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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Hardcover. The work of the Bletchley Park codebreakers in breaking the German Enigma cipher is estimated to have cut the length of the war by around two years, saving countless lives. This title reveals details about these remarkable operations and also tells the real story of how MI6 turned the disaster of lost networks across Europe into triumph. Num Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 289 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1202.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Andre Deutsch Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780233003375
ISBN
9780233003375
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 25.88

Paperback. "The Easter Rising" is based on an impressive range of original sources, and has been fully revised, expanded and updated in the light of almost 2,000 witness statements only released by the Irish Bureau of Military History in 2004. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 29. Weight in Grams: 652.
Publisher
The History Press London
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457031
ISBN
9780752457031
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.02

Paperback. "The Frame translation of the complete essays was initially published in 1957 in The complete works of Montaigne."--T.p. verso. Editor(s): Frame, Donald M. Translator(s): Frame, Donald M. Num Pages: 908 pages. BIC Classification: 3JB; DNF; DSBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5766 x 3887 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1958
Publisher
Stanford University Press Stanford, CA
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
906
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804704861
ISBN
9780804704861
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 38.50

Hardcover. A collection of essays that traces the post-cold-war transformation of Eastern Europe. Composed of history, memoir, and political critique, it shines a spotlight on the changes in Poland and the Eastern Bloc in the post-1989 years. Editor(s): Gross, Irena Grudzinska. Translator(s): Czarny, Roman S. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 1DV; 3JJP; HBJD; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 162 x 21. Weight in Grams: 484.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520269231
ISBN
9780520269231
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 34.28

Paperback. The True Story of Jac Holzman's Visionary Record Label. 304 pages, 96 Pages of Four Colour. An account of Elektra Records in the Jac Holzman years, from 1950 to 1973. It tells the story of Elektra's growth from a small independent folk label to a major, multi-faceted, hit making concern. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 3JJPG; 3JJPK; AVG; KNTF. Dimension: 268 x 195 x 25. Weight: 1270.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
Jawbone Press
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906002299
ISBN
9781906002299
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 19.30

Paperback. A collection of intriguing and unusual details from one of the biggest events in Irish history. Num Pages: 160 pages, 32 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 111 x 14. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
The Mercier Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856356190
ISBN
9781856356190
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.05

Paperback. Pictorial account of the 916 Rising in Dublin, each photograph accompanied by a contemporary picture. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 10. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856352765
ISBN
9781856352765
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 12.50

Hardcover. The Battle of Arnhem was meant to end the war in Europe, but the whole operation was a major military and intelligence failure. Martin Middlebrook is a master of blending interview and memoir, but has seldom done better than in describing the bravery of the soldiers caught in the disaster at Arnhem. Num Pages: 512 pages, 24 black & white photos. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 164 x 44. Weight in Grams: 994. Small tear to the dustjacket, but remains very good.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reprint
SKU
9781848840751
ISBN
9781848840751
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 25.00

Paperback. The German 1918 Spring offensive was the last throw of a desperate enemy, which nearly succeeded. 21st March 1918 was the first day of what the Germans called the Kaiserschlacht ('the Kaiser's Battle'). This work presents an account of the action that took place. Num Pages: 430 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBJD; HBWN; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 44. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
430
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844154982
ISBN
9781844154982
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 19.34

Paperback. Num Pages: 364 pages, 16pp plates. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJD; HBJK; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 162 x 34. Weight in Grams: 498.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
364
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848847606
ISBN
9781848847606
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.78

Paperback. On the night of 17-18 August 1943, RAF Bomber Command attacked a research establishment on the German Baltic coast. The site was Peenemunde, where Hitler's scientists were developing both the V-1 flying bomb and the V-2 rocket whose destructive powers could have swung the course of the War. The raid was meticulously planned and hopes were high. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrated. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWG; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 640.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844153367
ISBN
9781844153367
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.94

Paperback. This is a unique record of every RAF Bomber Command raid during WW2. Comprehensive research coupled with graphic commentary make this an invaluable research tool and excellent read. Num Pages: 808 pages, Illustrated. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BJ; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 159 x 59. Weight in Grams: 1254.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Aviation
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783463602
ISBN
9781783463602
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 28.72

Paperback. Full of useful information and points of interest the book covers not just the WW1 battles but the full span of history. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrated. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJF; HBLW; HBWN; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 183 x 235 x 30. Weight in Grams: 878.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473879072
ISBN
9781473879072
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.94

Paperback. Studying Popular Music contends that popular music can be properly understood only through interdisciplinary study methods. He demonstrates this through a critical analysis of issues from the political economy of popular music, its history and ethnography, to its aesthetics and ideology. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations, music. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; AVGF; AVGP; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Open University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1990
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780335152759
ISBN
9780335152759
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.28

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJ; HPCF; JNA; JNB; RGC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415792110
ISBN
9780415792110
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 62.47

Paperback. Reissued in the year of Miep Gies' 100th birthday, this international bestseller includes a brand-new afterword by the author. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; BM; HBTZ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 22. Weight in Grams: 266.
Edition
UK ed.
Publisher
Simon& Schuster, Inc2009 9th (ninth) Edition
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847398222
ISBN
9781847398222
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.73

Paperback. Biography of Olive Oatman Series: Women in the West. Num Pages: 280 pages, 31 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBNC; 3JH; BGH; HBJK; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 141 x 17. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Bison Books United States
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803235175
ISBN
9780803235175
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 19.72

Paperback. Explores the crucial notion of "colonial difference" in the study of the modern colonial world and traces the emergence of an epistemic shift, which author calls "border thinking". This title expands the horizons of debates under way in postcolonial studies of Asia and Africa by dwelling in the genealogy of thoughts of South/Central America. Series: Princeton Studies in Culture, Power, History. Num Pages: 416 pages, 3 line illus. 3 tables. 9 maps. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBTQ; HBTR; JFFS; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 236 x 159 x 25. Weight in Grams: 594.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
With a New preface by the author
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691156095
ISBN
9780691156095
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 33.20

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVP; 3JJH; BGHA; BM; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 20. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Chicago Review Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781613734414
ISBN
9781613734414
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 19.24

Paperback. Growing up as a child in the Second World War could be a frightening or an exciting experience. Depending on the age of the child, the experience of war might be strange and scary, or all he or she had ever known. This book recounts the British child's experience of the War with photographs, objects and ephemera. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 56 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3JJH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 5. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Shire Publications
Number of pages
56
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780747807377
ISBN
9780747807377
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.99
€ 8.41

Paperback. The true story of the mad heretic who led history's bloodiest mutiny - 'An adult version of LORD OF THE FLIES that is, moreover, entirely true' Evening Standard Num Pages: 416 pages, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1MBF; 3JD; HBG; HBLH; HBTM; JWXT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 30. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Orion
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Mass Mkt Paperback
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753816844
ISBN
9780753816844
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.04

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 20 B&W Photos. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 167 x 23. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844159314
ISBN
9781844159314
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 20.19

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752498768
ISBN
9780752498768
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.02

Hardcover. First book to bring together the three strands of heritage, landscape and tourism in interpreting the Western Front Num Pages: 186 pages, 20 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBWN; HDD; WTH; WTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 165 x 22. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473833760
ISBN
9781473833760
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 20.19