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No. 10
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Fronted by one of the world's most iconic doors, 10 Downing Street is the home and office of the British Prime Minister and the heart of British polit...
The shortest history of Germany
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'The Shortest History of Germany' takes us on an unforgettable grand tour of what really matters in German history. He tells the story of Europe's most admired and feared country, from Julius Caesar to Angela Merkel.

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...
To die in Spring
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Winner of the HWA Sharpe Gold Crown for Best Historical Novel 2018'[To Die in Spring] holds its own against [G?nter] Grass and [Erich Maria] Remarque;...

An illustrated introduction to the Regency
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In 1811, the Prince of Wales was officially appointed Prince Regent to act in place of his ailing father, King George III. The Regency marked a period...
Hitler's island war
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In September 1943, at the height of World War II, the Aegean island of Leros became the site of the most pivotal battle of the Dodecanese campaign as ...

Secret Gloucester
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Sheltered by the Cotswolds, the streets of Gloucester hide many secrets. Using vast knowledge Christine Jordan explores the rich heritage that can be ...
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...

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...
Gimson's prime ministers
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A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA concise, sharp-witted and illuminating account of the lives of Britain's prime ministers from Walpole to May, illustrated ...

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...

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...
Shadow warriors
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In Shadow Warriors, military historian and retired U.S. Marine Dick Camp illuminates the untold history of American special operations units in WWII-m...

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 ...
Mona Lisa
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Read this book and the world's most famous image will never look the same again. For the world's greatest cultural icon still has secrets to reveal - ...

B-29 Superfortress vs Ki-44  Tojo
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By the time the Americans began their aerial bombardment of Japan in 1944, both the JAAF and IJNAF were spent forces. What the Japanese did have thoug...
Brit(ish)
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**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**Where are you really from?You're British. Your parents are British. You were raised in Britain. Your partner, your chil...

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...
King of the north wind
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Henry II conquered the largest empire of any English medieval king. Yet it is the people around him we remember: his wife Eleanor, whom he seduced fro...