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Dirk Barreveld

CUSHING’S COUP

The True Story of How Lt. Col. James M. Cushing and His Filipino Guerrillas Captured a Japanese Admiral and Changed the Course of the Pacific War

(Casemate)




Eleanor Phillips Brackbill

THE QUEEN OF HEARTBREAK TRAIL

The Life and Times of Harriet Smith Pullen, Pioneering Woman 

(Globe Pequot Press)
 


John F. Blair


ARLINGTON

A Color Guide to America’s Most Famous Cemetery




Wilson Casey

BEDLAM ON THE WEST VIRGINIA RAILS

The Last Train Bandit Tells His True Tale 

(History Press)


 
Matthew Culligan (and Peter Cherici)

WANDERING IRISH IN EUROPE 

Their Influence from the Dark Ages to Modern Times

(Clearfield/Barnes & Noble)


 
Betty DeRamus

FORBIDDEN FRUIT

Love Stories from the Underground Railroad 

(Atria Books) - essence.com bestseller

FREEDOM BY ANY MEANS

Con Games, Voodoo Schemes, True Love and Lawsuits

  on the Underground Railroad 

(Atria Books)
 


Dianne Durante

OUTDOOR MONUMENTS OF MANHATTAN

A Historical Guide 

(New York University Press)

 


Joseph Egan

THE PURPLE DIARIES

A Definitive Account of the Mary Astor Custody Case

(Diversion Books)
 


Edward Robb Ellis

A DIARY OF THE CENTURY

Tales from America’s Greatest Diarist 

(Kodansha; Union Square Books)

THE EPIC OF NEW YORK CITY

A Narrative History 

(Kodansha; Carroll & Graf; Perseus Book Group)

A NATION IN TORMENT

The Great American Depression, 1929-1939

(Kodansha)

ECHOES OF DISTANT THUNDER

Life in the United States 1914-1918 

(Kodansha)

 


Sanna Feirstein

NAMING NEW YORK

Manhattan Places and How They Got Their Names
(New York University Press)

 

Ron Fierstein

TRIUMPH OF GENIUS

Edwin Land, Polaroid and the Patent Trial of the Century

(ABA Publishing)

 

James Gindlesperger & Suzanne Gindlesperger

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW GETTYSBURG?

The Stories behind the Monuments and the Men Who Fought One of America's Most Epic Battles 

(John F. Blair) 
Bronze Medal Book of the Year Awards, travel guide category, Foreword Reviews

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW GETTYSBURG?

Volume 2

(John F. Blair)

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW ANTIETAM? 

The Stories Behind America's Bloodiest Day

(John F. Blair) 

finalist for the ForeWord Reviews
Book of the Year Award, travel guide category

 

Bill Hall

THE WORLD'S MOST HAUNTED HOUSE

The True Story of The Bridgeport Poltergeist on Lindley Street

(New Page)

THE HAUNTED HOUSE DIARIES

The True Story of a Quiet Connecticut Town

  in the Center of a Paranormal Mystery

(New Page Books)


 
Jeffrey Kroessler

NEW YORK

Year by Year 

(New York University Press)

GREATER NEW YORK SPORTS CHRONOLOGY 

(Columbia University Press)

 


Joyce Mendelsohn

THE LOWER EAST SIDE REMEMBERED & REVISITED

History and Guide to a Legendary New York Neighborhood

(updated and revised with Lower East Side Conservancy)
(Columbia University Press)

 


David Moore


THE SOUL OF A SMALL TOWN: The Women of Durham, the Richest Man in the World, and the Battle for Home Rule

(Diversion Books)

William P. Sanderson

BULLETINS FROM DALLAS

Reporting the JFK Assassination

(Skyhorse)

 


Steven T. Smith

THE RESCUE

A True Story of Courage & Survival in WW II (Wiley)
History Channel segment


WOLF PACK 

The American Submarine Strategy That Helped Defeat Japan

(Wiley)
 



John Tauranac

THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING 

The Making of a Landmark

(reissue, Cornell University Press)


MANHATTAN'S LITTLE SECRETS: The Small of It (with photographs by Kathryn Gerhardt) (Lyons Press)


 

David Wilson


NOT JUST EVIL

The Media Frenzy Caused by California's First Insanity Plea

(Diversion Books)