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  • Where Poppies Blow
    Where Poppies Blow (English, Paperback) John Lewis-Stempel

    The natural history of the Western Front during the First World War by the award-winning author of Meadowland.

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  • Seven Pillars of Wisdom
    Seven Pillars of Wisdom (English, Paperback) T. E. Lawrence

    Written between 1919 and 1926, this text tells of the campaign aganist the Turks in the Middle East, encompassing gross acts of cruelty and revenge, ending in a welter of stink and corpses in a Damascus hospital.

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  • Under the Devil's Eye
    Under the Devil's Eye (English, Paperback) Simon Moody

    A new and overdue definitive study of the British involvement in the (largely ignored) Salonika Campaign from the military angle.

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  • Hidden History
    Hidden History (English, Hardback) Gerry Docherty, James MacGregor

    Hidden History uniquely exposes those responsible for the First World War. It reveals how accounts of the war's origins have been deliberately falsified to conceal the guilt of the secret cabal of very rich and powerful men in London responsible for the most heinous crime perpetrated on humanity.

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  • Major and Mrs.Holt's Battlefield Guide to Ypres Salient
    Major and Mrs.Holt's Battlefield Guide to Ypres Salient (English, Paperback) Tonie Holt, Valmai Holt

    A guide to the Ypres battlefield including a fold-out map, with recommended, timed itineraries each representing a day's travelling. Each stop en route has a description and often a tale of action related to it. Listings are also given of memorials both private and official; sites of memorable conflict; and resting places of personalities of note.

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  • Visiting the Somme and Ypres Battlefields Made Easy
    Visiting the Somme and Ypres Battlefields Made Easy (English, Paperback) Gareth Hughes

    Meets the requirements of school parties, visitor groups and others at a time of unprecedented interest (Centenary). The book is concise and informative. Offers easy-to-follow tour programme with all necessary historical background and advice.

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  • The Hindenburg Line 1918
    The Hindenburg Line 1918 (English, Paperback) Alistair McCluskey, Peter Dennis

    A highly illustrated study of the pivotal campaign that saw the Allied armies led by Field Marshal Haig break through the German Hindenburg Line in 1918, publishing in its centenary year.

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  • German's Aims in the First World War
    German's Aims in the First World War (Multiple languages, Paperback) Fritz Fischer

    A scholarly interpretation of Germany's policies and attitudes during the first World War and their profound effect on subsequent world events

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  • The War that Ended Peace
    The War that Ended Peace (English, Paperback) Professor Margaret MacMillan

    WINNER of the International Affairs Book of the Year at the Political Book Awards 2014Longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize 2013...

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  • The Sea Devil
    The Sea Devil (English, Hardback) Sam Jefferson

    Swashbuckling adventure and cases of champagne: this classic war story is far removed from life in the WWI trenches. Tasked with destroying as many British merchant ships as possible, German aristocrat Felix von Luckner and his ship the Seeadler (Sea Eagle) succeeded in spectacular fashion, taking fourteen vessels with the loss of only one life, in between hosting lavish parties for their prisoners and evading the British Admiralty in a daring game of cat and mouse.

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  • The Road to Passchendaele
    The Road to Passchendaele (English, Hardback) Richard Van Emden

    A vibrant and detailed account on the events at Passchendaele.

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  • Nurses of Passchendaele
    Nurses of Passchendaele (English, Paperback) Christine E. Hallett

    Nurses of Passchendaele faithfully recounts the experiences of nurses working behind the Ypres Salient in one of the most intense and prolonged casualty evacuation processes in the history of modern warfare.

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  • Passchendaele 1917
    Passchendaele 1917 (English, Hardback) Chris McNab, Air Sea Land Photos

    In his richly illustrated commemoration of this bloodiest of battles, Chris McNab brings to life the Passchendaele story using fact boxes, maps and poignant first-person accounts, while images from AirSeaLand Photos provide a stark, moving look at the horrific conditions men of all sides were tasked to fight in.

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  • The White War
    The White War (Paperback) Mark Thompson

    Yet a million and half men died in North East Italy in a war that need never have happened, when Italy declared war on the Habsburg Empire in May 1915.

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  • Great War Tommy Owners' Workshop Manual
    Great War Tommy Owners' Workshop Manual (English, Hardback) Peter Doyle

    The Great War continues to fascinate, and never more so as we approach 2014, the centenary year of its outbreak. There is an abiding fascination in the uniform and equipment of the British Great War soldier. What was it like to wear? What were puttees? What does a gas mask look like? How heavy was the equipment? How did you dig a trench? These and other typical questions will be answered in Haynes...

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  • The Splintered Empires
    The Splintered Empires (English, Hardback) Prit Buttar

    Published in readiness for the centenaries of the battles detailed in this book, Prit Buttar expertly describes the collapse of the three great empires that fought on the Eastern Front: Russia, Germany, Austria, and Hungary, in the face of defeat on the battlefield and revolution at home. This concludes his best-selling series on the Eastern Front in World War I.

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  • Catastrophe
    Catastrophe (English, Paperback) Sir Max Hastings

    The Amazon History Book of the Year 2013 is a magisterial chronicle of the calamity that befell Europe in 1914 as the continent shifted from the glamour of the Edwardian era to the tragedy of total war.

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  • The `Broomhandle' Mauser
    The `Broomhandle' Mauser (English, Paperback) Jonathan Ferguson

    The Mauser "Broomhandle" semi-automatic pistol armed soldiers, law-enforcement personnel, adventurers, revolutionaries, and others in the years before, during and after World War I. From South Africa to China, this iconic handgun saw combat in a host of conflicts and achieved a prominence in popular culture that has made it a favorite among firearms collectors and enthusiasts.

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  • The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War I
    The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War I (English, Hardback) Chris Bishop

    Profiles and provides photographs of over three hundred land, air, and naval weapons used in World War I, including armoured vehicles, rifles, airships, battleships, and submarines.

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  • Weird War Two
    Weird War Two (English, Hardback) Peter Taylor

    * An eccentric encyclopaedia of the Second World War: the bizarre, baffling and amusing. * Contains over 250 colour and black & white images showcasing some of the weird and wonderful material from IWM's unparalleled archive. * A visually appealing gift format with fascinating and unusual facts, easy for readers to dip into

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