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Picture of Fighting on the Home Front: The Legacy of Women in World War One.

Fighting on the Home Front: The Legacy of Women in World War One.

Adie, Kate.

The First World War shattered individual lives, changed society, and altered the way we th...

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Picture of Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide.

Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide.

Bogosian, Eric.

The tragedy of the Armenian genocide would have never registered on my radar if not for a ...

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Picture of Lionheart: The True Story of England's Crusader King.

Lionheart: The True Story of England's Crusader King.

Boyd, Douglas.

Richard is known as the noble Christian warrior, brave, patriotic, and of course the nemes...

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Picture of The Battle of the Somme: The First and Second Phase.

The Battle of the Somme: The First and Second Phase.

Buchan, John.

More than any other battle of the First World War, the battle of the Somme remains as the ...

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Picture of Went the Day Well? Witnessing Waterloo.

Went the Day Well? Witnessing Waterloo.

Crane, David.

Contrasting the hours of Waterloo with the corresponding hours in Britain, the author offe...

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Picture of History's Greatest Hits: Famous Events We Should All Know More About.

History's Greatest Hits: Famous Events We Should All Know More About.

Cummins, Joseph.

The author recounts thirty-seven of the best-known episodes from the past. He analyzes the...

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Picture of Roman Britain.

Roman Britain.

Hovell, Gillian.

A fascinating little book, it narrates the 400-year reign of the Romans, uncovering the hi...

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Picture of Renaissance People: Lives that Shaped the Modern Age.

Renaissance People: Lives that Shaped the Modern Age.

Davis, Robert C. and Lindsmith, Beth.

Provides information about 94 people who represent the full spectrum of Renaissance cultur...

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Picture of Margot at War: Love and Betrayal in Downing Street, 1912-1916.

Margot at War: Love and Betrayal in Downing Street, 1912-1916.

De Courcy, Anne.

The author admits to an intense fascination with Margot Asquith - her originality, wit, ch...

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Picture of Bombsites and Lollipops: My 1950s East End Childhood.

Bombsites and Lollipops: My 1950s East End Childhood.

Hyams, Jacky.

A memoir of growing up in the East End of London, post-war to the Swinging Sixties. From f...

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Picture of Attila the Hun: Leadership, Strategy, Conflict..

Attila the Hun: Leadership, Strategy, Conflict..

Fields, Nic.

He is one of the iconic figures of history and his name is still used today to demonstrate...

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Picture of The Making of Home.

The Making of Home.

Flanders, Judith.

This tells of the evolution of the house and shows how the homes we live in today differ f...

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Picture of The Explorer's Eye: First-Hand Accounts of Adventure and Exploration.

The Explorer's Eye: First-Hand Accounts of Adventure and Exploration.

Fleming, Fergus and Merullo, Annabel and Palin, Michael.

In the eighteenth century, exploration entered a new phase: motivated by scientific inquir...

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Picture of Christopher Columbus, the Last Templar.

Christopher Columbus, the Last Templar.

Marino, Ruggero.

According to this, Pope Innocent VIII ( whose father was Jewish and grandmother a Muslim) ...

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Picture of In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam.

In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam.

McNamara, Robert and VanDeMark, Brian.

To the baby boomers who came of age during the Vietnam War, McNamara's actions at the time...

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Picture of Unforgettable Ancient Sites.

Unforgettable Ancient Sites.

Howard, Martin.

Fantastical cave paintings, Stonehenge and the Carnac stones, the Great Pyramid of Giza, A...

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Picture of Cities of Empire: The British Colonies and the Creation of the Urban World.

Cities of Empire: The British Colonies and the Creation of the Urban World.

Hunt, Tristram.

Through a chain of ten former colonial cities dotted across the globe, the author tells th...

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Picture of Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship.

Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship.

Kurson, Robert.

A thrilling adventure story about uncovering the ship that was once owned by Joseph Bannis...

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Picture of Prisoners, Lovers, and Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al-Qaeda.

Prisoners, Lovers, and Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al-Qaeda.

Macrakis, Kristie.

This lively history illuminates a little-known aspect of espionage and hidden communicatio...

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Picture of Brokers of Public Trust: Notaries in Early Modern Rome.

Brokers of Public Trust: Notaries in Early Modern Rome.

Nussdorfer, Laurie.

Examines the emergence of the profession of notary, originally free market scribes respons...

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Picture of A Brief History of Medicine from Hippocrates to Gene Therapy.

A Brief History of Medicine from Hippocrates to Gene Therapy.

Strathern, Paul.

He follows the development of medicine through the lives of its greatest practitioners who...

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Picture of Nicopolis Ad Istrum: A Late Roman and Early Byzantine City: The Finds and the Biological Remains.

Nicopolis Ad Istrum: A Late Roman and Early Byzantine City: The Finds and the Biological Remains.

Poulter, A. G. et al.

Nicopolis ad Istrum is one of the best-preserved ancient cities of the Roman Empire. It is...

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Picture of Rolls-Royce: The Magic of a Name: The First Forty Years of Britain's Most Prestigious Company.

Rolls-Royce: The Magic of a Name: The First Forty Years of Britain's Most Prestigious Company.

Pugh, Peter.

Britain’s most prestigious car manufacturer is Rolls-Royce. This tells the story of the fi...

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Picture of City of the Ram-Man: The Story of Ancient Mendes.

City of the Ram-Man: The Story of Ancient Mendes.

Redford, Donald B.

The ancient city of Mendes in Egypt has been excavated by Redford and his team for over 20...

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