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Charles I (Penguin Monarchs)
Charles I (Penguin Monarchs) Mark Kishlansky
The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback.
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To Hell And Back
To Hell And Back Ian Kershaw
To Hell and Back tells this story with humanity, flair and originality. Kershaw gives a compelling narrative of events, but he also wrestles with the most difficult issues that the events raise - with what it meant for the Europeans who initiated and lived through such fearful times - and what this means for us.
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All Things Made New
All Things Made New Diarmaid MacCulloch
All Things Made New shows MacCulloch at his best - learned, far-seeing, sometimes subversive, and often witty.
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Britain's Europe
Britain's Europe Brendan Simms
The essential book for understanding the history of Britain's place in Europe, from the Middle Ages to the present day.
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Kissinger
Kissinger Niall Ferguson
In this remarkable book, the first of two volumes, Niall Ferguson has created an extraordinary panorama of Kissinger's world, and a paradigm-shifting reappraisal of the man. Drawing not only on Kissinger's hitherto closed private papers but also on documents from more than a hundred archives around the world, this biography is Niall Ferguson's masterpiece. Like his classic two-volume history of the House of Rothschild, Kissinger sheds dazzling new light on an entire era.
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The Penguin History Of Modern Vietnam
The Penguin History Of Modern Vietnam Christopher Goscha
The first history for a general audience of one of Asia's most fascinating and complex countries.
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The Holy Roman Empire
The Holy Roman Empire Peter H. Wilson
An astonishing, essential book on what was for ten centuries Europe's largest state - the Holy Roman Empire.
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How To Plan A Crusade
How To Plan A Crusade Christopher Tyerman
Thousands left their homelands in the Middle Ages to fight wars abroad. But how did the Crusades actually happen? From recruitment propaganda to raising money, ships to siege engines, medicine to the power of prayer, this vivid, surprising history shows holy war - and medieval society - in a new light.
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Promised You A Miracle: UK80-82
Promised You A Miracle: UK80-82 Andy Beckett
Leading us into these years of brittle optimism and upheaval, Andy Beckett asks why Britain changed so rapidly and fundamentally; what it felt like to be part of this convulsive change - or to be left behind; and how people were swept up in it, sometimes without realising. Yet the effects of this revolution would ripple outwards, across the world - and we are still living with the consequences, happily or otherwise.
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Blood And Land
Blood And Land J. C. H. King, J.C.H. King
A rich, powerful, sweeping history of native North America, from one of the world's greatest experts.
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