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Rena's Promise
A Story of Sisters in Auschwitz
Written by Rena Kornreich Gelissen and Heather Dune Macadam


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $9.99

Sent to Auschwitz on the first Jewish transport, Rena Kornreich survived the Nazi death camps for over three years. While there she was reunited with her sister Danka. Each day became a struggle to fulfill the promise Rena made to her mother when the family was forced to split apart--a promise... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, trade paperback and a trade paperback.
Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition

Written by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $24.95

Selected testimonies to living history—speeches, letters, poems, songs—offered by the people who make history happen, but are often left out of history books: women, workers, nonwhites. Featuring introductions to the original texts by Howard Zinn. 

New voices featured in this 10th Anniversary Edition include Chelsea Manning, speaking after her 35-year prison sentence)... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Behind the Christmas Tree
The Surprising Story of a German Abolitionist Radical and America's Favorite Evergreen
Written by Stephen Nissenbaum


Format: eBook, 16 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

From the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Battle for Christmas, here is the story of America's first reported Christmas tree: a tale of antislavery and radical German philosophy, a popular British travel writer and Boston Brahmin elites, the education of nineteenth-century children and candles blowing in the wind. 

Now-forgotten chronicler Harriet Martineau immortalized what became known as... Read more >
British Light Tanks 1927-45
Marks I-VI
Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $13.95

This is a definitive study of key British tanks from the early part of the Second World War. These types saw active service with the British Expeditionary Force in France, with British Forces in the Western Desert and in India. They also took part in the campaigns in Norway, Persia and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
British Light Tanks 1927-45

(Available December 9, 2014)
British Light Tanks 1927-45
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003779
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
British Light Tanks 1927-45
Marks I-VI
Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

This is a definitive study of key British tanks from the early part of the Second World War. These types saw active service with the British Expeditionary Force in France, with British Forces in the Western Desert and in India. They also took part in the campaigns in Norway, Persia and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Canada Transformed

(Available December 9, 2014)
Canada Transformed
Edited by Sarah Gibson and Arthur Milnes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771057199
Our Price: $39.95
 Quantity: 1 
Canada Transformed
The Speeches of Sir John A. Macdonald
Edited by Sarah Gibson and Arthur Milnes


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $39.95

To coincide with the bicentennial of Sir John A. Macdonald's birth, this is the first-ever selected collection of his most important and defining speeches. Published in collaboration with The Sir John A. Macdonald Bicentennial Commission, and endorsed by all of our living Prime Ministers, this is a beautifully produced book that... Read more >
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Canada Transformed
The Speeches of Sir John A. Macdonald
Edited by Sarah Gibson and Arthur Milnes


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

To coincide with the bicentennial of Sir John A. Macdonald's birth, this is the first-ever selected collection of his most important and defining speeches. Published in collaboration with The Sir John A. Macdonald Bicentennial Commission, and endorsed by all of our living Prime Ministers, this is a beautifully produced book that... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition

(Available December 9, 2014)
Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125161
Our Price: $18.99
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Cracking the AP U.S. History Exam, 2015 Edition
Created for the New 2015 Exam
Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5 on 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... Read more >
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The Crocodiles

(Available December 9, 2014)
The Crocodiles
Written by Youssef Rakha, Translated by Robin Moger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805715
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Crocodiles
A Novel
Written by Youssef Rakha
Translated by Robin Moger


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

Set in Cairo between 1997 and 2011, The Crocodiles is narrated in numbered, prose poem-like paragraphs, set against the backdrop of a burning Tahrir Square, by a man looking back on the magical and explosive period of his life when he and two friends started a secret poetry club amid a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Crocodiles
A Novel
Written by Youssef Rakha
Translated by Robin Moger


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

Set in Cairo between 1997 and 2011, The Crocodiles is narrated in numbered, prose poem-like paragraphs, set against the backdrop of a burning Tahrir Square, by a man looking back on the magical and explosive period of his life when he and two friends started a secret poetry club amid a... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Debt - Updated and Expanded
The First 5,000 Years
Written by David Graeber


Format: eBook, 566 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $30.00

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Also available as a trade paperback.
The Go-Go Years
The Drama and Crashing Finale of Wall Street's Bullish 60s
Written by John Brooks
Read by Johnny Heller
Foreword by Michael Lewis


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $25.00

"The Go-Go Years is not to be read in the usual manner of Wall Street classics. You do not read this book to see our present situation reenacted in the past, with only the names changed. You read it because it is a wonderful description of the way things were in a... Read more >
The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War

(Available December 9, 2014)
The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War
Written by Mark Stille
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472801463
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War

Written by Mark Stille


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $40.00

From the stunning victory at Pearl Harbor to its dramatic reversal at Midway, the Imperial Japanese Navy swept all before it in its numerous victories in the Pacific and Far Eastern waters. The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War pulls from many of Osprey's bestselling books on the subject in... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War

Written by Mark Stille


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

From the stunning victory at Pearl Harbor to its dramatic reversal at Midway, the Imperial Japanese Navy swept all before it in its numerous victories in the Pacific and Far Eastern waters. The Imperial Japanese Navy in the Pacific War pulls from many of Osprey's bestselling books on the subject in... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Once in Golconda
A True Drama of Wall Street 1920-1928
Written by John Brooks
Read by Johnny Heller


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $25.00

Once in Golconda "In this book, John Brooks-who was one of the most elegant of all business writers-perfectly catches the flavor of one of history's best-known financial dramas: the 1929 crash and its aftershocks. It's packed with parallels and parables for the modern reader." -From the Foreword by Richard Lambert Editor-in-Chief... Read more >
Russia's Wars in Chechnya 1994-2009

Written by Mark Galeotti


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $13.95

Featuring specially drawn full-color mapping and drawing upon a wide range of sources, this succinct account explains the origins, history and consequences of Russia's wars in Chechnya, thereby shedding new light on the history - and prospects - of that troubled region.

Mark Galeotti, an expert on the conflict, traces the progress... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Russia's Wars in Chechnya 1994-2009

(Available December 9, 2014)
Russia's Wars in Chechnya 1994-2009
Written by Mark Galeotti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002772
Our Price: $20.95
 Quantity: 1 
Russia's Wars in Chechnya 1994-2009

Written by Mark Galeotti


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $20.95

Featuring specially drawn full-color mapping and drawing upon a wide range of sources, this succinct account explains the origins, history and consequences of Russia's wars in Chechnya, thereby shedding new light on the history - and prospects - of that troubled region.

Mark Galeotti, an expert on the conflict, traces the progress... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Across A Deadly Field - The War in the East

(Available December 9, 2014)
Across A Deadly Field - The War in the East
Written by John Hill, Illustrated by Mark Stacey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472802613
Our Price: $34.95
 Quantity: 1 
Across A Deadly Field - The War in the East

Written by John Hill
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $34.95

This supplement for Across A Deadly Field includes a number of scenarios of differing size and complexity, intended to give players a wide variety of options for their American Civil War games. The scenarios cover a number of the most famous battles of the Eastern Theater, including 1st Bull Run, Antietam... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Across A Deadly Field - The War in the East

Written by John Hill
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: eBook, 148 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $14.95

This supplement for Across A Deadly Field includes a number of scenarios of differing size and complexity, intended to give players a wide variety of options for their American Civil War games. The scenarios cover a number of the most famous battles of the Eastern Theater, including 1st Bull Run, Antietam... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Walrus and the Elephants

(Available December 9, 2014)
The Walrus and the Elephants
Written by James A. Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805760
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Walrus and the Elephants
John Lennon's Years of Revolution
Written by James A. Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

Nineteen-seventy-one was the year John Lennon left London and pop stardom for a life in New York City as a solo artist, record producer and activist looking to help end the war in Vietnam. He settled in Greenwich Village and quickly came to be seen by the leaders of the faltering... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics

(Available December 9, 2014)
World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics
Written by Dale Clarke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782005902
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics

Written by Dale Clarke


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the beginning of 'trench warfare' in winter 1914/15, artillery became the absolutely dominant arm in all the major armies for the rest of World War I, to a degree never seen before or since. The numbers and capabilities of the guns and ammunition available governed all the generals' battle plans... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
World War I Battlefield Artillery Tactics

Written by Dale Clarke


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $14.95

From the beginning of 'trench warfare' in winter 1914/15, artillery became the absolutely dominant arm in all the major armies for the rest of World War I, to a degree never seen before or since. The numbers and capabilities of the guns and ammunition available governed all the generals' battle plans... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Air Warfare in the Missile Age

Written by Lon O. Nordeen


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $24.95

Lon O. Nordeen has completely updated his 1985 chronicle of military aviation’s evolving role in warfare, now covering the major conflicts of the past four decades. He presents the historical and political background of each conflict and includes in-depth discussions of the aircraft, weapons, tactics, training, new systems, and other factors... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Dying Every Day

(Available December 2, 2014)
Dying Every Day
Written by James Romm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743749
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
Dying Every Day
Seneca at the Court of Nero
Written by James Romm


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

From acclaimed classical historian, author of Ghost on the Throne a  high-stakes drama full of murder, madness, tyranny, perversion, with the sweep of history on the grand scale.

At the center, the tumultuous life of Seneca, ancient Rome’s preeminent writer and philosopher, beginning with banishment in his fifties and subsequent appointment as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Empire of Cotton

(Available December 2, 2014)
Empire of Cotton
Written by Sven Beckert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375414145
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Empire of Cotton
A Global History
Written by Sven Beckert


Format: Hardcover, 640 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $35.00

The epic story of the rise and fall of the empire of cotton, its centrality to the world economy, and its making and remaking of global capitalism.
 
Cotton is so ubiquitous as to be almost invisible, yet understanding its history is key to understanding the origins of modern capitalism. Sven...

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