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The Influence of Sea Power upon History, 1660-1783
The Influence of Sea Power upon History, 1660-1783
Paperback      ISBN: 0486255093
Influential classic of naval history and tactics still used as text in war colleges. Read by Kaiser Wilhelm, both Roosevelts, other leaders. First paperback edition. 4 maps. 24 battle plans.
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
Paperback      ISBN: 0679720197
Surveys global politics over the past five hundred years and discusses current problems facing the major powers
Berlin Diaries, 1940-1945
Berlin Diaries, 1940-1945
Paperback      ISBN: 0394757777
A personal account of the Second World War by a White Russian princess who lived in Berlin and Vienna with insights into the ever-harsher conditions of civilian life and the ethical dilemma of upper-class anti-Nazis
The Korean War
The Korean War
Paperback      ISBN: 067166834x
The author, a distinguished military historian, recounts the sequence of military events that formed the war and, based on personal accounts and interviews with hundreds of vets, vividly depicts combat action
Journal I: 1945-1955
Journal I
1945-1955
Hardcover      ISBN: 0226204162
Recounts the first ten years of the religious historian's life in Paris after leaving Romania following his first wife's death and the Soviet takeover of his homeland
Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy
Crossfire
The Plot That Killed Kennedy
Paperback      ISBN: 0881846481
Purports to uncover new evidence proving the conspiracy theory about the late President's assassination, tying the FBI, the CIA, the Mafia, the Cubans, the United States military, and others to the killing
The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers
The Pirates Own Book
Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers
Paperback      ISBN: 0486276074
Rare volume recounts lives and cold-blooded exploits of Black Beard, Jean Lafitte, Robert Kidd, Anne Bonney, other maritime marauders. 77 atmospheric wood engravings.
The House of Medici: Its Rise and Fall
The House of Medici
Its Rise and Fall
Paperback      ISBN: 0688053394
An account of the fortunes and influences of the great Florentine banking family, covering over three hundred years of soldiers, art patrons, collectors, builders, popes, statesmen, and scholars
The Age of Empire 1875-1914
The Age of Empire 1875-1914
Paperback      ISBN: 0679721754
Looks at the forces shaping the world during the forty years prior to World War I, and explains why the British Empire declined
The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant: June 1-August 15, 1864
The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant
June 1-August 15, 1864
Hardcover      ISBN: 0809311178
On June 2, 1864, Ulysses S. Grant post­poned until the following morning an assault on Confederate lines near Cold Harbor planned for that afternoon be­cause of delays in positioning troops. In the meantime, Confederate forces strengthened their lines, and the assault became a slaughter that haunted Grant for the rest of his life. Thus began a summer of frustration for the general-in-chief of the U.S. Army. By failing to press their advantage, Major General William F. “Baldy

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