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By Brown, Matt, 1976- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Batsford, 2018
Indulge your curiosity with this humorous and fascinating book that demystifies the surprising myths about space. Here, Matt Brown brings you a compendium...

By Evans, Siân (Historian), author
Hardback. English.
Published London: National Trust, 2015
From the cook, butler and housekeeper to the footman, lady's maid and nanny, this is a glimpse behind the scenes of some of Britain's grandest houses

By Ashdown, Paddy, 1941- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Paddy Ashdown tells the long neglected D-Day story of the Resistance uprising and subsequent massacre on the Vercors massif - the largest action by the...

By Sangster, Andrew, 1945-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Robert Hale, 2010
This is an account of one man's transformation from fanatical Hitler Youth member to respected British mayor which provides a portrayal of German civil...

By Lloyd, Nick, author
Hardback. English.
Published UK: Viking, 2017
Between July and November 1917, in a small corner of Belgium, more than 500,000 men were killed or maimed, gassed or drowned - and many of the bodies...

By Jordan, Don, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Little, Brown, 2015
Charles II spent most of his wealth and his intellect on gaining and keeping the company of women, from the lowest sections of society such as the actress...

By Rideal, Rebecca, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2016
1666 was a watershed year for England. It was the year of the Great Plague; the eruption of the second Dutch War, the clash between two great powers which...

By Williams, Louise, 1961- author
Hardback. English.
Published Stroud, Gloucestershire: Amberley, 2015
John 'Willy' Williams was a medical student and passionate surfer turned Squadron Leader and Second World War ace. In the Australian tradition, he insisted...

By Williams, Stephanie, 1948-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Viking, 2011
From Sierra Leone to Fiji, Australia to Sri Lanka, 'Running the Show' is a vivid portrait of empire and of men from another age, who formed so much of...

By Brendon, Piers, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2016
'After my death', George V said of his eldest son and heir, 'the boy will ruin himself in 12 months'. From the death of his father in 1936 to the constitutional...
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