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Picture of Wellsprings: A Natural History of Bottled Spring Waters.

Wellsprings: A Natural History of Bottled Spring Waters.

Chapelle, Francis H.

It begins in the mists of prehistory, continues through Ancient Egypt and Rome, moves to E...

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Picture of Birdmen, Batmen, and Skyflyers: Wingsuits and the Pioneers Who Flew in Them, Fell in Them, and Perfected Them.

Birdmen, Batmen, and Skyflyers: Wingsuits and the Pioneers Who Flew in Them, Fell in Them, and Perfected Them.

Abrams, Michael.

A thrilling, touching and funny account of the men and women who strapped wings to their b...

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Picture of The Arab Rediscovery of Europe: A Study in Cultural Encounters.

The Arab Rediscovery of Europe: A Study in Cultural Encounters.

Abu-Lughod, Ibrahim.

Originally written over 60 years ago it 'is both a brilliant artifact of its era and a wor...

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Picture of The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives.

The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives.

Achcar, Gilbert.

Provides a well-informed voice of moderation as he analyses the attitudes and responses in...

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Picture of On Foot: A History of Walking.

On Foot: A History of Walking.

Amato, Joseph A.

Until recent times, humans have walked as their primary method of locomotion. The author t...

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Picture of Durham Executions: The Twentieth Century.

Durham Executions: The Twentieth Century.

Anderson, Maureen.

Fifty-five men were hanged at Durham in the 20th century, the last in 1958. They were witn...

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Picture of The Making of Modern Britain.

The Making of Modern Britain.

Marr, Andrew.

The period covered is from the death of Queen Victoria to the end of the Second World War....

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Picture of Tales from Spandau: Nazi Criminals and the Cold War.

Tales from Spandau: Nazi Criminals and the Cold War.

Goda, Norman J. W.

Seven of Adolf Hitler's closest associates - Rudolf Hess, Albert Speer, Karl Donitz, Erich...

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Picture of George Washington's War in Caricature and Print.

George Washington's War in Caricature and Print.

Baker, Kenneth.

Many of these images have not been published before. They 'provide a vivid and memorable r...

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Picture of Understanding Contemporary Ireland: Mapping Change into the Twenty-first Century.

Understanding Contemporary Ireland: Mapping Change into the Twenty-first Century.

Bartley, Brendan and Kitchin, Rob.

An examination of Ireland in the 21st century that documents the great changes that have t...

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Picture of Tears in the Darkness.

Tears in the Darkness.

Norman, Michael and Elizabeth M.

Ben Steele was a young American artist who ended up on the Bataan death march and endured ...

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Picture of An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain: or 60 Years of Making the Same Stupid Mistakes as Always.

An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain: or 60 Years of Making the Same Stupid Mistakes as Always.

O'Farrell, John.

The story begins with the end of WWII with Britain bankrupt and massively in debt, and end...

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Picture of The Nazi, the Painter and the Forgotten Story of the SS Road.

The Nazi, the Painter and the Forgotten Story of the SS Road.

Bennett, G.H.

In 2006 a canister of film was discovered by chance in a Devonshire Church. In grainy b/w ...

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Picture of Voices Against War: A Century of Protest.

Voices Against War: A Century of Protest.

Smith, Lyn.

Based on around 200 personal testimonies from the Imperial War Museum Collections, this te...

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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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Picture of Hope and Glory: Epic Stories of Empire and Commonwealth.

Hope and Glory: Epic Stories of Empire and Commonwealth.

Blackburn, Melissa et al.

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Picture of The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War.

The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War.

Stashower, Daniel.

In February of 1861, just days before he became President, Lincoln travelled by train from...

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Picture of Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Blot, Jean-Yves.

The expert colour photos and illustrations are fascinating, showing ancient Greek statues,...

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Picture of Making Waves: The Origins and Future of Greenpeace.

Making Waves: The Origins and Future of Greenpeace.

Bohlen, Jim.

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Picture of The Iron Whim: A Fragmented History of Typewriting.

The Iron Whim: A Fragmented History of Typewriting.

Wershler-Henry, Darren.

The typewriter may be dead, but its ghosts still haunt us as we lament a method of communi...

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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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Picture of Queen Victoria's Stalker: The Strange Story of the Boy Jones.

Queen Victoria's Stalker: The Strange Story of the Boy Jones.

Bondeson, Jan.

In her youth, after he coronation, Queen Victoria was pursued by a weird teenager, Edward ...

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Picture of The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War.

The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War.

Bradley, James.

He provides a startling new look at events that occurred when, in 1905, President 'Teddy' ...

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Picture of Fox Tossing: And Other Forgotten and Dangerous Sports, Pastimes, and Games.

Fox Tossing: And Other Forgotten and Dangerous Sports, Pastimes, and Games.

Brooke-Hitching, Edward.

The inspiration for this work started with an image of eighteenth century Germans catapult...

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