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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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

€ 19.99
€ 18.08

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
€ 14.83

Paperback. Analysing a range of sources, including sexology texts, early cinema, and African American literature, the author argues that the emerging understanding of homosexuality depended on the context of the black/white "colour line," the dominant system of racial distinction during the late nineteenth century. Series: Series Q. Num Pages: 272 pages, 6 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLL; HBLW; JFC; JFSK; JFSL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 229 x 21. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822324430
ISBN
9780822324430
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 26.73

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
€ 19.13

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

€ 16.30

Paperback. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; BGL; DSBH; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 216 x 58. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
Ally
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780993473494
ISBN
9780993473494
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.09

Hardcover. The catalogue to accompany a major solo presentation of the work of the influential New York-based painter and ceramicist Mary Heilmann, her first in a public institution in the UK in 15 years. Editor(s): Yee, Lydia. Num Pages: 192 pages, 100 colour. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; 3JM; ACXD9; AFC; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 275 x 19. Weight in Grams: 1102.
Publisher
Whitechapel Gallery
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780854882472
ISBN
9780854882472
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 26.31

Hardcover. A new edition of a classic and sought-after book is the final volume in a superb series of five covering the era 1815-1960 . Num Pages: 224 pages, 250 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBW; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 258 x 301 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1364.
Publisher
Seaforth Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848322585
ISBN
9781848322585
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 36.23

Paperback. A photographic history of Soviet Cold War weaponry from the 1950s to 1980s. Num Pages: 160 pages, 200 illustrations, colour and black and white. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 3JJP; HBTW; HBWS; JWMC; JWMV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 260 x 190 x 10. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Pen & Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473823617
ISBN
9781473823617
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.55

Paperback. The Canalsdie Industries of Birmingham and The Black Country Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JH; HBTK; WGGN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 249 x 18. Weight in Grams: 596.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432625
ISBN
9780752432625
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.36

Paperback. The best, the fastest, the hippest and the most unorthodox account ever published of the US presidential electoral process in all its madness and corruption. Illustrator(s): Steadman, Ralph. Series: Harper Perennial Modern Classics. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPL; HBJK; HBLW3; JPHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 33. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
paperback / softback
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007204489
ISBN
9780007204489
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.16

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752498768
ISBN
9780752498768
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.38

Paperback. Duncan Cameron Mackenzie has written an honest and humorous memoir about his life up to the age of 16, living on Burray, one of the Orkney Islands off the north coast of Scotland. Editor(s): Mulhern, Mark A. Series: Flashbacks. Num Pages: 144 pages, 20 black/white. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHF; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 9. Weight in Grams: 144.
Publisher
NMSE - Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905267545
ISBN
9781905267545
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.10

Paperback. Fully revised edition of Paul Reed's classic walker's guide to the Ypres Salient. Tours of all the most famous sites: Ypres, Yser, Sanctuary Wood, Bellewaarde Ridge, Zillebeke, Hill 60, Passchendaele, Messines, Kemmel, Ploegsteert. Num Pages: 256 pages, 150 Colour and Black & White Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDB; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781590034
ISBN
9781781590034
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.38

Hardcover. 1 million American soldiers passed through Australia between 1942 and 1945 as part of America's strategy to defeat Japan. In the pithy prose of the soldier's pocketbook series, this guide captures the essence of Australians, their vocabulary; their attitude to the Yanks, the British, the War and the world with remarkable humour. Series: Instructions for Servicemen. Num Pages: 72 pages, 20 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1MBF; 3JJH; HBJM; HBWQ; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 104 x 10. Weight in Grams: 100. Series: Instructions for Servicemen. 72 pages, 20 black & white illustrations. 1 million American soldiers passed through Australia between 1942 and 1945 as part of America's strategy to defeat Japan. In the pithy prose of the soldier's pocketbook series, this guide captures the essence of Australians, their vocabulary; their attitude to the Yanks, the British, the War and the world with remarkable humour. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1MBF; 3JJH; HBJM; HBWQ; JWT. Dimension: 121 x 148 x 10. Weight: 100.
Publisher
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Number of pages
72
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851243952
ISBN
9781851243952
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 8.12

Hardcover. On 2 April 1912, Titanic left Belfast for the last time, sailing from the Harland and Wolff shipyard to Southampton. Just under two weeks later, the ship plunged through two miles of freezing water to the ocean floor, and more than 1,500 people lost their lives. Num Pages: 224 pages, Fully illustrated. BIC Classification: 1QSAN; 3JJC; HBTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 283 x 225 x 13. Weight in Grams: 1396.
Publisher
Blackstaff Pr
Number of pages
246
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Illustrated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856408656
ISBN
9780856408656
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 21.25

Paperback. Villers-Bretonneux was the key to the strategically important communications centre of Amiens, a principal objective of the German offensive that began in March 1918. This story tells how the initiative fell to brigade and battalion commanders and how units were hastily cobbled together to stem the German tide. Num Pages: 160 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 121 x 35. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844150618
ISBN
9781844150618
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.25

Paperback. Begins by addressing the problems associated with performing Mozart's piano music on "modern" instruments. This work moves through each element of performance - from dynamics to tempo and rhythm, articulation, ornamentation, embellishments, and cadenzas. It also addresses problems of "text" (scholarship on Mozart's scores). Num Pages: 496 pages, 1200 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 3JF; AVGC4; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 251 x 180 x 26. Weight in Grams: 888.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415977517
ISBN
9780415977517
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 68.07

Paperback. An introduction to Europe between 1500 and 1800. "Early modern" is the term used by historians for the period between the end of the Middle Ages and the start of the 19th century. It examines society, religion, the economy and politics. Editor(s): Cameron, Euan K. Num Pages: 440 pages, numerous halftones. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; 3JH; HBJD; HBLH; HBLL. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 662.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
440
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198207603
ISBN
9780198207603
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.12

Paperback. Tomas O'Crohan was born on the Great Blasket Island in 1856 and died there in 1937, a great master of his native Irish. He shared to the full the perilous life of a primitive community, yet possessed a shrewd and humorous detachment that enabled him to observe and describe the world. Translator(s): Flower, Robin. Num Pages: 288 pages, 14 halftones, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JH; 3JJ; BG; HBJD1; HBTB; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, U.S.A.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192812339
ISBN
9780192812339
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 9.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; 1DBKENL; 3JJH; 3JJPG; FT; FV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
HQ
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848455054
ISBN
9781848455054
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.72

Hardcover. A sparklingly witty memoir, which takes us on a seductive journey from wartime Jerusalem to the heart of Fleet Street, providing a riveting outsider's view of English cultural life. Num Pages: ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; 3JM; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 137 x 21. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Short Books Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780720999
ISBN
9781780720999
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.63

Paperback. A nostalgic look at what it was like to grow up in the 1950s This is a paperback, not a hardback book. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJPG; HBG; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 113 x 16. Weight in Grams: 192.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752450117
ISBN
9780752450117
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.11

Paperback. Ultimate soldier. Ultimate mission. But will the SAS be able to rid Yemen of its unstoppable guerrillas? Series: SAS Operation. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBXY; 3JJPK; FJM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Harper
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780008155063
ISBN
9780008155063
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 8.98