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Smithsonian Civil War
Inside the National Collection
Written by Smithsonian Institution
Edited by Neil Kagan
Photographed by Hugh Talman
Foreword by Jon Meacham
Introduction by Michelle Delaney


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

Smithsonian Civil War is a lavishly illustrated coffee-table book featuring 150 entries in honor of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.  From among tens of thousands of Civil War objects in the Smithsonian's collections, curators handpicked 550 items and wrote a unique narrative that begins before the war through the Reconstruction period...

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5000 Years of Tiles
5000 Years of Tiles
Written by Hans Van Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588343987
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5000 Years of Tiles

Written by Hans Van Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $39.95

A comprehensive, full-color exploration of tile art and production worldwide, from earliest times to the present day. The book is both an authoritative work of reference and a visual delight, ranging from ancient Greece, where the first fired roof tiles date from as early as the third millennium BC, to twentieth-century... Read more >
Viva la Pizza!
Viva la Pizza!
Written by Scott Wiener
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612193076
Our Price: $22.95
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Viva la Pizza!
The Art of the Pizza Box
Written by Scott Wiener


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2013
Price: $22.95

“New Yorkers are particular about pizza, and no one has a more well-formed opinion than Scott Wiener.”
Newsday

One of the world’s foremost pizza experts presents more than 100 weird and wild pizza box designs

Since the origins of to-go pizza, pizzerias and pizza chains have taken great pride in covering... Read more >
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On Paper
On Paper
Written by Nicholas A. Basbanes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307266422
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The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History
Written by Nicholas A. Basbanes


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $35.00

A Best Book of the Year: Mother JonesBloomberg News, National PostKirkus Reviews 

A consideration of all things paper—its invention that revolutionized human civilization; its thousand-fold uses (and misuses), proliferation, and sweeping influence on society; its makers, shapers, collectors, and pulpers—written by the admired cultural historian and author of the trilogy on all things...

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On Paper
On Paper
Written by Nicholas A. Basbanes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350440
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On Paper
The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History
Written by Nicholas A. Basbanes


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $13.99

A Best Book of the Year: Mother JonesBloomberg News, National PostKirkus Reviews 

A consideration of all things paper—its invention that revolutionized human civilization; its thousand-fold uses (and misuses), proliferation, and sweeping influence on society; its makers, shapers, collectors, and pulpers—written by the admired cultural historian and author of the trilogy on all things...

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Toy Time!
Toy Time!
Written by Christopher Byrne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385349123
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Toy Time!
From Hula Hoops to He-Man to Hungry Hungry Hippos: A Look Back at the Most- Beloved Toys of Decades Past
Written by Christopher Byrne


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $15.99

What was your favorite childhood toy?

Do you have fond memories of fighting unseen enemies with your G.I. Joe action figures, demolishing fleets of vehicles with your Tonka Toy Trucks, or Karate-chopping imaginary street thugs with your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?  

What about carefree summer afternoons counting ticks on your Skip-It... Read more >
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Toy Time!
Toy Time!
Written by Christopher Byrne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349130
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Toy Time!
From Hula Hoops to He-Man to Hungry Hungry Hippos: A Look Back at the Most- Beloved Toys of Decades Past
Written by Christopher Byrne


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $11.99

What was your favorite childhood toy?

Do you have fond memories of fighting unseen enemies with your G.I. Joe action figures, demolishing fleets of vehicles with your Tonka Toy Trucks, or Karate-chopping imaginary street thugs with your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?  

What about carefree summer afternoons counting ticks on your Skip-It... Read more >
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Airstream
Airstream
Written by Tara Cox
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812524
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Airstream
The Silver RV
Written by Tara Cox


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $9.95

The Airstream is an eye-catching vintage classic. First appearing on American highways in the mid-1930s, these sleek aluminum icons were compact, cozy spaces that could hitched to the family car and taken out on the open road – and nearly a century later, their timeless design has lost none of its...

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Airstream
The Silver RV
Written by Tara Cox


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $7.95

The Airstream is an eye-catching vintage classic. First appearing on American highways in the mid-1930s, these sleek aluminum icons were compact, cozy spaces that could hitched to the family car and taken out on the open road – and nearly a century later, their timeless design has lost none of its...

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German Combat Equipments 1939-45

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.95

The field equipment of the German Army in World War II was closely related to that used throughout World War I and earlier, yet it was of relatively light weight, ruggedly constructed, well designed, functional, and generally of a high quality, though this deteriorated in the later war years. A high... Read more >
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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain
Patchwork and Quilting in Britain
Written by Heather Audin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812418
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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain

Written by Heather Audin


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $12.95

Patchwork quilts are hugely evocative emblems of our domestic past. With no two quite the same, each example hints at both the story of the particular household in which it was  produced and at a larger piece of social history. But quilting is by no means only historical, with the craft... Read more >
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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain

Written by Heather Audin


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $7.95

Patchwork quilts are hugely evocative emblems of our domestic past. With no two quite the same, each example hints both at the story of the particular household in which it was produced and at a larger piece of social history. But quilting is by no means only historical, with the craft... Read more >
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Clerical Vestments
Clerical Vestments
Written by Sarah Bailey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812210
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Clerical Vestments
Ceremonial Dress of the Church
Written by Sarah Bailey


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

Churches up and down the United Kingdom have some remarkable collections of the most exquisitely embroidered clothing which are part of our hidden heritage. Our cathedrals hold in their treasuries some of the most beautiful textile pieces ever produced in Europe and beyond. There is a whole fascinating history to these... Read more >
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Clerical Vestments
Ceremonial Dress of the Church
Written by Sarah Bailey


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

Churches up and down the United Kingdom have some remarkable collections of the most exquisitely embroidered clothing which are part of our hidden heritage. Our cathedrals hold in their treasuries some of the most beautiful textile pieces ever produced in Europe and beyond. There is a whole fascinating history to these... Read more >
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Royal Coronations
Royal Coronations
Written by Lucinda Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812203
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Long May She Wave
Long May She Wave
Written by Kit Hinrichs and Delphine Hirasuna, Foreword by Gerard C. Wertkin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307816733
Our Price: $19.99
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Long May She Wave
A Graphic History of the American Flag
Written by Kit Hinrichs and Delphine Hirasuna
Foreword by Gerard C. Wertkin


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $19.99

From one of the world's leading graphic designers comes a stunning tribute to America's most enduring icon-the Stars and Stripes.The Revolutionary Congress resolved in 1777 that "the flag of the United States be 13 stripes, alternate red and white, that the Union be 13 white stars in a blue field representing... Read more >
The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Coins 2014, 52nd Edition
The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Coins 2014, 52nd Edition
Written by Thomas E. Hudgeons, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375723490
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The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Coins 2014, 52nd Edition

Written by Thomas E. Hudgeons, Jr.


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $8.99

For over fifty years, The Official Blackbook Price Guide to United States Coins has been the bestselling sourcebook for collectors. Filled with the most current values and the latest market reports, this updated edition has all the information you need to become a knowledgeable coin collector.
 
Features Include:

•Over 18,000 prices
•Values for... Read more >
Light of India
Light of India
Written by Warren Dotz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607746140
Our Price: $9.99
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Light of India
A Conflagration of Indian Matchbox Art
Written by Warren Dotz


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $9.99

With all the zany vibrancy of a Bollywood musical, the colorful matchbox labels of LIGHT OF INDIA present a fascinating confluence of popular culture and a sophisticated graphic arts tradition that stretches back for centuries.

Populated with pouncing Bengal tigers, regal jungle elephants, and Hindu gods and goddesses, these miniature masterpieces... Read more >
100 American Flags
100 American Flags
Written by Kit Hinrichs, Text by Delphine Hirasuna, Photographed by Terry Heffernan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307815798
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100 American Flags
A Unique Collection of Old Glory Memorabilia
Written by Kit Hinrichs
Text by Delphine Hirasuna
Photographed by Terry Heffernan


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $11.99

The American flag has been raised high in wartime triumph and peacetime celebration; sewn lovingly onto quilts, caps, pillows, and bags; appropriated by popular culture; and faithfully honored every Fourth of July. This vibrant collection of 100 Stars and Stripes artifacts ranges from Civil War-era banners and Native American braided moccasins... Read more >
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Classic Candy
Classic Candy
Written by Darlene Lacey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812432
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Classic Candy
America's Favorite Sweets, 1950-80
Written by Darlene Lacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $9.95

Candy may well have its origins in medicine (think peppermint sticks), and many Americans still think of candy as an edible salve with which to cure and to celebrate. Today, Americans consume more than 600 billion pounds of the sugary stuff each year. Most Americans have their favorites, their go-to candy... Read more >
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Classic Candy
America's Favorite Sweets, 1950-80
Written by Darlene Lacey


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $7.95

Candy may well have its origins in medicine (think peppermint sticks), and many Americans still think of candy as an edible salve with which to cure and to celebrate. Today, Americans consume more than 600 billion pounds of the sugary stuff each year. Most Americans have their favorites, their go-to candy... Read more >
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The Martini-Henry Rifle

Written by Stephen Manning
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

The breech-loading, single-shot .458in Martini-Henry rifle has become a symbol of both the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879 and the numerous battles in Egypt and the Sudan in 1884-85, but continued to be used by both British and colonial troops well into the 20th century. Its invention and introduction into British service... Read more >
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Coin Finds in Britain
Coin Finds in Britain
Written by Michael Cuddeford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812449
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Coin Finds in Britain
A Collector's Guide
Written by Michael Cuddeford


Format: Trade Paperback, 310 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $12.95

The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with an overview of the types of coins commonly found in the soil of Britain. Coin finds occur with surprising regularity and are commonly uncovered by gardeners and building workers, but more often by archaeologists and metal detector users. Although there... Read more >
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Coin Finds in Britain
A Collector's Guide
Written by Michael Cuddeford


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $7.95

The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with an overview of the types of coins commonly found in the soil of Britain. Coin finds occur with surprising regularity and are commonly uncovered by gardeners and building workers, but more often by archaeologists and metal detector users. Although there... Read more >
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