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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125154
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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP European 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.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
Kursk 1943
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Steve Noon
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ISBN: 9781782008194
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $21.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008163
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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 >
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
The American Airborne Missions
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

In the late summer of 1944, the First Allied Airborne Army began to plan a complex operation to seize a Rhine river bridge at Arnhem in the Netherlands. The airborne mission was codenamed Operation Market, and the ground assault was designated Garden. The American portion of Operation Market was to employ... Read more >
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The Conquest of Saxony AD 782-785
The Conquest of Saxony AD 782-785
Written by David Nicolle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008255
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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, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

Charlemagne's conquest of the Saxons was the hardest fought and most protracted of his wars. It involved 18 campaigns spread over 33 years, a great deal of lower-level fighting and the harshest final peace settlement that Charlemagne ever imposed upon a defeated foe. This was also the most important of all... Read more >
Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743756
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

In this effortlessly erudite account, Russell Shorto traces the evolution of one of the world's greatest cities. From the building of its first canals in the 1300s, through the brutal struggle for Dutch independence and its golden age as the capital of a vast empire, to its complex present in which... Read more >
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Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495585
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through a time so full of innovation that the Western world would not again experience its like until the twentieth century: the new humanism of the Renaissance and the radical religious alterations of the Reformation.
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550 AP European History Practice Questions
550 AP European History Practice Questions
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124904
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550 AP European History Practice Questions

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get extra preparation for an excellent AP European History score with 550 practice questions and answers.

Practice makes perfect—and The Princeton Review’s 550 AP European History Practice Questions gives you everything you need to work your way to the top. Inside, you’ll find tips and strategies for... Read more >
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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125147
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Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP European 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.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
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The War That Ended Peace
The War That Ended Peace
Written by Margaret MacMillan
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ISBN: 9780812980660
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The War That Ended Peace
The Road to 1914
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $20.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The New York Times Book Review • The Economist • The Christian Science Monitor • Bloomberg Businessweek • The Globe and Mail

From the bestselling and award-winning author of Paris 1919 comes a masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, a fascinating portrait of Europe...

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Collision of Empires
Collision of Empires
Written by Prit Buttar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782006480
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Collision of Empires
The War on the Eastern Front in 1914
Written by Prit Buttar


Format: Hardcover, 488 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $29.95

Imperial Germany, Hapsburg Austria-Hungary, and Tsarist Russia clashed on a scale greater than the Western Front campaign to the Marne and the Race to the Sea in 1914.

Drawing on first-hand accounts and detailed archival research, this is a dramatic retelling of the tumultuous events of the first year of World War... Read more >
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Collision of Empires
The War on the Eastern Front in 1914
Written by Prit Buttar


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $9.99

Imperial Germany, Hapsburg Austria-Hungary, and Tsarist Russia clashed on a scale greater than the Western Front campaign to the Marne and the Race to the Sea in 1914.

Drawing on first-hand accounts and detailed archival research, this is a dramatic retelling of the tumultuous events of the first year of World War... Read more >
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44

Written by Nik Cornish
Illustrated by Andrei Karachtchouk


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $14.95

The partisan war in the Soviet Union from 1941 to 1944 has been the subject of considerable political manipulation in the decades following 1945. In great part this was due to the need to project the image of a country united behind Joseph Stalin and the Communist regime when the truth... Read more >
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44
Soviet Partisan 1941-44
Written by Nik Cornish
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ISBN: 9781472801432
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Soviet Partisan 1941-44

Written by Nik Cornish


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the start of Barbarossa, large numbers of Soviet troops and civilians were cut off behind Nazi German lines in what Stalin termed the Great Patriotic War. We know this in the West as the Russo-German part of World War II, but for many partisans it began as a life and... Read more >
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Gottland
Gottland
Written by Mariusz Szczygiel, Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612193137
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Gottland
Mostly True Stories from Half of Czechoslovakia
Written by Mariusz Szczygiel
Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $25.95

Winner of the Europe Book Prize

One of Europe’s most preeminent investigative journalists travels to the Czech Republic—the Czech half of the former Czechoslovakia, the land that brought us Kafka—to explore the surreal fictions and the extraordinary reality of its twentieth century.

For example, there’s the story of the small businessman who... Read more >
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Gottland
Mostly True Stories from Half of Czechoslovakia
Written by Mariusz Szczygiel
Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $25.95

Winner of the Europe Book Prize

One of Europe’s most preeminent investigative journalists travels to the Czech Republic—the Czech half of the former Czechoslovakia, the land that brought us Kafka—to explore the surreal fictions and the extraordinary reality of its twentieth century.

For example, there’s the story of the small businessman who... Read more >
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Eastern Europe!
Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does
Written by Tomek E. Jankowski


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $24.95

When the legendary Romulus killed his brother Remus and founded the city of Rome in 753 BCE, Plovdiv -- today the second-largest city in Bulgaria -- was already thousands of years old. Indeed, London, Paris, Berlin, Vienna, Madrid, Brussels, Amsterdam are all are mere infants compared to Plovdiv. This is just... Read more >
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The Essential Guide to Being Polish

Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek
Foreword by Lech Walesa


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $17.95

Being Polish is no joke. For ten million people of Polish ancestry in the United States, as well as many who have settled in the UK since the fall of communism, it is a heartfelt matter--and amid all the travel guides and guides to Polish language, folklore,and customs, there is no...

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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595157
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $28.95

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351638
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $13.99

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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Hitler's Fortresses
Hitler's Fortresses
Written by Chris McNab
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782008286
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Hitler's Fortresses
German Fortifications and Defences 1939-45
Written by Chris McNab


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $40.00

From the Siegfried Line to the Atlantic Wall to central Italy, this detailed guide to every level of defensive project in the Third Reich won't disappoint.

It takes you inside Channel Islands' pillboxes, Normandy coastal gun positions, and emplaced tank turrets on the Gothic Line in Italy. The secretive world of... Read more >
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Hitler's Fortresses
German Fortifications and Defences 1939-45
Written by Chris McNab


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

From the Siegfried Line to the Atlantic Wall to central Italy, this detailed guide to every level of defensive project in the Third Reich won't disappoint.

It takes you inside Channel Islands' pillboxes, Normandy coastal gun positions, and emplaced tank turrets on the Gothic Line in Italy. The secretive world of... Read more >
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Wondrous Beauty
Wondrous Beauty
Written by Carol Berkin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307592781
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Wondrous Beauty
The Life and Adventures of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
Written by Carol Berkin


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $27.95

From the award-winning historian and author of Revolutionary Mothers (“Incisive, thoughtful, spiced with vivid anecdotes. Don’t miss it.”—Thomas  Fleming) and Civil War Wives (“Utterly fresh . . . Sensitive, poignant, thoroughly fascinating.”—Jay Winik), here is the remarkable life of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte, renowned as the most beautiful woman of nineteenth-century Baltimore... Read more >
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