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Wallace, Chris

Summary: A Fox News Sunday anchor and a Pulitzer Prize-winning AP investigative journalist present a behind-the-scenes account of the secret meetings, global events, leadership decisions, and civilian realities that led to the Hiroshima bombing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 Wallace 2020

Brands, H. W.

Summary: "From master storyteller and historian H.W. Brands, twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, comes the riveting story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur squared off to decide America's future in the aftermath of World War II. At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the world. When asked by a reporter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.918 Brands

McCullough, David G

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 921 TRUMAN

McCullough, David G.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Tru

Woodworth, Steven E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Kansas 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.746 Wood

Olson, Lynne.

Summary: The behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, Averell Harriman, and John Gilbert Winant.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2010

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 940 Olson

Beschloss, Michael R.

Summary: Presidential historian Michael Beschloss uses original letters, diaries, declassified documents, and interviews to bring us into the room and into the minds of a procession of Chief Executives who took the nation into major conflicts, mobilized Americans for victory, and seized greater power for themselves. From James Madison and the War of 1812 to Lyndon Johnson and Vietnam, we see these...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355 Beschloss 2018

Summary: The 2016 election of Donald J. Trump exposed a deep divide in American politics and culture, one that pollsters and pundits didn't seem to realize was there. But Trump did, and he used it to his advantage in ways that surprised nearly everyone, even those who voted for him. Perhaps the biggest question on many people's minds is how, exactly, did a crass, unrepentant reality TV star and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.933 Lee 2017

Spielberg, Steven 1947-

Summary: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Pictures 2013

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Lincoln

Chernow, Ron

Summary: Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic loser and inept businessman, fond of drinking to excess; or as the triumphant but brutal Union general of the Civil War; or as a credulous and hapless president whose tenure came to symbolize the worst excesses of the Gilded Age. These stereotypes don't come close to capturing adequately his...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Tzemach Lemmon, Gayle

Summary: In 2010, the United States Army Special Operations Command created Cultural Support Teams, a pilot program to put women on the battlefield alongside Green Berets and Army Rangers on sensitive missions in Afghanistan. The idea was that women could access places and people that had remained out of reach, and could build relationships -- woman to woman -- in ways that male soldiers in a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.104 Lemmon

Kilmeade, Brian

Summary: Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six Into this dire situation stepped Major General Andrew Jackson. A native of Tennessee who had witnessed the horrors of the Revolutionary War and Indian attacks, he was glad America had finally decided to confront repeated British aggression. But he feared that President Madison's men were overlooking...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.5 KILM 2017

Millard, Candice

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 968.048 Millard

Strawson, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fromm International Pub. Corp. 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.084 Straw

Von Drehle, Dave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.709 Von Dre

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.742 Time

Summary: Lord Voldemort has returned, but the Ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Harry

Cornwell, Bernard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Corn

Summary: This film shows step by step how the Allies achieved victory on June 6, 1944. Where the invaders failed, the film investigates how and why this happened.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Educational Broadcasting Corp. 2004

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD 940.542

Millard, Candice

Summary: "At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill was utterly convinced it was his destiny to become prime minister of England one day, despite the fact he had just lost his first election campaign for Parliament. He believed that to achieve his goal he must do something spectacular on the battlefield. Despite deliberately putting himself in extreme danger as a British Army officer in colonial wars in...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 921 Church

McRaven, William H. (William Harry)

Summary: Admiral William H. McRaven is a part of American military history, having orchestrated some of the most famous missions in recent memory, including the capture of Saddam Hussein, the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, and the raid to kill Osama bin Laden. Sea Stories begins in 1963 at a French Officer's Club in Paris, where Allied officers and their wives gathered to have drinks and tell...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 McRaven 2019

Rucker, Philip.

Summary: "This peerless and gripping narrative reveals President Trump at his most unvarnished and exposes how decision making in his administration has been driven by a reflexive logic of self-preservation and self-aggrandizement - but a logic nonetheless. This is the story of how an unparalleled president has scrambled to survive and tested the strength of America's democracy and its common heart as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.933 Rucker

Trump, Mary L.

Summary: "In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical psychologist and Donald's only niece, shines a bright light on the dark history of their family in order to explain how her uncle became the man who now threatens the world's health, economic security, and social fabric." -- amazon.com

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2020

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Baime, A. J. (Albert J.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 940.531 Baime

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