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    Oundle Memories and Moments

    By Anna Fernyhough

    Paperback £14.95

    This book is a celebration of Oundle people. It is intended to amuse, interest and inform, while encapsuulating the lives and memories of folk who lived here. It poses answers to questions: Who lived in my house? Who were their neighbours?

    OCR Ancient History as and A Level Component 2

    By James Harrison

    Paperback £16.85

    This textbook supports the specification for AS and A-Level Ancient History first teaching September 2017. It covers the whole of Component 2, both the compulsory Period Study and the three optional Depth Studies: Period Study: The Julio-Claudian Emperors, 31 BC-AD 68 by Robert Cromarty and James Harrison Depth Study: The...

    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...

    Monuments of the Eastern Hill

    By Bonna D. Wescoat

    Hardback £102.46

    The Sanctuary of the Great Gods on Samothrace was one of the most important sanctuaries of the Hellenistic age. The monuments on the Eastern Hill, the development of which spans over half a millenium, hold a unique place within the history of ancient Greek architecture.

    Heitai

    Hardback £61.86

    So little is known about the weapons, uniforms and living conditions of World War II Japanese soldiers Heitai, these almost undisputed conquerors who operated throughout East Asia during the conflict. Through this magnificently illustrated book, the reader can finally have a glimpse into the personal possessions of the soldiers of...

    Experimental Politics: Work, Welfare, and Creativity in the Neoliberal Age

    By Maurizio Lazzarato

    Hardback £17.43

    A celebrated theorist examines the conditions of work, employment, and unemployment in neoliberalism's flexible and precarious labor market. In Experimental Politics, Maurizio Lazzarato examines the conditions of work, employment, and unemployment in neoliberalism's flexible and precarious labor market. This is the first book of Lazzarato's in English that fully exemplifies...

    Lloyd George

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Hardback £17.46

    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...

    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....

    How Hull coloured the World

    By Anthony C. Sissons

    Hardback £50.55

    From 1803, through six generations, Sissons manufactured paint in the city of Kingston upon Hull. With unequalled access to the personalities and the Company archive, the last member of the family to join the company captures both the entrepreneurial spirit of Sissons Brothers, and the family’s commitment to their staff...

    New Forest

    By Hadrian Cook

    Paperback £29.75

    Inter-disciplinary study of the history of the New Forest, analysing the origins of the legal Royal Hunting Forest, the various legal systems of the Middle Ages that came to bear on the landscape how governance changes have shaped the appearance and management of the area.

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