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1 Great Britain's Great War (Paperback)

by Jeremy Paxman

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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Life in Britain during the First World War was far stranger than many of us realize. The author tells the story of the war through the experience of... Read more

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2 Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour (Paperback)

by Kate Fox

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 11/04/2005

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The hardback bestseller now in paperback: 'An entertaining and clever book. Do read it.' - Read more

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3 The Perilous Question: The Drama of the Great Reform Bill 1832 (Paperback)

by Antonia Fraser

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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4 The Downing Street Years (Paperback)

by Margaret Thatcher

Format: Paperback 832 pages
Published: 05/01/2012

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This first volume of Margaret Thatcher's memoirs, which encompasses the entirety of her career as Prime Minister. Read more

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5 The Making of the English Working Class (Paperback)

by E. P. Thompson

Format: Paperback 976 pages
Published: 03/10/2013

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Offers an account of working-class society in its formative years, 1780 to 1832. This English social history shows how the working class took part... Read more

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6 The Great Game: On Secret Service in High Asia (Paperback)

by Peter Hopkirk

Format: Paperback 592 pages
Published: 27/03/2006

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'Peter Hopkirk is truly the Laureate of the Great Game' Jan Morris Read more

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7 Seasons in the Sun: The Battle for Britain, 1974-1979 (Paperback)

by Dominic Sandbrook

Format: Paperback 992 pages
Published: 28/02/2013

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The late 1970s were Britain's years of strife and the good life. They saw inflation, riots, the peak of trade union power - and also the birth... Read more

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8 Making Sense of the Troubles: A History of the Northern Ireland Conflict (Paperback)

by David McKittrick, David McVea

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 30/08/2012

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The best one-volume history of the Troubles, from the Irish Civil War through the IRA campaign of the 70s onwards to today's historic... Read more

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9 Redcoat: The British Soldier in the Age of Horse and Musket (Paperback)

by Richard Holmes

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 05/08/2002

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Magnificent history of the common British soldier from 1700 to 1900 by one of Britain's best-known and accomplished military writers and... Read more

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10 All The King's Men: The British Redcoat in the Era of Sword and Musket (Paperback)

by Saul David

Format: Paperback 592 pages
Published: 28/02/2013

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Between 1660 and 1815 British supremacy on foreign soil was near total. Central to this success was the humble redcoat soldier who showed heroism in... Read more

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