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1 Napoleon the Great (Hardback)

by Andrew Roberts

Format: Hardback 976 pages
Published: 02/10/2014

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It has become all too common for Napoleon Bonaparte's biographers to approach him as a figure to be reviled, bent on world domination,... Read more

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2 Joan of Arc (Hardback)

by Helen Castor

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 02/10/2014

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Brings us afresh a gripping life of Joan of Arc. Instead of the icon, the author gives us a living, breathing young woman; a roaring girl fighting... Read more

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3 Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation and SOE in Crete (Hardback)

by Patrick Leigh Fermor

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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4 Augustus: From Revolutionary to Emperor (Hardback)

by Adrian Goldsworthy

Format: Hardback 608 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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5 Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power 1799-1815 (Paperback)

by Philip Dwyer

Format: Paperback 816 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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6 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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7 Gnarr: How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World (Hardback)

by Jon Gnarr

Format: Hardback 182 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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8 Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928 Vol. I (Hardback)

by Stephen Kotkin

Format: Hardback 976 pages
Published: 23/10/2014

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In January 1928 Stalin, the ruler of the largest country in the world, boarded a train bound for Siberia where he would embark upon the greatest... Read more

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9 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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10 Mona Lisa: A Life Discovered (Hardback)

by Dianne Hales

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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Everybody knows her smile, but no one knows her story: Meet the woman who became the most famous artistic subjects of all time - Mona Lisa. Read more

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