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Product Description: American Horizons, Second Edition, is the only U.S. History survey text that presents the traditional narrative in a global context. The authors use the frequent movement of people, goods, and ideas into, out of, and within America's borders as a framework...read more

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9780190232115 | 2 psc edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 9, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: American Horizons, Second Edition, is the only U.

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Product Description: Colorado has historical high points as grand as its magnificent mountains. In this book, author James A. Crutchfield scales thirty-eight of these historical summits. From a prehistoric bison hunt to a mad scramble for a fortune in gold It Happened in Colorado is a window into the Centennial State's colorful past...read more

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9781493023516 | 3 edition (Twodot, December 1, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Colorado has historical high points as grand as its magnificent mountains.

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Product Description: The art and craft of winemaking has put down roots in Middle America, where enterprising vintners coax reds and whites from the prairie earth while their businesses stand at the hub of a new tradition of community and conviviality...read more

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9780252040740 | Univ of Illinois Pr, October 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The art and craft of winemaking has put down roots in Middle America, where enterprising vintners coax reds and whites from the prairie earth while their businesses stand at the hub of a new tradition of community and conviviality.

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9780252082252 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, October 15, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The art and craft of winemaking has put down roots in Middle America, where enterprising vintners coax reds and whites from the prairie earth while their businesses stand at the hub of a new tradition of community and conviviality.

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Product Description: By and about the greatest celebrities of frontier America, these are the stories of their adventures told in their own words through excerpts from autobiographies, articles they wrote, newspaper interviews, private journals, intimate letters, and court testimony...read more

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9781493024414 | New edition (Twodot, October 3, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: By and about the greatest celebrities of frontier America, these are the stories of their adventures told in their own words through excerpts from autobiographies, articles they wrote, newspaper interviews, private journals, intimate letters, and court testimony.

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Product Description: By and about the greatest celebrities of the Wild West, these are the stories of their adventures told in their own words through excerpts from autobiographies, articles they wrote, newspaper interviews, private journals, personal letters, and court testimony...read more

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9781493024438, titled "Wildest Lives of the Wild West: America Through the Words of Wild Bill Hickok, Billy the Kid, and Other Famous Westerners" | Twodot, October 3, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: By and about the greatest celebrities of the Wild West, these are the stories of their adventures told in their own words through excerpts from autobiographies, articles they wrote, newspaper interviews, private journals, personal letters, and court testimony.

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Product Description:  The Silencing of Ruby McCollum refutes the carefully constructed public memory of one of the most famous—and under-examined—biracial murders in American history. On August 3, 1952, African American housewife Ruby McCollum drove to the office of Dr...read more

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9780813062402 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Florida, September 1, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition:  The Silencing of Ruby McCollum refutes the carefully constructed public memory of one of the most famous—and under-examined—biracial murders in American history.

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Product Description: “Delightfully surprising….A portable virtual museum…an entertaining stroll through the history of one of the world’s great cities” (Kirkus Reviews), told through 101 distinctive objects that span the history of New York, almost all reproduced in luscious, full color...read more

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9781476728773 | Simon & Schuster, September 23, 2014, cover price $30.00

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9781476728797 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, August 30, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: “Delightfully surprising….

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Product Description: This classic collection of nonfiction essays about life in New Mexico by the great Tony Hillerman remains a must listen for anyone looking to understand the state's unique charm. The engaging pieces in The Great Taos Bank Robbery unveil the life and magic one experiences in the Land of Enchantment...read more
By Jack Garrett (narrator)

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9781531809003 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 16, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: This classic collection of nonfiction essays about life in New Mexico by the great Tony Hillerman remains a must listen for anyone looking to understand the state's unique charm.

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Product Description: From frontier times to the present day, Kentucky nurses have served with intelligence and energy, always ensuring that their patients received the best available care. Noted folklorist and oral historian William Lynwood Montell collects nearly two hundred stories from these hard-working men and women in Tales from Kentucky Nurses...read more

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9780813160719 | 1 edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 8, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From frontier times to the present day, Kentucky nurses have served with intelligence and energy, always ensuring that their patients received the best available care.

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9780813168258 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, August 5, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: From frontier times to the present day, Kentucky nurses have served with intelligence and energy, always ensuring that their patients received the best available care.

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Product Description: The dramatic history of America's tropical paradiseThe history of Hawaii may be said to be the story of arrivals―from the eruption of volcanoes on the ocean floor 18,000 feet below, the first hardy seeds that over millennia found their way to the islands, and the confused birds blown from their migratory routes, to the early Polynesian adventurers who sailed across the Pacific in double canoes, the Spanish galleons en route to the Philippines, and the British navigators in search of a Northwest Passage, soon followed by pious Protestant missionaries, shipwrecked sailors, and rowdy Irish poachers escaped from Botany Bay―all wanderers washed ashore, sometimes by accident...read more

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9780374298777 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The dramatic history of America's tropical paradiseThe history of Hawaii may be said to be the story of arrivals―from the eruption of volcanoes on the ocean floor 18,000 feet below, the first hardy seeds that over millennia found their way to the islands, and the confused birds blown from their migratory routes, to the early Polynesian adventurers who sailed across the Pacific in double canoes, the Spanish galleons en route to the Philippines, and the British navigators in search of a Northwest Passage, soon followed by pious Protestant missionaries, shipwrecked sailors, and rowdy Irish poachers escaped from Botany Bay―all wanderers washed ashore, sometimes by accident.

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9780374536176 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, August 2, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The dramatic history of America's tropical paradiseThe history of Hawaii may be said to be the story of arrivals―from the eruption of volcanoes on the ocean floor 18,000 feet below, the first hardy seeds that over millennia found their way to the islands, and the confused birds blown from their migratory routes, to the early Polynesian adventurers who sailed across the Pacific in double canoes, the Spanish galleons en route to the Philippines, and the British navigators in search of a Northwest Passage, soon followed by pious Protestant missionaries, shipwrecked sailors, and rowdy Irish poachers escaped from Botany Bay―all wanderers washed ashore, sometimes by accident.

Product Description: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk. It's a reliable and easy-to-interpret business tool that measures overall credit worthiness on a scale of 1 to 4, based on key credit information in Dun & Bradstreet's file such as payment activity, financial condition, years in business and public filings...read more
By Mergent (corporate author)

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9781682002100 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2016, cover price $525.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.
9781630537814 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2015, cover price $500.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.
9781630533687 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2014, cover price $250.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.

Product Description: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk. It's a reliable and easy-to-interpret business tool that measures overall credit worthiness on a scale of 1 to 4, based on key credit information in Dun & Bradstreet's file such as payment activity, financial condition, years in business and public filings...read more
By Mergent (corporate author)

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9781682002025 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2016, cover price $525.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.
9781630537937 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2015, cover price $500.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.
9781630533779 | Mergent Inc, July 31, 2014, cover price $250.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.

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Product Description: On 15 March 1781, the armies of Nathanael Greene and Lord Charles Cornwallis fought one of the bloodiest and most intense engagements of the American Revolution at the Guilford Courthouse in piedmont North Carolina. Although victorious, Cornwallis declared the conquest of the Carolinas impossible...read more
By Rene Ruiz (narrator)

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9781522698166 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 26, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: On 15 March 1781, the armies of Nathanael Greene and Lord Charles Cornwallis fought one of the bloodiest and most intense engagements of the American Revolution at the Guilford Courthouse in piedmont North Carolina.

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Product Description: In an age when local daily papers with formerly robust reporting are cutting sections and even closing their doors, the contributors to The Life of Kings celebrate the heyday of one such paper, the Baltimore Sun, when it set the agenda for Baltimore, was a force in Washington, and extended its reach around the globe...read more

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9781442262560 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 15, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: In an age when local daily papers with formerly robust reporting are cutting sections and even closing their doors, the contributors to The Life of Kings celebrate the heyday of one such paper, the Baltimore Sun, when it set the agenda for Baltimore, was a force in Washington, and extended its reach around the globe.

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Product Description: How did colonies, territories, and land purchases shape the United States of America? What differences—and similarities—are there between the states? What does each state bring to the union? From sea to shining sea, The Handy State-by-State Answer Book: Faces, Places, and Famous Dates for All Fifty States explores the history, growth, politics, people, and more of each of the 50 states...read more

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9781578595655 | Visible Ink Pr, July 12, 2016, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: How did colonies, territories, and land purchases shape the United States of America?

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Product Description: How did New York become the amazing state that it is today you may wonder? New York's Remarkable Women: Daughters, Wives, Sisters, and Mothers Who Shaped History recognizes the women who shaped the Empire State. The lives of female teachers, writers, entrepreneurs, and artists from across the state are illuminated through short biographies...read more

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9781493015818 | 2 edition (Globe Pequot Pr, July 1, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: How did New York become the amazing state that it is today you may wonder?

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Product Description: New Jersey's Remarkable Women features fourteen exceptional women born prior to 1900. Portraits include Alice Huyler Ramsey, the first woman to drive across America; Hannah Silverman, a labor activist during the Paterson silk strikes who fought fearlessly for better working conditions; Abigail Goodwin, a gentle Quaker who bravely conducted many slaves to freedom from her home on the Underground Railroad; and Clara Maass, a nurse who gave her life to stop the scourge of yellow fever...read more

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9781493016488 | 2 edition (Twodot, July 1, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: New Jersey's Remarkable Women features fourteen exceptional women born prior to 1900.

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Product Description: Located on a seven-mile peninsula on the shores of Lake Erie in Erie, Pennsylvania, Presque Isle State Park attracts four million visitors each year. With its designation in 1921, Presque Isle became the second state park in Pennsylvania...read more

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9781467115902 | Arcadia Pub, June 20, 2016, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Located on a seven-mile peninsula on the shores of Lake Erie in Erie, Pennsylvania, Presque Isle State Park attracts four million visitors each year.
9780738575414 | Arcadia Pub, August 22, 2011, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Presque Isle State Park, a peninsula extending seven miles into Lake Erie, attracts four million visitors each year.

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Product Description: On the day the first shots of the Civil War were fired, a mob in Richmond clambered on top of the Capitol to raise the Confederate flag. Four years later, another flag was raised in its place while the city burned below. A 13-year-old girl compared the stars and stripes to "so many bloody gashes...read more
By Joel Richards (narrator)

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9781522693888 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, June 14, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: On the day the first shots of the Civil War were fired, a mob in Richmond clambered on top of the Capitol to raise the Confederate flag.

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Product Description: The Manhattan skyline is one of the great wonders of the modern world. In Building the Skyline, Jason Barr chronicles the history of the Manhattan skyscrapers and provides insights into the economic forces that have created its distinctive and iconic panorama...read more

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9780199344369 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 9, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Manhattan skyline is one of the great wonders of the modern world.

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Product Description: Bankruptcy law is a major part of the American legal landscape. More than a million individuals and thousands of businesses sought relief in the United States' ninety-three bankruptcy courts in 2014, more than twenty-seven thousand of them in the Eastern District of Michigan...read more

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9780814336076 | Wayne State Univ Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Bankruptcy law is a major part of the American legal landscape.

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Product Description: What do famous people love to do during their free time in Los Angeles? Angelenos and other notables have their rituals that connect them to the city in a unique way: favorite restaurants, museums, beaches, parks, markets, landmarks, haunts, and hideaways...read more
By Rachel Fulginiti (narrator)

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9781522691693 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 31, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: What do famous people love to do during their free time in Los Angeles?

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Product Description: Gone to Texas engagingly tells the story of the Lone Star State, from the arrival of humans in the Panhandle more than 10,000 years ago to the opening of the 21st Century. Focusing on the state's successive waves of immigrants, the audiobook offers an inclusive view of the vast array of Texans who, often in conflict with each other and always in a struggle with the land, created a history and an idea of Texas...read more
By Jacob Sommer (narrator)

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9781522607922 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 17, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Gone to Texas engagingly tells the story of the Lone Star State, from the arrival of humans in the Panhandle more than 10,000 years ago to the opening of the 21st Century.

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