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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 Ancient Egypt, Assyria, Ju...

ISBN: 9780762782642 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: 9781585747306 Pub Date: 09/01/2002 Price: $16.95  
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Beyond Repair

The Decline And Fall Of The Cia

Charles Faddis, co-author of Operation Hotel California, offers gritty, hair-raising stories about the CIA, which has devolved into a giant bureaucracy of ass-coverers and careerists – not the kind of people you want in charge of preventi...

ISBN: 9781599218519 Pub Date: 10/08/2009 Price: $22.95  
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Bootleggers, Lobstermen & Lumberjacks

Fifty Of The Grittiest Moments In The History Of Hardscrabble New England

The story of New England is built on an endless armature of fascinating stories of Yankee ingenuity and hardy, intrepid characters. Bootleggers, Lobstermen, and Lumberjacks will take the top fifty wildest episodes in the region’s history ...

ISBN: 9780762759682 Pub Date: 10/05/2010 Price: $16.95  
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Boy in the Box

The Unsolved Case Of America's Unknown Child

On February 25, 1957, the nude, badly bruised body of a young boy was found in a cardboard box in trash-strewn woods of north Philadelphia. Posters of the “Boy in the Box” soon dotted the city and police stations nationwide—to no avai...

ISBN: 9781599212692 Pub Date: 09/02/2008 Price: $16.95  
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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 now does for history in A Brief History of...

ISBN: 9781599211220 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: 9781599214795 Pub Date: 12/16/2008 Price: $22.95  
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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: 9781592282975 Pub Date: 04/01/2006 Price: $18.95  
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Devil Made Me Do It!

Crime And Punishment In Early New England

Discover the antics of New England’s original criminals—and how the courts punished them for their misdeeds.

ISBN: 9780762771653 Pub Date: 12/20/2011 Price: $14.95  
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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: 9781592283026 Pub Date: 03/01/2004 Price: $49  
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