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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: eBook0
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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The Great War
The Great War
Written by Mark Holborn and Hilary Roberts
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350709
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The Great War

Written by Mark Holborn and Hilary Roberts


Format: Hardcover, 504 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $100.00

On the occasion of the centenary of World War I in August 2014--an unprecedented, spectacular pictorial history of the first global war in 380 black-and-white photographs, many never seen before, from Imperial War Museums in London.

This monumental, dramatic photographic narrative captures the war from the early arms race that developed around... Read more >
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 Download0
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: 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
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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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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
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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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The Devil's Chariots: The Origins and Secret Battles of Tanks in the First World War

Written by John Glannfield


Format: eBook, 325 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $11.95

The Devil’s Chariots is the product of six years of research by author John Glanfield, who wanted to tell the story of the birth of the tank in World War I, and, importantly, the men behind it. Based on personal recollections and official reports, Glanfield uncovers the British tank pioneers and their...

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Spying in World War I: The true story of Margriet Ballegeer

Written by Janet Dean


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $9.95

In 1914 Margriet Ballegeer, a young women from Contich, near Antwerp, joined the resistance in order to help sabotage the German occupation of Belgium throughout the war.

Despite the danger, Margriet, aged only 24, joined the local resistance group and later became part of a wider network of spies run by... Read more >
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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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Gabriele d'Annunzio
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
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ISBN: 9780385349703
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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $14.99

Godfather to Mussolini, national hero of Italy and the WWI irredentist movement, literary icon of Joyce and Pound, lover of actress Eleonora Duse: here is Lucy Hughes-Hallett’s extraordinary biography of Gabriele d’Annunzio, poet, bon vivant, harbinger of Italian fascism.

Gabriele d’Annunzio was Italy’s premier poet at a time when poetry mattered enough...

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Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918
Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918
Written by Alejandro de Quesada and Chris Dale, Illustrated by Stephen Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961644
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Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918

Written by Alejandro de Quesada and Chris Dale
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $17.95

From the Boxer Rebellion to Tsingtao to German East Africa (Tanzania), and colonies across Africa and the central Pacific, the Kaiser's Second Reich created a worldwide empire, and then lost it.

Following Prussia's victory over France in 1871 and German unification, the invigorated Second Reich sought international status alongside the older... Read more >
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Imperial German Colonial and Overseas Troops 1885-1918

Written by Alejandro de Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.95

From the Boxer Rebellion to Tsingtao to German East Africa (Tanzania), and colonies across Africa and the central Pacific, the Kaiser's Second Reich created a worldwide empire, and then lost it.

Following Prussia's victory over France in 1871 and German unification, the invigorated Second Reich sought international status alongside the older... Read more >
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Written by Edward Erickson
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Written by Edward Erickson
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $9.95

Mustafa Kemal was one of the 20th century’s greatest combat commanders. Born in Salonika to a middle–class family, this book follows the life of a great commander who served in the Italo–Turkish War of 1911–12 and the Balkan Wars of 1912-13 before taking command of the 19th Division based in Gallipoli... Read more >
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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532921
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $28.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
New York TimesChristian Science Monitor • NPR • Seattle TimesSt. Louis Dispatch

National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

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British Territorial Units 1914-18

Written by Ray Westlake
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

In his Army Reforms of 1906/07 the Secretary of State for War, Richard Burdon Haldane, provided for an expeditionary force - the Regular Army supplemented by the old Militia - and a new organisation intended for home defence, the Territorial Force. This new 'Citizen's Army' was formed by the transfer of... Read more >
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The First World War
The First World War
Written by Geoffrey Jukes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782002802
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The First World War
The War to End All Wars
Written by Geoffrey Jukes


Format: Hardcover, 364 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $30.00

Raging for over four years across the tortured landscapes of Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, the First World War changed the face of warfare forever. Characterized by slow, costly advances and fierce attrition, the great battles of the Somme, Verdun and Ypres incurred human loss on a scale never previously... Read more >
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The First World War
The war to end all wars
Written by Geoffrey Jukes


Format: eBook, 364 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.95

Raging for over four years across the tortured landscapes of Europe, Africa and the Middle East, the First World War changed the face of warfare forever. Characterized by slow, costly advances and fierce attrition, the great battles of the Somme, Verdun and Ypres incurred human loss on a scale never previously... Read more >
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Balloon-Busting Aces of World War 1

Written by Jon Guttman
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


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

Tethered balloons reached their zenith as a means of providing a stationary observation platform above the battlefield during World War I. It took a special breed of daredevil to take on such odds deep in enemy lines in order to destroy a balloon, with Balloon specialists such as Willy Coppens, Pierre... Read more >
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British Battleships 1914-18 (1)
British Battleships 1914-18 (1)
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961675
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British Battleships 1914-18 (1)
The Early Dreadnoughts
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $17.95

The launch of HMS Dreadnought in 1906 changed the face of naval warfare. This revolutionary new battleship was in a league of her own, capable of taking on any two "pre-dreadnought" battleships in a straight fight. A naval arms race followed between Britain and Germany, as both countries hurriedly built a... Read more >
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British Battleships 1914-18 (1)
The Early Dreadnoughts
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.95

The launch of HMS Dreadnought in 1906 changed the face of naval warfare. This revolutionary new battleship was in a league of her own, capable of taking on any two "pre-dreadnought" battleships in a straight fight. A naval arms race followed between Britain and Germany, as both countries hurriedly built a... Read more >
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The Vickers-Maxim Machine Gun

Written by Martin Pegler
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

The world's first self-powered machine gun, the Maxim gun became a potent symbol of Victorian colonialism in the closing years of the 19th century. It was the brainchild of Sir Hiram Maxim, the American-born firearms inventor who founded the company bearing his name with financing from Albert Vickers, who became the... Read more >
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