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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Luftwaffe aerial reconnaissance photographed all of Great Britain. In June 1945 a British intelligence unit stumbled upon 16 tonnes of pictures, dumped in a barn in the Bavarian forest. The original Luftwaffe archive was destroyed at the end of the war, and this discovery was an incomplete German Intelligence copy. This book reproduces 220 images. Num Pages: 224 pages, 277 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; AJC; HBJD1; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 247 x 21. Weight in Grams: 642.
Publisher
Fonthill Media United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781551196
ISBN
9781781551196
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.05

Hardcover. Luftwaffe aerial reconnaissance photographed all of Great Britain. In June 1945 a British intelligence unit stumbled upon 16 tonnes of pictures, dumped in a barn in the Bavarian forest. The original Luftwaffe archive was destroyed at the end of the war, and this discovery was an incomplete German Intelligence copy. This book reproduces 220 images Num Pages: 224 pages, 220 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; AJC; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 19. Weight in Grams: 726.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781551059
ISBN
9781781551059
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 22.04

Paperback. The gripping true story of a life-long forger working for the French Resistance and clandestine organizations, told to his daughter. Translator(s): Mitchell, Mike (Lecturer in German, University of Stirling). Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJ; BM; JFSR1; JKVG; JPW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 18. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
DoppelHouse Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780997003475
ISBN
9780997003475
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.34

Paperback. Series: SHP Advanced History Core Texts. Num Pages: 280 pages, b&w illustrationsand photos. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JJC; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; YQH. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 276 x 216 x 14. Weight in Grams: 766.
Publisher
Hodder Education United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719573415
ISBN
9780719573415
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.26

Hardcover. A hilarious childhood memoir from one of Ireland's funniest comedians. Num Pages: 392 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; ASZB; BM; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 225 x 36. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Gill Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717170371
ISBN
9780717170371
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 15.80

Paperback. Enormously influential in the development of American literature, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn remains a controversial novel at the centre of impassioned critical debate. This edition discusses all the current issues and the evolution of Mark Twain's penetrating genius. Editor(s): Elliott, Emory. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2ABM; 3JH; FC; YFA. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 194 x 128 x 18. Weight in Grams: 248.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
SKU
KTG0021179
ISBN
9780199536559
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Paperback. Enormously influential in the development of American literature, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn remains a controversial novel at the centre of impassioned critical debate. This edition discusses all the current issues and the evolution of Mark Twain's penetrating genius. Editor(s): Elliott, Emory. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2ABM; 3JH; FC; YFA. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 194 x 128 x 18. Weight in Grams: 248. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Reprint
SKU
KKD0004811
ISBN
9780199536559
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Hardcover. The 'blitz' - the period of Nazi bombing campaigns on civilian Britain during World War II - was a formative period for British national identity. Series: International Library of Twentieth Century History. Num Pages: 304 pages, 40 integrated bw. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBLW; HBWQ; JPVN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 140 x 27. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780764344
ISBN
9781780764344
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 112.50

Paperback. Examines the Russian experience in that most recent war in Afghanistan (after Alexander's conquests and the many British imperial wars and skirmishes). Largely basing his account on Russian sources and interviews, the author shows the war through the eyes of the Russians themselves - politicians, soldiers, advisers, journalists, and women. Num Pages: 432 pages, colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1FCA; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; HBJD; HBJF; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 30. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Profile Books Ltd
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846680625
ISBN
9781846680625
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, 300 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FCA; 3JM; GTJ; HBWS4; JPWL; JWD; JWLF. Category: (ES) Secondary; (G) General (US: Trade); (L) ELT / TEFL; (P) Professional & Vocational; (UA) A / AS level; (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 213 x 306 x 12. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
DRA Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955781339
ISBN
9780955781339
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 23.51

Hardcover. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 304 pages, 12 bw integrated, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FCA; 3JJPN; HBJF1; HBLW3; HBLX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 243 x 165 x 36. Weight in Grams: 686.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784530815
ISBN
9781784530815
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 112.50

Paperback. Describes the events surrounding the Soviet invasion in 1979 and the encounter between the military superpower and the poorly armed Afghans. Num Pages: 392 pages, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 1FCA; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; HBJD; HBJF; HBLW3; JPS; JPVR; JWL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 151 x 228 x 25. Weight in Grams: 596.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520208933
ISBN
9780520208933
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 31.74

Paperback. Translator(s): Parmee, Douglas. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 10. Weight in Grams: 150.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
The New York Review of Books, Inc United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9781590172599
ISBN
9781590172599
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.34

Hardcover. Portugal's poor military performance in the First World War, notably in Africa, restricted Afonso Costa's (1871-1937) ability to secure his diplomatic aims which, in any case, were highly unrealistic. Nevertheless, his loyal press in Portugal described him as the leader of the small nations', and reported his every statement as a major triumph. Series Editor(s): Sharp, Alan. Series: Makers of the Modern World. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DSP; 3JJF; BGH; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 207 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Haus Publishing Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905791873
ISBN
9781905791873
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.09

Paperback. Afoot in England recounts Hudson's wanderings from village to village across the south of England, from Surrey to Devon and Cornwall, and along the East Anglian coast. It speaks as powerfully today of the simple pleasures of the English countryside as when it was first published in 1909. Num Pages: 199 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJC; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 17. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
John Beaufoy Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909612563
ISBN
9781909612563
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.47

Hardcover. Sebastiao Salgado is one the most respected photojournalists. His work concentrates on Africa, where he has shot more than 40 reportage works over a period of 30 years. This book brings together Salgado's photos of Africa in three parts. It is a document of Africa and also an homage to the continent's history, people, and natural phenomena. Editor(s): Salgado, Lelia Wanick. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; AJB; AJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 270 x 372 x 37. Weight in Grams: 3236.
Publisher
Taschen
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Multilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9783822856215
ISBN
9783822856215
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 65.11
€ 55.87

Paperback. A genuinely comparative study of the different trajectories and experiences of independent African states. This expanded, revised and updated new edition of an established text now includes the latest scholarship and features more on issues such as AIDS, urbanisation, South Sudan, questions of citizenship and the importance of transnational spaces. Num Pages: 680 pages, 14 black & white tables, 6 black & white halftones, 8 maps. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJH; HBLW3; HBLX. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 34. Weight in Grams: 1024.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
680
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230272880
ISBN
9780230272880
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.74

Paperback. In the spring of 2015, the author set out from the heart of Cairo on his latest world record attempt - cycling solo, the length of Africa, intending to ride to Cape Town in under 50 days. In this book, he brings Africa to life in all its complex glory, friendship and curiosity, while inspiring us all to question the bounds of what is possible. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JMG; WSQ; WTLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 197 x 25. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Corgi Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552172479
ISBN
9780552172479
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.44

Paperback. Recounts the opposition to British and French rule practised both by Africans living on the continent and by European anticolonialists and members of the Black Diaspora. This book covers campaigns waged by an early incarnation of the ANC and other groups in South Africa who fought against legal and other aspects of white minority rule. Num Pages: 494 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 1H; 3JJG; HBJH; HBLW; HBTQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 142 x 24. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Hurst & Co.
Number of pages
494
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850659365
ISBN
9781850659365
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.27

Hardcover. Political history of Africa since independence movements Num Pages: 500 pages. BIC Classification: 1HF; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJH; HBLW3; HBLX; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 768.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
500
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849045155
ISBN
9781849045155
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 40.09

Paperback. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 1HF; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJH; HBLW3; HBLX; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 197 x 27. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141984094
ISBN
9780141984094
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.44

Paperback. Translator(s): Millar, Peter. Num Pages: 210 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFGK; 1HFMN; 3JM; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 139 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Arcadia Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908129451
ISBN
9781908129451
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.03

Hardcover. A revised and updated edition of this magisterial and sweeping history of modern Africa. Num Pages: 1232 pages, 5x4 b/w plates. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJH; HBLW3; HBLX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Second Edition, Second edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786490360
ISBN
9781786490360
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 48.99
€ 36.27

Paperback. Tells the story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. This book covers a typical day for the author that involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat of poaching for the ivory trade. Num Pages: 352 pages, 24 pages black and white and colour. BIC Classification: 1HFGK; 3JJP; 3JM; BM; PSVW7; RNKH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 197 x 23. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Penguin Books
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780670919710
ISBN
9780670919710
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.41

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