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The Spy Who Loved Castro
The Spy Who Loved Castro Marita Lorenz
The fascinating story of Marita Lorenz, now the subject of a major film starring Jennifer Lawrence
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The Vietnam War
The Vietnam War Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns
An essential work on the Vietnam War, by the award-winning Geoffrey C. Ward and documentary maker Ken Burns.
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Forza Italia
Forza Italia Paddy Agnew
A unique and personal journey into the heart of Italy and its football, including the national team's dramatic 2006 World Cup victory and the match-fixing scandal
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Brothers in War
Brothers in War Michael Walsh
Eight brothers went to fight for Queen and Country in the Great War - only three would return alive...
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Pocket Book of Patriots
Pocket Book of Patriots George Courtauld
Bestselling author of THE POCKET BOOK OF PATRIOTISM presents 100 great British heroes in easy and accessible format.
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Forgotten Voices of the Blitz and the Battle For Britain
Forgotten Voices of the Blitz and the Battle For Britain Joshua Levine
A landmark oral history - the latest in the bestselling and award-winning Forgotten Voices series.
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Vietnam
Vietnam Christian G. Appy
The definitive oral history of the Vietnam conflict featuring civilians, soldiers, protesters, journalists, survivors, exiles and refugees from all sides
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The World at War
The World at War Richard Holmes
The landmark history publishing event of the year – a phenomenal oral history of the Second World War
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Entertaining Eric
Entertaining Eric Maureen Wells
The charming wartime love story of Maureen, a Wren, and her boyfriend Eric, told through her letters to him as he fought abroad during World War II
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My Family Is All I Have
My Family Is All I Have Helen Alice Dear
The extraordinary true story of how one British woman was trapped in Eastern Europe for fifty years, first by the Nazis and then by Communism, but never stopped trying to get back home...
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The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler
The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler Laurence Rees
A fascinating exploration of the character of Adolf Hitler: the most powerful and destructive man in history. Accompanies the BBC series
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Their Darkest Hour
Their Darkest Hour Laurence Rees
A collection of chilling first-hand accounts that throws new light on our understanding of World War II
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Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work
Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work Robert Hardman
Tie-in to major new documentary series about the Queen
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Forgotten Voices of the Secret War
Forgotten Voices of the Secret War Roderick Bailey
The definitive oral history of a unique and extraordinary organisation tasked to 'set Europe ablaze' in the Second World War
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The Making of Modern London
The Making of Modern London Gavin Weightman, Steve Humphries
'The best possible introduction to the last 200 years of London's momentous history' Jerry White
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How To Read A Village
How To Read A Village Richard Muir
The fourth in the acclaimed How To Read... series, this is a lavishly illustrated and well written guide to everything you see in a village, what it means and how it came to be there.
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Lest We Forget
Lest We Forget Max Arthur
Tales of courage, comradeship, sacrifice, heroism and even humour, as experienced by generations from war-torn Europe, woven into a beautifully produced anthology in giftbook format
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Forgotten Voices of the Somme
Forgotten Voices of the Somme Joshua Levine
The definitive oral history of the most infamous and bloody conflict of the Great War
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Adventures on the High Teas
Adventures on the High Teas Stuart Maconie
The Sunday Times bestselling author is back and in search of Middle England
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Monster Tornado
Monster Tornado Mark Levine
The heartstopping true story of the fiercest, most destructive storm in American history and the lives caught up in its path
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No Place Like Home
No Place Like Home Pen Farthing
As his two Afghanistan dogs adapt to life in the UK, Sunday Times bestselling author Pen Farthing finds his journey is far from over
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Forgotten Voices of D-Day
Forgotten Voices of D-Day Roderick Bailey
A startling new oral history of the turning point of World War Two: D-Day
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The Pie At Night
The Pie At Night Stuart Maconie
Join Stuart Maconie as he clock off in the north of England
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Don't Forget to Write
Don't Forget to Write Pam Hobbs
A warm-hearted tale of everyday survival, against a backdrop of evacuation and bombs
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