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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Reg Twigg spends the next three years in hell, moving from jungle camp to jungle camp and building the Burma Railway for the all-conquering Japanese. He was a risk taker whose survival strategies sometimes bordered on genius. Num Pages: 368 pages, 24 pp. BIC Classification: 1FMB; 3JJH; BM; HBJF; HBLL; HBWQ; JWXR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241965115
ISBN
9780241965115
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.82

Paperback. Twelve Years a Slave (1853) is a memoir and slave narrative by Solomon Northup. Northup, a black man who was born free in New York, details his kidnapping and subsequent sale into slavery. After having been kept in bondage for 12 years, he was able to write to friends and family in New York, who were in turn able to secure his release. Editor(s): Griffith, Tom. Series: Wordsworth Classics of World Literature. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBSL; 3JH; BGHA; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 127 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9781840225877
ISBN
9781840225877
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.28

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: 314.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9780099554646
ISBN
9780099554646
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 9.93

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 50 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; 3JJH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750961523
ISBN
9780750961523
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.17

Paperback. A unique document offering unrivalled insight into women's minds and lives during the Second World War. Editor(s): Sheridan, Dorothy. Series: Women in History. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; BG; DN; HBJD1; HBWQ; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842126172
ISBN
9781842126172
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.71

Paperback. A fascinating, lively account of the making of the King James Bible. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), facsims. (some col.), ports. (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTB; HRCG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 127 x 22. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007431007
ISBN
9780007431007
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.18

Paperback. The adventurous young women who sailed to India during the Raj in search of husbands. Perfect for fans of SINGLED OUT - a great book club option. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDB; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBJF; HBLW; HBTQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 199 x 27. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
Phoenix
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753828960
ISBN
9780753828960
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. Help your students achieve their full potential while ensuring pace, enjoyment and motivation with this unique series from the leading history publisher; developed by expert educators who know how to instil deep subject knowledge and an appetite for lifelong learning. Series: Hodder GCSE History for Edexcel. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; 4KHT; YQH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 215 x 276 x 9. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Hodder Education
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Student
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471861819
ISBN
9781471861819
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.26

Hardback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; 3JM; BM; JFCA; UD; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 255 x 21. Weight in Grams: 918.
Publisher
Bonnier Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911274049
ISBN
9781911274049
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 15.70

Paperback. When HMS Beagle sailed out of Devonport on 27 December 1831, Charles Darwin was twenty-two and setting off on the voyage of a lifetime. This title reprints his journal, in a shortened form, that shows a naturalist making patient observations concerning geology, natural history, people, places and events. Editor(s): Browne, Janet; Neve, Michael. Num Pages: 448 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 3JH; WN; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Edition
Abridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140432688
ISBN
9780140432688
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.82

Hardback. America's leading essayist on the frantic retreat of democracy, in the fire and smoke of the war on terror Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JMG; JP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 255 x 225 x 39. Weight in Grams: 770.
Publisher
Verso Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784787110
ISBN
9781784787110
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 27.89

paperback. This book explores the history and the construction of memory in Prussia's and Germany's anti-Napoleonic wars of 1806-15. Translator(s): Selwyn, Pamela. Num Pages: 497 pages, 3 b/w illus. 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; HBWH; HBWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 30. Weight in Grams: 668.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521152303
ISBN
9780521152303
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 36.99

Paperback. During WWII, on one raid alone, Nuremburg March 1944, more Bomber Command airmen lost their lives than were lost in the Battle of Britain. These were ordinary men who became part of extraordinary events. One such was Arthur Darlow, the author's grandfather - a pilot of a Lancaster crew in 405 RCAF crew. In this title, their story is recreated. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16pp b&w photos. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Grub Street United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908117267
ISBN
9781908117267
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.50

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSK; HPCD; HPN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 13. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350025684
ISBN
9781350025684
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 25.06

Hardback. This volume explores the experience of everyday life in Scotland during a period of immense political, social and economic change. Editor(s): Foyster, Elizabeth A; Whatley, Christopher A. Series: A History of Everyday Life in Scotland. Num Pages: 352 pages, 42 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JD; 3JF; HBJD1; HBLH; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 630.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748619641
ISBN
9780748619641
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 126.45
€ 121.92

Hardback. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16 black & white illustrations, 8 black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 254 x 24. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750964814
ISBN
9780750964814
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.21

Paperback.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
First Edition Thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674011298
ISBN
9780674011298
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 32.17

Paperback. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
420
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844156573
ISBN
9781844156573
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 31.54

Hardcover. Num Pages: 450 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 307 x 221 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1974.
Publisher
CASEMATE UK LTD
Number of pages
420
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9782840483472
ISBN
9782840483472
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 114.52
€ 107.89

Paperback. This volume contains, in a new translation, a selection of his most famous and enduring verse explorations of love, such as 'I Loved You', 'Night' and 'I Well Recall a Wondrous Meeting', pieces which are crowning achievements of the European canon and still have the same timeless emotional resonance today. Translator(s): Clarke, Roger. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JM; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128. .
Publisher
Alma Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847496898
ISBN
9781847496898
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. Reveals a world where a suitcase can comment on politics and a marionette can play Faust. This work is a practical exploration of the use of puppets and objects, and how they are used with light, shadows and sound in performance. Num Pages: 160 pages, 111 colour photographs, 6 line drawings. BIC Classification: 3JMC; ASZM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 160 x 10. Weight in Grams: 346. A Practical Guide. 160 pages, 111 colour photographs, 6 line drawings. Reveals a world where a suitcase can comment on politics and a marionette can play Faust. This work is a practical exploration of the use of puppets and objects, and how they are used with light, shadows and sound in performance. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 3JMC; ASZM. Dimension: 233 x 160 x 10. Weight: 348.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861269607
ISBN
9781861269607
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.12

Paperback. The 1660s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the Restoration, the Dutch War, the Great Plague, the Fire of London. This book offers an eyewitness account along with lively descriptions of the author's socializing, his amorous entanglements, his theater-going & music-making. Editor(s): Latham, Robert. Num Pages: 1152 pages, 6 maps, 2 family trees. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; BGH; BJ; HBJD1; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 48. Weight in Grams: 768.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages
1152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141439938
ISBN
9780141439938
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 17.73

Paperback. In the late-19th and early-20th centuries, thousands of black and white southerners left farms and rural towns to try their fate in the region's cities. Focusing on Nashville and its Middle Tennessee hinterland, this work explores the impetus for this migration and illuminates its effects. Num Pages: 280 pages, 18 illustrations, 18 tables, 4 maps, 14 figures, notes, index. BIC Classification: 1KBBSN; 3JH; 3JJC; HBJK; HBLL; HBLW; HBTB; JFSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press Chapel Hill
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0228275
ISBN
9780807854846
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Hardback. A comprehensive history of the social and political aspects of vaccination in the United States, this work tells the story of how vaccination became a widely accepted public health measure over the course of the twentieth century. It examines the strategies that health officials have used to gain public acceptance of vaccines. Series: California/ Milbank Books on Health & the Public. Num Pages: 349 pages, 22 b&w illlustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; MBN; MBX; MJCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 163 x 27. Weight in Grams: 820.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
349
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520247499
ISBN
9780520247499
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 81.62
€ 63.14

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