1092 books (55 pages) in this category

Classics - Why It Matters

by Neville Morley

<p>Classics ought to be obsolete. Few today believe that learning Greek and Latin is the best training for the mind, or that the study of classical literature and art produces more cultivated, creative individuals. The claim that classical ...

ISBN: 9781509517930

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Code Name Verity

by Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity is a compelling, emotionally rich story with universal themes of friendship and loyalty, heroism and bravery. Two young women from totally different backgrounds are thrown together during World War II: one a working-class girl

ISBN: 9781743106358

Binding: CD-Audio

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$29.95

Code Name Verity

by Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity is a compelling, emotionally rich story with universal themes of friendship and loyalty, heroism and bravery. Two young women from totally different backgrounds are thrown together during World War II: one a working-class girl

ISBN: 9781743113660

Binding: CD-Extra

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$24.95

Colours Aloft!

by Alexander Kent

September 1803. Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho finds himself the new master of the Argonaute, a French flagship taken in battle. With the Peace of Armiens in ruins, he must leave the safety of Falmouth. What lies ahead is the grim reality of

ISBN: 9781489397355

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

Colours Aloft!

by Alexander Kent

September 1803. Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Bolitho finds himself the new master of the Argonaute, a French flagship taken in battle. With the Peace of Armiens in ruins, he must leave the safety of Falmouth. What lies ahead is the grim reality of

ISBN: 9781489397362

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Command A King's Ship

by Alexander Kent

Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace - but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on. Richard ...

ISBN: 9781489355140

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

Command A King's Ship

by Alexander Kent

Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace - but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on. Richard ...

ISBN: 9781489355157

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Commemorating Hell: The Public Memory of Mittelbau-Dora (POD)

by Gretchen Schafft

ISBN: 9780252077883

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Concorde

The Rise and Fall of the Supersonic Airliner

by Jonathan Glancey

A new and boldly original history of the iconic aircraft, by the bestselling author of <i>Spitfire: The Biography</i> and <i>Harrier. </i> ...

ISBN: 9781782391098

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Congo

by David van Reybrouck

FINALIST FOR THE CUNDILL PRIZE FOR HISTORY&#8216;Not only deserves the description &#8220;epic&#8221;, in its true sense, but the term &#8220;masterpiece&#8221; as well' Independent This gripping epic tells the story of one of the world's most ...

ISBN: 9780007562930

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Conquerors

How Portugal Forged the First Global Empire

by Roger Crowley

From the celebrated author of <i>Empires of the Sea, Conquerors</i> tells how the tiny country of Portugal set about exploring and conquering the world in the 16th Century. ...

ISBN: 9780571290901

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Conquest Of Gaul, The

by Julius Caesar

<i>'The enemy were overpowered and took to flight. The Romans pursued as far as their strength enabled them to run.'</i>Between 58 and 50 BC Julius Caesar conquered most of the area now covered by Belgium, France and Switzerland, and invaded ...

ISBN: 9780140444339

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Conquest Of New Spain, The

by Bernal Diaz Del Castillo

Vivid, powerful and absorbing, this is a first-person account of one of the most startling military episodes in history- the overthrow of Montezuma's doomed Aztec Empire by the ruthless Hernan Cortes and his band of adventurers. Bernal ...

ISBN: 9780140441239

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Contesting Archives

by Nupur Chaudhuri

ISBN: 9780252077364

Binding: Paperback

$54.99

Coromandel

A Personal History of South India

by Charles Allen

ISBN: 9781408705391

Binding: Hardback

$65.00

Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia A

by Michael Atherton

<b>The intriguing cultural history of the piano in Australia</b><br><br>From the instruments that floated ashore at Sydney Cove in the late eighteenth century to the resurrection of derelict heirlooms in the streets of twenty-first-century ...

ISBN: 9781863959919

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Crime Museum Uncovered: Inside Scotland Yard's Special Collection

by Jackie Keily

ISBN: 9781781300411

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Culloden

Scotland's Last Battle and the Forging of the British Empire

by Trevor Royle

ISBN: 9780349138657

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Culloden

Scotland's Last Battle and the Forging of the British Empire

by Trevor Royle

ISBN: 9781408704011

Binding: Hardback

$59.99

Dancing in the Glory of Monsters

The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa

by Jason Stearns

ISBN: 9781610391078

Binding: Paperback

$24.99