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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

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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

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Great Britain and Sea Power, 1815-1853

By: Bartlett, C. J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 068185

Condition: Very Good


Surveys the first half of this period, examining in detail the inter-relationship of the naval, foreign and domestic policies of successive ministries. Previous owner's details neatly to ffep else a bright, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing darkened spine and now protected in a acetate jacket - 364 pages including index and several attached, fold-out maps. Prompt dispatch. 068185. View more info

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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

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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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Under Every Leaf : How Britain Played The Greater Game From Afghanistan to Africa

By: Beaver, William

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Biteback Publishing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060386

ISBN: 1849542198

Condition: Near Fine


Reveals the story of the shadowy Intelligence Division of the British War Office and its unsung role in the formation of the Victorian Empire and imperial policy-making from Asia to Africa. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 341 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Victorian Prints

By: Bedford, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066716

Condition: Very Good


No. 20 in the Collectors' Pieces Series. Handy-sized, 64 page booklet aimed to suit the enthusiast of more modest means. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Stalingrad

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 065950

ISBN: 0140249850

Condition: Very Good


Classic account of the epic turning point in the second world war. Light sunning to page edges Clean, large format paperback - 493 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Battle for Spain : The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Paperbacks: 2007

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 065947

ISBN: 0753821656

Condition: Near Fine


Scholarly examination of one of the most passionately debated conflicts of modern times. Winner of the La Vanguardia Prize. Large volume paperback which appears unread - 586 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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

ISBN: 1872410030

Condition: Very Good +


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Twelve Turning Points of the Second World War

By: Bell, P. M. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060433

ISBN: 0300148852

Condition: Near Fine


Lucid and fascinating analysis which highlights the uncertainties of the War and that its outcome was at many points less predictable than we often assume. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 264 pages including index. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bloomsbury

By: Bell, Quentin

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Futura Publications: 1974

Seller ID: 065432

ISBN: 0860077012

Condition: Very Good


An unbiased study which is of the utmost importance to our understanding of the art, the literature and the thought of the last century. Includes some previously unpublished personal snapshots and many examples of Bloomsbury's contribution to the fine arts. 93 pages including index. Previous owner's name inside front cover. Good clean paperback. Includes The Times newspaper obituary cutting of Quentin Bell. View more info

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Jack's Wartime R.A.F. Exploits (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bennett, Jack

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, Author: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 060666

ISBN: 0953198804

Condition: Near Fine


With a foreword by Wing Commander Hugh George DFC. Tells of the dedicated efforts of the ground crew who checked, repaired and serviced the returning aircraft round the clock. Clean, bright paperback which is SIGNED by the author inside the cover with the inscription ''To Ivor for looking after elec equipment- Best Wishes Jack'' - 143 pages. View more info

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The Victorian Scene : A Picture Book of the Period 1837-1901

By: Bentley, Nicolas

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045910

Condition: Very Good


The distinguished artist uses his acute and selective eye to look at the domestic life of Victorian times in putting together a beautiful and unusual book. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, large volume hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing sunning to spine protected in a plastic film - 296 pages including index. From the reference collection of the costume designer Colin Lavers and with his name/date to the ffep. 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

ISBN: 0304301914

Condition: Very Good +


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 No Picnic on Mount Kenya : An Escape from a Wartime Prison, an Epic Ascent, an All-Time Classic of Mountaineering Literature

No Picnic on Mount Kenya : An Escape from a Wartime Prison, an Epic Ascent, an All-Time Classic of Mountaineering Literature

By: Benuzzi, Felice

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, Patrick Stephens Ltd: 1989

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 056229

ISBN: 1852602678

Condition: Very Good


One of the most remarkable true adventure stories ever written. Some light tanning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 231 pages plus map endpapers. View more info

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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

ISBN: 052149365X

Condition: As New


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