all ebooks in category: 20th Century History of the U.S. (35)

Real Enemies: Conspiracy Theories and American Democracy, World War I to 9/11
English | January 2, 2009 | ISBN: 0195183533 | 336 pages | PDF | 1.10 Mb

Many Americans believe that their own government is guilty of shocking crimes. Government agents shot the president. They faked the moon landing. They stood by …

Wrapped in the Flag: A Personal History of America's Radical Right
English | ISBN: 080707750X | 2013 | 264 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 2 MB + 2 MB

A narrative history of the John Birch Society by a daughter of one of the infamous ultraconservative organization’s founding fathers. Named a best nonfiction book …

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«Fire in a Canebrake: The Last Mass Lynching in America» by Laura Wexler
English | ISBN: 9781439125298 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

On that July evening in 1946, the leader counted aloud and the mob of white men fired. Seconds later, the leader counted again, "One, two, …

Remembering Emmett Till
2019 | ISBN: 022655953X | English | 312 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Take a drive through the Mississippi Delta today and you’ll find a landscape dotted with memorials to major figures and events from the civil rights …

Remembering Emmett Till
English | May 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 022655953X | 312 pages | EPUB | 4.24 MB

Take a drive through the Mississippi Delta today and you'll find a landscape dotted with memorials to major figures and events from the civil rights …

Our Revolution: A Mother and Daughter at Midcentury
English | ISBN: 0393080056 | 2020 | EPUB | 432 pages | 13 MB

A daughter’s memoir of her mother evolves beautifully into a narrative of the far-reaching changes in women’s lives in the twentieth century. With the sweep …

«Past and Present of Alameda County» by Joseph Eugene Baker
English | ISBN: 9783849650674 | EPUB | 0.7 MB

The county was formed on March 25, 1853, from a large portion of Contra Costa County and a smaller portion of Santa Clara County. Much …

«The Folly of Empire» by John B. Judis
English | ISBN: 9781439103951 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

The New York Times hailed John B. Judis's The Emerging Democratic Majority as "indispensable." Now this brilliant political writer compares the failure of American imperialism …

«White House Daze: The Unmaming Domestic Policy in the Bush Years» by Charles Kolb
English | ISBN: 9781439119921 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Throughout his presidency, George Bush was accused by both Republicans and Democrats of having an administration utterly without a domestic policy agenda. Kolb, who served …

«The Mad Sculptor» by Harold Schechter
English | ISBN: 9781781853085 | EPUB | 1.2 MB

An unputdownable true crime story set in the pulp-fiction obsessed world of 1930s America. On Easter Sunday 1937, Bob Irwin – a handsome, failing sculptor …