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What to read over the long Fourth of July weekend

From Revolutionary War nonfiction to revolutionary rom-coms, we've got a book for every reader.

These Truths: A History of the United States by Jill Lepore

But perhaps you’d like a more ambitious nonfiction project for the weekend. Look no further than Jill Lepore’s acclaimed These Truths: A History of the United States, in which the historian and New Yorker staff writer compiles the history of America in a single volume.

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“Jill Lepore is an extraordinarily gifted writer, and These Truths is nothing short of a masterpiece of American history. By engaging with our country’s painful past (and present) in an intellectually honest way, she has created a book that truly does encapsulate the American story in all its pain and all its triumph,” praised NPR. 

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