Military History

Every Drop of Blood: The Momentous Second Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802148759
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Published: Grove Press - March 16th, 2021

A brilliantly conceived and vividly drawn story--Washington, D.C. on the eve of Abraham Lincoln's historic second inaugural address as the lens through which to understand all the complexities of the Civil War


The York Patrol: The Real Story of Alvin York and the Unsung Heroes Who Made Him World War I's Most Famous Soldier Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062975881
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Published: William Morrow - February 23rd, 2021

"Exceptional military history worthy of its heroic subject." —Matthew J. Davenport


A Game of Birds and Wolves: The Ingenious Young Women Whose Secret Board Game Helped Win World War II Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316492065
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 23rd, 2021

As heard on the New Yorker Radio Hour: The triumphant and "engaging history" (The New Yorker) of the young women who devised a winning strategy that defeated Nazi U-boats and delivered a decisive victory in the Battle of the Atlantic.

By 1941, Winston Churchill had come to believe that the outcome of World War II rested on the battle for the Atlantic.


The Spymaster of Baghdad: A True Story of Bravery, Family, and Patriotism in the Battle against ISIS Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062947420
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Published: Dey Street Books - February 23rd, 2021

From the former New York Times bureau chief in Baghdad comes the gripping and heroic story of an elite, top-secret team of unlikely spies who triumphed over ISIS. 


I Want You to Know We're Still Here: A Post-Holocaust Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525575993
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Published: Crown - March 30th, 2021


NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARDS FINALIST • “Part personal quest, part testament, and all thoughtfully, compassionately written.”—The Washington Post
 


They Will Have to Die Now: Mosul and the Fall of the Caliphate Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393358506
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 9th, 2021

A Foreign Affairs Best Book of 2019

“It’s a small miracle that a writer as good as James Verini witnessed the battle of Mosul.… It will take its place among the very best war writing of the past two decades.” —George Packer


Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War: July 1937-May 1942 Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780393541366
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 9th, 2021

“A sweeping epic.… Promises to do for the war in the Pacific what Rick Atkinson did for Europe.” —James M. Scott, author of Rampage


The Compleat Victory: Saratoga and the American Revolution (Pivotal Moments in American History) Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780195331400
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - February 1st, 2021

In the late summer and fall of 1777, after two years of indecisive fighting on both sides, the outcome of the American War of Independence hung in the balance.


The Ratline: The Exalted Life and Mysterious Death of a Nazi Fugitive Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525520962
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Published: Knopf - February 2nd, 2021

"Hypnotic, shocking, and unputdownable." --John le Carré

From the author of the internationally acclaimed, award-winning East West Street: A tale of Nazi lives, mass murder, love, cold war espionage, a mysterious death in the Vatican--and "the Ratline," the Nazi escape route to Peron's Argentina.


1774: The Long Year of Revolution Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804172462
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Published: Vintage - February 9th, 2021

From one of our most acclaimed and original colonial historians, a groundbreaking book tracing the critical "long year" of 1774 and the revolutionary change that took place from the Boston Tea Party and the First Continental Congress to the Battles of Lexington and Concord.

A WALL STREET JOURNAL BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR


Walk in My Combat Boots: True Stories from America's Bravest Warriors Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316429092
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - February 8th, 2021

"These are the stories America needs to hear about the remarkable young men and women who serve." - Admiral William H. McRaven, US Navy (Ret.). The most moving and powerful war stories ever told, by the men and women who lived them.


A Worse Place Than Hell: How the Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg Changed a Nation Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780393247077
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 9th, 2021

Pulitzer Prize–winning author John Matteson illuminates three harrowing months of the Civil War and their enduring legacy for America.


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Daily 10am-6pm
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Daily 10am-6pm
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