Mr. Mortimer has brought to the study of the American Civil War the biography of Pryce Lewis.
What could be a more contentious issue today than the conflict surrounding our border with Mexico?
The History Press, November 2009
In Mary Tudor: Princess, Bastard, Queen, Anna Whitelock sets out offer a picture of English first Queen Regnant as something other than the “weak-willed failure as so often rendered by traditional
Under the command of General Joe Johnston, the Army of Tennessee blocked Union General Sherman’s invasion of Georgia and his move toward Atlanta.
This large format book is no coffee table artifact. A lively text by the Los Angeles Public Library’s map archivist, Glen Creason, along with an introduction by fellow native D. J.
(The Lyons Press, 2008)
“Every Jew has a name.” So begins this historic work by Italian reporter Giulio Meotti.
By any standards, Brian Fagan is a leading authority on archaeology, and, with 46 books on the subject to his credit, he is among the world’s leading popularizers of the field.
H. Donald Winkler has researched the lives of nineteen daring women who changed the outcome of Civil War battles.
Waugh’s Lincoln and McClellan promised to be a study of their relationship that broke new ground.
“Mr. President, it is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope.