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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. One January morning in 1734, cloth merchant Peter Collinson hurried down to the docks at London's Custom House to collect cargo just arrived from John Bartram in the American colonies. But it was not bales of cotton that awaited him, but plants and seeds. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; HBTB; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Windmill Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099502371
ISBN
9780099502371
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.46

Hardcover. A fascinating biography, based on private family papers, of the Young Turks' very own 'Lawrence of Arabia', who later fell from grace with Kemal Ataturk Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVT; 1QDT; 3JJ; HBJF1; HBLW; JPSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 145. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers) Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849045780
ISBN
9781849045780
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.94

Paperback. "In December 1937, in what was then the capital of China, one of the most brutal massacres in the long annals of wartime barbarity occurred. The Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking (Na" Num Pages: 304 pages, 40pp b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJH; HBJF; HBLW; HBTZ; HBWQ. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 145 x 210 x 25. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465068364
ISBN
9780465068364
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.50

Paperback. At the end of World War II, working mothers in the USA protested vigorously at the termination of child care subsidies. This text traces grassroots activism and national and local policy debates concerning public funding of children's day care in the two decades after the end of the war. Series: Gender and American Culture. Num Pages: 368 pages, 8 illustrations, 5 tables, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; HBJK; HBLW3; HBTB; JFSJ1; JFSP1; JPQB; KCF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 476. Good copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press North Carolina
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KEX0241225
ISBN
9780807854853
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 11.97

Map. Series: Old O.S. Maps of Lancashire. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JJC; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 122 x 210 x 8. Weight in Grams: 24. Lancashire Sheet 106.10. Series: Old O.S. Maps of Lancashire. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JJC; WQH; WTR. Dimension: 129 x 213 x 1. Weight: 26.
Publisher
The Godfrey Edition
Publication date
1990
Edition
Facsimile of 1906 ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780850542950
ISBN
9780850542950
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.87

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; HBG; HBLW3; HRAM2; JPV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 141 x 210 x 25. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300223637
ISBN
9780300223637
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.82

Paperback. From the brutal murder of John Paas in 1832 and the poisoning of a 70-year-old widow by two young men, to the fatal shooting of a young woman in 1919, and was to become one of the fascinating murder cases in legal history, this title presents a collection of the criminal cases that have taken place in Leicester between the mid-1800s and 1950s. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 150 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEML; 3JH; 3JJ; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948104
ISBN
9780750948104
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.14

Paperback. The 50 Britons who have had most impact on today's world Num Pages: 288 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; BK; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 19. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785780349
ISBN
9781785780349
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.69

Paperback. The extraordinary personal stories of five surviving Battle of Britain pilots Num Pages: 256 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 198 x 27. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445660370
ISBN
9781445660370
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.26

Hardcover. Tells the story of the author's time as Britain's most senior representative in Southern Iraq, trying to keep the region together as the rest of the country descended in to murderous violence. This book provides a portrait of the absurdities of life inside the occupying coalition. Num Pages: 240 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBQ; 3JMC; BGHA; HBJF1; HBLX; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 164 x 30. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845117061
ISBN
9781845117061
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 39.21

Paperback. Recollects wartime in Uxbridge. This book covers various aspects from pre-war to post-war Uxbridge including street scenes, schools, buildings, transport, leisure and entertainment, and personalities. This book is of interest to younger generations growing up in Uxbridge and to those who wish to learn more about the history of the area. Num Pages: 128 pages, 150 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JJH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445434
ISBN
9780752445434
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.14

Paperback. A study of Darwin's Legacy for relegion, ecology and the arts. It argues that poetry can have a profound impact on how we think and feel about the human condition in a Darwinian world. It includes over 50 complete poems and substantial extracts from several more, Holmes shows how poets have responded to the discovery of evolution. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1KBB; 2AB; 3JH; 3JJ; 3JM; DSBF; DSBH; DSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 156 x 236 x 17. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748692071
ISBN
9780748692071
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.66

Hardcover. Churchill dubbed her 'The Beast'. From 1940 to 1944, the RAF sent 700 bombers to sink her: all failed. However, in late 1944, Lancasters sealed her fate with Barnes Wallis' 12,000 lb 'Tallboy' bombs Num Pages: 160 pages, 50 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DFG; 1DNN; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWG; JWLF; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781553183
ISBN
9781781553183
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.01

Hardcover. Num Pages: 60 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 1KBC; 3JJ; 3JM; AJB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 377 x 17. Weight in Grams: 1162.
Publisher
Steidl
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9783958292406
ISBN
9783958292406
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 56.58
€ 44.73

Paperback. * The most up to date and comprehensive guide to events in the European Union* Includes a new a Enlargement Updatea as well as first--hand information about the state of the a Pre--Accession Strategya in regard to Eastern Europe* Includes a new annual overview on the two Presidencies falling into the year under review. . Editor(s): Edwards, Geoffrey; Wiessala, Georg. Series: Journal of Common Market Studies. Num Pages: 260 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 1QFE; 3JJPR; GBCY; JPSN2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 151 x 15. Weight in Grams: 374. Good clean copy of an ex library book with small label on spine and one neat library stamp
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
260
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KEX0225409
ISBN
9780631215981
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 17.70

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 80 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3JJF; HBWN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 157 x 10. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750956512
ISBN
9780750956512
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.14

Paperback. Blair Inc.: The Money, The Power, The Scandals takes a close look at the complex financial structures in Blair's world. From the many layers of tax liability to the multiple conflicts of interest produced by his increasing web of relationships, this book exposes the private dealings of this very public figure. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPR; 3JMC; BGH; HBJD1; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 34. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
John Blake
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784189983
ISBN
9781784189983
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.08

Hardcover. A biography of Richard Crossman, the dedicated radical Labour politician, which offers a picture of his colourful life and demonstrates many connections between his political thinking and the formation of New Labour. It explores the connections between his personal history and his political convictions. Num Pages: 288 pages, 8 integrated halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; BGH; JPFF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 163 x 57. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845115531
ISBN
9781845115531
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 48.11

Hardcover. The links between Napoleon and Italy are too often reduced to its dazzling campaigns of 1796 and 1800. This love story, composed of moments of happiness but also resentment, continued well beyond Marengo. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; HBWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 320 x 230. .
Publisher
Histoire & Collections France
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9782352503231
ISBN
9782352503231
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 35.70

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, 8 black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JB; 3JD; HBJD; HBLH; HRQX5. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415254533
ISBN
9780415254533
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 51.53

Paperback. The first major study of the experiences of the hundreds of thousands of African soldiers who served with the British army during the Second World War. Num Pages: 301 pages, 19, 16 black and white, 3 line drawing. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1H; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTD; HBWQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 234 x 10. Weight in Grams: 544. African Soldiers in the Second World War. 301 pages, 19, 16 black and white, 3 line drawing. The first major study of the experiences of the hundreds of thousands of African soldiers who served with the British army during the Second World War. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1H; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTD; HBWQ. Dimension: 156 x 234 x 10. Weight: 544.
Publisher
James Currey
Number of pages
301
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847010476
ISBN
9781847010476
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 19.17

Paperback. Franco's ruthless pursuit of victory in the Spanish Civil War alone guaranteed him fame and notoriety. Variously courted by the liberal democracies of Britain and France, the Fascist alliance of Hitler and Mussolini and then by anti-communist administrations in Washington, Franco played a major role on the world stage until his death in 1975. Series: Life & Times. Num Pages: 170 pages, 36 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3JJH; 3JJP; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 10. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Haus Publishing
Number of pages
170
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904950325
ISBN
9781904950325
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.63

Paperback. A long-overdue assessment of this innovative artist's works and life Num Pages: 144 pages, 110 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; ACXJ; AFC; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 239 x 284 x 14. Weight in Grams: 838.
Publisher
Philip Wilson Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781300466
ISBN
9781781300466
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 18.82

Paperback. The Home Guard was formed in May 1940, when the dark clouds of war rolled over Britain and the nation stood alone, threatened with a Nazi invasion. This book offers an account of the Home Guard - from the early disorganised days of May 1940 until 'Stand Down' at the close of 1944, by which time they had become a force to be reckoned with. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations, facsims., ports. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWQ; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449463
ISBN
9780752449463
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.14