The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America

The epic true crime story of bootlegger George Remus and the murder that shocked the nation, from the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy In the early days of Prohibition, long before Al Capone became a household name, a German immigrant name

The Yellow Lantern: True Colors: Historical Stories of American Crime

Josephine Is Forced to Spy for Grave RobbersStep into True Colors a new series of Historical Stories of Romance and American Crime In Massachusetts in 1824, Josephine Clayton awakes on the table of the doctor she s assisted all these months She was presumed dead by all and has become the doctor

Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century

A dazzling group portrait of Franz Boas, the founder of cultural anthropology, and his circle of women scientists, who upended American notions of race, gender, and sexuality in the 1920s and 1930s a sweeping chronicle of how our society began to question the basic ways we understand other cultures

Sing a Song: How "Lift Every Voice and Sing" Inspired Generations

Just in time for the 120th anniversary of the song Lift Every Voice and Sing this stirring book celebrates the Black National Anthem and how it inspired five generations of a family Sing a song full of the faith that the dark past has taught us.Sing a song full of the hope that the present has

American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump

Politico Magazine s chief political correspondent provides a rollicking insider s look at the making of the modern Republican Party how a decade of cultural upheaval, populist outrage, and ideological warfare made the GOP vulnerable to a hostile takeover from the unlikeliest of insurgents Donald J.

Fire and Fortitude: The US Army in the Pacific War, 1941-1943

An engrossing, epic history of the US Army in the Pacific War Out here, mention is seldom seen of the achievements of the Army ground troops, wrote one officer in the fall of 1943, whereas the Marines are blown up to the skies Even today, the Marines are celebrated as the victors of the Pacific