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Beautiful MRS. Seidenman (88 Edition)
Beautiful MRS. Seidenman (88 Edition)
by Andrzej Szczypiorski
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In the Nazi-occupied Warsaw of 1943, Irma Seidenman, a young Jewish widow, possesses two attributes that can spell the difference between life and death: she has blue eyes and blond hair. With these, and a set of false papers, she has slipped out of the... (read more)

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The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of '89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague
The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of '89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague
by Timothy Garton Ash
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The Magic Lantern is one of those rare books that define a history moment, written by a brilliant witness who was also a participant in epochal events. Whether covering Poland's first free parliamentary elections--in which Solidarity found itself in the... (read more)

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History of the Roman People (6TH 14 Edition)
History of the Roman People (6TH 14 Edition)
by Ward
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A History of the Roman People continues to provide a comprehensive analytical survey of Roman history from its prehistoric roots in Italy and the wider Mediterranean world to the dissolution of the Roman Empire in Late Antiquity ca. A.D. 600. Clearly... (read more)

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Making of Late Antiquity (93 Edition)
Making of Late Antiquity (93 Edition)
by Peter Brown
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Peter Brown presents a masterly history of Roman society in the second, third, and fourth centuries. Brown interprets the changes in social patterns and religious thought, breaking away from conventional modern images of the period.... (read more)

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Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History
Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History
by Sarah B. Pomeroy
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Revised and updated throughout, the third edition of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by five leading authorities on the classical... (read more)

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Kosovo : War and Revenge (2ND 02 Edition)
Kosovo : War and Revenge (2ND 02 Edition)
by Tim Judah
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Second edition analysis of the origins of the Serb-Albanian conflict. 42 illus.... (read more)

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Hitler's Army : Soldiers, Nazis, and War in the Third Reich (91 Edition)
Hitler's Army : Soldiers, Nazis, and War in the Third Reich (91 Edition)
by Omer Bartov
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As the Cold War followed on the heels of the Second World War, as the Nuremburg Trials faded in the shadow of the Iron Curtain, both the Germans and the West were quick to accept the idea that Hitler's army had been no SS, no Gestapo, that it was a... (read more)

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Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany
Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany
by William L Shirer
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Hailed as “one of the most important works of history of our time” (The New York Times), this definitive chronicle of Hitlers rise to power is back in hardcover with a new introductory essay by Ron Rosenbaum (Explaining Hitler and How the End... (read more)

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The Mammoth Book of Eyewitness Ancient Rome: the History of the Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire in the Words of Those Who Were There
The Mammoth Book of Eyewitness Ancient Rome: the History of the Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire in the Words of Those Who Were There
by Jon E. Lewis
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The Mammoth Book of Eyewitness Ancient Rome is the history of the rise and fall of the Roman Empire in the words of those who saw it firsthand. Never before in such detail has there been a history of this great and influential civilization that continues... (read more)

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Age of Revolution, 1789-1848 (62 Edition)
Age of Revolution, 1789-1848 (62 Edition)
by Eric Hobsbawm
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The Perspective of the World: Civilization and Capitalism 15th-18th Century, Volume 3
The Perspective of the World: Civilization and Capitalism 15th-18th Century, Volume 3
by Fernand Braudel
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Volume III investigates what Braudel terms "world-economies"—the economic dominance of a particular city at different periods of history, from Venice to Amsterdam, London, New York.... (read more)

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Dreyfus
Dreyfus
by Ruth Harris
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National Jewish Book Awards Winner In 1894, Alfred Dreyfus, a Jewish officer in the French army, was wrongfully convicted of being a spy for Germany and was imprisoned on Devils Island. Oxford historian Ruth Harris presents the scandal of the... (read more)

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Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century
Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century
by Mark Mazower
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"A useful, important book that reminds us, at the right time, how hard [European unity] has been, and how much care must be taken to avoid the terrible old temptations." --Los Angeles Times Dark Continent provides an alternative history of the... (read more)

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The Closing of the Western Mind: The Rise of Faith and the Fall of Reason
The Closing of the Western Mind: The Rise of Faith and the Fall of Reason
by Charles Freeman
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A radical and powerful reappraisal of the impact of Constantines adoption of Christianity on the later Roman world, and on the subsequent development both of Christianity and of Western civilization. When the Emperor Contstantine converted to... (read more)

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Splendid Century Life in the France of Louis XIV
Splendid Century Life in the France of Louis XIV
by W H Lewis
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Probes varied facets of life in France during the reign of Louis XIV, including the church, medicine, sea travel, female education, and the army.... (read more)

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Facing the Extreme : Moral Life in the Concentration Camps (96 Edition)
Facing the Extreme : Moral Life in the Concentration Camps (96 Edition)
by Tzuetan Todorov
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The Nazi concentration camps and the Soviet gulag provide the context for this acclaimed examination of the human capacity for moral life. Drawing on a striking array of documents, Tzvetan Todorov reconstructs a vivid portrait of the conduct of those who... (read more)

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Concise History of Germany (2ND 04 Edition)
Concise History of Germany (2ND 04 Edition)
by Mary Fulbrook
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This book aims to provide a clear and informative guide to the twists and turns of German history from the early middle ages to the present day. The multi-faceted, problematic history of the German lands has provoked a wide range of debates and... (read more)

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Nanjing Massacre : a Japanese Journalist Confronts Japan's National Shame (99 Edition)
Nanjing Massacre : a Japanese Journalist Confronts Japan's National Shame (99 Edition)
by Katsuichi Honda
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Honda, an investigative journalist for Asahi Shimbun, shows in pitiless detail the horrors of the Japanese Army's march to and seizure and capture of Nanjing in December 1937. Unvarnished accounts of the testimony -- of Chinese victims and Japanese... (read more)

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Concise History of Modern Europe (2ND 11 Edition)
Concise History of Modern Europe (2ND 11 Edition)
by David Mason
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Highlighting the key events, ideas, and individuals that have shaped modern Europe, this fresh and lively book provides a succinct history of the continent from the Enlightenment to the present. Drawing on the enduring theme of revolution, David S. Mason... (read more)

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Shadow of His Wings (00 Edition)
Shadow of His Wings (00 Edition)
by Gereon Karl Goldmann
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Here is the astonishing true story of the harrowing experiences of a young German seminarian drafted into Hitler's dreaded SS at the onset of World War II. Without betraying his Christian ideals, against all odds, and in the face of Evil, Gereon Goldmann... (read more)

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