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Through the Perilous Fight
Through the Perilous Fight
Written by Steve Vogel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981391
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Through the Perilous Fight
From the Burning of Washington to the Star-Spangled Banner: The Six Weeks That Saved the Nation
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2014
Price: $17.00

In a rousing account of one of the critical turning points in American history, Through the Perilous Fight tells the gripping story of the burning of Washington and the improbable last stand at Baltimore that helped save the nation and inspired its National Anthem.
 
In the summer of 1814, the... Read more >
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Medium Mark A Whippet
Medium Mark A Whippet
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003984
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Written by Kari Stenman, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003410
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
Written by Lindsay Powell, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803498
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
1st Century AD
Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
1st Century AD
Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia

Written by Smithsonian Institution
Edited by Amy Pastan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Who was the first person to dine in space? How long was the Wright brothers's first successful flight? What famous aircraft was named after a grape-flavored soft drink? What toy based on an animated film accompanied astronauts on a shuttle mission in 2000? These questions and many more are answered in... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Written by Chris McNab, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007944
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Written by Alejandro Quesada, Illustrated by Stephen Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007821
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
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Trench
Trench
Written by Stephen Bull
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801326
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Trench
A History of Trench Warfare on the Western Front
Written by Stephen Bull


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $19.95

The First World War was one of the costliest conflicts in history, much of it fought over a narrow and bloody swathe of France and Flanders. At the outbreak of war, it was anticipated that conventional battle would bring a quick resolution, but four years later, strategy, tactics and the material...

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Trench
A History of Trench Warfare on the Western Front
Written by Stephen Bull


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $19.95

'Going up Beek trench on a dark night was no picnic. You started along a long narrow alley winding uphill, your hands feeling the slimy sandbag walls, your feet wary for broken duck boards; now and again a hot, stuff smell, a void space in the wall, and the swish of... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II
US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II
Written by Barrett Tillman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782004103
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II

Written by Barrett Tillman


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $25.95

The classic 1951 movie Flying Leathernecks starring John Wayne immortalized the USMC pilots who had fought in the skies over Guadalcanal and the Solomons.

The US Marine Corps has a long and proud heritage of aviation excellence, celebrating its centenary in 2012. While "flying leathernecks" made their mark in both world... Read more >
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US Marine Corps Fighter Squadrons of World War II

Written by Barrett Tillman


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $25.95

The classic 1951 movie Flying Leathernecks starring John Wayne immortalized the USMC pilots who had fought in the skies over Guadalcanal and the Solomons.

The US Marine Corps has a long and proud heritage of aviation excellence, celebrating its centenary in 2012. While "flying leathernecks" made their mark in both world... Read more >
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Written by Andy Nunez, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801470
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Grant versus Lee in the East
Written by Andy Nunez
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $21.95

Grant and Lee fought near Chancellorsville, VA in a confusing series of battles amidst brush thickets and wildfires. Unlike previous campaigns, Grant simply kept flanking Lee, trying frontal assaults at Spotslvania's 'mule-shoe' and Cold Harbor along the way to laying seige to Richmond and Petersburg.

In May 1864 the Union Army... Read more >
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania 1864
Grant versus Lee in the East
Written by Andy Nunez
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $21.95

Grant and Lee fought near Chancellorsville, VA in a confusing series of battles amidst brush thickets and wildfires. Unlike previous campaigns, Grant simply kept flanking Lee, trying frontal assaults at Spotslvania's 'mule-shoe' and Cold Harbor along the way to laying seige to Richmond and Petersburg.

In May 1864 the Union Army... Read more >
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World War One: 1914-1918
World War One: 1914-1918
Written by Alan Cowsill, Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741857
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World War One: 1914-1918

Written by Alan Cowsill
Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma


Format: Trade Paperback, 132 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

"The lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our time."
-Sir Edward Grey, British Foreign Secretary

The First World War, also known as the Great War, involved over thirty nations and resulted in the deaths of millions of young men.  This stunning new book brings... Read more >
You Are Not Forgotten
You Are Not Forgotten
Written by Bryan Bender
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946461
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You Are Not Forgotten
The Story of a Lost World War II Pilot and a Twenty-First-Century Soldier's Mission to Bring Him Home
Written by Bryan Bender


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $16.95

In 1944 Major Marion “Ryan” McCown Jr., an earnest young Marine Corps pilot, came under attack by enemy fire and went down with his plane, lost to the dense jungle of Papua New Guinea. Some sixty years later, Major George Eyster V would find himself in the same sweltering and nearly... Read more >
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Catastrophe 1914
Catastrophe 1914
Written by Max Hastings
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743831
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Catastrophe 1914
Europe Goes to War
Written by Max Hastings


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book of 2013
A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year

World War I evokes images of the trenches: grinding, halting battles that sacrificed millions of lives for no territory or visible gain. Yet the first months of the war, from the German invasion of Belgium to...

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The D-Day Companion
Leading Historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault
Edited by Jane Penrose


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $9.99

Published to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Normandy Landings, ‘The D-Day Companion’ book brings together the perspectives and opinions of leading military historians from both sides of the Atlantic. Operation Overlord saw the Allied Generals Eisenhower and Montgomery pit their wits against Hitler in a bold bid to liberate continental... Read more >
Sergeant Stubby
Sergeant Stubby
Written by Ann Bausum, Foreword by David E. Sharpe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213106
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Sergeant Stubby
How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation
Written by Ann Bausum
Foreword by David E. Sharpe


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $24.00

Told for the first time, National Geographic brings you the story of a stray dog who eventually became affectionately known as "Sergeant Stubby" the most famous war dog of World War I. Beloved award-winning author and library darling Ann Bausum brings her friendly writing style and in-depth research to her first-ever... Read more >
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Sergeant Stubby
How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation
Written by Ann Bausum
Foreword by David E. Sharpe


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $24.00

Told for the first time, National Geographic brings you the story of a stray dog who eventually became affectionately known as "Sergeant Stubby" the most famous war dog of World War I. Beloved award-winning author and library darling Ann Bausum brings her friendly writing style and in-depth research to her first-ever... Read more >
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Gabriele D'Annunzio
Gabriele D'Annunzio
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307276551
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Gabriele D'Annunzio
Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $18.95

Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Nonfiction
Winner of the Costa Biography Award
**Washington Post Best Books of 2013**
**Economist Best Books of 2013**

This fascinating life of Gabriele d’Annunzio—the charismatic poet, bon vivant, and virulent nationalist who prefigured Mussolini—traces the early twentieth century’s trajectory from Romantic idealism to Fascist thuggery.
 
D’Annunzio was Italy’s premier...

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