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The Walls Have Ears

The Greatest Intelligence Operation of World War II

Helen Fry

A history of the elaborate and brilliantly sustained World War II intelligence operation by which Hitler’s generals were tricked into giving away vital Nazi secrets“A great book.”—Michael Goodman, BBC...

October 20, 2020, Paper, $18.00

Aesthetic Painting in Britain and America

Collectors, Art Worlds, Networks

Melody Barnett Deusner

A thought-provoking look at Aesthetic painting and its relationship to the changing technological landscape In the 19th century, the Aesthetic movement exalted taste, the pursuit of beauty, and self...

November 17, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

The Late Works of J. M. W. Turner

The Artist and his Critics

Sam Smiles

An exploration of Turner’s final, vital years, including new readings of some of his most significant paintings The paintings and drawings Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851) produced from 1835 to his...

October 13, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

Ceramics of Iran

Islamic Pottery in the Sarikhani Collection

Oliver Watson; With contributions by Moujan Matin and Will Kwiatkowski

A beautifully illustrated showcase of the rich and varied ceramic tradition of Iran Featuring a broad selection of objects from one of the most distinguished collections of Iranian art, this volume brings...

November 24, 2020, Hardcover, $60.00

Bisa Butler


Edited by Erica Warren; With contributions by Bisa Butler, Jordan Carter, Isabella Ko, Erica Warren, and Michele Wije

A beautifully illustrated look at the work of one of today’s most unique and exciting artists Bisa Butler (b. 1973) is an American artist who creates arresting and psychologically nuanced portraits composed...

December 8, 2020, Hardcover, $35.00

The Woman in White

Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler

Margaret F. MacDonald; With contributions by Charles Brock, Patricia de Montfort, Joanna Dunn, Grischka Petri, Aileen Ribeiro, and Joyce H. Townsend

A fascinating look at the partnership of artist James McNeill Whistler and his chief model, Joanna Hiffernan, and the iconic works of art resulting from their life together In 1860 James McNeill Whistler ...

November 17, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

Beethoven's Piano Sonatas

A Short Companion

Charles Rosen

Beethoven’s piano sonatas form one of the most important collections of works in the whole history of music. Spanning several decades of his life as a composer, the sonatas soon came to be seen as the first body of...

July 28, 2020, Paper, $25.00

A Journey to Freedom

Richard Oakes, Alcatraz, and the Red Power Movement

Kent Blansett

The first book-length biography of Richard Oakes, a Red Power activist of the 1960s who was a leader in the Alcatraz takeover and the Indigenous rights movement   A revealing portrait of Richard Oakes, the...

September 8, 2020, Paper, $30.00

What Are Biblical Values?

What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John J. Collins

What does the Bible actually say about many of today's most contentious moral issues?“For drawing attention to the relevant scriptures and for guidance in recognizing what are and aren’t valid...

January 19, 2021, Paper, $20.00

A Better Planet

Forty Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future

Edited by Daniel C. Esty; Foreword by Ingrid C. Burke

A practical, bipartisan call to action from the world’s leading thinkers on the environment and sustainability   Sustainability has emerged as a global priority over the past several years. The 2015 Paris...

September 15, 2020, Paper, $20.00