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What If?

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Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been

Author: Robert Cowley
Publication Date: 6 April 2001

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'Anyone interested in military history or indeed history in general will find it fascinating to read.' The Spectator

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Bloody Foreigners

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Bloody Foreigners

Author: Robert Winder
Publication Date: 21 April 2005

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The story of immigration to Britain from the Romans to asylum seekers. A moving and inspiring history which chronicles the remarkable stories of immigration that founded and defined a nation.

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The Lost Pharoahs

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The Lost Pharoahs

Author: Leonard Cottrell
Publication Date: 1969

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Samuel Pepys, The Man In The Making

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Samuel Pepys, The Man In The Making

Author: Arthur Bryant
Publication Date: 1949

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This one has no dust jacket but is n good condition, taPart of the trilogy on the life of one of our greatest writers and di...

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Nine Suitcases

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Nine Suitcases

Author: Bela Zsolt
Publication Date: 7 April 2005

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Nine Suitcases is a horror story but, sadly, a true one. Zsolt was both an accomplished novelist and a highly skilled journalist. He reports and analysizes the appalling events, almost immediately after they occurred, with exceptional freshness and a devastating blend of angry despair and cool detachment.

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North Coast Diaries

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North Coast Diaries

Author: Alexander Youngson
Publication Date: 13 November 2006

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Offers an insight into Strathy's society, outlining the prosperity, as well as the tensions and inequality between landed estate owners and small crofters. This book covers the years 1911, 1912, 1915 and 1919, and also span the time of the First World War and its influence on a Highland community.

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Bismarck and Germany, 1862-90

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Bismarck and Germany, 1862-90

Author: D.G. Williamson
Publication Date: 19860506

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This text provides a concise, analytical account of Bismarck's role in the complex events leading to the creation of a united Germany in 1871. It offers readers balanced coverage of the period 1862 to 1890 and contains material on the relationship between economics and Bismarck's diplomacy.

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The Dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire 1867-1918

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The Dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire 1867-1918

Author: John W. Mason
Publication Date: 01 JAN 1990

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Title says it all. Part of the Seminar Studies in History series....

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen
An Expedition Round My Family

Author: Ranulph Fiennes
Publication Date: 15 October 2009

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Sir Ranulph Fiennes takes a journey around his eccentric family tree, and reveals how he came to be described by the Guinness Book of Records as 'the world's greatest living explorer'

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White Mischief

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White Mischief
The Cultural History of Cocaine

Author: Tim Madge
Publication Date: 12 April 2001

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This title examines the cultural history of cocaine, from its first use in South America thousands of years ago through its fall from grace in the 1900s to its re-emergence in the 1970s and '80s as the drug of choice for millions of people.

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Illustrated Family Encyclopedia Of Aboriginal Australians To Arctic Ocean Volume 1

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Illustrated Family Encyclopedia Of Aboriginal Australians To Arctic Ocean Volume 1

Author: Dorling Kindersley
Publication Date: 2004

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Visual reference for the 21st century. For easy access to information,colourful photographs and illustrations,extensive c...

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Decline of the Liberal Party 1910-1931

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The Decline of the Liberal Party 1910-1931

Author: Paul Adelman
Publication Date: 6 September 1995

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This is a clear, objective up-to-date account of the Liberal Party covering the key period, 1910xxx;1931.

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Predator

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The Remote-control Air War Over Iraq and Afghanistan - A Pilot's Story

Author: Matthew Martin
Publication Date: 15 February 2011

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This is Matt Martin's story and that of his aircraft, the 27 foot long Predator.

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Rise of the Labour Party, 1880-1945

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The Rise of the Labour Party, 1880-1945

Author: Paul Adelman
Publication Date: 19721200

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This text provides a comprehensive study of the origins and development of the Labour Party, spanning the period from the late-19th century through to the general election of 1945. It shows how the Labour Party developed into a major political force, transforming the political scene in Britain.

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Shah's Last Ride

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Shah's Last Ride

Author: William Shawcross
Publication Date: 19890116

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The Story of the Fundamentalist uprising that deposed the ruler of Iran & his subsequent travels,abandonment by former allie...

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turning the tide

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turning the tide

Author: Nigel Cawthorne
Publication Date: 200211

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Turning the Tide - Decisive battles of the Second World War. A fresh look at the battles which decided the outcome of WW2, b...

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Ayahs, Lascars and Princes.  The story of Indians in Britain 1700-1947

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Ayahs, Lascars and Princes. The story of Indians in Britain 1700-1947

Author: Rozina Visram
Publication Date: 1986

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Very informative and easy read. Really enjoyed it....

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The King's War 1641-1647 - The Great Rebellion - King Charles and the Civil War

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The King's War 1641-1647 - The Great Rebellion - King Charles and the Civil War

Author: C.V. Wedgwood
Publication Date: 1966

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A huge and brilliant historical study of England during the 17th century, of King Charles, the Civil War and the war against...

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Days That Changed the World

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Days That Changed the World
The Defining Moments in World History

Author: Hywel Williams
Publication Date: 4 September 2008

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A concise history of the world, told through the stories of 50 momentous days

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Central Glasgow

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Central Glasgow

Author: Peter Stewart
Publication Date: 1 September 1997

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Family and Kinship in East London

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Family and Kinship in East London

Author: Michael Young
Publication Date: 19691000

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A study of family life in the East End of London in the 1950s, based on interviews and case studies, which examines the consequences of moving families from urban to suburban public housing. The book was first published in 1954 and has been updated with a new foreword by Judith Stacey.

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China Changes Face: The Road from Revolution, 1949-1989

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China Changes Face: The Road from Revolution, 1949-1989

Author: John Gittings
Publication Date: 1990

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With a new chapter on the Beijing massacre and its aftermath...

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Highways and Byways in Buckinghamshire

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Highways and Byways in Buckinghamshire

Author: Clement Shorter
Publication Date: 1905411

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Many illustrations and a map...

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Victorian House

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The Victorian House
Domestic Life from Childbirth to Deathbed

Author: Judith Flanders
Publication Date: 2 August 2004

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The bestselling social history of Victorian domestic life, told through the letters, diaries, journals and novels of 19th-century men and women.

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The Egyptians

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The Egyptians

Author: Michael Hayes
Publication Date: 199911

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Heaven and earth conspired to bless the land of Egypt with constant sunny days and an annual flood which carpeted the Nile...

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