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Fascism : a warning —Albright, Madeleine Korbel, author.
Large Print
2018
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The former U.S. secretary of state presents a timely, considered, and personal look at the history and current resurgence of fascism and the virulent threat it poses to international freedom, prosperity, and peace.

The long slide : thirty years in American journalism —Carlson, Tucker, author.

"From the host of Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News and the New York Times bestselling author of Ship of Fools, a collection of nostalgic writings that underscore America's long slide from innocence to orthodoxy"-- Prov...

The Sixties

The 1960s was the decade America transformed from a country of conformity to a land of political, cultural, and social liberation. Looking through the lens of television, this production weaves together the events and pe...

Untold history of the United States

A look back at major events that have shaped the world as it is today.

A world of trouble : the White House and the Middle East--from the Cold War to the War on Terror —Tyler, Patrick.

Tyler draws on newly opened presidential archives to dramatize the approach to the Middle East across U.S. presidencies from Eisenhower to George W. Bush, showing how each president has managed to undo the policies of hi...

Every day is extra —Kerry, John, 1943- author, narrator.
Book On CD
2018
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"John Kerry tells the story of his extraordinary life of public service, from decorated Vietnam veteran to five-term United States senator, 2004 Democratic presidential candidate, and Secretary of State for four years: a...

The untold history of the United States —Stone, Oliver.

A companion to the ten-part documentary series outlines provocative arguments against official American historical records to reveal the origins of conservatism and the obstacles to progressive change.

White trash [the 400-year untold history of class in America] —Isenberg, Nancy, author.
Book On CD
2016
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Nancy Isenberg upends assumptions about America's supposedly class-free society. Poor whites were central to the rise of the Republican Party in the early nineteenth century, and the Civil War itself was fought over clas...

All the presidents' bankers : the hidden alliances that drive American power —Prins, Nomi.

"All the presidents' bankers is a compelling narrative of how a small group of private bankers and their financial institutions shaped America's economy and its global position since the start of the twentieth century. T...

This country : my life in politics and history —Matthews, Christopher, 1945- author.

The former host of MSNBC's "Hardball with Chris Matthews" offers a panoramic portrait of post-World War II American politics through the story of his extraordinary life and career.

Days of rage : America's radical underground, the FBI, and the forgotten age of revolutionary violence —Burrough, Bryan, 1961- author.

An explosive account of the decade-long battle between the FBI and the homegrown revolutionary movements of the 1970s. The Weathermen, the Symbionese Liberation Army, the FALN, the Black Liberation Army--the names seem q...

First in line presidents, vice presidents, and the pursuit of power —Brower, Kate Andersen.
Large Print
2019
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"An intimate, news-making look at the men who are next in line to the most powerful office in the world--the vice presidents of the modern era--from Richard Nixon to Joe Biden to Mike Pence"-- Provided by publisher.

20th century with Mike Wallace. Politics & presidents

Wars, assassinations, impeachments, and political scandal rocked America in the 20th century and still reverberate today. Join legendary newsman Mike Wallace as he examines the people, events, and issues that shaped the ...

Superpower

"Asks tough questions and goes behind the scenes of America's national security apparatus and military actions. Far from a conspiracy film about the dangers of government secrets and regime change, this well-balanced fil...

When lions roar : the Churchills and the Kennedys —Maier, Thomas, 1956-

A history of the intertwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys discusses their respective family views, how they overcame bitter differences to unite against Hitler, and the enduring influence ...

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