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Land of the Free
Wargames Rules for North America 1754-1815
Written by Joe Krone


Format: eBook, 148 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.99

This set of rules allows players to start with small warbands of 10-20 miniatures of any scale and develop their forces over time, building them up into armies of hundreds of models! No matter the size of a player's collection, these rules will provide an enjoyable game.

England and France set... Read more >
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Ship Spotter's Guide
Ship Spotter's Guide
Written by Angus Konstam
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472808691
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Ship Spotter's Guide

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $9.95

Ships have been part of military campaigns since the Ancient world, and this expertly illustrated and detailed Spotter's Guide offers a look at the 40 most iconic and recognizable ships throughout history. From the Viking longship through to the powerful modern aircraft carriers, and from the ironclads of the American Civil... Read more >
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Ship Spotter's Guide

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $7.95

Ships have been part of military campaigns since the Ancient world, and this expertly illustrated and detailed Spotter's Guide offers a look at the 40 most iconic and recognizable ships throughout history. From the Viking longship through to the powerful modern aircraft carriers, and from the ironclads of the American Civil... Read more >
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Waterloo 1815 (1)
Written by John Franklin, Illustrated by Gerry Embleton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803634
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Quatre Bras
Written by John Franklin
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

To coincide with the 2015 bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo, Osprey publishes Waterloo 1815, a definitive three volume history of the historic battle. Based on new research drawn from unpublished first-hand accounts and illustrations, Waterloo 1815 provides a detailed resource for all aspects of the famous battle.

This first volume of... Read more >
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Waterloo 1815 (1)
Quatre Bras
Written by John Franklin
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


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

To coincide with the 2015 bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo, Osprey publishes Waterloo 1815, a definitive three volume history of the historic battle. Based on new research drawn from unpublished first-hand accounts and illustrations, Waterloo 1815 provides a detailed resource for all aspects of the famous battle.

This first volume of... Read more >
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The Ends of the Earth
The Ends of the Earth
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780804153485
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The Ends of the Earth

Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 498 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2014
Price: $14.99

Author of Balkan Ghosts, Robert D. Kaplan now travels from West Africa to Southeast Asia to report on a world of disintegrating nation-states, warring nationalities, metastasizing populations, and dwindling resources. He emerges with a gritty tour de force of travel writing and political journalism. Whether he is walking through a shantytown... Read more >
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Ambition and Desire
Ambition and Desire
Written by Kate Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345522832
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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Ambition and Desire
Ambition and Desire
Written by Kate Williams
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ISBN: 9780345522856
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Ambition and Desire
The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Written by Kate Williams


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.
 
Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed. Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife, Josephine, came to power... Read more >
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China 1945
China 1945
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595881
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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China 1945
China 1945
Written by Richard Bernstein
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ISBN: 9780385353519
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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Dispatches from the Front
Dispatches from the Front
Written by David Halton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771038136
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Dispatches from the Front
The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Written by David Halton


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $34.95

As senior war correspondent for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during the Second World War, Matthew Halton reported from the front lines in Italy and Northwest Europe and became “the voice of Canada at war.” His gripping, passionate broadcasts chronicled the victories and losses of Canadian soldiers and made him a national...

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Dispatches from the Front
Dispatches from the Front
Written by David Halton
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ISBN: 9780771038211
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Dispatches from the Front
The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Written by David Halton


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.99

As senior war correspondent for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during the Second World War, Matthew Halton reported from the front lines in Italy and Northwest Europe and became “the voice of Canada at war.” His gripping, passionate broadcasts chronicled the victories and losses of Canadian soldiers and made him a national...

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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
The Fast Times of Albert Champion
Written by Peter Joffre Nye
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149642
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


Format: Hardcover, 460 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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Seizing Freedom
Seizing Freedom
Written by David Roediger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686096
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: Hardcover, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: eBook, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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When Lions Roar
When Lions Roar
Written by Thomas Maier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956798
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When Lions Roar
The Churchills and the Kennedys
Written by Thomas Maier


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

The first comprehensive history of the deeply entwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys and what their “special relationship” meant for Great Britain and the United States
 
When Lions Roar begins in the mid-1930s at Chartwell, Winston Churchill's country estate, with new revelations surrounding a secret business deal orchestrated by... Read more >
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When Lions Roar
When Lions Roar
Written by Thomas Maier
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ISBN: 9780307956811
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When Lions Roar
The Churchills and the Kennedys
Written by Thomas Maier


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $14.99

The first comprehensive history of the deeply entwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys and what their “special relationship” meant for Great Britain and the United States
 
When Lions Roar begins in the mid-1930s at Chartwell, Winston Churchill's country estate, with new revelations surrounding a secret business deal orchestrated by... Read more >
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

USAF Rolling Thunder strike missions tactically assaulted North Vietnamese defenses, overcoming MiG fighter jets and SAM (surface to air) missiles to devastate North Vietnam's industrial base strategically.

Despite its "F-for-fighter" designation, the F-105 was designed and purchased to give the USAF an aircraft for delivery of nuclear weapons at very high... Read more >
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War
F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War
Written by Peter Davies, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008040
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F-105 Thunderchief MiG Killers of the Vietnam War

Written by Peter Davies
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $22.95

USAF Rolling Thunder strike missions tactically assaulted North Vietnamese defenses, overcoming MiG fighter jets and SAM (surface to air) missiles to devastate North Vietnam's industrial base strategically.

Despite its "F-for-fighter" designation, the F-105 was designed and purchased to give the USAF an aircraft for delivery of nuclear weapons at very high... Read more >
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Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
Written by Sarah Downing
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813545
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Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
1564-1616
Written by Sarah Downing


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.95

Garments and accessories are prominent in almost all of William Shakespeare's plays, from Hamlet and Othello to A Midsummer Night's Dream and Twelfth Night. The statement 'the apparel oft proclaims the man' was one that would have resonated with their audiences: the rise of England's merchant class had made issues of... Read more >
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Jack the Ripper
Jack the Ripper
Written by Victor Stapleton
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ISBN: 9781472806062
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Jack the Ripper
The Murders, the Mystery, the Myth
Written by Victor Stapleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

It has been over one hundred years since Jack the Ripper spread death and terror through the streets of Whitechapel, but time has done little to unwrap the mystery behind the murders. If anything, the story of Jack is now more confusing, obscure, and mysterious than ever. With every passing generation... Read more >
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Jack the Ripper
The Murders, the Mystery, the Myth
Written by Victor Stapleton


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

It has been over one hundred years since Jack the Ripper spread death and terror through the streets of Whitechapel, but time has done little to unwrap the mystery behind the murders. If anything, the story of Jack is now more confusing, obscure, and mysterious than ever. With every passing generation... Read more >
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Ramillies 1706
Ramillies 1706
Written by Michael McNally
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782008224
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Ramillies 1706
Marlborough's tactical masterpiece
Written by Michael McNally


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $21.95

Ramillies 1706 details one of the most important clashes in the War of the Spanish Succession, a battle that secure the Duke of Marlborough's place in history and helped determine the future of Europe.

In 1706, as the War of Spanish Succession dragged on, France's Louis XIV was eager for peace, but... Read more >
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Ramillies 1706
Marlborough's tactical masterpiece
Written by Michael McNally


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $15.95

Ramillies 1706 details one of the most important clashes in the War of the Spanish Succession, a battle that secure the Duke of Marlborough's place in history and helped determine the future of Europe.

In 1706, as the War of Spanish Succession dragged on, France's Louis XIV was eager for peace, but... Read more >
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