Spring 2019 Scribner Catalog
Category: History
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TitleThe Longest Line on the Map
AuthorRutkow, Eric
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
ISBN-139781501103902
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages448
Cover StatusFinal
From the award-winning author of American Canopy, a dazzling account of the world’s longest road, the Pan-American Highway, and the epic quest to link North and South America, a dramatic story of commerce, technology, politics, and the divergent fates of the Americas in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
ISBN-139781982111397
On Sale03/12/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In the tradition of Stephen Greenblatt’s The Swerve and Dava Sobel’s Galileo’s Daughter, a vividly rendered account of the forgotten quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world—“a perfectly pitched poetic drama” (Financial Times) and an amazing tour through 16th century Europe.
TitleFour Hours of Fury
AuthorFenelon, James M.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/World War II
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/Aviation
ISBN-139781501179372
On Sale05/21/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In this viscerally exciting account, a paratrooper-turned-historian reveals the details of World War II’s largest airborne operation—one that dropped 17,000 Allied paratroopers deep into the heart of Nazi Germany.