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1 Hidden St Andrews: Discover the Hidden History of One of Scotland's Oldest Towns (Hardback)

by Susan McMullan

Format: Hardback 96 pages
Published: 15/05/2014

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Known worldwide as the home of golf, St Andrews boasts iconic beaches, a picturesque castle and cathedral, and one of the last remaining city gates... Read more

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2 This Boy (Paperback)

by Alan Johnson

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

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The author's family lived in condemned housing, declared unfit for human habitation, in a cramped flat with no central heating, no electricity... Read more

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3 A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal (Hardback)

by Ben Macintyre

Format: Hardback 368 pages
Published: 03/03/2014

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4 Cruel Crossing: Escaping Hitler Across the Pyrenees (Paperback)

by Edward Stourton

Format: Paperback 496 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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The mountain paths are as treacherous as they are steep - the more so in the dark and in winter. Hundreds of those who climbed through the Pyrenees... Read more

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5 Roy Jenkins (Hardback)

by John Campbell

Format: Hardback 832 pages
Published: 27/03/2014

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Roy Jenkins was probably the best Prime Minister Britain never had. His career spans the half-century from Attlee to Tony Blair during which he... Read more

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6 Under Another Sky: Journeys in Roman Britain (Paperback)

by Charlotte Higgins

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 06/03/2014

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What does Roman Britain mean to us now? How were its physical remains rediscovered and made sense of? How has it been reimagined, in story and song... Read more

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7 Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures and Innovations (Paperback)

by Mary Beard

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 13/03/2014

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Explores our rich classical heritage - from Greek drama to Roman jokes, introducing some larger-than-life characters of history, such as Alexander... Read more

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8 Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain (Hardback)

by Philip Walling

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 03/04/2014

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9 The Northmen's Fury: A History of the Viking World (Hardback)

by Philip Parker

Format: Hardback 464 pages
Published: 27/02/2014

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Describes how and why a region at the edge of Europe came to dominate and to terrorise much of the rest of the continent for nearly three centuries... Read more

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10 The First World War: A New History (Paperback)

by Hew Strachan

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 13/02/2014

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A brilliant and penetrating history of the First World War by one of the world's foremost experts on the conflict. Reissued for the 100th... Read more

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