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Theseus and the Minotaur
Theseus and the Minotaur
Written by Graeme Davis, Illustrated by Jose Peņa
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ISBN: 9781472804051
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Theseus and the Minotaur

Written by Graeme Davis
Illustrated by Jose Peņa


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

Graeme Davis draws upon the classic sources to retell the great myths and legends of Theseus, the founder-king of Athens, and backs this narrative with a factual examination of the myth, its variations, and its development over time. Replete with both classical and modern illustrations, this book is a concise exploration... Read more >
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Theseus and the Minotaur

Written by Graeme Davis
Illustrated by Jose Peņa


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

Graeme Davis draws upon the classic sources to retell the great myths and legends of Theseus, the founder-king of Athens, and backs this narrative with a factual examination of the myth, its variations, and its development over time. Replete with both classical and modern illustrations, this book is a concise exploration... Read more >
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Vought F4U Corsair
Vought F4U Corsair
Written by James D'Angina, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782006268
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Vought F4U Corsair

Written by James D'Angina
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

This is a definitive technical guide to the Vought F4U Corsair. With over 12,500 produced, the Vought F4U Corsair is one of the icons of mid-20th century military aviation. With a USN kill rate of 11:1 during World War II, demand exceeded Vought's manufacturing capabilities, and it holds the record for... Read more >
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Vought F4U Corsair

Written by James D'Angina
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $14.95

This is a definitive technical guide to the Vought F4U Corsair. With over 12,500 produced, the Vought F4U Corsair is one of the icons of mid-20th century military aviation. With a USN kill rate of 11:1 during World War II, demand exceeded Vought's manufacturing capabilities, and it holds the record for... 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 Woman and the Car
The Woman and the Car
Written by Dorothy Levitt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402875
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The Woman and the Car
A Chatty Little Handbook for the Edwardian Motoriste
Written by Dorothy Levitt


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

The Woman and the Car is a faithfully reproduced, quirky classic from the dawn of motoring - and a testament to womankind's perennial claim on the steering wheel! Take a spin through a time - 1909 to be exact - when no right-thinking lady would consider solo motoring without her revolver... Read more >
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Eastward to Tartary
Eastward to Tartary
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153478
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Eastward to Tartary

Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2014
Price: $14.99

Eastward to Tartary, Robert Kaplan's first book to focus on a single region since his bestselling Balkan Ghosts, introduces readers to an explosive and little-known part of the world destined to become a tinderbox of the future.

Kaplan takes us on a spellbinding journey into the heart of a volatile region, stretching... 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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Unto the Sons
Unto the Sons
Written by Gay Talese
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307765413
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Unto the Sons

Written by Gay Talese


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2014
Price: $11.99

"An Italian ROOTS." The Washington Post Book World
At long last, Gay Talese, one of America's greatest living authors, employs his prodigious storytelling gifts to tell the saga of his own family's emigration to America from Italy in the years preceding World War II. Ultimately it is the story of all immigrant... Read more >
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Arik
Arik
Written by David Landau
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400076987
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Arik
The Life of Ariel Sharon
Written by David Landau


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $18.95

A commander in the Israeli Army from its inception in 1948, and a politician whose tenure bridged numerous governments, as both a general and a politician Ariel Sharon championed the construction of Israeli settlements in the West Bank and Gaza. But in his later years, as prime minister, he took a...

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Moments Politiques
Moments Politiques
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by Mary Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805333
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Moments Politiques

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by Mary Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

How do we define politics?  What is our role in the unfolding of the political?

Moments Politiques finds Jacques Rancière, the legendary French philosopher, addressing these questions in essays and interviews drawn from thirty years of passionate public discourse. Reflecting on events from the Paris uprisings of May 1968 to the near present, and... Read more >
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Carlson's Marine Raiders - Makin Island 1942

Written by Gordon L. Rottman
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $9.95

After the Guadalcanal landings, Admiral Nimitz wanted to distract Japanese attention by launching an amphibious raid elswhere. Foreshadowing Bloody Tarawa, Iwo Jima, Okinawa and countless other landings in the face of intense Japanese resistance, the Makin Raid taught the Marines a great deal.

Featuring specially commissioned full-color artwork and expert analysis... Read more >
Rise to Greatness
Rise to Greatness
Written by Conrad Black
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771013546
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Rise to Greatness
The History of Canada From the Vikings to the Present
Written by Conrad Black


Format: Hardcover, 1120 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $50.00

Masterful, ambitious, and groundbreaking, this is a major new history of our country by one of our most respected thinkers and historians -- a book every Canadian should own.
     From the acclaimed biographer and historian Conrad Black comes the definitive history of Canada -- a revealing, groundbreaking account of the people... Read more >
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Rise to Greatness
Rise to Greatness
Written by Conrad Black
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ISBN: 9780771013553
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Rise to Greatness
The History of Canada From the Vikings to the Present
Written by Conrad Black


Format: eBook, 1040 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $16.99

Masterful, ambitious, and groundbreaking, this is a major new history of our country by one of our most respected thinkers and historians -- a book every Canadian should own.
     From the acclaimed biographer and historian Conrad Black comes the definitive history of Canada -- a revealing, groundbreaking account of the people... Read more >
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Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson
Written by M. Andrew Holowchak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149529
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Thomas Jefferson
Uncovering His Unique Philosophy and Vision
Written by M. Andrew Holowchak


Format: Hardcover, 365 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $26.00

This is the first book to systematize the philosophical content of Thomas Jefferson’s writings. Sifting through Jefferson’s many addresses, messages, and letters, philosopher M. Andrew Holowchak uncovers an intensely curious Enlightenment thinker with a well-constructed, people-sympathetic, and consistent philosophy. As the author shows, Jefferson’s philosophical views encompassed human nature, the cosmos... Read more >
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Thomas Jefferson
Uncovering His Unique Philosophy and Vision
Written by M. Andrew Holowchak


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $12.99

This is the first book to systematize the philosophical content of Thomas Jefferson’s writings. Sifting through Jefferson’s many addresses, messages, and letters, philosopher M. Andrew Holowchak uncovers an intensely curious Enlightenment thinker with a well-constructed, people-sympathetic, and consistent philosophy. As the author shows, Jefferson’s philosophical views encompassed human nature, the cosmos... Read more >
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Two Days in June
Two Days in June
Written by Andrew Cohen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771023873
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Two Days in June
John F. Kennedy and the 48 Hours that Made History
Written by Andrew Cohen


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $29.95

On two consecutive days in June 1963, in two lyrical speeches, John F. Kennedy pivots dramatically and boldly on the two greatest issues of his time: nuclear arms and civil rights. In language unheard in lily white, Cold War America, he appeals to Americans to see both the Russians and the...

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Two Days in June
Two Days in June
Written by Andrew Cohen
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Two Days in June
John F. Kennedy and the 48 Hours that Made History
Written by Andrew Cohen


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.99

On two consecutive days in June 1963, in two lyrical speeches, John F. Kennedy pivots dramatically and boldly on the two greatest issues of his time: nuclear arms and civil rights. In language unheard in lily white, Cold War America, he appeals to Americans to see both the Russians and the...

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Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition
Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition
Written by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805920
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Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition

Written by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $24.95

Selected testimonies to living history—speeches, letters, poems, songs—offered by the people who make history happen, but are often left out of history books: women, workers, nonwhites. Featuring introductions to the original texts by Howard Zinn. 

New voices featured in this 10th Anniversary Edition include Chelsea Manning, speaking after her 35-year prison sentence)... Read more >
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When Thunder Rolled
When Thunder Rolled
Written by Ed Rasimus
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ISBN: 9781588345059
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When Thunder Rolled
An F-105 Pilot over North Vietnam
Written by Ed Rasimus


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Ed Rasimus straps the reader into the cockpit of an F-105 Thunderchief fighter-bomber in his engaging account of the Rolling Thunder campaign in the skies over North Vietnam. Between 1965 and 1968, more than 330 F-105s were lost—the highest loss rate in Southeast Asia—and many pilots were killed, captured, and wounded... 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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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
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ISBN: 9780345803771
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American Fun
Four Centuries of Joyous Revolt
Written by John Beckman


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

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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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
Written by Lev Golinkin
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ISBN: 9780385537780
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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Memoir
Written by Lev Golinkin


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

A compelling story of two intertwined journeys: a Jewish refugee family fleeing persecution and a young man seeking to reclaim a shattered past. In the twilight of the Cold War (the late 1980s), nine-year old Lev Golinkin and his family cross the Soviet border with only ten suitcases, $600, and the... Read more >
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