The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

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
Modern

  • Avant-Garde Hamletby R. S. White

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2015; US$ 69.99

    Hamlet stands as a high water mark of canonical art, yet it has equally attracted rebels and experimenters, those avant-garde writers, dramatists, performers, and filmmakers who, in their adaptations and appropriations, seek new ways of expressing innovative and challenging thoughts in the hope that they can change perceptions of their own world.... more...

  • Building Europeby Wilfried Loth

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 126.00

    A standard work on the history of the European Union: Initiatives, disputes, and successes, from Winston Churchill to Angela Merkel and Jean-Claude Juncker. ?An enlightening work. Required reading for all who doubt the unfinished history of Europe? ? Rolf Steininger, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. ?A brilliant work? ? GŁnter Verheugen,... more...

  • The Mountainby Bernard Debarbieux; Gilles Rudaz; Jane Marie Todd; Martin F. Price

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 40.00

    In  The Mountain , geographers Bernard Debarbieux and Gilles Rudaz trace the origins of the very concept of a mountain, showing how it is not a mere geographic feature but ultimately an idea, one that has evolved over time, influenced by changes in political climates and cultural attitudes. To truly understand mountains, they argue, we must... more...

  • The War in the West - A New Historyby James Holland

    Transworld 2015; US$ 39.98

    Are you ready for the truth about World War Two? In the first of an extraordinary three-volume account of the war on land, in the air and at sea, James Holland reveals not only the truth behind the familiar legends of the Second World War but he also unveils those lesser known events which were to have the greatest significance. The first... more...

  • The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfareby Damien Lewis

    Quercus 2015; Not Available

    From the award-winning historian, war reporter, and author Damien Lewis (Zero Six Bravo, Judy) comes the incredible true story of the top-secret "butcher-and-bolt" black ops units Prime Minister Winston Churchill tasked with stopping the unstoppable German war machine. Criminals, rogues, and survivalists, the brutal tactics and grit of these "deniables"... more...

  • Black Earthby Timothy Snyder

    Crown/Archetype 2015; US$ 30.00

    A brilliant, haunting, and profoundly original portrait of the defining tragedy of our time. †††† In this epic history of extermination and survival, Timothy Snyder presents a new explanation of the great atrocity of the twentieth century, and reveals the risks that we face in the twenty-first.† Based on new sources from eastern Europe and forgotten... more...

  • Hubrisby Alistair Horne

    Orion 2015; US$ 31.70

    Alistair Horne has been a close observer of war and history for more than fifty years. In this wise and masterly work, he revisits six battles that changed the course of the twentieth century and reveals the one trait that links them all: hubris. In Greek tragedy, hubris is excessive human pride that challenges the gods and ultimately leads to total... more...

  • Hubrisby Alistair Horne

    Orion 2015; Not Available

    Alistair Horne has been a close observer of war and history for more than fifty years. In this wise and masterly work, he revisits six battles that changed the course of the twentieth century and reveals the one trait that links them all: hubris. In Greek tragedy, hubris is excessive human pride that challenges the gods and ultimately leads to total... more...

  • Introducing the Enlightenmentby Lloyd Spencer; Andrzej Krauze

    Icon Books 2015; US$ 6.99

    The Enlightenment of the 18th century was a crucial time in human history - a vast moral, scientific and political movement, the work of intellectuals across Europe and the New World, who began to free themselves from despotism, bigotry and superstition and tried to change the world. This title offers a guide to the giants of the Enlightenment. more...

  • Introducing the Holocaustby Haim Bresheeth; Stuart Hood; Litza Jansz

    Icon Books 2015; US$ 6.99

    'Excellent ... an astounding amount of material.' Times Educational Supplement Popular culture often portrays the Holocaust as a horrific drama played out between Nazi executioners and ghetto Jewish victims - in short, a single aberration of history. Introducing the Holocaust is a powerful graphic guide that dissolves this stereotype,... more...