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  • Ben Macintyre's World War II Espionage Filesby Ben Macintyre

    Crown/Archetype 2012; US$ 23.99

    Ben Macintyre?s two bestselling accounts of World War II espionage are now available together exclusively as an ebook with an excerpt from the New York Times bestseller, Double Cross . A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, Agent Zigzag is the story of Eddie Chapman, a charmer, a criminal, a con man, and one of the most remarkable double... more...

  • One Bloody Thing After Anotherby Jacob F. Field

    Michael O' Mara Books 2012; US$ 9.99

    Ever wondered why Tsar Ivan was the dubbed 'the Terrible' or how King Henri II of France perished in a jousting incident? A bloodstained tour through ages of torment, this book explores the blood and guts of yesteryear, from the Crusades and medieval dungeons to the Reign of Terror and witch trials. more...

  • Neighborsby Jan T. Gross

    Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 27.95 US$ 22.36

    One summer day in 1941, half of the Polish town of Jedwabne murdered the other half, 1,600 men, women, and children, all but seven of the town's Jews. Neighbors tells their story. This is a shocking, brutal story that has never before been told. It is the most important study of Polish-Jewish relations to be published in decades and should... more...

  • A History of the Worldby Andrew Marr

    Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 10.93

    Our understanding of world history is changing, as new discoveries are made on all the continents and old prejudices are being challenged. In this truly global journey Andrew Marr revisits some of the traditional epic stories, from classical Greece and Rome to the rise of Napoleon, but surrounds them with less familiar material, from Peru to the Ukraine,... more...

  • Rückzugby Joachim Ludewig; David T. Zabecki

    The University Press of Kentucky 2012; US$ 40.00

    The Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, marked a critical turning point in the European theater of World War II. The massive landing on France's coast had been meticulously planned for three years, and the Allies anticipated a quick and decisive defeat of the German forces. Many of the planners were surprised, however, by the length of time... more...

  • Macarthur's Navyby Edwin P. Hoyt

    Crown/Archetype 2012; US$ 18.95

    Yet another in-depth military account from the prolific Hoyt. Focusing on the US Seventh Fleet, the author offers a vivid, authoritative log of key operations launched by Gen. Douglas MacArthur, commander of Allied forces in WW II's Southwest Pacific theater. Starting in late 1943, to illustrate, MacArthur directed American and Australian troops on... more...

  • Culture and Imperialismby Edward W. Said

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    A landmark work from the intellectually auspicious author of Orientalism that explores the long-overlooked connections between the Western imperial endeavor and the culture that both reflected and reinforced it. "Said is a brilliant . . . scholar, aesthete and political activist."--Washington Post Book World. more...

  • The Righteousby Martin Gilbert

    Transworld 2015; US$ 18.32

    'He who saves one life, it is as if he saved an entire world' The Holocaust will be forever numbered amongst the darkest of days in human civilisation. Yet even in that darkness, there were sparks of light. Many will recognise the names of Oskar Schindler, Raoul Wallenberg and Miep Gies. But there were thousands of others throughout Europe who risked... more...

  • The Human Journeyby Kevin Reilly

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012; US$ 45.99

    The Human Journey offers a truly concise yet satisfyingly full history of the world from ancient times to the present. Its themes include not only the great questions of the humanities?nature versus nurture, the history and meaning of human variation, the sources of wealth, and causes of revolution?but also the major transformations in human history:... more...

  • Corregidor, The Rock Force Assault, 1945by E.M. Jr Flanagan

    Random House Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    "The two-week battle for Corregidor was complicated by the American's gross underestimation of enemy strength: expecting a few hundred demoralized defenders, they encountered more than 6,000 Japanese soldiers and marines deployed in tunnels and caves, every man dedicated to the Bushido code that dictated a fight to the death. As the dust was settling,... more...