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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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

€ 30.82

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

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. In this revised edition, Zara S. Steiner and Keith Neilson maintain the view that Britain was forced into World War I in order to preserve the European balance of power and Britain's favourable position within it. Series: Making of the Twentieth Century. Num Pages: 352 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJC; HBJD1; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 139 x 214 x 20. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333734674
ISBN
9780333734674

€ 46.57

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

€ 17.95

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

€ 6.43

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

€ 34.69

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

€ 16.54

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

€ 11.99
€ 9.89

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

€ 13.99
€ 11.56

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

€ 28.84

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

€ 16.51

Paperback. A fascinating insight into the detective who was responsible for hunting Jack the Ripper Num Pages: 208 pages, 41 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 13. Weight in Grams: 196. 208 pages, 41 illustrations. A fascinating insight into the detective who was responsible for hunting Jack the Ripper. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; BTC. Dimension: 198 x 126 x 13. Weight: 196.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing Plc
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445608273
ISBN
9781445608273

€ 20.28

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

€ 25.28

Paperback. Offers an account of how the tide was turned against the Nazis by the Allies in the Second World War. This book reveals the role of the problem-solvers and middle-men who made it happen - like Major-General Perry Hobart, who invented the 'funny tanks' which flattened the D-Day beaches. Num Pages: 464 pages, 16 pp b/w inset. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
PENGUIN BOOKS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141036090
ISBN
9780141036090

€ 14.99
€ 11.72

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

€ 23.75

Hardcover. Introducing young children to historical events with a global significance, the illustrated 'Fact Cat' character helps readers discover answers to key questions. Series: Fact Cat: History. Num Pages: 24 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; 4KHF; 5AF; YNH; YNM. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 202 x 232 x 11. Weight in Grams: 248.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526300973
ISBN
9781526300973

€ 15.99
€ 12.49

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

€ 58.29
€ 45.98

Hardcover. Rarely has an air force gone into combat as poorly prepared and outgunned as the Royal Hellenic Air Force had to when Mussolinis Italy dragged Greece into war on 28 October 1940. Num Pages: 192 pages, approx 20 b/w photos in 1 x 8pp plate section, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 242 x 11. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848847989
ISBN
9781848847989

€ 26.99
€ 19.97

Paperback. In 1939 Swiss travel writer and journalist Ella K Maillart set off on an epic journey from Geneva to Kabul with fellow writer Annemarie Schwarzenbach in a brand new Ford. This book is about their journey and towards the end of the trip the women's increasingly troubled relationship takes center stage. Num Pages: 240 pages, 13 halftones, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3JJ; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 142 x 14. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226033044
ISBN
9780226033044

€ 18.93

Hardcover. Num Pages: 160 pages, 160 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJPK; WSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 299 x 20. Weight in Grams: 1030.
Publisher
Halsgrove United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857041890
ISBN
9780857041890

€ 26.99
€ 23.39

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

€ 4.64

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

€ 16.54

Paperback. Written by former member of the IRA and police informant, this book tells the story of revolutionary James Connolly, his role in the 1916 Easter Rising, and his subsequent influence both on the author himself, and on 20th century Irish politics. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; BGH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
Random House UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784751807
ISBN
9781784751807

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

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

€ 10.99
€ 9.26