AUTHOR: Roger Lowenstein / DESCRIPTION: Chronicles the tumultuous era and remarkable personalities that created the Federal Reserve,tracing the financial panic and widespread distrust of bankers that ..
AUTHOR: David O. Stewart / DESCRIPTION: Traces the career of the third U.S. vice president and would-be secession leader,discussing his acrimonious relationship with Thomas Jefferson; his ambitious vi..
AUTHOR: Rosalind Kerven / DESCRIPTION: The definitive book of stories from Arthurian legend. Delve into the enchanted world of Arthurian legends where you will meet the Knights of the Round Table,Wiza..
AUTHOR: Duncan John / DESCRIPTION: A comprehensive guide to astronomy that provides information on the history of the science,each planet in the solar systemcometsasteroidsmeteorsnebulaequasarsremote ..
AUTHOR: John Merriman / DESCRIPTION: Paris,1911. PicassoDebussyand Proust were revolutionizing artmusicand literature. Electricity had transformed the City of Lights. And the Parisian elites were mad ..
AUTHOR: Thom Johnson, Barbara H. Gottlock / DESCRIPTION: For generations,boaters and train passengers have been mystified and intrigued by the sight of a castlelike structure looming in the Hudson Riv..