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  • PERSONALITY AND POWER
    KERSHAW,IAN
    One of the great historians of our age asks: how far can a single leader alter the course of history?The modern era saw the emergence of individuals who had command over a terrifying array of instruments of control, persuasion and death. Whole societies were re-shaped and wars fought, often with a merciless contempt for the most basic norms. At the summit of these societies wer...
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    21,25 €

  • COFFEE WITH HITLER
    SPICER,CHARLES
    TELEGRAPH and SPECTATOR HISTORY BOOK OF THE YEARHow the British might have handled Hitler differently remains one of history's greatest 'what ifs'. Coffee with Hitler tells the astounding and poignant story, for the first time, of a handful of amateur British intelligence agents who wined, dined and befriended the leading National Socialists between the wars. With support from ...
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    15,75 €

  • OPERATION MINCEMEAT
    MCINTYRE, BEN
    **Soon to be a major film, starring Colin Firth, Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald, Penelope Wilson, Johnny Flynn and Jason Isaacs**A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB SELECTIONA SUNDAY TIMES NO. 1 BESTSELLER'Astonishing ... Sheds riveting new light on this breathtaking plan' Daily Mail'A rollicking read' Max Hastings, Sunday Times'Brilliant and almost absurdly entertaining' New York...
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    16,93 €

  • HOMO DEUS
    HARARI YUVAL NOAH
    **THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLER** Sapiens showed us where we came from. In uncertain times, Homo Deus shows us where we're going. 'Homo Deus will shock you.It will entertain you. It will make you think in ways you had not thought before' Daniel Kahneman, bestselling author of Thinking, Fast and Slow Yuval Noah Harari envisions a near future in which we face a new set of challenge...
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    17,15 €

  • NEW SILK ROADS
    FRANKOPAN, PETER
    A brand new book from the Sunday Times and internationally bestselling author of The Silk Roads'Masterly mapping out of a new world order' - Evening Standard Revised and updated editionThe New Silk Roads takes a fresh look at the relationships being formed along the length and breadth of the ancient trade routes today. The world is changing dramatically and in an age of Brexit ...
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    18,49 €

  • ROARING GIRLS : THE EXTRAORDINARY LIVES OF HISTORY'S UNSUNG HEROINES
    KYTE, HOLLY
    'Extraordinary' Woman&Home A Roaring Girl was loud when she should be quiet, disruptive when she should be submissive, sexual when she should be pure, 'masculine' when she should be 'feminine'. Meet the unsung heroines of British history who refused to play by the rules. Roaring Girls tells the game-changing life stories of eight formidable women whose grit, determination and r...
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    16,98 €

  • CONQUISTADORES
    CERVANTES, FERNANDO
    NAMED A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 BY THE SUNDAY TIMES, TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, THE TABLET AND THE LADY'This book is a terrific read ... I could not put it down' Matthew Restall, Literary ReviewThe 'conquistadores', the early explorers and settlers of Spanish America, have become the stuff of legends and nightmares. In their own time, they were glorified as heroic adventurers, sp...
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    19,65 €

  • THE FLAME OF RESISTANCE
    LEWIS, DAMIEN
    'I have always been fascinated by that charismatic hero of the Resistance, Josephine Baker, but it turns out I didn't know the half of it. Lewis' story-telling blew my mind. Again.' - Dan Snow'A story of incredible bravery in the face of tyrants who invaded a free and democratic nation, this will have powerful resonance today.' - Tim SpicerDuring WW2, Josephine Baker, the world...
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    15,75 €

  • STORY OF THE WORLD IN 100 MOMENTS
    OLIVER, NEIL
    'Oliver is an evocative storyteller, vividly bringing his tales to life' BBC HistoryFrom Genghis Khan's domination on earth to Armstrong's first steps on the moon, discover the 100 moments that defined humanity and shaped our world forever. Neil Oliver takes us on a whistle-stop tour around the world and through a million years to give us this unique and invaluable grasp of how...
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    17,03 €

  • PAX
    HOLLAND, TOM
    The definitive history of Rome's golden age - antiquity's ultimate superpower at the pinnacle of its greatnessThe Pax Romana has long been revered as a golden age. At its peak, the Roman Empire stretched from Scotland to Arabia, and contained perhaps a quarter of humanity. It was the wealthiest and most formidable state the world had yet seen.Beginning in 69AD, a year that saw ...
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    24,25 €

  • WHY WE FIGHT
    BLATTMAN, CHRISTOPHER
    Why do human beings fight one another?In this exhilarating and bracing book, we learn the common logic driving vainglorious monarchs, dictators, mobs, pilots, football hooligans, ancient peoples and fanatics. Distilling decades of economics, political science, psychology and real-world interventions, and through his time studying Columbia, Chicago, Liberia and Northern Ireland,...
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    16,50 €

  • FAKE HISTORY
    ENGLISH, OTTO
    'A brilliant and important book ... Five Stars!' Mark Dolan, talkRADIO'An important new book' Daily Express An alternative history of the world that exposes some of the biggest lies ever told and how they've been used over time. Lincoln did not believe all men were created equal.The Aztecs were not slaughtered by the Spanish Conquistadors. And Churchill was not the man that peo...
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    13,25 €

  • IN SPITE OF THE GODS
    LUCE, EDWARD
    India is poised to become one of the world's three largest economies in the next generation and to overtake China as the world's most populous country by 2032. Well before then India's incipient nuclear deterrent will have acquired intercontinental range and air, sea and land capabilities. India's volatile relationship with its nuclear-armed neighbour, Pakistan, may prove to be...
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    15,40 €

  • LITTLE HISTORY OF THE WORLD
    GOMBRICH, E.H
    The international bestseller: E. H. Gombrich's sweeping history of the world, for the curious of all ages "All stories begin with 'Once upon a time.' And that's just what this story is all about: what happened, once upon a time." So begins A Little History of the World, an engaging and lively book written for readers both young and old.Rather than focusing on dry facts and date...
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    16,25 €

  • GHOSTS OF SPAIN
    TREMLETT, GILES
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    15,80 €

  • THE CHURCHILL FACTOR
    JOHNSON, BORIS
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    17,03 €

  • SPQR
    BEARD, MARY
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    16,80 €

  • WORLD ORDER
    KISSINGER,HENRY
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    15,50 €

  • SECRETS OF THE CODE
    BURSTEIN, D
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    14,90 €

  • 1916: EASTER RISING
    COOGAN, T. P
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    13,50 €

  • OXFORD COMPANION TO SCOTTISH HISTORY
    LYNCH, M
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    31,20 €

  • MYTHOS
    FRY, STEPHEN
    STEP INTO ANOTHER WORLD - OF MAGIC, MAYHEM, MONSTERS AND MANIACAL GODS - IN STEPHEN FRY'S MOMENTOUS SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, MYTHOS'A romp through the lives of ancient Greek gods. Fry is at his story-telling best . .. the gods will be pleased' Times___________No one loves and quarrels, desires and deceives as boldly or brilliantly as Greek gods and goddesses. In Stephen Fry's v...
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    15,48 €

  • NORMAL WOMEN
    GREGORY, PHILIPPA
    A genuinely new history of our nation' DAN JONES'Radically reframes our national story' OBSERVER'This celebration of women is a triumph of popular history' SPECTATOR'A lasting work of social history' THE TIMES'Normal Women is Gregory's finest moment' GLAMOUR UKFROM THE MULTI-MILLION BESTSELLING HISTORICAL NOVELIST COMES THE CULMINATION OF HER LIFE'S WORKDid you know that there ...
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    18,25 €

  • LONDON
    CHESHER, JACK
    See London in a completely new light in this guide to the city's hidden secrets, untold stories and special places laden with history which you can discover for yourself! London is famous for its museums, each one full of treasures and relics - but the biggest museum in the capital is the city itself. From the stories behind unusual street names, to the trees in our parks; rail...
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    23,23 €

  • LIFE IN SHAKESPEARE'S ENGLAND; A BOOK OF ELIZABETHAN PROSE
    WILSON, JOHN DOVER
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    34,29 €

  • THE FLIGHT PORTFOLIO
    ORRINGER, JULIE
    1940, France. In the middle of a devastating war, how many lives can you save?Varian Fry, a young American journalist, arrives in Marseille armed only with three thousand dollars and a list of writers, thinkers and artists he hopes to rescue - so long as the Nazis don't get to them first. With borders closing around him, Varian tries to track down those on his list; renowned ar...
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    15,48 €

  • ESPANA: A BRIEF HISTORY OF SPAIN
    TREMLETT, GILES
    Bestselling author Giles Tremlett traverses the rich and varied history of Spain, from prehistoric times to today, in a brief, accessible primer for visitors, curious readers and hispanophiles. Spain's position on Europe's south-western corner has exposed it to cultural, political and actual winds blowing from all quadrants. Africa lies a mere nine miles to the south.The Medite...
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    29,75 €

  • SURVIVAL: A STORY OF FRIENDSHIP - PART 2
    WEIL, ALICE
    Survival: A Story of Friendship - Part 2 is about the voyage Freddy and his mother, Helene, take to escape Europe and the ravages of World War II. After promising Sigmund on his deathbed that they would reunite the family in a peaceful and friendly country, they make their way via ship to Colombia, the country Nellie had made her home just as the Nazi movement in Germany was ga...
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    17,03 €

  • STORY OF A LIFE
    PAUSTOVSKY, KONSTANTIN
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    30,25 €

  • FALL
    PRESTON, JOHN
    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERSHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2021SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARDA SUNDAY TIMES AND TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEARThe dramatic, gripping story of notorious business tycoon Robert Maxwell is this year's must have Christmas gift for fans of true crime and corruption! From the acclaimed author of A Very English Scandal. 'The best biogra...
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    15,48 €