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  • Democracy in Americaby Alexis de Tocqueville; Richard C. Heffner; Vartan Gregorian

    Penguin Publishing Group 2001; US$ 7.95

    ?No better study of a nation?s institutions and culture than Tocqueville?s Democracy in America has ever been written by a foreign observer.? ? The New York Times ?The Bradley edition of Tocqueville?s classic is the best now available in English.? ?Charles A. Beard ?Professor Bradley?s edition should remain the standard one for our time.? ?F.... more...

  • The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murderby Vincent Bugliosi

    Vanguard Press 2008; US$ 26.95

    Famed Charles Manson prosecutor and three time #1 New York Times bestselling author Vincent Bugliosi has written the most powerful, explosive, and thought-provoking book of his storied career. In The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder , Bugliosi presents a tight, meticulously researched legal case that puts George W. Bush on trial in an American... more...

  • The Swerveby Stephen Greenblatt

    Random House 2011; US$ 17.58

    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR NONFICTION Almost six hundred years ago, a short, genial man took a very old manuscript off a library shelf. With excitement, he saw what he had discovered and ordered it copied. The book was a miraculously surviving copy of an ancient Roman philosophical epic, On the Nature of Things by Lucretius and... more...

  • Judaism Without Jewsby Dr Eliane Glaser

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 110.00

    Oliver Cromwell's readmission of the Jews to England in 1656 has traditionally been regarded as a watershed in the history of the Jews in England. As well as providing a critical account of the historiography of readmission as a definitive act of toleration, this book reinterprets Christian philosemitism of the early modern period. more...

  • At Close Quartersby Robert J. Bulkley

    Naval Institute Press 2012; US$ 34.95

    Small though they were, PT boats played a key role in World War II, carrying out an astonishing variety of missions where fast, versatile, and strongly armed vessels were needed. Called "weapons of opportunity," they met the enemy at closer quarters and with greater frequency than any other type of surface craft. Among the most famous PT commanders... more...

  • Black Cat Raiders of WW IIby Richard C. Knott

    Naval Institute Press 2012; US$ 19.95

    Thanks to the PBY's daring pilots and their effective tactics, the slow outdated Catalina patrol bombers became the scourge of Japanese shipping in the South Pacific during World War II. Painted black and hunting at night, the Black Cats, as they were called, are credited with sinking or disabling hundreds of thousands of tons of cargo vessels, troop... more...

  • Fire in a Canebrakeby Laura Wexler

    Scribner 2013; US$ 18.99

    On that July evening in 1946, the leader counted aloud and the mob of white men fired. Seconds later, the leader counted again, "One, two, three," and the mob fired once more. After the third and final volley of gunshots, the white men got into their cars and drove off, leaving the bullet-ridden bodies of two young black men and two young black women... more...

  • Between Monopoly and Free Trade: The English East India Company, 1600-1757by Emily Erikson

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 39.95

    The English East India Company was one of the most powerful and enduring organizations in history. Between Monopoly and Free Trade locates the source of that success in the innovative policy by which the Company?s Court of Directors granted employees the right to pursue their own commercial interests while in the firm?s employ. Exploring trade network... more...

  • Open Standards and the Digital Ageby Andrew L. Russell

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 26.00

    This book answers how openness became the defining principle of the information age, examining the history of information networks. more...

  • Lucrezia Borgiaby Sarah Bradford

    Penguin Publishing Group 2005; US$ 16.00

    The very name Lucrezia Borgia conjures up everything that was sinister and corrupt about the Renaissance?incest, political assassination, papal sexual abuse, poisonous intrigue, unscrupulous power grabs. Yet, as bestselling biographer Sarah Bradford reveals in this breathtaking new portrait, the truth is far more fascinating than the myth. Neither... more...