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The Last Days


The Last Days

Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller Killing series and richly illustrated, The Last Days is a riveting, fact-based series of the life and times of major historical figures that will appeal to young adults.

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The Last Days

Books in this series

by Bill O'Reilly and Dwight Jon Zimmerman - History, Nonfiction

LINCOLN'S LAST DAYS is a gripping account of one of the most dramatic nights in American history --- of how one gunshot changed the country forever. Adapted from Bill O’Reilly’s bestselling historical thriller, KILLING LINCOLN, this book will have young readers --- and grown-ups too --- hooked on history.

by Bill O'Reilly - Children's Nonfiction, Reference

KENNEDY'S LAST DAYS is a gripping account of the events leading up to the most notorious crime of the twentieth century. Author Bill O'Reilly vividly describes the Kennedy family's life in the public eye, the crises facing the president around the world and at home, the nation's growing fascination with their vigorous, youthful president, and finally, the shocking events leading up to his demise.

by Bill O'Reilly - Children's, Reference

Two thousand years ago, Jesus walked across Galilee; everywhere he traveled he gained followers. His contemporaries are familiar historical figures: Julius Caesar, Caesar Augustus, Herod the Great, Pontius Pilate. It was an era of oppression, when every man, woman, and child answered to the brutal rule of Rome. In this world, Jesus lived, and in this volatile political and historical context, Jesus died --- and changed the world forever. 

by Bill O'Reilly - History, Nonfiction

By early 1945, the destruction of the German Nazi State seems certain. The Allied forces, led by American generals George S. Patton and Dwight D. Eisenhower, are gaining control of Europe, leaving German leaders scrambling. Facing defeat, Adolf Hitler flees to a secret bunker with his new wife, Eva Braun, and his beloved dog, Blondi. It is there that all three would meet their end, thus ending the Third Reich and one of the darkest chapters of history.