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The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964 by Jon Margolis
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During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.