Spring 2022 Scribner Catalog
Category: History
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TitleUntitled Official Bridgerton
AuthorRhimes, Shonda
Sub-ImprintMarysue Rucci Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Women
Category Full 2PERFORMING ARTS / Television/Genres/Drama
Category Full 3PERFORMING ARTS / Television/Genres/General
ISBN-139781668001073
On Sale03/22/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$45
CDN Price$60
Pages288
Cover StatusNo Cover
A Marysue Rucci book. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.
TitleBlack Ghost of Empire
AuthorManjapra, Kris
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / African American & Black
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Great Britain/General
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/General
ISBN-139781982123475
On Sale04/19/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The 1619 Project illuminated the ways in which every aspect of life in the United States was and is shaped by the existence of slavery. Black Ghost of Empire focuses on emancipation and how this opportunity to make right further codified the racial caste system—instead of obliterating it.
TitleThe Black Joke
AuthorRooks, A.E.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Maritime History & Piracy
Category Full 2HISTORY / Africa/West
Category Full 3HISTORY / Military/Naval
ISBN-139781982128265
On Sale01/18/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages400
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A groundbreaking history of the Black Joke, the most famous member of the British Royal Navy’s anti-slavery squadron, and the long fight to end the transatlantic slave trade.
TitleSaving Yellowstone
AuthorNelson, Megan Kate
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Environmentalists & Naturalists
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/19th Century
ISBN-139781982141332
On Sale03/01/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From historian and critically acclaimed author of The Three-Cornered War comes the propulsive and vividly told story of how Yellowstone became the world’s first national park amid the nationwide turmoil and racial violence of the Reconstruction era.
TitleEmpire of the Scalpel
AuthorRutkow, Ira
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1MEDICAL / History
Category Full 2MEDICAL / Surgery/General
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781501163746
On Sale03/08/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From a renowned surgeon and historian with five decades of experience comes a remarkable history of surgery’s development—spanning the Stone Age to the present day—blending meticulous medical studies with lively and skillful storytelling.
TitleStalking Shakespeare
AuthorDurkee, Lee
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Great Britain/Tudor & Elizabethan Era
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
Category Full 3ART / History/Renaissance
ISBN-139781982127145
On Sale04/26/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A darkly humorous and spellbinding real-life detective story that chronicles one Mississippi man’s relentless search for an authentic, accurate portrait of William Shakespeare.
TitleIn Whose Ruins
AuthorPuglionesi, Alicia
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / North America
Category Full 2HISTORY / Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
ISBN-139781982116750
On Sale04/05/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In this examination of landscape and memory, four sites of American history are revealed as places where historical truth was written over by oppressive fiction—with profound repercussions for politics past and present.
TitleThe Agitators
AuthorWickenden, Dorothy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Women
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period
ISBN-139781476760742
On Sale02/22/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“Engrossing... examines the major events of the mid 19th century through the lives of three key figures in the abolitionist and women’s rights movements.” —Smithsonian

From the executive editor of The New Yorker, a riveting, provocative, and revelatory history of abolition and women’s rights, told through the story of three women—Harriet Tubman, Frances Seward, and Martha Wright—in the years before, during and after the Civil War.
TitleUnsinkable
AuthorSullivan, James
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/Naval
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/World War II
Category Full 3HISTORY / Maritime History & Piracy
ISBN-139781982147846
On Sale04/12/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In the bestselling tradition of Indianapolis and In Harm’s Way comes a “captivating…gripping” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) account of the USS Plunkett—a US Navy destroyer that sustained the most harrowing attack on any Navy ship by the Germans during World War II, later made famous by John Ford and Herman Wouk.
TitleIcebound
AuthorPitzer, Andrea
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
Category Full 3HISTORY / Polar Regions
ISBN-139781982113353
On Sale01/18/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In the bestselling tradition of Hampton Sides’s In the Kingdom of Ice, a “gripping adventure tale” (The Boston Globe) recounting Dutch polar explorer William Barents’ three harrowing Arctic expeditions—the last of which resulted in a relentlessly challenging year-long fight for survival.