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9111 Results
The front runner
DVD
2019
36 available of 43 items

In the spring of 1987, the smart money was on charismatic Colorado senator Gary Hart (Hugh Jackman) to head the Democratic presidential ticket the following year. However, his jousting with the political press over his r...

Evil geniuses : the unmaking of America : a recent history —Andersen, Kurt, 1954- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 6 items

"Americans have disabled the government's ability to solve even basic problems, making us vulnerable to the most dangerous demagogue ever to pretend to the White House. Kurt Andersen shows how the masterminds of the econ...

Sex with presidents : the ins and outs of love and lust in the White House —Herman, Eleanor, 1960- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 6 items

"The author uncovers the bedroom secrets of American presidents and explores the surprising ways voters have reacted to their leaders' sex scandals"-- From pubisher's marketing.

Dirty wars
DVD
2013
5 available of 6 items

It's the dirty little secret of the War on Terror: all bets are off, and almost anything goes. The rules of the game and of engagement have fundamentally changed. Today drone strikes, night raids, and U.S. government tar...

Mark Felt the man who brought down the White House
DVD
2017
9 available of 14 items

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name Deep Throat helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

The blacksmith —Kalman, Bobbie.
Book
2002
6 available of 9 items

Introduces the tools, activities, and importance of the blacksmith in colonial communities.

Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War —Abbott, Karen, 1973-
Book
2014
6 available of 7 items

"The never-before-told story of four real-life women who risked everything to take on a life of espionage during the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.

Saving justice : truth, transparency, and trust —Comey, James B., Jr., 1960- author.
Book
2021
1 available of 7 items

"James Comey, former FBI Director and New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Loyalty, uses his long career in federal law enforcement to explore issues of justice and fairness in the US justice system. James Comey...

Glory
DVD
2006
0 available of 2 items

Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the in...

Struggle for a continent : the French and Indian Wars, 1689-1763 —Maestro, Betsy.
Book
2000
0 available of 1 items

Discusses the relations between the European colonists and the Native Americans, the disputes between settlers from France, England, and Spain, and the role these conflicts played in the history of North America.

The radium girls : the dark story of America's shining women —Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.
Book
2018
1 available of 7 items

As World War I raged across the globe, hundreds of young women toiled away at the radium-dial factories, where they painted clock faces with a mysterious new substance called radium. Assured by their bosses that the lumi...

The people, no : a brief history of anti-populism —Frank, Thomas, 1965- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 6 items

"From the prophetic author of the now-classic What's the Matter with Kansas? and Listen, Liberal, an eye-opening account of populism, the most important-and misunderstood-movement of our time. Rarely does a work of histo...

The Underground Railroad : an interactive history adventure —Lassieur, Allison.
Book
2008
2 available of 5 items

Describes the Underground Railroad that operated in the United States for runaway slaves, and offers readers a chance to pick sides and make choices.

Undaunted : my fight against America's enemies, at home and abroad —Brennan, John O., 1955- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 4 items

A powerful and revelatory memoir from former CIA director John Brennan, spanning his more than thirty years in government. Friday, January 6, 2017: On that day, as always, John Brennan's alarm clock was set to go off at ...

The Bourbon King the life and crimes of George Remus, Prohibition's evil genius —Batchelor, Bob.
Large Print
2019
1 available of 4 items

"On the 100th anniversary of The Volstead Act comes the ... story of George Remus, the man who cracked the Prohibition system, turned it on its ear, became one of the world's richest criminal masterminds, and inspired Th...

The upswing : how America came together a century ago and how we can do it again —Putnam, Robert D., author.
Book
2020
0 available of 2 items

"An eminent political scientist's brilliant synthesis of social and political trends over the past century that shows how we have gone from an individualistic society to a more communitarian society and then back again -...

The Nazis next door : how America became a safe haven for Hitler's men —Lichtblau, Eric.
Book
2014
3 available of 3 items

"The shocking story of how America became one of the world's safest postwar havens for Nazis. Until recently, historians believed America gave asylum only to key Nazi scientists after World War II, along with some less f...

Sisters in hate : American women on the front lines of white nationalism —Darby, Seyward, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 2 items

After the election of Donald J. Trump, Darby went looking for the women of the so-called 'alt-right' -- really just white nationalism with a new label. The mainstream media depicted the alt-right as a bastion of angry w...

White rage : the unspoken truth of our racial divide —Anderson, Carol (Carol Elaine), author.
Book
2016
0 available of 6 items

"As Ferguson, Missouri, erupted in August 2014, and media commentators across the ideological spectrum referred to the angry response of African Americans as 'black rage, ' historian Carol Anderson wrote an op-ed in the ...

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