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By Titchmarsh, Alan
Hardback. English.
Published [London?]: BBC, 2010
Alan Titchmarsh goes on a personal and nostalgic journey through post-war Britain in search of treasured values and traditions that were once the soul...

By Rhodes, Ben, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: The Bodley Head, 2018
'The World As It Is' tells the full story of what it means to work alongside a radical leader; of how idealism can confront reality and survive; of how...

By Mishra, Pankaj, author
Hardback. English.
Published UK: Allen Lane, 2017
How can we explain the origins of the great wave of paranoid hatreds that seem inescapable in our close-knit world - from American 'shooters' and ISIS...

By Foreman, Amanda, 1968-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2011
An account of the stories and sacrifices of many British men and women who fought on both sides in the American Civil War

By Winder, Simon, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Picador, 2013
For centuries, much of Europe was in the hands of the peculiar Habsburg family. An unstable mixture of wizards, obsessives, melancholics, bores, musicians...

By Marr, Andrew
Hardback. English.
Published London: Macmillan, 2012
Andrew Marr, author of two histories of Great Britain now turns his attention to the world as a whole. This book takes readers from the Mayans to Mongolia...

By Higgins, Charlotte, 1972- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
This is a book about the encounter with Roman Britain: about what the idea of 'Roman Britain' has meant to those who came after Britain's 400-year stint...

By Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2011
An atmospheric and historical study of everything that goes on under London, from original springs and streams and Roman amphitheatres to Victorian sewers...

By Willner, Nina, 1961- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Little, Brown, 2016
When Nina's mother Hanna was just 20 years old, she escaped to West Germany with nothing more than a small satchel and the clothes on her back. It was...

By De Courcy, Anne
Paperback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2012
From the late 19th century, when the Raj was at its height, many of Britain's best and brightest young men went out to India to work. Countless young...
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