Historical, political & military

    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.

    Simon de Montfort and the Rise of the English Nation

    By Darren Baker

    Paperback £8.45

    Simon de Montfort's combination of charisma, determination, and fearlessness made him one of the greatest men of his age. This new biography marks 750 years since Montfort established the earliest forerunner of our modern parliament.

    Theresa May: Power, Chaos and Chance

    By Christopher Jackson

    Hardback £14.46

    A James Connolly Reader

    By James Connolly

    Paperback £12.65

    A stirring collection of James Connolly''s most important speeches and writing.

    Ruth Davidson: And the Resurgence of the Scottish Tories

    By Andrew Liddle

    Paperback £13.85

    This book examines how Ruth Davidson revitalised the toxic Tory brand in Scotland and asks what the future holds in both Scotland and beyond for this very impressive young politician.

    Lloyd George

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Hardback £22.46

    David Lloyd George left a profound political legacy, despite being described by the wife of his successor, Herbert Asquith, as a 'gambler without foresight'. He is, of course, best known as the Prime Minister who led Britain to victory in World War I, but his contribution to domestic politics was...

    Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray

    By Rosalind Rosenberg

    Hardback £22.69

    Pauli Murray 1910-1985 played pivotal roles in both the modern civil rights and women's movements. In the 1950s, her legal scholarship helped Thurgood Marshall to shift his course and attack segregation frontally in Brown v. Board of Education. In the 1960s, Murray persuaded Betty Friedan to help her found an...

    Churchill at the Gallop

    By Brough Scott

    Hardback £17.46

    Winston's life in the saddle.

    Richard Nixon

    By John Farrell

    Hardback £20.46

    A deeply researched, superbly crafted biography of America's most complex president. In Richard Nixon, award-winning biographer John A. Farrell examines the life and legacy of one of America's most controversial political figures. Beginning in 1946, when young Navy lieutenant 'Nick' Nixon returned from the Pacific and set his cap at...

    Churchill: The Life

    By Max Arthur

    Paperback £13.85

    A unique illustrated biography of the greatest Briton, in association with Churchill Heritage, now released in paperback for the first time.

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