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Picture of White Shotgun: The Sicilian Mafia in Their Own Words.

White Shotgun: The Sicilian Mafia in Their Own Words.

Bolzoni, Attilio.

The author is a journalist who has reported on the shadowy world of the Cosa Nostra for 30...

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The Hunt for Blackbeard: The World's Most Notorious Pirate.

Cabell, Craig et al.

Edward Teach - 'Blackbeard' - is one of the legends of the so-called 'golden age of piracy...

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Picture of Flaws in the Ice: In Search of Douglas Mawson.

Flaws in the Ice: In Search of Douglas Mawson.

Day, David.

A controversial account that lays the blame for the failures of Mawson’s 1911 Antarctic Ex...

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God And The Fascists.

Deschner, Karlheinz.

The editor states that after fifty years this edition has been reprinted because the circu...

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Picture of Egyptian Magic: A History of Ancient Egyptian Magical Practices Including Amulets, Names, Spells, Enchantments, Figures, Formulae, Supernatural Ceremonies, and Words of Power.

Egyptian Magic: A History of Ancient Egyptian Magical Practices Including Amulets, Names, Spells, Enchantments, Figures, Formulae, Supernatural Ceremonies, and Words of Power.

Budge, E. A. Wallis.

A facsimile reprint of the 1899 publication which won such acclaim for Sir E.A. Wallis Bud...

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The Quest for Mental Health: A Tale of Science, Medicine, Scandal, Sorrow, and Mass Society.

Dowbiggin, Ian.

This is the story of one of the most far-reaching human endeavors in history: the quest fo...

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A History of Canberra.

Brown, Nicholas.

It was designed as an ‘ideal city’, and emblem of the nation. But Canberra’s evolution was...

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Picture of Brothers: On His Brothers and Brothers in History.

Brothers: On His Brothers and Brothers in History.

Colt, George Howe.

George Howe Colt is the second of four brothers, Harry, George, Ned, and Mark. Here he use...

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Picture of When Hollywood Was Right: How Movie Stars, Studio Moguls, and Big Business Remade American Politics.

When Hollywood Was Right: How Movie Stars, Studio Moguls, and Big Business Remade American Politics.

Critchlow, Donald T.

Hollywood was not always a bastion of liberalism. Following World War II, an informal alli...

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Picture of Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South.

Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South.

Dickey, Christopher.

Tells the story of Robert Bunch, the British government's consul in Charleston in the year...

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21st Century Courage: Stirring Stories of Modern British Heroes.

Felton, Mark.

All the cases cited here have been awarded gallantry medals by the British government sinc...

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Picture of Women of the World: The Rise of the Female Diplomat.

Women of the World: The Rise of the Female Diplomat.

McCarthy, Helen.

This fascinating, award-winning book affords a well-researched glimpse into the very mascu...

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Picture of McKie's Gazetteer: A Local History of Britain.

McKie's Gazetteer: A Local History of Britain.

McKie, David.

Takes the reader on a journey through the hidden history of Great Britain. 'There is no ne...

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Picture of Between Man And Beast: An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure that Took the Victorian World by Storm.

Between Man And Beast: An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure that Took the Victorian World by Storm.

Reel, Monte.

Reel examines how the seemingly disparate areas of biology, geography, religion and race a...

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Picture of December 1941: 31 Days That Changed America and Saved the World.

December 1941: 31 Days That Changed America and Saved the World.

Shirley, Craig.

When the Japanese bombed the American naval base in Pearl Harbour that country entered the...

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Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year.

Smiley, Tavis and Ritz, David.

Offers revealing insights into Dr. King’s last year. Smiley has re-interviewed family memb...

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Picture of Enemies of the State: The Cato Street Conspiracy.

Enemies of the State: The Cato Street Conspiracy.

Trow, M. J.

Provides a full reconstruction of this notorious but neglected episode in British history,...

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Picture of Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades: The Civil War in the Words of Those Who Lived It.

Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades: The Civil War in the Words of Those Who Lived It.

Ural, Susannah J.

For four years American families on both sides of the Mason-Dixon Line were forced to endu...

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Picture of The Victor's Crown: How the Birth of the Olympics and the Rise of the Roman Games Changed Sport for Ever.

The Victor's Crown: How the Birth of the Olympics and the Rise of the Roman Games Changed Sport for Ever.

Potter, David.

The culture and politics of the Ancient world was saturated with sport. Competitive sport ...

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Picture of RAF at Home: The History of RAF Air Displays from 1920.

RAF at Home: The History of RAF Air Displays from 1920.

Watson, Ian Smith.

In 1920 the first of the famous Hendon Air Pageants was staged by the still fledgling Roya...

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Picture of Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image.

Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image.

Zeitz, Joshua.

Everyone knows Abraham Lincoln, in part because of the diligent work done by his two secre...

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Picture of Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire.

Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire.

Walton, Calder.

Walton, summarises previously undisclosed intelligence files related to Britain's retreat ...

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Picture of The Emperor's Shadow: Bonaparte, Betsy and the Balcombes.

The Emperor's Shadow: Bonaparte, Betsy and the Balcombes.

Whitehead, Anne.

After Napoleon was defeated at the Battle of Waterloo, he was sent into exile on St Helena...

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DNA Investigations: Murder and Serious Crime Investigations through DNA and Modern Forensics.

Wade, Stephen.

Since 1986 there have been several major cases in which long-standing murders and rapes h...

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