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The M1 Garand

Written by Leroy Thompson
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $15.95

The M1 Garand gave US infantrymen a marked edge during World War II. It shot faster and further than enemy infantry rifles and hit harder. No less an authority on killing the enemy than General George S. Patton called the Garand, "The greatest battle implement ever devised." At a time when... Read more >
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Muscle Cars
Muscle Cars
Written by Colin Romanick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810964
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Muscle Cars

Written by Colin Romanick


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $9.95

In 2010, a 1970 Plymouth Superbird fetched $286,000 at an auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. In 2009, a 1970 Plymouth Hemi Barracuda sold for $2.16 million. Auctions of classic cars in general and muscle cars in particular routinely garner upwards of $39 million annually. Since their debut in the early 1960s, Americans... Read more >
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Presidential Campaign Posters
Presidential Campaign Posters
Written by The Library Of Congress
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594745546
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Presidential Campaign Posters
Two Hundred Years of Election Art
Written by The Library Of Congress


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $40.00

Here are 100 ready-to-frame political campaign posters from the annals of American history! The candidates range from Andrew Jackson (“Defender of Beauty and Booty”) and William Henry Harrison (“Have Some Hard Cider!”) to Richard Nixon (“He’s the One!”), Barack Obama (“Hope”), and many, many more. The posters are backed with colorful... Read more >
Susie Says
Susie Says
Written by Gina Garan, Text by Justin Vivian Bond
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875995
Our Price: $19.95
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Susie Says

Written by Gina Garan
Text by Justin Vivian Bond


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $19.95

Consummate doll collector and wildly successful author of This Is Blythe (Chronicle Books, 2000) Gina Garan rediscovers the chic and unsettling allure of doe-eyed “Susie Sad Eyes,” that triste, young, and neglected 70s fashion doll.

Susie Says features over 60 photographs of Susie on an ubër-fashiona- ble American tour in a range... Read more >
Beswick Pottery
Beswick Pottery
Written by Val Baynton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811008
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Beswick Pottery

Written by Val Baynton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.95

Beswick is typical of the numerous small scale ceramic factories founded towards the end of the Victorian era and manufacturing through the first two thirds of the 20th century. Like many of these companies Beswick produced a mix of tableware and sculptural ceramics adjusting its designs to take account of the... Read more >
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Classic Video Games
Classic Video Games
Written by Brian Eddy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810421
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Classic Video Games
The Golden Age, 1971-1984
Written by Brian Eddy


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

In the early 1970s, video arcade games sprung to life with the advent of Pong and other coin-operated games. Within just a few short years, if you had a quarter, you could go to the video arcade and play Space Invaders, Asteroids, or Pac-Man. If you were lucky enough to have... Read more >
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Railway Posters
Railway Posters
Written by Lorna Frost
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810841
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Railway Posters

Written by Lorna Frost


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.95

Railway posters have a huge appeal to the modern audience, but just what is it that appeals to us? Enduring images of iconic locomotives, bathing beauties and characters such as Sunny South Sam are testament to the persuasive power of the railway company marketing departments established in the late nineteenth century... Read more >
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Breweriana
Breweriana
Written by Kevin Kious
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810445
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Breweriana
American Beer Collectibles
Written by Kevin Kious


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.95

Though beer is one of the oldest beverages around, beer can collecting--particularly in the United States--really picked up steam in the 1930s when beer in cans first appeared. Since then, beer can collecting and breweriana has become vastly popular, with a variety of clubs and associations springing up across the country... Read more >
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British Army Cap Badges of the Second World War
British Army Cap Badges of the Second World War
Written by Peter Doyle and Chris Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810919
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British Army Cap Badges of the Second World War

Written by Peter Doyle and Chris Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $24.95

For the British army, the cap badge is the most easily identifiable of insignia. It represents a distillation of the pride of the regiment, its various battle honours and symbols born proudly on the metallic emblem that was worn on all head-dress, even in the age of mechanised warfare. Identification of... Read more >
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Pottery of the Southwest
Pottery of the Southwest
Written by Carol Hayes and Allan Hayes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810438
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Pottery of the Southwest
Ancient Art and Modern Traditions
Written by Carol Hayes and Allan Hayes


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.95

For almost two thousand years, the pottery made by the Indians of America’s Southwest has remained a vital art. Today, more than twenty Pueblos and tribes make pottery within the tradition, each with a distinctive style. Many of those local styles have persisted for hundreds of years. In prehistory, beautiful pieces...

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Buckles

Written by Gillian Meredith
Illustrated by Alan Meredith


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

The humble buckle is an oft-taken for granted fastening, yet its usefulness and sturdiness has ensured that it has survived from ancient times through to the present day. The author provides a comprehensive typology of buckles, from the earliest designs to the most recent uses. With detailed records of the types... Read more >
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Building Toys
Bayko and other systems
Written by Brian Salter


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Building blocks have been a familiar presence in children's toy collections for generations, but in the twentieth century new production techniques allowed the building brick to evolve into a multiplicity of systems that could make any child his or her own architect and skilled builder, capable of constructing realistic and sturdy... Read more >
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Church Misericords and Bench Ends

Written by Richard Hayman


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Although misericords were originally installed on the hidden undersides of church folding seats to provide comfort to those standing for long periods of prayer, the have gradually become more ornately carved and decorated. Now they, along with the benches installed in parish churches in the later middle ages, are the objects... Read more >
Perambulators

Written by Jan Swift


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

A complete illustrated history of the British wheeled baby carrier, from the eighteenth century to the end of the classic pram era, this book is a nostalgic trip down memory lane, and an invaluable resource for any owner or collector of historic prams. Examining and illustrating the design and development of... Read more >
Poole Pottery

Written by Will Farmer
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Poole Pottery is recognized as one of the most distinctive and most collected potteries of the twentieth century. Founded by Jesse Carter in 1873, by the 1880s the factory was well known for its tiling products, mosaic flooring and advertising panels. After the turn of the century the company flourished in... Read more >
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Scalextric

Written by Jon Mountfort


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Scalextric, the ultimate boys' toy, hit the toyshops in 1957. The first ever electric slot-car system, with uncontrollable tinplate cars running on heavy rubber track, it brought the speed and glamor of motor racing to suburban living rooms up and down the land. Classic marques of the day such as Aston... Read more >
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British Postcards of the First World War

Written by Peter Doyle


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Postcards sent by men on the front, and to them by their families, are among the most numerous, and most telling, surviving artifacts of World War I. They tell us much about attitudes towards the war, and provide a great insight into men's lives, and into the thoughts and emotions of... Read more >
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Gig Posters Volume 2
Gig Posters Volume 2
Written by Clay Hayes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594745430
Our Price: $40.00
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Gig Posters Volume 2

Written by Clay Hayes


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $40.00

Readers gave the first Gig Posters anthology a standing ovation—so for your viewing pleasure, here’s one heck of an encore: 700 more incredible posters from the archives of GigPosters.com, the Internet’s premier destination for concert poster art. It’s a mad jam of illustration and photography, collage and typography, bringing the contemporary...

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British Campaign Medals of the First World War

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

Britain has issued medals rewarding war service since at least the early nineteenth century, and increasingly through the period of its imperial expansion prior to 1914, but examples of many of the early types are now scarce. However, few families escaped some involvement with "the Great War" of 1914-18, and many... Read more >
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British Gallantry Awards 1855-2000

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

This book surveys the British decorations and medals from the origins in the Crimean War of 1854-6 up to the end of the twentieth century. Read more >
Buttons

Written by Alan Meredith
Illustrated by Gillian Meredith


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

Buttons have been made from almost every known material. Their study provides insight into fashion trends, the clothing industry and social history in general. This book introduces an array of these treasures from the past, to show the variety of materials and the intricate design and workmanship incorporated in the making... Read more >
British Campaign Medals 1815-1914

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

At a time of imperial expansion, British forces were almost constantly in action against major powers, in wars of conquest, or in expeditions on the fringes of Empire, such as the North West Frontier, southern Africa or Burma. This book outlines the medals issued to British soldiers and sailors for military... Read more >
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British Campaign Medals 1914-2005

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

Surveys the medals awarded to British personnel for military services from the First World War to operations of British forces in the opening years of the twenty-first century. The campaign medals awarded for the military actions have become a popular field for collectors, since the majority of British awards were officially... Read more >
VW Camper and Microbus

Written by Richard Copping


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

The Volkswagen Transporter is one of the best-loved and most recognisable motor vehicles of all time. The preferred transport for surfers and hippies everywhere, the Volkswagen Type 2 'bus' was born in 1950, the first of a new breed of vehicle, the ancestor of today's people carrier. Available in various versions... Read more >
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The Omnivore's Recipe Keeper
The Omnivore's Recipe Keeper
Written by Celia Sack
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781607740285
Our Price: $19.99
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The Omnivore's Recipe Keeper
A Treasury for Favorite Meals and Kitchen Resources
Written by Celia Sack


Format: Non-traditional book, 144 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $19.99

A recipe organizer for home cooks from San Francisco’s beloved Omnivore Books on Food, featuring ample storage and writing space, handy charts, charming vintage art, and culinary references. 

Less than two years after opening Omnivore Books on Food, Celia Sack has become an integral part of the food-and-wine culture of the Bay... Read more >
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