2303 books (116 pages) in this category

American Presidents and First Ladies CD-ROM and Book


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


American Revolution


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


American Revolutions a Continental History, 1750-1804

by Taylor

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 this

ISBN: 9780393082814

Binding: Hardback


American Revolutions a Continental History, 1750-1804

by Alan Taylor

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 this

ISBN: 9780393354768

Binding: Paperback


American Strategy in Vietnam


""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


American Yesterday


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


Among the Headhunters

An Extraordinary World War II Story of Survival in the Burmese Jungle

by Robert Lyman

ISBN: 9780306824678

Binding: Hardback



A History of the World's Most Liberal City

by Russell Shorto

ISBN: 9780349000022

Binding: Paperback


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


An Awkward Truth

The bombing of Darwin, February 1942

by Peter Grose

Special 75th anniversary edition of the compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942. ...

ISBN: 9781760296520

Binding: Paperback


An Iron Wind

Europe Under Hitler

by Peter Fritzsche

ISBN: 9780465057740

Binding: Hardback


Anarchism and Other Essays


In the 1890s and for years thereafter, America reverberated with the name of the ""notorious Anarchist,"" feminist, revolutionist, and agitator, Emma Goldberg. A Russian Jewish immigrant at the age of 17, she moved by her own efforts from ...

ISBN: 9780486224848

Binding: Paperback


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


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


Ancient Celts, The

by Barry Cunliffe

For 2500 years the Celts have continued to fascinate those who have come into contact with them, yet their origins have remained a mystery and even today are the subject of heated debate among historians and archaeologists. In this engaging ...

ISBN: 9780140254228

Binding: Paperback


Ancient City


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 Cit antique, drew upon physical evidence as well as ancient ...

ISBN: 9780486447308

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Civilizations of Mexico and Central America


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


Ancient Egyptian Designs for Artists and Craftspeople


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


Ancient Egyptian, Mesopotamian and Persian Costume


Clothing was hardly a practical necessity in North Africa and what is today the Middle East. Often a luxury item in these warm, humid climates, it became more essential as people's lives improved socially and economically. But even then, the ...

ISBN: 9780486425627

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction

by Paul Cartledge

ISBN: 9780199601349

Binding: Paperback