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The Island of Seven Cities

by Paul Chiasson

The Island of Seven Cities unveils the first tangible proof that the Chinese settled in the New World before Columbus.

In the summer of 2003, architect Paul Chiasson decided to climb a mountain he had never explored...


In the Shadow of the Rising Dragon

by Xu Youyu & Hua Ze

Over the last decade China has undergone a transformation. After the dark days of the Cultural Revolution, it has emerged as one of the twenty-first century’s most powerful economies, with millions of citizens...


Il Gigante

by Anton Gill

At the turn of the 16th century, Italy was a turbulent territory made up of independent states, each at war with or intriguing against its neighbor. There were the proud, cultivated, and degenerate Sforzas in...


Hanging Man

by Barnaby Martin

The gripping story of post-Mao China and the harrowing fate of the artist and activist Ai Weiwei

In October 2010, Ai Weiwei’s Sunflower Seeds appeared in the Turbine Hall in the Tate Modern. In April 2011,...


Fire and Light

by James MacGregor Burns

"With this profound and magnificent book, drawing on his deep reservoir of thought and expertise in the humanities, James MacGregor Burns takes us into the fire's center.  As a 21st-century philosopher, he...


Fire Base Illingworth

by Philip Keith

Fire Base Illingworth is an epic, never-before-told true story of a North Vietnamese Army attack and how the men of this nearly overrun Fire Base survived.

In the early morning hours of April 1, 1970, more than...


Desperate Engagement

by Marc Leepson

The Battle of Monocacy, which took place on the blisteringly hot day of July 9, 1864, is one of the Civil War’s most significant yet little-known battles. What played out that day in the corn and wheat fields...


Constant Battles

by Steven Le Blanc & Katherine E. Register

With armed conflict in the Persian Gulf now upon us, Harvard archaeologist Steven LeBlanc takes a long-term view of the nature and roots of war, presenting a controversial thesis: The notion of the "noble savage"...


Palestine and the Palestinians in the 21st Century

by Rochelle Davis & Mimi Kirk

Recent developments in Palestinian political, economic, and social life have resulted in greater insecurity and diminishing confidence in Israel's willingness to abide by political agreements or the Palestinian...


Tomorrow's Air Force: Tracing the Past, Shaping the Future

by Jeffrey J. Smith

Looking ahead to future airpower requirements, this engaging and ground-breaking book on the history and future of American combat airpower argues that the USAF must adapt to the changes that confront it or...


The Industrial Revolution Explained: Steam, Sparks & Massive Wheels

by Stan Yorke

An easy to follow, illustrated guide to this important period of modern history, when man and machine worked side by side to bring about fantastic changes affecting every walk of life.


Tudor Houses Explained: Britain's Living History

by Trevor Yorke

The rich range of Tudor domestic buildings between 1485 and 1603, is explained in detail by architectural historian Trevor Yorke, with his own illustrations and photographs.


The Book of Gun Trivia: Essential Firepower Facts

by Gordon Rottman

A complete guide to weapons history, facts, myths and trivia, covering everything you wanted to know, didn’t want to know, and don’t know you need to know...

 

Gordon Rottman offers a step by step guide through...


Armies of the Volga Bulgars & Khanate of Kazan: 9th-16th centuries

by Viacheslav Shpakovsky & Gerry Embleton

Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times.

The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established...


Of Gods and Mortals - Mythological Wargame Rules

by Andrea Sfiligoi & Mark Stacey

Factions represented in the rulebook include: Greco-Roman, Egyptian, Japanese, Aztecs, Pre-Islamic Arabs (Arabian Nights), Norse, Celts and Chinese. For every army list, a list suitable models from various manufacturers...


General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark

by Peter Davies & Henry Morshead

No project combined radical innovation and political furore quite like the F-111 program. It was intended as the world's biggest, most expensive defence procurement plan when it began in 1962. The aim was 'commonality';...


AV-8B Harrier II Units of Operation Iraqi Freedom I-VI

by Lon Nordeen & Jim Laurier

The Harrier II jet saw conflict in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm (Gulf War), Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) and Iraqi Freedom (Iraq War). The aircraft has matured into a multi-role platform...


The Jewish Revolt AD 66-74

by Si Sheppard & Peter Dennis

The narrow strip of land now occupied by the modern state of Israel is where all paths from Europe, Asia, and Arabia must come together before they flow into Africa and has been the world's most hotly contested...


US Flamethrower Tanks of World War II

by Steven Zaloga & Richard Chasemore

American experience, from D-Day to dug-in Japanese defenders, went from British Crocodile to E4-7, USMC Satan, and the many POA-CWS (Pacific Area Operation-Chemical Warfare Section) flamethrower tank variants...


Buckeye Presidents: Ohioans in the White House

by Philip Weeks

Only two states can claim the title "the Mother of U.S. Presidents", Ohio and Virginia. Fifteen presidents have hailed from either Ohio or Virginia, though one of those men, William Henry Harrison is attributed...