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1 A Strange Business: Making Art and Money in Nineteenth-Century Britain (Hardback)

by James Hamilton

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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From the author of the acclaimed biography of Turner comes a major new work that explores the relationship between art and business in... Read more

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2 Fighting Ships 1850-1950 (Hardback)

by Sam Willis

Format: Hardback 224 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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A magnificent record of 100 years of naval history, from the Crimean War to World War II. Read more

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3 Finding Longitude: How Ships, Clocks and Stars Helped Solve the Longitude Problem (Hardback)

by Richard Dunn, National Maritime Museum, Rebekah Higgitt

Format: Hardback 256 pages
Published: 19/06/2014

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Official publication of the National Maritime Museum's exhibition "Ships, Clocks and Stars: The Quest for Longitude". Read more

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4 Floodlights and Touchlines: A History of Spectator Sport (Hardback)

by Rob Steen

Format: Hardback 544 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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The book covers the main themes, events and issues in the history of sport over the last 200 years. Written in an accessible style in short, themed... Read more

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5 The Empire of Necessity: The Untold History of a Slave Rebellion in the Age of Liberty (Hardback)

by Greg Grandin

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

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Discover the story of a real-life Captain Ahab of the slave trade, in a landmark book by one of today's most original and highly acclaimed... Read more

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6 Great War Britain: The First World War at Home (Hardback)

by Lucinda Gosling

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 02/06/2014

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