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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
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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of how the Danish people banded together to save their fellow Jews from the Nazis—told through the remarkable unpublished diaries and documents of families forced to run for safety, leaving their...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
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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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The Salvation Army

Written by Susan Cohen


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $7.95

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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Soldiers
Soldiers
Written by Sonke Neitzel and Harald Welzer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948335
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Soldiers
German POWs on Fighting, Killing, and Dying
Written by Sonke Neitzel and Harald Welzer


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.95

On a visit to the British National Archive in 2001, Sönke Neitzel made a remarkable discovery: reams of covertly recorded, meticulously transcribed conversations among German POWs during World War II that recently had been declassified. Neitzel would later find another collection of transcriptions, twice as extensive, in the National Archive in Washington...

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Power And Imagination
Power And Imagination
Written by Lauro Martines
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830937
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Power And Imagination

Written by Lauro Martines


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $22.99

The great Italian city-states: Venice, Florence, Milan, and the others. The particular nature of their history and culture through the five centuries of their emergence, magnificent flowering, and twilight is brilliantly explored in terms of the internal shifts of economic, social, and political power—by violence, by manipulation, by the gradual pressures...

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Fortifications of the Western Front 1914-18

Written by Paddy Griffith
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.95

Following the early battles of 1914 along the Marne and in the Ypres salient, World War I rapidly changed from a war of movement into one of attrition, with the opposing sides entrenching themselves in a line of fortified positions from the Flanders coastline to the Swiss border. This volume details... Read more >
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Written by Edward Erickson
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ISBN: 9781780965901
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Written by Edward Erickson


Format: Trade Paperback, 53 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $18.95

Mustafa Kemal was one of the 20th century's greatest combat commanders. Winston Churchill labeled him as a 'Man of Destiny', his service at Gallipoli and in the War of Independence were pivotal in the success of Turkish armies. Moreover, after leading the Nationalist army to victory and establishing the modern Turkish... Read more >
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Operation Barbarossa
Operation Barbarossa
Written by Robert Kirchubel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782004080
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Operation Barbarossa
The German Invasion of Soviet Russia
Written by Robert Kirchubel


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $40.00

In the first 6 months of Hitler's World War II Nazi invasion, over 5 million of Stalin's Russian troops were killed, wounded, or captured defending their Motherland.

Germany's surprise assault on the Soviet Union in June 1941, Operation Barbarossa, aimed at nothing less than the destruction of the Soviet Union. Adolf... Read more >
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Operation Barbarossa
The German Invasion of Soviet Russia
Written by Robert Kirchubel


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $9.99

In the first 6 months of Hitler's World War II Nazi invasion, over 5 million of Stalin's Russian troops were killed, wounded, or captured defending their Motherland.

Germany's surprise assault on the Soviet Union in June 1941, Operation Barbarossa, aimed at nothing less than the destruction of the Soviet Union. Adolf... Read more >
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Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
Written by Anne Applebaum
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ISBN: 9781400095933
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Iron Curtain
The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Written by Anne Applebaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $17.95

National Book Award Finalist
TIME Magazine's #1 Nonfiction Book of 2012
A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Top Ten Book of 2012
Best Nonfiction of 2012: The Wall Street Journal, The Plain Dealer

In the much-anticipated follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of... Read more >
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Imperium
Imperium
Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski
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ISBN: 9780804150712
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Imperium

Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Ryszard Kapuscinski's last book, The Soccer War -a revelation of the contemporary experience of war -- prompted John le Carre to call the author "the conjurer extraordinary of modern reportage." Now, in Imperium, Kapuscinski gives us a work of equal emotional force and evocative power: a personal, brilliantly detailed exploration of... Read more >
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He 111 Kampfgeschwader on the Russian Front

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The twin-engined He 111 was the mainstay of the Luftwaffe's bomber arm at the start of World War 2. This second volume aims to chronicle its history facing a new enemy - the Soviet Union.
The Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber combined with it to provide the aerial striking power for all... Read more >
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He 111 Kampfgeschwader on the Russian Front
He 111 Kampfgeschwader on the Russian Front
Written by John Weal, Illustrated by John Weal
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ISBN: 9781780963075
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He 111 Kampfgeschwader on the Russian Front

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $22.95

The twin-engined He 111 was the mainstay of the Luftwaffe's bomber arm at the start of World War 2. This second volume aims to chronicle its history facing a new enemy - the Soviet Union.
The Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber combined with it to provide the aerial striking power for all... Read more >
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The Rise of Imperial Rome AD 14-193
The Rise of Imperial Rome AD 14-193
Written by Duncan B Campbell
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ISBN: 9781780962801
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The Rise of Imperial Rome AD 14-193

Written by Duncan B Campbell


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $20.95

When Augustus (r. 27 BC-AD 14) came to the throne as the first emperor of Rome, he began to bring order to the chaos that almost 20 years of civil war had wrought. Areas that had been added piecemeal to the Roman Republic, from Spain and Gaul to Dalmatia, needed to... Read more >
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The Rise of Imperial Rome AD 14-193

Written by Duncan B Campbell


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

When Augustus (r. 27 BC-AD 14) came to the throne as the first emperor of Rome, he began to bring order to the chaos that almost 20 years of civil war had wrought. Areas that had been added piecemeal to the Roman Republic, from Spain and Gaul to Dalmatia, needed to... Read more >
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The Essential Guide to Being Polish
The Essential Guide to Being Polish
Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek, Foreword by Lech Walesa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780985062309
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The Essential Guide to Being Polish

Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek
Foreword by Lech Walesa


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $19.95

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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Leon Blum
Leon Blum
Written by Joel Colton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830890
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Leon Blum
Humanist in Politics
Written by Joel Colton


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2013
Price: $19.99

John Colton is a meticulous researcher and a fine craftsman. In his political biography of Leon Blum, these two qualities are beautiully blended; none of the available evidence appears to have been over looked, and the enormous mass of variegated material has been transmuted in a polished, richly tapestried, and absorbing... Read more >
The Polish Army 1939-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Hook


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

Poland was the first of the Allied nations to succumb to German aggression in the Second World War, but by the most tortuous of routes her army managed to remain in the field through all five years of bloody fighting. Polish soldiers fought in nearly every major campaign in the European... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39

Written by Patrick Turnbull
Illustrated by Jeffrey Burn


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

By the spring of 1936 an armed clash was imminent between the forces of Spain's extreme Left and extreme Right. Viewed largely as a confrontation between democracy and fascism, the resulting civil war proved to be of enormous international significance. Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy intervened to assist General Franco, while... Read more >
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City of Fortune
City of Fortune
Written by Roger Crowley
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ISBN: 9780812980226
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City of Fortune
How Venice Ruled the Seas
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $18.00

“The rise and fall of Venice’s empire is an irresistible story and [Roger] Crowley, with his rousing descriptive gifts and scholarly attention to detail, is its perfect chronicler.”—The Financial Times
 
The New York Times bestselling author of Empires of the Sea charts Venice’s astounding five-hundred-year voyage to the pinnacle of... Read more >
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Conflict in the Balkans 1991-2000

Written by Tim Ripley
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of aircraft action in the Balkan region during the Yugoslav Wars (1991-2001) as well as during the conflicts that followed up until 2001. Exposing the true scale and significance of the deployment of air power in the Balkans, this book details the activities of NATO and UN aircraft as well... Read more >
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The Black Count
The Black Count
Written by Tom Reiss
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ISBN: 9780307382474
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The Black Count
Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo (Pulitzer Prize for Biography)
Written by Tom Reiss


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $16.00

WINNER OF THE 2013 PULITZER PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY

General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown today, yet his story is strikingly familiarbecause his son, the novelist Alexandre Dumas, used his larger-than-life feats as inspiration for such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.
     But, hidden behind General Dumas's swashbuckling adventures...

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The Enlightenment
The Enlightenment
Written by Anthony Pagden
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ISBN: 9781400060689
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The Enlightenment
And Why It Still Matters
Written by Anthony Pagden


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $32.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

One of our most renowned and brilliant historians takes a fresh look at the revolutionary intellectual movement that laid the foundation for the modern world.
 
Liberty and equality. Human rights. Freedom of thought and expression. Belief in reason and... Read more >
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The Enlightenment
The Enlightenment
Written by Anthony Pagden
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ISBN: 9780679645313
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The Enlightenment
And Why It Still Matters
Written by Anthony Pagden


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $16.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

One of our most renowned and brilliant historians takes a fresh look at the revolutionary intellectual movement that laid the foundation for the modern world.
 
Liberty and equality. Human rights. Freedom of thought and expression. Belief in reason and... Read more >
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Kharkov 1942
Kharkov 1942
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
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ISBN: 9781780961576
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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $21.95

After failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive and aware that Hitler was planning a new summer offensive in mid-1942, Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen... Read more >
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