×


 x 

Shopping cart

General & world history

Results 1 - 20 of 1045

General & world history

Mass Market Paperback. Adolf Hitler, Monty, Mussolini, Rommel (who?) - all played their modest parts in the Second World War and the shaping of human destiny, but we all know where the real action was.. The most scurrilous, bizarre and certainly the most hilarious military career embarked upon by any bombardier of the 56th heavy regiment, royal artillery, ever. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations, portraits. BIC Classification: 2AB; BG; HBG; HBWQ; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 182 x 112 x 29. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140110821
ISBN
9780140110821

€ 13.99
€ 11.56

Paperback. Presents history of global change from 1945 onwards. This title explores therapid changes in the Middle East, the end of apartheid in South Africa and the aims of American foreign policy. It concludes with an epilogue which examines the direction of post-1945 history as the world enters the twenty-first century. Num Pages: 608 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 3JJP; HBG; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 420.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
3 Rev Upd
Number of pages
608
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140268751
ISBN
9780140268751

€ 19.99
€ 15.76

Hardcover. Exploring as to how a sense of being 'a Christian', or of 'Christian identity', was shaped within the setting of the Jewish and Graeco-Roman world, this work shows that, there were similarities and differences in the ways Jews and others were thinking about themselves, and asks what made early Christianity distinctive. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; DSBB; HBG; HRCC1; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 149 x 31. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
Edition
1st edition
SKU
V9780199262892
ISBN
9780199262892

€ 262.08

Paperback. Num Pages: 480 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 232 x 186 x 23. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Pearson Education (US) United States
Edition
7th Edition
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780205708321
ISBN
9780205708321

€ 69.54

Hardcover. Public discourse and everyday life during the last days of Yugoslavia Series: New Anthropologies of Europe. Num Pages: 336 pages, 10 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 1DV; GTB; HBG; HBJD; HBLW; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 29. Weight in Grams: 636.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780253356239
ISBN
9780253356239

€ 80.25

Paperback. * Timely history of the battle for the Mediterranean in the 15th and 16th centuries by the forces of Islam and Christendom, out now in paperback Num Pages: 512 pages, Integrated: 40, int b/w photos. BIC Classification: 3JB; HBG; HBLH; HBWC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 33. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349115375
ISBN
9780349115375

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. The Making of Peace studies the difficulties that statesmen have confronted in attempting to put back together the pieces after a major conflict. Editor(s): Murray, Williamson; Lacey, Jim. Num Pages: 408 pages, 7 maps. BIC Classification: GTJ; HBG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 23. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
404
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521731935
ISBN
9780521731935

€ 30.99
€ 30.02

Paperback. From the outbreak of war in September 1939 all the way to the smouldering ruins of Berlin in 1945, via Palestine, Tobruk, El Alamein, D-Day, Nijmegen and the crossing of the Rhine, this book offers an account of the Second World War. Editor(s): Holland, James. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BGH; HBG; HBLW; HBW; HBWQ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127. Weight in Grams: 367.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Corgi
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552165655
ISBN
9780552165655

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. Empires - vast states of territories and peoples united by force and ambition - have dominated the political landscape for more than two millennia. This title departs from conventional European and nation-centered perspectives to take a look at how empires relied on diversity to shape the global order. Num Pages: 528 pages, 44 halftones. 34 line illus. BIC Classification: 1QD; HBG; HBJQ; HBL; HBTQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 179 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Edition
unknown
Number of pages
528
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691152363
ISBN
9780691152363

€ 33.99
€ 29.63

Paperback. The controversial memoir of a top British spy which finally reveals what really went on behind the scenes of the Falklands War Num Pages: 400 pages, 16, 34 maps. BIC Classification: 1MTASF; 3JJPN; HBG; HBLW3; HBW; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 31. Weight in Grams: 436.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
W&N
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753821862
ISBN
9780753821862

€ 17.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. A companion book to the History Channel series, The History of Mankind covers the worldwide history of human beings. Num Pages: 448 pages, 300 color photos, color illustrations, maps, charts. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 190 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1181.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Running Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762447039
ISBN
9780762447039

€ 26.99
€ 18.73

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Quercus
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857384768
ISBN
9780857384768

€ 51.99
€ 34.31

Paperback. The history and philosophy of the mysterious Cathar religion and its lost treasure. Num Pages: 312 pages, Includes 8-page b&w insert. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLC; HRCS1; HRLP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 231 x 44. Weight in Grams: 500.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Inner Traditions
Edition
Illustrated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892810901
ISBN
9780892810901

€ 20.99
€ 15.12

Hardcover. The twentieth century witnessed genocides, ethnic cleansing, forced population expulsions, shifting borders, and other disruptions on an unprecedented scale. This book examines the work of memory and the ethics of healing in post authoritarian societies that have experienced state-perpetrated violence. Editor(s): Silberman, Marc; Vatan, Florence. Series: Studies in European Culture and History. Num Pages: 270 pages, 18 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBG; HBLW; JFFE; JPVR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137343512
ISBN
9781137343512

€ 116.57
€ 112.17

Hardcover. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLA1; HBW; HD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Hardback
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
Publication date
2020
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781472418173
ISBN
9781472418173

€ 152.67

Hardcover. Editor(s): Gerritsen, Anne; Riello, Giorgio. Series: Writing History. Num Pages: 352 pages, 86 bw illus. BIC Classification: HBAH; HBG; JFCD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 162 x 236 x 22. Weight in Grams: 664.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472518576
ISBN
9781472518576

€ 143.32

Paperback. A terrifying East-West confrontation - but what historical significance? Series: Brief Histories. Num Pages: 448 pages, cartoons & maps. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLW3; HBW; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 27. Weight in Grams: 310.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Constable and Robinson United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845292584
ISBN
9781845292584

€ 14.99
€ 11.72

Paperback. The True Story of Conflict from the Falklands to Afghanistan Series: Brief Histories. Num Pages: 420 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJPN; 3JJPR; 3JMC; HBG; HBLW3; HBW; JWLF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 29. Weight in Grams: 386.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Constable and Robinson United Kingdom
Number of pages
420
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845298500
ISBN
9781845298500

€ 14.99
€ 11.72

Paperback. In this extraordinary and powerful book, now available in paperback, Fatima Mernissi, one of the most original and distinctive voices in the Islamic world, uncovers a hidden history of women leaders of Islamic states stretching back over fifteen centuries. Num Pages: 240 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 1QFM; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBG; JFFK; JFSR2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 350.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745614199
ISBN
9780745614199

€ 25.57

Paperback. An introduction to a fresh way of looking at history, from a perspective that stretches from the beginning of time onwards. Beginning with the Big Bang, it views the interaction of the natural world with the arrivals in flora and fauna, including human beings. Series: California World History Library. Num Pages: 672 pages, 8 b/w illustrations, 39 line illustrations, 9 maps, 32 tables. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 155 x 43. Weight in Grams: 892. An Introduction to Big History. Series: California World History Library. 672 pages, Illustrations, maps. An introduction to a fresh way of looking at history, from a perspective that stretches from the beginning of time onwards. Beginning with the Big Bang, it views the interaction of the natural world with the arrivals in flora and fauna, including human beings. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HBG. Dimension: 228 x 155 x 43. Weight: 874.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of California Press
Edition
Second Edition, With a New Preface
Number of pages
672
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520271449
ISBN
9780520271449

€ 38.66

Page 1 of 53