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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. A biography of Agnetha Faltskog, one of the most successful and enigmatic performers in the last fifty years of popular music. From her beginnings as a teenage singer in Sweden in the 1960's, through her decade of global superstardom with ABBA, to the years of self-imposed exile that followed, Agnetha's life and career has fascinated millions. Num Pages: 208 pages, 26 colour and black & white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DNS; 3JJ; AVG; AVGP; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 17. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555217
ISBN
9781781555217

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Hardcover. The German side of the Great War as seen through the eyes of Saxon soldiers which includes first-hand descriptions of major battles fought against the British and the famous Christmas Truce. Num Pages: 256 pages, 330 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBJD; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 254 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1004.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783463008
ISBN
9781783463008

€ 32.99
€ 23.90

Paperback. This account of the Great Fire of London explores its history and consequences, from the first small blaze to the long work of rebuilding. It also describes the human story of the fire and its aftermath - the panic and terror, the hunt for scapegoats and the rebirth of a city. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations, facsims., maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712668477
ISBN
9780712668477

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Paperback. Explores the relationship between Britain and the Spanish Civil War. This book explains the war's legacy and longer-term impact on Britain, and presents a chronological progression from the Civil War to the post-war Franco era. It also provides a discussion of the importance of loss and memory. Num Pages: 267 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DSE; 3JJG; HBJD1; HBLW; HBW. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 159 x 22. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Sussex Academic Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
267
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845191276
ISBN
9781845191276

€ 29.99
€ 27.36

Paperback. Retaining all the well-loved features, this book is now matched to the new AQA specification and covers AS and A Level content together. With a strong focus on history skills, exam practice and specially selected sources and extracts, this book covers the period in depth, to help students understand key ideas, events and developments. Series Editor(s): Waller, Sally. Num Pages: 240 pages, Colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JD; 4KL; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTV. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 265 x 195. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198354727
ISBN
9780198354727

€ 42.56

Paperback. Napoleon's invasion of Egypt in 1798 was the first attack on a Middle Eastern country by a Western power in modern times. He was just twenty-eight when he invaded Egypt and it was an episode which contained in embryo many seminal events in his later life. This work looks at his epic military victories and his declaration of himself as emperor. Num Pages: 496 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1HBE; 3JH; HBJD; HBJH; HBLL; HBWH; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
VINTAGE
Number of pages
496
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844139170
ISBN
9781844139170

€ 21.99
€ 16.21

Paperback. 'Bobby' Sands was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who died on hunger strike while imprisoned at HM Prison Maze. This graphic novel, the first of its kind, brings Bobby Sands' story to life in a whole new way. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; 3JJP; BGH; FXZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
O'Brien Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847178152
ISBN
9781847178152

€ 14.99
€ 13.69

Hardcover. Series: Macmillan Collector's Library. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 93. .
Publisher
Macmillan Collector's Library
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reissue, Unabridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509842889
ISBN
9781509842889

€ 13.99
€ 12.46

Hardcover. The latest release in what has become a trio of commemorative books, celebrating the might of the indomitable Lancaster Bomber. Num Pages: 264 pages, 32pp B&W Photos. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; HBWQ; JWG; JWMV3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 240 x 26. Weight in Grams: 800.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Aviation
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783831746
ISBN
9781783831746

€ 32.99
€ 23.90

Paperback. For two and a half years, and against all odds, the Biafrans held their own against their better-outfitted and more numerous Nigerian opponents, capturing the attention of the Western media. Illustrator(s): Ruggeri, Raffaele. Series: Men-at-Arms. Num Pages: 48 pages, 25 b/w; 15 col. BIC Classification: 1HFDN; 3JJPK; HBJH; HBLW3; HBWS; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 248 x 4. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472816092
ISBN
9781472816092

€ 13.99
€ 12.37

Paperback. To be used as a history book or as a guidebook for visitors to the battlefield, the authors use a compelling combination of background narrative and first-hand accounts in this lavishly illustrated guide that will touch every reader, providing a new perspective into the world's greatest ever seaborne invasion - June 6th 1944 - D-Day. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWLF; WTHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 262 x 18. Weight in Grams: 762. 4to Illustrated. Good copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Sabrestorm Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
SKU
KEX0271980
ISBN
9781781220047

€ 125.00

Paperback. Translator(s): Riemer, Jeremiah. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJ; HBG; HBLL; HBLW; KCA; KCL; KCP; KCZ; KJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 140. .
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231172592
ISBN
9780231172592

€ 24.99
€ 23.01

Paperback. Following the end of World War II, Berlin became a bone of contention between the former allies of USA, Great Britain, France and the Soviet Union. Num Pages: 128 pages, 160 photographs, fold out maps. BIC Classification: 1DFGE; 3JJP; HBJD; HBLW3; HBTW; WTHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 111 x 7. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Christoph Links Verlag
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9783861536130
ISBN
9783861536130

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. The Great Qing was the second major Chinese empire ruled by foreigners. This book challenges the standard narrative of Qing China as a decadent, inward-looking state that failed to keep pace with the modern West. It presents the history of China's last empire that is useful for understanding the challenges facing China today. Series: History of Imperial China. Num Pages: 368 pages, 17 halftones, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1F; 1FPC; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Belknap Press
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674066243
ISBN
9780674066243

€ 23.99
€ 23.85

Paperback. A collection of speeches, biographical material and interviews from one of the most influential politicians of the twentieth century. Editor(s): Dale, Iain. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; BGH; HBJD1; HBLW3; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 152 x 29. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Biteback United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849540551
ISBN
9781849540551

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. Some Fun Tonight! The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours of 1964 1966 Volume 1 is the first title, in a comprehensive two volume set, which gives you a city-by-city synopsis of the group s activities as they travelled the United States and Canada for their ground-breaking series of concerts. Num Pages: 306 pages, Over 400 photographs and illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPK; AVGP; AVH; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 310 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1452.
Publisher
Backbeat Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781495065675
ISBN
9781495065675

€ 41.99
€ 35.12

Hardcover. Editor(s): Morgan, Edmund S. Series: American Heritage S. Num Pages: 456 pages. BIC Classification: 3JD; 3JF; HPS; HRCX6. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 221 x 147 x 32. Weight in Grams: 650.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
404
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872206885
ISBN
9780872206885

€ 51.75
€ 51.55

Paperback. A comprehensive look at contemporary Lebanon and the ongoing attempts by Israel, Syria and Iran to influence its domestic affairs Editor(s): Kerr, Michael E.; Knudsen, Are. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBL; 3JM; HBJF1; HBLX; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 135 x 26. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
New ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849042499
ISBN
9781849042499

€ 24.99
€ 23.59

Paperback. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; BGH; DSBH; DSK; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408831236
ISBN
9781408831236

€ 10.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. A fascinating insight into Whitby's history between 1919 and 1939. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JJG; HBW; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 233 x 10. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445662725
ISBN
9781445662725

€ 26.20

Paperback. From the bestselling author of Black Poppies, the untold story of one of Britain's most versatile singers who thrilled audiences around the world during the 1920s and 30s. This is a celebration of an extraordinary career, and places Dove in historical context with artists of her time, such as Adelaide Hall, Dame Cleo Laine and Dame Shirley Bassey. Num Pages: 168 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; ANB; AVGJ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
Jacaranda
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909762350
ISBN
9781909762350

€ 23.13

Paperback. Series: Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and I. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3JJ; HBJF1; HBL; JFSR2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 23. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781503600324
ISBN
9781503600324

€ 30.99
€ 27.89

Paperback. 15 April 2013, two homemade bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and wounding 264 others. The elder of the brothers implicated in the attack, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, died in the ensuing manhunt; Dzhokhar's trial got underway in early 2015. What we don't know is why. How did such a nightmare come to pass? Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBES; 3JMG; BTC; JKVC; JPWL2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 234 x 26. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Scribe Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781922247506
ISBN
9781922247506

€ 19.99
€ 14.21

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 50 Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEML; 1DDF; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWLF; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 161 x 20. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
F First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848842106
ISBN
9781848842106

€ 21.99
€ 17.26