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The Private Lives of the Tudor Monarchs.

By: N/A

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1975

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02863


As with all monarchs who rule as well as reign, the gap between the public and private lives of the Tudors is a narrow one.The marriages of Henry VIII and the courtships of Elizabeth were affairs of state; just as the business of government was, in part, a matter of the sovereign's domestic routine. The selection of documents presented here is intended to reflect some of these aspects. This book is without its slipcase. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to worl... View more info

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The Bayeux Tapestry and the Norman Invasion.

By: N/A

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02862


The corners are lightly bumped , this volume does not have a slip-case. A good clean copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The Death of King Arthur: The Immortal Legend (Penguin Hardback Classics)

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Penguin Classics: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02921


Born with the help of Merlin's magic, blessed with the sword of Excalibur, Arthur becomes king of a troubled, leaderless England, beginning a golden age of chivalry at the court of Camelot. PLEASE NOTE: international economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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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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Trafalgar: The Biography of a Battle

By: Adkins, Roy A.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Little, Brown & Company: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02678


In this book the author embraces the battle, its prelude and its aftermath, in narrative that is at once scholarly and breathtakingly exciting. This was the great deciding conflict of the Napoleonic Wars - one that Roy Atkins describes, with use of many newly published first -hand accounts, in mesmerising , blow-by-blow detail. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The War For All The Oceans: From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo

By: Adkins, Roy;

Price: £14.91

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown.co.uk: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02923


Brought vividly to life by the words and stories of people caught up in the conflict, this is a sweeping history of the years of naval warfare that set the balance of power in Europe for the following century. Encompassing gallant duels between single ships, bloody battles between huge fleets, daring coastal raids, amphibious assaults on naval bases and the subtleties of espionage and naval intelligence, this global conflict truly was ' The War for all the Oceans.' There... View more info

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The War that killed Achillles

By: Alexander Caroline

Price: £13.10

Publisher: england, Viking/Penquin Ltd: 2009

Sellers ID: 01750


Book and d/w in very good condition ,The true story of homer's iliiad and the trojan wars. View more info

The Endurance

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: £12.65

Publisher: london, Bloomsbury: 1999

Sellers ID: 01611


All about Shackletons legendary Antarctic expedition View more info

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Tales from the South China Seas

By: Allen Charles.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: London, ad/bbc: 1983

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 01099


Book and dw in very good codition price clipped and with dedication on frontispiece. View more info

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Threshold of Terror: The Last Hours of the Monarchy in the French Revolution.

By: Allen, Rodney.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing.: 2001

Sellers ID: 02278


The French Revolution of 1789 did not set out to end the French monarchy. It aimed to create liberal constitutional government. The chain of events following the fall of the King led to the September Massacres. This heart-rendering story of human and political tragedy should be required reading for anyone gripped by the drama of the french Revolution and wishing to learn more about one of the key turning points in European history. View more info

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The Pacific : Hell was an Ocean away

By: Ambrose, Hugh

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Canongate Books Ltd: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02651


These are the true stories of the men who put their lives on the line for their country, who were dispatched to the other side of the world to fight an enemy who preferred suicide to surrender. men who suffered hardship and humiliation in POW camps; men who witnessed casualties among soldiers and civilians alike; men whose medals came at a shocking price - a price paid in full by all. There is some light spotting to the text block edge. Please note; standard shipping (2n... View more info

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Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Wild Frontier

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Pocket Books: 2003

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 02731


On 5 july 1803, Captain Meriwether Lewis set out on an epic voyage across the untamed Great Plains and into the Rockies. His brief from the president. Thomas Jefferson, was to explore the land stretching west of the Mississippi., recently purchased from Napoleon. It was completely unchartered territory; a wild, vast land ruled by Indians, never before experienced by a white man. PLEASE NOTE: International Economy Shipping (2nd class) to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and ... View more info

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Eisenhower: The President: Vol 2

By: Ambrose, Stephen. E.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02658


This is the second and concluding volume of Stephen ambrose's biography of Eisenhower. This definitive and sometimes critical work is the culmination of twenty years of research by one of the editors of the Eisenhower papers. The spine is lightly faded and the text block as heavy spotting to the head and there is light foxing to the inside of the DJ. please note; standard shipping (2nd class) to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea, and will take between 60 and 90 days. View more info

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An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

By: Arnold, C. J.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Routledge: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02911


An Archaeology of the early Anglo - Saxon Kingdoms has for nearly a decade been used by students seeking an introduction to the field. The text block edges are a little grubby. PLEASE NOTE: economy international shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The Story of Greenwich

By: Aslet, Clive.

Price: £15.81

Publisher: UK., Ted Smart Ltd: 1999

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02953


Greenwich, the site of Britain's celebration of the new millennium, has been an emblem of British history for over a thousand years. Using beautiful colour illustrations throughout , Clive Aslet presents a beguiling and charismatic portrait of Greenwich and a history of England through the story of this unique English town. There is a birthday dedication on the front end paper,otherwise this is a clean book with a tight binding PLEASE NOTE: International economy shippi... View more info

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Bradley (Great Generals).

By: Axelrod, Alan

Price: £13.55

Publisher: U.S.A., Palgrave Macmillan: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02666


In this book, Alan Axelrod applies insight and skillful attention to detail to the life, strategy, and legacy of the general who remains the model for all commanders today. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class ) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach.

By: Badsey Stephen; Tim Bean

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02562


Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach, the US Army's !st and 29th Infantry Divisions led the assault on Omaha Beach, the most strongly defended of all the invasion beaches. Supporting Allied bombers had mostly missed their targets, the offshore naval bombardment was hampered by poor visibility. and many elements of the first assault waves were swamped or sank, including amphibious tanks. The first waves of infantry waded ashore into a storm of German fire. Filled With archiv... View more info

Ancient Traces

By: Baigent Michael

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Viking: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01011


This book is about Mysteries in Ancient and Early History. View more info

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The Legacy of Rome

By: Bailey Cyril

Price: £11.30

Publisher: Oxford., Oxford Publishing Company: 1923

Edition: 13 Impression

Sellers ID: 01373


Book in good condition as is the d/w first pub 1923 13th impression. View more info

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Battles Lost and Won: Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Baldwin, Hanson.W

Price: £13.55

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02814


The military editor of the New York Times evaluates crucial battles of the Second World War, analyzing what happened in each and why, as well as the larger results. The DJ shows light shelf wear and there is light spotting on the edges of the text block. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info