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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. New and updated, the paperback edition of the bestselling true story of the murders of Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman, told with heart-rending honesty by Holly's father Kevin. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1 x 8pp colour photographs, 2 x b/w maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; 3JMC; BT; VFJX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 25. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Hodder Paperbacks
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340897911
ISBN
9780340897911

€ 14.99
€ 12.16

Paperback. 'STEALING WATER is a simultaneously hilarious and heartbreaking portrait of poor-white family life in the twilight of apartheid' - Richard E. Grant Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 22. Weight in Grams: 220.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Sceptre
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340936641
ISBN
9780340936641

€ 11.99
€ 10.53

Paperback. *the full-scale story of the nineteenth-century imperial invasion of Africa Num Pages: 768 pages, Section: 32, B&W. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJH; HBLL; HBTQ; HBTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 127 x 51. Weight in Grams: 614.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349104492
ISBN
9780349104492

€ 20.99
€ 16.30

Paperback. Num Pages: 512 pages, 910 Colour Photographs in Text. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGH; HBJK; HBLL; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 270 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1742.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf United States
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9780375712142
ISBN
9780375712142

€ 33.99
€ 24.45

Paperback. A definitive account of the American experience in Afghanistan from the rise of the Taliban to the depths of the insurgency. Num Pages: 464 pages, 12 maps and charts. BIC Classification: 1FCA; 1KBB; 3JMC; HBJF1; HBLX; HBWS4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 141 x 23. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393338515
ISBN
9780393338515

€ 16.00

Hardcover. A dynamic tale of art and friendship, set between the World Wars, against the backdrop of a rapidly changing world Num Pages: 336 pages, 215 illustrations, 145 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; ACXD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 165. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500239551
ISBN
9780500239551

€ 32.99
€ 23.59

Paperback. Drawing on a range of written and visual materials, including private and business archives, and working at the intersections of art history, literature, and cinema studies, this title argues that "spectacular realities" are part of the foundation of modern mass society. Num Pages: 243 pages, 50 b/w photographs, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; HBTB; JFC; JFSG; JHBS; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 356. Early Mass Culture in Fin-de-Siecle Paris. 243 pages, 52 b&w photographs, 1 map. Drawing on a range of written and visual materials, including private and business archives, and working at the intersections of art history, literature, and cinema studies, this title argues that "spectacular realities" are part of the foundation of modern mass society. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; HBTB; JFC; JFSG; JHBS; JHM. Dimension: 227 x 155 x 18. Weight: 346.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
University of California Press
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
243
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520221680
ISBN
9780520221680

€ 34.99
€ 31.26

Hardcover. Ana Pauker is often thought of as the puppet of Soviet communism in Romania enforcing the most brutal and repressive Stalinist regime. This biography however, intends to oppose this picture and reveal a woman of remarkable strength, dominated by conflict and contradiction far more than dogmatism. Num Pages: 419 pages, 20 b/w photographs, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DVWR; 3JJ; BGH; JFSR1; JPFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 31. Weight in Grams: 908.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
University of California Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
419
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520223950
ISBN
9780520223950

€ 65.10
€ 62.50

Paperback. New interpretations of Jacobean court culture by an international group of specialists. Editor(s): Peck, Linda Levy. Num Pages: 404 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 174 x 21. Weight in Grams: 640.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521021043
ISBN
9780521021043

€ 50.91

Paperback. This concise volume for students reviews the literature on the population history of Britain and Ireland. Series: New Studies in Economic and Social History. Num Pages: 106 pages, 3 tables. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; 3JH; HBJD1; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 6. Weight in Grams: 14.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
106
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521557764
ISBN
9780521557764

€ 25.20

Paperback. The fascinating story of American efforts to liberate and remake Russia since the 1880s. Num Pages: 364 pages, 17 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 22. Weight in Grams: 596.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
362
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521671835
ISBN
9780521671835

€ 34.99
€ 34.15

Paperback. A study of Chica da Silva, a freed woman of color in a Brazilian town. Series: New Approaches to the Americas. Num Pages: 358 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, maps, figures. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; 3JF; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB; HBTS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 496.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
358
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521711555
ISBN
9780521711555

€ 30.99
€ 29.55

Hardcover. Explores the fundamental role of the British state in facilitating the nation's global expansion and ascendancy in the eighteenth century. Series: Cambridge Military Histories. Num Pages: 458 pages, 36 tables. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; HBTM; HBW; JWF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 158 x 23. Weight in Grams: 846.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
458
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521768092
ISBN
9780521768092

€ 92.56

Paperback. This 1996 book uses a local study to explore some of the more significant societal changes of the modern western world. Series Editor(s): Smith, Richard; Vries, Jan de; Johnson, Paul; Wrightson, Keith. Series: Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy & Society in Past Time. Num Pages: 320 pages, 65 b/w illus. 50 tables. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; 3JH; 3JJC; 3JJF; 3JJG; HBJD1; HBLH; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 585.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521892223
ISBN
9780521892223

€ 63.15

Paperback. Like the canaries that alerted miners to a poisonous atmosphere, issues of race point to underlying problems in society that ultimately affect everyone, not just minorities. In this work, Lani Guinier and Gerald Torres propose a way to confront race in the 21st century. Series: The Nathan I. Huggins Lectures. Num Pages: 400 pages, 3 line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JM; JFFJ; JFSL; JPA; JPH; LND. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 25. Weight in Grams: 572.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674010840
ISBN
9780674010840

€ 33.99
€ 32.96

Hardcover. Though blacks were not often seen on the streets of seventeenth-century London, they were already capturing the British imagination. In her exploration of this emerging black presence, Molineux assembles evidence ranging from shop signs, tea trays, trading cards, board games, and playing cards to song ballads and William Hogarth's graphic satires. Series: Harvard Historical Studies. Num Pages: 374 pages, 17 color illustrations, 69 halftones. BIC Classification: 1QDB; 3J; HBJD1; HBLH; HBLL; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 167 x 27. Weight in Grams: 722.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
374
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674050082
ISBN
9780674050082

€ 60.51

Paperback. Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon was the most unconventional and influential leader of the Victorian women's movement. Enormously talented, energetic and original, she was a feminist, law-reformer, painter, journalist, the close friend of George Eliot and a cousin of Florence Nightingale. This work presents her biography. Num Pages: 400 pages, black & white plates. BIC Classification: 3JH; BGH; JFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 153 x 31. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Vintage Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712665810
ISBN
9780712665810

€ 15.99
€ 14.63

Paperback. From patriotic rhetoric to the gritty realism of the Front Line, this anthology juxtaposes women's writing of fact and fiction and aims to present a rounded picture of World War I as it was lived and fought by women across Britain. Editor(s): Smith, Ms. Angela. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, black & white. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; DNF; DQ; HBJD1; HBWN; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 163 x 20. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
356
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719050732
ISBN
9780719050732

€ 21.52

Paperback. "British Army Cap Badges of the Second World War". Series: Shire Collections. Num Pages: 120 pages, 50 b/w; 150 col. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3JJH; JWTU; WCK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 195 x 10. Weight in Grams: 412.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Shire Publications
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747810919
ISBN
9780747810919

€ 16.99
€ 14.51

Hardcover. Starting in 1778 and full of momentary detail and flashes of self-knowledge, Boswell's journal is an insight into the mind of the mature diarist. Editor(s): Reed, Joseph W.; Pottle, Frederick A. Series: The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Num Pages: 570 pages, 7 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 2AB; 3JF; BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 50. Weight in Grams: 1214.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Edinburgh Univ Pr
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
570
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748603923
ISBN
9780748603923

€ 171.31
€ 152.42

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 1 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBTZ1; JFSR1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 266.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
The History Press
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750968492
ISBN
9780750968492

€ 13.99
€ 11.34

Paperback. Charts the author's experiences on the front-line at Ypres from late October 1914 to the centenary of Waterloo in June 1915. This title describes a battlefield a world away from what he and any of his comrades had experienced before. It explains the bewildering pace of technological change as weapons such as gas and hand grenades entered the fray. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDB; 3JJF; BJ; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 126 x 24. Weight in Grams: 324.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455792
ISBN
9780752455792

€ 16.29

Paperback. This lively and entertaining book tells the stories of con artists, gamblers, swindlers, and other nefarious characters who stampeded west in the quest to make money off the men and women who stampeded west in search of land and gold. Num Pages: 320 pages, 22 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBWZ; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 154 x 17. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
TwoDot
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762789658
ISBN
9780762789658

€ 19.99
€ 19.75

Hardback. Num Pages: 176 pages, 440 colour & b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1KBBFL; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 280 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1202.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing Ltd United States
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764351266
ISBN
9780764351266

€ 49.99
€ 41.96