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1 If This is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck: Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women (Hardback)

by Sarah Helm

Format: Hardback 768 pages
Published: 15/01/2015

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The compelling story of the only concentration camp for women by the acclaimed author of A Life in Secrets. Read more

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2 The English and Their History: The First Thirteen Centuries (Hardback)

by Robert Tombs

Format: Hardback 1024 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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If a nation is a group of people with a sense of kinship, a political identity and representative institutions, then the English have a claim to be... Read more

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3 The Celtic Myths: A Guide to the Ancient Gods and Legends (Hardback)

by Miranda Aldhouse-Green

Format: Hardback 208 pages
Published: 02/02/2015

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As well as vividly exploring the tales, the author brings her expertise in the archaeology of the Iron Age and particularly shamanism to bear on the... Read more

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4 Nye: The Political Life of Aneurin Bevan (Hardback)

by Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 30/10/2014

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Aneurin - Nye - Bevan was one of the pivotal Labour figures of the post-war era. As Minister for Health in Attlee's government, his role in... Read more

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5 Original Spin: Downing Street and the Press in Victorian Britain (Hardback)

by Paul Brighton

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 28/02/2015

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Is political spin really a new phenomenon or have politicians been manipulating the press for as long as newspapers have existed? This book shows... Read more

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6 The Good War: Why We Couldn't Win the War or the Peace in Afghanistan (Hardback)

by Jack Fairweather

Format: Hardback 512 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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In its earliest days, the American-led war in Afghanistan appeared to be a triumph - a 'good war' in comparison to the debacle in Iraq. It... Read more

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7 Snow and Steel: Battle of the Bulge 1944-45 (Hardback)

by Peter Caddick-Adams

Format: Hardback 928 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Offers a reassessment of Hitler's last great throw of the dice: 'The Battle of the Bulge', the battle for the Ardennes 16 December 1944... Read more

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8 The Greatest Knight: The Remarkable Life of William Marshal, the Power Behind Five English Thrones (Hardback)

by Thomas Asbridge

Format: Hardback 464 pages
Published: 15/01/2015

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An exploration into medieval knighthood told through the life of William Marshal, the most famous and influential knight of the Middle Ages Read more

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9 Magna Carta: The Making and Legacy of the Great Charter (Hardback)

by Dan Jones

Format: Hardback 144 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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A beautifully produced account of the signing, impact and legacy of Magna Carta, a document that became one the most influential statements in the... Read more

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10 The Edge of the World: How the North Sea Made Us Who We are (Hardback)

by Michael Pye

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Tells a story of saints and spies, of fishermen and pirates, traders and marauders - and of how their wild and daring journeys across the North Sea... Read more

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