Fall 2019 Scribner Catalog
Category: History
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TitleThe Game
AuthorColt, George Howe
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Social History
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Football
ISBN-139781501104794
On Sale10/08/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages400
Cover StatusReady to Feed
*A New York Times Notable Book*
*A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year*

From the bestselling National Book Award finalist and author of The Big House comes “a well-blended narrative packed with top-notch reporting and relevance for our own time” (The Boston Globe) about the young athletes who battled in the legendary Harvard-Yale football game of 1968 amidst the sweeping currents of one of the most transformative years in American history.
TitleHymns of the Republic
AuthorGwynne, S. C.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/19th Century
Category Full 3HISTORY / Modern/19th Century
ISBN-139781501116223
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages400
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the New York Times bestselling, celebrated, and award-winning author of Empire of the Summer Moon and Rebel Yell comes the spellbinding, epic account of the dramatic conclusion of the Civil War.
TitleWhat Would Cleopatra Do?
AuthorFoley, Elizabeth
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/History
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
Category Full 3HISTORY / Women
ISBN-139781501199066
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“Fun, cheeky” (Booklist), and a visual delight, What Would Cleopatra Do? shares the wisdom and advice passed down from Cleopatra, Queen Victoria, Dorothy Parker, and forty-seven other heroines from past eras on how to handle common problems women have encountered throughout history and still face today.
TitleCheckpoint Charlie
AuthorMacGregor, Iain
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Germany
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / World/Russian & Former Soviet Union
ISBN-139781982100032
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A powerful, fascinating, and groundbreaking history of Checkpoint Charlie, the famous military gate on the border of East and West Berlin where the United States confronted the USSR during the Cold War.
TitleBeyond the Known
AuthorRader, Andrew
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
Category Full 2HISTORY / World
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
ISBN-139781982123536
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From brilliant young polymath Andrew Rader—an MIT-credentialed scientist, popular podcast host, and SpaceX mission manager—an illuminating chronicle of exploration that spotlights humans’ insatiable desire to continually push into new and uncharted territory, from civilization’s earliest days to current planning for interstellar travel.
TitleThe Spy Who Was Left Behind
AuthorPullara, Michael
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Espionage
Category Full 2HISTORY / Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Category Full 3TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
ISBN-139781501152146
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The shocking true story of international intrigue —“a highly detailed, engrossing work” (Kirkus Reviews)—involving the 1993 murder of CIA officer Freddie Woodruff by KGB agents and the extensive cover-up that followed in Washington and in Moscow. “In a post-truth era, we need a lot more fearless writers like Michael Pullara” (Robert Baer, author of See No Evil).
TitleDisney's Land
AuthorSnow, Richard
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries/Entertainment
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 3ARCHITECTURE / History/Contemporary (1945-)
ISBN-139781501190803
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages384
Cover Status
A propulsive history chronicling the conception and creation of Disneyland, the masterpiece California theme park that became at once the greatest piece of urban design in the United States and the world's most prosperous tourist attraction, as told like never before by popular historian Richard Snow.
TitleGenius & Anxiety
AuthorLebrecht, Norman
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Jewish
Category Full 2RELIGION / Judaism/History
Category Full 3HISTORY / Jewish
ISBN-139781982134228
On Sale12/03/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages448
Cover Status
A unique chronicle of the years 1847-1947, the century when the Jewish people changed the world—and it changed them.
TitleThe Longest Line on the Map
AuthorRutkow, Eric
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 3TRANSPORTATION / Automotive/History
ISBN-139781501103919
On Sale12/10/19
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages448
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The brilliant, award-winning author of American Canopy presents a dazzling account of the epic quest to link North and South America with the world’s longest road—the Pan American Highway—and how its construction and evolution reflected the divergent fates of North, Central, and South America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.