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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 Young J. Edgar: Hoover, the Red Scare, and the Assault on Civil Liberties.

Young J. Edgar: Hoover, the Red Scare, and the Assault on Civil Liberties.

Ackerman, Kenneth D.

On June 2, 1919 bombs exploded simultaneously in nine American cities, and the country was...

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Picture of Uranium Wars: The Scientific Rivalry That Created the Nuclear Age.

Uranium Wars: The Scientific Rivalry That Created the Nuclear Age.

Aczel, Amir D.

Set against the darkening shadow of World War II this suspenseful account tells the story ...

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Picture of The Changing Thames.

The Changing Thames.

Eade, Brian.

A title in the 'Britain in old Photographs' series it is a fascinating comparison of photo...

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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 Defeating Lee: A History of the Second Corps Army of the Potomac.

Defeating Lee: A History of the Second Corps Army of the Potomac.

Kreiser, Lawrence A.

Civil War buffs are sure to welcome this absorbing history of the Second Corps which follo...

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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 'The Smell of the Continent': The British Discover Europe 1814-1914.

'The Smell of the Continent': The British Discover Europe 1814-1914.

Mullen, Richard and Munson, James.

In the summer of 1814, just a few short months after the abdication of Napoleon, tourism a...

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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...

$32.50 $9.95

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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 Masters of the Word: How Media Shaped History from the Alphabet to the Internet.

Masters of the Word: How Media Shaped History from the Alphabet to the Internet.

Bernstein, William J.

A history of writing, printing, and other forms of mass communication from ancient times t...

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Picture of House of Abraham: Lincoln and the Todds, a Family Divided By War.

House of Abraham: Lincoln and the Todds, a Family Divided By War.

Berry, Stephen.

Mary Todd Lincoln, (wife of Abraham Lincoln) was one of 14 children who were split in thei...

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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...

$28.95 $3.95

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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 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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