- Explore more great deals on thousands of titles in our Deals in Books store.
Climate Change believers should read this from the late 19Th century.Published 15 days ago by Rodney J. Williams
Have just begun to read this and find it full of interesting facts, many of which I knew not. I expect it will hold my interest all the way through.Published 16 days ago by Natacha Dannenberg
Outstanding book. This is a great story and is well written. Mr. Kohn writes the story of the heat wave that hit N.Y. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mary B. Wheeler
I enjoy reading true stories whether they are autobiography or true crime and historical fiction too. This was a mix . Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
I liked this book even though it got a slow start. McKinley and Bryan fought for the presidency. McKinley was known for his landmark tariff legislation, while Bryan was... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Kevin M Quigg
Hot read for every history buff. Also a great reminder and validation for social nets that help those who NEED it!Published 21 months ago by Paula B.
Edward P. Kohn's book appears to be a very typical example of the academic world's demand that academics must publish something, anything, to maintain their positions, to get... Read morePublished on November 28, 2012 by Braslow, Ph.D.
This book mixes the tale of the heat wave of 1896 that killed so many people in New York City; William Jennings Bryan and his presidential campaign; his speech in NYC during that... Read morePublished on October 20, 2012 by J. Kowalski
As a fan of Teddy Roosevelt, death, and disaster (in books, at least), HOT TIME IN THE OLD TOWN hit a sweet spot for me. Read morePublished on July 7, 2012 by Doodlesquat