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God and the StateGod and the State
by Michael Bakunin
A founder of modern philosophical anarchism presents a clear introduction to anarchist thought and a manifesto of atheism. This influential work offers a mind-opening experience for even the most skeptical readers. read more
$7.95
Great Eulogies Throughout HistoryGreat Eulogies Throughout History
by James Daley
Includes Daniel Webster on Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, Emerson on Thoreau, and tributes to Beethoven, Emily Dickinson, Susan B. Anthony, Albert Einstein, Mickey Mantle, Nelson Mandela, and many others. read more
$12.95
History of Greek CultureHistory of Greek Culture
by Jacob Burckhardt
Monumental survey explores regional variations, virtues, and faults of city-states, discusses the fine arts, examines poesy and music, and presents perceptive accounts of enduring Greek achievements in philosophy, science, and oratory. 80 photographs, 25 black-and-white illustrations. read more
$19.95
History of the Conquest of PeruHistory of the Conquest of Peru
by William H. Prescott
This gripping chronicle draws upon the firsthand accounts of eminent 16th-century captains and statesmen to relate the overthrow of the Inca empire by the conquistadors. read more
$17.95
History of the Later Roman Empire, Vol. 1History of the Later Roman Empire, Vol. 1
by J. B. Bury
Volume 1 of classic history that chronicles the major forces and events in the history of the Western and Byzantine Empires from the death of Theodosius (A.D. 395) to the death of Justinian (A.D. 565).
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$22.95
History of the Later Roman Empire, Vol. 2: From the Death of Theodosius I to the Death of JustinianHistory of the Later Roman Empire, Vol. 2: From the Death of Theodosius I to the Death of Justinian
by J. B. Bury
Volume 2 of classic history. One of the world's foremost historians chronicles the major forces and events in the history of the Western and Byzantine Empires. read more
$22.95
History of the Peloponnesian WarHistory of the Peloponnesian War
by Thucydides Richard Crawley
An Athenian general of the fifth century B.C. chronicles the disastrous 27-year conflict between Athens and Sparta. Thucydides traces the conflict's roots and provides detailed, knowledgeable analyses of battles and the political atmosphere. read more
$7.00
In Old New YorkIn Old New York
by Thomas A. Janvier

Charming account extends from the early 1600s through the late 19th century. Intriguing details, dozens of illustrations and maps, and the author's wry humor combine for a vivid portrait of a long-vanished New York.

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$12.95
Leonardo da Vinci's Flying Machine KitLeonardo da Vinci's Flying Machine Kit
by David Hawcock
Self-contained model kit features a 48-page book with details from Leonardo's notebooks plus full-color, easily joined paper components that form a replica of his famous ornithopter — the wings actually flap! read more
$19.95
Letters from an American FarmerLetters from an American Farmer
by J. Hector St. John de Crvecoeur
18th-century classic detailing seafaring life in New England and plantation culture in the South also provided Old World readers with first major impressions of American landscapes, people, and institutions. read more
$11.95
Lost Islands: The Story of Islands That Have Vanished from Nautical ChartsLost Islands: The Story of Islands That Have Vanished from Nautical Charts
by Henry Stommel
An expert oceanographer presents fascinating documentation of the historical, geographical, and anecdotal accounts of hundreds of phantom islands around the world. Scores of black-and-white illustrations and charts illuminate the text. read more
$19.95
Manhattan Moves Uptown: An Illustrated HistoryManhattan Moves Uptown: An Illustrated History
by Charles Lockwood
Compiled from newspaper archives and richly illustrated with historic images, this fascinating chronicle traces the city's growth from Wall Street to Harlem during the period between 1783 and the early 20th century. read more
$22.95

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