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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. The brutal murder of the Reverend George Parker in the rural village of Oddingley on Midsummer's Day in 1806 - shot and beaten to death, his body set on fire and left smouldering in his own glebe field - gripped everyone from the Home Secretary in London to newspapermen across the country. It was a strange and stubborn case. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; 3JH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 29. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099554677
ISBN
9780099554677
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.40

Paperback. The men's 100m final at the 1988 Olympics has been described as the dirtiest race ever - but also the greatest. Aside from Johnson's blistering time, the race is infamous for its athletes' positive drug tests. This is the story of that race, the rivalry between Johnson and Lewis, and the repercussions still felt almost a quarter of a century on. Series: Wisden Sports Writing. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJPN; WSBB; WSDX; WSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 128 x 23. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408158760
ISBN
9781408158760
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JM; JFSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 197 x 40. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447270201
ISBN
9781447270201
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 11.89

Paperback. Num Pages: 438 pages, 16. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJK; HBJM; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 229 x 27. Weight in Grams: 442.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
NAL
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780451465535
ISBN
9780451465535
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.94

Paperback. Conceived as non-sectarian and non-political the YCV was, in stages: a youth movement with national aspirations; a paramilitary body prepared to take up arms; and core of a British Army military unit fighting in most 1916 -7 battles. Dubbed 'Chocolate Soldiers' and 'odd men out', their story is told via photos and the words of the men themselves. Num Pages: 272 pages, Two photo sections. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; 3JJF; HBWN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 263 x 210 x 17. Weight in Grams: 934.
Publisher
Colourpoint Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9781780730592
ISBN
9781780730592
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.00
€ 14.91

Paperback. From the No.1 bestselling author of WEDLOCK. The Georgian scandal of one gentleman, two orphans and an experiment to create the ideal wife. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753828953
ISBN
9780753828953
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.04

Paperback. 'The remarkable story of one woman's triumph over years of appalling violence and abuse' DAILY EXPRESS Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 35. Weight in Grams: 364. 'The remarkable story of one woman's triumph over years of appalling violence and abuse' DAILY EXPRESS Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 35. Weight in Grams: 364. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KCG0000033
ISBN
9780753828250
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. During the Nazi occupation, the inhabitants of the Plateau Vivarais Lignon saved several thousand people from the concentration camps. This book tells a story of courage and determination, of a small number of heroic individuals who risked their lives to save others, and of what can be done when people come together to oppose tyranny. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099554646
ISBN
9780099554646
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.05

Paperback. On an icy dawn morning in Paris in January 1943, a group of 230 French women resisters were rounded up from the Gestapo detention camps and sent on a train to Auschwitz - the only train, in the four years of German occupation, to take women of the resistance to a death camp. This title presents the story of these women. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 29. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099523895
ISBN
9780099523895
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.05

Paperback. Ground-breaking history of how King Henry VIII created England's navy Num Pages: 400 pages, 16, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; HBJD1; HBLH; JWF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 146 x 33. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Phoenix
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753820995
ISBN
9780753820995
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.82

Paperback. For nearly two years the two most infamous dictators in history actively collaborated with one another. This book tells the story of the pact between Hitler and Stalin, from the motivation for its inception to its dramatic and abrupt end in 1941 as Germany declared war against its former partner. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 1DVU; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Vintage Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099571896
ISBN
9780099571896
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.40

Paperback. First published as Os aUltimos Soldados da Guerra Fria, Companhia das Letras, 2011. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1KJC; 3JJPR; HBJK; HBLW3; HBTW; JPSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 210 x 25. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Verso
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781688762
ISBN
9781781688762
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 15.46

Paperback. When young Mollie became a 'skivvy' in a stately London townhouse aged just 14, she quickly learned that a large amount of elbow grease and a sense of humour would be tantamount to surviving there. Through Mollie's eyes we are offered a fascinating glimpse into London's invisible 'downstairs', a world that has long-since vanished. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JJG; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 201 x 28. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780718159993
ISBN
9780718159993
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.05

Paperback. Between 1960 and 1980, both eastern and western Europe experienced a construction boom of hitherto unknown dimensions. The new possibilities offered by science and industry paved the way to large-scale projects in architecture and urban design. This book deals with this topic. Editor(s): Moravanszky, Akos; Lange, Torsten; Hopfengartner, Judith; Kegler, Karl R. Num Pages: 320 pages, 165 colour illustrations, 165 farb. Abb. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJP; AMX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 169 x 246 x 21. Weight in Grams: 784.
Publisher
Birkhauser
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783035610161
ISBN
9783035610161
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 48.99
€ 17.55

Paperback. This edition provides an account of the development of the British economy from 1750 to the present day - years that witnessed Britain's rise to economic greatness as the world's first industrial power as well as her long economic decline - alongside important accompanying changes. Num Pages: 456 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBTB; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 694.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
458
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582277670
ISBN
9780582277670
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.91

Hardcover. The Battle of the Bulge lives in history as the U.S. Army's largest and bloodiest battle of World War II. This innovative study of American military leadership in action during the battle examines the performance of six generals in the days and weeks after the German attack in December 1944. Num Pages: 432 pages, 8 pg. insert w/ 21 b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1D; 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 164 x 35. Weight in Grams: 612.
Publisher
Stackpole Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811711999
ISBN
9780811711999
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 26.16

Hardcover. Offers a short history of Spain during a crucial period, the reign of Alfonso XIII (1902-1931). This book provides fresh insight into the period as one that was actually characterised by extensive modernisation in Spanish society and politics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3JJC; 3JJF; 3JJG; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Sussex Academic Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845195052
ISBN
9781845195052
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 59.05
€ 58.38

Paperback. A story of Scotland's richest silver mine, near Alva, Clackmannanshire. This is a true story of fortunes made and lost, and the cast of characters include Jacobites and Hanoverians, lords and ladies, a disloyal servant, a loyal wife, and Sir Isaac Newton. Num Pages: 94 pages, b&w photos and illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKSB; 3JF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 155 x 5. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
NMSE - Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905267088
ISBN
9781905267088
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.28

Paperback. Num Pages: 216 pages, 4 black & white tables, 1 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3H; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; 3JH; HBJF1; HBLC1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 141 x 216 x 26. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138885660
ISBN
9781138885660
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.67

Hardcover. Discusses the creation of sacred space in the 21st century, examining 28 works by Tobi Kahn including his commission for Congregation Emau-El B'ne Jeshrun in Milwaukee. Editor(s): Heller, Ena. Num Pages: 112 pages, 6 b/w, 50 col. BIC Classification: 3JM; AGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 280 x 240 x 18. Weight in Grams: 938.
Publisher
D Giles Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904832645
ISBN
9781904832645
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 34.43

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; 5AK; YDC; YDP; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 130. . Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Macmillan Children's Books
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0000344
ISBN
9781509838882
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Hardcover. A collection of poetry from the Second World War, published in association with Imperial War Museums. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; 5AK; DCQ; HBWQ; YDP; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 139 x 205 x 18. Weight in Grams: 252. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear. Dust wrapper has some minor edge wear but remains very good.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Macmillan Children's Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001206
ISBN
9781447284994
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Far in advance of any Allied planes of the time, the jet-powered "wonder weapons" of the German Jagdwaffe could perform their sorties with impunity. This volume describes the handful of pilots who amassed amazing scores with these revolutionary aircraft in the last year of the war. Illustrator(s): Weal, John. Series: Osprey Aircraft of the Aces S. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100 b&w and 35 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBT; HBWQ; JWG; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 184 x 8. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855326347
ISBN
9781855326347
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.53

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; BGH; HBJK; HBLW; JP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780767475
ISBN
9781780767475
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 29.18