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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 history In the seventy thousand years that modern hu...

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5 064 Ft 4 811 Ft
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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5 267 Ft 5 004 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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5 502 Ft 5 227 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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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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5 675 Ft 5 392 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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Mccourt, Malachy: Malachy McCourt's History of Ireland (Paperback)
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Mccourt, Malachy
Malachy McCourt's History of Ireland (Paperback)

RUNNING PR BOOK PUBL, 2008

McCourt proves an irresistible guide on this vivid tour through the colorful and turbulent history of the Emerald Isle. He also offers fr...

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7 515 Ft 7 140 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 Europ...

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6 695 Ft 6 361 Ft
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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Wolmar, Christian: To the Edge of the World
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Wolmar, Christian
To the Edge of the World

Atlantic Books, 2014

The epic story of the world's longest and greatest railway, as told by Britain's bestselling transport historian.

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7 468 Ft 7 095 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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6 919 Ft 6 574 Ft
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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Bellah, Robert N.: Religion in Human Evolution
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Bellah, Robert N.
Religion in Human Evolution

Harvard University Press, 2017

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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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Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Moore, Charles
Margaret Thatcher

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2020

The final part of Charles Moore's bestselling and definitive biography of Britain's first female Prime Minister, 'One of the great biogra...

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Kurimay, Anita: Queer Budapest, 1873-1961
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Kurimay, Anita
Queer Budapest, 1873-1961

The University of Chicago Press, 2020

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Abulafia, David
The Boundless Sea

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2020

WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE 2020 A SUNDAY TIMES, FINANCIAL TIMES, THE TIMES AND BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE BOOK OF THE YEAR For most of...

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Bregman, Rutger: Humankind
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Bregman, Rutger
Humankind

Bloomsbury UK, 2021

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER A Guardian, Daily Telegraph, New Statesman and Daily Express Book of the Year 'Hugely, highly and happily re...

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5 086 Ft 4 832 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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6 695 Ft 6 361 Ft
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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5 668 Ft 5 385 Ft
Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Jenkins, Simon
A Short History of London

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2020

Paperback editon of the concise history of London, which follows on from Ackroyd's "A Short History Of Europe" and "A Short History Of En...

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5 278 Ft 5 015 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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5 263 Ft 5 000 Ft
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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5 372 Ft 5 104 Ft
Laertius, Diogenes: Lives of the Eminent Philosophers
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Laertius, Diogenes
Lives of the Eminent Philosophers

Oxford University Press Inc, 2020

This new edition of the Lives, in a faithful and eminently readable translation by Pamela Mensch, is the first rendering of the complete ...

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6 752 Ft 6 415 Ft
Bell, David A. (Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the Era of North Atlantic Revolutions, Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the Era of North Atlantic Revolutions, Princeton University): Napoleon
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Bell, David A. (Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the Era of North Atlantic Revolutions, Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the Era of North Atlantic Revolutions, Princeton University)
Napoleon

Oxford University Press Inc, 2018

This Very Short Introduction provides a concise, accurate, and lively portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte's character and career, situating hi...

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4 031 Ft 3 830 Ft
Winder, Simon: Germania
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Winder, Simon
Germania

Pan Macmillan, 2020

'A splendid offering' Financial Times 'An idiosyncratic, often funny fusion of history writing, travel writing and disrespect' Sir Tom St...

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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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14 535 Ft 13 809 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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20 301 Ft 19 286 Ft
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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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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3 951 Ft 3 754 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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6 109 Ft 5 804 Ft
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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7 924 Ft 7 528 Ft
Chappell, Mike: Wellington's Peninsula Regiments
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Chappell, Mike
Wellington's Peninsula Regiments

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2003

The forces which Wellington led in Portugal and Spain and up into southern France between 1808 and 1814 achieved a consistent record of v...

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6 040 Ft 5 738 Ft
McGarrick, Peter: Britain Post Brexit
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McGarrick, Peter
Britain Post Brexit

The History Press Ltd, 2018

A concise, easy-to-digest guide on Britain's politics and government, the challenges the country faces and how to move forward

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Ambrose, Joe: Sean Tracy and the Tan War
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Ambrose, Joe
Sean Tracy and the Tan War

The Mercier Press Ltd, 2007

A ground breaking new book that looks back on Ireland's struggle for freedom with a refreshingly new perspective and attitude. This is a ...

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Beyond the Ubaid
idegen Beyond the Ubaid

Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 2010

Originally coined to signify a style of pottery in southern Iraq, and by extension an associated people and a chronological period, the t...

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15 515 Ft 14 740 Ft
Mosley, Nicholas: Julian Grenfell
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Mosley, Nicholas
Julian Grenfell

Persephone Books Ltd, 1999

Mosley, a highly regarded British novelist, examines the brief life of a sometime relative-by-marriage who was killed in the Great War at...

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7 512 Ft 7 137 Ft
Altizer, Thomas J. J.: History as Apocalypse
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Altizer, Thomas J. J.
History as Apocalypse

ST UNIV OF NEW YORK PR, 1985

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Sunderland, Willard: Taming the Wild Field
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Sunderland, Willard
Taming the Wild Field

Cornell University Press, 2006

Traverses 1000 years of history to recount the epic story of Russia's expansion into the steppe region.

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Dutton, P.: Charlemagne's Mustache
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Dutton, P.
Charlemagne's Mustache

Palgrave Macmillan US, 2008

"Charlemagne's Mustache and Other Cultural Clusters of a Dark Age" presents the reader with seven engaging studies of cultural life and t...

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26 500 Ft 25 175 Ft
Merritt, Giles (Secretary-general of 'Friends of Europe' and Editor of Europe's World): Slippery Slope
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Merritt, Giles (Secretary-general of 'Friends of Europe' and Editor of Europe's World)
Slippery Slope

Oxford University Press, 2017

2nd edition. A hard-hitting warning for the future of Europe and the EU, it argues that action must be taken now if we are to avoid a fut...

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6 470 Ft 6 147 Ft
Hermiston, Roger: All Behind You, Winston
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Hermiston, Roger
All Behind You, Winston

Aurum Press, 2017

The story of Churchill's wartime coalition government, which was instrumental in helping win WWII. Explores the roles played by Lord Beav...

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Walker, Stephen: Hide and Seek
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Walker, Stephen
Hide and Seek

HarperCollins Publishers, 2012

Irish Sunday Times Bestseller A true story of war, peace and friendship: a Nazi colonel and an Irish priest

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Lewis, Dan: Now I Know: The Revealing Stories Behind the World's Most Interesting Facts
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Lewis, Dan
Now I Know: The Revealing Stories Behind the World's Most Interesting Facts

ADAMS MEDIA, 2013

Praise for the Webby Award-winning newsletter: "I eagerly read 'Now I Know' every day. It's always fresh, always a surprise, and always i...

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6 268 Ft 5 955 Ft
Loewe, Michael: Everyday Life in Early Imperial China
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Loewe, Michael
Everyday Life in Early Imperial China

Hackett Publishing Co, Inc, 2005

In this lively and accessible account, with illustrations on nearly every page, Michael Loewe gives us a vivid picture of the lives of pe...

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5 017 Ft 4 767 Ft
Kiszely, John: Anatomy of a Campaign
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Kiszely, John
Anatomy of a Campaign

Cambridge University Press, 2019

John Kiszely draws on his own experience in the military to assess the ignominious failure of the British campaign in Norway in 1940. The...

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8 979 Ft 8 531 Ft
Robinson, Gabrielle: Api's Berlin Diaries
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Robinson, Gabrielle
Api's Berlin Diaries

She Writes Press, 2020

After her mother's death, Gabrielle Robinson found diaries her grandfather had kept while serving as doctor in Berlin 1945-only to discov...

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6 698 Ft 6 364 Ft
Fremont-Barnes, Gregory: The French Revolutionary Wars
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Fremont-Barnes, Gregory
The French Revolutionary Wars

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2001

Europe's great powers formed two powerful coalitions against France, yet force of numbers, superior leadership and the patriotic fervour ...

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Taylor, Frederick: 1939
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Taylor, Frederick
1939

Pan Macmillan, 2020

In the autumn of 1938, Europe believed in the promise of peace. Still reeling from the ravages of the Great War, its people were desperat...

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Williams, Ron: Born in 1970? What else happened?!
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Williams, Ron
Born in 1970? What else happened?!

Boom Books, 2020

In 1970, President Nixon's war in Vietnam, and now Cambodia, was getting unpopular in the USA and Oz. We decided to take our 8th Battalio...

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5 263 Ft 5 000 Ft
Tinniswood, Adrian: By Permission Of Heaven
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Tinniswood, Adrian
By Permission Of Heaven

Vintage, 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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5 621 Ft 5 340 Ft
Koch, Bea: Mad and Bad
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Koch, Bea
Mad and Bad

Little, Brown & Company, 2020

A feminist pop history that looks beyond the Ton and Jane Austen to highlight iconoclastic women of the Regency period who succeeded on t...

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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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Spring, Ian: Real Glasgow
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Spring, Ian
Real Glasgow

Poetry Wales Press, 2017

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5 245 Ft 4 983 Ft
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Burchett, Wilfred G.
Shadows of Hiroshima

Verso Books, 1987

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6 239 Ft 5 928 Ft
Tate, Dr Trudi (University of Cambridge, UK): A Short History of the Crimean War
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Tate, Dr Trudi (University of Cambridge, UK)
A Short History of the Crimean War

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2018

The Crimean War (1853-1856) was the first modern war. A vicious struggle between imperial Russia and an alliance of the British, French a...

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7 710 Ft 7 325 Ft
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European Rail Timetable Team
Abbreviated Rail Times for Great Britain

Middleton Press, 2016

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5 227 Ft 4 966 Ft
Troyansky, David  G. (City University of New York, USA): Aging in World History
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Troyansky, David G. (City University of New York, USA)
Aging in World History

Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015

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Rottman, Gordon: The Berlin Wall
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Rottman, Gordon
The Berlin Wall

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2008

The Berlin Wall and the Inner-German Border (IGB) were built to halt the flow of refugees from East Germany to the West. From August 13, ...

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6 051 Ft 5 749 Ft