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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: April 29, 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 Essential Guide to Being Polish

Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek
Foreword by Lech Walesa


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

Being Polish is no joke. For ten million people of Polish ancestry in the United States, as well as many who have settled in the UK since the fall of communism, it is a heartfelt matter--and amid all the travel guides and guides to Polish language, folklore,and customs, there is no...

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The Taste of Ashes
The Taste of Ashes
Written by Marci Shore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307888822
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The Taste of Ashes
The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in Eastern Europe
Written by Marci Shore


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $16.00

A shimmering literary examination of the ghost of communism, a haunting presence of Europe's past
 
   Oskar has just killed himself. After waiting a quarter century, he returned to Prague only to find it was no longer his home. With his memorial service, Yale historian and prize-winning author Marci Shore leads us gently... Read more >
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The Crooked Mirror
The Crooked Mirror
Written by Louise Steinman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807050552
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
“I’d grown up with the phrase ‘Never forget’ imprinted on my psyche. Its corollary was more elusive. Was it possible to remember—at least to recall—a world that existed before the... Read more >
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
Although an estimated 80 percent of American Jews are of Polish descent, many in the postwar generation and those born later know little about their families’ connection to their... Read more >
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Eastern Europe!
Eastern Europe!
Written by Tomek E. Jankowski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780985062323
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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: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky and David Nicolle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782000792
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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
9th-16th Centuries
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky and David Nicolle


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $17.95

Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times.

The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea, and who showed similarities with the Alans and Sarmatians. In the late 500s and early... Read more >
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Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan
9th-16th centuries
Written by Viachesla Shpakovsky
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.95

Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times.

The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea, and who showed similarities with the Alans and Sarmatians. In the late 500s and early... Read more >
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Operation Barbarossa
Operation Barbarossa
Written by Robert Kirchubel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781782004080
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Operation Barbarossa
The German Invasion of Soviet Russia
Written by Robert Kirchubel


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $40.00

In the first 6 months of Hitler's World War II Nazi invasion, over 5 million of Stalin's Russian troops were killed, wounded, or captured defending their Motherland.

Germany's surprise assault on the Soviet Union in June 1941, Operation Barbarossa, aimed at nothing less than the destruction of the Soviet Union. Adolf... Read more >
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Operation Barbarossa
The German Invasion of Soviet Russia
Written by Robert Kirchubel


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $9.99

In the first 6 months of Hitler's World War II Nazi invasion, over 5 million of Stalin's Russian troops were killed, wounded, or captured defending their Motherland.

Germany's surprise assault on the Soviet Union in June 1941, Operation Barbarossa, aimed at nothing less than the destruction of the Soviet Union. Adolf... Read more >
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Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain
Written by Anne Applebaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400095933
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Iron Curtain
The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Written by Anne Applebaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $17.95

National Book Award Finalist
TIME Magazine's #1 Nonfiction Book of 2012
A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Top Ten Book of 2012
Best Nonfiction of 2012: The Wall Street Journal, The Plain Dealer

In the much-anticipated follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of... Read more >
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Imperium
Imperium
Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150712
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Imperium

Written by Ryszard Kapuscinski


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Ryszard Kapuscinski's last book, The Soccer War -a revelation of the contemporary experience of war -- prompted John le Carre to call the author "the conjurer extraordinary of modern reportage." Now, in Imperium, Kapuscinski gives us a work of equal emotional force and evocative power: a personal, brilliantly detailed exploration of... Read more >
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The Essential Guide to Being Polish
The Essential Guide to Being Polish
Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek, Foreword by Lech Walesa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780985062309
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The Essential Guide to Being Polish

Written by Anna Spysz and Marta Turek
Foreword by Lech Walesa


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $17.95

Being Polish is no joke. For ten million people of Polish ancestry in the United States, as well as many who have settled in the UK since the fall of communism, it is a heartfelt matter--and amid all the travel guides and guides to Polish language, folklore,and customs, there is no...

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The Polish Army 1939-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Richard Hook


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $13.95

Poland was the first of the Allied nations to succumb to German aggression in the Second World War, but by the most tortuous of routes her army managed to remain in the field through all five years of bloody fighting. Polish soldiers fought in nearly every major campaign in the European... Read more >
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Conflict in the Balkans 1991-2000

Written by Tim Ripley
Illustrated by Mark Rolfe


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.95

Osprey's examination of aircraft action in the Balkan region during the Yugoslav Wars (1991-2001) as well as during the conflicts that followed up until 2001. Exposing the true scale and significance of the deployment of air power in the Balkans, this book details the activities of NATO and UN aircraft as well... Read more >
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Kharkov 1942
Kharkov 1942
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961576
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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $21.95

After failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive and aware that Hitler was planning a new summer offensive in mid-1942, Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen... Read more >
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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

After failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive and aware that Hitler was planning a new summer offensive in mid-1942, Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen... Read more >
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960203
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $17.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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Pe-2 Guards Units of World War 2

Written by Dmitriy Khazanov
Illustrated by Andrey Yurgenson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Petlyakov’s Pe-2 was the most numerous Soviet twin-engined bomber of World War 2, the aircraft being used as a dive-bomber, ground attack platform and dedicated reconnaissance type. The first examples entered service in August 1940, and by the time production came to end in late 1945, no fewer than 10,547 examples... Read more >
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The Yugoslav Wars (2)
Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992-2001
Written by Nigel Thomas and K. Mikulan
Illustrated by Darko Pavlovic


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

Osprey's examination of Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia's involvement in the Yugoslav Wars (1991-1995), as well as their involvement in the conflicts of the years that followed. Following the death of the Yugoslavian strongman President Tito in 1980, the several semi-autonomous republics and provinces that he had welded into a nation in 1945 moved... Read more >
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Vera Gran-The Accused
Vera Gran-The Accused
Written by Agata Tuszynska
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269126
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Vera Gran-The Accused

Written by Agata Tuszynska


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $28.95

The extraordinary, controversial story of Vera Gran, beautiful, exotic prewar Polish singing star; legendary, sensual contralto, Dietrich-like in tone, favorite of the 1930s Warsaw nightclubs, celebrated before, and during, her year in the Warsaw Ghetto (spring 1941–summer 1942) . . . and her piano accompanist: W³adys³aw Szpilman, made famous by Roman... Read more >
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Vera Gran-The Accused
Vera Gran-The Accused
Written by Agata Tuszynska
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962393
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Vera Gran-The Accused

Written by Agata Tuszynska


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

The extraordinary, controversial story of Vera Gran, beautiful, exotic prewar Polish singing star; legendary, sensual contralto, Dietrich-like in tone, favorite of the 1930s Warsaw nightclubs, celebrated before, and during, her year in the Warsaw Ghetto (spring 1941–summer 1942) . . . and her piano accompanist: W³adys³aw Szpilman, made famous by Roman... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook
An Armenian Sketchbook
Written by Vasily Grossman, Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler, Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176184
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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