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Diaries, letters & journals

Paperback. During the troubled time of war, many ordinary people move away from the safety and comfort of home to the harrowing theatre of war. This account follows the life of a Second World War B-17 bombardier, Fred Lull, from the beginning of the war to its conclusion through the letters he wrote home to his mother. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BJ; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 163 x 19. Weight in Grams: 628.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752464688
ISBN
9780752464688
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.44

Paperback. Allan Marriot Hutchins was one of thousands of young men who, in 1900, volunteered to fight the Boers in a war that foreshadowed the later carnage of the twentieth century. This book offers an eyewitness account of a soldier's life at a pivotal moment in the history of the British Empire. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; 3JJC; BJ; HBJH; HBWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465180
ISBN
9780752465180
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.44

Hardcover. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BJ; WTLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 280 x 19. Weight in Grams: 836. 144 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BJ; WTLP. Dimension: 193 x 277 x 19. Weight: 838.
Publisher
Assouline
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781614280101
ISBN
9781614280101
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.53

Paperback. A blend of travel, history, political observation and personal experience, this work features the journeys the author has made throughout the world for over 20 years. It describes his crossing of Poland by bicycle, bullfights in Mexico City, a visit to the battlefield at Guadalcanal, and a trip to Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan. Num Pages: 408 pages. BIC Classification: BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 28. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Tauris Parke Paperbacks
Number of pages
408
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845114541
ISBN
9781845114541
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.15

Hardcover. The letters in the second volume of Gillian Hughes's pioneering edition vividly reflect Hogg's varied social experience and shed new light on his own writings and those of his contemporaries. Series: The Collected Works of James Hogg. Num Pages: 592 pages, 16 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; BJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1030.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
592
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748616732
ISBN
9780748616732
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.98

Hardcover. This volume, ninth in the Yale Research Series of Boswell's correspondence, contains more than 150 letters, verse epistles and other items. Editor(s): Hankins, David; Caudle, James J. Series: The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Num Pages: 568 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 2AB; 3JF; BJ; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 950.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
568
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748618057
ISBN
9780748618057
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 145.85

Hardcover. A new, corrected and enlarged edition of the record of James Boswell's quest over more than twenty years to amplify his knowledge of his major biographical subject, Samuel Johnson. Editor(s): Waingrow, Marshall. Series: The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Num Pages: 600 pages. BIC Classification: BGLA; BJ. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 954.
Publisher
Edinburgh Univ Pr
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748613847
ISBN
9780748613847
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 140.36

Hardcover. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; BJ; HBJK; HBLL; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 171 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1179.
Publisher
University of Virginia Press United States
Number of pages
656
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813916194
ISBN
9780813916194
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 143.32

Paperback. This book features the full wartime diaries of Esther Rowley who had, it seems, independent financial status and influential friends in Devon society. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; 3JJH; BJ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448831
ISBN
9780752448831
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.46

Hardcover. Part of the "Revolutionary War Series", this work documents a period that includes the Continental Army's last weeks at Valley Forge, the British evacuation of Philadelphia, and the Battle of Monmouth Court House. It begins with George Washington's army at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, celebrating the alliance between the United States and France. Editor(s): Crackel, Theodore J.; Lengel, Edward G. Series: Revolutionery War S. Num Pages: 832 pages, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; BJ; HBJK; HBLL; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1170.
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813925226
ISBN
9780813925226
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 151.81

Hardcover. This volume presents documents written during the final sessions of the First Congress. Congress passed legislation that established a national bank and federal excise, and increased the size of the army. Washington also gave a lot of time to the new federal city on the Potomac. Editor(s): Twohig, Dorothy; Chase, Philander D. Series: Presidential Series. Num Pages: 768 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; BJ; HBJK; HBLL; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 49. Weight in Grams: 1216.
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813917498
ISBN
9780813917498
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 125.10

Paperback. Unique, transgressive and as funny as its subject, A Life Discarded has all the suspense of a murder mystery. Written with his characteristic warmth, respect and humour, Masters asks you to join him in celebrating an unknown and important life left on the scrap heap. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: BG; BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008130817
ISBN
9780008130817
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.73

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: BJ; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 170 x 24. Weight in Grams: 592.
Publisher
NeWest Press Canada
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781896300702
ISBN
9781896300702
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 25.86

Paperback. The harrowing first-person account of a French foot soldier who survived four years in the trenches of the First World War Translator(s): Strauss, Edward M. Num Pages: 480 pages, 18 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJF; BJ; BM; HBWN; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 156 x 31. Weight in Grams: 678.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300212488
ISBN
9780300212488
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.68

Hardcover. A powerful collection of love letters shared between soldiers and their sweethearts during World War I, edited and introduced by Mandy Kirkby, with a Foreword from Orange Prize-winner Helen Dunmore. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; BGHA; BJ; HBJD; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230772830
ISBN
9780230772830
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.79

Paperback. A fascinating diary of domestic life during the Second World War, written by a middle-class Surrey housewife coping stoically with the hardships Editor(s): Partington, S. V. Num Pages: 384 pages, integrated b&w. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; BGHA; BJ; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 140 x 28. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471125584
ISBN
9781471125584
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.57

Paperback. Despite the unremitting pressure of journalism during 1946, Orwell produced a major sequence of articles on "The Intellectual Revolt", two radio plays and continued work on "Nineteen Eighty-Four". Num Pages: 592 pages, maps, facsimiles. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JJPG; BG; BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 232 x 153 x 45. Weight in Grams: 744.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
592
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780436205569
ISBN
9780436205569
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 28.40

Paperback. Editor(s): Shanley, J. Lyndon. Series: Princeton Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: BJ; DN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691169347
ISBN
9780691169347
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.62

Paperback. This fourth volume covers the period which was probably the most varied of Newton's whole career. Editor(s): Scott, J. F. Num Pages: 628 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BJ; PDX; PH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 280 x 210 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1390.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
628
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521085892
ISBN
9780521085892
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 106.46

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454535
ISBN
9780752454535
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.44