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9781101982730 | Riverhead Books, June 14, 2016, cover price $27.00

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Product Description: Singled out by Foreign Affairs for its reporting on “the brutal frontiers of new Europe,” Fortress Europe is the story of how the world’s most affluent region—and history’s greatest experiment with globalization—has become an immigration war zone, where tens of thousands have died in a humanitarian crisis that has galvanized the world’s attention...read more

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9781849042536 | Gardners Books, October 1, 2012, cover price $33.50
9781595586858 | New Pr, September 4, 2012, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: On the militarized Turkish-Greek border, Afghan migrants brave minefields to cross into Europe—only to be summarily ejected by Greek border guards.

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9781620972229 | Reprint edition (New Pr, January 12, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Singled out by Foreign Affairs for its reporting on “the brutal frontiers of new Europe,” Fortress Europe is the story of how the world’s most affluent region—and history’s greatest experiment with globalization—has become an immigration war zone, where tens of thousands have died in a humanitarian crisis that has galvanized the world’s attention.

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Product Description: “To know what war is, one should follow our tracks,” General William T. Sherman once wrote to his wife, describing the devastation left by his armies in Georgia. Sherman’s Ghosts is an investigation of the "tracks" left by the wars fought by the American military in the 150 years since Sherman's infamous “March to the Sea...read more

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9781595589552 | New Pr, March 3, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: “To know what war is, one should follow our tracks,” General William T.

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Product Description: A centuries-old story with remarkable contemporary resonance, Blood and Faith is celebrated journalist Matthew Carr’s riveting and “richly detailed” (Choice) chronicle of what was, by 1614, the largest act of ethnic cleansing in European history...read more

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9781595583611 | New Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: "In this first comprehensive appreciation in many decades of the Muslim expulsion from Spain, Blood and Faith meticulously recaptures the fateful self-mutilation of a society that might have become Europe's first multicultural nation and offers a grim lesson about religious and racial repression in our contemporary age of contested faiths.

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9781595586407 | New Pr, July 5, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A centuries-old story with remarkable contemporary resonance, Blood and Faith is celebrated journalist Matthew Carr’s riveting and “richly detailed” (Choice) chronicle of what was, by 1614, the largest act of ethnic cleansing in European history.

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Product Description: A highly accessible account of the history of terrorism that places 9/11 and al-Qaeda in historical context.Today, political violence has become the scourge of our world and terrorism is routinely described as a uniquely modern evil...read more

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9781595581792 | New Pr, April 1, 2007, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: An account of the assassination of Tsar Alexander II by Russian revolutionaries in 1881 evaluates the event's links to worldwide modern-day terrorist practices, in a historical survey that argues that the true impact of terrorism has been felt through the overreactions of governments and the media.

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9781595584083, titled "The Infernal Machine: A History of Terrorism" | New Pr, October 5, 2008, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A highly accessible account of the history of terrorism that places 9/11 and al-Qaeda in historical context.

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