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BOOTHS # 803/805 WEALTH AND POWER: China’s Long March to the Twenty-first Century by Orville Schell and John Delury Random House • HC • 978-0-679-64347-0 • 496pp. • $30.00/$34.95 Can.

MY PROMISED LAND: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel by Ari Shavit Spiegel & Grau • HC • 978-0-385-52170-3 • 464pp. • $28.00/$33.00 Can.

PAPERBACK THE RISE OF ROME: The Making of the World’s Greatest Empire

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by Anthony Everitt Random House • TR • 978-0-8129-7815-5 • 512pp. • $17.00/$19.00 Can.

THE LIBERATOR: One World War II Soldier’s 500-Day

COTTON TENANTS: Three Families by James Agee Photographed by Walker Evans Melville House • HC • 978-1-61219-212-3 • 224pp. • $24.95/$24.95 Can.

OPEN BORDERS TO A REVOLUTION

Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau by Alex Kershaw Broadway Books • TR • 978-0-307-88800-6 • 448pp. • $16.00/$18.00 Can.

EMBERS OF WAR: The Fall of an Empire

Culture, Politics, and Migration Edited by Jaime Marroquin Arredondo, Adela Pineda Franco, and Magdalena Mieri SISP • HC • 978-1-935623-12-0 • 270pp. • $39.95/$46.00 Can.

ZEALOT: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan Random House • HC • 978-1-4000-6922-4 • 336pp. • $27.00/$32.00 Can.

HERE IS WHERE: Discovering America’s Great Forgotten History

and the Making of America’s Vietnam Winner of the Pulitzer Prize by Fredrik Logevall Random House • TR • 978-0-375-75647-4 • 864pp. • $20.00/$24.00 Can.

THE BLACK COUNT: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize by Tom Reiss Broadway Books • TR • 978-0-307-38247-4 • 432pp. • $16.00/$18.00 Can.

by Andrew Carroll Crown Archetype • HC • 978-0-307-46397-5 • 512pp. • $25.00/$29.95 Can.

THE TASTE OF ASHES: The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in

THE ARIADNE OBJECTIVE: The Underground War

by Marci Shore Broadway Books • TR • 978-0-307-88882-2 • 384pp. • $16.00/$18.00 Can.

to Rescue Crete from the Nazis by Wes Davis Crown • HC • 978-0-307-46013-4 • 304pp. • $26.00/$30.00 Can.

TAKING THE STAND: My Life in the Law by Alan Dershowitz Crown • HC • 978-0-307-71927-0 • 528pp. • $28.00/$33.00 Can.

FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink Crown • HC • 978-0-307-71896-9 • 576pp. • $27.00/$32.00 Can.

THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF DIXIE: The Civil War and the Social Revolution That Transformed the South By Bruce Levine Random House • HC • 978-1-4000-6703-9 • 464pp. • $30.00/$35 Can. Paperback forthcoming in April 2014

Eastern Europe

WHO STOLE THE AMERICAN DREAM? by Hedrick Smith Random House • TR • 978-0-8129-8205-3 • 624pp. • $18.00/$20.00 Can.

THE REBELLIOUS LIFE OF MRS. ROSA PARKS By Jeanne Theoharis Beacon Press • TR • 978-0-8070-3332-6 • 320pp. • $17.50/$20.50 Can.

GANDHI: A Political and Spiritual Life by Kathryn Tidrick Verso • TR • 978-1-78168-101-5 • 400pp. • $19.95/$22.95 Can.

OPERATION MASSACRE by Rodolfo Walsh Seven Stories Press • TR • 978-1-60980-513-5 • 252pp. • $16.95/$16.95 Can.

THE WAR THAT ENDED PEACE: The Road to 1914 by Margaret MacMillan Random House • HC • 978-1-4000-6855-5 • 784pp. • $35.00

ROCKET GIRL: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America’s First Female Rocket Scientist by George D. Morgan Prometheus • TR • 978-1-61614-739-6 • 310pp. • $18.00/$19.00 Can.

THE ENLIGHTENMENT: And Why It Still Matters by Anthony Pagden Random House • HC • 978-1-4000-6068-9 • 528pp. • $32.00/$38.00 Can.

LINCOLN IN THE WORLD: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power by Kevin Peraino Crown • HC • 978-0-307-88720-7 • 432pp. • $26.00/$30.00 Can.

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BOOTHS # 803/805

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David I. Kertzer Conference Special: Get a Free, Signed Copy Ahead of Publication

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F rom National Book Award finalist David I. Kertzer comes the compelling story of Pope Pius XI’s secret relations with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. This groundbreaking work, based on seven years of research in the Vatican and Fascist archives, including reports from Mussolini’s spies inside the highest levels of the Church, will forever change our understanding of the Vatican’s role in the rise of Fascism in Europe. “David Kertzer has an eye for a story, an ear for the right word, and an instinct for human tragedy. They all come together in The Pope and Mussolini to document, with meticulous scholarship and novelistic flair, the complicity between Pius XI and the Fascist leader in creating an unholy alliance between the Vatican and a totalitarian government rooted in corruption and brutality. This is a sophisticated blockbuster.” —Joseph J. Ellis, winner of the Pulitzer Prize–winning and author of Revolutionary Summer DAVID I. KERTZER is the Paul Dupee, Jr. University Professor of Social Science and professor of anthropology and Italian studies at Brown University, where he served as provost from 2006 to 2011. He is the author of nine books, including The Popes Against the Jews, which was a finalist for the Mark Lynton History Prize, and The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara, which was a finalist for the National Book Award. He has twice been awarded the Marraro Prize from the Society for Italian Historical Studies for the best work on Italian history.

Meet the Author Wine Reception Saturday, January 4th 4:00–5:00pm, Booths #803/805

THE POPE AND MUSSOLINI The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe Random House n HC n 978-0-8129-9346-2 640pp. n $32.00/$38.00 Can. e-Book: 978-0-679-64553-5 $14.99/$16.00 Can.

Also by David I. Kertzer:

THE POPES AGAINST THE JEWS The Vatican’s Role in the Rise of Modern Anti-Semitism Vintage n TR 978-0-375-70605-9 n 368pp. $17.95/$20.50 Can.

THE KIDNAPPING OF EDGARDO MORTARA Vintage n TR 978-0-679-76817-3 n 368pp. $17.95/$20.50 Can.

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BOOTHS # 803/805

Fredrik Logevall Conference Special: Get a Free, Signed Copy

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize from the from the Society of American Historians Winner of the American Library in Paris Book Award

T he struggle for Vietnam occupies a central place in the history of the twentieth century. Fought over a period of three decades, the conflict drew in all the world’s powers and saw two of them—first France, then the United States—attempt to subdue the revolutionary Vietnamese forces. For France, the defeat marked the effective end of her colonial empire, while for America the war left a gaping wound in the body politic that remains open to this day. Tapping into newly accessible diplomatic archives in several nations and making full use of the published literature, distinguished scholar Fredrik Logevall traces the path that led two Western nations to lose their way in Vietnam. “This extraordinary work of modern history combines powerful narrative thrust, deep scholarly authority, and quiet interpretive confidence.” —Francis Parkman Prize citation “A balanced, deeply researched history of how, as French colonial rule faltered, a succession of American leaders moved step by step down a road toward full-blown war.” —Pulitzer Prize citation

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“A monumental history . . . a widely researched and eloquently written account of how the U.S. came to be involved in Vietnam . . . certainly the most comprehensive review of this period to date.” —The Wall Street Journal

EMBERS OF WAR The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America’s Vietnam Random House n TR n 978-0-375-75647-4 864pp. n $20.00/$24.00 Can. e-Book: 978-0-679-64519-1 $14.99/$16.99 Can.

FREDRIK LOGEVALL is John S. Knight Professor of International Studies and Professor of History at Cornell University, where he serves as director of the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies.

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