1092 books (55 pages) in this category

Bomber Command

by Max Hastings

Bomber Command's offensive against the cities of Germany was one of the epic campaigns of the Second World War. More than 56,000 British and Commonwealth aircrew and 600,000 Germans died in the course of the RAF's attempt to win the war by ...

ISBN: 9781486285594

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Bomber Crew

Taking On the Reich

by John Sweetman

ISBN: 9780349117966

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Bosworth

The Birth of the Tudors

by Chris Skidmore

ISBN: 9780753828946

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Boy Soldiers Of The Great War

by Richard van Emden

The youngest soldier who fought in the Great War is believed to have been just 12 years old. Many thousands of other boys are known to have faked eye tests, inflated their small chests and stood on tiptoes to bluff their way into a war of ...

ISBN: 9781489376145

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Boy Soldiers Of The Great War

by Richard van Emden

The youngest soldier who fought in the Great War is believed to have been just 12 years old. Many thousands of other boys are known to have faked eye tests, inflated their small chests and stood on tiptoes to bluff their way into a war of ...

ISBN: 9781489376152

Binding: CD-Extra

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$49.95

Bradshaw's Handbook

by George Bradshaw

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves a place on the bookshelf of any traveller, railway enthusiast, historian or anglophile. Produced as the British railway ...

ISBN: 9781908402028

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

NASA 's history is a familiar story, one that typically peaks with Neil Armstrong taking his small step on the Moon in 1969. But America 's space agency wasn 't created in a vacuum. It was assembled from pre-existing parts, drawing together ...

ISBN: 9781472911247

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Bridges: Spanning the World

by BINNEY MARCUS

Building bridges across rivers, canyons, straits and sea represents one of man's greatest endeavours. It has stretched human ingenuity, engineering and material technology to their utmost limits. Their creation has been driven by man's desire, ...

ISBN: 9781910258170

Binding: Hardback

$99.95

Bristol Urban Legends: The Hotwells Crocodile and Other Stories

by STANLEY WILFRED MERTTENS

Tall tales and true tales created from reactions to events in the modern world. Bristolians' love of banter and outlandish gossip provides a perfect environment for the urban legend to breed, expand and ferment. One can never be sure that these

ISBN: 9780750983495

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Britain's War

Volume 1, Into Battle, 1937-1941

by Daniel Todman

The most terrible emergency in Britain's history, the Second World War, required an unprecedented national effort. An exhausted country had to fight an unexpectedly long war and found itself much diminished amongst the victors. The outcome of ...

ISBN: 9781489372246

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Britain's War

Volume 1, Into Battle, 1937-1941

by Daniel Todman

The most terrible emergency in Britain's history, the Second World War, required an unprecedented national effort. An exhausted country had to fight an unexpectedly long war and found itself much diminished amongst the victors. The outcome of ...

ISBN: 9781489372253

Binding: CD-Extra

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$49.95

British Battle Tanks

by David Fletcher

The idea of British soldiers using American tanks was not viewed with a great deal of enthusiasm by the British Army. They perceived American tanks as being crudely made, mechanically unsophisticated and impossible to fight in. However, once ...

ISBN: 9781472820068

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

British in India, The

by David Gilmour

The British in this book lived in India from shortly after the reign of Elizabeth I until well into the reign of Elizabeth II. They were soldiers, officials, businessmen, doctors and missionaries of both sexes, planters, engineers and many ...

ISBN: 9780241004524

Binding: Hardback

$69.99

British Microcars 1947?2002

by Duncan Cameron

From the 1940s to the 1960s, the microcar posed a challenge to the large companies that mass-produced cars to uniform designs. The microcar was the opposite, produced by small entrepreneurial start-ups using quirky<br>design concepts that ...

ISBN: 9781784422783

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Broad Gauge Railways

by Tim Bryan

Isambard Kingdom Brunel considered the Great Western Railway the finest work in England ' and he contributed many groundbreaking features, none so unorthodox as the decision not to adopt the standard ' track gauge of 4ft 8e in and ...

ISBN: 9781784422776

Binding: Paperback

$14.99

Burke and Wills

The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers

by Peter FitzSimons

ISBN: 9780733634109

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Burke and Wills

The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers

by Peter FitzSimons

ISBN: 9780733640797

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Burned Alive

Bruno, Galileo and the Inquisition

by Alberto A. Martinez

<p>In 1600 the Catholic Inquisition condemned the philosopher Giordano Bruno for his heretical beliefs. He was then burned alive in a public place in Rome. Historians, scientists and teachers usually deny that Bruno was condemned for his beliefs

ISBN: 9781780238968

Binding: Hardback

$62.99

Burning For Revenge

by John Marsden

When you're on your knees there's only one thing to do ... stand up again! Ellie and her friends have stared defeat in the face. They have felt its hot breath. They have been bashed and battered by it, brought to breaking point. Now it's time to

ISBN: 9781489370617

Binding: CD-Extra

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$29.95

Burning For Revenge

by John Marsden

When you're on your knees there's only one thing to do ... stand up again! Ellie and her friends have stared defeat in the face. They have felt its hot breath. They have been bashed and battered by it, brought to breaking point. Now it's time to

ISBN: 9781489394460

Binding: CD-Audio

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$29.95