2285 books (115 pages) in this category

Alexander the Great

by Waldemar Heckel

This source book presents new translations of the most important ancient writings on the life and legacy of Alexander the Great. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Provides comprehensive coverage of Alexander, from his ...

ISBN: 9780631228219

Binding: Paperback

$78.95

Alexander's Heirs

The Age of the Successors

by Edward M. Anson

<i>Alexander?s Heirs</i> offers a narrative account of the approximately forty years following the death of Alexander the Great, during which his generals vied for control of his vast empire, and through their conflicts and politics ultimately ...

ISBN: 9781444339628

Binding: Hardback

$146.95

Alexandria: A History and Guide

by E M Forster

ISBN: 9781780763576

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Algiers, Third World Capital

by Elaine Mokhtefi

Following the Algerian war for independence and the defeat of France in 1962, Algiers became the liberation capital of the Third World. Here, Elaine Mokhtefi, who as a young American woman had become involved in the struggle and worked with ...

ISBN: 9781788730006

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

Algonquin Legends

by CHARLES G. LELAND

Classic study of the myths and folklore of the Micmac, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes. Stories of Glooskap, the divinity; Lox, the mischief-maker; At-o-sis, the serpent; Master Rabbit, the Weewillmekq', the Chenoo, many more. Thorough, ...

ISBN: 9780486269443

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

All Behind You, Winston

Churchill's Great Coalition 1940-45

by Roger Hermiston

Now Roger Hermiston tells the story of the men - and women - who steered Britain through its darkest hour, showing how they helped to win the Second World War, and how they laid the foundations of the 'New Jerusalem' that followed. ...

ISBN: 9781781316641

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Allen Curnow Collected Poems

by CAFFIN ELIZABETH

This is the definitive collection of work by New Zealand's most distinguished poet. Throughout his lifetime, Allen Curnow revised, selected and collected his poetry in various ways. For the first time, this collection brings together all of the ...

ISBN: 9781869408510

Binding: Hardback

$65.95

Alone Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk

Defeat Into Victory

by Michael Korda

<p><b>Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of World War II and the great events that led to Dunkirk.</b></p> <p>In an absorbing work peopled with world leaders, generals, and ordinary citizens ...

ISBN: 9781631491320

Binding: Hardback

$42.95

Altered Pasts

Counterfactuals in History

by Richard J. Evans

ISBN: 9780349140179

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Amatory Pleasures: Explorations in Eighteenth-Century Sexual Culture

by Julie Peakman

Encompassing the long 18th century, <i>Amatory Pleasures</i> examines a broad and enticing variety of topics in the history of sexuality in Georgian times. It includes discussion of sexual perversion, criminal conversation, erotic gardens, ...

ISBN: 9781474226448

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: James Bond

by MICHAEL PATERSON

ISBN: 9781446301951

Binding: Hardback

$26.99

Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: Royal Family Life

by RUTH BINNEY

Unearths a wealth of intriguing truths about British royal domestic life, royal celebrations, royal etiquette, wisdom and sayings, and how they have shaped history. Covering the period from Henry VIII to Queen Elizabeth II, this book presents ...

ISBN: 9781446302491

Binding: Hardback

$26.99

America and the Pill

A History of Promise, Peril, and Liberation

by Elaine May

ISBN: 9780465024599

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

America As Seen by Its First Explorers

by JOHN BAKELESS

ISBN: 9780486260310

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

America's Great Game

The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East

by Hugh Wilford

ISBN: 9780465096282

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

American Barns and Covered Bridges

by ERIC SLOANE

When this book was first published in the mid-1950s, the author was concerned that such functional structures as the American barn and the covered bridge would soon give way to progress and be replaced by ""modern"" elements. Today, a number of ...

ISBN: 9780486425610

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

American Family in the Colonial Period

by ARTHUR W. CALHOUN

First published in the early 20th century, this book contributed significantly to an understanding of the forces at work in the evolution of family institutions in the United States. The first of a three-volume series, the text describes the ...

ISBN: 9780486433660

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

American Heiress

The Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst

by Jeffrey Toobin

A thrilling account of a crime that defined a decade from the bestselling author of <i>The Run of His Life</i> (the book behind The People vs OJ Simpson). ...

ISBN: 9781781258156

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

American Indian Design and Decoration

by LE ROY H. APPLETON

The most original and most powerful design art produced in the Western Hemisphere is also its most indigenous: that of the Indian, in innumerable cultures existing from prehistory to the arrival of the white man, reaching from the Arctic Circle ...

ISBN: 9780486227047

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

American Knights

by Victor ?Tory? Failmezger

As the war began to swing in favour of the Allies, it became clear that no final defeat of the Third Reich would be possible until the armoured monsters of the Panzerwaffe were defeated. But who would, or even could, take on the mighty Tigers ...

ISBN: 9781472824875

Binding: Paperback

$22.99