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1 Great Britain's Great War (Paperback)

by Jeremy Paxman

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

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Life in Britain during the First World War was far stranger than many of us realize. The author tells the story of the war through the experience of... Read more

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2 The Junior Officers' Reading Club: Killing Time and Fighting Wars (Paperback)

by Patrick Hennessey

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 27/05/2010

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An account of all the horror, boredom and exhilaration of war. It tells the story of how a modern soldier is made, from the testosterone-heavy... Read more

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3 The Road to Wigan Pier (Paperback)

by George Orwell, Richard Hoggart, Peter Davison

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 24/02/2001

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Presents an account of the author's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the... Read more

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4 Smile For The Camera: The Double Life of Cyril Smith (Hardback)

by Simon Danczuk, Matthew Baker

Format: Hardback 320 pages
Published: 14/04/2014

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Smile for the Camera is the devastating expose of the man who was once Britain's favourite politician, now revealed as a serial child abuser. Read more

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5 The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 (Hardback)

by Selina Todd

Format: Hardback 464 pages
Published: 10/04/2014

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The twentieth century experienced by over 75% of Britons had little to do with the one we've been taught. The People tells OUR story for the... Read more

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6 The Making of the English Working Class (Paperback)

by E. P. Thompson

Format: Paperback 976 pages
Published: 03/10/2013

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Offers an account of working-class society in its formative years, 1780 to 1832. This English social history shows how the working class took part... Read more

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7 First into Action: A Dramatic Personal Account of Life Inside the SBS (Paperback)

by Duncan Falconer

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 05/07/2001

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Compulsive insider's account of life within the units who often prepare the ground for the SAS - the Special Boat Services, the SBS. The SBS... Read more

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8 British Politics For Dummies (Paperback)

by Julian Knight

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 19/02/2010

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So - you want to be knowledgeable about British politics but don't know where to start. The rich history, complex statistics and tricky... Read more

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9 You're Coming With Me Lad: Tales of a Yorkshire Bobby (Paperback)

by Mike Pannett

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 29/04/2010

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Delightful tales of rural life and crime set in the glorious Yorkshire countryside. You're Coming With Me Lad blends humour with real-life... Read more

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10 MI6: Life and Death in the British Secret Service (Paperback)

by Gordon Corera

Format: Paperback 496 pages
Published: 03/10/2012

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The secret history of MI6 - from the Cold War to the present day. Read more

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