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One Man Great Enough

by John C. Waugh & David Drummond Blackstone Publishing (November 12, 2007)

Lincoln is the central axis of this story about America’s seemingly unstoppable march toward war, the shattering of its political landscape, and its grappling with the moral underpinnings of a republic of...


Bill Clinton

by Nigel Hamilton & James Adams Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

A decade and a half after William Jefferson Clinton first took the oath of office, biographer Nigel Hamilton tells the riveting story of what was possibly the greatest self-reinvention of a president in office...


Ronald Reagan

by John Patrick Diggins & Ray Porter Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Following his departure from office, Ronald Reagan was marginalized from public interest. But like Lincoln, who was also attacked for decades after his death, Reagan deserves to be regarded as one of our greatest...


Blooding at Great Meadows

by Alan Axelrod & David Drummond Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

History celebrates George Washington as the leader of the American Revolution and the father of his country. But what has gone previously unexamined is Washington’s life as a twenty-two-year-old lieutenant...


The Case of Abraham Lincoln

by Julie M. Fenster, Hillary Huber & Douglas Brinkley Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

In 1856, Abraham Lincoln was at a difficult point, personally. Depressed, edgy, and often despondent, he had grown bored with his work as a lawyer. He saw himself as a former congressman with little future in...


Lincoln

by Richard Carwardine, Stefan Rudnicki & Emily Janice Card Blackstone Publishing (February 05, 2009)

As a defender of national unity, a leader in war, and the emancipator of slaves, Abraham Lincoln lays ample claim to being the greatest of our presidents. This extraordinary biography by one of the most highly...


Drinking with the Democrats

by Mark Will-Weber & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (July 11, 2016)

This new gift edition spin-off of Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt looks at the favorite beers, liquors, and cocktail recipes of Democratic presidents and their first ladies.

This election year, celebrate the...


Drinking with the Republicans

by Mark Will-Weber & Grover Gardner Blackstone Publishing (July 11, 2016)

This election year, celebrate the Republican Party by drinking like a Republican! Organized by president, this fun audiobook is full of cocktail recipes, bar tips, and hysterical drinking anecdotes from all...


John Quincy Adams

by Paul C. Nagel & Jeff Riggenbach Blackstone Publishing (August 24, 2009)

A United States minister, senator, president, and congressman in turn, John Quincy Adams was one of the most prevalent and dedicated Americans in history. Drawing from Adams' seventy-year diary, author Paul...


Churchill and Empire

by Lawrence James & Michael Healy Blackstone Publishing (June 15, 2014)

One of our finest narrative historians, Lawrence James haswritten an illuminating, genuinely new biography of Winston Churchill thatfocuses solely on his contradictory relationship with the British Empire. As...


James Madison

by Jeff Broadwater & Johnny Heller Blackstone Publishing (November 19, 2012)

James Madison is remembered primarily as a systematic political theorist, but this bookish and unassuming man was also a practical politician who strove for balance in an age of revolution. In this biography,...


Barack and Joe

by Steven Levingston & Ron Butler Hachette Books (October 08, 2019)

From the Washington Post editor and author of Kennedy and King, a vivid and inspiring account of the "bromance" that developed between Barack Obama and Joe Biden, which captured Americans' imagination and was...


Target: JFK

by Robert K. Wilcox & Paul Heitsch Blackstone Publishing (November 14, 2016)

The true story of a mysterious, dashing stuntman-turned-spy who may have been behind John F. Kennedy's assassination.

His name was René Dussaq. He was born in Buenos Aires and educated in Geneva and Cuba. He...


Nixon in Winter

by Monica Crowley, Anna Fields & Cedar House Audio Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 1999)

Monica Crowley served as a personal assistant to former president Richard M. Nixon from July 1990 until his death in April 1994. This remarkable story of his final public and private years is based on full reconstructions...


The Plot Against the President

by Lee Smith & Addison C. Reynolds Center Street (October 29, 2019)

Investigative journalist Lee Smith uses his unprecedented access to Congressman Devin Nunes, former head of the House Intelligence Committee, to expose the deep state operation against the president--and the...


Lives of the Presidents

by Kathleen Krull, John C. Brown & William Dufris Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2011)

Which president barked likes a dog--and why did another bark like a seal? Who threw lavish dinner parties with twenty-nine courses--and who was so disliked that his parties were boycotted? Which president had...


The Defining Moment

by Jonathan Alter & Grover Gardner Blackstone Publishing (January 06, 2009)

In this dramatic and fascinating account, Newsweek columnist Jonathan Alter shows how Franklin Delano Roosevelt used his first one hundred days in office to lift the country from the despair and paralysis of...


American Warlords

by Jonathan W. Jordan & Malcolm Hillgartner Blackstone Publishing (May 05, 2015)

American Warlords is the story of the greatest "team of rivals" since the days of Lincoln.

In a lifetime shaped by politics, President Franklin D. Roosevelt proved himself a master manipulator of Congress, the...


The Reagan I Knew

by William F. Buckley & Malcolm Hillgartner Blackstone Publishing (October 13, 2008)

No two people were more important to American conservatism in the postwar era than William F. Buckley Jr. and Ronald Reagan. Buckley's writings provided the intellectual underpinnings, while Reagan brought the...


Stalin

by Robert Conquest & Frederick Davidson Blackstone Publishing (November 03, 2008)

Of all the despots of our time, Joseph Stalin lasted the longest and wielded the greatest power, and his secrets have been the most jealously guarded--even after his death.

In this book, the first to draw from...


Campaigning with Grant

by Horace Porter & Noah Waterman Blackstone Publishing (November 05, 2008)

Horace Porter served as lieutenant colonel on Ulysses S. Grant’s staff from April 1864 to the end of the Civil War. He accompanied Grant into battle in the Wilderness, Cold Harbor, and Petersburg campaigns,...


The Roosevelts

by Peter Collier, Jeff Riggenbach & David Horowitz Blackstone Publishing (January 27, 2010)

The story of the Roosevelts is usually seen as a tale of two presidents--Theodore and Franklin--separated by time and politics, and of two families--the Oyster Bay and Hyde Park branches--that had little to...


My Early Life

by Winston Churchill & Frederick Davidson Blackstone Publishing (April 20, 2010)

As a visionary, statesman, historian, and the most eloquent spokesman against Nazi Germany, Winston Churchill was one of the greatest figures of the twentieth century. This is the story of the first thirty...


The Kennedys

by Peter Collier, David Horowitz & Christopher Hurt Blackstone Publishing (June 08, 2011)

Who are the Kennedys? Are they the brilliant, heroic, extraordinary people their admirers believe them to be? Or are they arrogant, competitive, self-absorbed children of a willful and immensely rich patriarch,...


Eisenhower

by John Wukovits, Brian Emerson & Wesley K. Clark Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

This new addition to Wesley Clark’s Great Generals Series features the principal architect of the Allied invasion of Europe during World War II and his relevance today.

World War II expert John Wukovits explores...


Lion in the White House

by Aida D. Donald & Pam Ward Blackstone Publishing (October 22, 2007)

New York state assemblyman, assistant secretary of the Navy, New York City police commissioner, governor of New York, vice president, and, at forty-two, the youngest president ever, Theodore Roosevelt--in his...


Young Stalin

by Simon Sebag Montefiore & James Adams Blackstone Publishing (October 16, 2007)

Young Stalin tells the story of an exceptional, charismatic, darkly turbulent young man born into obscurity, fancying himself a poet and a priest, and finally embracing revolutionary idealism as his Messianic...


An Unfinished Life

by Robert Dallek & Richard McGonagle Little, Brown & Company (August 01, 2005)

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER

The book that forever changed how we thought about JFK, published with a new epilogue in time for the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination.

Everywhere acclaimed for its compelling...


Ike's Bluff

by Evan Thomas & Brian Troxell Little, Brown & Company (September 25, 2012)

Evan Thomas's startling account of how the underrated Dwight Eisenhower saved the world from nuclear holocaust. Upon assuming the presidency in 1953, Dwight Eisenhower set about to make good on his campaign...


Long Walk to Freedom

by Nelson Mandela, Michael Boatman & Sharon Gelman Little, Brown & Company (July 18, 2011)

The autobiography of global human rights icon Nelson Mandela is "riveting...both a brilliant description of a diabolical system and a testament to the power of the spirit to transcend it" (Washington Post)....


First Dads

by Joshua Kendall & Johnny Heller Grand Central Publishing (May 10, 2016)

From award-winning journalist Joshua Kendall comes an eye-opening examination of America's founding fathers as fathers: "a valuable reminder that while an American president may have the clout to launch spaceships...


After Camelot

by J. Randy Taraborrelli & Robert Petkoff Grand Central Publishing (April 24, 2012)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Jackie, Ethel, Joan - Women of Camelot, comes an engrossing and revealing portrait of the next generation of Kennedys - now with a new chapter.

For more than half...


Jefferson

by John B. Boles & Michael Johnson Basic Books (April 25, 2017)

From an eminent scholar of the American South, the first full-scale biography of Thomas Jefferson since 1970

Not since Merrill Peterson's Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation has a scholar attempted to write...


Kennedy and King

by Steven Levingston & Dan Woren Hachette Books (June 06, 2017)

A New York Times Editors' Choice Pick

"Kennedy and King is an unqualified masterpiece of historical narrative.... A landmark achievement."---Douglas Brinkley, New York Times bestselling author of Rosa Parks

Kennedy...


True Reagan

by James Rosebush Center Street (April 12, 2016)

WHAT MADE RONALD REAGAN TICK? What was the secret to his greatness, the source of his influence, the key to his character, the strength behind his leadership?

And why does it matter to the nation today?

Just...


My Father, My President

by Doro Bush Koch Grand Central Publishing (October 06, 2006)

The 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush, passed away on November 30, 2018 at the age of 94. This book, written by his only daughter, with his full cooperation, is the definitive account of...


My Father, My President

by Doro Bush Koch & Marianne Fraulo Grand Central Publishing (October 22, 2013)

The 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush, passed away on November 30, 2018 at the age of 94. This book, written by his only daughter, with his full cooperation, is the definitive account of...


Angela Merkel

by Matthew Qvortrup Abrams Press (August 21, 2017)

Angela Merkel, the woman who has held control of the European Union and successfully negotiated with Russian President Vladimir Putin, is one of the most crucial and formidable fixtures in contemporary politics....