History

Picture of Glory and B*llocks: The Truth Behind Ten Defining Events in British History.

Glory and B*llocks: The Truth Behind Ten Defining Events in British History.

Brown, Colin.

He investigates the truth behind these major events in British history, and questions whet...

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Picture of The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Coleman, David G.

He uses Kennedy's secret tapes to explore issues about the Cuban missile crisis, which was...

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Picture of The Day Kennedy Was Shot.

The Day Kennedy Was Shot.

Bishop, Jim.

As the day's events unfold, we have the haunting feeling of being there. He interviewed ov...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to British Battlefields.

A Brief Guide to British Battlefields.

Clark, David.

Covers battles fought between AD 84 (Mons Graupius) to Culloden in 1746. Each entry is sel...

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Picture of Great Battles.

Great Battles.

Jorgensen, Christer (ed.).

Great battles, they say, have great consequences. These battles are divided under three he...

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Picture of Agincourt: My Family, the Battle and the Fight for France.

Agincourt: My Family, the Battle and the Fight for France.

Fiennes, Ranulph.

Sir Ranulph casts new light on the battle of Agincourt, 600 years after it took place. He ...

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Picture of Bosnia's Million Bones: Solving the World's Greatest Forensic Puzzle.

Bosnia's Million Bones: Solving the World's Greatest Forensic Puzzle.

Jennings, Christian.

It was a vast operation to exhume mass graves and identify the remains of thousands of vic...

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Picture of The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance.

The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance.

Jones, Jonathan.

The insults flew thick and fast when the two greatest artists of the Renaissance were thro...

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Picture of Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship It Sank in WWII.

Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship It Sank in WWII.

Mair, Michael and Waldron, Joy.

Tells the stories of Japan's secret weapon, the Kaiten

. Even Japanese naval commande...

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Picture of 100 Headlines That Changed The World.

100 Headlines That Changed The World.

Maloney, James.

What a fascinating historical review, it includes tragedies, medical breakthroughs, heroic...

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Picture of The Ancient Olympics.

The Ancient Olympics.

Spivey, Nigel.

Brings to life the Greek Olympics as they really were: fierce contests between bitter riva...

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Picture of A Brief History of Australia.

A Brief History of Australia.

West, Barbara A. and Murphy, Frances T.

A chronological history which looks at cultural, economic and political trends over the ye...

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Picture of Cradle of Islam: The Hijaz and the Quest for Identity in Saudi Arabia.

Cradle of Islam: The Hijaz and the Quest for Identity in Saudi Arabia.

Yamani, Mai.

The Hijaz people, urban and cosmopolitan, were absorbed into the kingdom of Saudi Arabia i...

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Picture of Italy: An Illustrated History.

Italy: An Illustrated History.

Privitera, Joseph F.

A nice, compact little history which takes us from the Roman days to the twenty-first cent...

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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 Nagasaki:  The Massacre of the Innocent and Unknowing.

Nagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and Unknowing.

Collie, Craig.

Nagasaki was hit by an atomic bomb not long after one had been dropped on Hiroshima. This ...

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Picture of From Germany to Germany: Journal of the Year 1990.

From Germany to Germany: Journal of the Year 1990.

Grass, Gunter.

After the Berlin wall came down in 1989, and Communism collapsed, Grass thought he should ...

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Picture of The Kelly Gang Unmasked.

The Kelly Gang Unmasked.

Macfarlane, Ian.

Re-examines the story of the Kelly Gang and critically unravels the mythology created by p...

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Picture of Hitler's Holy Relics: A True Story of Nazi Plunder and the Race to Recover the Crown Jewels of the Holy Roman Empire.

Hitler's Holy Relics: A True Story of Nazi Plunder and the Race to Recover the Crown Jewels of the Holy Roman Empire.

Kirkpatrick, Sidney D.

Tells the riveting true story of the art historian tasked with recovering ancient artefact...

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Picture of Fanny and Stella: The Young Men Who Shocked Victorian England.

Fanny and Stella: The Young Men Who Shocked Victorian England.

McKenna, Neil.

Frederick Park and Ernest Boulton were two young men who liked to dress as women. This is ...

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Picture of Australian Volunteers at Work: 101 Stories.

Australian Volunteers at Work: 101 Stories.

Noble, Joy and Dick, Roger.

It conveys the full picture of volunteering in Australia - the diversity of volunteers, th...

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Picture of The Compact Timeline History of Ancient Egypt.

The Compact Timeline History of Ancient Egypt.

Ratnagar, Shereen.

As well as describing the lives of the pharaohs and other historical figures it explores t...

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Picture of Ancient Egypt on Five Deben a Day.

Ancient Egypt on Five Deben a Day.

Ryan, Donald P.

This is the

essential companion for the discerning time traveller, so strap on your ...

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Picture of Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family - A Test of Will and Faith in World War I.

Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family - A Test of Will and Faith in World War I.

Thomas, Louisa.

An unforgettable story of four brothers, each fighting for freedom in his own way. These b...

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