John R. Vallely

The Fighting Temeraire: The Battle of Trafalgar and the Ship that Inspired J.M.W. Turner’s Most Beloved Painting

By Sam Willis - Published 2010

Genres:

MilitaryNauticalNonfiction

Sam Willis is no stranger to the world of the wooden walls of England and the Jack Tars who manned them. He effectively ...Read Review

The Man Who Never Returned

By Peter Quinn - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Fintan Dunne’s retirement life in sunny Florida has not proven very satisfying to the veteran of the NYPD and wartime service in ...Read Review

Fur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America

By Eric Jay Dolin - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Eric Jay Dolin offers an exciting saga of ambition, passion, violence, and greed concerning the role that the fur from the sea otter, ...Read Review

Matterhorn

By Karl Marlantes - Published 2010

Genres:

Military

Historical novels of young men at war play a critical role in popular acceptance of this genre. First-time novelist Karl Marlantes’s lengthy ...Read Review

George Clinton: Master Builder of the Empire State

By John K. Lee - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

George Clinton (1739-1812) is one of those people who performed long and valued public service in their times but remain largely unknown in ...Read Review

American Heroes: Profiles of Men and Women Who Shaped Early America

By Edmund S. Morgan - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Ninety-three-year-old Yale professor Edmund Morgan is one of the finest historians the United States has ever produced. A Colonial and Revolutionary War specialist, ...Read Review

King, Ship, and Sword

By Dewey Lambdin - Published 2010

Genres:

Nautical

In the fifteen previous well-received novels in the series, the Royal Navy’s Alan Lewrie has bedeviled the King’s enemies on land ...Read Review

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

By Eric Metaxas - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Histories and biographies of the 1933-1945 period are replete with stories of criminal actions by the government, Holocaust savagery, and the unrelenting tragedy ...Read Review

A Nation Rising: Untold Tales of Flawed Founders, Fallen Heroes, and Forgotten Fighters from America’s Hidden History

By Kenneth C. Davis - Published 2010

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Nonfiction

Kenneth Davis has made a career of writing popular history dealing with “lost” or “forgotten” aspects of the American past. Best known for ...Read Review

Sacred Ties: From West Point Brothers to Battlefield Rivals: A True Story of the Civil War

By Tom Carhart - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Six young West Point graduates were both friends at the Academy and destined to serve as exceptional officers and warriors for both sides ...Read Review