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1 To Fight Alongside Friends: The First World War Diaries of Charlie May (Hardback)

by Gerry Harrison, David Crane

Format: Hardback 304 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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The First World War Diaries of Manchester Pals Captain Charlie May - written and kept in secret and published now for the first time. A born... Read more

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2 Dad's War (Hardback)

by Chris Tarrant

Format: Hardback 320 pages
Published: 22/05/2014

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Chris Tarrant and his father Basil were very close, they played sport together, watched sport together and shared the same sense of humour. Chris... Read more

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3 Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking (Paperback)

by Anya Von Bremzen

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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Born in a surreal Moscow communal apartment where eighteen families shared one kitchen, the author grew up singing odes to Lenin, black-marketeering... Read more

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4 Island Summers: Memories of a Norwegian Childhood (Paperback)

by Tilly Culme-Seymour

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 17/07/2014

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The enchanting true story of three generations of women, and the tiny Norwegian island that became part of their lives. Read more

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5 Military Dispatches (Paperback)

by Arthur Wellesley,Duke of Wellington

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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The Duke of Wellington was not only an incomparable battle commander but a remarkably expressive, fluent and powerful writer. His dispatches have... Read more

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6 Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France (Paperback)

by Nicholas Shakespeare

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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For Priscilla, pre-war Paris was an exciting carousel of suitors, soirees and heartbreak, and eventually a lavish wedding to a French aristocrat.... Read more

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7 Josephine: Desire, Ambition, Napoleon (Paperback)

by Kate Williams

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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Abandoned in Paris by her aristocratic husband, Josephine's future did not look promising. But while her friends and contemporaries were sent to... Read more

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8 Noble Endeavours: The Life of Two Countries, England and Germany, in Many Stories (Paperback)

by Miranda Seymour

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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The life of two countries, England and Germany, in many stories. Read more

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9 Angela Merkel: The Authorized Biography (Paperback)

by Stefan Kornelius, Anthea Bell, Christopher Moncrieff

Format: Paperback 300 pages
Published: 15/06/2014

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This authorized biography sheds light on the person behind the politician. As well as explaining how Angela Merkel's world view was shaped and... Read more

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10 Warsaw Boy: A Memoir of a Wartime Childhood (Hardback)

by Andrew Borowiec

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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Poland suffered terribly under the Nazis. By the end of the war six million had been killed: some were innocent civilians - half of them were Jews -... Read more

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