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Elephant Company

(Available April 14, 2015)
Elephant Company
Written by Vicki Croke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981650
Our Price: $17.00
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Elephant Company
The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
Written by Vicki Croke


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $17.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill

 
Billy Williams came to colonial Burma in... Read more >
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The Forgotten Air Force

(Available April 14, 2015)
The Forgotten Air Force
Written by Anthony Christopher Cain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935623779
Our Price: $32.95
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The Forgotten Air Force
French Air Doctrine in the 1930s
Written by Anthony Christopher Cain


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $32.95

Germany's 1940 defeat of the Armée de l'air, perhaps the world's preeminent air force at the close of World War I, is commonly attributed to incompetent French leadership. Drawing on primary French sources not previously available to historians, Cain argues that in the 1930s the French Air Force was intellectually and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Letters to Palestine

(Available April 14, 2015)
Letters to Palestine
Edited by Vijay Prashad
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781784780678
Our Price: $14.95
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Letters to Palestine
Writers Respond to War and Occupation
Edited by Vijay Prashad


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $14.95

Operation Protective Edge, Israel’s seven-week bombing campaign and ground invasion of Gaza in the summer of 2014, resulted in half a million displaced Gazans, tens of thousands of destroyed homes, and more than 2,000 deaths—and, yet, it was only the latest in a long series of assaults endured by Palestinians isolated... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Letters to Palestine
Writers Respond to War and Occupation
Edited by Vijay Prashad


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $14.95

Operation Protective Edge, Israel’s seven-week bombing campaign and ground invasion of Gaza in the summer of 2014, resulted in half a million displaced Gazans, tens of thousands of destroyed homes, and more than 2,000 deaths—and, yet, it was only the latest in a long series of assaults endured by Palestinians isolated... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy

(Available April 14, 2015)
Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy
Written by Martha Long
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609806149
Our Price: $14.95
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Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy
A Memoir of Dublin at the Turn of the 1960s
Written by Martha Long


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $14.95

After numerous arrests for shoplifting, Martha is sent to the convent where, the judge rules, she is to get an education. Martha is relieved to be out of the clutches of her horrible drunken stepfather, Jackser, and her feckless mother, Sally, but anxious about what awaits. Her days in the convent... Read more >
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Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

(Available April 14, 2015)
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed
Written by Martha Long
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805982
Our Price: $24.95
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Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

Written by Martha Long


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $24.95

The next installment of the Ma books—all bestsellers in Ireland and the UK—brings readers on the journey of Martha's first months of freedom in Dublin after leaving the convent where she spent her early adolescence. 

In the latest chapter of Martha Long's autobiographical series, Martha is for the first time on her... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

Written by Martha Long


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $24.95

The next installment of the Ma books—all bestsellers in Ireland and the UK—brings readers on the journey of Martha's first months of freedom in Dublin after leaving the convent where she spent her early adolescence. 

In the latest chapter of Martha Long's autobiographical series, Martha is for the first time on her... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Natural Born Heroes

(Available April 14, 2015)
Natural Born Heroes
Written by Christopher McDougall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594969
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
Natural Born Heroes
How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance
Written by Christopher McDougall


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $26.95

The best-selling author of Born to Run now travels to the Mediterranean, where he discovers that the secrets of ancient Greek heroes are still alive and well on the island of Crete, and ready to be unleashed in the muscles and minds of casual athletes and aspiring heroes everywhere. 

After running an ultramarathon through... Read more >
Natural Born Heroes
How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance
Written by Christopher McDougall


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $13.99

The best-selling author of Born to Run now travels to the Mediterranean, where he discovers that the secrets of ancient Greek heroes are still alive and well on the island of Crete, and ready to be unleashed in the muscles and minds of casual athletes and aspiring heroes everywhere. 

After running an ultramarathon through... Read more >
Natural Born Heroes

(Available April 14, 2015)
Natural Born Heroes
Written by Christopher McDougall, Read by Nicholas Guy Smith
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804194143
Our Price: $45.00
 Quantity: 1 
Natural Born Heroes
How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance
Written by Christopher McDougall
Read by Nicholas Guy Smith


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $45.00

The best-selling author of Born to Run now travels to the Mediterranean, where he discovers that the secrets of ancient Greek heroes are still alive and well on the island of Crete, and ready to be unleashed in the muscles and minds of casual athletes and aspiring heroes everywhere. 

After running an ultramarathon through... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
Natural Born Heroes
How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance
Written by Christopher McDougall
Read by Nicholas Guy Smith


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $22.50

The best-selling author of Born to Run now travels to the Mediterranean, where he discovers that the secrets of ancient Greek heroes are still alive and well on the island of Crete, and ready to be unleashed in the muscles and minds of casual athletes and aspiring heroes everywhere. 

After running an ultramarathon through... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Out of Sight

(Available April 14, 2015)
Out of Sight
Written by William Hackman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590514115
Our Price: $27.95
 Quantity: 1 
Out of Sight
The Los Angeles Art Scene of the Sixties
Written by William Hackman


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $27.95

Histories of modern art are typically centered in Paris and New York. Los Angeles is relegated to its role as the center of popular culture— a city of movie stars, tan lines, and surfers—but lacking the highbrow credentials of the chosen places. Until 1965, there was no art museum, few notable...

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Out of Sight
The Los Angeles Art Scene of the Sixties
Written by William Hackman


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $30.00

Histories of modern art are typically centered in Paris and New York. Los Angeles is relegated to its role as the center of popular culture— a city of movie stars, tan lines, and surfers—but lacking the highbrow credentials of the chosen places. Until 1965, there was no art museum, few notable... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
American Warlord

(Available April 7, 2015)
American Warlord
Written by Johnny Dwyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307273482
Our Price: $27.95
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American Warlord
A True Story
Written by Johnny Dwyer


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $27.95

Chucky Taylor is the American son of the infamous African dictator Charles Taylor.

Raised by his mother in the Florida suburbs, at the age of 17 he followed his father to Liberia, where he ended up leading a murderous militia. Chucky is now in a federal penitentiary, the only American ever...

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American Warlord
A True Story
Written by Johnny Dwyer


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $14.99

Chucky Taylor is the American son of the infamous African dictator Charles Taylor.

Raised by his mother in the Florida suburbs, at the age of 17 he followed his father to Liberia, where he ended up leading a murderous militia. Chucky is now in a federal penitentiary, the only American ever...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Beach Beneath the Street

(Available April 7, 2015)
The Beach Beneath the Street
Written by Mckenzie Wark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781688380
Our Price: $18.95
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The Beach Beneath the Street
The Everyday Life and Glorious Times of the Situationist International
Written by Mckenzie Wark


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $18.95

Over fifty years after the Situationist International appeared, its legacy continues to inspire activists, artists and theorists around the world. Such a legend has accrued to this movement that the story of the SI now demands to be told in a contemporary voice capable of putting it into the context of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Last Days of the Civil War
The Enormous Silence
Written by Bruce Catton


Format: eBook, 16 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $0.99

From the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning history A Stillness at Appomattox, an electrifying account of the end of the Civil War—Grant and Lee’s final maneuvers as four years of internecine conflict inched to a close.

“The end of the war was like the beginning, with the army marching down the... Read more >
Outlaws of the Atlantic

(Available April 7, 2015)
Outlaws of the Atlantic
Written by Marcus Rediker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807034101
Our Price: $19.00
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Outlaws of the Atlantic
Sailors, Pirates, and Motley Crews in the Age of Sail
Written by Marcus Rediker


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $19.00

This maritime history "from below" exposes the history-making power of common sailors, slaves, pirates, and other outlaws at sea in the era of the tall ship.
 
In Outlaws of the Atlantic, award-winning historian Marcus Rediker turns maritime history upside down. He explores the dramatic world of maritime adventure, not from the perspective... Read more >
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Where Valor Rests

(Available April 7, 2015)
Where Valor Rests
Written by Rick Atkinson, Afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426214813
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Where Valor Rests
Arlington National Cemetery
Written by Rick Atkinson
Afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $35.00

Commemorating the 150th anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery, this updated edition includes new images, an afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr., and a revised map of the cemetery including newly acquired additional land.

Bittersweet and breathtaking, this gorgeously illustrated edition guides readers gently through the stories of Arlington National Cemetery's surprising... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Battlefield

(Available March 31, 2015)
The Battlefield
Written by Hugh Roberts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781859845714
Our Price: $19.95
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The Battlefield
Algeria 1988-2002: Studies in a Broken Polity
Written by Hugh Roberts


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $19.95

The violence that has ravaged Algeria has often defied explanation. Regularly invoked in debates about political Islam, transitions to democracy, globalization, and the right of humanitarian interference, Algeria’s tragedy has been reduced to a clash of stereotypes: Islamists vs. a secular state, terrorists vs. innocent civilians, or generals vs. a defenseless... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
La Lucha

(Available March 31, 2015)
La Lucha
Written by Jon Sack, Preface by Lucha Castro, Edited by Adam Shapiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781688014
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
La Lucha
The Story of Lucha Castro and Human Rights in Mexico
Written by Jon Sack
Preface by Lucha Castro
Edited by Adam Shapiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $16.95

A front-line human rights defender fighting murderous impunity in the Mexican borderlands

The Mexican border state of Chihuahua and its city Juárez have become notorious the world over as hotbeds of violence. Drug cartel battles and official corruption result in more murders annually in Chihuahua than in wartorn Afghanistan. Thanks to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Lady in Gold

(Available March 31, 2015)
The Lady in Gold
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873120
Our Price: $17.95
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The Lady in Gold
The Extraordinary Tale of Gustave Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $17.95

The true story that inspired the movie Woman in Gold starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds.

Contributor to the Washington Post Anne-Marie O’Connor brilliantly regales us with the galvanizing story of Klimt’s 1907 masterpiece—the breathtaking portrait of a Viennese Jewish socialite, Adele Bloch-Bauer. The celebrated painting, stolen by Nazis during World War II, subsequently...

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Ravensbruck

(Available March 31, 2015)
Ravensbruck
Written by Sarah Helm
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385520591
Our Price: $37.50
 Quantity: 1 
Ravensbruck
Life and Death in Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women
Written by Sarah Helm


Format: Hardcover, 768 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $37.50

A masterly and moving account of the most horrific hidden atrocity of World War II: Ravensbrück, the only Nazi concentration camp built for women
 
On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 867 women—housewives, doctors, opera singers, politicians, prostitutes—was marched through the woods fifty miles north of Berlin, driven on... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Ravensbruck
Life and Death in Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women
Written by Sarah Helm


Format: eBook, 768 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $15.99

A masterly and moving account of the most horrific hidden atrocity of World War II: Ravensbrück, the only Nazi concentration camp built for women
 
On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 867 women—housewives, doctors, opera singers, politicians, prostitutes—was marched through the woods fifty miles north of Berlin, driven on... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Somanatha

(Available March 31, 2015)
Somanatha
Written by Romila Thapar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781784780654
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Somanatha
The Many Voices of a History
Written by Romila Thapar


Format: Trade Paperback, 265 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $24.95

In 1026, Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni raided the Hindu temple of Somanatha (Somnath in textbooks of the colonial period). The story of the raid has reverberated in Indian history, but largely during the raj. It was first depicted as a trauma for the Hindu population not in India, but in the... Read more >
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