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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. From Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird, a vivid memoir of an American childhood spent in the midst of the Arab-Israeli conflict in Jerusalem Num Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; BM; HBJF1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 314.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849831048
ISBN
9781849831048

€ 11.99
€ 9.79

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
472
Condition
New
SKU
V9781852850227
ISBN
9781852850227

€ 238.30

Paperback. In the early twenty-first century animals are news. This title looks at the cultural and social role of animals from 1800 to the present at the way in which visual images and myths captured the popular imagination and encouraged sympathy for animals and outrage at their exploitation. Num Pages: 272 pages, 40 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; HBTB; JFC; JFFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 160 x 16. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Reaktion Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861890610
ISBN
9781861890610

€ 27.68

Paperback. The year is 1941 and World War II is still in its relative infancy. But for air gunner Sergeant Jack Newton his involvement in the action he wants so badly, comes soon enough - on his first bombing raid over Germany. He was married to 23-year-old girl leader of the Comete Line, whose name is Andree de Jongh. Code name - Dedee. This is their story. Num Pages: 192 pages, 39. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BGH; HBJD; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 15. Weight in Grams: 306.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781862274280
ISBN
9781862274280

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. 18th century literary salon hostess Lively debauched youth, would even shock modern society Witty correspondence with key thinkers of the time: Voltaire and Horace Walpole Translator(s): Waugh, Teresa. Num Pages: 488 pages, 8. BIC Classification: 3JD; 3JF; BGH; HBJD; HBLH; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 139 x 216 x 36. Weight in Grams: 618.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Peter Halban Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
488
Condition
New
SKU
V9781870015790
ISBN
9781870015790

€ 15.99
€ 12.37

Paperback. Every day for nine months from September 1944, British Commonwealth and Norwegian airmen flew from Banff, and Peterhead in Scotland to target German U-Boats, merchantment and freighters in the fjords and leads of Norway, encountering the Luftwaffe and flakships every step of the way. This book records their contribution to winning the world war. Num Pages: 192 pages, 32pp photos. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Edition
Updated Ed
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906502133
ISBN
9781906502133

€ 26.20

Paperback. Established in 1917 to train Royal Flying Corps aircrew during WWI, Duxford was also the base for two United States Aero Squadrons, 137 and 159, and by the end was a mobilisation airfield for three DH9 day bomber squadrons. This work is suitable for the collector, historian or veteran of the times. Num Pages: 160 pages, over 200 b/w and colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; 3JJ; AJC; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 197 x 11. Weight in Grams: 632.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906502331
ISBN
9781906502331

€ 23.13

Hardcover. Formed within days of the illustrious 617 Squadron, 618's primary objective was to mount a daylight low-level attack by Mosquitos on the German battleship Tirpitz within hours of the attack on the Ruhr dams. This title sets out the technicalities of developing the 'bouncing bomb'. Num Pages: 208 pages, photos throughout. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBLW; HBWQ; JWF; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 167 x 24. Weight in Grams: 512.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906502515
ISBN
9781906502515

€ 33.89

Paperback. Ken 'Hawkeye' Lee, Terry Clark, Tony Pickering, John Ellacombe and Pete Olver - five special airmen who earned the right to wear the Battle of Britain clasp with pride. All fought through the Battle and Blitz, all served and survived to the end of the war, but not all came out unscathed. This book tells their stories. Num Pages: 256 pages, 16pp b&w photos. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; BM; HBJD1; HBWQ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781906502829
ISBN
9781906502829

€ 18.53

Paperback. The real Top Gun - the dramatic account of the US Navy's fighter pilots and how they took back the skies over Vietnam Num Pages: 320 pages, 20. BIC Classification: 1FMV; 1KBB; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; HBJF; HBLW3; HBWS2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 300 x 20. Weight in Grams: 222.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908059000
ISBN
9781908059000

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Hardcover. Squadron Leader Alfie Fripp (RAF Retd) was the oldest surviving and longest-serving British PoW until his death in 2012 - last of the so-called '39-ers'. Held during World War II in the Nazi PoW camp of Stalag Luft III in Sagan, he was a veteran of the real Great Escape in which he took an active role. This book tells his remarkable story. Num Pages: 169 pages, 16pp black and white photos. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BGH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 166 x 20. Weight in Grams: 480.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Number of pages
169
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909166158
ISBN
9781909166158

€ 30.81

Hardcover. By any measure, Andy Wiseman (born Weizman) is a lucky man. The only son of a Polish father and an American mother, Andy was born and grew up in Berlin, just as Adolf Hitler was coming to power. Num Pages: 196 pages, With Photo Inserts. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BM; HBJD; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 242 x 24. Weight in Grams: 532.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Grub Street Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909808256
ISBN
9781909808256

€ 33.89

Hardcover. In what has been described as 'the greatest raid of them all', Operation Chariot saw heavy destruction of the enemy-occupied port of St Nazaire by British forces. Winged Chariot examines the role that the RAF played during this epic raid on 28th March 1942. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 241 x 30. Weight in Grams: 554.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Grub Street Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910690246
ISBN
9781910690246

€ 33.89

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Haymarket Books United States
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781931859547
ISBN
9781931859547

€ 16.99
€ 16.14

Hardcover. Swan & Maclaren were the most prominent and prestigious architectural practice working in Singapore during the later part of the British era. This book offers a history of Singapore through its Architecture. Num Pages: 240 pages, 300 colour. BIC Classification: 1FMS; 3JH; 3JJ; AMB; AMX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 228. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Oro Editions United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781935935476
ISBN
9781935935476

€ 41.99
€ 32.21

Hardback. Num Pages: 84 pages. BIC Classification: 1DNS; 3JJ; 3JM; AGN; AJB; AJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 330 x 260. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Steidl Publishers Germany
Number of pages
84
Condition
New
SKU
V9783958291966
ISBN
9783958291966

€ 51.99
€ 36.97

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

€ 25.28

Paperback. Video Green examines the explosion of late 1990s Los Angeles art driven by high-profile graduate programs. Series: Semiotext(e) / Active Agents. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; 3JJPR; ACX; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 227 x 19. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Autonomedia United States
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781584350224
ISBN
9781584350224

€ 19.99
€ 16.53

Paperback. Brings together essays by filmmakers, exhibitors, cultural critics, and scholars from multiple generations of the New York Downtown scene to illuminate individual films and filmmakers and explore the creation of a Downtown Canon, the impact of AIDS on younger filmmakers, community access cable television broadcasts, and more. Editor(s): Hawkins, Joan. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JJP; APF; APT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 172 x 27. Weight in Grams: 750.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Intellect Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783204229
ISBN
9781783204229

€ 48.99
€ 46.38

Paperback. The full story of the most terrible siege in history when over a million people perished, illustrated by pictures recently released from Russian archives. Num Pages: 368 pages, 16. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 310.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Cassell
Condition
New
SKU
V9780304366729
ISBN
9780304366729

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. This study places interwar European in its historical context and analyses its relationship with other right-wing authoritarian movements and regimes. It explores Fascism not only in germany and Italy, but across the entire Europen continent. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations facsimiles, maps, portraits. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; JPFQ. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 234 x 157 x 12. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582070219
ISBN
9780582070219

€ 52.61

Paperback. This is a clear, objective up-to-date account of the Liberal Party covering the key period, 1910xxx;1931. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 112 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJC; 3JJF; 3JJG; HBJD1; HBTB; JPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 7. Weight in Grams: 314.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Longman
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582277335
ISBN
9780582277335

€ 47.27

Paperback. This study analyzes the structure of early modern English society, including sections on geographical mobility and family and kinship. The book also examines changing material conditions and changing ideas. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 160 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; HBJD1; HBLC; HBLH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 213 x 141 x 10. Weight in Grams: 210.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582294424
ISBN
9780582294424

€ 47.27

Paperback. This source book chronicles the history of the most controversial conflict of the 20th century, beginning with the birth of the Vietnamese communist party in 1930 and ending with the Vietnamese revolution in 1975. The text combines short essays with original documents to illustrate the debate. Series Editor(s): Bennett, Harry. Series: Documents in Contemporary History. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMV; 1KBB; 3JJ; HBG; HBJF; HBLW; HBWS2; JPS; JWL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 154 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719054907
ISBN
9780719054907

€ 20.44