Run The Storm: A Savage Hurricane, A Brave Crew, And The Wreck Of The Ss El Faro

In the bestselling tradition of The Perfect Storm and The Finest Hours, “an exquisitely written and dramatic book…a literary page-turner” (Doug Stanton, #1 New...

Killing for the Republic Citizen-Soldiers and the Roman Way of War

The year 146 BC marked the brutal end to the Roman Republic's 118-year struggle for the western Mediterranean. Breaching the walls of their great enemy, Carthage, Roman troops...

A War Like No Other How the Athenians and Spartans Fought the Peloponnesian War

Victor Davis Hanson has given us painstakingly researched and pathbreaking accounts of wars ranging from classical antiquity to the 21st century. Now he juxtaposes an ancient...

The Boer War

The Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) is one of the most intriguing conflicts of modern history. It has been labeled many things: the first media war, a precursor of the First and Second...

Case White The Invasion of Poland 1939

The German invasion of Poland on 1 September, 1939, designated as Fall Weiss (Case White), was the event that sparked the outbreak of World War II in Europe. The campaign has...

King Arthur's Wars The Anglo-Saxon Conquest Of England

The story of an era shrouded in mystery, and the gradual changing of a nation's cultural identity.We speak English today, because the Anglo-Saxons took over most of post-Roman...

Norse Mythology The Ancient History and Folklore of Scandinavia

This is a 2-book combo, which has the following titles:  Book 1: Scandinavians of the ancient world had many gods and goddesses they worshiped. Are you curious about which ones...

Welsh History: A Concise Overview of the History of Wales from Start to End

Explore the History of Wales From Start to End...Do you have an interest in the fascinating history of Wales?Are there gaps in your knowledge and you would like to know more?This...

Anglo-Saxon Settlement of England, The: The History and Legacy of the Anglo-Saxons at the Start of the Middle Ages

Shortly after Emperor Hadrian came to power in the early 2nd century CE, he decided to seal off Scotland from Roman Britain with an ambitious wall stretching from sea to sea. To...

Republic of Finland, The: The History of Finland as an Independent Nation

Finland is a Nordic country today bordering Sweden, Norway and Russia. Its population of 5.5 million are mainly concentrated towards the southern end of the country, notably in...

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