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  • Island on the Edge of the World
    Island on the Edge of the World (Paperback) Charles Maclean

    For more than 2000 years the people of St Kilda remained remote from the world. but in the nineteenth century the island was discovered by missionaries, do-gooders and tourists, who brought money, disease and despotism. St Kildan culture gradually disintegrated and in 1930 the few remaining islanders asked to be evacuated.

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  • Wild Ruins
    Wild Ruins (Paperback) Dave Hamilton

    Discover and explore Britain's extraordinary history through its most beautiful lost ruins. From crag-top castles to crumbling houses lost in ancient forest, and ivy-encrusted relics of industry to sacred places long since over-grown.

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  • William Tyndale
    William Tyndale (Hardback) Melvyn Bragg

    Concise historical introduction to William Tyndale and his continuing influence on the world and how we see it.

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  • Yorkshire
    Yorkshire (English, Hardback) Richard Morris

    A lyrical history of England's greatest county.

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  • A History of Britain in 21 Women
    A History of Britain in 21 Women (English, Paperback) Jenni Murray

    The history of Britain, presented as you've never seen it before, through twenty-one women whose lives enthral and beguile, intrigue and inspire

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  • Making Sense of the Troubles
    Making Sense of the Troubles (Paperback) David McKittrick, David McVea

    The best one-volume history of the Troubles, from the Irish Civil War through the IRA campaign of the 70s onwards to today's historic power-sharing government in Belfast

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  • Britain After Rome
    Britain After Rome (English, Paperback) Robin Fleming

    Brings together the research and imaginative engagement to bring us as close as we can hope to get to the tumultuous centuries between the departure of the Roman legions and the arrival of Norman invaders nearly seven centuries later.

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  • Britain Begins
    Britain Begins (English, Paperback) Sir Barry Cunliffe

    The story of the origins of the British and the Irish peoples, from the end of the last Ice Age around 10,000BC to the eve of the Norman Conquest - who they were, where they came from, and how they related to one another.

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  • Angel Meadow
    Angel Meadow (English, Paperback) Dean Kirby

    This is the first published history of Angel Meadow, a notorious Manchester slum. Angel Meadow has frequently appeared in the news in recent years, after archaeologists dug up the site in 2011.

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  • British Tank Crewman 1939-45
    British Tank Crewman 1939-45 (English, Paperback) Neil Grant, Graham Turner

    A detailed account of the background and combat experience of the British tank crewman of World War II.

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  • City on Fire
    City on Fire (English, Paperback) Nick Cooper

    Hull was the most severely damaged town or city in Britain during the Second World War. This book explains how the city coped.

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  • My Life in the IRA
    My Life in the IRA (Paperback) Michael Ryan

    A no-holds-barred insider account of the IRA's border campaign.

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  • British Destroyers 1939-45
    British Destroyers 1939-45 (English, Paperback) Angus Konstam, Tony Bryan

    Packed with photos and stunning new artwork, this is a concise history of the Royal Navy's wartime-built destroyers, the backbone of the fleet.

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  • Roman Britain
    Roman Britain (Sheet map, folded) Ordnance Survey

    The OS Historical Map series comprises of Ancient Britain and Roman Britain. The Roman Britain Map provides the ideal overview of nearly 400 yearsof history, during which Britain was a part of the Roman Empire. This map covers the whole of Great Britain and is printed back to back as North and South sheets. It includes a list of key dates, events and archaeological evidence. The OS Historical Map...

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  • How to be a Victorian
    How to be a Victorian (Paperback) Ruth Goodman

    We know what life was like for Victoria and Albert. But what was it like for a commoner like you or me? How did it feel to cook with coal and wash with tea leaves? Drink beer for breakfast and clean your teeth with cuttlefish? Dress in whalebone and feed opium to the baby? This book helps you teach what you need to know about 19th century living.

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  • Cabinet's Finest Hour
    Cabinet's Finest Hour (English, Paperback) David Owen

    Using the Cabinet papers from the National Archives, former Foreign Secretary David Owen has written a new history of the pivotal British War Cabinet meetings of May 1940. Eight months into the war defeat seemed to many a certainty.

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  • British Battle Tanks
    British Battle Tanks (English, Hardback) David Fletcher

    A highly illustrated history of the development and operation of the first British tanks, published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of their introduction, during World War I.

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  • Finest Years
    Finest Years (Paperback) Sir Max Hastings

    Pre-eminent military historian Max Hastings presents Winston Churchill as he has never been seen before.

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  • A Force Like No Other (Paperback) Colin Breen

    In 1983, Interpol named Northern Ireland the most dangerous place in the world to be a police officer. Now, for the first time, the men and women who policed the Troubles tell their stories in their own words.

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  • History of Britain in Maps
    History of Britain in Maps (Hardback) Philip Parker

    From Mappa Mundi to modern election maps, the United Kingdom has evolved rapidly, along with the ways in which it has been mapped. In this time, cartography has not only kept pace with these changes, but has often driven them. In this beautiful book, more than 90 maps give a visual representation of the history of Britain.

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