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1 The Biscuit Girls (Paperback)

by Hunter Davies

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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Ivy, Dulcie, Barbara, Ann, Dorothy and Jean all had different reasons for applying to work at Carr's biscuits, but once they had put on their... Read more

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2 The Ark Before Noah: Decoding the Story of the Flood (Paperback)

by Irving L. Finkel

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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THE ARK BEFORE NOAH: Decoding the Story of the Flood by Dr Irving Finkel is a compelling investigation of one of the most famous myths in the world... Read more

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3 Berlin Now: The Rise of the City and the Fall of the Wall (Paperback)

by Peter Schneider

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Divided in 1961, reunited in 1989, Berlin has morphed over the last twenty-five years into Europe's most vibrant melting-pot of artists,... Read more

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4 Britain Since 1900 - A Success Story?: Book 6 (Paperback)

by Robert Skidelsky

Format: Paperback 496 pages
Published: 30/10/2014

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Starting with an assessment of the material, political, cultural and moral resources Britain brought to the twentieth century, the author turns to... Read more

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5 Warsaw 1944: Hitler, Himmler and the Crushing of a City (Paperback)

by Alexandra Richie

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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The traumatic story of one of the last major battles of World War II, in which the Poles fought off German troops and police, street by street, for... Read more

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6 Year Zero: A History of 1945 (Paperback)

by Ian Buruma

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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Ian Buruma's wonderful book is about a time, immediately after the end of the war, which has somehow fallen between the cracks of history, and... Read more

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7 Letters to the Midwife: Correspondence with Jennifer Worth, the Author of Call the Midwife (Paperback)

by Jennifer Worth

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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Jennifer Worth's bestselling books not only inspired the BBC's CALL THE MIDWIFE, but also a deluge of letters as readers shared their own... Read more

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8 The Last Grain Race (Paperback)

by Eric Newby

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last 'grain race' of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby. Read more

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9 Mitterrand: A Study in Ambiguity (Paperback)

by Philip Short

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Aesthete, sensualist, bookworm, politician of Machiavellian cunning: Francois Mitterrand was a man of exceptional gifts and exceptional flaws who,... Read more

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10 Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics Under Hitler (Paperback)

by Philip Ball

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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While some scientists tried to create an Aryan physics that excluded any 'Jewish ideas', many others made compromises and concessions as... Read more

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