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Oxford Latin Course: Part II: Student's Book

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Oxford Latin Course: Part II: Student's Book

Maurice Balme, James Morwood

History; Educational: English language & literacy; Educational: Languages other than English

Paperback

A new edition of the Oxford Latin Course which combines both modern and traditional methods of Latin teaching from first stages... [more]

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Oxford Latin Course Part 1

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Oxford Latin Course Part 1

Maurice Balme, James Morwood

History; Educational: English language & literacy; Educational: Languages other than English

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A new edition of the Oxford Latin Course which combines both modern and traditional methods of Latin teaching from first stages... [more]

$63.95

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Cassell's Standard Latin Dictionary - Latin/English - English/Latin

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Cassell's Standard Latin Dictionary - Latin/English - English/Latin

D. Simpson

Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; History; Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries Children's & Young Adult

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The dictionary incorporates modern English idiom and current Latin spelling and includes general classical information where... [more]

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North American Cambridge Latin Course: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 3 Workbook North American edition

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North American Cambridge...

North American Cambridge Classics Project

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; History

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The Cambridge Latin Course is a well-established introductory program in... [more]

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Student's Ovid: Selections from the Metamorphoses

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Student's Ovid: Selections from the Metamorphoses

Ovid

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: poetry & poets; History; Educational: English literature

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Ideally suited to intermediate to advanced college-level students, The Student's Ovid offers twenty-one selections from the... [more]

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The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz

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The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz...

Jack Fairweather

Biography: historical, political & military; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; The Holocaust; Advocate - History

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In the Summer of 1940, after the Nazi occupation of Poland, an underground operative called Witold Pilecki accepted a mission... [more]

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Barbarians at the Wall: The First Nomadic Empire and the Making of China

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Barbarians at the Wall: The First Nomadic Empire and the Making of China...

John Man

History; Asian history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Advocate - History

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Outside Asia precious little is known of their rich history, but new evidence reframes our understanding of the indelible... [more]

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God's Englishman: Oliver Cromwell and the English Revolution

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God's Englishman: Oliver Cromwell and the English Revolution

Christopher Hill

Biography: historical, political & military; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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A biography of Oliver Cromwell, breaking down Cromwell's life into different parts: fenland farmer and humble backbencher;... [more]

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Macedonian Phalangite vs Persian Warrior: Alexander confronts the Achaemenids, 334-331 BC

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Macedonian Phalangite vs Persian Warrior: Alexander confronts the Achaemenids,...

Murray Dahm

History; Asian history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Military history; War & defence operations; Advocate - History

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In August 334 BC, Alexander the Great invaded the Persian Empire and systematically set about its conquest. At the core of... [more]

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Australian Bushrangers 1788-1880

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Australian Bushrangers 1788-1880

Mark Stacey

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history; Military history; Advocate - History

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The first 'bushrangers' or frontier outlaws were escaped or time-expired convicts, who took to the wilderness - 'the bush'... [more]

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SU-76 Assault Gun

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SU-76 Assault Gun

Steven J. Zaloga (Author)

History; European history; Second World War; Tanks & military land vehicles

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The SU-76 assault gun was the second most widely manufactured Soviet armoured fighting vehicle of World War II, out-numbered... [more]

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Finding Fibonacci: The Quest to Rediscover the Forgotten Mathematical Genius Who Changed the World

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Finding Fibonacci: The Quest to Rediscover the Forgotten Mathematical Genius...

Keith Devlin

European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

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A mathematician's ten-year quest to tell Fibonacci's story In 2000, Keith Devlin set out to research the life and legacy... [more]

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The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America's Civil Religion Betrayed the National Interest

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The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America's Civil Religion Betrayed...

Walter A. McDougall

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; International relations

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A fierce critique of civil religion as the taproot of America's bid for global hegemony [more]

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The Crucible of Islam

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The Crucible of Islam

G. W. Bowersock

Middle Eastern history; Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; Islam; Advocate - Religion

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Little is known about sixth-century Arabia. Yet from this distant time and place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched... [more]

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Trump

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Trump

Alain Badiou

History; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States sent shockwaves across the globe. How was such an outcome even... [more]

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The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram

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The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram

David M. Guss

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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The extraordinary story of Alastair Cram, the British soldier who escaped from prisoner-of-war camps not once but more than... [more]

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Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America

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Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America

Eliza Griswold

History; Sociology; Politics & government; Fossil fuel technologies

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Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize, Amity and Prosperity is a powerful and beautifully-written story of the energy boom's impact... [more]

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Paris 1919

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Paris 1919

Margaret MacMillan

History; European history; First World War; Diplomacy

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The story of the Paris Peace Conference of 1919, when for six extraordinary months the city was at the centre of world government... [more]

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All Things Harmless, Useful, and Ornamental: Environmental Transformation through Species Acclimatization, from Colonial Australia to the World

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All Things Harmless, Useful, and Ornamental: Environmental Transformation...

Pete Minard

Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology

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Colonization depended on moving people, plants, and animals from place to place, and in centuries past, scientists, landowners,... [more]

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Fatal Mission: The Life and Death of the Crew of the Naughty Nan 467 Sqn Raaf

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Fatal Mission: The Life and Death of the Crew of the Naughty Nan 467 Sqn...

Mal Elliott

History; Military history; Advocate - History

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Fatal Mission is the story of Australian navigator Oscar Furniss, just one of 55,000 young men who perished while flying... [more]

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Defending the Rock: Gibraltar and the Second World War

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Defending the Rock: Gibraltar and the Second World War

Nicholas Rankin

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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Nicholas Rankin's revelatory new book, whose cast of characters includes Haile Selassie, Anthony Burgess and General Sikorski,... [more]

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Stasi 77

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Stasi 77

David Young

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Espionage & spy thriller; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Military history; Second World War; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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.<br /><br />A gripping and evocative crime thriller, moving between the... [more]

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

Christopher Hope

History; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Politics & government; Travel writing

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From one of South Africa's finest writers comes a powerful exploration of politics, race and population in the post-Apartheid... [more]

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The Jamestown Brides: The Story of England's  maids for Virginia

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The Jamestown Brides: The Story of England's maids for Virginia

Jennifer Potter

Biography: general; History; British & Irish history; History of the Americas; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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Jamestown, England's first real foothold in the New World, was fraught with danger -- from starvation and disease to violent... [more]

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The English Civil War: In Fact and Fiction

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The English Civil War: In Fact and Fiction

James Hobson

History; British & Irish history; English Civil War

Paperback

In The English Civil War, you'll find fast and fun answers to all your secret questions about this remarkable period of British... [more]

$34.99

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