Girding For Battle

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Donald J. Stocker | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0275973395
ISBN 13 : 9780275973391

Stoker and Grant have assembled a collection that explores myriad aspects of the world trade in arms. Rare among volumes of collected essays, it has a coherent focus and reliance o..

The Battle Of The Century

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Jim Waltzer | Publisher : ABC-CLIO

ISBN 10 : 9780313382444
ISBN 13 : 0313382441

This exciting account of the 1921 heavyweight boxing title fight between champion Jack Dempsey and Frenchman Georges Carpentier relates how it originated and how it became a templa..

Deadly Deceit

Pub Date : 2011-04-01 | Author : Don Lasseter | Publisher : Pinnacle Books

ISBN 10 : 9780786027910
ISBN 13 : 0786027916

Gunned Down After years of hard work, Brian and Jeannie Legg had earned a well deserved life of leisure in their picture-perfect Phoenix mansion. Until their troubled son showed up..

West Wind Flood Tide

Pub Date : 2014-08-15 | Author : Jack Friend | Publisher : Naval Institute Press

ISBN 10 : 9781612513515
ISBN 13 : 1612513514

One of history's greatest naval engagements and the Civil War's bloodiest is examined for both its political ramifications and influence on naval tactics and ship design...

The Unwitting

Pub Date : 2014-05-08 | Author : Ellen Feldman | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781447223153
ISBN 13 : 1447223152

Betrayal comes in many forms . . . At the height of the Cold War, words are weapons and secrecy reigns. These are challenging times to be a writer and a wife, as Nell Benjamin know..

By The Renewing Of Your Minds

Pub Date : 1997-07-03 | Author : Ellen T. Charry | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199880058
ISBN 13 : 0199880050

This book develops the thesis that classical Christian theology seeks to help believers flourish by knowing and loving God. Ellen Charry argues this premise by example, offering a ..

Touch And Go

Pub Date : 2008-10-01 | Author : Studs Terkel | Publisher : The New Press

ISBN 10 : 9781595585875
ISBN 13 : 1595585877

Chosen as a best book of the year in 2007 by the Chicago Tribune, Publishers Weekly, and Playboy, Studs Terkel’s memoir Touch and Go is “history from a highly personal point of..