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THE SILK ROADS (Paperback)
A New History of the World
By: Peter Frankopan
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Published: 01/06/2016

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TIMBUKTU LADYBIRD EXPERT (Hardback)
By: GUS CASELY-HAYFORD
Published: 22/03/2018

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EAST WEST STREET (Paperback)
Non-fiction Book of the Year 2017
By: Philippe Sands
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Published: 31/03/2017
A uniquely personal exploration of the origins of international law, centring on the Nuremberg Trials, the city of Lviv and a secret family history

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HISTORY: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION (Paperback)
By: John Arnold
Oxford University Press
Published: 24/02/2000
John H. Arnold's Very Short Introduction is a stimulating essay about how we study and understand history. The book begins by inviting us to think about various questions provoked by our investigat...

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Edexcel GCSE (9-1) History Superpower relations and the Cold... (Paperback)
By: Christopher Catherwood, Nigel Kelly
Pearson Education Limited
Published: 16/06/2016
Supporting great history teaching: developing confident, articulate and successful historians. Our new resources* include 16 Student Books - one for every option in the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) History ...

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A HISTORY OF BRITAIN IN 21 WOMEN (Paperback)
A Personal Selection
By: Jenni Murray
Oneworld Publications
Published: 07/09/2017
The history of Britain, presented as you've never seen it before, through twenty-one women whose lives enthral and beguile, intrigue and inspire

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SCOUSE CHOPPERS & SPACE HOPPERS (Paperback)
By: CRISSY ROCK
Published: 06/09/2018
A Liverpool Life of Happy Days and Hard Times. A nostalgic memoir harking back to a childhood in one of the UK''s best-loved cities. Rather than focusing on the tragic events of her upbringing, Cr...

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THE REAL PEAKY BLINDERS (Paperback)
Billy Kimber, the Birmingham Gang and the Racecourse Wars of the 1920s
By: Carl Chinn
Brewin Books
Published: 10/10/2014
Stylish and dark, the BBC series the 'Peaky Blinders' is set in the backstreets of Birmingham after the First World War and tells of the rise to power of Thomas Shelby and his criminal gang. Yet the...

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HISTORY CONFLICT IN THE MIDDLE EAST, C1945-1995 STUDENT BOOK (Paperback)
By: Hilary Brash
Pearson Education Limited
Published: 19/07/2016
Supporting great history teaching: developing confident, articulate and successful historians. Our new resources* include 16 Student Books - one for every option in the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Hist...

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Edexcel GCSE (9-1) History Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-193... (Paperback)
By: John Child
Pearson Education Limited
Published: 16/09/2016
Supporting great history teaching: developing confident, articulate and successful historians. Our new resources* include 16 Student Books - one for every option in the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) History ...

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EAST END CHILDHOOD 192639 (Paperback)
By: NORMAN JACOBS
Published: 03/05/2018

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HADRIANS WALL (Hardback)
By: SIMON FORTY
Published: 30/06/2018
Design. Construction. Everyday Life. Hadrian''s Wall is the largest, most spectacular historical monument in Britain. Nothing else approaches its vast scale: a land wall running 73 miles from east...

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ROUGH SPIRITS & HIGH SOCIETY (Hardback)
The Culture of Drink
By: Ruth Ball
The British Library Publishing Division
Published: 13/10/2017
The tavern, the inn, the coffee house, the tea shop: these are places where, throughout history, we have met and socialised and where the issues of the day could be discussed over a drink. Rough Spi...

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COLOSSEUM (Hardback)
By: NIGEL RODGERS
Published: 10/05/2018
The Colosseum Operations Manual is an examination of the innovative design and inspired construction of ancient Rome''s most astonishing building. It looks closely at the anonymous architects and ...

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THE MAYFLOWER (Paperback)
By: Rebecca Fraser
Vintage
Published: 02/11/2018

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FEW (Paperback)
By: ALEX KERSHAW
Published: 06/09/2018
JulyOctober 1940. The story of the early days of World War Two - when the future of Britain depended on the Spitfires and Hurricanes of the Royal Airforces Fighter Command

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LAST PALACE (Hardback)
By: Norman Eisen
Published: 06/09/2018
An extraordinary account of the occupants of the Prague Villa Petschek, and their place against the history of Europe, written by the former US ambassador to the Czech Republic

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MAO'S GREAT FAMINE (Paperback)
The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-62
By: Frank Dikotter
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Published: 09/02/2017
An unprecedented, groundbreaking history of China's Great Famine Winner of the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize 2011

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THE RISE OF THE SECRET WORLD (Hardback)
By: Christopher Andrew
Allen Lane
Published: 24/09/2015

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1983 (Hardback)
The World at the Brink
By: Taylor Downing
Published: 26/04/2018
A tense, thrilling account of how, in 1983, tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union nearly caused global Armageddon.

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The Meltdown Diary of a Wimpy Kid
By: JEFF KINNEY
The 13th hilarious book in Jeff Kinney's bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. When snow shuts down Greg Heffley's middle school, his neighbourhood transforms into a wintry battlefield. Rival groups fight over territory, build massive snow forts, and stage epic snowball fights. And in the crosshairs are Greg and his trusty best friend, Rowley Jefferson. It's a fight for survival as Greg and Rowley navigate alliances, betrayals, and warring gangs in a neighbourhood meltdown. When the snow clears, will Greg and Rowley emerge as heroes? Or will they even survive to see another day?With millions of books sold around the world in 65 editions and 56 languages, Wimpy Kid has turned millions of kids into readers.
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Explorer
By: KATHERINE RUNDELL
Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award, Winner of the London Book Fair Children's Travel Book of the Year From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. He has always dreamed of becoming an explorer, of making history and of reading his name amongst the lists of great discoveries. If only he could land and look about him. As the plane crashes into the canopy, Fred is suddenly left without a choice. He and the three other children may be alive, but the jungle is a vast, untamed place. With no hope of rescue, the chance of getting home feels impossibly small. Except, it seems, someone has been there before them
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Christmas Carol
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We're going on an elf chase
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