History

Picture of The Great Pyramid: Ancient Egypt Revisited.

The Great Pyramid: Ancient Egypt Revisited.

Romer, John.

A refreshing and distinctive approach which describes exactly how the Great Pyramid was de...

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Picture of Framing A Legend: Exposing the Distorted History of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings.

Framing A Legend: Exposing the Distorted History of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings.

Holowchak, M. Andrew.

Professor Holowchak’s research shows that it is by no means certain that Jefferson had a s...

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Picture of The World's War.

The World's War.

Olusoga, David.

Explains how Europe's Great War became a multi-racial, multi-national struggle also fought...

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Picture of The Pirate Code: From Honorable Thieves to Modern-Day Villains.

The Pirate Code: From Honorable Thieves to Modern-Day Villains.

Lewis, Brenda Ralph.

A wide-ranging look at the reality of piracy from ancient times to the present, it begins ...

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Picture of Henry Hudson: Dreams And Obsession.

Henry Hudson: Dreams And Obsession.

Sandler, Corey.

The author traces the steps of the New World’s least understood explorer. Starting off in ...

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Picture of The Gestapo:The Myth and Reality of Hitler's Secret Police.

The Gestapo:The Myth and Reality of Hitler's Secret Police.

McDonough, Frank.

A fresh interpretation of Hitler’s notorious and effective police force using vivid and di...

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Picture of Graven with Diamonds: The Many Lives of Thomas Wyatt: Poet, Lover, Statesman, and Spy in the Court of Henry VIII.

Graven with Diamonds: The Many Lives of Thomas Wyatt: Poet, Lover, Statesman, and Spy in the Court of Henry VIII.

Shulman, Nicola.

Shulman gives us a narrative full of scheming courtiers, amorous women, slippery foreigner...

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Picture of 1924: The Year That Made Hitler.

1924: The Year That Made Hitler.

Range, Peter Ross.

It was the year he spent in prison after the failed Beer Hall Putsch. In a rather nice loo...

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Picture of Love, Tommy: Letters Home, from the Great War to the Present Day.

Love, Tommy: Letters Home, from the Great War to the Present Day.

Roberts, Andrew.

Every page of this book is savagely poignant. The subjects are those which have not altere...

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Picture of Chasing Gold: The Incredible Story of How the Nazis Stole Europe's Bullion.

Chasing Gold: The Incredible Story of How the Nazis Stole Europe's Bullion.

Taber, George M.

Taber reveals one of the darkest secrets of World War II in this fascinating account of ho...

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Picture of Red Nile: A Biography of the World's Greatest River.

Red Nile: A Biography of the World's Greatest River.

Twigger, Robert.

Written in an engaging conversational manner, this links thousands of years of human histo...

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Picture of Breeding Ground: Afghanistan and the Origins of Islamist Terrorism.

Breeding Ground: Afghanistan and the Origins of Islamist Terrorism.

Tripathi, Deepak.

The BBC journalist provides a clear-sighted telling of the Afghanistan story and shows how...

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Picture of Games We Play: History of J.W. Spear amd Sons.

Games We Play: History of J.W. Spear amd Sons.

Schwarz, Helmut and Faber, Marion.

Founded in Bavaria by Jacob Wolf Spear in 1879, 'Spear' grew to become a highly successful...

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Picture of The Wedding Feast War: The Final Tragedy of the Xhosa People.

The Wedding Feast War: The Final Tragedy of the Xhosa People.

Smith, Keith.

All wars are terrible, but this one was particularly tragic: it was the last of 9 wars fou...

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Picture of Ladder of Shadows: Reflecting on Medieval Vestige in Provence and Languedoc.

Ladder of Shadows: Reflecting on Medieval Vestige in Provence and Languedoc.

Sobin, Gustaf.

An interconnected meditation on the history of Provence, from the decline of the Roman Emp...

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Picture of Appointment Denied: The Inquisition of Bertrand Russell

Appointment Denied: The Inquisition of Bertrand Russell

Weidlich, Thom.

In 1940 the British scholar and philosopher, Bertrand Russell, was offered a position with...

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Picture of The Triumph of the Sea Gods: The War Against the Goddess Hidden in Homer's Tales.

The Triumph of the Sea Gods: The War Against the Goddess Hidden in Homer's Tales.

Sora, Steven.

If you thought that Homer's tales of the Trojan wars were historical events set in the Med...

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Picture of Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years.

Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years.

Standage, Tom.

Yes, Twitter and Facebook are recent creations. But the need for swift social communicatio...

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Picture of Hoax: Hitler's Diaries, Lincoln's Assassins, and Other Famous Frauds.

Hoax: Hitler's Diaries, Lincoln's Assassins, and Other Famous Frauds.

Steers, Edward.

He examines six well-known hoaxes illuminating their ability to fool the world, and discus...

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Picture of The Social Sex: A History of Female Friendship.

The Social Sex: A History of Female Friendship.

Yalom, Marilyn and Brown, Theresa Donovan.

Narrates the shifting attitudes to friendship and reveals how the concept of female friend...

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Picture of Bayonets and Scimitars: Arms, Armies and Mercenaries 1700 - 1789.

Bayonets and Scimitars: Arms, Armies and Mercenaries 1700 - 1789.

William, Urban.

This traces the evolution of war-making throughout the eighteenth century up to the French...

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Picture of The Sea King: The Life of James Iredell Waddell.

The Sea King: The Life of James Iredell Waddell.

McKay, Gary.

He commanded the Confederate commerce raider the Shenandoah

. Because he did not know...

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