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The Bullet and the Ballot Box
The Bullet and the Ballot Box
Written by Aditya Adhikari
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685648
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The Bullet and the Ballot Box
The Story of Nepal's Maoist Revolution
Written by Aditya Adhikari


Format: Hardcover, 326 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $29.95

The Bullet and the Ballot Box offers a rich and sweeping account of a decade of revolutionary upheaval. When Nepal’s Maoists launched their armed rebellion in the nineties, they had limited public support and many argued that their ideology was obsolete. Twelve years later they were in power, and their ambitious...

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The Bullet and the Ballot Box
The Story of Nepal's Maoist Revolution
Written by Aditya Adhikari


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $29.95

The Bullet and the Ballot Box offers a rich and sweeping account of a decade of revolutionary upheaval. When Nepal’s Maoists launched their armed rebellion in the nineties, they had limited public support and many argued that their ideology was obsolete. Twelve years later they were in power, and their ambitious...

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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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A People's History of Scotland

Written by Chris Bambery


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $19.95

A People’s History of Scotland looks beyond the kings and queens, the battles and bloody defeats of the past. It captures the history that matters today, stories of freedom fighters, suffragettes, the workers of Red Clydeside, and the hardship and protest of the treacherous Thatcher era.

With riveting storytelling, Chris Bambery recounts the struggles for nationhood. He... Read more >
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A People's History of Scotland
A People's History of Scotland
Written by Chris Bambery
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781682845
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A People's History of Scotland

Written by Chris Bambery


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $24.95

A People’s History of Scotland looks beyond the kings and queens, the battles and bloody defeats of the past. It captures the history that matters today, stories of freedom fighters, suffragettes, the workers of Red Clydeside, and the hardship and protest of the treacherous Thatcher era.

With riveting storytelling, Chris Bambery recounts the struggles for nationhood. He... Read more >
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392593
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $17.00

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Basing his tale on remarkable original research, historian Alexander Rose reveals the unforgettable story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and into the shadowy underworld of double agents... Read more >
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
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ISBN: 9780804179829
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

Now a new original series on AMC
 
Basing his tale on remarkable original research, historian Alexander Rose reveals the unforgettable story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and into the shadowy underworld of double agents... Read more >
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Order Without Power
An Introduction to Anarchism: History and Current Challenges
Written by Normand Baillargeon


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $16.95

With the rise of the global protestor—from Arab Spring to the Occupy movement—the term "anarchist" has been littered throughout mainstream media as never before. But just as frequently, its definition is skewed or left wanting: anarchists are painted as nihilists, supporters of chaos, or even terrorists.

In Order without Power, an informative primer, Normand Baillargeon... Read more >
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Women, Resistance and Revolution
A History Of Women And Revolution In The Modern World
Written by Sheila Rowbotham


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $17.95

This classic book provides a historical overview of feminist strands among the modern revolutionary movements of Russia, China and the Third World. Sheila Rowbotham shows how women rose against the dual challenges of an unjust state system and social-sexual prejudice. Women, Resistance and Revolution is an invaluable historical study, as well... Read more >
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Women, Resistance and Revolution
Women, Resistance and Revolution
Written by Sheila Rowbotham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681466
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Women, Resistance and Revolution
A History Of Women And Revolution In The Modern World
Written by Sheila Rowbotham


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

This classic book provides a historical overview of feminist strands among the modern revolutionary movements of Russia, China and the Third World. Sheila Rowbotham shows how women rose against the dual challenges of an unjust state system and social-sexual prejudice. Women, Resistance and Revolution is an invaluable historical study, as well... Read more >
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Order Without Power
Order Without Power
Written by Normand Baillargeon
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ISBN: 9781609804718
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Order Without Power
An Introduction to Anarchism: History and Current Challenges
Written by Normand Baillargeon


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $16.95

With the rise of the global protestor—from Arab Spring to the Occupy movement—the term "anarchist" has been littered throughout mainstream media as never before. But just as frequently, its definition is skewed or left wanting: anarchists are painted as nihilists, supporters of chaos, or even terrorists.

In Order without Power, an informative primer, Normand... Read more >
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The Letters Of Rosa Luxemburg

Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Annelies Laschitza, Georg Adler and Peter Hudis
Translated by George Shriver


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $29.95

The most comprehensive collection of letters by Rosa Luxemburg ever published in English, this book includes 190 letters written to leading figures in the European and international labor and socialist movements––Leo Jogiches, Karl Kautsky, Clara Zetkin and Karl Liebknecht––who were among her closest friends, lovers and colleagues. Much of this correspondence appears for the first... Read more >
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The Letters Of Rosa Luxemburg
The Letters Of Rosa Luxemburg
Written by Rosa Luxemburg, Edited by Annelies Laschitza, Georg Adler and Peter Hudis, Translated by George Shriver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681077
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The Letters Of Rosa Luxemburg

Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Annelies Laschitza, Georg Adler and Peter Hudis
Translated by George Shriver


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $29.95

The most comprehensive collection of letters by Rosa Luxemburg ever published in English, this book includes 190 letters written to leading figures in the European and international labor and socialist movements––Leo Jogiches, Karl Kautsky, Clara Zetkin and Karl Liebknecht––who were among her closest friends, lovers and colleagues. Much of this correspondence appears for the first... Read more >
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A History of the American Revolution
A History of the American Revolution
Written by John Alden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831385
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A History of the American Revolution

Written by John Alden


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2013
Price: $14.99

The history of the American rebellion against England, written by one of America’s preeminent eighteenth-century historians, differs from many views of the Revolution. It is not colored by excessive worship of the Founding Fathers but, instead, permeated by sympathy for all those involved in the conflict. Alden has taken advantage of... Read more >
William Diamond'S Drum
William Diamond'S Drum
Written by Arthur Bernon Tourtellot
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ISBN: 9780307832214
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William Diamond'S Drum
The Beginning of the War of the American Revolution
Written by Arthur Bernon Tourtellot


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2013
Price: $13.99

William Diamond's drum roll in 1775 was the call to arms for the farmers and villagers in Massachusetts that began the American revolution. The book is a well researched history of the war and various battles therein. It is written in a manner to make for an exciting retelling of history... Read more >
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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Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer
Written by Joseph J. Ellis
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ISBN: 9780385349628
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Revolutionary Summer
The Birth of American Independence
Written by Joseph J. Ellis


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $11.99

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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Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer
Written by Joseph J. Ellis
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ISBN: 9780804120906
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Revolutionary Summer
The Birth of American Independence
Written by Joseph J. Ellis


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $27.00

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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Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer
Written by Joseph J. Ellis, Read by Stefan Rudnicki
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307943750
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Revolutionary Summer
The Birth of American Independence
Written by Joseph J. Ellis
Read by Stefan Rudnicki


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $35.00

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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Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer
Written by Joseph J. Ellis, Read by Stefan Rudnicki
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ISBN: 9780307943767
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Revolutionary Summer
The Birth of American Independence
Written by Joseph J. Ellis
Read by Stefan Rudnicki


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $17.50

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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From Resistance to Revolution
From Resistance to Revolution
Written by Pauline Maier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828064
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From Resistance to Revolution

Written by Pauline Maier


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Maintaining that the outbreak of revolution in 1775 was not the result of secret planning by radicals but rather the end product of years of painful evolution, Pauline Maier brilliantly traces the American colonists’ road to independence from 1765 to 1776 and examines the role of popular violence as political allegiances... Read more >
The Old Revolutionaries
The Old Revolutionaries
Written by Pauline Maier
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ISBN: 9780307828118
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The Old Revolutionaries

Written by Pauline Maier


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $18.99

The "old revolutionaries" were Samuel Adams, Isaac Sears, Thomas Young, Richard Henry Lee and Charels Carroll, five men who played significant roles in the American Revolution, and who are usually overlooked in history books today. Of widely varying backgrounds and interests, all of them had thir gratest influence in the years... Read more >
Armored Units of the Russian Civil War
Red Army
Written by David Bullock
Illustrated by Peter Sarson


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

By 1920 the Red Army fielded an overwhelming array of armored cars and armored trains, while tank detachments had begun forming in earnest. These armored units played an important part in consolidating the newly won Bolshevik empire in the early 1920s; as a consequence of the fact that railways were the... Read more >
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In Defence of the Terror
In Defence of the Terror
Written by Sophie Wahnich, Foreword by Slavoj Zizek
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844678624
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In Defence of the Terror
Liberty or Death in the French Revolution
Written by Sophie Wahnich
Foreword by Slavoj Zizek


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $19.95

For two hundred years after the French Revolution, the Republican tradition celebrated the execution of princes and aristocrats, defending the Terror that the Revolution inflicted upon on its enemies. But recent decades have brought a marked change in sensibility. The Revolution is no longer judged in terms of historical necessity but... Read more >
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