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Monasteries

Monasteries

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Author Parragon Description There is a strong public interest in topics related to theology, retreat centres an…

The Cooler King

The Cooler King

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Patrick Bishop The Cooler King tells the astonishing story of an American who joined the RAF as a spitfire fighter pi…

Shakespeare the Player: A Life in the Theatre

Shakespeare the Player: A Life in the Theatre

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John Southworth Of Shakespeare's life, one vital factor has been overlooked; his profession as a player. The author a…

Wilson

Wilson

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A. Scott Berg Pulitzer Prize Winning Author One hundred years after his inauguration, Woodrow Wilson still stands …

The Artistic Ape

The Artistic Ape

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THREE MILLION YEARS OF ART Desmond Morris   A unique appreciation of art from the most ancient artefact to contem…

In Search for the South Pole

In Search for the South Pole

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Kari Herbert,  A century after Amundsen's triumph and Scott's tragedy, our fascination with Antarctica endures. This…

Angkor Sketches

Angkor Sketches

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Gregory Byrne Bracken A World Heritage Site since 1992, this ruined city s beautiful buildings, constructed by genera…

Living in Morocco

Living in Morocco

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Landt Dennis Living in Morocco celebrates the arts of a country at the height of a cultural renaissance, a land where…

TIME : The Middle East

TIME : The Middle East

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Editor Kelly Knuauer and Time Journalists Foreword by former President Jimmy Carter assessing today's Middle East. …

Eleven Days In August

Eleven Days In August

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Creation of the American Soul

Creation of the American Soul

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John M. Barry, Award-winning author John M. Barry examines the origins of both the relationship between church and th…

Mandela

Mandela

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Mac Maharaj The Authorised Portrait - the narrative of his epic journey to freedom is accompanied by the most complet…

A Taste for Intrigue

A Taste for Intrigue

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Philip Short, Philip Short's A Taste for Intrigue will fill the gap and become the standard against which all other…

The Blair Years

The Blair Years

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The Alastair Campbell Diaries Alastair Campbell A revelatory account of Tony Blair’s tumultuous leadership, The …

Escape from North Korea

Escape from North Korea

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Melanie Kirkpatrick The untold story of Asia's Underground Railroad This is a book about North Koreans quest for l…

Britain Army Nurse in the Korean War

Britain Army Nurse in the Korean War

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Shadows of he Far Forgotten E. J. McNair Jilly McNair saw 18 months active service as a Queen Alexandra's nurse in…

A History of Britain in Thirty Six Postage Stamps

A History of Britain in Thirty Six Postage Stamps

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Chris West, Stamps tell a story and Chris West's book is the unique, fascinating tale of Great Britain told through i…

My Isl@m

My Isl@m

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Amir Ahmad Nasr, How fundamentalism stole my mind - and doubt freed my soul My Isl@m is a fascinating prelude to t…

The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters

The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters

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Gregory Zuckerman, Things looked grim for American energy in 2006, but a handful of wildcatters weredetermined to tap…

Dealing With China

Dealing With China

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Henry M. Paulson, The former Treasury Secretary gives his view of the development in China having worked at introduci…

Twilight of the Gods

Twilight of the Gods

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THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE GERMAN GENERAL STAFF IN WORLD WAR II David Stone In this new and comprehensive study, …

Power Struggle over Afghanistan

Power Struggle over Afghanistan

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An Inside Look at What Went Wrong--and What We Can Do to Repair the Damage. Kai Eide Based on the author's own con…

Wanting War

Wanting War

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What the Bush Administration Invaded Iraq Jeffrey Record The first comprehensive analysis of the often contradicto…

INSIDE ISIS

INSIDE ISIS

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Benjamin Hall The brutal rise of a terrorist army. Hall provides insights by answering the basic questions - Who are …

Magna Carta

Magna Carta

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Dan Jones The Birth of Liberty 288 pages, 160 x 230mm, black and white, hardcover with jacket, Viking Books, 2015 …

Went the day well? Witnessing Waterloo

Went the day well? Witnessing Waterloo

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David Crane An astonishing hour-by-hour chronicle that starts the day before the battle that reset the course of worl…

The Emperor's Shadow

The Emperor's Shadow

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Anne Whitehead Anne Whitehead brings to life Napoleon's time on St Helena and the web of connections around the globe…

Counting one's Blessing: Selected Letters of the Queen Mother

Counting one's Blessing:  Selected Letters of the Queen Mother

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William Shawcross One of the revelations of William Shawcross's official biography of the Queen Mother was her private …

The Spy Who Loved

The Spy Who Loved

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Clare Mulley In June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessive colleague in a hotel in South Kensington. Her name wa…

Vikings

Vikings

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Scholastic Now you can look at all the coolest bits of Viking history. Examine a Viking longship. Meet the terrifying…

Another Man's War

Another Man's War

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Barnaby Phillips Barnaby Phillips writes about humanity and compassion from the perspective of a Nigerian soldier who…

Henrietta Maria

Henrietta Maria

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Alison Plowden This biography tells the story of the passionate and courageous wife of Charles I, the difficulties of…

Lancaster Down

Lancaster Down

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Stephen Darlow Lancaster Down tells the incredible story of seven young airmen at war - the Lancaster crew in 405 RCA…

Silence

Silence

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Shusaku Endo (Author),‎ Martin Scorsese (Foreword) Seventeenth-century Japan: Two Portuguese Jesuit priests tr…

Natural Histories

Natural Histories

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Edited by Tom Baione Inside the American Museum of Natural History is an eight-story library (one of the largest natu…

The Fires of Spring

The Fires of Spring

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Shelly Culbertson The Fires of Spring tells the story by weaving together a sense of place, insight about issues of o…

Once Upon a Time in Russia

Once Upon a Time in Russia

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Ben Mezrich The New York Times bestselling author of Bringing Down the House and The Accidental Billionaires te…

Seal Team Six: Memiors of an Elite Navy Seal Sniper

Seal Team Six: Memiors of an Elite Navy Seal Sniper

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Howard E Wasdin In this dramatic, behind-the-scenes chronicle, Howard E. Wasdin takes readers deep inside the world o…

They Eat Horses, Don't They? The Truth About the French

They Eat Horses, Don't They? The Truth About the French

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Piu Marie Eatwell In this hilarious and informative book, Piu Marie Eatwell reveals the truth behind forty-five myths…

1924: The Year That Made Hitler

1924: The Year That Made Hitler

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Peter Ross Range Adolf Hitler spent 1924 away from society and surrounded by co-conspirators of the failed Beer Hall …

Shanghai Grand

Shanghai Grand

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Taras Grescoe On the eve of WWII, the foreign controlled port of Shanghai was the rendezvous for the twentieth centur…

History's Worst Prediction

History's Worst Prediction

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Eric Chaline History's Worst Predictions excavates the strata of history to expose the credulity and absurdity of hum…

Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle

Out of Captivity: Surviving 1967 Days in the Colombian Jungle

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Mark Gonsalves Describes how the plane carrying the three American civilian contractors crash-landed in Colombia, the…

Imperial War Museum 1914

Imperial War Museum 1914

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Malcolm Brown PAN GRAND STRATEGY SERIES - THE MEN WHO WENT TO WAR Using new letters and diaries from the archives…

Killing Kennedy

Killing Kennedy

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Bill O' Reilly This is the sequel to the million-selling "Killing Lincoln": a thrilling new history of the assassina…

Abraham Lincoln - Quotable Wisdom

Abraham Lincoln - Quotable Wisdom

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Edited by Carol Kelly-Gangi From Abraham Lincoln's early years on the Kentucky frontier to the heartrending brillianc…

Struggle for Sea Power

Struggle for Sea Power

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Sam Willis In The Struggle for Sea Power, Sam Willis traces every key military event in the path to American Independ…

The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope

The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope

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Austen Ivereigh An expansive and deeply contextual work, at its heart this book is about the intersection of faith an…

History of Britain in 36 Postage Stamps

History of Britain in 36 Postage Stamps

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Chris West Hailed by The Times of London as "a splendid reminder of the philatelic glories of the past," A History…

Battle Royale

Battle Royale

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Hugh Bicheno Charting a clear course through the dynastic and factional complexities of fifteenth-century power polit…

Beda

Beda

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Henrietta Leyser Concentrating on Bede himself (our most valuable historical source on Anglo Saxon England, and autho…

Eye of the Beholder

Eye of the Beholder

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Laura J. Snyder The remarkable story of how a painter and a scientist in 17th-century Holland transformed the way we …

The King is Dead

The King is Dead

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Suzannah  Lipscomb Henry's will is one of the most intriguing and contested documents in British history. Historians…

1946: The Making of the Modern World

1946: The Making of the Modern World

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Victor Sebestyen Victor Sebestyen reveals the events of 1946 by chronologically framing what was taking place in Euro…

Sons and Soldiers: The Jews Who Escaped the Nazis

Sons and Soldiers: The Jews Who Escaped the Nazis

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Bruce Henderson THE JEWS WHO ESCAPED THE NAZIS AND RETURNED FOR RETRIBUTION The story of young German Jews who esc…

After Hitler: The Last Ten Days after WW2

After Hitler: The Last Ten Days after WW2

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Michael Jones After Hitler shines a light on ten fascinating days after that infamous suicide that changed the course…

11 Days in August

11 Days in August

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Matther Cobb Based largely on unpublished archive material, including secret conversations, coded messages, diaries a…

20th Century 100 Moments

20th Century 100 Moments

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Akim Reinhardt and Heather Rounds The Twentieth Century in 100 Moments A Visual History groups and explains the most …

Four Years on the Western Front

Four Years on the Western Front

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Aubrey Smith A Rifleman - FOUR YEARS ON THE WESTERN FRONT - November 1914 - November 1918  Originally published u…

Tail Gunner

Tail Gunner

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Squadron Leader R.C. Rivaz Tail Gunner is unique among wartime memoirs, as it was written within months of the events…

When Freedom Calls

When Freedom Calls

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Robert Jackson These are tales of hope and triumph, of sorrow and heartbreak. They are stories of desperation and th…

All Behind You, Winston

All Behind You, Winston

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Roger Hermiston Roger Hermiston tells the story of the men - and women - who steered Britain through its darkest hour…

Horrible History: Terrible Timeline

Horrible History: Terrible Timeline

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Terry Deary It's time to explore the horrible history of the world! From the Savage Stone Age to the Terrifying 20th …

Horrible Histories: Terrifying Tudor

Horrible Histories: Terrifying Tudor

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Terry Deary A new series of Horrible Histories sticker activity books, crammed with quick quizzes, foul facts and put…

His Finest Hour

His Finest Hour

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Christopher Catherwood Catherwood argues that it was Churchill's stand in 1940-41 that saved Britain and only he was …

Hue 1968

Hue 1968

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Mark Bowden The first battle book from Mark Bowden since his #1 New York Times bestseller Black Hawk Down, Hue 19…

The Crossing of Antarctica

The Crossing of Antarctica

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George Lowe and Huw Lewis-Jones The first crossing of Antarctica in 1957/58 by the Trans-Antarctic Expedition, led by…

Leningrad - Siege and Symphony

Leningrad - Siege and Symphony

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Brian Moynahan The story of the Great City terrorized by Stalin, starved by Hitler, immortalised by Shostakovich. Sho…

The Tudors

The Tudors

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Jane Bingham The book is a highly readable account of a fascinating era - an era that witnessed barbaric public execu…

Operation Mercury

Operation Mercury

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John Sadler Involving Australian, New Zealanders, Greek and British Forces.Detailed study of a brief but bloody campa…

The Longest Kill

The Longest Kill

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Craig Harrison Sni In this unflinching autobiography, Craig catapults us into the heat of the action as he describes …

The China Mirage

The China Mirage

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James Bradley In each of his books, James Bradley has exposed the hidden truths behind America's engagement in Asia. …

Zero Night

Zero Night

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Mark Felton The first author to tackle this remarkable story in detail, historian Mark Felton brilliantly evokes the …

13 Hours: The Inside Account

13 Hours: The Inside Account

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Mitchell Zuckoff 13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, wh…

Time: Thomas Edison: His Electrifying Life

Time: Thomas Edison: His Electrifying Life

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The Editors of Time As TIME" demonstrates here, Thomas Edison was the uber-Steve Jobs of his day, advancing the techn…

Dark History of Tudors

Dark History of Tudors

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Judith John Take a look at the dark history of the Tudors! 224 pages, 186 x 244mm, hardcover, Amber Books Ltd., 20…

Indestructible: One Man's Rescue

Indestructible: One Man's Rescue

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John R. Bruning When hostilities erupted in December 1941, Pappy Gunn was living in Manila with his family, working a…

Voyages of Discovery

Voyages of Discovery

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David Boyle Covers major explorations from Diaz and Vasco da Gama in 1492 to 1780 with Captain James Cook's explorati…

Artful Dog

Artful Dog

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Loyal dogs have always been by the side of great artists. In this celebration they are fro…

Explorer's Eye: First-Hand Accounts of Adventure

Explorer's Eye: First-Hand Accounts of Adventure

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Fergus Fleming Combining firsthand accounts with original images in vintage black and white and brilliant color, The …

How Trump Won: The Inside Story of a Revolution

How Trump Won: The Inside Story of a Revolution

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Larry Schweikart From the moment Donald Trump announced his candidacy for the White House until very late on Election…

Missions Impossible: Extraordinary Stories of Daring and Courage

Missions Impossible: Extraordinary Stories of Daring and Courage

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EXTRAORDINARY STORIES OF DARING AND COURAGE Hazel Flynn 110 incredible true stories torn from the pages of history…

Stalin's Curse: Battling for Communism

Stalin's Curse: Battling for Communism

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Robert Gellately A chilling, riveting account based on newly released Russian documentation that reveals Joseph Stali…

For the Glory

For the Glory

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Duncan Hamilton The untold and inspiring story of Eric Liddell, hero of Chariots of Fire, from his Olympic medal to h…

Argo

Argo

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Antonio Mendez On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of A…

Avenue of Spies

Avenue of Spies

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Alex Kershaw The best-selling author of "The Liberator" brings to life the incredible true story of an American docto…

Beyond Courage

Beyond Courage

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The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust Doreen Rappaport In a stirring chronicle, Doreen Rappap…

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