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Richard II
Richard II William Shakespeare
The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series design.
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Electric Shock
Electric Shock Peter Doggett
A thrilling, panoramic history of popular music from the birth of recorded sound to the present day
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A Very British Killing
A Very British Killing A. T. Williams
Winner of the Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2013 This is the true story of a murder that sums up the stink of invading Iraq and why the Iraq story is far from over.
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The Boy Colonel
The Boy Colonel Will Davies
Known as The Boy Colonel, Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Marks, was the youngest battalion commander in the AIF and highly regarded not only as a future military commander, but as a business and community leader.
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Dance of the Peacocks
Dance of the Peacocks James McNeish
The true story of five talented young men in exile in the time of Hitler and Mao Tse-Tung.
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The Horse in Australia
The Horse in Australia Fiona Carruthers
A beautiful and comprehensive book on horses.
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The Trigger
The Trigger Tim Butcher
A trek through the Balkans, an exploration of the life of an assassin (the teenager who killed Archduke Franz Ferdinand and so triggered the First World War), and a journey into the history of this complex and fascinating part of the world...
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In America
In America Geert Mak
Following in Steinbeck's footsteps, half a century on from Travels With Charley
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Mossad
Mossad Michael Bar-Zohar, Nissim Mishal
The secrets behind Mossad, the world’s most respected and hidden Secret Service Organization
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Churchill in His Own Words
Churchill in His Own Words Winston S. Churchill
A rich and valuable portrait of Winston Churchill and his age, in the great man's own words
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Among You
Among You Jake Wood
An extraordinary and very real account of the impact of modern combat
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Everest - The First Ascent
Everest - The First Ascent Harriet Tuckey
An extraordinary untold story from the first ascent of Everest
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Bright Young Things
Bright Young Things Alison Maloney
An entertaining popular history book that's perfectly timed to complement the third series of the smash hit TV drama Downton Abbey
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The Untold History of the United States
The Untold History of the United States Oliver Stone, Peter Kuznick
The book to accompany Oliver Stone's landmark 10-part documentary series, The Untold History of the United States
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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance Alexander Lee
Featuring the beauties of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, combined with the dark and hidden side of the Renaissance, by an acclaimed historian and expert in the period.
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Making of Tesco, The: A Story of British Shopping
Making of Tesco, The: A Story of British Shopping Sarah Ryle
The story of one of Britain's most successful companies, told by the people at its heart.
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Hope and Glory
Hope and Glory Stuart Maconie
Travels in pursuit of the key moments of twentieth century that have shaped us as a nation
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My Life as a Foreign Country
My Life as a Foreign Country Brian Turner
'My Life as a Foreign Country is brilliant and beautiful. It surely ranks with the best war memoirs I've ever encountered - a humane, heartbreaking, and expertly crafted work of literature.' Tim O'Brien, author of The Things They Carried
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