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by Saul Friedlander
by Paddy Ashdown
A History of Britain from Suez to the Beatles
by Dominic Sandbrook
The True Story of the First Victorious British Para Raid of WWII
by Taylor Downing
In Search of the Sacred in Modern India
by William Dalrymple
A Buddhist monk takes up arms to resist the Chinese invasion of Tibet - then spends the rest of his life trying to atone for the violence by hand printing the best prayer flags in India. A Jain nun tests her powers of detachment as she watches ...
The Great War and Our Modern Memory
by Neil Oliver
by Noreen Jones
The Japanese who migrated to Australia before 1901 were not only the prostitutes, pimps and pearlers of popular fiction. They were families, farmers and fishermen, entrepreneurs and itinerants. With determination and ambition many of them ...
by G. Gilbert
History of an Island People
by George Kerr
<p><i>Okinawa: The History of an Island People </i>is the most complete history of Okinawa and the Ryukyu Islands available in English. This new edition has been revised and updated with a comprehensive Afterword by the noted Okinawa scholar Dr.
by Adrian R. Lewis
by IDA B WELLS-BARNETT
The bleak years after the Civil War brought continuing oppression to African Americans. During the 1880s and 1890s, more than 100 black citizens were lynched each year. In 1892, Memphis newspaper editor Ida B. Wells-Barnett raised a lone voice ...
Faber Modern Classics
by Hannah Arendt
A unique and fascinating look at violent political change by one for the most profound thinkers of the twentieth century. ...
The History of the World in 366 Days
Special Ops and the Future of American Warfare
by Linda Robinson
A Global History of Concentration Camps
by Andrea Pitzer
Inspiration for the Netflix film 22 July
by Asne Seierstad
by Eduardo Galeano
The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide
by Eric Bogosian
by William O Walker
The Definitive Guide to Mechanical Systems, Specifications and History
by Peter Morgan
The definitive guide to 100% original and correct Porsche 911. ...