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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Towards the middle of the 20th century, scholarly research revealed that the fabled Silk Roads, far from being mere trade routes, were cultural highways that played a pivotal role in linking east and west, intermittently bringing together nomads and city dwellers, pastoral peoples and farmers, merchants and monks, and soldiers and pilgrims. Num Pages: 350 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FC; 3JJ; GTB; HBJF; HBLW; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 19. Weight in Grams: 414.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Berghahn Books, Incorporated United States
Number of pages
350
Condition
New
SKU
V9781571812223
ISBN
9781571812223

€ 35.99
€ 33.05

Paperback. The One Where WH Auden, Carson McCullers, Benjamin Britten, Paul and Jane Bowles and Gypsy Rose Lee Become Housemates. Num Pages: 336 pages, 16 pages B&W plates. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JJH; APB; AVH; BGF; BGL; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 166 x 22. Weight in Grams: 362. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Pocket Books
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305414
ISBN
9781416522607

€ 11.09

Paperback. Tony Blair and George Bush may have won the war in Iraq, but they are losing the peace at home. Num Pages: 200 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FBQ; 3JM; HBJD1; HBJF1; HBLX; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 150 x 16. Weight in Grams: 306. Good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Polity Press
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KEX0305434
ISBN
9780745633596

€ 4.64

Hardback. Explores the subject of lenses, spectacles, aventurine glass, and windows found in China from the sixteenth century. This work traces their technological development back to the glassworks in Murano, Venice, and explores their significance in terms of Venice's commerce with China. Series Editor(s): Jones, Professor Ann Rosalind; Singh, Professor Jyotsna; Suzuki, Professor Mihoko. Series: Transculturalisms, 1400 -1700. Num Pages: 174 pages, Includes 4 colour and 25 b&w and illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; AFP; HBTK; KND; TDCQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 164 x 16. Weight in Grams: 524.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
174
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754663164
ISBN
9780754663164

€ 155.91

Paperback. A fascinating collection of photographs giving a picture of life in Coventry between 1946 and 1974 through the city's bus fleet. Num Pages: 192 pages, 250. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; 3JJPN; WGCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 23. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Amberley
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445651781
ISBN
9781445651781

€ 25.99
€ 19.65

Paperback. Editor(s): Litchfield Historical Society. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJF; AKB; AKTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 209 x 10. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Dover Publications
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486799247
ISBN
9780486799247

€ 24.99
€ 18.73

Paperback. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years Anne describes in her diary the frustrations of living in such close quarters. This title presents her dairy that ends abruptly when, in August 1944, they were all betrayed. Translator(s): Massotty, Susan. Num Pages: 352 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; 5AN; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141315188
ISBN
9780141315188

€ 9.99
€ 9.02

Paperback. Explores both the benefits and disadvantages of the developments in global communication. The author discusses the annoyance and dangers of BlackBerrys in meeting rooms, hands-free kits in conversation, and using a phone or iPod whilst driving. Num Pages: 672 pages. BIC Classification: 3JMC; HBG; HBLX; JFFS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 30. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141034898
ISBN
9780141034898

€ 18.99
€ 12.88

Paperback. Comprehensive second editions of History for the IB Diploma Paper 2, revised for first teaching in 2015. Series: IB Diploma. Num Pages: 279 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJ; 4MB; HBG; HBLW. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 221 x 278 x 12. Weight in Grams: 690.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781107558892
ISBN
9781107558892

€ 20.31

Paperback. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 48 pages, 20 b/w; 50 col. BIC Classification: 3JJH; ACX; AKLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 150 x 5. Weight in Grams: 116.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
48
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747811428
ISBN
9780747811428

€ 10.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 7. BIC Classification: 1KBBE; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 405.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801487866
ISBN
9780801487866

€ 40.99
€ 38.68

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822349525
ISBN
9780822349525

€ 25.99
€ 24.53

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Boydell & Brewer Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
First UK
Number of pages
292
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851159034
ISBN
9780851159034

€ 104.87

Paperback. * 'This is a truly astonishing book. Frances Osborne has not just brought to life a dizzyingly rich and scandalous slice of social history, she has produced a tragic and deeply moving tale as well. It is far more gripping than any novel I have read for years' Antony Beevor Num Pages: 336 pages, Section: 16, b/w pix. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1HFGK; 3JJG; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 127 x 23. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Virago
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844084807
ISBN
9781844084807

€ 13.99
€ 11.40

Paperback. A decade of rapid change caught by two of Ireland's premier photographers, The Lensmen. Covers everything from the visits of President Kennedy and The Beatles, to lifestyle, fashion and sport as well as the start of unrest in Northern Ireland. Will evoke memories of a bygone age. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJPK; AJCR; HBJD1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 203 x 14. Weight in Grams: 506.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
The O'Brien Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847173034
ISBN
9781847173034

€ 14.99
€ 13.69

Paperback. From the author of Blood Upon the Rose comes a graphic novel depicting the War of Independence, a gruelling guerilla war against British rule in Ireland that pitted brother against brother. Illustrator(s): Hunt, Gerry. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; FXZ; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 234 x 12. Weight in Grams: 222.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The O'Brien Press
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847178169
ISBN
9781847178169

€ 10.30

Paperback. Civil wars, genocides, natural disasters and other emergencies multiplied in the 1990s in the South, and in the Balkans and the former Soviet bloc. This book examines how to respond to the difficulties thrown up by these humanitarian crises, and what kind of aid should be brought in. Editor(s): Pirotte, Claire; Grunewald, Francois; Husson, Bernard. Translator(s): Robinson, Julia Monod-. Num Pages: 224 pages, notes, boxes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3JJPR; GTF; JKSR; KC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 135 x 16. Weight in Grams: 230.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856497558
ISBN
9781856497558

€ 25.14

Hardcover. Num Pages: 200 pages, illustrated in colour. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; 3JM; ACXJ; AFKV; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 330 x 20. Weight in Grams: 1306.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Verlag fur Moderne Kunst
Condition
New
SKU
V9783903004184
ISBN
9783903004184

€ 38.60

Paperback. 'Moving - at times almost unbearably so - and fascinating' Antonia Fraser A family's story of human tenacity, faith and a race for survival in the face of unspeakable horror and cruelty perpetrated by the Nazi regime against the Jewish people. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BM; BTP; HBJD; HBTZ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
William Collins
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0014543
ISBN
9780008158064

€ 4.64

Paperback. Harold Nicolson's life was miserable at the "Evening Standard" and disillusioned with Mosley's New Party but his move to Sissinghurst, where he and his wife would design one of the most beautiful gardens in England, offered a fresh start. This title presents the study of a man of uncommon talents and energies. Series: Harold Nicolson Biography. Num Pages: 414 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JH; 3JJ; BGH; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 196 x 32. Weight in Grams: 438.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
414
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571288878
ISBN
9780571288878

€ 25.16

Paperback. This book charts the progress of the United Kingdom towards a modern democracy and looks at the changing role of the state from 1830 to 1945. Series: Cambridge perspectives in history. Num Pages: 136 pages, 1 colour book. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; 4KL; HBJD1; HBLL; YQN. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 156 x 228 x 8. Weight in Grams: 208.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521599948
ISBN
9780521599948

€ 15.68

Hardback. This book traces the contribution of a great man - Lord Patrick M S Blackett - Great Admiral of the British Navy and Nobel Prize for his discovery of the simultaneous production of antielectron-electron pairs Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; PDX; PHD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 160 x 30. Weight in Grams: 816.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd Singapore
Number of pages
280
Condition
New
SKU
V9789814719674
ISBN
9789814719674

€ 58.15

Paperback. Editor(s): Kamp, Marianne. Translator(s): Kamp, Marianne; Markova, Mariana. Num Pages: 242 pages, 4 b&w illus., 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1FC; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; JHMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 18. Weight in Grams: 313.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
242
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253021380
ISBN
9780253021380

€ 15.99
€ 15.98

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843511953
ISBN
9781843511953

€ 40.00
€ 30.68