Packed with dramatic paintings, evocative photographs, and informative maps, Navy: An Illustrated History profiles the US Navy's growth into the largest modern seaborne military force in the world.
Filled with art, photographs, maps, and artifacts, this is a richly illustrated edition of first mate Owen Chase's memoir of the sinking of the Essex by a sperm whale.
Revelatory, gripping and unexpectedly poignant, The Housekeeper’s Tale champions the invisible women who ran the English country house.
Part memoir, part biography, this is the story of what happens when you meet a musical legend, befriend him, and then watch him die.
The history of United States Air Force, from its beginnings in 1907 as the Aeronautical Division of US Army's Signal Corps through its growth into the foremost aerial armed force it is