Best Sellers: European History, April 18, 2013

June 2012 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944–1956
Applebaum, Anne
2012. ISBN 9780385515696. $35

2) Polybius: The Histories; Books 28–39
Olson, S. Douglas
Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674996618. $24

3) The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War
Kochanski, Halik
Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674068148. $35

4) Inhumanities: Nazi Interpretations of Western Culture
Dennis, David B.
Cambridge University Press
2012. ISBN 9781107020498. $35

5) Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors
Ackroyd, Peter
St. Martin’s Press
2012. ISBN 9781250003614. $29.99

6) Orderly and Humane: The Expulsion of the Germans After the Second World War
Douglas, R.M.
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300166606. $38

7) The Atlantic in World History
Kupperman, Karen Ordahl
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780195160741. $74

8) Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel; A Nine-Hundred-Year-Old Story Retold
Guy, John
Random House
2012. ISBN 9781400069071. $35

9) Reading Herodotus: A Guided Tour Through the Wild Boars, Dancing Suitors, and Crazy Tyrants of The History
Hamel, Debra
Johns Hopkins University
2012. ISBN 9781421406558. $60

10) In the Shadow of the General: Modern France and the Myth of De Gaulle
Hazareesingh, Sudhir
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780195308884. $29.95

11) Atlas of the Great Irish Famine
Crowley, John
New York University
2012. ISBN 9780814771488. $75

12) Collect and Record! Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe
Jockusch, Laura
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199764556. $74

13) The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind: Hitler, Hess, and the Analysts
Pick, Daniel
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199541683. $35

14) The Ancient Middle Classes: Urban Life and Aesthetics in the Roman Empire, 100 BCE–250 CE
Mayer, Emanuel
Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN. $45

15) Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing, and Dying; The Secret World War II Transcripts of German POWs
Neitzel, Sönke
Alfred A. Knopf
2012. ISBN 9780307958129. $30.50

16) The Leningrad Blockade, 1941–1944: A New Documentary History from the Soviet Archives
Bidlack, Richard
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300110296. $75

17) Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II
Lowe, Keith
St. Martin’s Press
2012. ISBN 9781250000200. $30

18) The Frankenstein of 1790 and Other Lost Chapters from Revolutionary France
Douthwaite, Julia V.
University of Chicago Press
2012. ISBN 9780226160580. $45

19) Rivers and the Power of Ancient Rome
Campbell, Brian
University of North Carolina Press
2012. ISBN 9780807834800. $70

20) Constantine the Emperor
Potter, David
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199755868. $34.95

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