Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
77 eBooks found

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Confederate Currency

Written by Pierre Fricke


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $7.95

With the outbreak of the U. S. Civil War in 1861, the Confederate States of America began issuing its own paper money. Over the years, seven different series of currency were issued. Counterfeiting became a significant problem for the South, as did depreciation and inflation. By the end of the war...

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Golden Age of Train Travel

Written by Steve Barry


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

For the century after 1865 all the largest railroad companies had flagship luxury trains, spectacularly appointed steamliners offering unrivaled standards of service and thoughtful amenities including ladies’ perfume and carnations for gentlemen. These luxury trains transported well-heeled passengers in grand style across spectacular American landscapes in an atmosphere of privilege and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Knight's Cross with Diamonds Recipients
1941-45
Written by Gordon Williamson
Illustrated by Ramiro Bujeiro


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

Osprey's examination of the recipients of the Knight's Cross with Diamonds award of World War II (1939-1945). On 1 September 1939, the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was created by Hitler. It could be distributed to all ranks within any branch of the Wehrmacht, Waffen-SS or the auxiliary services, and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Stained Glass

Written by Roger Rosewell


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

For over a thousand years stories of Christian belief and great moments in British history have filled the windows of our cathedrals and parish churches. The glow of painted and stained glass, its radiant colours and vivid pictures, has inspired generations of audiences and artists.

This beautifully illustrated book traces the development... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Double Your Money in Antiques
Double Your Money in Antiques
Written by George Grotz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307483959
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Double Your Money in Antiques

Written by George Grotz


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $13.99

Popular antiques expert George Grotz reveals how to make real money in the antiques trade--must reading for every collector, auction-goer, and flea-market fanatic.


From the Trade Paperback edition. 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.
TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

This book tells the story of toys based on TV programs (both from the US and Britain), and how these much-loved objects evolved over the years since the 1930s, through the 'golden age' of children's TV in the 1960s and 1970s, and then onto the 1980s until now, including Pinky &... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Airfix Kits

Written by Trevor Pask


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

With the aid of stringy glue and scalpel-sliced fingers, young and old have turned display cabinets and bedrooms into mini-museums, or tiny battlefields. This book looks at the fascinating tale of this British company - a pioneer in the world of modelling - as well as its products, its changing fortunes... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Page 5 of 8
View past category highlights: