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The Spy and the Traitor : The Greatest Espionage S
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THE NO.1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A BBC BETWEEN THE COVERS BOOK CLUB PICK The thrilling story about a Cold War...
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Code-Breaker : The untold story of Richard Hayes,
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The incredible true story of the librarian, the Nazi spy and Ireland's secret role in turning the tide of World...
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The Little Book of Big Ideas : 150 Concepts and Br
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An exploration of some of the most important and enduring ideas in human history - from religion, science, philosophy, medicine,...
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More Myers : An Irishman's Diary from the �
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Just over a month after the 1921 truce that ended Ireland's fight with Britain, Ernie O'Malley longed for a return...
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9 Lessons in Brexit
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"Remember the words of Ivan Rogers the next time you hear some plausible posh boy in a suit telling you...
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World War II: The Essential History, Volume 2 : Fr
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Published to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (May 2020) and Victory in Japan Day (August 2020),...
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The Peeler's Notebook : Policing Victorian Du
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Dublin during the nineteenth century could be an unforgiving city, especially for the unwary. Established in 1836, the Metropolitan Police...
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Victory in Europe : From D-Day to the Destruction
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This book, published to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day - the last to be commemorated by significant numbers...
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The Curious History of Irish Dogs
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There are nine breeds of dog that are native to Ireland: four terriers, three gun dogs, and two hounds. In...
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The Curious History of Irish Dogs
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Did you know that.The Irish have the highest proportion of dog ownership in Europe? The first probable reference to the...
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Recovery : Freedom From Our Addictions
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`I believe that we are all on the addict spectrum, that the object of addiction is less important than the...
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A history of Ireland in 100 words
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This book tells a history of Ireland through the examination of 100 key words from the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary...
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Joe Cahill : A Life in the IRA
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"I was born in a united Ireland, I want to die in a united Ireland". Born in Belfast in 1920,...
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The Women
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'We walk in the footprints of great women, women who lived through hard times on farms, in villages, towns and...
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Ireland This Century
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This book assesses Ireland's major political, social and cultural developments during this troubled century. With a chronological appraoch to the...
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Useful Enemies : When Waging Wars is More Importan
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There are currently between twenty and thirty civil wars worldwide, while at a global level the Cold War has been...
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Writing Women's History : International Persp
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Five essays address such themes as the relationship between feminist history and women's history, the use of the concept of...
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Wild Swans
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The publication of Wild Swans in 1991 was a worldwide phenomenon. Not only did it become the best-selling non fiction...
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Liberation : Inspired by the incredible true story
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To the Allies she was a fearless freedom fighter, special operations super spy, a woman ahead of her time. To...
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The Private Mary Chesnut: The Unpublished Civil War Diaries (A Galaxy Book)
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Pulitzer Prize-winning historian C. Vann Woodward and Chesnut's biographer Elisabeth Muhlenfeld present here the previously unpublished Civil War diaries of...
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Great Irish Heroes : Michael Collins, Billy the Ki
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From Billy the Kid to President Roosevelt, this is a spectacular collection of true stories of Irish men and women...
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A Croft in the Hills
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A Croft in the Hills, first published in 1960, is now acknowledged as a classic among Highland books. It captures,...
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L.E.L. : The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Let
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A famous poet, a mysterious death and a story stranger than fiction... *FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS...
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The Girl In The Picture : The Remarkable Story Of
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On 8 June 1972, nine-year-old Kim Phuc, severely burned by napalm, ran from her burning village and into the eye...
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I Was Vermeer : The Forger Who Swindled the Nazis
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In 1945, a small-time Dutch art dealer was arrested for selling a forgery of a priceless national treasure - a...
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The Pun Also Rises : How the Humble Pun Revolution
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A funny, erudite, and provocative exploration of puns, the people who make them, and this derided wordplay's remarkable impact on...
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The Road from Ardoyne : The Making of a President
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Mary McAleese, Ireland's President, has a longstanding interest in many issues concerned with justice, equality, social inclusion, anti-sectarianism and reconciliation....
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With a Happy Eye, but...America and the World 1998
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In the introduction to this, the seventh collection ofthe newspaper and magazine columns, book reviews, speeches, and occasional writings of...
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Napoleon's Master : A Life of Prince Talleyra
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He took on Napoleon with a set of weapons that seemed unsuited to the task: flattery, courtesy and an alarmingly...
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Give War a Chance
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The author of Parliament of Whores takes a look at freedom around the world, discussing the Gorbachev-Reagan summit, the Berlin...
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