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David & Winston: How a Friendship Changed History

by Robert Lloyd Geroge

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.


The Slaves' Gamble

by Gene Allen Smith

Images of American slavery conjure up cotton plantations and African American slaves locked in bondage until the Civil War. Yet early on in the nineteenth century the state of slavery was very different, and...


Utah's Stolen Treasures : The Ancients Are Crying

by Gene Covington

Synopsis:

Utah's Stolen Treasures is a book that was inspired by three American Indian shields discovered by author Gene Covington's grandparents in Wayne County, Utah back in 1926.

Using the discovery of...


Breaking the Maya Code (Third Edition)

by Michael D. Coe

The inside story of one of the great intellectual breakthroughs of our time—the first great decipherment of an ancient script—now revised and updated. In the past dozen years, Maya decipherment has made...


Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History

by Wallace Terry

"Simply the most powerful and moving book that has emerged on this topic." UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL

The national bestseller that tells the truth of about Vietnam from the black soldiers' perspective. An oral...


In The Time Of The Americans: FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur-The Generation That Changed America  's Role in the World

by David Fromkin

Coming of age during World War I and attaining their finest hour in World War II and the Cold War, these men -- FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, Marshall, MacArthur -- transformed America from an isolated frontier nation...


All Standing: The Remarkable Story of the Jeanie Johnston, The Legendary Irish Famine Ship

by Kathryn Miles

All Standing The Remarkable Story of the Jeanie Johnston, the Legendary Irish Famine Ship recounts the journeys of this famous ship, her heroic crew, and the immigrants who were ferried between Ireland and North...


Deadline Artists--Scandals, Tragedies and Triumphs:: More of America's Greatest Newspaper Columns

by John Avlon & Jesse Angelo

It is a great American art form, read by millions every day. The best of it rises to the level of literature: balancing the urgency of news with the precision of poetry. Assembled with care by three successful...


Hitler's Scientists: Science, War, and the Devil's Pact

by John Cornwell

An eye-opening account of the rise of science in Germany through to Hitler’s regime, and the frightening Nazi experiments that occurred during the Reich

A shocking account of Nazi science, and a compelling...


Captain Alatriste

by Arturo Perez-Reverte & Margaret Sayers Peden

The novels of Arturo Pérez-Reverte have captivated readers around the world and earned him a reputation as “the master of the intellectual thriller” (Chicago Tribune). His books have been published in fifty...


The Reformation

by Diarmaid MacCulloch

The Reformation and Counter-Reformation represented the greatest upheaval in Western society since the collapse of the Roman Empire a millennium before. The consequences of those shattering events are still...


Surgeon's Mate-The Diary of John Knyveton, Surgeon in the British Fleet During the Seven Years War 1756-1762

by , Ernest Gray

Surgeon's Mate' is a detailed and bloody eye-witness account of a Naval Surgeon in the thick of military action, and is highly recommended for inclusion on the bookshelf of any historian or anyone with an interest...


The Paris Commune of 1871

by , Frank Jellinek

Originally published in the 1930s this is a fascinating examination, using documents and eye-witness accounts, of the famous Paris Commune. Contents include: The End of An Empire; The Government of National...


Brazil - An Interpretation

by , Gilberto Freyre

A series of lectures on the ethnic and social fusion that makes Brazil the country it is today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and...


Mexican Empire - The History of Maximilian and Carlota of Mexico

by , H. Hyde

Maximilian I of Mexico and his consort Charlotte of Belgium, known as Carlota were the only rulers of the second Mexican Empire. Installed by Napoleon III and a small group of Mexican Monarchists, the rule was...


The Old Irish World

by , Alice Green

Here is collected a series of lectures collected in to this rich history of Ireland. Chapters included the way of history, the trade routes of Ireland, a great Irish lady and much more. Many of the earliest...


The Horsewoman - A Practical Guide To Side-Saddle Riding

by , Alice Hayes

A guide for women horse riders wishing to learn the art of side saddle. Including chapters on horses for ladies, bridles, side saddles, mounting and dismounting, riding cross country and hacking. Many of the...


Our Humble Helpers - Familiar Talks On The Domestic Animals

by , Jean-Henri Fabre

A wonderful introduction to common farm animals and life in the countryside for young readers. Written as a grandfather talking to his family this book is full of beautiful imagery and information. Many of the...


Secrets of the Racing Ace - Pigeon Racing Secrets

by , Old Hand

The detailed contents include: The Racing Ace - Making Pigeons Fly Faster - Feeding for Breeding - The Breeding Season - Controlling Racing Pigeons - The Mater Gland - Respiratory Problems - Health and Hygiene...


Home Tanning Of Leather And Small Fur Skins

by , R. Frey

Learn how people tanned leather and hides at home at the beginning of the last century. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly...