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Twelve Days
Twelve Days
Written by Victor Sebestyen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277954
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Twelve Days
The Story of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
Written by Victor Sebestyen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $16.95

Twelve Days is a riveting day-by-day account of the defining moment of the Cold War—the inspiring but brutally crushed Hungarian Uprising.

Victor Sebestyen, a journalist whose own family fled Hungary, gives us a totally fresh account, incorporating newly released official documents, his family's diaries, and eyewitness testimony. We witness the thrilling... Read more >
Flying Close to the Sun
Flying Close to the Sun
Written by Cathy Wilkerson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227718
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Flying Close to the Sun
My Life and Times as a Weatherman
Written by Cathy Wilkerson


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $18.95

Flying Close to the Sun is the stunning memoir of a white middle-class girl from Connecticut who became a member of the Weather Underground, one of the most notorious groups of the 1960s. Cathy Wilkerson, who famously escaped the Greenwich Village townhouse explosion, here wrestles with the
legacy of the movement, at... Read more >
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Decision in Philadelphia
Decision in Philadelphia
Written by Christopher Collier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345498403
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Decision in Philadelphia
The Constitutional Convention of 1787
Written by Christopher Collier


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2007
Price: $16.00

Includes a complete copy of the Constitution.
Fifty-five men met in Philadelphia in 1787 to write a document that would create a country and change a world. Here is a remarkable rendering of that fateful time, told with humanity and humor. "The best popular history of the Constitutional Convention available."--Library Journal


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Our First Revolution
Our First Revolution
Written by Michael Barone
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307394385
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Our First Revolution
The Remarkable British Upheaval That Inspired America's Founding Fathers
Written by Michael Barone


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $11.99

The ideals of freedom and individual rights that inspired America’s Founding Fathers did not spring from a vacuum. Along with many other defining principles of our national character, they can be traced directly back to one of the most pivotal events in British history—the late-seventeenth-century uprising known as the Glorious Revolution.
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Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553383294
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Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $17.00

Soon to be a series on AMC

Based on remarkable new research, acclaimed historian Alexander Rose brings to life the true story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and deep into the shadowy underworld of double... Read more >
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Adopted Son
Adopted Son
Written by David A. Clary
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ISBN: 9780553903423
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Adopted Son
Washington, Lafayette, and the Friendship that Saved the Revolution
Written by David A. Clary


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $12.99

They were unlikely comrades-in-arms. One was a self-taught, middle-aged Virginia planter in charge of a ragtag army of revolutionaries, the other a rich, glory-seeking teenage French aristocrat. But the childless Washington and the orphaned Lafayette forged a bond between them as strong as any between father and son. It was an... Read more >
Resistance
Resistance
Edited by Clayton Patterson, Foreword by Jeff Ferrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227459
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Resistance
A Radical Social and Political History of the Lower East Side
Edited by Clayton Patterson
Foreword by Jeff Ferrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2006
Price: $30.00

This collection of writings and images documents the political history of NYC’s Lower East Side, describing the lives and struggles of the radicals, artists, and immigrants that populated and politicized one of America’s strangest and most beloved neighborhoods. Current and former residents of the neighborhood explore the social, political, and human... Read more >
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Sing a Battle Song
Sing a Battle Song
Edited by Bernardine Dohrn, Bill Ayers and Jeff Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227268
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Sing a Battle Song
The Revolutionary Poetry, Statements, and Communiques of the Weather Underground 1970-1974
Edited by Bernardine Dohrn, Bill Ayers and Jeff Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $19.95

Outraged by the Vietnam War and racism in America, a group of young American radicals announced their intention to "bring the war home." The Weather Underground waged a low-level war against the U.S. government through much of the 1970s, bombing the Capitol building, breaking Timothy Leary out of prison, and evading... Read more >
Armored Units of the Russian Civil War
Armored Units of the Russian Civil War
Written by David Bullock, Illustrated by Peter Sarson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781841765457
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Armored Units of the Russian Civil War
Red Army
Written by David Bullock
Illustrated by Peter Sarson


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2006
Price: $17.95

By 1920 the Red Army fielded an overwhelming array of armored cars and armored trains, while tank detachments had begun forming in earnest. These armored units played an important part in consolidating the newly won Bolshevik empire in the early 1920s; as a consequence of the fact that railways were the... Read more >
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Notes From the Last Testament
Notes From the Last Testament
Written by Michael Deibert, Prologue by Ti Goave, Introduction by Raoul Peck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226971
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Notes From the Last Testament
The Struggle for Haiti
Written by Michael Deibert
Prologue by Ti Goave
Introduction by Raoul Peck


Format: Trade Paperback, 478 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2005
Price: $22.95

Notes from the Last Testament, by veteran reporter Michael Deibert, is a riveting narrative account of the events leading up to and including the overthrow of Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. A fearless correspondent and a meticulous researcher, Deibert traces the rupturing of the social-democratic coalition that originally brought Aristide to power... Read more >
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Captured
Captured
Edited by Clayton Patterson, Foreword by Abel Ferarra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226742
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Captured
A Film/Video History of the Lower East Side
Edited by Clayton Patterson
Foreword by Abel Ferarra


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2005
Price: $26.95

New York’s Lower East Side has been a fountain of creativity and art since the early 1950s, a free-wheeling bazaar of ideas and artists that has challenged and shaped mainstream culture. Captured tells the story of film and video in the Lower East Side and the East Village in the artists’... Read more >
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