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Now available from Princeton
31 January 2012

Costigliola, Frank. Roosevelt's Lost Alliances: How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012


Forthcoming from Random House
30 January 2012

Smith, Jean Edward. Eisenhower in War and Peace. Forthcoming from Random House in February 2012


Forthcoming from OUP
30 January 2012

Fraser, Gordon. The Quantum Exodus: Jewish Fugitives, the Atomic Bomb, and the Holocaust. Forthcoming from Oxford University Press in February 2012


Book review
29 January 2012

Harris, Sir Arthur. Bomber Offensive. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1998

Read our review


Forthcoming from Rochester
28 January 2012

Kay, Alex J., Jeff Rutherford, and David Stahel (editors). Nazi Policy on the Eastern Front, 1941: Total War, Genocide, and Radicalization. Forthcoming from University of Rochester Press in February 2012


In memoriam
28 January 2012

Bill Prigmore—a USN officer who served aboard the submarine USS Grouper during five WWII patrols—died on 22 January at the age of 90 in California.


Forthcoming from Overlook
27 January 2012

Caddick-Adams, Patrick. Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives. Forthcoming from Overlook Press in February 2012


Now available from Panzerwrecks
26 January 2012

Haasler, Timm et al. Duel in the Mist 2: The Leibstandarte during the Ardennes Offensive. Monroe, NY: Panzerwrecks, 2012


Forthcoming from Edwin Mellen
26 January 2012

Pritchard, R. John. The Tokyo Major War Crimes Trial. Forthcoming from The Edwin Mellen Press in February 2012


Now available from Berghahn
25 January 2012

Angrick, Andrej and Peter Klein. The Final Solution in Riga: Exploitation and Annihilation, 1941-1944. New York: Berghahn Books, 2012


Forthcoming from Simon
24 January 2012

Tillman, Barrett. Enterprise: America's Fightingest Ship and the Men Who Helped Win World War II. Forthcoming from Simon & Schuster in February 2012


Now available from Schiffer
23 January 2012

Jowett, Philip S. Soldiers of the White Sun: The Chinese Army at War, 1931-1949. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 2011

Wolf, William. The 5th Fighter Command in World War II, volume 1: Pearl Harbor to the Reduction of Rabaul. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 2011


Forthcoming from Annapolis
21 January 2012

Goldman, Stuart D. Nomonhan, 1939: The Red Army's Victory That Shaped World War II. Forthcoming from Naval Institute Press in April 2012


Now available from Continuum
20 January 2012

Gemie, Sharif et al. Outcast Europe: Refugees and Relief Workers in an Era of Total War, 1936-48. New York: Continuum, 2012


Now available from Nebraska
19 January 2012

Ancel, Jean. The History of the Holocaust in Romania. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2012


Forthcoming from Alabama
18 January 2012

Johnston, Carolyn Ross. My Father's War: Fighting with the Buffalo Soldiers in World War II. Forthcoming from University of Alabama Press in August 2012


News from Osprey
17 January 2012

Osprey has added several new WWII titles to its publication schedule, including books from Hodges, Chun, Young, Forczyk, Fletcher, and Gardner. Check our Osprey Publishing page for full details.


Forthcoming from both sides of the Atlantic
16 January 2012

War at Sea: A Naval Atlas 1939-1945 by Marcus Faulkner is scheduled for release by Seaforth in March and Naval Institute Press in July.


Book review
15 January 2012

Nipe, George M. Blood, Steel, and Myth: The II.SS-Panzer-Korps and the Road to Prochorowka. Stamford, CT: RZM Publishing, 2011

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Now available from Stanford
14 January 2012

Nash, George. Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2011


Now available from AirConnection
13 January 2012

Stokes, Neil. KV: Technical History and Variants. Missisauga: AirConnection, 2012


News from Dialogue
12 January 2012

Smersh: Stalin's Secret Weapon: Soviet Military Counterintelligence in WWII by Vadim Birstein is now available.


Forthcoming from Singapore
11 January 2012

Kratoska, Paul H. The Japanese Occupation of Malaya and Singapore, 1940-1945. Forthcoming from National University of Singapore Press in May 2012


Koskimaki lands again
10 January 2012

We're told Casemate has reprinted George Koskimaki's trilogy of first-person 101st Airborne titles in softcover.


News from Texas
9 January 2012

Texas A&M University Press and the Consortium have announced three WWII-related titles for publication over the next few months:


Editor's Choice awards for 2011
8 January 2012

Stone & Stone Second World War Books annually selects new releases for the Editor's Choice awards, aka the "Stonies," as the best books of the year. Here are the winners of the Stonies for 2011.


Forthcoming from W&N
7 January 2012

Beevor, Antony. The Second World War. Forthcoming from Weidenfeld and Nicolson in June 2012


In memoriam
7 January 2012

Frank Sennello—a veteran of Pearl Harbor who served aboard USS Narwhal—died in California at the age of 90 on 3 January.


News from Pelican
6 January 2012

Pelican Publishing Company of Louisiana will be releasing two new titles next month:


In memoriam
6 January 2012

Keith Little—USMC veteran, code talker, and in later years president of the Navajo Code Talkers Association—died on 3 January in Arizona at the age of 87.


Now available from Pen and Sword
5 January 2012

Kieser, Egbert. Prussian Apocalypse: The Fall of Danzig 1945. Barnsley, UK: Pen and Sword Books Ltd, 2011


T. Cadman
5 January 2012

The mailman has delivered printed "Catalogue #120" from T. Cadman WW2 Books with more than 25 pages of secondhand books for sale.


Forthcoming from Yale
4 January 2012

Bidlack, Richard and Nikita Lomagin. The Leningrad Blockade, 1941-1944: A New Documentary History from the Soviet Archives. Forthcoming from Yale University Press in August 2012


Forthcoming from Tauris
3 January 2012

Crowhurst, Patrick. Hitler and Czechoslovakia in World War II: Domination and Retaliation. Forthcoming from I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd in August 2012


Forthcoming from Princeton
2 January 2012

Costigliola, Frank. Roosevelt's Lost Alliances: How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War. Forthcoming from Princeton University Press in February 2012


Book statistics
1 January 2012

For the beginning of the new year we present a compilation of statistics from Stone & Stone showing the most popular books, authors, publishers, and subjects for the year 2011.

 

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