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Image for A Strong Land and a Sturdy : England in the Middle Ages

A Strong Land and a Sturdy : England in the Middle Ages

By: Barber, Richard

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041121

ISBN: 0233967400

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Mirror of Britain Series. Looks at Britain from the time of the Norman Conquest until the end of the English king's wars in France in 1453. Lavishly illustrated with over sixty b/w illustrations and eight pages in full colour. Previous owner's details to ffep. Good, clean copy with some light sunning to page edges. Price-clipped d/w protected by a plastic film - 128 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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

ISBN: 1843543095

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Fair


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

Image for How It All Began : The Stories Behind Those Famous Names

How It All Began : The Stories Behind Those Famous Names

By: Baren, Maurice E.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Smith Settle: 1992

Seller ID: 048817

ISBN: 1870071921

Condition: Near Fine


Seeks to reveal the story behind many of the famous brand names of our times including Heinz, Gillette, Bird's, Cadbury's, Gossard, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak, Ladybird etc. A clean crisp large format paperback, illustrated with numerous contemporary advertisements in b/w and colour. 125 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Behind Barbed Wire

By: Barker, A. J.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Purnell Book Services: 1974

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 054764

Condition: Very Good


Largely based on a wide range of interviews with, and letters from, ex-POWs, with many of those experiences quoted verbatim. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in a d/w - 242 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Setting the Desert on Fire : T. E. Lawrence and Britain's Secret War in Arabia, 1916-18

Setting the Desert on Fire : T. E. Lawrence and Britain's Secret War in Arabia, 1916-18

By: Barr, James

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066197

ISBN: 0747579865

Condition: Very Good


Groundbreaking work which tells the full story of the revolt made legendary by Lawrence in Seven Pillars of Wisdom. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 362 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Suburban Style : The British Home, 1840-1960

Suburban Style : The British Home, 1840-1960

By: Barrett, Helena; Phillips, John

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald Orbis: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047977

ISBN: 0356140547

Condition: Very Good


An appreciation of the design features that form the suburban taste, from the High Victorian period when the first surburbs were built after the Second World War. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 224 pages including index. Illustrated in both b/w and colour. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for English Episcopal Acta VII : Hereford, 1079-1234

English Episcopal Acta VII : Hereford, 1079-1234

By: Barrow, Julia ( Edited By )

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063207

ISBN: 0197261094

Condition: Very Good


The only edition specifically devoted to the acta of the bishops of Hereford between the consecration of Bishop Robert of Lotharingia in 1079 and the death of Bishop Hugh Foliot in 1234. An extensive introduction provides biographies of the bishops during this period, a survey of the evolution of the episcopal household, and a full diplomatic and palaeographical analysis of the charters. Clean, bright copy with lightest bumping to top corners - 361 pages including indexe... View more info

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Dollars and Dictators : Guide to Central America

By: Barry, Tom; Wood, Beth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Zed Press: 1984

Seller ID: 051018

ISBN: 0862321689

Condition: Very Good


Written in the mid 1980's a comprehensive and detailed overview of the Central American political economy - profiling each country and commenting on the important issues of the time. Tanning to page edges else a good clean paperback. 263 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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L'an mil et la paix de Dieu

By: Barthelemy, Dominique

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Fayard: 1999

Seller ID: 060569

ISBN: 2213604290

Condition: Near Fine


La France chretienne et feodale, 980-1060 (French Edition). Clean, bright, large volume paperback with text in FRENCH - 637pp inc index & table des matieres. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Chevaliers et miracles : La violence et le sacré dans la société Féodale

Chevaliers et miracles : La violence et le sacré dans la société Féodale

By: Barthélemy, Dominique

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Armand Colin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060982

ISBN: 2200266197

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, bright, large format paperback with text in FRENCH. Appears unread - 296pp inc Table des Matieres. Faint crease marks to cover. Prompt dispatch. 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

ISBN: 221359998X

Condition: Near Fine


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 Les pouvoirs locaux dans la France du centre et de l'ouest (VIIIe-XIe siècles)

Les pouvoirs locaux dans la France du centre et de l'ouest (VIIIe-XIe siècles)

By: Barthélemy, Dominique; Bruand, Olivier; Collectif

Price: £15.50

Publisher: Rennes, France, Presses Universitaires De Rennes: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060596

ISBN: 2753500452

Condition: Near Fine


Implantation et moyens d'action sous la direction de Dominique Barthelemy et Olivier Bruand. Clean, bright, large format paperback with text in FRENCH. Some light sunning to covers - 250 pp inc Table des matieres. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The World of El Cid : Chronicles of the Spanish Reconquest

The World of El Cid : Chronicles of the Spanish Reconquest

By: Barton, Simon & Fletcher, Richard

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Manchester, England, Manchester University Press: 2000

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 060368

ISBN: 0719052262

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Manchester Medieval Sources Series which makes available for the first time in English translation, four of the principal narrative sources for the history of the Spanish kingdom of Leon-Castile during the eleventh and twelve centuries. Clean, tight paperback which appears unread. Light signs of shelf life to covers - 281 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Short History of the American Civil War

By: Basler, Roy P

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Basic Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005041

Condition: Very Good


The author deftly narrates the flow of war and events that constituted the most catastrophic- and yet in some ways the most glorious- period of American history. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and minor loss to spine - 140 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Chronique de Saint-Pierre-le-Vif de Sens, dite de Clarius

Chronique de Saint-Pierre-le-Vif de Sens, dite de Clarius

By: Bautier, Robert-Henri et Gilles, Monique (Texte Edite Traduit et Annote)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Éditions du Centre national de la recherche Scientifique: 1980

Seller ID: 060458

ISBN: 2222018056

Condition: Very Good


Sources dhistoire médiévale. Clean, square HARDBACK with text in FRENCH. Nogent-le-Rotrou Imprimerie Daupeley-Gouverneur 1980. 505pp inc Table des Matieres. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Thomas Munro and the Development of Administrative Policy in Madras 1792-1818

By: Beaglehole, T. H.

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Cambrdige,, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Seller ID: 056041

ISBN: 0521148111

Condition: As New


Gives a detailed chronological study of Munro's administrative career up to 1820, and the reforms he made later as the Governor of Madras and East India. As new, unread paperback. 183 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Independent Book of Anniversaries

By: Beal, George

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing, Limited": 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017191

ISBN: 0747206848

Condition: Very Good


Clean, square copy in an un-clipped d/w which shows slightest wear & tear. Light sunning to page edges only. Births and Deaths through the ages, Victories, Defeats, Inventions, Thefts, Earthquakes, History of the Arts. 503 Pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Thomas Reed - the First 200 Years

By: Bean, David

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, Thomas Reed: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030585

Condition: Good


Published to mark their bicentenary this book looks at the history of the Sunderland printers from their earliest days when the young Thomas Reed set up his own printing works in a quayside shop in Sunderland, through two hundred years to the international printing, packing and publishing company of today. Bound in brown cloth boards with gilt lettering. 65 pages. Illustrated in b/w & colour. Some staining to rear cover but otherwise clean. View more info

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The Roman Triumph

By: Beard, Mary

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, Harvard University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065626

ISBN: 0674026136

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant account of the Roman world in all its aspects - military and political, social and literary, religious and geographical. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped dustjacket. 434 pages including index. B/W illustrations to the text. Includes a newspaper article from The Guardian about Mary Beard. Prompt dispatch. View more info