c 1900 to c 2000

    Campaigning for Life

    By Peta Dunstan

    Paperback £22.50

    Dorothy Buxton led an unusual and intense life. After an upbringing untypical for a girl in rural Victorian England, she found her voice and her vocation during the First World War, insisting people should be able to read a variety of voices on the conflict engulfing Europe.

    1914 The Year The World Ended

    By Paul Ham

    Paperback £10.25

    In this searing indictment of the rationale behind the First World War, Paul Ham argues that European leaders did not `sleepwalk' into war, but that they fully accepted and understood the consequences of the decisions they were making.

    Viva la Revolucion

    By Eric Hobsbawm

    Paperback £10.25

    Viva La Revolucion is Hobsbawm's magisterial work on Latin America, the fruit of forty years' writing about the continent.

    The Blue Arena

    By Bob Spurdle

    Paperback £7.83

    Nieuwpoort Sector 1917

    By Kristof Jacobs

    Paperback £24.96

    The mainly forgotten story of the British and Australian tunnellers and their work on the Belgian Coast during the Great War.

    Pouring with Rain - Troops Fed Up

    By Dennis Williams

    Hardback £23.46

    In September 1918 Second Army was the weakest of the British Armies on the Western Front; many of its formations had been rebuilt through young conscripts and men reclassified as fit for the frontline. It was, however, commanded by General Herbert Plumer `Plumer of Messines', considered by some historians to...

    Iran-Iraq War - Volume 4

    By Tom Cooper

    Paperback £14.43

    The Iran-Iraq War was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the 20th century and accidentally created the current nightmare of Islamic fundamentalist terrorism. There have been many books on the conflict, but this is the first detailed military history using materials from both sides, as well as materials obtained from...

    Soviet Americana

    By Sergei Zhuk

    Hardback £62.46

    In 1991 there were more than 1,000 'Americanists' - experts in US history and politics - working in the Soviet Union.

    Another Bloody Chapter in an Endless Civil War Volume 2: Northern Ireland and the Troubles 1988-90

    By Ken Wharton

    Hardback £17.46

    Irish Republicanism, like its bloodthirsty Loyalist equivalent, bred and nurtured men of evil; psychopathic men and women who killed without compunction or thought; men and women who thought nothing of robbing innocents of their lives, uncaring of the devastation their actions would inflict on wives and children and parents alike....

    Lenin Lives!

    By Philip Cunliffe

    Paperback £8.45

    What if history had had a happy ending? To change the future, we need to reimagine the past.

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