2185 books (110 pages) in this category

American Presidents and First Ladies CD-ROM and Book

by TOM TIERNEY

Forty-two presidents of the United States, along with their wives or other White House hostesses, are featured in this unique archive. From George and Martha Washington to George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, each chief executive and First Lady ...

ISBN: 9780486995717

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

American Revolution

by JOHN GRAFTON (ED.)

This book of over 400 illustrations is a vast pictorial sourcebook and informal history of the American Revolution. Chosen from contemporary sources and the best material of the last two hundred years, these illustrations include major battles ...

ISBN: 9780486232263

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

American Revolutions

A Continental History, 1750 - 1804

by Alan Taylor

<p>The American Revolution is often portrayed as a high-minded, orderly event whose capstone, the Constitution, provided the nation its democratic framework. Alan Taylor, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, gives us a different creation story in ...

ISBN: 9780393082814

Binding: Hardback

$58.95

American Revolutions

A Continental History, 1750 - 1804

by Alan Taylor

<p>The American Revolution is often portrayed as a high-minded, orderly event whose capstone, the Constitution, provided the nation its democratic framework. Alan Taylor, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, gives us a different creation story in ...

ISBN: 9780393354768

Binding: Paperback

$30.95

American Scoundrel

The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles

by Tom Keneally

On the last, cold Sunday of February 1859, Daniel Sickles shot his wife's lover in Washington's Lafayette Square, just across from the White House. This is the story of that killing and its repercussions. Thomas Keneally brilliantly recreates ...

ISBN: 9781740946766

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

American Strategy in Vietnam

by HARRY G SUMMERS

""A masterful analysis of the strategy, or lack thereof, in the Vietnam War ... a book that every policy maker in Washington should absorb."" - Max Cleland, Atlanta Journal ConstitutionRequired reading at The National, Naval, and Air War ...

ISBN: 9780486454542

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

American Yesterday

by ERIC SLOANE

A compilation of engrossing facts and anecdotes vitalized by author Eric Sloane's own pen, this book captures the living legacy of America as seen in ""the things that were."" According to Sloane, American Yesterday explores ""our national attic

ISBN: 9780486427607

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Amsterdam

A History of the World's Most Liberal City

by Russell Shorto

ISBN: 9780349000022

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

An Angel In Australia

by Tom Keneally

Sydney, 1942 – the year of the fall of Singapore, the bombing of Darwin and the surprise attack on Sydney Harbour by Japanese midget submarines. Australia is surely doomed to fall to the Japanese ... Through the eyes of a naive young priest we ...

ISBN: 9781489469922

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

An Army At Dawn

The War in North Africa, 1942-1943

by Rick Atkinson

ISBN: 9780349116365

Binding: Paperback

$36.00

An Edible History of Humanity

by Tom Standage

Wheat, maize, rice, bread, spices, sugar and potatoes - our food has helped in all sorts of unexpected ways to create the world in which we live today. Tom Standage's new book tells a history of humanity charted by the foods we eat. ...

ISBN: 9781843546351

Binding: Paperback

$23.99

Anarchism and Other Essays

by EMMA GOLDMAN

12 essays by the influential radical include "Marriage and Love," "The Hypocrisy of Puritanism," "The Traffic in Women," Anarchism," and "The Psychology of Political Violence." In the 1890s and for years thereafter, America reverberated with ...

ISBN: 9780486224848

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Anatomy of a Traitor

A history of espionage and betrayal

by Michael Smith

What makes someone betray their country, their friends, everything they have been brought up to value? ...

ISBN: 9781781316573

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Ancestors in the Attic

by HOLROYD MICHAEL

Michael Holroyd, perhaps the most distinguished of contemporary biographers, has in recent years turned his attention to the stories hidden within his own fascinating (not to say eccentric) family. In Ancestors in the Attic he teases out two ...

ISBN: 9781910258842

Binding: Hardback

$89.95

Ancien Regime And The French Revolution, The

by Alexis De Tocqueville

With this book, Alexis de Tocqueville envisioned a multi-volume philosophic study of the origins of modern France that would examine the implications of French history on the nature and development of democratic society. Tocqueville worried that

ISBN: 9780141441641

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Ancient City

by NUMA DENIS FUSTEL DE COULANGES

With this influential study, French historian Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges initiated a new approach to Greek and Roman city organisation. Fustel de Coulanges' 1864 masterpiece, La Cité antique, drew upon physical evidence as well as ancient ...

ISBN: 9780486447308

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Ancient Civilizations of Mexico and Central America

by HERBERT J. SPINDEN

From the archaic period, through the great Mayan civilization and the ""Middle"" civilizations of Olmecs, Toltecs and others, to the glory of the Aztecs, this classic study offers a comprehensive survey of the extent and variety of pre-Columbian

ISBN: 9780486409023

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Ancient Egyptian Designs for Artists and Craftspeople

by EVA WILSON

The timeless simplicity, elegance, and clarity of Egyptian design are clearly evident in this album of over 400 copyright-free illustrations. Spanning more than 3,000 years of arts and crafts in the land of the Pharaohs, the designs have been ...

ISBN: 9780486253398

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Ancient Egyptian Imperialism

by Ellen Morris

ISBN: 9781405136785

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

Ancient Egyptian Tombs

The Culture of Life and Death

by Steven Snape

This book explores the development of tombs as a cultural phenomenon in ancient Egypt and examines what tombs reveal about ancient Egyptian culture and Egyptians? belief in the afterlife. <ul> <li> <div>Investigates the roles of tombs in the ...

ISBN: 9781405120890

Binding: Hardback

$52.95