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Books in the Upton Bell Collection at UMass Lowell Libraries arranged by Title

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Mitchell Zuckoff 13 hours : the inside account of what really happened in Benghazi
George W. Bush 41 : a portrait of my father
Henry Finder The 50s : the story of a decade
Robert Andreas; Time, inc.; 100 events that shook our world : a history in pictures of the last 100 years
Donald Hubbard 100 things Patriots fans should know & do before they die
Wells Twombly 200 years of sport in America : a pageant of a nation at play
Bruce Feiler Abraham : a journey to the heart of three faiths
Raymond L Flynn; Robin Moore; The accidental pope
Anthony James Acting my face
Fred F. Stockwell Adventures in photography
Harry S Truman; Dean Acheson Affection and trust : the personal correspondence of Harry S. Truman and Dean Acheson, 1953-1971
George V. Higgins The Agent
Ron Chernow Alexander Hamilton
Fox Butterfield All God’s children : the Bosket family and the American tradition of violence
Allen Whiting Allen Whiting : a painter at sixty
Christopher Matthews American : beyond our grandest notions
Jeffrey Toobin American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst
LeRoy Neiman An American in Paris = An American in Paris = Un américain à Paris
James Carroll An American requiem : God, my father, and the war that came between us
Richard Blow American son : a portrait of John F. Kennedy, Jr.
David G McCullough The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for
Helen E. Fisher Anatomy of Love: the Natural History of Monogamy, Adultery, and Divorce
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; Kevin M Burke And still I rise : Black America since MLK
William Martin Annapolis
Alan Epstein Anything is possible : real-life tales and universal lessons
Erica Jong Any Woman’s Blues
Maureen Dowd Are men necessary? : when sexes collide
Alan Epstein As the Romans do : the delights, dramas, and daily diversions of life in the eternal city
Neil Swidey The assist : hoops, hope, and the game of their lives
Taylor Branch At Canaan’s edge : America in the King years, 1965-68
William Martin Back Bay
Casey Sherman Bad blood : freedom and death in the White Mountains
Mark Bowden The best game ever : Giants vs. Colts, 1958, and the birth of the modern NFL
Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe, Kurkjian
Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe, Pfeiffer
Inscription from Marty Baron
Inscription from Mitchell Garabedian
Betrayal : the crisis in the Catholic Church
Bernard Goldberg Bias : a CBS insider exposes how the media distort the news
Mark Leibovich Big game : the NFL in dangerous times
Sam Carchidi Bill Campbell : the voice of Philadelphia sports
Larry Bird; Jackie MacMullan Bird watching : on playing and coaching the game I love
Mark Bowden Black Hawk down : a story of modern war
Dick Lehr; Gerard O’Neill Black mass : the Irish mob, the FBI, and a devil’s deal
David Brock Blinded by the right : the conscience of an ex-conservative
Joyce Carol Oates Blonde : a novel
Luke Salisbury Blue eden
Christopher Matthews Bobby Kennedy : a raging spirit
Larry Tye Bobby Kennedy : the making of a liberal icon
Linda Fairsteinf The bone vault
Bill Brett; Robert B Parker; Carol Beggy Boston : all one family
Casey Sherman Boston strong : a city’s triumph over tragedy
William Martin Bound for gold
Douglas Brinkley The boys of Pointe du Hoc : Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion
Roger Kahn The boys of summer
David Remnick The bridge : the life and rise of Barack Obama
Bud Collins Bud Collins' tennis encyclopedia
Doris Kearns Goodwin The bully pulpit : Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of journalism
Maureen Dowd Bushworld : enter at your own risk
Jimmy Carter A call to action : women, religion, violence, and power
Robert Dallek Camelot's court : inside the Kennedy White House
Alan M Dershowitz The Case against the Democratic House impeaching Trump
Nicholas Dawidoff The catcher was a spy : the mysterious life of Moe Berg
George V. Higgins A Change in gravity
Christopher R Cox Chasing the dragon : into the heart of the Golden Triangle
Ross Terrill China in our time : the epic saga of the People’s Republic from the Communist victory to Tiananmen Square and beyond
Mitchell Zuckoff Choosing Naia : a family’s journey
Jonathan Harr A civil action
Geoffrey C Ward;Ken Burns; Ric Burns; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries) The Civil War : an illustrated history
Walter Isaacson The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race
Nicholas Dawidoff Collision low crossers : a year inside the turbulent world of NFL football
Vin Femia Comeback! : Tom Brady’s two year mission to overcome deflategate
Nigel Hamilton Commander in chief : FDR’s battle with Churchill, 1943
Jorge G Castañeda Compañero : the life and death of Che Guevara
Keith Ablow Compulsion
Ken Safarowic; Eli Kowalski Concrete Charlie : an oral history of Philadelphia’s great football legend, Chuck Bednarik
John D Spooner, writing as "Brutus" Confessions of a stockbroker
James M McPherson Crossroads of freedom : Antietam
James Carroll Crusade : chronicles of an unjust war
Dan Shaughnessy The curse of the bambino
John Harrison, Kim Nagy Dead in good company : a celebration of Mount Auburn cemetery
Stephen King The dark half
William Martin December '41
William Unger; David Chanoff Destined to live
Jon Meacham Destiny and power : the American odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush
John D Spooner Do you want to make money or would you rather fool around?
Daniel Ellsberg The doomsday machine : confessions of a nuclear war planner
Dr. Joycelyn Elders; David Chanoff Joycelyn Elders, M.D. : from sharecropper's daughter to surgeon general of the United States of America
Ray Didinger; Robert S Lyons
Inscription by Upton Bell
The Eagles encyclopedia
Susan Butler East to the dawn : the life of Amelia Earhart
Andrew Young An easy burden : the civil rights movement and the transformation of America
Leslie Epstein The eighth wonder of the world : a novel
Walter Isaacson Einstein : his life and universe
Blanche Wiesen Cook Eleanor Roosevelt
John W Dower Embracing defeat : Japan in the wake of World War II
Frances FitzGerald The Evangelicals : the struggle to shape America
John Kerry Every day is extra
Myla Kabat-Zinn; Jon Kabat-Zinn Everyday blessings : the inner work of mindful parenting
Howard Gardner Extraordinary minds : portraits of exceptional individuals and an examination of our extraordinariness
Gene Kranz Failure is not an option
Rikki J Klieman; Peter Knobler; Fairy tales can come true
Mitchell Zuckoff Fall and rise : the story of 9/11
Lesley M. M. Blume Fallout : the Hiroshima cover-up and the reporter who revealed it to the world
Madeleine Albright Fascism : a warning
Erica Jong Fear of fifty : a midlife memoir
Erica Jong Fear of flying : a novel
Dick Lehr The fence : a police cover-up along Boston’s racial divide
Sebastian Junger Fire
Frances FitzGerald Fire in the lake : the Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam
David Maraniss First in his class : a biography of Bill Clinton
Gary Braver Flashback
Robert Dallek Flawed giant : Lyndon Johnson and his times, 1961-1973
Paul Michael Szep Fooling most of the people all of the time : selected cartoons and portraits by two-time Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist
John D Spooner The foursome
Terry Francona; Dan Shaughnessy Francona : the Red Sox years
Barney Frank Frank : a life in politics from the Great Society to same-sex marriage
Jon Meacham Franklin and Winston : an intimate portrait of an epic friendship
Sebastian Junger Freedom
Buzz Bissinger Friday night lights : a town, a team, and a dream
Mark Fainaru-Wada; Lance Williams Game of shadows : Barry Bonds, BALCO, and the steroids scandal that rocked professional sports
Pete Hamill The gift : a novel
Marilynne Robinson The givenness of things : essays
Peter J. Gomes The good book : reading the Bible with mind and heart
Tony Bennet, Will Friedwald The good life
Peter J. Gomes The good life : truths that last in times of need
Ron Chernow Grant
Daniel Okrent Great fortune : the epic of Rockefeller Center
Jim Kaplan The greatest game ever pitched : Juan Marichal, Warren Spahn, and the pitching duel of the century
Ejovi Nuwere; David Chanoff Hacker cracker : a journey from the mean streets of Brooklyn to the frontiers of cyberspace
Hillary Rodham Clinton Hard Choices
William Martin Harvard Yard
David Smith; Franklin Russell Healing journey : the odyssey of an uncommon athlete
Howard Bryant The heritage : black athletes, a divided America, and the politics of patriotism
Glenn Frankel High noon : the Hollywood blacklist and the making of an American classic
Derek Bok Higher education in America
Henry Horenstein Honky tonk : portraits of country music
Jimmy Carter The hornet’s nest : a novel of the Revolutionary War
Mark Bowden Huế 1968 : a turning point of the American war in Vietnam
Robin Moore The hunt for Bin Laden : Task Force Dagger
Christopher Keane The huntress : the true saga of Dottie and Brandi Thorson, modern-day bounty hunters
James S Hirsch Hurricane : the miraculous journey of Rubin Carter
Robert T. Hohler I touch the future-- : the story of Christa McAuliffe
Casey Sherman The Ice Bucket Challenge : Pete Frates and the fight against ALS
Joyce Carol Oates I'll take you there : a novel
Jeffrey A Engel; Jon Meacham; Peter Baker;Timothy J Naftali Impeachment : an American history
Daniel Golden In Hoffa's shadow : a stepfather, a disappearance in Detroit, and my search for the truth
Nathaniel Philbrick In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex
Nathaniel Philbrick In the hurricane’s eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Walter Bernstein Inside out : a memoir of the blacklist
Cindy Adams Iron Rose : the story of Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy and her dynasty
Kenneth Good, David Chanoff Into the heart : one man's pursuit of love and knowledge among the Yanomama
Mary Ellin Barrett Irving Berlin : a daughter’s memoir
Jessica Stern; J M Berger ISIS : the state of terror
John F. Kennedy, eds. Stephen Kennedy Smith, Douglas Brinkley JFK : a vision for America in words and pictures
Nigel Hamilton JFK, reckless youth
Richard Ben Cramer Joe DiMaggio : the hero’s life
Raymond L Flynn; Robin Moore; Jim Vrabel John Paul II : a personal portrait of the pope and the man
Daniel J Boyne Kelly : a father, a son, an American quest
Richard Reeves The Kennedy years : from the pages of the New York Times
Hassan Melehy Kerouac : language, poetics, and territory
Ben Bradlee, Jr. The Kid : the immortal life of Ted Williams
Peter Maas Killer spy : the inside story of the FBI’s pursuit and capture of Aldrich Ames, America’s deadliest spy
Allan Gerson The Kirkpatrick mission : diplomacy without apology : America at the United Nations, 1981-1985
Niall Ferguson Kissinger
Walter Isaacson
Inscription by Henry Kissinger
Kissinger: a Biography
Anthony James Language of the heart
Jane Leavy The last boy : Mickey Mantle and the end of America's childhood
Daniel Okrent Last call : the rise and fall of Prohibition
Bella English; Neil Swidey; Jenna Russell; Sam Allis; Joseph P Kahn; Susan Milligan; Don Aucoin; Peter S Canellos; Globe Newspaper Co. Last lion : the fall and rise of Ted Kennedy
Evan I Schwartz The last lone inventor : a tale of genius, deceit, and the birth of television
Nathaniel Philbrick The last stand : Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Kirk Douglas Last tango in Brooklyn
Roger Angell Late innings : a baseball companion
Johnnie Cochran A lawyer's life
Doris Kearns Goodwin Leadership in turbulent times
Mark Fainaru-Wada; Steve Fainaru League of denial : the NFL, concussions, and the battle for truth
Jim Kaplan Lefty Grove : American original
David Remnick Lenin’s tomb : the last days of the Soviet Empire
Walter Isaacson Leonardo da Vinci
David Marc Inscribed by members of the Syracuse 8 Leveling the playing field : the story of the Syracuse 8
David Kaiser A life in history
Art Buchwald Lighten up, George
Andrew Bacevich The Limits of power : the end of American exceptionalism
David Herbert Donald Lincoln
William Martin The Lincoln letter
Joseph L. Andrews Literary Concord uncovered : revealing Emerson, Thoreau, Alcott, Hawthorne, and Fuller
Peter Arnett Live from the battlefield : from Vietnam to Baghdad : 35 years in the world’s war zones
William Martin The lost constitution
Mitchell Zuckoff Lost in Shangri-la : a true story of survival, adventure, and the most incredible rescue mission of World War II
Susan Baur The love of your life : what we learn from living in the grip of passion
Doris Kearns Goodwin Lyndon Johnson and the American dream
Stephen A Kurkjian Master thieves : the Boston gangsters who pulled off the world’s greatest art heist
Sissela Bok Mayhem : violence as public entertainment
Arthur Golden Memoirs of a geisha : a novel
John Berendt Midnight in the garden of good and evil : a Savannah story
David Duchcovny Miss Subways
Daniel Jonah Goldhagen A moral reckoning : the role of the Catholic Church in the Holocaust and its unfulfilled duty of repair
John Banville Mrs. Osmond
Bill Clinton My Life
Bud Collins My life with the pros
Alan King Name dropping : the life and lies of Alan King
Harrison E Salisbury The new emperors : China in the era of Mao and Deng
Joseph Braude The new Iraq : rebuilding the country for its people, the Middle East, and the world
John Kerry The new war : the web of crime that threatens America's security
C.E. Crimmins Newt Gingrich's bedtime stories for orphans
Robert Dallek Nixon and Kissinger : partners in power
Mark Feeney Nixon at the movies : a book about belief
John W. Dean The Nixon defense : what he knew and when he knew it
Douglas Brinkley The Nixon tapes : 1973
David Kaiser No end save victory : how FDR led the nation into war
John D Spooner No one ever told us that : money and life letters to my grandchildren
Doris Kearns Goodwin No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II
Paul Michael Szep Not just another Szep book
Bill O’Reilly The O’Reilly factor : the good, bad, and completely ridiculous in American life
Jeffrey Toobin The oath : the Obama White House and the Supreme Court
Peter Baker Obama : the call of history
Henry Kissinger On China
Tom Wicker One of us : Richard Nixon and the American dream
Orlando Patterson The ordeal of integration : progress and resentment in America’s “racial” crisis
Jonathan Kozol Ordinary resurrections : children in the years of hope
Bobby Orr Orr : my story
Vincent Bugliosi Outrage : the five reasons why O.J. Simpson got away with murder
Taylor Branch Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63
Vin Femia Patriot pride : the 50 year rise of the New England Patriots as seen through a fan’s eyes
Jeff Greenfield The people's choice
Howard Zinn A people’s history of the United States : 1492-present
Sebastian Junger The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea
Arianna Huffington Pigs at the trough : how corporate greed and political corruption are undermining America
Taylor Branch Pillar of fire : America in the King years, 1963-65
Brenda Loew Playbills to photoplays : stage performers who pioneered the talkies
Mark Lane Plausible denial : was the CIA involved in the assassination of JFK?
Barbara Kinsgolver The poisonwood Bible : a novel
Alfonse D'Amato Power, pasta & politics : the world according to Senator Al D'Amato
Richard Reeves President Kennedy : profile of power
Lou Cannon President Reagan : the role of a lifetime
Scott Eyman Print the legend : the life and times of John Ford
John Thorn; Joe Horrigan The Pro Football Hall of Fame 50th anniversary book : where greatness lives
Timothy Patrick Cahill Profiles in the American dream : the real-life stories of the struggles of American entrepreneurs
Bob Riger, Hamilton Maule Inscription from Upton Bell The pros : a documentary of professional football in America
Michael Eric Dyson Race rules : navigating the color line
Henry Horenstein; Brendan C Boyd Racing days
Ron Della Chiesa Radio my way : featuring celebrity profiles from jazz, opera, the American songbook and more
Jack Beatty The rascal king : the life and times of James Michael Curley, 1874-1958
Alan M Dershowitz Reasonable doubts : the O.J. Simpson case and the criminal justice system
Anita Diamant The red tent
Orhan Pamuk; Ekin Oklap The red-haired woman
Leon Uris Redemption : a novel
Ira Berlin; Marc Favreau; Steven F Miller; Remembering slavery : African Americans talk about their personal experiences of slavery and emancipation
Gary Suson Requiem : images of Ground Zero
Alan M Dershowitz Reversal of fortune : inside the von Bülow case
George A. Doyle The river of life : poems for main events in our journey
Geoffrey C Ward;Ken Burns The Roosevelts : an intimate history
Jeffrey Toobin The run of his life : the people v. O.J. Simpson
Jack Hoffman; Daniel Simon Run run run : the lives of Abbie Hoffman
Mark Lane Rush to judgment : a critique of the Warren Commission's inquiry into the murders of President John F. Kennedy, Officer J.D. Tippit, and Lee Harvey Oswald
Leslie Epstein San Remo Drive : a novel from memory
Jane Leavy Sandy Koufax : a lefty's legacy
Florence Ladd Sarah's palm
Larry Tye Satchel : the life and times of an American legend
Bob Ryan Scribe : my life in sports
Daniel Ellsberg Secrets : a memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon papers
Glenn Frankel The Searchers : the making of an American legend
Sidney Blumenthal A self-made man : the political life of Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1849
Dan Jenkins Semi-tough
Dan Shaughnessy Senior year : a father, a son, and high school baseball
Alan M Dershowitz Sexual McCarthyism : Clinton, Starr, and the emerging constitutional crisis
Alan Charles Kors; Harvey A Silverglate The shadow university : the betrayal of liberty on America’s campuses
Thomas Keneally Schindler's list
W. P. Kinsella Shoeless Joe
Paul Michael Szep Smile damn ya smile
Pete Hamill Snow in August
Florence Ladd The Spirit of Josephine
Jon Meacham The soul of America : the battle for our better angels
Brenda Loew Spencer Tracy : a life in pictures : rare, candid, and original photos of the Hollywood legend, his family, and career
Daniel Golden Spy schools : how the CIA, FBI, and foreign intelligence secretly exploit America's universities
Brenda Loew Spencer Tracy : Fox film actor : the pre-code legacy of a Hollywood legend
John Harrison, Kim Nagy Star Guy’s great adventure : the true story of a salisbury snowy owl
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Stony the road : Reconstruction, white supremacy, and the rise of Jim Crow
Stephen King Storm of the century
Steven Berglas The success syndrome : hitting bottom when you reach the top
Erica Jong Sugar in my bowl : real women write about real sex
Doris Kearns Goodwin Team of rivals : the political genius of Abraham Lincoln
Paul Wilkes Temptations
Mark Leibovich Thank you for your servitude : Donald Trump's Washington and the price of submission
John McCain; Mark Salter Thirteen soldiers : a personal history of Americans at war
Drew Gilpin Faust This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War
Mark Leibovich This town : two parties and a funeral-- also plenty of parking!-- in America’s guilded capital
Juan Williams Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary
Christopher Matthews Tip and the Gipper : when politics worked
Ron Chernow Titan : the life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.
Ward S. Just To what end : report from Vietnam
Tom Wicker Tragic failure : racial integration in America
Neil Swidey Trapped under the sea
David G McCullough Truman
Daniel Okrent The Ultimate Baseball Book
Ellen Goodman Value judgments
Wilt Chamberlain A view from above
Jim Baker A view from the booth : Gil Santos and Gino Cappelletti : 25 years of broadcasting the New England Patriots
Bob Ryan Wait till I make the show; baseball in the minor leagues
Sebastian Junger War
Nigel Hamilton War and peace : FDR’s final odyssey, D-Day to Yalta, 1943-1945
Ariel Sharon; David Chanoff Warrior : the autobiography of Ariel Sharon
Frances FitzGerald Way out there in the blue : Reagan, Star Wars, and the end of the Cold War
Richard Ben Cramer What it takes : the way to the White House
Michael Eric Dyson What truth sounds like : Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and our unfinished conversation about race in America
David Maraniss When pride still mattered : a life of Vince Lombardi
Larry Bird; Earvin "Magic" Johnson; Jackie MacMullen When the game was ours
Herb Gluck While the gettin’s good : inside the World Football League
Dick Lehr; Gerard O’Neill Whitey : the life of America’s most notorious mob boss
Sam Tanenhaus Whittaker Chambers : a biography
Karen Propp; Jean R Trounstine; Why I’m still married : women write their hearts out on love, loss, sex, and who does the dishes
Nathaniel Philbrick Why read Moby Dick?
Ted Reinstein Wicked pissed : New England’s most famous feuds
Susan Cheever A woman's life : the story of an ordinary American and her extraordinary generation
Thomas L Friedman The world is flat : a brief history of the twenty-first century
Jeff Greenfield The world's greatest team : a portrait of the Boston Celtics, 1957-69
Henry Kissinger World order
Richard M Cohen; David S Neft
Inscription from Rick Borlen and Martin Kessel
The World Series : complete play-by-play of every game, 1903-1985
David G McCullough The Wright brothers
Bud E Luv; Cort Casady; Ned Claflin You oughta be me : how to be a lounge singer and live like one