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Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s
Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s
Written by Mark Armstrong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812487
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Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s

Written by Mark Armstrong


Format: Trade Paperback, 6500 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
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The 1960s is one of the most exciting fashion decades of the twentieth century,
where British pop and youth culture created a stylish look that set trends all around the world. This book reveals how the 1960s British look was inspired by social changes and championed by innovative new designers like Mary Quant. Their unconventional... Read more >
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The Weaker Vessel
The Weaker Vessel
Written by Antonia Fraser
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The Weaker Vessel
Women's Lot in Seventeenth-Century England
Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
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The renowned historian and biographer Lady Antonia Fraser, author of Marie Antoinette, investigates the lot of women in seventeenth-century England. Drawing on period diaries, letters, and other papers, Fraser sketches portraits of a variety of women, both highborn and humble, during the tumultuous century between the death of Elizabeth and Queen... Read more >
The 40s: The Story of a Decade
The 40s: The Story of a Decade
Written by The New Yorker Magazine, Edited by Henry Finder, Contribution by W. H. Auden and Elizabeth Bishop, Introduction by David Remnick
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ISBN: 9780679644798
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The 40s: The Story of a Decade

Written by The New Yorker Magazine
Edited by Henry Finder
Contribution by W. H. Auden and Elizabeth Bishop
Introduction by David Remnick


Format: Hardcover, 720 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $30.00

Including contributions by W. H. Auden • Elizabeth Bishop • John Cheever • Janet Flanner • John Hersey • Langston Hughes • Shirley Jackson • A. J. Liebling • William Maxwell • Carson McCullers • Joseph Mitchell • Vladimir Nabokov • Ogden Nash • John O’Hara • George Orwell • V. S... Read more >
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The 40s: The Story of a Decade
The 40s: The Story of a Decade
Written by The New Yorker Magazine, Edited by Henry Finder, Contribution by W. H. Auden and Elizabeth Bishop, Introduction by David Remnick
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The 40s: The Story of a Decade

Written by The New Yorker Magazine
Edited by Henry Finder
Contribution by W. H. Auden and Elizabeth Bishop
Introduction by David Remnick


Format: eBook, 720 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.99

Including contributions by W. H. Auden • Elizabeth Bishop • John Cheever • Janet Flanner • John Hersey • Langston Hughes • Shirley Jackson • A. J. Liebling • William Maxwell • Carson McCullers • Joseph Mitchell • Vladimir Nabokov • Ogden Nash • John O’Hara • George Orwell • V. S... Read more >
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Gabriele D'Annunzio
Gabriele D'Annunzio
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
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ISBN: 9780307276551
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Gabriele D'Annunzio
Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $18.95

Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Nonfiction
Winner of the Costa Biography Award
**Washington Post Best Books of 2013**
**Economist Best Books of 2013**

This fascinating life of Gabriele d’Annunzio—the charismatic poet, bon vivant, and virulent nationalist who prefigured Mussolini—traces the early twentieth century’s trajectory from Romantic idealism to Fascist thuggery.
 
D’Annunzio was Italy’s premier...

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Hell Before Breakfast
Hell Before Breakfast
Written by Robert H. Patton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377210
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Hell Before Breakfast
America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefileds of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire
Written by Robert H. Patton


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $28.95

The first “war correspondent,” William H. Russell of The Times of London, described himself and his profession as “the miserable parent of a luckless tribe.” Others saw it differently: the war correspondent became the stuff of dreams and an urgent romantic calling. . . .
 
Now, Robert H. Patton, acclaimed historian...

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Hell Before Breakfast
Hell Before Breakfast
Written by Robert H. Patton
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Hell Before Breakfast
America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefileds of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire
Written by Robert H. Patton


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $14.99

The first “war correspondent,” William H. Russell of The Times of London, described himself and his profession as “the miserable parent of a luckless tribe.” Others saw it differently: the war correspondent became the stuff of dreams and an urgent romantic calling. . . .
 
Now, Robert H. Patton, acclaimed historian...

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Strange Glory
Strange Glory
Written by Charles Marsh
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ISBN: 9780307269812
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Strange Glory
A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Written by Charles Marsh


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $35.00

In the decades since his execution by the Nazis in 1945, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator, has become one of the most widely read and inspiring Christian thinkers of our time. Now, drawing on extensive new research, Strange Glory offers a definitive account, by turns majestic and intimate... Read more >
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Strange Glory
Strange Glory
Written by Charles Marsh
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ISBN: 9780385351690
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Strange Glory
A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Written by Charles Marsh


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $18.99

In the decades since his execution by the Nazis in 1945, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator, has become one of the most widely read and inspiring Christian thinkers of our time. Now, drawing on extensive new research, Strange Glory offers a definitive account, by turns majestic and intimate... Read more >
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The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword
The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword
Written by Steven J. Zaloga
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ISBN: 9781588344847
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The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword
The Rise and Fall of Russia's Strategic Nuclear Forces 1945-2000
Written by Steven J. Zaloga


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $34.95

The prevailing Western view of Russia’s Cold War strategic nuclear weapons policy is that it resulted from a two-part interplay between the leaders of the Communist Party and the military. Steven J. Zaloga has found that a third contributor—the Russian defense industry—also played a vital role.

Drawing from elusive Russian source material...

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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595157
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $28.95

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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The Embrace of Unreason
The Embrace of Unreason
Written by Frederick Brown
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ISBN: 9780385351638
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The Embrace of Unreason
France, 1914-1940
Written by Frederick Brown


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $14.99

From acclaimed biographer and cultural historian, author of For the Soul of France (“Masterful history” —Henry Kissinger), Zola (“Magnificent” —The New Yorker), and Flaubert (“Impeccable” —James Wood, cover, The New York Times Book Review)—a brilliant reconsideration of the events and the political, social, and religious movements that led to France’s embrace... Read more >
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The Eternal Nazi
The Eternal Nazi
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532433
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The Eternal Nazi
From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $27.95

From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim’s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world.

Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration camp for only a few months in 1941 but left a devastating mark... Read more >
The Eternal Nazi
The Eternal Nazi
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The Eternal Nazi
From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
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From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim’s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world.

Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration camp for only a few months in 1941 but left a devastating mark... Read more >
The Eternal Nazi
The Eternal Nazi
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet, Read by Paul Boehmer
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ISBN: 9780804166416
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The Eternal Nazi
From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet
Read by Paul Boehmer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $35.00

From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim’s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world.

Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration camp for only a few months in 1941 but left a devastating mark... Read more >
The Eternal Nazi
The Eternal Nazi
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet, Read by Paul Boehmer
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The Eternal Nazi
From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim
Written by Nicholas Kulish and Souad Mekhennet
Read by Paul Boehmer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $17.50

From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim’s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world.

Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration camp for only a few months in 1941 but left a devastating mark... Read more >
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Rising Sun, Falling Skies
Rising Sun, Falling Skies
Written by Jeffrey Cox
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780967264
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Rising Sun, Falling Skies
The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II
Written by Jeffrey Cox


Format: Hardcover, 504 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $29.95

A fresh look at the disastrous Java Sea Campaign of 1941–42 which heralded a wave of Japanese naval victories in the Pacific but which eventually sowed the seeds of their eventual change in fortunes.

In the immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor, the Japanese juggernaut quickly racked up victory after victory. Desperate...

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Rising Sun, Falling Skies
The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II
Written by Jeffrey Cox


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

A fresh look at the disastrous Java Sea Campaign of 1941–42 which heralded a wave of Japanese naval victories in the Pacific but which eventually sowed the seeds of their eventual change in fortunes.

In the immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor, the Japanese juggernaut quickly racked up victory after victory. Desperate...

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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


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

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Written by Nick Lipscombe
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ISBN: 9781472802774
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Bayonne and Toulouse 1813-14
Wellington invades France
Written by Nick Lipscombe


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

The news of Wellington's momentous victory at Vitoria on 21 June 1813 reached London in early July. The celebration spawned an expectation of a rapid conclusion to events in the Peninsula. His Majesty's Government gave authority for Wellington to invade France and made noises and plans for the redeployment of the... Read more >
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The Bridge at Andau
The Bridge at Andau
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
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ISBN: 9780804151481
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The Bridge at Andau
The Compelling True Story of a Brave, Embattled People
Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $7.99

The Bridge at Andau is James A. Michener at his most gripping. His classic nonfiction account of a doomed uprising is as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling novels. For five brief, glorious days in the autumn of 1956, the Hungarian revolution gave its people a glimpse at a...

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The Diners Out Handbook
The Diners Out Handbook
Written by Alfred H. Miles
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402950
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The Diners Out Handbook
A Pocket Handbook on the Manners and Customs of Society Functions
Written by Alfred H. Miles


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

This charming pocket handbook is a complete guide to the manners, customs and etiquette of the glamorous 1920s. Each chapter gives detailed instructions for a specific type of social event: what to expect, how to dress, suggested yarns for the raconteur and instructions for deft, witty self-expression. As lively and amusing...

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The Diners Out Handbook
Etiquette in the Jazz Age
Written by Alfred Miles


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $10.95

This charming pocket handbook is a complete guide to the manners, customs and etiquette of the glamorous 1920s. Each chapter gives detailed instructions for a specific type of social event: what to expect, how to dress, suggested yarns for the raconteur and instructions for deft, witty self-expression. As lively and amusing...

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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9
F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9
Written by Edward Young
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ISBN: 9781782003359
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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

Written by Edward Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $22.95

After Pearl Harbor, the US Navy's VF-9 carrier fighter group formed, seeing action in North Africa, The Marshalls, Kwajelein, Truk, the Marianas Turkey Shoot and on to Tokyo and Okinawa.

VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US... Read more >
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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

Written by Edward Young
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


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

After Pearl Harbor, the US Navy's VF-9 carrier fighter group formed, seeing action in North Africa, The Marshalls, Kwajelein, Truk, the Marianas Turkey Shoot and on to Tokyo and Okinawa.

VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US... Read more >
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