Steel is needed to build railroads, steel ships, skyscrapers, and modern bridges. Author Brooke C. Stoddard travels the world to tell the story of the metal that shaped modern civilization.
The ‘absurd epic’ of Dunkirk – told here through fresh interviews with veterans, plus unseen letters and archival material – is the story of how an old-fashioned island was brutally forced into
Downstream is a history and celebration of swimmers’ relationship with the River Thames. Weaving from the source in Gloucestershire 215 miles across to the North Sea, the book tells the story of
Don't miss the mystery, adventure, intrigue, and supernatural and extraterrestrial theories given for many flights that didn't end well in war and peace.
The Art of War is the most widely read military classic in human history. Dating from the period of the warring states in early Chinese history, Sun Tzu’s insights into strategy are