History

Picture of Battle Royal: The Wars of Lancaster and York, 1440-1462.

Battle Royal: The Wars of Lancaster and York, 1440-1462.

Bicheno, Hugh.

It was an extraordinary period in English history. ‘The Wars of the Roses were a prolonged...

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Picture of Tested by Zion: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.

Tested by Zion: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.

Abrams, Elliott.

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Picture of Wellsprings: A Natural History of Bottled Spring Waters.

Wellsprings: A Natural History of Bottled Spring Waters.

Chapelle, Francis H.

It begins in the mists of prehistory, continues through Ancient Egypt and Rome, moves to E...

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Picture of Birdmen, Batmen, and Skyflyers: Wingsuits and the Pioneers Who Flew in Them, Fell in Them, and Perfected Them.

Birdmen, Batmen, and Skyflyers: Wingsuits and the Pioneers Who Flew in Them, Fell in Them, and Perfected Them.

Abrams, Michael.

A thrilling, touching and funny account of the men and women who strapped wings to their b...

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Picture of The 51 Day War: Resistance and Ruin in Gaza.

The 51 Day War: Resistance and Ruin in Gaza.

Blumenthal, Max.

It began in July, 2014, with the Israeli launch of air and ground attacks on Gaza. This is...

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Picture of The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill.

The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill.

Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson.

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Picture of The Arab Rediscovery of Europe: A Study in Cultural Encounters.

The Arab Rediscovery of Europe: A Study in Cultural Encounters.

Abu-Lughod, Ibrahim.

Originally written over 60 years ago it 'is both a brilliant artifact of its era and a wor...

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Picture of The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives.

The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives.

Achcar, Gilbert.

Provides a well-informed voice of moderation as he analyses the attitudes and responses in...

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Picture of Margot Asquith's Great War Diary 1914-1916: The View from Downing Street.

Margot Asquith's Great War Diary 1914-1916: The View from Downing Street.

Brock, Michael and Brock, Eleanor.

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Picture of The Seeds of Fiction: Graham Greene's Adventures in Haiti and Central America 1954-1983.

The Seeds of Fiction: Graham Greene's Adventures in Haiti and Central America 1954-1983.

Diederich, Bernard.

The author was a correspondent for Time

magazine and a trusted friend of Greene's. H...

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Picture of The Nose: A Profile of Sex, Beauty, and Survival.

The Nose: A Profile of Sex, Beauty, and Survival.

Glaser, Gabrielle.

'The nose,' said Rabbi Perlman, 'is never just a nose.' Glaser agrees as she sets forth on...

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Picture of Colour of Paradise: The Emerald in the Age of Gunpowder Empires.

Colour of Paradise: The Emerald in the Age of Gunpowder Empires.

Lane, Kris.

For all Muslims the emerald’s green colour is the colour of Paradise, reserved for the pro...

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Picture of On Foot: A History of Walking.

On Foot: A History of Walking.

Amato, Joseph A.

Until recent times, humans have walked as their primary method of locomotion. The author t...

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Picture of The Companion to Local History.

The Companion to Local History.

Friar, Stephen.

An A-Z of many of the terms encountered in local history research including architecture, ...

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Picture of Durham Executions: The Twentieth Century.

Durham Executions: The Twentieth Century.

Anderson, Maureen.

Fifty-five men were hanged at Durham in the 20th century, the last in 1958. They were witn...

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Picture of The Making of Modern Britain.

The Making of Modern Britain.

Marr, Andrew.

The period covered is from the death of Queen Victoria to the end of the Second World War....

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Picture of The Rival Queens: Catherine de' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the Betrayal That Ignited a Kingdom.

The Rival Queens: Catherine de' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the Betrayal That Ignited a Kingdom.

Goldstone, Nancy.

A wonderful biography that ‘…leads readers through this labyrinth with a sure and steady h...

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Picture of Reagan and Pinochet: The Struggle Over U.S. Policy Toward Chile.

Reagan and Pinochet: The Struggle Over U.S. Policy Toward Chile.

Morley, Morris H. and McGillion, Chris.

Based on new primary and archival materials, as well as on original interviews with former...

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Picture of Storing and Preserving Garden Produce For Dummies.

Storing and Preserving Garden Produce For Dummies.

Riggs, Pammy.

With the help of this guide you will be able to fill your kitchen cupboards with your own ...

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Picture of Vietnam: An Epic History of a Divisive War 1945-1975.

Vietnam: An Epic History of a Divisive War 1945-1975.

Hastings, Sir Max.

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Picture of Australians at Home: World War I.

Australians at Home: World War I.

McKernan, Michael.

First published in 1980, this was the first book to study the Australian home front in dep...

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Picture of George Washington's War in Caricature and Print.

George Washington's War in Caricature and Print.

Baker, Kenneth.

Many of these images have not been published before. They 'provide a vivid and memorable r...

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Picture of Understanding Contemporary Ireland: Mapping Change into the Twenty-first Century.

Understanding Contemporary Ireland: Mapping Change into the Twenty-first Century.

Bartley, Brendan and Kitchin, Rob.

An examination of Ireland in the 21st century that documents the great changes that have t...

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Picture of The History of the World According to Facebook, Revised Edition.

The History of the World According to Facebook, Revised Edition.

Overstreet, Wylie.

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