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1 Operation Mincemeat: The True Spy Story That Changed the Course of World War II (Paperback)

by Ben Macintyre

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 06/09/2010

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From the bestselling author of Agent Zigzag. The thrilling true story of the greatest and most successful wartime deception ever attempted A... Read more

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2 Homage to Catalonia (Paperback)

by George Orwell, Julian Symon, Peter Davison

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 30/03/2000

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Describes the hopes and cynical betrayals of the author's experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War. Read more

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3 Inside the Third Reich (Paperback)

by Albert Speer

Format: Paperback 832 pages
Published: 02/10/2003

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The classic account of Nazi Germany by Hitler's Armaments Minister and right-hand man. Read more

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4 Survivor: Auschwitz, the Death March and My Fight for Freedom (Paperback)

by Sam Pivnik

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 06/06/2013

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Now in his eighties, Sam Pivnik tells for the first time the story of his life, a true tale of survival against the most extraordinary odds. Read more

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5 Caesar: The Life of a Colossus (Paperback)

by Adrian Keith Goldsworthy

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 03/05/2007

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The story of one of the most brilliant, flamboyant and historically important men who ever lived. Read more

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6 Napoleon (Paperback)

by Alan Forrest

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 25/10/2012

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An engaging and myth-free biography of Napoleon. Read more

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7 Je t'aime a la Folie (Paperback)

by Michael Wright

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 09/06/2011

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Three years into his solo adventure in rural France, Michael Wright has everything he ever wanted: a ramshackle house, several manly power tools, a... Read more

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8 The New Shostakovich (Paperback)

by Ian MacDonald

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 06/07/2006

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Since the posthumous publication in 1979 of alleged memoirs by Shostakovich, the controversy about the composer and his music has escalated. This... Read more

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9 The Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance (Paperback)

by Paul Strathern

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 04/10/2007

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Tells the history of the modest family which rose to become one of the most powerful in Europe. This title explores the intensely dramatic rise and... Read more

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10 Eddy Merckx: The Cannibal (Paperback)

by Daniel Friebe

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 19/07/2012

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For 14 years between 1965 and 1978, Edouard Louis Joseph Merckx simply devoured his rivals, their hopes and their careers. His legacy resides as... Read more

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