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Ravensbruck

(Available March 31, 2015)
Ravensbruck
Written by Sarah Helm
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385520591
Our Price: $37.50
 Quantity: 1 
Ravensbruck
Life and Death in Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women
Written by Sarah Helm


Format: Hardcover, 768 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $37.50

A masterly and moving account of the most horrific hidden atrocity of World War II: Ravensbrück, the only Nazi concentration camp built for women
 
On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 867 women—housewives, doctors, opera singers, politicians, prostitutes—was marched through the woods fifty miles north of Berlin, driven on... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Lady in Gold

(Available March 31, 2015)
The Lady in Gold
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873120
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Lady in Gold
The Extraordinary Tale of Gustave Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer
Written by Anne-Marie O'Connor


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $17.95

The true story that inspired the movie Woman in Gold starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds.

Contributor to the Washington Post Anne-Marie O’Connor brilliantly regales us with the galvanizing story of Klimt’s 1907 masterpiece—the breathtaking portrait of a Viennese Jewish socialite, Adele Bloch-Bauer. The celebrated painting, stolen by Nazis during World War II, subsequently...

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
La Lucha

(Available March 31, 2015)
La Lucha
Written by Jon Sack, Preface by Lucha Castro, Edited by Adam Shapiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781688014
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
La Lucha
The Story of Lucha Castro and Human Rights in Mexico
Written by Jon Sack
Preface by Lucha Castro
Edited by Adam Shapiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $16.95

A front-line human rights defender fighting murderous impunity in the Mexican borderlands

The Mexican border state of Chihuahua and its city Juárez have become notorious the world over as hotbeds of violence. Drug cartel battles and official corruption result in more murders annually in Chihuahua than in wartorn Afghanistan. Thanks to... Read more >
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The Battlefield

(Available March 31, 2015)
The Battlefield
Written by Hugh Roberts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781859845714
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Battlefield
Algeria 1988-2002: Studies in a Broken Polity
Written by Hugh Roberts


Format: Trade Paperback, 408 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $19.95

The violence that has ravaged Algeria has often defied explanation. Regularly invoked in debates about political Islam, transitions to democracy, globalization, and the right of humanitarian interference, Algeria’s tragedy has been reduced to a clash of stereotypes: Islamists vs. a secular state, terrorists vs. innocent civilians, or generals vs. a defenseless... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Ravensbruck
Life and Death in Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women
Written by Sarah Helm


Format: eBook, 768 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $18.99

A masterly and moving account of the most horrific hidden atrocity of World War II: Ravensbrück, the only Nazi concentration camp built for women
 
On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 867 women—housewives, doctors, opera singers, politicians, prostitutes—was marched through the woods fifty miles north of Berlin, driven on... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Somanatha

(Available March 31, 2015)
Somanatha
Written by Romila Thapar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781784780654
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
Somanatha
The Many Voices of a History
Written by Romila Thapar


Format: Trade Paperback, 265 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $24.95

In 1026, Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni raided the Hindu temple of Somanatha (Somnath in textbooks of the colonial period). The story of the raid has reverberated in Indian history, but largely during the raj. It was first depicted as a trauma for the Hindu population not in India, but in the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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