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Gallipoli
Gallipoli
Written by Edward J. Erickson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472806697
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Gallipoli
Command Under Fire
Written by Edward J. Erickson


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $25.95

Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national combined operations. It took place on a landscape littered with classical and romantic sites - just across the Dardanelles from the ruins of Homer's Troy. The campaign became, perhaps, the greatest 'what if'... Read more >
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Gallipoli
Command Under Fire
Written by Edward J. Erickson


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $9.99

Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national combined operations. It took place on a landscape littered with classical and romantic sites - just across the Dardanelles from the ruins of Homer's Troy. The campaign became, perhaps, the greatest 'what if'... Read more >
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Byzantine Warship vs Arab Warship
Byzantine Warship vs Arab Warship
Written by Angus Konstam
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472807571
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Byzantine Warship vs Arab Warship
7th-11th Centuries
Written by Angus Konstam


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $18.95

This engaging study pits the the Byzantine dromōn against the Arabic shalandī in the prolonged struggle for mastery in the Mediterranean in the four centuries after 630 AD.

For four hundred years the Byzantine Empire's naval forces vied with the warships of the Islamic world for mastery of the Mediterranean. At the... Read more >
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Byzantine Warship vs Arab Warship
7th-11th Centuries
Written by Angus Konstam


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $15.95

This engaging study pits the the Byzantine dromōn against the Arabic shalandī in the prolonged struggle for mastery in the Mediterranean in the four centuries after 630 AD.

For four hundred years the Byzantine Empire's naval forces vied with the warships of the Islamic world for mastery of the Mediterranean. At the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy, Foreword by Jon Meacham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981803
Our Price: $16.00
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Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy
Foreword by Jon Meacham


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $16.00

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY JON STEWART | Previously published as Then They Came for Me

When Maziar Bahari left London in June 2009 to cover Iran’s presidential election, he assured his pregnant fiancée, Paola, that he’d be back in just a few days, a week at most. Little did he... Read more >
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The Ottoman Empire 1326-1699

Written by Stephen Turnbull


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $17.95

The Ottoman Empire and its conflicts provide one of the longest continuous narratives in military history. Its rulers were never overthrown by a foreign power and no usurper succeeded in taking the throne. At its height under the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent, the Empire became the most powerful state in... Read more >
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Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy, Foreword by Jon Meacham
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604198
Our Price: $11.99
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Rosewater (Movie Tie-in Edition)
A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival
Written by Maziar Bahari and Aimee Molloy
Foreword by Jon Meacham


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $11.99

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY JON STEWART | Previously published as Then They Came for Me

When Maziar Bahari left London in June 2009 to cover Iran’s presidential election, he assured his pregnant fiancée, Paola, that he’d be back in just a few days, a week at most. Little did he... Read more >
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The Boy from the Tower of the Moon
The Boy from the Tower of the Moon
Written by Anwar Accawi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807070123
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The Boy from the Tower of the Moon

Written by Anwar Accawi


Format: Trade Paperback, 190 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2009
Price: $17.00

It is the story of Anwar Accawi's spiritual development in a subsistence farming village and his community's dramatic encounters with the modern world and Western culture. In his fond and beautifully crafted reminiscences of his family, the rituals of life in their complete and insulated ecosystem, and the characters who populate... Read more >
Storm from the East
Storm from the East
Written by Milton Viorst
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307431851
Our Price: $2.99
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Storm from the East
The Struggle Between the Arab World and the Christian West
Written by Milton Viorst


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $2.99

America’s engagement with the Arab world stretches back far beyond the Iraq wars. According to Milton Viorst, the current conflict is simply the latest round in a 1,400-year struggle between Christianity and Islam, in which the United States became a participant only in the last century.

Today, the Bush Doctrine aims to... Read more >
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Storm from the East
Storm from the East
Written by Milton Viorst
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974195
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Storm from the East
The Struggle Between the Arab World and the Christian West
Written by Milton Viorst


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2007
Price: $13.95

America’s engagement with the Arab world stretches back far beyond the Iraq wars. According to Milton Viorst, the current conflict is simply the latest round in a 1,400-year struggle between Christianity and Islam, in which the United States became a participant only in the last century.

Today, the Bush Doctrine aims to... Read more >
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