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    Author: Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns | Narrator: Dayton Duncan, Brian Corrigan and Ken Burns
    Release Date: September 10, 2019
    The rich and colorful story of America's most popular music and the singers and songwriters who captivated, entertained, and consoled listeners throughout the twentieth century--based on the upcoming eight-part film series to air on PBS in September ...
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    Author: Charles King | Narrator: January LaVoy
    Release Date: August 06, 2019
    A dazzling group portrait of Franz Boas, the founder of cultural anthropology, and his circle of women scientists, who upended American notions of race, gender, and sexuality in the 1920s and 1930s--a sweeping chronicle of how our society began to qu...
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    Author: Karen Abbott | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell and Rob Shapiro
    Release Date: August 06, 2019
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    Author: Steven M. Gillon | Narrator: Tim Andrés Pabon
    Release Date: July 09, 2019
    A major new biography of John F. Kennedy Jr. from a leading historian who was also a close friend, America’s Reluctant Prince is a deeply researched, personal, surprising, and revealing portrait of the Kennedy heir the world lost too soon. ...
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    Author: David L. Roll
    Release Date: July 09, 2019
    The extraordinary career of George Catlett Marshall—America’s most distinguished soldier–statesman since George Washington—whose selfless leadership and moral character influenced the course of two world wars and helped define...
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    Author: Margaret O'Mara | Narrator: Nan Mcnamara
    Release Date: July 09, 2019
    The true, behind-the-scenes history of the people who built Silicon Valley and shaped Big Tech in America Long before Margaret O'Mara became one of our most consequential historians of the American-led digital revolution, she worked in the White Hous...
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    Author: Rich Cohen | Narrator: Rich Cohen and Ari Fliakos
    Release Date: June 04, 2019
    Was he New York City’s last pirate . . . or its first gangster? This is the true story of the bloodthirsty underworld legend who conquered Manhattan, dock by dock—for fans of Gangs of New York and Boardwalk Empire.“Hi...
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    Author: George Packer
    Release Date: May 28, 2019
    "Portrays Holbrooke in all of his endearing and exasperating self-willed glory...Both a sweeping diplomatic history and a Shakespearean tragicomedy... If you could read one book to comprehend American's foreign policy and its quixotic forays into qui...
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    ISBN: 9780525637844
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    Author: Lauren Kessler | Narrator: Hollis McCarthy
    Release Date: May 14, 2019
    Pancho Barnes was a force of nature, a woman who lived a big, messy, colorful, unconventional life. She ran through three fortunes, four husbands, and countless lovers. She outflew Amelia Earhart, outsmarted Howard Hughes, outdrank the Mexican Army, ...
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    Author: Julia Flynn Siler | Narrator: Nancy Wu
    Release Date: May 14, 2019
    A revelatory history of the trafficking of young Asian girls that flourished in San Francisco during the first hundred years of Chinese immigration (1848-1943) and an in-depth look at the "safe house" that became a refuge for those seeking their free...
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    Author: Evan Thomas | Narrator: Kirsten Potter
    Release Date: March 19, 2019
    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The intimate, inspiring, and authoritative biography of Sandra Day O’Connor, America’s first female Supreme Court justice, drawing on exclusive interviews and first-time access to Justice O’Connor&rs...
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    Author: Danielle L. McGuire | Narrator: Robin Miles
    Release Date: March 12, 2019
    Rosa Parks was often described as a sweet and reticent elderly woman whose tired feet caused her to defy segregation on Montgomery’s city buses, and whose supposedly solitary, spontaneous act sparked the 1955 bus boycott that gave birth to the ...
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