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A Book That Took 13 Years to Complete

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Drawing Birds

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The Largest Wooden Frame Structure in the World

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No Other Boat Like This

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The Most-Studied First Lady

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A Situation All Too Familiar to the President Himself

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When Opposites Attract

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A Home Devoted To A First Lady

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High Dollar Training

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Lexington’s Premiere Horse Farms

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Land Where the Grass is Special

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The Stardom of Jenny Lind

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The Hottest Ticket in 1850

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Fooling Mr. Tiffany

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The Great Diamond Hoax

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Striking Diamonds

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The Great Fire & Eclipse of Elizabethtown

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Custer’s Prize Horses

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The Chance Meeting of Future Presidents

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The Ride of Jack Jouett

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