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Letters from the Front
Letters from the Front
Written by Andrew Roberts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803344
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Letters from the Front
From the First World War to the Present Day
Written by Andrew Roberts


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

Similar to Letters From Iwo Jima and All Quiet On The Western Front, this book tells the story of young men from many nations thrown into the crucible of war, fighting not just to survive, but to understand what was happening to them and their comrades. It tells it in the... Read more >
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Arthur Murray's Popularity Book
Arthur Murray's Popularity Book
Written by Arthur Murray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908402769
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Arthur Murray's Popularity Book
Vintage Advice and Wisdom from The Greatest Generation
Written by Arthur Murray


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

First published in 1944, The Popularity Book is a vintage guidebook full of wise and wonderful advice on living well, building poise and maintaining fulfilling relationships. Drawn from books, testimonials and magazines from the World War II era, this book shows the forthright common sense and romanticism of the “Greatest Generation”...

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Arthur Murray's Popularity Book
Vintage Advice and Wisdom from The Greatest Generation
Written by Arthur Murray


Format: eBook, 132 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $10.95

First published in 1944, The Popularity Book is a vintage guidebook full of wise and wonderful advice on living well, building poise and maintaining fulfilling relationships. Drawn from books, testimonials and magazines from the World War II era, this book shows the forthright common sense and romanticism of the “Greatest Generation”...

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1950s Childhood
Growing up in post-war Britain
Written by Janet Shepherd


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $7.95

The generation who grew up in Britain immediately after the Second World War are popularly called ‘The Baby Boomers’. As children, they experienced life in Britain from wartime austerity to the relative affluence of the late 1950s. Uniquely healthier and wealthier than previous generations, this first welfare state generation received free... Read more >
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Spas and Spa Visiting
Spas and Spa Visiting
Written by Ian Rotherham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813743
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Spas and Spa Visiting

Written by Ian Rotherham


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $12.95

The spa came into its own in Georgian Britain, with thousands flocking to take the waters at towns such as Bath, Cheltenham and Tunbridge Wells. As these towns grew, mixing with fashionable society became probably more important than seeking the benefits of bathing, which in any case often involved immersion in...

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Spas and Spa Visiting

Written by Ian Rotherham


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $7.95

The spa came into its own in Georgian Britain, with thousands flocking to take the waters at towns such as Bath, Cheltenham and Tunbridge Wells. As these towns grew, mixing with fashionable society became probably more important than seeking the benefits of bathing, which in any case often involved immersion in...

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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908179
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American Fun
Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt
Written by John Beckman


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $28.95

Here is an animated and wonderfully engaging work of cultural history that lays out America’s unruly past by describing the ways in which cutting loose has always been, and still is, an essential part of what it means to be an American.
 
From the time the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, Americans...

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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908186
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American Fun
Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt
Written by John Beckman


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

Here is an animated and wonderfully engaging work of cultural history that lays out America’s unruly past by describing the ways in which cutting loose has always been, and still is, an essential part of what it means to be an American.
 
From the time the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock, Americans...

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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
Written by David Brion Davis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269096
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

Written by David Brion Davis


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

From the revered historian, the long-awaited conclusion of the magisterial history of slavery and emancipation in Western culture that has been nearly fifty years in the making.

David Brion Davis is one of the foremost historians of the twentieth century, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft... Read more >
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
Written by David Brion Davis
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ISBN: 9780385351652
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

Written by David Brion Davis


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $15.99

From the revered historian, the long-awaited conclusion of the magisterial history of slavery and emancipation in Western culture that has been nearly fifty years in the making.

David Brion Davis is one of the foremost historians of the twentieth century, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft... Read more >
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Bananas
An American History
Written by Virginia Jenkins


Format: eBook, 210 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $16.95

Before 1880 most Americans had never seen a banana. By 1910 bananas were so common that streets were littered with their peels. Today Americans eat on average nearly seventy-five per year. More than a staple of the American diet, bananas have gained a secure place in the nation's culture and folklore... Read more >
Negroes and the Gun
Negroes and the Gun
Written by Nicholas Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148393
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Negroes and the Gun
The Black Tradition of Arms
Written by Nicholas Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 379 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $19.95

Chronicling the underappreciated black tradition of bearing arms for self-defense, this book presents an array of examples reaching back to the pre—Civil War era that demonstrate a willingness of African American men and women to use firearms when necessary to defend their families and communities. From Frederick Douglass’s advice to keep... Read more >
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Negroes and the Gun
The Black Tradition of Arms
Written by Nicholas Johnson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $11.99

Chronicling the underappreciated black tradition of bearing arms for self-defense, this book presents an array of examples reaching back to the pre—Civil War era that demonstrate a willingness of African American men and women to use firearms when necessary to defend their families and communities. From Frederick Douglass’s advice to keep... Read more >
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The Undivided Past
The Undivided Past
Written by David Cannadine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389596
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The Undivided Past
Humanity Beyond Our Differences
Written by David Cannadine


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $16.95

From one of our most acclaimed historians, a wise and provocative call to re-examine the way we look at the past: not merely as the story of incessant conflict between groups but also of human solidarity throughout the ages.

Investigating the six most salient categories of human identity, difference, and confrontation—religion, nation...

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Manifesting Minds
Manifesting Minds
Edited by Rick Doblin, Ph.D. and Brad Burge, Contribution by Albert Hoffman, Ram Dass and Sasha Shulgin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947265
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Manifesting Minds
A Review of Psychedelics in Science, Medicine, Sex, and Spirituality
Edited by Rick Doblin, Ph.D. and Brad Burge
Contribution by Albert Hoffman, Ram Dass and Sasha Shulgin


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

Featuring essays and interviews with Timothy Leary, Aldous Huxley, Ram Dass, Albert Hofmann, Alexander (Sasha) Shulgin, Daniel Pinchbeck, Tim Robbins, Arne Naess, and electronic musician Simon Posford, as well as groundbreaking research and personal accounts, this one-of-a-kind anthology is a "best of" collection of articles and essays published by the Multidisciplinary... Read more >
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Manifesting Minds
A Review of Psychedelics in Science, Medicine, Sex, and Spirituality
Edited by Rick Doblin, Ph.D. and Brad Burge
Contribution by Albert Hoffman, Ram Dass and Sasha Shulgin


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $19.95

Featuring essays and interviews with Timothy Leary, Aldous Huxley, Ram Dass, Albert Hofmann, Alexander (Sasha) Shulgin, Daniel Pinchbeck, Tim Robbins, Arne Naess, and electronic musician Simon Posford, as well as groundbreaking research and personal accounts, this one-of-a-kind anthology is a "best of" collection of articles and essays published by the Multidisciplinary... Read more >
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One Simple Idea
One Simple Idea
Written by Mitch Horowitz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307986498
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One Simple Idea
How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life
Written by Mitch Horowitz


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $24.00

From the millions-strong audiences of Oprah and The Secret to the mass-media ministries of evangelical figures like Joel Osteen and T. D. Jakes, to the motivational bestsellers and New Age seminars to the twelve-step programs and support groups of the recovery movement and to the rise of positive psychology and stress-reduction... Read more >
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One Simple Idea
One Simple Idea
Written by Mitch Horowitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986504
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One Simple Idea
How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life
Written by Mitch Horowitz


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the millions-strong audiences of Oprah and The Secret to the mass-media ministries of evangelical figures like Joel Osteen and T. D. Jakes, to the motivational bestsellers and New Age seminars to the twelve-step programs and support groups of the recovery movement and to the rise of positive psychology and stress-reduction... Read more >
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One Simple Idea
One Simple Idea
Written by Mitch Horowitz, Read by Mitch Horowitz
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128216
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One Simple Idea
How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life
Written by Mitch Horowitz
Read by Mitch Horowitz


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $22.50

From the millions-strong audiences of Oprah and The Secret to the mass-media ministries of evangelical figures like Joel Osteen and T. D. Jakes, to the motivational bestsellers and New Age seminars to the twelve-step programs and support groups of the recovery movement and to the rise of positive psychology and stress-reduction... Read more >
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The Walrus and the Elephants
The Walrus and the Elephants
Written by James A. Mitchell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609804671
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The Walrus and the Elephants
John Lennon's Years of Revolution
Written by James A. Mitchell


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $23.95

Nineteen-seventy-one was the year John Lennon left London and pop stardom for a life in New York City as a solo artist, record producer and activist looking to help end the war in Vietnam. He settled in Greenwich Village and quickly came to be seen by the leaders of the faltering... Read more >
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The Walrus and the Elephants
John Lennon's Years of Revolution
Written by James A. Mitchell


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $23.95

Nineteen-seventy-one was the year John Lennon left London and pop stardom for a life in New York City as a solo artist, record producer and activist looking to help end the war in Vietnam. He settled in Greenwich Village and quickly came to be seen by the leaders of the faltering... Read more >
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Things a Woman Wants to Know
with an illustrated section on the folding of serviettes
Written by Isobel of Home Notes


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $10.95

This book of handy hints for the new housewife was first published in the Edwardian era, and includes recipes, medical advice, fashion tips and the dangers that can lurk in the home (e.g. the unhealthiness of carpets and the poisonous colors of wallpaper). In this new edition, the most unusual entertaining... Read more >
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Titled Americans, 1890
AThe Real Heiresses' Guide to Marrying An Aristocrat
Written by Chauncey M Depew
Introduction by Dr. Eric Homberger


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

This unique reproduction is the how-to directory which guided wealthy American heiresses in their quest to marry a titled British aristocrat in the turn-of-the-century Downton Abbey era, the core story of the TV series itself. A fascinating Introduction to the "Dollar Princess" trade by noted historian Eric Homberger explains the phenomenon...

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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534574
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $28.95

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal... Read more >
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Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534581
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.99

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal... Read more >
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