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  • A Short History of the Vietnam Warby Gordon Kerr

    Oldcastle Books 2015; US$ 8.99

    Aconcise, accessible history of one of the most important and fascinating conflicts of the 20th century On March 8, 1965, 3,500 U.S. Marines of the 9th Marine Expeditionary Brigade made an amphibious landing at Da Nang on the south central coast of South Vietnam, marking the beginning of a conflict that would haunt American politics and society... more...

  • A Shadow over Palestineby Keith P. Feldman

    University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available

    Contents Prologue: James Baldwin in the Holy Land Introduction: The Symbolic Storehouse of Liberal Freedom 1. Specters of Genocide: Cold War Exceptions and the Contradictions of Liberalism 2. Black Power?s Palestine: Permanent War and the Global Freedom Struggle 3. Jewish Conversions: Colorblindness, Anti-Imperialism, and Jewish National Liberation... more...

  • An Arab Ambassador in the Mediterranean Worldby Nabil Matar

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    This book provides translated selections from the writings of Muhammad Ibn Othman al-Miknasi (d. 1799). The only writings by an Arab-Muslim in the pre-modern period that present a comparative perspective, his travelogues provide unique insight with in to Christendom and Islam. Translating excerpts from his three travelogues, this book tells the... more...

  • They Are All My Familyby John P. Riordan; Monique Brinson Demery

    PublicAffairs 2015; US$ 25.99

    In the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War in April 1975, as Americans fled and their Vietnamese allies and employees prepared for the worst, John Riordan, a young banker, the assistant manager of Citibank's Saigon branch succeeded in rescuing 106 Vietnamese. They were his 33 Vietnamese staff members and their families. Unable to secure exit papers... more...

  • Rethinking Camelotby Noam Chomsky

    Haymarket Books 2015; US$ 16.00

    Noam Chomsky is Institute Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston. A member of the American Academy of Science, he has published widely in both linguistics and current affairs. His books include At War with Asia, Towards a New Cold War, Fateful Triangle: The U. S., Israel and the... more...

  • Vietnamby Gary R. Hess

    Wiley 2015; US$ 44.95

    Gary R. Hess is Distinguished Research Professor of History at Bowling Green State University, where he taught for forty-five years. His publications include The United States at War, 1941–1945 (Wiley, 3 rd edition, 2010), Presidential Decisions for War: Korea, Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, and Iraq (rev. ed., 2009), Vietnam and the United... more...

  • Gathering Carrageenby Monica Connell

    Sandstone Press Ltd 2015; US$ 10.19

    As a child, growing up in Belfast in the 1950?s, Monica Connell spent the summer holidays in Donegal. In the 1990?s, by now an anthropologist and author, she returned to Donegal with her husband. Gathering Carrageen is the story of that return: the harsh beauty of the landscape and elements, the sense of fun and community in the face of tensions... more...

  • Maritime Operations in the Russo-Japanese War, 19041905by Julian Corbett

    Naval Institute Press 2015; US$ 34.95

    Sir Julian S. Corbett, trained in law, died in 1922. more...

  • Maritime Operations in the Russo-Japanese War, 19041905by Julian Corbett

    Naval Institute Press 2015; US$ 34.95

    Sir Julian S. Corbett, trained in law, died in 1922. more...

  • Historical Dictionary of the Druzesby Samy Swayd

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 94.99

    This second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Druzes covers their history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1000 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent... more...