Publisher: pKnopfBook Description
European allies supplied arms, ammunition, uniforms, savvy commanders, engineers, and soldiers to aid the American Revolution.
The newly proclaimed United States was not the only nation that wanted Great Britain out of North America in 1 ... more
by: Thomas F. Madden
Publisher: pVikingBook Description
The author of Venice: A New History (2012) returns with the astonishing and sanguinary story of the iconic city on the Bosporus.
Madden (Director, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies/St. Louis Univ.) begins by noting the o ... more