History

The Sleepwalkers : How Europe Went to War in 1914
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The pacy, sensitive and formidably argued history of the causes of the First World War, from acclaimed historian and author...
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Big Little Lies : The No.1 bestseller behind the a
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DISCOVER THE GRIPPING NO. 1 BESTSELLER BEHIND THE AWARD WINNING HBO SENSATION STARRING REESE WITHERSPOON, NICOLE KIDMAN & MERYL STREEP...
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Jack Lynch: v. 1 : Hero in Crisis
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Jack Lynch lead Ireland through it's greatest time of crisis. Newly released documents reveal what really happened during the arms...
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Heroes : The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes ret
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IMAGINE SANDALS ON YOUR FEET, A SWORD IN YOUR HAND, HOT SUN BEATING DOWN ON YOUR BRONZE HELMET. ENTER THE...
Crisis and Comeback : Cork in the Eighties
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How does a city survive its worst recession in living memory? Cork entered the 1980s with swagger. The 1970s had...
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Hall's Ireland : Mr.
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Hall's Ireland : Mr.
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Mousewives and Muffintops : Euphemisms and Buzzwor
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This entertaining guide decodes the infuriating buzzwords and jargon that pepper life today. It exposes corporate doublespeak, political spin, journalistic...
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A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812
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WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE Drawing on the diaries of one woman in eighteenth-century Maine, this intimate history illuminates the...
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The Way of a Pilgrim : And the Pilgrim Continues H
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This enduring work of Russian spirituality has charmed countless people with its tale of a nineteenth-century peasant's quest for the...
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Dark Continent : Europe's Twentieth Century
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From award-winning historian Mark Mazower, Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century retells the story of a century of division, charting the...
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Lost Aberdeen
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The initial chapters are an odyssey through the early town, from the Green to the Gallowgate, charting the disappearance of...
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The Maximalist : The Rise and Fall of Tony O'
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An Irish epic, The Maximalist documents in unflinching detail and with great subtlety the meteoric rise and slow unravelling of...
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Mrs. Kennedy : The Missing History of the Kennedy
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MRS. KENNEDY: The Missing History of the Kennedy Years is a poignant and deeply sympathetic account of Jacqueline Kennedy during...
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Courtesans : Money, Sex and Fame in the Nineteenth
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During the course of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries a small group of women rose from impoverished obscurity to positions...
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Beliefs that Changed the World : The History and I
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How did Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism come to be the world's dominant religions? What are the real beliefs of...
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Dublin 1911
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In 1911 Ireland was on the cusp of a dramatic decade. The changes would come fast and hard: the 1913...
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Broken Vows : Tony Blair the Tragedy of Power
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When Tony Blair became prime minister in May 1997, he was, at forty-three, the youngest person to hold that office...
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Ancient Ireland : The User's Guide
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Ancient Ireland : The User's Guide
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Wherever Green Is Worn : The Story of the Irish Di
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Far more Irishmen live outside Ireland than within it. This fascinating study, by Ireland's best known and most controversial contemporary...
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The Wars Against Saddam : Taking the Hard Road to
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This riveting account is the summation of more than twenty years covering Saddam Hussein's Iraq: a major work of serious...
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Marie Antoinette: The last Queen of France
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Married for political reasons at the age of fourteen, Marie Antoinette was naive, impetuous, and ill equipped for the role...
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The Racist's Guide To The People Of South Afr
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Politically incorrect, comprehensively unscientific, and exceptionally funny, this guidebook identifies--and pokes fun at--the people of the Rainbow Nation. After sorting...
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A Haunted Land : Ireland's Ghosts
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The spirits of the dead return in many shapes and in many locations in Ireland. There are the wraith-like ghosts...
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The Secret Life of Bletchley Park : The History of
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Bletchley Park was where one of the war's most famous - and crucial - achievements was made: the cracking of...
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1066 and All That
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"Canute began by being a Bad King on the advice of his Courtiers, who informed him (owing to a misunderstanding...
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Endurance and Endeavour : Russian History, 1812-19
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This edition brings the narrative up to mid-1986, with revised tables and bibliography. show more
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Diana : Her True Story - In Her Own Words
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Originally published in 1992, this biography was produced with the full co-operation and input of the Princess. Following the tragic...
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The Ascent of Money : A Financial History of the W
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Bread, cash, dosh, dough, loot: Call it what you like, it matters. To Christians, love of it is the root...
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Original Wisdom : Stories of an Ancient Way of Kno
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- Explores the lifestyle of indigenous peoples of the world who exist in complete harmony with the natural world and...
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Infidel
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali is one of today's most admired and controversial political figures. She burst into international headlines following the...
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