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Empty Mansions
Empty Mansions
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
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Empty Mansions
The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
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Things That Matter
Things That Matter
Written by Charles Krauthammer
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ISBN: 9780385349185
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Things That Matter
Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics
Written by Charles Krauthammer


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.99

 From America’s preeminent columnist, named by the Financial Times the most influential commentator in the nation, the long-awaited collection of Charles Krauthammer’s essential, timeless writings.
 
A brilliant stylist known for an uncompromising honesty that challenges conventional wisdom at every turn, Krauthammer has for decades daz­zled readers with his keen insight... Read more >
Empty Mansions
Empty Mansions
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
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Empty Mansions
The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Janet Maslin, The New York Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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My Promised Land
My Promised Land
Written by Ari Shavit
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ISBN: 9780385521703
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My Promised Land
The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Written by Ari Shavit


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND THE ECONOMIST

Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

An authoritative and deeply personal narrative history of the State of Israel, by one of the... Read more >
On His Own Terms
On His Own Terms
Written by Richard Norton Smith
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On His Own Terms
A Life of Nelson Rockefeller
Written by Richard Norton Smith


Format: eBook, 880 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $16.99

From acclaimed historian Richard Norton Smith comes the definitive life of an American icon: Nelson Rockefeller—one of the most complex and compelling figures of the twentieth century.
 
Fourteen years in the making, this magisterial biography of the original Rockefeller Republican draws on thousands of newly available documents and over... Read more >
A Spy Among Friends
A Spy Among Friends
Written by Ben Macintyre, Afterword by John Le Carre
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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
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Master storyteller Ben Macintyre’s most ambitious work to date brings to life the twentieth century’s greatest spy story.


Kim Philby was the greatest spy in history, a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain’s counterintelligence against the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War—while he was secretly working for... Read more >
Dispatches from the Front
Dispatches from the Front
Written by David Halton
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ISBN: 9780771038136
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Dispatches from the Front
The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Written by David Halton


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $34.95

As senior war correspondent for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during the Second World War, Matthew Halton reported from the front lines in Italy and Northwest Europe and became “the voice of Canada at war.” His gripping, passionate broadcasts chronicled the victories and losses of Canadian soldiers and made him a national...

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Panzer III vs Somua S 35
Panzer III vs Somua S 35
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Richard Chasemore
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ISBN: 9781782002871
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Panzer III vs Somua S 35
Belgium 1940
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Chasemore


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

This fully illustrated study pits Germany's PzKpfw III tank against France's Somua S 35 in the vast armored battles that opened the campaign.

The armor clashes in May 1940 were the biggest the world had yet seen, as the German advances of that period came to epitomize Blitzkrieg. Nonetheless the Wehrmacht's Panzer... Read more >
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The Morning After
The Morning After
Written by Chantal Hebert
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ISBN: 9780345807625
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The Morning After
The 1995 Quebec Referendum and the Day that Almost Was
Written by Chantal Hebert


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $29.95

A sly, insightful and wonderfully original book from one of Canada's most popular political analysts, Chantal Hébert, and one of Quebec's top political broadcasters, Jean Lapierre.
          Only the most fearless of political journalists would dare to open the old wounds of the 1995 Quebec referendum, a still-murky episode in Canadian... Read more >
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The Guns of August
The Guns of August
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman
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ISBN: 9780307567628
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The Guns of August
The Outbreak of World War I; Barbara W. Tuchman's Great War Series
Written by Barbara W. Tuchman


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2009
Price: $7.99

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time

The Proud Tower, the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Guns of August, and The Zimmerman Telegram comprise Barbara W. Tuchman’s classic histories of the First World War era

In this landmark, Pulitzer Prize–winning account, renowned historian Barbara W. Tuchman... Read more >
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