History

Picture of Classic Aircraft.

Classic Aircraft.

Havers, John and Richard.

A timeline of aviation spanning a little over a hundred years from 1906 until the present ...

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Picture of The Tudor Tutor: Your Cheeky Guide to the Dynasty.

The Tudor Tutor: Your Cheeky Guide to the Dynasty.

Alexander, Barb.

What a fun way to learn history, it doesn’t have to be dry and boring after all! This irre...

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Picture of Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence.

Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence.

Armstrong, Karen.

Many historians have looked at violence related to particular religions - Christianity’s C...

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Picture of Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction.

Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction.

Bahn, Paul.

This highlights the importance of the archaeologists’ efforts to understand the past, and ...

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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 This Seat of Mars: War and the British Isles, 1485-1746.

This Seat of Mars: War and the British Isles, 1485-1746.

Carlton, Charles.

Carlton draws evidence from a vast range of sources as he attempts to provide a balanced o...

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Picture of Cheek by Jowl: A History of Neighbours.

Cheek by Jowl: A History of Neighbours.

Cockayne, Emily.

A fascinating and well-researched work of social history, written with humour and an eye f...

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Picture of Penguins, Pineapples and Pangolins: First Encounters with the Exotic.

Penguins, Pineapples and Pangolins: First Encounters with the Exotic.

Cock-Starkey, Claire.

An entertaining read that delves into historical accounts, journals, diaries and ship's lo...

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Picture of Fighting Fit: The Wartime Battle for Britain's Health.

Fighting Fit: The Wartime Battle for Britain's Health.

Dawes, Laura.

The story of rather a miraculous victory on the home front against the ancient foes of bac...

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Picture of Rare and Curious: The Secret History of Governor Macquarie's Collector's Chest.

Rare and Curious: The Secret History of Governor Macquarie's Collector's Chest.

Ellis, Elizabeth.

Around 1818 a wooden cabinet was built in Australia for Governor Macquarie, who filled it ...

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Picture of The Rivals: Montrose and Argyll and the Struggle for Scotland.

The Rivals: Montrose and Argyll and the Struggle for Scotland.

Fraser, Murdo.

Provides vivid insights into two very different men – the Marquis of Montrose, a bold, bra...

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Picture of One Bloody Thing After Another: The World's Gruesome History.

One Bloody Thing After Another: The World's Gruesome History.

Field, Jacob F.

A no-holds-barred account of human suffering, it takes you on a tour through the gory side...

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Nothing For Tears.

Horstmann, Lali.

Lali Horstmann's account of the last months of the war under the desperate and demoralised...

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Picture of God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science.

God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science.

Hannam, James.

Hannam is a lively guide through centuries of scientific development. The medieval period ...

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Picture of The Trials of the King of Hampshire: Madness, Secrecy and Betrayal in Georgian England.

The Trials of the King of Hampshire: Madness, Secrecy and Betrayal in Georgian England.

Foyster, Elizabeth.

The extremely wealthy third Earl of Portsmouth, was certainly eccentric, but most people t...

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Picture of The Empire of Necessity: The Untold History of a Slave Rebellion in the Age of Liberty.

The Empire of Necessity: The Untold History of a Slave Rebellion in the Age of Liberty.

Grandin, Greg.

In 1805 Captain Amasa Delano gave provisions and water to a ship in distress. He did not r...

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Picture of British Battles of the Crimean Wars 1854-1856: Alma, Inkerman, Sevastopol, Battle of The Balaclava - the Charge of the Light Brigade: Despatches from the Front: The Commanding Officers' Reports From the Field and At Sea.

British Battles of the Crimean Wars 1854-1856: Alma, Inkerman, Sevastopol, Battle of The Balaclava - the Charge of the Light Brigade: Despatches from the Front: The Commanding Officers' Reports From the Field and At Sea.

Grehan, john and Mace, Martin (eds.).

The relative performance of the two branches of Britain’s armed forces is reflected in the...

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Picture of Living with Fire: People, Nature and History in Steels Creek.

Living with Fire: People, Nature and History in Steels Creek.

Hansen, Christine and Griffiths, Tom.

Steels Creek is a small community in the Yarra Valley of Victoria. In the Back Saturday f...

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Picture of Classic Ships.

Classic Ships.

Havers, Richard.

A chronicle of our nautical heritage over the last hundred years, it features everything f...

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Picture of War Report: BBC Dispatches from the Front Line, 1944-1945.

War Report: BBC Dispatches from the Front Line, 1944-1945.

Hawkins, Desmond (ed.).

'War Report', the landmark BBC radio program, was first broadcast after the nine o-clock n...

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Picture of Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century.

Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century.

Horne, Sir Alistair, Sir.

Sir Alistair has written a dramatic, colourful, and stylish history by revisiting six batt...

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Picture of Countrymen.

Countrymen.

Lidegaard, Bo.

An exciting and inspirational chronicle of how Denmark's Jews escaped the Nazis, it is als...

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Picture of Shakespeare's Restless World.

Shakespeare's Restless World.

MacGregor, Neil.

He provides us with a portrait of the era in twenty objects which offer wonderful insights...

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Picture of The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood: The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels and Became the King's Secret Agent.

The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood: The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels and Became the King's Secret Agent.

Hutchinson, Robert.

Colonel Thomas Blood was a mysterious and charismatic character whose many amazing exploit...

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