Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume I: The Old and Middle Kingdoms

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520248427

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Empire's Crossroads

by Pan Macmillan UK

In October 1492, an Italian-born, Spanish-funded navigator discovered a new world, thousands of miles across the Atlantic Ocean. In Empire's Crossroads, Carrie Gibson, unfolds the story of the Caribbean from Columbus's first landing on ...

ISBN: 9781447260332

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 The

by Clark Christopher

The moments that it took Gavrilo Princip to step forward to the stalled car and shoot dead Franz Ferdinand and his wife were perhaps the most fateful of the modern era. An act of terrorism of staggering efficiency, it fulfilled its every aim: it ...

ISBN: 9780141027821

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Surfaces: A History

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520272774

Binding: Hardback

$46.95

The Poorer Nations A Possible History of the Global South

by Vijay Prashad

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non- Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left off.Since the '70s, the ...

ISBN: 9781781681589

Binding: Paperback / softback

$22.99

Alexander's Heirs

The Age of the Successors

by Edward M. Anson

Alexander’s Heirs offers a narrative account of the approximately forty years following the death of Alexander the Great, during which his generals vied for control of his vast empire, and through their conflicts and politics ultimately ...

ISBN: 9781444339628

Binding: Hardback

$127.95

Battle Castles: 500 Years of Knights and Siege Warfare

by Dan Snow

Six programmes, six castles. The book will have a chapter on each castle detailing the specifics of the castle in question, its history and an account of how it was built and the battles it faced. The book will include cutting edge CGI used in ...

ISBN: 9780007455584

Binding: Hardback

$35.00

Cursed Victory: A History of Israel and the Occupied Territories

by Bregman Ahron

In a move that would forever alter the map of the Middle East, Israel captured the West Bank, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and Sinai Peninsula in 1967's brief but pivotal Six Day War. Cursed Victory is the first complete history of the war's ...

ISBN: 9780713997750

Binding: Hardback

$45.00

Middle Ages, Treasures of the

by Anita Baker

Divided chronologically and by themed chapters, The Middle Ages is a fascinating, yet concise history of this extraordinary time of human endeavour, covering subjects such as religion, the Crusades, employment and technology. It also looks at the ...

ISBN: 9780233003610

Binding: Hardback

$59.95

Vietnam: State, War, and Revolution (19451946)

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520274150

Binding: Hardback

$79.00

Violette Noziere: A Story of Murder in 1930s Paris

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520272729

Binding: Paperback

$38.95

A Short History of Asia

by Mason C.

ISBN: 9781137340603

Binding: Paperback

$45.95

Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520275867

Binding: Paperback

$47.95

Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

by Boyce James

ISBN: 9781863956765

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Jungle Is Neutral: A Soldier's Three-Year Jungle Escape from the Japanese Army The

by Chapman F Spencer

After the fall of Malaysia to the Japanese, the unflappable F. Spencer Chapman survived for years in the jungle as a guerilla fighter. The Jungle is Neutral is his amazing tale of survival and valor against all odds. As he traveled by bicycle, ...

ISBN: 9789814516389

Binding: Paperback / softback

$24.99

World War 1 - Commemorating the 100th Anniversary

by Kim Lockwood

In 2014, the world will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Beginning on July 28, 1914 and concluding on November 11, 1918, it was one of the largest and bloodiest wars in history. Some 9 million people lost their ...

ISBN: 9781922178381

Binding: Paperback / softback

$11.99

M.K. Gandhi, Attorney at Law: The Man before the Mahatma

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520280151

Binding: Hardback

$48.95

We of the Never-Never and The Little Black Princess

by Aeneas Gunn

In 1902, Jeannie Gunn, a Melbourne schoolteacher, went with her new husband to live on the remote Elsey cattle station near the Roper River in the Northern Territory. Though she spend little more than a year there, her experiences in the outback ...

ISBN: 9780732299378

Binding: Paperback

$14.99

The Ghosts of Happy Valley

Searching for the Lost World of Africa's Infamous Aristocrats

by Juliet Barnes

The Ghosts of Happy Valley is a mesmerising blend of travel narrative, social history and personal quest.Happy Valley was the name given to the Wanjohi Valley in the Kenya Highlands, where a small community of affluent, hedonistic white ...

ISBN: 9781781311677

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

First World War Plays Night Watches, Mine Eyes Have Seen, Tunnel Trench, Post Mortem, Oh What A Lovely War, The Accrington Pals, Sea

by Mark Rawlinson

The First World War (1914-1918) marked a turning point in modern history and culture and its literary legacy is vast: poetry, fiction and memoirs abound. But the drama of the period is rarely recognised, with only a handful of plays commonly ...

ISBN: 9781472529893

Binding: Paperback / softback

$39.99