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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
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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
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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
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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
Format: Hardcover
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: $14.99

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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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


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

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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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960203
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $17.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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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: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $9.95

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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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Petlyakov’s Pe-2 was the most numerous Soviet twin-engined bomber of World War 2, the aircraft being used as a dive-bomber, ground attack platform and dedicated reconnaissance type. The first examples entered service in August 1940, and by the time production came to end in late 1945, no fewer than 10,547 examples... Read more >
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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: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

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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Lineages of the Absolutist State

Written by Perry Anderson


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $29.95

The political nature of Absolutism has long been a subject of controversy within historical materialism. Developing considerations advanced in Passages from Antiquity to Feudalism, this book situates the Absolutist states of the early modern epoch against the prior background of European feudalism. It is divided into two parts. The first discusses... Read more >
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Lineages of the Absolutist State
Lineages of the Absolutist State
Written by Perry Anderson
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ISBN: 9781781680100
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Lineages of the Absolutist State

Written by Perry Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $29.95

Forty years after its original publication, Lineages of the Absolutist State remains an exemplary achievement in comparative history. Picking up from where its companion volume, Passages from Antiquity to Feudalism, left off, Lineages traces the development of Absolutist states in the early modern period from their roots in European feudalism, and... Read more >
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Vera Gran-The Accused
Vera Gran-The Accused
Written by Agata Tuszynska
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269126
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Vera Gran-The Accused

Written by Agata Tuszynska


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $28.95

The extraordinary, controversial story of Vera Gran, beautiful, exotic prewar Polish singing star; legendary, sensual contralto, Dietrich-like in tone, favorite of the 1930s Warsaw nightclubs, celebrated before, and during, her year in the Warsaw Ghetto (spring 1941–summer 1942) . . . and her piano accompanist: W³adys³aw Szpilman, made famous by Roman... Read more >
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Vera Gran-The Accused
Vera Gran-The Accused
Written by Agata Tuszynska
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ISBN: 9780307962393
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Vera Gran-The Accused

Written by Agata Tuszynska


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

The extraordinary, controversial story of Vera Gran, beautiful, exotic prewar Polish singing star; legendary, sensual contralto, Dietrich-like in tone, favorite of the 1930s Warsaw nightclubs, celebrated before, and during, her year in the Warsaw Ghetto (spring 1941–summer 1942) . . . and her piano accompanist: W³adys³aw Szpilman, made famous by Roman... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook
An Armenian Sketchbook
Written by Vasily Grossman, Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler, Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan
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ISBN: 9781590176184
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2
Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2
Written by Dmitriy Khazanov, Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960654
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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

Petlyakov's Pe-2 was the most numerous Soviet twin-engined bomber of World War 2, the aircraft being used as a dive-bomber, ground attack platform and dedicated reconnaissance type. The first examples entered service in August 1940, and by the time production came to end in late 1945, no fewer than 10,547 examples... Read more >
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Madness and Civilization
Madness and Civilization
Written by Michel Foucault
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833105
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Madness and Civilization
A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason
Written by Michel Foucault


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $11.99

Perhaps the French philosopher's masterpiece, which is concerned with an extraordinary question: What does it mean to be mad? Read more >
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