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A Royal Life A Royal Life

Aug 1, 2022
American Refuge - True Stories of the Refugee Experience American Refuge - True Stories of the Refugee Experience

Aug 11, 2022
Cobblestones, Conversations, and Corks - A Son's Discovery of His Italian Heritage Cobblestones, Conversations, and Corks - A Son's Discovery of His Italian Heritage

Aug 11, 2022
Control Freak - My Epic Adventures Making Video Games Control Freak - My Epic Adventures Making Video Games

Jul 28, 2022
Feels Like Home - A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands Feels Like Home - A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands

Aug 11, 2022
Flamethrower - Iwo Jima Medal of Honor recipient and U.S. Marine Woody Williams and his controversial award, Japan's Holocaust and the Pacific War Flamethrower - Iwo Jima Medal of Honor recipient and U.S. Marine Woody Williams and his controversial award, Japan's Holocaust and the Pacific War

"Imagine strapping on a highly flammable 70-pound pack and entering combat as a surefire walking target - and you'd only begin to understand the job, and the horror, of [a] Marine Corps flamethrower man. That's precisely what Hershel "Woody" Williams did in World War II, most importantly in February 1945 on Iwo Jima, one of the Pacific War's toughest battles. A few days into the battle, Marines were fighting hard for an airfield, and his captain asked Woody if he could do anything. He responded,

Aug 2, 2022
In Search of Mary Seacole - The Making of a Black Cultural Icon and Humanitarian In Search of Mary Seacole - The Making of a Black Cultural Icon and Humanitarian

Aug 4, 2022
In the Lions' Den - The Penn State Scandal and a Rush to Judgment In the Lions' Den - The Penn State Scandal and a Rush to Judgment

Aug 11, 2022
Mary's Last Dance - The Untold Story of the Wife of Mao's Last Dancer Mary's Last Dance - The Untold Story of the Wife of Mao's Last Dancer

Jul 28, 2022
Off the Deep End - Jerry and Becki Falwell and the Collapse of an Evangelical Dynasty Off the Deep End - Jerry and Becki Falwell and the Collapse of an Evangelical Dynasty

Jul 21, 2022
One Jump at a Time - My Story One Jump at a Time - My Story

Aug 8, 2022
Our Voice of Fire - A Memoir of a Warrior Rising Our Voice of Fire - A Memoir of a Warrior Rising

Jul 28, 2022
Pesos - The Rise and Fall of a Border Family Pesos - The Rise and Fall of a Border Family

Aug 11, 2022
Relative Distance Relative Distance

Aug 11, 2022
Shanda - A Memoir of Shame and Secrecy Shanda - A Memoir of Shame and Secrecy

Aug 11, 2022
Surrender - 40 Songs, 1 Story Surrender - 40 Songs, 1 Story

Jul 28, 2022
Tailspin Tailspin

Aug 4, 2022
The Daughter of Auschwitz - My Story of Resilience, Survival and Hope The Daughter of Auschwitz - My Story of Resilience, Survival and Hope

Jul 25, 2022
The Grimkes - The Legacy of Slavery in an American Family The Grimkes - The Legacy of Slavery in an American Family

Aug 1, 2022
The Light We Carry - Overcoming in Uncertain Times The Light We Carry - Overcoming in Uncertain Times

Jul 28, 2022
The New Yorkers - 31 Remarkable People, 400 Years, and the Untold Biography of the World's Greatest City The New Yorkers - 31 Remarkable People, 400 Years, and the Untold Biography of the World's Greatest City

Jul 21, 2022
The Revolutionary Samuel Adams The Revolutionary Samuel Adams

Jul 21, 2022
The White Mosque The White Mosque

Jul 21, 2022
Until Further Notice - A Year in Pandemic Time Until Further Notice - A Year in Pandemic Time

Aug 11, 2022
Uphill - A Memoir Uphill - A Memoir

Jul 21, 2022