Book Of Ages

Jill Lepore Vintage

National Book Award Finalist From one of our most accomplished and widely admired historians, a revelatory portrait of Benjamin Franklin’s youngest sister and a history of history itself. Like her b

ISBN10 : 0307958353 , ISBN13 : 9780307958358

Page Number : 464

Joe Gould S Teeth

Jill Lepore Knopf

From New Yorker staff writer and Harvard historian Jill Lepore, the dark, spellbinding tale of her restless search for the long-lost, longest book ever written, a century-old manuscript called “The

ISBN10 : 1101947594 , ISBN13 : 9781101947593

Page Number : 256

The Story Of America

Jill Lepore Princeton University Press

Examines the origins of dozens of writings, speeches, and other printed pieces from American history--from paper ballots and the Constitution to Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" and Barack Obama's 2009 i

ISBN10 : 069115399X , ISBN13 : 9780691153995

Page Number : 416

The Whites Of Their Eyes

Jill Lepore Princeton University Press

Americans have always put the past to political ends. The Union laid claim to the Revolution--so did the Confederacy. Civil rights leaders said they were the true sons of liberty--so did Southern segr

ISBN10 : 1400839815 , ISBN13 : 9781400839810

Page Number : 232

The Name Of War

Jill Lepore Vintage

Winner of the Bancroft Prize King Philip's War, the excruciating racial war—colonists against Indians—that erupted in New England in 1675, was, in proportion to population, the bloodiest in Americ

ISBN10 : 0307488578 , ISBN13 : 9780307488572

Page Number : 368