By Daniel P. Bolger
The story of the only siblings to serve side-by-side in the controversial conflict.
By Philip Pullman
Read this one as children do: with eyes and heart open, giving in, ready to be swept away.
Shooting Lincoln: Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, and the Race to Photograph the Story of the Century
By Nicholas J.C. Pistor
The Civil War roots of modern photography and the mass appeal of images.
A 16th-century Christian concubine captures the heart of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent.
By John Prevas
An accessible account of the legendary general determined to topple a republic.
By Ali Land
While readying to testify against her murderer mother, a teen worries that evil may run in the family.