Best Sellers: U.S. History, May 30, 2013

July 2012 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. Barbarous Years: The Peopling of British North America: The Conflict of Civilizations, 1600-1675
    Bailyn, Bernard
    Alfred A. Knopf. 2012. 9780394515700. $35
  2. Twilight War: The Secret History of America’s Thirty-Year Conflict with Iran
    Crist, David
    Penguin Books. 2012. 9781594203411. $36
  3. Lincoln’s Hundred Days: The Emancipation Proclamation and the War for the Union
    Masur, Louis P.
    Belknap Harvard. 2012. 9780674066908. $29.95
  4. Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
    Meacham, Jon
    Random House. 2012. 9781400067664. $35
  5. Master of the Mountain: Thomas Jefferson and His Slaves
    Wiencek, Henry
    Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 2012. 9780374299569. $28
  6. Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery In the United States, 1861-1865
    Oakes, James
    W. W. Norton. 2012. 9780393065312. $29.95
  7. Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy
    Nasaw, David
    Penguin Books. 2012. 9781594203763. $40
  8. Story of America: Essays On Origins
    Lepore, Jill, 1966-
    Princeton University Press. 2012. 9780691153995. $27.95
  9. Eve of Destruction: How 1965 Transformed America
    Patterson, James T.
    Basic Books. 2012. 9780465013586. $28.99
  10. Jefferson’s Shadow: The Story of His Science
    Thomson, Keith Stewart
    Yale University Press. 2012. 9780300184037. $30
  11. Cuban Missile Crisis In American Memory: Myths Versus Reality
    Stern, Sheldon M.
    Stanford University . 2012. 9780804783767. $75
  12. American Dream: A Cultural History
    Samuel, Lawrence R.
    Syracuse University . 2012. 9780815610076. $24.95
  13. Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico
    Greenberg, Amy S.
    Alfred A. Knopf. 2012. 9780307592699. $30
  14. 1775: A Good Year for Revolution
    Phillips, Kevin
    Viking. 2012. 9780670025121. $36
  15. from Sit-Ins To SNCC: The Student Civil Rights Movement In The 1960s
    Morgan, Iwan
    University Press of Florida. 2012. 9780813041513. $69.95
  16. Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party
    Bloom, Joshua
    University of California Press. 2013. 9780520271852. $34.95
  17. Some of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration In America
    Colby, Tanner
    Viking. 2012. 9780670023714. $27.95
  18. Lincoln’s Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflict
    Burt, John
    Belknap Harvard. 2013. 9780674050181. $39.95
  19. Arab America: Gender, Cultural Politics, and Activism
    Naber, Nadine
    New York University . 2012. 9780814758861. $74
  20. Second Red Scare and the Unmaking of the New Deal Left
    Storrs, Landon R. Y.
    Princeton University Press. 2013. 9780691153964. $39.50
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