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The Bridge at Andau
The Bridge at Andau
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
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ISBN: 9780804151481
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The Bridge at Andau
The Compelling True Story of a Brave, Embattled People
Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $7.99

The Bridge at Andau is James A. Michener at his most gripping. His classic nonfiction account of a doomed uprising is as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling novels. For five brief, glorious days in the autumn of 1956, the Hungarian revolution gave its people a glimpse at a...

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The Diners Out Handbook
The Diners Out Handbook
Written by Alfred H. Miles
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402950
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The Diners Out Handbook
A Pocket Handbook on the Manners and Customs of Society Functions
Written by Alfred H. Miles


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

This charming pocket handbook is a complete guide to the manners, customs and etiquette of the glamorous 1920s. Each chapter gives detailed instructions for a specific type of social event: what to expect, how to dress, suggested yarns for the raconteur and instructions for deft, witty self-expression. As lively and amusing...

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The Diners Out Handbook
Etiquette in the Jazz Age
Written by Alfred Miles


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $10.95

This charming pocket handbook is a complete guide to the manners, customs and etiquette of the glamorous 1920s. Each chapter gives detailed instructions for a specific type of social event: what to expect, how to dress, suggested yarns for the raconteur and instructions for deft, witty self-expression. As lively and amusing...

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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9
F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9
Written by Edward Young
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003359
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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

Written by Edward Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $22.95

After Pearl Harbor, the US Navy's VF-9 carrier fighter group formed, seeing action in North Africa, The Marshalls, Kwajelein, Truk, the Marianas Turkey Shoot and on to Tokyo and Okinawa.

VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US... Read more >
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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

After Pearl Harbor, the US Navy's VF-9 carrier fighter group formed, seeing action in North Africa, The Marshalls, Kwajelein, Truk, the Marianas Turkey Shoot and on to Tokyo and Okinawa.

VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US... Read more >
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Fashion in the 1920s
Fashion in the 1920s
Written by Jayne Shrimpton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813088
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Fashion in the 1920s

Written by Jayne Shrimpton


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

The 1920s ushered in drastic changes as fashion abruptly changes from the corseted world of the 1910s to rouge, flapper dresses, cigarette holders, Bobbed hair, rising hemlines and the "anything goes" attitude of the Roaring '20s! This is the birth of modern fashion, a hugely important milestone in fashion history, and...

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SEALS, UDT, FROGMEN
SEALS, UDT, FROGMEN
Written by Darryl Young
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ISBN: 9780804151214
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SEALS, UDT, FROGMEN
Men Under Pressure
Written by Darryl Young


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2014
Price: $12.99

Sixty-one true stories from men who have served in the U.S. Navy's toughest combat and reconnaissance units. Read more >
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A Child of Christian Blood
A Child of Christian Blood
Written by Edmund Levin
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ISBN: 9780805243246
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A Child of Christian Blood
Murder and Conspiracy in Tsarist Russia: The Beilis Blood Libel
Written by Edmund Levin


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $15.99

A Jewish factory worker is falsely accused of ritually murdering a Christian boy in Russia in 1911, and his trial becomes an international cause célèbre.
 
On March 20, 1911, thirteen-year-old Andrei Yushchinsky was found stabbed to death in a cave on the outskirts of Kiev. Four months later, Russian police arrested Mendel...

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A Child of Christian Blood
A Child of Christian Blood
Written by Edmund Levin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242997
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A Child of Christian Blood
Murder and Conspiracy in Tsarist Russia: The Beilis Blood Libel
Written by Edmund Levin


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $29.95

A Jewish factory worker is falsely accused of ritually murdering a Christian boy in Russia in 1911, and his trial becomes an international cause célèbre.
 
On March 20, 1911, thirteen-year-old Andrei Yushchinsky was found stabbed to death in a cave on the outskirts of Kiev. Four months later, Russian police arrested Mendel...

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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat
F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003472
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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $22.95

The General Dynamics F-111 was one of the most technically innovative designs among military aircraft, introducing the variable-sweep wing, terrain-following radar, military-rated afterburning turbofan engines and a self-contained escape module among other features. Designed as a cost-saving, multi-role interceptor, naval fighter and strike bomber, its evolution prioritised the latter role and... Read more >
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F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Rolando Ugolini


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

The General Dynamics F-111 was one of the most technically innovative designs among military aircraft, introducing the variable-sweep wing, terrain-following radar, military-rated afterburning turbofan engines and a self-contained escape module among other features. Designed as a cost-saving, multi-role interceptor, naval fighter and strike bomber, its evolution prioritised the latter role and... Read more >
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Modern African Wars (4)
Modern African Wars (4)
Written by Peter Abbott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782000761
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Modern African Wars (4)
The Congo 1960-2002
Written by Peter Abbott


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

From Belgian and French paratroops to Che Guevara and CIA funded Cuban B-26 pilots, the Congo has been a hotbed of African conflict in the late 20th century.
When the colonial powers began retreating from Africa in the 1950s and 1960s, the Belgian Congo/Zaire became the bloodiest, most chaotic example of... Read more >
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
Q Ship vs U-Boat
Written by David Greentree, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002840
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
1914-18
Written by David Greentree
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could not board and capture a merchant ship, however... Read more >
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Touched By Fire
Touched By Fire
Written by Elliott Leyton, Photographed by Greg Locke
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ISBN: 9781551995892
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Touched By Fire
Doctors Without Borders in a Third World Crisis
Written by Elliott Leyton
Photographed by Greg Locke


Format: eBook, 118 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2014
Price: $11.99

When the rapes and massacres, the plagues, the famines, the floods, or the droughts erupt in far-off places, the world stands still. MSF does not.

They are the “smoke jumpers” among international aid organizations. While others are often stymied or delayed by bureaucratic red tape, the men and women of Doctors Without... Read more >
The Taste of Ashes
The Taste of Ashes
Written by Marci Shore
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ISBN: 9780307888822
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The Taste of Ashes
The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in Eastern Europe
Written by Marci Shore


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $16.00

A shimmering literary examination of the ghost of communism, a haunting presence of Europe's past
 
   Oskar has just killed himself. After waiting a quarter century, he returned to Prague only to find it was no longer his home. With his memorial service, Yale historian and prize-winning author Marci Shore leads us gently... Read more >
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Bradshaw's International Air Guide, 1934
Bradshaw's International Air Guide, 1934
Written by George Bradshaw
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402578
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Bradshaw's International Air Guide, 1934

Written by George Bradshaw


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $15.95

First published in 1934, this facsimile reproduction captures air travel's exhilarating golden age when ordinary citizens took to the skies and the Bradshaw guides were the most popular handbooks of the day in planning trips in Great Britain by airplane. It includes information on international airports, passenger fares, timetables and features... Read more >
The Big Book of Gun Trivia
Everything you want to know, don't want to know, and don't know you need to know
Written by Gordon L. Rottman


Format: eBook, 300 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2013
Price: $9.95

A complete guide to weapons history, facts, myths and trivia, covering everything you wanted to know, didn’t want to know and you don’t know you need to know... Gordon Rottman offers a step by step guide through interesting weapon facts and statistics, including a section on ammunition, while breaking apart popular myths... Read more >
Aces of Jagdstaffel 17
Aces of Jagdstaffel 17
Written by Greg Vanwyngarden, Illustrated by Harry Dempsey
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ISBN: 9781780967189
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Aces of Jagdstaffel 17

Written by Greg Vanwyngarden
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $22.95

This German World War I fighter squadron led by a Blue Max recipient didn't include the Richtofen (the Red Baron), but it's range of colorful characters was nonetheless impressive.

Initially formed to assist in the defence of the city of Metz against French bombing raids, Royal Prussian Jagdstaffel 17 would go on... Read more >
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Aces of Jagdstaffel 17

Written by Greg Vanwyngarden
Illustrated by Harry Dempsey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

This German World War I fighter squadron led by a Blue Max recipient didn't include the Richtofen (the Red Baron), but it's range of colorful characters was nonetheless impressive.

Initially formed to assist in the defence of the city of Metz against French bombing raids, Royal Prussian Jagdstaffel 17 would go on... Read more >
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Things a Woman Wants to Know
with an illustrated section on the folding of serviettes
Written by Isobel of Home Notes


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $10.95

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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World War I Companion
World War I Companion
Written by Mathias Strohn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782001881
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World War I Companion

Written by Mathias Strohn


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $27.95

2014 sees the centenary of the start of World War I, the Great War - the war to end all wars. This four-year conflict saw the major powers of the world commit their forces on an unparalleled scale, principally in the trenches of the Western Front, but also throughout the world... Read more >
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World War I Companion

Written by Mathias Strohn


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $9.99

2014 sees the centenary of the start of World War I, the Great War - the war to end all wars. This four-year conflict saw the major powers of the world commit their forces on an unparalleled scale, principally in the trenches of the Western Front, but also throughout the world... Read more >
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The Imperial Season
America's Capital in the Time of the First Ambassadors, 1893-1918
Written by William Seale


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $27.95

This story of the young city of Washington coming up in the international scene is populated with presidents, foreign diplomats, civil servants, architects, artists, and influential hosts and hostesses who were enamored of the idea of world power but had little idea of the responsibilities involved.

Between the Spanish American War and... Read more >
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The Imperial Season
The Imperial Season
Written by William Seale
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588343918
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The Imperial Season
America's Capital in the Time of the First Ambassadors, 1893-1918
Written by William Seale


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $27.95

This story of the young city of Washington coming up in the international scene is populated with presidents, foreign diplomats, civil servants, architects, artists, and influential hosts and hostesses who were enamored of the idea of world power but had little idea of the responsibilities involved.

Between the Spanish American War and... Read more >
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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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