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The British Sailor of the First World War
The British Sailor of the First World War
Written by Quintin Colville
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814405
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
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The British Sailor of the First World War

Written by Quintin Colville


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $12.95

In 1914 Great Britain had the largest and most powerful navy the world had ever seen – a well-known fact, but what of the everyday experience of those who served in her? This fully illustrated book looks at the British sailor’s life during the First World War, from the Falkland Islands... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The First Smithsonian Collection

(Available April 28, 2015)
The First Smithsonian Collection
Written by Helena E. Wright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623625
Our Price: $39.95
 Quantity: 1 
The First Smithsonian Collection
The European Engravings of George Perkins Marsh and the Role of Prints in the U.S. National Museum
Written by Helena E. Wright


Format: Hardcover, 353 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $39.95

In 1849 the Smithsonian purchased the Marsh Collection of European engravings. Not only the first collection of any kind to be acquired by the new Institution, it was also the first public print collection in the nation, and it presented an important symbol of cultural authority.
 
The prints formed... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Critical Legal Studies Movement
The Critical Legal Studies Movement
Written by Roberto Mangabeira Unger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781683408
Our Price: $85.00
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The Critical Legal Studies Movement
Another Time, A Greater Task
Written by Roberto Mangabeira Unger


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $85.00

Critical legal studies is the most important development in progressive thinking about law of the past half century. It has inspired the practice of legal analysis as institutional imagination, exploring, with the materials of the law, alternatives for society. The Critical Legal Studies Movement was written as the manifesto of the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Trogons and Quetzals of the World

(Available April 28, 2015)
Trogons and Quetzals of the World
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935623823
Our Price: $44.95
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Trogons and Quetzals of the World

Written by Paul A. Johnsgard


Format: Trade Paperback, 196 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $44.95

Of all birdgroups, none is more closely associated with the world's tropical forests than trogons and quetzals. With shimmering golden-green feathers and long ornamental tail coverts, Central America's resplendent quetzal often has been called the world's most beautiful bird. Other New World as well as African trogonids also are iridescent and... Read more >
Airborne
The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company
Written by Ian Gardner


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $9.99

Col. Ed Shames is that rare man who can call himself a true warrior. A member of Easy Company of Band of Brothers fame, Shames saw combat in some of the most ferocious battles of WW2. From jumping behind the lines of Normandy on D-Day with the 101st Airborne Division, to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Amazing Make-Ahead Baby Food Book
Make 3 Months of Homemade Purees in 3 Hours
Written by Lisa Barrangou


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $12.99

You can prepare three months’ worth of healthy, homemade baby food in just three one-hour blocks of time! 

Perfect for busy parents, Dr. Lisa Barrangou’s innovative plan features instructions for preparing, freezing, and effortlessly combining puree “building blocks” into quick, tasty meals. With fun combinations like Peachy Strawberry Salad, Coconutty Mango...

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Also available as a hardcover.
Armies of Castile and Aragon 1370-1516

Written by John Pohl
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $13.95

Armies of Castile and Aragon depicts the fighting men whose skill and tactical flexibility made Spain into a world power at the close of the Middle Ages, carving out empires from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean. Much has been written of the men who fought in the Hundred Years' War between... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Art of American Whiskey
A Visual History of the Nation's Most Storied Spirit, Through 100 Iconic Labels
Written by Noah Rothbaum


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $11.99

A visual history of American whiskey, as told through hundreds of whiskey bottle labels, from early, pre-Prohibition-era days to the present.

Just as wine is to the French or beer is to the Germans, whiskey--especially bourbon and rye--is  an integral part of the history and culture of the United States. The Art... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Aston Martin

Written by Richard Loveys


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $7.95

Aston Martin is a chronological account of the company's foundation in 1913 through to the cenetenary celebrations -covering the the owners, financiers, and those that ran the company -and most importantly the cars. 

Richard Loveys details the extensive competition history including their finest win at the 1959 Le Mans 24 hour race... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Bad Days in History
A Gleefully Grim Chronicle of Misfortune, Mayhem, and Misery for Every Day of the Year
Written by Michael Farquhar


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $26.00

National Geographic and author Michael Farquhar uncover an instance of bad luck, epic misfortune, and unadulterated mayhem tied to every day of the year. From Caligula's blood-soaked end to hotelier Steve Wynn's unfortunate run-in with a priceless Picasso, these 365 tales of misery include lost fortunes (like the would-be Apple investor... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Battle of Britain

Written by Kate Moore
Contribution by The Imperial War Museum


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $9.99

Published in association with the Imperial War Museum in London to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, this book brings one of the most important battles of World War II to life. Lavishly illustrated with photographs, contemporary art and propaganda posters, and accompanied by numerous first-hand accounts, The... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Big Gay Ice Cream
Saucy Stories & Frozen Treats: Going All the Way with Ice Cream
Written by Bryan Petroff and Douglas Quint
Foreword by Anthony Bourdain


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $13.99

Welcome to Big Gay Ice Cream’s debut cookbook, a yearbook of ice cream accomplishments—all the recipes you need to create delicious frozen treats.

• New to making ice cream at home? Never fear—freshman year starts off simple with store-bought toppings and shopping lists for the home ice cream parlor.
• Sophomore year kicks it up a notch with... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Career Playbook
The Career Playbook
Written by James M. Citrin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553446975
Our Price: $9.99
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The Career Playbook
Essential Advice for Today's Aspiring Young Professional
Written by James M. Citrin


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $9.99

Are you about to graduate and begin your job search?

 

Or are you a young professional trying to choose the right field or looking for that perfect position that will catapult your career?

 

Figuring out a career and getting a great job has never been more difficult. On top of that, today’s...

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Crumb
A Baking Book
Written by Ruby Tandoh


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $14.99

A baking cookbook from the young and talented Ruby Tandoh, with a focus on charming, flavorful, and practical dishes that celebrate the pleasure of casual baking.
 

Crumb's explanatory and evocative prose promotes everyday baking without sacrificing the joy of the craft, defying the style of both showy, highly decorated baking... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Dreams of Earth and Sky

Written by Freeman Dyson


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $27.95

In this sequel to The Scientist as Rebel (2006), Freeman Dyson—whom The Times of London calls “one of the world’s most original minds”—celebrates openness to unconventional ideas and “the spirit of joyful dreaming” in which he believes that science should be pursued. Throughout these essays, which range from the creation of...

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Also available as a hardcover.
The Earth
From Myths to Knowledge
Written by Hubert Krivine


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $26.95

How mankind discovered the size, trajectory and age of the Earth

Our planet’s elliptical orbit around the Sun and its billions-of-years existence are facts we take for granted, matters every literate high school student is expected to grasp. But humanity’s struggle towards these scientific truths lasted millennia. Few of us have... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Emperor, C'est Moi

Written by Hugo Horiot
Translated by Linda Coverdale


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $21.95

Hugo Horiot is in love with wheels and all that cranks or turns. He is obsessed with the otherworldly language of pipes—they run, he imagines, from his family home to the center of the earth. He causes endless trouble at home and hates school. He muses: “I dream asleep, I dream... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Establishment
And How They Get Away with It
Written by Owen Jones


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $28.95

A major bestseller in the UK and a six-time Best Book of 2014, The Establishment is a sweeping look at how power and money have made British politics hugely undemocratic. Power, money, and undemocratic politics—wait, does that sound familiar?

Who wields power in politics? It is a question that's asked all too often—and never... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
European Nations
Explaining Their Formation
Written by Miroslav Hroch
Translated by Karolina Graham


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $26.95

One of the world’s leading theorists of nationalism offers a new synthesis

In the history of modern political thought, no topics have attracted as much attention as nationalism, nation-formation, and patriotism. A mass of literature has grown around these vexed issues, muddying the waters, and a level-headed clarification is long overdue.

Rather than... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Ferdinand and Elefant Tank Destroyer

Written by Thomas Anderson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $9.99

This is the story of the largest and statistically most successful tank destroyer of World War II. The Ferdinand was a true behemoth, and although only 91 examples were built, they took a savage toll of Soviet armor in the Battle of Kursk and subsequent operations on the Eastern Front. This... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Field Guide to Herbs and Spices
How to Identify, Select, and Use Virtually Every Seasoning on the Market
Written by Aliza Green


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $15.95

Field Guide to Herbs & Spices will forever change the way you cook. With this practical guide—including full-color photographs of more than 200 different herbs, spices, and spice mixtures—you’ll never again be intimidated or confused by the vast array of spices available. 
 
Learn to discern the differences between the varieties of basil, the... Read more >
Field Guide to Meat
How to Identify, Select, and Prepare Virtually Every Meat, Poultry, and Game Cut
Written by Aliza Green


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to identifying and selecting more than 200 different cuts and kinds of meat, from beef and poultry to game and cured meat!
 
An essential resource for every home cook or chef, Field Guide to Meat offers details on virtually every kind of meat available.
 
... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The First Smithsonian Collection
The European Engravings of George Perkins Marsh and the Role of Prints in the U.S. National Museum
Written by Helena E. Wright


Format: eBook, 353 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $39.95

In 1849 the Smithsonian purchased the Marsh Collection of European engravings. Not only the first collection of any kind to be acquired by the new Institution, it was also the first public print collection in the nation, and it presented an important symbol of cultural authority.
 
The prints formed... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Fodor's Pacific Northwest
with Oregon, Washington & Vancouver
Written by Fodor's


Format: eBook, 768 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $19.99

With the growing interest in adventure travel, national parks, hip cities, and wine and micro-breweries, the Pacific Northwest attracts a huge number of visitors every year. This dramatic region stretching from British Columbia to Oregon provides pristine wilderness areas to explore--from coastlines to mountains--as well as vibrant metropolitan
scenes in Seattle... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, trade paperback and a trade paperback.
Fodor's Puerto Vallarta
with Guadalajara & Riviera Nayarit
Written by Fodor's


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $15.99

Delicious local cuisine, vibrant nightlife, natural beauty, and an abundance of sunny beaches make Puerto Vallarta one of the most-visited destinations in Mexico. From the authentic folk art of the Huichol Indians to thrilling outdoor adventures to the historic cobblestone streets of the Zona Romantica, Puerto Vallarta and nearby areas teems... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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