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Image for The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes

The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes

By: Abulafia, David

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2005

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 060558


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic

By: Adelman, Jeremy

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, USA, Princeton University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063357


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. Prompt dispatch View more info

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Yugoslavia

By: Alain, Pierre

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Geneva, Switzerland, Minerva: 1985

Seller ID: 046753


Now serves as a 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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cyprus Guerrila Grivas Makarios and the British

By: Alastos, Doros

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058161


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... View more info

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The Battle of the Berezina : Napoleon's Great Escape

By: Alexander Mikaberidze

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Pen & Sword Military: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063195


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in MDCCLXXXIX to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV Vol  I

History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in MDCCLXXXIX to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV Vol I

By: Alison, Archibald

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood Y Sons: 1848

Seller ID: 044492


Leather is cracking to front hinge but board is still attached, otherwise 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. View more info

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Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?

By: Angell, Norman

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Noel Douglas: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055475


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. View more info

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Exposition Universelle et Paris 1889.

By: Anon

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Not Stated:

Seller ID: 065219


Celebratory book of the Paris Exposition Universelle which was held during the year of the 100th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, an event considered symbolic of the beginning of the French Revolution. No publisher's details. Contains 38 sepia-tone illustrations - 2 of which are double-paged. Views include:- Panorama de Paris - Les Sept Ponts sur la Seine; Hotel de Ville; Notre Dame; Palais de la Justice; Vue Generale du Louvre; Jardin du Palais-Royal; La ... View more info

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Christianity and Revolutionary Europe, 1750-1830

By: Aston, Nigel

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060438


Part of the New Approaches to European History Series which provides a comprehensive and accessible summary of the role of the churches during this turbulent period in European history. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 379 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Spain : Yesterday and To-morrow

By: Baerlein, Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins Limited: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044741


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. View more info

Image for From Viking Stronghold to Christian Kingdom : State Formation in Norway, C. 900-1350

From Viking Stronghold to Christian Kingdom : State Formation in Norway, C. 900-1350

By: Bagge, Sverre

Price: £67.50

Publisher: Copenhagen, Museum Tusculanum Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055728


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. View more info

Image for The Unseen Terror : The French Revolution in the Provinces

The Unseen Terror : The French Revolution in the Provinces

By: Ballard, Richard

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, I. B. Tauris: 2010

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056006


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. View more info

Image for The Battle : A New History of the Battle of Waterloo

The Battle : A New History of the Battle of Waterloo

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2005

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 063354


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. Prompt dispatch View more info

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The Soviet Union and Peace

By: Barbusse, Henri (Introduction by)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Martin Lawrence Limited:

Seller ID: 055476


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. View more info

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La mutation de l'an mil, a-t-elle eu lieu?

By: Barthélemy, Dominique

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Fayard: 1997

Seller ID: 060572


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The First Total War : Napolean's Europe and the Birth of Modern Warfare

The First Total War : Napolean's Europe and the Birth of Modern Warfare

By: Bell, David A.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062839


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market

The Throw That Failed : Britain's 1961 Application to Join the Common Market

By: Bell, Lionel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, New European Publications Limited: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046019


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. View more info

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European Palaces

By: Bentmann, Reinhard & Lickes, Heinrich

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1978

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 035667


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for From the Soviet Bloc to the European Union : The Economic and Social Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe Since 1973

From the Soviet Bloc to the European Union : The Economic and Social Transformation of Central and Eastern Europe Since 1973

By: Berend, Ivan T.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056063


Charts the gradual unravelling 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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for My childhood, my family and other adventures ( SIGNED COPY )

My childhood, my family and other adventures ( SIGNED COPY )

By: Berthoud, Ruth

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Private: 1979

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061372


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. View more info