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The Histories
The Histories Herodotus Herodotus, Herodotus
So begins The Histories, the very first work of history and one of the most dramatic accounts of the ancient world ever written, brought to life again in Tom Holland's gripping new translation.
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Cities Of The Classical World
Cities Of The Classical World Colin McEvedy
A fascinating illustrated history of the most important cities of antiquity, from Alexandria to York.
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The Money Cult
The Money Cult Chris Lehmann
A grand and startling work of American history
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Fifty Years of Hurt
Fifty Years of Hurt Henry Winter
The nation's top football writer with an agenda-changing book on where England football went wrong after winning the World Cup in 1966, and how to put it right.
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Cape Country
Cape Country Jenny Carlyon, Diana Morrow
The inspiring story of seven generations of Gordons at Clifton, Cape Kidnappers.
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Carols From King's
Carols From King's Alexandra Coghlan
A celebration of our favourite carols and Radio 4’s much loved annual broadcast
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On the Menu
On the Menu Nicholas Lander
An exploration of the history and influence of the menu, featuring 80 iconic menus of note from around the world.
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And Home Was Kariakoo
And Home Was Kariakoo M G Vassanji
From M.G. Vassanji, two-time Giller Prize winner and a Governor General’s Award winner for Non-fiction, comes a poignant love letter to his birthplace and homeland, East Africa—a powerful and surprising portrait that only an insider could write
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Islands: A New Zealand Journey
Islands: A New Zealand Journey Bruce Ansley, Jane Ussher
A journey to New Zealand's most fascinating, wild and isolated islands.
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How We Saw It Christopher Howse
Published to tie in with the Daily Telegraph's 150th anniversary celebrations
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National Geographic The Greeks
National Geographic The Greeks Diane Harris Cline
Companion to the ground-breaking 3-part PBS series, this lushly-illustrated, uniquely comprehensive and accessible history of Ancient Greece is perfect for history lovers and anyone interested in the origins of our modern world.
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Astride Two Worlds
Astride Two Worlds Barton C. Hacker
Explores the United States' transition into an industrial nation during the time of the Civil War, and how this transition affected life on the battleground and the home front.
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Monaco
Monaco Malcolm Folley
The only definitive inside account of the world's greatest race - full of exclusive interviews with Niki Lauda, Nico Rosberg, Alain Prost, Damon Hill, David Coulthard, Ross Brawn and Bernie Ecclestone
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Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now Andrew Collins
Does for the adolescent and student experience what Where Did It All Go Right? did for childhood
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Forgotten Voices Of The Second World War
Forgotten Voices Of The Second World War Max Arthur
Paperback sequel to the bestselling FORGOTTEN VOICES OF THE GREAT WAR.
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Voices of World War Two
Voices of World War Two Sue Elliott, Steve Humphries
In association with the flagship BBC2 series, Britain's Greatest Generation celebrates the achievements of the exceptional generation of men and women born in the early twentieth century.
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The Robin
The Robin Stephen Moss
Acclaimed naturalist and birdwatcher Stephen Moss brings us this year's perfect Christmas gift: a year in the life of Britain's favourite bird - the robin
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Underdogs
Underdogs Tony Hannan
The inspirational tale of a group of part-time rugby league players punching above their weight and bringing pride to a Yorkshire mill town fallen on hard times.
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The War in the West: A New History
The War in the West: A New History James Holland
The second instalment in a revealing and forceful new multi-volume history of the Second World War from one of the UK's most exciting and expert young historians
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The Ancient Greeks
The Ancient Greeks Edith Hall
Edith Hall unpacks the mysterious and successful ancient Greek people through ten uniquely ancient Greek personality traits.
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