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Man in Profile

(Available April 28, 2015)
Man in Profile
Written by Thomas Kunkel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375508905
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Man in Profile
Joseph Mitchell of The New Yorker
Written by Thomas Kunkel


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $30.00

This fascinating biography reveals the untold story of the legendary New Yorker profile writer—author of Joe Gould’s Secret and Up in the Old Hotel—and unravels the mystery behind one of literary history’s greatest disappearing acts.
 
Born and raised in North Carolina, Joseph Mitchell was Southern to the core. But from... Read more >
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Man in Profile
Joseph Mitchell of The New Yorker
Written by Thomas Kunkel


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $14.99

This fascinating biography reveals the untold story of the legendary New Yorker profile writer—author of Joe Gould’s Secret and Up in the Old Hotel—and unravels the mystery behind one of literary history’s greatest disappearing acts.
 
Born and raised in North Carolina, Joseph Mitchell was Southern to the core. But from... Read more >
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Birdmen

(Available April 21, 2015)
Birdmen
Written by Lawrence Goldstone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345538055
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Birdmen
The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies
Written by Lawrence Goldstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $18.00

From acclaimed historian Lawrence Goldstone comes a thrilling narrative of courage, determination, and competition: the story of the intense rivalry that fueled the rise of American aviation.
 
The feud between this nation’s great air pioneers, the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss, was a collision of unyielding and profoundly American... Read more >
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Saving Place

(Available April 21, 2015)
Saving Place
Edited by Donald Albrecht, Andrew S. Dolkart and Seri Worden, Photographed by Iwan Baan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580934312
Our Price: $50.00
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Saving Place
50 Years of New York City Landmarks
Edited by Donald Albrecht, Andrew S. Dolkart and Seri Worden
Photographed by Iwan Baan


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $50.00

From irrefutable icons (Broadway theaters, Central Park, SoHo, Carnegie Hall), to lesser-known structures including the Cyclone rollercoaster on Coney Island, roughly one hundred street lampposts, and seven cast-iron street clocks throughout the city—much of what makes New York City unique owes its existence to the New York City Landmarks Law.
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Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies

(Available April 21, 2015)
Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies
Written by Colonel Thomas Hoyer Monstery, Edited by Ben Miller
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583948682
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Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies
A Nineteenth-Century Treatise on Boxing, Kicking, Grappling, and Fencing with the Cane and Quarterstaff
Written by Colonel Thomas Hoyer Monstery
Edited by Ben Miller


Format: Hardcover, 216 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $14.95

Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies is the treatise of Colonel Thomas Hoyer Monstery, a master swordsman who participated in more than fifty duels, fought under twelve flags, battled gangsters, and was constantly involved in the great conflicts and upheavals of his time. This book is the magnum opus of this remarkable and colorful... Read more >
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Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies
A Nineteenth-Century Treatise on Boxing, Kicking, Grappling, and Fencing with the Cane and Quarterstaff
Written by Colonel Thomas Hoyer Monstery
Edited by Ben Miller


Format: eBook, 216 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $14.95

Self-Defense for Gentlemen and Ladies is the treatise of Colonel Thomas Hoyer Monstery, a master swordsman who participated in more than fifty duels, fought under twelve flags, battled gangsters, and was constantly involved in the great conflicts and upheavals of his time. This book is the magnum opus of this remarkable and colorful... Read more >
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Last Days of the Civil War
The Enormous Silence
Written by Bruce Catton


Format: eBook, 16 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $0.99

From the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning history A Stillness at Appomattox, an electrifying account of the end of the Civil War—Grant and Lee’s final maneuvers as four years of internecine conflict inched to a close.

“The end of the war was like the beginning, with the army marching down the... Read more >
Where Valor Rests

(Available April 7, 2015)
Where Valor Rests
Written by Rick Atkinson, Afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426214813
Our Price: $35.00
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Where Valor Rests
Arlington National Cemetery
Written by Rick Atkinson
Afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $35.00

Commemorating the 150th anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery, this updated edition includes new images, an afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr., and a revised map of the cemetery including newly acquired additional land.

Bittersweet and breathtaking, this gorgeously illustrated edition guides readers gently through the stories of Arlington National Cemetery's surprising... Read more >
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Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign
Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign
Written by Ron Field, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472807519
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Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign

Written by Ron Field
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $21.95

From an internationally renowned expert on US history, this highly illustrated title details the curtain-closing campaign of the Civil War in the East. Ulysses S. Grant's Army of the Potomac and Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia faced up to one another one last time, as Lee conducted a desperate... Read more >
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Appomattox 1865: Lee's Last Campaign

Written by Ron Field
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

From an internationally renowned expert on US history, this highly illustrated title details the curtain-closing campaign of the Civil War in the East. Ulysses S. Grant's Army of the Potomac and Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia faced up to one another one last time, as Lee conducted a desperate... Read more >
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Cherbourg 1944
Cherbourg 1944
Written by Steven J. Zaloga, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472806635
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Cherbourg 1944
The first Allied victory in Normandy
Written by Steven J. Zaloga
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $21.95

Steven Zaloga offers up a rigorous and absorbing study of the first major Allied operation in Normandy after the D-Day landings - the capture of Cherbourg. Blending expert analysis, specially commissioned artwork and illustrative maps, this book tells the story of a quintessential example of Coastal attack and defense. Cherbourg was... Read more >
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Cherbourg 1944
The first Allied victory in Normandy
Written by Steven J. Zaloga
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

Steven Zaloga offers up a rigorous and absorbing study of the first major Allied operation in Normandy after the D-Day landings - the capture of Cherbourg. Blending expert analysis, specially commissioned artwork and illustrative maps, this book tells the story of a quintessential example of Coastal attack and defense. Cherbourg was... Read more >
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
The Evolution of Washington, DC
Written by James M. Goode, Commentaries by Steven Knapp, Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor, Foreword by Laura W. Bush, Introduction by John Wetenhall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344984
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
Historical Selections from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection at the George Washington University
Written by James M. Goode
Commentaries by Steven Knapp
Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor
Foreword by Laura W. Bush
Introduction by John Wetenhall


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $40.00

The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph of the equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson in front of the White House... Read more >
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
Historical Selections from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection at the George Washington University
Written by James M. Goode
Commentaries by Steven Knapp
Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor
Foreword by Laura W. Bush
Introduction by John Wetenhall


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $40.00

The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph of the equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson in front of the White House... Read more >
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Washington's Circle
Washington's Circle
Written by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069279
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Washington's Circle
The Creation of the President
Written by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler


Format: Hardcover, 560 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $35.00

History enthusiasts and admirers of Team of Rivals will rejoice in this magisterial account of the extraordinary Americans who served the nation’s first chief executive: Together, they created the presidency for a country disgusted by crowns and the people who would wear them.
 
In 1789, as George Washington became the... Read more >
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Washington's Circle
Washington's Circle
Written by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603832
Our Price: $17.99
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Washington's Circle
The Creation of the President
Written by David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $17.99

History enthusiasts and admirers of Team of Rivals will rejoice in this magisterial account of the extraordinary Americans who served the nation’s first chief executive: Together, they created the presidency for a country disgusted by crowns and the people who would wear them.
 
In 1789, as George Washington became the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
World Report 2015
Events of 2014
Edited by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook, 680 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $32.00

The human rights records of more than ninety countries and territories is put into perspective in Human Rights Watch’s signature yearly report, which, in the 2014 volume, highlighted the armed conflict in Syria, international drug reform, drones and electronic mass surveillance, and more, and also featured photo essays of child marriage... Read more >
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
Marketplace of the Marvelous
Written by Erika Janik
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061114
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $20.00

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods, subjecting patients to bleeding, blistering, and induced vomiting and sweating. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms to... Read more >
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Senator Mansfield
The Extraordinary Life of a Great American Statesman and Diplomat
Written by Don Oberdorfer


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $35.00

A spellbinding biography of one of the most powerful and dignified men ever to come to DC—Senator Mike Mansfield.

Mike Mansfield's career as the longest serving majority leader is finally given its due in this extraordinary biography. In many respects, Mansfield's dignity and decorum represent the high-water mark of the US Senate... Read more >
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Sex Workers Unite
Sex Workers Unite
Written by Melinda Chateauvert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061237
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Sex Workers Unite
A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk
Written by Melinda Chateauvert


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $20.00

A provocative history that reveals how sex workers have been at the vanguard of social justice movements for the past fifty years while building a movement of their own that challenges our ideas about labor, sexuality, feminism, and freedom
 
Documenting five decades of sex-worker activism, Sex Workers Unite is a fresh... Read more >
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Songs Only You Know
Songs Only You Know
Written by Sean Madigan Hoen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616955335
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Songs Only You Know
A Memoir
Written by Sean Madigan Hoen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.00

Eighteen-year-old Sean Madigan Hoen was struggling to keep his involvement in the city’s hardcore punk scene a secret from his family. Then he learned that his father, too, had a second life—as a crack addict. 
 
Songs Only You Know begins in the '90s and spans a decade during which the family... Read more >
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Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125178
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Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition
Created for the New 2015 Exam
Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED for the NEW 2015 EXAM!

Equip yourself to ace the
new AP U.S. 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.


The AP U.S. History course and exam have changed!... Read more >
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World Report 2015
World Report 2015
Edited by Human Rights Watch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805814
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World Report 2015
Events of 2014
Edited by Human Rights Watch


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $32.00

The human rights records of more than ninety countries and territories is put into perspective in Human Rights Watch’s signature yearly report, which, in the 2014 volume, highlighted the armed conflict in Syria, international drug reform, drones and electronic mass surveillance, and more, and also featured photo essays of child marriage... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Sons of Mississippi
Sons of Mississippi
Written by Paul Hendrickson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153348
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Sons of Mississippi
A Story of Race and Its Legacy
Written by Paul Hendrickson


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2015
Price: $11.99

They stand as unselfconscious as if the photograph were being taken at a church picnic and not during one of the pitched battles of the civil rights struggle. None of them knows that the image will appear in Life magazine or that it will become an icon of its era. The year is 1962... Read more >
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Trapped Under the Sea
Trapped Under the Sea
Written by Neil Swidey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886736
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Trapped Under the Sea
One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
Written by Neil Swidey


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $15.00

The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below the ocean, to do a nearly impossible job—with deadly results
 
A quarter-century ago, Boston had the dirtiest harbor in America. The city had been dumping sewage into it for generations, coating the... Read more >
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