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Majesty

Majesty is the enthralling story of the House of Winsdor, focussing on the personal and political intrigues that have characterized the reign of Elizabeth II. Explore how the Queen has become a ...
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Island of the Lost

 “Riveting.” —The New York Times Book Review Hundreds of miles from civilization, two ships wreck on opposite ends of the same deserted island in this ...
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9781616209704
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The Little History of Britain

A lot of pomp and circumstance has gone on since Julius Caesar first came, and saw, and conquered, but this doughty little book heroically manages to capture the true essence of this green and ...
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Down Along with That Devil's Bones

“We can no longer see ourselves as minor spectators or weary watchers of history a­fter finishing this astonishing work of nonfiction.” —Kiese Laymon, author of Heavy   In ...
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9781616209100
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Paper Bullets

“A Nazi resistance story like none you’ve ever heard or read.” —Hampton Sides, author of Ghost Soldiers and On Desperate Ground"Every page is gripping, and the amount of ...
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9781616209162
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The Exploration Treasury (RGS (with IGB))

Discover some of the great archival treasures of the Royal Geographical Society. Some of the greatest expeditions are described and complimented with maps, photographs and illustrations by ...
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Quackery

What won’t we try in our quest for perfect health, beauty, and the fountain of youth? Well, just imagine a time when doctors prescribed morphine for crying infants. When liquefied gold was ...
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9780761189817
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The Treasures of World History

A spirited examination of world history, told through 50 key documents, by two celebrated historians and journalists. With a wealth of experience between them on political, social, cultural and ...
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Armed and Dangerous

For decades drugs dominated the UK underworld, but in recent years several major robberies - or heists - have grabbed the headlines. The first and most notorious of these was the Great Train Robbery ...
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Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper is an invaluable survey of crimes that have haunted the world’s imagination since his murderous reign drew to a close in 1888. Exploring the social context of the crimes, it includes ...
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D-Day

D-Day, the largest amphibious invasion in history, took place on 6 June 1944. The subsequent battle of Normandy involved over a million men, and helped seal the fate of The Third Reich. This is a ...
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Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper: Reconstructing the Crime Scenes in Forensic Detail is the only book that enables the reader to travel back into the London of 1888 by recreating key scenes from Jack the Ripper's ...
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Vikings

From the remote and unforgiving landscape of northern Europe, the Vikings voyaged to far-flung areas of the world with extraordinary consequences. Vikings examines the origins, explorations and ...
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Monster City

The never-before-told true account of the serial killers who terrorized Nashville’s music scene for decades—and the cold-case Murder Squad determined to bring an end to their sadistic ...
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Bushido

In eighteenth-century Japan, Tsunetomo Yamamoto created the Hagakure, a document that served as the basis for samurai warrior behavior. Its guiding principles greatly influenced the Japanese ruling ...
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