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History Books for Christmas

HISTORY BOOKS

CHRISTMAS AT FOYLES

2018 has seen a wealth of superb history books from some of the most learned and, importantly, readable of historians. Max Hastings’s Vietnam is a masterful and comprehensive account of that devastating war, Ben MacIntyre’s The Spy and the Traitor is a compelling account of an extraordinary Cold War story, and Kassia St Clair follows up The Secret Lives of Colour with another fascinating and unusual slice of history in The Golden Thread, a journey through time in fabrics. Browse more of our recommended titles below, including our selection of books signed by the author for an extra-special Christmas gift.

 

Signed Copies

History Books

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The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest...
£25.00

Currently out of stock

Brutal Bloc: Soviet era postcards ...
(Hardback)
Damon Murray; Stephen Sorrell;...
£22.50
A Short History of Europe: From...
(Hardback)
Simon Jenkins
£25.00

Currently out of stock

The Colour of Time: A New History of...
(Hardback)
Dan Jones; Marina Amaral
£25.00
The Secret Lives of Colour
(Paperback)
Kassia St Clair
£12.99
In Our Time: Celebrating Twenty Years...
(Hardback)
Melvyn Bragg; Simon Tillotson
£25.00
Written in History: Letters that...
(Hardback)
Simon Sebag Montefiore
£14.99
Napoleon: The Man Behind the Myth
(Hardback)
Adam Zamoyski
£30.00
A Tudor Christmas
(Hardback)
Alison Weir; Siobhan Clarke
£9.99
Histories of the Unexpected: How...
(Hardback)
Sam Willis; James Daybell
£18.99
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest...
£25.00

Currently out of stock

Brutal Bloc: Soviet era postcards ...
(Hardback)
Damon Murray; Stephen Sorrell;...
£22.50
A Short History of Europe: From...
(Hardback)
Simon Jenkins
£25.00

Currently out of stock

Island People: The Caribbean and the...
(Paperback)
Joshua Jelly-Schapiro
£12.99
The Colour of Time: A New History of...
(Hardback)
Dan Jones; Marina Amaral
£25.00
The Secret Lives of Colour
(Paperback)
Kassia St Clair
£12.99
In Our Time: Celebrating Twenty Years...
(Hardback)
Melvyn Bragg; Simon Tillotson
£25.00
Written in History: Letters that...
(Hardback)
Simon Sebag Montefiore
£14.99
Napoleon: The Man Behind the Myth
(Hardback)
Adam Zamoyski
£30.00
A Tudor Christmas
(Hardback)
Alison Weir; Siobhan Clarke
£9.99
Histories of the Unexpected: How...
(Hardback)
Sam Willis; James Daybell
£18.99

Myths and Legends

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The First World War

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