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Globalizing Ideal Beauty: Women, Advertising, and the Power of Marketing

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Globalizing Ideal Beauty: Women, Advertising, and the Power of Marketing...

D. Sutton

History: specific events & topics; Advertising

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Globalizing Ideal Beauty is the forgotten history of a group of women copywriters whose successful ad campaigns went international... [more]

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

Edward J. Erickson

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national... [more]

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Bradshaw's Handbook

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Bradshaw's Handbook

George Bradshaw

History; British & Irish history; Trains & railways: general interest; Classic travel writing

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Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves... [more]

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Historic Sydney

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Historic Sydney

Susanna de Vries

History; Australasian & Pacific history

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This well-researched handsome book has become an Australian classic. Everyone with an interest in Sydney???s history should... [more]

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China in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Opportunities

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China in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Opportunities

Shiping Hua, Sujian Guo

History; Marxism & Communism; Political structure & processes; International relations

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In this edited volume, leading scholars from US and China analyze the challenges and opportunities for China in the 21st century,... [more]

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Tudors

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Tudors

Jane M. Bingham

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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A highly readable account of one of the great eras of history, a time that witnessed the Great Fire of London and the plague,... [more]

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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

Andrea di Robilant

History; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Geographical discovery & exploration; Classic travel writing

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In the 14th century, Nicolo and Antonio Zen journeyed from Venice up the North Atlantic, encountering warrior princes, fighting... [more]

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The Complete Roman Emperor: Imperial Life at Court and on Campaign

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The Complete Roman Emperor: Imperial Life at Court and on Campaign

Michael Sommer

History; Classical history & classical civilisation

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From Augustus to Romulus Augustulus, this comprehensive volume reveals how the Roman Emperors ran the empire in peace and... [more]

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Operation Mercury

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Operation Mercury

John Sadler

History; European history; Second World War

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The fall of Crete in May 1941 was a catastrophic blow to the Allied cause. Nevertheless, the British, New Zealand, and Australian... [more]

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The Seventy Great Battles of All Time

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The Seventy Great Battles of All Time

Professor Jeremy Black

History; Military history; Battles & campaigns

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In this addition to the successful Seventy series, a distinguished team of 26 military historians reveals the decisive conflicts... [more]

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English Grammar for Students of Latin

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English Grammar for Students of Latin

Norma Goldman, Ladislas Szymanski

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Grammar & vocabulary; History

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The Fatal Shore

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The Fatal Shore

Robert Hughes

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Penology & punishment

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An award-winning epic on the birth of AustraliaIn 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of King George III, the British... [more]

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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

Robert Browning

Regional studies; History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Cultural studies

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An exploration of the entire Greek experience. The contributors analyze every facet of Greek history, life and culture, aided... [more]

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Ancient Israel

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers...

John Rogerson

Reference works; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Religion & beliefs

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Spanning 1,500 years, Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings charts all the leaders of Israel from the Ancestors through the... [more]

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Oxford Latin Course: Part III: Student's Book

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Oxford Latin Course: Part III: Student's Book

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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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

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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]

$61.95

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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]

$61.95

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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]

$46.95

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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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The Long '68: Radical Protest and Its Enemies

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The Long '68: Radical Protest and Its Enemies

Richard Vinen

History

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The 'long 68' saw an extraordinary range of protests across much of the western world. Some of these were genuinely revolutionary... [more]

$22.99

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Blood Moon: An American Epic of War and Splendor in the Cherokee Nation

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Blood Moon: An American Epic of War and Splendor in the Cherokee Nation...

John Sedgwick

History; History of the Americas

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A vigorous, well-written book that distills a complex history to a clash between two men without oversimplifying (Kirkus... [more]

$33.95

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan

History; Asian history; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Diplomacy

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New York Times Book Review Editor's Pick [more]

$35.95

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

Patricia O'Toole

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Political leaders & leadership

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In this biography of one of the most high-minded, consequential, and controversial US presidents, [the author presents] a... [more]

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Emmanuel Macron and the Two Years That Changed France

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Emmanuel Macron and the Two Years That Changed France

Alistair Cole

History; Elections & referenda; Political leaders & leadership

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This book looks at the period 2015-18 in French politics, which witnessed the emergence of a new political order centred on... [more]

$27.99

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

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The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

Kyle Harper

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Global warming

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How climate change and disease helped to bring down the Roman Empire Here is the monumental retelling of one of the most... [more]

$37.99

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