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That St. Louis Thing, Vol. 2: An American Story of Roots, Rhythm and Race

by Bruce R. Olson Lulu Publishing Services (October 07, 2016)

That St. Louis Thing is an American story of music, race relations and baseball. Here is over 100 years of the city's famed musical development -- blues, jazz and rock -- placed in the context of its civil rights...


That St. Louis Thing, Vol. 1: An American Story of Roots, Rhythm and Race

by Bruce R. Olson Lulu Publishing Services (October 07, 2016)

That St. Louis Thing is an American story of music, race relations and baseball. Here is over 100 years of the city's famed musical development -- blues, jazz and rock -- placed in the context of its civil rights...


Percy Guthrie and the MacLean Kilties

by Paul E. Belliveau Lulu Publishing Services (October 06, 2016)

In June 1915, while lying in No. 2 Canadian Stationary Hospital in France recovering from multiple wounds received at the Battle of Festubert, Major Percy Guthrie heard the pipes and drums of a Scottish battalion...


The Final Flight: The Crash of Polish Air Force 101 and the Death of a President

by Linda M. Boris Lulu Publishing Services (September 27, 2016)

On April 10, 2010, Polish Air Force 101 (roughly equivalent to the U.S. government Air Force One) carrying the Polish President, first lady, and 94 other high level government officials, clergy, military, representatives...


The 10 Second Kill Zone

by The Lone Wolf Lulu Publishing Services (August 17, 2016)

We wish we could arbitrarily accept the findings of the Warren Commission. We wish we could accept the fact the Lee Harvey Oswald, barely a marksman could make a once in a lifetime shot utilizing archaic weaponry...


The Forbidden Universe

by Lynn Picknett & Clive Prince Skyhorse (April 01, 2011)

Secret societies, famous scientists, ancient Egyptian mysticism, and a fascinating addition to the god-versus-science debate: the Catholic Church. By the bestselling authors of The Templar Revelation and Mary...


The DOJ Investigation of the Chicago Police Department

by Department of Justice & Curtis Black Racehorse (October 10, 2017)

“Perhaps the most damning, sweeping critique ever of the Chicago Police Department.” —Chicago Tribune

Chicago, 2016. In a time of civil unrest in America, when racism, brutality, and division have taken...


The Intimate Life of Alexander Hamilton

by Allan McLane Hamilton & Willard Sterne Randall Racehorse (November 08, 2016)

The life of Alexander Hamilton is certainly one of great complexity and controversy and, as a result, has been of great interest to the general public for centuries. In the past two hundred years, there have...


Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology

by Alexander Hamilton & Robert P. Watson Racehorse (January 31, 2017)

Written by Hamilton himself to confess to the affair he conducted with Maria Reynolds, Alexander Hamilton: Adultery and Apology is Hamilton’s attempt to defend and rationalize his misdoings, and ultimately...


The Federalist Papers and the Constitution of the United States

by John Jay, James Madison, Alexander Hamilton & Louis Fisher et al. Racehorse (November 15, 2016)

Widely considered to be among the most important historical collections of all time, The Federalist Papers were intended to persuade New York at-large to accept the newly drafted Constitution in 1787. Authored...


Fidel Castro

by Alex Moore Racehorse (January 17, 2017)

FIDEL CASTRO

August 13, 1926 – November 26, 2016.

“A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past.”

--Fidel Castro

From revolutionary and symbol of strength to Cold War adversary, Fidel Castro was...


Queen Victoria

by G.A. Henty Racehorse (October 17, 2017)

For the better part of the nineteenth century, Queen Victoria was in power over Great Britain and Ireland, among the other areas under the control of the British Empire. This period of rule became known as the...


The Free State of Jones and The Echo of the Black Horn

by Ethel Knight, Thomas Jefferson Knight & Jim Kelly Racehorse (July 12, 2016)

Subject of the upcoming film Free State of Jones, this book provides recollections of the man who took on the Confederacy during the Civil War and established the liberated Mississippi county.

Soldier, Father,...


Introduction to Russian Mennonites

by Wally Kroeker Good Books (April 01, 2005)

          Mennonites in Russia? Invited by Catherine the Great to farm the Russian steppes -- in exchange for exemption from military service -- Mennonite emigrants from Polish Prussia and The Netherlands...


The Last Flight

by Gregory P. Liefer Yucca (April 19, 2016)

Set against the harsh beauty of Alaska, a veteran helicopter pilot is torn between ending his own embattled life and rescuing survivors from a mountain plane crash.

Last Flight is the heroic story of Gil Connor,...


The Putin Interviews

by Robert Scheer & Oliver Stone Hot Books (June 16, 2017)

WITH SUBSTANTIAL MATERIAL NOT INCLUDED IN THE DOCUMENTARY

Academy Award winner Oliver Stone was able to secure what journalists, news organizations, and even other world leaders have long coveted: extended,...


The Watchdogs Didn't Bark

by Ray Nowosielski & John Duffy Hot Books (September 11, 2018)

The Shocking Reexamination of Unexplored Failures by Government Officials to Use Available Intelligence to Stop the Events of September 11th

In 2009, documentarians John Duffy and Ray Nowosielski arrived at...


Double Cross

by Bettina Giancana, Sam Giancana, Chuck Giancana & Tim Newark Skyhorse (November 01, 2016)

One of the most feared Chicago mobsters Sam Giancana clawed his way to the top of the Mafia hierarchy by starting as a hit man for Al Capone. He was known as one of the best vehicle escape artists, a tenacious...


Churchill The Young Warrior

by John Harte Skyhorse (November 06, 2018)

This is the intriguing chronicle of Winston Churchill’s early years as a young soldier fighting in several different types of wars—on horseback in the cavalry at Khartoum, with saber and lance against the...


Wilderness of Mirrors

by David Martin Skyhorse (September 15, 2018)

At the dawn of the Cold War, the world’s most important intelligence agencies—the Soviet KGB, the American CIA, and the British MI6—appeared to have clear-cut roles and a sense of rising importance in...


Impact Statement

by Bob Halloran Skyhorse (July 18, 2017)

No one can deny that mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger and Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi are two of the most brutal killers in American history—not even the two gangsters themselves. But a jury denied the Davis...


The Latin Table

by Isabel Cruz Skyhorse (April 03, 2018)

For more than two decades, customers have lined up outside the doors of west coast chef Isabel Cruz’s three popular restaurants. Cruz, who is known for her innovative and healthy twist on traditional Latin...


The Plot to Attack Iran

by Dan Kovalik Skyhorse (May 09, 2018)

* “Spectacular!” * –Oliver Stone

The world has a lot of questions about the current state of affairs between the United States and Iran…

  • How has the US undermined democracy in Iran?

  • Is Iran really trying...

  • The Red Coat

    by Dolley Carlson Skyhorse (October 23, 2018)

    Think Downton Abbey, set in the heart of Boston

    Irish domestic worker Norah King's decision to ask her wealthy employer, Caroline Parker, for an elegant red coat that the Beacon Hill matriarch has marked for...


    War Is a Racket

    by Smedley Darlington Butler, Jesse Ventura, David Talbot & Cindy Sheehan Skyhorse (June 14, 2016)

    US Marine Corps Major General Smedley Butler collected an award cabinet full of medals for his battlefield bravery. But perhaps his bravest act of all was to declare, after his retirement in the early 1930s,...


    The Crowd Pleasers

    by Peter Fusco Skyhorse (January 02, 2018)

    An adventure-filled romp through one of aviation’s most notable, dangerous and entertaining pursuits: airshows! In the early days of aviation, all flights were airshows. Spectators gathered whenever a new...


    The Adventures of the Mountain Men

    by Stephen Brennan Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

    Incredible stories from those who thrived in the Wild West.

    The “mountain men” were the hunters and trappers who fiercely strode the Rocky Mountains in the early to mid-1800s. They braved the elements in search...


    Full Moon over Noah's Ark

    by Rick Antonson Skyhorse (April 12, 2016)

    Acclaimed travel writer Rick Antonson sets his adventurous compass on Mount Ararat, exploring the region’s long history, religious mysteries, and complex politics.

    Mount Ararat is the most fabled mountain in...


    Becoming Abraham Lincoln

    by Richard Kigel Skyhorse (June 06, 2017)

    Becoming Abraham Lincoln: The Coming of Age of Our Greatest President tells the true story of how this great American hero grew up and became a man. The story begins with Lincoln’s cousin describing the murder...


    A History of Courtship

    by Tania O'Donnell Skyhorse (January 09, 2018)

    Tania O’Donnell takes the reader on a journey from medieval Courtly Love, through to the sexual license of the Restoration, and Victorian propriety. Pick up historical ‘dating tips,’ from how to court...


    Lincoln and the Irish

    by Niall O'Dowd Skyhorse (March 06, 2018)

    An unprecedented narrative of the relationship that swung the Civil War.

    When Pickett charged at Gettysburg, it was the all-Irish Pennsylvania 69th who held fast while the surrounding regiments broke and ran....


    Defeating ISIS

    by Malcolm Nance & Richard Engel Skyhorse (March 08, 2016)

    A New York Times bestseller!

    This reference shows how to understand the history and tactics of the global terror group ISIS—and how to use that knowledge to defeat it.

    ISIS—the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria—has...


    In the Crosshairs

    by Stephen Spignesi Skyhorse (September 27, 2016)

    Assassinations often change the course of history. Here is an intriguing look at dozens of notable assassinations and attempts throughout history, including complete details about the assassin, the victim, the...


    Russia at War, 1941–1945

    by Alexander Werth & Nicolas Werth Skyhorse (March 14, 2017)

    In 1941, Russian-born British journalist Alexander Werth observed the unfolding of the Soviet-German conflict with his own eyes. What followed was the widely acclaimed book, Russia at War, first printed in 1964....


    Alexander Hamilton's Revolution

    by Phillip Thomas Tucker Skyhorse (August 22, 2017)

    Despite his less-than-promising beginnings as the only key Founding Father not born and raised on American soil, Hamilton was one of the best and brightest of his generation. His notoriety has rested almost...


    Hitler

    by Rupert Matthews Skyhorse (July 03, 2018)

    A comprehensive examination of Hitler’s military strategies.

    As Führer of the Third Reich, Hitler was responsible for deciding the German war aims in 1939. As head of the Armed Forces from February 4th,...


    The Plot to Scapegoat Russia

    by Dan Kovalik & David Talbot Skyhorse (June 06, 2017)

    An in-depth look at the decades-long effort to escalate hostilities with Russia and what it portends for the future. Since 1945, the US has justified numerous wars, interventions, and military build-ups based...


    Jet Combat in the Nuclear Age

    by Martin W. Bowman Skyhorse (September 20, 2016)

    Follow the fighters of the strategic nuclear strike force.

    In this book, the roles of jet fighters and fighter bombers in the Nuclear Age are explored. Bowman consolidates a range of firsthand accounts from the...


    Tank

    by Philip Kaplan Skyhorse (April 12, 2016)

    From monster to master, discover the history of the tank in this heavily illustrated book.

    When the first tank weapon appeared on the killing fields of World War I, it was as if ancient superstitions were reborn...


    A Canyon Voyage

    by Frederick Dellenbaugh Skyhorse (November 07, 2017)

    In 1871, seventeen-year-old Frederick Dellenbaugh began a great adventure when he joined Major John Wesley Powell and a crew of scientists on Powell's second exploration trip down the Colorado River and into...


    Lies, Half-Truths, and More Lies

    by Herb W. Reich Skyhorse (September 12, 2017)

    History is replete with stories of great people and extraordinary events that either never happened or didn’t happen the way we were told they did. Such news or embellishment thereof are part of what we consider...


    George Washington's Surprise Attack

    by Phillip Thomas Tucker Skyhorse (August 23, 2016)

    Extensively researched and superbly argued in Tucker’s compelling narrative, this in-depth examination of George Washington’s ‘military miracle’ at the Battle of Trenton unquestionably confirms the vital...


    The Frighteners

    by Peter Laws Skyhorse (September 25, 2018)

    The Frighteners is a bizarrely compelling, laugh-out-loud exploration of societies’ fascination with the dark, spooky, and downright terrifying side of life. The author--self proclaimed “sinister minister”--opens...


    The Fall of Hitler's Fortress City

    by Isabel Denny & Dennis Showalter Skyhorse (February 21, 2017)

    The harrowing, tragic story of a city and a people ravaged by one of the most brutal battles of World War II.

    In 1945, in the face of the advancing Red Army, two and a half million people were forced out of Germany’s...


    A Death in the Islands

    by Mike Farris Skyhorse (November 08, 2016)

    Lies, murder, and a legendary courtroom battle threaten to tear apart the Territory of Hawaii.

    In September of 1931, Thalia Massie, a young naval lieutenant’s wife, claims to have been raped by five Hawaiian...


    The Jutland Scandal

    by Vice-Admiral John Harper & Admiral Reginald Bacon Skyhorse (July 12, 2016)

    Two high-ranking officers defied the British Admiralty to tell the tale of World War I’s first naval battle against Germany.

    The Royal Navy had ruled the sea unchallenged for one hundred years since Nelson...


    The Worst Journey in the World

    by Apsley Cherry-Garrard, Kenneth Kamler & Ted Janulis Skyhorse (August 09, 2016)

    “And I tell you, if you have the desire for knowledge and the power to give it physical expression, go out and explore,” wrote Apsley Cherry-Garrard in the opening chapters of his now classic exploration...


    Journey

    by Stephen H. Foreman Skyhorse (March 28, 2017)

    Set in the early eighteen hundreds in the wild desert wilderness of New Mexico Territory, Journey follows the lives of three distinctly different characters whose destinies are one: Journey, a fiercely independent,...


    Bones of My Grandfather

    by Clay Bonnyman Evans Skyhorse (July 10, 2018)

    “War, reclamation, and what Tim O'Brien called "the Lives of the Dead" are eternal literary themes for men. Clay Bonnyman Evans has honored that lineage with this masterful melding of military history and...


    North Pole Legacy

    by S. Allen Counter & Deirdre Stam Skyhorse (February 13, 2018)

    North Pole Legacy tells the story of two men whose existence was for decades nothing more than a popular legend. But that rumor was finally verified in 1986 when author S. Allen Counter journeyed to northern...