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Gandhi Naked Ambition

By: Adams, Jad

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Quercus: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02491


A concise, elegant and masterly account of one of the seminal figures of twentieth -century history, ' Gandhi' lays bare the achievements, philosophy and legacy- both political and spiritual - of a man whose life may truly be said to have changed the world. There is a light staining to the corner of the front panel of the D/W. View more info

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Richard II and the Revolution of 1399

By: Bennett, Michael.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2006

Sellers ID: 02280


This is the full-length study of the last years of Richard II's reign and the circumstances of his overthrow by Henry Bolingbroke in 1399. It reviews Richard's attempts to reassert his royal authority in the 1390's including his so-called 'tyranny' from 1397 to 1399.and sets them in the context of his personal anxieties and broader ambitions. View more info

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Gordon Brown.

By: Bower Tom

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Harper/ Collins Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02035


The D/J has a small tear to the top corner on the back and rippling to the head and foot of the D/J. View more info

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Blind Eye to Murder: Britain, America, and the Purging of Nazi Germany--A Pledge Betrayed

By: Bower, Tom

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02573


The victorious alliance whose armies occupied Germany in 1945 was in an unprecedented position. Having proclaimed their struggle as a crusade against evil, they were committed to avenging the crimes of the Nazis and to the creation of a more just society. Sadly, although the rhetoric of British and American leaders had promised much, it was not supported by preparation or organisation. The author shows how quickly the crusade against the Nazis soon collapsed in the post... View more info

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Cleopatra

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02464


The waxing and waning powers of the 'Queen of the Nile', and bitter conflict between the two great cities, Latin Rome and Greek Alexandria, are described with eloquence and immediacy, and accompanied by 40 pages of colour and over 100 monochrome illustrations . There is some light marking to the title page, and the DW shows shelf ware and creasing with a sticker stating it is an out of print book. View more info

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The Windsor Story

By: Bryan Jand Charles J.v.murphy

Price: £11.30

Publisher: London, Bca: 1980

Edition: Bca

Sellers ID: 01503


Book and d/w in v/g condition with photo's View more info

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The Blair Years

By: Campbell Alistair

Price: £13.55

Publisher: soft cover, good: 3rd reprint

Edition: Hutchinson Ltd

Sellers ID: 01340**


The Blair Years is the most compelling and revealing account of contemporary you will ever read. Taken from Campbell's daily diaries, it charts the rise of New Labour and the tumultuous years of Tony Blair's leadership, providing the first important record of a turbulent decade in our national life. View more info

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The Blair Years

By: Campbell, Alastair

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Hutchinsons: 2007

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 01340


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A Time to Lead: For Duty, Honor and Country

By: Clark, Wesley K.; Carhart, Tom

Price: £13.55

Publisher: U.S.A., Palgrave Macmillan Trade: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02837


After rising to the rank of four - star general as Nato's Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. Wesley Clark was drafted by popular demand to run for the Democratic U.S. presidential nomination in 2003, becoming a major leadership figure in politics. Here, for the first time, he uses his unique life experiences to reveal his vision for America. There is light wear to the edges of the boards and the text block has light spotting to its edges. View more info

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William the Conqueror

By: Douglas, David C.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Eyre & Spottiswood Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02927


No medieval King is more famous than William the Conqueror, and no event in the whole of English history has been more debated than the Norman conquest. This book is both a study of Anglo-Norman history based upon long and detailed research, and also the biography of a man whose personal career was spectacular. It is, too, a work in which a wealth of scholarship is linked to a most lucid and agreeable style. The D/W is worn and torn to the head and base of the spine plus... View more info

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Eisenhower

By: Eisenhower David

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Collins: 1986

Sellers ID: 01779


The book has staining on the inside of d/w it may have been damp at some stage back of spine may have been damp and is slightly dirty edges to pages which are rough cut on front edges.Agood copy otherwise. View more info

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Attlee

By: Harris, Kenneth

Price: £16.26

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03449


The author has written a full and revealing account of his political and personal life. With the help of an unpublished collection of documents and correspondence and many conversations with Attlee himself, the author has painted a fresh portrait of Labour's postwar prime minister. The red boards has light marking as does the front paste down. The leaves of the text block is a little grubby. The D/J shows shelf wear and creasing. View more info

Clive : The Life and Death of a British Emperor

By: Harvey, Robert

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03522


Clive of India was one of the most extraordinary and colourful figures Britain has ever produced. The founder of Britain's Indian empire, with all its contradictions, he was also Britain's first great guerrilla fighter, conqueror of Bengal and avenging angel of righteousness against the greed of his fellow countrymen, before he himself came under painful scrutiny by Parliament and dying violently in still-mysterious circumstances before his fiftieth birthday. The D/W has... View more info

Vicount Palmerston,kG

By: Lorne, Marquis of

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Gloucestershire, Nonsuch: 2007

Edition: 2007 reprint

Sellers ID: 01842


First printed in1892 this is a 2007 edition Details the life and work of this great british statesman. View more info

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The Autobiography.

By: Major, John

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Uk, Harper Collins: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02054


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The Laurels and the Tiara Pope Pius 11 1458-1464

By: Mitchell R.J

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Harvill Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01523


This book has dirty page edges and the d/w is covered in a protective plastic cover. View more info

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Long Walk to Freedom .

By: Nelson Mandela .

Price: £22.58

Publisher: Canada, Little Brown & Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00265


Long Walk to Freedom is Mandela's moving and exhilarating autobiography, a book destined to take it's place among the finest memoirs of history's greatest figures.Here for the first time Nelson Mandela tells the extraordinary story of his life.This is a first editon American publication in hardcovers which are in fine condition, the D/W does have slight rippling to the top and very small nicks to the top of the spine but is otherwise V/G. View more info

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The Duff Cooper Diaries

By: Norwich, John Julius.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Orion Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03411


Duff Cooper was a first-rate witness of- and often a first-hand participant in - just about every significant political development that occurred between 1941 and his death forty years latter. There is light edgewear to the D/J and its corners. There is also the ghost of a label on the front panel. A good tight copy. View more info

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Living History.

By: Rodham Clinton, Hillary

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Uk, Headline: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02053


There is a small tear on the lower front corner of the D/J. and the page edges are tanned. View more info

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Tony and Cherie: A Special Relationship.

By: Scott, Paul

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Uk, Sidgwick & Jackson: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02048


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