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1 Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film, the Imitation Game (Paperback)

by Andrew Hodges

Format: Paperback 768 pages
Published: 13/11/2014

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Tells the official story that has inspired the British film, The Imitation Game, a nail-biting race against time following Alan Turing the pioneer... Read more

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2 Churchill's Secret Warriors: The Explosive True Story of the Special Forces Desperadoes of WWII (Hardback)

by Damien Lewis

Format: Hardback 416 pages
Published: 02/10/2014

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The thrilling untold story of Churchill's private army. Read more

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3 Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies and Three Battles (Hardback)

by Bernard Cornwell

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 11/09/2014

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From the internationally bestselling author of the Sharpe novels - this is the true story of Waterloo. Read more

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4 Snow and Steel: Battle of the Bulge 1944-45 (Hardback)

by Peter Caddick-Adams

Format: Hardback 928 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Offers a reassessment of Hitler's last great throw of the dice: 'The Battle of the Bulge', the battle for the Ardennes 16 December 1944... Read more

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5 Taking Command (Hardback)

by General Sir David Richards

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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The outspoken autobiography of one of Britain's best known, and respected, Generals. With a foreword by Sir Max Hastings. Read more

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6 Silent Night: The Remarkable Christmas Truce of 1914 (Paperback)

by Stanley Weintraub

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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The moving and inspiring story of one of history's most powerful yet forgotten Christmas stories: the spontaneous 1914 Christmas truce. Read more

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

by Richard Vinen

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

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Millions of teenagers were thrown together and under the brutal conditions and were taught to obey orders and to fight. The luck of the draw might... Read more

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8 The Art of War (Hardback)

by Tzu Sun, John Minford, John Minford

Format: Hardback 544 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Providing the leaders with essential advice on battlefield tactics, managing troops and terrain, and employing cunning and deception, this book has... Read more

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9 The Ardennes, 1944-45: Hitler's Winter Offensive (Hardback)

by Christer Bergstrom

Format: Hardback 504 pages
Published: 23/10/2014

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10 The Good War: Why We Couldn't Win the War or the Peace in Afghanistan (Hardback)

by Jack Fairweather

Format: Hardback 512 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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In its earliest days, the American-led war in Afghanistan appeared to be a triumph - a 'good war' in comparison to the debacle in Iraq. It... Read more

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