Between the first shots fired at Fort Sumter on April 12, 1861, to Lee's surrender at Appomattox Courthouse on April 9, 1865, the nation was irrevocably changed, as were the lives of the soldiers and civilians who lived through the war.
Extraordinary collection of stories about that epochal conflict include entries by Stephen Crane, Mark Twain, and dozens more.Click here to see our entire Military collection!
Discover the small changes you can implement up front for big energy--such as what to eat for all-day endurance, when to time a workout for the biggest brain boost, or how working with (or against) natural light cycles can make your sleep restorative or slump-inducing.
Learn how to think like a high-energy person and use breathing techniques, meditation, and exercise to bust stress, beat fatigue, and boost stamina.
Over the past 12 years, the author has interviewed hundreds of the world's best poker players.
What he learned, contrary to what one might expect, is that there is no single guaranteed path to success. Some of the best cash-game players on the planet are featured within these pages.
They've taken their own route to riches, and share what worked for them--and what can work for you.
Take a thought-provoking journey through humanity's evolving relationship with Earth's dynamic climate system and the weather events that swirl within it.
Stunning chronicle includes 100 vivid milestones and moments, including: the volcano-fueled "Great Dying" that almost destroyed all life on Earth, Ben Franklin's horseback chase of a whirlwind, weather-related inventions from the windmill and windshield wiper to the air conditioner, and much more!
Truth can certainly be stranger than fiction!
Delve into the truth behind an array of stories behind famous conspiracies (real and imagined), cover-ups, and rumors from political plots to Hollywood scandals.
This special reprint edition is a compilation of historic pages just as they appeared in The New York Times.
Covers major events that occurred from World War II though present day, including the Civil Rights Movement, Woodstock, Watergate, Y2K, 911, and dozens more articles, illustrations, and photos from around the world.
Our 45th President has the most beautiful, tremendous, and truly great things to say to the American people. His illustrious life has been full of brilliant words of wisdom.
Revisit all his greatest hits, from his days as a real-estate investor in the 1980s to his most interesting (or confounding) Presidential utterances.Click here to see our entire Donald Trump collection!
Celebrate the 40th anniversary with this deluxe collection of Marvel Comics commemorative art.
A retelling of the story, as illustrated by some of the industry's most gifted artists, including Adi Granov, Kevin Wada, Terry Dodson, Stephanie Hans, and more.
Includes sketches & commentary, essays, and the original Star Wars #1 from 1977 that began Marvel's adaptation of the saga!Click here to see our entire Star Wars collection!
Is the world as we know it a lie? Could the truth be something far different from what we're told it is?
Whether it's the 1969 Moon landing, Shakespeare's true identity, or the secrets of the Illuminati, this collection of captivating theories has something for every curious mind.
Now you--yes, YOU!--can read palms!
This field guide to practical palmistry reveals the tricks of the palm reader's trade and is organized around the most popular questions and inquiries the pros receive.
Features simple, straightforward diagrams and instructions providing easy access to vital answers and potential solutions to pressing questions.
A quick, accurate tool to assess your own and other people's talents, abilities, psychology, and emotional personality.
Go behind the horrifying headlines and delve into the criminal mind in this chilling collection.
Infamous names like Menendez and Peterson once dominated the news cycle, but have faded with time. Now, some of history's most notorious crimes are recreated, re-investigated, and relived in vivid detail.
Did you know your poop says a lot about your health? We sh*t you not!
Discover more than 40 descriptions of 2 dozens types of poo, plus sidebars, medical explanations, and loads of engrossing fun facts.