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Yanks and Limeys: Alliance Warfare in...
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Niall Barr
 
In the mid-twentieth century the relationship between America and Britain had a chequered past. Theirs was a history of protection and oppression, of rebellion and ultimately war. This book tells...
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Willoughbyland: England's Lost Colony
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Matthew Parker
 
At the beginning of the 1650s, England was in ruins - wrecked by plague and civil war. Yet shimmering on the horizon was a vision of paradise: Willoughbyland. This book...
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The Silk Roads: A New History of the...
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Peter Frankopan
 
The sun is setting on the Western world. Slowly but surely, the direction in which the world spins has reversed: where for the last five centuries the globe turned...
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Stranger Than We Can Imagine: Making...
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John Higgs
 
An alternative exploration of history's most challenging century, from the author of THE KLF, 'a thing of endlessly fascinating, utterly demented genius' GUARDIAN
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After the Final Whistle: The First...
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Stephen Cooper; Jason Leonard
 
As Britain's Empire went to war in August 1914, rugby players were the first to volunteer. They led from the front and paid a disproportionate price. In 1919, a...
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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
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Yuval Noah Harari
 
100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? This...
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The Verso Book of Dissent: From...
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Verso; Ali Tariq
 
A sparkling anthology of revolt and resistance to orthodoxy and repression.
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Working the Room: Essays and Reviews:...
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Geoff Dyer
 
'Dyer is becoming a character just as arch and seductive as that professional self-effacer from the previous generation, Alan Bennett.' Observer
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Choose Your Weapons: The British...
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Douglas Hurd
 
'A page-turning book about the history of British foreign policy' INDEPENDENT
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The Fantasy of Feminist History
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Joan Scott
 
Gives an argument for the use of fantasy and psychoanalysis in feminist history.
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The Sacred History: How Angels,...
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Jonathan Black
The Sacred History is an account of the workings of the supernatural in history. It tells the epic story of angels, from Creation, to Evolution through to the operations of...
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Story of the Jews: Finding the Words...
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Simon Schama
 
Presents an epic of endurance against destruction, of creativity in oppression, joy amidst grief, the affirmation of life against the steepest of odds. This title takes you to unimagined places:...
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The War that Ended Peace: How Europe...
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Margaret MacMillan
WINNER of the International Affairs Book of the Year at the Political Book Awards 2014 Longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize 2013 The First World War followed a...
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Shakespeare: Staging the World
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Jonathon Bate; Dora Thornton
 
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The English and Their History: The...
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Robert Tombs
 
If a nation is a group of people with a sense of kinship, a political identity and representative institutions, then the English have a claim to be the oldest nation...
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Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million...
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Simon Winchester
 
The epic life story of the Atlantic Ocean from the bestselling author, Simon Winchester
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