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31 Waterloo: The Aftermath (Hardback)

by Paul O'Keeffe

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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Employs a multiplicity of contemporary sources and viewpoints to create a reading experience that brings into focus as never before the sights,... Read more

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32 The Good Soldier: The Biography of Douglas Haig (Paperback)

by Gary Mead

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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"At the centenary of the commencement of the First World War, Atlantic re-issue this evocative biography Douglas Haig - one of the most... Read more

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33 Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses (Hardback)

by Bess Lovejoy

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 25/09/2014

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An outrageous look at how your favourite historical figures just got even more interesting past their expiration dates Read more

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34 Ma, Jackser's Dyin Alone (Paperback)

by Martha Long

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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On hearing that Jackser, her childhood abuser, is seriously ill, Martha is elated, thinking that finally she will be able to watch him suffer. But... Read more

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35 Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power 1799-1815 (Paperback)

by Philip Dwyer

Format: Paperback 816 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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36 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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37 Judy: A Dog in a Million: The Heartwarming Story of WWII's Only Animal Prisoner of War (Hardback)

by Damien Lewis

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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The impossibly moving story of how Judy, World War Two's only animal POW, brought hope in the midst of hell. Read more

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38 Floodlights and Touchlines: A History of Spectator Sport (Hardback)

by Rob Steen

Format: Hardback 544 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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The book covers the main themes, events and issues in the history of sport over the last 200 years. Written in an accessible style in short, themed... Read more

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39 Edward III and the Triumph of England: The Battle of Crecy and the Company of the Garter (Paperback)

by Richard Barber

Format: Paperback 672 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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The destruction of the French army at Crecy in 1346 and the subsequent siege and capture of Calais marked a new era in European history. This book... Read more

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40 The World's War (Hardback)

by David Olusoga

Format: Hardback 432 pages
Published: 29/07/2014

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A unique account of the millions of colonial troops who fought in the First World War, and why they were later air-brushed out of history. Read more

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