February 5, 2016

Ballantine Buys Presidio Press

By LJ Staff

Ballantine Books, one of the many units under the Random House publishing
umbrella, has purchased military history specialist Presidio Press for an
undisclosed sum. Presidio releases roughly 25 titles each year in paperback and
hardcover, and sports a backlist of roughly 150 volumes. Ballantine said it will
keep Presidio’s brand name as well as its president Richard
Kane.

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