George Washington's Secret SixGeorge Washington's Secret Six
by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
When George Washington beat a hasty retreat from New York City in August 1776, many thought the American Revolution might soon be over. Instead, Washington rallied—thanks in large part to a little-known, top-secret group called the Culper Spy Ring. He realized that he couldn’t defeat the British with military might, so he recruited a sophistica ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2016-10-18 | ISBN-13: 9780143130604

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli PiratesThomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates
by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
When Thomas Jefferson became president in 1801, America was deeply in debt, with its economy and dignity under attack. Pirates from North Africa’s Barbary Coast routinely captured American merchant ships and held the sailors as slaves, demanding ransom and tribute payments far beyond what the new country could afford.For fifteen years, America ha ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 2016-10-18 | ISBN-13: 9780143129431

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New OrleansAndrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans
by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger
Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.The War of 1812 saw America threatened on every side. Encouraged by the British, Indian tribes attacked settlers in the West, while the Royal Navy terrorized the coasts. By mid-1814, President James Madiso ...
Number of pages: 288 | Publication Date: 2017-10-24 | ISBN-13: 9780735213234

It's How You Play the GameIt's How You Play the Game
Brian Kilmeade
You don't have to be a star athlete to take away valuable lessons from the world of sports—whether it's learning how to get along with others, to never give up, to be gracious in victory and defeat, even knowing when to throw in the towel. Each interview conducted by Brian Kilmeade reveals personal stories of the defining sports moments in the li ...
Number of pages: 367 | Publication Date: 2007-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9780061237263

The Games Do CountThe Games Do Count
Brian Kilmeade
What do Henry Kissinger, Jack Welch, Condoleezza Rice, and Jon Bon Jovi have in common? They have all reached the top of their respective professions, and they all credit sports for teaching them the lessons that were fundamental to their success. In his years spent interviewing and profiling celebrities, politicians, and top businesspeople, popula ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2005-10-04 | ISBN-13: 9780060736767

Washington's SpiesWashington's Spies
Alexander Rose
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Turn: Washington’s Spies, now an original series on AMC Based on remarkable new research, acclaimed historian Alexander Rose brings to life the true story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and deep into the shadowy underworld o ...
Number of pages: 384 | Publication Date: 2007-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9780553383294

The Forgotten 500The Forgotten 500
Gregory A. Freeman
The astonishing, never before told story of the greatest rescue mission of World War II—when the OSS set out to recover more than 500 airmen trapped behind enemy lines in Yugoslavia...During a bombing campaign over Romanian oil fields, hundreds of American airmen were shot down in Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia. Local Serbian farmers and peasants riske ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2008-09-02 | ISBN-13: 9780451224958

Bill O'Reilly's Legends and LiesBill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies
David Fisher
The must-have companion to Bill O'Reilly's historical docudrama Legends and Lies: The Patriots, an exciting and eye-opening look at the Revolutionary War through the lives of its leadersThe American Revolution was neither inevitable nor a unanimous cause. It pitted neighbors against each other, as loyalists and colonial rebels faced off for their l ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2016-05-24 | ISBN-13: 9781627797894

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