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Best Fiction History Books on January 2020 - [TOP 10 Picks] at Bestigma.com.com

  • We Were the Lucky Ones: A Novel

    • ISBN: 0399563091
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERInspired by the incredible true story of one Jewish family separated at the start of World War II, determined to survive—and to reunite—We Were the Lucky Ones is a tribute to the triumph of hope and love against all odds.    “Love in the face of global adversity? It couldn't be more timely.” —Glamour   It is t... [read more]

  • Appalachian Serenade (Appalachian Blessings): A Novella

    • Manufacturer: Bethany House Publishers

    Delilah Morrissey has always wanted to be a mother, but when she becomes a young widow, that dream now seems farther away than ever. Unable to continue to live alone in Chicago, her only option is to accept her sister's offer to move in with her family back in West Virginia. Will Delilah have the faith to pursue a new dream--even if it means giving... [read more]

  • Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission

    • ISBN: 038549565X
    • Brand: Anchor
    • Manufacturer: Anchor

    “The greatest World War II story never told” (Esquire)—an enthralling account of the heroic mission to rescue the last survivors of the Bataan Death March. On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected U.S. troops slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: March thirty rugged miles to rescue 513 POWs languishing in a hellish camp... [read more]

  • The Silk Roads: A New History of the World

    • Manufacturer: HighBridge, a Division of Recorded Books

    It was on the Silk Roads that East and West first encountered each other through trade and conquest, leading to the spread of ideas, cultures, and religions, and it was the appetites for foreign goods that drove economies and the growth of nations. From the first cities in Mesopotamia to the emergence of Greece and Rome to the depredations by the M... [read more]

  • The History Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: DK

    The History Book is a fascinating journey through the most significant events in history and the big ideas behind each one, from the dawn of civilization to the lightning-paced culture of today. One hundred crystal-clear articles explore the Law Code of Hammurabi, the Renaissance, the American Revolution, World War II, and much, much more, bringing... [read more]

  • An Orphan's War: One of the best historical fiction books you will read this year

    • Manufacturer: Avon

    War rages, but the women and children of Liverpool’s Dr Barnardo’s Home cannot give up hope. An Orphan’s War is a gripping saga about love and loss on the Home Front.LIVERPOOL, 1940When her childhood sweetheart Johnny is killed in action, Maxine Grey loses more than her husband – she loses her best friend. Desperate to make a difference in ... [read more]

  • First Lessons: A Strong Woman in the Middle Ages (A Medieval Tale Book 1)

    • Manufacturer: LitHunters Ltd.

    Enjoy the complete historical romance and time travel series by a bestselling Amazon author right now!Aliya is a medical school graduate gifted with both smarts and an athletic body. Her life seems perfect…until she finds herself in a fatal car accident. Instead of dying, however, she wakes up in a completely different body in the middle of a hal... [read more]

  • The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World

    • Manufacturer: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    “[A] well-judged and hugely readable book . . . few are as entertaining.”—Dominic Sandbrook, Sunday Times “A. J. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. This is history and humanity in lush, vivid color.”—Doug Stanton, author of The Odyssey of Echo Company   Heroes are often defined as ordinary c... [read more]

  • The Forgotten 500: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All for the Greatest Rescue Mission of World War II

    • UPC: 783324820270
    • ISBN: 0451224957
    • Brand: Nal Caliber
    • Manufacturer: Dutton Caliber

    The astonishing, never before told story of the greatest rescue mission of World War II—when the OSS set out to recover more than 500 airmen trapped behind enemy lines in Yugoslavia...During a bombing campaign over Romanian oil fields, hundreds of American airmen were shot down in Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia. Local Serbian farmers and peasants riske... [read more]

  • The Watchmaker's Daughter (Glass and Steele Book 1)

    • Manufacturer: C.J. Archer

    USA Today bestselling series.India Steele is desperate. Her father is dead, her fiancé took her inheritance, and no one will employ her, despite years working for her watchmaker father. Indeed, the other London watchmakers seem frightened of her. Alone, poor, and at the end of her tether, India takes employment with the only person who'll accept h... [read more]

  • Of Windmills and War (The War Trilogy - Book 1)

    • Manufacturer: OBT Bookz

    An Amazon Top 100 Bestseller with 50,000 copies sold and over 1,100 "Five Star" reviews.The rumblings of war in distant countries mattered little to Danny McClain. Growing up in Chicago, his world revolved around after-school jobs, a rescued beagle, his pen pal in Holland, and the Cubs' chance to go to the World Series. Then, in December of 1941, ... [read more]

  • Surviving The Forest: A WW2 Historical Novel, Based on a True Story of a Jewish Holocaust Survivor

    Five shots on Saturday morning changed their fate …She was a beautiful and happy young woman who lived a fairytale life. Shurka, her beloved husband and their two small children lived in a pretty house in a village in Poland, surrounded by a little garden with lilies. This was their life and nothing could harm it, or so they thought…WWII broke ... [read more]

  • The Tenth Gift: A Novel

    • Manufacturer: Crown

  • The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home

    • ISBN: 1476794057
    • Brand: Atria Books
    • Manufacturer: Atria Books

    A New York Times bestseller with an "engaging narrative and array of detail” (The Wall Street Journal), the “intimate and sweeping” (Raleigh News & Observer) untold, true story behind the Biltmore Estate—the largest, grandest private residence in North America, which has seen more than 120 years of history pass by its front door.The story o... [read more]

  • The Hideaway

    • Brand: Thomas Nelson
    • Manufacturer: Thomas Nelson

    Now a USA TODAY and Amazon Charts Bestseller!“A story both powerful and enchanting: a don’t-miss novel in the greatest southern traditions of storytelling.” —Patti Callahan Henry, New York Times bestselling authorWhen her grandmother’s will wrenches Sara back home to Sweet Bay, Alabama, she learns more about Margaret Van Buren in the wake... [read more]

  • Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt - eBook

    Jack McDevitt loves a good mystery. And he enjoys baffling his readers with enigmas like why, after so many years of listening with no results, would a SETI director hear

    • UPC: 699993005

  • The Best American History Book in the World : All the Information You Need to Know Without All the Stuff That Will Put You to Sleep

    If you only have enough money to buy one book about American history, this better be that book. Whether you're a confused student, a stressed teacher or just a regular

    • UPC: 53338013

  • The Secret Sense of Wildflower - Southern Historical Fiction, Best Book of 2012

    The story of Louisa May "Wildflower" McAllister whose life has been shaped around the recent death of her beloved father in a sawmill accident. While her mother hardens in her

    • UPC: 53392142

  • The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2015 Edition - eBook

    This seventh volume of the year's best science fiction and fantasy features over thirty stories by some of the genre's greatest authors, including Elizabeth Bear, Paul Cornell, Cory Doctorow, James

    • UPC: 228674886

  • Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels - eBook

    From one of the best-known editors in modern science fiction, this lively and authoritative guide will appeal to both newcomers and connoisseurs of the genre alike. Informative and readable, David

    • UPC: 733794071

  • MY BEST SCIENCE FICTION STORY - Margulies - scarce 1949 1st in dust jacket.

    • UPC / SKU: 233071411673
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 365 USD

  • Leo Margulies MY BEST SCIENCE FICTION STORY 1st Edition 1st Printing

    • UPC / SKU: 362692842227
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 49 USD

  • MY BEST SCIENCE FICTION STORY POCKET BOOK 1007 VG+ ASIMOV, BLOCH, VAN VOGT SOLID

    • UPC / SKU: 132536875899
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 4 USD

  • My Best Science Fiction Story (Acceptable) 1007 1954 Science Fiction

    • UPC / SKU: 362597861402
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 1 USD

  • My Best Science Fiction Story - Pocket Books PB 1st PRINT 1954 (Asimov, Kuttner)

    • UPC / SKU: 162963253502
    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 11 USD