2313 books (116 pages) in this category

A Good Place to Hide

How one French community saved thousands of lives in World War II

by Peter Grose

They kept their heads down, they kept their mouths shut and they stuck together to offer sanctuary and shelter to over 3500 Jews in their small villages in the isolated upper reaches of the Loire. This is one of the great modern stories of ...

ISBN: 9781760290290

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain

by Marc Morris

This is the first major biography for a generation of a truly formidable king. Edward I is familiar to millions as 'Longshanks', conqueror of Scotland and nemesis of Sir William Wallace ('Braveheart'). Edward was born to rule England, but ...

ISBN: 9780099481751

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama

by Ian C. Storey

<p>This newly updated second edition features wide-ranging, systematically organized scholarship in a concise introduction to ancient Greek drama, which flourished from the sixth to third century BC.</p> <ul> <li>Covers all three genres of ...

ISBN: 9781118455128

Binding: Paperback

$76.95

A Handbook to the Reception of Thucydides

by Christine Lee

<p><i>A Handbook to the Reception of Thucydides</i> offers an invaluable guide to the reception of Thucydides, with a strong emphasis on comparing and contrasting different traditions of reading and interpretation.</p> <p>? Presents an in-depth,

ISBN: 9781405196918

Binding: Hardback

$265.95

A Hands-on History

by Christopher J. Olsen

ISBN: 9780809016402

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

A History In Fragments

Europe in the Twentieth Century

by Richard Vinen

ISBN: 9780349112695

Binding: Paperback

$40.99

A History of Ancient Egypt

by Marc Van De Mieroop

Outlining the major political and cultural events, <i>A History of Ancient Egypt</i> is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture. <ul> <li>An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of ...

ISBN: 9781405160711

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

A History of Babylon, 2200 BC - AD 75

by Paul-Alain Beaulieu

ISBN: 9781405188982

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

A History Of Britain In 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

I was 10 years old when I came across Boadicea, and she became the first woman to make me realise that the designated future of a girl born in 1950 – to be sweet, domesticated, undemanding and super feminine – was not always realistic. Boadicea

ISBN: 9781489384997

Binding: CD-Audio

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A History Of Britain In 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

I was 10 years old when I came across Boadicea, and she became the first woman to make me realise that the designated future of a girl born in 1950 ? to be sweet, domesticated, undemanding and super feminine ? was not always realistic. Boadicea

ISBN: 9781489385000

Binding: CD-Extra

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$39.95

A History of Byzantium

by Timothy E. Gregory

This revised and expanded edition of the widely-praised <i>A History of Byzantium</i> covers the time of Constantine the Great in AD 306 to the fall of Constantinople in 1453. <ul> <li> <div>Expands treatment of the middle and later Byzantine ...

ISBN: 9781405184717

Binding: Paperback

$62.95

A History of Childhood

by Colin Heywood

Colin Heywood's rich account of childhood from the early Middle Ages to the First World War provides a concise and readable synthesis of the extensive literature on childhood. He gives a long-run historical perspective on the key dimensions to ...

ISBN: 9780745651668

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

A History of China

by Morris Rossabi

<p>Capturing China?s past in all its complexity, this multi-faceted history portrays China in the context of a larger global world, while incorporating the narratives of Chinese as well as non-Chinese ethnic groups and discussing people ...

ISBN: 9781577181132

Binding: Paperback

$45.95

A History of Food

by Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat

The story of cuisine and the social history of eating is a fascinating one, and Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat covers all its aspects in this classic history. <ul> <li>New expanded edition of a classic book, originally published to great critical ...

ISBN: 9781405181198

Binding: Hardback

$54.95

A History of Germany 1918 - 2014

The Divided Nation

by Mary Fulbrook

<p>The fourth edition of <i>A History of Germany, 1918-2014: A Divided Nation</i> introduces students to the key themes of 20<sup>th</sup> century German history, tracing the dramatic social, cultural, and political tensions in Germany since ...

ISBN: 9781118776148

Binding: Paperback

$43.95

A History of Greece, 1300 to 30 BC

by Victor Parker

<p><i>A History of Greece: 1300</i>?<i>30 BC</i>, offers a comprehensive introduction to the foundational political history of Greece, from the late Mycenaean Age through to the death of Cleopatra VII, the last Hellenistic monarch of Egypt.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781405190336

Binding: Paperback

$56.95

A History of India

by Burton Stein

This new edition of Burton Stein's classic <i>A History of India</i> builds on the success of the original to provide an updated narrative of the development of Indian society, culture, and politics from 7000 BC to the present. <ul type="disc">

ISBN: 9781405195096

Binding: Paperback

$62.95

A History of Japan

by Conrad Totman

This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman?s authoritative history of Japan from c.8000 BC to the present day. <br /> <ul class="noindent"> <li>The first edition was widely praised for combining sophistication and accessibility.<br /> </li> ...

ISBN: 9781405123594

Binding: Paperback

$67.95

A History of Latin America to 1825

by Peter Bakewell

The updated and enhanced third edition of <i>A History of Latin America to 1825</i> presents a comprehensive narrative survey of Latin American history from the region's first human presence until the majority of Iberian colonies in America ...

ISBN: 9781405183680

Binding: Paperback

$73.95

A History Of Modern Britain

by Andrew Marr

This engaging volume tells the story of how the great political visions and idealisms of Victorian Britain came to be defeated by a culture of consumerism, celebrity, and self-gratification. It explains how in each decade, political leaders ...

ISBN: 9781509849185

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95