Summer 2017 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Category: History
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TitleThe Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right
AuthorGraetz, Michael J
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781476732510
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$18.00
CDN Price$25.00
Pages480
A revelatory look at the Warren Burger Supreme Court finds that it was not moderate or transitional, but conservative—and it shaped today’s constitutional landscape. It is an “important book…a powerful corrective to the standard narrative of the Burger Court” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleSpiral
AuthorDanner, Mark
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Political Science
ISBN-139781476747774
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$17.00
CDN Price$23.00
Pages288
In “a clear-eyed and shrewd examination…of how the US seems to be mired in a losing and intractable battle against global terrorism” (Publishers Weekly), Mark Danner describes a nation forever altered by President George W. Bush’s war of choice after 9/11.
TitleDaring to Drive
Authoral-Sharif, Manal
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781476793023
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages304
A ferociously intimate memoir by a devout woman from a modest family in Saudi Arabia who became the unexpected leader of a courageous movement to support women’s right to drive.
TitleThe Drowned and the Saved
AuthorLevi, Primo
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501167638
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages208
In his final book before his death, Primo Levi returns once more to his time at Auschwitz in a moving meditation on memory, resiliency, and the struggle to comprehend unimaginable tragedy.
TitleMoments of Reprieve
AuthorLevi, Primo
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501167652
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$15.00
CDN Price$20.00
Pages160
In this collection of essays based on his time as a Jewish prisoner in the Nazi camps, Primo Levi creates a series of sketches of the people he met who retained their humanity even in the most inhumane circumstances.
TitleDiana
AuthorMorton, Andrew
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501169731
On Sale06/27/17
US Price$17.00
CDN Price$23.00
Pages448
The sensational biography of Princess Diana, written with her cooperation and now featuring exclusive new material to commemorate the 20th anniversary of her death.
TitleThe End of White Christian America
AuthorJones, Robert P
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501122323
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$17.00
CDN Price$23.00
Pages336
Robert P. Jones, CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute, spells out the profound political and cultural consequences of a new reality—that America is no longer a majority white Christian nation. “Quite possibly the most illuminating text for this election year” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleHannibal
AuthorHunt, Patrick N
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
ISBN-139781439102176
On Sale07/11/17
US Price$28.00
CDN Price$37.00
Pages384
One of the greatest commanders of the ancient world brought vividly to life: Hannibal, the brilliant general who successfully crossed the Alps with his war elephants and brought Rome to its knees.
TitleBush
AuthorSmith, Jean Edward
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781476741208
On Sale07/18/17
US Price$18.00
CDN Price$25.00
Pages832
Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the Year

Distinguished presidential biographer Jean Edward Smith offers a “comprehensive and compelling” (The New York Times) life of George W. Bush, showing how he ignored his advisors to make key decisions himself—most disastrously in invading Iraq—and how these decisions were often driven by the President’s deep religious faith.
TitlePatrick Henry
AuthorKukla, Jon
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781439190814
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$35.00
CDN Price$47.00
Pages560
This authoritative biography of Patrick Henry—the underappreciated founding father best known for saying, “Give me liberty, or give me death!”—restores him and his fellow Virginians to their seminal place in the story of American independence.