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Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
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ean: 9781635060690, isbn: 1635060699,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 124 reviews
"A GREAT BOOK." --THE NEW YORK TIMES"MARVELOUS." --THE TELEGRAPH"A RARE GLIMPSE OF A FLEDGLING DAVID ATTENBOROUGH IN THE WILD." --VANITY FAIRLiving legend and presenter of BBC's Planet Earth series Sir David Attenborough tells the story of his early...
The Queen: The Life and Times of Elizabeth II
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mpn: 48583085, ean: 9780785835738, isbn: 0785835733,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 64 years, longer than any British monarch in history. During that time the Queen has endured the ups and downs that long life will bring. She was a beacon of hope during and after the Second World...
Hornblower's Historical Shipmates: The Young Gentlemen of Pellew's Indefatigable
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ean: 9781783270996, isbn: 1783270993,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
This book sets out the lives of seventeen 'young gentlemen' who were midshipmen under the famous Captain Sir Edward Pellew. Together, aboard the frigate HMS Indefatigable, they fought a celebrated action in 1797 against the French ship of the line ...
The Man Who Created the Middle East
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ean: 9780008121938, isbn: 0008121931,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
At the age of only 36, Sir Mark Sykes was signatory to the Sykes-Picot agreement, one of the most reviled treaties of modern times. A century later, Christopher Sykes’ lively biography of his grandfather reassesses his life and work, and the politi...
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ean: 9781594162626, isbn: 159416262X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
“Marvelous. . . . A wonderful book.”—Humana.Mente“Rovelli is the dream author to conduct us on this journey.”—Nonfiction.fr“At this point in time, when the prestige of science is at a low and even simple issues like climate change are m...
The Medici: Power, Money, and Ambition in the Italian Renaissance
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ean: 9781681774084, isbn: 1681774089,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
A vivid, dramatic, and authoritative account of perhaps the most influential family in Italian history: the Medici. A dazzling history of the modest family that rose to become one of the most powerful in Europe, The Medici is a remarkably modern stor...
Memoirs from Beyond the Grave: 1768-1800
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ean: 9781681371290, isbn: 1681371294,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Written over the course of four decades, François-René de Chateaubriand’s epic autobiography has drawn the admiration of Baudelaire, Flaubert, Proust, Barthes, and Sebald. Here, in the first books of his massive Memoirs, spanning the years 17...
The New Russia
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ean: 9781509523610, isbn: 1509523618,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
After years of rapprochement, the relationship between Russia and the West is more strained now than it has been in the past 25 years. Putin’s motives, his reasons for seeking confrontation with the West, remain for many a mystery. Not for Mikhail ...
A Chill in the Air: An Italian War Diary, 1939-1940
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ean: 9781681372648, isbn: 1681372649,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
A harrowing account of life in Italy in the year leading up to World War II, available in the US for the first time.In 1939 it was not a foregone conclusion that Mussolini would enter World War II on the side of Hitler. In this previously unpublish...
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mpn: 51, ean: 9780143128403, isbn: 014312840X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Washington Post bestsellerLos Angeles Times bestsellerA vivid and surprising portrait of the Italian people from an admired foreign correspondent How did a nation that spawned the Renaissance also produce the Mafia? And why does Italian have twelve w...
Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941
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mpn: 47714211, ean: 9781594203800, isbn: 1594203806,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
Pulitzer Prize-finalist Stephen Kotkin has written the definitive biography of Joseph Stalin, from collectivization and the Great Terror to the conflict with Hitler's Germany that is the signal event of modern world history In 1929, Joseph Stalin...
Diary of an Early American Boy: Noah Blake 1805 (Dover Books on Americana)
By Sloane, Eric/ Blake, Noah
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780486436661, isbn: 0486436667,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
For his fifteenth birthday in 1805, young Noah Blake's parents gave him a little leatherbound diary in which he recorded the various activities on his father's farm. This reprint of an actual early nineteenth-century book provides today's readers ...
The Bridge at Andau: The Compelling True Story of a Brave, Embattled People
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ean: 9780812986747, isbn: 0812986741,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
The Bridge at Andau is James A. Michener at his most gripping. His classic nonfiction account of a doomed uprising is as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling novels. For five brief, glorious days in the autumn of 1956, the Hungarian re...
Churchill's Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare: The Mavericks Who Plotted Hitler's Defeat
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ean: 9781250119025, isbn: 1250119022,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Six gentlemen, one goal: the destruction of Hitler's war machine In the spring of 1939, a top-secret organization was founded in London: its purpose was to plot the destruction of Hitler's war machine through spectacular acts of sabotage. The guerr...
George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I
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mpn: new18-20150802-a180434, ean: 9781400079124, isbn: 1400079128,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
In the years before the First World War, the great European powers were ruled by three first cousins: King George V of Britain, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Together, they presided over the last years of dynastic Euro...
Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
ean: 9781400154272, isbn: 1400154278,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Amazing Grace tells the story of the remarkable life of the British abolitionist William Wilberforce (1759-1833). This accessible biography chronicles Wilberforce's extraordinary role as a human rights activist, cultural reformer, and member of Parl...
The Death of Hitler: The Final Word
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ean: 9780306922589, isbn: 0306922584,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
On April 30, 1945, Hitler committed suicide in his bunker as the Red Army closed in on Berlin. Within four days the Soviets had recovered his body. But the truth about what the Russian secret services found was hidden from history, when, three months...
Antigonus The One-Eyed: Greatest of the Successors
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mpn: B/w maps and battle diagrams. Poss 8pp b, ean: 9781783030422, isbn: 1783030429,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Plutarch described Antigonus the One Eyed (382-301 BC) 'as 'the oldest and greatest of Alexander's successors,' Antigonus loyally served both Philip II and Alexander the Great as they converted his native Macedonia into an empire stretching from ...
Matriarch: Queen Mary and the House of Windsor
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781442236554, isbn: 1442236558,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
The life of Princess May of Teck is one of the great Cinderella stories in history. From a family of impoverished nobility, she was chosen by Queen Victoria as the bride for her eldest grandson, the scandalous Duke of Clarence, heir to the throne, wh...