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1 If This is a Man/The Truce (Paperback)

by Primo Levi, Stuart Woolf

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 01/01/1988

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Primo Levi's classic memoir of The Camps. Read more

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2 The White Spider: The Classic Account of the Ascent of the Eiger (Paperback)

by Heinrich Harrer

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 17/01/2005

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A classic of mountaineering literature, this is the story of the harrowing first ascent of the North Face of the Eiger, the most legendary and... Read more

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3 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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4 The Pike: Gabriele D'Annunzio, Poet, Seducer and Preacher of War (Paperback)

by Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 29/08/2013

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WINNER OF THE 2013 SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION AND THE 2013 COSTA BOOK AWARDS BIOGRAPHY OF THE YEAR. The story of Gabriele... Read more

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5 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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6 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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7 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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8 Auschwitz: A Doctor's Eyewitness Account (Paperback)

by Miklos Nyiszli, Tibere Kremer, Richard Sevear

Format: Paperback 208 pages
Published: 25/10/2012

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When the Nazis invaded Hungary in 1944, they sent virtually the entire Jewish population to Auschwitz. A Hungarian Jew and a medical doctor, Dr... Read more

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9 Commandant of Auschwitz (Paperback)

by Rudolf Hoess

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 06/04/2000

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Rudolph Hoess was Commandant of Auschwitz during the war. He was taken prisoner by the British. Between his trial and his execution he was ordered... Read more

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10 Stalin: A Biography (Paperback)

by Robert Service

Format: Paperback 736 pages
Published: 16/04/2010

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The highly acclaimed biography of the terrifying and fascinating Russian leader, Stalin, written by one of our greatest contemporary historians of... Read more

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