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Concrete Hell: Urban Warfare From Stalingrad to Iraq

Written by Louis Dimarco


Format: eBook, 232 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $9.95

Throughout history cities have been at the center of warfare, from sieges to street-fighting, from peace-keeping to coups de mains. Sun Tzu admonished his readers of The Art of War that the lowest realization of warfare was to attack a fortified city. Indeed, although strategists have advised against it across the... Read more >
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The Year of Dreaming Dangerously

Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $15.95

Call it the year of dreaming dangerously: 2011 caught the world off guard with a series of shattering events. While protesters in New York, Cairo, London, and Athens took to the streets in pursuit of emancipation, obscure destructive fantasies inspired the world’s racist populists in places as far apart as Hungary... Read more >
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The Year of Dreaming Dangerously
The Year of Dreaming Dangerously
Written by Slavoj Zizek, Introduction by Michel Eltchaninoff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680421
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The Year of Dreaming Dangerously

Written by Slavoj Zizek
Introduction by Michel Eltchaninoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 142 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95

Call it the year of dreaming dangerously: 2011 caught the world off guard with a series of shattering events. While protesters in New York, Cairo, London, and Athens took to the streets in pursuit of emancipation, obscure destructive fantasies inspired the world’s racist populists in places as far apart as Hungary... Read more >
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None of Us Were Like This Before
None of Us Were Like This Before
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844678846
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None of Us Were Like This Before
American Soldiers and Torture
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 4, 2012
Price: $16.95

None of Us Were Like This Before recounts the dark journey of a tank battalion as its focus switched from conventional military duties to guerilla warfare and prisoner detention. Author Joshua E. S. Phillips tells a story of ordinary soldiers, ill trained for the responsibilities foisted upon them, who descended into... Read more >
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India
India
Written by Patrick French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473486
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India
A Portrait
Written by Patrick French


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $16.95

A monumental biography of the Indian subcontinent from the award-winning author of The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V. S. Naipaul.
 
Second only to China in the magnitude of its economic miracle and second to none in its potential to shape the new century, India is fast undergoing...

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The Night Wanderers
The Night Wanderers
Written by Wojciech Jagielski, Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609803506
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The Night Wanderers
Uganda's Children and the Lord's Resistance Army
Written by Wojciech Jagielski
Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $18.95

Fleeing the aggressive reach of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and their brutal leader Joseph Kony, on an average night in northern Uganda tens of thousands of children head for the city centers to avoid capture. They find refuge on the floors of aid agencies or in the streets. In recent years... Read more >
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10 Years That Shook the World
10 Years That Shook the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804138
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10 Years That Shook the World
A Timeline of Events from 2001
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $12.95

From 9/11 to the launch of the iPod, from the creation of "Gmail: to the 2004 tsunami, from the Enron Bankruptcy to the killing of Osama bin Laden, 10 Years That Shook the World is the story of an extraordinary decade. For each year, Loretta Napoleoni presents events not as a... Read more >
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The Night Wanderers
Uganda's Children and the Lord's Resistance Army
Written by Wojciech Jagielski
Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $18.95

Fleeing the aggressive reach of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and their brutal leader Joseph Kony, on an average night in northern Uganda tens of thousands of children head for the city centers to avoid capture. They find refuge on the floors of aid agencies or in the streets. In recent years... Read more >
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US Army Soldier
Baghdad 2003-04
Written by Kenneth Estes
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 113 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

Osprey's survey of US Army soldiers' participation in the war in Iraq. In April 2003, after a month of heavy bombardment, Baghdad fell under coalition forces' control. The forces established the Coalition Provisional Authority and in the heart of the city, an 8km square mile "Green Zone" was formed to maintain... Read more >
Tomorrow's War (Science Fiction Wargaming Rules)
Tomorrow's War (Science Fiction Wargaming Rules)
Written by Shawn Carpenter and Robby Carpenter, Illustrated by Fabien Esnard-Lascombe, Jesse McGibney and Peter Johnston
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849085311
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Tomorrow's War (Science Fiction Wargaming Rules)

Written by Shawn Carpenter and Robby Carpenter
Illustrated by Fabien Esnard-Lascombe, Jesse McGibney and Peter Johnston


Format: Hardcover, 260 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $34.95

A miniatures wargame of gritty futuristic combat, Tomorrow's War projects the tactics and technology of today's military conflicts two hundred years into the future. While robot drones, anti-gravity vehicles, and advanced battle-suit technology have changed the face of warfare, the essentials of combined-arms tactics have remained constant. Using the popular Force... Read more >
10 Years That Shook the World
A Timeline of Events from 2001
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $12.95

September 11, 2001, is considered the main event, but the changes of the decade go far beyond the menace of terrorism and the war on terror. The technological revolution, the wide use of the Internet, and the advent of social media are just some of the innovations that grew to define... Read more >
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Crawling from the Wreckage
Crawling from the Wreckage
Written by Gwynne Dyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307358929
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Crawling from the Wreckage

Written by Gwynne Dyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $18.50

Gwynne Dyer is cheering up. Sure, the past decade has had more than its share of stupid wars, obsessions about terrorism, denial about climate change, rapacious turbo-capitalism, and lies, lies, lies. But signs of progress actually do abound. While the world is far from perfect as we embark on a fresh... Read more >
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When the World Calls
The Inside Story of the Peace COrps and Its First Fifty Years
Written by Stanley Meisler


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $26.95

A complete and revealing history of the Peace Corps—in time for its fiftieth anniversary
 
When the World Calls is the first complete and balanced look at the Peace Corps's first fifty years. Stanley Meisler's engaging narrative exposes Washington infighting, presidential influence, and the Volunteers' unique struggles abroad. He deftly unpacks the complicated...

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World Report 2011
World Report 2011
Written by Human Rights Watch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229217
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World Report 2011
Events of 2010
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: Trade Paperback, 664 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $30.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
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The People Reloaded
The People Reloaded
Edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935554387
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The People Reloaded
The Green Movement and the Struggle for Iran's Future
Edited by Nader Hashemi and Danny Postel


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $18.95

A definitive collection of essays and documents on the movement behind Iran's mass protests

Since June of 2009, the Islamic Republic of Iran has seen the most dramatic political upheaval in its three decades of rule. What began as a series of mass protests over the official results of a presidential election—engendering... Read more >
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World Report 2006
Events of 2005
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
World Report 2007
Events of 2006
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
World Report 2008
Events of 2007
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
World Report 2009
Events of 2008
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $25.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
World Report 2010
Events of 2009
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $25.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
World Report 2011
Events of 2010
Written by Human Rights Watch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $30.00

Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.
Written in straightforward, non-technical language, Human Rights Watch World Report prioritizes events in the most affected countries during... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Crawling from the Wreckage
Crawling from the Wreckage
Written by Gwynne Dyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307358936
Our Price: $13.99
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Crawling from the Wreckage

Written by Gwynne Dyer


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $13.99

Gwynne Dyer is cheering up. Sure, the past decade has had more than its share of stupid wars, obsessions about terrorism, denial about climate change, rapacious turbo-capitalism, and lies, lies, lies. But signs of progress actually do abound. While the world is far from perfect as we embark on a fresh... Read more >
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The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan
The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Edited by Nick Turse, Contribution by Tariq Ali, Andrew J. Bacevich, Dominique Bari and Rodric Braithwaite
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844674510
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The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan

Edited by Nick Turse
Contribution by Tariq Ali, Andrew J. Bacevich, Dominique Bari and Rodric Braithwaite


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2010
Price: $14.95

Known as the graveyard of empires, Afghanistan has now been singled out as Obama’s “just war,” the destination for an additional thirty thousand US troops in an effort to shore up an increasingly desperate occupation. Nick Turse brings together a range of leading commentators, politicians, and military strategists to analyze America’s... Read more >
Runaway Devil
Runaway Devil
Written by Robert Remington and Sherri Zickefoose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771073618
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Runaway Devil
How Forbidden Love Drove a 12-Year-Old to Murder Her Family
Written by Robert Remington and Sherri Zickefoose


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $17.95

Marc and Debra seemed to have it all — a lovely home in the Prairie town of Medicine Hat, fulfilling careers, a supportive marriage, and two beautiful children: eight-year-old Jacob and twelve-year-old JR. After years of struggle to reach this point, they finally felt their future held promise. But on April... Read more >
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The Snakehead
The Snakehead
Written by Patrick Radden Keefe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279279
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The Snakehead
An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream
Written by Patrick Radden Keefe


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $16.95

In this thrilling panorama of real-life events, Patrick Radden Keefe investigates a secret world run by a surprising criminal: a charismatic middle-aged grandmother, who from a tiny noodle shop in New York’s Chinatown managed a multi-million dollar business smuggling people.
 
Keefe reveals the inner workings of Sister Ping’s complex empire and recounts... Read more >
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