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Big Yarn, Beautiful Lace Knits

by Barbara Benson & Gale Zucker Stackpole Books (July 01, 2019)

Lace gets a whole new look!

Lace has traditionally been knit in finer weight yarns to create airy, delicate designs. But when knit in bulky yarns, lace becomes bold, graphic, and dramatic. Working with thicker...

Thunder on Bataan

by Donald L. Caldwell Stackpole Books (April 01, 2019)

The American Provisional Tank Group had been in the Philippines only three weeks when the Japanese attacked the islands hours after the raid on Pearl Harbor. One of the tankmen parked his half-track on a runway...

Setting the Rising Sun

by Kevin A. Mahoney Stackpole Books (April 01, 2019)

By the summer of 1945, Adm. Bull Halsey’s U.S. Third Fleet had fought its way far enough in the Pacific that its carrier-based fighters could launch attacks on Japan itself in preparation for the invasion...

Stained Glass Making Basics

by Lynn Haunstein Stackpole Books (February 01, 2019)

All the essential information and instruction the beginner needs to know to create stunning stained glass projects. The author has based the book on the highly successful hands-on approach that she has perfected...

Tactical Fly Fishing

by Devin Olsen Stackpole Books (February 01, 2019)

Devin Olsen explains how the techniques he has used to become a repeat medalist in fly fishing competitions around the world can be adapted to everyday fly fishing situations. He covers strategies, tactics,...

Martha's Vineyard Fish Tales

by Nelson Sigelman Stackpole Books (February 01, 2019)

The focus is on Martha’s Vineyard but the information, fishing tips, and stories about Island characters—Bob “Hawkeye” Jacobs jumping off Memorial Wharf to unsnag an albie he hooked—will sound familiar...

Herbert L. Welch

by Graydon Hilyard & Leslie Hilyard Stackpole Books (December 01, 2018)

Herb Welch, the inventor of the still popular streamer pattern, the Black Ghost, is Maine’s first and only celebrity guide to gain international status. With over 200 images including archival black and white...


by John A. Haymond Stackpole Books (October 01, 2018)

No matter the war, no matter the army, no matter the nationality, common threads run through the experiences of men at war. Soldiers highlights these shared experiences across 150 years of warfare, from the...


by Thomas Ames Jr. Stackpole Books (December 04, 2008)

Stunning and detailed color photographs of more than 100 species of caddisflies. Caddisfly hatches and how to identify them plus valuable tips on how to fish the hatch. Fly patterns for caddisfly pupae, larvae,...

The Fly Tying Artist

by Rick Takahashi Stackpole Books (November 01, 2018)

A collection of Rick Takahashi’s most effective fly designs, this book emphasizes Rick’s background in art (color and design theory) as well as share tying tips and fishing methods. Takahashi was the primary...

The First Day on the Eastern Front

by Craig W. H. Luther Stackpole Books (November 01, 2018)

Sunday, June 22, 1941: three million German soldiers invaded the Soviet Union as part of Hitler’s long-planned Operation Barbarossa, which aimed to destroy the Soviet Union, secure its land as lebensraum for...

Crocheted Beanies & Slouchy Hats

by Julie King Stackpole Books (October 01, 2018)

Keep warm while looking your best with these modern crocheted hat designs! They are fast and fun to crochet in gorgeous yarns. Make a bunch in your favorite colors, and you'll have a hat to match whatever you...

German Assault Guns on the Eastern Front

by Hans Wijers Stackpole Books (September 01, 2018)

Assault guns (Sturmgeschütz in German) were armored fighting vehicles similar to tanks, with the chassis and tracks of a panzer but without the rotating turret, which allowed the mounting of a larger gun. They...

NOLS Wilderness Navigation

by Gene Trantham & Darran Wells Stackpole Books (November 01, 2018)

The official NOLS guide to finding your way in the outdoors. Being able to rely on your navigational skills can mean the difference between a successful day hiking and an unplanned overnight in the wilderness....

Civil War Ghost Trails

by Mark Nesbitt Stackpole Books (July 01, 2012)

Riveting ghost stories with history from all the major engagements of the war.

Knockout Knit Hats and Hoods

by Diane Serviss & Gale Zucker Stackpole Books (October 01, 2018)

Hats! Hats! Hats! Diane Serviss, co-owner of and design force behind the Pixiebell and Elfinwear brands, never runs out of inspiration for new patterns, styles, textures, and shapes for knitted hats. In this...

Panzers Forward

by Robert Edwards, Michael Pruett & Michael Olive Stackpole Books (October 01, 2018)

Panzers Forward collects photos of all varieties of German armor, from the smaller tanks of the early war to the gigantic Tigers that came later, on all fronts—North Africa, Sicily and Italy, France, and of...

Articles of War

by Albert S. Castel Stackpole Books (June 01, 2001)

The American Civil War is filled with fascinating characters. This collection of biographical essays on the “winners and losers” of the Civil War covers some of the most intriguing: Ulysses S. Grant, George...

Camera Trapping Guide

by Janet Pesaturo Stackpole Books (September 01, 2018)

Using a specially made, inexpensive and rugged heat-detecting camera, you can view wildlife up close. Camera Trapping Guide gives you the trapping techniques and knowledge of animal behaviors so you can get...

The Eastern Front

by Robert Edwards Stackpole Books (August 15, 2018)

Stackpole’s Battle Briefings series offers accessible and insightful summaries of battles, commanders, and other military history topics. This volume covers the epic clash between the Germans and Soviets on...

Jeans and a T-Shirt

by Niki Meiners Stackpole Books (July 01, 2018)

Cast-off denim and T-shirts are the perfect materials for upcycling into a wide range of projects, from bags and totes to table runners, placemats, and trivets, to stuffies and pet chew toys, to games, tree...

Overshot Simply

by Susan Kesler-Simpson Stackpole Books (August 01, 2018)

Overshot is perhaps the most iconic weaving technique--think antique coverlets and fancy table runners--yet many weavers are intimidated by its complex-looking structure. But it doesn't have to be difficult!...

Paper Bead Jewelry

by Keiko Sakamoto & World Book Media Stackpole Books (August 20, 2018)

Any paper—magazines, newspapers, wrapping paper, copy paper—can be upcycled into a variety of shapes and sizes of paper beads that can be used to make colorful, unique pieces of jewelry that no one would...

From Second Bull Run to Gettysburg

by Edward J. Stackpole Stackpole Books (May 01, 2018)

Stackpole Books presents Gen. Edward J. Stackpole’s Civil War classics -- They Met at Gettysburg, Drama on the Rappahannock, Chancellorsville, and From Cedar Mountain to Antietam -- in a single abridged volume...

Mavericks of War

by Jason Ridler Stackpole Books (June 01, 2018)

During World War I, Oxford-trained archeologist Lawrence of Arabia used his knowledge of the Middle East to help organize the Arab revolt against the Ottoman Empire. In this entertaining and insightful book,...

Leather Bracelets

by Nihon Vogue-Sha Stackpole Books (February 01, 2017)

Easy-to-make designs for 33 chic leather bracelets

Make the most of one of today's hottest jewelry trends with Leather Bracelets, a collection of 33 beautiful beaded, knotted, and braided accessories that would...

D-Day and the Normandy Campaign

by David Reisch Stackpole Books (July 01, 2018)

Stackpole’s Battle Briefings series offers accessible and insightful summaries of battles, commanders, and other military history topics. This inaugural installment features one of World War II’s most pivotal...

Nymph Fishing

by George Daniel Stackpole Books (July 01, 2018)

Best-selling author George Daniel shares expert tactics and techniques for a new generation of nymph anglers. He covers specialized equipment, flies, and presentations, focusing on advanced lessons and tips...

Fear of Fly Fishing

by Jack Ohman Stackpole Books (September 01, 2018)

“Jack Ohman takes a sport that is already intrinsically hilarious and makes it even funnier.”

—Ted Leeson

Pulitzer Prize–winning cartoonist (and fanatical fly fisher) Jack Ohman takes a light-hearted...

Weaving Western Sakiori

by Amanda Robinette Stackpole Books (June 30, 2018)

Sakiori is an approach to rag weaving used by Japanese peasants to cope with the scarcity of new cloth for clothing and household textiles. In modern times, there is instead an overabundance of cloth filling...

Easy Lace Knits

by Anniken Allis Stackpole Books (June 30, 2018)

Love the look of lace but think it’s too complicated for the average knitter? Think again! With this book, Anniken Allis throws wide the door to lace for all knitters. Utilizing simple, easy-to-learn lace...

Great Stained Glass Projects for Beginners

by Sandy Allison & Alan Wycheck Stackpole Books (September 01, 2018)

Complete instructions, patterns, material lists, and step-by-step photos for 18 projects—panels, boxes, candleholders, sun catchers, ornaments, and more—suitable for beginners. All great looking and using...

Planting Native to Attract Birds to Your Yard

by Sharon Sorenson Stackpole Books (August 01, 2018)

Welcoming birds to your yard isn’t about choosing the right feeders and bird food. If you want to attract the widest range of birds to your home, you need to plant a diversity of native plants. Why go green?...

Street Without Joy

by Bernard B. Fall & Fredrik Logevall Stackpole Books (February 16, 2018)

First published in 1961 by Stackpole Books, Street without Joy is a classic of military history. Journalist and scholar Bernard Fall vividly captured the sights, sounds, and smells of the brutal— and politically...

Crocheted Hoods and Cowls

by Tammy Flores Stackpole Books (June 01, 2018)

This collection of crocheted patterns includes adorable animal hoods like a giraffe and bunny for kids and elegant, textured styles for adults. Hoods are both stylish and extra-warm, protecting both your head...

Crochet Lacy Shawls

by Rohn Strong Stackpole Books (June 01, 2018)

An eye-catching, delicate shawl brightens up any look, and because the pieces are crocheted, they work up quickly, so you’ll be enjoying your new shawls before you know it. A variety of construction methods...

Fly Fishing Guide to the Colorado River and Tributaries

by Bob Dye Stackpole Books (June 01, 2018)

A complete, all-seasons guide to the Colorado River and tributaries including Roaring Fork, Eagle, Frasier, and Fryingpan. Includes breathtaking images, fly patterns, hatch information, and more.

Civil War Tails

by Rebecca Brown & Ruth A. Brown Stackpole Books (June 01, 2018)

A quirky framing of the Civil War grounded in solid scholarship. The Brown twin sisters have built historical dioramas to tell the story of the Civil War with an unexpected twist. The thousands of Union and...

Tying and Fishing Deer Hair Flies

by Tim Jacobs Stackpole Books (April 01, 2018)

A complete guide to selecting, handling, and tying deer hair, with notes on using other hairs as well. Covers patterns for trout, bass, musky, and other species as well as important fishing techniques.

Island of Fire

by Jason Mark Stackpole Books (May 01, 2018)

Stalingrad was one of the largest, bloodiest, and most famous battles in history as well as one of the major turning points of World War II. For four winter months during the battle, German and Soviet forces...

Maine Roads to Gettysburg

by Tom Huntington Stackpole Books (May 01, 2018)

Everyone knows about Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and his 20th Maine Regiment, but there’s much more to the story of Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg. Soldiers from Maine made their presence felt all over...

Knitted Tanks & Tunics

by Angela Hahn Stackpole Books (April 01, 2018)

Knit cool, breezy tanks for the warm spring and summer months with 21 patterns for a variety of tops, from lacy camisoles to layering tanks to tunics with stylish details. With no sleeves to add, these tops...

Candle Making Basics

by Eric Ebeling, Scott Ham & Alan Wycheck Stackpole Books (March 01, 2018)

The complete guide to candle making, from equipment and materials to finished product. Step-by-step photographs and expert advice guide you through the process, showing you how to avoid common mistakes along...

Mastering Sporting Clays

by Don Currie Stackpole Books (April 01, 2018)

Mastering Sporting Clays is a perfect guide for all levels of sporting clays shooters, from recreational to competitor. Beginner and novice shooters learn essential first steps, including an easy to remember...

Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry

by Roxan O'Brien Stackpole Books (January 01, 2018)

At last, an easy way to add gorgeous color to your metalwork without the use of a kiln! Armed with colored pencils and a few simple techniques, you can have the beautiful look of enameled jewelry in much less...

Pirates of New Jersey

Panzer Wedge

by Fritz Lucke, Michael Olive & Robert J. Edwards Stackpole Books (February 01, 2013)

How the exploits of panzer troops were reported on the German home front.


by Tim Landwehr, Dave Karczynski & Dave Whitlock Stackpole Books (October 01, 2017)

Smallmouth bass swim in more streams, rivers, lakes, and reservoirs than any other gamefish, and exceptional, world-class fishing opportunities for them are found across the country, from the John Day River...

Lincoln & Churchill

by Lewis E. Lehrman Stackpole Books (January 15, 2018)

A Renowned Historian Gives New Perspective on Statesmen at War

Lewis E. Lehrman, a renowned historian and National Humanities Medal winner, gives new perspective on two of the greatest English-speaking statesmen—and...

Patton's Last Gamble

by Duane Schultz Stackpole Books (May 01, 2018)

In March 1945, against the advice of his top subordinates, Gen. George Patton created a special task force to venture more than fifty miles behind enemy lines and liberate a POW camp near Hammelburg, Germany....