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Charging against Wellington
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Like the author's previous book, The British Army Against Napoleon, Charging Against Wellington draws heavily on primary sources, manuals, memoirs, and regimental histories to bring to life the officers and men of the regiments that fought.
Wonderful adventures of Mrs Seacole in many lands
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Written in 1857, this is the autobiography of a Jamaican woman whose fame rivalled Florence Nightingale's during the Crimean War. Seacole's offer to v...

Homage to Catalonia
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'Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Social...
A moment of war
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A Moment of War is the powerful and harrowing final book in Laurie Lee's acclaimed trilogy that began with Cider with RosieLaurie Lee was still a youn...

How not to network a nation
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How, despite thirty years of effort, Soviet attempts to build a national computer network were undone by socialists who seemed to behave like capitali...
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All too many historians have dismissed FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, first Baron Raglan, as at best, an indifferent and, at worst, an incompetent on t...

South Atlantic requiem
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It is 1982 and the British prime minister and the Argentine president are both clinging to power. Owing to budget cuts, senior MI6 spook William Cat...
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The best political biography of the year' Jonathan Sumption, Spectator'Wonderful . . . A Life so nearly complete it need never be written again' Ferdi...

The Battle of the Berezina
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In the winter of 1812, Napoleon's army retreated from Moscow under appalling conditions, hunted by three separate Russian armies, its chances of survi...
The cavalry that broke Napoleon
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ON 18 JUNE 1815, Napoleon and Wellington took to the fields of Waterloo for one final, decisive battle - a battle that would put an end to over two de...

A rose for winter
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Andalusia is a passion - and fifteen years after his last visit Laurie Lee returned. He found a country broken by the Civil War, but the totems of ind...
Waterloo 1815
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This title represents the second instalment of the captivating study of the Waterloo campaign, one of the defining events in European history. In part...

'I will not surrender the hair of a horse's tail'
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This volume covers the background to the Victorio Campaign of 1879-1881. In the early 1870s, a mixture of diplomacy and successful military campaignin...
Everyday Stalinism
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Here is a pioneeering account of everyday life under Stalin, written by one of our foremost authorities on modern Russain history. Focusing on urban a...

Rorke's Drift diary
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Official diary of the famous battle at Rorkes Drift Previously unseen material National publicity and marketing campaign
Churchill's last stand
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After the Second World War, with much of Europe in ruins, the victorious Winston Churchill swore to build a peace across Europe that would last a gene...

Man of war
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The career of Guernsey-born Admiral James Saumarez reads like an early history of the Royal Navy. His first battle was against the American revolution...
Napoleon at Leipzig
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Leipzig dashed the dreams of a French Empire when the armies of Prussia, Russia, Austria and Sweden converged on Napoleon and his Grande Armée. It wa...

Murat's army
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Although its crown was initially given to Joseph Bonaparte, the brief history of the Napoleonic Kingdom of Naples will be forever best associated with...
Jaguar boys
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Originally intended as a trainer, the Anglo-French Sepecat jet, equipped with the very latest in weapon-aiming and navigational equipment, eventually ...

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