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Established in 1950, the National Book Award is an American literary prize given to writers by writers and administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. Each year, the mostra'n més Foundation selects a total of twenty Judges, including five in each of the four Award categories: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Young People’s Literature. Judges are published writers who are known to be doing great work in their genre or field, and in some cases, are past NBA Finalists or Winners. One of the five Judges on each panel is selected as the panel chair. This person acts as the voice of the panel and the liaison to the Foundation. The Foundation staff takes no part in the Judges’ deliberations, except to verify a submission’s eligibility. mostra'n menys
Stages:
Tots, Winner (400), Finalist (1,801), Longlist (500)
Categories:
Tots, Arts and Letters (57), Autobiography (Hardcover) (3), Autobiography (Paperback) (1), Autobiography/Biography (Hardcover) (12), Autobiography/Biography (Paperback) (15), Biografia (8), Biography (Hardcover) (2), Biography (Paperback) (4), Biography and Autobiography (3), Children's Books (14), Children's Books (Hardcover) (4), Children's Books (Paperback) (4), Children's Books, Fiction (Hardcover) (10), Children's Books, Fiction (Paperback) (8), Children's Books, Nonfiction (10), Children's Books, Nonfiction (Hardcover) (4), Children's Books, Picture Books (Hardcover) (5), Children's Books, Picture Books (Paperback) (6), Children's Fiction (Hardcover) (4), Children's Fiction (Paperback) (5), Literatura infantil (10), Children's Picture Books (Hardcover) (5), Children's Picture Books (Paperback) (5), Contemporary Affairs (9), Contemporary Thought (4), Current Interest (Hardcover) (4), Current Interest (Paperback) (5), Ficció (477), Fiction (Hardcover) (14), Fiction (Paperback) (16), Primera novel·la (19), First Work of Fiction (3), General Nonfiction (Hardcover) (19), General Nonfiction (Paperback) (17), General Reference Books (Hardcover) (3), General Reference Books (Paperback) (5), Hardcover (2), Història (9), History (Hardcover) (21), History (Paperback) (12), History and Biography (39), Most Distinguished Novel (1), Most Original Book (1), Mystery (Hardcover) (5), Mystery (Paperback) (5), No ficció (407), Original Paperback (5), Paperback (4), Philosophy and Religion (10), Poesia (331), Religion/Inspiration (Hardcover) (5), Religion/Inspiration (Paperback) (3), Science (Hardcover) (18), Science (Paperback) (18), Science Fiction (Hardcover) (9), Science Fiction (Paperback) (1), Science, Philosophy, and Religion (18), The Sciences (16), Translated Literature (58), Translation (54), Western (4), Young People's Literature (197), No Category (4)
Years:
Tots, 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (10), 2020 (10), 2019 (10), 2018 (10), 2017 (10), 2016 (10), 2015 (10), 2014 (10), 2013 (10), 2012 (5), 2011 (5), 2010 (5), 2009 (5), 2008 (5), 2007 (5), 2006 (5), 2005 (5), 2004 (5), 2003 (5), 2002 (5), 2001 (5), 2000 (5), 1999 (5), 1998 (5), 1997 (5), 1996 (5), 1995 (5), 1994 (5), 1993 (5), 1992 (5), 1991 (5), 1990 (5), 1989 (4), 1988 (5), 1987 (5), 1986 (5), 1985 (3), 1963 (10), 1962 (13), 1961 (11), 1960 (21), 1959 (12), 1958 (12), 1957 (17), 1956 (12), 1955 (10), 1954 (1), 1953 (17), 1952 (17), 1951 (1), 1950 (6)

Winner 53

ObraAny
The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History de Ned Blackhawk2023
South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation de Imani Perry2022
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake de Tiya Miles2021
The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X de Les Payne2020
The Yellow House: A Memoir de Sarah M. Broom2019
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke de Jeffrey C. Stewart2018
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia de Masha Gessen2017
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America de Ibram X. Kendi2016
Between the World and Me de Ta-Nehisi Coates2015
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China de Evan Osnos2014
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America de George Packer2013
Behind the Beautiful Forevers de Katherine Boo2012
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern de Stephen Greenblatt2011
Just Kids de Patti Smith2010
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt de T. J. Stiles2009
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family de Annette Gordon-Reed2008
Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA de Tim Weiner2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl de Timothy Egan2006
L'Any del pensament màgic de Joan Didion2005
Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age de Kevin Boyle2004
Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy de Carlos Eire2003
Master of the Senate de Robert A. Caro2002
The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression de Andrew Solomon2001
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex de Nathaniel Philbrick2000
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II de John W. Dower1999
Slaves in the Family de Edward Ball1998
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson de Joseph J. Ellis1997
An American Requiem: God, My Father, and the War That Came Between Us de James Carroll1996
The Haunted Land: Facing Europe's Ghosts After Communism de Tina Rosenberg1995
How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter de Sherwin B. Nuland1994
United States: Essays 1952-1992 de Gore Vidal1993
Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story de Paul Monette1992
Freedom in the Making of Western Culture de Orlando Patterson1991
The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance de Ron Chernow1990
From Beirut to Jerusalem de Thomas L. Friedman1989
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam de Neil Sheehan1988
The Making of the Atomic Bomb de Richard Rhodes1987
Arctic Dreams de Barry Lopez1986
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families de J. Anthony Lukas1985
Henry James: The Conquest of London, 1870-81 de Leon Edel1963
Henry James: The Middle Years, 1881-95 de Leon Edel1963
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects de Lewis Mumford1962
James Joyce de Richard Ellmann1960
Mistress to an age : a life of Madame de Staël de J. Christopher Herold1959
The Lion and the Throne: The Life and Times of Sir Edward Coke de Catherine Drinker Bowen1958
Russia Leaves the War: Soviet-American Relations, 1917-1920, Vol 1 de George F. Kennan1957
American in Italy de Herbert Kubly1956
The measure of man: on freedom, human values, survival, and the modern temper de Joseph Wood Krutch1955
A Stillness at Appomattox de Bruce Catton1954
The Course of Empire de Bernard DeVoto1953
El mar que nos rodea de Rachel Carson1952
Herman Melville de Newton Arvin1951
The life of Ralph Waldo Emerson de Ralph L. Rusk1950

Finalist 352

ObraAny
The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History de Ned Blackhawk2023
Liliana's Invincible Summer: A Sister's Search for Justice de Cristina Rivera-Garza2023
Ordinary Notes de Christina Sharpe2023
We Could Have Been Friends, My Father and I: A Palestinian Memoir de Raja Shehadeh2023
Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World de John Vaillant2023
South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation de Imani Perry2022
The Invisible Kingdom: Reimagining Chronic Illness de Meghan O'Rourke2022
Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus de David Quammen2022
The Man Who Could Move Clouds: A Memoir de Ingrid Rojas Contreras2022
His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice de Robert Samuels2022
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake de Tiya Miles2021
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance de Hanif Abdurraqib2021
Running Out: In Search of Water on the High Plains de Lucas Bessire2021
Tastes Like War: A Memoir de Grace M. Cho2021
Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America de Nicole Eustace2021
The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X de Les Payne2020
The Undocumented Americans de Karla Cornejo Villavicencio2020
Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory de Claudio Saunt2020
My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir de Jenn Shapland2020
How to Make a Slave and Other Essays (21st Century Essays) de Jerald Walker2020
The Yellow House: A Memoir de Sarah M. Broom2019
Thick: And Other Essays de Tressie McMillan Cottom2019
What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance de Carolyn Forché2019
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present de David Treuer2019
Solitary de Albert Woodfox2019
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke de Jeffrey C. Stewart2018
The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation de Colin G. Calloway2018
American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic de Victoria Johnson2018
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth de Sarah Smarsh2018
We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights de Adam Winkler2018
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia de Masha Gessen2017
Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge de Erica Armstrong Dunbar2017
The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America de Frances FitzGerald2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann2017
Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America de Nancy Maclean2017
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America de Ibram X. Kendi2016
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right de Arlie Russell Hochschild2016
Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War de Viet Thanh Nguyen2016
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America de Andrés Reséndez2016
Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy de Heather Ann Thompson2016
Between the World and Me de Ta-Nehisi Coates2015
Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs de Sally Mann2015
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness de Sy Montgomery2015
If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran de Carla Power2015
Ordinary Light: A Memoir de Tracy K. Smith2015
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China de Evan Osnos2014
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir de Roz Chast2014
No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War through Afghan Eyes de Anand Gopal2014
Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh de John Lahr2014
The Meaning of Human Existence de Edward O. Wilson2014
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America de George Packer2013
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin de Jill Lepore2013
Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields de Wendy Lower2013
The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832 de Alan Taylor2013
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief de Lawrence Wright2013
Behind the Beautiful Forevers de Katherine Boo2012
Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 de Anne Applebaum2012
The Passage of Power de Robert A. Caro2012
The Boy Kings of Texas: A Memoir de Domingo Martinez2012
House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East de Anthony Shadid2012
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern de Stephen Greenblatt2011
The Convert: A Tale of Exile and Extremism de Deborah Baker2011
Love and Capital de Mary Gabriel2011
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention de Manning Marable2011
Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout de Lauren Redniss2011
Just Kids de Patti Smith2010
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea de Barbara Demick2010
Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor / Hiroshima / 9-11 / Iraq de John W. Dower2010
Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade de Justin Spring2010
Every Man in This Village is a Liar: An Education in War de Megan Stack2010
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt de T. J. Stiles2009
Following the Water: A Hydromancer's Notebook de David M. Carroll2009
Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origins of Species de Dr. Sean B. Carroll2009
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City de Greg Grandin2009
The Poison King : The Life and Legend of Mithradates, Rome's Deadliest Enemy de Adrienne Mayor2009
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family de Annette Gordon-Reed2008
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) de Drew Gilpin Faust2008
The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals de Jane Mayer2008
Final Salute: A Story of Unfinished Lives de Jim Sheeler2008
The Suicide Index: Putting My Father's Death in Order de Joan Wickersham2008
Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA de Tim Weiner2007
Brother, I'm Dying de Edwidge Danticat2007
God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything de Christopher Hitchens2007
Unruly Americans and the Origins of the Constitution de Woody Holton2007
Ralph Ellison: A Biography de Arnold Rampersad2007
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl de Timothy Egan2006
At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68 de Taylor Branch2006
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone de Rajiv Chandrasekaran2006
Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China de Peter Hessler2006
L'Amenaça de la torre : com Al-Qaida va preparar l'11 M de Lawrence Wright2006
L'Any del pensament màgic de Joan Didion2005
Out of Eden: An Odyssey of Ecological Invasion de Alan Burdick2005
Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Restless Genius de Leo Damrosch2005
102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers de Jim Dwyer2005
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves de Adam Hochschild2005
Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age de Kevin Boyle2004
The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (Authorized Edition) de National Commission on Terrorist Attacks2004
Washington's Crossing de David Hackett Fischer2004
Life on the Outside: The Prison Odyssey of Elaine Bartlett de Jennifer Gonnerman2004
Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare de Stephen Greenblatt2004
Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy de Carlos Eire2003
Gulag: A History de Anne Applebaum2003
The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home de George Howe Colt2003
Lost Prophet: The Life and Times of Bayard Rustin de John D’Emilio2003
The Devil in the White City de Erik Larson2003
Master of the Senate de Robert A. Caro2002
When Smoke Ran Like Water: Tales of Environmental Deception and the Battle Against Pollution de Devra Davis2002
Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science de Atul Gawande2002
The Last American Man de Elizabeth Gilbert2002
Mapping Human History: Genes, Race, and Our Common Origins de Steve Olson2002
The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression de Andrew Solomon2001
American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood de Marie Arana2001
The Lost Children of Wilder: The Epic Struggle to Change Foster Care de Nina Bernstein2001
My Story as Told by Water: Confessions, Druidic Rants, Reflections, Bird-Watchings, Fish-Stalkings, Visions, Songs and Prayers Refracting Light, from Living Rivers, in the Age of the Industrial Dark de David James Duncan2001
Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland de Jan T. Gross2001
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex de Nathaniel Philbrick2000
From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life de Jacques Barzun2000
The Collaborator: The Trial and Execution of Robert Brasillach de Alice Kaplan2000
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1919-1963: The Fight for Equality and the American Century de David Levering Lewis2000
Darkness in El Dorado: How Scientists and Journalists Devastated the Amazon de Patrick Tierney2000
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II de John W. Dower1999
Woman: An Intimate Geography de Natalie Angier1999
Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War de Mark Bowden1999
Places Left Unfinished at the Time of Creation de John Phillip Santos1999
Secrets of the Flesh: A Life of Colette de Judith Thurman1999
Slaves in the Family de Edward Ball1998
Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human de Harold Bloom1998
There Once Was a World: A 900-Year Chronicle of the Shtetl of Eishyshok de Yaffa Eliach1998
A Slant of Sun: One Child's Courage de Beth Kephart1998
All on Fire: William Lloyd Garrison and the Abolition of Slavery de Henry Mayer1998
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson de Joseph J. Ellis1997
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara de David I. Kertzer1997
My Brother de Jamaica Kincaid1997
The Undertaking: Life Studies from the Dismal Trade de Thomas Lynch1997
Whittaker Chambers: A Biography de Sam Tanenhaus1997
An American Requiem: God, My Father, and the War That Came Between Us de James Carroll1996
The Temple Bombing de Melissa Fay Greene1996
The Living and the Dead: Robert McNamara and Five Lives of a Lost War de Paul Hendrickson1996
The Life of Nelson A. Rockefeller de Cary Reich1996
Fruitful: A Real Mother de Anne Roiphe1996
The Haunted Land: Facing Europe's Ghosts After Communism de Tina Rosenberg1995
Salvation on Sand Mountain: Snake-Handling and Redemption in Southern Appalachia de Dennis Covington1995
Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life de Daniel C. Dennett1995
A Civil Action de Jonathan Harr1995
Ghosts of Mississippi: The Murder of Medgar Evers, the Trials of Byron De La Beckwith, and the Haunting of the New South de Maryanne Vollers1995
How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter de Sherwin B. Nuland1994
The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story from Early America de John Putnam Demos1994
Strange Justice: The Selling of Clarence Thomas de Jane Mayer1994
Fatheralong: A Meditation on Fathers and Sons, Race and Society de John Edgar Wideman1994
In Pharaoh's Army: Memories of the Lost War de Tobias Wolff1994
United States: Essays 1952-1992 de Gore Vidal1993
Land of Desire: Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture de William R. Leach1993
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race de David Levering Lewis1993
Gunfighter Nation: The Myth of the Frontier in Twentieth-Century America de Richard Slotkin1993
Battlefield: Farming a Civil War Battleground de Peter Svenson1993
Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story de Paul Monette1992
The Promise of the New South: Life After Reconstruction de Edward L. Ayers1992
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman de James Gleick1992
Truman de David McCullough1992
Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America de Garry Wills1992
Freedom in the Making of Western Culture de Orlando Patterson1991
Why Americans Hate Politics de E. J. Dionne, Jr.1991
Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction de Melissa Fay Greene1991
The Jameses: A Family Narrative de R. W. B. Lewis1991
Anne Sexton: A Biography de Diane Middlebrook1991
The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance de Ron Chernow1990
Small Victories: The Real World of a Teacher, Her Students, and Their High School de Samuel G. Freedman1990
Richard Milhous Nixon: The Rise of an American Politician de Roger Morris1990
Jackson Pollock: An American Saga de Steven Naifeh1990
Righteous Pilgrim: The Life and Times of Harold L. Ickes, 1874-1952 de T. H. Watkins1990
From Beirut to Jerusalem de Thomas L. Friedman1989
Danger and Survival: Choices About the Bomb in the First Fifty Years de McGeorge Bundy1989
Barbarian Sentiments: How the American Century Ends de William Pfaff1989
Mother Country de Marilynne Robinson1989
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam de Neil Sheehan1988
Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877 de Eric Foner1988
The Rise of Modern Paganism de Peter Gay1988
Nora: The Real Life of Molly Bloom de Brenda Maddox1988
Jefferson and Monticello: The Biography of a Builder de Jack McLaughlin1988
The Making of the Atomic Bomb de Richard Rhodes1987
Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe de David Herbert Donald1987
Chaos: Making a New Science de James Gleick1987
Mothers in the Fatherland: Women, the Family, and Nazi Politics de Claudia Koonz1987
New York 1930: Architecture and Urbanism Between the Two World Wars de Robert A. M. Stern1987
Arctic Dreams de Barry Lopez1986
War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War de John W. Dower1986
The Paper: The Life and Death of the New York Herald Tribune de Richard Kluger1986
The Young Hemingway de Michael S. Reynolds1986
Tombee: Portrait of a cotton planter de Theodore Rosengarten1986
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families de J. Anthony Lukas1985
In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity de Daniel J. Kevles1985
... The Heavens and the Earth: A Political History of the Space Age de Walter A. McDougall1985
Henry James: The Conquest of London, 1870-81 de Leon Edel1963
Henry James: The Middle Years, 1881-95 de Leon Edel1963
Silent Spring de Rachel Carson1963
O'Neill de Arthur Gelb1963
Contemporaries de Alfred Kazin1963
The Rothschilds: A Family Portrait de Frederic Morton1963
Chekhov: A Biography de Ernest Joseph Simmons1963
John Adams de Page Smith1963
The Guns of August de Barbara W. Tuchman1963
Patriotic Gore: Studies in the Literature of the American Civil War de Edmund Wilson1963
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects de Lewis Mumford1962
African Genesis: A Personal Investigation Into the Animal Origins and Nature of Man de Robert Ardrey1962
Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son de James Baldwin1962
The will of Zeus; a history of Greece from the origins of Hellenic culture to the death of Alexander de Stringfellow Barr1962
The architecture of America; a social and cultural history de John E. Burchard1962
Dreams of Reason: Science and Utopias de Rene Dubos1962
The Death and Life of Great American Cities de Jane Jacobs1962
Children of Sanchez de Oscar Lewis1962
A matter of life and death de Virgilia Peterson1962
Sinclair Lewis: An American Life de Mark Schorer1962
Lafcadio Hearn de Elizabeth Stevenson1962
The Making of the President 1960 de Theodore H. White1962
John Bunyan de Ola Elizabeth Winslow1962
Asimov's New Guide to Science de Isaac Asimov1961
The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright (The Norton Library) de Peter Blake1961
Chancellor Robert R. Livingston of New York, 1746-1813 de George Dangerfield1961
Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War de David Herbert Donald1961
My wilderness: the Pacific West de William O. Douglas1961
The Firmament of Time de Loren Eiseley1961
Felix Frankfurter Reminisces de Felix Frankfurter1961
Goodbye to a River: A Narrative de John Graves1961
The Politics of Upheaval, 1935-1936 de Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.1961
Name And Address: An Autobiography de Thomas Stanley Matthews1961
Thomas Wolfe: A Biography de Elizabeth Nowell1961
James Joyce de Richard Ellmann1960
The House of Intellect (Perennial Classics) de Jacques Barzun1960
Power without property; a new development in American political economy de Adolf Augustus Berle1960
The curse of the misbegotten: A tale of the house of O'Neill de Croswell Bowen1960
The fourth branch of Government de Douglass Cater1960
Two gentle men : the lives of George Herbert and Robert Herrick de Marchette Chute1960
Asa Gray, 1810-1888 de A. Hunter Dupree1960
A Life in the Theatre de Tyrone Guthrie1960
Life in the crystal palace de Alan Harrington1960
Act One: An Autobiography de Moss Hart1960
Edison: A Biography de Matthew Josephson1960
The Coming of the New Deal, 1933-1935 de Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.1960
Human Nature and the Human Condition de Joseph Wood Krutch1960
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage de Alfred Lansing1960
Alexander Hamilton: portrait in paradox de John Chester Miller1960
John Paul Jones: A Sailor's Biography de Samuel Eliot Morison1960
The War for the Union, Vol. 1: The Improvised War, 1861-1862 de Allan Nevins1960
The Marauders de Charlton Ogburn1960
Pickett's Charge de George Stewart1960
The Harmless People: The Absorbing Chronicle of an Expedition to the Bushmen of South-West Africa and the Hostile Desert in Which They Live de Elizabeth Marshall Thomas1960
The Years with Ross de James Thurber1960
Mistress to an age : a life of Madame de Staël de J. Christopher Herold1959
The Human Condition de Hannah Arendt1959
Private de Lester Atwell1959
The Americans: The Colonial Experience de Daniel Boorstin1959
The Wall Between de Anne Braden1959
Naked to Mine Enemies: The Life of Cardinal Wolsey de Charles W. Ferguson1959
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville de Shelby Foote1959
The Affluent Society de John Kenneth Galbraith1959
Only in America de Harry Golden1959
Russia, the atom and the West de George F. Kennan1959
Marlborough's Duchess de Louis Kronenberger1959
Journey to the beginning de Edgar Snow1959
The Lion and the Throne: The Life and Times of Sir Edward Coke de Catherine Drinker Bowen1958
Mr. Baruch: The Man, the Myth, the Eighty Years de Margaret L. Coit1958
The Reformation de Will Durant1958
Alexander Hamilton in the American tradition de Louis M. Hacker1958
Poets in a Landscape de Gilbert Highet1958
Nuclear weapons and foreign policy de Henry Kissinger1958
Memories of a Catholic Girlhood de Mary McCarthy1958
The Hidden Persuaders de Vance Packard1958
The Twentieth Maine: A Classic Story of Joshua Chamberlain and His Volunteer Regiment de John J. Pullen1958
As France Goes de David Schoenbrun1958
Bridge to the Sun de Gwen Terasaki1958
Citadel: The Story of the U.S. Senate de William Smith White1958
Russia Leaves the War: Soviet-American Relations, 1917-1920, Vol 1 de George F. Kennan1957
John Quincy Adams and the Union de Samuel Flagg Bemis1957
Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox, 1882-1940 de James MacGregor Burns1957
This Hallowed Ground: The Story of the Union Side of the Civil War de Bruce Catton1957
Guides to Straight Thinking, With 13 Common Fallacies. de Stuart Chase1957
Atomic quest, a personal narrative de Arthur Holly Compton1957
Franklin D. Roosevelt: The Triumph de Frank Freidel1957
The Crucial Decade–and After de Eric F. Goldman1957
La Història d'una monja de Kathryn Hulme1957
Richard the Third de Paul Murray Kendall1957
Profiles in Courage de John F. Kennedy1957
Revolt of the moderates de Samuel Lubell1957
The Raven and the Whale: Poe, Melville, and the New York Literary Scene de Perry Miller1957
The Transformations of Man de Lewis Mumford1957
Autumn Across America de Edwin Way Teale1957
Segregation: The Inner Conflict in the South de Robert Penn Warren1957
The Organization Man de William H. Whyte1957
American in Italy de Herbert Kubly1956
The Solitary Singer: A Critical Biography of Walt Whitman de Gay Wilson Allen1956
The Edge of the Sea de Rachel Carson1956
The land they fought for; the story of the South as the Confederacy, 1832-1865 de Clifford Dowdey1956
Inside Africa de John Gunther1956
The Age of Reform de Richard Hofstadter1956
Part of Our Time: Some Ruins and Monuments of the Thirties de Murray Kempton1956
Gift from the Sea de Anne Morrow Lindbergh1956
They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, 1933-45 de Milton Mayer1956
Notre-Dame of Paris de Allan Temko1956
Memoirs, Volume 1: Year of Decisions de Harry S. Truman1956
The scrolls from the Dead Sea de Edmund Wilson1956
The measure of man: on freedom, human values, survival, and the modern temper de Joseph Wood Krutch1955
Scenes and portraits : memories of childhood and youth de Van Wyck Brooks1955
The Challenge of Man's Future: An Inquiry Concerning the Condition of Man During the Years That Lie Ahead de Harrison Brown1955
But We Were Born Free: de Elmer Holmes Davis1955
The Roosevelt Family of Sagamore Hill de Hermann Hagedorn1955
Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History. Vol. 1, Indians and Spain. Vol. 2, Mexico and the United States. 2 vols. in one de Paul Horgan1955
Bent's Fort de David Lavender1955
Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years {set of three volumes} de Carl Sandburg1955
Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell and the Second Opening of the West de Wallace Stegner1955
The Second Tree from the Corner de E. B. White1955
A Stillness at Appomattox de Bruce Catton1954
The Course of Empire de Bernard DeVoto1953
Ushant: An Essay de Conrad Aiken1953
The Big Change: America Transforms Itself 1900-1950 de Frederick Lewis Allen1953
The confident years: 1885-1915 de Van Wyck Brooks1953
Witness de Whittaker Chambers1953
Rome and a Villa de Eleanor Clark1953
Beyond the high Himalayas de William O. Douglas1953
George Washington Volume 5 Victory with the Help of France de Douglas Southall Freeman1953
Rendezvous with Destiny: A History of Modern American Reform de Eric F. Goldman1953
The spirit of liberty; papers and addresses de Learned Hand1953
William Faulkner: A Critical Study (4th Edition) de Irving Howe1953
The Uses of the Past: Profiles of Former Societies de Herbert J. Muller1953
Lincoln the President: Midstream de J. G. Randall1953
Abraham Lincoln de Benjamin P. Thomas1953
Sam Clemens of Hannibal de Dixon Wecter1953
Grant Rises in the West: The First Year, 1861-1862 de Kenneth P. Williams1953
The Shores of Light: A Literary Chronicle of the Twenties and Thirties de Edmund Wilson1953
El mar que nos rodea de Rachel Carson1952
The Origins of Totalitarianism de Hannah Arendt1952
Life in America de Marshall B. Davidson1952
Henry James de F. W. Dupee1952
Birth of a World: Bolivar in Terms of His People de Waldo David Frank1952
Washington de Douglas Southall Freeman1952
The Forgotten Language: An Introduction to the Understanding of Dreams, Fairy Tales, and Myths de Erich Fromm1952
The Uprooted: The Epic Story of the Great Migrations That Made the American People de Oscar Handlin1952
A Walker in the City de Alfred Kazin1952
Jefferson and the Rights of Man de Dumas Malone1952
White Collar: The American Middle Classes de C. Wright Mills1952
The Far Side of Paradise: A Biography of F. Scott Fitzgerald de Arthur Mizener1952
The conduct of life de Lewis Mumford1952
Charles Evans Hughes de Merlo J. Pusey1952
Thomas Jefferson : A Biography de Nat Schachner1952
The Autobiography of William Carlos Williams (New Directions Paperbook) de William Carlos Williams1952
Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of 1877 and the End of Reconstruction de C. Vann Woodward1952
Herman Melville de Newton Arvin1951
The life of Ralph Waldo Emerson de Ralph L. Rusk1950
The Universe and Dr. Einstein de Lincoln Barnett1950
The Mature Mind de H. A. Overstreet1950
This I Remember de Eleanor Roosevelt1950
Killers of the Dream de Lillian Smith1950
Lincoln finds a general; a military study of the Civil War de Kenneth P. Williams1950

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The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History de Ned Blackhawk2023
Liliana's Invincible Summer: A Sister's Search for Justice de Cristina Rivera-Garza2023
Ordinary Notes de Christina Sharpe2023
We Could Have Been Friends, My Father and I: A Palestinian Memoir de Raja Shehadeh2023
Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World de John Vaillant2023
King: A Life de Jonathan Eig2023
A Man of Two Faces: A Memoir, A History, A Memorial de Viet Thanh Nguyen2023
The Slip: The New York City Street That Changed American Art Forever de Prudence Peiffer2023
When Crack Was King: A People's History of a Misunderstood Era de Donovan X. Ramsey2023
I Saw Death Coming: A History of Terror and Survival in the War Against Reconstruction de Kidada E. Williams2023
South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation de Imani Perry2022
The Invisible Kingdom: Reimagining Chronic Illness de Meghan O'Rourke2022
Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus de David Quammen2022
The Man Who Could Move Clouds: A Memoir de Ingrid Rojas Contreras2022
His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice de Robert Samuels2022
Bright Unbearable Reality: Essays de Anna Badkhen2022
Ted Kennedy: A Life de John A. Farrell2022
Uncommon Measure: A Journey Through Music, Performance, and the Science of Time de Natalie Hodges2022
Bad Mexicans: Race, Empire, and Revolution in the Borderlands de Kelly Lytle Hernandez2022
Lost & Found: A Memoir de Kathryn Schulz2022
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake de Tiya Miles2021
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance de Hanif Abdurraqib2021
Running Out: In Search of Water on the High Plains de Lucas Bessire2021
Tastes Like War: A Memoir de Grace M. Cho2021
Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America de Nicole Eustace2021
The Ground Breaking: An American City and Its Search for Justice de Scott Ellsworth2021
The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together de Heather McGhee2021
The Free World: Art and Thought in the Cold War de Louis Menand2021
How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery across America de Clint Smith2021
The Black Civil War Soldier: A Visual History of Conflict and Citizenship de Deborah Willis2021
The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X de Les Payne2020
The Undocumented Americans de Karla Cornejo Villavicencio2020
Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory de Claudio Saunt2020
My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir de Jenn Shapland2020
How to Make a Slave and Other Essays (21st Century Essays) de Jerald Walker2020
Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto de Michelle Bowdler2020
If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future de Jill Lepore2020
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl de Jonathan C. Slaght2020
Afropessimism de Frank B. III Wilderson2020
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents de Isabel Wilkerson2020
The Yellow House: A Memoir de Sarah M. Broom2019
Thick: And Other Essays de Tressie McMillan Cottom2019
What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance de Carolyn Forché2019
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present de David Treuer2019
Solitary de Albert Woodfox2019
Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest de Hanif Abdurraqib2019
The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America de Greg Grandin2019
Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland de Patrick Radden Keefe2019
Burn the Place: A Memoir de Iliana Regan2019
Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership de Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor2019
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke de Jeffrey C. Stewart2018
The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation de Colin G. Calloway2018
American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic de Victoria Johnson2018
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth de Sarah Smarsh2018
We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights de Adam Winkler2018
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy de Carol Anderson2018
Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan de Steve Coll2018
Brothers of the Gun: A Memoir of the Syrian War de Marwan Hisham2018
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life de David Quammen2018
Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays) de Rebecca Solnit2018
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia de Masha Gessen2017
Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge de Erica Armstrong Dunbar2017
The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America de Frances FitzGerald2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann2017
Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America de Nancy Maclean2017
Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America de James Forman Jr.2017
No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need de Naomi Klein2017
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America de Richard Rothstein2017
The Blood of Emmett Till de Timothy B. Tyson2017
Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News de Kevin Young2017
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America de Ibram X. Kendi2016
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right de Arlie Russell Hochschild2016
Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War de Viet Thanh Nguyen2016
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America de Andrés Reséndez2016
Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy de Heather Ann Thompson2016
America's War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History de Andrew Bacevich2016
The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice de Patricia Bell-Scott2016
Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck de Adam Cohen2016
Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy de Cathy O'Neil2016
The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition de Manisha Sinha2016
Between the World and Me de Ta-Nehisi Coates2015
Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs de Sally Mann2015
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness de Sy Montgomery2015
If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran de Carla Power2015
Ordinary Light: A Memoir de Tracy K. Smith2015
Rain: A Natural and Cultural History de Cynthia Barnett2015
Mourning Lincoln de Martha Hodes2015
Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawaii de Susanna Moore2015
Love and Other Ways of Dying: Essays de Michael Paterniti2015
Travels in Vermeer: A Memoir de Michael White2015
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China de Evan Osnos2014
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir de Roz Chast2014
No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War through Afghan Eyes de Anand Gopal2014
Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh de John Lahr2014
The Meaning of Human Existence de Edward O. Wilson2014
The Heathen School: A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic de John Demos2014
The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942 de Nigel Hamilton2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution de Walter Isaacson2014
When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940-1944 de Ronald C. Rosbottom2014
Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic de Matthew Stewart2014
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America de George Packer2013
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin de Jill Lepore2013
Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields de Wendy Lower2013
The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832 de Alan Taylor2013
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief de Lawrence Wright2013
Finding Florida de T. D. Allman2013
Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami de Gretel Ehrlich2013
The Wolf and the Watchman: A Father, a Son, and the CIA de Scott C. Johnson2013
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865 de James Oakes2013
Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington de Terry Teachout2013

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