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  • "A New Kind of War"by Howard Jones

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 49.95

    This work explores the Truman administration's involvement in the civil war in Greece in the aftermath of World War II. America's fear of Soviet world domination resulted in the establishment of an American military presence on Greek soil and regular arms shipments as part of a containment policy. more...

  • "A New Kind of War"by Howard Jones

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 82.99

    America's experience in Greece has often been cited as a model by those later policymakers in Washington who regard the involvement as a "victory" for American foreign policy. Indeed, President Johnson and others referred to Greece as the model for America's deepening involvement in Vietnam during the mid-1960's. Greece became the battlefield for... more...

  • "Fire From the Midst of You"by Louis A Jr. Decaro

    NYU Press 2002; US$ 40.00

    This biography offers fresh insight into the life and actions of this renowned figure in American history. more...

  • "Happiness Is Not My Companion"by David M. Jordan

    Indiana University Press 2001; US$ 29.99

    "Happiness Is Not My Companion" The Life of General G. K. Warren David M. Jordan The valorous but troubled career of the Civil War general, best known for his quick action to defend Little Round Top and avert a Union defeat at Gettysburg. Gouverneur K. Warren, a brilliant student at West Point and a topographical engineer, earned early acclaim... more...

  • "I Love Paul Revere, Whether He Rode Or Not"by Richard Shenkman

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 11.25

    Provocative and amusingly heretical, "I Love Paul Revere, Whether He Rode or Not" (a quote attributed to Warren Harding) offers eye-opening revelations debunking long-held American legends. more...

  • Ronald Reagan The Movieby Michael Rogin

    University of California Press 1988; US$ 36.95

    The fear of the subversive has governed American politics, from the racial conflicts of the early republic to the Hollywood anti-Communism of Ronald Reagan. Political monsters?the Indian cannibal, the black rapist, the demon rum, the bomb-throwing anarchist, the many-tentacled Communist conspiracy, the agents of international terrorism?are familiar... more...

  • "Stand to It and Give Them Hell"by John Michael Priest

    Savas Publishing 2014; US$ 18.99

    "Stand to It and Give Them Hell" chronicles the Gettysburg fighting from Cemetery Ridge to Little Round Top on July 2, 1863, through the letters, memoirs, diaries, and postwar recollections of the men from both armies who struggled to control that "hallowed ground."John Michael Priest, dubbed the "Ernie Pyle" of the Civil... more...

  • "They Have Killed Papa Dead!"by Anthony Pitch

    Steerforth Press 2008; US$ 19.99

    The assassination of Abraham Lincoln is a central drama of the American experience. Its impact is felt to this day, and the basic story is known to all. Anthony Pitch?s thrilling account of the Lincoln conspiracy and its aftermath transcends the mere facts of that awful night during which dashing actor John Wilkes Booth shot Lincoln in the head and... more...

  • "They Made Us Many Promises"by Philip Weeks

    Wiley 2014; US$ 25.95 US$ 22.49

    A descendant of The American Indian Experience , this compelling anthology showcases the work of sixteen specialists. Those chapters retained from the original volume have been carefully revised to make them more accessible to the average undergraduate, while six entirely new and original essays consider important topics: American Indian women; Indian-Spanish... more...

  • "Times Are Altered with Us"by Roger M. Carpenter

    Wiley 2015; US$ 27.95 US$ 24.22

    "Times Are Altered with Us": American Indians from Contact to the New Republic offers a concise and engaging introduction to the turbulent 300-year-period of the history of Native Americans and their interactions with Europeans—and then Americans—from 1492 to 1800. Considers the interactions of American Indians at many points of "First... more...