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1 Hanns and Rudolf: The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz (Paperback)

by Thomas Harding

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 01/05/2014

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Hanns Alexander was the son of a prosperous German family who fled Berlin for London in the 1930s. Rudolf Hoss was a farmer and soldier who became... Read more

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2 Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar (Paperback)

by Simon Sebag Montefiore

Format: Paperback 720 pages
Published: 10/07/2014

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3 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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4 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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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 Hitler (Paperback)

by Ian Kershaw

Format: Paperback 1072 pages
Published: 25/02/2010

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Tells the story of how a bitter, failed art student from an obscure corner of Austria rose to unparalleled power, destroying the lives of millions... Read more

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7 Young Stalin (Paperback)

by Simon Sebag Montefiore

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 01/05/2008

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Vital prequel to the internationally best-selling biography STALIN: COURT OF THE RED TSAR Read more

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8 Some Girls, Some Hats and Hitler: A True Story (Paperback)

by Trudi Kanter

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 12/04/2012

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Vienna, 1938: Trudi Miller, young, beautiful and chic, designs hats for the smartest women in the city. She is falling in love with Walter, a... Read more

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9 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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10 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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