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DEAD FAMOUS

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A witty, rich and surprising history of celebrity by the historical consultant to HORRIBLE HISTORIES
€25.70

Game of Birds and Wolves: The Secret Game that Won the War

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'Find out what is happening in the Atlantic, find ways of getting the convoys through, and sink the U-boats!' Prime Minster, Winston Churchill
€16.99 €20.30

Second-hand Time

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SECOND-HAND TIME is the latest work from Svetlana Alexievich, winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature. In this book she creates a singular, polyphonic literary form by bringing together the voices of dozens of witnesses to the collapse of the USSR in a brilliant, poignant and unique portrait of post-Soviet society.
€12.95

The Accidental President

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With the world still caught up in the inferno of the Second World War, Truman found himself playing the roles of both judge and jury during the founding of the UN, the Potsdam Conference, the Manhattan Project, the German surrender, the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps and the decision to drop the Bomb and bring the war to the end.
€14.85

The Beauty and the Terror: An Alternative History of the Italian Renaissance

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In fact, many of the most celebrated artists and thinkers that have come to define the Renaissance - Leonardo and Michelangelo, Raphael and Titian, Machiavelli and Castiglioni - emerged not during the celebrated 'rebirth' of the fifteenth century but amidst the death and destruction of the sixteenth century.
€20.30

The Darksome Bounds of a Failing World: The Sinking of the "Titanic" and the End of the Edwardian Era

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When the ship of dreams sank, so did the Edwardian era. In this original and meticulously-researched narrative history, Gareth Russell considers the real story of the Titanic, and the seismic shift of modernity the 1910s have come to mark in the West.
€11.99 €12.95

The Templars

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The remarkable story of the Knights Templar - the wealthiest, most powerful and most secretive of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era.
€12.95

Vietnam War

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**The New York Times Bestseller****The book of the landmark documentary, The Vietnam War, by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick**The definitive work on the Vietnam War, the conflict that came to define a generation, told from all sides by those who were there.
€20.30

A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle That Shaped the Middle East

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The untold story of how British-French rivalry drew the battle-lines of the modern Middle East
€12.95