Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: History
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TitleHis Very Best
AuthorAlter, Jonathan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781501125485
On Sale09/29/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$37.5
CDN Price$50.5
Pages800
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From one of Americas most-respected journalists and modern historians comes the first full-length biography of Jimmy Carter, the thirty-ninth president of the United States and Nobel Prize–winning humanitarian.
TitleEleanor
AuthorMichaelis, David
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/19th Century
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
ISBN-139781439192016
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$35
CDN Price$47
Pages704
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Prizewinning bestselling author David Michaelis presents a breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America’s longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the world’s most widely admired and influential women.
TitleThe Deepest South of All
AuthorGrant, Richard
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1TRAVEL / United States/South/East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN)
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/State & Local/South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501177828
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
Bestselling travel writer Richard Grant offers an entertaining and profound look at a city like no other.
TitleWhat Were We Thinking
AuthorLozada, Carlos
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Subjects & Themes/Politics
ISBN-139781982145620
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages272
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize–winning book critic uses the books of the Trump era to argue that our response to this presidency reflects the same failures of imagination that made it possible.
TitleThe Upswing
AuthorPutnam, Robert D.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/General
Category Full 3HISTORY / Social History
ISBN-139781982129149
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$32.5
CDN Price$44
Pages480
Cover StatusFinal
An eminent political scientist’s brilliant analysis of economic, social, and political trends over the past century demonstrating how we have gone from an individualistic “I” society to a more communitarian “We” society and then back again, and how we can learn from that experience to become a stronger, more unified nation—from the author of Bowling Alone and Our Kids.
TitleOne Giant Leap
AuthorFishman, Charles
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Space Science
Category Full 3TECHNOLOGY / Aeronautics & Astronautics
ISBN-139781501106309
On Sale09/22/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages512
Cover StatusFinal
The New York Times bestselling, “meticulously researched and absorbingly written” (The Washington Post) story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic Apollo 11 moon mission.
TitleMitch, Please!
AuthorJones, Matt
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Politics
ISBN-139781982164164
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages512
Cover StatusFinal
The New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller about how Mitch McConnell has been bad for Kentucky—and why he needs to be voted out of office from the founder of Kentucky Sports Radio and attorney Matt Jones.
TitleMonopolies Suck
AuthorHubbard, Sally
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/National
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Government & Business
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781982149703
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An urgent and witty manifesto, Monopolies Suck shows how monopoly power is harming everyday Americans and practical ways we can all fight back.
TitleThe Trial of the Chicago 7: The Official Transcript
Author
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Civil Rights
ISBN-139781982155087
On Sale09/22/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages384
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Republished fifty years later to coincide with the release this fall of the film of the same title written and directed by Aaron Sorkin with an all-star cast, this is the classic account of perhaps the most infamous, and definitely the most entertaining, trial in recent American history.
TitleVicksburg
AuthorMiller, Donald L.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/United States
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/State & Local/South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
ISBN-139781451641394
On Sale10/20/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages688
Cover StatusFinal
Winner of the Civil War Round Table of New York’s Fletcher Pratt Literary Award
Winner of the Austin Civil War Round Table’s Daniel M. & Marilyn W. Laney Book Prize
Winner of an Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award

“A superb account” (The Wall Street Journal) of the longest and most decisive military campaign of the Civil War in Vicksburg, Mississippi, which opened the Mississippi River, split the Confederacy, freed tens of thousands of slaves, and made Ulysses S. Grant the most important general of the war.