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The 1960s' Most Wanted™
The Top 10 Book of Hip Happenings, Swinging Sounds, and Out-of-Sight Oddities
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The Achille Lauro Hijacking
Lessons in the Politics and Prejudice of Terrorism
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Behind the Wall
Life, Love, and Struggle in Palestine
Illustrates the plight of Palestinians living in and around the refugee camps of the occupied West Bank
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Blazing Ice
Pioneering the Twenty-first Century’s Road to the South Pole
Antarctica like you've never seen it before
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Brassey's Book of Body Armor Back To Top
An illustrated history of the evolution of body armor, from ancient Egypt to the dawn of the twenty-first century
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The Castro Obsession
U.S. Covert Operations Against Cuba, 1959-1965
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Clive
Founder of British India
The teenage clerk who led an army and founded British India
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Counterspy
Memoirs of a Counterintelligence Officer in World War II and the Cold War
By the spy who headed U.S. counter-intelligence in postwar Berlin
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Crisis and Crossfire
The United States and the Middle East Since 1945
Provides a concise and insightful introduction to the turbulent history of U.S.-Middle East relations
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Cuba Back To Top
From Columbus to Castro and Beyond, Fifth Edition, Revised
A history of Cuba and its tenuous relationship with the United States
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Decision for Disaster
Betrayal at the Bay of Pigs
A startling new perspective on the 1961 invasion of Cuba
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The Devil's Garden
A War Crimes Investigator's Story
A behind-the-scenes look at war crimes in Yugoslavia
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Envoy to the Terror
Gouverneur Morris and the French Revolution
An American Founding Father’s important contributions to the French Revolution
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Fields of Conflict
Battlefield Archaeology from the Roman Empire to the Korean War
Archaeology reveals the hidden history of battlefields
   
The First Resort of Kings Back To Top
American Cultural Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century
A landmark study of the most-neglected tool of U.S. foreign policy
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Fragments of Grace
My Search for Meaning in the Strife of South Asia
A journalist’s deeply personal exploration of a world the West has only begun to understand
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Geography and Japan's Strategic Choices
From Seclusion to Internationalization
Examines the continuity of geographical influences and geopolitical choices through political periods of modern Japan,
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Hammer of the Gods
The Thule Society and the Birth of Nazism
The secret, lost roots of Nazi philosophy
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Hemingway on the China Front
His WWII Spy Mission with Martha Gellhorn
Love, fame, war, and espionage
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How the Cold War Ended Back To Top
Debating and Doing History
Examines the debates surrounding the end of the Cold War
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Imperial Designs
War, Humiliation & the Making of History
Humiliation in history
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Intimate Ties, Bitter Struggles
The United States and Latin America Since 1945
Provides a concise and highly readable introduction to U.S.-Latin American relations
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Iraq in Transition
The Legacy of Dictatorship and the Prospects for Democracy
Foreword by Steven Metz
Combines military operational insight with rigorous analysis
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The Iraq War
As Witnessed by the Correspondents and Photographers of United Press International
A day-by-day account of Operation Iraqi Freedom
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Ireland's Most Wanted™ Back To Top
The Top 10 Book of Celtic Pride, Fantastic Folklore, and Oddities of the Emerald Isle
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Kitchener's War
British Strategy from 1914-1916
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The Last Crusade
Americanism and the Islamic Reformation
The West's political struggle to reform Islam
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Learning to Love the Bomb
Canada's Nuclear Weapons During the Cold War
Avoiding Armageddon, Canadian-style
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Lieutenant Ramsey's War
From Horse Soldier to Guerrilla Commander
After leading the last cavalry charge in U.S. history in 1942, Ramsey joined the Philippine resistance and rose to command more than 40,000 guerrillas
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The MacArthur Highway and Other Relics of American Empire in the Philippines Back To Top
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The Marcel Network
How One French Couple Saved 527 Children from the Holocaust
Two who dared
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Mexico
From Montezuma to the Fall of the PRI, Second Edition
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Mexico Behind the Mask
A Narrative, Past and Present
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Mexico
From Montezuma to the Rise of the PAN, Third Edition
An updated edition of the classic survey of Mexico and its history
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Michael Collins and the Anglo-Irish War Back To Top
Britain's Counterinsurgency Failure
How the British Secret Service failed to neutralize Sinn Fein and the IRA
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Military History's Most Wanted™
The Top 10 Book of Improbable Victories, Unlikely Heroes, and Other Martial Oddities
Delivers little-known facts and clever commentary on the people, the battles, and the wars, the literature and the media, and miscellaneous facts from ancient times to the present
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Modern Warfare in Spain
American Military Observations on the Spanish Civil War, 1936–1939
The Spanish Civil War through the eyes of Americans on the front lines
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Napoleon's Troublesome Americans
Franco-American Relations, 1804-1815
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Needle in the Bone
How a Holocaust Survivor and a Polish Resistance Fighter Beat the Odds and Found Each Other
The courage for making a new life
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On Luxury Back To Top
A Cautionary Tale: A Short History of the Perils of Excess from Ancient Times to the Beginning of the Modern Era
"The little extras"
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Paths Without Glory
Richard Francis Burton in Africa
The downfall of England's greatest diplomat/adventurer
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The Rogue's March
John Riley and the St. Patrick's Battalion, 1846-48
The true story of the U.S. Army deserters --- the majority of them Irish immigrants --- who fought valiantly as a Mexican Army unit during the Mexican War of 1846
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Saudi Arabia on the Edge
The Uncertain Future of an American Ally
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Scipio Africanus
Rome's Greatest General
Highlighting the greatest general of the Roman Empire
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Shadow of the Sultan's Realm Back To Top
The Destruction of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East
The rise of the modern Middle East from the ashes of the Ottoman Empire
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Simple Gestures
A Cultural Journey into the Middle East
Overturns common misperceptions about the lives of Middle Easterners
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Someone Else's War
A Novel
A brilliantly evocative novel of intrigue, espionage, betrayal, and assassination in Vietnam
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The Star Wars Enigma
Behind the Scenes of the Cold War Race for Missile Defense
Space-age weapons systems and the end of the Cold War
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Surviving Twice
Amerasian Children of the Vietnam War
Inspiring and sometimes tragic personal stories of five Amerasian children left behind after the Vietnam War
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Tools for Trilateralism Back To Top
Improving U.S.–Japan–Korea Cooperation to Manage Complex Contingencies
Focuses solely on the evolution and potential impact of the Trilateral Coordination and Oversight Group (TCOG) as an alliance-building tool
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Villa
Soldier of the Mexican Revolution
Analyzes the raucous career of one of the Mexican Revolution's central figures
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Vladimir Putin and Russian Statecraft
An interpretive biography of one of Russia’s most formidable leaders
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War
Ends and Means, Second Edition
A new, updated edition of a classic work
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War and Diplomacy
From World War I to the War on Terrorism
Examines the rapidly changing role of diplomacy
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War Dogs Back To Top
A History of Loyalty and Heroism
Stories and rare photographs that any dog lover will enjoy - canines parachuting into combat, sniffing out gas and booby traps, and defending military bases
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War in European History, 1494–1660
The Essential Bibliography
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War Slang
American Fighting Words and Phrases Since the Civil War, Second Edition
Provides brief but carefully thought-out introductions to each section to define the mood of that historical era.
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The Wars of Edvard Shevardnadze
Second Edition, Revised and Updated
A penetrating analysis of the remarkable political career of the man who transformed Soviet foreign policy.
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Women Warriors
A History
An anthropologist tells the history of women in battle from Cleopatra and Joan of Arc to Thusnelda, the Teutonic warrior, and the twentieth century's Ming Khai
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World in the Balance Back To Top
The Perilous Months of June–October 1940
How Britain survived the darkest days of the Second World War
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