History

Picture of The Criminal Conversation of Mrs. Norton.

The Criminal Conversation of Mrs. Norton.

Atkinson, Diane.

Caroline Norton, born 1808, was a society beauty, poet and pamphleteer. She had many male ...

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Picture of Target: Italy: The Secret War Against Mussolini 1940-1943: The Official History of SOE Operations in Fascist Italy.

Target: Italy: The Secret War Against Mussolini 1940-1943: The Official History of SOE Operations in Fascist Italy.

Bailey, Roderick.

An authoritative study of the efforts of Britain's Special Operations Executive to forment...

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The Cold War.

Hopkins, Michael F.

Highlights the impact of the conflict of the culture of the times, bringing home the reali...

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Politicians and Virtuosi: Essays in Early Modern History.

Koenigsberger, H.G.

In the 17th and 18th centuries the term virtuoso

meant not only a highly skilful mus...

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Picture of The Conquest of the Ocean: The Illustrated History of Seafaring.

The Conquest of the Ocean: The Illustrated History of Seafaring.

Lavery, Brian.

The sea has had a hugh effect on our history. It has 'challenged, rewarded and punished it...

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Picture of Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship and Betrayal.

Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship and Betrayal.

Bilton, Nick.

Takes us behind the scenes to tell the story of the birth of Twitter. As it grew, the four...

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Berlin: Imagine a City.

MacLean, Rory.

A wonderful history of the German city told through the people that lived it. Through five...

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Picture of The Suffragettes: The Fight for Votes for Women.

The Suffragettes: The Fight for Votes for Women.

Marlow, Joyce.

Throughout the western world the suffrage struggle was long and bitter. In this anthology ...

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The Borgias.

Hibbert, Christopher.

An erudite and witty account of the family whose corruption, nepotism and greed were notor...

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Picture of Elizabeth I: Renaissance Prince: A Biography.

Elizabeth I: Renaissance Prince: A Biography.

Hilton, Lisa.

A fresh interpretation of Elizabeth I as a monarch who saw herself primarily as a Renaissa...

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Englanders and Huns.

Hawes, James.

Here is a completely fresh look at the enmity between Britain and Germany that all but des...

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Alchemy and Alchemists.

Martin, Sean.

Alchemy was the ancient forerunner of chemistry, much concerned with the transmutation of ...

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'If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die': How Genocide Was Stopped in East Timor.

Robinson, Geoffrey.

An authoritative and gripping account of the violence perpetrated by the Indonesian armed ...

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The Favourite.

Lyons, Mathew.

The story of Sir Walter Ralegh and his relationship with Queen Elizabeth I is one of passi...

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Picture of Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler.

Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler.

Von Boeselager, Philipp.

In July 1944 a group of German officers attempted to kill Hitler. The plan failed. The off...

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Picture of Ghost on the Throne: The Death of Alexander the Great and the War for Crown and Empire.

Ghost on the Throne: The Death of Alexander the Great and the War for Crown and Empire.

Romm, James.

Alexander united his empire and his army 'by the titanic force of his will.' After his dea...

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A History of the Vietnamese.

Taylor, K. W.

Addresses a wide range of topics from the earliest times to the present day - including la...

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Picture of Imprint and Trace: Handwriting in the Age of Technology.

Imprint and Trace: Handwriting in the Age of Technology.

Neef, Sonja.

Prof. Neef is a cultural analyst and media historian. She examines the historical resilien...

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Picture of The Creation of Anne Boleyn: In Search of the Tudors' Most Notorious Queen.

The Creation of Anne Boleyn: In Search of the Tudors' Most Notorious Queen.

Bordo, Susan.

Provides us with not only an enticing biography and cultural history of her life but also ...

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Picture of Letters from an Airfield: The True Story of a GI Bride of the Mighty Eighth.

Letters from an Airfield: The True Story of a GI Bride of the Mighty Eighth.

Rosenthal, Jack.

You'll love this piece of social history. When the GIs came to England 'it was as if they'...

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Picture of Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion.

Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion.

Somerset, Anne.

She was 37 when she ascended the throne in 1702 . She was Britain’s last Stuart monarch. S...

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Elizabethan Society.

Wilson, Derek.

Interweaves the personal histories of different people - eg the Parliamentarian, men of re...

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Picture of Hunting the Hunters: At War with the Whalers.

Hunting the Hunters: At War with the Whalers.

de Groot, Laurens.

An action packed narrative about crusading against Japan's whaling fleet, which kills over...

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Picture of Journey Through an Ancient Land: Egypt of the Pharaohs.

Journey Through an Ancient Land: Egypt of the Pharaohs.

Fagan, Brian.

More than the story of Egypt’s legendary figures, milestone events and colossal achievemen...

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