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Ancient and Medieval Siege Weapons

A Fully Illustrated Guide to Siege Weapons and Tactics

In this richly illustrated guide, author Konstantin Nossov masterfully analyzes and recreates the weaponry, tactics, and stratagems of the ancient world. He offers first a comprehensive history of siege warfare in...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-8264-2 Pub Date: 09/04/2012 Price: $19.95  
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Arctic Crossing

One Man's 2,000-Mile Odyssey Among the Inuit

An amazing tale of a breathtaking journey across the top of the world. (SEE QUOTES.)

ISBN: 978-1-58574-730-6 Pub Date: 09/01/2002 Price: $16.95  
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A Brief History of History

Great Historians and the Epic Quest to Explain the Past

What Daniel Boorstin did for science in The DiscoverERs, Timothy Ferris for cosmology in Coming of Age in the Milky Way, and Robert Heilbroner for economics in The Worldly Philosophers, Colin Wells does for history in A BRIEF HIS...

ISBN: 978-1-59921-122-0 Pub Date: 10/03/2008 Price: $27.95  
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Classic American Locomotives

The 1909 Classic on Steam Locomotive Technology

A book about classic American locomotives from the Golden Era of trains - it's a must for all train enthusiasts.

ISBN: 978-1-59921-479-5 Pub Date: 12/16/2008 Price: $22.95  
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The Craft of Intelligence

America's Legendary Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World

America's legendary spy master on the fundamentals of intelligence gathering.

ISBN: 978-1-59228-297-5 Pub Date: 04/01/2006 Price: $18.95  
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The Encyclopaedia of Celtic Myth and Legend

A Definitive Sourcebook of Magic, Vision, and Lore

A comprehensive collection of the Celts' wise and entertaining stories.

ISBN: 978-1-59228-302-6 Pub Date: 03/01/2004 Price: $19.95  
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The Epidemic

A Collision of Power, Privilege, and Public Health

The Epidemic tells how a vain and reckless businessman became responsible for a typhoid epidemic in 1903 that devastated Cornell University and the surrounding town of Ithaca, N.Y. Eighty-two people died, including 29 Cornell st...

ISBN: 978-0-7627-6008-4 Pub Date: 02/01/2011 Price: $22.95  
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Fatal Depth

Deep Sea Diving, China Fever, and the Wreck of the Andrea Doria

The gripping true story of treasure hunting and terrible tragedy encountered by divers exploring the world's most dangerous sunken shipwreck.

ISBN: 978-1-59228-304-0 Pub Date: 06/01/2004 Price: $14.95  
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FDR's 12 Apostles

The Spies Who Paved the Way for the Invasion of North Africa

The first "behind-the-scenes" history of FDR's secret mission to invade North Africa.

ISBN: 978-1-59228-916-5 Pub Date: 10/01/2006 Price: $24.95  
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Flags of the Fifty States, 2nd

Their Colorful Histories and Significance

Flags of the Fifty States is an indispensable historical reference and a fascinating, beautiful pictorial guide to the rich diversity of America’s fifty states. It provides a colorful...

ISBN: 978-1-59921-824-3 Pub Date: 11/10/2009 Price: $18.95  
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