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British Army Cap Badges of the Second World War

Written by Peter Doyle


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $10.95

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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 >
Harley-Davidson
A History of the World's Most Famous Motorcycle
Written by Margie Siegal


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $9.95

Harley-Davidson: words that evoke the open American road and the “Made  in America” tradition like no others. The sweeping chopper handlebars, the distinctive throaty low speed rumble  of the engine and the unmistakable logo are all recognized the world over. This book expertly ties together the mechanical evolution of Harley's engines – from... Read more >
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Grandi Vini
Grandi Vini
Written by Joseph Bastianich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307719768
Our Price: $12.99
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Grandi Vini
An Opinionated Tour of Italy's 89 Finest Wines
Written by Joseph Bastianich


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $12.99

Travel through the Italian countryside with Joseph Bastianich in search of the country’s eighty-nine finest wines.
 
Joseph Bastianich is steeped in Italian wines like no one else. Not only is he the co-owner, with Mario Batali, of some of America’s premier Italian restaurants, but he also produces wine on four separate... Read more >
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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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 >
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 Webley Service Revolver

Written by Robert Maze
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

The Webley .455in service revolver is among the most powerful top-break revolvers ever produced and has a claim to be the first 'tactical fighting pistol'. First adopted in 1887, in various marques it was the standard-issue service pistol for British and Commonwealth armed forces for nearly fifty years; later versions in... Read more >
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The 1950s Kitchen

Written by Kathryn Ferry


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

The 1950s was the first great age of the modern kitchen: labor-saving appliances, bright colors and the novelty of fitted units moved the kitchen from dankness into light, where it became the domain of the happy housewife and the heart of the home. Formica - a new space-age material - decorated... Read more >
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