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Land of the Free

(Available November 18, 2014)
Land of the Free
Written by Joe Krone
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472801128
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Land of the Free
Wargames Rules for North America 1754-1815
Written by Joe Krone


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $34.95

This set of rules allows players to start with small warbands of 10-20 miniatures of any scale and develop their forces over time, building them up into armies of hundreds of models! No matter the size of a player's collection, these rules will provide an enjoyable game.

England and France set... Read more >
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Land of the Free
Wargames Rules for North America 1754-1815
Written by Joe Krone


Format: eBook, 148 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

This set of rules allows players to start with small warbands of 10-20 miniatures of any scale and develop their forces over time, building them up into armies of hundreds of models! No matter the size of a player's collection, these rules will provide an enjoyable game.

England and France set... Read more >
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Ambition and Desire

(Available November 4, 2014)
Ambition and Desire
Written by Kate Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345522832
Our Price: $30.00
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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Ramillies 1706
Ramillies 1706
Written by Michael McNally, Illustrated by Seán Ó'Brógáin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008224
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Ramillies 1706
Marlborough's tactical masterpiece
Written by Michael McNally
Illustrated by Seán Ó'Brógáin


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
Illustrated by Seán Ó'Brógáin


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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Stagecoach Travel
Stagecoach Travel
Written by Louise Allen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813668
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Stagecoach Travel

Written by Louise Allen


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.95

This book explores the history of travelling by stagecoach from the sixteenth century through to the end of the nineteenth century, focusing on the heyday of around 1750-1850. It looks at the improvements in road maintenance and the turnpike system, which made faster travel practical and thereby led to a great... Read more >
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A People's History of the French Revolution

Written by Eric Hazan
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

The assault on the Bastille, the Reign of Terror, Danton mocking his executioner, Robespierre dispensing a fearful justice, and the archetypal gadfly Marat – the events and figures of the French Revolution have exercised a hold on the historical imagination for more than 200 years. It has been a template for...

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A People's History of the French Revolution
A People's History of the French Revolution
Written by Eric Hazan, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685891
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A People's History of the French Revolution

Written by Eric Hazan
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

The assault on the Bastille, the Reign of Terror, Danton mocking his executioner, Robespierre dispensing a fearful justice, and the archetypal gadfly Marat – the events and figures of the French Revolution have exercised a hold on the historical imagination for more than 200 years. It has been a template for...

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Rhinebeck Panorama of Nelsons London, c.1806
Rhinebeck Panorama of Nelsons London, c.1806
Written by Nelson Rhinebeck
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402400
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Rhinebeck Panorama of Nelsons London, c.1806

Written by Nelson Rhinebeck


Format: Non-traditional book, 1 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $9.95

Discovered in America in 1941, the beautiful Rhinebeck Panorama gives a tantalizing glimpse of daily life in Georgian London at the height of the Napoleonic Wars. Looking westward, buildings and ships dominate the landscape and we can also see a burning building, a man flying a kite and a receiving ship... Read more >
Stagecoach Travel

Written by Louise Allen


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $7.95

This book explores the history of travelling by stagecoach from the sixteenth century through to the end of the nineteenth century, focusing on the heyday of around 1750-1850. It looks at the improvements in road maintenance and the turnpike system, which made faster travel practical and thereby led to a great... Read more >
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Secret Lives of the Tsars
Written by Michael Farquhar, Read by Enn Reitel
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166454
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Three Centuries of Autocracy, Debauchery, Betrayal, Murder, and Madness from Romanov Russia
Written by Michael Farquhar
Read by Enn Reitel


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $22.50

“Michael Farquhar doesn’t write about history the way, say, Doris Kearns Goodwin does. He writes about history the way Doris Kearns Goodwin’s smart-ass, reprobate kid brother might. I, for one, prefer it.”—Gene Weingarten, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Washington Post columnist
 
Scandal! Intrigue! Cossacks! Here the world’s most engaging... Read more >
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Secret Lives of the Tsars
Written by Michael Farquhar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812979053
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Three Centuries of Autocracy, Debauchery, Betrayal, Murder, and Madness from Romanov Russia
Written by Michael Farquhar


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

“Michael Farquhar doesn’t write about history the way, say, Doris Kearns Goodwin does. He writes about history the way Doris Kearns Goodwin’s smart-ass, reprobate kid brother might. I, for one, prefer it.”—Gene Weingarten, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Washington Post columnist
 
Scandal! Intrigue! Cossacks! Here the world’s most engaging... Read more >
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Secret Lives of the Tsars
Written by Michael Farquhar
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812985788
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Secret Lives of the Tsars
Three Centuries of Autocracy, Debauchery, Betrayal, Murder, and Madness from Romanov Russia
Written by Michael Farquhar


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $9.99

“Michael Farquhar doesn’t write about history the way, say, Doris Kearns Goodwin does. He writes about history the way Doris Kearns Goodwin’s smart-ass, reprobate kid brother might. I, for one, prefer it.”—Gene Weingarten, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Washington Post columnist
 
Scandal! Intrigue! Cossacks! Here the world’s most engaging... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Fort William Henry 1755-57
A battle, two sieges and bloody massacre
Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

After the British garrison of Fort William Henry in the colony of New York surrendered to the besieging army of the French commander Marquis de Montcalm in August 1757, it appeared that this particular episode of the French and Indian War was over. What happened next became the most infamous incident... Read more >
Fort William Henry 1757
Fort William Henry 1757
Written by Ian Castle, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002741
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Fort William Henry 1757
A battle, two sieges and bloody massacre
Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $21.95

This book details the French and Indian War massacre by Iroquois of British and colonial troops in the Hudson River Valley that was fictionalized in The Last of the Mohicans.

After the British garrison of Fort William Henry in the colony of New York surrendered to the besieging army of the French commander... Read more >
A Woman, a Man, and Two Kingdoms
A Woman, a Man, and Two Kingdoms
Written by Francis Steegmuller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151320
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A Woman, a Man, and Two Kingdoms
The Story of Madame d'Epinay and the Abbe Galiani
Written by Francis Steegmuller


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $14.99

Pre-revolutionary Paris comes to life in this fascinating story surrounding the correspondence between two colorful and witty society figures: the French author Louise d'Épinay and the Italian priest-diplomat Ferdinando Galiani. Their friends included Voltaire, Diderot, Melchior Grimm, and the famous women of the salons, and their letters touched upon everything from... Read more >
Pirates 1660-1730

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Angus McBride


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.95

This book gives an accurate picture of the pirates who sailed in the waters of the Caribbean and off the American coastline during the 'golden age' of piracy between 1660 and 1730. It traces the origins of piratical activity in the 16th century and examines the Boucaneer (Buccaneer) culture in Jamaica... Read more >
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Rocque's Map of Georgian London, 1746
Rocque's Map of Georgian London, 1746
Written by John Rocque
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402547
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Rocque's Map of Georgian London, 1746
Detailed street map
Written by John Rocque


Format: Non-traditional book, 4 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $39.95

Mapped out in 1746, Rocque’s survey of London was the most detailed of its time, and is charmingly and attractively illustrated. Produced over two sheets, it also offers enough detail for local historians and genealogists and is a fascinating portrait of Britain’s capital at the beginning of the Industrial Age.

The map... Read more >
Mr Darcy's Guide to Courtship
The Secrets of Seduction from Jane Austen's Most Eligible Bachelor
Written by Emily Brand


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $10.95

Inspired by the works of Jane Austen, the amusingly tongue-in-cheek Mr Darcy’s Guide to Courtship is written from the perspective of Pride and Prejudice’s Mr. Darcy and closely based on real Regency advice manuals. It is a hilarious and irreverent picture of the social mores of the period and of how...

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Frederick the Great
Frederick the Great
Written by Nancy Mitford, Introduction by Liesl Schillinger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176238
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Frederick the Great

Written by Nancy Mitford
Introduction by Liesl Schillinger


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Prussian king Frederick II is today best remembered for successfully defending his tiny country against the three great European powers of France, Austria, and Russia during the Seven Years’ War. But in his youth, tormented by a spectacularly cruel and dyspeptic father, the future military genius was drawn to the... Read more >
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Frederick the Great

Written by Nancy Mitford
Introduction by Liesl Schillinger


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Prussian king Frederick II is today best remembered for successfully defending his tiny country against the three great European powers of France, Austria, and Russia during the Seven Years’ War. But in his youth, tormented by a spectacularly cruel and dyspeptic father, the future military genius was drawn to the... Read more >
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French Musketeer 1622-1775
French Musketeer 1622-1775
Written by Rene Chartrand, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780968612
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French Musketeer 1622-1775

Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 63 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $18.95

In 1884 the French novelist Alexandre Dumas published The Three Musketeers, followed by Twenty Years After (1845) and The Vicomte de Bragelonne: Ten Years Later (1847-50). This trilogy of works, reproduced in countless forms and media, most recently in a Hollywood film of 2011, has ensured the perpetual popularity of the... Read more >
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French Musketeer 1622-1775

Written by Rene Chartrand
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $14.95

The works of French novelist Alexandre Dumas have been reproduced time and again on stage and screen. Based on a genuine memoir by an officer named D’Artagnan, Dumas published The Three Musketeers. The King’s Musketeers were formed in 1622 and were populated by young men of noble birth, but often of... Read more >
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Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer
Written by Joseph J. Ellis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307701220
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Revolutionary Summer
The Birth of American Independence
Written by Joseph J. Ellis


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $26.95

A distinctive portrait of the crescendo moment in American history from the Pulitzer-winning American historian, Joseph Ellis.

The summer months of 1776 witnessed the most consequential events in the story of our country’s founding. While the thirteen colonies came together and agreed to secede from the British Empire, the British were...

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