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Heinz Guderian
Heinz Guderian
Written by Pier Battistelli, Illustrated by Adam Hook
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ISBN: 9781849083669
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Heinz Guderian
The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history
Written by Pier Battistelli
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

This book gives a focused, military biography of Heinz Guderian, perhaps the most highly respected German tank commander of World War II. Guderian was a typical product of the Prussian military elite; the son of a general in the army, there was little doubt that he would follow in his father's... Read more >
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The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46
The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46
Written by Gregory Barnes
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ISBN: 9781846039928
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The Jacobite Rebellion 1745-46

Written by Gregory Barnes


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $19.95

The Jacobite Rebellion was the final attempt of the House of Stuart to re-establish itself on the British throne and the death throes of the independent martial prowess of the Highland clans. No event in British history has been more heavily romanticized, but Gregory Fremont-Barnes succeeds in stripping away the myths... Read more >
Mark V Tank
Mark V Tank
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Tony Bryan
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ISBN: 9781849083515
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Mark V Tank

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
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Although to the casual eye all British tanks of World War I look much the same, the Mark V is quite outstanding and has a strong claim to be the tank that won World War I for the Allies. In this title, renowned tank expert David Fletcher examines the technological developments... Read more >
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Overlord
Overlord
Written by Ken Ford and Steven J. Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849084789
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Overlord
The Illustrated History of the D-Day Landings
Written by Ken Ford and Steven J. Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

Operation Overlord was the largest amphibious military operation ever launched: the greatest armada the world had ever seen was assembled to transport the Allied invasion force of over 150,000 soldiers across the Channel to Normandy and open the long-awaited second front against Hitler's Third Reich.

Just after dawn on June 6... Read more >
The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914
The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914
Written by Ian Castle, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849082433
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The Zeppelin Base Raids - Germany 1914

Written by Ian Castle
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

In the summer of 1914, as Europe teetered on the brink of war, the prospect of immediate Zeppelin raids on London and other major British towns and cities loomed large. Britain's aerial defenses were negligible, while German armed forces mustered a total of eleven airships.

The First Lord of the Admiralty... Read more >
Border Reiver 1513-1603
Border Reiver 1513-1603
Written by Keith Durham, Illustrated by Gerry Embleton and Samuel Embleton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849081931
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Border Reiver 1513-1603

Written by Keith Durham
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton and Samuel Embleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $18.95

Stretching from the North Sea to the Solway Firth, the Border region has a sharply diverse landscape and was a battleground for over 300 years as the English and Scottish monarchs encouraged their subjects to conduct raids across their respective borders. This Warrior title will detail how this narrow strip of... Read more >
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Nile 1798
Nile 1798
Written by Gregory Barnes, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
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ISBN: 9781846035807
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Nile 1798
Nelson's first great victory
Written by Gregory Barnes
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $19.95

Osprey's examination of one of the great sea battles of the French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802). On the night of August 1, 1798, a British fleet under the command of Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson met a French fleet under the command of Admiral François-Paul Brueys D'Aigalliers. By morning the British had won a... Read more >
Brochs of Scotland
Brochs of Scotland
Written by J.N.G. Ritchie
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ISBN: 9780747803898
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Brochs of Scotland

Written by J.N.G. Ritchie


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $13.95

This book examines some of the most spectacular ancient monuments in Britain - the iron age brochs of north and west Scotland. It sets the building of these unique fortifications into context and examines some of the impressive sites that may still be visited, including the brochs of Mousa and Clickhimin... Read more >
The Great Expedition - Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86
The Great Expedition - Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849082457
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The Great Expedition - Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $18.95

In 1585, war between Spain and Elizabethan England was all but inevitable. Consequently, Queen Elizabeth's spymaster proposed a pre-emptive strike designed to paralyse Spain's economy by striking at the Spanish Main - the heart of her overseas empire. The Elizabethan "Sea Dog" Sir Francis Drake was selected to lead this all-important... Read more >
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Written by Christopher Caldwell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307276759
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Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Immigration, Islam and the West
Written by Christopher Caldwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $16.95

This provocative and unflinching analysis of Europe’s unexpected demographic revolution focuses on the increasingly assertive Muslim populations shaping the continent’s future.
 
Europe’s half century of mass immigration has failed to produce an American melting pot and is now faced with a serious problem for which there is no easy solution. Based on... Read more >
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Operation Nordwind 1945
Operation Nordwind 1945
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
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ISBN: 9781846036835
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Operation Nordwind 1945
Hitler's last offensive in the West
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $19.95

Operation Nordwind is one of the lesser known campaigns of World War II (1939-1945), yet one of the more intriguing. Largely overshadowed by the Battle of the Bulge further north, Nordwind was the last great operation by the Waffen-SS Panzer divisions in the west, and the last time the Wehrmacht was on... Read more >
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The Illustrious Dead
The Illustrious Dead
Written by Stephan Talty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307394057
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The Illustrious Dead
The Terrifying Story of How Typhus Killed Napoleon's Greatest Army
Written by Stephan Talty


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

“Gripping . . . a compelling story of personal hubris and humbling defeat.”
—Jack Weatherford,author of the New York Times bestseller Genghis Khan and the Making of the
Modern World


In a masterful dual narrative that pits the heights of human ambition and achievement against the supremacy of nature, New York Times bestselling... Read more >
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The Battle of Waterloo
The Battle of Waterloo
Written by Jeremy Black
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ISBN: 9781588369963
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The Battle of Waterloo

Written by Jeremy Black


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $12.99

The name Waterloo has become synonymous with final, crushing defeat. Now this legendary battle is re-created in a groundbreaking book by an eminent British military historian making his major American debut. Revealing how and why Napoleon fell in Belgium in June 1815, The Battle of Waterloo definitively clears away the fog... Read more >
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Written by Christopher Caldwell
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ISBN: 9780385529242
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Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Immigration, Islam, and the West
Written by Christopher Caldwell


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $13.99

This provocative and unflinching analysis of Europe’s unexpected demographic revolution focuses on the increasingly assertive Muslim populations shaping the continent’s future.
 
Europe’s half century of mass immigration has failed to produce an American melting pot and is now faced with a serious problem for which there is no easy solution. Based on... Read more >
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That Sweet Enemy
That Sweet Enemy
Written by Robert Tombs and Isabelle Tombs
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ISBN: 9780307547989
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That Sweet Enemy
Britain and France: The History of a Love-Hate Relationship
Written by Robert Tombs and Isabelle Tombs


Format: eBook, 816 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2009
Price: $18.99

That Sweet Enemy brings both British wit (Robert Tombs is a British historian) and French panache (Isabelle Tombs is a French historian) to bear on three centuries of the history of Britain and France. From Waterloo to Chirac’s slandering of British cooking, the authors chart this cross-channel entanglement and the unparalleled... Read more >
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The Illustrious Dead
The Illustrious Dead
Written by Stephan Talty
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ISBN: 9780307459756
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The Illustrious Dead
The Terrifying Story of How Typhus Killed Napoleon's Greatest Army
Written by Stephan Talty


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $11.99

“Gripping . . . a compelling story of personal hubris and humbling defeat.”
—Jack Weatherford,author of the New York Times bestseller Genghis Khan and the Making of the
Modern World


In a masterful dual narrative that pits the heights of human ambition and achievement against the supremacy of nature, New York Times bestselling... Read more >
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The Illustrious Dead
The Illustrious Dead
Written by Stephan Talty, Read by Stephen Hoye
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739383506
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The Illustrious Dead
The Terrifying Story of How Typhus Killed Napoleon's Greatest Army
Written by Stephan Talty
Read by Stephen Hoye


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $17.50

“Gripping . . . a compelling story of personal hubris and humbling defeat.”
—Jack Weatherford,author of the New York Times bestseller Genghis Khan and the Making of the
Modern World


In a masterful dual narrative that pits the heights of human ambition and achievement against the supremacy of nature, New York Times bestselling... Read more >
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Gandhi & Churchill
Gandhi & Churchill
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553383768
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Gandhi & Churchill
The Epic Rivalry that Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2009
Price: $20.00



In this fascinating and meticulously researched book, bestselling historian Arthur Herman sheds new light on two of the most universally recognizable icons of the twentieth century, and reveals how their forty-year rivalry sealed the fate of India and the British Empire.

They were born worlds apart: Winston Churchill to Britain’s most glamorous... Read more >
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Vanished Smile
Vanished Smile
Written by R.A. Scotti
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307271549
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Vanished Smile

Written by R.A. Scotti


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $11.99

On August 21, 1911, the unfathomable happened–Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa vanished from the Louvre. More than twenty-four hours passed before museum officials realized she was gone. The prime suspects were as shocking as the crime: Pablo Picasso and Guillaume Apollinaire, young provocateurs of a new art. As French detectives using... Read more >
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Vanished Smile
Vanished Smile
Written by R.A. Scotti, Read by Kathe Mazur
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ISBN: 9780739381816
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Vanished Smile
The Mysterious Theft of the Mona Lisa
Written by R.A. Scotti
Read by Kathe Mazur


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $17.50

On August 21, 1911, the unfathomable happened–Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa vanished from the Louvre. More than twenty-four hours passed before museum officials realized she was gone. The prime suspects were as shocking as the crime: Pablo Picasso and Guillaume Apollinaire, young provocateurs of a new art. As French detectives using... Read more >
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Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
Written by Cary J. Nederman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844838028
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Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
The New Illustrated Edition of the Renaissance Masterpiece on Leadership
Written by Cary J. Nederman


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $24.95

With a scene-setting historical introduction, this newly translated and illustrated edition of a classic work is an essential addition to any home library.

Written in 1512, The Prince is the masterpiece by Florentine political philosopher, poet, and playwright Niccolò Machiavelli. Although Machiavelli’s book has been frequently misunderstood as a manual for unprincipled... Read more >
Vienna, 1814
Vienna, 1814
Written by David King
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ISBN: 9780307337177
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Vienna, 1814
How the Conquerors of Napoleon Made Love, War, and Peace at the Congress of Vienna
Written by David King


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $16.99

“Reads like a novel. A fast-paced page-turner, it has everything: sex, wit, humor, and adventures. But it is an impressively researched and important story.”
—David Fromkin, author of Europe’s Last Summer


Vienna, 1814 is an evocative and brilliantly researched account of the most audacious and extravagant peace conference in modern European history. With... Read more >
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Passionate Minds
Passionate Minds
Written by David Bodanis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497246
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Passionate Minds
Emilie du Chatelet, Voltaire, and the Great Love Affair of the Enlightenment
Written by David Bodanis


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $11.99

It was 1733 when the poet and philosopher Voltaire met Emilie du Châtelet, a beguiling—and married—aristocrat who would one day popularize Newton’s arcane ideas and pave the way for Einstein’s theories. In an era when women were rarely permitted any serious schooling, this twenty-seven-year-old’s nimble conversation and unusual brilliance led Voltaire... Read more >
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The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara
Written by David I. Kertzer
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ISBN: 9780307486714
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The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

Written by David I. Kertzer


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $13.99

National Book Award Finalist

Bologna: nightfall, June 1858. A knock sounds at the door of the Jewish merchant Momolo Mortara. Two officers of the Inquisition bust inside and seize Mortara's six-year-old son, Edgardo. As the boy is wrenched from his father's arms, his mother collapses.  The reason for his abduction: the boy... Read more >
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Bad Faith
Bad Faith
Written by Carmen Callil
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ISBN: 9780307481887
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Bad Faith
A Forgotten History of Family, Fatherland and Vichy France
Written by Carmen Callil


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

Bad Faith tells the story of one of history’s most despicable villains and con men—Louis Darquier de Pellepoix, Nazi collaborator and “Commissioner for Jewish Affairs” in France’s Vichy government.

Darquier set about to eliminate Jews in France with brutal efficiency, delivering 75,000 men, women, and children to the Nazis and confiscating Jewish... Read more >
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