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1 The Contest of the Century: The New Era of Competition with China (Paperback)

by Geoff Dyer

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 12/02/2015

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China's rise has now entered a new phase, as it seeks to translate its considerable economic heft into a larger role on the world stage,... Read more

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2 American Sniper [Movie Tie-In Edition]: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History (Paperback)

by Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 01/01/2015

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3 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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4 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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5 A Visitor's Companion to Tudor England (Paperback)

by Suzannah Lipscomb

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 29/01/2015

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Reveals the hidden secrets of palaces, castles, theatres and abbeys to uncover the stories of Tudor England. This book reveals the history of the... Read more

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6 Englanders and Huns: The Culture-Clash Which Led to the First World War (Paperback)

by James Hawes

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 29/01/2015

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A gripping social, cultural and political history of how Britain and Germany, two nations with such close ties, ended up fighting World War One Read more

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7 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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8 This Boy (Paperback)

by Alan Johnson

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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Alan Johnson's childhood was not so much difficult as unusual, particularly for a man who was destined to become Home Secretary. This book tells... Read more

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9 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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10 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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