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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
The Fast Times of Albert Champion
Written by Peter Joffre Nye
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149642
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


Format: Hardcover, 460 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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When Lions Roar
When Lions Roar
Written by Thomas Maier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956798
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When Lions Roar
The Churchills and the Kennedys
Written by Thomas Maier


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

The first comprehensive history of the deeply entwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys and what their “special relationship” meant for Great Britain and the United States
 
When Lions Roar begins in the mid-1930s at Chartwell, Winston Churchill's country estate, with new revelations surrounding a secret business deal orchestrated by... Read more >
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When Lions Roar
When Lions Roar
Written by Thomas Maier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956811
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When Lions Roar
The Churchills and the Kennedys
Written by Thomas Maier


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $14.99

The first comprehensive history of the deeply entwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys and what their “special relationship” meant for Great Britain and the United States
 
When Lions Roar begins in the mid-1930s at Chartwell, Winston Churchill's country estate, with new revelations surrounding a secret business deal orchestrated by... Read more >
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

USAF Rolling Thunder strike missions tactically assaulted North Vietnamese defenses, overcoming MiG fighter jets and SAM (surface to air) missiles to devastate North Vietnam's industrial base strategically.

Despite its "F-for-fighter" designation, the F-105 was designed and purchased to give the USAF an aircraft for delivery of nuclear weapons at very high... Read more >
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War
F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008040
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $22.95

USAF Rolling Thunder strike missions tactically assaulted North Vietnamese defenses, overcoming MiG fighter jets and SAM (surface to air) missiles to devastate North Vietnam's industrial base strategically.

Despite its "F-for-fighter" designation, the F-105 was designed and purchased to give the USAF an aircraft for delivery of nuclear weapons at very high... Read more >
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Black Prophetic Fire
Black Prophetic Fire
Written by Cornel West and Christa Buschendorf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003527
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Black Prophetic Fire

Written by Cornel West and Christa Buschendorf


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.95

An unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African American leaders and their visionary legacies.

In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X... Read more >
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Black Prophetic Fire

Written by Cornel West and Christa Buschendorf


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.95

An unflinching look at nineteenth- and twentieth-century African American leaders and their visionary legacies.

In an accessible, conversational format, Cornel West, with distinguished scholar Christa Buschendorf, provides a fresh perspective on six revolutionary African American leaders: Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X... Read more >
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Elsa Schiaparelli
Elsa Schiaparelli
Written by Meryle Secrest
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307701596
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Elsa Schiaparelli
A Biography
Written by Meryle Secrest


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $35.00

Her name was Elsa Schiaparelli. She was known as the Queen of Fashion; a headline attraction in the international glitter-glamour show of the late twenties and thirties, feted in Rome (where she was born), Paris, New York, London, Moscow, Hollywood . . .

Her style was a social revolution through clothing—luxurious, eccentric... Read more >
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Elsa Schiaparelli
Elsa Schiaparelli
Written by Meryle Secrest
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ISBN: 9780385353274
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Elsa Schiaparelli
A Biography
Written by Meryle Secrest


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.99

Her name was Elsa Schiaparelli. She was known as the Queen of Fashion; a headline attraction in the international glitter-glamour show of the late twenties and thirties, feted in Rome (where she was born), Paris, New York, London, Moscow, Hollywood . . .

Her style was a social revolution through clothing—luxurious, eccentric... Read more >
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Mademoiselle
Mademoiselle
Written by Rhonda K. Garelick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069521
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Mademoiselle
Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History
Written by Rhonda K. Garelick


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $35.00

Certain lives are at once so exceptional, and yet so in step with their historical moments, that they illuminate cultural forces far beyond the scope of a single person. Such is the case with Coco Chanel, whose life offers one of the most fascinating tales of the twentieth century—throwing into dramatic... Read more >
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Mademoiselle
Mademoiselle
Written by Rhonda K. Garelick
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604266
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Mademoiselle
Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History
Written by Rhonda K. Garelick


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.99

Certain lives are at once so exceptional, and yet so in step with their historical moments, that they illuminate cultural forces far beyond the scope of a single person. Such is the case with Coco Chanel, whose life offers one of the most fascinating tales of the twentieth century—throwing into dramatic... Read more >
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Beyond Grief
Beyond Grief
Written by Cynthia Mills
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623373
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Beyond Grief
Sculpture and Wonder in the Gilded Age Cemetery
Written by Cynthia Mills


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $39.95

Beyond Grief explores high-style funerary sculptures and their functions during the turn of the twentieth century. Many scholars have overlooked these monuments, viewing them as mere oddities, a part of an individual artist's oeuvre, a detail of a patron's biography, or local civic cemetery history. This volume considers them in terms... Read more >
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Beyond Grief
Sculpture and Wonder in the Gilded Age Cemetery
Written by Cynthia Mills


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $39.95

Beyond Grief explores high-style funerary sculptures and their functions during the turn of the twentieth century. Many scholars have overlooked these monuments, viewing them as mere oddities, a part of an individual artist's oeuvre, a detail of a patron's biography, or local civic cemetery history. This volume considers them in terms... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
Kursk 1943
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008194
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $21.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Kursk 1943
The Northern Front
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.95

Kursk 1943 focuses on the northern front and the battle of Kursk, and period of July 5th to August 18th, 1943, covering both the German offensive and the Soviet counteroffensive - Model's AOK 9 pitted against General Konstantin Rokossovsky's Central Front.

After recovering from the Stalingrad debacle, Hitler intended to conduct a... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Thomas


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.95

Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe details the exploits of the 37 piolts that "made ace" flying Merlin-enguned Spitfires in bitter aerial clashes over northwest Eurpose in the final years of World War II.

After seizing air superiority over France before D-Day, the Spitfire battled Luftwaffe fighters over the V-2 rocket sites and... Read more >
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Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45
Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45
Written by Andrew Thomas, Illustrated by Chris Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003380
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Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe 1944-45

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $22.95

Spitfire Aces of Northwest Europe details the exploits of the 37 piolts that "made ace" flying Merlin-enguned Spitfires in bitter aerial clashes over northwest Eurpose in the final years of World War II.

After seizing air superiority over France before D-Day, the Spitfire battled Luftwaffe fighters over the V-2 rocket sites and... Read more >
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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352048
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $13.99

A dramatic, illuminating day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter convinced Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat to sign a peace treaty--the first treaty in the modern Middle East, and one which endures to this day.
 
With his hallmark insight into the forces... Read more >
Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright, Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165426
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright
Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $22.50

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one...

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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352031
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one...

Read more >
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The Roosevelts
The Roosevelts
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700230
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The Roosevelts
An Intimate History
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $60.00

New York Times Bestseller 

A vivid and personal portrait of America’s greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation, which expands on the hugely acclaimed seven-part PBS documentary series, bringing readers even deeper into these extraordinary leaders’ lives
 
With 796 photographs, some never before seen
 
The authors of... Read more >
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The Roosevelts
The Roosevelts
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385353069
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The Roosevelts
An Intimate History
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.99

New York Times Bestseller 

A vivid and personal portrait of America’s greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation, which expands on the hugely acclaimed seven-part PBS documentary series, bringing readers even deeper into these extraordinary leaders’ lives
 
With 796 photographs, some never before seen
 
The authors of... Read more >
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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812976250
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.00

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
Written by Steven Zaloga
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008163
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Operation Market-Garden 1944 (1)
The American Airborne Missions
Written by Steven Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $21.95

Immortalized by the movie A Bridge Too Far, the parachute landings of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions were the first part of an Allied breakthrough attempt. In the late summer of 1944, the First Allied Airborne Army began to plan a complex operation to seize a Rhine River Bridge at... Read more >
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