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Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles

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Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles

Bernard Cornwell

History; Military history

Hardback

First published in Great Britain by Williams Collins in 2014 --Title page verso. [more]

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The Longest Afternoon

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The Longest Afternoon

Brendan Simms

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history

Hardback

Originally published: London, England: Allen Lane, 2014. [more]

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

Con Coughlin

History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

A gripping and revelatory account of Winston Churchill's first military campaign [more]

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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli

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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli

Ian Sumner

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

ANZAC Infantryman, 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli . [more]

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Operation Archery: The Commandos and the Vaagso Raid 1941

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Operation Archery: The Commandos and the Vaagso Raid 1941

Ken Ford

History; Second World War; Warfare & defence

Paperback

Operation Archery: The Commandos and the Vaagso Raid, 1942 . [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

Hardback

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

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Wabash 1791: St Clair's defeat

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Wabash 1791: St Clair's defeat

John F. Winkler

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

Wabash 1791: St Clair's Defeat . [more]

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The Forts of New France: The Great Lakes, the Plains and the Gulf Coast 1600-1763

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The Forts of New France: The Great Lakes, the Plains and the Gulf Coast...

Rene Chartrand

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; Military history; Military life & institutions

Paperback

Follows on from Fortress 27: French Fortresses in North America 1534-1763: Quebec, Montreal, Louisbourg and New Orleans and... [more]

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The Australian Army in World War II

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The Australian Army in World War II

Mark Johnston

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Second World War; Regiments

Paperback

Australian divisions made a large and distinctive contribution to victory both in the deserts of the Middle East and the jungles... [more]

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The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War

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The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War

Joanne B. Freeman

History; History of the Americas; American Civil War

Paperback

An absorbing account of the violence in Congress that helped spark the Civil War, alarmingly familiar in our own time (Andrew... [more]

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The Kremlin Letters: Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and Roosevelt

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The Kremlin Letters: Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and...

David Reynolds, Vladimir Pechatnov

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Second World War; Diplomacy

Paperback

A penetrating account of the dynamics of World War II's Grand Alliance through the messages exchanged by the Big Three [more]

$42.99

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The Writing on the Wall

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The Writing on the Wall

Juliet Rieden

Biography; Autobiography: general; European history; Second World War; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

The story of an Australian journalist's quest to uncover the tragic Holocaust history of her father and his family. [more]

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Russian Emigre Short Stories from Bunin to Yanovsky

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Russian Emigre Short Stories from Bunin to Yanovsky

Bryan Karetnyk

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Russian Revolution; Second World War

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'I remember Moscow in disarray-the smoke and fire of explosions above the cupolas, the glint of the Kremlin eagles shining... [more]

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Nein!: Standing Up to Hitler 1935-1944

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Nein!: Standing Up to Hitler 1935-1944

Paddy Ashdown

History; European history; Second World War; Warfare & defence

Paperback

From bestselling and prize-winning author Paddy Ashdown, a revelatory new history of German opposition to Hitler.<br /><br... [more]

$19.99

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False Flags: Disguised German Raiders of World War II

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False Flags: Disguised German Raiders of World War II

Stephen Robinson

History; European history; Maritime history; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare

Paperback

False Flags tells the epic story of German raider voyages during the early years of World War II. In 1940 the raiders Orion,... [more]

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Raaf Black Cats: The Secret History of the Covert Catalina Mine-Laying Operations to Cripple Japan's War Machine

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Raaf Black Cats: The Secret History of the Covert Catalina Mine-Laying Operations...

Robert Cleworth, John Suter Linton

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; War & defence operations; Advocate - History

Paperback

In March 1945 Reg Cleworth, a navigator on PBY Catalina seaplanes flying out of Darwin, went missing in action. No details... [more]

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

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Our Boys: The Story of a Paratrooper

Helen Parr

History; British & Irish history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Regiments

Paperback

Our Boys brings to life the human experiences of the paratroopers who fought in the Falklands, and examines the long aftermath... [more]

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Renia's Diary: A Young Girl's Life in the Shadow of the Holocaust

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Renia's Diary: A Young Girl's Life in the Shadow of the Holocaust

Renia Spiegel

Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Second World War

Paperback

Separated from her mother, her life takes on a new urgency as she flees Przemysl to escape night bombing raids, observes the... [more]

$35.00

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Russia in Flames: War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914 - 1921

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Russia in Flames: War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914 - 1921

Laura Engelstein

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Russian Revolution; First World War

Paperback

Laura Engelstein, one of the greatest scholars of Russian history, has written a searing and defining account of the Russian... [more]

$38.95

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1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

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1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

David Stevenson (Professor of International History, London School of Economics & Political Science)

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Russian Revolution; First World War

Paperback

The first global history of 1917-a year of calamitous events, and of pivotal importance in the development of the First World... [more]

$30.95

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The Restless Kings: Henry II, His Sons and the Wars for the Plantagenet Crown

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The Restless Kings: Henry II, His Sons and the Wars for the Plantagenet...

Nick Barratt

History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Military history

Paperback

'A vivid and humane study of the Plantagenets' diabolical and devious first family - a real joy to read.' Dan Jones, author... [more]

$24.99

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Roman Army Units in the Western Provinces (2): 3rd Century AD

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Roman Army Units in the Western Provinces (2): 3rd Century AD

Raffaele D'Amato (Author)

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Military history

Paperback

The first in a series of books that studies the actual units stationed in each Roman province, perfect for anyone interested... [more]

$24.99

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Waiting for War: Britain 1939-1940

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Waiting for War: Britain 1939-1940

Barry Turner

History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

Paperback

For the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of war in 1939, a new history of the `Phoney War' [more]

$39.99

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Spitfire: A Very British Love Story

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Spitfire: A Very British Love Story

John Nichol

History; British & Irish history; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; Military aircraft

Paperback

Spitfire: A remarkable aircraft flown by very brave men. This is their story. [more]

$22.99

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Shadowplay: Behind the Lines and Under Fire: The Inside Story of Europe's Last War

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Shadowplay: Behind the Lines and Under Fire: The Inside Story of Europe's...

Tim Marshall

History; European history; Military history

Paperback

A gripping eyewitness account of a major 20th-century military conflict by the UK's most popular writer on geopolitics [more]

$22.99

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