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21 Retro London: The Way We Were (Hardback)

by Lucinda Gosling

Format: Hardback 320 pages
Published: 01/11/2014

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From busy thoroughfares like Oxford Street to cramped and colourful Brick Lane, this title displays all manner of street life - shoppers, tramps,... Read more

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22 George V: The Unexpected King - Penguin Monarchs (Hardback)

by David Cannadine

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

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For a man with such conventional tastes and views, George V had a revolutionary impact. Almost despite himself he marked a decisive break with his... Read more

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23 Magna Carta (Paperback)

by David Carpenter

Format: Paperback 624 pages
Published: 01/01/2015

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Magna Carta is probably the most famous declaration in western legal history. Wrested by rebellious barons from a very reluctant King John, it set... Read more

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24 Edward VI: The Last Boy King (Hardback)

by Stephen Alford

Format: Hardback 112 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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Edward VI, the only son of Henry VIII, became king at the age of nine and died wholly unexpectedly at the age of fifteen. This book gives full play... Read more

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25 Charles I: An Abbreviated Life - Penguin Monarchs (Hardback)

by Mark A. Kishlansky

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

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Dominates one of the most strange and painful periods in British history as the whole island tore itself apart over a deadly, entangled series of... Read more

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26 Margot at War: Love and Betrayal in Downing Street, 1912-1916 (Hardback)

by Anne De Courcy

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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An unconventional view of the First World War from inside the glittering social salon of Downing Street: a story of unrequited love, loss,... Read more

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27 Prince Charles_ HRH's Guide to Great Britishness (Hardback)

by @Charles_HRH

Format: Hardback 272 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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A hilarious guide to being British from the hugely popular and award-winning Twitter parody of Prince Charles Read more

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28 High Minds: The Victorians and the Birth of Modern Britain (Paperback)

by Simon Heffer

Format: Paperback 896 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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Presents an exploration of the making of the Victorian age and the Victorian mind. This book traces the evolution of British democracy and shows how... Read more

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29 The Great British Cycling: The History of British Bike Racing, 1868-2014 (Hardback)

by Ellis Bacon

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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Takes you from cycling clubs and iconic frame-builders to a post-war explosion in cycling participation inspired by the likes of Brian Robinson,... Read more

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30 Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant (Hardback)

by Tracy Borman

Format: Hardback 464 pages
Published: 11/09/2014

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Historian Tracy Borman tells the story of the real Wolf Hall in this definitive biography of Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII's most trusted servant. Read more

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