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Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne

(Available August 19, 2014)
Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne
Written by Ian Senior
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803351
Our Price: $14.95
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Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne
Before the trenches - the first battles of World War I
Written by Ian Senior


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

The German invasion of France and Belgium in August 1914 came agonizingly close to defeating the French armies, capturing Paris and ending the First World War before the autumn leaves had fallen. The initial German strategy revolved around, and in part depended on, rapid victory over the French, but they were... Read more >
1960s Britain

(Available August 19, 2014)
1960s Britain
Written by Susan Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812852
Our Price: $15.95
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1960s Britain

Written by Susan Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

Harold Wilson’s promise of a New Britain and ‘the ending of economic privilege, the abolition of poverty in the midst of plenty and the creation of real equality of opportunity’ heralded unprecedented social and cultural changes which characterized the period. The benefits of these changes were particularly enjoyed by the new... Read more >
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

(Available August 19, 2014)
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles
Written by John Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472802583
Our Price: $39.95
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Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

Written by John Hill


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $39.95

Manassas, Shiloh, Gettysburg, Atlanta, and Petersburg are just a few of the many large scale Civil War battles that gamers enjoy simulating on the tabletop.

Up until now, CW (Civil War) games have either taken a regimental approach for a more tactical game or a brigade-level view for a more grand... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

Written by John Hill


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

Manassas, Shiloh, Gettysburg, Atlanta, and Petersburg are just a few of the many large scale Civil War battles that gamers enjoy simulating on the tabletop.

Up until now, CW (Civil War) games have either taken a regimental approach for a more tactical game or a brigade-level view for a more grand... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Bungalows

(Available August 19, 2014)
Bungalows
Written by Kathryn Ferry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812562
Our Price: $12.95
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Bungalows

Written by Kathryn Ferry


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $12.95

 A bungalow is now understood to be a single story home but that definition is a modern one and when introduced to Britain in the late 1860s the bungalow concept implied much more. Its origins lay in India where the native dwelling of Bengal was appropriated by colonial officials. On its... Read more >
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)

(Available August 19, 2014)
Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008163
Our Price: $21.95
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
The American Airborne Missions
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $21.95

Immortalized by the movie A Bridge Too Far, the parachute landings of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions were the first part of an Allied breakthrough attempt. In the late summer of 1944, the First Allied Airborne Army began to plan a complex operation to seize a Rhine River Bridge at... Read more >
Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
The American Airborne Missions
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

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The Conquest of Saxony AD 782-785

(Available August 19, 2014)
The Conquest of Saxony AD 782-785
Written by David Nicolle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008255
Our Price: $21.95
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The Conquest of Saxony AD 782-785
Charlemagne's defeat of Widukind of Westphalia
Written by David Nicolle


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $21.95

Charlemagne's conquests became the driving force in European politics between the Muslim defeat at Poitiers and the Crusades. He dominates the military history of Medieval Europe since his empire spanned France, western Germany, and northern Italy.

Charlemagne's conquest of the Saxons was the hardest fought and most protracted of his wars. It... Read more >
The Conquest of Saxony 782-785 AD
Charlemagne's defeat of Widukind of Westphalia
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Graham Turner


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

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F6F Hellcat vs A6M Zero-sen
Pacific Theater 1943-44
Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

In the key Pacific War battles of the Marianas Turkey Shoot, Leyte Gulf, and in and around Japan itself (from late 1943 through to VJ-Day) the principal fighters involved were the F6F Hellcat and the A6M5/7 Zero-sen. The former was Grumman's successor to the pugnacious Wildcat, and its creation was shaped... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
F6F Hellcat vs A6M Zero-sen

(Available August 19, 2014)
F6F Hellcat vs A6M Zero-sen
Written by Edward Young, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008132
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
F6F Hellcat vs A6M Zero-sen
Pacific Theater 1943-44
Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $18.95

In the key Pacific War battles of the Marianas Turkey Shoot, Leyte Gulf, and in and around Japan itself (from late 1943 through to VJ-Day) the principal fighters involved were the F6F Hellcat and the A6M5/7 Zero-sen. The former was Grumman's successor to the pugnacious Wildcat, and its creation was shaped... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Handbook of the United States of America, 1880

(Available August 19, 2014)
Handbook of the United States of America, 1880
Written by LP Brockett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908402646
Our Price: $14.95
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Handbook of the United States of America, 1880
A Guide to Emigration
Written by LP Brockett


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

America’s “golden door” welcomed a huge wave of European immigrants between the 1880s and the 1920s. Millions passed through the gateway of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on their way to becoming Americans, and The Handbook of the United States is an authentic reproduction of one of the immigrants&rsquo...

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Harold and Jack

(Available August 19, 2014)
Harold and Jack
Written by Christopher Sandford
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149352
Our Price: $25.95
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Harold and Jack
The Remarkable Friendship of Prime Minister Macmillan and President Kennedy
Written by Christopher Sandford


Format: Hardcover, 325 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $25.95

Acclaimed biographer Christopher Sandford tells the engrossing story of the unlikely friendship between British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and President John F. Kennedy, a crucial political and personal relationship during the most dangerous days of the Cold War. 

This is the story of the many-layered relationship between two iconic leaders of the... Read more >
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Harold and Jack
The Remarkable Friendship of Prime Minister Macmillan and President Kennedy
Written by Christopher Sandford


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $11.99

Acclaimed biographer Christopher Sandford tells the engrossing story of the unlikely friendship between British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and President John F. Kennedy, a crucial political and personal relationship during the most dangerous days of the Cold War. 

This is the story of the many-layered relationship between two iconic leaders of the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Invasion 1914
The Schlieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne
Written by Ian Senior


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Island Raiders: the Commandos, the Channel Islands and the German Raid on Granville

Written by Will Fowler


Format: eBook, 250 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.95

The Channel Islands were the only part of the British Isles to be occupied by the Germans in World War II. Despite there being little military resistance to the German arrival, the Germans saw it as a considerable propaganda coup, using it to send the message that the mainland would be... Read more >
Living In, Living Out
African American Domestics in Washington, D.C., 1910-1940
Written by Elizabeth Clark-Lewis


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $29.95

This oral history portrays the lives of African American women who migrated from the rural South to work as domestic servants in Washington, DC in the early decades of the twentieth century. In Living In, Living Out Elizabeth Clark-Lewis narrates the personal experiences of eighty-one women who worked for wealthy white... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
London Night and Day, 1951

(Available August 19, 2014)
London Night and Day, 1951
Written by Old House Books
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908402936
Our Price: $9.95
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London Night and Day, 1951
A Guide to Where the Other Books Don't Take You
Written by Old House Books


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.95

This unusual and entertaining guide to the capital gives a snapshot of the best places to visit. Arranged by hour of the day, it takes the reader on a journey around 1950s London, from your morning walk to your visit to the Turkish Bath and late-night taxi home. Includes recommended restaurants... Read more >
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Magnificent Failure
Free Fall from the Edge of Space
Written by Craig Ryan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $29.95

Locked in a desperate Cold War race against the Soviets to find out if humans could survive in space and live through a free fall from space vehicles, the Pentagon gave civilian adventurer Nick Piantanida’s Project Strato-Jump little notice until May Day, 1966. Operating in the shadows of well-funded, high-visibility Air... Read more >
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On the Seven Seas

(Available August 19, 2014)
On the Seven Seas
Written by Chris Peers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801401
Our Price: $17.95
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On the Seven Seas
Wargames Rules for the Age of Piracy and Adventure c.1500-1730
Written by Chris Peers


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $17.95

On the Seven Seas is a set of wargames rules covering the high adventure and low morals of the world of the pirate. From Drake and his sea-rovers to Blackbeard, the Barbary Corsairs and the Wo-k’ou of the Far East, pirates have haunted seas across the globe, preying on port and vessel... Read more >
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On the Seven Seas
Wargames Rules for the Age of Piracy and Adventure c.1500-1730
Written by Chris Peers
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

On the Seven Seas is a set of wargames rules covering the high adventure and low morals of the world of the pirate. From Drake and his sea-rovers to Blackbeard, the Barbary Corsairs and the Wo-k’ou of the Far East, pirates have haunted seas across the globe, preying on port and vessel... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Outcast London

(Available August 19, 2014)
Outcast London
Written by Gareth Stedman Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680124
Our Price: $29.95
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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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Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck

(Available August 19, 2014)
Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Johnny Shumate
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007883
Our Price: $18.95
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Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $18.95

These lethal man-portable anti-tank weapons enabled Wehrmacht infantry to destroy T-34 and Sherman tanks. Written by an expert on anti-tank warfare, this book reveals the fascinating development history of the Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck and accessess the tactics that were employed by the soldiers using these two feared weapons.

Two of World War...

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Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

These lethal man-portable anti-tank weapons enabled Wehrmacht infantry to destroy T-34 and Sherman tanks. Written by an expert on anti-tank warfare, this book reveals the fascinating development history of the Panzerfaust and Panzerschreck and accessess the tactics that were employed by the soldiers using these two feared weapons.

Two of World War...

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Also available as a trade paperback.
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