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The Ever-Changing Past

Why All History Is Revisionist History

James M. Banner, Jr.

History is not, and has never been, inert, certain, merely factual, and beyond reinterpretation. Taking readers from Thucydides to the origin of the French Revolution to the Civil War and beyond, James M. Banner, Jr.. explores what...

March 16, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

On Order

St. Augustine's Cassiciacum Dialogues, Volume 3

St. Augustine; Translation, Annotation, and Commentary by Michael P. Foley

A fresh, new translation of Augustine’s third work as a Christian convert The first four works written by St. Augustine of Hippo after his conversion to Christianity are dialogues that have influenced...

October 27, 2020, Hardcover, $60.00

Soliloquies

St. Augustine's Cassiciacum Dialogues, Volume 4

St. Augustine; Translation, Annotation, and Commentary by Michael P. Foley

A fresh, new translation of Augustine’s fourth work as a Christian convert The first four works written by St. Augustine of Hippo after his conversion to Christianity are dialogues that have influenced...

October 27, 2020, Hardcover, $60.00

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 At the outbreak of World War II, MI6...

September 10, 2019, Hardcover, $26.00

The Aeneid

Vergil; Translated by Sarah Ruden; With an Introduction by Susanna Braund; Notes and Glossary by Susanna Braund and Emma Hilliard

Sarah Ruden has substantially revised her celebrated 2008 translation of Vergil’s Aeneid, which was acclaimed by Garry Wills as "the first translation since Dryden’s that can be read as a great English poem in itself." Her...

February 9, 2021, Paper, $18.00

Drugs and Thugs

The History and Future of America’s War on Drugs

Russell Crandall

A sweeping and highly readable work on the evolution of America’s domestic and global drug war How can the United States chart a path forward in the war on drugs? In Drugs and Thugs, Russell Crandall...

October 27, 2020, Paper, $40.00

An Insider's Guide to the UN

Linda Fasulo

Prominent NPR journalist Linda Fasulo’s guide to the United Nations has established a reputation as the most lively, authoritative, and insightful book on its subject. The fourth edition comes at a time when nuclear proliferation has...

March 30, 2021, Paper, $20.00

The Great Inoculator

The Untold Story of Daniel Sutton and his Medical Revolution

Gavin Weightman

Smallpox was the scourge of the eighteenth century: it showed no mercy, almost wiping out whole societies. Young and old, poor and royalty were equally at risk – unless they had survived a previous attack. Daniel Sutton, a...

September 22, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Princess of the Hither Isles

A Black Suffragist’s Story from the Jim Crow South

Adele Logan Alexander

“If you combine the pleasures of a seductive novel, discovering a real American heroine, and learning the multiracial history of this country that wasn't in our textbooks, you will have an idea of the great gift that Adele...

September 24, 2019, Hardcover, $25.00

Sparta's Second Attic War

The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446-418 B.C.

Paul A. Rahe

The latest volume in Paul Rahe’s expansive history of Sparta’s response to the challenges posed to its grand strategy In a continuation of his multivolume series on ancient Sparta, Paul Rahe narrates the...

August 4, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

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