The greatest story of military conquest in history from a ‘master storyteller’ (Guardian)
incisive analysis cutting to the heart of Britain's most turbulent moments and looking at why Britain may have been brought to the brink at times, but didn't descend into revolution.
A vivid, brutal and enthralling account of the Burma Campaign - one of the most punishing and hard-fought military adventures of World War Two
The vivid, magisterial and long-awaited biography of Marcus Aurelius, the Roman Emperor - and embodiment of the philosopher's king - whose life and works still speak to us 2,000 years after his death.
The greatest military leaders in history and the psychological qualities that made them the ultimate warriors
The truth behind Richard the Lionheart and Bad King John - brilliantly readable, scrupulously researched and full of powerful story-telling.
A remarkable new book on a crucial moment in British and world history.
One of our best popular historian tells the remarkable story of the events that took place in 1066, probably the most famous date in English history.
'A brilliant biography which will surely become a classic life of Napoleon.' The Times