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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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Fortifications of the Western Front 1914-18

Written by Paddy Griffith
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.95

Following the early battles of 1914 along the Marne and in the Ypres salient, World War I rapidly changed from a war of movement into one of attrition, with the opposing sides entrenching themselves in a line of fortified positions from the Flanders coastline to the Swiss border. This volume details... Read more >
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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Gabriele d'Annunzio
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
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ISBN: 9780385349703
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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $14.99

Godfather to Mussolini, national hero of Italy and the WWI irredentist movement, literary icon of Joyce and Pound, lover of actress Eleonora Duse: here is Lucy Hughes-Hallett’s extraordinary biography of Gabriele d’Annunzio, poet, bon vivant, harbinger of Italian fascism.

Gabriele d’Annunzio was Italy’s premier poet at a time when poetry mattered enough...

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Luftwaffe Schlachtgruppen

Written by John Weal
Illustrated by John Weal


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $16.95

One of the most important, and yet least publicised, components of the front-line Luftwaffe was the Schlacht, or ground attack, arm. This book details the Schlacht units who were in the thick of the fighting from the first day of the war until the last. They played a vital part in... Read more >
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Written by Edward Erickson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780965901
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Written by Edward Erickson


Format: Trade Paperback, 53 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $18.95

Mustafa Kemal was one of the 20th century's greatest combat commanders. Winston Churchill labeled him as a 'Man of Destiny', his service at Gallipoli and in the War of Independence were pivotal in the success of Turkish armies. Moreover, after leading the Nationalist army to victory and establishing the modern Turkish... Read more >
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Written by Edward Erickson
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $9.95

Mustafa Kemal was one of the 20th century’s greatest combat commanders. Born in Salonika to a middle–class family, this book follows the life of a great commander who served in the Italo–Turkish War of 1911–12 and the Balkan Wars of 1912-13 before taking command of the 19th Division based in Gallipoli... Read more >
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Operation Compass 1940
Wavell's whirlwind offensive 1
Written by Jon Latimer
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's Campaign title for the first battle of the desert war, Operation Compass, which was originally envisaged as a spoiling attack, combined with a reconnaissance in force to disrupt the Italian forces that had advanced into Egypt in September 1940. Lt Gen. Richard O'Connor launched what amounted to a British 'Blitzkrieg'. In... Read more >
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Il-2 Shturmovik Guards Units of World War 2

Written by Oleg Rastrenin
Illustrated by A. Yurgenson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

Over 43,000 Il-2/10s were built between 1941 and 1955, more than any other combat aircraft in history, making this one of the most important Soviet aircraft deployed in World War II (1939-1945). Built originally as a two-seater, the Il-2 had lost the rear gunner's position by the time the aircraft started... Read more >
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US Army Tank Crewman 1941-45
European Theater of Operations (ETO) 1944-45
Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $14.95

Revealing what it was like to live and fight in a medium tank during World War II (1939-1945), this book is structured around the career of a single tanker from 37th Tank Battalion, 4th Armored Division. The focus is largely on the crew of an M4 Sherman, though light tank service... Read more >
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US Special Warfare Units in the Pacific Theater 1941-45
Scouts, Raiders, Rangers and Reconnaissance Units
Written by Gordon Rottman


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.95

The bitter fighting in the Pacific Theater required new forms of warfare, and the gathering of detailed intelligence information on the remote and varied islands and their determined defenders. As a result, new scout, raider and reconnaissance units were formed‹the pioneers of today's special forces. Some units were small, while others... Read more >
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Map of the New York World's Fair 1939
Map of the New York World's Fair 1939
Written by Hagstrom Company
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402554
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Map of the New York World's Fair 1939
How to Get There By Subway and Automobile
Written by Hagstrom Company


Format: Non-traditional book, 1 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $9.95

The New York World's Fair in 1939 was an historic event attended by 44 million people and left an indelible impression for generations. Set in a portfolio package, MAP OF THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR 1939 is a beautiful reproduction of the original souvenir map for today's armchair travelers.

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Real Life Drama
Real Life Drama
Written by Wendy Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805997
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Real Life Drama
The Group Theatre and America 1931-1940
Written by Wendy Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $20.00

Real Life Drama is the classic history of the remarkable group that revitalized American theater in the 1930s by engaging urgent social and moral issues that still resonate today.
 
Born in the turbulent decade of the Depression, the Group Theatre revolutionized American arts. Wendy Smith's dramatic narrative brings the influential troupe and... Read more >
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Real Life Drama
Real Life Drama
Written by Wendy Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830982
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Real Life Drama
The Group Theatre and America, 1931-1940
Written by Wendy Smith


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

Real Life Drama is the classic history of the remarkable group that revitalized American theater in the 1930s by engaging urgent social and moral issues that still resonate today.
 
Born in the turbulent decade of the Depression, the Group Theatre revolutionized American arts. Wendy Smith's dramatic narrative brings the influential troupe and... Read more >
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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
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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
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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
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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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