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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Tells the remarkable stories of men and women born in China after 1979 - the recent generations raised under China's single-child policy. From the businessman's son unable to pack his own suitcase, to the PhD student who pulled herself out of extreme rural poverty, this book shows how these generations embody the hopes and fears of a great nation. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJD; HBLW; HBTB; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 24. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Rider & Co
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846044731
ISBN
9781846044731
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.17

Paperback. The tsunami was perceived as so 'un-natural' that it provoked an immediate, unprecedented international outpouring of sympathy. It took many months, by contrast, for the story of a new famine in the Sahel to make headlines. This book endeavors to shed light on a multifaceted crisis. Editor(s): Crombe, Xavier; Jezequel, Jean-Herve. Num Pages: 278 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFDR; 3JMC; HBJH; HBLX; JKSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 15. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Hurst
Number of pages
278
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850659549
ISBN
9781850659549
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.00

Hardcover. Editor(s): Bougerel, Xavier; Branche, Raphaelle; Drieu, Cloe. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBG; HBLW; HBW; JFSR2. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474249423
ISBN
9781474249423
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 85.23

Paperback. The First World War was fought on two fronts. In a military sense it was fought on the battlefields throughout Europe, the Gallipoli peninsular and other such theatres of war, but on the Home Front it was the arduous efforts of women that kept the country running. Num Pages: 176 pages, 176 pages of integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473834149
ISBN
9781473834149
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.17

Paperback. Covers wartime Gravesend and everyday life in the town Num Pages: 220 pages, 220 pages integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 232 x 19. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Military
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473827899
ISBN
9781473827899
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.17

Paperback. While battalions hunkered down in the mud of western France, anti-aircraft guns took aim at zeppelins floating over the capital, and Atlantic convoys tried desperately to evade German U-boats, another, more secret battle was underway. From the docks of New York City to shady Cairo hotels, this is the story of spies, code breakers and saboteurs. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN; JPSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 173 x 24. Weight in Grams: 248.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091957735
ISBN
9780091957735
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JM; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 215 x 9. Weight in Grams: 100.
Publisher
Salmon Poetry
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910669594
ISBN
9781910669594
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.00
€ 11.29

Paperback. Series: Writers' and Artists'. Num Pages: 816 pages. BIC Classification: 3JMG; CBW; GBCY; KNTP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 210 x 54. Weight in Grams: 824.
Publisher
A&C BLACK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
119th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472907073
ISBN
9781472907073
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. A story of how George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams and James Madison's passion for nature, plants, agriculture and gardens shaped the birth of America. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; HBJK; HBTB; WM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 175 x 28. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099525622
ISBN
9780099525622
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. Before Longitude no one remembered John Harrison. The Invention of Nature does the same for Alexander von Humboldt Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; BGT; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 150 x 35. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
John Murray
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848549005
ISBN
9781848549005
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.36

Paperback. One January morning in 1734, cloth merchant Peter Collinson hurried down to the docks at London's Custom House to collect cargo just arrived from John Bartram in the American colonies. But it was not bales of cotton that awaited him, but plants and seeds. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; HBTB; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Windmill Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099502371
ISBN
9780099502371
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.78

Hardcover. A bold and original study of German missionaries in China, who catalyzed a revolution in thinking among European Christians about the nature of Christianity itself Num Pages: 344 pages, 10 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 1FPC; 3JH; 3JJ; HRAX; HRCX7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 163 x 23. Weight in Grams: 626.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300217070
ISBN
9780300217070
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 84.85

Paperback. A literary debut of stark and striking brilliance - a coming-of-age story, set in the remote wilderness of northern Wisconsin. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1K; 3JM; FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 39. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007265077
ISBN
9780007265077
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.48

Paperback. A team of thirty-three Australian athletes competed in the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. Poorly prepared and with limited support, they bravely faced formidable competition. Larry Writer recreates their experience so vividly we can imagine ourselves in the famous stadium surrounded by swastikas. Num Pages: 352 pages, 2 x 8pp b&w pictures. BIC Classification: 1MBF; 3JJG; WSBB; WSBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 235 x 29. Weight in Grams: 472.
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781743319383
ISBN
9781743319383
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.46

Paperback. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; 1MBF; 3JJPL; JFFJ; JPS; JPVH; JPWF; WSBX; WSJF1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 235 x 27. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Scribe Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781925228748
ISBN
9781925228748
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 15.96

Paperback. Defines the economic history of early modern Britain. This book describes about the basic institutions and relationships of economic life, tracing the process of change, and examining how these changes affected men, women and children at various social levels. It demonstrates the gains and costs of economic change. Num Pages: 384 pages, maps, further reading, index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3H; 3J; HBJD1; HBLH; KCB; KCC; KCS; KCZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140250015
ISBN
9780140250015
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.87

Paperback. In 1939, John Wright, a four-year-old boy from a deprived but loving Middlesbrough home, was uprooted from his family and evacuated to a large house in North Yorkshire, requisitioned as a nursery school. This title tells his story of love, loss and life with the delight and fear of a wartime child. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JJH; BM; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452296
ISBN
9780752452296
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.70

Hardcover.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752493176
ISBN
9780752493176
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 28.92

Paperback. This innovative text offers a clear and concise introduction to Latin America since independence. Thomas C. Wright traces continuity and change in five colonial legacies, showing how crucial they have been in shaping contemporary political systems, economies, societies, and religious institutions in a richly diverse region. Series: Latin American Silhouettes. Num Pages: 374 pages, 49 black & white illustrations, 44 maps. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JH; 3JJ; 3JM; GTB; HBJK; HBLL; HBLW; HBLX. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442235717
ISBN
9781442235717
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.48
€ 49.11

Paperback. Larger than life, and a legend in his own lifetime - an incredible true story, told in this, the first full biography of Seasick Steve. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; 3JM; AVGK; AVGL; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 19. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
John Blake
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9781784189884
ISBN
9781784189884
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 4.64

Hardcover. A totally original and unique reference work for ship modellers and enthusiasts. 740 beautifully executed colour ship profiles, contains the fruits of 50 years of research Num Pages: 144 pages, 740 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 258 x 17. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
Seaforth Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848322059
ISBN
9781848322059
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 28.60

Hardcover. A totally original and unique reference work for ship modellers and enthusiasts. Num Pages: 160 pages, 525 full colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 264 x 209 x 20. Weight in Grams: 870.
Publisher
Seaforth Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848322530
ISBN
9781848322530
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 28.60

Paperback. The New York Times bestselling investigation into Scientology by Pulitzer Prize-Winner Lawrence Wright now published for the first time in the UK and Australia Num Pages: 548 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; 3JM; HRQM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 204 x 37. Weight in Grams: 636.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Silvertail Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909269408
ISBN
9781909269408
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.51

Paperback. A gripping account of the Camp David summit and the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1KBB; 3JJPL; JPSD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 32. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Oneworld Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780747712
ISBN
9781780747712
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.48