struggles from the sixties and seventies, as part of the vital discussion about building strong movements today.

You Say You Want a Revolution: SDS, PL, and Adventures in Building a Worker-Student Alliance Cover Image
By John F. Levin (Editor), Earl Silbar (Editor)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780578406541
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Published: John F. Levin - November 21st, 2018

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