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Japanese Army in World War II
The South Pacific and New Guinea, 1942-43
Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Japanese conquest of the Pacific comprised of a complex series of widely scattered operations; their intent was to neutralize American, Commonwealth, and Dutch forces, seize regions rich in economic resources, and secure an outer defense line for their empire. Although their conquest was successful, the forces deployed from Japan and... Read more >
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Japanese Army in World War II
Conquest of the Pacific 1941-42
Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Japanese conquest of the Pacific comprised of a complex series of widely scattered operations; their intent was to neutralize American, Commonwealth, and Dutch forces, seize regions rich in economic resources, and secure an outer defense line for their empire. Although their conquest was successful, the forces deployed from Japan and... Read more >
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Mobile Strike Forces in Vietnam 1966-70

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

US Special Forces in Vietnam created and trained the Civilian Irregular Defense Group, a large paramilitary organization designed to operate out of fortified camps in remote areas and protect the local population from Viet Cong incursions, whilst conducting border surveillance, raids and combat patrols in the local area. Their fortified camps... Read more >
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The Modern Cyclist, 1923
The Modern Cyclist, 1923
Written by William Fitzwater Wray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908402622
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The Modern Cyclist, 1923
For all Wayfarers
Written by William Fitzwater Wray


Format: Trade Paperback, 140 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $12.95

A guide to all aspects of cycling and vacations in Britain during the 1920s, including "learning to ride", "traps for the unwary" and "laws and customs of the road". The second section takes a tour of the roads and lodging houses of Britain and Northern France - including hints on the... Read more >
US Airborne Units in the Mediterranean Theater 1942-44

Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

This book is the first of three to examine the genesis, organization and operational deployment of the US airborne divisions in World War II. It discusses early airborne units, detailing how and why they were formed. Task organization for combat, details of attached units, tactics, and weapons and equipment are examined... Read more >
Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679643470
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $30.00

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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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
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ISBN: 9780679645382
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $12.99

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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Spacefarers
Spacefarers
Edited by Michael J. Neufeld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623199
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Spacefarers
Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight
Edited by Michael J. Neufeld


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: July 9, 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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Facing the Torturer
Facing the Torturer
Written by Francois Bizot, Translated by Charlotte Mandell and Antoine Andouard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307475145
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Facing the Torturer

Written by Francois Bizot
Translated by Charlotte Mandell and Antoine Andouard


Format: Trade Paperback, 228 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

In 1999, the media reported the arrest of Duch, aka the Butcher of Tuol Sleng—the most notorious torturer and executioner of the Cambodian genocide. Duch’s unexpected arrest after years in hiding presented François Bizot with his first opportunity to confront the man who’d held him captive for three months in 1973...

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Six Months in 1945
Six Months in 1945
Written by Michael Dobbs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456670
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Six Months in 1945
FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman--from World War to Cold War
Written by Michael Dobbs


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

When Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin met in Yalta in February 1945, Hitler’s armies were on the run, and victory was imminent. The Big Three wanted to draft a blueprint for a lasting peace—but instead they set the stage for a forty-four year division of Europe into Soviet and Western spheres of...

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The Algerian War 1954-62

Written by Martin Windrow
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

It is hard to convey the public impact of France's war to maintain her colonial grip on Algeria; yet in the late 1950s this ugly conflict dominated Europe's media to almost the same extent as would Vietnam ten years later. It brought France to the very verge of military coup d'etat... Read more >
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Brewster F2A Buffalo Aces of World War 2

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $15.95

Entering service with the US Navy as a carrier-borne fighter, the Brewster F2A, later named Buffalo by the British and simply the Brewster by the Finns, saw relatively little service with its own nation. Indeed, it was to see action on just one occasion in US colors: the engagement off Midway... Read more >
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The British Army 1939-45 (1)
North-West Europe
Written by Martin Brayley
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

The Second World War was Britain's last as a world power. For a year it saw Britain standing alone against the fascist dictatorships; winning it cost the sacrifice of the entire national wealth. This first book of three describes the uniforms developed for European service. It traces the appearance of the... Read more >
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The British Army 1939-45 (3)
The Far East
Written by Martin Brayley
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

The lightning Japanese offensives in the Far East in 1941/42 inflicted a series of costly defeats on the ill-prepared and badly supported British Commonwealth forces in Malaya and Burma. The 'forgotten' 14th Army on the India-Burma border slowly built up its strength and its tactical expertise; and Wingate's 'Chindits' proved that... Read more >
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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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Chicago School of Architecture
Chicago School of Architecture
Written by Rolf Achilles
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812395
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Chicago School of Architecture
Building the Modern City, 1880-1910
Written by Rolf Achilles


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.95

The perfect introduction to a style of architecture that has transformed the look of the modern age in America and the rest of the world, this book reveals Chicago's architecture as constantly pushing boundaries over a century and a half through design innovation and a wholly new and creative use of... Read more >
The French Indochina War 1946-54

Written by Martin Windrow
Illustrated by Mike Chappell


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

The states of Indochina had been French colonies or protectorates since the 19th century. However, in March 1945 the Japanese interned all French troops and officials, and turned over all civil government to local authorities. The power vacuum caused by the Japanese surrender allowed the Viet Minh, a strong revolutionary organisation... Read more >
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The Polish Army 1939-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Hook


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

Poland was the first of the Allied nations to succumb to German aggression in the Second World War, but by the most tortuous of routes her army managed to remain in the field through all five years of bloody fighting. Polish soldiers fought in nearly every major campaign in the European... Read more >
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Royal Coronations
Royal Coronations
Written by Lucinda Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812203
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Salerno 1943
Salerno 1943
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780962498
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Salerno 1943
The Allies invade southern Italy
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $21.95

In mid-September 1943, as the opening move of the Allied campaign to liberate the mainland of Italy, an Anglo-American invasion force landed on the beaches of the Gulf of Salerno, only a few dozen miles to the south of Naples. Italy had just surrendered, and the soldiers in the landing craft... Read more >
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Salerno 1943
The Allies invade southern Italy
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $15.95

In mid-September 1943, as the opening move of the Allied campaign to liberate the mainland of Italy, an Anglo-American invasion force landed on the beaches of the Gulf of Salerno, only a few dozen miles to the south of Naples. Italy had just surrendered, and the soldiers in the landing craft... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39

Written by Patrick Turnbull
Illustrated by Jeffrey Burn


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

By the spring of 1936 an armed clash was imminent between the forces of Spain's extreme Left and extreme Right. Viewed largely as a confrontation between democracy and fascism, the resulting civil war proved to be of enormous international significance. Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy intervened to assist General Franco, while... Read more >
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Full Body Burden
Full Body Burden
Written by Kristen Iversen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307955654
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Full Body Burden
Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats
Written by Kristen Iversen


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $15.00

Full Body Burden is Kristen Iversen's story of growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant. It's also a book about the destructive power of secretsboth family secrets and government secrets. Her father's hidden liquor bottles, the strange cancers in children in the...

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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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