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Reconnaissance and Bomber Aces of World War 1

(Available January 20, 2015)
Reconnaissance and Bomber Aces of World War 1
Written by Jon Guttman, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008019
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Reconnaissance and Bomber Aces of World War 1

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $22.95

This book profiles a wide variety of British, French, German, Austro-Hungarian and American aircraft, ranging from frontline stalwarts like the RE 8 and AR 1 to the swift Salmson 2A2 and the compact, fighter-like Halberstadt CL II.

Oft-overshadowed by the fighters that either protected or threatened them, two-seater reconnaissance aircraft performed the... Read more >
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Reconnaissance and Bomber Aces of World War 1

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $15.95

This book profiles a wide variety of British, French, German, Austro-Hungarian and American aircraft, ranging from frontline stalwarts like the RE 8 and AR 1 to the swift Salmson 2A2 and the compact, fighter-like Halberstadt CL II.

Oft-overshadowed by the fighters that either protected or threatened them, two-seater reconnaissance aircraft performed the... Read more >
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The Embrace of Unreason

(Available January 6, 2015)
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742360
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $17.95

Spanning the turbulent decades between the World Wars, The Embrace of Unreason casts new light on the darkest years in modern French history. It is a fascinating reconsideration of the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s move away from the humanistic traditions and rationalistic ideals of the Enlightenment... Read more >
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The Pope and Mussolini

(Available January 6, 2015)
The Pope and Mussolini
Written by David I. Kertzer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983678
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The Pope and Mussolini
The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe
Written by David I. Kertzer


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $20.00

From National Book Award finalist David I. Kertzer comes the gripping story of Pope Pius XI’s secret relations with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. This groundbreaking work, based on seven years of research in the Vatican and Fascist archives, including reports from Mussolini’s spies inside the highest levels of the Church, will... Read more >
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Rena's Promise
A Story of Sisters in Auschwitz
Written by Rena Kornreich Gelissen and Heather Dune Macadam


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $9.99

Sent to Auschwitz on the first Jewish transport, Rena Kornreich survived the Nazi death camps for over three years. While there she was reunited with her sister Danka. Each day became a struggle to fulfill the promise Rena made to her mother when the family was forced to split apart--a promise... Read more >
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Armies of the Russo-Polish War 1919-21
Armies of the Russo-Polish War 1919-21
Written by Nigel Thomas, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801067
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Armies of the Russo-Polish War 1919-21

Written by Nigel Thomas
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

Featuring specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains and illustrates the armies that fought in the epic struggle for the rebirth of the independent Polish nation, in the bitter aftermath of World War I and the Russian Revolution.

In 1917 Poland was recognized as a state by Russia, but the Bolshevik... Read more >
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Armies of the Russo-Polish War 1919-21

Written by Nigel Thomas
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

Featuring specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains and illustrates the armies that fought in the epic struggle for the rebirth of the independent Polish nation, in the bitter aftermath of World War I and the Russian Revolution.

In 1917 Poland was recognized as a state by Russia, but the Bolshevik... Read more >
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Waterloo 1815 (1)
Written by John Franklin, Illustrated by Gerry Embleton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803634
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Quatre Bras
Written by John Franklin
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

To coincide with the 2015 bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo, Osprey publishes Waterloo 1815, a definitive three volume history of the historic battle. Based on new research drawn from unpublished first-hand accounts and illustrations, Waterloo 1815 provides a detailed resource for all aspects of the famous battle.

This first volume of... Read more >
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Quatre Bras
Written by John Franklin
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

To coincide with the 2015 bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo, Osprey publishes Waterloo 1815, a definitive three volume history of the historic battle. Based on new research drawn from unpublished first-hand accounts and illustrations, Waterloo 1815 provides a detailed resource for all aspects of the famous battle.

This first volume of... Read more >
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Berlin: Wall's End
Berlin: Wall's End
Written by Timothy Garton Ash
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101911242
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Berlin: Wall's End

Written by Timothy Garton Ash


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from The Magic Lantern, Timothy Garton Ash’s classic first-person history of the Revolution of ’89 and the end of the Cold War—an on-the-ground glimpse of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

“In the beginning was the Wall itself.” So writes matchless chronicler and observer Timothy Garton Ash... Read more >
The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg, Edited by Peter Hudis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781687659
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The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
Volume I: Economic Writings I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Peter Hudis


Format: Trade Paperback, 620 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $39.95

This first volume in Rosa Luxemburg’s Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 1, contains some of Luxemburg’s most important statements on the globalization of capital, wage labor, imperialism, and pre-capitalist economic formations.

In addition to a new translation of her doctoral dissertation, “The Industrial Development of Poland,” Volume I includes the first complete English-language publication of her “Introduction... Read more >
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Wondrous Beauty
Wondrous Beauty
Written by Carol Berkin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476258
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Wondrous Beauty
Betsy Bonaparte, the Belle of Baltimore Who Married Napoleon's Brother
Written by Carol Berkin


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

From the award-winning historian and author of Revolutionary Mothers, here is the remarkable life of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte, renowned as the most beautiful woman of nineteenth-century Baltimore, whose marriage in 1803 to Jérôme Bonaparte, the youngest brother of Napoleon Bonaparte, became inextricably bound to the diplomatic and political histories of the... Read more >
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The Crooked Mirror
The Crooked Mirror
Written by Louise Steinman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061206
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $20.00

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
“I’d grown up with the phrase ‘Never forget’ imprinted on my psyche. Its corollary was more elusive. Was it possible to remember—at least to recall—a world that existed before the... Read more >
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Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385531207
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $28.95

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
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Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385531221
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $14.99

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
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Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc
Written by Kathryn Harrison, Read by Cassandra Campbell
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307876591
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Joan of Arc
A Life Transfigured
Written by Kathryn Harrison
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $22.50

The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl... Read more >
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Ramillies 1706
Ramillies 1706
Written by Michael McNally
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008224
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Ramillies 1706
Marlborough's tactical masterpiece
Written by Michael McNally


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $21.95

Ramillies 1706 details one of the most important clashes in the War of the Spanish Succession, a battle that secure the Duke of Marlborough's place in history and helped determine the future of Europe.

In 1706, as the War of Spanish Succession dragged on, France's Louis XIV was eager for peace, but... Read more >
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Ramillies 1706
Marlborough's tactical masterpiece
Written by Michael McNally


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

Ramillies 1706 details one of the most important clashes in the War of the Spanish Succession, a battle that secure the Duke of Marlborough's place in history and helped determine the future of Europe.

In 1706, as the War of Spanish Succession dragged on, France's Louis XIV was eager for peace, but... Read more >
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Waterloo
Waterloo
Written by Nick Lipscombe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472801043
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Waterloo
The Decisive Victory
Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $49.95

Published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, this lavishly illustrated volume looks at all different aspects of the campaign with ten major articles by a host of well-known international academic figures. From the microcosm of the bitter fighting for the fortified farmhouse of Hougoumont, to a... Read more >
1913
1913
Written by Florian Illies, Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193915
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1913
The Year Before the Storm
Written by Florian Illies
Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

An International Bestseller

“An absolute gem of a book.” —The Observer

Just before one of its darkest moments came the twentieth century’s most exciting year . . .

It was the year Henry Ford first put a conveyer belt in his car factory, and the year Louis Armstrong first picked up a trumpet. It was the... Read more >
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550 AP European History Practice Questions
550 AP European History Practice Questions
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804124911
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550 AP European History Practice Questions

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get extra preparation for an excellent AP European History score with 550 practice questions and answers.

Practice makes perfect—and The Princeton Review’s 550 AP European History Practice Questions gives you everything you need to work your way to the top. Inside, you’ll find tips and strategies for... Read more >
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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125154
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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP European History Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
Kursk 1943
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008194
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $21.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008163
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
The American Airborne Missions
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $21.95

Immortalized by the movie A Bridge Too Far, the parachute landings of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions were the first part of an Allied breakthrough attempt. In the late summer of 1944, the First Allied Airborne Army began to plan a complex operation to seize a Rhine River Bridge at... Read more >
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