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The Taste of Ashes
The Taste of Ashes
Written by Marci Shore
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307888839
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The Taste of Ashes
The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in Eastern Europe
Written by Marci Shore


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $11.99

An inventive, wholly original look at the complex psyche of Eastern Europe in the wake of the revolutions of 1989 and the opening of the communist archives.
 
   In the tradition of Timothy Garton Ash’s The File, Yale historian and prize-winning author Marci Shore draws upon intimate understanding to illuminate the afterlife of... Read more >
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Operation Barbarossa 1941 (3)
Army Group Center
Written by Robert Kirchubel
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

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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Maginot Line 1940
Battles on the French Frontier
Written by Marc Romanych
Illustrated by Martin Rupp and John White


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $15.95

Constructed throughout the 1930s, the Maginot Line was supposed to form the ultimate defense against a German invasion of France. However, different sections of the line were built at different times and the strength of various sections varied widely. During their Blitzkrieg invasion, the Germans were able to identify these weak... Read more >
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Medieval European Armies

Written by Terence Wise
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

Almost continual warfare raged in Europe during the period 1300-1500. These wars were the furnaces in which many of the modern European nations were forged. Parallel with this emergence of the nations came the development of national armies to protect the newly-won borders and independence, yet throughout this period the old... Read more >
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Soviet Field Fortifications 1941-45

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Chris Taylor


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

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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The Woman from Hamburg
and Other True Stories
Written by Hanna Krall


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $8.99

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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The Atlantic Wall (1)
France
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

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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Dolphin and Snipe Aces of World War 1

Written by Norman Franks
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.95

This book focuses on the combat careers of the last of the famous Sopwith fighters to enter service during World War 1, the Dolphin and the Snipe, both of which were built on the strong scouting heritage of the Pup and Camel. The Dolphin featured the unique negative-staggered biplane wing arrangement... Read more >
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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: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

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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The Fortifications of Malta 1530-1945

Written by Charles Stephenson
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

The Island of Malta occupies a pivotal position in the Mediterranean, forming an outpost between North Africa and the soft underbelly of Europe. Such has been its strategic importance throughout the years that it has become one of the most fortified places in the world. Following the successful defence of the... Read more >
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Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
Written by Anne Applebaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385515696
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Iron Curtain
The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Written by Anne Applebaum


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $35.00

In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway.

At the end of World War II, the Soviet Union to its... Read more >
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Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
Written by Anne Applebaum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536431
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Iron Curtain
The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Written by Anne Applebaum


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $13.99

In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway.

At the end of World War II, the Soviet Union to its... Read more >
Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
Written by Anne Applebaum, Read by Cassandra Campbell
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ISBN: 9780307938831
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Iron Curtain
The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Written by Anne Applebaum
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $25.00

In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway.

At the end of World War II, the Soviet Union to its... Read more >
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Rome
Rome
Written by Robert Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711688
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Rome
A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History
Written by Robert Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $18.95

From Robert Hughes, one of the greatest art and cultural critics of our time, comes a sprawling, comprehensive, and deeply personal history of Rome—as a city, as an empire, and as an origin of Western art and civilization.
 
Starting on a personal note, Hughes takes us to the Rome he... Read more >
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Defense of the Third Reich 1941-45
Defense of the Third Reich 1941-45
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849085939
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Defense of the Third Reich 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $18.95

During World War II Germany was subjected to the growing threat of Allied bomber attack, from RAF night bombing to American daylight bombing. From flak artillery to fortified structures, this book focuses on the land-based infrastructure of Germany's defense against the air onslaught.

The Third Reich created the most lavish Flak defenses... Read more >
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Defense of the Third Reich 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $13.95

During World War II Germany was subjected to the growing threat of Allied bomber attack, from RAF night bombing to American daylight bombing. From flak artillery to fortified structures, this book focuses on the land-based infrastructure of Germany's defense against the air onslaught.

The Third Reich created the most lavish Flak defenses... Read more >
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Waterloo 1815
The Birth of Modern Europe
Written by Geoff Wootten


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $15.95

Osprey's study of the most famous battle of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). Waterloo holds a special place among the great battles of history. The climax of more than twenty years of war, it was indeed a close-run affair, matching two of the world's greatest generals - Napoleon and Wellington. This volume... Read more >
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Six Months in 1945
Six Months in 1945
Written by Michael Dobbs
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ISBN: 9780307960894
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Six Months in 1945
FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman--from World War to Cold War
Written by Michael Dobbs


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $13.99

From the author of the best-selling One Minute to Midnight, a riveting account of the pivotal six-month period spanning the end of World War II, the dawn of the nuclear age, and the beginning of the Cold War.

When Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill met in Yalta in February 1945, Hitler’s armies... Read more >
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Six Months in 1945
Six Months in 1945
Written by Michael Dobbs, Read by Bob Walter
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ISBN: 9780449013762
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Six Months in 1945
FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman--from World War to Cold War
Written by Michael Dobbs
Read by Bob Walter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $24.00

From the author of the best-selling One Minute to Midnight, a riveting account of the pivotal six-month period spanning the end of World War II, the dawn of the nuclear age, and the beginning of the Cold War.

When Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill met in Yalta in February 1945, Hitler’s armies... Read more >
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Soldiers
Soldiers
Written by Sonke Neitzel and Harald Welzer, Translated by Jefferson Chase
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307958150
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Soldiers
German POWs on Fighting, Killing, and Dying
Written by Sonke Neitzel and Harald Welzer
Translated by Jefferson Chase


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $13.99

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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The Black Count
The Black Count
Written by Tom Reiss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307382467
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The Black Count
Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
Written by Tom Reiss


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $27.00

Here is the remarkable true story of the real Count of Monte Cristo – a stunning feat of historical sleuthing that brings to life the forgotten hero who inspired such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.

The real-life protagonist of The Black Count, General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown...

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The Black Count
The Black Count
Written by Tom Reiss
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ISBN: 9780307952950
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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: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

Here is the remarkable true story of the real Count of Monte Cristo – a stunning feat of historical sleuthing that brings to life the forgotten hero who inspired such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.

The real-life protagonist of The Black Count, General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown...

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The Black Count
The Black Count
Written by Tom Reiss, Read by Paul Michael
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780449012673
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The Black Count
Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
Written by Tom Reiss
Read by Paul Michael


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $45.00

Here is the remarkable true story of the real Count of Monte Cristo – a stunning feat of historical sleuthing that brings to life the forgotten hero who inspired such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.

The real-life protagonist of The Black Count, General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown...

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The Black Count
The Black Count
Written by Tom Reiss, Read by Paul Michael
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449012680
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The Black Count
Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
Written by Tom Reiss
Read by Paul Michael


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $22.50

Here is the remarkable true story of the real Count of Monte Cristo – a stunning feat of historical sleuthing that brings to life the forgotten hero who inspired such classics as The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.

The real-life protagonist of The Black Count, General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown...

Read more >
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Borodino 1812
Borodino 1812
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849086967
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Borodino 1812
Napoleon's great gamble
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $21.95

The battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. Following the breakdown of relations between Russia and France, Napoleon assembled a vast Grande Armée drawn from the many states within the French sphere of influence... Read more >
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