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Edith Vanderbilt shines in this history of North Carolina’s famed Biltmore Estate.

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One of America’s lesser-known commanders-in-chief finally gets his due.

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A riveting account of a hellish prison set afloat during the War of Independence.

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A comprehensive look at a lesser-known player who helped preserve the Union.

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A chronicle of the lesser-known Founding Father who famously said, “Give me liberty or give me death!”

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A "vivid and elegant" account of the once-brutal politics on the high seas.

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An encyclopedic assessment of how the feds would weather the apocalypse.

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Though rich in details, this WWII-era saga feels disjointed and overly long.