695 books (35 pages) in this category

Command A King's Ship

by Alexander Kent

Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace - but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on. Richard ...

ISBN: 9781489355140

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

Command A King's Ship

by Alexander Kent

Spithead, 1784. His Majesty's frigate, Undine, sets sail for India and the seas beyond. Europe may be at peace - but in colonial waters the promises of statesmen count for little and the bloody struggle for supremacy still goes on. Richard ...

ISBN: 9781489355157

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Congo

by David van Reybrouck

FINALIST FOR THE CUNDILL PRIZE FOR HISTORY‘Not only deserves the description “epic”, in its true sense, but the term “masterpiece” as well' Independent This gripping epic tells the story of one of the world's most ...

ISBN: 9780007562930

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Conquerors

How Portugal Forged the First Global Empire

by Roger Crowley

From the celebrated author of <i>Empires of the Sea, Conquerors</i> tells how the tiny country of Portugal set about exploring and conquering the world in the 16th Century. ...

ISBN: 9780571290901

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Conquest Of Gaul, The

by Julius Caesar

<i>'The enemy were overpowered and took to flight. The Romans pursued as far as their strength enabled them to run.'</i>Between 58 and 50 BC Julius Caesar conquered most of the area now covered by Belgium, France and Switzerland, and invaded ...

ISBN: 9780140444339

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Conquest Of New Spain, The

by Bernal Diaz Del Castillo

Vivid, powerful and absorbing, this is a first-person account of one of the most startling military episodes in history- the overthrow of Montezuma's doomed Aztec Empire by the ruthless Hernan Cortes and his band of adventurers. Bernal ...

ISBN: 9780140441239

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Coromandel

A Personal History of South India

by Charles Allen

ISBN: 9781408705391

Binding: Hardback

$65.00

Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia A

by Michael Atherton

<b>The intriguing cultural history of the piano in Australia</b><br><br>From the instruments that floated ashore at Sydney Cove in the late eighteenth century to the resurrection of derelict heirlooms in the streets of twenty-first-century ...

ISBN: 9781863959919

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Culloden

Scotland's Last Battle and the Forging of the British Empire

by Trevor Royle

ISBN: 9780349138657

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Culloden

Scotland's Last Battle and the Forging of the British Empire

by Trevor Royle

ISBN: 9781408704011

Binding: Hardback

$59.99

Dancing in the Glory of Monsters

The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa

by Jason Stearns

ISBN: 9781610391078

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Dancing with the King

by BELGRAVE MICHAEL

After the battle of Orakau in 1864 and the end of the war in the Waikato, Tawhiao, the second Maori King, and his supporters were forced into an armed isolation in the Rohe Potae, the King Country. For the next twenty years, the King Country ...

ISBN: 9781869408695

Binding: Paperback

$71.95

Dangerous Days in the Roman Empire

Terrors and Torments, Diseases and Deaths

by Terry Deary

ISBN: 9781780226354

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Darjeeling: A History of the World's Greatest Tea

by Jeff Koehler

Winner of the 2016 IACP Award- Literary Food Writing<br>Set against the backdrop of the looming Himalayas and drenching monsoons, this is the story of how Darjeeling developed its tea industry under Imperial British rule and eventually came to ...

ISBN: 9781408845929

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Darkness, Be My Friend

by John Marsden

That's what war does for you – either kills you in one hit or destroys you slowly. One way or the other, it gets you ... unless you fight back ... ...

ISBN: 9781489370648

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$29.95

Dear America

Letters Home From Vietnam

by Bernard Edelman

More than twenty-five years after the official end of the Vietnam War, Dear America allows us to witness the war firsthand through the eyes of the men and women who served in Vietnam. In this collection of more than 200 letters, they share their

ISBN: 9780393323047

Binding: Paperback

$23.95

Debs at War

1939-1945

by Anne de Courcy

ISBN: 9780753820780

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

$44.99

Democracy in Classical Athens

by Christopher Carey

For two centuries classical Athens enjoyed almost uninterrupted democratic government. This was not a parliamentary democracy of the modern sort but a direct democracy in which all citizens were free to participate in the business of government.

ISBN: 9781474286367

Binding: Paperback

$30.99

Desert Queen

by Janet Wallach

ISBN: 9780753802472

Binding: Paperback

$29.99