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American Fun
American Fun
Written by John Beckman
Format: Trade Paperback
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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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: 9780385537773
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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Memoir
Written by Lev Golinkin


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $25.95

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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Berlin: Wall's End
Berlin: Wall's End
Written by Timothy Garton Ash
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101911242
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Berlin: Wall's End

Written by Timothy Garton Ash


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from The Magic Lantern, Timothy Garton Ash’s classic first-person history of the Revolution of ’89 and the end of the Cold War—an on-the-ground glimpse of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

“In the beginning was the Wall itself.” So writes matchless chronicler and observer Timothy Garton Ash... Read more >
China 1945
China 1945
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595881
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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China 1945
China 1945
Written by Richard Bernstein
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ISBN: 9780385353519
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China 1945
Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

A riveting account of the watershed moment in America’s dealings with China that forever altered the course of East-West relations

As 1945 opened, America was on surprisingly congenial terms with China’s Communist rebels—their soldiers treated their American counterparts as heroes, rescuing airmen shot down over enemy territory. Chinese leaders talked of... Read more >
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The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg, Edited by Peter Hudis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781687659
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The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, Volume I
Volume I: Economic Writings I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Peter Hudis


Format: Trade Paperback, 620 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $39.95

This first volume in Rosa Luxemburg’s Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 1, contains some of Luxemburg’s most important statements on the globalization of capital, wage labor, imperialism, and pre-capitalist economic formations.

In addition to a new translation of her doctoral dissertation, “The Industrial Development of Poland,” Volume I includes the first complete English-language publication of her... Read more >
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Dispatches from the Front
Dispatches from the Front
Written by David Halton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771038136
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Dispatches from the Front
The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Written by David Halton


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $34.95

As senior war correspondent for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during the Second World War, Matthew Halton reported from the front lines in Italy and Northwest Europe and became “the voice of Canada at war.” His gripping, passionate broadcasts chronicled the victories and losses of Canadian soldiers and made him a national...

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Dispatches from the Front
Dispatches from the Front
Written by David Halton
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ISBN: 9780771038211
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Dispatches from the Front
The Life of Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Written by David Halton


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.99

As senior war correspondent for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation during the Second World War, Matthew Halton reported from the front lines in Italy and Northwest Europe and became “the voice of Canada at war.” His gripping, passionate broadcasts chronicled the victories and losses of Canadian soldiers and made him a national...

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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
The Fast Times of Albert Champion
Written by Peter Joffre Nye
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149642
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


Format: Hardcover, 460 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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The Fast Times of Albert Champion
From Record-Setting Racer to Dashing Tycoon, An Untold Story of Speed, Success, and Betrayal
Written by Peter Joffre Nye


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

RACER. INNOVATOR. CELEBRITY. MOGUL. CHAMPION.

This is the first biography of the short but exciting life of Albert Champion—record-setting bicyclist and motorcyclist, daredevil racecar driver, early automobile innovator, charismatic ladies’ man, and celebrity of the Jazz Age.

 
Though most Americans have heard of the companies Albert Champion founded—ACDelco and Champion Spark Plug—few... Read more >
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For Love of Country
For Love of Country
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781101874455
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For Love of Country
What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $24.00

A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front.

Because so few of us now serve in the military, our men and women in uniform have become strangers to us. We stand up... Read more >
For Love of Country
For Love of Country
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
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ISBN: 9781101874462
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For Love of Country
What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front.

Because so few of us now serve in the military, our men and women in uniform have become strangers to us. We stand up... Read more >
For Love of Country
For Love of Country
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Read by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781101889138
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For Love of Country
What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Read by Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front.

Because so few of us now serve in the military, our men and women in uniform have become strangers to us. We stand up... Read more >
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For Love of Country
For Love of Country
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Read by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101889145
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For Love of Country
What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice
Written by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Read by Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.00

A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front.

Because so few of us now serve in the military, our men and women in uniform have become strangers to us. We stand up... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
In the Light of Science
Written by Demetris Nicolaides
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ISBN: 9781615922253
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: Trade Paperback, 266 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $19.00

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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Into the Blizzard
Into the Blizzard
Written by Michael Winter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385677851
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Into the Blizzard
Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead
Written by Michael Winter


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $32.95

In June a few years ago I set out to visit some of the World War One battlefields of Europe – the slope and valley and river and plain that the Newfoundland Regiment trained on, and fought over and through and under.” 
   
So begins Michael Winter’s extraordinary narrative that follows two parallel...

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Into the Blizzard
Into the Blizzard
Written by Michael Winter
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ISBN: 9780385677868
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Into the Blizzard
Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead
Written by Michael Winter


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.99

In June a few years ago I set out to visit some of the World War One battlefields of Europe – the slope and valley and river and plain that the Newfoundland Regiment trained on, and fought over and through and under.” 
   
So begins Michael Winter’s extraordinary narrative that follows two parallel...

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National Geographic Almanac of World History, 3rd Edition
National Geographic Almanac of World History, 3rd Edition
Written by Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop, Foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213915
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National Geographic Almanac of World History, 3rd Edition

Written by Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop
Foreword by Douglas Brinkley


Format: Hardcover, 396 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $40.00

Epic in scope, yet loaded with captivating detail, this completely updated edition of National Geographic's bestselling Almanac of World History encompasses all of human history, from ancient times to present. It is a rich chronicle of great ages and cultures told in a vivid and varied format, a masterly combination of... Read more >
The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
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ISBN: 9780307476593
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.95

Since the Enlightenment, the Parthenon—the greatest example of Athenian architecture—has been venerated as the definitive symbol of Western democratic values. Here, Joan Breton Connelly challenges this conventional wisdom, drawing on previously undiscovered sources to present a revolutionary new view of this peerless building. Reaching back across time to trace the Parthenon’s...

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Seizing Freedom
Seizing Freedom
Written by David Roediger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686096
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: Hardcover, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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Seizing Freedom
Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All
Written by David Roediger


Format: eBook, 238 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

How did America recover after its years of civil war? How did freed men and women, former slaves, respond to their newly won freedom? David Roediger’s radical new history redefines the idea of freedom after the jubilee, using fresh sources and texts to build on the leading historical accounts of Emancipation... Read more >
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Unbroken (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Unbroken (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812987119
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Unbroken (Movie Tie-in Edition)
A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.

In boyhood, Louis Zamperini was an incorrigible delinquent. As a teenager, he channeled his defiance into running, discovering a prodigious talent that had... Read more >
Unbroken
Unbroken
Written by Laura Hillenbrand, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781101912621
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Unbroken
A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $45.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Hailed as the top nonfiction book of the year by Time magazine • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for biography and the Indies Choice Adult Nonfiction Book of the Year award

On a May afternoon in... Read more >
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