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  • Stilwell and the American Experience in Chinaby Barbara W. Tuchman

    Random House Publishing Group 2017; US$ 20.00

    Barbara W. Tuchman won her second Pulitzer Prize for this nonfiction masterpiece?an authoritative work of history that recounts the birth of modern China through the eyes of one extraordinary American.   General Joseph W. Stilwell was a man who loved China deeply and knew its people as few Americans ever have. Barbara W. Tuchman?s groundbreaking... more...

  • A Boy from Botwoodby Bryan Davies; Andrew Traficante

    Dundurn 2017; US$ 11.99

    Newfoundlander Arthur Manuel?s retelling of his harrowing First World War experiences are raw and real. Painstakingly researched after the long-hidden manuscript?s discovery by Bryan Davies and Andrew Traficante, this is an account without parallel in the Canadian experience of the Great War. more...

  • Shot Downby Alex Kerr

    Pen and Sword 2017; US$ 21.26

    Alex Kerr's Wellington, a twin-engine bomber, was shot down over Germany in 1941. At first hospitalised with hopes of repatriation, he unexpectedly found himself a prisoner in a German POW camp. Throughout those trying four years he was held captive, Alex kept a secret diary. This book reproduces his diary entries in a fascinating account of all aspects... more...

  • More Testing Timesby Mike Brooke

    The History Press 2017; US$ 11.99

    More Testing Times and its earlier volumes make for fascinating reading for any aviation enthusiast. more...

  • Doing my Bit for Irelandby Margaret Skinnider; Kirsty Lusk

    Luath Press Ltd 2017; US$ 10.99

    Data Lookups Explore Almost before it was over, the Rising became part of the great patriotic tradition of Ireland?Margaret Skinnider Whether by gun or words, Margaret was committed to an Ireland in which everyone was valued for their contribution, and were not discriminated against for gender or class. (from the Introduction by Kirsty Lusk) Published... more...

  • Moi, Joseph l'Alsacienby Miguel Haler

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 8.99

    Chroniques de la vie au front La Grande guerre comme on l?a appelée, fut l?immense boucherie que l?on sait, véritable suicide de l?Europe dont l?Europe se souvient et qu?elle marque par de nombreuses commémorations encore un siècle après. À cette occasion paraissent de nombreux livres, essais, réflexions, ouvrages historiques de fond, mais aussi... more...

  • The Emperor's Shadowby Anne Whitehead

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 7.99

    After Napoleon was defeated at the Battle of Waterloo, he was sent into exile on St Helena, arriving in October 1815. For the six years until his death, he was an 'eagle in a cage', reduced from the most powerful figure in Europe to a prisoner on a rock in the South Atlantic. But the fallen emperor was charmed and entertained by Betsy Balcombe, the... more...

  • Hunter Killerby T. Mark McCurley

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 7.99

    We are too close. We know too much, and when it is time to shoot, we can zoom in until the target fills the screen. Drones, or remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), are a mysterious and headline-making tool in the military's counterterrorism arsenal. Hunter Killer puts readers into this secretive world: hunting terrorists from the sky, deploying cutting-edge... more...

  • Captain James Carlinby Colin Carlin; William N. Jr. Still

    University of South Carolina Press 2016; Not Available

    A unique portrait of one of the most successful blockade runners who brought vital supplies to Confederate forces more...

  • Seven Pillars of Wisdomby T. E. Lawrence

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    When T. E. Lawrence's 'Seven Pillars of Wisdom' first appeared in 1922 it was immediately recognized as a literary masterpiece. In writing his extraordinary account of the Arab Revolt of 1916-1918 and his own role in it, T. E. Lawrence sealed his place in history and legend as Lawrence of Arabia. Widely regarded as the last great romantic war story... more...