The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War

From the author the classic The Wizards of Armageddon and Pulitzer Prize finalist comes the definitive history of American policy on nuclear war and Presidents actions in nuclear crises from Truman to Trump.Fred Kaplan, hailed by The New York Times as a rare combination of defense intellectual and

The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz

How do you keep fighting in the face of unimaginable horror This is untold story of one of the greatest heroes of the Second World War In the Summer of 1940, after the Nazi occupation of Poland, an underground operative called Witold Pilecki accepted a mission to uncover the fate of thousands of

Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History

The heart stopping story of the fight for Texas by The New York Times bestselling author of George Washington s Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.In his now trademark style, Brian Kilmeade brings alive one of the most pivotal moments in American history, this time telling the

The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire

The story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country In August 1765, the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through

D DAY Through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944

This is the hidden side of D Day which has fascinated readers around the world Almost all accounts of D Day are told from the Allied perspective, with the emphasis on how German resistance was overcome on June 6th 1944 But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers and gun emplacements

The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World

The dramatic, pulse pounding story of Harry Truman s first four months in office, when this unlikely, small town Washington outsider had to take on Germany, Japan, Stalin, and the atomic bomb, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who get

The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777

In the initial volume of the Revolution Trilogy Rick Atkinson recounts the first twenty one months of America s violent war for independence From the battles at Lexington and Concord in spring 1775 to those at Trenton and Princeton in winter 1777, American militiamen and then the ragged Continental

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War that Changed American History

From the authors of the New York Times bestseller George Washington s Secret Six ,the little known story of Thomas Jefferson s battle to defend America against Islamic pirates Brian Kilmeade cohost of Fox Friends on Fox News and the national radio show Kilmeade Friends returns with