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Maus II: A Survivor's Tale
Maus II: A Survivor's Tale
Written by Art Spiegelman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679729778
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Maus II: A Survivor's Tale
And Here My Troubles Began
Written by Art Spiegelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1992
Price: $15.95

***WINNER OF THE 1992 PULIZTER PRIZE***

Acclaimed as a quiet triumph and a brutally moving work of art, the first volume of Art Spiegelman's Mausintroduced readers to Vladek Spieglman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist trying to come to terms with his father, his father's terrifying story... Read more >
How the Scots Invented the Modern World
How the Scots Invented the Modern World
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609809990
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How the Scots Invented the Modern World
The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World and Everything in It
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2002
Price: $16.00

Who formed the first literate society? Who invented our modern ideas of democracy and free market capitalism? The Scots. As historian and author Arthur Herman reveals, in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries Scotland made crucial contributions to science, philosophy, literature, education, medicine, commerce, and politics—contributions that have formed and nurtured the... Read more >
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How the Irish Saved Civilization
How the Irish Saved Civilization
Written by Thomas Cahill
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ISBN: 9780385418492
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How the Irish Saved Civilization

Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1996
Price: $15.95

The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe.

Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but they may not be aware of how great... Read more >
Wine and War
Wine and War
Written by Donald Kladstrup and Petie Kladstrup
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767904483
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Wine and War
The French, the Nazis, and the Battle for France's Greatest Treasure
Written by Donald Kladstrup and Petie Kladstrup


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2002
Price: $15.00

The remarkable untold story of France’s courageous, clever vinters who protected and rescued the country’s most treasured commodity from German plunder during World War II.

"To be a Frenchman means to fight for your country and its wine."
–Claude Terrail, owner, Restaurant La Tour d’Argent

In 1940, France fell to the Nazis and... Read more >
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In the Kingdom of Ice
In the Kingdom of Ice
Written by Hampton Sides
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804194600
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In the Kingdom of Ice
The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
Written by Hampton Sides


Format: Trade Paperback, 800 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $29.00

New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides returns with a white-knuckle tale of polar exploration and survival in the Gilded Age

In the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed by one of the last unmapped areas of the globe: the North Pole. No one knew what existed beyond the fortress of ice rimming... Read more >
The Zhivago Affair
The Zhivago Affair
Written by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908001
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The Zhivago Affair
The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book
Written by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $26.95

Drawing on newly declassified government files, this is the dramatic story of how a forbidden book in the Soviet Union became a secret CIA weapon in the ideological battle between East and West.
 
In May 1956, an Italian publishing scout took a train to a village just outside Moscow to visit Russia’s...

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The Lost City of Z
The Lost City of Z
Written by David Grann
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ISBN: 9781400078455
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The Lost City of Z
A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
Written by David Grann


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2010
Price: $16.95

A New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, and Denver Post Bestseller
 
In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned. Over the years countless perished trying to... Read more >
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Black Prophetic Fire
Black Prophetic Fire
Written by Cornel West and Christa Buschendorf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003527
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Black Prophetic Fire

Written by Cornel West and Christa Buschendorf


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.95

An unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African American leaders and their visionary legacies.

In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X... Read more >
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
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ISBN: 9780553383294
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $17.00

Soon to be a series on AMC

Based on remarkable new research, acclaimed historian Alexander Rose brings to life the true story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and deep into the shadowy underworld of double... Read more >
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World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics
World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics
Written by Dale Clarke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782005902
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World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics

Written by Dale Clarke


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the beginning of 'trench warfare' in winter 1914/15, artillery became the absolutely dominant arm in all the major armies for the rest of World War I, to a degree never seen before or since. The numbers and capabilities of the guns and ammunition available governed all the generals' battle plans... Read more >
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