Spring 2020 Scribner Catalog
Category: History
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TitleWhen Time Stopped
AuthorNeumann, Ariana
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HISTORY / Holocaust
Category Full 3HISTORY / Jewish
ISBN-139781982106379
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In this remarkably moving memoir Ariana Neumann dives into the secrets of her father’s past: years spent hiding in plain sight in war-torn Berlin, the annihilation of dozens of family members in the Holocaust, and the courageous choice to build anew.
TitleThe Three-Cornered War
AuthorNelson, Megan K
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/19th Century
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
ISBN-139781501152542
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A dramatic, riveting, and deeply researched narrative account of the epic struggle for the West during the Civil War, revealing a little-known, vastly important episode in American history.
TitleWashington's End
AuthorHorn, Jonathan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/General
ISBN-139781501154232
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Popular historian and former White House speechwriter Jonathan Horn tells the astonishing true story of George Washington’s forgotten last years—the personalities, plotting, and private torment that unraveled America’s first post-presidency.
TitleThe Hunt for History
AuthorRaab, Nathan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Americana
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
ISBN-139781501198908
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Nathan Raab, America’s preeminent rare documents dealer, describes his years as the Sherlock Holmes of historical artifacts—questing after precious finds and determining their authenticity—and he shows us what the past can tell us about the present.
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Spain & Portugal
Category Full 3LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science/General
ISBN-139781982111403
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
This impeccably researched and “adventure-packed” (The Washington Post) account of the obsessive quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world is “the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters” (NPR) and offers a vivid picture of Europe on the verge of becoming modern.
TitleThe Year 1000
AuthorHansen, Valerie
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Civilization
Category Full 2HISTORY / World
Category Full 3HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
ISBN-139781501194108
On Sale04/14/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From celebrated Yale professor Valerie Hansen, a groundbreaking work of history showing that bold explorations and daring trade missions connected all of the world’s great societies for the first time at the end of the first millennium.
TitlePromised Land
AuthorStebenne, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Social History
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity
ISBN-139781982102708
On Sale04/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A timely work of groundbreaking history explains how the American middle class ballooned at mid-century until it dominated the nation, showing who benefited and what brought the expansion to an end.