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Product Description: Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers―who fought for liberty and justice for all―were slave owners? Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were “owned” by four of our greatest presidents, this book helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America...read more

Hardcover:

9781627793117 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, September 20, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers―who fought for liberty and justice for all―were slave owners?

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Product Description: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C. Davis sets his sights on war stories in The Hidden History of America at War. In prose that will remind you of "the best teacher you ever had" (People Magazine), Davis brings to life six emblematic battles, revealing untold tales that span our nation's history, from the Revolutionary War to Iraq...read more

Hardcover:

9781401324100 | Hachette Books, May 5, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C.
9780387536453, titled "Computer Methods in Water Resources II: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Methods and Water Resources : Ground Water Modell" | Springer Verlag, May 1, 1991, cover price $132.00 | also contains Computer Methods in Water Resources II: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Methods and Water Resources : Ground Water Modell, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah

Paperback:

9780316348355 | Reprint edition (Hachette Books, May 17, 2016), cover price $16.99 | also contains The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah | About this edition: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C.
9780395394847, titled "Communicating in Business/Instructor's Manual" | Houghton Mifflin College Div, September 1, 1985, cover price $5.95 | also contains Communicating in Business/Instructor''s Manual, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah

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Product Description: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C. Davis sets his sights on war stories in The Hidden History of America at War. In prose that will remind you of "the best teacher you ever had" (People Magazine), Davis brings to life six emblematic battles, revealing untold tales that span our nation's history, from the Revolutionary War to Iraq...read more
By Paul Boehmer (narrator), Mark Bramhall (narrator), Kenneth C. Davis and Arthur Morey (narrator)

Hardcover:

9780387536453, titled "Computer Methods in Water Resources II: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Methods and Water Resources : Ground Water Modell" | Springer Verlag, May 1, 1991, cover price $132.00 | also contains Computer Methods in Water Resources II: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer Methods and Water Resources : Ground Water Modell, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah

Paperback:

9780316348355 | Reprint edition (Hachette Books, May 17, 2016), cover price $16.99 | also contains The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah | About this edition: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C.
9780395394847, titled "Communicating in Business/Instructor's Manual" | Houghton Mifflin College Div, September 1, 1985, cover price $5.95 | also contains Communicating in Business/Instructor''s Manual, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah, The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah

CD/Spoken Word:

9780735209336 | Unabridged edition (Random House, June 7, 2016), cover price $24.99 | also contains The Hidden History of America at War: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah | About this edition: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C.
9780385363525 | Unabridged edition (Random House, May 5, 2015), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Multi-million-copy bestselling historian Kenneth C.

Product Description: Pub Date: 2013-08-13 Pages: 720 Language: English Publisher: Hyperion Books Following his previous Dont Know Much About bestselling releases. Kenneth Davis turns his attention to what is arguably the most important and most fascinating subject in American history: their presidents ...read more

Paperback:

9781401312671 | Hyperion Books, August 13, 2013, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Pub Date: 2013-08-13 Pages: 720 Language: English Publisher: Hyperion Books Following his previous Dont Know Much About bestselling releases.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307877260 | Abridged edition (Random House, September 18, 2012), cover price $25.00

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Product Description: Three classic Kenneth C. Davis audiobooks are now available as an audiobook collection.  Collection includes: Don’t Know Much About the Civil War, Don’t Know Much About History, Anniversary Edition, and Don’t Know Much About Anything Don’t Know Much About the Civil War (5 CDs, Abridged):Millions of Americans, bored by dull textbooks, are in the dark about the most significant event in our history...read more
By Cassandra Campbell (narrator), Kenneth C. Davis, Zach McLarty (narrator), Arthur Morey (narrator) and Jeff Woodman (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780804141574 | Abridged edition (Random House, June 4, 2013), cover price $54.98 | About this edition: Three classic Kenneth C.

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Product Description: For more than twenty years since his New York Times bestseller Don’t Know Much About® History first appeared, Davis has shown that Americans don’t hate history, just the dull version dished out in school. Now Davis turns his attention to what is arguably the most important and most fascinating subject in American history: our presidents...read more
By Mark Bramhall (narrator), Kenneth C. Davis, Kirby Heyborne (narrator), Richard McGonagle (narrator) and Arthur Morey (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307877284 | Unabridged edition (Random House, September 18, 2012), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: For more than twenty years since his New York Times bestseller Don’t Know Much About® History first appeared, Davis has shown that Americans don’t hate history, just the dull version dished out in school.

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Product Description: Which president broke the law to prevent enslaved people from being freed? Who said, "When the president does it,that means it's not illegal"? Why does America have a president? From the heated debates among the framers of the Constitution in 1787 over an "elected king," to the creation of the presidency, and on through rich profiles of each man who has held the office, New York Times bestselling author Kenneth C...read more

Hardcover:

9781401324087 | Hachette Books, September 18, 2012, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: - Which president broke the laws to keep his slaves from being freed?

Paperback:

9781401330439 | Reprint edition (Hachette Books, April 15, 2014), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Which president broke the law to prevent enslaved people from being freed?

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Product Description: More than 1.6 million copies sold!Who really discovered America? What was "the shot heard 'round the world"? 9/11: What really happened? How did America elect its first black president?From the arrival of Columbus through the historic election of Barack Obama and beyond, Davis carries readers on a rollicking ride through more than five hundred years of American history...read more

Hardcover:

9780061960536 | Anv rep edition (Harpercollins, June 21, 2011), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: “Reading [Kenneth C.

Paperback:

9780061960543 | Anv rep edition (Harpercollins, May 8, 2012), cover price $15.99 | also contains Don''t Know Much About History: Everything You Need to Know About American History but Never Learned | About this edition: More than 1.
9780062065223 | Lrg anv edition (Harperluxe, June 21, 2011), cover price $26.99
9780240517490, titled "Directing: The Television Commercial" | Focal Pr, June 1, 1982, cover price $32.95 | also contains Directing: The Television Commercial, Don''t Know Much About History: Everything You Need to Know About American History but Never Learned

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Product Description: In the dramatic period from 1800 through 1850, the United States went from a tiny newborn nation on the Atlantic seaboard to a near-empire that spanned the continent. But America's path to nationhood was vastly more complex than the tidily packaged national myth of a destiny made manifest by visionary political leaders and fearless pioneers...read more

Paperback:

9780061118210 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, June 21, 2011), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: In the dramatic period from 1800 through 1850, the United States went from a tiny newborn nation on the Atlantic seaboard to a near-empire that spanned the continent.

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Product Description: “History in Davis’s hands is loud, coarse, painful, funny, irreverent—and memorable.” — San Francisco Chronicle Following on his New York Times bestsellers America’s Hidden History and Don’t Know Much About History, Ken Davis explores the next chapter in the country’s hidden history: the gritty first half of the 19th century, among the most tumultuous in the nation’s short life...read more

Hardcover:

9780061118203 | Smithsonian Books, May 11, 2010, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: “History in Davis’s hands is loud, coarse, painful, funny, irreverent—and memorable.

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Product Description: Kenneth C. Davis presents a collection of extraordinary stories, each detailing an overlooked episode that shaped the nation’s destiny and character. Davis’s dramatic narratives set the record straight, busting myths and bringing to light little-known but fascinating facts from a time when the nation’s fate hung in the balance...read more
By Kenneth C. Davis and Sam Freed (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307751355 | Unabridged edition (Random House, October 26, 2010), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Kenneth C.

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Product Description: In the dramatic period from 1800 through 1850, the United States emerged from its inauspicious beginning as a tiny newborn nation, to a near-empire that spanned the continent. It was a time in which the “dream of our founders” spread in ways that few men of that Revolutionary Generation could possibly have imagined...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9780739334515 | Unabridged edition (Random House, May 11, 2010), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: In the dramatic period from 1800 through 1850, the United States emerged from its inauspicious beginning as a tiny newborn nation, to a near-empire that spanned the continent.

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Product Description: From Homer to Harry Potter, from Chaucer to Charlotte's Web, a compelling book of quizzes on history's most influential literary works and writers Did a whale named "Mocha Dick" inspire Melville's masterpiece? Who was the first poet to speak at a presidential inauguration? Which French-speaking high school football star shook up the literary world? Do you freeze when someone mentions Faulkner? When the conversation turns to the Odyssey, do you want to take a hike? Have no fear...read more

Paperback:

9780061775055 | Lgr edition (Harpercollins, August 1, 2009), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: From Homer to Harry Potter, from Chaucer to Charlotte's Web, a compelling book of quizzes on history's most influential literary works and writers Did a whale named "Mocha Dick" inspire Melville's masterpiece?

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Product Description: From Homer to Harry Potter, from Chaucer to Charlotte's Web, acompelling book of quizzes on history's most influential literary worksand writersDid a whale named "Mocha Dick" inspire Melville's masterpiece?Who was the first poet to speak at a presidential inauguration?Which French-speaking high school football star shook up the literary world?Do you freeze when someone mentions Faulkner? When the conversation turns to the Odyssey, do you want to take a hike? Have no fear...read more

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9780061719806 | 1 original edition (Perennial, August 1, 2009), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From Homer to Harry Potter, from Chaucer to Charlotte's Web, acompelling book of quizzes on history's most influential literary worksand writersDid a whale named "Mocha Dick" inspire Melville's masterpiece?

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Product Description: For years, Kenneth C. Davis has enlightened and enthralled us, opening our minds and tickling our fancies with his wonderfully irreverent, fun, and factual Don't Know Much About® books. He has carried readers on wild and edifying rides through history, mythology, geography, the Bible, the Civil War, even across the universe...read more

Paperback:

9780061562327 | Perennial, September 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: For years, Kenneth C.

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Using a question-answer format, this chronological overview offers an informal introduction to American history and features annotated reading lists and biographical profiles.

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9781417687992 | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $26.90 | About this edition: Using a question-answer format, this chronological overview offers an informal introduction to American history and features annotated reading lists and biographical profiles.

Examines the childhood and youth, education, law career, family life, and presidency of Abraham Lincoln.

Prebinding:

9780613892995 | Turtleback Books, January 30, 2004, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: Examines the childhood and youth, education, law career, family life, and presidency of Abraham Lincoln.

Examines the childhood and youth, education, early surveying career, life in the military, and presidency of George Washington.

Prebinding:

9780613591508 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: Examines the childhood and youth, education, early surveying career, life in the military, and presidency of George Washington.

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An audio version of the runaway bestseller answers all of the 'stupid' but necessary questions about American history most people are afraid to ask but want and need to know. Book available.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780553471038 | Abridged edition (Bantam Dell Pub Group, December 1, 1992), cover price $18.00 | also contains Indexers And Indexing in Fact And Fiction | About this edition: Using a question-and-answer format, this chronological overview offers listeners an informal introduction to American history.

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