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Last Mission to Tokyo

by Michel Paradis & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (July 28, 2020)

A thrilling narrative that introduces a key but underreported moment in World War II: The Doolitte Raids and the international war crimes trial in 1945 that defined Japanese-American relations and changed legal...


Butch Cassidy

by Charles Leerhsen & Pete Simonelli Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

Charles Leerhsen brings the notorious Butch Cassidy to vivid life in this surprising and entertaining biography that goes beyond the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid to reveal a more fascinating and...


Promised Land

by David Stebenne & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

A timely work of groundbreaking history explains how the American middle class ballooned at mid-century until it dominated the nation, showing who benefited and what brought the expansion to an end.

In Promised...


Stranger in the Shogun's City

by Amy Stanley & Joy Osmanski Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

A vivid, deeply researched work of history that explores the life of an unconventional woman during the first half of the 19th century in Edo--the city that would become Tokyo--and a portrait of a great city...


The Year of Dangerous Days

by Nicholas Griffin & Pete Simonelli Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

In the tradition of The Wire, the harrowing story of the cinematic transformation of Miami, one of America’s most bustling cities--rife with a drug epidemic, a burgeoning refugee crisis, and police brutality--from...


14 Miles

by DW Gibson & Ramón de Ocampo Simon & Schuster Audio (July 07, 2020)

An esteemed journalist delivers a compelling on-the-ground account of the construction of President Trump’s border wall in San Diego--and the impact on the lives of local residents.

In August of 2019, Donald...


Revolver

by Jim Rasenberger & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (May 26, 2020)

A sweeping, definitive biography of Samuel Colt--the inventor of the legendary Colt revolver (a.k.a. six-shooter)--which changed the US forever, triggering the industrial revolution and the settlement of the...


Prophetic City

by Stephen L. Klineberg & Danny Campbell Simon & Schuster Audio (June 02, 2020)

Sociologist Stephen Klineberg presents fascinating and groundbreaking research that shows how the city of Houston has emerged as a microcosm for America’s future--based on an unprecedented thirty-eight-year...


Countdown 1945

by Chris Wallace & Mitch Weiss Simon & Schuster Audio (June 09, 2020)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * “Propulsive.” --Time * “Riveting.--The New York Times * “Reads like a tense thriller.” --The Washington Post

From Chris Wallace, the veteran journalist and anchor of...


Sunny Days

by David Kamp & David Sadzin Simon & Schuster Audio (May 12, 2020)

From bestselling writer David Kamp, the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children’s TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,...


Self Made

by A'Lelia Bundles Simon & Schuster Audio (March 10, 2020)

Soon to be a Netflix series starring Octavia Spencer, Self Made is the first full-scale biography of “one of the great success stories of American history” (The Philadelphia Inquirer), Madam C.J. Walker--the...


House of Glass

by Hadley Freeman Simon & Schuster Audio (March 24, 2020)

A writer investigates her family’s secret history, uncovering a story that spans a century, two World Wars, and three generations.

Hadley Freeman knew her grandmother Sara lived in France just as Hitler started...


Lincoln on the Verge

by Ted Widmer & Fred Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (April 07, 2020)

“Widmer brings off his panoramic, almost mystical interpretation with riveting panache. His book is not only a historical achievement but a literary one.” --The Wall Street Journal

“A Lincoln classic...superb....So...


The Year 1000

by Valerie Hansen & Cynthia Farrell Simon & Schuster Audio (April 14, 2020)

From celebrated Yale professor Valerie Hansen, a groundbreaking work of history showing that bold explorations and daring trade missions connected all of the world’s great societies for the first time at the...


Mitch, Please!

by Matt Jones & Chris Tomlin Simon & Schuster Audio (March 31, 2020)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

From the founder of Kentucky Sports Radio and attorney Matt Jones, a withering, humorous look at how Mitch McConnell has been bad for Kentucky--and...


Dorothy Day

by John Loughery, Blythe Randolph & Cassandra Campbell Simon & Schuster Audio (March 03, 2020)

“[A] masterpiece.” --The Guardian

“A good biography holds your attention; a great one transcends its subject and sheds light on the myriad forces bearing down on an individual at a particular point in...


The Hunt for History

by Nathan Raab, Luke Barr & Fred Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (March 10, 2020)

Nathan Raab, America’s preeminent rare documents dealer, describes his years as the Sherlock Holmes of historical artifacts--questing after precious finds and determining their authenticity--and he shows us...


The Victors

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Cotter Smith Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 1998)

From America's preeminent military historian, Stephen E. Ambrose, comes the definitive telling of the war in Europe, from D-Day, June 6, 1944, to the end, eleven months later, on May 7, 1945.

This authoritative...


Nothing Like it In The World

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Jeffrey DeMunn Simon & Schuster Audio (August 01, 2000)

Nothing Like It in the World gives the account of an unprecedented feat of engineering, vision, and courage. It is the story of the men who built the transcontinental railroad--the investors who risked their...


Undaunted Courage

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Cotter Smith Simon & Schuster Audio (June 01, 1996)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and...


Day of Deceit

by Robert Stinnett & Rafael Ferrer Simon & Schuster Audio (December 01, 1999)

In Day of Deceit, Robert Stinnett delivers the definitive final chapter on America's greatest secret and our worst military disaster.

Drawing on twenty years of research and access to scores of previously classified...


Public Enemies

by Bryan Burrough & Campbell Scott Simon & Schuster Audio (July 01, 2004)

The astonishing true story of America's first and greatest "War on Crime."

In Public Enemies, Bryan Burrough strips away a thick layer of myths put out by J. Edgar Hoover's FBI to tell the full story of the...


The Great Bridge

by David McCullough & Edward Herrmann Simon & Schuster Audio (July 01, 2004)

The dramatic and enthralling story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, the world's longest suspension bridge at the time, a tale of greed, corruption, and obstruction but also of optimism, heroism, and determination,...


Nine Minutes, Twenty Seconds

by Gary M. Pomerantz & Boyd Gaines Simon & Schuster Audio (September 01, 2001)

In August 1995, twenty-six passengers and a crew of three board a commuter plane in Atlanta headed for Gulfport, Mississippi. Shortly after takeoff they hear an explosion and some see a mangled engine lodged...


All Brave Sailors

by J. Revell Carr & George Wilson Simon & Schuster Audio (January 01, 2004)

In the darkness before moonrise on the Atlantic Ocean off the African coast on August 21, 1940, the night erupted in a fusillade of bullets and shells. The victim was a stalwart English tramp steamer, Anglo...


An Army at Dawn

by Rick Atkinson Simon & Schuster Audio (October 01, 2002)

In the first volume of a remarkable trilogy, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson provides the definitive history of the war in North Africa.

The liberation of Europe and the destruction of the Third Reich is...


An American Life

by Ronald Reagan Simon & Schuster Audio (July 01, 2004)

Don't miss one of our greatest presidents' bestselling autobiographies in his own words. Ronald Reagan's story is a work of major historical importance, a narrative that The Washington Times calls "one of our...


Band of Brothers

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Cotter Smith Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 1998)

Stephen E. Ambrose’s iconic New York Times bestseller about the ordinary men who became the World War II’s most extraordinary soldiers: Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division,...


Black Hawk Down

by Mark Bowden & Joe Morton Simon & Schuster Audio (March 01, 1999)

Ninety-nine elite American soldiers are trapped in the middle of a hostile city. As night falls, they are surrounded by thousands of enemy gunmen: Their wounded are bleeding to death. Their ammunition and supplies...


Caesar's Women

by Colleen McCullough & Michael York Simon & Schuster Audio (February 01, 1996)

In the blockbuster tradition of The First Man in Rome -- Colleen Mccullough's monumental Masters of Rome series continues.

The man behind the legend...the women behind the man.

Villain or hero? Debated for centuries,...


The Cell

by John Miller, Michael Stone & Chris Mitchell Simon & Schuster Audio (August 01, 2002)

In New York City, a a handful of veteran FBI agents, police officers and investigative journalists had known for years that a terrorist event on the scale of 9/11 was likely. Ironically, one of the men who had...


The Children's Book of America

by William J. Bennett, Hinton Battle & Elayne Bennett Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 1998)

Where did America come from? What does it mean to be an American? What makes America great? No volume will provide more compelling and inspiring answers to our children's questions than William Bennett's marvelous...


The Gold of Exodus

by Howard Blum & Boyd Gaines Simon & Schuster Audio (February 01, 1998)

Mount Sinai, for many, it is the most sacred place on Earth - the

site where God descended to give Moses the Ten Commandments.

Yet for centuries, mankind has not known its exact location.

In this heart-pounding...


Grass Crown

by Colleen McCullough & F. Murray Abraham Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 1991)

From the author of the captivating bestseller

THE FIRST MAN IN ROME...

the timeless saga of power, passion

and conflict of Ancient Rome continues...

The magnificent glory of Republican Rome is threatened...


Pillar of Fire

by Taylor Branch, Cch Pounder & Joe Morton Simon & Schuster Audio (February 01, 1998)

From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Taylor Branch, the second part of his epic trilogy on Martin Luther King, Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement.

In the second volume of his three-part history, a monumental...


The Real America

by Glenn Beck Simon & Schuster Audio (September 01, 2003)

Do you want to live in The Real America?

As one of the most listened to nationally syndicated radio talk-show hosts and the driving force behind the Rallies for America, Glenn Beck entertains, inspires, and...


Rising Tide

by John M. Barry & George Grizzard Simon & Schuster Audio (May 01, 1998)

An American epic of science, politics, race, honor, high society, and the Mississippi River, Rising Tide tells the riveting and nearly forgotten story of the greatest natural disaster this country has ever known...


Parting the Waters

by Taylor Branch, Cch Pounder & Joe Morton Simon & Schuster Audio (February 01, 1998)

In Parting the Waters, the first volume of his essential America in the King Years series, Pulitzer Prize winner Taylor Branch gives a “compelling…masterfully told” (The Wall Street Journal) account of...


In the Company of Heroes

by Michael Durant & Steven Hartov Simon & Schuster Audio (May 01, 2003)

"Ranger, Ranger, you die Somalia!" shouted the enraged Somali voices surrounding Blackhawk helicopter pilot Michael J. Durant, his bird shot down by a well-placed rocket-propelled grenade. With his devastating...


Jarhead

by Anthony Swofford Simon & Schuster Audio (November 11, 2005)

In his New York Times bestselling chronicle of military life, Anthony Swofford weaves his experiences in war with vivid accounts of boot camp, reflections on the mythos of the marines, and remembrances of battles...


They Marched Into Sunlight

by David Maraniss Simon & Schuster Audio (October 01, 2003)

Here is the epic story of Vietnam and the sixties told through the events of a few gripping, passionate days of war and peace in October 1967. They Marched Into Sunlight brings that tumultuous time back to life...


To Conquer the Air

by James Tobin & Boyd Gaines Simon & Schuster Audio (April 01, 2003)

James Tobin, award-winning author of Ernie Pyle's War and The Man He Became, has penned the definitive account of the inspiring and impassioned race between the Wright brothers and their primary rival Samuel...


To America

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Jeffrey DeMunn Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 2002)

Completed shortly before Ambrose's untimely death, To America is a very personal look at our nation's history through the eyes of one of the twentieth century's most influential historians.

Ambrose roams the...


What If...? Vol 2

by Robert Cowley & Murphy Guyer Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 2001)

There is no surer way to feel the danger or the good fortune of our collective past than to contemplate those moments when the world's future hung in the balance. Our brightest historians speculate on some of...


The Path Between the Seas

by David McCullough & Edward Herrmann Simon & Schuster Audio (June 01, 2003)

The National Book Award-winning epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal, a first-rate drama of the bold and brilliant engineering feat that was filled with both tragedy and triumph, told by master...


Undaunted Courage

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Barrett Whitener Simon & Schuster Audio (June 01, 1996)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and...


Nothing Like It In The World

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Jeffrey DeMunn Simon & Schuster Audio (August 01, 2000)

Nothing Like It in the World gives the account of an unprecedented feat of engineering, vision, and courage. It is the story of the men who built the transcontinental railroad--the investors who risked their...


The Wild Blue

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Jeffrey DeMunn Simon & Schuster Audio (August 01, 2001)

Stephen E. Ambrose, acclaimed author of Band of Brothers and Undaunted Courage, carries us along in the crowded and dangerous B-24s as their crews fought to destroy the German war machine during World War II....


The Gifts Of The Jews

by Thomas Cahill & Claire Bloom Simon & Schuster Audio (April 01, 1998)

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Comrades

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster Audio (June 01, 1999)

From the author of Undaunted Courage and D-Day comes this celebration of male friendship, taken both from the pages of history and from Ambrose's own life.

Acclaimed historian Stephen Ambrose begins his examination...