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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. The shocking true story of a young boy hidden away from his family and the world in a Catholic home for unmarried mothers in 1950s Dublin. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; BTP; HBJD1; HBLW3; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 216.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Harper Element
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0296240
ISBN
9780008127336

€ 4.64

Paperback. In 1997, Tony Blair won the biggest Labour victory in history to sweep the party to power and end eighteen years of Conservative government. He has been one of the most dynamic leaders of modern times. This title reveals this unique political and personal journey, providing an insight into the man, the politician and the statesman. Num Pages: 768 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPR; 3JMC; BM; HBJD1; HBLW3; HBLX; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 55 x 44. Weight in Grams: 586.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
New
SKU
9780099525097
ISBN
9780099525097

€ 17.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. Offers a social, cultural and narrative history of the French Revolution. This title provides an impression of the currents and contradictions which made up this terrible sequence of events. Num Pages: 848 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JF; HBJD; HBLL; HBTV; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 36. Weight in Grams: 600.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141017273
ISBN
9780141017273

€ 24.99
€ 14.93

Paperback. In 1763, Tobias Smollett set sail from Folkestone to Boulogne. He would not return to England for two years, during which time he travelled extensively through much of France and Italy. This title presents a revealing portrait of 18th century Europe at a time when Marie Antoinette had just become queen of all France. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1DST; 3JF; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Tauris Parke Paperbacks
Condition
New
SKU
9781848853058
ISBN
9781848853058

€ 14.99
€ 10.75

Paperback. In 1940 the Chinese writer Chiang Yee arrived in Oxford as a refugee from the London Blitz, his lodgings having been bombed. He paints a revealing picture of Oxford's particular atmosphere, its rituals and traditions. He explores the colleges and other student haunts, but also the city's surrounds. Series: Lost & Found S. Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; 3JJH; DNF; HBJD1; HBWQ; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 205 x 135 x 15. Weight in Grams: 282.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Signal Books Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902669694
ISBN
9781902669694

€ 15.22

Paperback. Traces the turbulent career of one of Ireland's greatest guerrilla commanders and Chief of Staff of the IRA, from his birth in 1893 until his death nearly thirty years later when he was shot dead in the Knockmealdown mountains. Series: Irish Revolutionaries. Num Pages: 288 pages, 16 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 22. Weight in Grams: 298.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The Mercier Press Ltd Cork
Condition
New
SKU
9781856359924
ISBN
9781856359924

€ 15.06

Paperback. The powerful, personal and iconoclastic memoir of David Wojnarowicz, AIDS activist, author and one of the most provocative artists of his generation. With a new introduction by Olivia Laing. Series: Canons. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JJ; ACXJ; AGB; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 29. Weight in Grams: 230.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Canongate Canons
Condition
New
SKU
9781786890276
ISBN
9781786890276

€ 12.99
€ 9.92

Paperback. The fascinating story of a famous Victorian murder case - and the notorious detective who solved it Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; 3JH; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 26. Weight in Grams: 302. Used paperback in good condition. Some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KRF0022973
ISBN
9780747596486

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Kursk is a comprehensive history of the last time that Germany held the strategic initiative in the war against the Soviet Union. The book's authoritative text is complemented with detailed maps that explain the troop movements that took place during the battle. It also includes appendices with information on orders of battle, losses and equipment. Num Pages: 192 pages, 200 photographs. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWLF; JWMV1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 190 x 25. Weight in Grams: 808.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Amber Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782740223
ISBN
9781782740223

€ 23.00
€ 19.75

Paperback. In the MEN AT ARMS series. The first volume on the Austrian army of the nineteenth century. Portraying the changes which took place in the empire over the thirty year period, including wars against France, Prussia and Italy. Details the army which fought the Italian Wars of Independence and the Austro-Prussian War. Series: Men-at-Arms. Num Pages: 48 pages, 50 b&w and 8 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDU; 3JH; HB; JWD; JWM; JWTU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 184 x 4. Weight in Grams: 182.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
48
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855328013
ISBN
9781855328013

€ 15.99
€ 15.14

Paperback. Presents a magisterial narrative of the most turbulent decade in Anglo-Irish history: a decade of unleashed passions that came close to destroying the parliamentary system and to causing civil war in the United Kingdom. Num Pages: 448 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3JJC; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 197 x 28. Weight in Grams: 346.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
9780571297405
ISBN
9780571297405

€ 12.99
€ 7.07

Paperback. A range of textbooks covering many of the options available on GCSE history specifications. Series: Cambridge History Programme Key Stage 4. Num Pages: 66 pages, 4 colour book. BIC Classification: 1HFM; 3J; 4KHT; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 277 x 221 x 4. Weight in Grams: 202.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521576789
ISBN
9780521576789

€ 20.99

Paperback. The colourful story of the two fiercely dependent and ultimately tragic women is told by Alison Plowden, tapping a wealth of contemporary correspondence, journals, memoirs and contemporary press reportage. This book constitutes a real-life Regency romance. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JF; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 212.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941730
ISBN
9780750941730

€ 16.39

Paperback. From the author of The Perfect Storm, a gripping book about Sebastian Junger's almost fatal year with the 2nd battalion of the American Army. Num Pages: 300 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1FCA; 3JMC; BTM; HBWS4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 21. Weight in Grams: 228. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Fourth Estate (GB)
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000307
ISBN
9780007337712

€ 4.64

Paperback. In this history of World War II, the author explores both the technical and the human impact of the conflict. The text concentrates on five crucial battles with the aim of illuminating the war as a whole: Crete, Midway, Falaise, Berlin and Okinawa. Num Pages: 528 pages, 1. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBG; HBJD; HBWQ; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 40. Weight in Grams: 762. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Pimlico
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000315
ISBN
9780712673488

€ 4.64

Paperback. The definitive biography of the father of modern Turkey, a powerful figure in the still-unfolding drama of the Middle East. Num Pages: 560 pages, 18, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVT; 3JJ; BGH; HBJD; HBJF; HBLW; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 154 x 42. Weight in Grams: 752. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
W&N London
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000393
ISBN
9781842125991

€ 4.64

Paperback. A new scholarly edition of Lincoln's writings and speeches providing fresh insight into the man, the politician and political thinker. Editor(s): Ball, Terence. Series: Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Num Pages: 303 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 15. Weight in Grams: 424.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780521722261
ISBN
9780521722261

€ 16.99
€ 16.00

Paperback. Covers the events of the 1916 rising on a day-by-day basis, starting on Easter Sunday - the date originally set for the start - and continuing through to the surrender the following Saturday. This book locates the rising in the Irish historical memory, contrasting its high ideals with the reality of the new state to which it helped give birth. Num Pages: 143 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 183 x 125 x 11. Weight in Grams: 180 129pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Gill and Macmillan Dublin
Number of pages
143
Condition
New
SKU
9780717144167
ISBN
9780717144167

€ 12.99
€ 9.99

Paperback. From best-selling author of 'A Brilliant Little Operation', winner of the British Army Military History prize and the Royal marines History prize for 2013, comes the long neglected D-Day story of the Resistance uprising and subsequent massacre on the Vercors massif - the largest action by the French Resistance during the Second World War. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 38. Weight in Grams: 488. T
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
William Collins
Condition
New
SKU
9780007520817
ISBN
9780007520817

€ 14.99
€ 10.24

Hardcover. The first comprehensive study of sport in Donegal throughout the period from 1880 until 1935. In assessing developments at a local and national level, it examines how structures for competitions and teams underwent a significant change within the county and throughout Ireland from the late Victorian period to the beginning of the Irish Free State. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JH; 3JJ; HBTB; WSBX; WSJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 241 x 33. Weight in Grams: 750.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cork University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781782051206
ISBN
9781782051206

€ 39.99
€ 26.54

Mass Market Paperback. Following his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, chronicled in Homage to Catalonia, the author brings the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, describing with bitter intensity the bright hopes and cynical betrayals of that chaotic episode: the revolutionary euphoria of Barcelona, and more. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3JJG; BM; HBWP; JP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 182 x 113 x 15. Weight in Grams: 154.
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141393025
ISBN
9780141393025

€ 9.99
€ 9.08

Paperback. This first volume of Margaret Thatcher's memoirs, which encompasses the entirety of her career as Prime Minister. Num Pages: 832 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPN; BGHA; BM; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 137 x 59. Weight in Grams: 708.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
HarperPress
Condition
New
SKU
9780007456635
ISBN
9780007456635

€ 21.99
€ 10.94

Paperback. Between 1920 and 1934, the author lived in the remote Spanish village of Yegen. This book depicts his time there, evoking the essence of his rural surroundings and the Spanish way of life before the Civil War. It portrays the landscapes, festivals and folk-lore of the Sierra Nevada, the rivalries, village customs, superstitions and characters. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3JJG; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141189321
ISBN
9780141189321

€ 11.99
€ 9.84

Paperback. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years, Anne describes not only the daily frustrations of living in such close quarters, but also her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up. Illustrator(s): Brockway, Harry. Translator(s): Massotty, Susan. Series: Puffin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; 5AN; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Puffin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141315195
ISBN
9780141315195

€ 9.99
€ 9.03