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Wakefield & district through time
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Wakefield city centre has undergone a complete makeover during the twentieth century, something that still continues today as it tries to come to term...
The Riviera set
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'I loved every word' - Sarra Manning, Red'[A] blissful book - it's like basking in the warm Med' - Rachel Johnson, Mail on SundayThe Riviera Set is th...

The Templars
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The Knights Templar were the wealthiest, most powerful - and most secretive - of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era. Their story...
A spy named Orphan
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Donald Maclean was a star diplomat, an establishment insider and a keeper of some of the West's greatest secrets. He was also a Russian spy, driven b...

Jane Austen at home
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'This is my kind of history: carefully researched but so vivid that you are convinced Lucy Worsley was actually there at th...
Meetings with remarkable manuscripts
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE AND THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION'Endlessly fascinating and enjoyable' Neil MacGregor'A marvellous book' D...

The path to sustained growth
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Before the industrial revolution prolonged economic growth was unachievable. All economies were organic, dependent on plant photosynthesis to provide ...
100 books that changed the world
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A chronological survey of the world's most influential books. Many books have become classics, must-reads or overnight publishing sensations, but ho...

On the trail of the Yorks
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Richard III is probably the House of York's best-known figure, but the other members of the family are just as intriguing as the king who fell on Bosw...
An inconvenient death
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A DAILY TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR. 'A compelling, authoritative insight into possibly the most controversial death in Britain this century' The Obser...

House of Nutter
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*A Sunday Times and Daily Mail Book of the Year 2018*The dazzling story of Tommy Nutter, the Savile Row tailor who reshaped the silhouette of men's fa...
Millennium
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Of all the civilisations existing in the year 1000, that of Western Europe seemed the unlikeliest candidate for future greatness. Compared to the glit...

The invention of the land of Israel
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What is a homeland and when does it become a national territory? Why have so many people been willing to die for such places throughout the twentieth ...
The king's pearl
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Mary Tudor has always been known as 'Bloody Mary', the name given to her by later Protestant chroniclers who vilified her for attempting to re-impose ...

Durham
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The historic city of Durham is still dominated today by its Norman cathedral and castle, which were designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986...
Islamic civilization in thirty lives
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The religious thinkers, political leaders, law-makers, writers and philosophers of the early Muslim world helped to shape the 1,400-year-long developm...

No more soldiering
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The enduring legacy of those who said 'No'. January 2016 marks the centenary of the Military Service Act, which brought in conscription after the lar...
The Kaiser's dawn
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In mid summer 1918 the First World War was still finely balanced. A top secret mission, which has remained classified information for a century, was s...

Hitler in Los Angeles
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A 2018 FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE [Hitler in Los Angeles] is part thriller and all chiller, about how close the California Reich came to succee...
Our uninvited guests
Our Price: £20.00
'Julie Summers has an amazing instinct for unearthing good stories and telling quotes.' Craig Brown, The Mail On Sunday. 'This is an enjoyable book, p...