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The secret rooms
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A castle filled with intrigue, a plotting duchess and a mysterious death in Catherine Bailey's The Secret Rooms. At 6 am on 21 April 1940 John the 9th...
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...

Journey's end
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Hailed by George Bernard Shaw as 'useful [corrective] to the romantic conception of war', R.C. Sherriff's Journey's End is an unflinching vision of li...
Lenin on the train
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'The superb, funny, fascinating story of Lenin's trans-European rail journey and how it shook the world' Simon Sebag Montefiore, Eveni...

Pandora's Box
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A major contribution.the best large-scale synthesis in any language of what we currently know and understand about this multidimensional, cataclysmic...
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THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER'A timely re-appraisal . . . a masterpiece' General Lord Richard DannattThe Third Battle of Ypres was a 'lost victor...

Becoming Hitler
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The story of the making of Adolf Hitler that we are all familiar with is the one Hitler himself wove in his 1924 trial, and then expanded upon in Mein...
Raymond Asquith
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The eldest son of the Prime Minister, with an outstanding academic record at Oxford, Raymond Asquith devoted his great talents to friendship, preferri...

Digging the trenches
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Modern research methods - archaeological, historical, forensic - have transformed our view of the past. This is especially true of the history of the ...
The Great War explained
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- This is much more than just another book to add to the thousands on The Great War. It sets out to fill a gap. Written for the layman by a layman (wh...

The birth of the RAF, 1918
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A short, brilliant account of the birth of the RAF for the centenary of its foundingThe dizzying pace of technological change in the early 20th centur...
A haven in hell
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Talbot House is a living museum in the town of Poperinghe in Belgium. During World War One it offered respite to soldiers facing the Germans at Ypres. Paul Chapman's study traces its history and describes its founder, Tubby Clayton.

Isle of Man in the Great War
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In August 1914, the Isle of Man was in the middle of a very successful summer season. The tourist industry was crucial to the island, but suddenly hol...
The Landing in the dawn
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The Gallipoli Landing of 25 April 1915 is arguably Australia's best known battle. It is commemorated each year with a national holiday, services, para...

The truce
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The Christmas Truce is regarded as a satisfying and hopeful event in a war that is often regarded as unnecessary, bitter, hopeless and futile. Many ac...
From docks and sand
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This book is a study of the importance and significance of community identity to a fighting unit in the First World War. In this case the unit in ques...

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On a typical day during the Second World War, Winston Churchill, as Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, issued numerous memos to the ministers and...
Battalions at war
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The First World War is history; the last survivors of that conflict are now all dead. Three generations on, public perceptions of the war are formed f...

A people's history of the German Revolution, 1918-1919
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In October 1918, war-weary German sailors mutinied when the Imperial Naval Command ordered their engagement in one final, fruitless battle with the Br...
German raiders of the First World War
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The story of the detached and overseas based German Crusaders in the first eight months of the First World War. Admiral Souchon's force caused great embarassment to the British Admiralty. Admiral Von Spee led his forced on a daring gamble across the Pacific in a bid to get back to Germany and Von Muller led his cruiser on a corsair like existence.

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