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Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s

Written by Mark Armstrong


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

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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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
Written by James Taylor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814320
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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s

Written by James Taylor


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and 1960s. There was something very special about the combination of low-slung open two-seater bodywork with a spartan interior, a slick sporting gearchange and a rorty exhaust note. This was wind-in-the-hair motoring, and it was affordable by the average young man...

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Eastern Europe!
Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does
Written by Tomek E. Jankowski


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $24.95

When the legendary Romulus killed his brother Remus and founded the city of Rome in 753 BCE, Plovdiv -- today the second-largest city in Bulgaria -- was already thousands of years old. Indeed, London, Paris, Berlin, Vienna, Madrid, Brussels, Amsterdam are all are mere infants compared to Plovdiv. This is just... Read more >
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The Footloose American
The Footloose American
Written by Brian Kevin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436377
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The Footloose American
Following the Hunter S. Thompson Trail Across South America
Written by Brian Kevin


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $14.99

An adventure-filled and thought-provoking travelogue along Hunter S. Thompson's forgotten route through South America

In 1963, twenty-five-year-old Hunter S. Thompson completed a yearlong journey across South America, filing a series of dispatches for an upstart paper called the National Observer. It was here, on the front lines of the Cold War, that this then-unknown... Read more >
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The Footloose American
The Footloose American
Written by Brian Kevin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770436384
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The Footloose American
Following the Hunter S. Thompson Trail Across South America
Written by Brian Kevin


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $9.99

An adventure-filled and thought-provoking travelogue along Hunter S. Thompson's forgotten route through South America

In 1963, twenty-five-year-old Hunter S. Thompson completed a yearlong journey across South America, filing a series of dispatches for an upstart paper called the National Observer. It was here, on the front lines of the Cold War, that this then-unknown... Read more >
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Garden Cities and Suburbs
Garden Cities and Suburbs
Written by Sarah Rutherford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813422
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Garden Cities and Suburbs

Written by Sarah Rutherford


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Garden Cities: the phrase is redolent of Arts and Crafts values and nineteenth-century utopianism. But despite being the culmination of a range of influential movements, and having global influence themselves, in fact there were only ever two true, self-contained Garden Cities in England – far more numerous were Garden Suburbs and... Read more >
The Good Spy
The Good Spy
Written by Kai Bird
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307889751
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The Good Spy
The Life and Death of Robert Ames
Written by Kai Bird


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $26.00

The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.
 
On April 18, 1983, a bomb exploded... Read more >
The Good Spy
The Good Spy
Written by Kai Bird
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307889775
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The Good Spy
The Life and Death of Robert Ames
Written by Kai Bird


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.
 
On April 18, 1983, a bomb exploded... Read more >
The Good Spy
The Good Spy
Written by Kai Bird, Read by Rene Ruiz
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804166478
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The Good Spy
The Life and Death of Robert Ames
Written by Kai Bird
Read by Rene Ruiz


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $45.00

The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.
 
On April 18, 1983, a bomb exploded... Read more >
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The Good Spy
The Good Spy
Written by Kai Bird, Read by Rene Ruiz
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166485
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The Good Spy
The Life and Death of Robert Ames
Written by Kai Bird
Read by Rene Ruiz


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.50

The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.
 
On April 18, 1983, a bomb exploded... Read more >
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Icehouses
Icehouses
Written by Tim Buxbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813002
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Icehouses

Written by Tim Buxbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

In the days before refrigeration, icehouses were designed to store ice in bulk for summertime use. This book examines icehouses in Britain, where they were built in increasing numbers from the early seventeenth century, initially to provide chilled refreshment for the wealthy. By the mid nineteenth century most country estates would... Read more >
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Icehouses

Written by Tim Buxbaum


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

In the days before refrigeration, the very wealthy would use specially designed icehouses to store food from one season to the next. This book examines the design and development of icehouses, using many illustrations to explain how they worked and how they improved as scientific knowledge increased. With a detailed description... Read more >
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Discovering the Lead Codices
Discovering the Lead Codices
Written by David Elkington and Jennifer Elkington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780287669
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Discovering the Lead Codices
The Book of Seven Seals and the Secret Teachings of Jesus
Written by David Elkington and Jennifer Elkington


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $24.95

In March 2011, The Sunday Times ran an article on the discovery of a mysterious cache of palm-sized, ring-bound books made of lead. These lead codices, as they have become known, contain mysterious symbols and inscriptions. One tablet in particular features a portrait of Jesus and has preserved the seven seals...

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Medium Mark A Whippet
Medium Mark A Whippet
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003984
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Medium Mark A Whippet

Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

This title looks at the Medium Mark A Whippet, one of the most successful British tanks of World War I and, when placed alongside existing titles covering the Mark I, Mark IV and Mark V, completes the New Vanguard series' coverage of the major British tanks of the war. The evolution... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces
Written by Kari Stenman, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003410
Our Price: $22.95
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Morane-Saulnier MS.406 Aces

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $22.95

French World War II fighter design was cut short by the fall of France, but the MS.406 also saw service in Vichy French colonies and Finland.

The MS.406 was an important aircraft not only because it was built in larger numbers than any other French fighter of the period, but also because... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
Written by Lindsay Powell, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803498
Our Price: $18.95
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
1st Century AD
Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
1st Century AD
Written by Lindsay Powell
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

From the annals of Tacitus we get a one-sided vision of the Romano-Germanic wars. More recent scholarship, including Osprey's Teutoburg Forest Campaign book, paints a more balanced picture. Yet, there's still a lot of ground to cover on the subject.

The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic... Read more >
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The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia

Written by Smithsonian Institution
Edited by Amy Pastan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Who was the first person to dine in space? How long was the Wright brothers's first successful flight? What famous aircraft was named after a grape-flavored soft drink? What toy based on an animated film accompanied astronauts on a shuttle mission in 2000? These questions and many more are answered in... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
Written by Chris McNab, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007944
Our Price: $18.95
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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Soviet Submachine Guns of World War II
PPD-40, PPSh-41 and PPS
Written by Chris McNab
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $18.95

The Russian PPD-40, PPSh-41, and PPS family of SMGs were a key part of Soviet infantry assault doctrine in World War II and beyond.

Featuring expert analysis and an array of specially commissioned full-color artwork, this engaging study explains the history, use and development of Soviet wartime SMGs in detail. It... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Written by Alejandro Quesada, Illustrated by Stephen Walsh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007821
Our Price: $17.95
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
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The Spanish Civil War 1936-39 (1)
Nationalist Forces
Written by Alejandro Quesada
Illustrated by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $17.95

The Spanish Civil War, 1936-39, was the curtain-raiser to World War II, and the major international event of the 1930s. It was the first great clash of 20th-century ideologies, between the rebel Nationalist army led by General Franco (right-wing, and aided by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy), and the Republican army... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s
Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s
Written by Mark Armstrong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812487
Our Price: $12.95
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Swinging Britain: Fashion in the 1960s

Written by Mark Armstrong


Format: Trade Paperback, 6500 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

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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