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  • Altar of Blood: Empire IX
    Altar of Blood: Empire IX (English, Paperback) Anthony Riches

    The ninth novel in the thrilling Empire sequence leads Centurion Marcus Aquila and the Tungrians to the site of one of Rome's most disastrous defeats.

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  • Vindolanda
    Vindolanda (English, Hardback) Adrian Goldsworthy

    AD 98: The army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. Defences are weak, as tribes rebel against Roman rule, and local druids preach the fiery destruction of the invaders.

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  • Sharpe's Rifles
    Sharpe's Rifles (Paperback) Bernard Cornwell

    Lieutenant Richard Sharpe and a detachment of riflemen join the assault of a strong French force holding the Holy City of Santiago de Compostela.

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  • Sharpe's Gold
    Sharpe's Gold (Paperback) Bernard Cornwell

    Captain Sharpe's task is to recover from a feared guerilla leader the gold Wellington so desperately needs.

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  • Sharpe's Eagle
    Sharpe's Eagle (Paperback) Bernard Cornwell

    The newly promoted Captain Richard Sharpe clashes with an incompetent colonel, leads his men in the battle of Talavera and earns himself a dangerous enemy.

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  • The Outcasts of Time
    The Outcasts of Time (Hardback) Ian Mortimer

    December 1348. With the country in the grip of the Black Death, brothers John and William fear that they will shortly die and go to Hell. But as the end draws near, they are given an unexpected choice: either to go home and spend their last six days in their familiar world, or to search for salvation across the forthcoming centuries.

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  • The North Water
    The North Water (Paperback) Ian McGuire

    A 19th-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in this dark, sharp and highly original novel, longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016

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  • The Outcasts of Time
    The Outcasts of Time (Paperback) Ian Mortimer

    December 1348. With the country in the grip of the Black Death, brothers John and William fear that they will shortly die and go to Hell. But as the end draws near, they are given an unexpected choice: either to go home and spend their last six days in their familiar world, or to search for salvation across the forthcoming centuries...

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  • A Ship of War
    A Ship of War (English, Paperback) Sean Thomas Russell

    1794. As the terror rages in France, Captain Charles Hayden leaves Plymouth with orders to gather intelligence from a spy off the Le Havre coast. But the enemy lies in wait. In the foulest of weather, Hayden's seamanship is tested to the limit and a terrifying cat and mouse chase begins.

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  • The Quest
    The Quest (Paperback) Wilbur Smith

    A spectacular epic adventure set in ancient Egypt from one of the world's most celebrated novelists

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  • Dust Clouds of War
    Dust Clouds of War (English, Paperback) John Wilcox

    1914. Simon Fonthill, a fit 59-year-old, is visiting his farm in Northern Rhodesia when the Great War breaks out. Fonthill immediately cables his old boss Kitchener, the newly appointed Minister for War in the British Cabinet, offering his services in the fight against the Kaiser's Germany.

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  • Onslaught: The Centurions II
    Onslaught: The Centurions II (Hardback) Anthony Riches

    The author of the bestselling Empire series continues his new epic surrounding the uprising of the Batavi in AD 69

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  • King Solomon's Mines
    King Solomon's Mines (English, Paperback) H. Rider Haggard

    Allan Quatermain leads an expedition in search of a missing man and the fabled King Solomon's mines in deepest Africa. His exciting adventures captivated readers, and this new edition looks at Haggard's own African experiences and colonial attitudes to native tribes and the ravages of the British Empire.

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  • A Treacherous Coast
    A Treacherous Coast (English, Paperback) David Donachie

    1796. Pearce and his wife Emily are in living in Bath, when Minister of War Henry Dundas turns up and suggests a second mission to the Vendee. The proposed expedition looks promising and Pearce takes the bait. Once at sea, however, Pearce and his crew encounter a French fleet and an indecisive battle ensues off the Ile de Groix.

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  • Altai
    Altai (English, Paperback) Wu Ming

    The gripping sequel to the bestselling historical novel Q.

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  • The Oracles of Troy
    The Oracles of Troy (English, Paperback)

    From an island haunted by a vengeful madman to a forsaken tomb and its deadly guardian, from the palace of a hostile king to the sacred heart of Troy itself, Odysseus and his friend Eperitus must follow the trail toward the greatest deception of all time. The Trojan horse.

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  • The King's Assassin
    The King's Assassin (English, Paperback) Angus Donald

    The King's Assassin is the latest breathtaking instalment in Angus Donald's bestselling Robin Hood series the Outlaw Chronicles, taking his hero into the year of Magna Carta

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  • The Baltic Prize
    The Baltic Prize (English, Hardback) Julian Stockwin

    The nineteenth novel in Julian Stockwin's acclaimed Captain Kydd series.

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  • The Legion (Eagles of the Empire 10)
    The Legion (Eagles of the Empire 10) (English, Paperback) Simon Scarrow

    AD 49, Egypt. Roman soldiers Cato and Macro are on the trail of a rebel gladiator, whose actions are putting the Roman Empire in jeopardy. The exciting tenth novel in Simon Scarrow's bestselling Eagles of the Empire series, which includes CENTURION and BRITANNIA.

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  • Persephone
    Persephone (English, Hardback) Julian Stockwin

    Perfect for fans of Patrick O'Brian, Bernard Cornwell, and swashbuckling adventure during the great Age of Sail: Persephone is the eighteenth novel in Julian Stockwin's acclaimed Thomas Kydd series.

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