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The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story av Nikole Hannah-Jones
2021
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake av Tiya Miles
2021
Queen Victoria's Matchmaking: The Royal Marriages that Shaped Europe av Deborah Cadbury
2017
The Gulf: The Making of An American Sea av Jack E. Davis
2017
The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South av John T. Edge
2017
Framtiden är historia : det totalitära Rysslands återkomst av Masha Gessen
2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI av David Grann
2017
The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir of Syria av Alia Malek
2017
The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits av Tiya Miles
2017
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II av Liza Mundy
2017
Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War av Daniel J. Sharfstein
2017
Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets av Svetlana Alexievich
2016
The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West av Peter Cozzens
2016
Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier's Story av Matti Friedman
2016
Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World av Steven Johnson
2016
On Trails: An Exploration av Robert Moor
2016
Millennium: From Religion to Revolution: How Civilization Has Changed Over a Thousand Years av Ian Mortimer
2016
The Age of Acquiescence: The Life and Death of American Resistance to Organized Wealth and Power av Steve Fraser
2015
Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris av Alex Kershaw
2015
The Wright Brothers av David McCullough
2015
The Witches: Salem, 1692 av Stacy Schiff
2015
Lines of Descent: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Emergence of Identity av Kwame Anthony Appiah
2014
The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words, 1000 BCE – 1492 CE av Simon Schama
2014
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette av Hampton Sides
2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp av Lawrence Wright
2014
Wilson av A. Scott Berg
2013
One Summer: America, 1927 av Bill Bryson
2013
Thank You for Your Service av David Finkel
2013
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism av Doris Kearns Goodwin
2013
The Great War: July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme: An Illustrated Panorama av Joe Sacco
2013
The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari av Paul Theroux
2013
The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death av Jill Lepore
2012
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris av David McCullough
2011
Jerusalem av Simon Sebag-Montefiore
2011
Founding Gardeners: The Revolutionary Generation, Nature, and the Shaping of the American Nation av Andrea Wulf
2011
George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I av Miranda Carter
2010
Haren med bärnstensögon av Edmund De Waal
2010
The Grace of Silence: A Memoir av Michele Norris
2010
Every Man in This Village is a Liar: An Education in War av Megan Stack
2010
The Third Reich at War av Richard J. Evans
2009
America's Prophet av Bruce Feiler
2009
Vicksburg, 1863 av Winston Groom
2009
The Spiders of Allah: Travels of an Unbeliever on the Frontline of Holy War av James Hider
2009
The American Civil War: A Military History av John Keegan
2009
The Man Who Sold the World: Ronald Reagan and the Betrayal of Main Street America av William Kleinknecht
2009
Middling Folk: Three Seas, Three Centuries, One Scots-Irish Family av Linda H. Matthews
2009
Poems from the Women's Movement av Honor Moore
2009
The Remains of Company D av James Carl Nelson
2009
Champlain's Dream av David Hackett Fischer
2008
Crossing the Continent 1527-1540: The Story of the First African-American Explorer of the American South av Robert Goodwin
2008
Nemesis : kampen om Japan 1944-45 av Max Hastings
2008
The Soiling of Old Glory: The Story of a Photograph That Shocked America av Louis P. Masur
2008
In Reckless Hands: Skinner v. Oklahoma and the Near-Triumph of American Eugenics av Victoria F. Nourse
2008
The Crusades, Christianity, and Islam (Bampton Lectures in America) av Jonathan Riley-Smith
2008
Now the Drum of War: Walt Whitman and His Brothers in the Civil War av Robert Roper
2008
The Wordy Shipmates av Sarah Vowell
2008
Massacre at Mountain Meadows av Ronald W. Walker
2008
Bitterly Divided: The South's Inner Civil War av David Williams
2008
The Zookeeper's Wife av Diane Ackermann
2007
American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic av Joseph J. Ellis
2007
The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War av David Halberstam
2007
Cultural Amnesia: Necessary Memories from History and the Arts av Clive James
2007
In Europe: Travels Through the Twentieth Century av Geert Mak
2007
The Discovery of France: A Historical Geography av Graham Robb
2007
The Politics of Heaven: America in Fearful Times av Earl Shorris
2007
Head and Heart: American Christianities av Garry Wills
2007
Under a Flaming Sky: The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894 av Daniel James Brown
2006
Better for All the World: The Secret History of Forced Sterilization and America's Quest for Racial Purity av Harry Bruinius
2006
Simple Courage: A True Story of Peril on the Sea av Frank Delaney
2006
Building Jerusalem: The Rise and Fall of the Victorian City av Tristram Hunt
2006
Look Homeward America: In Search of Reactionary Radicals and Front-Porch Anarchists av Bill Kauffman
2006
A History of the End of the World av Jonathan Kirsch
2006
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War av Nathaniel Philbrick
2006
The English Civil War: A People's History av Diane Purkiss
2006
The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East av Sandy Tolan
2006
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present av Harriet A. Washington
2006
Shane Comes Home av Rinker Buck
2005
Divided by God: America's Church-State Problem--and What We Should Do About It av Noah Feldman
2005
Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War av Charles Bracelen Flood
2005
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln av Doris Kearns Goodwin
2005
New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery, and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan av Jill Lepore
2005
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus av Charles C. Mann
2005
1776 av David McCullough
2005
Ten Hours Until Dawn: The True Story of Heroism and Tragedy Aboard the Can Do av Michael J. Tougias
2005
The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History av John M. Barry
2004
Passages to Freedom: The Underground Railroad in History and Memory av David Blight
2004
The Oregon Trail: An American Saga av David Dary
2004
Washington's Crossing av David Hackett Fischer
2004
Scribbling the Cat: Travels with an African Soldier av Alexandra Fuller
2004
Aspirin: The Remarkable Story of a Wonder Drug av Diarmuid Jeffreys
2004
The Mold in Dr. Florey's Coat: The Story of the Penicillin Miracle av Eric Lax
2004
Flesh in the Age of Reason: The Modern Foundations of Body and Soul av Roy Porter
2004
The Whole Equation: A History of Hollywood av David Thomson
2004
Born Fighting av James Webb
2004
De otrogna : konflikten mellan kristendom och islam av Andrew Wheatcroft
2004
Gulag : de sovjetiska lägrens historia av Anne Applebaum
2003
Invented Eden: The Elusive, Disputed History of the Tasaday av Robin Hemley
2003
Quinine: Malaria and the Quest for a Cure That Changed the World av Fiammetta Rocco
2003
Poets of World War II av Harvey Shapiro
2003
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 av Simon Winchester
2003
West of Kabul, East of New York: An Afghan American Story av Tamim Ansary
2002
Out of the Blue: The Story of September 11, 2001, from Jihad to Ground Zero av Richard Bernstein
2002
Larry Burrows: Vietnam av Larry Burrows
2002
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before av Tony Horwitz
2002
Measuring America: How an Untamed Wilderness Shaped the United States and Fulfilled the Promise of Democracy av Andro Linklater
2002
Sea Room: An Island Life in the Hebrides av Adam Nicolson
2002
The Tsar's Last Armada av Constantine Pleshakov
2002
Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy av Diana Preston
2002
The Turk: The Life and Times of the Famous Eighteenth-Century Chess-Playing Machine av Tom Standage
2002
Mad in America: Bad Science, Bad Medicine, and the Enduring Mistreatment of the Mentally Ill av Robert Whitaker
2002
London: The Biography av Peter Ackroyd
2001
Black Athena Writes Back: Martin Bernal Responds to His Critics av Martin Gardiner Bernal
2001
Wittgenstein's Poker : The Story of a Ten-minute Argument Between Two Great Philosophers av David Edmonds
2001
This Cold Heaven: Seven Seasons in Greenland av Gretel Ehrlich
2001
Schnitzler's Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815-1914 av Peter Gay
2001
Diamond: The History of a Cold-Blooded Love Affair av Matthew Hart
2001
Pickled, potted, and canned : how the art and science of food preserving changed the world av Sue Shephard
2001
Images from the Storm av Robert Knox Sneden
2001
A President in the Family: Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings, and Thomas Woodson av Byron W. Woodson Sr.
2001
American Colonies: The Settling of North America av Alan Taylor
2001
Venice: Lion City: The Religion of Empire av Garry Wills
2001
Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War and the Fate of Empire in British North America, 1754-1766 av Fred Anderson
2000
Kampen för Gud : fundamentalism inom judendom, kristendom och islam av Karen Armstrong
2000
From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life av Jacques Barzun
2000
In a Sunburned Country av Bill Bryson
2000
The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named av John Keay
2000
The Blood Runs Like a River Through My Dreams av Nasdijj
2000
I hjärtat av havet : den tragiska berättelsen om valfångstfartyget Essex av Nathaniel Philbrick
2000
Leap av Terry Tempest Williams
2000
Modern times, modern places av Peter Conrad
1999
Jesus: One Hundred Years Before Christ av Alvar Ellegård
1999
Det första världskriget av John Keegan
1999
Home Town av Tracy Kidder
1999
Years of Renewal av Henry Kissinger
1999
Kaiser Wilhelm II: Germany's Last Emperor av John Van der Kiste
1999
The Basque History of the World: The Story of a Nation av Mark Kurlansky
1999
All Souls: A Family Story from Southie av Michael Patrick MacDonald
1999
In Nevada: The Land, the People, God, and Chance av David Thomson
1999
A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government av Garry Wills
1999

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