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The Crooked Mirror
The Crooked Mirror
Written by Louise Steinman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807050552
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
“I’d grown up with the phrase ‘Never forget’ imprinted on my psyche. Its corollary was more elusive. Was it possible to remember—at least to recall—a world that existed before the... Read more >
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
Although an estimated 80 percent of American Jews are of Polish descent, many in the postwar generation and those born later know little about their families’ connection to their... Read more >
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1913
1913
Written by Florian Illies, Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612193519
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1913
The Year Before the Storm
Written by Florian Illies
Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $25.95

An International Bestseller

“An absolute gem of a book.” —The Observer

Just before one of its darkest moments came the twentieth century’s most exciting year . . .

It was the year Henry Ford first put a conveyer belt in his car factory, and the year Louis Armstrong first picked up a trumpet. It was the... Read more >
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1913
The Year Before the Storm
Written by Florian Illies
Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $25.95

An International Bestseller

“An absolute gem of a book.” —The Observer

Just before one of its darkest moments came the twentieth century’s most exciting year . . .

It was the year Henry Ford first put a conveyer belt in his car factory, and the year Louis Armstrong first picked up a trumpet. It was the... Read more >
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Eastern Europe!
Eastern Europe!
Written by Tomek E. Jankowski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780985062323
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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: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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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Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385495578
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.95

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
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ISBN: 9780385534161
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill, Read by Thomas Cahill
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967503
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill
Read by Thomas Cahill


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $20.00

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
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The War That Ended Peace
The War That Ended Peace
Written by Margaret MacMillan, Read by Richard Burnip
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804127417
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The War That Ended Peace
The Road to 1914
Written by Margaret MacMillan
Read by Richard Burnip


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $35.00

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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The War That Ended Peace
The War That Ended Peace
Written by Margaret MacMillan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068555
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The War That Ended Peace
The Road to 1914
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $35.00

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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The War That Ended Peace
The War That Ended Peace
Written by Margaret MacMillan
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ISBN: 9780812994704
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The War That Ended Peace
The Road to 1914
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

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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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534574
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $28.95

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal... Read more >
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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534581
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.99

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal... Read more >
Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto, Read by Russell Shorto
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149310
Our Price: $22.50

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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto
Read by Russell Shorto


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $22.50

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal... Read more >
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The Jewish Revolt AD 66-74
The Jewish Revolt AD 66-74
Written by Si Sheppard, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961835
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The Jewish Revolt AD 66-74

Written by Si Sheppard
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $21.95

The narrow strip of land now occupied by the modern state of Israel is where all paths from Europe, Asia, and Arabia must come together before they flow into Africa and has been the world's most hotly contested piece of territory for millennia. Occupied by Pompey the Great from 63 BC... Read more >
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The Jewish Revolt AD 66-74

Written by Si Sheppard
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

The narrow strip of land now occupied by the modern state of Israel is where all paths from Europe, Asia, and Arabia must come together before they flow into Africa and has been the world's most hotly contested piece of territory for millennia. Occupied by Pompey the Great from 63 BC... Read more >
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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky and David Nicolle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782000792
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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
9th-16th Centuries
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky and David Nicolle


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $17.95

Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times.

The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea, and who showed similarities with the Alans and Sarmatians. In the late 500s and early... Read more >
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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
9th-16th centuries
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.95

Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times.

The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea, and who showed similarities with the Alans and Sarmatians. In the late 500s and early... Read more >
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God and the Fascists
God and the Fascists
Written by Karlheinz Deschner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148379
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God and the Fascists
The Vatican Alliance with Mussolini, Franco, Hitler, and Pavelic
Written by Karlheinz Deschner


Format: Trade Paperback, 330 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $21.95

Now available in English for the first time, a controversial work that indicts the Vatican for its actions before and during World War II.
 

     In the decade preceding the outbreak of World War II, the Vatican made a devil's bargain with fascist leaders. Anticipating that their regimes would eliminate a common enemy--namely... Read more >
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God and the Fascists
The Vatican Alliance with Mussolini, Franco, Hitler, and Pavelic
Written by Karlheinz Deschner


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $12.99

Now available in English for the first time, a controversial work that indicts the Vatican for its actions before and during World War II.
 

     In the decade preceding the outbreak of World War II, the Vatican made a devil's bargain with fascist leaders. Anticipating that their regimes would eliminate a common enemy--namely... Read more >
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Catastrophe 1914
Catastrophe 1914
Written by Max Hastings
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307597052
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Catastrophe 1914
Europe Goes to War
Written by Max Hastings


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $35.00

From the acclaimed military historian, a new history of the outbreak of World War I: the dramatic stretch from the breakdown of diplomacy to the battles—the Marne, Ypres, Tannenberg—that marked the frenzied first year before the war bogged down in the trenches.

In Catastrophe 1914, Max Hastings gives us a conflict...

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Catastrophe 1914
Catastrophe 1914
Written by Max Hastings
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351225
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Catastrophe 1914
Europe Goes to War
Written by Max Hastings


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the acclaimed military historian, a new history of the outbreak of World War I: the dramatic stretch from the breakdown of diplomacy to the battles—the Marne, Ypres, Tannenberg—that marked the frenzied first year before the war bogged down in the trenches.

In Catastrophe 1914, Max Hastings gives us a conflict...

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Countrymen
Countrymen
Written by Bo Lidegaard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350150
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Countrymen

Written by Bo Lidegaard


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $28.95

Amid the dark, ghastly history of World War II, the literally extraordinary story, never before fully researched by a historian, of how the Danish people banded together to save their fellow Jews from the Nazis—told through the remarkable unpublished diaries and documents of families forced to run for safety, leaving their... Read more >
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Countrymen
Countrymen
Written by Bo Lidegaard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350167
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Countrymen

Written by Bo Lidegaard


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

Amid the dark, ghastly history of World War II, the literally extraordinary story, never before fully researched by a historian, of how the Danish people banded together to save their fellow Jews from the Nazis—told through the remarkable unpublished diaries and documents of families forced to run for safety, leaving their... Read more >
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The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army
Written by Susan Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812456
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The Salvation Army

Written by Susan Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $12.95

Best known for their brass bands and uniformed officers, the Salvation Army is uniquely recognizable worldwide. What is less known is the extent of their work which goes far beyond a commitment to temperance, bugles and bibles, prayer and preaching. This is the fascinating story of how Reverend William Booth started...

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