History

Picture of The Pope's Legion: The Multinational Fighting Force That Defended the Vatican.

The Pope's Legion: The Multinational Fighting Force That Defended the Vatican.

Coulombe, Charles A.

The Papal Zouaves were a group of men motivated by wanderlust, a sense of duty and the cal...

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Picture of The Rocket Man and Other Extraordinary Characters in the History of Flight.

The Rocket Man and Other Extraordinary Characters in the History of Flight.

Darling, David.

There were many true life adventurers who invented startling contraptions and who, in the ...

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Picture of Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem.

Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem.

Delaney, Carol.

This new and provocative interpretation of Christopher Columbus shows that his true motive...

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Picture of Hanged at Winchester.

Hanged at Winchester.

Fielding, Steve.

Winchester Prison in England has held some of the country's most infamous prisoners. Here ...

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Picture of Churchill's Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race.

Churchill's Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race.

Farmelo, Graham.

Great Britain's scientists were at the forefront of nuclear research at the beginning of W...

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Picture of Pistols at Dawn: A History of Duelling.

Pistols at Dawn: A History of Duelling.

Hopton, Richard.

Through numerous films and novels we think of duelling in a golden light - gentlemen defen...

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Picture of Remember the Alamo? American History in Bite-Sized Chunks.

Remember the Alamo? American History in Bite-Sized Chunks.

Rattle, Alison and Vale, Allison.

From Columbus's arrival on, this is the perfect refresher on American history, from pilgri...

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Picture of At the Kremlin Gates: A Historical Portrait of Moscow.

At the Kremlin Gates: A Historical Portrait of Moscow.

Skinner, Gerald R.

Looks at the city over time - offers an interpretation of its origins, and examines the in...

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Picture of A Brief History of Cleopatra.

A Brief History of Cleopatra.

Trow, M.J.

She was the last pharaoh of Egypt and has been portrayed as a great beauty, a goddess, and...

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Picture of Ancient Egypt as It Was: Exploring the City of Thebes in 1200 BC.

Ancient Egypt as It Was: Exploring the City of Thebes in 1200 BC.

Booth, Charlotte.

A modern day travel guide to ancient Thebes that focuses on a particular period in its his...

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Picture of Hiroshima Nagasaki.

Hiroshima Nagasaki.

Ham, Paul.

Uses diaries, contemporary accounts and official papers in his gripping account of the eve...

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Picture of The Quantum Exodus: Jewish Fugitives, the Atomic Bomb, and the Holocaust.

The Quantum Exodus: Jewish Fugitives, the Atomic Bomb, and the Holocaust.

Fraser, Gordon.

When the Nazis came to power in 1933 their aim was to refine German culture, so Jewish pro...

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