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Weapons of the Viking Warrior

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Weapons of the Viking Warrior

Gareth Williams

History; Military history; Warfare & defence; Military tactics; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

Between the late 8th and late 11th century Viking warriors had a massive impact not just in northern Europe, but across a... [more]

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The Khazars: A Judeo-Turkish Empire on the Steppes, 7th-11th Centuries AD

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The Khazars: A Judeo-Turkish Empire on the Steppes, 7th-11th Centuries AD...

Mikhail Zhirohov, David Nicolle

History; Military history; Judaism; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

The Khazars were one of the most important Turkic peoples in European history, dominating vast areas of southeastern Europe... [more]

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Impostors: Literary Hoaxes and Cultural Authenticity

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Impostors: Literary Hoaxes and Cultural Authenticity

Christopher L. Miller

Literary studies: general; Ethnic studies; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Paperback

Writing a new page in the surprisingly long history of literary deceit, Impostors examines a series of literary hoaxes, deceptions... [more]

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Ships of the Silk Road: The Bactrian Camel in Chinese Jade

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Ships of the Silk Road: The Bactrian Camel in Chinese Jade

Angus Forsyth

History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Asian history; Economic history; Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass

Hardback

For hundreds of years the Bactrian camel ploughed a lonely furrow across the vast wilderness of Asia. [more]

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Frederick Whirlpool VC: Australia's Hidden Victoria Cross

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Frederick Whirlpool VC: Australia's Hidden Victoria Cross

Alan Leek

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Paperback

A riveting historical mystery that sweeps four continents and fills a void... [more]

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Australia's Beer Posters: A Collection of the Best: Volume 1

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Australia's Beer Posters: A Collection of the Best: Volume 1

Michael Bannenberg

History; Antiques & collectables

Paperback

This large, beautiful book is the culmination of 30 years of research and... [more]

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20th-Century Fashion in Detail

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20th-Century Fashion in Detail

Claire Wilcox, Valerie D. Mendes, Oriole Cullen, Jenny Lister, Sonnet Stanfill

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Textile design & theory; Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles

Paperback

A unique insight into high-end 20th-century fashion explored through sumptuous detail photography of some of the most luxurious... [more]

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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

Christopher Masters

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps

Hardback

A gift book to delight and inspire, brimming with beasts real and imagined, from every age and culture around the world. [more]

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Faberge Rediscovered

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Faberge Rediscovered

Wilfried Zeisler

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; History; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Jewellery & beadcraft

Hardback

Presents 90 fabulous pieces made by celebrated Russian jeweller Peter Carl Faberge, along with new research, exciting discoveries,... [more]

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Arms and Armour of the Medieval Joust

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Arms and Armour of the Medieval Joust

Tobias Capwell

History; European history; Medieval history; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

Jousting is the most iconic form of mounted combat. For more than five hundred years, the sport itself, and the chivalric... [more]

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The Crossbow

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The Crossbow

Mike Loades

History; Military history; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

Technologically sophisticated and powerful, the crossbow has long enjoyed a popular reputation for villainous superiority... [more]

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Chess and other Games Pieces from Islamic Lands

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Chess and other Games Pieces from Islamic Lands

Deborah Freeman Fahid

Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps; Hobbies, quizzes & games; Chess

Hardback

A stunning collection of intricately made games pieces from The al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait [more]

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Arms and Armour of the First World War

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Arms and Armour of the First World War

Jonathan Ferguson, Lisa Traynor, Henry Yallop

History; First World War; Weapons & equipment; Military life & institutions; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

This book offers an extended introduction to the artillery and personal firearms of the Great War, with particular focus on... [more]

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present...

Claudia Wagner, John Boardman

History of Art & Design Styles; Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Classical history & classical civilisation; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

The creation of miniature intaglios - or incised carvings - which could be impressed on clay or wax was one of the earliest... [more]

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Antiques Roadshow: 40 Years of Great Finds

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Antiques Roadshow: 40 Years of Great Finds

Paul Atterbury

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Television; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

A collection of the timeless, the priceless and the unforgettable, this beautiful compendium accompanies the beloved BBC One... [more]

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Light and Sound Tricorder (Star Trek) (Miniature Editions)

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Light and Sound Tricorder (Star Trek) (Miniature Editions)

Chip Carter

Fiction-related items; Antiques & collectables

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Joining Running Press's bestselling Star Trek mini kit series, Star Trek: Light-and-Sound Tricorder is timed to coincide with... [more]

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A Kind of Magic: Art Deco Vanity Cases

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A Kind of Magic: Art Deco Vanity Cases

Sarah Hue-Williams, Peter Edwards

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery)

Hardback

The 50 vanity cases shown in this book are from one private collection, with examples of contemporary jewellery and images... [more]

$79.99

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Bendable Bowtruckle: Miniature Edition (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them)

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Bendable Bowtruckle: Miniature Edition (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find...

Running Press

Fiction-related items; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models; Role-playing, war games & fantasy sports; Stationery items

Novelty book

Our second Fantastic Beasts mini kit includes a collectible figure of Newt Scamander's faithful companion, the Bowtruckle... [more]

$14.99

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The Pilum: The Roman Heavy Javelin

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The Pilum: The Roman Heavy Javelin

M. C. Bishop

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

An engaging history that traces the origins, combat uses and legacy of the Roman heavy javelin at war, with appeal to any... [more]

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Silver: Nature and Culture

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Silver: Nature and Culture

Lindsay Shen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This book features many glistening illustrations of silver in nature and art, jewellery, film, advertising and popular culture,... [more]

$34.99

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Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide: A Comprehensive Introduction to History, Collecting and Preservation - of the Japanese Sword

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Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide: A Comprehensive Introduction to History,...

Clive Sinclaire

History; Militaria, arms & armour

Hardback

Japanese swords, particularly those wielded by famous samurai warriors, hold a continuing fascination for collectors of fine... [more]

$39.99

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Jeweled Splendours of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

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Jeweled Splendours of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin...

Princess Catherine Aga Khan, Pierre Rainero

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

A visual celebration of jeweled masterworks from Paris in the Art Deco era [more]

$90.00

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The Gladius: The Roman Short Sword

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The Gladius: The Roman Short Sword

M. C. Bishop

History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

This fully illustrated study draws upon the latest research to tell the enthralling story of the Roman short sword at war,... [more]

$32.99

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Film and Television Star Cars: Collecting the Die-cast Models

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Film and Television Star Cars: Collecting the Die-cast Models

Paul Brent Adams

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Society & Social Sciences; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models

Hardback

Paul Brent Adams looks at the exciting world of collectable die-cast star cars. [more]

$44.95

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Playing with Power: Nintendo Nes Classic

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Playing with Power: Nintendo Nes Classic

Garitt Rocha, Nick Von Esmarch

Computer games: strategy guides; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models

Hardback

Playing with Power: Nintendo NES Classics will cover complete strategy for many classic NES games as well as content from... [more]

$69.95

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