2298 books (115 pages) in this category
America's World Traveler
by Patrick Foster
Airstream trailers--with their sleek, silver aerodynamic shape--have been around for some 80 years, and this book celebrates their legacy through engaging text and beautiful photography. ...
by Waldemar Heckel
This source book presents new translations of the most important ancient writings on the life and legacy of Alexander the Great. Provides comprehensive coverage of Alexander, from his family background to his military conquests, death and ...
by E M Forster
by CHARLES G. LELAND
Classic study of the myths and folklore of the Micmac, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes. Stories of Glooskap, the divinity; Lox, the mischief-maker; At-o-sis, the serpent; Master Rabbit, the Weewillmekq', the Chenoo, many more. Thorough, ...
by Wong Bee Ting
Churchill's Great Coalition 1940-45
by Roger Hermiston
Now Roger Hermiston tells the story of the men - and women - who steered Britain through its darkest hour, showing how they helped to win the Second World War, and how they laid the foundations of the 'New Jerusalem' that followed. ...
by Condon Matthew
Counterfactuals in History
by Richard J. Evans
by MICHAEL PATERSON
Suitable for the James Bond fan, this title helps you in unearthing various facts about the much-loved fictional spy, and the books and films that he has starred in. It also includes strange and amusing stories about the Bond actors, from Sean ...
by RUTH BINNEY
Unearths a wealth of intriguing truths about British royal domestic life, royal celebrations, royal etiquette, wisdom and sayings, and how they have shaped history. Covering the period from Henry VIII to Queen Elizabeth II, this book presents ...
by JOHN BAKELESS
The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East
by Hugh Wilford
by ERIC SLOANE
When this book was first published in the mid-1950s, the author was concerned that such functional structures as the American barn and the covered bridge would soon give way to progress and be replaced by ""modern"" elements. Today, a number of ...
by ARTHUR W. CALHOUN
First published in the early 20th century, this book contributed significantly to an understanding of the forces at work in the evolution of family institutions in the United States. The first of a three-volume series, the text describes the ...
The Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst
by Jeffrey Toobin
A thrilling account of a crime that defined a decade from the bestselling author of The Run of His Life (the book behind The People vs OJ Simpson). ...
by LE ROY H. APPLETON
The most original and most powerful design art produced in the Western Hemisphere is also its most indigenous: that of the Indian, in innumerable cultures existing from prehistory to the arrival of the white man, reaching from the Arctic Circle ...
by Victor Tory Failmezger
As the war swung in the favor of the Allies, it became clear that no final defeat of the Third Reich would be possible until the armored monsters of the Panzerwaffe were defeated. But who would, or even could, take on the mighty Tigers and ...
by Brad D. Lookingbill
American Military History: A Documentary Reader presents a comprehensive collection of primary documents relating to America's armed forces from the colonial period to the present. Features documents which introduce key people, events, and ...
A Full-Throttle History
by Randy Leffingwell
Ultimate Street Performance from Shelby, Baldwin-Motion, Mr. Norm and Other Legendary Tuners
by David Newhardt