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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Hardcover. A kaleidoscopic picture of British society in the year of the Battle of Waterloo, evoking the sights, sounds and smells of a defining moment in modern British history. Num Pages: 352 pages, 8pp colour illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 156 x 29. Weight in Grams: 564.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781858219
ISBN
9781781858219
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 21.99

Hardcover. Rediscover the events, characters and pioneering spirit that helped create the modern world in 1847, this eclectic collection of events, stories and character portraits. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; HBG; HBLL; HBTB; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 292 x 37. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
Gill Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717168347
ISBN
9780717168347
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 22.91

Paperback. * A brilliant, colourful narrative history of a pivotal year in European history Num Pages: 480 pages, Section: 16, b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 32. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349118642
ISBN
9780349118642
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 44 black & white illustrations, 16 black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DSM; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 157 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750966108
ISBN
9780750966108
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.67

Hardcover. From the Wetterhorn in 1854 to the Matterhorn in 1865 - from triumph to tragedy - the Alps were conquered in a decade. It was what Reverend W.A.B. Coolidge called the 'golden age of alpinism. 1865: the Golden Age of Mountaineering, by Gilles Modica, documents this great time in the history of alpinism. Translator(s): Dusinberre, Deke. Num Pages: 400 pages, 350 colour and black and white photographs and illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFHA; 3JH; AJC; WSBX; WSZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 241 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1848.
Publisher
Vertebrate Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910240526
ISBN
9781910240526
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 42.64

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780748694662
ISBN
9780748694662
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 16.57

Paperback. Deliver engaging, enquiry-driven lessons and help pupils gain a coherent chronological understanding of and across periods studied with this complete offering for Key Stage 3 History. Designed for the 2014 National Curriculum this learning package makes history inspiring to learn. Series: Making Sense of History. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJ; 3JM; 4KHN; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 279 x 214 x 10. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Hodder Education
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471805967
ISBN
9781471805967
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.50

Paperback. Curiosity about Antarctica was at fever pitch, and between 1910 and 1914 five teams of intrepid explorers embarked on the greatest race of the era, to travel beyond the edges of the known world and conquer this last great frontier. This title reveals why 1912 witnessed the dawn of a new age in our understanding of the natural world. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; HBJQ; HBLW; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 148 x 29. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
KOC0021965
ISBN
9781845952105
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Paperback. Forever in the shadow of the war which followed, 1913 is usually seen as little more than the antechamber to apocalypse. This title proposes a strikingly different portrait, returning the world in that year to its contemporary freshness, its future still undecided, its outlook still open. Num Pages: 544 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJC; HBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 40. Weight in Grams: 508.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099575788
ISBN
9780099575788
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.72

Paperback.
Publisher
The O'Brien Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9781847175830
ISBN
9781847175830
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Paperback. Translator(s): Whiteside, Shaun; Searle, Jamie. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJC; HBG; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 19. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Clerkenwell Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846689611
ISBN
9781846689611
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.57

Paperback. On the eve of the 100th anniversary of that terrible year, this book takes the reader on a journey into the labyrinth, to reveal the complexity, the layered motives, the flawed and disturbed minds that drove the world to war. Num Pages: 880 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBG; HBJD; HBLW; HBW; HBWN; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Black Swan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552779852
ISBN
9780552779852
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.27

Paperback. In the summer of 1914 Europe exploded into a frenzy of mass violence. The war that followed had global repercussions, destroying four empires and costing millions of lives. This title re-examines the causes, course and impact of this 'war to end war', placing it in the context of its era and exposing its underlying dynamics. Num Pages: 784 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBG; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 141 x 196 x 36. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
784
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780718197957
ISBN
9780718197957
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 16.38

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJF; DNF; HBJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 182 x 14. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Pushkin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782271185
ISBN
9781782271185
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.14

Paperback. 'No part of the Great War compares in interest with its opening', wrote Churchill. In this history, the author brings his experience as a professional soldier to bear on the circumstances, events, actions and individuals and speculates - tantalizingly - on what might have been.. Num Pages: 624 pages, 2 x b&w plates sections plus extensive original maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 40. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Bantam
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857500595
ISBN
9780857500595
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Pluto Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780745336329
ISBN
9780745336329
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 13.41

Paperback. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Paperbacks
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408834329
ISBN
9781408834329
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.24

Paperback. The story of the traumatic aftermath of Ireland's Easter Rising of 1916, and of the emergence of two Irish states - one green, one orange - from the embers of bloody conflict. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJ; 3JM; HBJD1; HBLW; HBLX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784080112
ISBN
9781784080112
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 9.91

Hardcover. A handbook to the events and locations of the Easter 1916 Rising. This '1916 bible' will be invaluable to anyone with an interest in recent Irish history who wants to separate the facts from the fiction. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130. .
Publisher
O'Brien Press Ltd Ireland
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847175991
ISBN
9781847175991
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.69

Paperback. The story of the huge mobile battles of 1918, which finally ended the Great War. Num Pages: 560 pages, black & white illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 37. Weight in Grams: 416.
Publisher
Phoenix
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753826898
ISBN
9780753826898
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.28

Hardcover. A survey of the phenomena of the 1900s and the first years of the new millennium. It analyses and presents the hugely diverse world of artistic production between the two world wars, taking into consideration not only the environment that took shape in the immediate wake of the First World War, but also the evolution of an avant-garde. Series: Art of the Twentieth Century. Num Pages: 448 pages, 400 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJG; 3JJH; ACXD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 287 x 226 x 42. Weight in Grams: 2402.
Publisher
Skira Italy
Number of pages
448
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9788876248047
ISBN
9788876248047
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 36.88

Paperback. How does a society recover from a devastating war? This title uncovers the hardships and stresses of the age, strains which manifested in the general strike of 1926. It offers insights into the difficult time period for Britain and the people tasked with its recovery. Series: Shire Living Histories. Num Pages: 80 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJG; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 149 x 209 x 6. Weight in Grams: 200. New.
Publisher
Shire
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
9780747807926
ISBN
9780747807926
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.16

Paperback. Series: Dover Fashion and Costumes. Num Pages: 128 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 3JJG; AKTA; HBT; JFCK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 283 x 213 x 6. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. United States
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
4th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486402932
ISBN
9780486402932
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 15.15

Paperback. In the 1930s Britain experienced an economic crisis, with high unemployment, wage cuts, benefit cuts and a deterioration in living standards. It was a decade noted for its austerity. Yet industrial output saw remarkable growth between 1935 and 1938. This title provides a portrait of this decade in British social history. Series: Shire Living Histories. Num Pages: 80 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 148 x 7. Weight in Grams: 204. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
9780747807797
ISBN
9780747807797
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.92