The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,757,227 members ⚫ 1,221,934 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

  • A Great Place to Have a Warby Joshua Kurlantzick

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 28.00 US$ 20.50

    The untold story of how America?s secret war in Laos in the 1960s and 1970s transformed the CIA from a loose collection of spies into a military operation and a key player in American foreign policy. In 1960, President Eisenhower was focused on Laos, a tiny Southeast Asian nation few Americans had ever heard of. Washington feared the country would... 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...

  • Josť Artigas and the Federal League in Uruguay?s War of Independence (1810?1820)by William H. Katra

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2017; US$ 94.99

    This book studies the thought and actions of Josť Gervasio Artigas, his military victories over the Spanish, and then his successful defense of provincial autonomy before the imperialist ambitions of Buenos Aires, account for his prominence in the Banda Oriental, and the four adjoining provinces of today?s Argentina. more...

  • The 10 Cent Warby Trischa Goodnow; James J. Kimble

    University Press of Mississippi 2017; US$ 65.00

    The story of how the comic book industry anticipated the fight against fascism and helped sustain America?s war effort more...

  • The Reinvention of Magna Carta 1216?1616by John Baker

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 124.00

    This book challenges conventional assumptions about the afterlife of Magna Carta and tells a new story. more...

  • The Globalization of International Societyby Tim Dunne; Christian Reus-Smit

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 49.99

    This volume reconsiders the process of globalization, drawing on a wealth of new perspectives to understand better this momentous historical development. 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...

  • The Western Frontby Stephen Miles

    Pen and Sword 2017; US$ 21.26

    The Western Front has become, once again, and after 100 years, an important and increasingly popular tourist destination. The Centenary is already encouraging large numbers of visitors to engage with this highly poignant landscape of war and to commemorate the sacrifice and loss of a previous generation. Interest is also being sharpened in the ‘places... more...

  • When Sonia Met Borisby Anna Shternshis

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    Based on nearly 500 oral history interviews, When Sonia Met Boris is an innovative study of Jewish daily life in the Soviet Union, giving a long-suppressed voice to the Jewish men and women who survived the sustained violence and everyday hardship of Stalin's Russia. It reveals how postwar Soviet Jews came to view their Jewish identity as an obstacle-a... more...

  • Year One of the Russian Revolutionby Victor Serge; Peter Sedgwick

    Haymarket Books 2017; US$ 24.99

    Serge exposes the heart of the vital first year of the most important working class revolution in history. more...