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1 The Guns of August: The Classic Bestselling Account of the Outbreak of the First World War (Paperback)

by Barbara W. Tuchman

Format: Paperback 608 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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From the precipitous plunge into war and the brutal and bloody battles of August 1914, this book shows how events were propelled by a horrific logic... Read more

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2 Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary at War, 1914-1918 (Hardback)

by Alexander Watson

Format: Hardback 816 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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For the empires of Germany and Austria-Hungary the Great War - which had begun with such high hopes for a fast, dramatic outcome - rapidly... Read more

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3 Harry's War (Paperback)

by Harry Drinkwater, Jon Cooksey

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 31/07/2014

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Harold Drinkwater was not supposed to go to war. He was told he was half an inch too short. But, determined to fight for king and country, he found... Read more

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4 The Cruel Victory: The French Resistance and the Battle for the Vercors 1944 (Hardback)

by Paddy Ashdown

Format: Hardback 496 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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From the bestselling and prize-winning author of 'A Brilliant Little Operation' comes the long neglected D-Day story of the largest action... Read more

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5 Engineers of Victory: The Problem Solvers Who Turned the Tide in the Second World War (Paperback)

by Paul Kennedy

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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Offers an account of how the tide was turned against the Nazis by the Allies in the Second World War. This book reveals the role of the... Read more

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6 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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7 Arrival of Eagles: Luftwaffe Landings in Britain 1939-1945 (Hardback)

by Andy Saunders

Format: Hardback 192 pages
Published: 31/07/2014

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During World War Two a great many Luftwaffe aircraft arrived on the ground in the UK or its coastal waters, but, as with Rudolf Hess, not all of... Read more

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8 Angela Merkel: The Authorized Biography (Paperback)

by Stefan Kornelius, Anthea Bell, Christopher Moncrieff

Format: Paperback 300 pages
Published: 15/06/2014

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This authorized biography sheds light on the person behind the politician. As well as explaining how Angela Merkel's world view was shaped and... Read more

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9 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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10 The Trouble with Europe: Why the EU isn't Working - How it Can be Reformed - What Could Take its Place (Hardback)

by Roger Bootle

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 01/05/2014

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EUROPE HAS CHANGED, THE WORLD OUTSIDE HAS CHANGED AND WHAT PEOPLE WANT HAS CHANGED. IS THE EU WHAT EUROPE REALLY NEEDS NOW? OR IS IT ONE OF... Read more

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