960 books (48 pages) in this category
A comprehensive introduction to the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings
by Nigel Cawthorne
The Quest to Think the Unthinkable
by Brian Clegg
by Alan B. Lloyd
This companion provides the very latest accounts of the major and current aspects of Egyptology by leading scholars. Delivered in a highly readable style and extensively illustrated, it offers unprecedented breadth and depth of coverage, giving ...
by Tyler Jo Smith
A comprehensive, authoritative account of the development Greek Art through the 1st millennium BC. <ul> <li>An invaluable resource for scholars dealing with the art, material culture and history of the post-classical world</li> <li>Includes ...
by A.B. Facey
Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...Audio Book
The Generation of Young Women Who Desegregated America's Schools
by Rachel Devlin
Europe in the Twentieth Century
by Richard Vinen
by Paul-Alain Beaulieu
by Mary Fulbrook
<p>The fourth edition of <i>A History of Germany, 1918-2014: A Divided Nation</i> introduces students to the key themes of 20<sup>th</sup> century German history, tracing the dramatic social, cultural, and political tensions in Germany since ...
by David Christian
by Kenneth L. Campbell
<b><i>CHOICE</i> Outstanding Academic Title 2017</b><br><i><i><br></i>A History of the British Isles</i> is a balanced and integrated political, social, cultural and religious history of the British Isles in all its complexity, exploring the ...
by Aviva Chomsky
<p>A fully-revised and updated new edition of a concise and insightful socio-historical analysis of the Cuban revolution, and the course it took over five and a half decades.</p> <ul> <li>Now available in a fully-revised second edition, ...
by Stephen Mitchell
<p>The Second Edition of <i>A History of the Later Roman Empire</i> features extensive revisions and updates to the highly-acclaimed, sweeping historical survey of the Roman Empire from the accession of Diocletian in AD 284 to the death of ...
by Andrew Marr
<p>Our understanding of world history is changing, as new discoveries are made on all the continents and old prejudices are being challenged. In this truly global journey Andrew Marr revisits some of the traditional epic stories, from classical ...
The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
by Geoffrey Wawro
Tacitus's Germania From the Roman Empire to the Third Reich
by Christopher B. Krebs
The Assassination of Sister Maura
by Eileen Markey
by Simon Jenkins
The definitive concise account of England's remarkable past - now updated. ...
by Bill Bryson
A Short History of Nearly Everything is Bill Bryson's fascinating and humorous quest to understand everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilisation. He takes subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like ...Audio Book
by Peter Church
<b>Explore the fascinating history of south-east Asia</b> <p><i>A Short History of South-East Asia, Sixth Edition</i> is the latest in a series of updated texts spotlighting this fascinating region. With revised chapters for all of the countries