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Strategic Thinking, Deterrence and the US Ballistic Missile Defense Project: From Truman to Obama

by Reuben Steff

This volume is a systematic critical survey of American strategic thinking and the strategic culture in which it is formed. In particular it seeks to interrogate the theory and strategy of nuclear deterrence,...


Occupation: The Ordeal of France 1940-1944

by Ian Ousby

The Nazi occupation of France in 1940 has been compellingly explored in this book.


The American South: A History

by William J., Jr. Cooper & Thomas E. Terrill

In The American South, William J. Cooper, Jr. and Thomas E. Terrill demonstrate their belief that it is impossible to divorce the history of the south from the history of the United States. Each volume includes...


Hot Dogs and Cocktails: When FDR Met King George VI at Hyde Park on Hudson

by Peter Conradi

From the coauthor of The King's Speech, the story behind the historic meeting between FDR and King George VI on the eve of World War II, a meeting that is now the subject of a major Hollywood movie, Hyde Park...


Vanished: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II

by Wil S. Hylton

Praised by Robert Kurson, Philipp Meyer, Hampton Sides, Michael Paterniti, and many others

"A powerful story, masterfully told."-GQ

"[A] deeply textured, propulsive new book...a phenomenal writer."-TIME.com...


The Security Context in the Black Sea Region

by Dimitrios Triantaphyllou

This book on the security context in the Black Sea region is a timely endeavour and substantive contribution to understanding the state of play in the region and its linkages to the rest of the world. With contributions...


Negotiated Empires: Centers and Peripheries in the Americas, 1500 1820

by Christine Daniels & Michael V. Kennedy

In this innovative volume, leading historians of the early modern Americas examine the subjects of early modern, continuing colonization, and the relations between established colonies and frontiers of settlement....


Problematics of Military Power: Government, Discipline and the Subject of Violence

by Michael S. Drake

This book traces the relations between the organization of violence and social and political order from ancient Rome to early modern Europe. Following the work of Michel Foucault, the author studies the ways...


Lighthouse Families

by Bruce Roberts & Cheryl Shelton-Roberts

What was it like to live and work at a lighthouse during the heyday of shipping and fishing? How did lighthouse keepers and their families stationed on remote islands while away the long, cold, lonely hours...


Alice Munro

by Brenda Pfaus

In Alice Munro, Brenda Pfaus provides a unique and intriguing look at one of Canada's greatest living writers.


Mobilize!: Why Canada Was Unprepared for the Second World War

by Larry D. Rose & J.L. Granatstein

Military specialist Larry D. Rose examines why Canada was not training and preparing to go to war before the declaration in 1939. The failures of all involved are examined, as are the other issues that delayed...


The Pirates' Pact: The Secret Alliances Between History's Most Notorious Buccaneers and Colonial America

by Douglas R. Burgess

The Secret Alliances Between History's Most Notorious Buccaneers and Colonial America

Was classical piracy an earlier version of state-sponsored terrorism?

Here's the story of how almost every well-known buccaneer...


An Economic History of the United States: From 1607 to the Present

by Ronald Seavoy

An Economic History of the United States is an accessible and informative survey designed for undergraduate courses on American economic history. The book spans from 1607 to the modern age and presents a documented...


Human Resource Management in the British Armed Forces: Investing in the Future

by Alex Alexandreou, Richard Bartle & Richard Holmes

This study of the future of human resource management in the British armed forces considers the impace of the Human Rights Act 1998 and the Macpherson report. It covers ethnic minorities and gay rights as well...


Boys and Their Toys: Masculinity Class and Technology in America: Masculinity, Class and Technology in America

by Roger Horowitz

Negotiating the divide between "respectable manhood" and "rough manhood" this book explores masculinity at work and at play through provocative essays on labor unions, railroads, vocational training programs,...


Feminism, Identity and Difference

by Susan J. Hekman

This study focuses on a set of issues at the forefront of feminist thought in the late 1990s: identity, difference and their implications for feminist politics. As feminism moves into an era in which differences...


The Medicine Line: Life and Death on a North American Borderland: Life and Death on a North American Borderland

by Beth LaDow

The Medicine Line: Life and Death on the North American Borderland, is a complex and oftentimes dramatic mix of narrative storytelling and history in which ironies are explored, patterns of deed and response...


Forced Migration in Central and Eastern Europe, 1939-1950

by Alfred J. Rieber

These nine case studies, written by Russian, German and Austrian scholars and based on archival findings, should shed new light on deportations and resettlement in Poland, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Germany....


Israeli-Soviet Relations, 1953-1967: From Confrontation to Disruption

by Yosef Govrin

An |sraeli Ambassador's account of the longest and most tense period in Israeli-Soviet diplomatic relations, from their renewal in 1953 to their severance in 1967. His work analyses the era from the month preceding...


Against the Odds: Free Blacks in the Slave Societies of the Americas

by Jane G. Landers

The seven contributions contained in this collection address various forms of manumission throughout the American South as well as the Caribbean. Topics include color, class, and identity on the eve of the Haitian...