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    Twins of Auschwitz

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    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER The Nazis spared their lives because they were twins. In the summer of 1944, Eva Mozes Kor and her family arrived at...

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    Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare: Churchill's Mavericks Who Plotted Hitler's Defeat

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    'A magnificent story, brilliantly told. Read it!' Anthony Horowitz Six gentlemen, one goal - the destruction of Hitler's war machine In the sprin...

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    Ancient Paths: Discovering the Lost Map of Celtic Europe

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    Graham Robb's new book will change the way you see European civilization. Inspired by a chance discovery, Robb became fascinated with the world of...

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    If This Is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck: Hitler’s Concentration Camp for Women

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    Winner of the Longman-History Today Book Prize 2016 On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 800 women - housewives, doctors, opera singers, p...

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    Golden Thread- How Fabric Changed History

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    ** A RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK ** 'Fascinating . . . The history of the world through the eye of a needle . . . I recommend this book to anyone' TH...

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    Tibetan Book of the Dead

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    "The most graceful English translation of this masterpiece of world literature - prepared with the participation of the Dalai Lama and eminent cont...

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    Witches: Salem, 1692 A History

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    'An oppressive, forensic, psychological thriller: J.K. Rowling meets Antony Beevor, Stephen King and Marina Warner ... Schiff's writing is to die f...

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    Into The Jaws Of Death: True Story Of The Legendary Raid On Saint- Nazaire

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    It is the night of 28 March 1942. Royal Navy and British commandos are poised to assault the German-held port of Saint-Nazaire in what will be one ...

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    Holland: Dominion

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    'If great books encourage you to look at the world in an entirely new way, then Dominion is a very great book indeed . . . Written with terrific le...

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    In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 & the Hippie Idea

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    'Danny Goldberg is probably one of the purest, most reasonable guides you could ask for to 1967.' Ex-Rolling Stones manager Andrew Loog Oldham. ...

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    Man Who Broke into Auschwitz

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    THE MAN WHO BROKE INTO AUSCHWITZ is the extraordinary true story of a British soldier who marched willingly into Buna-Monowitz, the concentration c...

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    Surrender of Singapore: Three Years of Hell 1942-45

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    Until the late 1930s, Singapore was noted as a popular stop-off point for wealthy European travelers on their way to countries such as Australia an...

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    Gibraltar- The Greatest Siege in British History

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    For over three and a half years, from 1779 to 1783, the tiny territory of Gibraltar was besieged and blockaded, on land and at sea, by the overwhel...

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    Meditations

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    A translation of one of the most important texts of Western philosophy. Few ancient works have been as influential as the MEDITATIONS of Marcus Au...

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    Brief History of the Third Reich

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    Beginning in the broken aftermath of the First World War and the Treaty of Versailles that made German recovery almost impossible, Whittock tells n...

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    Ian Fleming's Commandos

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    In 1942, Lieutenant-Commander Ian Fleming was personal assistant to the Director of Naval Intelligence - the dynamic figure behind James Bond's fic...

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    The Amazing Mr Blunden: Soon to be a Christmas Sky Original Film, starring Mark Gatiss, Simon Callow and Tamsin Greig (Virago Modern Classics)

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    Review Charming, magical and life-affirming, Antonia Barber's clever and moving tale has become a much-loved favourite. The Wheel of Time spin...

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    Hidden Lives of London's Streets: A Walking Guide to Soho, Holborn & Beyond

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    London's streets have always worn a variety of influences, reflecting the diverse crowds who live and work on them. Take a walk down any number of ...

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    Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare: Churchill's Mavericks Who Plotted Hitler's Defeat

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    'A magnificent story, brilliantly told. Read it!' Anthony Horowitz Six gentlemen, one goal - the destruction of Hitler's war machine In the sprin...

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    The Ordnance Survey Journey Through Time: The brand new book in the Sunday Times bestselling puzzle series!

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    Product Description Join the nation's favourite puzzle brand as we take a journey through landscape and history. In this brand new puzzle book...

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    Octavia E. Butler Collection 3 Books Set (Parable of the Sower, Parable of the Talents, Kindred)

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    Introducing the Octavia E. Butler Collection, a set of three powerful and thought-provoking books that will captivate readers from start to finish...

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    Forgotten Highlander: My Incredible Story of Survival During the War in the Far East

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    Alistair Urquhart was a soldier in the Gordon Highlanders captured by the Japanese in Singapore. He not only survived working on the notorious Brid...

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    Brief History of the Anglo-Saxons

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    Starting AD 400 (around the time of their invasion of England) and running through to the 1100s (the 'Aftermath'), historian Geoffrey Hindley shows...

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    Lonely Courage: The true story of the SOE heroines who fought to free Nazi-occupied France

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    'A fascinating, superbly researched and revelatory book - told with tremendous pace and excitement' William Boyd 'Rick Stroud writes brilliantly ab...

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