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Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18
Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18
Written by Ryan Noppen, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849086882
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Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $17.95

Despite imperial politics, a modern Austro-Hungarian battleship fleet was built and contested Italian dominance of the Adriatic and the Mediterranean through a series of daring naval raids that netted greater success than anything the German High Seas Fleet accomplished in the North Sea.

The nineteenth century saw the assertion of Habsburg sea... Read more >
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Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

Despite imperial politics, a modern Austro-Hungarian battleship fleet was built and contested Italian dominance of the Adriatic and the Mediterranean through a series of daring naval raids that netted greater success than anything the German High Seas Fleet accomplished in the North Sea.

The nineteenth century saw the assertion of Habsburg sea... Read more >
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Ballpoint
A Tale of Genius and Grit, Perilous Times, and the Invention that Changed the Way We Write
Written by Gyoergy Moldova
Translated by David Robert Evans


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

The triumphs and the trials of the men who invented the modern ballpoint pen as they battled corporate greed, dark eras--and each other.

László Bíró's last name is, in much of the world, a synonym for his revolutionary writing tool. But few people know that Bíró began his career in interwar Budapest... Read more >
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Ballpoint
Ballpoint
Written by Gyoergy Moldova, Translated by David Robert Evans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780982578117
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Ballpoint
A Tale of Genius and Grit, Perilous Times, and the Invention that Changed the Way We Write
Written by Gyoergy Moldova
Translated by David Robert Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $14.95

The triumphs and the trials of the men who invented the modern ballpoint pen as they battled corporate greed, dark eras--and each other.

László Bíró's last name is, in much of the world, a synonym for his revolutionary writing tool. But few people know that Bíró began his career in interwar Budapest... Read more >
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The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian
50 Facts and Facets of Nationhood
Edited by ISTVAN BORI


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $17.95

What is it to be Hungarian? What does it feel like? Most Hungarians are convinced that the rest of the world just doesn't get them. They are right. True, much of the world thinks highly of Hungarians--for reasons ranging from their heroism in the 1956 revolution to their genius as mathematicians... Read more >
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The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian
The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian
Edited by ISTVAN BORI
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780982578100
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The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian
50 Facts and Facets of Nationhood
Edited by ISTVAN BORI


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $17.95

What is it to be Hungarian? What does it feel like? Most Hungarians are convinced that the rest of the world just doesn't get them. They are right. True, much of the world thinks highly of Hungarians--for reasons ranging from their heroism in the 1956 revolution to their genius as mathematicians... Read more >
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Austrian Specialist Troops of the Napoleonic Wars

Written by Philip Haythornthwaite
Illustrated by Bryan Fosten


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $13.95

The specialist troops of the Austrian forces helped to secure Austria's reputation as the most formidable of Napoleon's continental enemies. Due largely to the efforts of Prince Liechtenstein, by the late 18th century the Austrian artillery had been the finest in Europe, and was held up as an example to the... Read more >
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Fin-De-Siecle Vienna
Fin-De-Siecle Vienna
Written by Carl E. Schorske
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814517
Our Price: $16.99
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Fin-De-Siecle Vienna
Politics and Culture
Written by Carl E. Schorske


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $16.99

A landmark book from one of the truly original scholars of our time: a magnificent revelation of turn-of-the-century Vienna where out of a crisis of political and social disintegration so much of modern art and thought was born.

"Not only is it a splendid exploration of several aspects of early modernism in... Read more >
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The Royal Hungarian Army in World War II

Written by Nigel Thomas
Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic


Format: eBook, 449 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

The Royal Hungarian Army was Germany's largest ally on the Eastern Front during World War II (1939-1945), providing a vital contribution in terms of both men and equipment. Information about the Hungarian Army in English is rare, and in this book co-authors Nigel Thomas and Hungarian expert Laszlo Szabo fill in... Read more >
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Good Living Street
Good Living Street
Written by Tim Bonyhady
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307378804
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Good Living Street
Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900
Written by Tim Bonyhady


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $35.00

Vienna and its Secessionist movement at the turn of the last century is the focus of this extraordinary social portrait told through an eminent Viennese family, headed by Hermine and Moriz Gallia, who were among the great patrons of early-twentieth-century Viennese culture at its peak.
 
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Good Living Street
Good Living Street
Written by Tim Bonyhady
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307906816
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Good Living Street
Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900
Written by Tim Bonyhady


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $19.99

Vienna and its Secessionist movement at the turn of the last century is the focus of this extraordinary social portrait told through an eminent Viennese family, headed by Hermine and Moriz Gallia, who were among the great patrons of early-twentieth-century Viennese culture at its peak.
 
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