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            Knowledge Encyclopedia History!: The Past as You've Never Seen it Before

            Knowledge Encyclopedia History!: The Past as You've Never Seen it Before (Hardback)

            By DK

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            Transform your view of history with this groundbreaking visual encyclopedia of the events of the past. From the disciplined armies of ancient Rome and the lives of ferocious samurai warriors to World War II and the rise of modern robotics, historical events are visualized in incr ...

            ISBN 9780241363379
            Published 1 October 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Knowledge Encyclopedia
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            Cook's Ark: The animals that sailed with James Cook
              

            Cook's Ark: The animals that sailed with James Cook (Paperback)

            By PhD, Alison Sutherland

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $48.00
            • Pub Date
              30 Oct 19

            Cook's Ark is a fascinating account of the animals that sailed with Captain James Cook to the South Pacific, with particular reference to New Zealand. It concludes by linking animals introduced during Cook's voyages with New Zealand's historic heritage breeds of livestock.

            ISBN 9780473493165
            Release Date 30 October 2019
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Legacy: One Family, a Cup of Tea and the Company that Took On the World
             

            Legacy: One Family, a Cup of Tea and the Company that Took On the World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Harding, Thomas

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            A panoramic new history of modern Britain, as told through the story of one extraordinary family, and one groundbreaking company. This is a sweeping yet intimate work of history, filled with stories of sacrifice and selflessness, betrayal and personal tragedy, Empire and its cost ...

            ISBN 9781785150890
            Published 3 September 2019 by Cornerstone
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            The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company

            The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Dalrymple, William

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            In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private army. The creation of this new government marked the moment that the East India Company ceased to b ...

            ISBN 9781408864388
            Published 10 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide
             

            Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide (Hardback)

            By Horwitz, Tony

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            Beloved best-selling author Tony Horwitz retraces Frederick Law Olmsted's epic journey across the American South in the 1850s, as he too searches for common ground in a dangerously riven nation. On the eve of the Civil War, an up-and-coming newspaper, the New York Times, sent a y ...

            ISBN 9781101980286
            Published 14 May 2019 by Penguin
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            A History of the Middle East: 5th Edition

            A History of the Middle East: 5th Edition (Paperback)

            By Mansfield, Peter

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            While the struggle for peace in the Middle East remains one of the greatest challenges facing the world today, here is a fascinating and meticulously researched history of the region. In this masterful work, Mansfield explores two centuries of history in the volatile Middle East, ...

            ISBN 9780141988467
            Published 15 October 2019 by Penguin
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            A Biography of Loneliness: The History of an Emotion
             

            A Biography of Loneliness: The History of an Emotion (Hardback)

            By Bound Alberti, Fay

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            Despite 21st-century fears of a modern 'epidemic' of loneliness, its history has been neglected. This is the first book on the history of loneliness to be published in English.

            ISBN 9780198811343
            Published 26 September 2019 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Money For Nothing: The South Sea Bubble and the Invention of Modern Capitalism

            Money For Nothing: The South Sea Bubble and the Invention of Modern Capitalism (Hardback)

            By Levenson, Thomas

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            In the summer of 1720 Britain was gripped by stock-market mania, the first truly modern speculative bubble. This is the tale of a great financial scandal and the first great 'crash' and how it gave birth to modern capitalism.

            ISBN 9781784973940
            Published 22 July 2019 by Head of Zeus
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            Germany

            Germany (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Berger, Stefan

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            'What is a German's fatherland?' This has arguably been the central question of modern German history. Germany explains the diverse ways in which national identity has been constructed over more than three centuries.

            ISBN 9781849665384
            Published 8 August 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Inventing the Nation
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            Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age
             

            Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age (Paperback, Main)

            By Platt, Stephen R.

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            The definitive history of the Opium War between Britain and China in the nineteenth century, shortlisted for the 2018 Baillie Gifford Prize.

            ISBN 9781786494870
            Published 26 June 2019 by Atlantic Books
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