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1 The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses and the Rise of The Tudors (Hardback)

by Dan Jones

Format: Hardback 480 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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The fifteenth century experienced the longest and bloodiest series of civil wars in British history. The crown of England changed hands violently... Read more

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2 The Great War: The People's Story (Hardback)

by Isobel Charman

Format: Hardback 528 pages
Published: 31/07/2014

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During the First World War three quarters of a million British people died - a figure so huge that it feels impossible to give it a human context.... Read more

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3 National Service: Conscription in Britain, 1945-1963 (Hardback)

by Richard Vinen

Format: Hardback 640 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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Attempts to get to grips with the reality of National Service, an extraordinary institution which now seems as remote as the British Empire itself.... Read more

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4 Operation Sealion: How Britain Crushed the German War Machine's Dreams of Invasion in 1940 (Hardback)

by Leo McKinstry

Format: Hardback 496 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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One of Britain's most remarkable victories of the Second World War. Read more

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5 Hearts at War 1914-1919 (Paperback)

by Tom Purdie

Format: Paperback 160 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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This fascinating selection of photographs tells the story of Heart of Midlothian FC during the First World War and the men who made the supreme... Read more

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6 The Fateful Year: England 1914 (Paperback)

by Mark Bostridge

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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War with Germany, so often imagined and predicted, broke out when people were least prepared for it. A theatrical diva prepares to shock her... Read more

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7 Klop: Britain's Most Ingenious Spy (Hardback)

by Peter Day

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 23/06/2014

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The thrilling account of Britain's most ingenious spy. Read more

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8 1914: Fight the Good Fight: Britain, the Army and the Coming of the First World War (Paperback)

by Allan Mallinson

Format: Paperback 624 pages
Published: 17/07/2014

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'No part of the Great War compares in interest with its opening', wrote Churchill. In this history, the author brings his experience as a... Read more

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9 Men of Letters (Paperback)

by Duncan Barret

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 01/08/2014

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Using the personal stories and letters of the men who joined the Post Office Riffles, this is a moving account of how the war touched the lives of... Read more

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10 Empire of the Deep (Paperback)

by Ben Wilson

Format: Paperback 544 pages
Published: 11/09/2014

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