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    Forward!

    By Yorick Blumenfeld

    Paperback £9.99

    Yorick Blumenfeld has been writing his whole life. He has travelled and reported from more than ninety countries as a foreign correspondent. Over the past few decades he has been examining the future, both as the General Editor of the series Prospects for Tomorrow (Thames & Hudson)

    Poverty: A Very Short Introduction

    By Philip N. Jefferson

    Paperback £7.25

    This Very Short Introduction considers who the poor are, where they live, what their lives are like, and what obstacles or barriers they face. Looking at the complex issues that cause the prevalence, depth, and severity of poverty to vary across countries and over time, it considers possible future solutions.

    Japanese Anti-Submarine Aircraft in the Pacific War

    By Ryusuke Ishiguro

    Hardback £23.46

    Japanese anti-submarine aircraft of World War II are not well documented and this book is the first in English with full technical details of these historic aircraft and illustrations of their fascinating colour schemes.

    For Orange and the States

    Paperback £14.43

    The Dutch Republic was one of the great European powers during the 17th and 18th Centuries. Generally, the Dutch Republic was considered to have lost that status after the 1713 Peace of Utrecht; however, when the Republic entered the War of Austrian Succession in 1740, it was able to field...

    Glory of the Empires 1880-1914

    By Wendell Schollander

    Hardback £32.46

    An unprecedented and fully illustrated study of every regimental uniform of the five most powerful empires of the period.

    Always in the Thick of it: A Chronology of the 46 Division

    By David C Wallace

    Paperback £29.99

    A Chronology of the service with the R.A.F.R. from 1948. to 1958

    Canadian Soldier

    By Lawrence Brown

    Paperback Save £0.14 = £6.36

    Almost a century has passed since the signing of the armistice on 11 November 1918. Of all the soldiers who went through that hell on earth, photographs, letters, stories and old uniforms kept in attics are all that is left. Thanks to a collection of more than ten thousand documents,...

    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.

    Exploring welfare debates

    By Lee Gregory

    Paperback £21.15

    Visually and pedagogically rich, this wide-ranging introduction to key concepts and debates in welfare uses an innovative, question-based narrative to highlight the importance of theory to understanding welfare.

    Confidence in Diplomacy

    By Abdul Rimdap

    Paperback £9.59

    Defending Nigeria at Home and Abroad

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