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Mazarin: The Crisis of Absolutism in France

by Geoffrey Treasure

Mazarin was the model statesman of the early modern period in French history. This book follows his career from pupil of the Jesuits, through legate in Paris and Avignon, to service for Louis XIII and beyond....


Countdown to Victory

by Barry Turner

In standard histories of the Second World War, the last six months in the western European arena invariably make a short epilogue. After the German failure in the Battle of the Bulge, Hitler's bold counter attack...


Suez 1956: The Inside Story of the First Oil War

by Barry Turner

In October 1956, Britain, France and Israel launched an attack on Egypt. For each of the contenders there was much more at stake than the future of the Canal. None of the combatants in the Suez campaign emerged...


Fabulous Chicago: A Great City's History and People

by Emmett Dedmon

Here is the best-selling history of an American city like no other -- and of the vibrant people who built it. The Yankees who came west to gamble fortunes on the Board of Trade, the Swifts and Amours, Fields...


Myopic Grandeur: The Ambivalence of French Foreign Policy toward the Far East, 1919-1945

by John E. Dreifort

General Charles de Gaulle once said, France cannot be France without greatness. France's effort to maintain its presence as a great world power is the subject of Myopic Grandeur, the first major study of French...


Dialogue on the Frontier: Catholic and Protestant Relationships

by Margaret C. DePalma

Dialogue on the Frontier is a remarkable departure from previous scholarship, which emphasized the negative aspects of the relationship between Protestants and Catholics in the early American republic. Author...


American Chameleon: Individualism in Trans-National Context

by Richard O. Curry & Lawrence B. Goodheart

The concept of individualism that emerged in American society during the late 18th century has long defined America's social, political, and economic institutions. American Chameleon is the first historical...


Macedonian Armies after Alexander 323-168 BC

by Nicholas Sekunda & Peter Dennis

The death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC threw the Macedonians into confusion; there was no capable heir, and no clear successor among the senior figures in Alexander’s circle. Initial attempts to preserve...


The Chinese People's Liberation Army since 1949: Ground Forces

by Benjamin Lai & Adam Hook

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is the largest army in the world. China is predicted to be on the brink of overtaking the USA as the world’s largest economy, and China’s military capabilities...


US Marine Corps F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War

by Peter Davies & Jim Laurier

Twenty-five US Marine Corps squadrons flew versions of the Phantom II and 11 of them used the aircraft in Southeast Asia from May 1965 through to early 1973. Although one deployment was from an aircraft carrier,...


The Rice Paddy Navy: U.S. Sailors Undercover in China

by Linda Kush

After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Navy knew it would need vital information from the Pacific. Nationalist China was particularly well-suited to provide vital information about the Japanese...


Hitler's Eagles: The Luftwaffe 1933-45

by Chris McNab

At the beginning of World War II, the Luftwaffe was the world's most advanced air force. With superior tactics, aircraft and training, it cut through the air forces of Poland and Western Europe in 1939 and 1940,...


The M60 Machine Gun

by Kevin Dockery & Mark Stacey

The US M60 Machine Gun, known as "the Pig," was developed in the years after World War II from two revolutionary German designs, combining the effective belt-feed system of the MG 42 machine gun with the bolt-operating...


Concrete Hell: Urban Warfare from Stalingrad to Iraq

by Louis Dimarco

Throughout history cities have been at the center of warfare, from sieges to street-fighting, from peace-keeping to coups de mains. Sun Tzu admonished his readers of The Art of War that the lowest realization...


Modelling Luftwaffe, Jets and Wonder Weapons

by Brett Green

While the Allies largely relied on mass production to help them win World War II, Hitler's Nazi Germany put a great deal of their limited resources into new technologies. Nowhere was this more evident than in...


US Army Paratrooper in the Pacific Theater, 1943-45

by Gordon Rottman

The two major Army units that operated in the Pacific – the 11th Airborne Division and the 503rd Parachute Regimental Combat Team (PRCT) launched small-scale operations on extremely difficult, if not, outright...


The Sten Gun

by Leroy Thompson

The Sten submachine gun - officially the 'Carbine, Machine, Sten' - was developed to fulfil the pressing British need for large quantities of cheaply produced weapons after Dunkirk, when German invasion was...


Defiant, Blenheim and Havoc Aces

by Andrew Thomas & Chris Davey

The World War 1 concept of the two-seat fighter persisted during the interwar period, with the RAF's biplane Demons being replaced by the twin-engined Blenheim IF - a fighter derivative of the light bomber then...


Avenging Angel-John Brown#s Raid on Harpers Ferry 1859

by Ron Field & Johnny Shumate

The Harpers Ferry raid confirmed for many Southerners the existence of a widespread Northern plot against slavery. In fact, Brown had raised funds for his raid from Northern abolitionists. To arm the slaves,...


Ulysses S Grant

by Mark Lardas

Ulysses Grant was the United States greatest general since George Washington. Like Washington, Grant's battlefield performance in the Civil War was the only factor standing between the United States continuing...