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  1. Thinking The Twentieth Century

    Thinking the Twentieth Century

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    In restoring and indeed exemplifying the best of the intellectual life of the twentieth century, Thinking the Twentieth Century charts a pathway for moral life in the twenty-first. An incredible achievement, Thinking the Twentieth Century is about the life of the mind-and about the mindful life.

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  2. From the preeminent Hitler biographer, a fascinating and original exploration of how the Third Reich was willing and able to fight to the bitter end of World War II.

    More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite

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    The first authoritative history of hedge funds-from their rebel beginnings to their role in defining the future of finance.

    Based on author Sebastian Mallaby's unprecedented access to the industry, including three hundred hours of interviews, More Money Than God tells the inside story of hedge funds, from their origins in the 1960s and 1970s to their role in the financial crisis of 2007-2009.

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  3. The End

    The End: The Defiance and Destruction of Hitler's Germany, 1944-1945

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    From the preeminent Hitler biographer, a fascinating and original exploration of how the Third Reich was willing and able to fight to the bitter end of World War II.

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  4. A Shopkeeper's Millennium

    A Shopkeeper's Millennium: Society and Revivals in Rochester, New York, 1815-1837

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    The religious revival that transformed America in the 1820s, making it the most militantly Protestant nation on earth and spawning reform movements dedicated to temperance and to the abolition of slavery, had an especially powerful effect in Rochester, New York. Paul E. Johnson explores the reasons for the revival's spectacular success there, suggesting important links between its moral accounting and the city's new industrial world

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  5. Citizens of London

    Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour

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    In Citizens of London, Lynne Olson has written a work of World War II history.

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  6. Shifty's War: The Authorized Biography

    Shifty's War: The Authorized Biography of Sergeant Darrell "Shifty" Powers, the Legendary Sharpshooter from the Band of Brothers

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    Shifty’s War is a tale of heroism and adventure, of a soldier’s blood-filled days fighting his way from the shores of France to the heartland of Germany, and the epic story of how one man’s skills as a sharpshooter and engagingly unassuming personality propelled him to a life greater than he could have ever imagined.

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  7. Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

    Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

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    In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to life an extraordinary man and his remarkable times.Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power gives us Jefferson the politician and president, a great and complex human being forever engaged in the wars of his era.

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  8. Dreams from My Father

    Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

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    In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American.

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  9. Winston Churchill

    Winston Churchill: The Flawed Genius of WWII

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    He was a legendary man of strength-but no man is without his weaknesses.

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