Dr. Mary Walker: An American Radical, 1832-1919
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Dr. Mary Walker: An American Radical, 1832-1919

"Harris's new biography of this indefatigable nineteenth-century activist presents a richly detailed account of Walker's engagement with myriad reform movements of the period. Her lucidly written, meticulously researched study captures the combination of moral purpose, extraordinary self-confidence, and sheer gumption that propelled Walker into a life of public service and controversy."

The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley
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The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley

“This book is the corollary of the enormous archaeological work done by MacDonald in southern Transjordan for almost 40 years, inserting the large amount of data gathered during his five archaeological surveys into the longue durée and the wider Levantine world. The book displays many detailed maps, figures, and plates that effectively follow the reading… MacDonald should be congratulated for this work, which will be an invaluable so...

Indigenous Intellectuals: Sovereignty, Citizenship, and the American Imagination, 1880-1930
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Indigenous Intellectuals (Studies in North American Indian History)

"Kiara M. Vigil's powerful collective cultural biography of four major Indigenous intellectuals, Dr Charles A. Eastman, Dr Carlos Montezuma, Gertrude Bonnin, and Luther Standing Bear, illuminates the important political and cultural work they did in their writings, public appearances, and performances. She shows how these thinkers engaged with modernity to offer penetrating critiques of American society and in defense of Indigenous p...

Jaded Tasks: Brass Plates, Black Ops & Big Oil-The Blood Politics of George Bush & Co.
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Jaded Tasks: Brass Plates, Black Ops & Big Oil-The Blood Politics of George Bush & Co.

This investigative account details how America's economic and intelligence associations with Saudi Arabia and Pakistan led to the devastating September 11 attacks and illustrates the role that private military companies are playing in George W. Bush's "new world order." Based on personal interviews, never-before-published classified documents, and extensive research, this examination details the criminal forces thought to rule the wo...

Superpowers: A Short History
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Superpowers: A Short History

The Superpowers traces the development of the USA and Russia (later USSR) from 1898 through to 2000, placing the Cold War, from inception to ending, into the wider social, economic and political context. This is the first history of the two major participants and their relationship throughout the twentieth century. The Superpowers: explores the intertwining history of the two powers chronologically and includes discussion of: * the i...

Hitler's Defeat on the Eastern Front (Images of War Series)
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Hitler's Defeat on the Eastern Front

A stunning photographic account of Hitler’s last stand in the face of the Red Army’s successful offensive of 1944. Drawing on rare and previously unpublished photographs accompanied by in-depth captions, the book provides an absorbing analysis of this traumatic period of the Second World War. It reveals in detail how the Battle of Kursk was the beginning of the end and how this massive operation led to the Red Army recapturing huge a...

On the Trail of the Yellow Tiger : War, Trauma, and Social Dislocation in Southwest China during the Ming-Qing Transition
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On the Trail of the Yellow Tiger (Studies in War, Society, and the Military)

“Noteworthy for its examination of the ‘rhetoric of catastrophe.’ The perception and representation of the horrors resulting from civil strife is a subject that is relevant throughout all of China’s imperial history. The book is grounded in an impressive range of modern Chinese secondary scholarship and traditional sources, including eyewitness accounts. Kenneth Swope has a real talent for writing lively and colorful narrative and fo...

Britain's War At Sea, 1914-1918: The war they thought and the war they fought
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Britain's War At Sea, 1914-1918 (Corbett Centre for Maritime Policy Studies Series)

In Britain, memory of the First World War remains dominated by the trench warfare of the Western Front. Yet, in 1914 when the country declared war, the overwhelming expectation was that Britain’s efforts would be primarily focussed on the sea. As such, this volume is a welcome corrective to what is arguably an historical neglect of the naval aspect of the Great War. As well as reassessing Britain’s war at sea between 1914 and 1918, u...

The Guns of August: The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Classic About the Outbreak of World War I
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The Guns of August: The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Classic About the Outbreak of World War I

The Guns of August was -- and still is -- a very important landmark in our understanding of the First World War. If you have little knowledge of WWI, this book would be an excellent place to begin your studies. The Guns of August is focused on how the war began. The war's beginning was not a simple thing. Honestly, how could it be? Great nation's do not casually embark upon wars that have the potential to cause death and destruction ...

Su-57 Self Propeller Gun
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Su-57 Self Propeller Gun

• Includes free decals and masking foil • Packed with color photos The SU-57 is a Soviet self-propelled anti-aircraft gun, armed with two 57 mm auto cannons. It was the first Soviet mass produced tracked self-propelled ant-aircraft gun. In the USSR it had the unofficial nickname "Sparka", meaning "pair", referring to the twin auto cannon with which the vehicle is armed. This album of detailed photographs is invaluable for the modeler...