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The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes, Abulafia, David
1 Abulafia, David The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2005 0521023068 / 9780521023061 Paperback Re-Issue Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Part of the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought : Third Series - Volume 9.. Study of the economic development of different areas of twelfth-century Italy whose commercial interests were closely inter-related. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 310 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic, Adelman, Jeremy
2 Adelman, Jeremy Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic
Princeton, NJ, USA Princeton University Press 2006 069112664X / 9780691126647 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Takes a bold new look at both Spain's and Portugal's New World empires in a trans-Atlantic context, offering a new understanding of Latin American and Atlantic history. Clean, square hardback in a d/w. Appears unread - 409 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Yugoslavia, Alain, Pierre
3 Alain, Pierre Yugoslavia
Geneva, Switzerland Minerva 1985 Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Nostalgic look back on a beautiful country in happier times with colour photographs and commentary. Large format copy in pictorial laminated boards. Previous owner's details to ffep - 88 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Cyprus Guerrila Grivas Makarios and the British, Alastos, Doros
4 Alastos, Doros Cyprus Guerrila Grivas Makarios and the British
London William Heinemann Limited 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair - Repaired 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
The author, an authority on Cyprus who personally knows Makarios and other religious, political and military leaders, gives an account of the revolt and analyses its causes, documenting many of the incidents during the four dangerous and violent years before the Zurich Agreements were signed in London in February 1959. Good clean copy in a somewhat tatty, unclipped d/w with small losses and a tear down middle of front cover - 224 pages including index and b/w photographs. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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The Battle of the Berezina : Napoleon's Great Escape, Alexander Mikaberidze
5 Alexander Mikaberidze The Battle of the Berezina : Napoleon's Great Escape
Barnsley, South Yorkshire Pen & Sword Military 2010 1844159205 / 9781844159208 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Part of the Campaign Chronicles Series which draws on contemporary sources - letters, diaries, memoirs - to recreate one of the greatest escapes in military history - a story often half-told in general histories of the Russian campaign but never before fully explored. Unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 284 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in MDCCLXXXIX to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV Vol  I, Alison, Archibald
6 Alison, Archibald History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in MDCCLXXXIX to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV Vol I
Edinburgh & London William Blackwood Y Sons 1848 Half-Leather Reading Copy 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Leather is cracking to front hinge but board is still attached, otherwse a good clean copy of this book which covers the Progress of Freedom in the World before the French Revolution; the Comparative Progress of Freedom in France and England and the General State of France and causes which Predisposed its People to Revolution. xlix + 371 pages. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?, Angell, Norman
7 Angell, Norman Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?
London Noel Douglas 1926 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Looks at the relevance of the Russian Revolution on the strike torn Britain of the 1920s. A good clean hardback which has fading to spine and boards. 190 pages. No jacket. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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Princes and Territories in Medieval Germany, Arnold, Benjamin
8 Arnold, Benjamin Princes and Territories in Medieval Germany
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2003 0521521483 / 9780521521482 First Paperback Edition Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Aims to provide a comprehensive answer to the most important question in pre-modern German political history : why did a multiplicity of states and territories emerge by the end of the Middle Ages instead of an incipient 'nation state' under the crown? Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 314 pages including index. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Christianity and Revolutionary Europe, 1750-1830, Aston, Nigel
9 Aston, Nigel Christianity and Revolutionary Europe, 1750-1830
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2002 0521465923 / 9780521465922 First Edition Soft Cover As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Part of the New Approaches to European History Series which provides a comprehensive and accesible summary of the role of the churches during this turbulent period in European history. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 379 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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Spain : Yesterday and To-morrow, Baerlein, Henry
10 Baerlein, Henry Spain : Yesterday and To-morrow
London Herbert Jenkins Limited 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Now serves as a nostalgic visit to the towns and cities and people of Spain over eighty years ago in the pre-Franco era. Clean, square copy in green boards showing light shelfwear & tear - 320 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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From Viking Stronghold to Christian Kingdom : State Formation in Norway, C. 900-1350, Bagge, Sverre
11 Bagge, Sverre From Viking Stronghold to Christian Kingdom : State Formation in Norway, C. 900-1350
Copenhagen Museum Tusculanum Press 2009 8763507919 / 9788763507912 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine 4to 
Standard work providing a detailed account of Norwegian state formation in the period from c.950 to 1350 examining both its emergence from the Middle Ages and looking at the changes that took place in the military, social-economical, ideological, legal and administrative fields between the first formation of the kingdom and the early fourteenth century. Clean, crisp hardback which appears unread. 441 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 67.50 GBP
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The Unseen Terror : The French Revolution in the Provinces, Ballard, Richard
12 Ballard, Richard The Unseen Terror : The French Revolution in the Provinces
London I. B. Tauris 2010 1848853254 / 9781848853256 First Edition - Second Impression Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Draws on newly discovered and unpublished sources which cast fresh light on the lives of everyday men and women caught up in the revolutionary ferment. Unread hardback in a d/w - 266 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Battle : A New History of the Battle of Waterloo, Barbero, Alessandro
13 Barbero, Alessandro The Battle : A New History of the Battle of Waterloo
London Atlantic Books 2005 1843543095 / 9781843543091 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Thrilling new account of the great Battle of Waterloo translated from the Italian by John Cullen. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 340 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Soviet Union and Peace, Barbusse, Henri (Introduction by)
14 Barbusse, Henri (Introduction by) The Soviet Union and Peace
London Martin Lawrence Limited Soft Cover Fair 8vo 
The most important of the documents issued by the Government of the USSR concerning peace and disarmament from 1917 to 1929. "This book shows, with actual documents and speeches, how the Soviet Government has striven for peace. It includes the Decree of Peace (November, 1917) and the proposal for total world disarmament ten years later." Binding square and tight but text block is clean. Rear cover has 3 inch loss to top corner. Other covers are darkened. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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La mutation de l'an mil, a-t-elle eu lieu?, Barthélemy, Dominique
15 Barthélemy, Dominique La mutation de l'an mil, a-t-elle eu lieu?
Paris, France Fayard 1997 221359998X / 9782213599984 Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Servage et chevalerie dans la France des Xe et XIe Siècles. Clean, bright, large format paperback with text in FRENCH - 373 pp inc Table des matieres. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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The First Total War : Napolean's Europe and the Birth of Modern Warfare, Bell, David A.
16 Bell, David A. The First Total War : Napolean's Europe and the Birth of Modern Warfare
London Bloomsbury Publishing 2007 0747577196 / 9780747577195 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Tour de force of interpretative history in which the acclaimed historian argues that the Great War was not, in fact, the first total war. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 420 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market, Bell, Lionel
17 Bell, Lionel The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market
London New European Publications Limited 1995 1872410030 / 9781872410036 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Aims to establish the government's reasoning, principally by examination of its own records, to evaluate the quality of that reasoning and, finally, to test it in the light of later events. Small bookseller sticker to front pastedown and previous owner's name to ffep else a clean bright copy in green boards with silver lettering - 214 pages including references. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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European Palaces, Bentmann, Reinhard & Lickes, Heinrich
18 Bentmann, Reinhard & Lickes, Heinrich European Palaces
London Cassell 1978 0304301914 / 9780304301911 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good + Folio 
Translated by O.Orbis. Lavishly illustrated volume which depicts the history and development of Palace architecture in Europe through the 17th and 18th centuries. Clean, bright, large format hardback - 186 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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From the Soviet Bloc to the European Union : The Economic and Social Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe Since 1973, Berend, Ivan T.
19 Berend, Ivan T. From the Soviet Bloc to the European Union : The Economic and Social Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe Since 1973
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambrdige University Press 2009 052149365X / 9780521493659 First Edition - Second Impression Hard Cover As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Charts the gradual unraveling of state socialism in Central and Eastern Europe, its ultimate collapse in the revolutions of 1989, and the economic restructuring and lasting changes in income, employment, welfare, education, and social structure which followed. Unread hardback in pictorial laminated boards - 299 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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My childhood, my family and other adventures ( SIGNED COPY ), Berthoud, Ruth
20 Berthoud, Ruth My childhood, my family and other adventures ( SIGNED COPY )
Private 1979 Hard Cover Very Good 4to Signed by Author
Autobiography of the wife of a key figure in the Post-War Marshall Plan. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED to the ffep with the inscription ''For Evelyn - Christmas 1979 With love & best wishes. Ruth Bertoud.'' Blue boards with gilt lettering. Signs of shelfwear with minor indents to rear board - 54 pages. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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