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Final Solutions: Mass Killing and Genocide in the 20th Century

Final Solutions

Mass Killing and Genocide in the 20th Century

Cornell University Press (2013)
US$11.99

Benjamin A. Valentino finds that ethnic hatreds or discrimination, undemocratic systems of...

Albuera 1811

The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War

Frontline Books (2008)

On 16 May 1811, the small town of Albuera was the setting for one of the Peninsular War’s most...

A Necessary Luxury: Tea in Victorian England

A Necessary Luxury

Tea in Victorian England

Ohio University Press (2008)
US$29.99

Tea drinking in Victorian England was a pervasive activity that, when seen through the lens of a...

Commando: A Boer Journal of the Boer War [Illustrated Edition]

Commando

A Boer Journal of the Boer War [Illustrated Edition]

Borodino Books (2017)
US$0.99

During his exile in Madagascar, Boer soldier Deneys Reitz wrote about his experience of the Second...

Invading Colombia: Spanish Accounts of the Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada Expedition of Conquest

Invading Colombia

Spanish Accounts of the Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada Expedition of Conquest

Penn State University Press (2008)
US$17.99

In early April 1536, Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada led a military expedition from the coastal city of...

Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

Escape from Camp 14

One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

Penguin Publishing Group (2012)
US$15.77

With a New Foreword The heartwrenching New York Times bestseller about the only known person born...

The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson IV

The Passage of Power

The Years of Lyndon Johnson IV

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2012)
US$18.19

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD, THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE, THE MARK LYNTON...

The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century

The Rest Is Noise

Listening to the Twentieth Century

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2007)
US$17.50

The scandal over modern music has not died down. While paintings by Pablo Picasso and Jackson...

Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001–2016

Directorate S

The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001–2016

Penguin Books Ltd (2018)
US$18.32

Winner of the the National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction 'Spellbinding ... a...

For the Soul of Mankind: The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War

For the Soul of Mankind

The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2008)
US$14.70

To the amazement of the public, pundits, and even the policymakers themselves, the ideological and...