Newest Non-fiction Book:
Woodstock 50th Anniversary: Back to Yasgur's Farm by Mike Greenblatt
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The year was 1969.

Richard Nixon was in the White House. Neil Armstrong was on the Moon. Revolution was in the air. In that backdrop, 500,000 young people gathered on a mid-August weekend in upstate New York for the promise of three days of peace and music. What they experienced at the Woodstock Music and Art Fair was something far greater.


More New Adult Non-Fiction:
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West by David McCullough
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McCullough tells the story through five major characters: Cutler and Putnam; Cutler's son Ephraim; and two other men, one a carpenter turned architect, and the other a physician who became a prominent pioneer in American science.

Drawn in great part from a rare and all-but-unknown collection of diaries and letters by the key figures, The Pioneers is a uniquely American story of people whose ambition and courage led them to remarkable accomplishments.

Available in regular print or audio ebook
Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations by Admiral William H. McRaven
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Admiral William H. McRaven was involved in some of the most famous missions in recent US military history, including the capture of Saddam Hussein, the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, and the raid to kill Osama bin Laden.

Sea Stories begins in 1960 at the American Officers' Club in France, where Allied officers and their wives gathered to have drinks and tell stories about their adventures during World War II  the place where a young Bill McRaven learned the value of a good story. Sea Stories is an unforgettable look back on one man's incredible life, from childhood days sneaking into high-security military sites to a day job of hunting terrorists and rescuing hostages.

Available in regular print, ebook, or audio ebook

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