The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 16.00
An exciting series that covers selected topics from the Higher Level options in the IB History syllabus. more...
- Marshall Cavendish 2013; US$ 22.99
Lee Kuan Yew: The Critical Years (1971-78) is a facsimile edition of Alex Joseys second masterful account of Singapores formidable prime minister, first published in 1980 and simply titled Lee Kuan Yew Vol 2. In this volume, Josey tells the continuing story of Singapores remarkable development from the beginning of 1971 to the end... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2001; US$ 7.95
?No better study of a nation?s institutions and culture than Tocqueville?s Democracy in America has ever been written by a foreign observer.? ? The New York Times ?The Bradley edition of Tocqueville?s classic is the best now available in English.? ?Charles A. Beard ?Professor Bradley?s edition should remain the standard one for our time.? ?F.... more...
- HarperCollins 2011; US$ 12.86
June 18, 1815, was one of the most momentous days in world history, marking the end of twenty-two years of French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. On the bloody battlefield of Waterloo, the Emperor Napoleon and his hastily formed legions clashed with the Anglo-Allied armies led by the Duke of Wellington -- the only time the two greatest military... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2001; US$ 23.98
Medieval Iceland was unique amongst Western Europe, with no foreign policy, no defence forces, no king, no lords, no peasants and few battles. It should have been a utopia yet its literature is dominated by brutality and killing. The reasons for this, argues Jesse Byock, lie in the underlying structures and cultural codes of the islands' social order.... more...
- Random House Struik 2013; US$ 11.00
Robben Island ? best known as the place where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for eighteen years ? has been a place of harshness and brutality; its history steeped in the suffering of those banished there. Yet it has also become a universal symbol of hope, forgiveness, and triumph. Robben Island by Charlene Smith offers an absorbing and detailed account... more...
- Pan Macmillan UK 2013; US$ 15.45
In 476 AD the last of Rome's emperors was deposed by a barbarian general, the son of one of Attila the Hun's henchmen, and the imperial vestments were despatched to Constantinople. The curtain fell on the Roman Empire in Western Europe, its territories divided between successor kingdoms constructed around barbarian military manpower. But if the Roman... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2014; US$ 48.00
The magnificent new biography that revolutionizes our understanding of Stalin and his world In January 1928 Stalin, the ruler of the largest country in the world, boarded a train bound for Siberia where he would embark upon the greatest gamble of his political life. He was about to begin the largest programme of social reengineering ever... more...
- HarperCollins Publishers 2015; Not Available
In 1938, with the Japanese army approaching from Nanking, Huan Hsu?s great-great grandfather, Liu, and his five granddaughters, were forced to flee their hometown on the banks of the Yangtze River. But before they left a hole was dug as deep as a man, and as wide as a bedroom, in which was stowed the family heirlooms. more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2014; US$ 27.95
- Booklist , STARRED REVIEW "A well-respected journalist offers evidence, both empirical and anecdotal, about the therapeutic benefits of psychedelic drugs... this clear-eyed account [explores] both the complex history of the issue and the current thinking on the use of LSD, Ecstasy and other psychotropic substances for healing troubled minds...... more...