History

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...

$12.95

Add to cart
Picture of The War From Within: German Working-Class Women in the First World War.

The War From Within: German Working-Class Women in the First World War.

Daniel, Ute.

The author asks: How did women view the war and whom did they hold responsible for it? How...

$47.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Our Troubles with Food: Fears, Fads and Fallacies.

Our Troubles with Food: Fears, Fads and Fallacies.

Halliday, Stephen.

Halliday is a social historian who looks at our fascinating relationship with food and ana...

$55.00 $7.95

Add to cart
Picture of Dirty Deeds: Justice Prevails: True Crime Stories that Gripped Australia.

Dirty Deeds: Justice Prevails: True Crime Stories that Gripped Australia.

Anderson, Paul.

The author is the Herald & Weekly Times

chief court reporter and this is an inside a...

$29.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Creativity of Crete: City States and the Foundations of the Modern World.

The Creativity of Crete: City States and the Foundations of the Modern World.

Cross, Malcolm.

As well as being famous for the Minoan civilisation (which ended by 1200 BC) Crete pioneer...

$34.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Camelot's Court: Inside the Kennedy White House.

Camelot's Court: Inside the Kennedy White House.

Dallek, Robert.

Although JFK brought together a dynamic team of advisers noted for their brilliance and in...

$54.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Road Signs.

Road Signs.

Hands, Stuart.

There have been direction signs ever since man began to travel, and boundary signs have a ...

$12.95 $4.95

Add to cart
Picture of Paris Under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910.

Paris Under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910.

Jackson, Jeffrey H.

In 1910 torrential rainfall saturated the soil and faulty engineering soon helped drown Pa...

$49.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Pharaoh Triumphant: The Life and Times of Ramesses II, King of Egypt.

Pharaoh Triumphant: The Life and Times of Ramesses II, King of Egypt.

Kitchen, K.A.

Attempts to create a picture of the life of Ramesses II against a spectacular backcloth of...

$89.95 $24.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Shakespeare Thefts: In Search of the First Folios.

The Shakespeare Thefts: In Search of the First Folios.

Rasmussen, Eric.

An extremely enjoyable literary detective story. There are 232 known copies of the Shakesp...

$24.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Images of the Past: Holidays in Victorian England.

Images of the Past: Holidays in Victorian England.

Thorburn, Gordon.

Margaret B. was the daughter of a C of E minister, and the family took holidays and trips ...

$39.95 $7.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Double-Cross System: The Classic Account of World War II Spy-Masters.

The Double-Cross System: The Classic Account of World War II Spy-Masters.

Masterman, J.C.

This was written by the former Chairman of the Double-Cross Committee during WWII as an of...

$27.99 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Royal Westminster and St James's Through Time.

Royal Westminster and St James's Through Time.

Girling, Brian.

Takes a fresh look at famous heritage sites and their surroundings alongside modern compar...

$44.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Streetlife: The Untold History of Europe's Twentieth Century.

Streetlife: The Untold History of Europe's Twentieth Century.

Jerram, Leif.

The transformation of everyday life between the 1890s and 1970s touched every feature of t...

$39.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of World History Timeline: A Chronology of Aviation: A Day-by-Day History of a Century of Powered Flight.

World History Timeline: A Chronology of Aviation: A Day-by-Day History of a Century of Powered Flight.

Winchester, Jim.

Takes the reader from a steam-powered monoplane to the Zeppelin, and the 747 to the latest...

$49.95 $24.95

Add to cart
Picture of Masters of Command: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership.

Masters of Command: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership.

Strauss, Barry.

$1,000.00

Add to cart
Picture of Amsterdam: A History of the World's Most Liberal City.

Amsterdam: A History of the World's Most Liberal City.

Shorto, Russell.

Amsterdam is a great city. The author, who loves Amsterdam, and lives there, begins with t...

$45.00 $19.95

Add to cart
Picture of Royal Weddings Through Time.

Royal Weddings Through Time.

McCutcheon, Janette.

Takes us through the pomp and circumstance, the highlights and of course the dresses, from...

$39.95 $7.95

Add to cart
Picture of Renaissance Secrets: Recipes and Formulas.

Renaissance Secrets: Recipes and Formulas.

Wheeler, Jo and Temple, Katy.

Takes you inside the world of the Renaissance where the word 'secret' meant a recipe or fo...

$49.95 $19.95

Add to cart
Picture of Nights in the Big City: Paris, Berlin, London 1840-1930.

Nights in the Big City: Paris, Berlin, London 1840-1930.

Schlor, Joachim.

The lighting of cities by gas brought about the idea of 'night life'. Policemen and prosti...

$54.95 $16.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Suffragette Derby.

The Suffragette Derby.

Tanner, Michael.

Wednesday, 4th June 1913 was the most dramatic day in English Turf history. First, the mil...

$39.95 $7.95

Add to cart
Picture of Conquering the Sky: The Secret Flights of the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk.

Conquering the Sky: The Secret Flights of the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk.

Tise, Larry E.

Provides a thorough account of the Wright brothers 1908 experiments at Kitty Hawk, North C...

$49.95 $7.95

Add to cart