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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 >
Shenandoah Valley 1862
Shenandoah Valley 1862
Written by Clayton Donnell and James Donnell, Illustrated by Adam Hook
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780963785
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Shenandoah Valley 1862
Stonewall Jackson outmaneuvers the Union
Written by Clayton Donnell and James Donnell
Illustrated by Adam Hook


Format: Trade Paperback, 60 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $21.95

"Stonewall" Jackson's Valley Campaign saw a Confederate Army outmaneuver and defeat three times their number of Union troops in a lightning-swift campaign in the following battles: First Kernstown, McDowell, Front Royal, First Winchester, Cross Keys, Port Republic.

On the morning of June 9 1862, victorious Confederate troops under the command of Major General... Read more >
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Shenandoah Valley 1862
Stonewall Jackson outmaneuvers the Union
Written by Clayton Donnell and James Donnell
Illustrated by Adam Hook


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

"Stonewall" Jackson's Valley Campaign saw a Confederate Army outmaneuver and defeat three times their number of Union troops in a lightning-swift campaign in the following battles: First Kernstown, McDowell, Front Royal, First Winchester, Cross Keys, Port Republic.

On the morning of June 9 1862, victorious Confederate troops under the command of Major General... Read more >
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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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Blackbeard's Last Fight - Pirate Hunting in North Carolina 1718

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: June 20, 2013
Price: $18.95

In April 1713 the War of the Spanish Succession came to an end. During the conflict hundreds of privateers - licenced pirates - preyed on enemy shipping throughout the Caribbean. These privateers now found themselves out of a job, and many turned to piracy. One of theme was Edward Teach -... Read more >
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A-10 Thunderbolt II Units of Operation Enduring Freedom 2002-07
A-10 Thunderbolt II Units of Operation Enduring Freedom 2002-07
Written by Gary Wetzel, Illustrated by Jim Laurier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780963044
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A-10 Thunderbolt II Units of Operation Enduring Freedom 2002-07

Written by Gary Wetzel
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $22.95

In the early 1970s, the USAF, still fresh in the mire of the Vietnam War, began the search for a more effective aircraft to conduct the CAS mission. With aircraft losses climbing, the need for an aircraft that could withstand punishment as well as deliver it was unmistakable. Looking at past... Read more >
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A-10 Thunderbolt II Units of Operation Enduring Freedom 2002-07

Written by Gary Wetzel
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


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

In the early 1970s, the USAF, still fresh in the mire of the Vietnam War, began the search for a more effective aircraft to conduct the CAS mission. With aircraft losses climbing, the need for an aircraft that could withstand punishment as well as deliver it was unmistakable. Looking at past... Read more >
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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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American Civil War Armies (4)
State Troops
Written by Philip Katcher
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


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

"The War between the States" is the term used for the American Civil War (1861-1865)throughout much of the South even today. Many on both sides – not just the South – felt that they were serving their states as much, if not more, than their central governments. Many of the states... Read more >
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Blackbeard's Last Fight - Pirate Hunting in North Carolina 1718
Blackbeard's Last Fight - Pirate Hunting in North Carolina 1718
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Mark Stacey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961958
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Blackbeard's Last Fight - Pirate Hunting in North Carolina 1718

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Mark Stacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $18.95

In April 1713 the War of the Spanish Succession came to an end. During the conflict hundreds of privateers - licenced pirates - preyed on enemy shipping throughout the Caribbean. These privateers now found themselves out of a job, and many turned to piracy. One of theme was Edward Teach -... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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 >
First Bull Run 1861
The South's first victory
Written by Alan Hankinson


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

At Bull Run, two inexperienced, ill-trained and poorly led armies clashed in the opening engagement of the American Civil War (1861-1865). Culminating in a stalwart defensive fight by Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson's Virginia Brigade, this is the story of the Confederacy's first victory. The author investigates the personalities of the principal commanders... Read more >
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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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Gravelotte-St-Privat 1870
End of the Second Empire
Written by Philipp Elliot-Wright


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

Gravelotte-St-Privat was probably the hardest fought of all the battles of the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871). Attacked by superior Prussian forces from both the First and Second armies, Marshal Bazaine's French Army of the Rhine inflicted heavy casualties on the advancing Prussian's before finally being forced to retreat into the fortress city... Read more >
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