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The Seduction of Place
The Seduction of Place
Written by Joseph Rykwert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151726
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The Seduction of Place
The History and Future of Cities
Written by Joseph Rykwert


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

No other place on earth is as full both of promise and of dread as the city; it is at once alienating and exciting. These concentrations of people have not, however, come about as the result of vast immutable, impersonal forces, but because of human choices. The worsening or betterment of... Read more >
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Spacefarers
Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight
Edited by Michael J. Neufeld


Format: eBook, 260 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2013
Price: $29.95

The recent 50th anniversaries of the first human spaceflights by the Soviet Union and the United States, and the 30th anniversary of the launching of the first U.S. Space Shuttle mission, have again brought to mind the pioneering accomplishments of the first quarter century of humans in space. Historians, political scientists... Read more >
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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
Written by William Manchester and Paul Reid
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345548634
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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965

Written by William Manchester and Paul Reid


Format: Trade Paperback, 1200 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $20.00

Spanning the years 1940 to 1965, The Last Lion: Defender of the Realm begins shortly after Winston Churchill became prime minister—when Great Britain stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany. In brilliant prose and informed by decades of research, William Manchester and Paul Reid recount how Churchill organized his... Read more >
Cover-Up
Cover-Up
Written by Seymour M. Hersh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151160
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Cover-Up

Written by Seymour M. Hersh


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

The Pulitzer Prize winner who first disclosed the massacre at My Lai 4 uncovers the full story of how those involved - from private to general - kept it secret. What he reveals is shocking - from the amorphous but very real "West Point Protective Association" to the fact that an... Read more >
The Samson Option
The Samson Option
Written by Seymour M. Hersh
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ISBN: 9780804151061
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The Samson Option
Israel's Nuclear Arsenal and American Foreign Policy
Written by Seymour M. Hersh


Format: eBook, 354 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2013
Price: $11.99

An investigation into Israel's nuclear capabilities discloses information about the country's rush toward nuclear status, its collaboration with South Africa and Iran, and its espionage activities. Read more >
The Book of Gun Trivia
Essential Firepower Facts
Written by Gordon L. Rottman


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $9.99

A complete guide to weapons history, facts, myths and trivia, covering everything you wanted to know, didn’t want to know, and don’t know you need to know...
 
Gordon Rottman offers a step by step guide through interesting gun facts and statistics, including a section on ammunition, while breaking apart popular myths and... Read more >
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The Book of Gun Trivia
The Book of Gun Trivia
Written by Gordon L. Rottman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782007692
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The Book of Gun Trivia
Essential Firepower Facts
Written by Gordon L. Rottman


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $14.95

From muskets to the Winchester '76, Mauser, Colt M1911, Thompson submachine gun, MG42, Browning .50 machine gun, M1 Garand, M16, AK47, FNFAL, and Galil rifles, The Little Book of Gun Trivia brings together fascinating facts and little-known details of some of the world's key firearms. 

Offering a step by step guide through... Read more >
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The British Sailor of the Second World War
The British Sailor of the Second World War
Written by Angus Konstam
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812371
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The British Sailor of the Second World War

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.95

This title tells the dramatic story of how the Royal Navy transformed ordinary citizens into first-rate and fearless sailors and navy personnel during World War II. It covers how they were recruited and trained, and how they endured life at sea in hostile waters, protecting convoys in the Atlantic, hunting submarines... Read more >
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The British Sailor of the Second World War

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $7.95

This title tells the dramatic story of how the Royal Navy transformed ordinary citizens into first-rate and fearless sailors and navy personnel during World War II. It covers how they were recruited and trained, and how they endured life at sea in hostile waters, protecting convoys in the Atlantic, hunting submarines... Read more >
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Map of the British Empire, 1905
Map of the British Empire, 1905
Written by Algernon Methuen
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402509
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Map of the British Empire, 1905

Written by Algernon Methuen


Format: Non-traditional book, 1 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $9.95

The dawn of the twentieth century was the height of the British Empire and this map is a beautiful visual history of the 11 million square miles which was home to 400 million citizens of the crown. This full color reproduction of the contemporary 1905 world map shows details of global trade including... Read more >
Things a Woman Wants to Know
Things a Woman Wants to Know
Written by Isobel of Home Notes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402639
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Things a Woman Wants to Know
An Edwardian Housewife's Guide to Life
Written by Isobel of Home Notes


Format: Hardcover, 172 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.95

This book of handy hints for the new housewife was first published in the Edwardian era, and includes recipes, medical advice, fashion tips and the dangers that can lurk in the home (e.g. the unhealthiness of carpets and the poisonous colors of wallpaper). In this new edition, the most unusual entertaining... Read more >
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The Avengers
The Avengers
Written by Rich Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151207
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The Avengers
A Jewish War Story
Written by Rich Cohen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

In 1944, a band of Jewish guerrillas emerged from the Baltic forest to join the Russian army in its attack on Vilna, the capital of Lithuania. The band, called the Avengers, was led by Abba Kovner, a charismatic young poet. In the ghetto, Abba had built bombs, sneaking out through the... Read more >
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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
Format: eBook
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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American Aces against the Kamikaze

Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Mark Styling


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Japanese High Command realized that the loss of Okinawa would give the Americans a base for the invasion of Japan. Its desperate response to the invasion of Okinawa was to unleash the full force of the Special Attack Units, known in the west as the Kamikaze ('Divine Wind'), in the... Read more >
Blue Division Soldier 1941-45
Spanish Volunteer on the Eastern Front
Written by Carlos Jurado
Illustrated by Ramiro Bujeiro


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.95

Osprey's survey of the Blue Division soldiers of World War II (1939-1945). The all-volunteer 'Blue Division' was a formation that allowed Franco's technically neutral Spain to support Nazi Germany's invasion of Russia. Following initial training in Germany, the Blue Division's units were sent to the Eastern Front in August 1941, where... Read more >
The French Foreign Legion

Written by Martin Windrow
Illustrated by Michael Roffe


Format: eBook, 50 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.95

It is arguable that no group of fighting men in the history of European arms has been so misrepresented by ill-informed publicity as the French Foreign Legion. Though initially conceived in 1831 as a means of drafting recently discharged foreign soldiers to Algeria, the Legion has developed into a sophisticated force... Read more >
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Italian Blackshirt 1935-45

Written by Pier Battistelli
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.95

The Blackshirt legions were raised under army control from 1928, and were employed in 1933 in Libya in counterinsurgency operations against the Senussi tribes; from 1935 in Italy's war against Ethiopia; and during the Spanish Civil War. Following the outbreak of World War II, the Blackshirts fought in North Africa, Greece... Read more >
The SBS in World War II: An Illustrated History
The SBS in World War II: An Illustrated History
Written by Gavin Mortimer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782001898
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The SBS in World War II: An Illustrated History

Written by Gavin Mortimer


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $25.95

The Special Boat Squadron (SBS) was Britain's most exclusive Special Forces unit, similar to US Navy SEALS. Highly trained, highly secretive and utterly ruthless, the SBS was established as an entity in its own right in early 1943 having previously operated under the auspices of the SAS during the war in... Read more >
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The SBS in World War II: An Illustrated History

Written by Gavin Mortimer


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

The Special Boat Squadron (SBS) was Britain's most exclusive Special Forces unit, similar to US Navy SEALS. Highly trained, highly secretive and utterly ruthless, the SBS was established as an entity in its own right in early 1943 having previously operated under the auspices of the SAS during the war in... Read more >
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V1 Flying Bomb Aces
V1 Flying Bomb Aces
Written by Andrew Thomas, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780962924
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V1 Flying Bomb Aces

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $22.95

Shortly after the Allied landings in France the Germans unleashed the first of their so-called 'revenge weapons' against London, the V1 flying bomb. Launched from specially constructed sites in northern France, the fast, small, pulse-jet powered and pilotless aircraft were aimed at London with the intent of destroying civilian morale in... Read more >
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V1 Flying Bomb Aces

Written by Andrew Thomas
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $15.95

Shortly after the Allied landings in France the Germans unleashed the first of their so-called 'revenge weapons' against London, the V1 flying bomb. Launched from specially constructed sites in northern France, the fast, small, pulse-jet powered and pilotless aircraft were aimed at London with the intent of destroying civilian morale in... Read more >
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Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
Written by Dennis E. Showalter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066773
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Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
The Turning Point of World War II
Written by Dennis E. Showalter


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $28.00

One of America’s most distinguished military historians offers the definitive account of the greatest tank battle of World War II—an epic clash of machines and men that matched the indomitable will of the Soviet Red Army against the awesome might of the Nazi Wehrmacht.
 
While the Battle of Kursk has... Read more >
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Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
Written by Dennis E. Showalter
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ISBN: 9780812994650
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Armor and Blood: The Battle of Kursk
The Turning Point of World War II
Written by Dennis E. Showalter


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $14.99

One of America’s most distinguished military historians offers the definitive account of the greatest tank battle of World War II—an epic clash of machines and men that matched the indomitable will of the Soviet Red Army against the awesome might of the Nazi Wehrmacht.
 
While the Battle of Kursk has... Read more >
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Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
Written by Mary Janigan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307400635
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Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark
The West Versus the Rest Since Confederation
Written by Mary Janigan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $22.00

The first big book on one of the most overlooked episodes in Canadian history, and the origin of today's greatest national debate, Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark relives the 1918 attempt by 3 premiers to wrest control of their natural resources away from Ottawa--and end their role as...

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