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  • Lies,
    Lies, Damned Lies, and History (Paperback) Jodi Taylor

    Seventh in the off-the-wall Chronicles of St Mary's series

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    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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    The North Water (Hardback) Ian McGuire

    A 19th-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in this dark, sharp and highly original tale that grips like a thriller

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    The Iron Castle (English, Paperback) Angus Donald

    Robin Hood is all that stands between English Normandy and French victory in Angus Donald's most gritty, thrilling novel yet in the bestselling series Outlaw Chronicles

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    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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    Cross Dog Blues (Paperback) Richard M Brock

    AMAZON BEST SELLER in Historical Fiction and Historical Thrillers ...

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    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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    The Battle of All the Ages (Paperback) J. D. Davies

    5th in the acclaimed "Quinton" series, which centres on the Four Days Battle of 1666, when the British fleet was mysteriously divided, with part of it being sent West to meet a French threat that never materialised leaving the rest to be hammered by the Dutch. Capt. Quinton finds himself in the thick of the action. For the first 4 titles, please see "Buyer's Notes Extra".

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    The Furies of Rome (English, Paperback) Robert Fabbri

    The seventh instalment of Robert Fabbri's bestselling Vespasian series. Vespasian is sent to Britannia to halt a growing crisis that goes to the very heart of Imperial Rome...

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    The Last Days of Night (English, CD-Audio) Graham Moore

    From Graham Moore, the Academy Award–winning screenwriter of The Imitation Gameand New York Times bestselling author of The Sherlockian comes a riveting historical thriller about the “War of the Currents,” the famous race for glory and riches between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse. Featuring a cast of characters ranging from Nikola Tesla to Alexander Graham Bell to Stanford White, this...

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    Sharpe's Eagle: The Talavera Campaign, July 1809 (the Sharpe Series, Book 8) (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 Perils of Command (English, Paperback) David Donachie

    John Pearce has to fight on many fronts. Sea battles, emotional turmoil and downright chicanery mix in a stew of blood and scheming until Pearce discovers two facts that should change his life. But is what is being proposed fit for a man now accustomed to war, a man for whom gallantry is the stuff of life?

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    Altar of Blood (Hardback) 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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    Moby-Dick (Hardback) Herman Melville

    Herman Melville's epic account of the last voyage of the ill-fated whaling ship Pequod is acknowledged today as a fundamental exploration of the ideas and interests that shaped the American experience in the nineteenth century.

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    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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    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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    Sharpe's Company (Paperback) Bernard Cornwell

    Captain Richard Sharpe has to lead the attack on the terrible fortress.

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    The Pope's Assassin (English, Paperback) Tim Severin

    Rome, 799 AD. Pope Leo is viciously attacked in the street by unknown assailants. Sigwulf, a Saxon prince who has been banished to the court of King Carolus in Frankia, is sent to Rome as a spy to discover who was responsible. There, he discovers a web of lies—the only clue to the attackers' identity is an intricate gold buckle, which Sigwulf links with a mysterious gold warrior flagon he finds...

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    The Silk Tree (English, Hardback) Julian Stockwin

    An adventurous tale of mischief, humour and deception, Nicander and Marius face danger of the highest order, where nothing in the land of the Roman Empire is quite what it seems.

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    The Burning Land (CD-Audio) Bernard Cornwell

    The fifth novel in Bernard Cornwell's epic and bestselling series on the making of England and the fate of his great hero, Uhtred of Bebbanburg. BBC2's major Autumn 2015 TV show THE LAST KINGDOM is based on the first two books in the series.

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