Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is discounting a selection of nonfiction Kindle eBooks with deals starting at $0.99. Each of today’s discounted digital books will become a permanent addition to your library and will be accessible on pretty much any device, with the only requirement being that it can download the Kindle app. Just about all of the titles in today’s sale usually fetch between $10 and $20, with today’s offer marking some of the lowest prices we’ve seen. Several of the titles also include a $0.75 credit to spend on your next eBook purchase. We’re noting a selection of best-sellers, with just about every book carrying stellar ratings as well. Check out the entire selection right here.
Ulysses S. Grant’s life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic loser and an inept businessman, or as the triumphant but brutal Union general of the Civil War. But these stereotypes don’t come close to capturing him, as Chernow shows in his masterful biography, the first to provide a complete understanding of the general and president whose fortunes rose and fell with dizzying speed and frequency.