Genghis Khan His Conquests, His Empire, His Legacy

Mongol leader Genghis Khan was by far the greatest conqueror the world has ever known. His empire stretched from the Pacific Ocean to central Europe, including all of China, the...

"Our Crowd" The Great Jewish Families of New York

The New York Times–bestselling history of the rise of the most powerful and privileged Jewish families in AmericaThey immigrated to America from Germany in the nineteenth...

Hunting the Caliphate America's War on ISIS and the Dawn of the Strike Cell

In this vivid first-person narrative, a Special Operations Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) and his commanding general give fascinating and detailed accounts of America's...

Medieval Maritime Warfare

Following the fall of Rome, the sea is increasingly the stage upon which the human struggle of western civilization is played out. In a world of few roads and great disorder, the...

Left for Dead at Nijmegen The True Story of an American Paratrooper in World War II

When Metcalfe boarded the C-47 which would drop him at Groesbeek Heights, just outside of Nijmegen, Holland, he was handed a box of twelve dozen condoms by an overconfident...

Girl With A Sniper Rifle An Eastern Front Memoir

Luliia was a dedicated member of the Komsomol (the Soviet communist youth organization) and her parents worked for the NKVD. She started at the sniper school and eventually became...

How to Draw a Map

How to Draw a Map is a fascinating meditation on the centuries-old art of mapmaking, from the first astronomical maps to the sophisticated GPS guides of today.Maps have influenced...

Joe Rochefort's War The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway

Elliot Carlson's biography of Captain Joe Rochefort is the first to be written of the officer who headed the U.S. Navy's decrypt unit at Pearl Harbor and broke the Japanese Navy's...

Paradise in Chains The Bounty Mutiny and the Founding of Australia

Celebrated historian Diana Preston presents betrayals, escapes, and survival at sea in her account of the mutiny of the Bounty and the flight of convicts from the Australian penal...

Eyewitness to the Alamo Revised Edition

Eyewitness to the Alamo is the actual account of the siege and Battle of the Alamo by those who were present during the attack. This book is the first complete accounting of the...

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