Subject: History

Liberty and Learning: The Evolution of American Education By L
117 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-00-1
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Liberty and Learning: The Evolution of American Education

Larry P. Arnn, the President of Hillsdale College, traces the history of education from the founding of the U.S. Office of Education (based on the Prussian system) in 1869 to the Higher Education Act of 1965 and its subsequent reauthorizations, to contemporary legislation.

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Winston S. Churchill: The Challenge of War, 1914–1916 (vol. 3) By M
988 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-16-2
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Winston S. Churchill: The Challenge of War, 1914–1916 (vol. 3)

This third volume of the official biography of Sir Winston Churchill contains a full account of his initiatives and achievements as wartime First Lord of the Admiralty between August 1914 and May 1915. These include his efforts to prolong the siege of Antwerp, his support for the use of air power, and his part in the early development of the tank. It shows the forcefulness with which he argued for an offensive naval policy, first against Germany, then against Turkey.

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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2) By R
775 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-12-4
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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2)

Volume II of the magisterial eight-volume biography of Winston S. Churchill takes Churchill’s story from his entry to Parliament in 1901 to the outbreak of war in 1914. When he took his seat in the House of Commons he was twenty-six years old. An independent spirit and rebel, on his maiden speech he was cheered by the Leader of the Opposition.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIII: The Coming of War, 1936-1939 By M
1,684 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-26-1
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIII: The Coming of War, 1936-1939

This volume of The Churchill Documents tells Churchill’s story from 1936 to 1939. It continues the story of a man out of office and out of favour with the government, building up an incredible array of personal contacts, who enabled him to collect much secret information about the events of the day.

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Government Is the Problem: Memoirs of Ronald Reagan’s Welfare Reformer By R
186 pages | ISBN 978-0-978650-23-0
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Government Is the Problem: Memoirs of Ronald Reagan’s Welfare Reformer

Government Is the Problem is the story of a broken welfare system that needed to be fixed, of a great leader named Ronald Reagan who said that it could be fixed, of doubters who said that it could not be fixed, and of the man—Robert B. Carleson—who fixed it. Carleson pioneered the true reform that reversed a growing dependence on the welfare state and moved America away from the ruinous path of income redistribution.

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Winston S. Churchill: Youth, 1874–1900 (vol. 1) By R
608 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-08-7
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Winston S. Churchill: Youth, 1874–1900 (vol. 1)

Volume I, first published in 1966, covers the years from Churchill’s birth in 1874 to his return to England from an American lecture tour, on the day of Queen Victoria’s funeral in 1900, in order to embark on his political career.

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One of Freedom’s Finest Hours: Statesmanship and Soldiership in World War II By L
159 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-57-5
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One of Freedom’s Finest Hours: Statesmanship and Soldiership in World War II

World War II is one of those rare events in history whose retelling will forever guide us toward a deeper understanding of freedom and tyranny; honor and infamy; the roles of prudence, folly, and chance in human affairs; and man’s capacity for courage, endurance, and sacrifice.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XII: The Wilderness Years, 1929–1935 By M
1,404 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-25-4
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XII: The Wilderness Years, 1929–1935

This volume of The Churchill Documents tells Churchill’s story from 1929-1935: the first five and a half of his “Wilderness Years.” Based, like the previous volumes, on one of the richest and most complete archives of modern British history, the documents assembled here reflect both Churchill’s political and personal life and the dramatic political scenes in which he played a part.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XI: The Exchequer Years, 1922–1929 By M
1,504 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-24-7
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XI: The Exchequer Years, 1922–1929

This volume of The Churchill Documents tells Churchill’s story from 1922 to 1929. Based on one of the richest archives of modern British history, it deals both with Churchill’s personal and political life and with the political and international scene of which he was part.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume X: Conciliation and Reconstruction, April 1921–November 1922 By M
717 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-22-3
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The Churchill Documents, Volume X: Conciliation and Reconstruction, April 1921–November 1922

Through the documents in these pages, Martin Gilbert takes the reader on a fascinating journey, covering a wide range of domestic and international problems. Churchill’s vivid personality is evident as each controversy unfolds—traced through private letters and secret Cabinet records. Martin Gilbert’s explanatory notes, never obtrusive, illuminate both the individuals and the events of nineteen dramatic months.

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