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  • HISTORY

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      War Years with Jeb Stuart.

      War Years with Jeb Stuart.

      Written some time before 1896 and first published in 1945 this thrilling and eye-opening memoir of the American Civil War is happily once more in print. Blackford joined the Virginia Cavalry and wrote frequently to his parents. All these letters have...

      Was: $24.95
      Now: $12.95
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      A History of Canberra.

      A History of Canberra.

      It was designed as an Ôideal city', and emblem of the nation. But Canberra's evolution was not smooth, and Brown's study illuminates the unique, layered, and often colourful history of Australia's capital. This history is informed by three themes:...

      Was: $39.95
      Now: $9.95
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      The Waterlow Killings: A Portrait of a Family Tragedy.

      The Waterlow Killings: A Portrait of a Family Tragedy.

      A true account of the shocking murder of celebrated Sydney art-curator Nick Waterlow and his daughter Chloe, in front of her three children. The story takes us into the world of musical, literary, and visual celebrities but beneath the public facade it...

      Was: $29.95
      Now: $5.00
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      Invading America: The English Assault on the New World 1497-1630.

      Invading America: The English Assault on the New World 1497-1630.

      Childs contends that perhaps the century of English expansion into the Americas is best viewed as an invasion. Early settlements functioned more as beachheads than towns, and many of these had to be abandoned because of reinforcement and supply problems...

      Was: $75.00
      Now: $19.95
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      Rough Riders: Two Brothers and the Last Stand at Gallipoli.

      Rough Riders: Two Brothers and the Last Stand at Gallipoli.

      Frank and Percy Talley were two London brothers, soldiers in the 1st City of London Yeomanry (the Rough Riders). Their letters provide a rare insight into the Yeomen training procedures, their transportation to Egypt, and their experience in Gallipoli on...

      Was: $59.95
      Now: $5.00
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      Emigrants: Why the English Sailed to the New World.

      Emigrants: Why the English Sailed to the New World.

      In the 17th century there was an unprecedented population shift where nearly 400,000 people left Britain (mostly England) for the Americas. Religious and economic reasons were the drivers of this mass migration. This story relies on contemporary diaries,...

      Was: $49.99
      Now: $12.95
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      The Sultan's Istanbul on Five Kurush a Day.

      The Sultan's Istanbul on Five Kurush a Day.

      Thames & Hudson's historical guide books are seductive and in no time at all you'll find yourself in the Istanbul of 1750, as if you were extending your Grand Tour eastwards. We are introduced to the locals, with their highly coloured footwear, their...

      Was: $39.95
      Now: $12.95
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      Waterloo 1815.

      Waterloo 1815.

      Both sides fought with remarkable energy and spirit and it was one of the most decisive battles in history. This explanation of what happened on that day includes paintings, drawings, and detailed maps showing how the fight unfolded. The personalities of...

      Was: $24.99
      Now: $9.95
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      The Victorians: A Beginner's Guide.

      The Victorians: A Beginner's Guide.

      Gange introduces readers to the aspects of political, social, cultural, and economic change that defined life for the Victorian people. In combining the perspectives of the period's historians and literary scholars with the themes of empire, science and...

      Was: $29.95
      Now: $9.95
    • Mary Queen of Scots.

      Mary Queen of Scots.

      Guy illuminates how the imprisoned Mary's despair led to a reckless plot against Elizabeth and thus to her own execution. The portrait that emerges is not of a political pawn or a manipulative siren, but of a shrewd and charismatic young ruler who...

      Now: $7.95
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      Edinburgh After Dark.

      Edinburgh After Dark.

      Some believe that Edinburgh was founded by the Egyptian princess, Scota, daughter of the Pharoah Akhenaten. Around Edinburgh is woven a plethora of mysterious tales, making it seemingly awash with poltergeists, ghosts, alien beings, UFOs, magical sites,...

      Was: $29.95
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      Gentlemen's Gentlemen: My Friends in Service.

      Gentlemen's Gentlemen: My Friends in Service.

      The author spent her working life in service as a lady's maid and never married. But she found friendship with men and women with whom she worked. Her stories of lamp boys and butlers, page boys, hall boy, valets and others during the golden age of...

      Was: $24.99
      Now: $9.95
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      Forget the Anorak: What Trainspotting Was Really Like.

      Forget the Anorak: What Trainspotting Was Really Like.

      The 1950s and 1960s were the heyday of trainspotting. Engine numbers were recorded in inexpensive pocket sized books and it was an organised hobby for those who wished to participate. Railway clubs provided cheap trips for trainspotters to pursue their...

      Was: $24.99
      Now: $9.95
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      Classic Aircraft.

      Classic Aircraft.

      A timeline of aviation spanning a little over a hundred years from 1906 until the present day, it contains fascinating chronological information and anecdotes on each plane. Coloured illustrations throughout. Publisher Description Aircraft have...

      Was: $27.95
      Now: $9.95
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      Washington's Circle: The Creation of the President.

      Washington's Circle: The Creation of the President.

      This very readable account of Washington's two terms in office, expose his dealings with cabinet and the struggles that turned a national experiment into a multiparty government. His interactions with Hamilton, Jefferson, Madison and others are well...

      Was: $59.99
      Now: $19.95
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      The History of Medicine: A Beginner's Guide.

      The History of Medicine: A Beginner's Guide.

      A well-written, concise look at all the extraordinary measures humans have gone to to remain healthy, from animal sacrifice to stem cell therapy. ‘The very best one-volume history of health and illness available…much more than a beginner's guide, it...

      Was: $29.95
      Now: $9.95
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      Summer of Blood: England's First Revolution.

      Summer of Blood: England's First Revolution.

      The uprising in the summer of 1381 is also known as The Peasant's Revolt, and was against 14-year-old King Richard II. It was led by the mysterious Wat Tyler and the visionary preacher John Ball who denounced three unjust poll taxes and oppressive labour...

      Was: $29.95
      Now: $9.95
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      The King Is Dead: The Last Will and Testament of Henry VIII.

      The King Is Dead: The Last Will and Testament of Henry VIII.

      His last will and testament confirmed the royal line of succession and listed many bequests. It is also one of the most intriguing and contested documents in British history. There have been disagreements over the will's intended meaning, its...

      Was: $44.95
      Now: $14.95
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      The Fear and the Freedom: How the Second World War Changed Us.

      The Fear and the Freedom: How the Second World War Changed Us.

      He surveys the major changes, both constructive and destructive, that took place in the world because of the Second World War. He has included case studies from around the world, from a variety of political perspectives. ‘An eloquent meditation on the...

      Was: $64.95
      Now: $14.95
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      Light Dragoons: The Making of a Regiment.

      Light Dragoons: The Making of a Regiment.

      A regimental history which draws together the many common threads of the six distinguished light cavalry regiments whose individual histories over nearly 300 years led to the formation of the new regiment on 1 December 1992. The history of the Light...

      Was: $49.95
      Now: $14.95