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Malvern College
A 150th Anniversary Portrait
Written by Roy Allen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $11.99

"I remember the 25th January very well. The
only house finished was McDowall’s (No. 1)
and about fourteen of us assembled there.
It had snowed all night, and in the morning
was about two feet deep and drifted against
the bank in places five and six feet. We cut
our way up with improvised shovels and
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The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
The True Story of a Convent in Scandal
Written by Hubert Wolf
Translated by Ruth Martin


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $14.99

A true, never-before-told story—discovered in a secret Vatican archive—of sex, poison, and lesbian initiation rites in a nineteenth-century convent.

In 1858, a German princess, recently inducted into the convent of Sant’Ambrogio in Rome, wrote a frantic letter to her cousin, a confidant of the Pope, claiming that she was being abused and...

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The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
Written by Hubert Wolf, Translated by Ruth Martin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351904
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The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
The True Story of a Convent in Scandal
Written by Hubert Wolf
Translated by Ruth Martin


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $30.00

A true, never-before-told story—discovered in a secret Vatican archive—of sex, poison, and lesbian initiation rites in a nineteenth-century convent.

In 1858, a German princess, recently inducted into the convent of Sant’Ambrogio in Rome, wrote a frantic letter to her cousin, a confidant of the Pope, claiming that she was being abused and...

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Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
Written by Charles Booth
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402806
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Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
East & West London
Written by Charles Booth


Format: Non-traditional book, 2 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

Two maps of Victorian London colored street by street show the lifestyle of the inhabitants from the wealthy upper classes to the vicious and semi-criminal lowest class. These two maps classify London streets into seven categories from the very poor lowest class mainly in the east end (but with some surprising... Read more >
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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Seizing Freedom
Seizing Freedom
Written by David Roediger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686096
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: Hardcover, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: eBook, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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Jack the Ripper
Jack the Ripper
Written by Victor Stapleton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472806062
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Jack the Ripper
The Murders, the Mystery, the Myth
Written by Victor Stapleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

It has been over one hundred years since Jack the Ripper spread death and terror through the streets of Whitechapel, but time has done little to unwrap the mystery behind the murders. If anything, the story of Jack is now more confusing, obscure, and mysterious than ever. With every passing generation... Read more >
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Jack the Ripper
The Murders, the Mystery, the Myth
Written by Victor Stapleton


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

It has been over one hundred years since Jack the Ripper spread death and terror through the streets of Whitechapel, but time has done little to unwrap the mystery behind the murders. If anything, the story of Jack is now more confusing, obscure, and mysterious than ever. With every passing generation... 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 >
The Peninsular War Atlas (Revised)
The Peninsular War Atlas (Revised)
Written by Nick Lipscombe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472807731
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The Peninsular War Atlas (Revised)

Written by Nick Lipscombe


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $75.00

Now back in print, this new and revised edition of The Peninsular War Atlas has added new and updated maps and content to reflect the latest research into the long struggle for control of the Iberian Peninsula, all in an attractive slip case gift package.

Colonel Nick Lipscombe, who is based in... Read more >
Falling Upwards
Falling Upwards
Written by Richard Holmes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307742322
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Falling Upwards
How We Took to the Air: An Unconventional History of Ballooning
Written by Richard Holmes


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

**Time Magazine 10 Top Nonfiction Books of 2013**
**The New Republic Best Books of 2013**
**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**

In a dazzling fusion of history, art, science, and biography, Falling Upwards resurrects the daring men and women who first risked their lives to take to the air in balloons.

Richard Holmes... Read more >
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Outcast London
Outcast London
Written by Gareth Stedman Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680124
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Outcast London
A Study in the Relationship Between Classes in Victorian Society
Written by Gareth Stedman Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $29.95

 At the time the largest city in the world, Victorian London intrigued and appalled politicians, clergymen, novelists and social investigators. Dickens, Mayhew, Booth, Gissing and George Bernard Shaw, to name but a few, developed a morbid fascination with its sullied streets and the sensational gulf between London classes. Outcast London  explores the London economy, in... Read more >
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Outcast London
A Study in the Relationship Between Classes in Victorian Society
Written by Gareth Stedman Jones


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $24.95

In the second half of the nineteenth century, Victorian middle and upper classes felt increasingly threatened by the masses of “outcast London.” Gareth Stedman Jones, working from a mass of statistical and documentary evidence, argues that after 1850 London passed through a crisis of social and economic development. Outcast London is... Read more >
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Complete Etiquette for Ladies
Complete Etiquette for Ladies
Written by Samuel O. Beeton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402097
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Complete Etiquette for Ladies

Written by Samuel O. Beeton


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

“In conversing with gentlemen, try to not fall into the too common practice of talking to them nothing but nonsense...”

First published in 1876, Complete Etiquette for Ladies aimed to instruct English women of all ages and situations on the finer points of proper comportment in Victorian society. Penned by Samuel... Read more >
Consult the Oracle
Consult the Oracle
Written by Gabriel Nostradamus
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402738
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Consult the Oracle
A Victorian Guide to Folklore and Fortune Telling
Written by Gabriel Nostradamus


Format: Hardcover, 168 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $11.95

The Victorian era is renowned for its fascination with the superstitious and the spiritual; the theatrics of the magician, the fortune-teller and the seance astounded nineteenth-century audiences. This illustrated book, first published in 1900, offers a layman’s guide to "matters magical and mysterious", including how to interpret dreams, omens of good...

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Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun
Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun
Written by Craig Cartmell and Charles Murton, Illustrated by Fabien Lascombe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472806604
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Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun
A Companion for In Her Majesty's Name
Written by Craig Cartmell and Charles Murton
Illustrated by Fabien Lascombe


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $17.95

With new equipment, Talents, Mystical Powers, scenario options and a host of Adventuring Companies, Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun reveals the mysteries of the East to players of In Her Majesty's Name. In the West, the Great Powers send their agents into the ailing Austro-Hungarian and Ottoman empires but stop short of... Read more >
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Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun
A Companion for In Her Majesty's Name
Written by Craig Cartmell and Charles Murton
Illustrated by Fabien Lascombe


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $14.95

With new equipment, Talents, Mystical Powers, scenario options and a host of Adventuring Companies, Sleeping Dragon, Rising Sun reveals the mysteries of the East to players of In Her Majesty's Name. In the West, the Great Powers send their agents into the ailing Austro-Hungarian and Ottoman empires but stop short of... Read more >
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Hell Before Breakfast
Hell Before Breakfast
Written by Robert H. Patton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377210
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Hell Before Breakfast
America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefileds of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire
Written by Robert H. Patton


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $28.95

The first “war correspondent,” William H. Russell of The Times of London, described himself and his profession as “the miserable parent of a luckless tribe.” Others saw it differently: the war correspondent became the stuff of dreams and an urgent romantic calling. . . .
 
Now, Robert H. Patton, acclaimed historian...

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Hell Before Breakfast
Hell Before Breakfast
Written by Robert H. Patton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908902
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Hell Before Breakfast
America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefileds of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire
Written by Robert H. Patton


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $14.99

The first “war correspondent,” William H. Russell of The Times of London, described himself and his profession as “the miserable parent of a luckless tribe.” Others saw it differently: the war correspondent became the stuff of dreams and an urgent romantic calling. . . .
 
Now, Robert H. Patton, acclaimed historian...

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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


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

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Written by Nick Lipscombe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472802774
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


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

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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The Victorian Gardener
The Victorian Gardener
Written by Caroline Ikin, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813279
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The Victorian Gardener

Written by Caroline Ikin
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

Over the course of the nineteenth century gardening came to be considered a respectable profession, providing a means to an education, a good chance of advancement and decent working conditions. The hierarchy of the garden staff became just as regimented as that of domestic servants, and progression was attained by hard... Read more >
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The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
Written by Scott Sheads, Illustrated by Graham Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780968520
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The Chesapeake Campaigns 1813-15
Middle Ground of the War of 1812
Written by Scott Sheads
Illustrated by Graham Turner


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

Francis Scott Key's Star Spangled Banner, inspired by Fort McHenry's defense after the burning of Washington, DC, during the War of 1812, reminds Americans of a time when the United States faced a very real foreign invasion.

Arising out of a series of bitter commercial and naval disputes, and having as much... Read more >
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