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Loot: Britain and the Benin Bronzes (Revised and Updated Edition)
Barnaby Phillips
Condition: Used, Very Good
£10.99   £3.75

A tragic story of the British empire run amok and the plunder of great works of art

A History of London in 50 Lives
David Long
Condition: New
£9.99   £5.25

Meet 50 of the English capital's most eccentric, revolutionary, bloodthirsty, ingenious and generally extraordinary characters

Sophie Scholl and the White Rose
Annette Dumbach, Jud Newborn
Condition: Used, Like New
£10.99   £3.99


Sophie Scholl and the White Rose tells the gripping true story of five Munich university students who set up an underground resistance movement in World War II.

The thrilling story of their courage and defiance, ...

Iraq: A History
John Robertson
Condition: New
£16.99   £10.99

A unique account of Iraq - cradle of great civilizations and birthplace of the first cities

Leadership in War
Andrew Roberts
Condition: New
£13.99   £4.99

A comparison of nine leaders who led their nations through the greatest wars the world has ever seen and whose unique strengths—and weaknesses—shaped the course of human history, from the bestselling, award-winning author of Churchill, Napoleon, and The Last King of America “Has the enjoyable feel ...

The Romanov Sisters
Helen Rappaport
Condition: New
£14.99   £4.99

A 12-WEEK NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Helen Rappaport paints a compelling portrait of the doomed grand duchesses." —People magazine "The public spoke of the sisters in a gentile, superficial manner, but Rappaport captures sections of letters and diary entries to showcase the sisters' thoughtfulness ...

The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution
Christopher Hill
Condition: New
£12.99   £4.99

'His finest work and one that was both symptom and engine of the concept of "history from below" ... Here Levellers, Diggers, Ranters, Muggletonians, the early Quakers and others taking advantage of the collapse of censorship to bid for new kinds of freedom were given centre stage' Times Higher EducationIn ...

The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State
Friedrich Engels
Condition: New
£11.99   £3.99

The most influential theory of the origins of women's oppression in the modern era, in a beautiful new edition.

The Shadow of the Mine: Coal and the End of Industrial Britain
Ray Hudson, Huw Beynon
Condition: New
£20.00   £6.99

The rise and fall of Britain's most important industry

In the Shadow of the Prophet: Essays in Islamic History
Roy P. Mottahedeh
Condition: Used, Like New
£60.00   £43.99

The eclectic essays of lauded Harvard professor Roy Mottahedeh

A History of the Silk Road
Jonathan Clements
Condition: New
£10.00   £4.99

The author explains the truth behind odd tales of horses that sweat blood, defaced statues and missing frescoes, and Marco Polo's stories of black gold that seeps from the earth.

The Night of the Physicists: Operation Epsilon: Heisenberg, Hahn, Weizs?cker and the German Bomb
Richard von Schirach
Condition: New
£14.99   £6.90

Interned in a remote country house by MI6 after the war, the German physicists who worked to make a Nazi atomic bomb were secretly recorded. This book shows just how close they came and their disbelief as the Allies attack Hiroshima.

Walking Pepys's London
Condition: New
£9.99   £3.99

Full of fascinating details and written with extraordinary sensitivity, Walking Pepys's London is an unmissable exploration into the places that made the greatest English diarist of all time.

Witnessing Waterloo: 24 Hours, 48 Lives, A World Forever Changed
David Crane
Condition: New
£9.99   £4.99

[Previously published as 'Went The Day Well']
'Of all the books marking the bicentenary Waterloo, this has to be the best' Spectator
'A book to die for' Evening Standard
From Samuel Johnson Prize shortlisted author David Crane, this is a breathtaking portrait of the Britain that fought the battle of Waterloo.

Partition: How and Why Ireland was Divided
Ivan Gibbons
Condition: New
£12.99   £5.99

Gibbons tells us how the idea of dividing Ireland came about, how it gained acceptance and popular support, about its complex and controversial implementation, and the turmoil of the years that followed.

The Moulids of Egypt: Egyptian Saint's Day Festivals: 2022
J. W. McPherson
Condition: New
£50.00   £42.99

Never resissued before, The Moulids of Egypt is a unique study of the popular Muslim and Christian festivals of Egypt and a modern classic of Egyptology

The Neolithic of Mainland Scotland
Condition: New
£16.99   £14.99

What was life like in Scotland between 4000 and 2000 BC? Where were people living? Why did they spend so much time building extravagant ritual monuments? This volume presents fresh research and radical new interpretations of the pits, postholes, ditches, rubbish clumps, human remains and broken potsherds left behind by our Neolithic forebears.

Black Tudors: The Untold Story
Miranda Kaufmann
Condition: New
£10.99   £5.99

A transformative history - in Tudor times there were Africans living and working in Britain, and they were free

Black Tudors: The Untold Story
Miranda Kaufmann
Condition: Used, Very Good
£10.99   £5.45

A transformative history - in Tudor times there were Africans living and working in Britain, and they were free

Panzer Commander Hermann Balck: Germany's Master Tactician
Stephen Robinson
Condition: Used, Very Good
£19.99   £7.99

An intriguing history of perhaps the world's greatest armoured warfare commander. During World War II, Panzer Commander Hermann Balck brilliantly commanded troops through battles in France, Greece and Russia.

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