695 books (35 pages) in this category

Billion Voices: China's Search for a Common Language: Penguin Specials,A

by David Moser

"Mandarin, Guoyu or Putonghua? 'Chinese' is a language known by many names, and China is a country home to many languages. Since the turn of the twentieth century linguists and politicians have been on a mission to create a common language for ...

ISBN: 9780734399595

Binding: Paperback

$9.99

Bitter Taste of Victory: In the Ruins of the Reich

by Lara Feigel

As the Second World War neared its conclusion, Germany was a nation reduced to rubble- 3.6 million German homes had been destroyed leaving 7.5 million people homeless; an apocalyptic landscape of flattened cities and desolate wastelands.<br> ...

ISBN: 9781408845134

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Black Tulip, The

by Alexandre Dumas

Cornelius van Baerle, a respectable tulip-grower, lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation. But after his powerful godfather is assassinated, the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in a ...

ISBN: 9780140448924

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Blanc Mont Ridge 1918

by Ed,Cansiere, Romain Gilbert

The dominating Blanc Mont Ridge complex in the Champagne region of France was home to some of the most complex German defences on the Western Front. Its heights offered artillery observation that made even approaching the ridge virtually ...

ISBN: 9781472824967

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bletchley Park Brainteasers

by Sinclair McKay

ISBN: 9781472252609

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Blood Brothers

The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X

by Johnny Smith

ISBN: 9780465093229

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Blood on the Tracks: A History of Railway Crime in Britain

by BRANDON / BROOKE

Blood on the Tracks provides a murky and intriguing account of criminal activity on Britain's railways, from its beginnings in the early nineteenth century right up to the present day. Covering all varieties of crime, from the opportunistic such

ISBN: 9780750982696

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Blue Ribbons Bitter Bread

Joice Loch – Australia's most heroic woman

by Deidre Rubenstein

Joice Loch was an extraordinary Australian. She had the inspired courage that saved many hundreds of Jews and Poles in World War II, the compassion that made her a self-trained doctor to tens of thousands of refugees, the incredible grit that ...

ISBN: 9781489421593

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

Blue Ribbons Bitter Bread

Joice Loch – Australia's most heroic woman

by Deidre Rubenstein

Joice Loch was an extraordinary Australian. She had the inspired courage that saved many hundreds of Jews and Poles in World War II, the compassion that made her a self-trained doctor to tens of thousands of refugees, the incredible grit that ...

ISBN: 9781489421609

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Bolt Action: Armies of France and the Al

by Warlord;Dennis, Peter Games

World War II was truly a 'world' war, and many nations joined the fight against Germany and the Axis. This latest supplement for Bolt Action covers the armies of France, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Norway, Holland and Belgium that stood ...

ISBN: 9781780960920

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bolt Action: Armies of Great Britain

by Warlord;Dennis, Peter;Thornton, Jake Games

With this latest supplement for Bolt Action, players can now build an army for Great Britain and the Commonwealth. From early campaigns in Europe to the deserts of North Africa and the jungles of the Far East, British forces faced the Axis ...

ISBN: 9781780960890

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bolt Action: Armies of Italy and the Axi

by Warlord;Dennis, Peter Games

While many nations flocked to the side of the Allies, others joined forces with Germany as part of the Axis. This volume is the definitive guide to the armies of Italy, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania and Finland. Fight the Winter War against the ...

ISBN: 9781782007708

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union

by Warlord;Dennis, Peter;Chambers, Andy Games

This book provides Bolt Action players with all of the information they need to field the military forces of the Soviet Union. From the bitter urban warfare of Stalingrad, through the Winter War against Finland and the final drive to Berlin, the

ISBN: 9781780960906

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bolt Action: Campaign: The Road to Berli

by Warlord Games

As the Allies advance towards Germany, they face dogged resistance from the hard-pressed German forces. Take command of the Allies in their final push to end the war in Europe, or hold fast as the German defenders as the fight is brought to your

ISBN: 9781472817921

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Bolt Action: World War II Wargames Rules

by W;Dennis, P;Cavatore, A;Priestley, R Games

Written by veteran game designers Alessio Cavatore and Rick Priestley, Bolt Action provides all the rules needed to bring the great battles of World War II to your tabletop. Using miniature soldiers, tanks and terrain, you can fight battles in ...

ISBN: 9781780960869

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Bomber Command

by Max Hastings

Bomber Command's offensive against the cities of Germany was one of the epic campaigns of the Second World War. More than 56,000 British and Commonwealth aircrew and 600,000 Germans died in the course of the RAF's attempt to win the war by ...

ISBN: 9781486285594

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

Bomber Crew

Taking On the Reich

by John Sweetman

ISBN: 9780349117966

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Bosworth

The Birth of the Tudors

by Chris Skidmore

ISBN: 9780753828946

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Bradshaw's Handbook

by George Bradshaw

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves a place on the bookshelf of any traveller, railway enthusiast, historian or anglophile. Produced as the British railway ...

ISBN: 9781908402028

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

NASA 's history is a familiar story, one that typically peaks with Neil Armstrong taking his small step on the Moon in 1969. But America 's space agency wasn 't created in a vacuum. It was assembled from pre-existing parts, drawing together ...

ISBN: 9781472911247

Binding: Paperback

$19.99