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Ferguson, Niall: The Great Degeneration
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Ferguson, Niall
The Great Degeneration

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2014

Niall Ferguson is one of Britain's most renowned historians. He is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford U...

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5 190 Ft 4 931 Ft
Winder, Simon: Germania
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Winder, Simon
Germania

Pan Macmillan, 2011

'It made me laugh so hard that I woke up my wife and had to give up reading the book in bed. If Bill Bryson had collaborated with W. G. S...

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4 829 Ft 4 588 Ft
Phillips, Tom: Humans
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Phillips, Tom
Humans

Headline, 2019

An exhilarating journey through the most creative and catastrophic f**k ups in human historyIn the seventy thousand years that modern hum...

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4 818 Ft 4 578 Ft
Douglass, Frederick: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
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Douglass, Frederick
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

Oxford University Press, 2009

Frederick Douglass's Narrative recounts his life as a slave in Maryland and escape to freedom in 1838. An important slave autobiography,...

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3 551 Ft 3 374 Ft
Higginbotham, Adam: Midnight in Chernobyl
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Higginbotham, Adam
Midnight in Chernobyl

Transworld Publ. Ltd UK, 2019

Adam Higginbotham writes for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Wired, GQ, Businessweek, Smithsonian, Men¿s Journal, and The At...

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Pye, Michael: The Edge of the World
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Pye, Michael
The Edge of the World

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2015

Michael Pye has written eleven previous books, translated into eleven languages, including two British bestsellers and two New York Times...

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Aslan, Reza: God
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Aslan, Reza
God

Transworld Publ. Ltd UK, 2018

Reza Aslan is an internationally acclaimed writer and scholar of religions. He is also a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. At Harva...

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5 216 Ft 4 956 Ft
Chang, Jung: Empress Dowager Cixi
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Chang, Jung
Empress Dowager Cixi

Random House UK Ltd, 2014

In this groundbreaking biography, Jung Chang vividly describes how Empress Dowager Cixi - the most important woman in Chinese history - b...

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5 656 Ft 5 374 Ft
Winder, Simon: Danubia
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Winder, Simon
Danubia

Pan Macmillan, 2014

Longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2013.For centuries the very peculiar Habsburg family ruled most of Central Europe...

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6 689 Ft 6 355 Ft
Macculloch, Diarmaid: Thomas Cromwell
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Macculloch, Diarmaid
Thomas Cromwell

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2019

Diarmaid MacCulloch is Professor of the History of the Church at Oxford University. His Thomas Cranmer (1996) won the Whitbread Biography...

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6 917 Ft 6 572 Ft
Inglis, Lucy: Milk of Paradise
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Inglis, Lucy
Milk of Paradise

Pan Macmillan, 2019

Poppy tears, opium, heroin, fentanyl: poppy latex is a bringer of sleep, of pleasurable lethargy, of relief from pain - and hugely addict...

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Chappell, M.: The British Army in World War I
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Chappell, M.
The British Army in World War I

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2005

Although Britain's greatest commitment of land forces was on the Western Front during World War I (1914-1918), British, Empire and Domini...

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Plokhy, Serhii: The Gates of Europe
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Plokhy, Serhii
The Gates of Europe

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2016

Serhii Plokhy is the Mykhailo Hrushevsky Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard University and a leading authority on Eastern Europe. ...

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Ozment, Steven: A Mighty Fortress
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Ozment, Steven
A Mighty Fortress

Harper Collins Publ. USA, 2005

The word "German" was being used by the Romans as early as the mid-first century B.C. to describe tribes in the eastern Rhine valley. Nea...

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Harding, Stephen: The Last Battle
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Harding, Stephen
The Last Battle

INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US, 2014

May 1945. Hitler is dead, and the Third Reich little more than smoking rubble. No GI wants to be the last man killed in action against th...

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Reich, David: Who We Are and How We Got Here
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Reich, David
Who We Are and How We Got Here

Oxford University Press, 2019

Huge advances in our ability to sequence ancient DNA have revolutionised what we know about the earliest human populations. David Reich e...

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Hegarty, Neil: The Story of Ireland
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Hegarty, Neil
The Story of Ireland

Random House UK Ltd, 2012

Neil Hegarty was born in Derry in 1970. He is the author of Dublin: A View from the Ground. His short fiction and essays have been publis...

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Holmes, Richard: The Compact Guide of the Napoleonic Wars
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Holmes, Richard
The Compact Guide of the Napoleonic Wars

Welbeck Publishing Group, 2019

This outstandingly vivid and accessible book, written by one of Britain's leading historians, provides the essential overview of Napoleon...

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Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Sturgis, Matthew
Oscar

Head of Zeus Ltd., 2019

This major biography of the Irish literary titan mines the comedy and tragedy of the work and the life, drawing unprecedentedly on the fu...

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8 210 Ft 7 800 Ft
Holland, Tom: Millennium
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Holland, Tom
Millennium

Little, Brown Book Group, 2009

Tom Holland, author of RUBICON and PERSIAN FIRE, gives a thrilling panoramic account of the birth of the new Western Europe in the year 1...

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6 693 Ft 6 359 Ft
Figes, Orlando: Crimea
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Figes, Orlando
Crimea

Penguin Books Ltd, 2011

Orlando Figes is Professor of History at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is the author of Peasant Russia, Civil War, A People'...

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8 532 Ft 8 106 Ft
Ferguson, Niall: Empire
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Ferguson, Niall
Empire

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2018

Niall Ferguson is one of Britain's most renowned historians. He is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford U...

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5 631 Ft 5 350 Ft
Martin, Terry: The Affirmative Action Empire
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Martin, Terry
The Affirmative Action Empire

Cornell University Press, 2001

The Soviet Union was the first of Europe's multiethnic states to confront the rising tide of nationalism by systematically promoting the ...

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13 108 Ft 12 453 Ft
Murray, Jenni: A History of Britain in 21 Women
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Murray, Jenni
A History of Britain in 21 Women

Oneworld Publications, 2017

From the bestselling author of A History of the World in 21 WomenThey were famous queens, unrecognised visionaries, great artists and tra...

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5 021 Ft 4 770 Ft
Simms, Brendan: Britain's Europe
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Simms, Brendan
Britain's Europe

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2017

Brendan Simms is the author of Unfinest Hour (shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize), Three Victories and a Defeat, Europe: The Strugg...

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Shyrock, Andrew: Nationalism & the Genealogical Imagination - Oral History & Textual Authority in Tribal Jordan (Paper)
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Shyrock, Andrew
Nationalism & the Genealogical Imagination - Oral History & Textual Authority in Tribal Jordan (Paper)

University of California Press, 1997

"Shryock's argument is as important for the understanding of historiography and national identity in the contemporary Middle East as was ...

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14 524 Ft 13 798 Ft
Kiewitz, Susanne: Hub of Nobel Laureates
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Kiewitz, Susanne
Hub of Nobel Laureates

Jaron Verlag GmbH, 2016

From 1912, a "German Oxford" emerged in Berlin-Dahlem. On the outskirts of the booming capital city, the Kaiser Wilhelm Society founded i...

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4 197 Ft 3 988 Ft
Johnson, Paul: 20th Century Britain
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Johnson, Paul
20th Century Britain

Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2007

Over the course of the twentieth century, British social conditions and expectations have improved significantly, as has economic perform...

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Kortazar, Jon: Contemporary Basque Literature: Kirmen Uribe's Proposal.
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Kortazar, Jon
Contemporary Basque Literature: Kirmen Uribe's Proposal.

Vervuert Verlag oHG, 2013

Basque literature is unknown because of the language in which it is written. It is a "small literature" that has, however, experienced ma...

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8 225 Ft 7 814 Ft
Jenkins, Simon: A Short History of England
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Jenkins, Simon
A Short History of England

Profile Books, 2018

From the invaders of the dark ages to the aftermath of the coalition, one of Britain's most respected journalists, Simon Jenkins, weaves ...

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5 021 Ft 4 770 Ft
Tames, Richard: England's Forgotten Past
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Tames, Richard
England's Forgotten Past

Thames & Hudson, 2018

Offers an amusing and lively tour of the forgotten episodes and the overlooked people and places of English history. From Nicholas Breaks...

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Say shibboleth!
idegen Say shibboleth!

Bucher Verlag GmbH, 2018

Despite talk about globalization and international community, new borders, fences, and walls are erected all over the world-around states...

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12 071 Ft 11 468 Ft
Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Zamoyski, Adam
Poland

Harper Collins Publ. UK, 2015

Adam Zamoyski first wrote his history of Poland two years before the collapse of the Soviet Union. This substantially revised and updated...

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Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society
idegen Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society

ibidem, 2018

Featuring a special section on "Russian Foreign Policy Towards the 'Near Abroad'"Issue 4,2 deals with Russia's post-Maidan foreign policy...

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Kean, Sam
The Bastard Brigade

Hodder And Stoughton Ltd., 2019

New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean tells the incredible story of how a renegade group of spies kept Hitler from obtaining his ult...

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7 527 Ft 7 151 Ft
Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society
idegen Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society

ibidem, 2018

Featuring a special section on "Identity Clashes: Russian and Ukrainian Debates on Culture, History, and Politics"This issue's special se...

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13 693 Ft 13 009 Ft
Black, Jonathan (Kingston University, UK): Winston Churchill in British Art, 1900 to the Present Day
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Black, Jonathan (Kingston University, UK)
Winston Churchill in British Art, 1900 to the Present Day

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2018

The shifting public perception of Churchill as expressed through visual art, from oil paintings to cartoons.

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Brotton, Jerry: Trading Territories
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Brotton, Jerry
Trading Territories

Reaktion Books, 2018

Trading Territories tells the compelling story of maps and geographical knowledge in the early modern world from the fifteenth to the ear...

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Czech composers
idegen Czech composers

Books LLC, Reference Series, 2011

Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 245. Chapters: Antonín Dvorák, Bedrich Smetana, LeoS Janácek, August Wilhelm Ambros, Bohuslav Martinu, Franz Kr...

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Tinniswood, Adrian: By Permission Of Heaven
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Tinniswood, Adrian
By Permission Of Heaven

Vintage Publishing, 2004

Adrian Tinniswood OBE FSA is the author of fifteen books on social and architectural history, including Behind the Throne: A Domestic His...

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Kerr, Gordon: A Short History of Europe
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Kerr, Gordon
A Short History of Europe

Oldcastle Books Ltd, 2019

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Haddonfield, Historical Society of: Haddonfield Historical Society Publications: First Series (Classic Reprint)
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Haddonfield, Historical Society of
Haddonfield Historical Society Publications: First Series (Classic Reprint)

LULU PR, 2018

Excerpt from Haddonfield Historical Society Publications: First SeriesBut there was no Haddonfield then, and the home of Francis Collins ...

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3 948 Ft 3 751 Ft
Foat, Joanna: Lumberjills
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Foat, Joanna
Lumberjills

The History Press Ltd, 2019

The first book to fully recognise and tell the tale of the efforts of the Lumberjills - the Women's Timber Corps - during the Second Worl...

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7 491 Ft 7 117 Ft
Shaw, Karl: Curing Hiccups with Small Fires
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Shaw, Karl
Curing Hiccups with Small Fires

Pan Macmillan, 2015

Kark Shaw trained as a journalist (for NME and others) and is the author of several humour books, including Gross, Royal Babylon: An Irre...

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6 104 Ft 5 799 Ft
Leach, Nicholas: The Lifeboat Service in England: The North West and Isle of Man
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Leach, Nicholas
The Lifeboat Service in England: The North West and Isle of Man

Amberley Publishing, 2017

Explores the lifeboat stations of the north-west of England and the Isle of Man.

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Boff, Jonathan: Haig's Enemy
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Boff, Jonathan
Haig's Enemy

Oxford University Press, 2020

The war on the Western Front as seen through the eyes of one of Germany's leading First World War generals, Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bav...

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7 484 Ft 7 110 Ft
Northrop, Douglas: Veiled Empire
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Northrop, Douglas
Veiled Empire

Cornell University Press, 2003

Drawing on extensive research in the archives of Russia and Uzbekistan, Douglas Northrop here reconstructs the turbulent history of a Sov...

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12 487 Ft 11 863 Ft
Wood, Nancy: Vectors of Memory
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Wood, Nancy
Vectors of Memory

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 1999

The topic of memory has shot to prominence in recent years, engaging the attention of academics and a wider public alike. This is partly ...

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13 881 Ft 13 187 Ft
Bouchard, Constance Brittain: Holy Entrepreneurs
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Bouchard, Constance Brittain
Holy Entrepreneurs

Cornell University Press, 2009

The twelfth century was characterized by intense spirituality as well as rapid economic development. Drawing on unprecedented research, C...

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12 440 Ft 11 818 Ft
Lawrence, Susan - Davies, Peter: An Archaeology of Australia Since 1788
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Lawrence, Susan - Davies, Peter
An Archaeology of Australia Since 1788

Springer US, New York, N.Y., 2012

This volume provides an important new synthesis of archaeological work carried out in Australia on the post-contact period. It draws on d...

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30 940 Ft 29 393 Ft
Wilson, A. N.: The Book of the People
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Wilson, A. N.
The Book of the People

Atlantic Books, 2016

A dazzling and original exploration of how and why we should read the Bible, even if we're not believers. Blends deeply personal and refl...

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5 006 Ft 4 756 Ft
Lewis-Stempel, John - Haswell, Jock: A Brief History of the British Army
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Lewis-Stempel, John - Haswell, Jock
A Brief History of the British Army

Little, Brown Book Group, 2016

A very readable history of the British Army that manages to be objective yet sympathetic, and concise while never being superficial

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5 003 Ft 4 753 Ft
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Miller, James
The Finest Road in the World

Birlinn General, 2019

This is the story of travel and transport in the Scottish Highlands

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Jordan, Don: The King's City
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Jordan, Don
The King's City

Little, Brown Book Group, 2018

During the reign of Charles II, London was a city in flux. After years of civil war and political turmoil, England's capital became the c...

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6 494 Ft 6 170 Ft
Ferguson, Norman: A Haverin' History of Scotland
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Ferguson, Norman
A Haverin' History of Scotland

The History Press Ltd, 2018

'A braw wee book o' haverin'' 'A bonnie read on a dreich day'

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Malcolmson, Robert - Malcolmson, Patricia: Women at the Ready
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Malcolmson, Robert - Malcolmson, Patricia
Women at the Ready

Little, Brown Book Group, 2014

A lively history of the Second World War on the Home Front told through the stories of the women serving in the Women's Voluntary Services

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5 028 Ft 4 777 Ft
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European Rail Timetable Team
Abbreviated Rail Times for Great Britain

Middleton Press, 2016

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Gluckstein, Donny: The Nazis, Capitalism And The Working Class
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Gluckstein, Donny
The Nazis, Capitalism And The Working Class

Haymarket Books, 2012

A contribution to the debate about the nature of Nazism and why understanding it still matters today.

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7 918 Ft 7 523 Ft
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Amaral, Marina - Jones, Dan
The Colour of Time

Head of Zeus Ltd., 2019

Historian Dan Jones and artist Marina Amaral collaborate using digital techniques to imbue 200 photographs from across pre-colour photogr...

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5 071 Ft 4 818 Ft
Kaplan, Steven Laurence: Farewell, Revolution
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Kaplan, Steven Laurence
Farewell, Revolution

Cornell University Press, 1996

Steven Laurence Kaplan reconstructs and analyzes the loud and bitter arguments over the meaning of the French Revolution which have consu...

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