SOCIETY

The titles in this category deal with society at large - politics, history, religion, science, crime, etc.

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  1. How The Irish Became White

    How The Irish Became White

    $24.95

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    Focusing on how the Irish were assimilated as 'whites' in America, Ignatiev uncovers the roots of conflict between Irish-Americans and African-Americans and draws a powerful connection between the embracing of white supremacy and Irish 'success' in 19th Century American society. Learn More
  2. How The World Was

    How The World Was: A California Childhood

    $19.99

    In 1994, French cartoonist Emmanuel Guibert befriended an American veteran named Alan Cope and began creating his new friend's graphic biography. Learn More
  3. How To Speak Baseball

    How to Speak Baseball: An Illustrated Guide to Ballpark Banter

    $14.95

    This handsome guide to the language of baseball decodes the amusing, clever phrases that pepper commentary about the sport. Learn More
  4. Howard Zinn On History

    Howard Zinn On History

    $12.95

    A handy pocket guide on the uses of history - and the power of history when it is put to the service of the struggle for human rights - by America's most beloved radical historian. Learn More
  5. Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left (tpb)

    Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left

    $18.95

    Howard Zinn was perhaps the best-known and most widely celebrated popular interpreter of American history in the twentieth century, renowned as a bestselling author, a political activist, a lecturer, and one of America’s most recognizable and admired progressive voices. Learn More
  6. In The Garden Of Beasts

    In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin

    $26.00

    Erik Larson has been widely acclaimed as a master of narrative non-fiction, and in his new book, the bestselling author of Devil in the White City turns his hand to a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power. Learn More
  7. The Invention Of Murder

    Invention Of Murder: How The Victorians Revelled In Death And Detection And Created Modern Crime

    $16.99

    In this fascinating exploration of murder in the nineteenth century, Judith Flanders examines some of the most gripping cases that captivated the Victorians and gave rise to the first detective fiction. Learn More
  8. Island of Vice

    Island of Vice: Theodore Roosevelt's Doomed Quest to Clean Up Sin-Loving New York

    $27.95

    When young Theodore Roosevelt was appointed police commissioner of New York City, he had the astounding gall to try to shut down the brothels, gambling joints, and after-hours saloons. This is the story of how TR took on Manhattan vice . . . and vice won. Learn More
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    Just When You Thought It Couldn't Get Worse

    $18.95

    Edward Sorel is widely recognized as America's premier illustrator. Learn More
  10. Legacy of Secrecy

    Legacy Of Secrecy: The Long Shadow Of The JFK Assassination

    $26.95

    The rifle fire in Dallas that killed John F. Kennedy didn’t just start a frantic effort to find his assassins. Learn More

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