Sugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire
4.6 out of 5 stars with 196 reviews
In the late 1630s, lured by the promise of the New World, Andrea Stuart's earliest known maternal ancestor, George Ashby, set sail from England to settle in Barbados. He fell into the life of a sugar plantation owner by mere chance, but by the time
Fur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.4 out of 5 stars with 228 reviews
From the best-selling author of Leviathan comes this sweeping narrative of one of America's most historically rich industries. Beginning his epic history in the early 1600s, Eric Jay Dolin traces the dramatic rise and fall of the American fur trade industry, from the first Dutch encounters with the Indians to the rise of the conservation movement in the late 19th century.
Dolin shows how the fur trade, driven by the demands of fashion, sparked controversy, fostered economic competition, and
I Love Capitalism!: An American Story
4.7 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
New York Times Best Seller
Iconoclastic entrepreneur and New York legend Ken Langone tells the compelling story of how a poor boy from Long Island became one of America's most successful businessmen.
Ken Langone has seen it all on his way to a net worth beyond his wildest dreams. A pillar of corporate America for decades, he's a co-founder of Home Depot, a former director of the New York Stock Exchange, and a world-class philanthropist (including $200 million for NYU's Langone Health). In this
Crunchtime Audio: Evidence 4th Edition (Emanuel Crunchtime)
ean: 9780735599536, isbn: 073559953X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 240 reviews
When time is of the essence, make CrunchTime your exam study partner. Whether you're preparing for a multiple-choice, short-answer, or essay exam, CrunchTime can improve your grade with a complete set of exam preparation tools that includes capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues, exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample multiple-choice questions with answers, short-answer practice questions with answers, and essay questions with model answers plus clear