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Passionate Minds
Passionate Minds
Written by David Bodanis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307237217
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Passionate Minds
Emilie du Chatelet, Voltaire, and the Great Love Affair of the Enlightenment
Written by David Bodanis


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2007
Price: $16.00

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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Operation Barbarossa 1941 (3)
Operation Barbarossa 1941 (3)
Written by Robert Kirchubel, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846031076
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Operation Barbarossa 1941 (3)
Army Group Center
Written by Robert Kirchubel
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2007
Price: $19.95

Osprey's third and final volume in the Barbarossa trilogy, this title completes the account of the strategic intricacies of the German campaign against Russia. Detailing the final Nazi push for Moscow, Robert Kirchubel examines the causes behind the German failure, including the inability to re-supply troops or provide reserves, and the lack... Read more >
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Fear
Fear
Written by Jan Gross
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812967463
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Fear
Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz
Written by Jan Gross


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $17.00

Poland suffered an exceedingly brutal Nazi occupation during the Second World War. Close to five million Polish citizens lost their lives as a result. More than half the casualties were Polish Jews. Thus, the second largest Jewish community in the world–only American Jewry numbered more than the three and a half... Read more >
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The Atlantic Wall (1)
The Atlantic Wall (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Hugh Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781846031298
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The Atlantic Wall (1)
France
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2007
Price: $18.95

In 1942, with Germany's gradual loss of the strategic initiative to the Allies, Hitler was forced to construct an impenetrable wall of fortifications along the Atlantic and Mediterranean coast. However, Hitler's grandiose Atlantic wall scheme was hampered by the realities of Germany's wartime economy. Without the resources and manpower to fortify... Read more >
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Charlemagne
Charlemagne
Written by Derek Wilson
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ISBN: 9780307274809
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Charlemagne

Written by Derek Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2007
Price: $16.00

An absorbing biography of the great leader who was the bridge between ancient and modern Europe — the first major study in more than twenty-five years.Charlemagne was an extraordinary figure: an ingenious military strategist, a wise but ruthless leader, a cunning politician, and a devout believer who ensured the survival of... Read more >
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A World Undone
A World Undone
Written by G.J. Meyer
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ISBN: 9780553382402
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A World Undone
The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918
Written by G.J. Meyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2007
Price: $21.00

The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the... Read more >
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Soviet Field Fortifications 1941-45
Soviet Field Fortifications 1941-45
Written by Gordon Rottman, Illustrated by Chris Taylor
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ISBN: 9781846031168
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Soviet Field Fortifications 1941-45

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Chris Taylor


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $16.95

From June 1941, the Soviets were forced to undertake large-scale defensive operations in the face of the overwhelming German blitzkrieg assault, operations which ran counter to their preference for highly mobile, offensive warfare. Lessons were quickly learned across a wide variety of terrain and climates, including the open steppes, dense forests... Read more >
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Killing Hitler
Killing Hitler
Written by Roger Moorhouse
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ISBN: 9780553382556
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Killing Hitler
The Plots, The Assassins, and the Dictator Who Cheated Death
Written by Roger Moorhouse


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $16.00

For the first time in one enthralling book, here is the incredible true story of the numerous attempts to assassinate Adolf Hitler and change the course of history.

Disraeli once declared that “assassination never changed anything,” and yet the idea that World War II and the horrors of the Holocaust might have... Read more >
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After Elizabeth
After Elizabeth
Written by Leanda de Lisle
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ISBN: 9780345450463
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After Elizabeth
The Rise of James of Scotland and the Struggle for the Throne of England
Written by Leanda de Lisle


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $15.95

Many volumes have been written about the long reign of Elizabeth I. Now, for the first time, comes a brilliant new work that focuses on the critical year her reign ended, a time in which England lost its childless queen and a Machiavellian struggle ensued to find her successor.

December 1602. After... Read more >
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Menace in Europe
Menace in Europe
Written by Claire Berlinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097708
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Menace in Europe
Why the Continent's Crisis Is America's, Too
Written by Claire Berlinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $14.95

Old Europe’s new crisis.


Europe, the charming continent of windmills and gondolas. But lately, Europe has become the continent of endless strikes and demonstrations, bombs on the trains and subways, radical Islamic cells in every city, and ghettos so hopeless and violent even the police won’t enter them. In Spain, a terrorist attack prompts... Read more >
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Striking Back
Striking Back
Written by Aaron J. Klein
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ISBN: 9780812974638
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Striking Back
The 1972 Munich Olympics Massacre and Israel's Deadly Response
Written by Aaron J. Klein


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $16.00

“This is a thriller, a page-turner, a probing look into the inner workings of the assassination squads that Israel mobilized after the Munich massacre.”
–David K. Shipler, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Arab and Jew

“Gratitude is due to Mr. Klein for his painstaking . . . book, the best one could possibly hope... Read more >
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Striking Back
Striking Back
Written by Aaron J. Klein
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ISBN: 9781588365866
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Striking Back
The 1972 Munich Olympics Massacre and Israel's Deadly Response
Written by Aaron J. Klein


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $11.99

The first full account, based on access to key players who have never before spoken, of the Munich Massacre and the Israeli response–a lethal, top secret, thirty-year-long antiterrorism campaign to track down the killers.
1972. The Munich Olympics. Palestinian members of the Black September group murder eleven Israeli athletes. Nine hundred million... Read more >
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The Yugoslav Wars (2)
The Yugoslav Wars (2)
Written by Nigel Thomas and K. Mikulan, Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781841769646
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The Yugoslav Wars (2)
Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992 - 2001
Written by Nigel Thomas and K. Mikulan
Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2006
Price: $18.95

Osprey's examination of Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia's involvement in the Yugoslav Wars (1991-1995), as well as their involvement in the conflicts of the years that followed. Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved... Read more >
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The Victory of Reason
The Victory of Reason
Written by Rodney Stark
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ISBN: 9780812972337
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The Victory of Reason
How Christianity Led to Freedom, Capitalism, and Western Success
Written by Rodney Stark


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2006
Price: $15.95

Many books have been written about the success of the West, analyzing why Europe was able to pull ahead of the rest of the world by the end of the Middle Ages. The most common explanations cite the West’s superior geography, commerce, and technology. Completely overlooked is the fact that faith... Read more >
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Weimar in Exile
Weimar in Exile
Written by Jean Michel Palmier, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844670680
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Weimar in Exile
The Antifascist Emigration in Europe and America
Written by Jean Michel Palmier
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 852 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2006
Price: $55.00

The artists and writers who left when the Nazis came to power were “the best of Germany.” Palmier weaves their diverse stories into a history of magisterial scope.

In 1933 thousands of intellectuals, artists, writers, militants and other opponents of the Nazi regime fled Germany. They were, in the words of Heinrich... Read more >
A World Undone
A World Undone
Written by G.J. Meyer
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ISBN: 9780440335870
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A World Undone

Written by G.J. Meyer


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 30, 2006
Price: $14.99

The First World War is one of history’s greatest tragedies. In this remarkable and intimate account, author G. J. Meyer draws on exhaustive research to bring to life the story of how the Great War reduced Europe’s mightiest empires to rubble, killed twenty million people, and cracked the foundations of the... Read more >
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Cruel World
Cruel World
Written by Lynn H. Nicholas
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ISBN: 9780679776635
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Cruel World
The Children of Europe in the Nazi Web
Written by Lynn H. Nicholas


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $17.95

In this riveting, powerful narrative, Lynn Nicholas shows how children under the Nazis became mere objects available for use in the service of the totalitarian state. Nicholas recounts the euthanasia and eugenic selection, racist indoctrination, kidnapping and “Germanization,” mass executions, and slave labor to which the Nazis subjected Europe’s children. She... Read more >
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The Woman from Hamburg
The Woman from Hamburg
Written by Hanna Krall
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ISBN: 9781590512234
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The Woman from Hamburg
and Other True Stories
Written by Hanna Krall


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2006
Price: $14.95

In twelve nonfiction tales, Hanna Krall reveals how the lives of World War II survivors are shaped in surprising ways by the twists and turns of historical events. A paralytic Jewish woman starts walking after her husband is suffocated by fellow Jews afraid that his coughing would reveal their hiding place... Read more >
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Killing Hitler
Killing Hitler
Written by Roger Moorhouse
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ISBN: 9780553902464
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Killing Hitler

Written by Roger Moorhouse


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2006
Price: $11.99

For the first time in one enthralling book, here is the incredible true story of the numerous attempts to assassinate Adolf Hitler and change the course of history.

Disraeli once declared that “assassination never changed anything,” and yet the idea that World War II and the horrors of the Holocaust might have... Read more >
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The London Hanged
The London Hanged
Written by Peter Linebaugh
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ISBN: 9781859845769
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The London Hanged
Crime And Civil Society In The Eighteenth Century
Written by Peter Linebaugh


Format: Trade Paperback, 524 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2006
Price: $34.95

Peter Linebaugh’s groundbreaking history has become an inescapable part of any understanding of the rise of capitalism. In eighteenth-century London the spectacle of a hanging was not simply a form of punishing transgressors.

Rather it evidently served the most sinister purpose—for a prvileged ruling class—of forcing the poor population of London to... Read more >
The Confident Hope of a Miracle
The Confident Hope of a Miracle
Written by Neil Hanson
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ISBN: 9781400078172
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The Confident Hope of a Miracle
The True Story of the Spanish Armada
Written by Neil Hanson


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $16.95

The story of the Spanish Armada is one of the great epics, with a cast of characters as rich and varied as any in history and results that shaped Europe for centuries to come. Neil Hanson — acclaimed author of The Great Fire of London — traces the origins of the... Read more >
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The Woman from Hamburg
The Woman from Hamburg
Written by Hanna Krall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590511367
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The Woman from Hamburg
and Other True Stories
Written by Hanna Krall


Format: Hardcover, 260 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2005
Price: $19.00

In twelve nonfiction tales, Hanna Krall reveals how the lives of World War II survivors are shaped in surprising ways by the twists and turns of historical events. A paralytic Jewish woman starts walking after her husband is suffocated by fellow Jews afraid that his coughing would reveal their hiding place... Read more >
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Heavenly Intrigue
Heavenly Intrigue
Written by Joshua Gilder and Anne-Lee Gilder
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ISBN: 9781400031764
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Heavenly Intrigue
Johannes Kepler, Tycho Brahe, and the Murder Behind One of History's Greatest Scientific Discoveries
Written by Joshua Gilder and Anne-Lee Gilder


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $16.95

Heavenly Intrigue is the fascinating, true account of the seventeenth-century collaboration between Johannes Kepler and Tycho Brahe that revolutionized our understanding of the universe–and ended in murder.One of history’s greatest geniuses, Kepler laid the foundations of modern physics with his revolutionary laws of planetary motion. But his beautiful mind was beset... Read more >
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Heavenly Intrigue
Heavenly Intrigue
Written by Joshua Gilder and Anne-Lee Gilder
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ISBN: 9780307275066
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Heavenly Intrigue
Johannes Kepler, Tycho Brahe, and the Murder Behind One of History's Greatest Scientific Discoveries
Written by Joshua Gilder and Anne-Lee Gilder


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $13.99

Heavenly Intrigue is the fascinating, true account of the seventeenth-century collaboration between Johannes Kepler and Tycho Brahe that revolutionized our understanding of the universe–and ended in murder.One of history’s greatest geniuses, Kepler laid the foundations of modern physics with his revolutionary laws of planetary motion. But his beautiful mind was beset... Read more >
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Fort Eben Emael
Fort Eben Emael
Written by Simon Dunstan, Illustrated by Hugh Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781841768212
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Fort Eben Emael
The Key to Hitler's Victory in the West
Written by Simon Dunstan
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2005
Price: $18.95

At the outbreak of World War II, Fort Eben Emael in Belgium was the strongest fortress in the world, and it lay exactly across the German invasion route of Belgium and France. The fort’s elimination was essential for the success of Hitler’s invasion of the West. Deemed impregnable to conventional attack... Read more >
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