2285 books (115 pages) in this category

American Military History - a Documenatary Reader

by Brad D. Lookingbill

<i>American Military History: A Documentary Reader</i> presents a comprehensive collection of primary documents relating to America's armed forces from the colonial period to the present. <ul> <li>Features documents which introduce key people, ...

ISBN: 9781405190510

Binding: Paperback

$82.95

American Muscle Cars

A Full-Throttle History

by Randy Leffingwell

ISBN: 9780760350133

Binding: Hardback

$69.99

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

$53.95

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

$28.95

American Sanctuary: Mutiny, Martyrdom, and National Identity in the Ageof Revolution

by A. ROGER EKIRCH

The extraordinary story of the mutiny aboard the frigate HMS <i>Hermione</i> in 1797 (eight years after the mutiny on the <i>Bounty</i>)-the bloodiest mutiny ever suffered by the Royal Navy, that led to the extradition from America, and the ...

ISBN: 9780525563631

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

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 Appreciation of Difference

WEH Stanner, Aboriginal Australia and Anthropology

by Melinda Hinkson

WEH Stanner was a public intellectual whose work reached beyond the walls of the academy, and he remains a highly significant figure in Aboriginal affairs and Australian anthropology. He contributed much to public understandings of the Dreaming ...

ISBN: 9780855756604

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

An Army At Dawn

The War in North Africa, 1942-1943

by Rick Atkinson

ISBN: 9780349116365

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

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