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By Alexis-Martin, Becky, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Pluto Press, 2019
Since the first atomic bomb exploded over Hiroshima, the history of nuclear warfare has been tangled with the spaces and places of scientific research...

By Rawlings, Louis, author
eBook. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2007
The ancient Greeks experienced war in many forms. By land and by sea, they conducted raids, ambushes, battles and sieges; they embarked on campaigns of...

By Steinbacher, Sybille, 1966- author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, [2018]
At the terrible heart of the modern age lies Auschwitz. In a total inversion of earlier hopes about the use of science and technology to improve, extend...

By Wheelwright, Julie, author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2020
In October 2018, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson announced that all roles in the military would now be open to women. Although this marks a historic...

By Fairweather, Jack, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: WH Allen, 2020
This is untold story of one of the greatest heroes of the Second World War. In the Summer of 1940, after the Nazi occupation of Poland, an underground...

eBook. English.
Published London: I.B. Tauris, 2014
This volume offers an attempt to redress that balance, and to think more expansively and critically about what peace means and what geographies of peace...

By Frank, Anne, 1929-1945, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Continuum, 2019
Anne Frank's diary is one of the most recognised and widely read books of the Second World War. Hundreds of thousands of people visit the Anne Frank House...

By Bourne, Stephen, 1957 October 31- author
Paperback. English.
Published Cheltenham, Gloucestershire: The History Press, 2019
[Updated] edition
In 1914 there were at least 10,000 black Britons, many of African and West Indian heritage, fiercely loyal to their mother country. Despite being discouraged...

By Childers, Thomas, 1946-
Paperback. English.
Published Boston, [Mass.]: Mariner, 2010
Novelistic in its telling and impeccably researched, Childers's book is a stark reminder that the price of war is unimaginably high, and the toll can...

By Fara, Patricia, author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019
2018 marked the centenary not only of the Armistice but also of women gaining the vote. 'A Lab of One's Own' commemorates both anniversaries by exploring...
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