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  • Best And The Brightest by David Halberstam
    Best And The Brightest (English, Paperback) David Halberstam

    An account of American power and politics in the 1950s and 1960s highlights the political and military figures who shaped domestic and foreign policy and who orchestrated America's involvement in Vietnam. Reissue.

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  • People Like Us by Caroline Slocock
    People Like Us (English, Hardback) Caroline Slocock

    A remarkable political and personal memoir that reflects on what women need to do, and sacrifice, to reach positions of power.

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  • The Little Princesses by Marion Crawford
    The Little Princesses (Paperback) Marion Crawford

    The touching and ground-breaking account of the Queen and Princess Margaret's childhood by their nanny, with a foreword by former BBC Royal Correspondent Jennie Bond.

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  • Disrupt and Deny by Rory Cormac
    Disrupt and Deny (English, Hardback) Rory Cormac

    The untold story of Britain's covert military and intelligence operations since the end of World War II, and its secret scheming against enemies, as well as friends.

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  • Freedom at Midnight by Larry Collins
    Freedom at Midnight (Paperback) Larry Collins, Dominique Lapierre

    The electrifying story of India's struggle for independence, told in this classic account (first published in 1975) by two fine journalists who conducted hundreds of interviews with nearly all the surviving participants - from Mountbatten to the assassins of Mahatma Gandhi.

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  • Fate of a Nation by Battlefront Miniatures
    Fate of a Nation (English, Hardback) Battlefront Miniatures

    A large-scale Arab-Israeli Wars game from Battlefront Miniatures, creators of Flames of War.

    $32.53 $40.00
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  • US Navy F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War 1969-73 by Peter E. Davies
    US Navy F-4 Phantom II Units of the Vietnam War 1969-73 (English, Paperback) Peter E. Davies, Jim Laurier

    Detailed study of one of the US' most famous post-war aircraft, the F-4 Phantom, which saw service in three branches of the US military during the Vietnam War.

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  • Stasiland by Anna Funder
    Stasiland (English, Paperback) Anna Funder

    In 1989, the Berlin Wall fell; shortly afterwards the two Germanies reunited and East Germany ceased to exist. In this book, Anna Funder tells extraordinary tales from the underbelly of the former East Germany, including the story of Miriam, who as a 16-year-old might have started World War III.

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  • The Trial of Henry Kissinger by Christopher Hitchens
    The Trial of Henry Kissinger (English, Paperback) Christopher Hitchens

    'A good liar must have a good memory: Kissinger is a stupendous liar with a remarkable memory.' Christopher Hitchens

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  • Yes to Europe! by Robert Saunders
    Yes to Europe! (English, Hardback) Robert Saunders

    The first modern history of the 1975 European Referendum, ranging across 1970s Britain to assess why voters said 'Yes to Europe'.

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  • A Short History of Mozambique by Professor Malyn Newitt
    A Short History of Mozambique (Paperback) Professor Malyn Newitt

    A splendidly written portrait of Mozambique in the colonial and post-colonial eras, by the premier historian of the country.

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  • Love and War in the Apennines by Eric Newby
    Love and War in the Apennines (Paperback) Eric Newby

    Hailed as Newby's 'masterpiece', `Love and War in the Apennines' is the gripping real-life story of Newby's imprisonment and escape from an Italian prison camp during World War II.

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  • Dispatches by Michael Herr
    Dispatches (English, Paperback) Michael Herr

    A seminal classic of war reportage

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  • Operation Banner by Nicholas van der Bijl
    Operation Banner (English, Paperback) Nicholas van der Bijl

    The first accessible account of the British Armys controversial campaign in Northern Ireland. Covers all the main actions and terrorist atrocities, including MOTORMAN, Bloody Sunday, Warrenpoint, Omagh and many more.

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  • The Fall of Yugoslavia by Misha Glenny
    The Fall of Yugoslavia (Paperback) Misha Glenny

    Offers an account of the war in former Yugoslavia and contains material that discusses the end of the five-year conflict and looks ahead to an uneasy future in this region.

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  • Paradise Afire, Volume 1 by Adrien Fontanellaz
    Paradise Afire, Volume 1 (English, Paperback) Adrien Fontanellaz, Tom Cooper

    Relying on extensive studies of the Sri Lankan War with the help of first-hand sources, official documentation and publications from all of involved parties, this volume provides an in-depth and particularly detailed account of military operations during the first 16 years of this war.

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  • Rolling Thunder 1965-68 by Richard P. Hallion
    Rolling Thunder 1965-68 (English, Paperback) Richard P. Hallion, Adam Tooby

    A new history of Rolling Thunder, the Vietnam War's first, most intense, and biggest US air campaign, by one of the most eminent names in air power studies. It will appeal to Vietnam War aviation enthusiasts and historical students, as well as everyone interested in Cold War air power.

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  • Chickenhawk by Robert Mason
    Chickenhawk (Paperback) Robert Mason

    'I read this as a young pilot about to embark on a career flying military helicopters. It should have put me off for life. Robert Mason tells a gripping account of the relentless courage and heroism amidst the insanity of the Vietnam war. The final few pages are the most shocking I have read in any book.' Tim Peake...

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  • The Cultural Revolution by Frank Dikotter
    The Cultural Revolution (Paperback) Frank Dikotter

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE PEN HESSELL-TILTMAN PRIZE 2017...

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  • Indian Summer by Alex Von Tunzelmann
    Indian Summer (Paperback) Alex Von Tunzelmann

    A brilliantly compelling and insightful re-creation of one of the key moments of twentieth-century history: the partition and independence of India, and the final days of the Raj.

    $12.08 $17.00
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